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Fifteen new coronavirus cases confirmed on Kefalonia yesterday by EODY, none on Ithaka

Today’s bank rates:
1 €UR = £ 0.8767 GBP
1 €UR = $ 1.0697 USD
£1 GBP = 1.1406 €UR
$1 USD = 0.9348 €UR

Based on Alpha Bank exchange rates, these are widely used by exchange agencies in Greece.
Other banks likely to offer a different rate which may be marginally higher or lower.
Banks and foreign exchange offices normally charge standard 2% commission.
You may get a better rate changing your holiday money in advance at e.g the Post Office.
NB: some f-ex agencies advertise "No Commission".
Invariably, they deduct commission before they (don't) advertise the rate.
Foreign exchange offices are businesses, not charities.

Ten day weather forecast for Kefalonia:
This is an overall forecast, due to the mountainous terrain the weather can be very localised.
Updated forecast @

Day, Date   Hi°/Lo°   Wind sp   Wet   Forecast
Mon 16/05   24°/16°   16 km/h   07%   Mostly sunny
Tue 17/05   25°/17°   17 km/h   12%   Sunny
Wed 18/05   25°/17°   21 km/h   14%   Sunny
Thu 19/05   23°/15°   25 km/h   24%   Sunny
Fri 20/05   23°/16°   22 km/h   05%   Sunny
Sat 21/05   24°/17°   18 km/h   07%   Mostly sunny
Sun 22/05   25°/17°   16 km/h   08%   Sunny
Mon 23/05   26°/17°   14 km/h   08%   Sunny
Tue 24/05   26°/18°   14 km/h   05%   Sunny
Wed 25/05   25°/18°   16 km/h   05%   Sunny

Just for fun:


--- Quote ---HOLIDAY HORROR Brit woman ‘raped’ while on holiday in Corfu as man arrested over ‘sex attack’

A BRITISH tourist has reportedly been raped on the Greek island of Corfu.

The woman went to police in the early hours of Sunday morning and gave a description of the man she said had attacked her.

Police in Greece arrested a 40-year-old man based on her description and brought him to the station, where the tourist identified him as her attacker.
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--- Quote ---London could run out of water in 25 years as cities worldwide face rising risk of drought, report warns

Despite covering more than 70 per cent of the earth’s surface, only 3 per cent of the world’s water is suitable for drinking, and most of that is locked up in glaciers and ice caps.

Less than 0.01 per cent of the world’s fresh water is available for human use in lakes, rivers and reservoirs.
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Today's coronavirus count on Kef/Ithaka: 7/0


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