Monday, April 19, 2021


Motorcyclist in Marbella found dead after being shot in the head in assassination-style killing

The corpse was removed in the early hours of this morning

‘SO RELIEVED’: Friends reunited with British dad who went missing on holiday in Spain’s Malaga

The retired former Head of E-learning at Greenwich University has been walking the route for 15 years

Sky wars

Olive Press Exclusive - Jon Clarke HUNDREDS of thousands of Sky users around Andalucia could face being cut off under a European regulations clampdown. Many have...

EXCLUSIVE: Costa del Sol transportation conman leaves UK companies thousands of euros down

The hunt for a notorious Costa del Sol conman Peter Ian Greenberg has been stepped up

Wild fire in Guadiaro Valley

A campo wild fire broke in Jimera de Libar in the Guadiaro Valley forcing the evacuation of the riverside camping ground as a safety measure

TRAVEL: Spain’s Malaga Airport to kick-start Costa del Sol tourist season with 100 daily flights from July

The estimated 100 daily flights are one-fifth of the number of flights from last summer.

Highway robbery

Undercover cops in stakeout after takeaway gang strikes again

How the Olive Press has survived 300 issues – and is continuing to grow

Publisher Jon Clarke on the massive range of stories the Olive Press has tackled as it grew from a tiny office in Ronda to...

Going over the top of Spain

Take a unique new journey across Spain to South America from above and below the clouds

Irish gang war claims life of sixth person as Gerry Hutch associate is shot in Dublin pub

A close associate of Spain-based gangster Gerry ‘the Monk’ Hutch has been gunned down in Ireland

Competa mayor slammed over tree felling

Ecologists claim 'a breach' over sustainable tourism principles

Fundraiser launched to help repatriate body of Costa del Sol flood victim

Sam Turner of Sotogrande wants to raise €1,000 to cover part of the cost to fly home the Romanian Ionela Olguta Pantelimon, the 23-year-old nightclub worker who drowned in Club California in Estepona

Caught with his pants down

PICTURE EXCLUSIVE by Jon Clarke: Ancient-monument defacing vandal gets humiliating comeuppance

Train to music to boost work out times

Listening to music while working out adds an extra 19 minutes to the average session

DNA breakthrough cracks brutal rape after nine years

Almost a decade after the horrific attack, a rape case involving a British woman is being reopened, thanks to new DNA evidence

My council house solution

Graham Govier argues that the glut of empty apartment blocks around inland Andalucia should be turned into council properties

New Lorca centre in Granada opens without manuscripts

The architects of the Federico Garcia Lorca Centro de Granada are fighting with the Garcia Lorca Foundation to prove that the conditions of the library are suitable to house the manuscripts

Even sun cream can’t protect from cancer

According to shocking new study

Missing Amy Fitzpatrick’s mum marries man charged with her son’s murder

The pair had been engaged for eight years

Andalucia exodus as job seekers head to France

Youngsters look overseas for the solution to region's chronic unemployment

Five Sevilla men stand trial for rape of teenage girl at bull running festival

THE trial is underway for five Sevilla men accused of raping a teenager at a bull-running festival. The alleged assault happened at last year's Sanfermines...

Shot in self defence

Columbian ‘hitmen’ killed at finca where woman was found dead with her throat cut exactly a year ago

British expat author living in Spain wins Goodreads Book of the Month award

Brit Eric Gates received Goodreads Book of the Month award in February for his thriller Outsourced

British expat arrested for murder after ‘running over his father’ outside Marbella home

A BRIT has been arrested for murder after allegedly running over his father intentionally just metres outside his Marbella home.  Shockingly, investigators believe the father's...

Madonna buys mansion in Portugal

IT’S been an open secret for most of the year. Now, Madonna has finally splashed out on a home in Portugal. The American superstar has snapped...

Roque Santa Cruz Malaga exit imminent

The former Manchester City star will quit La Liga for Mexico in the January transfer window