Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Update: Convicted sex offender pleads guilty to child abduction in Gibraltar

Karim Rudge, 26, spent three months in prison last year for having sex with an underaged girl

Border queues up to an hour for those walking across Spain-Gibraltar border

New e-gates cause delays for pedestrians who normally pass through without any waiting time

Convicted sex offender charged with child abduction in Gibraltar

Gibraltarian Karim Rudge, has been charged with the abduction of a minor as well as breaching a Sexual Offences Prevention Order

Ex Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola runs for local government

Guardiola announces his run as an assist to the Cataluyna independence movement

Marbella town hall approves more luxury homes

The ayuntamiento has signed off the licences for building projects to go ahead worth a total of €6.5 million

Mystery drones disrupt royal slumber in Madrid

Royal guards forced to take action as drones try to sneak a peek at King Felipe’s palace

Ibiza residents to block British billionaires’ building plan

Angry locals have expressed concern over the possible destruction of natural sites on some of the Balearic island’s most loved beaches

EXCLUSIVE: Former Spanish Prime Minister Jose Maria Aznar builds controversial wall extension at Marbella home

Concerned of prying eyes, Aznar and his wife Ana Botella - the former Madrid mayor - have extended an existing two metre wall by another two metres

Surprise acts set for Gibraltar Music Festival

Top Spanish acts could join Kings of León, Madness and Duran Duran

Homebirths in Spain: A labour of love?

Home births in Spain are the rarest in Europe. And in a country where a young mother is treated ‘like a common criminal’ when her baby arrives at home in a rush, changing that mindset could be hard labour. Iona Napier and Nina Chausow investigate...

EXCLUSIVE: Irish love rat Sean Whelan on the loose online

Sean Whelan has set up a dating profile on plentyoffish.com

Cadiz nature reserve wins Andalucia Environment Award

Salarte has brought the La Covacha salt plain back to life

Senior Madrid priest in money laundering probe

Dubbed the ‘priest to the nobility’ Montes is being probed over millions of euros hidden away overseas

VIDEO: Seagull steals tourist’s camera for selfie

The cheeky bird launched itself off a wall and treated the tourists to some mind-blowing footage

EXCLUSIVE: Gibraltar taking Telecinco, ABC and Manos Limpias to Spain’s courts

Three high-profile defamation cases against TV channel Telecinco, Spanish newspaper ABC and union Manos Limpias have been opened in Spain

Junta de Andalucia’s university chief sacked in ERE scandal latest

Francisco Triguero is the latest high-profile casualty in the ERE case

EXCLUSIVE: Locals save ’roundabout dogs’ in Nerja rescue mission

‘Roundabout dogs’ saved in Nerja rescue mission

CONVERSION RATE UPDATE: GBP/EUR rate advances to 1.44

Sterling continues to go from strength to strength

Spain’s Spectacle Wearer of the Year 2015 announced!

Specsavers Opticas announces their latest specs bomb

Two Brits arrested over La Cala de Mijas pub killing

The expats are being grilled over the death of a German tourist in La Cala bar fight

Roquetas del Mar mayor accused of favouritism

Gabriel Amat accused of 'keeping it in the family'

British developer set to create 700 Costa del Sol jobs

Taylor Wimpey is to invest €21 million to build 48 apartments and 55 houses at La Cala Resort

UPDATE: Family of Granada bungee-jumping victim speak out

The 23-year-old London victim was described as 'sweet' and 'passionate'

EXCLUSIVE: Warring lonely heart expats denounce each other after meeting on millionaires’ dating website

Ex-Japanese model and French expat fallout over an ‘innovative’ oil patent, two Range Rovers and a €35,000 watch

Free children’s tickets for the Gibraltar Music Festival

The Ministry of Culture offers free tickets for children 12 and under

Spanish cycling industry grows ahead of Vuelta a Espana

Cycling industry is booming in Spain as Brits focus on accessories