Monday, August 10, 2020

Spain will NOT see a second coronavirus lockdown, believes WHO expert

Director of WHO's Public Health and Environment department Maria Neira told Efe yesterday that a new confinement of the population would have to be justified by a 'very alarming' epidemiological scenario

ESSENTIAL: Ten top tips to protect your pooch during Spain’s heatwave

DURING Spain’s Coronavirus lockdown, many people took to walking their dogs as much as possible, in order to take in fresh air.

Roads across Spain to be stripped of disgraced King Juan Carlos’ name

According to the National Institute of Statistics (INE), there are 637 public roads currently named Juan Carlos I in Spain

STUBBED OUT: Seven million fake cigarettes seized by police and customs in Spain and France

SPANISH police have stubbed out a fake cigarette gang and seized a total of nearly seven million illegal ‘smokes’.

Far right activist Tommy Robinson teases move to Gibraltar

FAR right extremist Tommy Robinson says he will be ‘moving to Gibraltar’ after weighing up a permanent move to Spain following an...

Austria latest country to issue travel alert for Spain amid COVID-19 resurgence

From Monday, people entering Austria from Spain must test negative for COVID-19.

Kate Middleton chooses Spanish made mask for first public outing with coronavirus protection

ON her visit to the Baby Basics baby bank in Sheffield this week, The Duchess of Cambridge donned a mask designed by...

WATCH: British comedian Jim Davidson says ‘Spain is for fat northern birds’ before telling Brits to get dinghy across...

Davidson’s career has been met with controversy since his big break in the mid-seventies on the ITV talent show New Faces

Is Spain heading towards another COVID-19 state of alarm?

There are more than 500 active outbreaks throughout the country

Likely second heatwave on its way with temperatures to soar between five and 10 degrees above average across Spain

The temperature rise will be very noticeable in the north of Spain, which will see an increase of up to eight degrees with respect to the previous day

Five-fold increase in Brits moving to Spain since Brexit vote likened to UK being hit by “major economic crisis”...

THE number of British opting for a new life in Spain has leapt up by 500 per cent since the UK voted...

Former King Juan Carlos imposes self-exile as he vows to leave Spain ‘to let his son rule in peace’...

The royal Juan Carols de Borbon will not be giving up his title but will be leaving the Zarzuela palace, and the country

Spain adds more than 8,500 COVID-19 cases over weekend – but data missing on Madrid and Catalunya due to...

Since Friday, there have been 77 new official outbreaks across the country, bringing the total to 680 since lockdown ended

Scammers used moonshine to make fake sterilising gels for hospitals in Spain

TWO people have been arrested for selling sterilising hydro-alcohol gels they made out of moonshine. They supplied hospitals and...

Masks should be removed every hour and should NOT be kept around your wrist or neck, warn experts on...

The new advice was given in a statement on Monday by specialists from the Vithas Xanit International hospital in Benalmadena

British woman warns of the cruel scam that all expats need to look out for

A British woman has warned her fellow countryman not to fall for the hoax that could see them fleeced out of money. 

WATCH: Sky-high scrap on flight from Netherlands to Spain after drunk passengers refuse to wear masks

A GROUP of drunk passengers began brawling on a flight from Amsterdam to Ibiza after some of the intoxicated men refused to...

FLOATING solar panels connected to grid in a renewable energy first for Spain

A RESERVOIR in the Spanish region of Extremadura is the site of Spain’s first grid-connected  FLOATING photovoltaic solar power plant.

Top Spanish academic joins British expats in condemning far right ‘hooligan’ Tommy Robinson for proposed move to Spain

CO-FOUNDER of the English Defence League (EDL), Tommy Robinson, has come in for scathing criticism from a top Spanish academic.

Secret tunnels, mafia bosses and tacky decor: Inside the illegal luxury urbanisations dubbed ‘Narcoville’ near Spain’s Costa del Sol

There are now several urbanisations containing up to 10 homes each, all of them built with cash earned from the smuggling of tobacco or drugs, police claim

Spain’s capital of Madrid voted best place for Brits to work from remotely

MADRID has been named the best place for Brits to move post-lockdown to save money.  The Spanish capital beat...

Maddie McCann prime suspect Christian Brueckner filmed laughing and joking as he drove through Spain just weeks before little...

FOOTAGE has emerged of Madeleine McCann suspect Christian Brueckner driving a battered VW campervan across Spain soon before the little girl disappeared.

Grant to dig up Francoist mass graves throughout Spain approved by the government

NEW government grants totalling €750,000 were announced this week to complete the retrieval of bodies from mass graves dug during the Spanish...

Brexit is already making life harder for Brits trying to stay legal in Spain

THERE are certain things in life that simply don’t make sense: Donald Trump’s speeches, tomatoes being a fruit and the fact that...

Spain records more than 1,500 COVID-19 cases in a day in new post-lockdown record

There are now officially more than 500 fresh COVID-19 outbreaks in Spain but the real number is likely higher

Tommy Robinson moves to popular expat town on Spain’s Costa del Sol

In a video he posted via twitter, he says he is worried about the safety of his family, claiming they suffered an arson attack earlier this year