Andalucia president blasts decision to hold back Malaga and Granada from Phase 1 of Spain’s coronavirus deescalation plan while...

PEDRO Sanchez has caused 'damage' to the Costa del Sol and Costa Tropical by not allowing them to enter Phase 1 of the coronavirus...

Parts of Spain’s Costa del Sol and Granada set to be prohibited from meeting up with friends in Phase...

THE Junta de Andalucia has asked Madrid to allow all eight of its provinces to enter Phase 1 of the deescalation plan on Monday...

Couple wheel dead body of mother into the street to hide their large scale marijuana drug den in Spain’s...

A TWISTED drug dealer has been arrested after faking the circumstances of her mother's death in a bid to protect her illicit business.  The 41-year-old...

Earthquake rumbles Spain’s Andalucia

A SMALL earthquake has struck Andalucia. The epicentre of the seismic event was in the tiny town of Iznalloz,...

WATCH: Large shark spotted off Spain’s Andalucia as it takes advantage of near empty shores amid coronavirus lockdown

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ke4w9B2Ri5Y THIS is the moment a shark was spotted checking out the near empty shores of Andalucia at the weekend.  According to Ideal, the animal...

Dad arrested after dumping son on motorway to divert police and flee COVID-19 roadblock in Spain’s Andalucia

A DAD has been arrested after dumping his son on the side of a motorway to divert police and flee a roadblock.

Granada players agree to take a 19% pay cut due to coronavirus

GRANADA players have agreed to take a 19% pay cut due to COVID-19.

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,...

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.

Man arrested for attacking police after knifepoint robbery in Andalucia

He made off with €400 from the cash register after threatening the employee

Police fine a man in Spain’s Andalucia for claiming he went to the supermarket but only produces a hard...

POLICIA Local have fined a man in the province of Granada for saying he went to the supermarket but could only produce a hard loaf of bread as evidence.

Two arrested for robbing pharmacy and ramming police car during getaway in Andalucia

The men are also being investigated for three more robberies the previous day

HUNDREDS of cars ordered to turn back while trying to access Andalucia’s costas amid Spain’s coronavirus lockdown – including...

AT least 200 cars have been ordered to turn back while attempting to reach parts of Andalucia's coast.  According to IDEAL, hundreds of people have...

57-year-old man becomes first coronavirus death in Spain’s Granada

A 57-YEAR-OLD has become the first fatality in Granada due to coronavirus.

IT’S A WASHOUT: This is the growing list of cancellations in Spain’s Andalucia due to the coronavirus this weekend

The Olive Press is trying to keep abreast of all closures and issues and we will try to keep you updated over the next few weeks

Andalucia has the most active cases of missing people in Spain

The cases in Andalucia equate to 30 missing people per 100,000 inhabitants across the region

Petrol station in Spain’s Andalucia becomes first to offer fuel discounts to drivers who recycle plastic

A GRANADA petrol station is leading the way with a new plastic recycling machine. The Frandagas petrol station next...

World’s best riders descend on Spain’s Sierra Nevada for Snowboard World Cup THIS WEEKEND

Spaniards Lucas Eguibar and Regino Hernández are expected to attend

Woman jumps from balcony after partner threatens her with knife in Granada attack

The woman apparently jumped from the first floor balcony of her home in Salobreña after being chased by her partner with a knife

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...

Granada’s Alhambra Palace offers FREE craft workshops on Nasrid history THIS WEEK to celebrate Dia de Andalucia

The Nasrid dynasty was the last Moorish Muslim dynasty in the Iberian Peninsula, ruling the Emirate of Granada from 1230 until 1492

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...

Baby in intensive care after falling out of second-storey kitchen window in Spain’s Andalucia

A BABY boy is in intensive care after falling from a second-storey window in Granada.  The 18-month old was with his mother when he fell...

Colombians making a FORTUNE in cocaine trafficking in Spain’s inland Andalucia as two arrested in Granada with €400,000 CASH...

A SPANISH-Colombian drug trafficking ring has been rumbled in Granada.  Police have caged two men and a woman after seizing just under €400,000 in cash...

Woman killed in second gender violence murder in Andalucia

This latest killing of a woman in Granada brings the number of those killed in Spain this year to nine

Pensioner accused of killing wife, 73, is locked up without bail in Spain’s Andalucia

A spokesman for the Guardia Civil said there were no previous reports of abuse between the couple