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Former American soldier arrested in Spain’s Andalucia over sexually abusing foster child in Florida

A retired American soldier has been arrested in El Puerto de Santa Maria in Cadiz Province on historic child sex abuse charges lodged in...

Woman jailed after refusing order to demolish ‘illegal’ home in Spain’s Andalucia

A WOMAN has been thrown into jail after failing to carry out a court order to demolish the home she has lived in for...

SHOCKING BLUE as Europe’s first ‘narco-sub’ is discovered at San Roque warehouse in Spain’s Andalucia region

EUROPE'S first 'home-built' narco-submarine has been seized by the Policia Nacional from a San Roque warehouse in southern Andalucia. Officers stumbled on the nine-metre-long craft...

Investment Alert! Are you invested in Momentum Harmony, Lombard Russell or Privee Select Funds?

Sam Kelly DipPFS, EFA, BA (Hons) Managing Partner Chorus Financial I’ve come across a number of clients in the above-mentioned funds. They are commonly used by certain...

BUSTED: Police in Spain arrest 46 involved in huge trafficking gang importing drugs from Morocco

A NETWORK of warehouses from Gibraltar to Barcelona have been raided, revealing a large scale and ‘perfectly-structured’ drug trafficking operation led by a man...

Does Your Financial Adviser Manage Your Pension or Investment In The Best Way Possible?

by Sam Kelly DipPFS, EFA, BA (Hons) Managing Partner Chorus Financial Chorus Financial strive to offer the best Investment Management in Spain, basing our client portfolios on...

An echo of the bad days? Drivers heading to Spain held up at Gibraltar border

DRIVERS are queuing for 45 minutes to get back into Spain as authorities scramble to ensure COVID safety measures are obeyed.  Frustrated motorists have complained...

Mother and son traffickers used cocaine and heroin profits to flip houses for profit near Spain’s Costa del Sol

A MOTHER and son have been arrested for allegedly laundering drug trafficking profits by flipping houses near the Costa del Sol.  The 62-year-old woman and...

A young woman in Spain is arrested after abandoning her newborn baby in Algeciras hospital

THE Policia Nacional have arrested a 23-year-old woman in Algeciras accused of abandoning her newborn child in the Punta Europa hospital in Algeciras. The events...

Notorious Toyota Gang modified drug-filled cars to blast thick white smoke behind them during police chases on Spain’s...

DRUG traffickers have been hit hard by the travel restrictions put in place to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic.  With quieter roads and seas and...

SPECIAL REPORT: Business as usual for drug traffickers on Spain’s Costa del Sol as smuggler killed off Estepona beach...

During 2020, smugglers had to get savvy to deliver hashish, cocaine and pills across Spain, including posing as food delivery drivers

Spain’s Campo de Gibraltar under siege from COVID-19 as infection rates soar and hospitals overflow despite weeks of tougher...

THE Campo de Gibraltar is under siege from coronavirus despite weeks of much stricter restrictions, the latest figures show. In La Linea, which shares the...

Morocco buys first Spanish battleship in 40 years to help combat Spain’s migrant crisis

THE Moroccan Navy has signed a contract with a large Spanish shipbuilder to supply a brand new patrol vessel for the first time in...

Spanish security firm in court for spying on Julian Assange in London under orders from US intelligence

The case is currently being tried at the Audiencia Nacional court in Madrid

Gibraltar border town La Linea sent into virtual lockdown by Spain’s Andalucia after being over-run with COVID-19 cases

THE border town of La Linea de la Concepcion has been handed extra harsh coronavirus restrictions by the Junta de Andalucia.  The municipality, which borders...

IN PICS: Floods and trees uprooted as deluge wreaks havoc on Spain’s Costa del Sol and Campo de Gibraltar

https://twitter.com/jantsalado/status/1347485679517896704 FLOODING has hit parts of Malaga and Cadiz as rainfall continues to lash the Costa del Sol and Campo de Gibraltar.  The regions are on...

Spain’s Andalucia records worst COVID-19 figures since November as 2,391 cases detected – with Cadiz counting the most

ANDALUCIA has recorded its worst coronavirus figures since November after detecting 2,391 cases on Wednesday.  It is the highest daily count since November 26 and...

Mum suffers horrific injuries after being crushed by SUV and shielding son, 6, outside Sotogrande International School near Spain’s...

A MUM has been airlifted to hospital after being crushed by an SUV in Sotogrande this morning.  The 35-year-old, who was with her six-year-old son...

These are the Cadiz towns set to be closed off due to worrying COVID-19 figures

THE Junta de Andalucia has tonight announced the closure of the region's external borders and the perimeters of some 449 municipalities. These include 19...

Family of Lisa Brown’s desperate plea for witnesses to reveal what happened to Scottish mum almost five years after...

The 32-year-old, of Dumbarton, was last seen on November 4 2015 and had moved to southern Spain to start a new life

Tarifa named second most popular camping destination in Spain this summer

TARIFA has been the second most visited camping destination in Spain during the months of July and August, with 48,766 visitors. Despite COVID-19 restrictions, the...

Mayor of La Linea reacts to controversial Netflix series depicting Spanish town as ‘the drug gateway to Europe’

FIRING gunshots into the air, police officers swarm towards a boat full of drug traffickers as they raced towards the beach for a drop...

Expat’s body to be dug up over €2 million inheritance claim near Spain’s Costa del Sol

The claimant's grandmother, Pilar, from the humble fishing village of Barbate, had an affair with the German man while he was living in Cadiz with his family between 1912 and 1914

Drug gangs turning more ruthless and violent along Spain’s southern coast as pressure from police and bitter rivals mount...

Since the end of August, a week has not gone by without an attack on a police car or an accident caused by a drug trafficker fleeing the authorities

Drug lord captured as Spanish police arrest 29 in gang crackdown across Malaga, Seville and Cádiz

THE HEAD one of Europe’s biggest drug gangs was arrested in Spain after a major sting operation.  Leader of the Castaña drugs cartel Antonio Tejón,...

Use mosquito nets and avoiding walks at dusk: experts advise on how to avoid West Nile virus in Spain’s...

There are no vaccines against the disease in humans, with the treatment involving the administration of analgesics

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