Saturday, April 21, 2018

Solar energy will power most of Spain by 2030 as investment pours in

SOLAR power will be the most dominant form of energy in Spain by 2030. That’s according to a report by the country’s Industry Ministry, which...

British paedophile who fled to Spain spared jail in UK after ‘resolving his issues’

A BRITISH paedophile who absconded to Spain has been spared jail by a judge in the UK after 'turning his life around'.  lan Grundy, 59,...

Spain government grants €35 million to repair Andalucia beaches after storm damage

ANDALUCIA has been granted €35,670,000 by Madrid to clean up its beaches. It comes after the likes of Storm Emma left the coastline from Huelva...

12 policemen in Spain worth getting arrested for

THE Guardia Civil's social media team probably bit off more than they could chew after their 'hot cop' tweet went viral this week. What started...

24-year-old woman dies in traffic accident in Gibraltar

The young woman was riding a motorcycle at the time of the incident, which took place on Europa Road

OH SNAP! KitKat to lose trademark status in Spain

BRITISH favourite KitKat is set to lose its EU-wide trademark status allowing anyone to produce a chocolate bar mimicking its iconic shape. The four-fingered treat,...

Is this the first Banksy in Spain?

RESIDENTS of a small town in Spain have woken up to what they believe is the country's first Banksy.  The wall in Ferrol de Coruña,...

WATCH: The moment a violent gang which robbed cars in Andalucia to sell to drug traffickers is busted in...

Three were arrested in Cadiz for stealing expensive 4X4s from residential areas, which were then sold to drug traffickers in La Linea de Concepcion

Expedia launching HUGE summer sale with up to 90% off hotel stays in Spain and beyond

EXPEDIA is slashing prices of hotel stays in Spain and beyond by up to 90% this summer.  The travel booking site is offering the bargain...

Mangled body with two gunshot wounds to the head found at recycling plant in Andalucia

A BODY has been found with two gunshot wounds to the head at a recycling plant in Andalucia. The corpse was found by workers and...

More than 1,000 pigs drown in Spain after farm owners refuse to evacuate animals following flood warnings (WARNING: DISTRESSING...

MORE than 1,000 pigs have drowned in Spain after being locked in their pens during a flood.  https://twitter.com/PartidoPACMA/status/986267520591122434 Shocking footage shared by animal rights group PACMA...

British fugitive and suspect in case of missing expat Lisa Brown arrested at UK airport

A BRITISH fugitive wanted in connection with the disappearance of Lisa Brown has been arrested at a UK airport.  Simon Corner, 35, was cuffed at...

ALL ALE: Huge beer festival coming to Mallorca capital

BEER Palma – the city's favourite ale festival, returns to its popular pitch in front of the Cathedral from April 27 through May 8. Over...

Starlite Festival job applications open with 400 roles available, but you’ll have to be quick!

STARLITE Festival will begin selecting its employees for this year's string of concerts in Marbella next week.  There are 400 jobs going and the interviews...

‘HE’S MINE!’: Hot policeman in Spain sends Twitter into a frenzy

IS this the hottest policeman ever? https://twitter.com/guardiacivil/status/985601149599334400   The picture, tweeted by Spain's Guardia Civil, has quickly gone viral since being shared over the weekend. The police force...

Malaga: More than just a Beach Holiday

To most visitors, Malaga city and its province is synonymous to beaches. Famous for its sunbed covered beaches, backed by high-rise towns, many don’t...

A Beginner’s Guide To Ethereum

Bitcoin has been dominating the news as of late and understandably so. With its fluctuating price and unwavering popularity as a talking point, Bitcoin...

Horse dies while others collapse from exhaustion at Feria de Abril de Sevilla in Andalucia

The animal tragically died on Sunday after not eating or drinking all day

Isolated case of ‘olive tree ebola’ bacteria found in Andalucia

The bacteria, Xylella fastidiosa, was found in three decorative plants in a garden centre in Almeria but officials insist it is a one-off case

Malaga student, 18, dead after motorbike collides with young tourist’s car

AN 18-YEAR-OLD student has died after colliding car while riding his motorbike in Malaga.  The student collided with a Renault Clio, driven by a 20-year-old...

What to do if you are stung by a jellyfish in Spain

WITH the news that potentially lethal Man-o-war 'jellyfish' are back on the Costa del Sol, it's important to know what to do and what...

British expat family in Andalucia appeal to get builder dad diagnosed with MS to Russia for stem cell treatment

A BRITISH expat family have launched a fundraising appeal for the father to receive potentially life-changing treatment for his Multiple Sclerosis in Russia.  Paul Morrison, who...

Euthanasia of healthy animals at rescue shelters to be banned in Costa del Sol town

It comes after local support groups put forward the proposal to Estepona town hall in a bid to protect healthy domestic animals

Andalucia pensioner stabs his 4-year-old daughter’s killer 33 years after she was found dead in a well

A PENSIONER has stabbed his daughter's killer some 33 years after she was found dead in a well in Andalucia.  Juan Jose Fernandez stabbed and...
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