Monday, June 18, 2018

Family of missing expat Lisa Brown plaster streets of Gibraltar with reward posters

It comes after the family and British charity, Crimestoppers, announced a fresh plea for information last Friday

Former Catalan president Carles Puigdemont to appear in court today while violent protests break out in Barcelona

The former Catalan leader was arrested on Sunday and faces a prison sentence of up to 30 years

Weather BOMB coming to Spain TODAY with orange alerts for southern coast

The coastline from Cadiz to Granada, including the Costa del Sol, are on yellow alert for strong winds

Firemen scramble to free hotel guest in southern Spain whose testicles became trapped in plastic folding chair

Two carers tried to assist him but had to call in emergency services for back up

Travel chaos for Brits travelling to Spain as French air traffic strikes progress

Ryanair officials are furious after being forced to cancel around 100 flights

Clocks to go forward this weekend as spring officially begins

The change ensures that there is more more daylight in the evenings and less in the mornings

EXCLUSIVE PICS: Thousands protest in Malaga demanding dignified pension payouts in Spain

Unions and action groups called on retirees to put pressure on the Spanish government to increase state pension payouts

EXCLUSIVE PICS: Madrid a ‘WARZONE’ as migrants and locals battle with Spanish police after death of Senegalese street vendor

The inner city district of Lavapiés went up in violent flames as protesters took to the streets to rebel against the police

Ryanair threatens to ground ALL flights in bid for public to demand Britain to stay in EU

RYANAIR boss has threatened to ground ALL flights temporarily in a bid to stop Brexit. The Irish airline's chief, Michael O'Leary said he wanted to emphasise...

One Spaniard dead and another in coma after carbon monoxide poisoning at London hotel

A SPANIARD has died from carbon monoxide poisoning while staying at a hotel in London. Marcos Severa, 34, from Mallorca, was poisoned after the toxic...

Spanish Tax Agency questions Gibraltar’s tobacco imports

THE motive behind Gibraltar’s exhaustive importation of tobacco has been questioned by new figures. The Rock imported 72 million packs of cigarettes in 2017 despite...

British Airways becomes the latest airline to cancel flights as Storm Emma continues across Spain

CUSTOMERS flying to and from London Heathrow, London Gatwick or London City airports are being advised to check for cancellations. While not all flight have...

Half of all Spanish restaurants found to be selling fake fish

MORE than 50% of Spanish restaurants are mislabelling fish on their the menus. The survey of more than 200 restaurants by AZTI Technology Centre showed...

Forecaster predicts Spain will have hotter than average spring

THE Iberian Peninsula will experience a drier and warmer than average spring. According to Accuweather, an 'area of high pressure will build west of the...

Flu pandemic in Spain leads to rising death toll

THE number of people in Spain who have died from the flu has risen dramatically. In what is proving to be the deadliest season of...

Robots set to take a third of Spanish jobs within a generation

ROBOTS are set to take over a third of Spain's jobs by the year 2030. The study conducted by PwC and entitled 'Will robots steal...

Cave paintings and jewelry deemed too old to be made by Homo Sapiens

CAVE art and jewelry found in Spain is too old to have been made by modern humans. Animals, hand stencils and shell jewelry were made by...

Thousands of OAPs protest on the streets of Spain calling for pension security

PENSIONERS in their thousands have taken to the streets of Spain to demand decent pensions. Demonstrating across Spain to ask the government to guarantee pensions...

Spain to add Ladino to official languages list

SPAIN is set to officially recognise Ladino as a Spanish tongue. It is hoped that in doing so, it will save the language from extinction...

Father of eight-year-old boy smuggled into Spain by suitcase avoids jail

THE father of an eight-year-old boy who was smuggled into Spain from Morocco in a suitcase has escaped a prison sentence. Ivorian Ali Ouattara was...

Spanish Supreme Court uphold prison sentence ruling for rapper who slandered monarchy

A RAPPER has been sentenced to three-and-half-years after slandering the Spanish monarchy. On Tuesday Spain’s Supreme Court upheld the sentence that a Madrid court had...

Spanish hospitals charging tourists double for care in Barcelona

Shockingly, not even the Hospital de Sant Pau (pictured) know what they are charging the ICPA, which could be in the millions.

Spain vows to send more police officers to combat ‘narcos state’ in Cadiz

Extra police have been drafted in to help ease the strain on existing forces who are struggling to keep up with the drug traffickers.

Spain’s SpaceX satellite launch in California delayed by four days

It is hoped the Starlink satellites will provide low-cost broadband on a global scale by a constellation of small satellites with limited service starting by 2020.

Spain’s finance minister fails to impress MEPs for European Central Bank role

The candidates were grilled on their approaches to monetary policy, with some MEPs expressing 'reservations for minister De Guindos's appointment', said Roberto Gualtieri, the committee’s chairman. 

UN set to inspect migrant situation in Spain

During the trip, which takes five to 10 days and starts February 26, officials will meet with charitable groups directly linked to work with African migrants.
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