Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 16th January
It's been a sobering week as the coronavirus pandemic intensifies in Spain. Last Friday, the Health Ministry reported a total of 2,050,360 cases and 51,874 deaths. Today the figures are 2,252..

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Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 24th December
Image 1: the municipal belén in Lorca The week leading into Christmas is usually as dead as a dodo, with all major political decisions made and everyone winding down for a few days off. But..

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Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 19th December
After a month of steady falls, the number of new coronavirus cases, and logically, the rate per 100,000 of population, has been increasing once again across Spain, the result being that on Friday..

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Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 12th December
It's almost beyond belief that two weeks from today Christmas will be over! This will be a Christmas like no other regardless of your opinion about the coronavirus pandemic and here in Murcia..

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Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 5th December
Spain Covid: This week there is a lot of positive news relating to the evolution of the coronavirus crisis here in Spain, as although new cases are continuing to emerge around the country, there..

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Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 28th November
Image 1:Belén construction underway in Cartagena This week the main news coverage has focused on the positive news that coronavirus case numbers and hospitalisations are continuing to decrease..

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Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 21st November
Covid Spain: Covid continues to influence the news this week, with virtually all of Spain confined within regional borders and movement limited as much as possible, but the measures are starting..

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<span style='color:#780948'>ARCHIVED</span> - Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 14th November
Image 1; Huge queues in Aranda de Duero, Burgos, Castilla y León today, where mass testing is taking place following a huge surge in new cases of coronavirus. This week the media has continued..

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Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 7th November
Spain: Covid case numbers: Last Friday the Ministry of Health notified 25,595 new cases, bringing the overall total up to 1,185,678 and the total cases detected last week to 139,546 (from..

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Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 31st October
Covid Spain It's been another sobering week, with events moving at a rapid pace as Spain is overwhelmed by the coronavirus pandemic. Although we all knew that there would be an increase in..

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Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 10th October
Please note; next week there will NOT BE A BULLETIN. The annual contract is for 48 bulletins, which allows for 4 weeks annual holiday, so we are taking next week off as the holiday normally taken..

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Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 3rd October
It's certainly been a busy week on the covid front, although the remainder of the news, particularly in Murcia, has been on the drought side of very dry. Put it this way, the "most read&..

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Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 26th September
Sunrise over the Mar Menor......... Covid Spain On Friday 18th September the total number of coronavirus cases in Spain was 640,040. By Friday 25th September the figure had risen to 716,481..

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Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 19th September
Covid Spain On Friday 11th September the total number of coronavirus cases in Spain was 566,326. By Friday 18th September the figure had risen to 640,040, an increase of 73,714 cases in a week..

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Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 12th September
Covid Spain It's surreal to think that yesterday marked exactly six months since the WHO declared that the emerging Covid-19 crisis was officially a pandemic, six months which have changed our..

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Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 5th September
Covid Spain This week the Covid crisis continues to extend across Spain, with cases rising nationally at the rate of 8,528 per DAY. Last Friday Spain had 439,286 cases and on Friday 4th September..

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Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 28th August
Fire at the nautical club in Lo Pagán on Friday. Image Rasmus Skovgaard This week, it can be said, summer is over and we're suddenly heading into an autumn which is inevitably going to be dominated..

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Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 22nd August
Image 1; A glorious sunset this week There's no escaping from Covid this week. We don´t want to hear it, any of us, but the number of positive cases has reached a record high in the Region of..

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Murcia Today Weekly News Bulletin 14th August
It's been a sobering week, as Covid continues to totally dominate the news, the numbers of cases climbing at a steady rate; in the Murcia region, the rest of Spain, throughout Europe and around..

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Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 8th August
Image 1: Sun rising over the Mar Menor: Los Alcázares To start with; take particular care this weekend as a generalised heatwave will bring high temperatures to the Murcia Region, with alerts..

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Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 24th July
This week the Covid situation has started to once again cause concern in Spain as the number of outbreaks increases considerably all over the country, including here in Murcia. There's no hiding..

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Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 17th July
Although a major effort has been made to try and find topics other than Covid-19 to write about this week, there's been no getting away from the subject due to growing concerns that Spain is not..

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Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 10th July
This week the numbers of new Covid cases being recorded in Spain and the numbers of outbreaks have started to unsettle our regional governments. On Saturday Catalonia (Cataluña) announced the confinement..

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Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 3rd July
This week the tourism season has begun, and no-one is under any illusions that the season is going to be complicated here in Spain as uncertainty continues to cloud the issue of flights and Covid..

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Murcia Today Weekly Bulletin 26th June
On Wednesday we move into July, bringing increased tourist traffic to Spain and an uncertain and atypical summer ahead with the shadow of Covid hanging over us. Businesses have no doubts that they..

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