Thursday, December 12, 2019

Queen star slams Prince Wills and Harry’s hunting trip to Andalucia

Brian May has described the Princes' hunting trip as inhumane and illogical

Miguel de Cervantes journeyed around Andalucia collecting taxes

New research has tracked the 16th century author’s own Don Quixote-esque voyage of Andalucia

New Raphael painting discovered in Cordoba

After years of research the painting has been confirmed as belonging to the Renaissance master

Andalucia Junta under Susana Diaz has only recovered 0.5% of almost €1 billion stolen in ERE corruption scandal

SUSANA Diaz's Junta has only recovered €16.5 million from the ERE and training courses scandals. Money recovered from the ERE scandal totals €4.6 million, just...

So sweet a Spanish Christmas

Forget Lapland... Andalucians all head for Rute, where even the world's sweetest tooth can be satisfied. Here, the three chocolate kings arrive in time to meet marzipan Jesus

Colombian Johan Chaves reclaims lead in stage 6 of Vuelta out of Cordoba

Chaves regained the red jersey in the general classification, as Alejandro Valverde takes fifth and Chris Froome sits in seventh

Breton did not threaten Ruth and Jose’s mother, says lawyer

Breton's lawyer says his client is being held on shaky evidence

Pesticide could spell the end of Red Palm Weevil

Red Palm Weevil's reign of terror could be brought to an end

Seven-foot-tall giant roamed Andalucia 1050 years ago

Scientists investigate Cordoba’s giant discovery

Catholic church ‘present distorted historical account’ of Cordoba Cathedral

Secularist petition against phasing out of cathedral's Islamic past.

15 lesser known ancient ruins that are a must-see in Andalucia and the Costa del Sol in Spain

What are your favourite little known Moorish and Roman sites in Spain?

USA choir to hit high notes in Andalucia

Harvard-Westlake Chamber Singers from California to perform free concerts in Cordoba and Seville

23-stone man accused of squashing donkey to death in Spain did not commit a crime, judge rules

A judge has thrown out the case at a preliminary trial, ruling that there is ‘no evidence of a criminal offence’

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

ELECTION SHOCKER: Spain’s far-right party Vox win first ever seats in Andalucia as PSOE decimated

It is the first time a far-right Spanish political party has gained seats in a regional election since 1975, when General Franco's death brought the return of democracy

Public pest does ‘triple’ on Spanish TV

Carlos Diaz Fernandez is notorious for making a nuisance of himself

Accessing disability benefits for Brits in Spain post-Brexit

There will doubtless be people who are thinking that their entitlement to these benefits may cease

ABSOLUTE MELTER: Heatwave hits Spain’s Andalucia as temperatures soar to 35C

SUMMER temperatures appear to have arrived to inland Andalucia early this year after the mercury reached as high as 35C today.  The sweltering weather is...

HUNGER GAMES: British expats will be ‘hammered’ by UK government’s approach to EU citizens, leaked document suggests

The document also pointed out it could now be left up to individual member states to decide if British nationals can live in their country

Spain’s Roman Catholic Church in unholy row

Furious Spaniards are accusing the Church of seizing more 1,000 public buildings to profit from their use

25,000 drivers a day to be tested for alcohol or drugs in Spain as Christmas approaches

The traffic arm of the Guardia Civil have intensified controls

Temperatures plummet as Spain on snow ALERT and 90km/h winds BATTER Andalucia

Parts of Almeria and Granada could see 90km/h winds, while Ronda in Malaga is on yellow alert for winds reaching 70km/h

Andalucia welcomes Valverde at the Vuelta a Espana

Alejandro Valverde sits in overall third place as the Vuelta a Espana is in Andalucia

Dramatic rescue saves 40 dogs from certain death in Spain

Animal charities have worked together to save nearly 40 dogs from being put down after they were found in squalid conditions

Energy-conscious Granada and Córdoba launch Christmas illumination crackdown

The battle against light pollution in Andalucía has taken somewhat of a seasonal turn after council authorities in Granada delayed the switching on of the annual Christmas illuminations.
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