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Are you having problems listening to BayRadio in the UK?

Bay Radio News | September 18, 2020 close
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Due to some changes that TuneIn have made for listeners in the UK, you may be experiencing some issues when trying to listen to BayRadio via your smart speaker (Alexa, Google Home, Sonos, etc.) For Alexa speakers you will have to download our dedicated Alexa skill on the following link: […]

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It’s believed recent developments in the way the Covid-19 ...

Bay Radio News | September 17, 2020 close
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While a May projection that Madrid sent to Brussels envisioned a 9.2% drop in economic output in 2020, the Bank of Spain has now released a more pessimistic outlook that places the decline somewhere between 10.5% and 12.6%. This is down from the central bank’s own previous forecast, which had […]

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Isabel Díaz Ayuso, backtracked yesterday after her deputy ...

Bay Radio News | September 17, 2020 close
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Sources close to the Madrid regional premier, Isabel Díaz Ayuso, backtracked yesterday after her deputy health chief, Antonio Zapatero, announced that stricter coronavirus measures would be introduced in parts of the region this weekend in a bid to slow the spread of the Covid 19. But the announcement reportedly caused […]

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Three environmental groups including Greenpeace have launched a ...

Bay Radio News | September 16, 2020 close
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Three environmental groups including Greenpeace have launched a lawsuit against the Spanish government, accusing it of taking insufficient action to tackle climate change. It comes after similar action was launched by green groups elsewhere in Europe including France, Germany and the Netherlands, where the Dutch government lost a landmark case […]

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The Spanish government intends to transform the Franco-era ...

Bay Radio News | September 16, 2020 close
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The Spanish government intends to transform the Franco-era monument known as “The Valley of the Fallen” into a cemetery to hold the remains of people killed on both sides of the Spanish Civil War. The initiative is part of a draft bill proposed by the left-wing coalition government, and dubbed […]

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The Ministry of Health said their were 9,437 new cases of ...

Bay Radio News | September 16, 2020 close
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The Ministry of Health said their were 9,437 new cases of coronavirus yesterday, of which 3,022 were diagnosed in the previous 24 hours, compared to 3,023 on Monday. Yesterday’s figures do not include data from Catalonia though. Health Minister Salvador Illa said there were 156 more deaths from Covid-19 with […]

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Some volunteers have quit Johnson & Johnson’s Covid ...

Bay Radio News | September 16, 2020 close
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Some volunteers have quit Johnson & Johnson’s Covid 19 vaccine trial in Spain after news of side effects in a participant in AstraZeneca’s trial, temporarily put it on hold. The Spanish programme’s lead investigator, Alberto Borobia, said there were enough reserve volunteers for the trial to continue as normal, however. […]

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Catalonia has reported four cases of Covid-19 reinfection

Bay Radio News | September 15, 2020 close
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Catalonia has reported four cases of Covid-19 reinfection, with one patient having been admitted into the intensive care unit at a hospital in Badalona in Barcelona province. Bonaventura Clotet, the head of Infectious Diseases at the hospital, said a doctor at Palamós hospital in Girona province had also been admitted […]

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Britain has been knocked off its traditional top spot as ...

Bay Radio News | September 15, 2020 close
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Britain has been knocked off its traditional top spot as Spain’s most important foreign tourism market for the first time in decades. More French holidaymakers picked Spain in July than Brits or Germans in a historic reversal of the sunshine destination’s overall tourism figures. The Covid-19 pandemic has been blamed […]

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In an attempt to salvage the winter season, Benidorm is aiming ...

Bay Radio News | September 14, 2020 close
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In an attempt to salvage the winter season, Benidorm is aiming to develop a travel corridor with the UK, via Alicante-Elche Airport, which would involve UK tourists being tested on arrival and departure, rather than having to quarantine. Saying that Benidorm was a safe destination in terms of Covid-19 infections, […]

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The latest figures released on Friday by the Spanish Health ...

Bay Radio News | September 14, 2020 close
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The latest figures released on Friday by the Spanish Health Ministry for the number of people who have tested positive for Covid-19 is 566,326. This is an overall increase of 12,183 against the figure released on Thursday, although the ministry says 4,708 of the infections occurred in the previous 24 […]

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The government is pleading with young people to stop holding ...

Bay Radio News | September 14, 2020 close
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The government is pleading with young people to stop holding illegal parties as the country’s rising COVID-19 caseload continues to lead the way in Europe’s impending second wave of infections. In spite of warnings Madrid police have caught and fined 73 people who ignored a ban on late-night gatherings by […]