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PM passes lockdown hot potato on to regional governments

PM Pedro Sánchez this week passed the hot potato of calling a new state of emergency – which could include lockdown measures – to...

Controversy over denialists rally as Covid-19 figures rocket

A fiery crossfire of accusations is underway between Madrid city hall and the central government delegate following a sanctioned protests by Covid-19 denialists in...

Regions to curb smoking in latest Covid-19 measures

SPAIN continues to fight new flare-ups of Covid-19 with regions imposing local lockdowns and extra measures in an attempt to curb contagion. The latest new...

Where’s king Juan Carlos?

The whole of Spain is currently asking the same question: where has former king Juan Carlos I gone?

Battle to keep flare-ups under control

Regional health authorities throughout Spain are struggling to keep the over 400 flare-ups reported throughout the country under control.

Flare-ups see coronavirus figures rise again

The widespread use of face masks in all public areas at all times (with certain exceptions) is now obligatory in all Spanish regions except...

Magaluf and Palma nightlife strips closed

Mallorca authorities have ordered the closure of bars and nightclubs in beachfront areas popular with foreign visitors.

Official tribute to Covid-19 victims

King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia - along with their daughters Princess Leonor and Infanta Sofia - today (Thursday) presided over an official tribute...

No bulls in Pamplona

Residents in Pamplona dressed up on Monday in white clothes and traditional red scarves to mark what should have been the start of their...

Large flare-ups in Lleida and Lugo raise concern

Flare-ups of Covid-19 have now been reported in practically all regions of Spain - the majority are under control but two of them are...

It’s official: Spain-England airbridge begins on July 10

At 21.00 UK time on Friday, the government finally gave the list of countries that tourists from England can visit without being subject to...

Spain scraps quarantine ‘out of respect for Britons owning holiday homes...

One of the main reasons for scrapping the quarantine for British citizens visiting Spain from today (June 21) is the fact that over 400,000...

Spain officially ends lockdown

Spain's state of emergency, which included one of the most strict lockdown in Europe, has officially ended. Since midnight, Spain is now in the so-called...

Spain will not impose quarantine on British tourists

Spain will not impose self-isolation on British tourists from today (Sunday, June 21) despite the fact that the UK has not lifted a similar...

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