Making the news headlines in Barcelona today are the following stories:
LA VANGUARDIA (Castilian / Catalan)
Spain's budget deficit in 2011 was notably higher than forecast, 8.5 percent of GDP rather than six percent - this means the government is likely to make further spending cuts; Details of the declaration of Iñaki Urdangarin from Sunday in Palma de Mallorca have been released - he largely places blame for misdemeanours on his former business partner, Diego Torres; The Universitat de Pompeu Fabra spent €6,300 on a meeting for its directors.
EL PERIODICO (Castilian / Catalan)
Barcelona is to set up a mobile technology centre with 150 employees; Barcelona cathedral enters final stages of its architectural restoration - work has been going on for four years but the cathedral has never closed down.
EL PUNT-AVUI (Catalan)
The COPE radio station has admitted it made a mistake in broadcasting accusations of doping at FC Barcelona last year - they've offered the club €200,000 in compensation; Spanish flag from the Ajuntament of Sant Pol burned - it had been hanging at the council building for just five days.