Thursday, August 13, 2020

Andalucia

Earthquake rumbles Spain’s Granada

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

Scientists unable to track chicks at Andalucia’s largest flamingo settlement due to COVID-19

Due to coronavirus, the Ministry has determined that the bird banding will not take place this season.

Electric vehicles to get €35 million boost as thousands of charging points to be installed across Spain

The pair will inject €35 million into the scheme which will see the installation of 8,500 electric vehicle charging points across the country

Family of British expat who died after falling into uncovered manhole on Spain’s Costa del Sol vows to seek...

The Brit had been living in Spain for over four years and had just finished training as a carer and was looking forward to a new career when tragedy struck

BREAKING: Iconic Tivoli World on Spain’s Costa del Sol files for bankruptcy

The Malaga courts will now carry out an economic report on the business to determine if it is viable, with the result expected in a few months

Likely second heatwave on its way with temperatures to soar between five and 10 degrees above average across Spain

The temperature rise will be very noticeable in the north of Spain, which will see an increase of up to eight degrees with respect to the previous day

British man exposes himself in front of young girls on beach before trying to take off on motorbike while...

The suspect, in his 40s, was sunbathing naked on Santa Ana beach in Benalmadena when he began approaching several other beachgoers

Olivia Valere nightclub in Spain’s Marbella closes after staff test positive for COVID-19

The closure on Monday night came a week after it announced that 100% of its workers had undergone a PCR test and that all had come back negative

Beach club where DJ spat out alcohol over boozed up club goers is shut down for 15 days on...

Police are currently investigating the DJ’s actions and the establishment’s lack of safety measures

Five-fold increase in Brits moving to Spain since Brexit vote likened to UK being hit by “major economic crisis”...

THE number of British opting for a new life in Spain has leapt up by 500 per cent since the UK voted...

Spain’s Andalucia sees 72.5% drop in foreign tourists in first six months of 2020

According to figures from the National Institute of Statistics (INE), the region only saw 1.5 million foreign tourists between January and June

British woman warns of the cruel scam that all expats need to look out for

A British woman has warned her fellow countryman not to fall for the hoax that could see them fleeced out of money. 

Police seize ancient treasure from man illegally collecting Spanish artefacts

A man from Cadiz is facing up to three years in prison after digging up ancient treasure near Jerez de la Frontera. 

Camouflaged traffic van in Spain’s Malaga detects dozens of traffic violations a day – including SHAVING and having one...

The van doesn’t come equipped with speed cameras, but targets other serious driving offences instead

Costa del Sol hit with record temperatures as Spain suffers intense heatwave

The searing temperatures caused AEMET to issue a red heat warning across large parts of Andalucia over the weekend, including much of the Costa del Sol and the Guadalhorce Valley

Club DJ under investigation for spitting Jagermeister on revellers on Spain’s Costa del Sol

Nightclubs have been an important factor in the increase of COVID-19 cases in Andalucia

Far-right extremist Tommy Robinson pledges to return to England after meeting up with Burnley fan behind White Lives Matter...

THE man sacked after flying a 'white lives matter' banner above a football game has been spotted rubbing shoulders with far-right activist Tommy...

Marbella suffers the aftermath following a decline in Arabic tourism and investments

by Ayah Shurbaji THE drop in the number of regular visiting tourists from Arabian countries has hit Marbella’s economy...

Back in the saddle in the beautiful Andalucian countryside

TWELVE years ago I was in full preparation for the Andalucian Endurance Raid Riding Championships. Artensana, the Arabian purebred...

Top Spanish academic joins British expats in condemning far right ‘hooligan’ Tommy Robinson for proposed move to Spain

CO-FOUNDER of the English Defence League (EDL), Tommy Robinson, has come in for scathing criticism from a top Spanish academic.

World’s fifth richest man expands his property portfolio to Spain

Worth a cool $73.9 billion, Warren Buffet is considered one of the most successful investors of all time.  Fifth...

Spain’s capital of Madrid voted best place for Brits to work from remotely

MADRID has been named the best place for Brits to move post-lockdown to save money.  The Spanish capital beat...

Maddie McCann prime suspect Christian Brueckner filmed laughing and joking as he drove through Spain just weeks before little...

FOOTAGE has emerged of Madeleine McCann suspect Christian Brueckner driving a battered VW campervan across Spain soon before the little girl disappeared.

Podemos councillor receives backlash for labelling air conditioning ‘sexist’ during meeting on Spain’s Costa Blanca – but studies support...

Romero was complaining that the area of the room she was seated in was too cold and called the temperature of the air conditioning 'micromachismo'

Migrants saved from Alicante coast to quarantine amid COVID fears

A GROUP of migrants rescued off the coast of Alicante have been forced to...

Fleeced and ruined expat pensioners in Spain get boost from Malta over high-risk Continental Wealth Management investments that plummeted...

MOMENTUM Pensions Malta will have to compensate for 70 per cent of losses suffered by their clients taking out high risk investments...
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