SCREENINGS have been announced for six Almeria towns, and will be carried out by the Ministry of Health and Families of the Junta de Andalucia.

In the whole of Andalucia nearly 50 towns will be tested, and Almeria will have six towns screened across the Valle del Almanzora, Levante and Los Velez regions, as infections are very high.

Albox, Carboneras, Chirivel, Cuevas de Almanzora, Mojacar and Sorbas will be screened, as all but Cuevas del Almanzora had seen cases rise to over 1000, per 100,000 inhabitants at the time testing was announced.


So far, only the dates for Carboneras and Sorbas and have been announced. Sorbas will be screened today, January 18 in the Municipal Pavilion, between 10 am and 3 pm. The Carboneras screening is set for Tuesday, January 19 between 10 am and 3 pm at the CEIP Simón Fuentes esplanade.

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Alex Glenn is a reporter for Spain’s largest English-speaking newspaper, Euro Weekly News. Formerly she worked in the NHS for 15 years until relocating to Spain in 2018. She loves the Spanish lifestyle, language and culture and spent several years learning Spanish before moving to Spain for a better quality of life. She has made her home in the mountains in Almeria, where she loves being part of a rural community that has a mix of both expats and Spanish residents. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, reading and exploring the area where she lives.


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