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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...

PM presents ‘de-escalation’ plan

The government’s initial ‘de-escalation’ plan for lockdown was revealed by PM Pedro Sánchez this afternoon (Tuesday). after it was approved in a Cabinet...

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 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...

‘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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Number of coronavirus cases in Spain reaches 250

THE number of active coronavirus cases in Spain rocketed this week and currently stands at around 250 - with almost 100,000 worldwide. Of the total...

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