Thursday, June 4, 2020

Governor Ed Davis will be ‘sorely missed’ as he leaves Gibraltar

THE departing governor was praised for being 'an important part of Team Gibraltar' by Chief Minister Fabian Picardo. A...

Farmers in Spain’s Andalucia face yet another threat as Julen death fallout forces well closures, cutting off water supplies

FARMERS across Andalucia are facing yet another threat to their livelihoods as thousands of ‘illegal’ wells are being sealed up and closed...

Brit arrested on Costa del Sol for dodging police checkpoint and hiding £200,000 in his van

THE POLICIA Nacional of Estepona have arrested a 34-year-old British man at a police checkpoint after the driver made a dramatic u-turn...

Police officer in SPAIN suspected of murdering elderly women he cared for to steal her €1.5 million inheritance

A POLICIA Local agent has been accused of the violent murder of an 83-year-old for her €1.5 million inheritance.

CORONAVIRUS: Sporting Director’s story exposes holes in the Spanish Medical System

THE Sporting Director of the LCR Honda MotoGP team has shared his personal experience on social media about the tragic loss of...

How Gibraltar’s own contact tracing phone app will work in the fight against COVID-19

The Gibraltar Government has been developing a contact tracing app with big technology companies like Apple and Google, to be made public in mid-June.

Storm Gloria beach damage raises questions as Costa Blanca resorts struggle to get ready for Easter Holidays

DAMAGE caused by the severe storm Gloria, which battered eastern Spain has sparked a debate about coastal management. Questions...

Young woman arrested after stealing €20,000 from businessman in ‘phishing’ scam in Spain’s Andalucia

A VALENCIAN woman has been arrested after ‘phishing’ in the emails of a Granada businessman and stealing €20,000 from his bank account.

Spain’s Cordoba sees four new COVID-19 deaths as caseload jump to 782

THE Province of Cordoba has seen its number of cases increase overnight to 782, with 41 new reported infections in the past...

‘HUGE HONOUR’: UK House of Commons Speaker made Gibraltar University Chancellor

THE Speaker of the House of Commons is the new chancellor of the Gibraltar University. Sir Lindsay Hoyle, a...

Handling of coronavirus restores some faith back in Spanish government, survey reveals

THE handling of the coronavirus outbreak by the newly formed coalition government of Spain has gone some way to softening the public’s...

Australian cyclist slammed online for breaking Spain’s strict COVID-19 quarantine

AUSTRALIAN time trial cyclist Rohan Dennis has come under fire after an Instagram post appeared to show him leaving his home and...

Man shoots dead wife and turns gun on himself in Spain’s latest gender violence killing in Andalucia

A TINY village in Andalucia has been left reeling after the dramatic murder of a woman by her estranged husband.

BREAKING: Spanish Air Force sets off on mammoth 33-hour mission to China to collect medical supplies

A Spanish air transporter has set off today on a mammoth 33 hour journey to Shanghai, China to collect medical supplies for...

Gibraltar remains hopeful for tourism as COVID-19 temporarily shuts down industry

Gibraltar is hopeful for tourism in the future as COVID-19 wrecks havoc on the industry worldwide. There are now 20 active cases in the territory.

Grab your Lycra and your helmet as the Vuelta de Andalucía begins today in Spain’s Malaga

SOME of the worlds best cycling teams descend on the Costa del Sol today as the 66th Vuelta de Andalucía begins...

Outrage as Government gives €3 million to crazy Catalan history group that claims Cervantes and Christopher Columbus were from...

THE Catalan Government has come under scrutiny after paying over €3 million in donations to an organisation that claims many famous figures...

COVID-19: Number of unemployed in Spain surges to record high of 3.54 million

THE COVID-19 outbreak has taken its toll on the country’s unemployment figures as statistics were released by the Social Security department yesterday.

WATCH: Spanish town blasted over ‘Holocaust’ parade that saw performers dress as Nazis and Jewish prisoners alongside ‘Auschwitz’ float

AS Easter quickly approaches, many local councils are preparing for their region’s carnivals and festivals and cultural boards decide on their individual...

Only living 1918 Spanish Flu survivor issues dire warning to the population amid coronavirus crisis

SPAIN’S only living survivor of the 1918 flu pandemic, ‘La Grippe’ has issued a dire warning about the severity of the coronavirus...

DISPATCH: How some of Spain’s small inland villages became COVID-19 epicentres in Andalucia

AS the nation breathes fresh air once again after 50 days in confinement due to the coronavirus outbreak, it is all too...

Early figures show British tourism in SPAIN could drop for first time in years, but it’s not all doom...

RECENT figures from the Ministry of Tourism have shown a drop in tourism from German and British tourists throughout Spain in January,...

An urgent appeal has been sent out for the workers of a German travelling circus trapped in Spain

The 16 members of the troop, plus three children of the Berlin Circus are stuck on the Costa del Sol without any...

Underwater museum to close for water leaks in Spain’s Murcia

THE Arqua Museum in Cartagena is to close for up to six months afterconstant water leaks have put the building’s priceless exhibits...

COVID-19: MotoGP calendar to start in Spain after first races postponed due to coronavirus pandemic

THE FIM and Dorna Sports have revealed the latest changes to the 2020MotoGP calendar after a series of cancellations due to the...

Second Celta Vigo football star breaks Spain’s COVID-19 lockdown and returns home to Russia

A SECOND footballer from Galician La Liga side Celta Vigo has broken Spain's lockdown restrictions to fly back to his home country...
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