News of the day 11 September 2022
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Find out which ships are in port today

The Queen Elizabeth is one of the cruise ships in port today

Ashlee Caliz

Holiday rental villa in Mallorca

Majorca tourism

Alcudia and Buger - the highest densities of holiday rentals places

Pollensa has a lower density but is a far bigger municipality in terms of land area.

Andrew Ede

At an estate agents window in Menorca

Latest headlines

15% fall in Balearics sale of homes forecast for 2023

The average price of homes forecast to remain the same.

Andrew Ede

Cala Mondragó beach bar in Mallorca, closed and awaiting demolition

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Government demanding demolition go-ahead for Cala Mondragó beach bar

The Costas Authority has yet to definitively withdraw concession for the use of the beach bar.

Andrew Ede

The hearse carrying the coffin of Queen Elizabeth leaves Balmoral

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The Queen's final journey

A wreath of white heather, dahlias and sweet peas.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

The Queen's coffin is carried into the Palace of Holyroodhouse

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The Queen's coffin arrives in Edinburgh

Huge crowds witnessed the cortege along its route and once in Edinburgh.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

At the lighthouse in Portopí, Palma, Mallorca

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The last lighthouse keepers in Mallorca

The extinction of the lighthouse keepers' profession was as much a political decision as one to do with automation.

Andrew Ede

News / Comment
Fate: Laura and Natalia's stories


Fate: Laura and Natalia's stories

The sea was dirty, a murky green, and I swam out as far as I could to clean water...

Laura Stadler

Holiday / Attractions
Santa Ponsa Moors and Christians, Mallorca


Return of the Santa Ponsa battle

Eleven groups of Moors clashed with eleven groups of Christians.

Andrew Ede

Weather / Temperatures
Weather map for the Balearics, September 12, indicating heat alerts


Monday's weather in Mallorca

Yellow alert for high temperatures; stormy weather looks to be on its way. Balearic Webcams (

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sport / Real Mallorca
Real Madrid beat Real Mallorca

Real Mallorca

Madrid come back from a goal down to beat Mallorca

Three fabulous goals from Madrid, and a sitter missed by Mallorca.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

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