Tuesday, 16 January, 2018

Andalucia

Judges in Córdoba have acquitted the owner of one of the 240 illegal homes on the protected Medina Azahara site for extending the property even though it faces demolition

A damning report from a UNESCO advisory body has demanded that the 240 illegal houses on the protected Medina Azahara site in Córdoba should “be demolished.”

Junta announces new 350 million motorway to the coast – 1600 metres of tunnels, a huge span bridge and entirely on virgin land –...

OVER 200 dogs were on the verge of being put down after a police raid on a farm in Sevilla. Describing the scene as an...

EXCLUSIVE - Seven Britons detained after riot that began after a Spaniard insulted a British woman

Spain's oldest woman – a gypsy – has gone without heating all her life WHO needs central heating? Spain's oldest woman Maria Diaz Cortes –...

According to report, up to five per cent of the world’s population of the extremely endangered Bonelli’s Eagle lives in controversial Ronda golf development MORE...

Were large grey cats seen near Monda a pair of lynxes or the La Cala cougar and mate? HORSERIDERS in Monda are convinced they saw...

IT is one of the heaviest crimes Malaga province has seen for decades. But incredibly over one weekend two concrete lorries weighing 20 tonnes each,...

CASH payments in return for favours have come to light during bribary and corruption investigations in Alhaurin el Grande. It is understood that property developers...

POSTAL workers in Spain are to stage a three-day walkout in protest at low salaries. The strike, which will run from December 23 to the...

ALMOST 30,000 visitors flocked to the ski resort of the Sierra Nevada during the recent early December holiday. According to ski management company Cetursa, the...

TWO soldiers have been arrested after police found four kilograms of cannabis in their car. Police in Almuñecar believe the un-named servicemen, who belong to...

They killed 740 partridges in one day at the Duke of Westminster’s exclusive hunting reserve

Police arrest four as extremists battle in GranadaTHE anniversary of the death of Francisco Franco brought violent scenes to the streets of Granada on...

JUDGES in Granada are seeing if any criminal charges can be answered after the Guardia Civil found “irregularities” in a Lecrin Valley mineral water...

HEAVY snowfall on the Sierra Nevada mountain range has resulted in an early start to the ski season. Pistes at Europe’s most southerly ski resort...

MAYORS of the four municipalities over which the proposed Granada-Sierra Nevada cable car will travel are split over the benefits of the project. The socialist...

AT longer than 300 kilometres, the country’s longest circular walking trial is now officially open. The Sulayr trail, which circles the Sierra Nevada, is divided...

Did sewage kill thousands of fish in Ronda river? AN investigation has been launched into the “ecological disaster” that killed thousands of fish in a...

A GRANADA court is investigating how 120,000 tonnes of a vegetable-based contaminant was allowed to enter underground water supplies. Mayor of Atarfe Víctor Sánchez and...

THE public prosecutor has opened investigations into the dealings of three mayors from around the Granada province. In perhaps the highest profile probe, Almuñecar council...

Painters, musicians and writers pay homage to the Granada poet at his summer retreat

THE leader of Granada’s provincial council is trying to convince a low-cost airline to reconsider its controversial decision to cancel flights between London and...

Briton loses more than 6,000 euros after “scam” GOOD Samaritan drivers are being asked to beware after a Briton fell victim to a possible scam. Tony...

TWO teenage girls are recovering in hospital after being seriously injured in an attack by a wild boar. The incident happened as the girls were...

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