Friday, April 19, 2019

Handler strike to affect ALL of Spain starting Easter Sunday

SPANISH airport handlers have confirmed plans for a mass walkout over the upcoming Easter weekend.The strike action by...

NEW 25,000 square metre park on Costa del Sol includes slides, wildlife area and sports facilities

The park includes three different connected platforms that follow the lie of the land

‘WE’RE TERRIFIED’: Brother of missing British father who vanished from Spain’s Costa del Sol with son speaks out

"It's so difficult because you want to be as positive as you can but you need to be realistic about the situation"

‘HE’S A GOOD KID’: Mum of jihadi suspect accused of planning a ‘massacre’ during Sevilla’s Semana Santa speaks out

Police are currently raiding the home in Sevilla, where they have already seized some of the books used for the man’s university course

BREAKING: Police arrest jihadist planning ‘massacre’ at Semana Santa parade in Spain’s Andalucia

Policia Nacional are now raiding his home as the investigation develops

Two arrested in Spain’s Andalucia over violent drug deaths after bodies dumped down well and car burnt out

Autopsies are currently taking place on the corpses, while both those arrested are giving statements

PREDATOR drones from US to patrol Strait of Gibraltar and Cadiz coast as Spain’s Guardia Civil fear surge in...

It comes as the Guardia Civil has struggled to tackle the surging drug trafficking epidemic which has seen outbursts of violence along the Costas

Marbella’s iconic Villa Padierna hotel which hosted Michelle Obama changing hands

Current owner Ricardo Arranz is passing the dwelling over to the luxury brand Anantara, 'one of the most exclusive chains in the world'

Max Beach will reopen on Spain’s Costa del Sol this week with new look and night time venue planned...

It comes after the much-loved eatery at Playa Riviera on Mijas Costa was taken over by the Metro Group

Spain’s Mercadona ditches single-use plastic bags

https://twitter.com/Mercadona/status/1117717950574792705ONE of Spain's best-known supermarkets has ditched plastic carrier bags in favour of sustainable alternatives.

Spain pig farm robberies see 15 arrests after man stabbed as thieves bid to raid precious metals more expensive...

At sites in Guadalteba catalytic convertors of vehicles stolen, due to the precious metals contained within

Special high-tech shower for dogs arrives on Marbella beach

A BEACH in Marbella is now home to a new state-of-the-art dog shower. The Ventura del Mar beach, which has a clearly marked doggy area,...

International experts unlock secrets of ancient ‘Stonehenge’ in southern Spain

Experts have also found eight human remains in the monument, which has been dated back to the 4th millennium BC

Venezuelan ex-spy chief fights extradition from Spain to US

The US are seeking to extradite Carvajal after he allegedly coordinated the transportation of 5,600 kg of cocaine bound for the US

Mystery deepens for British father and son who vanished from Costa del Sol two weeks ago as expat reveals...

Daniel described himself as a business owner in his profile and said he was not looking for hook ups but was 'up for meeting people'

Take That and Tom Walker announced for Gibraltar Calling 2019 as government promises ‘biggest festival the Rock has ever...

The iconic British band will join a host of big names set to take centre stage on the Rock on September 7th and 8th this year

IN PICTURES: Easter processions kick off in fine weather in Spain

THE fabulously named 'gypsies' procession got off to a fine start in Ronda last night.The Hermandad de Los Gitanos led the way across the...

Lower income tax for workers in Andalucia, new regional president vows

RESIDENTS in Andalucia are set to pay less income tax under new Junta laws.Despite claims that a drop will impact social services, leader Juan...

SHELL SHOCKED: Unexploded BOMB found on property in Spain’s Malaga

AN unexploded bomb has been found at a finca in Andalucia. Policia Nacional were called to the farm house in Antequera on Wednesday after the...

British expat handed ‘lethal painkiller’ Nolotil after routine operation in southern Spain despite new regulations

Nolotil has been found to cause sepsis and a rapid drop in white blood cells leading to the deaths of several british holidaymakers.

World Dance Day Saturday 13th April 2019

COME and take part of this silent world festival that will take place in more than 100 cities around the world at the same...

WATCH: British ambassador Simon Manley has new message for expats in Spain following Brexit extension

https://www.facebook.com/BritsInSpain/videos/430619174172277/?v=430619174172277"I’m sure you have been following recent developments in the Brexit negotiations very closely, so I wanted to give you a quick update about...

British expat pensioner made HOMELESS after tenant refuses to move out and ‘threatens to kill him’ if he returns...

Despite having evidence that he owns the property, the Londoner says he has had little help from the cops and that his case is making its way too slowly through the courts

HOLY MOLY: No rain and highs of 28C during Semana Santa on Spain’s Costa del Sol next week

From Sunday temperatures in the capital and along the coast will see the mercury rise to 25C and above
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