Wednesday, February 24, 2021

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...

Nervous Brits put Spanish property purchases on hold while Brexit unfolds

Property firm Kyero reported a decline in growth in enquiries for Spanish properties for the first time in February

UPDATE: Operation Edu arrests nine in massive scandal

The arrests – five in Malaga and four in Granada – were made by the Central Economic and Fiscal Crime Unit (UDEF)

Earthquake rumbles Spain’s Granada

A 2.5 magnitude earthquake has been recorded in Spain’s Granada.

Sierra Nevada closes after longest and best summer ever

More than 37,000 people have visited the resort this season

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

CHEERS: Whisky distillery switches production to anti-coronavirus alcohol disinfectants

A COMPANY in Granada has become the first booze distillery in Spain to start producing alcohol-based disinfectant sprays.  Liber SL,...

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

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.

Skiers have a whale of a time in Sierra Nevada

Latest installations cause a stir

Gay Jesus photos spark protest

Controversial exhibition pulled down after "injuring the sentiments and convictions" of art fans

Ryanair tries to clear up fog of confusion

RYANAIR is insisting that a flight cancelled at the last minute at Granada airport was due to fog, despite airline representatives telling passengers at the airport that the plane was diverted to Malaga because of "high winds"

Granada’s Alhambra to begin ‘integral restoration’ of Court of the Lions

Tourists will still be able to visit the site during the building work

First five albums of flamenco star Enrique Morente to be re-issued

Granada-born Morente, who died at the age of 67 in 2010, released his first recording, Cante Flamenco, in 1967

Three ski workers injured in Sierra Nevada resort

IN the run-up to the ski season, the slopes of the Sierra Nevada are alive with activity. Centursa, the management company of the ski station...

The price is right in Sierra Nevada

What to expect price-wise when preparing for your Sierra Nevada skiing holiday

Nigel Mansell’s ‘lucky mascot’ killed in Granada fire

Michael Greenhalgh was struck down in blaze while flat-sitting for friend

Residents fight “water grab”

RESIDENTS in Lanjarón have filed a lawsuit in Granada against the regional government for allowing a mineral water company to extract 864,000 litres of...

Black panther sighting in Spain’s Andalucia forces police search by land and air

A search for the wild cat was launched by Guardia Civil yesterday after several witnesses claimed they saw the animal by the municipal castle in Ventas de Huelma

Back with the Andalucians he ‘couldn’t stand’: Sorolla at the Alhambra

Collection of Valencia painter's work inspired by Andalucia's Arab palaces now on display

Brit in court accused of stealing post from neighbour

Man is said to have kept post mistakenly delivered to his address

Two women arrested in Spain’s Malaga after they were caught hiding one kilogram of hashish in their bras

TWO women have been arrested in Malaga after they were caught hiding one kilogram of hashish in their bras.

Spain’s Alhambra will reopen its doors to visitors on June 17

THE Alhambra will reopen its doors on June 17, it has been announced.

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...

Police hunt for thieves who stole 20,000 euros worth of solar kit from expat couple in Spain

Couple lost dozens of solar batteries and their generator in the raid

A tour of the world’s most beautiful gardens from your sofa, including Spain’s Generalife

A "total disconnection" with the natural environment "can have negative effects on our well-being," experts warn.


SWAN’S CORNER:- The Pitfalls of Buying Spanish Rustic Property

THERE are many property professionals in Spain that do an excellent job airbrushing the considerable risks associated with buying rustic properties. Clearly,...