Friday, March 5, 2021

Costa del Sol fish business suing Spain after police chucked out 24 tonnes of its sardines in failed drugs...

A police report of the probe stated: “There is no element of interest in the boxes”

BREAKING: Incident at San Roque oil refinery as flames and smoke billow from plant

https://youtu.be/Zf3dCpOIdNc THIS is the moment a worker in Gibraltar captured huge clouds of black smoke and flames billowing from a nearby plant in San Roque.  The...

Humans are ‘too stupid’ to meet aliens

According to professor at University of Cadiz

Medina Sidonia – A bridge to the past

Medina Sidonia – like its nearby neighbours of Benalup and Alcala de los Gazules - is full of history

Guardia Civil cop among 57 arrested in HUGE Costa del Sol drug bust involving 200 officers

Also seized were a number of weapons, including a submachine gun, as well as cash, and previously stolen boats and cars

Protesters clash with police over unpaid wages at Gibraltar border

Over 200 municipal workers are on strike in an ongoing dispute over pay

Whale of a time

Sun-seekers and surfers aren’t the only ones who head to the Costa de la Luz every year

Buzzfeed made a ‘how to make Spanish tortilla’ video and Spaniards are furious

The clip soon went viral as Spaniards were just not having it

West Brom hope Andalucian break will save season

West Bromwich Albion's Spanish manager has taken the team to Cadiz in an attempt to turn their form around

Arrest in southern Spain after body of missing British expat OAP discovered

A search had been launched for the pensioner last Wednesday after she failed to return her rental car

Jackpot crackpot

Mayor faces ban after borrowing 1.5m euros from a lottery winner to pay workers

Sotogrande expat reveals touching life journey in new golf love novel

Sotogrande-based Calum McGregor, who said the sport helped him battle his ‘demons’, has released Touching Distance From Africa

The Developer Vanishes

Developers disappear after court rules that they unlawfully pocketed 50,000 euro deposit from English man, whose home will never be built

Football fan handed two year stadium ban for assaulting Algeciras player

The fan also clashed with Algeciras members of staff during the game, hurling sexist abuse at the female physiotherapist

Sotogrande killer found dead in cell

The man arrested for murdering his partner and their child in a Sotogrande home was found dead today

Paedo Carnival organiser in Spain’s Andalucia raped preteen boys after buying their trust with playstations and trips to Eurodisney

A CARNIVAL organiser in Andalucia has been sentenced to 34 years and 10 months in prison after admitting to the rape and sexual abuse...

La Linea man charged with attempting to strangle woman claims it was self defence

He is accused of punching and slapping the woman’s face and body before attempting to strangle her

Spanish footsteps of the gods

JAMES BRYCE took a trip to Chiclana and Sancti Petri, where it is said that the Temple of Hercules once stood and Roman leaders Hannibal and Caesar took their hols

Theresa May close to securing British expats’ rights in Spain following meeting with Rajoy

The pair discussed the issue during an informal 25-minute meeting

Sotogrande firm claims a piece of history

A Lloyds of London underwriting box is being displayed at Ibex Insurance's new offices in Sotomarket

A shopping adventure in Sotogrande

The San Roque Golf Resort is fast becoming a commercial hotspot

Christmas party race row

Gibraltar's Environment Minister obtains injunction following discrimination claims on social media web site

Life’s a beach on the Costa de la Luz

Despite being a flip-flop down, Rob Horgan scoots along the many amazing beaches of the Costa de la Luz

Sotogrande is a magnet for big spenders and a seasonal fleet of pleasure boats

KNOWN as the ‘little Venice of the Mediterranean,’ Sotogrande’s famous marina is home to an armada of mega yachts.  Bluer than blue and complete with...

Big fine for Spanish ferry fixers

Three companies were found guilty of price fixing by the National Competition Committee

LATEST NEWS FROM THE OLIVE PRESS

NEW COVID-19 daily case totals down to August levels in latest numbers from Spain’s Valencian Community

NEW COVID-19 cases in the Valencian Community are continuing to go down on the indicative week-to-week basis according to figures released tonight(March...