Sign up
or
Sign in/Register
or
Forgot your password?
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Community/Public Services news & information for Spain

Spain marks International Breast Cancer Day
Society Sun, Oct 20, 2019

Spain marks International Breast Cancer Day

WHEREVER you are in the world, you will probably have seen pink loops somewhere in the run-up to this weekend, and may have watched a sponsored run cut through your town with everyone dressed in pink – yesterday...

'Miracle' parachutist gets Royal welcome in Spain Day parade
Society Sat, Oct 12, 2019

'Miracle' parachutist gets Royal welcome in Spain...

A PARACHUTIST who crashed into a lamp post on his descent was 'rewarded' for his pains with a hug from Spain's defence minister and a personal greeting from the King and Queen at today's military parade...

'Pregnancy epidemic' among neo-natal nurses
Society Thu, Oct 10, 2019

'Pregnancy epidemic' among neo-natal nurses

THE LINES between life and work sometimes become blurred, but rarely to such an extent as at Barcelona's Vall d'Hebron hospital: seven nurses in the neo-natal unit are all pregnant. A photo of the expectant mums...

Total pavement ban planned for scooters and bikes
Society Mon, Oct 7, 2019

Total pavement ban planned for scooters and bikes

Electric scooter users and cyclists will soon be prohibited from both riding parking on pavements under a new set of regulations being prepared by the Traffic Department. The new rules were outlined today by Pere...

Mijas town council launches new interactive app for residents
Society Fri, Oct 4, 2019

Mijas town council launches new interactive app for...

The town of Mijas in Málaga has launched a new application called Gecor, which takes over from Línea Verde as the town's communication and citizen participation platform - a quick and easy way for residents to...

Madrid to slash minimum height for Local Police
Society Thu, Sep 26, 2019

Madrid to slash minimum height for Local Police

SHORTER Local Police officers will now be on the beat in Madrid after the city council axed minimum height requirements which it said was 'discrimination'. The right-wing PP-led local government accepted its...

Male bone-marrow donors aged 18 to 40 sought
Society Tue, Sep 24, 2019

Male bone-marrow donors aged 18 to 40 sought

HEALTH authorities in Spain are calling for men aged between 18 and 40 to sign up as bone-marrow donors in a massive campaign that seeks to create a 'bank' of available givers. ('One Match for Life') is...

Advertisement