Andalucia

The key players from the last 20 years of corruption on the costa del sol

FREQUENTLY named amongst the most corrupt countries in Europe, Spain has had more than its fair share of money-grubbing mayors, bullfighting impresarios, crooked...

Spain’s Andalucia could loosen COVID-19 restrictions NEXT WEEK but only ‘if the figures support it’

ANDALUCIA is considering loosening the current restrictions in place to fight the coronavirus, it has been revealed. Vice...

BREAKING: Spain’s Andalucia no longer an ‘extreme risk’ of COVID-19 contagion after lowering incidence rate to below 250

ANDALUCIA has lowered its 14-day coronavirus incidence rate to 234.11 cases per 100,000 people. It means the country's...

Father gets the shock of his life as he leaves daughter at petrol station on Spain’s Costa del Sol

WE can all relate to that sinking feeling when you check your pockets for your beloved phone or wallet and feel nothing...

SOLD: One of Marbella’s most luxurious villas, with a €40 MILLION price tag, has been sold

THE most costly property on the Costa del Sol, located in Sierra Blanca, in Marbella, has been sold. Marbella...

Andalucia plans ‘prudent’ relaxation of measures after Andalucia Day long weekend

ANDALUCIA plans to ease coronavirus restrictions after the Day of Andalucia (Dia de Andalucia). The current restrictions in place...

COVID-19 infection rate continues decline in Spain’s Andalucia as one province declares ZERO new cases Tuesday

ANDALUCIA'S COVID-19 infection rate is continuing to drop but the number of deaths and hospitalisations are taking longer to catch up, new...

Live pigs not fit for human consumption sold on streets of Spain’s Andalucia sparked fears of illness among population

LIVE pigs not fit for human consumption were being sold on the streets of southern Spain in December, police have revealed. 

Malaga bike lane u-turn after gridlock on popular paseo, to reopen Easter weekend

THE controversial bike-only lanes introduced into Malaga city centre last week will be reopened to traffic tomorrow after causing hour long traffic...

Police officers and teachers next in line for COVID-19 vaccine in Spain’s Andalucia

VACCINATION against COVID-19 for teachers is underway in Andalucia with Police officers and Guardia Civil next in line. This...

Granada’s PSOE proposes ‘Earthquake Handbook’ after series of tremors shocks the region

THE PSOE government of Granada has proposed to the central house that it's residents are given specific 'earthquake training' after a series...

Mother and son traffickers used cocaine and heroin profits to flip houses for profit near Spain’s Costa del Sol

A MOTHER and son have been arrested for allegedly laundering drug trafficking profits by flipping houses near the Costa del Sol. 

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Madrid police find people hiding under mattresses and in cupboards

PARTYGOERS went to extreme lengths to avoid arrest when officers busted an illegal gathering at a house in...

Spain’s Andalucia detects 650 COVID-19 cases Monday in lowest daily count since January 2 – while incidence rate falls...

ANDALUCIA registered 650 new coronavirus cases on Monday, its lowest daily tally since January 2. According to figures...

Marbella and Estepona on track to open borders this week as COVID-19 incident rate falls below 500 cases per...

MARBELLA’S COVID-19 incidence rate has fallen below 500 cases per 100,000 people. Standing at 498 cases as of Monday,...

Thousands of Brits signed up to the padron on Spain’s Costa del Sol in 2020

MORE than 2,000 Brits along the Costa del Sol signed up to the padron in 2020, figures have revealed.

Surge of dolphin deaths on Spanish coastline alarms ecologists

THE discovery of dead dolphins on Almeria coastline alarms ecologists. The number of dolphins that have appeared dead or...

COVID-19 inpatients in Spain’s Malaga halved in 20 days

THE number of inpatients in Malaga due to coronavirus has halved in the last 20 days. On February 2,...

Benalmadena International College celebrate 25 years

EVERY parent’s goal is to make sure their children’s time at school is filled with happy memories, making friends and skills that...

IN PICS: Woman arrested for allegedly running sex abuse ring involving girls aged 13 in Spain’s Almeria

FIVE children have been freed from a prostitution network that had been selling them for sex since 2019. Sources...

Spain could be added to UK’s ‘Red List’ as new COVID-19 variants surge

SPAIN's 2021 summer season could be in doubt as the British government is discussing whether Spain could be added to its Red...

Forest plantation further increases biodiversity on river bank in Spain’s Costa Blanca

A RIPARIAN forest is being planted on the banks of the Segura river, east of Rojales in the Vega Baja region of...

Creep arrested in on Spain’s Costa del Sol for masturbating in front of children’s playground

A MAN has been arrested in Torremolinos after he was spotted masturbating in front of a children's playground multiple times in the...

Two perverts arrested in Spain’s Malaga for recording more than 70,000 videos of intimate images with hidden cameras in...

POLICIA Nacional have arrested two people for allegedly recording intimate images using hidden cameras in public toilets. Up to...

LISTED: 24 municipalities in Spain’s Malaga to reopen this weekend after weeks of perimetral closure

THE third wave of coronavirus in Malaga is slowly starting to retreat, and the less contagion and the lower the incidence, the...

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There’s been a recent surge in cases regarding squatters in the area since the Coronavirus Pandemic began. It’s a genuine problem with many reports...