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Forest Fires are still a problem in Portugal with continued high temperatures. The weekend ahead looks like a mix of cloud and sun with temperatures around the coast of 25-28. Monday and Tuesday we are expecting heavy rain, so keep an eye on our facebook pages for weather warning and check out our article Prepare for Autumn Rains.
Portuguese schools are going back next week, so the ebaches with be quiter and the towns busier with traffic. WARNING: Do NOT go to Staples or other stationery stores this weekend and every parent will be shopping for school supplies.
We bring you information about News in Portugal, items about living in this beautiful country, property information and what is happening in Portugal . Don't forget if you have a festa going on near you or any charity event then we are happy to promote it in Hey Portugal Calendar
Brexit Update - Brexit Ministers are meeting their EU counterparts today.
This comprehensive article by the BBC covers all possible questions about Brexit, whilst we still wait for the UK Government to announce the way forward.
Scotland is still undecided on its own referendum. They seem to be waiting to see what the Brexit talks mean, but SNP leader has not ruled out leaving the UK. Reuters
Rio Olympics 2016 - After a successful Olympics, now it is the turn of the Paralympic Athletes. Britain is currently 2nd in the medals table, with a strong team following from their success in London 2012. Team GB gained more medals in Day 1 than in 2012, so they are looking good. BBC Medals Table.
The UK's Financial Times believes the a second EU Bailout is a possibility for Portugal. Algarve Daily News. http://algarvedailynews.com/news/9765-financial-times-fears-second-bail-out-for-portugal
A Portuguese Train carrying around 60 passengers derailed in Spain this morning. Reports are now 3 confirmed dead. It was heading for Porto. Portugal Resident
There are lots of local festas and music festivals going on throughout August, many are listed in our calendar and on our Facebook pages. There are a number of social events and coffee morning for ex-pats. International Ladies meet at the Internacional Hotel in Caldas da Rainha at 3pm on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday each month. Go to Calendar