Thursday, October 21, 2021


BREXIT ANNIVERSARY: Five years on from the vote that determined its future place outside the European Union, how has...

Katherine Brook takes a look at the progress made by Gib as it forges a new future after Brexit.

‘REWARD HIM!’: Homeless man praised after handing in handbag containing €1,500 to police in Spain

"They were lucky someone homeless found the bag," one said, "if it had been a politician they would have lost their money" 

One in five colleges in Valencia in COVID special measures

THE number of colleges with confined classrooms has reached a record high, with 568 classes now taking place in isolation, according to figures released...

Model stopped at private airport after crashing Ferrari into lorry

The model was allegedly high on cocaine at the time of the incident

UK approval of COVID-19 vaccine increases reservations to Spain’s Mallorca by 30%

The announcement was landmark moment in the coronavirus pandemic with the first doses to be rolled out across the UK next week

Health chiefs in Spain say anybody who gets AstraZeneca COVID vaccines should take paracetamol beforehand

SPAIN'S Health Ministry is recommending that paracetamol is taken before anybody gets a jab of the AstraZeneca-Oxford COVID vaccine. The new edict also suggests that...

UEFA extends deadline for leagues to complete their fixtures until July 31, while suspending Champions League indefinitely

UEFA has extended the deadline for all European leagues to complete their fixtures until July 31.

Spanish social media star uses platform to help raise €100,000 victims in La Palma following volcano eruption

ONE of Spain’s biggest Youtubers has put his platform to good and helped to raise a whopping €100,000 for the victims of the La Palma...

Thin Lizzy guitarist Gary Moore found dead in hotel on Spain’s Costa del Sol

The Belfast-born musician was 58 and was staying at the luxury Kempinski Hotel in Estepona

Everything you need to know about Spain’s general election on Sunday April 28

Don't know your PACMA from your pata negra? Join the Olive Press on the campaign trail for a whirlwind tour of Spanish politics

EU fines Google €2.4 billion for ‘breaking competition rules’

Union officials said the search engine’s results drive consumers towards the company’s own comparison shopping service over other options

WET-SUITED BODY discovered yesterday off the Costa Blanca in Spain is female and not male

NEW details have emerged today(June 4) about a body in a wetsuit discovered by a Javea fishing boat yesterday off the Costa Blanca. First reports...

New COVID-19 cases halved in a week across Spain’s Valencian Community

NEW COVID-19 cases in the Valencian Community have fallen by over 50% on a weekly basis. Latest figures released last night(December 9) by the regional...

English sparkling wine explodes onto international market

The number of importing nations grew by a third in 2016

Squatters run riot on Costa del Sol as organised gangs hand over keys to top properties

ORGANISED gangs are helping squatters get a foothold on the Costa del Sol, taking advantage of the surge of empty holiday homes in the...

Gibraltarian monkey rescued from ‘kidnappers’

French driver tried to convince the police the basket contained a dog

Marbella gym with past links to Ireland’s Kinahan gang shuts doors for good after coronavirus lockdown

THE MTK Marbella boxing gym, which was originally co-funded by Irish gang boss Daniel Kinahan will not reopen after its coronavirus lockdown. Opened by former...

Velez fishermen warn EU net restrictions could reduce Christmas supplies by 50%

Outrage after fishing boats intercepted in surprise inspection then reprimanded for using nets 2mm too small

DARK KNIGHT RISING: Man disguised as Batman robs bakeries before barricading himself in house and threatening to shoot at...

The suspect, who also donned a mask from the V for Vendetta film, began his spree on Saturday afternoon

NEW TRAVEL RULES: England introduces cheaper COVID testing for fully-vaxxed travellers from non-red list countries including Spain

FULLY vaccinated passengers and children arriving in England from non-red list countries such as Spain will be able to take a cheaper lateral flow...

Holland & Barrett International win prestigious Queen’s Award for International Trade

Holland and Barrett Spain have four stores located in Andalucia... in Marbella, Fuengirola, Sevilla and Granada


EXCLUSIVE: The horses facing a happy Christmas after escaping from ‘horse killer’ Suzanne Jenkins

Spanish robber unwittingly thwarts getaway after counting money in the bank

A bank robber bought the bank staff time while he calculated his takings

Spain’s road signs labelled ‘sexist’ in government report

ROAD signs and information signs in Spain have been branded sexist in a government report. The State Attorney General's Office released its annual report yesterday...

Look to the skies for Gibraltar’s festival of the seas

Gib's Festival of the Seas will reach a spectacular climax with display by a former Red Arrows leader




‘Black Widow’ gets extra jail time for killing new husband in a carpark on Spain’s Costa Blanca

VALENCIA'S Supreme Court has extended a long prison sentence for a woman who murdered her husband of two weeks in an Alicante area car...


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