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A council on Spain´s Costa Blanca has money to burn on a new corporate logo despite the coronavirus crisis

TORREVIEJA council on the southern Costa Blanca is to spend €115,000 of public money on creating a new “corporate image” and a...

British holidaymakers visiting Mar Menor tourist area of Spain may have to wear masks most of the time

BRITISH tourists planning to visit the Mar Menor holiday area of Murcia this summer may be forced to wear masks for most...

Spain’s Andalucia not ruling out obligatory mask use and localised lockdowns if COVID-19 outbreaks worsen

Moreno assured that the Junta will remain 'very aware' of the evolution of the outbreaks in the coming weeks and months before making a decision on mask use

Masks obligatory in Spain’s Balearic Islands from Monday – what you need to know

Those caught not wearing a mask will face fines of €100, regardless of whether or not they are maintaining social distancing

New COVID-19 case in Denia ends the Marina Alta’s 40 day clean sheet on Spain’s Costa Blanca

AFTER going 40 days without a single new coronavirus case, the Marina Alta has this week ended its clean record.

British expats in Spain needed in university survey

UNIVERSITY academics have been appealing to British residents in Spain to take part in a new study.

International media report La Marina on Spain’s Costa Blanca back in lockdown after misspelling ‘A Mariña’ 1,000km away in...

A SPELLING mix-up led to international media outlets reports that San Fulgencio’s La Marina urbanisation was put into lockdown due to a...

WHO doesn’t rule out airborne transmission of coronavirus

CORONAVIRUS may be an airborne transmitted disease, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has said.

Medical staff at Valencian emergency COVID-19 field hospital complain they ‘cannot cope’ in boiling summer heat

TEMPERATURES are literally boiling in an emergency field hospital zipped up next to Alicante General Hospital to act as a coronavirus case...

Valencian government wants 75% of over-64s to get vaccinated this autumn

HEALTH bosses in the Valencian Community want 75% of people aged 64+ to get a flu jab this autumn, according to new...

16 people isolated in Spain’s Ronda in possible COVID-19 outbreak

Those isolated include 10 of the 49 residents of the old people's home and six workers.

Beach surveillance officers register over 26,000 incidents during first weekend of July in Spain’s Andalucia

55 beaches in Andalucia—29 in the province of Malaga—were forced to close over the first weekend after reaching maximum capacity.

2.6% of Costa Blanca residents exposed to coronavirus, nationwide immunity test says

JUST 2.6% of Costa Blanca residents have been exposed to the coronavirus, according to a major new study. Researchers...

Coronavirus can’t cast a cloud over property values on Spain’s Costa del Sol while world’s rich and famous aspire...

ESTATE agents are eternal optimists, even in the most adverse of circumstances. Ask them for a forecast in the...

Spain locks down 200,000 people in Catalunya after local coronavirus spike

SOME 209,000 people have been re-locked down in Catalunya following a local spike in new COVID-19 infections. A perimeter...

First coronavirus laid waste to our lifestyles, now it’s invading our language, writes Belinda Beckett

HOW’S your New Normal working out? If, like me, you don a visor over your face mask like a medieval knight of...

Four outbreaks of coronavirus detected across Balearic Islands as Spain reopens to tourists

The Ministry of Health has confirmed four separate outbreaks on the popular holiday islands of Formentera, Ibiza and Mallorca

BREAKING: England officially scraps quarantine for tourists returning from Spain, France and elsewhere

ENGLISH tourists will not have to quarantine after returning from Spain, it has been confirmed. Other countries included...

Smoking can help transmit coronavirus according to Spain’s Health Ministry

SPAIN’S Health Ministry has advised against smoking cigarettes as they allegedly help transmit coronavirus.

Valencian Community launches advertising campaign to attract international tourists back to the Costa Blanca

THE Costa Blanca is launching a major advertising campaign to attract international tourists following the lifting of lockdown restrictions.

Thermal cameras at Alicante-Elche airport could flag up passengers for ‘drinking coffee’, says Spanish ultrasound expert

AN ultrasound expert has warned that thermal image cameras in airports are ‘no guarantee’ of spotting COVID-19 infections, especially if high temperatures...

Red Cross COVID-19 outbreak in Spain’s Malaga is ‘stabilised’, says Junta

The testing is expected to be completed shortly and the outbreak to be classified as ‘controlled.’

Marbella to activate beach capacity control app while drones will keep eye on numbers

The new technological tool will be available for free download

Murcia president warns ‘phase two’ lockdown could return in localised areas hit by COVID-19 spikes

LOCKDOWN restrictions could return to specific parts of the Murcia region hit by a recent spike in coronavirus cases.

BREAKING: Number of coronavirus infections in Spain rises for second consecutive day

THE number of coronavirus infections in Spain during the last 24 hours has risen for the second consecutive day.

Coronavirus vaccine may be available in Spain within next year

A CORONAVIRUS vaccine may be available to the general public in Spain within the next year.