Monday, November 30, 2020

UPDATE: One-punch Sotogrande killer Victor Kainth on bail out of Spanish jail

British expat who killed a German for filming his daughter without permission is out on bail

Operation Whiteshark drug bust bags Campo de Gibraltar hash gang

Police have recovered 2,400kg of hash, 23 high-speed boats, four motor boats and two yachts worth more than €1.8 million

If you never knew Cadiz Carnival had a Song Contest this may shock you, writes Belinda Beckett

Performances are X Factor-slick as the several hundred groups of artists rehearse all year

Outrage as beach disinfected with BLEACH near Spain’s Costa del Sol

ENVIRONMENTALISTS have been left outraged after local authorities in the coastal town of Zahara de los Atunes, near Cadiz, used bleach to...

Hostel in Spain’s Andalucia put on lockdown after man dies of coronavirus

A HOSTEL in Cadiz province has been put on lockdown by the police after an outbreak of coronavirus within the establishment.

British man wanted in connection to missing expat Lisa Brown pleads guilty to people smuggling

He is expected to be extradited to Spain following the conclusion of the trial

Spanish doctor drowns trying to save son

He died off Zahara de los Atunes as he tried to save the six-year-old being swept out to sea

NET-MARE: Spanish fishing vessels ‘show total disregard’ for Gibraltar territorial waters

FURIOUS Gibraltarians are demanding stronger action as Spanish fishing boats continue to abuse the Rock’s territorial waters on ‘a daily’ basis. An investigation by the...

Gibraltar policeman dies in La Linea motorbike crash

The 30-year-old lost control of his bike and smashed into the central barrier

Spain’s Andalucia SHUTS DOWN beach after E.coli found in water

The levels of ‘microbiological parameters’ exceeded those set out in Royal Decree 1341/2007, which covers the quality of bathing waters

Sotogrande security guard arrested for jewellery theft

A security guard at a urbanisation has been arrested in connection with stealing jewellery worth €1,500

‘Rubber-lip grunt’ taking over menus in southern Spain

The comically named fish is beginning to tickle more and more people's fancy

WATCH: Exhausted horse collapses on ground in extreme heat at Spanish feria

It was filmed after collapsing in the middle of the street this weekend

Surf’s up in Sotogrande!

Two students from Sotogrande International School have built their own surf boards

Go big or go home! Campo de Gibraltar casino to open in July

The reopening of the casino will bring more than 200 jobs

La Linea mayor threatens to resign

Gemma Araujo is angry with the lack of grants being paid by central government

Riding the wind on the Costa de la Luz

JON CLARKE takes a trip along the Costa de la Luz, Andalucia’s most unspoilt, if sometimes rather breezy, coastline

Illegal fishing crews denounced for killing Bay of Algeciras dolphins

Spanish environmental groups have submitted complaints that illegal tuna fishing in the Straits of Gibraltar is leading to the ‘unnecessary deaths'

After Lavapies was crowned Spain’s coolest neighbourhood here are the top 10 other hip hoods worth a visit

EVERY city in Spain has its colourful neighbourhoods whose rhythms move according to the culture and customs of their inhabitants.

Safety calls after beach tragedy in Spain

Off-duty policeman drowns trying to save two Irish surfers

Green hope for Andalucia National Park

Donana gas plan halted for the time being at least

Madrid bomb explosives provider released from prison

Rafa Zouhier sent back to Morocco after completing 10 year sentence

Cadiz shipwreck skipper ordered to pay €1.4 million in compensation

Eight people died 14 miles off the coast of Barbate during a storm in 2007

Heavy rainfall on Costa del Sol and warnings of strong coastal winds

Most of the country can expect heavy rainfall for the rest of the day

British expats and locals FUMING as celebrity chef Dani Garcia’s chiringuito gets go ahead on protected land in southern...

According to campaigners, Valdevaqueros is one of Spain's last wild beaches and is part of a Special Conservation Area and Biosphere Reserve for birds

British expat urges Spanish police to speak more English

His appeal comes after he was randomly asked to act as an interpreter in crime cases TWICE in two days