There are over half a million UK state pensioners living overseas who do not receive an annual increase to their UK state pension
Three of the loveliest pueblos blancos of the Guadiaro valley in our part of Secret Andalucía are Montejaque, its neighbour Benaoján and the stunning jewel in the crown, Ronda. Whilst Big Ron can boast a wide range of amenities and is a great town, Monty Jack and Ben and Joan are quieter and slap bang in the middle of the most spectacular scenery you could wish to see
Por favor, una horca,” I ask the señora in the hardware store. She looks horrified. I make digging motions to indicate I need a garden fork. She looks relieved, and says there are none in stock. On looking up the Spanish for ‘horca’, I discover I’d asked for a gallows
On the car journey back to our borrowed house in the Campo, I had time to reflect on what we had learned (and achieved)...
Searching for oil and gas has been welcomed by both the Ministry of Industry and the Junta de Andalucía