Sunday, September 20, 2020

WATCH: Film reveals Spain’s secret chemical POISONING of natural water sources along Costa del Sol, Costa Blanca, in Balearic...

Police have carried 1028 inspections after 101 environmental incidents were reported, including 25 ‘illegal spills’ of chemicals

Franco era torturer known as ‘Billy the Kid’ dies from COVID-19 on Spain’s Costa del Sol

THE notorious torturer and Franco henchman Antonio Gonzalez Pacheco, otherwise known as ‘Billy the Kid’, has died from coronavirus aged 73.

FEAR MONGERING: Government slams Barcelona convention organisers after cancellation due to coronavirus outbreak

THE Minister of Health has slammed the organisers of a huge Spanish tech show, which was cancelled due to coronavirus.

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.

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...

Spain’s VOX defies coronavirus advice to hold far right meeting with Trump administration in US

VOX representatives have travelled to the United States to meet withleaders of the Trump administration in a bid to strengthen far rightalliances.

Departing governor thanks Gibraltar people for their ‘treasured friendship’

THE departing governor has grown to ‘admire, respect and enjoy’ the people of Gibraltar. Lt Gen Ed Davis expressed...

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...

Spain aims to become climate neutral by 2050

SPAIN, one of Europe's most polluted countries, aims to become climate neutral by 2050, according to new plans revealed yesterday.

MURCIA’S Mar Menor in danger as water chemical levels reach record high

THE Mar Menor area of the Murcian coastline is under threat as new studies reveal dangerous chemicals in the water have reached...

Couple face €30,000 fine after flouting coronavirus lockdown with sex session on beach on Spain’s Costa del Sol

A RANDY couple have been told they could face a €30,000 fine after they had sex on a Costa del Sol beach.

Man who ‘stabbed his sister for not cleaning the house’ arrested in Spain’s Mallorca after NINE days on the...

Investigators say the siblings had a heated dispute sparked by the brother’s anger over his sister’s failure to clean the house.

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...

WATCH: ‘British man’ steals COACH before crashing into row of bikes on Spain’s Costa Blanca

THIS is the moment a man stole a coach before crashing it into a row of bikes on the Costa Blanca yesterday.  The thief drove...

Fines issued and towns disinfected as Spain’s Axarquia lockdown ramps up a notch

TOWNS across Axarquia are closing their doors and self quarantining aslocal councils are clamping down on anyone breaking the curfew orders.

Spain’s COVID-19 crisis creates even more delays at Nerja’s water treatment plant

The next stage in the process is the drilling of a 17-metre hole into the Burriana cliff face

Spanish Navy sends 800-bed medical ship to Melilla to bolster its health facilities

THE Spanish Navy has announced its first mission as part of the large-scale Operation Balmis. The amphibious vessel Galicia...

SPAIN’S Government has responded to the agricultural crisis, but insists it is facing an uphill struggle

Thousands of angry farmers across Andalucia and the rest of the country have pushed the issue to the forefront in recent weeks.

Gibraltar’s bathing season starts today in Phase Four of ‘Unlock the Rock’

Phase four kicks off Gibraltar's bathing season, contact tracing and antibody testing to the whole population while active cases decrease to two.

Spain refuses 94% of all refugee applications rescued by Aquarius rescue ship

INFORMATION released through Spain’s transparency act has revealed that the country has refused almost all applications from refugees rescued by the search...

CORONAVIRUS: Rota Naval Base on lockdown as US sailor tests positive

NAVAL Station Rota is on increased security measures after one of their US sailors tested positive for the deadly coronavirus it was...

President of Spain’s La Liga reveals football matches set for mid-May kick off

JAVIER Tebas, President of La Liga has revealed that the league hopes to resume in mid-May thanks to the postponement of the...

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.

Gibraltar residents are FINALLY able to cross into Spain to see loved ones

Locals will now be able to cross the border to Spain as long as they can prove that they are active residents of the Rock but must respect restrictions.

Back to school for Gibraltar Year 12 students as youth clubs re-open

Year 12s will be the next year group to go back to school after months of lockdown. There are now only four active cases of COVID-19 in Gibraltar.

OPINION: As Black Lives Matter sweeps the globe, is it time for Spain’s most notorious expat racist Leapy Lee...

HE has been at it for two decades… but now the world has changed, is it time for Leapy Lee to stop...