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Tiny rises in new COVID-19 cases as no deaths are reported in Costa Blanca and Valencia areas of Spain

COVID-19 cases have shown both a weekly and day-to-day increase in today's(June 9) update from the Valencian Health Ministry. The rises continue to show a...

Spain’s Andalucia plans COVID-19 vaccination of under-40s to start next week

UNDER 40s in Spain’s Andalucia can expect to get their first shot at the end of next week. The Junta has announced they are now...

BREAKING: Appointments for second Astrazeneca COVID shot cancelled for residents aged 60 to 65 in Spain’s Valencia region

The Generalitat insists that no one will be left out or forgotten, and that the new appointments will follow very soon.

Latest COVID-19 cases and hospital figures from Costa Blanca area of Spain

PANDEMIC statistics are remaining very constant according to today's(June 9) report from the Valencian Health Ministry. 167 new COVID-19 cases were reported today, which is...

Andalucia will ‘make the effort’ to vaccinate domestic tourists this summer

ANDALUCIA has pledged to ‘make the effort’ to vaccinate holidaymakers from other autonomous communities who visit the region this summer.  Speaking yesterday, the president of the...

COVID-19: Record-breaking week with total of 5,237,383 vaccine doses given in Andalucia

The number of daily COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in Andalucia has hit a record high.  A combined total of 587,394 first or second doses were...

COVID-19 cases and hospital admissions rise over the weekend in Costa Blanca and Valencia areas of Spain

THE usual weekend bump in COVID-19 cases has been announced today(June 7) by the Valencian Health Ministry. A total of 416 new infections have been...

First case of the ‘Delta’-‘Indian’ COVID-19 variant is confirmed in the Costa Blanca area of Spain

THE first case of the 'Delta'-'Indian' COVID-19 variant has been confirmed in the Valencian Community. The regional health department says that the coronavirus mutation was...

“Quiet Hour” introduced to help autism sufferers at shopping centre on Spain’s Costa Blanca

ONE OF Costa Blanca’s major shopping centres, Elche’s L’Aljub, is to have a regular time where people with autism can shop in comfort. Every Monday...

LISTED: 156 municipalities in Spain’s Andalucia at extreme risk of COVID-19

156 MUNICIPALITIES in Spain’s Andalucia at extreme risk of COVID-19 for exceeding a 14-day cumulative incidence rate of 250 cases per 100,000 inhabitants. Scores of...

Everything you need to know about Spain’s vaccine plan for children

SPAIN has drawn up plans to vaccinate secondary school children against COVID-19 before the end of summer.  The county’s health minister yesterday revealed that pupils...

Spain’s Andalucia plans to start vaccination of minors aged 12-15 years old in August

THE JUNTA plans to begin vaccinations of children aged over 12 this August. According to the director of the COVID-19 vaccination plan for the Junta,...

COVID-19 hospital cases hit new low with levels similar to almost a year ago in Costa Blanca area of...

HOSPITAL admissions caused by COVID-19 reached their lowest figure of 2021 today(June 4) according to the Valencian health authority. There are now just 110 people...

All children in Spain aged 12 to 17 years could be vaccinated against COVID-19 ahead of the new school...

SPAIN'S Health Minister, Carolina Darias, wants all children between 12 and 17 to be vaccinated before the start of September's new school year. Speaking today(June...

Only a quarter of under-60s jabbed with AstraZeneca in Costa Blanca and Valencia areas of Spain have so far...

OVER three-quarters of under-60s jabbed with the AstraZeneca vaccine in the Valencia region have requested to take their second anti-COVID inoculation with the same...

COVID-19 health situation latest from the Costa Blanca and Valencia areas of Spain

LATEST coronavirus case figures from the Valencian health ministry stand at 205 new infections today(June 3). That's a fall of five on a week-to-week comparison...

HEALTHCARE BOOST: Regional government in Spain’s Valencia triples investment into the public system

President Puig revealed that the funds will be shared out among the three provinces according to size and population, meaning Alicante will receive €244 million, Valencia €340 million, and Castellon €73 million.

EXPLAINER: Four new major rule changes in COVID-19 restrictions for the Costa Blanca and Valencia areas of Spain

FOUR major changes have been announced today(June 3) to COVID-19 safety measures in the Valencian Community. As expected, Valencia President, Ximo Puig, confirmed that the...

LISTED: 17 municipalities in Spain’s Malaga at extreme risk of COVID-19—with Antequera Health District back to level 2 alert

SEVENTEEN municipalities in the province of Malaga are at extreme risk of COVID-19 for exceeding a 14-day cumulative incidence rate of 250 cases per...

COVID-19 cases hold steady with zero deaths and falling hospital numbers in Costa Blanca area of Spain

NEW COVID-19 cases have fallen on a week-to week basis according to figures published today(June 2) by the Valencian health authority. 183 new infections were...

COVID-19 case latest from the Costa Blanca and Valencia regions of Spain

NEW coronavirus cases are maintaining a very marginal rise on a week-to week basis in the Valencian Community. The Tuesday(June 1) report from the regional...

NIGHT CURFEW will definitely end in Costa Blanca and Valencia areas of Spain this coming Monday

A night curfew introduced in late October in the Valencian Community will end this Monday(June 7). Despite a slight rise in new COVID-19 cases, Valencian...

Woman arrested for ‘cutting off’ of boss’s penis in Barcelona after alleged rape

POLICE have arrested a woman for allegedly cutting off the penis of a bar owner where she worked in Barcelona.  The man was taken to...

‘WEEKEND WORRIES’ as new COVID-19 cases hit May highpoint in Costa Blanca and Valencia areas of Spain

THE weekend COVID-19 case figures have produced May's largest total for the Valencian Community, according to the regional health ministry tonight(May 31). A total of...

Spain’s Andalucia to begin COVID-19 vaccination of under-50s next week

ANDALUCIA is to begin scheduling vaccination appointments for people aged under 50 next week. Junta chief, Juanma Moreno, has announced that vaccination for the under-50s...

Rising COVID-19 warning for the Costa Blanca and Valencia areas of Spain as a weekly record-number of vaccinations are...

VALENCIAN president, Ximo Puig, has warned that COVID-19 cases are rising and appealed for residents not to let their guard down. In a week where...

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