Thursday, August 13, 2020

Outrage over ‘safari’ plan to turn one of Spain’s most valuable protected estates into millionaire’s polo and shooting playground

Critics slam government plan to convert valuable hunting estate - one of Spain's largest - inside the Alcornocales Natural Park, near Cadiz

Flights to and from Spain cancelled due to strike by French air traffic controllers

The dispute has arisen over working times and conditions

Escape to the country in Jimena de la Frontera

Nestled about 20 miles inland from Sotogrande, the town is bordered by two rivers and the amazing Los Alcornocales Natural Park

Jerez gears up for first European MotoGP race of the season

Jerez is gearing up for this season’s MotoGP with a trio of Spaniards vying to lay down their title credentials

Construction recommences at La Reserva in Sotogrande for first time since 2008

The groundbreaking announcement will see the completion of the final stage of infrastructure

WATCH: Incredible moment TORNADO approaches shores near Spain’s Costa del Sol

https://www.facebook.com/100003871886568/videos/1477107405761641/ THIS is the moment a tornado was captured off the shores of southern Spain yesterday afternoon.  The clip shows the weather phenomenon seemingly approaching land...

Double drugs haul in Andalucia

A record-breaking amount of hashish has been found in Cordoba and Algeciras

25,000 jobs to be created in Campo de Gibraltar in next four years

Promises made that €70 million would be made available to the area in the next budget if the PP remains in central government

Fox furore in the Campo de Gibraltar

A GREEN group has called for action in the Campo de Gibraltar after finding a poisoned fox. Alfredo Valencia, President of Ecologistas en Accion, has...

Nick Knowles splits from wife Jessica less than a year after moving to Sotogrande

The veteran BBC presenter, 53, moved to the upmarket Spanish resort with 28-year-old Jessica and their baby Edwin in May 2015

Court orders Cadiz town hall to remove LGBTQ flag in Spain’s Andalucia

CADIZ town hall has been ordered to remove the LGBTQ flag, after the municipal court ruled that only official flags are allowed to fly on government buildings.

How to spend your money wisely in Sotogrande

Elizabeth Gould explores the hidden charms of Sotogrande’s shops

IN VIDEOS: HUGE mushroom cloud of toxic black smoke as fire BLAZES at chemical plant near Spain’s Costa del...

The flames have caused a large column of black smoke that has spread across the Bay of Algeciras and can be seen in much of the Campo de Gibraltar region

Gibraltar schoolgirl reaches semi-final of Spanish TV talent show

Rock sensation appeals for understanding over Spain/Gibraltar identity mix-up as she reaches semi-final of huge Spanish TV talent show

Pigheaded

A Muslim family denounces a teacher for mentioning ham in their son's class

Medina Sidonia – A bridge to the past

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

Swine flu kills three

Swine flu claims its first victims in Andalucia

UPDATE: Missing Dutch tourist found after being robbed in Spain

The Dutch tourist who was declared missing in Algeciras on April 1 is safe and on her way home to Amsterdam

How a town in Spain’s Andalucia has had ZERO coronavirus cases

A TOWN in Andalucia has managed to remain coronavirus free after cutting itself off from the outside world at the earliest opportunity. Zahara de la...

Battle for the last Frontera

As the Madrid government prepares to sell off one of Andalucia's most beautiful public estates to a developer intent on 'Elite Tourism', the Olive Press reports on Castellar de la Frontera's fight to keep their land

FACT: Spain is deliberately causing Gibraltar border queues

The recently launched Frontier Monitoring Programme has provided undeniable proof

Beachcombers scoop up 2,000 kilos of hashish in Cadiz

Described as ‘like catching flies,’ but now over 70 people face up to four years in prison for scooping marijuana packets out of the sea

Tourist hopes for Jerez

New plans unveiled to boost sector

Missing Brit Lisa Brown boyfriend Simon Corner using his birth name Dean Woods in prison

EXCLUSIVE: He is the main suspect in the disappearance of Scottish Lisa, who has not been seen since November 2015

Marbella officially has the highest fuel prices in Spain

Neighbouring Estepona and Mijas are far lower than Marbella

Historians have finally ‘discovered’ enchanted Lost City of Atlantis in southern Spain

A NEW documentary has claimed the Lost City of Atlantis was in fact off the coast of Andalucia. Atlantica, produced by Michael Donnellan, claims ancient...
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