Etiqueta 'Mallorca lockdown'
Palma police officer on the Avenida Gabriel Alomar.


One-year sentence demanded for repeated breaches of lockdown

Marina F. was reported on three occasions and arrested on the fourth occasion for serious disobedience.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter04/09/2020 10:49

We get our word ‘confinement’ from the Middle French ‘confiner’ plus ‘ment’.

Did You Know

Words and more..

The Spanish word for being legally bound to stay at home is ‘confinamiento’, which translates neatly into ‘confinement’, an old word that covers this situation.

Andrew Valente06/05/2020 04:01

La Vileta Loonies smashing the scavenger hunt!

Majorca Mallorca

Where are we now?

It has been a source of support for not just me but more than 2,300 members and counting.

Vicki McLeod30/04/2020 10:36

A little girl taking a walk with her mother

Practical Parenting

The Long Haul

We often adopt our own values by comparing to others – that can be really helpful in certain situations and if it is, then great.

Julie Waller & Barbora Sollerova30/04/2020 10:05

First day outside for children under 14.

Out and About

The Kids Are Back In Town

Children just want to be occupied and are generally very willing to learn something new, as long as it’s not presented as a boring chore!

Peter Clover30/04/2020 09:27

New Size Jay's English class


The Tutor’s role – A support for the future

Effective tutoring works but it starts with the right connectivity in the first place.

Julie Holdsworth29/04/2020 12:08

Gratitude is an attitude

Majorca Mallorca

Gratitude is an attitude

It would seem that the benefits of practicing gratitude are nearly endless.

Vicki McLeod28/04/2020 11:24

A sage planted with tomatoes and carrots

The Good Life

Just checking

Caught in the act again, I am digging through some of the seed pots to see if I can see any signs of life.

Caroline Fuller28/04/2020 09:13

Eye strain

Majorca Mallorca

Home Work Health

This column today is for you if you have eye strain or neck pain, two of the lesser known by products of the lockdown.

Vicki McLeod27/04/2020 12:16

Post It wall on NYC Subway

Lockdown at Home

Life in Lockdown Series: 6

Giving feedback is frequently automatic and immediate. Very often we do this without a thought.

Margaret Morris27/04/2020 09:41

It was World Book Day this week.

Majorca Mallorca

Lockdown - Happy Christmas!

One of the things I think I will introduce into the group over the coming weeks are some easy workshops for businesses to learn to market themselves better.

Vicki McLeod25/04/2020 10:59


The Blog

Different Rules For Different Villages?

It seems impossible to conceive of a situation whereby, for example, Deya (with zero infections) would have different rules to its neighbour Soller (with ten).

Andrew Ede24/04/2020 10:16

Sautéed Beet Greens with Garlic Mushrooms and Spanish Rice


Get cooking with the American chef in Majorca

My Nana would make beet greens from freshly picked ones from her garden and I have loved them ever since.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter24/04/2020 10:07