Wednesday, January 29, 2020

WATCH: Hail and rain batter Spain’s Costa del Sol as region remains on alert for rainfall and storms

https://www.facebook.com/1537600309642149/videos/583878812394341/?v=583878812394341 THIS is the moment a hail storm is reported to have hit Estepona this afternoon.  It comes as the Costa del Sol and Malaga remain...

British expat filmmaker, who mixed with the likes of Sylvester Stallone and Johnny Depp, dies almost a year after...

After being rushed to the island's Son Espases Hospital with a horrific head injury, the British expat has since been fighting for his life in a coma

American sisters urged to declare rape accusations before a judge in Spain’s Murcia as suspects prepare to file false...

A MURCIA judge has pleaded for three American sisters to declare before a judge their claims that they were raped by three Afghan men...

Pensioner accused of killing wife, 73, is locked up without bail in Spain’s Andalucia

A spokesman for the Guardia Civil said there were no previous reports of abuse between the couple

Tests in Spain on suspected carriers of China Coronavirus come back negative

THE two people being tested for the Coronavirus in Spain are not carrying the virus, it has been confirmed.  The director of the Centre for...

International Tourism Trade Fair underway in Madrid

AXARQUIA’s biggest and best resorts have represented the region at one of the most important tourism fairs in Europe this past week.

Pedro Sanchez to visit Storm Gloria hit areas on Spain’s Costa del Sol this weekend

The leader has offered his support and solidarity to all of those suffering the consequences of the storm

BREAKING: Two possible cases of China’s Coronavirus detected in Spain

TWO people are being tested for the Coronavirus in Spain after arriving from the epicentre in Wuhan, China.  The director of the Centre for Health...

Pensioner arrested on Spain’s Costa del Sol for threatening to attack British Embassy in Madrid

A PENSIONER has been arrested for threatening an attack on the British Embassy in Spain.  The 74-year-old Lebanese man was arrested in Benalmadena after phoning...

Body of ‘British’ man was floating in water ‘for hours’ before being noticed, say workers at port on Spain’s...

A DEAD body found in Duquesa port this morning is understood to be a British expat.

Spain prepares for possible Corona Virus outbreak

So far, 17 people have died and hundreds have been hospitalised from the virus

BREAKING: Body of man found floating in port of British expat hotspot on Spain’s Costa del Sol

THE body of a man has been found floating in Duquesa port this morning.  Guardia Civil rushed to the scene after being alerted by a...

WATCH: Colombian Cocaine Caravans caught in Canary Islands, cartel arrested

AN INTERNATIONAL gang of drug traffickers were busted in a large-scale dawn raid in the Canary Islands. Holiday caravans...

British expat hosts January 31 Brexit party with bingo, beans on toast and free beer at pub in Spain’s...

As Britain prepares to ‘take back control’, revelers will be treated to the typical British tapas of baked beans on toast and chicken vindaloo

Spain’s far right Vox party slammed for introducing ‘parental veto’ in schools to stop children attending sex education and...

Parents are also campaigning to have the policy lifted, calling it absurd

Olive Press reader captures dramatic pictures of van “exploding into flames” on motorway in Spain’s Murcia.

OLIVE PRESS reader, Pauline McGonigle, sent us these dramatic pictures of a vehicle catching fire on the RM19 motorway between San...

IN VIDEOS: Snow lands METRES from sea on Spain’s Costa del Sol

The snowfall in Malaga City centre is the closest to the sea so far on the Costa del Sol

BREAKING: Queen gives green light to Brexit, putting UK on course to leave EU next week on January 31

It comes as the British Ambassador to Spain, Hugh Elliott, issued a last-minute message to British expats telling them to ‘get registered

‘Historic’ Storm Gloria death toll reaches 11 as Brit Ben Garland still missing from Spain’s Ibiza and PM Pedro...

STORM Gloria has now claimed 11 lives while another five are still missing - including Briton Ben Garland.  The latest confirmed fatality comes after the...

Man arrested after woman found stabbed to death in Granada

the vigil will be ‘an example of respect towards women in the fight for equality’

WATCH: Malaga activates EMERGENCY protocol due to flooding as weather warnings extended to SATURDAY for Spain’s Costa del Sol...

MALAGA has activated its emergency protocol for flood risk due to heavy rainfall which has been affecting the province since the early hours of...

Malaga airport has NOT closed as flights still landing however travellers advised to check status of their flights

MALAGA aiport has not closed despite the adverse weather conditions wreaking havoc across the province.  It comes after an English-speaking news wesbite claimed all flights...

Heartbreak as sickos steal disabled girl’s support dog at gunpoint day before she was set to be delivered to...

A 15-YEAR-OLD girl has been left heartbroken after her support dog was robbed from its trainer just 24 hours before she was set to...

WATCH: Video of plastic-filled fish goes viral in Spain

The man can be heard saying ‘plastico, puro plastico’
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