Saturday, July 4, 2020

Spain’s Mallorca recieves two black flags – but there are still 25 Blue Flag beaches to enjoy this summer

The Port of Palma and Cala Egos have this week been classified as an environmental disaster

Airbus announces 15,000 job cuts, 900 of them in Spain

Air traffic is not expected to recover to pre-COVID-19 levels before 2023

BREAKING: Number of coronavirus related deaths in Spain triples since yesterday

THE number of coronavirus related deaths in Spain has tripled in the last 24 hours.

Two beaches get black flags on Spain’s Costa Blanca – here’s a list of 72 Blue Flag beaches to...

BLACK flags have this week been given to two Costa Blanca beaches for being among the most-polluted in all of Spain.

Gibraltar government agrees to meet ‘Open Your Eyes’ demo organisers

Chief Minister Fabian Picardo has said he will have talks with organisers of yesterday's 'Open Your Eyes' protest march held on June 29.

LGBTQ flag on Spanish town hall building set on fire by homophobes

A PRIDE flag hanging from a town hall in Castilla-La Mancha has been set on fire by vandals.

Holiday reservations to Spain’s Mallorca DOUBLE as two week quarantine lifted in UK

According to the Association of British Travel Agents (ATBA), reservations to Mallorca have increased by 96%

Austria set to join pilot tourism test in Spain’s Mallorca, striking multi million euro boost this summer

The Austrian Ambassador to Spain jetted into Mallorca to find out about the sanitary measures put in place to protect visitors from COVID-19

Rural hotel in Spain’s Almeria latest project planned in protected area thanks to Andalucia ‘land grab’ bill

PUBLIC information has been revealed on the latest development project in Andalucia to make use of the controversial new Urban Planning Law.

Hollywood actor Hugh Jackman shares Instagram story of Spain’s Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez

HOLLYWOOD actor Hugh Jackman has shared an Instagram story of Spain’s Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez, along with the Spanish flag.

Spain records 48 black flags for most polluted beaches in 2020

THE list of Spain’s most polluted black flag beaches has been released.

Spain’s Malaga airport prepares for more than 100 daily flights from tomorrow while tourists set to go through three-phase...

There are nine flights arriving from the UK tomorrow, from London, Birmingham, Manchester, Southend and Liverpool

Costa Blanca on yellow weather warning for 40°C Saharan heatwave starting Wednesday July 1 – heatmap inside

THE Costa Blanca is set to crank up the heat from tomorrow, with temperatures predicted to hit 40 degrees in certain areas.

SCORCHER: Heat warning for Spain’s Costa del Sol and Malaga with highs of 40C tomorrow

The scorching weather is a result of the terral wind, a warm breeze from the west

Valencia manager Albert Celades sacked after only nine months in charge, while sporting director resigns

VALENCIA manager, Albert Celades has been sacked, with the club’s sporting director resigning immediately after as well.

Spain’s Sierra Nevada offering nature and sports getaways in bid to revive tourism this summer post COVID-19 lockdown

The mountain resort is a hidden gem for outdoor adventure sports in the summer.

More than 100 new COVID-19 cases linked to latest outbreak in Spain’s Malaga

In addition to these two outbreaks in Malaga, there are another eight further outbreaks in Andalucia.

Brit tourists in Barcelona arrested after drunken fight on restaurant terrace

THREE British tourists have been arrested in Barcelona after they allegedly went on the rampage after a taxi turned them away for...

14 test COVID-19 positive in Valencian meat-processing plant as factories become centre of coronavirus outbreaks in Spain

A MEAT-processing plant in the Valencian Community has become the centre of a significant coronavirus outbreak after 14 workers tested positive on...

Spanish government launches first phase of coronavirus track and trace application

THE Spanish government has launched the first phase of its coronavirus track and trace application.

Massive drug bust leads to 34 arrests and cash seizures in La Linea

OVER 300,000 euros was seized during a number of raids carried out in La Linea by a special Guardia Civil anti-drugs unit after months of work.

Flight searches from UK to Spain’s Costa del Sol skyrocket by 177% in a week

SEARCHES for flights from the UK to Malaga have increased by 177% in the last week alone.

Gibraltar enters Phase 5 of Rock Unlock after nearly two weeks of zero COVID-19 cases

More than three weeks of no new infections gives the green light for the freeing of the Gibraltar lockdown to continue into the next phase.

BREAKING: Spain registers 84 new COVID-19 cases and three deaths in last 24 hours

SPAIN has registered 84 new COVID-19 infections and three coronavirus-related deaths in the last 24 hours. The Ministry of...

Spain may bring back ‘targeted’ lockdowns to battle fresh coronavirus outbreaks

Murcia is the region most considering opting for ‘surgical’ confinement after struggling to contain an imported outbreak

Gang illegally exported tonnes of toxic waste from Spain to Africa

SPANISH police have arrested 34 people who were smuggling toxic waste from the Canary Islands to Africa. Amongst the...