News of the day 25 May 2023
News / Latest headlines
Sa Pobla, Mallorca

Latest headlines

45% of babies born in the Balearics have foreign parents

The percentage of children with a foreign mother has risen by five times over 25 years.

Andrew Ede

Lukas Kwasniok, coach of SC Paderborn

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German football coach released on charges after denying Cala Ratjada rape

Lukas Kwasniok is the coach of German second division side SC Paderborn.

Andrew Ede

Ryanair and the ensaimada

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Your weekly news catch-up in Mallorca

This week in the news: Ryanair and the ensaimada,

Andrew Ede

The Mallorca estate where the programme is filmed. Photo: Joan Llado.

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Social media blackout for Love Island this summer in Mallorca

The social media ban was trialled during the show's winter series earlier this year,

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

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Spain is the top place for Britons looking to relocate: survey

Ireland and Portugal are also emerging as popular destinations, with relatively simple immigration and residency options.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

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Renew your British passport NOW if you want to come to Mallorca this summer

If the full 10-week wait is needed, then an application made now would be returned in the middle of July.

Jason Moore

News / Comment
Local elections 2023


No vote in Mallorca

“If you don't vote you can't moan about the outcome or new council rules and regulations.”

Jason Moore

IB3 was launched when there was a Partido Popular government


Public TV in the Balearics

Vox don’t like IB3; they would close it down.

Andrew Ede

ITV channel present This Morning


This Boring show

While the row raged across social media with calls for both presenters to be fired, a froideur enveloped the two former friends and both began to protect their own careers.

Anna Nicholas

Susie Dent the lexicographer from the television programme Countdown


Going forward - It is what it is!

Why do people insist on saying some of the following irritatingly meaningless phrases, such as...

Frank Leavers

News / Celebs
The influencer used to be a flight attendant by profession


Welcome to Mallorca Vanessa, she could be your new neighbour!

"I can't believe it you don't know how long I've wanted to do THIS...."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporterDominik Sarota

Holiday / Airport
Holiday / Travelling
Costa Diadema cruise ship


Find out which ships are in port today

The Costa Diadema is the only cruise ship docking in the port of Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Weather / Latest news
Storm over Mallorca and flight diversions

Latest news

Mallorca flights diverted on Thursday because of the storm

The storm was more intense than had been expected.

Andrew Ede

Edition of 19 May 2023