News of the day 15 June 2023
News / Latest headlines
Uber driver in Mallorca

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Uber in Mallorca call for protection from taxi driver harassment

An incident in Paguera has highlighted the tensions between taxis and Uber.

Andrew Ede

Members of a pickpocketing gang being taken to court in Mallorca

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Sentences totalling 38 years demanded for pickpocketing gang

There was a major police operation against the gang in August 2020.

Andrew Ede

Palma still battling cruise pollution problems.

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Palma is fourth most polluted cruise port in Europe

Calls for greater electrification at ports in order to save lives.

Humphrey Carter

German police officer in Playa de Palma, Mallorca

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German police on the streets of Palma

The police will mainly operate in Playa de Palma.

Andrew Ede

News / Comment
Palma was declared a decade ago by the Sunday Times


Fantastic Palma

“I still believe that Palma is one of the best places to live in the world with a fantastic quality of life...”

Jason Moore

Expect long delays this summer on the Mallorcan roads


Mallorca heading for gridlock

85,000 plus hire cars on the roads of the Balearics this summer. We are just asking for trouble.

Humphrey Carter

José Hila of PSOE did two years before handing the vara over to Antoni Noguera of Més for the next two years


Mallorca and the magic wand

A notable occasion when a whole load of varas were on display - 183 in all - was in November 2017 when 183 Catalonian mayors went to Brussels to protest their displeasure at the dismissal of the Catalonia government.

Andrew Ede

Aldi stores in some UK cities are now fully self-automated


Alien Aldi

It starts in small ways and soon, before we know it, everything will require digital ID, passwords, QR codes and other bureaucratic paraphernalia.

Anna Nicholas

Britain swelters in 30C heat


Turned out nice again hasn’t it?

I have to say that I’d quite forgotten just how bizarre the British media can be where weather is concerned.

Frank Leavers

News / Celebs
Scott van der Sluis.


Welsh goalkeeper leaves club for Love Island

"I was shocked and saddened that Scott chose a villa in Mallorca..."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Holiday / Lifestyle

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Thursday, June 15

The evening bodes well for get-togethers, nightlife and romantic rendezvous.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Holiday / Hotels
Beach in Palma, Mallorca

Majorca tourism

Meliá boss concern about new Balearic government and tourism

Fear that a change will undo things that have been "done well".

Andrew Ede

The race is on.


Sunbed war has broken out in Mallorca

British tourist films evening battle for beds round the pool.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Travelling
The Costa Diadema is in Palma


Find out which ships are in port today

There is only one cruise ship scheduled to visit Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Weather / Latest news
Colonia Sant Jordi, Mallorca

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Friday's weather in Mallorca

The forecast for Mallorca for Friday, June 16.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Edition of 9 June 2023