Monday, August 3, 2020


Tasty reading in Spain

A new book of foreign recipes to tempt your tastebuds

The lost babies of fascism

As new cases of ‘Franco’s stolen babies’ emerge in their droves – they are now said to number 300,000 – Wendy Williams takes a look at how an horrific punishment of Republican sympathizers became a lucrative baby adoption business that tore families apart

Real Madrid’s Isco gives out hundreds of Christmas cards at old school

One of Spain’s rising football stars goes back to his roots to give hundreds of children a Christmas to remember

Raging Bull returns to Spain

Scott Harrison appears in court on assault charge

Torre del Mar’s streets smell of roses

The town hall is perfuming its streets with a vehicle that releases a pleasant-smelling substance on the road

“I suffered a very British accident this week, but I am now available as the perfect panto pirate”, writes...

"In the circumstances, my only option was to shout out for help."

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

High-speed rail across Spain set to become MUCH cheaper after network partly sold off to French and Italian companies

The agreement reached today will be set in stone after being reviewed by the National Commission for Markets and Competition (CNMC)

Smurfs 2 to premiere in Juzcar, the blue village in Spain

The tiny blue town will be the first to screen the sequel to the 2011 hit

Madrid’s firefighters go green to reduce pollution in the city

It is estimated the move will save €18,000 and reduce emissions by 50 tonnes while the total cost of the fleet came in at €660,000.

Eleven arrested in Velez-Malaga for renting out underage prostitutes via smartphone catalogue

A gang forcing under-16s into prostitution has been broken up by National Police in Velez-Malaga

Mother found ‘not guilty’ after holidaying in Spain and leaving son home alone

But the boy, now 14, has decided to remain with a relative 300 miles away from his parents

Marbella is ‘inspired’ by famous sportsmen at charity conference

The conference was hosted by the American College of Marbella, at Teatro Goya

EXCLUSIVE: First photo of one-punch Briton Victor Kainth’s partner

Kent girl ‘Gemma’ moved to Spain to live with her partner and three children in the millionaire’s enclave of Sotogrande a year ago

Spanish migration numbers higher than ever

More death than birth, and more emigration than immigration

Brangelina flash their cash at Casares art gallery

Ex-paparazzo sells two paintings to Hollywood couple

Injunction against Andalucia’s anti-eviction laws

The Rajoy administration filed a suit against the controversial law two weeks ago

VIDEO: Ashya King smiles at his siblings in progress video released by family

The Kings have told the Olive Press that Ashya is making progress

Celebrity chef Dani Garcia will close Michelin star restaurant in Spain’s Marbella with sell-out party

The Marbella chef will officially hand back his three stars at the annual Michelin ceremony next week

Oily business

Andalucian olive oil is being diluted to save costs

A grate injustice in Sotogrande

Expat demands action after falling through a road grid

Estepona football scheme holds main event this weekend

Campeones Junior's will be taking to the Estepona pitch from 9am tomorrow

Former Junta heads probed over role in multi-million euro ERE fraud

Chavez and Grinan to be grilled over their links to corruption

Shock LGBT poll reveals 20% of teenagers in Spain’s Andalucia think being gay or transsexual ‘can be cured’

Meanwhile, 20% said they thought that in homosexual relationships there is always a male and female role

New expat residents association launches in Estepona

AREME has already reinstated the local bus service

VIDEO: Escaped hippo on the loose in Huelva

It had escaped from a nearby circus