A police operation that closed access to the Son Castelló industrial estate last Friday. “Hello. Good evening. Alcohol cannot enter here. ” Just one notice over the weekend about the attempts to get to grips with the “bottle”, which invariably appears to be a “macro bottle”. At which point does a bottle become a macro bottle? What is the numerical qualification? No matter, macro it usually is.
Of whatever size, these outdoor gatherings, typically at night, are being targeted as public health enemy number one. Such is the targeting, such is the concern that the bottle is a matter for a national minister. Fernando Grande-Marlaska, Spain’s interior minister, has called on the young people of Spain not to be “reckless” in their behavior at a time when “we are on the point of forgetting the pandemic”.