Making the headlines in Barcelona today are the following stories:
LA VANGUARDIA (Castilian / Catalan)
Madrid's lead in the bid for Eurovegas has been reduced. Catalunya is close behind, says Catalan President Artur Mas–read story here. School's out for more than one million Catalan students today–read story here. The Castellers de Vilafranca have made history in New York–read story here.
EL PERIODICO (Castilian / Catalan)
Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy attends a mini-summit today in Rome. He hopes to put the pressure on to secure better bailout conditions for Spanish banks–read story here. Catalan President Artur Mas has said the €62,000 million that Spanish banks need is "good news"–read story here. Catalunya is seeing a 50% rise in grant applications to send children to summer camps–read story here.
EL PUNT-AVUI (Catalan)
The European Commission says Catalan LLei del Cinema should be amended in favour of Catalan dubbing–read story here. A European study finds students finish secondary education in Spain with an insufficient level of English–read story here.