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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...

‘Social shield’ against the virus

THE GOVERNMENT has approved a third decree of measures, including 50 proposals by 11 ministries, to protect small businesses and the self-employed, and the...

Spain sees light at the end of the tunnel

DESPITE a minor increase in daily deaths and new cases yesterday (Thursday), the spread of coronavirus in Spain is continuing to slow down. Yesterday the...

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...

Coronavirus case trickle in Spain

FOURTEEN new cases of Covid-19 Coronavirus have been reported in Spain this week - taking the tally to 16 since the outbreak began last...

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...

Coronavirus count is ‘stabilising’ – despite death toll peak

SPAIN reported a new record in virus-related deaths on Thursday, with 950 in 24 hours although the growth in infections is waning, health ministry...

State of emergency to be extended until April 11

PM Pedro Sánchez has announced that he will be requesting parliament approval to extended the current state of emergency (in the state of alarm...

Nationwide cheer for medical personnel

A nationwide cheer to show support to the medical personnel attending those infected with Covod-19 has been called for tonight at 20.00 Residents are asked...

School year pass

PUPILS throughout Spain will not lose this school year and will generally go on to the next, according to special measures announced on Wednesday...

Spain surpasses China in Covid-19 cases

Spain has today (Monday) surpassed China in number of coronavirus cases. In this morning's daily breifing on the Covid-19 crisis, the government has announced...

Royals tested negative for Covid-19

The results of Covid-19 tests carried out on the Spanish royal family yesterday are all negative. The test were carried out after Queen Letizia...

Sevilla suspends Feria de Abril

One of the most popular events in Southern Spain, the Feria de Abril in Sevilla, has been suspended by the city authorities due to...

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Brexit passport rule changes

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