By Tara Rippin • 20 March 2020 • 13:01
REPRESENTATIVES from the Chinese community in the province of Alicante have donated stocks of sanitary equipment Alfaz del Pi Council to help combat the spread of COVID19.
Today’s donation includes 2,000 masks, 30 boxes of gloves and 60 large bottles of sanitiser gel.
The delivery was made at the local police checkpoint, Councillor for Public Safety, Toni Such, immediately thanked the Chinese residents for their gesture of solidarity.
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Tara Rippin is a reporter for Spain’s largest English-speaking newspaper, Euro Weekly News, and is responsible for the Costa Blanca region.
She has been in journalism for more than 20 years, having worked for local newspapers in the Midlands, UK, before relocating to Spain in 1990.
Since arriving, the mother-of-one has made her home on the Costa Blanca, while spending 18 months at the EWN head office in Fuengirola on the Costa del Sol.
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