Saturday, August 18, 2018

Goat’s milk good for you

Goat's milk is as good as mamma’s milk, claim Spanish researchers

George Benson: It’ll be a breeze in Marbella

Multi-Grammy Award winner George Benson is set to make a triumphant return to the Costa del Sol

Love your love handles

With the holiday season just around the corner you should be proud to show off your spare tyre

Fat profits for Spanish fast food

Fast food joints are bucking the recession – further sounding the death knell for the Mediterranean diet

Blacklisted & benefitting

After reporting that a blacklisted financial advisor is running a call centre from the Costa del Sol, the Olive Press looks further into the shady operations of Terence Wright, his aliases, and the wider issue of ‘boiler room’ scams. James Bryce investigates...

Organic food is good for you

Spain is the ninth biggest organic food producer in the world, but it is near the bottom for consumption

Domino kidney transplant helps put Spain on health map

First kidney ‘domino’ transplant in Spain secures the nation’s place as world leader in organ transplants

Britain’s minted mobsters in Spain

Half of UK’s Top Ten criminals - net worth one billion euros - have links to Spain

Beat the bugs with asparagus

Doctors discover that popular vegetable has powerful natural antibiotic to ward off illness

Campo de Gibraltar sex gang rounded up

15 Romanians arrested for coercing women into prostitution

Bikini fashion show

Looking for something a bit different for summer? Strut your stuff in some cool new jewellery and fashion clothing

Preparing for the ring

Jon Clarke spent a day observing the complex rituals and preparations for a bullfight in Osuna

Former M People singer Heather Small in Marbella

M People star Heather Small tells the Olive Press why she loves her regular trips to the sunshine

Expat revenge attack over affair

British man arrested after allegedly stabbing a fellow Brit he accused of having an affair with his wife

Antonio Banderas cancer scare

SPANISH heart-throb had a tumour on his back ‘the size of a fist’

The wrong bed in Spain

Drunk Brit who smashed down door and fell asleep in the wrong hotel faces a 3,500 euro fine

No benefit for Costa holiday cheats

Couple who splashed 160,000 euros of taxpayers money on funding a lavish lifestyle that included holidays in Marbella have been jailed

Spanish music goes stratospheric

Stormy Mondays have gone up in the world getting their music played in space

Expat protest against Spanish bank

Expats protest over La Caixa savings account which can’t be touched for at least nine years

Champagne sales rocket in Spain

Sales of bubbly are booming despite the recession

Very Moorish!

The best of Spanish food has a big dash of Morocco, discovers Wendy Williams, with the Moors introducing everything from rice to oranges and sugar to artichokes

Free financial and estate advice seminar for UK expats

Due to the difficult economic situation in Spain, it is understandable that there is a lot of hesitation among UK expatriates regarding their financial and estate planning

Everything’s going green

Next month will see the publication of the Olive Press’ annual Green Guide 2011

Desert dreaming in Morocco

Giles Brown mostly feels like an extra in a Monty Python movie as he takes an adventurous trip into the desert via Marrakech

On the waterfront in Gibraltar

Sarah Drane on the wealth of good places to eat in Gibraltar’s Ocean Village marina – which has just launched a new discount scheme

It could be him!

In a continuation of our ‘Beat the Cheats’ campaign, James Bryce investigates the thousands of ‘dancing expat’ claimants who are committing benefit fraud in Spain
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