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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’s three requirements to allow the entry of citizens of non-EU...

The opening of borders to non-Schengen countries from July 1 will be conditioned to three basic requirments by Spain: 1) the state of the...

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...

Temperatures checks for passengers arriving from within EU and UK

The government has confirmed flights from within the EU and from the UK will be allowed to arrive at Spanish airports from July 1...

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...

“Tourists, Spain awaits you from July” says PM

PM Pedro Sánchez has invited foreign holidaymakers to return to Spain from July. In a public address this afternoon, the PM clearly stated: "Tourists,...

Tourists will be welcome ‘as soon as possible’

Holidaymakers will be welcomed back to Spain ‘as soon as possible’, but only when safe to do so, the country’s foreign minister has said.

Islands lead the way to phase 3

Four islands (La Graciosa, El Hierro and La Gomera in the Canaries, and Formentera in the Balearics) will be the first areas in Spain...

Walks and exercise from Saturday onwards

Minister for health Salvador Illa has just announced the regulations will allow adults (aged 14 and over) to take exercise or go for a...

Royal family join national mourning

King Felipe, Queen Letizia, Princess Leonor and Infanta Sofia joined the nation in a minute of silence at midday in front the Spanish flag...

Madrid to close Ifema field hospital

Madrid regional government has brought forward the closure of huge Ifema exhibition hall field hospital to tomorrow (May 1) after pressure on hospitals in...

State of emergency – measures announced

Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez has announced the measures that will apply during the state of emergency in Spain, which were agreed in Cabinet today. These...

Spain to declare State of Alarm

PM Pedro Sánchez has just announced that the Cabinet will declare the State of Alarm in the whole of Spain over the Covid-19 coronavirus...

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