Antonio M. Romero / JesÚs Hinojosa
There will be no Holy Week processions in Malaga this year. The organisation that represents the city's religious brotherhoods that organise the Semana Santa has agreed with the city hall and the Diocese of Malaga to call off the events to prevent ... the spread of coronavirus Covid-19. The decision comes after cities such as Seville and Cordoba suspended their processions on Saturday following advice from Spain's Episcopal Conference. "We have discussed the situation generated by the ... cancellation applies to the entire diocese, that is, all the towns and villages in the province of Malaga. "All three consider it responsible and necesary to suspend the Holy Week processions, as well as all the planned events leading up to them," it reads.