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General Franco’s grandson jailed in Spain for deliberately ramming police car

GENERAL Franco's eldest grandson has been sentenced to 30 months jail for deliberately crashing into a police car. Francisco Franco Martinez-Bordiu, 63, was sentenced to...

Malaga mayor denounced for refusing to change name of ‘last Franco town of Andalucia’

Mayor Ledesma argued the town hall has received no complaints

Hugh Thomas death marks passing of one of Spanish Civil War’s greatest chroniclers

Copies of book were smuggled across French border during Franco dictatorship

Spanish siesta to get the boot as Spain dumps ‘Nazi time’ for GMT

The government is considering replacing the ‘Nazi time zone’ it currently operates in with Greenwich Mean Time

Film made to honour Miguel de Unamuno’s heroic speech against Spain’s General Franco

As The Island of Wind honouring one of Spain’s great intellectuals hits cinema screens, Joe Duggan recalls the day Miguel de Unamuno bravely defied Franco

Madrid Town Hall to remove Francoist street names from all public buildings

The Spanish capital is to change 30 such names honouring the former dictator and his regime

Toledo Army Museum gives poignant insight into Spain’s military past

A poignant exhibition of wartime paraphernalia offers an insight into Spain’s military past

Hilary Benn recalls Spanish Civil War in ISIS ‘fascist’ Commons speech

Labour foreign secretary defies Jeremy Corbyn to vote for military action

40 years on …. is Spain free of Franco?

With the 40th anniversary of Franco’s death looming large next month we bring you 40 facts about El Caudillo

Franco’s Gibraltar siege

With the 40th anniversary of Franco’s death looming large next month we bring you 40 facts about El Caudillo

How La Nogalera came to be Torremolinos’ gay hot-spot

Sticking two fingers up to Fascism, Torremolinos offered Europeans the chance to live the free life they desired

Archaeologists to search area where Federico Garcia Lorca may be buried

One of the Spanish Civil War's great mysteries may be about to be solved

Death of former Spanish Prime Minister Adolfo Suarez sparks national mourning

Spain pays tribute to the former prime minister following his death this afternoon

Spanish Franco fallout

A new 6.5m euro state-funded biography of the former dictator stokes fury as it paints him in a good light

Mass graves to be excavated in Ronda

Civil War victims will be exhumed in the Serrania
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