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The Spanish government has announced that it will start the ...

Bay Radio News | September 24, 2020 close
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The Spanish government has announced that it will start the process to consider a request to pardon the nine jailed Catalan pro-independence leaders from next week. The nine Catalan politicians and activists were jailed for between 9-13 years by Spain’s Supreme Court, they convicted for crimes of sedition and misuse […]

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BONO VIATGE CV: 70% off your winter holidays in Valencian ...

Bay Radio News | September 21, 2020 close
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The president of the Valencian Community, Ximo Puig, has today announced plans to discount 70% of holidays enjoyed in the region this winter – up to a maximum of €600. The scheme will be open to anyone registered on a municipal padrón in the Valencian Community, which comprises the provinces […]

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One year jailtime for parking in disabled slot in Denia with ...

Bay Radio News | September 21, 2020 close
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Alicante’s Provincial Tribunal has upheld a year’s prison sentence for the crime of parking in a disabled slot in Denia’s municipal Mercat with a fake card. The court also upheld a 1,620€ fine from a previous sentence passed down in Benidorm’s Penal Court no.1 last January. The defendant has now […]

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BLIND JUSTICE: Valencian 26-year-old becomes first blind judge ...

Bay Radio News | September 21, 2020 close
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Héctor Melero Martí, 26, from Cullera, Valencia, has become the first blind judge in Spain since restrictions were rolled back in 2014. According to the Spain’s General Council of the Judiciary (CGPJ), a separate blind law student asked the Council if – on passing the appropriate selection process – they […]

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Are your current Wealth Management and Pension plans fit for ...

Bay Radio News | September 21, 2020 close
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With the current CV19 crisis and Brexit looming it has never been more important for UK Expatriates and those who are considering moving to Spain to ensure that their wealth is invested in the right places and products. We have seen the impact that the “lockdowns” have had on world […]

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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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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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La Liga has been forced to change the days of its fixtures for ...

Bay Radio News | September 11, 2020 close
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The Spanish league has given in to what it called the “nonsense” of the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF), in order to avoid “irreparable sporting damage to the clubs”. It is the latest in a number of disputes between Spanish football’s two governing bodies, who have been at loggerheads over scheduling […]

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Hundreds of migrants calling for freedom in Gran Canaria

Bay Radio News | September 9, 2020 close
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A group of migrants being held at a dockside camp on Gran Canaria called for “freedom” yesterday as they tried to force open a police fence as the coast guard brought in more people rescued from boats in the Atlantic. Arrivals to the Canary Islands have surged 573% to 3,933 […]

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Spain and Italy call for dialogue in Eastern Mediterranean for ...

Bay Radio News | September 9, 2020 close
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The foreign ministers of Spain and Italy have called for dialogue in the Eastern Mediterranean. Italy’s Luigi Di Maio said the two countries, as well as the EU’s high representative, were in agreement on starting dialogue with the sides to reduce tension in the region. The two officials said diplomacy […]

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Actor, TV presenter and regional MP Toni Cantó has saved the ...

Bay Radio News | September 3, 2020 close
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ACTOR, TV presenter and regional MP Toni Cantó has saved the lives of three young women in a ‘Baywatch-style rescue’, according to his colleagues and witnesses. The spokesman for centre-right Ciudadanos in the Valencia regional government was seen leaping into the sea in Castellón province ‘without thinking twice about it’ […]