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Teenagers in Spain's capital Madrid flout lockdown rules in mass-drink party of over 3000 people
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Teenagers in Spain’s capital Madrid flout lockdown rules in mass-drink party of over 3000 people

Hundreds of teenagers breaking lockdown rules by meeting to party, had to be dispersed by the people in the early hours of Sunday morning, it has been reported. The reports of 3000 teenagers are unconfirmed, however picture evidence points to over a hundred at least. They left behind thousands of bottles as they were dispersed […]

UK's coronavirus cases 'must drop' before British tourists will be let into Spain
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UK’s coronavirus cases ‘must drop’ before British tourists will be let into Spain

In a blow to British tourists who are used to frequenting the Spanish shores every summer, the government of Spain have stated that their covid-19 cases are ‘too high’ to be let in. Spain’s Minister of Industry, Commerce and Tourism Reyes Maroto, has said that the UK’s virus stats must improve before British travellers can […]

Spain releases today's coronavirus figures - drastic drop in numbers
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Spain releases today’s coronavirus figures – drastic drop in numbers

The Spanish Ministry of Health have released the last 24 hours Covid-19 figures. Health Ministry confirms a decrease in coronavirus infections, with 96 new infections and two deaths in the last 24 hours. Only 39 patients died in the last seven days whereas 14 days ago around 50 people were dying per day on average. […]

Spain's Malaga to deploy 902 unemployed 'beach vigilnates' across the Costa del Sol from tomorrow
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Spain’s Malaga to deploy 902 unemployed ‘beach vigilnates’ across the Costa del Sol from tomorrow

The ‘beach agents’ will take up their role from tomorrow, it has been confirmed. Nicknamed ‘beach vigilantes’ for not being official police officers, they have been brought in temporarily from the dole queue to bring law and order to the beaches of the Costa del Sol. It comes as the province, along with Valencia and […]

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World News Bites: Spain – Belgium Prince tests positive for virus

Spain – Belgium Prince tests positive for virus Belgian Prince Joachim, 28, has tested positive for coronavirus after attending a party during lockdown on 28th May in Cordoba. 27 other people who attended the party have been put in to quarantine. The party was a violation of lockdown rules, restricting gatherings of more than 15 […]

'Scared' British ex-pats in Spain to stay home than move to phase two
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‘Scared’ British ex-pats in Spain to stay home than move to phase two

British ex-pats in Spain have said they would rather stay home than move into phase two of the lockdown, reports suggest. The reports come as they say they feel ‘unsafe’ and that they would rather ‘wait until the whole pandemic is over.’ Over two thirds of Spain will be in phase two come tomorrow including […]

Breaking: Shock for the tourist industry as 140 passengers quarantined mid-air on flight over Spain
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Breaking: Shock for the tourist industry as 140 passengers quarantined mid-air on flight over Spain

A flight from Madrid to Spain’s Lanzarote had to be quarantined after a man was found to have coronavirus during the flight. A a 53 year old man was found to have the virus mid-flight after his sister contacted him to say his results came back positive. The man is reported to have immediately informed […]

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World News Bites: Australia – Men hired for sexual fantasy knock on wrong door

Australia – Men hired for sexual fantasy knock on wrong door In an embarrassing case of wrong delivery address, two men with machetes entered the wrong house in New South Wales to deliver a sex fantasy service. The service was organised on Facebook by a customer who has changed his address without updating the two […]

The five 'justified' reasons you can travel between Spain's different provinces
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The five ‘justified’ reasons you can travel between Spain’s different provinces

Regardless of which lockdown phase you are in (0,1,2, or 3) we look at the five allowed reasons you can travel between provincial borders in Spain. Since the lockdown began, movement was restricted between provinces in a bid to curtail the spread of Covid-19 as the virus devastated neighbouring Italy just across the water. Phases […]

Spain's Malaga and Granada to enter phase two of lockdown descalation from Monday
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Spain’s Malaga and Granada to enter phase two of lockdown descalation from Monday

Spain’s Costa del Sol is set to move into phase two from Monday, it has emerged. Granada and Malaga looked to be set to be left behind in phase 1 away from the rest of Andalusia after Spain’s Health Minister Salvador Illa said last week only the other regions would be moving forward. However, after […]

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World News Bites: COVID-19 status of Spain France and Germany

Spain has 283,849 cases, 196,958 recoveries and 27,118 deaths. A top ranking Guardia Civil officer resigned yesterday over the ongoing controversy. Germany has 182,150 cases, 163,200 recoveries and 8,548 deaths. Chancellor Merkel says maintaining social distance is an obligation. France has 182,913 cases, 66,584 recoveries and 28,596 deaths. Senate approved the digital tracing application StopCovid. […]

Tax collector receives 4.7 million euros from Spain town
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Tax collector receives 4.7 million euros from Spain town

Torrox, Malaga – former tax collector receives compensation over wrongful dismissal. A former tax-collector for the municipality of Torox in Malaga Province has received nearly 5 million euros in damages after 30 years of fighting. Mr Antonio Barragán, 79, signed an agreement before a notary for compensation regarding wrongful dismissal. Mr Barragan was dismissed from […]

Spain's Malaga airport to re-open to passengers with more routes added
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Spain’s Malaga airport to re-open to passengers with more routes added

International flight carriers have announced they are scheduling trips back across Europe with Spain’s Malaga included. Giants such as as Lufthansa and Air France, have started to schedule flights to Malaga from major European destinations such as Berlin and Paris in a bid to get life going again, despite them needing government bailouts. Other lower […]

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World News Bites: Spain – COVID-19 threatens the future of bullfighting tradition

Spain – COVID-19 threatens the future of bullfighting tradition The corona virus pandemic has emptied bullrings and cancelled the famous Running of the Bulls festival in Pamplona. The matadors claim that bullfighting received a meagre $71,655 in financial aid, even though it contributes almost 1% to the GDP of the country. While the matadors are […]

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Spain to reopen country to other nations with ‘low’ coronavirus rates

Spain’s tourism minister today declared that preferential treatment should be given to visitors from countries where coronavirus is ‘low’. Maria Reyes Maroto said her country wanted “territories with a similar epidemiological situation” to be opened up to each other. Her comments have come at the start of 10 days of national mourning for the country’s […]

Spain's youngest violent fugitive to be on the run from police in Andalusia
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Spain’s youngest violent fugitive caught by police in Andalusia

The violent and man is only 22 years of age. He escaped from the justice system in five years ago whilst serving a sentence for murder in a juvenile centre. The 22 year old convicted-murderer is always armed, using fake documentation who belongs to other people with similar traits to his. He is a man […]