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Spain is willing to welcome international tourism again this summer, as the vaccination schemes in Europe keep progressing. Spain's Tourism Secretary of State Fernando Valdés has even gone further in a recent interview with Sky News, stating that the Spanish country is 'desperate to welcome' tourism again this summer. This news keep giving faith to the local Spanish tourism, who are

The news surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic has been one of hope recently, at least in the UK where cases, hospitalisations, and deaths are falling off a cliff. This is partly because the UK is still in a nationwide lockdown, however with nearly half of all adults now vaccinated, with the majority of those most vulnerable jabbed first, it's clear that

Performing Rights Society (PRS) instituted a new license fee for small-scale live-streamed performances. It met with lots of frustration from artists as it’s a huge burden for those who only get less than £500 from virtual events. It’s common for artists to go with paid-entry live-stream shows in this difficult time. The COVID-19 pandemic means they will not have a huge

UK cassette sales doubled in 2020, according to the British Phonographic Industry (BPI). 2020 was a great year for UK music consumption all across the board. For starters, music-streaming hit an all-time high among streaming platforms, in part due to the national lockdowns. Bringing the total number of streams up from previous years by 25.1 billion across the UK.  Geoff Taylor,

Julian Knight, the Conservative chairman of the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport committee has warned that UK festivals such as Glastonbury may still face cancellation in 2021, due to COVID-19. Despite the recent roll-out of the Pfizer vaccine in the United Kingdom, hopes that British-based festivals may still be able to operate in 2021 have now been quashed, with Knight,

Night Time Industries Association released a new survey, highlighting how the COVID-19 "has left the industry in an untenable position" in the UK night-life scene. Moreover, it will be "financially unviable" to implement social distancing in clubs, bars, and music venues. 130 different businesses were surveyed and believe that there is not enough guidance, or that without government assistance they will be

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