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Zakynthos:-  Volunteers in action despite the heatwave.

Volunteer actions are still in force even though Zakynthos has been hit with a heatwave. This time it was a group of young volunteers from the Summer Camp run by Takis and April  Korianitis at Porto Koukla.     This year April mentions that due to coronavirus it has been …

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Greece:- No areas in Greece classified as Green.

No area is “green”. Most areas of Greece are orange on the ECDC map, while Crete and some Aegean islands are still in red. Αs the cases of covid-19 are increasing. In yellow appear Central Greece, Evia, – Thrace, islands of the northeastern Aegean. The positivity index in Greece is …

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Zakynthos:- FootVolley event this weekend in Lagana.. prominent guest stars

In recent years, professional football players have taken up footvolley in both promotional events and celebrity matches. Zakynthos has now got its first “official” event which starts this weekend, with special guest stars. Footvolley combines field rules that are based on those of beach volleyball with ball-touch rules taken from …

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Zakynthos:- Jaws of Life “Penny” comes to the rescue, saving a 17 year old British Tourist.

A 17-year-old Briton miraculously had a lucky escape at Agios Sostis, Zakynthos, yesterday.  Initial thoughts were that he climbed a cliff and fell into the void whilst trying to take photographs of the area.  The young tourist ended up hanging from his leg which was nailed to an iron rod. …

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Greece:- Coronavirus. road race to save the islands from mini lockdowns.

Coronavirus: Road race to save the islands the mini lockdown What experts suggest for areas with a high epidemiological burden – The government’s plan A road race to avoid mini-lockdowns on the islands with a high epidemiological load has been launched by government officials in the last 24 hours. That …

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Zakynthos:- Accident at Agio Sostis, tourist nailed to a steel rod.

Accident in Agios Sostis A tourist was nailed to a steel rod. An accident occurred a few hours ago in Agios Sostis, as a result of which a tourist was slightly injured. According to information, the man had climbed the slope, losing his balance and fell from the spot shown …

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Zakynthos:- B.A.S.E jumpers at Navagio beach talk about their experience. (VIDEO)

  One of the most high adrenaline activities that take place on our island is B.A.S.E jumping. The initials B.A.S.E come from the words;  buildings, antennae (referring to radio masts), spans (bridges), and earth (cliffs). Nowadays, it is more generally written as BASE jumping. In Zakynthos the element Earth attracts …

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Zakynthos:- 15 thousand Euros taken in a robbery, businessman ambushed.

The two perpetrators snatched 15,000 euros – The victim is being treated for a thigh injury. A bloody robbery took place in the early hours of Tuesday in Zakynthos, in the area of Μαρινέικα (Marineika)  with the victim of a 49-year-old businessman. The two perpetrators had set an ambush outside …

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Zakynthos:- Domestic Helper arrested for stealing over 9 thousand euros.

Zakynthos: A domestic helper was arrested who stole 9,380 euros from the owner of the house where she was employed. A case of theft was investigated by the Security Department of Zakynthos and a case was filed against a foreigner for the respective offense. In particular, from the utilization of …

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Greece:- coronavirus and vaccination update, Zakynthos with 39 new cases

EODY published the data on the evolution of the pandemic in the last 24 hours. The new laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 disease are 3,593, of which 15 were identified after checks at the country’s gates. The total number of cases amounts to 482,145 (daily change + 0.9%), of which 51.2% …

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