Wednesday, February 8, 2023


DID YOU FEEL IT? 3.5 magnitude earthquake shakes Spain’s Andalucia early this morning

Spain's National Geographic Institute (IGN) provided the data on the tremor

Canvas critters on Costa del Sol

Exhibition to showcase natural world including endangered Iberian Lynx

British pensioner dies after crashing into lamppost outside Malaga hospital

Pronounced dead at the scene, 71-year-old expat George Brooks crashed as he left Malaga's Materno-Infantil Hospital

Suncoaster: Let us handle your rental property in Spain’s Costa del Sol

NOW is a better time than ever to be renting properties on the Costa Del Sol. Owners can make a small fortune and still...

Magnitude 3.3 earthquake rumbles inland Andalucia and Spain’s Costa del Sol

In the subsequent hour and a half, three minor aftershocks were recorded

Bitter Taste: Malaga bids adios to its iconic Café Central after more than a century of making coffee on...

ONE of Spain’s most iconic cafes, famed for inventing the terms for different strengths of coffee that are second nature to Malagueños, has closed...

More coastline to be turned into golf course and hotel in Spain’s Andalucia thanks to massive compensation payout

The case stems from the unlawful dismissal of former municipal tax collector Antonio Barragan back in 1989

Man arrested for ‘violently’ robbing pharmacy and bakery with knife and grenade on Spain’s Costa del Sol

Police were quick to establish that the alleged perpetrator in both incidents was the same person, due to his appearance

Ex-girlfriend of murdered British millionaire arrested in Slovakia

Bristol gold dealer Andrew Bush was shot twice in the head

Marbella International Film Festival kicks off

The ninth annual Marbella International Film Festival starts tonight and runs all the way through to Sunday

€15,000 fine for venue and DJ who spat alcohol over revellers in Spain’s Torremolinos last summer

THE performance of DJ duo Les Castizos at a chiringuito in Torremolinos last summer, which caused a public uproar, has been sanctioned with a...

MRI victims take to the streets

Members of the MRI victims support group deliver a petition to Downing Street

Dogs in Spain’s Marbella intoxicated by hashish washed up on beaches by recent storm

THERE have been recent reports of dogs intoxicated by hashish that have washed up on the beaches of Marbella due to the passage of...

Slender Health Nutrition is the Costa del Sol company specialising in diabetes management, menopause management and weight loss

Slender Health Nutrition also offers help with digestive issues, hormonal problems, skin problems, fatigue, sleep problems and much more

WARNING: ‘Missed call’ phone scam sweeping across Malaga and Spain

GUARDIA Civil are warning mobile phone users of the 'missed call scam' affecting Andalucia and Spain.  The scam sees victims receive one-dial calls from Albania,...

British killer could be guilty of a trio of Fuengirola rapes for which a Dutchman has served 11 years

Just two years after the Fuengirola rapes, Mark Dixie murdered 18-year-old model Sally Anne Bowman in London

Will you dare to swim in the freezing sea this Boxing Day in Spain’s Costa del Sol?

BRAVE Brits can take a plunge this Boxing Day with the annual Saint George Charity swim. To raise much-needed funds, the charity are organising...

Marbella counts for almost half of Malaga’s COVID-19 cases as numbers continue to climb on Spain’s Costa del Sol

In the past 24 hours there have been a further two outbreaks on the Costa del Sol, consisting of 11 and five cases

Costa del Sol-based British expats’ daughter survives horrific helicopter crash in Grand Canyon in US, benefit announced

A BRITISH expat couple have been rushed to Las Vegas after their daughter was involved in a horrific helicopter crash in the Grand Canyon.  David...

Costa del Sol holiday rental home rule breakers

Thousands of holiday rental homes have failed to be registered since the new regulations came into force

Egyptian vultures extinct

Malaga sees last pair of rare vultures poisoned

Man with ‘shattered face’ stumbles into Marbella police station claiming two expats tortured him ‘for several days’ on Costa...

One of the men had drops of blood on his shoes, which have now been sent for analysis

Expats welcome homeless men into their flat for Christmas

The Brits made the charitable offer after becoming firm friends with the two sandcastle-builders, who live on the beach in Estepona

Fake electricians are robbing unsuspecting pensioners on Spain’s Costa del Sol… here’s how to spot them

Donning a seemingly legitimate uniform, the man would tell his victims that he needed to perform a review of their electrical installation

Ukrainian refugees bound and gagged in Benidorm house robbery on Spain’s Costa Blanca

A violent Ukrainian robbery gang who targeted fellow compatriots, including refugees from the current war, has been arrested by the Policia Nacional. Four people were...

EXPLAINER: Why Spain is still fascinated by the 1999 Rocio Wanninkhof murder on the Costa del Sol

IT'S no surprise the death of Rocio Wanninkhof in 1999 is still fascinating armchair sleuths, writes Olive Press editor Jon Clarke, who wrote a...




Three youngsters in Spain found guilty of the biggest ever fraud against Amazon in Europe

THREE 22-year-olds from Mallorca have been convicted for what has been described as the biggest fraud against online retailer Amazon ever seen in Europe.  The...


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