Thursday, 19 October, 2017

Tag: UK

A PUB in Yorkshire has been named the best restaurant in the world by TripAdvisor. The Black Swan in Oldstead, North Yorkshire, shot straight to the top in a list of fine dining restaurants compiled...
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A BREXIT reversal would have a 'positive' and 'significant' impact on the UK economy, a leading think tank has claimed. The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has forecast that the British economy will...

WE'VE all been there: waking up with a mouth drier than a worn-out flip flop while wrestling with a somersaulting stomach. It could be worse, we think, considering how many glasses of fizz we knocked back...

LA Palma has hit been shaken by HUNDREDS of earthquakes in the past few days, sparking fresh fears its active volcano is about to erupt.  A map released by the National Geographic Institute (NGI) shows...

THE UK has been hit with an eerie yellow sky and blood red sun today. People from the South of England to the North of Scotland have been asking why the sky has changed colour...

A BRITISH couple who tried to claim more than €20,000 in a fake holiday sickness scam have been jailed. In a landmark case, Deborah Briton, 53, and partner Paul Roberts, 43, were handed sentences of...

FRIDAY the 13th is a day of misfortune for many a superstitious expat. But you won't find locals drawing their blinds and running from black cats today. For Spaniards, it's actually Tuesday the 13th that's considered...

MORE than 57 million tourists visited Spain up until August this year. The figure is a 9.9% increase on the same period last year. According to the National Institute of Statistics, 10.4 million foreign tourists...

FEWER than one in 10 temporary workers in Spain are ever offered permanent contracts. The shocking figure makes Spain the worst out of 28 EU countries analysed in a study by Eurostat. The UK sees 55.3%...

GREAT Britain's Junior Padel team have arrived for the world championships in Malaga. The XI World Junior Padel Championships began with an opening ceremony on Sunday at the El Candado Club in the east of...

THERESA May has admitted 1.2 million Brits in the EU would be left in limbo after a Brexit no-deal. The UK prime minister said the government ‘doesn’t know what would happen’ to expats if the...

FEWER than one in 10 temporary workers in Spain are ever offered permanent contracts. The shocking figure makes Spain the worst out of 28 EU countries analysed in a study by Eurostat. The UK sees 55.3%...

A BRITISH father-of-two needs a new heart after falling ill from Legionnaire's disease while holidaying on the Costa del Sol. Christopher Rasor contracted a potentially lethal type of pneumonia, caused by Legionella’s disease - with his...

AN imam accused of making recruitment videos for the sick terrorist group ISIS can be extradited to Spain, a UK court has ruled.  Birmingham-based Tarik Chalioui, 43, is suspected of recruiting fighters for the war...

BRITS left stranded by Monarch's folding yesterday have been locked out of their hotel rooms and threatened with arrest over the airline's unpaid bills. The UK airline has left 110,000 Brits stuck abroad with emergency...

A BRITISH hairdresser killed herself in Spain after her boyfriend took an early flight home following a row-filled holiday, an inquest has heard. Cara Keirl, 28, was arguing with her partner James Kane throughout the...

SPAIN could lose more than €13 billion a year if British holidaymakers boycotted the country.  It comes after waves of anti-tourism protests in Barcelona, Mallorca, Menorca and Ibiza called on tourists to 'go home'. Tourists faced...

A COMBINED operation of police forces around Europe have shut down a Dark  Web weapons business run out of Spain. Using dark Web ALPHABAY MARKET, a young man from Pamplona sent dozens of guns all...

The Brit, who has been visiting the Costa del Sol for 15 years, was holding a white stick, while his dog had official dog flashes and collar

BUDGET airline Ryanair is set to cancel 40 to 50 flights per day over the next six weeks. Europe's largest airline said the move is designed to 'improve its system-wide punctuality'. It went on to blame...

TALKS aimed at ending planned airport strikes across Spain are set to continue next week. It comes after negotiations to bring an end to the saga continued yesterday. Trade unions UGT, CC.OO and USO had been...

Sheeba saw an advert for the villa, El Caprichio, on a Facebook group and made a last minute booking for a seven-night stay

Costa holiday begins with bust-up and robbery, leaving English couple 1000 euros out of pocket

PASSENGERS flying on Ryanair will no longer be allowed two small bags on board unless they are willing to pay for it. The Dublin-based carrier said it made the decision as flights are being stalled...

A BRITISH law student was found dead in a Spanish hotel room after five bags of ecstasy tablets exploded inside her stomach, an inquest has found. 'Gifted' student Rebecca Brock, 18, was discovered in a...

DATA from the Office for National Statistics show that Spain sees over three times more British expats than the U.K. sees Spanish expats. The research was conducted to collect information ahead of Brexit negotiations....

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