Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Expat couple in Spain arrested for €700,000 ‘fake sportswear website’ on Costa del Sol

AN expat couple have been arrested over a €700,000 internet scam on the Costa del Sol. The French duo are suspecting of selling sportswear online...

Father of 11-year-old mum’s baby in Spain is her teenage BROTHER, but police can’t arrest him

THE father of an 11-year-old girl's baby is her brother, it has been confirmed.  It comes after the young girl gave birth at a hospital...

Malaga Football Club players have residence fumigated after scabies outbreak

A RESIDENCE housing Malaga FC players has been fumigated following an outbreak of scabies.  At least two students in the Andalucian Residence, on Calle Julio...

British cyclist Chris Froome to begin 2018 under doping cloud at Spain’s Ruta del Sol in Andalucia

BRITISH cyclist Chris Froome has said he is 'confident' there will be progress on a probe into an adverse doping test. It comes nine days...

Spain cold front ‘will worsen’ in Malaga province with lows of -2C and chances of snow

THE cold front taking grip in Malaga province will continue throughout this week, with chances of snowfall in inland areas and even in the...

Mystery Hatton Garden raider hiding in Spain with loot worth MILLIONS while British accomplices beg him for help with...

A MYSTERY accomplice in the infamous Hatton Garden raid is being urged to hand back millions of pounds by his fellow robbers after they...

Couple who quit jobs ‘to get paid to travel around the world having sex’ visit Spain and beyond

A COUPLE who quit their jobs to sell videos of themselves having sex have visited Spain, most of Europe and South America thanks to...

Drones discover Malaga province has more than 4,000 illegal buildings… and counting

MALAGA province has more than 4,000 undeclared buildings, an investigation has revealed.  The General Directorate of Cadastre discovered the haul last year after using drones...

Uphill battle for Great Britain after Jamie Murray and Dominic Inglot lose Davis Cup doubles rubber in Marbella

JAMIE Murray and Dominic Inglot have lost their doubles rubber in the Davis Cup tie against Spain. The Brits lost 6-4, 6-4, 7-6 (7-4) in...

Team GB lose first Davis Cup rubber against Spain in Marbella

GREAT Britain are 1-0 down against Spain in their Davis Cup World Group after Brit Liam Broady was beaten in straight sets by Albert...

NO MORE bar licences and music crackdown for more than 100 Malaga streets

MALAGA will not grant any more licences for bars and will crackdown on music-playing hours. More than 100 streets will be affected by the new...

‘Cursed’ book in Spain about Granada orphan thought lost for 400 YEARS published for the first time

A BOOK chronicling the adventures of a Granada orphan during Spain's Golden Age has been published for the first time.  Historia del Huerfano, or The...

JAILED: Spain policemen who accepted cheese and wine bribes on Costa del Sol

A PAIR of Spanish cops have been sentenced to two years behind bars after accepting cheese and wine as bribes. The Guardia Civil officers accepted...

EXCLUSIVE: British football team ‘kicked out’ of Costa del Sol kids league for being ‘too good and too British’

EXPAT children as young as eight have been allegedly kicked out of their football league for being ‘too good’ and ‘too British’. The organisers of...

Big freeze in Spain as 33 provinces put on red, orange and yellow alerts for SNOW, rain and storms,...

ALICANTE, Murcia, Granada and Jaen are all on yellow alert for snow. Weather agency AEMET has forecast accumulations of between 3 and 5 centimetres. Drivers should...

EXCLUSIVE: British expat accused of animal mistreatment in Spain opens new refuge in Sevilla

A BRITISH expat accused of mistreating animals has opened another refuge after dodging a court date over animal abuse, it can be revealed.   Kim Halliwell,...

Dubai and Florida up to 60% CHEAPER than Spain hotspots for early summer holidays including Costa del Sol and...

IT is up to 59% cheaper for British families to have a holiday in Orlando, Abu Dhabi or Dubai than in Spain favourites like...

Spain soldier claims she was raped by comrades in Malaga barracks

A SOLDIER stationed in Malaga has claimed she was raped by her fellow soldiers in her barracks.  Policia Nacional have confirmed an investigation has been...

One-metre loggerhead turtle found dead on Marbella beach

A LOGGERHEAD turtle has been found washed up on a Marbella beach.  The one-metre animal was spotted by a local resident walking on Las Petunias...

Briton Kyle Edmund to sit out first Davis Cup tie in Marbella

RISING British tennis star Kyle Edmund has been ruled out of the opening day of Team GB's first-round Davis Cup match against Spain. The Australian...

Southern Spain hit by NINE earthquakes in less than 24 hours

NINE earthquakes have shaken southern Spain in less than 24 hours. The first struck Olvera in Cadiz and was 3.4 on the Richter scale. It was...

Huge holiday company rolls out sunbed reservations in Spain

GETTING up at 6am to beat the Germans to the sunbeds could soon be a thing of the past for British holidaymakers. Thomas Cook have...

Tomorrow’s Super Blue Blood Moon in Spain only occurs every 150 years

The second supermoon of the year will take place on Wednesday in a rare Lunar Trifecta that will not occur for another 150 years. The...

REVEALED: The provinces in Spain with the most car collisions – and Malaga is one of them

THE areas in Spain which had the most traffic incidents last year have been revealed. There were 1.91 million minor traffic accidents in the country...

British expats are not registering on the padron and Costa del Sol towns are worried

COSTA del Sol towns popular with British expats are concerned at the rising number of unregistered residents.  It comes after new figures revealed at least...

Pensioner cyclist fighting for her life in Malaga after being swept by strong winds

A CYCLIST is fighting for her life after being swept by the strong winds in Malaga.  The 67-year-old received a traumatic brain injury yesterday when...
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