Friday, September 25, 2020


Junta de Andalucia launches ‘Green Seal’ badge of honour in bid to meet climate goals during COVID-19 recovery

THE Junta de Andalucia has launched a dramatic new initiative to revolutionise the region's recovery from the damage caused by the COVID-19...

More than 200 schools across Spain have registered incidents due to cases of COVID-19, with Andalucia most affected

According to data of the Autonomous Communities, Andalucia, with 34 schools affected to some degree by the pandemic, is the region with most incidents

Live music returns to Spain’s Torremolinos under strict new rules

A series of performances will take place under the banner of Tenemos Talento (Artes Escenicas) which aims to showcase local musical talent

New ‘Stonehenge’ type dolmen discovered in Spain’s Malaga

It is believed that this monument would have been part of a sacred space for the Neolithic communities in the area before the Menga Dolmen was built

Helicopter and thermal cameras roped in to search for black panther in sleepy village in Spain’s Andalucia as ‘first...

It comes after residents in Venta de Huelma in Granada were adamant on Friday that they saw the big cat prowling near the castle and town hall

West Nile virus spreads closer to Spain’s Costa del Sol after claiming victim in Cadiz as Junta establishes risk...

An 87-year-old woman died after being admitted to the Hospital Puerto Real, the Junta reports

Rate of new business creation remains unchanged on last year in Spain’s Andalucia despite COVID-19 crisis

According to the figures, the number of new businesses registered on the commercial register have matched the same period in 2019

Black panther sighting in Spain’s Andalucia forces police search by land and air

A search for the wild cat was launched by Guardia Civil yesterday after several witnesses claimed they saw the animal by the municipal castle in Ventas de Huelma

Spain’s cities top the charts for best vegan menus in Europe

WITH jamon Iberico and gambas pil-pil dominating the menus of many tapas bars across the country, its something of a surprise to...

Rate of COVID-19 case increase drops for third consecutive day in Spain’s Andalucia

Malaga is yet again the province to count the most cases in the past 24 hours with 184

British expat caught sending cocaine and LSD to US in post from Spain’s Costa del Sol

Police were able to seize 1.8kg of cocaine and 202 units of LSD

First COVID-19 death-free day in Spain’s Malaga as hospital admissions drop

The number of recovered people has risen to 128 in the last few hours and exceeds the number of new infections

Seminars on Costa del Sol give free advice on living in Spain post-Brexit

A series of seminars about living in Spain post-Brexit are lined up to help expats understand the new rules and regulations.

Remembering the Palomares hydrogen bomb accident of 1966

A COLD WAR MENTALITY was deeply entrenched on both sides when, on the cool winter night in 1966, a fully loaded American...

Gang in Spain capable of smuggling six tonnes of cannabis a month broken up

A GANG of drugs wholesalers who smuggled up to six tonnes of cannabis a month into Spain has been broken up.

BREAKING: Forest fire in Andalucian village of Frigiliana

FIREFIGHTERS are tackling a blaze just outside the mountain village of Frigiliana in Spain's Andalucia. Two helicopters, and a...

Spain sees soaring temperatures this weekend as next weeks DANA marks the end of the heatwave

SPAIN's fiery heatwave of the past months will finally give way next week as a fresh DANA will bring wind, rain and...

‘Proud prostitutes’ call for more support during the pandemic

A group of sex workers from Andalusia are calling for action from the Andalusian Government. The collective,...

Drug traffickers collide with undercover Guardia Civil car in high-speed chase

THREE police agents and two drug traffickers have been left injured after ramming their car into an official police vehicle while attempting...

Ronda hospital shuts down intensive care unit as too many staff forced into quarantine due to COVID-19

The hospital described the situation as 'exceptional', adding that everything was being done to get the unit back up and running

Italian neo-fascist terrorist arrested after hiding for YEARS among expat community on Spain’s Costa del Sol

The woman had been part of the Nucleos Armado Revolucionario (NAR), an extreme right terror group active in Italy during the 1970s and 80s

Andalucia sets COVID-19 record with more than 1,200 cases in 24 hours – but has among lowest incidence rates...

Malaga recorded far more than its provincial neighbours, with 478 new cases announced on Friday

Viewers react to new documentary about La Linea after it storms to number one on Netflix chart in just...

When a brand new series on Netflix drops, the fans are unsurprising quick to react with their reviews...

School children and COVID-19: how to respond and what to do according to protocol in Spain’s Andalucia

Measures for the prevention, protection and surveillance of COVID-19 in educational centres as published in the BOJA of September 2

Spain’s Andalucia registers almost 1,000 COVID-19 cases Thursday while Malaga records deadliest day this summer

According to the Junta, 98 more people have been hospitalised due to coronavirus while 10 more patients have been admitted into intensive care

Two schools on Spain’s Costa del Sol delay opening after COVID-19 cases detected

Just a few hours before the start of the school year, two schools in the province of Malaga have already announced their temporary closure