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Travel requirements changed for Britons

British visitors will have to show a vaccination certificate against Covid-19 to enter Spain as the government tightens restrictions for travel from countries outside...

‘Incredible’ employment figures hailed

Unemployment in Spain fell by the largest ever number for a month of November, 74,381, and the number of workers making social security contributors...

Tests for UK travel start tomorrow

People travelling to the UK from any country will need to take a pre-departure test from tomorrow (December 7). According to the UK’s Department of...

Rollercoaster electricity prices continue

The wholesale energy price in Spain continues to fluctuate wildly. Today (Wednesday) householders signed up to the regulated tariff (PVPC) will pay an average of...

Children will get Covid jab

Approval has been given by Spain’s national public health committee to vaccinate children aged five to 11 years old against Covid-19. According to a press...

Moves afoot over the ‘180 days in Spain’ campaign

President of Alicante province Carlos Mazón met with the Spanish Ambassador in the UK, José Pascual Marco on Monday to enlist his support to...

Rich foreigners rule works for Britons wanting to live in Spain

Real estate chiefs have highlighted how Britons can beat Brexit rules by buying a property in Spain worth more than €500,000. Legislation was introduced by...

Measures to slash bills approved

Government measures to reduce the average electricity bill by 22% until the end of December, given the ‘extraordinary situation caused by record prices in...

Volcano makes history

On Sunday the eruption of the Cumbre Vieja volcano on La Palma reached the milestone of 85 days, which is the longest on record...

Severe flooding hits north of Spain

Following nearly two weeks of heavy rain and the arrival of snow melt, the longest river entirely within Spain, the Ebro, burst its banks...

Booster jabs for 60s announced

Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez stated on Wednesday that all people in their 60s will receive a booster jab to protect them against Covid-19. Previously national...

Fairer tax for property sellers

A revised law for the municipal capital gains tax known as the ‘plusvalía’ – paid when someone sells, is given or inherits a home...

‘Ping pain’ for vaccinated travellers set to end

The prospect of being ‘pinged’ by the NHS Test and Trace over a close Covid contact and told to self-isolate when visiting the UK...

Travel ‘risk’ to the UK – travellers could be told to...

Britons in Spain have highlighted potentially ‘unpleasant’ consequences of travel to the UK due the British government’s policy on Covid-19 vaccines. The British Embassy confirmed...

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