Wednesday, August 12, 2020


Woman drives car through shop after refusing to pay on Spain’s Costa del Sol

A WOMAN is currently in psychiatric care after driving her car through a plant nursery in Mijas Costa after a disagreement over...

Two captive eagle owls returned to their natural habitat in Spain’s Cordoba

Both species were taught to fly and hunt live prey before release.

‘Kicking on in Coin’: Is this lifelong Liverpool fan Spain’s oldest expat?

LIFELONG Liverpool fan,  Edmund 'Frank' Francis Woodhouse turns 102 at the end of the month - and says the secret to a...

200 Christian burials and Roman remains unearthed in Spain’s Malaga

200 bodies have been discovered in the ongoing excavation next to the Malaga metro.

Huge nightclub forced to close for 15 days after breaching COVID-19 rules on Spain’s Costa del Sol

Boa, formerly known as Kiu, is also facing sanctions after allegedly flouting several of the rules applied to nightlife venues

Religious leader gathers over 100 people in his home for private mass in Spain’s Malaga

The young people had just arrived back from a Christian camp in Cadiz and were preparing to celebrate a mass ‘with musical instruments’, the owner said

Tourism won’t fully recover on Spain’s Costa del Sol until 2022 following UK quarantine, says report

The report details how Greece and Turkey have seen a spike in bookings following the string of cancellations in Spain

Young man shot in face in Spain’s Marbella

Policia Nacional were alerted to the scene following several calls to the 091 number at 3.44am

Torremolinos bar where DJ spat drink over dancing revellers had no licence for music events

The Junta is now investigating the event and is carrying out contact tracing on people who were at the beach club

Costa del Sol firefighters travel to Beirut to join search for blast survivors

Of the firefighters, three are from Malaga, one is from Sevilla and the other is from Almunecar

COVID-19 is ‘under control’ in Spain’s Andalucia despite rising cases, says Junta

Bendodo said there are currently 97 people in hospital, 16 of whom are in ICUs, a ‘far cry from the almost 3,000 admissions in March’

BREAKING: 14 new COVID-19 outbreaks detected in Spain’s Andalucia with the majority in Malaga

In the past 24 hours, eight outbreaks have been detected in Malaga, three in Sevilla, two in Cadiz and one in Granada

Two young women sexually groped while sleeping on bus on Spain’s Costa del Sol

As they were about to disembark at their destination they awoke to find themselves being sexually groped by a Spanish man in his 50s

Black August for tourism on Spain’s Costa del Sol with less than 40% occupancy rate predicted due to UK...

July’s data and the fall of the British market due to the quarantine imposed on travellers arriving from Spain make the sector fear the worst for the most important month of the season

Scream if you want to go faster: We try out Spain’s newest jet boat ride

A LANDLUBBER with an aversion to adrenaline sports, I probably wasn’t the ideal candidate...

Spain’s largest collection of fossil footprints discovered in western Andalucia

TWO biologists from the Doñana National Park have accidentally stumbled across one of the largest deposits of prehistoric footprints known in Spain.

Police hunting three migrants believed to have COVID-19 after they flee quarantine near Spain’s Costa del Sol

The trio left the Temporary Attention Centre for Foreigners (CATE) in San Roque, Cadiz, on Tuesday

WATCH: British comedian Jim Davidson says ‘Spain is for fat northern birds’ before telling Brits to get dinghy across...

Davidson’s career has been met with controversy since his big break in the mid-seventies on the ITV talent show New Faces

Marbella counts for almost half of Malaga’s COVID-19 cases as numbers continue to climb on Spain’s Costa del Sol

In the past 24 hours there have been a further two outbreaks on the Costa del Sol, consisting of 11 and five cases

More than 3000 people fined for not wearing a mask in less than a month in Spain’s Malaga

On average, policia local impose 145 sanctions a day in the capital

Earthquake rumbles Spain’s Granada

A 2.5 magnitude earthquake has been recorded in Spain’s Granada.

Scientists unable to track chicks at Andalucia’s largest flamingo settlement due to COVID-19

Due to coronavirus, the Ministry has determined that the bird banding will not take place this season.

Electric vehicles to get €35 million boost as thousands of charging points to be installed across Spain

The pair will inject €35 million into the scheme which will see the installation of 8,500 electric vehicle charging points across the country

Family of British expat who died after falling into uncovered manhole on Spain’s Costa del Sol vows to seek...

The Brit had been living in Spain for over four years and had just finished training as a carer and was looking forward to a new career when tragedy struck

BREAKING: Iconic Tivoli World on Spain’s Costa del Sol files for bankruptcy

The Malaga courts will now carry out an economic report on the business to determine if it is viable, with the result expected in a few months

Likely second heatwave on its way with temperatures to soar between five and 10 degrees above average across Spain

The temperature rise will be very noticeable in the north of Spain, which will see an increase of up to eight degrees with respect to the previous day