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Spain: Open-air party set up to demand reopening of nightlife venues in Barcelona
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Spain: Open-air party set up to demand reopening of nightlife venues in Barcelona

Spain, Barcelona
November 22, 2020 at 18:42 GMT +00:00 · Published

The platform 'Som Oci Nocturn' (We are Nightlife) set up an open-air discotheque in Plaaa de Catalunya in Barcelona, on Saturday, to demand the reopening of nightlife venues in Catalonia.

Partygoers can be seen entering the premises after having their temperatures taken, and dancing in squares marked on the floor to maintain a safe distance between groups. According to reports, hand sanitising gel was also distributed among the attendees.

The Catalan government will allow most cultural establishments such as theatres, cinemas or concert halls to reopen from Monday, but the nightclubs will remain closed. Bars and restaurants will also be able to open, although with restrictions.

To date, Spain has recorded 1,556,730 cases of COVID-19 and 42,619 related deaths, according to the Ministry of Health.

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The platform 'Som Oci Nocturn' (We are Nightlife) set up an open-air discotheque in Plaaa de Catalunya in Barcelona, on Saturday, to demand the reopening of nightlife venues in Catalonia.

Partygoers can be seen entering the premises after having their temperatures taken, and dancing in squares marked on the floor to maintain a safe distance between groups. According to reports, hand sanitising gel was also distributed among the attendees.

The Catalan government will allow most cultural establishments such as theatres, cinemas or concert halls to reopen from Monday, but the nightclubs will remain closed. Bars and restaurants will also be able to open, although with restrictions.

To date, Spain has recorded 1,556,730 cases of COVID-19 and 42,619 related deaths, according to the Ministry of Health.

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