Monday, March 30, 2020


EXCLUSIVE: Up to 100 left without water in the Axarquia

Thirsty expats call on town halls after hundreds are left for weeks without water

Ex-Malaga FC footballer arrested in Estepona accused of being ringleader of drug trafficking operation on Spain’s Costa del Sol...

AN ex-Malaga FC player has been arrested on suspicion of leading a drug trafficking operation on the Costa del Sol.  Sergio Contreras Pardo, aka Koke,...

Mind, Body and Spirit festival coming to Marbella

If you’ve never had your aura photographed, now’s your chance

Picasso wreaks havoc in Scottish airport

The Malaga-born artist continues to cause controversy from beyond the grave

Grand re-launch for romantic Ronda getaway

Hotel Molino del Puente is back after a winter refurbishment

500 police begin HUGE drug bust on Spain’s Costa del Sol and Cadiz with boats and helicopters

A police boat and at least two helicopters are also patrolling the skies and seas in the area

Spain gives €70m cash injection to save national science agency from bankruptcy

The new injection of funds follows an emergency funding package of €25m in June

Ronda property market on the up again

THE Serrania de Ronda property market is finally starting to go up again. After years of flatlining prices and a shortage of clients, the number...

Motorcyclist rushed to hospital after morning crash in Sabinillas

A MOTORCYCLIST has been taken to hospital following a crash in Manilva this morning. Guardia Civil confirmed the rider was travelling along the A-7 towards...

Volunteers remove more than 22,000 cigarette butts from Costa del Sol beach in Spain

DEDICATED volunteers have picked up an amazing 22,500 cigarettes from a Costa del Sol beach.  The amazing haul was removed from La Linea's shoreline during...

WATCH: Spain’s longest urban slide on Costa del Sol SHUTS just 24 hours after opening as users battered, bruised...

The 38 metre slide is now being described as ‘s**t’, while other have joked that ‘it kills children’, following the horrific injuries

Costa del Sol artist giving away FREE mural in Olive Press Christmas competition

A COSTA del Sol artist is giving away a free mural in a special Olive Press Christmas competition.  Tony Faulkner, 48, from Barnsley, is a...

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

Ex-Spandau Ballet frontman Tony Hadley to perform on Spain’s Costa del Sol this summer

The ex-Spandau Ballet frontman will hold a concert at the Puente Romano Tennis Club

Vodafone dongle dupe

EXCLUSIVE by Anatoly Kurmanaev: "I was overcharged 600 euros by Vodafone, which gave me a ‘credit note’ to make up"

HUGE marijuana crop found in basement of luxury villa in British expat hotspot on Spain’s Costa del Sol

POLICE have seized a huge marijuana plantation hidden in the basement of a luxury villa on the Costa del Sol. The impressive greenhouse was constructed...

WATCH: Malaga flooded after heavy rainfall and storms

ROADS across Malaga city have become flooded following heavy rainfall and storms overnight and today.   Videos shared on Twitter show cars driving through deep bodies...

Expat photographer’s year-long ‘a coffee a day’ art project

Mocha lot of photos! Moade Khan decided to launch the project in a Facebook public gallery

Seven arrested in Spanish terror bust

One of the suspects has recently returned from spending time with al-Qaida group

Spain demands UK investigate spike in xenophobic attacks against Spaniards following Brexit vote

Almost 5,500 racially or religiously motivated offences were reported to police in the month after the Brexit vote

Rock ‘n’ roll ‘n’ Spanish sunshine!

Allioli music festival is going back to its roots – and kicks off when the 1pm train arrives from Algeciras

Red card for celeb homes?

The Valle Romano development - where leading Premiership football stars Paul Robinson, Michael Brown and David Bentley have homes - is being investigated as part of Operation Astapa

American tourist dies from coronavirus in Ronda while Spain’s caseload surpasses 18,000

AN American tourist has died from coronavirus in Ronda.  The 70-year-old is the second to die in the city after being admitted to the Serrania...

What shall I do this Easter?

Wendy Andersen looks at your Semana Santa options