News of the day 1 March 2024
News / Latest headlines
Guardia Civil in Mallorca

Latest headlines

Magalluf child dies after suffocating in a dryer

The boy had previously climbed into the dryer when playing hide-and-seek.

Andrew Ede

Police cars in Manacor, Mallorca

Latest headlines

Man who died in Porto Cristo fire had been arrested for posting intimate images of his ex-partner

Domingo Vidal was sentenced to eighteen years for the murder of a woman in Cala Ratjada.

Andrew Ede

Mosque in Manacor, Mallorca

Latest headlines

Political objections to the building of a new mosque in Manacor

One option for a new mosque is in the centre of Manacor.

Andrew Ede

The Guardia Civil searched a number of properties in Mallorca.

Latest headlines

146 million euro scam busted in Mallorca

The operation, known as ‘Kruguer’, has been coordinated by Europol.

Humphrey Carter

New chief of police for Pollensa in Mallorca

Latest headlines

A new chief of police for Pollensa - Magalluf it isn't

Francisco Darder says that the scale of fiestas in Pollensa "is really very different from what I'm used to".

Andrew Ede

Buses in Palma, Mallorca

Latest headlines

Passenger arrested for assaulting Palma bus driver

The bus driver had asked the passenger to turn down the music from a speaker.

Andrew Ede

News / Comment
Spain has a lot to thank British company for and so does Rafa Nadal.


Miners and their enormous role

It was the British miners who introduced football to Spain and tennis.

Jason Moore

There is a growing desire to charge tourists for everything and anything.


Tourists not made of money!

Now, the elephant in the room appears to be “tourism overload”.

Humphrey Carter


A Taxi-ing problem

Taxi licences cost a fortune so it’s nigh impossible for young Mallorcans to take up the profession unless they are prepared to be in debt for decades or borrow their parent’s licence and car, which many do.

Anna Nicholas

Holiday / Lifestyle

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Friday, March 1

When it comes to interacting or working with others, we should do what we can to exercise patience and healthy boundaries

MDB Digital

Holiday / Airport
Drunken tourists fighting on a flight to Spain.


Over 70% of Bulletin readers support ban on boozing and flying

Last year Ryanair cracked down on in-flight drinking.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Travelling
The MSC Orchestra is one of the ships visiting Palma today


Find out which ships are in port today

The MSC Fantasia is one of the two cruise ships in Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Weather / Latest news
Alcudia Bay, Mallorca

Latest news

Saturday's weather in Mallorca

The forecast for Mallorca for Saturday, the second of March.

Andrew Ede

Paperwork / Paperwork
the Labour Party has made it clear that it wants to see a greater level of freedom of movement within the EU for Britons,


“The Labour Party has made it clear that it wants to see a greater level of freedom of movement”

“Solving the 90-day problem works both ways, it’s good for the UK and it’s beneficial for Spain and France, for example, not to mention the rest of the EU.”

Humphrey Carter

Sport / Real Mallorca
La Cartuja stadium, Sevilla.

Real Mallorca

Mallorca face “fairytale” side Girona

Real Mallorca are expecting a tough game in the Son Moix on Sunday at 18:30.

Monro Bryce

Sport / Other Sports
Nadal vs. Alcaraz | The Netflix Slam | A Netflix Live Sports Event | Official Trailer | Netflix

Other Sports

The Slam: Rafa Nadal takes on Carlos Alcaraz this Sunday on Netflix

The Nadal vs. Alcaraz match will be streamed live on Netflix on Sunday, March 3.

Ashlee Caliz

Edition of 1 March 2024