Friday, February 21, 2020


Mum’s the word

The Supreme Court reduces a drugs sentence based on the difficulty of being a mother

Tourist hopes for Jerez

New plans unveiled to boost sector

El Ejido excess story

Details of former employee’s lavish lifestyle emerge

Granada grounded by Ryanair cutbacks

Travel chaos for thousands as Ryanair cancels four of its routes from Granada

Bar wars

EXCLUSIVE by Andrew Pearce: Expatriate-run bar comes under attack from rival kiosk owner, who threatens to 'burn down' bar

Beach rescue

The Spanish government has stepped in to help out battered beaches

Marks and Spencer regret

Marks and Spencers are moving back onto the Spanish mainland after ten years

Going Gaelic

Andalucia is being represented by a new Gaelic football team, Eire Og Seville, in a Costa del Sol tournament this Saturday

Holy guacamole

Police arrest two over record avocado thefts


EXCLUSIVE By Andrew Pearce: British couple recall the moment the roof caved in on their close friends

Hurting homeowners

Reposessions are expected to rocket this year with Andalucia topping the tables

Chiclana protest

A residents' group is planning to demonstrate against urbanisation charges on March 20

Jimenez in Andalucia

Spanish golfing great is getting involved in the Andalucian Open

Horse owner sued

Legal action launched against stable owner whose horses died in floods

Catch my son’s killer

EXCLUSIVE BY SAM DALE: A mother has made an emotional appeal to Olive Press readers to help track down the suspected killer of her son.

Rooney’s Spanish battle

Rooney is among the Premiership stars considering legal action over Marbella property advice

SOS: Save Our Sheep!

A group of sheep are in desperate need of a loving home

Flood relief

The government pledges more funds to help flood disaster victims

High-level help

UK Minister for Europe flies in to help expatriates facing demolitions

Demolition families to meet Euro MP

Homeowners threatened by demolition will speak to Euro MP Chris Bryant this weekend

Belated Andorran windfall for Estepona

Cash horde discovered in least likely of places

La Liga follows Premier example

Spanish football chiefs hope to follow English foreign investment blueprint

Malaga house market hope

December recovery in sales has boosted 2010 expectations

Pair jailed for vicious burglary

Argentinians sentenced to ten years in prison after violent attack on British couple

Blind terror in Almeria

EXCLUSIVE by Sam Dale: Pensioner loses his sight from the stress caused by demolition threat

Huge hashish haul

Two arrests after Costa del Sol drugs bust