News of the day 7 October 2022
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Find out which ships are in port today

There's not 1, not 2 but 4 cruise ships scheduled to visit Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Mallorca Daily Bulletin News Round up 7 October

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Your news update from Mallorca: from Christmas lights to celebs

A summarised article on this week's highlighted stories.

Andrew Ede

Montuïri was flooded as Mallorca has hit by strorms again this afternoon.

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Flash floods in Mallorca

People in parts of Mallorca were told to not leave their homes until the storms passed on Friday.

Humphrey Carter

Huge problems of overcrowding in the Balearics this summer.

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July was the second busiest in history in Mallorca

Balearic population nearly doubled on a single day in July.

British "giant" docks in Palma

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British "giant" docks in Palma

Britannia features a 94-metre (308 ft) Union Flag on her bow,

Jason Moore

How the Son Bunyola retreat will look.

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Boost for Branson’s new luxury Mallorca hotel

Son Bunyola retreat is due to open next summer.

Humphrey Carter

Drugs, cash and waepons were seized in Palma today.

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Seven people busted in Mallorca drugs operation

30 officers stormed three properties this morning.

Humphrey Carter

News / Celebs
Manchester City's Jack Grealish is learning to be a DJ.


Man City star has been DJing in the Balearics

Grealish may have been a Balearic club promotor...

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Lifestyle


Massage is another language

“Clients come to see me with a lot of different issues, but you can often bring the cause of their pain back to the same things: stress and anxiety can create a lot of pain in the body..."

Vicki McLeod

Holiday / Hotels
Tourist tax will be frozen in the Balearics next year.


Balearic tourist tax will not go up next summer

Opposition parties have been calling for the tourist tax to be scrapped.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Travelling
The cruise ship was forced to dock earlier than usual.


Cruise ship docks in Palma due to medical emergency

Passenger was suffering from serious respiratory problems.

Island life / Schools


The Return to School: Queen's College

The younger children have resumed their Forest Fridays; outdoor education is included in the primary curriculum on a regular basis.

Queen's College

Sport / Real Mallorca
Mallorca play bottom side Elche on Monday.

Real Mallorca

Mallorca away at Elche on Monday night

After their gutsy performance last Saturday night, going down 0-1 to Barcelona, the football media has been full of praise for our valiant effort.

Sport / Other Sports
Rafa Cabrera Bello.

Other Sports

Top names in golf heading for Mallorca

The 2021 Spanish Open champion Rafa Cabrera Bello is the star of a line-up that includes, among other champions, German Maximilian Kieffer and European Ryder Cup vice-captain Thomas Bjorn.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Real Madrid training today.

Other Sports

Real and Barca search for momentum ahead of Clasico

Real Madrid dropped their first points of the campaign in a 1-1 home draw against Osasuna last Sunday.

Edition of 7 October 2022