Posts Tagged ‘ story ’

Robbed in Barcelona Features on The Spain Scoop

April 18, 2012
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An article by Julie Sheridan has featured on The Spain Scoop, which was partly-inspired by some of the content on Robbed in Barcelona. Julie’s article  (which can be seen here) is a good one-page overview of all that a visitor needs to be aware of when coming to Barcelona. The Robbed in Barcelona site...

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Mobile World Congress Special: Incidents of Mobile Device Theft in Barcelona, Documented on Flickr #mwc2012 #mwc12

February 23, 2012

A Mobile World Congress special. Ten photos found on Flickr taken by people or of people who had mobile equipment stolen or attempted stolen in Barcelona. Captions underneath each of the photos below are written by the victim or the photographer. Above photo by Rene Passet, here.   Above photo by Larry Cornett, here.   Above...

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They Can Act Deaf, But Don’t You Act Dumb

February 17, 2012

We’ve held back on this story since mid-December 2011. We don’t want to be cruel. Undoubtedly there are people who are deaf who find it hard to get work. Undoubtedly there are people who ask for money because they’re deaf because they are genuinely in need. However, it has become evident of late that there...

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Victims: Tell Barcelona’s Mayor About Your Robbery Experience

January 18, 2012

We now provide a service – free of charge – to visitors and locals alike, whereby we send your account of your robbery experience to the Mayor of Barcelona so that he is informed about it and can take appropriate action. Please fill out this form. Often a response is received from the Mayor,...

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