Monday, February 24, 2020


Prison guards in Spain jailed for beating up baby-killer

After making initial threats, the two guards went to cell 11 at around 11:45pm that night and told the victim’s cellmate to leave the room

WATCH: Dramatic moment Marbella police open fire during hot pursuit of three men on Spain’s Costa del Sol

THIS is the dramatic moment police chased three men through the streets of Marbella before firing warning shots into the air yesterday.  

WATCH: Hollywood style car chase ends in dramatic crash before police circle car with guns pointing at driver in...

THIS is the dramatic moment a high-speed car chase between police and a suspect was captured in Andalucia.  The dashboard cam of another driver records...

Rent in Spain’s Estepona almost DOUBLES in six years as locals blast being ‘priced out’ of Costa del Sol...

RENT prices in Estepona have almost doubled in the past six years, new figures have shown.  According to property portal Idealista, a flat in the...

Spain launches rescue bid for over 60 migrants missing off Costa del Sol

Two vessels were intercepted containing 50 and 69 migrants from Africa, including 26 women and five children

Car plunge horror into 200m ravine kills tourist and leaves husband fighting for life near Spain’s Costa del Sol

A WOMAN has died while her husband is fighting for his life following a horror car plunge in rural Malaga.  The 65-year-old was killed after...

Fresh probe into pool which killed three British family members underway on Spain’s Costa del Sol

INVESTIGATORS have once again inspected the pool which took the lives of three British holidaymakers in Mijas on Christmas Eve.  It comes after a Malaga...

Men caught red handed cutting off protected sheep’s head in Spain’s Andalucia

TWO men have been caught in the act of cutting off the head of a protected sheep in Andalucia.  The 32 and 58-year-old were unaware...

Spanish property expert Adam Neale explains why the first offer is always the best offer

As sellers on the Costa del Sol know only too well, selling takes time, not because the market is rubbish but because this is typical of a holiday home market

Deaf British dad wanted for blowing up Costa del Sol cash machines can’t stand trial in Spain as he...

The Liverpool man and his cronies allegedly targeted 14 ATMs at banks between 2013 and 2014

Costa del Sol hire car company Helle Hollis donates €1,000 to CUDECA cancer charity

Since 2009, when Helle Hollis started a collaboration with CUDECA, it has donated almost €10,000

New beach webcam hopes to turn Marbella’s San Pedro into surfing hotspot

A NEW 24/7 webcam will let surfers know the best times to hit the waves in Marbella, it has been revealed.  The webcam is to...

Police release 13 women in human trafficking operation on Spain’s Costa del Sol

It is believed that the women were captured in Romania through the ‘lover boy’ technique

‘HUMAN TRASH’: Outrage after unwanted dog left tied to BINS on Spain’s Costa del Sol

THIS is the heartbreaking moment a young dog was left tied to bins on Spain's Costa del Sol at the weekend. The photos were believed...

Three arrested after kidnap attempt that saw man ‘dragged into car’ and forced to ‘phone family for €1,000 ransom’...

When it was revealed he didn’t have the ‘ransom’ the kidnappers forced the man to phone family to raise the money

REVEALED: New data shows 600% price hikes on oranges, pushing farmers in Spain’s Andalucia ‘to the brink’

Andalucian farmers have been severely struggling recently, with international tariffs hitting the country hard

Woman killed in second gender violence murder in Andalucia

This latest killing of a woman in Granada brings the number of those killed in Spain this year to nine

The Olive Press extends distribution into Costa Calida’s Mazarrón

FOR Olive Press readers wanting a hard copy of our newspaper in Costa Calida, we've partnered with two very well-known retailers in...

Spain’s Andalucian government unveils the new logo

The government claims the logo is respectful of the history of Andalucia, adapted to the times and friendly to the environment

Tale of a cold dip in Spain’s Mediterranean

Just when Giles Brown thought it was safe to go back to the water…

Artist David Grice makes a fresh start in Spain’s Andalucia

David has lived and breathed art since he was a lad, “You might say it’s in my blood,” he says

Influenza epidemic continues to sweep through Cordoba and Spain’s Andalucia, putting strain on local hospitals

Cases began in mid January, with sufferers experiencing severe fevers, muscle aches, stomach cramps and migraines

FORGET NOTTING HILL: Spain’s Carnaval de Casares returns for another year with parade registrations NOW OPEN

There will then be various games, prizes at the adult’s party, which gets underway at 10.30pm

By cultivating nuts using trusted natural methods, farms are changing the industry in Spain, writes Karethe Linaae

For most people nuts come shelled, bleached, salted, and packaged until they are but a pale relation of the original fruit. Here in the Spanish south though, nuts still grow on trees

Man and his dogs rescued after being trapped in the mountains because of snow in Spain’s Andalucia

A MAN and his dogs have been rescued after being trapped in the mountains of Almeria.