Saturday, December 14, 2019

FAST FASHION: Andalucia climate protesters expose hypocrisy of Spain’s pre-Christmas ‘spendathon’

Fashion is the world’s second most polluting industry after the oil and gas sector

Residents of a city in Spain’s Andalucia were woken up by an earthquake this morning

The earthquake measured 2.6 on the Richter scale

Man suspected of stealing 1,200 kilos of avocados arrested in Spain’s Granada

The farm’s owner was alerted by a neighbour during the theft, who spotted the youngest of three suspects

Cruel couple who dumped dog before it ran after their car as they drove away charged with animal abuse...

A HEARTLESS couple in Andalucia have been charged with animal abuse after abandoning their dog.  The 50-year-old man and 43-year-old woman were rumbled when a...

SIERRA NEVADA: Spain’s premier ski resort gets 33 new snow cannons, Domino’s Pizza and lift upgrades in €9 million...

A new Domino's Pizza restaurant at Ts Monachil and an extension and new San Miguel ‘tasting station’ at La Bodega in Pradollano make this one of the tastiest seasons ever

Two people cheat death as their courtesy car bursts into flames in southern Spain

Several firefighters and police officers were involved in extinguishing the inferno, which left the car a burnt out shell

Newly-promoted Granada CF make blistering start to season, two points off the top of Spain’s La Liga table

So far they have earned 17 points, which is their best ever start to La Liga.

Daughter discovers bodies of mum and dad on floor after horrific murder-suicide in Spain’s Andalucia

A MAN is believed to have shot his wife to death before taking his own life in Andalucia.  The suspected murder-suicide took place in a...

Earthquake rocks epicentre of Granada town in Spain’s Andalucia

At 9:46am it struck the Granada town.

WATCH: Soot-covered ‘minor’ pulled from chimney by firefighters after getting stuck during failed burglary attempt in Spain’s Andalucia

https://twitter.com/Policia_Granada/status/1180049968989708288 THIS is the moment a young man was pulled from a chimney following a botched burglary attempt earlier today. Granada firefighters were forced to rescue...

Get Faraway closer than you think with dynamic new writers’ retreat in Andalucia

HAVE you been looking for an adventurous way to immerse yourself in writing? Somewhere inspirational to connect with nature, alongside a team of talented writers,...

British holidaymakers face flight chaos as Malaga closes airspace over medical emergency

At least one flight from the UK was diverted after Malaga air traffic control closed the airspace at short notice

Yellow and orange warnings issued for searing heat as temperatures hit 41°C in southern Spain

Temperatures are expected to exceed 41°C on Wednesday

Electrical giant brings in diggers for megaproject in Spain’s Driving Over Lemons country despite town hall bans

It comes after the Defensor del Pueblo Andaluz - the official that deals with public complaints - this month called on the Junta to express its position on the REE megaproject

Revealing new book chronicles the founding of the Olive Press, ‘Spain’s most popular expat newspaper’

"A publisher wanted to cut out all the juicy bits so I said no and put it in a draw and only discovered it again recently."

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

Mystery as expat and two Lithuanians found in busted van carrying €1 MILLION CASH en route to Malaga –...

Some of the money was spread across the road when officers arrived to the scene while the driver - who tested positive for drugs and alcohol - was found outside the vehicle

WATCH: Policeman in Spain saves blind woman from oncoming tram

CCTV footage captured the officer running towards the disoriented woman as a tram turned the corner, driving straight at her

‘Foreign’ hotel worker arrested in Spain’s Andalucia over alleged rape of five-year-old girl

The man was apparently linked to the parents through business and it is thought that this is how he was able to gain access to the child

Andalucia officially the most culture rich region in Spain

Sevilla, Malaga and Granada all made the shortlist

IN PICS: Yellow warnings for SNOW in Spain’s Andalucia as temperatures drop

Granada has already seen snowfall and is on alert today and tomorrow

British expats warn that farms with millions of pigs are ‘poisoning’ their communities in Spain’s Andalucia

POLLUTION: Agrifood giant Grupo Fuertes has been building massive pig garms across southern Spain BRITISH expats have slammed the ‘horrendous’...

‘EVIL MONSTER’: British paedophile on run in southern Spain jailed for 23 years after hiding as English teacher with...

Judge Rhys Rowlands told Hayes that he wouldn’t automatically get parole after serving half of his sentence, saying it is possible he could serve it all
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