News of the day 21 September 2023
News / Latest headlines
Classroom in Mallorca

Latest headlines

Balearics need over one hundred teachers

The shortages are for vocational training and at secondary level.

Andrew Ede

Residents of a Palma care home who had to be evacuated because of a fire

Latest headlines

Phone charger the cause of Palma care home fire

One hundred and fifty residents had to be evacuated.

Andrew Ede

Fury at Palma airport

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Passenger arrested for attacking Ryanair staff at Palma airport

In a state of anxiety and violence, the man assaulted a Ryanair employee.

MDB Digital

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Mallorca's MOT stations to open Saturdays in September and October

The Council of Mallorca hopes to set up 2,400 new appointments to help reduce the waiting time, which is around 35 days.

MDB Digital

The heavy rain in Mallorca on Tuesday and Wednesday (September 19-20 2023)

Latest headlines

Your weekly news catch up in Mallorca

Weather, diving, match fixing, planes collide, illegal holiday rentals, British tourists not fined...

Andrew Ede

Former chief of Calvia police in Mallorca at the courts in Palma

Latest headlines

No pre-trial agreement for Calvia police corruption case

The former chief of the Calvia police force was arrested in August 2014.

Andrew Ede

News / Comment
In January this year, the Balearics had 129,000 foreign tourists

Majorca tourism

The Balearics have become Spain’s summer tourism star

In all, Mallorca’s tourism increased by 4.5%, which included a dip of 9.2% among the Spanish. Ah yes, the Spanish. Mallorca’s become expensive for them, so some tourism industry sources have suggested...

Andrew Ede

Tourists in Magalluf


Magalluf in limbo again

“Is the party back on again or are last orders to be enforced again next summer season...

Jason Moore

Pictures were being taken and posted on Instagram accounts


Stop posing in the Balearics

The surge in influencers has come under fire by some sections of society for over-publicising the beauty of the Balearics leading to isolated saturation.

Humphrey Carter

News / Celebs
Rhian Sugden is on holiday in Mallorca.


Russell Brand ex chilling in Mallorca

"I’ve no scoop on the fella except his hair used to smell bad and he definitely wasn’t the one that got away.”

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Lifestyle

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Thursday, September 21

Connection and conversation with others are encouraged, particularly with folks from different backgrounds, as it will be easier to find common ground

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter


When do the clocks 'fall back' with the arrival of autumn?

The winter time change is often confused with the start of autumn, which this year takes place on September 23.

MDB Digital

This garment combines tradition and modernity


Zara's trench coat that you won't want to take off this autumn

If you are looking for a garment that combines tradition and modernity, that is versatile and never goes out of fashion, this trench coat from Zara is for you.

MDB Digial

Holiday / Airport
Low-cost airlines could be forced to cap prices.


The end of super-cheap flights in the air

France will seek support from other European Union countries for a minimum price on flights in Europe.

Humphrey CarterReuters

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
Strays | Official Trailer [HD]


Films in English in Mallorca from Friday

Get ready for an unforgettable cinematic experience as we bring you a fantastic lineup of new films this weekend! Whether you're a fan of action, romance, comedy, or adventure, there is something for everyone. See you at the movies!

Christina Buchet

Weather / Latest news
The view from space. A cloudy Mallorca!

Latest news

Yep, it is cloudy in Mallorca!

Heavy rains are normal at this time of the year.

Jason Moore

Island life / Paperwork


D Day for Driving Licences

The Spanish government wants to encourage people who have innovative business ideas to live here.

Vicki McLeod

Food and drink / Food and drink
The Blue Bar in Palmanova

Food and drink

Cocktail Hour: The Blue Bar

“The best view” of Palmanova.

Mia Naprta

Edition of 15 September 2023