Saturday, January 25, 2020

Andalucia

Riders battle the elements in washout first test in Jerez

The weather did not play ball in the rider’s first taste of 2020 machinery

Japanese knife skills meet Spanish cuisine in Cordoba

The two Japanese knife masters were selected from a total of 132 fellow chefs to make the journey across the world

Pedro Sanchez to visit Storm Gloria hit areas on Spain’s Costa del Sol this weekend

The leader has offered his support and solidarity to all of those suffering the consequences of the storm

Pensioner arrested on Spain’s Costa del Sol for threatening to attack British Embassy in Madrid

A PENSIONER has been arrested for threatening an attack on the British Embassy in Spain.  The 74-year-old Lebanese man was arrested in Benalmadena after phoning...

BREAKING: Body of man found floating in port of British expat hotspot on Spain’s Costa del Sol

THE body of a man has been found floating in Duquesa port this morning.  Guardia Civil rushed to the scene after being alerted by a...

British expat hosts January 31 Brexit party with bingo, beans on toast and free beer at pub in Spain’s...

As Britain prepares to ‘take back control’, revelers will be treated to the typical British tapas of baked beans on toast and chicken vindaloo

IN VIDEOS: Snow lands METRES from sea on Spain’s Costa del Sol

The snowfall in Malaga City centre is the closest to the sea so far on the Costa del Sol

Man arrested after woman found stabbed to death in Granada

the vigil will be ‘an example of respect towards women in the fight for equality’

WATCH: Malaga activates EMERGENCY protocol due to flooding as weather warnings extended to SATURDAY for Spain’s Costa del Sol...

MALAGA has activated its emergency protocol for flood risk due to heavy rainfall which has been affecting the province since the early hours of...

Malaga airport has NOT closed as flights still landing however travellers advised to check status of their flights

MALAGA aiport has not closed despite the adverse weather conditions wreaking havoc across the province.  It comes after an English-speaking news wesbite claimed all flights...

Heartbreak as sickos steal disabled girl’s support dog at gunpoint day before she was set to be delivered to...

A 15-YEAR-OLD girl has been left heartbroken after her support dog was robbed from its trainer just 24 hours before she was set to...

WATCH: Severe flooding in Spain’s Malaga as parents told to collect their kids from School

https://twitter.com/101tvMalaga/status/1220278719555739649 THESE are just some of the scenes from parts of Malaga which have been inundated with flooding this morning. Campanillas has been one of the...

Flights diverted from Malaga airport as orange level warning activated for Spain’s Costa del Sol

SIX flights have had to be diverted from Malaga airport this morning as stormy conditions continue to bring rain and hail to the province.  Four...

Israeli and Arab arrested for selling heroin inside GOLF BALLS on Spain’s Costa del Sol

TWO men have been arrested for drug trafficking after being busted with golf balls filled with heroin.  Some 85g of the drug were found inside...

BREAKING: Farmer killed by hail storm after becoming trapped in greenhouse in Spain’s Andalucia

A FARMER has died after becoming trapped inside his greenhouse during a hail storm in Almeria.  The man is believed to have perished late last...

IN VIDEOS: Severe hail on Spain’s Costa del Sol leaves beaches WHITE and ice rivers flowing through streets as...

https://twitter.com/LuisSouviron/status/1220256903550423041 THE beaches of Malaga were left covered in a white coating this morning following hail storms.  Twitter users uploaded videos from the early hours of...

Iconic dog shelter on Spain’s Costa del Sol to appear on UK’s Bargain Loving Brits in the Sun TOMORROW...

AN iconic dog shelter is set to make its TV debut in the UK tomorrow night as it features on the hit reality series...

The Costa del Sol is being kept on weather alert until Friday

An expected 20mm of rain is expected to fall during a one-hour period on Thursday

IN PICS: Mass grave unearthed in Spain’s Cadiz

A MASS grave from the Franco era has been unearthed in Cadiz.  Some 37 victims have been identified in the cemetery of San Jose and...

WATCH: Bulgarian man arrested for body found dumped in Marbella in October after crack forensic team find blood of...

A BULGARIAN man has been cuffed for allegedly shooting a compatriot to death before dumping his body on the side of the road in...

‘GUILTY’: Suspended jail sentence and €843,000 fine for landowner whose well led to Julen’s death

Serrano, who legally owns the plot in Totalan, was scheduled to be tried for manslaughter for serious negligence which resulted in the toddler’s death

Judge in Spain cites British icon Banksy as he lets off graffiti ‘artist’ who tagged private homes and monument...

The so-called artist had tagged shops, private homes and even the Provincial Palace, an official Site of Cultural Interest

‘MALAGA MONSOON’: Heavy rainfall for Spain’s Costa del Sol as weather alert issued for THREE DAYS

WEATHER agency AEMET has placed Malaga province on yellow alert for heavy rainfall.  The warning is in place until at least Thursday with downpours bringing...

Police cars to get ‘free passes’ through Spain’s toll booths in move to improve efficiency

POLICE vehicles will now have a ‘free pass’ to allow them through Spain’s toll booths. Official police vehicles equipped...

British comedian Bill Bailey to play Spain’s Costa del Sol in March

Bailey is a favourite on UK TV and is a regular team leader on music quiz show Never Mind the Buzzcocks
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Dozens of people trapped in Malaga floods after overnight downpour while huge lightning strike cuts off power to police...

https://twitter.com/Alejand47403562/status/1221013353851760645 DOZENS of residents are reportedly trapped in Cartama following the downpour which began at midnight last night.  The area is now being flooded after the...