Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Expats evacuated as wildfire threatens town in Andalucia

Around 240 people forced out of their homes as Spain suffers worst wildfires in a decade

Hotel saga takes another twist

Directors from Azata del Sol claim to have accepted 100 million euros from central government for the Algarrobico hotel, built upon virgin sands inside the Cabo de Gata Natural Park

Too much vitamin D in Mercadona dog food causes pet deaths

EXCLUSIVE: Pet owners demand compensation as test results confirm link between supermarket dog food and pets suffering kidney failure. Pictured Aly from Murcia who had to be put down after months of illness

Spider bite nearly kills holidaymaker in Spain

A mum of three became gravely ill after being bitten by a spider while sunbathing

Cabo de Gata under attack again

Almeria’s Cabo de Gata park now threatened with new 1,500 home golf megaproject

Immigrant boat intercepted after woman gives birth on a beach

An immigrant boat stops on a beach so woman could give birth

No victors in the Algarrobico ruling in Almeria

There are no victors in Almeria’s infamous battle of the Algarrobico … except, perhaps, the local rabbits, writes Lenox Napier, who lives in nearby Mojacar and controversially believes it should be allowed to stay

My mare has saved my life

Expat appeals for a ghostwriter to help tell her incredible tale of courage after horse riding helped her overcome rare disease

Woman in Spain strangles son to death because she feared losing custody battle with the boy’s father

Neighbours said the woman appeared to have a mental illness.

Putrid death in Almeria

Bodies of two men recovered from septic tank after being overcome by toxic fumes

Radio frequency war leads to diplomatic incident

Spectrum FM and Smooth FM's battle over a radio frequency disrupted an official Moroccan national station

Blind terror in Almeria

EXCLUSIVE by Sam Dale: Pensioner loses his sight from the stress caused by demolition threat

Tourist ‘gassed to death’ in Andalucia hotel as more than 80 evacuated

More than 80 guests were evacuated from Calle Mar Egeo

Brits being ‘put off holidays in Spain’ by drop in value of pound sterling

More than 40% of Britons will change their holiday plans

Travel chaos for airline customers in Spain

Flights to Almeria, Malaga and Gibraltar among those affected by planned closure of Bmibaby

Priors receive belated help

British couple whose Almeria home was demolished finally granted assistance two years later

INDIAN SUMMER: Spain’s autumn to be warmer than usual and with less rainfall, particularly in Andalucia

SPAIN'S autumn will be warmer than usual this year.  It comes after a scorching summer which saw temperature records broken in Madrid and Andalucia as...

Illegal homes protest

Hundreds of British demonstrators demand an end to sleight of hand, trickery and fraud

A sunny 25 years for Sunseed

Pioneering green collective is celebrating milestone with series of events

JAMES CONEY: Retired expats whose Spanish homes may be demolished are victims of corruption on monumental scale

The Daily Mail's James Coney on the hundreds of Almeria ex-pats who face the anguish of losing their homes

CASTING CALL: Male and female actors wanted for Hollywood Hells Angels TV series on Spain’s Costa del Sol and...

HAVE you always dreamed of starring alongside a real life Hells Angel in a Hollywood production on the Costa del Sol?

DID YOU FEEL IT? Spain’s Andalucia shaken by 3.6 magnitude earthquake

Earthquakes in the province are fairly common and are usually not above magnitude 4

British actors Tom Felton and Joseph Fiennes ‘inspired’ in Andalucia

While Clavius directors admit Almeria was chosen mainly for tax purposes

2016: What a year!

A look back at one of the most dramatic years in memory

British couple rescued from burning yacht off Almeria coast

The couple was rescued by a Marine Rescue helicopter after their 21.6m yacht caught fire

Sweet music in Almunecar

Swedish musician Janett Jensen is hosting a songwriting camp in Almunecar
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