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  • The sounds of autumn 20/09/2020
    In writing this series of articles during lockdown, I have come to understand the pure companionship of poetry. Poems one has loved and known through a lifetime are trusted friends in the face of such uncertainty and adversity. I have set them out, season by season. In so doing, I have sought to contrast the […]
  • Petitions raised as Loulé residents fear insidious development planned for nature reserve 19/09/2020
    Something’s distinctly off in Praia de Ancão (Loulé borough). Since the ‘environmental attack on centenarian pines’ in the natural park of Ria Formosa authorities that vowed they would ‘see heads roll’ have gone strangely quiet – to the point that residents who raised the alarm in the first place fear something even worse could be […]
  • Four reasons why you should check your finances – and adviser – are Brexit-ready 19/09/2020
    Reassuringly, even if there is a no-deal Brexit, citizens’ rights for UK nationals legally settled in Portugal by December 31, 2020 are protected under the UK-EU Withdrawal Agreement. There are no such guarantees, however, in the area of financial services, which could affect whether you can continue to receive UK-based advice and services as an […]
  • PM sets out ‘five fundamental steps’ to help stem increase in infections 18/09/2020
    Prime minister António Costa has set out five fundamental steps which he believes will help stem the exponential increase in new coronavirus infections. His intervention came after an urgent meeting of the crisis cabinet to discuss the situation – a microcosm of what is happening throughout Europe. Countries east to west are dealing with ‘spikes’ […]
  • Nineteen arrested as police dismantle major Algarve drug ring led by two Brits 18/09/2020
    GNR police have dismantled a major drug trafficking network in the Algarve, which led to the arrest of 19 people and the confiscation of over 24,000 individual doses of drugs – including heroin, cocaine and hashish. Speaking to national tabloid Correio da Manhã, the head of the GNR operation Carlos Bengala said: “It is one […]