Monday, October 25, 2021


David Cameron whisks Samantha away to Granada

The pair spent a two-day bargain break in the Andalucian city

Pascual Ski in Spain’s Sierra Nevada is the perfect place to pick up your kit before you head for...

“We can do repairs that people might think are impossible and we take particularly care of the boots we rent out”

Coin toss mayor in corruption probe

The mayor who won election by the toss of a coin is facing calls for his resignation after the state opened a corruption investigation in one of Granada’s smallest villages

Heavy rainfall on Costa del Sol and warnings of strong coastal winds

Most of the country can expect heavy rainfall for the rest of the day

Fracking has officially failed in Spain in loss for Mariano Rajoy’s Partido Popular

Fracking firms have been met with strong opposition from locals and regional authorities

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

EXCLUSIVE: New child sex probe launched against Maddie suspect Brueckner as it emerges he ‘confessed at music festival’ in...

The German paedophile, who lived in Praia da Luz, where Maddie was snatched in May, 2007, allegedly came clean while negotiating a big drug deal at a week-long event, near Orgiva

Axarquia shop owners to dress windows as part Easter celerations

Business association launches competition for sixth time

Sierra Nevada-based expat author wows with latest travel book

Sierra Nevada author is seeing success with his latest travel book ... could this be the next Chris Stewart

Investigation confirms Alhambra ticket scam

A COURT in Granada has heard how up to 800 people illegally passed through the entrance to the Alhambra every 30 minutes. A year-long judicial...

Time is running out to save 30 abandoned dogs in Granada

Dogs not rehomed before February 28 to be 'sacrificed'

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

BRITISH expats have slammed the ‘horrendous’ growth of intensive pig farms in Andalucia, claiming they ‘pollute’ the water supply. Agrifood giant Grupo Fuertes has been...

Giant electricity pylons rampaging across the valley vista in Sierra Nevada

WHEN alternative therapist Adrian Wynter rebuilt a cortijo in the Alpujarras mountains, he spared no expense on the design. Bedrooms were rewired to hide...

Man found dead inside van on Spain’s Costa Tropical

A MAN has been found dead inside a van on the Costa Tropical.  The 35-year-old was discovered in Almunecar on Friday morning after a work...

You can’t go wrong with Skisol

A family-run business that has been providing rental equipment to skiers for 35 years shows no sign of dwindling

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.

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

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?

Pop-up art exhibition comes to Granada

Light and optical illusionists are bringing an art exhibition to Lanjaron, Granada

Could you be paying less for your investments and pensions in Spain?

Tracy Storer Senior Partner Chorus Financial I’ve just come out of a regular review with one of my clients, and top of the agenda was an analysis...

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

Hooray for Happy Valley

Stunning Lecrin Valley has an eclectic mix of locals including Alexei Sayle and Teletubbies creator Andrew Davenport, writes Jon Clarke

Alpujarran art

Arte Vivo showcases the best local art every month in Orgiva

British couple killed watching television in Spain

EXCLUSIVE PICTURES: Andalucia record rainfall causes catastrophic roof collapse

Buried on the beach

EXCLUSIVE BY ANDREW PEARCE IN LA MAMOLA: The funeral of the English couple killed by freak roof collapse attended by hundreds of Spanish and British mourners on the coast

Andalucia pensioner stabs his 4-year-old daughter’s killer 33 years after she was found dead in a well

A PENSIONER has stabbed his daughter's killer some 33 years after she was found dead in a well in Andalucia.  Juan Jose Fernandez stabbed and...




Iceland has best pension system in the world but Spain fails to make the top 20

SPAIN has failed to make the top 20 places to retire in the world.  Despite the popularity among retirees and foreign expats, Spain slipped this...


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