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Community/Public Services news & information for Valladolid province

Society Fri, Jan 29, 2016

Zika virus strikes third patient in Spain

A THIRD case of the tropical Zika virus has been confirmed in Spain – this time in a patient in Valladolid, centre-northern Spain, who had just returned from a known risk area in Colombia. Details of the patient have...

Society Wed, Mar 7, 2012

Beggars face fines in Valladolid

BEGGING in the street can attract fines of up to 1,500 euros in the city of Valladolid – although the mayor admits that it could be difficult to get the genuinely homeless to pay up. Javier León de la Riva says the...

Society Fri, Aug 20, 2004

80 soldiers leave for Afghanistan on logistics mission

80 soldiers headed to Afghanistan were seen off today in ‘La Rubia’ military barracks, in the capital of Valladolid. The soldiers are headed to the war-torn country to offer logistic help to the existing forces and...

Society Wed, May 5, 2004

10,000 left without water in Valladolid

Roadworkers working on improvements to the Paseo de Zorrilla ruptured the main water artery to southern districts of Valladolid yesterday afternoon leaving 10,000 people without water throughout yesterday afternoon and...

Society Wed, Apr 14, 2004

Calles Soto and Goya widened in Valladolid

The cost of widening the calles Soto, in the Rondilla district, and Goya, in La Farola, have cost Valladolid Town Hall a total of €312,000. According to mayor Javier León de la Riva, "pedestrians now have more...

Society Wed, Apr 7, 2004

Spanish troops back from Iraq after 33 hour journey

A total of 145 Spanish troops from the Logistic Support Unit INSE II, who have been based in Iraq, arrived back in Valladolid yesterday after a 33 hour journey, and a 5 hour delay after their plane was diverted to...

Society Sun, Feb 8, 2004

Spectacular rise in Campaspero population

It is the same story in villages across the region. They thrived while there was work in the fields, and the schools were full of children. Then came the rural exodous and village populations declined. However, the...