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    The Olive Press News Feed
    Two local mayors slam town centre proposals for solar farm on Spain’s Costa Blanca

    TORREMENDO’S proposed solar panel farm, set to power hundreds of homes using the sun’s power alone, has been opposed by Orihuela City Mayor, Emilio Bascuñana. He and councillors for Rural… Read More

    British expat found dead in Spanish home after desperate UK relatives contact friend in Murcia

    THE body of a British man was recovered from his Murcia region home after relatives in the UK could not contact him for three days. Emergency services discovered the 68-year-old… Read More

    Parents shocked as young son gets unauthorised COVID-19 vaccine jab at Valencia school in Spain

    PARENTS of a Valencia area child have gone to court after he got an unauthorised COVID-19 vaccination on Monday. The boy attends school in Paterna and his parents are upset… Read More

    SAD GOODBYE: British expat dies from COVID in Spain’s Costa del Sol

    A LONG-term British expat has died of COVID at the young age of 52. Father-of-one Andrew Levene passed away over Christmas at Marbella’s Costa del Sol hospital. The business analyst,… Read More

    British expat shares why he ‘hates’ living in Spain in explosive unearthed blogpost

    DEBATE is always raging over whether moving to Spain is the secret to finding happiness.  Whether it’s €1 coffee or the laidback lifestyle, almost-always-Spain is the dream destination for many. … Read More

    Police in Spain bring down Chinese prostitution network that pocketed €5 million

    A Bilbao-based Chinese prostitution gang that banked an estimated €5 million has been smashed by the Policia Nacional. 63 people have been arrested- 61 of whom are Chinese nationals. 50… Read More

    The Local News Feed
    Spain's Catalonia to lift Covid curfew on Friday
    Catalonia will on Friday January 21st lift a Covid-19 curfew imposed just before Christmas, but other social distancing measures will remain in force in the northern Spanish region.
    Spain's Avlo to launch new low-cost train between Madrid and Valencia 
    Avlo, the low-cost subsidiary of Spain’s public rail provider, will launch a new high-speed train route between Madrid and Valencia in February, with tickets going for as little as €7. 
    Spain to tighten rules for crypto ads and keep eye on bogus influencers
    Spain will tighten its rules regulating advertisements for cryptocurrencies to ensure the country's four million crypto investors are aware of the risks, Spain's stock market supervisor said Tuesday.
    Renting in Spain: What's the maximum amount a landlord can ask as a deposit?
    How much can landlords in Spain require from tenants to pay as a deposit or guarantee when they rent out their property? Are two months of “fianza” deposit legally allowed as is becoming increasingly common?
    Is the Covid health pass helping to reduce infections in Spain?
    As the Spanish regions that introduced the requirement of the Covid certificate for daily affairs consider how long to keep the measure for, we look at whether this document has served to lower infections during this sixth coronavirus wave. 
    'I'm old, not stupid': How one Spanish senior is demanding face-to-face bank service 
    A 78-year-old Valencian man has collected 220,000 signatures in an online petition calling for Spanish banks to offer face-to-face customer service that’s “humane” to elderly people, amid a wave of branch closures and more banking services only available online.
    UK News From Sky
    Plan B COVID restrictions will be eased, PM set to announce

    Boris Johnson is set to announce an easing of Plan B coronavirus restrictions in England. Read More

    PM says 'nobody told me' party was against rules - as more MPs prepare to submit no-confidence letters

    Boris Johnson has said "nobody told me" the Number 10 garden party during lockdown was "against the rules", but two members of the 2019 intake of Conservative MPs have told… Read More

    Household finances to face worst hit from energy bills since 1970 by end of this year

    Households in Britain could soon be spending more of their money on energy than any previous generation, including during the oil shocks of the 1970s and '80s, according to Sky… Read More

    Man admits exploiting victim 'kept as slave' in shed for 40 years

    A man has admitted exploiting a victim who was "kept as a slave" in a 6ft shed in Cumbria for 40 years, according to police. Read More

    'Dangerous' Dairylea ad banned for showing two girls hanging upside down while eating cheese

    An advert that shows two girls hanging upside down while eating Dairylea cheese triangles has been banned after people complained it could encourage dangerous behaviour. Read More

    World News From SKY
    Inside the eerie village on the frontline of Ukraine's conflict with Russia

    A battered army ambulance pulls up in the freezing, snowy yard of a long-since abandoned factory in eastern Ukraine that is now the headquarters of the army's 24th battalion.   Read More

    Volcano eruption was 'like bombs going off', says British man living on Tonga

    A British man living on Tonga said the sounds of the volcano erupting was "like bombs going off around the place". Read More

    US and Kremlin's top diplomats to meet over Ukraine as Russia ramps up drills in 'extremely dangerous situation'

    Washington and the Kremlin's top diplomats are set to meet for talks in Switzerland on Friday, stepping up efforts as tensions escalate amid fears of a possible invasion of Ukraine… Read More

    Man arrested over murder of primary school teacher Ashling Murphy

    A man in his 30s has been arrested in connection with the murder of Ashling Murphy. Read More

    Entire islands destroyed as Tongan tsunami destruction revealed

    Entire villages have been wiped out in Tonga as the destruction from Saturday’s tsunami begins to be revealed. Read More

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