Tuesday, October 15, 2019

The Brexit referendum guarantees an uncertain summer

Global and national headwinds threaten economic recovery

Rescue operation under way as cargo ship catches fire off Spain’s Mallorca

It is not yet clear what has caused the fire

Body of missing Austrian expat found in Spain’s Andalucia

After Claudia Hiebler was reported missing by friends on Thursday April 19, her body was found by officials in La Linea yesterday

Segura river breaks its banks in numerous locations as Costa Blanca south is hit by torrential rains and flash...

THE Segura river has broken its banks at numerous locations between Orihuela and Guardamar del Segura. https://youtu.be/s7IzA9_BdAA Credit:...

WATCH: Police seize 3,300 kilos of hashish in raids of La Linea homes

THIS is the moment two homes in Spain's 'narco town' in Cadiz were raided by police. https://twitter.com/zoidoJI/status/985080934365097984 Policia Nacional and Guardia Civil officers can be seen...

Another great year for Spain’s 10 richest women

Spain’s 10 richest women are worth over €20 billion collectively

Madrid mayor invites 200 homeless people into palace for Christmas dinner

The Madrid mayor invited guests into the Palace of Cibeles to enjoy a lavish meal

Letter warned Amy Fitzpatrick would ‘disappear’ three years before she vanished

A letter sent to the Irish embassy in 2005 predicted that the teenager would go missing

Woman arrested for letting dog starve to death on her balcony in Alicante

A WOMAN has been arrested after her dog starved to death trapped in a balcony on the Costa Blanca.

Micro camera to be used to confirm location of little Julen as rescuers in Malaga dig away at last...

The Guardia Civil will step in to carry the boy out of the well

Spain officially the world leader in organ transplants after another record-breaking year

SPAIN is officially the world leader in organ transplants. There were 5,259 transplants carried out in the country last year, breaking the 2016 record of...

German PM Angela Merkel shows support for Spain PM Mariano Rajoy ahead of elections

It came as the two leaders met to discuss issues including immigration

Andalucia to offer poor pupils three meals a day at school

Andalucía is one of the regions worst hit by Spain's economic crisis, with six out of every 100 of its children currently thought to be living below the poverty line

Baby’s grave to be dug up next week in Spain

Investigation launched after family express doubts over death of baby born in 1974

WARNING: ‘Missed call’ phone scam sweeping across Malaga and Spain

GUARDIA Civil are warning mobile phone users of the 'missed call scam' affecting Andalucia and Spain.  The scam sees victims receive one-dial calls from Albania,...

Dog in Spain camps outside hospital as owner recovers from operation

She refused to be dragged away from the hospital doors

British filmmaker who worked with Sylvester Stallone in coma after balcony horror plunge in Spain

The Brit is now in intensive care in Son Espases Hospital, but his family in England are unable to fly to Spain to be with him

Mallorquin hoteliers check-in to the Forbes rich list

A TOTAL of four Mallorca millionaires have made this year’s Forbes Rich list. Iberostar president Miquel Fluxà, president of Melia Hotels Gabriel Escarrer, the directors...

Dave Mahon sentencing postponed for two weeks after being found guilty of killing missing Amy Fitzpatrick’s brother

At the trial a statement on behalf of Audrey Fitzpatrick said she had 'forgiven' her husband for killing her son

Benidorm set to BAN boozy Brits in crackdown on drunken behaviour

BENIDORM is set to ban boozy Brits as authorities begin a crackdown on drunken behaviour. A blacklist will reportedly...

The Vuelta a Espana route through Andalucia

As Andalucia gears up for the 70th Vuelta a Espana, messrs Froome, Valverde and Quintano will cycle along the Costa del Sol

Retracing the footsteps of Lorca, Granada’s most celebrated poet, during his centenary year

The tragic poet has left an indelible mark throughout the city of Granada

Spanish food chain celebrates 25th birthday with huge plans

Bocadillo boom for Pans&Company

POLL: English voters would rather lose Scotland than Gibraltar over Brexit

ENGLISH voters would rather lose Scotland than Gibraltar in the Brexit process, a new poll has found. Pollsters from Panelbase asked people across England which...

Expats are out in force as global climate change protests hit the Costa del Sol

A week-long campaign has been launched to ‘bring an end to the age of fossil fuels and climate justice for everyone’.

Spanish policemen face long prison sentences for ‘torturing’ two Brits in custody in Mallorca

A captain and three police officers stand charged with intimidating and viciously attacking the two Brits, who had been arrested after a pub brawl