Thursday, December 12, 2019

Big freeze in Spain as 33 provinces put on red, orange and yellow alerts for SNOW, rain and storms,...

ALICANTE, Murcia, Granada and Jaen are all on yellow alert for snow. Weather agency AEMET has forecast accumulations of between 3 and 5 centimetres. Drivers should...

Trouble at the Alhambra

Alhambra management are “bullies,” tourists are viewing porn and the staff are revolting

Request for dig to find poet’s remains denied in Granada

A plea was denied by the Granada Town Hall to dig for poet Federico Garcia Lorca's remains in a historic field used during the Spanish Civil War

Corruption in the classroom: the head, the thief, his wife and her cuñada

Granada primary school faces legal battle and one million euro fine after an investigation found nine unqualified teachers, eight falsified salaries, and one imaginary class

Town hall to use Twitter to resolve issues

Social media drive to improve transparency in Jun

Junta announces cull of 1,767 natural park deer

Regional government officials have announced a deer cull that will lead to the animals’ extinction in the Sierra de Baza.

Fundraising plea to help Alpujarras new mum beat cancer

Alpujarras resident Colette Nolan, whose son Zebedee is 10-months-old, desperately needs to raise €100,000 to pay for innovative therapy at the ChemoThermia Oncology Centre in Istanbul

Wilderness adventures in the Sierra Nevada

Not certain about skiing? Why not take a mountain adventure with Telemark ski school instead

Archaeologists to search area where Federico Garcia Lorca may be buried

One of the Spanish Civil War's great mysteries may be about to be solved

Several injured after explosion at a butcher’s shop in Granada

The incident occurred yesterday afternoon in the Durcal area

Charity golf tournament to take place

Proceeds will go to the Acompalia charity

Chokey choker

Spain's longest-serving prisoner is pardoned for the festive period and then sent back again due to mix up

Olive oil power plant for Andalucia

‘Waste not want not’ as Andalucia’s iconic crop goes electric

Perfume museum opens in Granada

As the palace historically had a laboratory dedicated to perfume making, essential oil extraction and ceramics, it makes perfect scents

VIDEO: Meteorite seen crashing into earth from Costa del Sol

British tourists reported ‘noise like thunder’

Sierra Nevada National Park added to worldwide list of protected reserves

The Sierra Nevada National Park has been added to the International Union for Conservation of Nature list of protected reserves

Three campsites accept pesetas until the end of August

A trio of Costa Tropical campsites is doubling the value of the old Spanish currency

Extorsion-air

Ryanair demands bigger kickbacks to prevent cancellation of Granada-London route

Santa Claus arrives on the slopes at Sierra Nevada

Santa Claus opens the holidays at Sierra Nevada skiing down the illuminated track of El Rio accompanied by 20 of his festive expert skiers. Dozens...

Top of the Sierra Nevada slopes

With his restaurants La Bodeguita and La Tinaja and now a shop, Snow Dream, Rafa Vigo is one of the key entrepreneurs on the slopes

Heroic pets save family of eight from devastating house fire in Granada

The pair of dogs woke up the family one by one and led them to safety

Antonio Banderas on the Boabdil trail

Film star is scouting out locations for a biopic on the life of the last Moorish king

BREAKING: Three Brits busted near Costa del Sol in biggest EVER cocaine bust on Spanish soil

THREE Brits have been in arrested in what police have described as one of the largest cocaine busts ever on Spanish soil. The trio were...

WARNING: Malaga hit by Andalucia-wide food poisoning outbreak due to contaminated tuna

Consumers have been affected in Malaga, Cordoba, Granada, Jaen and Sevilla

A trip to the Alhambra

The Olive Press sent American intern Rose Lapp to visit Spain’s number one tourist site in the heat of July... what tips can she give?

ROCKY ROAD: Drivers in Spain’s Andalucia narrowly escape falling five-tonne boulder

With a history of rock falls in the area the mayor took no chances in sealing off the highway ahead of heavy rain forecasts
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