Monday, May 25, 2020

EL CLASICO: 3,000 troops to police Spain’s most important football fixture as HUGE Catalan protests planned for Camp Nou

Fears of civil unrest caused the fixture, which was due to be played in October, to be rescheduled for this week

WATCH: Spain’s Guardia Civil drag ‘drunk’ woman and partner off Ryanair flight after they told passenger ‘let’s take it...

Other passengers tried to calm down the woman, who kept screaming, ‘I don’t need an ambulance’

Ex-PSOE leader Pedro Sanchez announces fresh leadership bid at Sevilla rally

THE ex-leader of the Socialists has launched a fresh leadership bid. Pedro Sanchez announced his candidacy to a huge 3,000 strong rally in Sevilla, the...

Spain PM Rajoy and French president Hollande in Malaga for political summit

The pair, flanked each by seven ministers, have met to discuss how they can bolster the working relationship of the two countries and better integrate EU countries following Brexit.

Euro danger

Recession could cause end of euro, says Nobel winning scientist

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.

Killer of Spanish teenager María Esther left fingerprints

EXCLUSIVE: Fingerprints on a padlock could be the key to the brutal murder of Arriate teenager María Esther Jiménez Villegas

Vote for Pedro! Spain’s San Pedro now firmly holds its own against the glitz and glamour of Marbella and...

Everyday is another heyday for San Pedro, as the town consolidates, businesses open and renovations get approved.

IN PHOTOS: Blood spilled as Catalunya referendum kicks off

PHOTOS circulating on social media are allegedly showing the bloody outcome of Catalunya's independence referendum. The photos show bloodied locals being walked away by police...

Amazing conversion: how to bring a beautiful old abandoned 18th century townhouse back to life

IT started as a search for a modest bolthole in Ronda to live in during the holiday season when our country house is rented...

‘Evil’ monkey dubbed Dracula robs British family of cash and passports on Gibraltar’s Skywalk

IT is possibly the last place you would want your handbag grabbed by a monkey. And particularly when it contains your entire family’s passports, not...

Ridley Scott eyes up Andalucia as set for first Western film

Dramatic vistas in the sierras de Ronda, Cadiz and Almeria are all being eyed up by the famed director, who has just visited the region

Super Mario creator wins top Spanish prize

Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto won the Prince of Asturias prize

People in Spain will gain around five kilos during the coronavirus crisis according to experts

PEOPLE in Spain will gain between three and five kilos during the lockdown experts have said.

Andalucian Government plans to open beaches from June 10 but travel between provinces to be allowed from May 25

THE Andalucian Government has suggested June 10 as the new date for beaches to open across the region.

Cameron intervenes in Gibraltar row

The UK Prime Minister called Rajoy to discuss Spain's treatment of Gibraltar

Hundreds of palm trees destroyed in Almunecar due to killer weevils

Almunecar moves to save 8,000 palm trees from killer weevils

BREAKING: Spain sees record number of coronavirus deaths as cases near 29,000 and one BILLION people quarantined worldwide

THE COVID-19 pandemic has not yet reached its peak in Spain, new figures have suggested.  According to the health ministry, between Saturday and Sunday, 394...

Fake La Linea dentist rooted out

OUCH! Outrage as bogus dentist fined just 1000 euros after working from dad’s house for five years

Man in Spain arrested after stabbing wife to death on International Day for Elimination of Violence against Women

It comes on November 25 — the day chosen by the United Nations (UN) to raise awareness of the violence women around the world are subjected to

Primark applications flood in as unemployment continues to bite

Unemployment rises again as seasonal contracts come to an end

Heroic dog saves 14-year-old boy trapped in lift

EXCLUSIVE: Lucas Schmitz was trapped in an apartment lift shaft in Nueva Andalucia

Russia ‘meddled’ in Catalunya referendum as part of plan to ‘destroy the EU’, officials claim

RUSSIAN hackers have been accused of interfering in the Catalunya independence referendum as part of a plan to undermine the EU. It comes after Madrid...

British expats abroad can vote in the December general election – here’s how

BRITISH citizens residing outside the UK can vote in the upcoming general election scheduled for December 12. However, there...

EXCLUSIVE: How Spain’s high fashion designers are turning recycled plastic into runway collections

As Spanish designers weave recycled plastic into their collections, PET-a-porter could become the new planet-friendly fashion trend

Jailing of eight Catalan ministers by Spanish judge sparks protests in Barcelona

Carles Puigdemont remains in Brussels after failing to attend court hearing