Saturday, October 31, 2020

Fraud MP Margaret Moran weeps in court

Margaret Moran, who used House of Commons notepaper to order people off her granada estate, faces 15 counts of false accounting and six of forgery

Mistaken identity crisis for Brit in Spain

EXCLUSIVE Graphic designer insists he is the victim of mistaken identity after being ordered to court in serious fraud enquiry By James Bryce

Lionel Messi breaks Barcelona scoring record

Argentinean ace hit sublime hat-trick as Catalan giants beat Granada 5-3

Three Britons face six years in prison for drug dealing

British drug dealers caught by police on the Costa Tropical face six year prison sentence

Another Conquest in Granada (chess)

By Vernon Grant THE first time I had lunch with Stuart Conquest I knew instantly that he played chess. It took him half an hour...

Spain has fourth largest number of empty homes in the world

Colder countries were found to have a lower rate of empty homes

Audrey Hepburn’s son threw ‘illegal’ wedding at Granada’s Alhambra

Weddings are banned at the historic site

Where’s our Spanish furniture?

Victims of rentals scheme are on the hunt for British businesswoman Margaret Corley

Fancy a ‘Chris Stewart week’?

An opportunity to spend seven days of walking, talking, eating and drinking with the Driving Over Lemons author

Urgent mission to protect five endangered plants

‘Endangered Species Project Zero’ in Granada aims to protect five plants

Granada court drops charges against Catholic priests accused of sex abuse

Nine out of 10 of the priests and two laymen have been cleared due to the time delay

Lorca’s exhumation begins

After much speculation, excavations are now officially underway

PP to support Granada cable car

Granada will play home to the world’s longest cable car if the Partido Popular wins next year’s regional elections

Drones roped into search for ‘black panther’ almost two weeks after first sighting in Spain’s Andalucia

The flying devices have been gifted by a farmer from Cordoba, who hopes they will finally bring the mystery to a close

Earthquake shakes Jaen, Granada and Cordoba

The quake meaured 4.4 on the Richter Scale

Forest fire burns in the Axarquia

Five helicopters and a plane are currently trying to bring the blaze under control

Hawkers due in Granada court for ‘beating up’ police officers

Illegal African vendors face fines, prison and deportation

Bumper 42 kilometres of skiing at Sierra Nevada resort

Currently, 42 kilometres of routes are open to skiers at the Granada resort, one of the largest amounts for an opening weekend in recent memory

New dig for murdered Spanish Civil War poet Federico Garcia Lorca begins near Granada

Team hopes to uncover answers to one of Spain's greatest mysteries

Retracing the footsteps of Lorca, Granada’s most celebrated poet, during his centenary year

The tragic poet has left an indelible mark throughout the city of Granada

TRAGIC: Baby boy dies after falling from second-storey window in Spain’s Andalucia

A BABY boy who was in intensive care after falling from a second-storey window in Granada has died.  The 18-month old suffered severe brain trauma...

Real best buys

The cheapest supermarkets in the country are to be found in Granada and Jaen

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

Pet justice

For first time, custody of a dog awarded to a charity after continual abuse. Here, a protest organised against the man

Wild boar attacks Granada man

A man is recovering after a wild boar attacked his leg

Alpine dreaming! Where to stay in the Sierra Nevada

IT is hard to describe Pradollano as an authentic mountain village. But, with a metre of snow on the ground and the sun finally out,...