Sunday, September 22, 2019

Andalucia

At least 25,000 people affected by devastating floods in southern and eastern Spain as insurance claims expected to surpass...

LAST week's devastating floods have affected at least 25,000 people and will see more than €140 million paid out in insurance claims. According to experts...

Drug lord known as ‘Messi of Hashish’ brought down in Seville, with 6,000 kgs of drugs seized

Some 6,060 kilograms of hashish, five high-speed vessels - which have been valued at €1.5m - 17 stolen vehicles, a whopping €480,000 euros in cash, four short and two long weapons have all been seized, while €94,000 euros have been blocked in 20 bank accounts.

Man living in Spain’s Andalucia for 15 years denied citizenship for ‘inability to read and write Spanish’ and ‘not...

“Not only has he difficulty expressing himself in the official language of the State but he does not know how to read or write in it”

Two-year-old girl thrown on her back by electric scooter driver in Spain’s Malaga

The girl was walking along Pier One yesterday evening when the scooter hit her.

Three arrested after disfiguring the face of man they mistook to be someone else on Spain’s Costa del Sol

THREE men have been arrested after they mistook a man for someone else and beat him so bad his face was disfigured. 

OPINION: Britsh expats would have made the difference if given choice to vote in Brexit Referendum

The burning truth is most of us could not vote despite the fact we stood to be most affected.

After J-Lo banned the media from a gig in Spain last month, Marbella veteran Giles Brown explores the changing...

All the modern celebrity has to do is appear in a reality TV show to ensure his or her 15 minutes of fame

Brexit is making Gibraltar less competitive and a no-deal Brexit will only make things worse, experts warn

Higher costs of imports and exports on September 1 is ‘lumbering the private sector with another tax’, according to the Gibraltar business group.

Gibraltar dyslexia support group say bosses need better education onto help those with condition, with conference set to take...

The percentage of the genetic condition of dyslexia in Gibraltar could be around 15%.

To leave or remain, British expats in Spain have their say on Brexit as B-Day looms

In our exclusive poll of over 2,100 readers, we discovered that an eye-catching 27% still want Britain to leave the union, despite having a potentially detrimental effect on their healthcare, pensions and freedom of movement. Now the expats have had their say.

WARNING: Listeria outbreak reaches Spain’s Malaga after family served infected meat product in RESTAURANT before flying back to UK

Seven people from the same family went to the Costa del Sol Hospital in Marbella with symptoms of food poisoning

Irishman with dementia who was missing FOUND ‘safe and well’ on Spain’s Costa del Sol

"The Irish community at home and abroad have been extraordinary, my family and I have been truly touched by all the help, well wishes and support"

Bank restrictions blamed after home loans plummet by 10% across Spain’s Andalucia

The regions of Andalucia where the greatest falls have been recorded were in Cordoba, Sevilla and Malaga

Woman in critical condition after being savagely beaten by husband in Spain’s Mallorca

The assailant then handed himself into a police patrol on the streets, before going to the Civil Guard headquarters.

Two rowdy men arrested after heated scrap on flight from Spain’s Mallorca to Dublin

When they landed at Dublin Airport a fight broke out between them, at the bottom steps of the plane.

Judge rules rapist gym teacher from Malaga, who was sentenced to 271 years, is allowed to walk the streets...

Juan Carlos GR was imprisoned in 2005 for crimes committed between 1997 and 2002, but now a judge in Granda has granted the inmate be allowed to leave the prison on weekends.

Moped thief rumbled after stealing and stripping almost 20 between Marbella and Malaga

POLICIA Nacional have arrested a Moroccan man accused of robbing or stripping almost 20 mopeds along the Costa del Sol.It comes after the suspect...

Spanish man arrested after cutting woman’s shirt with scissors during bungled attempted robbery in Malaga

Passersby stopped the suspect in his tracks and alerted police

MISSING: Fears for Irish dad with dementia after he disappears from Spain’s Costa del Sol

The family has appealed for anyone with information to contact local police or the Irish Embassy in Madrid

Electric scooters to be BANNED from pedestrian areas in Spain’s Malaga from NEXT MONTH

They can currently be used on pavements and pedestrian areas as long as they keep to 10km/hr

Outbreak of DEADLY Listeria virus confirmed in Spain, killing three people and affecting hundreds more in Mallorca

So far three people have died and seven women have aborted babies out of the 200 people confirmed to have caught it.

Arson spree on the Costa del Sol forces up to 50 residents to flee their homes as 17 vehicles...

A 31-year-old man had to be treated in hospital because of the fire

Anti-Brexit protests to hit La Linea and Spain’s Malaga as British expats defend their rights ahead of looming EU...

The protests come after Boris Johnson manoeuvred to suspend Parliament for five weeks following his unsuccessful bid to call a snap general election

14 suspected smugglers arrested in a string of drug busts across Spain’s Andalucia as 11 tonnes of hash seized

Guardia Civil seized 10 drug smuggling boats and seven vehicles as part of operations along the coast of Huelva, Cadiz and Malaga

HUGE Primark coming to Spain’s Andalucia will be ‘one of the biggest in the country’

The sweeping store will have a commercial area of 7,000sqm spread across two floors
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