In the news headlines from Barcelona today:
LA VANGUARDIA (Castilian / Catalan)
The end of ETA still raises suspicions: More than 90 percent of Spaniards think they should give up their weapons before any other step is taken; A family have denounced the death of a 65-year-old woman due to a "lack of resources" in the Vall d'Hebron hospital; United Kingdom is the main destination of a new wave of Spanish emigrants, who leave looking for work armed with language skills and education.
EL PERIÓDICO (Castilian / Catalan)
Latest poll on general election results for Catalunya says Catalan Socialist party will win by tiny margin (despite having lost 10 seats), while the Partido Popular will get more votes than Convergència i Unió, although not necessarily more seats; Time magazine includes Leo Messi amongst its candidates for Person of the Year; Windscreen cleaners reappear at Barcelona traffic lights.
EL PUNT-AVUI (Catalan)
Animal protection groups warn that there has been an increase in the number of exotic animals kept as pets being abandoned by their owners; Bars fighting a 'beer price war' in an attempt to win customers; Duran i Lleida of CiU appeals to "national dignity" to ensure that his party wins the most seats in Catalunya in Sunday's Spanish general elections.