Category: Latest News
Daily News 30th July
Hosbec believes that “it is not necessary” to extend the Covid Digital certificate to the hotel industry and tourism. The lifeguards on the beaches of Orihuela receive the first dose of the vaccine against COVID-19. The works of the CEIP San Bartolomé and CEIP Ntra. Sra. Del Pilar de La Campaneta finish. Alicante will install containers adapted for the elderly and people with reduced mobility.
Daily News 29th July
Spanish economy forecast to bounce back to pre-pandemic levels in 2022. Coronavirus transmission in Spain falls for the first time in more than a month. Coronavirus transmission in Spain falls for the first time in more than a month. More than twenty coronavirus infections between two outbreaks in Orihuela and Almoradí. The fire of a mattress forces the evacuation of a nursing home in Torrevieja.
HMS TRENT arrives in Cartagena after three months operating in North Africa and the Black Sea
On her first visit to Spain, the British Navy Offshore Patrol Vessel HMS TRENT will spend this week in the port of Cartagena, Murcia.
Daily News 28th July
Puig announces the widening of the CV 95 and the feasibility study of the train along the coast. Spain has the highest share of fully vaccinated people of the world’s large countries. Quirónsalud opens its fourth health center in the province this Thursday in Gran Alacant (Santa Pola). Ryanair schedules 70 routes for this summer with Alicante-Elche airport.
Daily News 27th July
Covid deaths in Spain triple in two weeks due to the fifth wave. Spain’s regions ramp up vaccination drive as coronavirus cases continue to rise. Technology saves lives on Spanish beaches. Plastic recycling workshops for the little ones on Oriolan beaches. The Local Police of Orihuela incorporates a drone to identify offenders of dumping on public roads.
Daily News 26th July
“Botellones” – group binge drinking – continue on summer nights in the Vega Baja. Dolores inaugurates a sculpture in memory of the victims of gender violence. Power cuts in the Vega Baja. Coronavirus restrictions are being extended as a measure to reduce the spread of coronavirus.
Daily News 23rd July
Callosa del Segura will have a curfew as of Monday the 26th of July. Darias confirms that “everything points to” the fact that a third dose will be necessary and to be vaccinated every year against the coronavirus. A man has been arrested twice in Torrevieja for committing ten robberies in a week. An injured hiker in San Miguel de Salinas has been rescued. Spain hits July target of 25 million people fully vaccinated.
Daily News 22nd July
There has been a Covid outbreak in Callosa with 10 infected. The Orihuela-Montepinar bike path will come into operation in mid-August. EU draft proposal on Gibraltar that ‘seeks to undermine UK sovereignty’ rejected by British government. The covid self-diagnostic tests fly off shelves a day before their official commercialization.
Daily News 21st July
Covid-19 surge in Spain revives debate on return of mandatory outdoor masking. Spain rushes to vaccinate under-30s amid surge in coronavirus cases. Callosa de Segura registers an outbreak with a dozen infections. Two injured after a car overturned in Almoradí. The tourist office of Paseo de Torrevieja becomes the Collaborating Information Point (PIC) of the Parque Natural de las Lagunas de La Mata.
Daily news 20th July
Students of “Bachillerato” (Sixth Form) and Vocational Training will receive the vaccine during the last week of August. A vehicle in Albatera was found burned from possible combustion due to high temperatures. The Orihuela Costa Emergency Center is expected to start operating at the end of August. The prize of 1,000,000 euros of the «Euromillón» lands in Torrevieja. Ximo Puig will extend restrictions on community transmission of the coronavirus.