News of the day 8 October 2022
News / Latest headlines

Latest headlines

Find out which ships are in port today

There are two cruise ships scheduled to visit Palma today

Cathy Caliz

At the congress for Spain's holiday rentals sector

Majorca tourism

Holiday rentals - "a strategic accommodation segment"

Holiday rentals are said to generate spend per stay 23% higher than that of hotels.

Andrew Ede

Contestants for Miss Tourism World Spain at a Chinese restaurants in Palma, Mallorca

Latest headlines

Miss Tourism World Spain now in Magalluf

A contest that used to be held in Alcudia.

Andrew Ede

Palma fire fighters rushed to the scene at 3am.

Latest headlines

Mallorca building evacuated

Fortunately, no injuries have been reported.

Escorca town hall in Mallorca

Latest headlines

Valldemossa lost its wealthiest municipality tag in 2020

No surprise that the pandemic led to reduced average net incomes in Mallorca.

Andrew Ede

Rafael Nadal and his wife, Xisca Perelló, after the French Open in 2022

Latest headlines

For Rafa Nadal and Xisca, a baby boy

The baby was born on Saturday morning.

Andrew Ede

Emergency services at a drowning incident in Mallorca

Latest headlines

Tourist rescued from drowning in Paguera

Emergency services were called around 1pm on Saturday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment
Playa de Palma, Mallorca


Changing the name of Playa de Palma

Local residents' representatives have flatly rejected the proposed name change.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Travelling
Porsche Traktorfahrer Club in Mallorca

Majorca tourism

Tractor tourism arrives in Mallorca

The Porsche tractors are worth up to 100,000 euros.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Attractions
Mallorca Live festival is up for two top awards.


Mallorca music festival nominated for top awards

The sixth edition of the Magalluf festival will take place in May next year

Humphrey Carter

Weather / Latest news
Heavy rain in Sant Llorenç, Mallorca

Latest news

Sirens bring back bad memories in Sant Llorenç

One resident says that there had been no advice that an alarm would sound.

Andrew Ede

Weather / Temperatures
Rain in Palma, Mallorca


Saturday's weather in Mallorca

Weather alert for the whole of Mallorca on Saturday. Balearic Webcams (

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sport / Other Sports
Edition of 7 October 2022