Monday, June 1, 2020


COVID-19: Donkeys in Costa del Sol’s Mijas are being well cared for, exercised and fed during Spain’s coronavirus crisis,...

The town hall added that their ‘burro taxi’ owners are also being given sizeable tax breaks this year to make up for the huge loss in earnings

Number of coronavirus related deaths in Spain’s Malaga increase, but new infections drop dramatically

THE number of deaths in Malaga province have risen, but the number of new infections has decreased dramatically.

A walk through 8 of Andalucia’s stunning nature trails from the comfort of your sofa

Discover eight exceptional natural spaces through attractive virtual tours

Andalusian economy predicted to shrink by up to 11.5% following the coronavirus crisis

THE Andalucian economy is predicted to contract by up to 11.5%, a new study has found.

Seismologists reveal there were THREE earthquakes in just two hours in Spain’s Andalucia last night

THREE earthquakes were recorded in the space of just two hours last night in areas of Malaga and Axarquia.

Thief caught red-handed burglarising FOURTH Costa Blanca villa was also wanted on Spain’s Costa del Sol

GUARDIA Civil have arrested a Russian man as he was burglarising a fourth house in as many days on the Costa Blanca.

Drug ring that used courier company to transport narcotics to France from Spain’s Costa del Sol is dismantled

THE Policia Nacional have successfully dismantled a drug ring on the Costa del Sol that used a courier service to transport its drugs to France.

Two women arrested on Spain’s Costa del Sol for stashing drugs in their face masks and bras

TWO women have been arrested in Estepona for hiding drugs in their face masks and bras.

Two arrested for drive-by killing of British man on Spain’s Costa del Sol

TWO people have been arrested in connection with the shooting death of a British businessman on the Costa del Sol.

Yellow warning for storms in Malaga today before summer returns with highs of 28C next week as province hopes...

A YELLOW warning has been issued in Malaga due to intense storms.  According to Spanish weather agency AEMET, the alert, for Antequera, is in place...

BREAKING: Earthquake in Granada rumbles Spain’s Costa del Sol

AN earthquake has left parts of Andalucia and Malaga trembling tonight.  Amid heavy rainfall and wind, a 3.6 magnitude quake struck the Ventas de Zafarraya...

Couple arrested in Spain’s Malaga for attempting to rob a house after first asking for some milk

A COUPLE has been arrested in Malaga for trying to break into a man’s house after they asked him for a carton of milk.

SNOW ESCAPE: Spain’s Sierra Nevada ski resort pledges €1.8m to bounce back from coronavirus lockdown

FROM the ashes of the coronavirus-wrecked ski season, the Sierra Nevada resort in Spain is planning to rise again with new state...

Andalucian Government plans to open beaches from June 10 but travel between provinces to be allowed from May 25

THE Andalucian Government has suggested June 10 as the new date for beaches to open across the region.

Man arrested after he broke coronavirus lockdown and killed five puppies in bag in Spain’s Andalucia

A MAN has been arrested after he broke lockdown in Andalucia to kill five newborn puppies. He was swiftly...

BREAKING: Body washes up on beach on Spain’s Costa del Sol

A BODY has been found on the beach of the Costa del Sol.  The lifeless corpse was reportedly found on La Rada beach in Estepona...

EGGS-CLUSIVE: British expats’ hen Darlene lays a TRIPLE-YOLK egg in Spain’s Malaga – beating odds of one in 25...

A BRITISH expat couple are expecting a big lottery win after their hen laid a TRIPLE-YOLK egg this week.  The chances of that happening, according...

Bar in Spain’s Sevilla installs robot ‘barman’ that can serve 600 cañas per hour

A BAR owner in Sevilla has teamed up with a Spanish tech company to help serve thirsty locals in the post-COVID-19 era.

Figures demand Malaga and Granada be allowed to enter Phase 1 of Spain’s de-escalation plan, says Andalucia health minister

MALAGA and Granada must be allowed to move into Phase 1 of the COVID-19 de-escalation plan on Monday.  That is the verdict of Andalucia's health...

Calls for aid to Red Cross Malaga increase by 256% in first four months of 2020, compared to entirety...

RED Cross Malaga has responded to 256% more calls in the first four months of this year, compared to the entirety of 2019.

Brits will only be allowed to visit Spain if UK’s coronavirus figures are good enough, suggests EU plan to...

THE European Commission (EC) has set out a plan to salvage this year’s summer tourist season. It proposes a...

Specsavers Spain reopens after lockdown with multiple health measures and priority bookings for over 65s

SPECSAVERS Ópticas has reopened all nine of their Spanish stores this week, with customers’ safety being made as important as their eye-care.

Spain’s Ministry of Health to decide whether Granada and Malaga move to Phase 1 by Friday

The decision will be taken this Friday, as reported by the Minister of Health, Salvador Illa.

Polish mob bosses target Andalucia as Policia crack down on Granada cartels

THREE police raids alone since November 2019 have disbanded a Polish drug network operating out of Granada. Swat teams...

Spain’s international tourism market is ‘dead’ for summer 2020, claims vice president of Andalucia – but there are glimmers...

BRITS have been warned that holidays abroad this summer are ‘very likely’ to be cancelled.  Health Secretary Matt Hancock broke the potentially devastating news for...

No new coronavirus related deaths in Spain’s Malaga for the second consecutive day

THE province of Malaga has registered no new coronavirus related deaths for the second consecutive day.