Friday, May 7, 2021

Bill Anderson: Mijas Matters

Mijas matters: Wake up!

The town hall needs a change, and fast, writes Bill Anderson

The International Vote is important in Mijas, where a third of the population are foreign, writes Bill Anderson

He built the first stretch of boardwalk on the entire Costa del Sol which can be, and is, enjoyed by everyone regardless of their social status

OPINION: The few people who disobey coronavirus lockdown threaten us all

It’s not right to take liberties with other peoples’ lives, fumes Mijas Councillor Bill Anderson

Is Mijas really a democracy?

If a government is acting on my behalf, I have the right to know what they are doing with my money, writes Bill Anderson

Councillors ‘rebel’ to hold true to the promise made with the voters of Mijas, writes Bill Anderson

We will support the new Mayor in any way we can for the benefit of Mijas and its residents

‘TYPICAL SPANISH’: Why British expats in Spain need to stop using this derogatory phrase

By Mijas Councillor Bill Anderson I HAVE supported the British community in Spain in a number of articles over the years. During the COVID-19 crisis,...

OPINION: Why privatising everything in Mijas simply won’t work

Bill Anderson takes a look at the history of privatisation in Mijas

Maldonado’s Mijas is like nowhere else says Bill Anderson as just five are running the town council

The amount of money being wasted in Mijas is like nowhere else, writes Bill Anderson

Spain, Stop thinking of number one and let’s get through this coronavirus thing together, writes Mijas councillor Bill Anderson

Let’s just stop focussing solely on our own needs and wants for a couple of weeks and get through this together

DIARY OF A COUNCILLOR: Interesting times for Mijas’s first foreign elected representative

By Bill Anderson ON July 5, 2019, I became the first foreigner to hold the post of Town Councillor in Mijas. I wasn’t sure what...

OPINION: Mijas officials need to take note from philosopher Lao Tzu’s teachings

Mijas councillors could do with listening to this wise man from the East, writes Bill Anderson

BREXIT: It’s time for British expats in Spain to adopt David Bowie’s mantra – ‘turn and face the strange’,...

Gone are the days of the British Empire when a British Citizen could travel anywhere with a sense of entitlement

Q&A: Angel Nozal on why he should be running Mijas

Mijas Matters' Bill Anderson puts politician Angel Nozal in the hot seat

OPINION: Why Mijas needs to see serious change in 2019

Political stability, better health care and expat rights are some of the new year wishes, Bill Anderson hopes for in 2019

MIJAS MATTERS: Get out to vote!

British expats need to get involved in the political process

COVID-19: Even Baldrick had a cunning plan but expats in Spain are suffering from a distinct lack of anything...

We are in our fourth week of quarantine, and for many it is starting to bite

‘The best of times, the worst of times’: a look forward to 2021 in Spain by expat councillor ...

By Bill Anderson, local councillor in Mijas WHAT a year! Are you an optimist, a pessimist, or a realist? As we enter 2021, I think...

COVID-19: We don’t all support the Spanish Government and don’t dare tell me ‘if you’re not happy go home’,...

I WAS surprised to read in an Spanish newspaper last week that Brits in Spain support the measures taken by President Sanchez regarding the ...

Mijas town hall figures just don’t make sense, writes Bill Anderson

MIJAS continues to be a hotbed of controversy, dodgy dealings and endless poor decision making. So, what has been going on? The Ciudadanos party...

MIJAS MATTERS: Open your eyes to what’s really happening in the town

Get on the voters’ roll now, writes Bill Anderson

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