Making the news headlines in Barcelona today are the following stories:
LA VANGUARDIA (Castilian / Catalan)
Spain's unemployment rose to over 4.7 million last month, 112,269 more than in January; The Government today opens the door to further cuts with an expected downturn in the economy of at least 1.7%; University demonstrations continue as students protest against funding and scholarships.
EL PERIODICO (Castilian / Catalan)
Pep Guardiola moves a step closer to renewing his Barcelona contract;the assosciation Raval Viu aims to ease the problems of the Raval area and make it a more creative and dynamic neighbourhood; El Tibidabo hopes to appeal more to Barcelona residents after it lost 1.5 million euros in 2011 and only received 442,000 visitors.