Mixed news for Spanish tourism

Costa del Sol tops tourist charts but statistics reveal sharp fall in 2009 hotel bookings

Costa del Snow

EXCLUSIVE: After the rains, blizzards strike just 15 miles from the Costa del Sol. Words and pics by Kenton Smith and Andrew Pearce

Magical Malaga lights match the best

Make sure to visit the Malaga Christmas illuminations, writes Ursula Jones

Brit developer in property scandal

Expat developer and shamed flamenco mayor implicated in Alcaucin housing scandal

Ronda Mayor U-turn

He orders demolition of 17 buildings he may have passed

On the hunt!

Police seek new victims as expats team up in hunt for Missing Millions

Junta stands its ground

Government stance threatens to further enflame Axarquia housing row

Gay haven set for Spain

Spain's first retirement complex aimed at gays and lesbians set to get underway

Master of Marbella

He-Man star given town honour

From bling to book

Marbella launches Andalucia's first English-speaking university

Missing millions

EXCLUSIVE: Lawyer Jose Luis Maseda disappears as dozens of expats reveal they cannot trace hard earned savings invested through him

Keen to go green

Fuengirola town hall’s vehicles will soon run on Autogas

They’re back in the ring

Fran and Cayetano are both getting divorces at the same time

Fresh campaign to boost Amy hunt

New billboards erected in Mijas Costa

Mass graves to be excavated in Ronda

Civil War victims will be exhumed in the Serrania

An argie bargain

Spurs legend puts Costa home up for cut-price sale

Save our dunes

Bird group pleads with developers to save last wild dune area on Costa del Sol

Last of the frogmen

On Remembrance Day, the last surviving frogman tells of his courageous feats more than 60 years ago

In a big flap!

Couple return home to find a rare Griffon vulture on their bed, while second family find another on balcony

Wrecking ball swings again

New three storey property gets demolished in Alhaurin el Grande

UK bank in Spanish property kickback scandal

Executives at RBS creamed off commissions from estate agents fees

‘Like being accused of Hiroshima bomb’

Ronda mayor compares Los Merinos accusations to H-bomb, while calling environment boss ‘incompetent’ and ecologists ‘terrorists’

Dolphin beach tragedy

Fishermen blamed for dead dolphin, fish and birds

Expats Giving English Lessons

Expats' mother tongue being put to good use

What a quacker

Why Katie had to say goodbye to Carmen

Freak expat death

British women suffers heart failure after bar accident