Walk-in Covid-flu vax centre reopens in Benidorm ahead of Christmas gatherings
Vaccinations without appointment are also being offered in five other municipalities..

Covid hospitalisations increase by 2 per cent: Spain pandemic update Dec 5
Intensive care admissions have increased by 6% in Spain in the last week..

How to book an appointment for a Covid vaccine or booster shot in Spain
Here are instructions for making an appointment to get vaccinated against coronavirus..

Covid certificates issued in Murcia prior to October 2 must now be renewed
The certs will lose their validity if not updated before May 2023 in the Region..

Spain warns UK holidaymakers to avoid illegal parties or risk massive fines
Alcohol should only be consumed in licensed bars and restaurants in Spain..

Spain scraps SpTH Form for vaccinated UK travellers
Passengers arriving in Spain with an EU or NHS Covid Pass will not need to..

How many people can be in a car together under Covid rules?
What the current restrictions are for passenger numbers in cars in Spain and..

The real cost of Covid that we will be paying for hundreds of years
Protective equipment has generated thousands of tonnes of additional waste..

Omicron or flu? How to tell the difference between symptoms
How to tell the difference between the early signs of the Omicron variant..

What should I do if I test positive for Covid-19?
These are the current guidelines for getting tested and isolating if you catch..

Book a Covid vaccine or booster appointment in Murcia
These are the steps you have to take to get a vaccination appointment for a..

How to renew a Covid passport in Murcia
The Region of Murcia has given residents the option to easily renew their certificate..

How to obtain a Covid passport in Murcia
Residents in the Region of Murcia can now download their passes online..

Delta variant R number was around 1.1: Omicron is estimated to be between 3-5
The latest indication from experts reveals the new strain is up to five times..

Covid restrictions according to risk level in the Region of Murcia
A guide of the different risk levels in the Region of Murcia and the corresponding..

How to get a Covid passport
Covid passports are being issued by health departments in each individual..

Further six deaths in Valencia region: Covid Update July 27
1,876 daily infections and 2,158 recoveries across the region's three provinces..

Pandemic data stabilises: Murcia Covid update November 29
ARCHIVED ARTICLE - Hospital pressure has eased off in the Murcia Region this..

Hospitalisations remain stable but ICU admissions increase: Spain Covid update Nov 28
ARCHIVED ARTICLE - Intensive care admissions have increased by 6% in the last..

Murcia incidence dips well below Spanish average: Covid update Nov 22
ARCHIVED ARTICLE - The cumulative incidence rate in the Region of Murcia has..

Hellhound variant: the new Covid strain that is sweeping across Spain
ARCHIVED ARTICLE - The highly contagious coronavirus variant is expected to..

Andalusia gives out more flu shots than Covid boosters in 2022
ARCHIVED ARTICLE - More than 1 million people have been vaccinated against..

Infections climb but hospitalisations drop: Murcia Covid update October 25
ARCHIVED ARTICLE - Murcia bucks the Spanish trend and reduces its coronavirus..

Covid infections skyrocket: Spain pandemic update October 25
ARCHIVED ARTICLE - The coronavirus incidence in Spain has more than doubled..

Fourth Covid jab to be offered to 60-64 years olds in Andalusia from October 24
ARCHIVED ARTICLE - Hospitalisations across Spain have increased by 21% in the..

Spain finally scraps Covid entry requirements for non-EU citizens
ARCHIVED ARTICLE - Travellers from the UK will no longer have to present a..

New Covid variant arrives in Spain: here are the symptoms to look out for
ARCHIVED ARTICLE - The BQ.1 Omicron variant is tipped to become the dominant..

Hospital admissions shoot up: Murcia Covid update October 18
ARCHIVED ARTICLE - The number of patients being treated in ICUs in the Region..

Joint Covid-flu vaccine campaign finally underway in Alicante province
ARCHIVED ARTICLE - The health authorities in Alicante began offering joint..

Eighth Covid wave approaches: Spain pandemic update October 18
ARCHIVED ARTICLE - Hospitalisations across Spain have increased by 21% in the..

Hospital pressure stabilises in the Region: Murcia Covid update October 10
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Admissions to hospital and the ICUs in the Region of Murcia..

Spain ditches failed Radar Covid app
ARCHIVED ARTICLE - The app only managed to diagnose 1% of all Covid cases in..

Health experts warn of Covid rebound: Spain pandemic update October 10
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Several of the coronavirus indicators have increased in Spain..

Alicante refuses to bring forward joint flu-Covid vaccination date
ARCHIVED ARTICLE The health authorities in Alicante will begin offering both..

Flu and Covid vaccination campaign begins in Mazarron
ARCHIVED ARTICLE People will be able to make an appointment for either or..

Hospitalisations stabilise as incidence continues to climb: Spain Covid update October 5
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Covid incidence in Spain is 25 points higher than in mid-..

Covid incidence soars past national average: Murcia pandemic update October 4
ARCHIVED ARTICLE The 14-day cumulative rate in the Murcia Region has now..

What Covid paperwork do you still need to enter Spain? The end of the SpTH form for all travellers
ARCHIVED ARTICLE - Passengers arriving in Spain from the UK don’t need to..

Covid incidence grows but hospitalisations remain steady: Spain pandemic update October 3
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Hospitals and intensive care units in Spain are both well..

ICUs start to empty: Murcia Covid update September 30
ARCHIVED ARTICLE There are currently only four critically ill patients in..

Spain Covid update September 28: another sharp increase in incidence rate
ARCHIVED ARTICLE The average incidence among older people in Spain has risen..

Vaccination campaign stung by uptick in Covid cases: Murcia update September 27
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Both the 7- and 14-day incidence figures have jumped up in..

Rollout of fourth dose of Covid vaccine begins in Valencia Region: who gets the jab first?
ARCHIVED ARTICLE More than 1.6 million people in Alicante province and the..

Murcia begins flu vaccine and Covid booster jab campaigns
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Over-60s and under-5s are recommended to get vaccinated against..

Covid incidence jumps 6 points: Spain pandemic update September 26
ARCHIVED ARTICLE On a positive note, hospitalisations across Spain have dropped..

Murcia will offer joint flu and Covid jabs to over-60s
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Health authorities in the Region are worried that flu will..

Spain recommends getting flu and Covid jab together if possible
ARCHIVED ARTICLE The fourth coronavirus vaccine will be rolled out in Spain..

Murcia differentiates between patients hospitalised for and with Covid: pandemic update September 22
ARCHIVED ARTICLE There are currently 92 Covid-positive patients hospitalised..

Covid or flu: new antigen tests in Spanish pharmacies can tell the difference
ARCHIVED ARTICLE The combined antigen tests can be purchased in pharmacies..

Spain prepares fourth dose vaccine campaign: Covid update September 21
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Both hospital and intensive care admissions have jumped up..

Hospital pressure easing slowly as 4th jabs announced for over 60s: Valencia Covid update September 21
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Spain will begin vaccinating with an extra Covid-19 booster..

Spanish government comes under pressure to scrap masks on public transport
ARCHIVED ARTICLE The Ministry of Health in Spain insists there is “no proposal..

The Covid roller coaster continues: Murcia Covid update September 20
ARCHIVED ARTICLE ICU comes under more pressure in the Region as the incidence..

Covid drops steadily but experts more worried about the common flu: Andalusia Covid update September 20
ARCHIVED ARTICLE While Covid-19 beats a retreat in Andalusia, the approach..

Spanish health experts prepare for worst case scenario this flu season
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Covid control measures have reduced the impact of flu in..

Spain extends entry restrictions for UK travellers until November 15
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Third country travellers will have to show proof of vaccination..

Almost 600 deaths in the past week: Spain Covid update September 19
ARCHIVED ARTICLE The other main indicators of the pandemic continue to decline..

Drinks in demand: spending in Spanish bars exceeds pre-Covid levels for first time
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Customers in Spain spent 2% more in pubs and restaurants..

Andalusia continues to have the lowest incidence rate in Spain: Covid update September 16
ARCHIVED ARTICLE The cumulative incidence rate in Andalusia keeps dropping..

Hospital admissions continue to see-saw: Murcia Covid update September 16
ARCHIVED ARTICLE The upcoming fourth coronavirus vaccine campaign in the Region..

Incidence rate drops a full 10 points: Murcia Covid update September 14
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Only two Covid-related fatalities have been registered in..

Critical patient numbers drop by 24 per cent: Spain Covid update September 14
ARCHIVED ARTICLE ICU admissions have only increased slightly in four regions..

Malaga accounts for almost half of Covid deaths in Andalusia: Covid update September 13
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Despite the death toll, the number of new Covid-19 infections..

Seventh wave continues to recede: Spain Covid update September 12
ARCHIVED ARTICLE The incidence rate in Spain has taken another plunge as intensive..

Big dip in daily infections: Murcia Covid update September 8
ARCHIVED ARTICLE All of the essential coronavirus indicators have seen another..

Hospitalisations drop below 3,000: Spain Covid update September 7
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Intensive care admissions have rebound slightly but daily..

Second booster jab welcomed as 14 more die in Andalusia: Covid update September 6
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Over-60s – the most at-risk group – will be given the..

Covid incidence approaches national average: Murcia pandemic update September 6
ARCHIVED ARTICLE There has also been a considerable drop in daily infections..

Murcia health authority planning COVID and flu vaccinations for over 60s
ARCHIVED ARTICLE The Murcia regional health authority plans vaccination campaign..

Fourth Covid jab expected mid-September with the arrival in Spain of 10 million vaccines
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Spain will begin administering the second booster to over..

Mass rollout of fourth dose of Covid vaccine to begin in Valencia Region imminently
ARCHIVED ARTICLE The vaccine will be administered to the elderly and vulnerable..

Covid incidence stagnates at 153 cases: Spain pandemic update September 5
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Health experts believe that Spain is set for a “good winter..

Murcia seeks simultaneous Covid-flu vaccine rollout this autumn
ARCHIVED ARTICLE The Murcian Government wants the Department of Health to &..

Covid death toll reaches 10,000: Valencia coronavirus update September 2
ARCHIVED ARTICLE 20 coronavirus-related fatalities have been reported in Alicante..

Almeria and Huelva lead the way, with no patients in ICU: Andalusia Covid update September 2
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Seville, Malaga and Cadiz have the worst rate of Covid hospitalisations..

Murcia has the lowest rate of vaccination in Spain: Covid update September 2
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Despite the low jab rate, the effects of the pandemic continue..

ICU occupancy dips to lowest level of entire pandemic: Spain Covid update August 31
ARCHIVED ARTICLE There are now just 229 critical patients being treated in..

More than 150,000 people in Andalusia are still not fully vaccinated: Covid update August 30
ARCHIVED ARTICLE The cumulative incidence rate of Covid-19 in the region has..

Hospitalisations dip but ICU admissions rebound: Murcia Covid update August 30
ARCHIVED ARTICLE The incidence rate in the Region of Murcia has dropped more..

Spain successfully develops coronavirus vaccine for pets
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Researchers in Spain are concerned the virus could mutate..

Infections and incidence rate take another nosedive: Spain Covid update August 29
ARCHIVED ARTICLE The accumulated incidence across Spain has dropped 15 points..

Hospital pressure continues to ease: Andalusia Covid update August 26
ARCHIVED ARTICLE There are just 11 people in ICUs with Covid-19 across the..

Hospital pressure rebounds: Murcia Covid update August 25
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Although daily infections continue to drop, hospital admissions..

Hospital admissions nose-dive: Valenica Covid update August 24
ARCHIVED ARTICLE The number of coronavirus patients on wards in Alicante and..

Covid continues to beat a retreat: Spain pandemic update August 24
ARCHIVED ARTICLE The 14-day incidence rate in Spain has fallen another 20..

Spain declares that facemasks will still be obligatory on public transport for the foreseeable future
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Masks will also continue to be required in pharmacies, health..

Over 15,000 dead since the pandemic started: Andalusia Covid update August 23
ARCHIVED ARTICLE An additional 33 deaths in the last four days bring the..

Hospitalisations plummet by 63.5 per cent: Murcia Covid update August 23
ARCHIVED ARTICLE ICUs in the Murcia Region have also emptied drastically in..

Covid returns to pre-Omicron levels: Spain pandemic update August 22
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Since the last update, only 4,855 new coronavirus infections..

Passengers struggle to board flights to Spain as NHS Covid Pass app crashes
ARCHIVED ARTICLE People travelling from the UK to Spain routinely use the..

No budge in intensive care admissions: Murcia Covid update August 18
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Admissions on general wards in the Region have declined..

Alicante closes 300 hospital beds as Covid infections continue to fall
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Coronavirus patients now occupy 64 of the 3,500 beds in the..

New infections plunge a third in a week: Valencia Covid update August 17
ARCHIVED ARTICLE All coronvirus indicators continue to slide in Alicante province..

Lowest number of infections since November: Andalucia Covid update August 17
ARCHIVED ARTICLE More than 95% of the population over the age of 12 is now..

Incidence plummets by a further 90 points: Spain Covid update August 17
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Daily infections across Spain have also dropped significantly..

Covid cases fall by almost 60 per cent: Murcia Covid update August 16
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Coronavirus hospitalisations in the Region of Murcia have..

Steady decline in infections: Murcia Covid update August 11
ARCHIVED ARTICLE Hospitalisations in the Murcia Region have decreased slightly..

Hospitalisations drop but fatalities rise: Andalusia Covid update August 11
ARCHIVED ARTICLE There are now only 506 patients hospitalised in Andalucia..

Covid incidence drops for fourth consecutive week: Spain update August 10
ARCHIVED ARTICLE This average figure has dropped by almost 1,000 points in..

Slight uptick in cases but hospitalisations are down: Valencia Covid update August 9
ARCHIVED ARTICLE More than half of the new infections in Alicante province..