News of the day 15 May 2024
News / Latest headlines
Palma, Mallorca scene

Latest headlines

Rents 30% lower under Balearic government's scheme for empty homes

The government believes that "thousands of apartments" will come onto the market.

Andrew Ede

Local police in Playa de Palma, Mallorca

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Palma arrests have increased by 175%

The chief of police says efforts are being made to recruit more officers.

Andrew Ede

Lluc Sanctuary, Mallorca

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Lluc Sanctuary faces fine for illegal tourist accommodation

268 accommodation places for which there is no permission.

Andrew Ede

File image of an ambulance on a road in Mallorca

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Cyclist dies while cycling towards a village in Mallorca

A witness alerted 112 that there was a cyclist on the ground who was not moving.

MDB Digital

Holiday / Lifestyle

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Wednesday, May 15

The evening hours can be useful for tackling routine chores

MDB Digital

Holiday / Travelling
Italian ferry operator GNV a daily visit to the island


Find out what ships are in port today

No cruise ships scheduled into Palma's port today.

Christina Buchet

Holiday / Attractions


Palma announces date for 2024 Christmas lights switch-on

The switch-on will take place a week before Black Friday this year.

MDB Digital

Weather / Latest news
Rain in Palma, Mallorca

Latest news

Thursday's weather in Mallorca

The forecast for Mallorca for Thursday, 16 May.

Andrew Ede

Sport / Real Mallorca
CA Osasuna - RCD Mallorca

Real Mallorca

Mallorca edge one point closer to survival

Mallorca had a couple of half chances but had to settle for a point.

Monro Bryce

Food and drink / Food and drink

Food and drink

Mediterranean Fish Cookery

Monkfish is sweet and mild and the flesh is firm and almost 'meaty' in texture making it a popular choice on menus.

Marc Fosh

The Mallorcans / News
The Mallorcans: Chapter 14 Maruja Mira

The Mallorcans

A shoemaker's tale from Soller

"These shoes are very popular in summer because of the fabric combination. They come in all colours and are often worn with jeans."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporterAnja Schmidt

Edition of 10 May 2024