News of the day 10 August 2023
News / Latest headlines
David Martínez Grimalt, who suffered serious injury after diving into shallow water in Mallorca

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A month on from serious injury after jumping into the sea in Playa de Muro

A stranger saved his life. "I would like to meet him. Without him I would be dead."

Andrew Ede

The Rising Sun in Mallorca.

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Superyacht to the stars drops anchor in Bay of Palma

A gym, a basketball court, a wine cellar and a movie theatre are among the yacht's 82 rooms.

Jason Moore

Sun bed war caught on film in Mallorca.

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Ed Balls blames Brexit for sunbed wars

“It’s 7 o’clock at night, and these people reserve their sunbeds for the whole week."

Humphrey Carter

Two rescue vessels were deployed to the scene.

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Yacht explodes in Mallorca

A full investigation has been opened.

Humphrey Carter

Interior of a hydrogen bus in Palma, Mallorca

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War of words over Palma's hydrogen bus "chaos"

The main partner in the former coalition administration maintains that the new administration ordered a halt to the supply of hydrogen.

Andrew Ede

News / Comment
I enjoyed a full English breakfast for six euros


A full English for a few euros in Palmanova

Some bar and restaurant staff in Palma should wear balaclava helmets because their prices are daylight robbery.

Jason Moore

A brigade of Emaya workers cleaning up the neighbourhood


Cleaning up Mallorca

The new Palma City Council has wasted no time in tackling cleanliness and policing, but is it island wide?

Humphrey Carter

Mallorca politics


Whatever you say, never thank the previous lot

Armengol and her government could never admit it but Bauzá had laid the groundwork for them.

Andrew Ede

News / Celebs
Claudia Schiffer's fond memories of her summer holidays in Mallorca.


Claudia Schiffer’s happy memories of summer holidays in Mallorca

Claudia Schiffer first came to Mallorca on holiday as a little girl.

Humphrey Carter

Michael Douglas loves being at home in Mallorca.


Michael Douglas loves Mallorca and also his breakfast

Douglas has owned a property in Mallorca for over 30 years.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Lifestyle

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Thursday, August 10

Being responsible for our own happiness and peace of mind can also help.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Holiday / Hotels
Private jets and air taxis at Palma Airport, Mallorca

Majorca tourism

Mallorca's five-star hotels close to capacity as private-jet demand grows

Demand for luxury accommodation unaffected by price increases.

Andrew Ede

Holiday / Travelling
Costa's Diadema is visiting Palma today


Find out which ships are in port today

There are two cruise ships scheduled to visit Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Holiday / Attractions
Pacha Group’s concept of restaurant, cabaret, discotheque and club arrives in Mallorca


The Lio of Ibizan nights comes to Mallorca

Enjoy an unforgettable night at Lio's, the famous restaurant/cabaret/club on the Paseo Maritimo in Palma

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

GRAN TURISMO - Official Trailer (HD)


Calling all racing fans see what's showing at the cinema this weekend

See you at the finish line with this week's new film Gran Turismo. Also showing is Tilda Swinton's latest Only Lovers Left Alive.

Christina Buchet

Weather / Latest news
Weather map for Mallorca and the western Mediterranean on August 10

Latest news

Friday's weather in Mallorca

The forecast for Mallorca for Friday, the eleventh of August.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Edition of 4 August 2023