By Cathy Elelman • 19 August 2020 • 16:41
MESSAGE: “We know how to be responsible too”, the youngsters tell heir peers
CREDIT: Ayuntamiento de Carboneras Facebook @ayuntamientocarboneras
CARBONERAS council has put out a video on social media aimed at raising awareness among youngsters about doing their bit in the fight against Covid-19.
The video features young locals, among them students, musicians, sportspeople and bar and restaurant staff, with the message “we know how to be responsible too”, and appealing to others their age to respect measures designed to prevent the spread of the virus.
“We know now is the time to stick to small groups, to enjoy ourselves with caution”, says one.
“It’s the time to look out for our family and for our neighbours”, says another, and “it’s time to look after ourselves”, adds a young man.
The video reminds viewers to wear face masks and wash hands.
“We do it, but we all have to do it. Because we can only beat this virus together”, warns a group of young female handball players.
The video also features Carboneras Mayor Jose Luis Amerigo Fernandez.
He says while the council is “dealing with Covid-19 with all the means within its reach, the collaboration of everyone is essential, and especially of the youngest.”
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Cathy Elelman is the local writer for the Costa de Almeria edition of the Euro Weekly News.
Based in Mojacar for the last 21 years, Cathy is very much part of the local community and is always well and truly up on all the latest news and events going on in this region of Spain.
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