Thursday, December 5, 2019

Spain slams ‘silent complicity’ of international leaders ahead of crisis climate change summit in Madrid

Many major countries are not on track to reduce their emissions as agreed during the 2016 Paris summit

NEW Peaky Blinders murder mystery event hits Spain’s Costa del Sol and Sevilla

In total over 100 teams will compete to stalk the streets, solve the clues, crack the case and catch the killer

Malaga city council selling off €8 million site to meet growing demand for offices

Councillor for land management, Raul Lopez, has said a dozen companies have already expressed interest in the land

Gang leader who trafficked more than 100 migrants into Britain last year in ‘deadly’ freezing-cold refrigerated lorries is JAILED...

THE LEADER of a human trafficking gang that brought more than 100 migrants into the UK inside refrigerated lorries has been jailed...

NOT SO SLICK: Eight months prison for government mechanic who filched €1,800 using unauthorised fuel card on weekends in...

A GOVERNMENT mechanic has been sentenced to eight months prison for filling up his car using an unauthorised fuel card in Alicante.

¿QUE? New road marking reads SOTP instead of STOP at Costa Blanca T-junction

NEW road markings in a Costa Blanca town have come under fire after photographs surfaced of a T-junction reading 'SOTP' instead of...

Alicante conquers eastern Spain with 16 STARS in the Michelin Guide Spain & Portugal 2020 – find a restaurant...

ALICANTE has been crowned the gastronomy king of the Comunidad Valenciana with 16 Michelin stars. The province outshone Castellón...

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

Why residents of Gibraltar shouldn’t worry if they see more soldiers than usual this week

It's due to an annual event that sees British soldiers descend on the rock for war games

‘Hostel thief’ arrested in Marbella after allegedly robbing laptops and cash from backpackers on Spain’s Costa del Sol

Investigators claim the suspect ‘broke wardrobe and locker doors to seize the valuables he found inside’

WATCH: Huge fire erupts on luxury yacht in Marbella’s exclusive Puerto Banus

Firefighters and several police were spotted attending to the large fire, which appears to have started in the boat’s cabin area

Domestic abuse victims in Spain take TEN years to seek help says government report

Middle-aged women are most likely to be killed by their partner and likewise middle-aged men are most likely to kill a partner

Rojales can spend ‘much more’ than a now-promised €600,000 on Quesada if an estimated 19,000 expats get officially registered

IT’S ON - after years of complaints about perceived under-spending, Rojales Town Hall promises Olive Press that €600,000 will be spent in...

The Olive Press for Costa Blanca South is out, here’s where to get your copy!

The Olive Press’s second Costa Blanca South and Murcia edition is out. From Mazarron to Gran Alicant and everywhere...

BREAKING: Drug smuggling SUBMARINE busted arriving from COLOMBIA to Spain’s coast with more than TWO TONNES of cocaine on...

A NARCO submarine has been busted trying to smuggle more than two tonnes of cocaine into Spain today.  The underwater device, which was located on...

REVEALED: Why mafia violence on Spain’s Costa del Sol is ‘worse than 10 years ago’ while Brexit ‘threatens fight...

It comes a decade after the pair's controversial book, Costa Nostra: The mafias on the Costa del Sol, sent shockwaves through the costa community

Nadal-inspired Spain crush a Great Britain side missing Andy Murray to reach Davis Cup final in Madrid

The Great Britain side, who were left without Andy Murray due to injury, were aiming to reach their first final in the competition since the 2015 edition, which they won

Feminist protesters bare their chests at neo-fascists commemorating Franco’s death in Spain’s Madrid.

The women had the slogans ‘neither honour or glory in fascism’ written on their torsos and ‘stop 20-n' on their backs

American man dies after being shot at by Spanish police in Spain’s Andalucia as homicide probe launched

According to reports, the man entered the police station in a 'heightened and agitated' state while wielding a knife at midnight on Friday

PICTURED: ‘Young barber’ who died after neck slashed on club strip popular with British expats on Spain’s Costa del...

The pair had been partying in popular nightlife spot, Mykonos Music Club

BREAKING: Young man dies after neck slashed outside bar in popular British expat hotspot on Spain’s Costa del Sol

A YOUNG man has died after having his neck slashed outside a cocktail bar on the Costa del Sol.  The victim, 22, had reportedly got...

EXCLUSIVE: Cowboy builder vanishes to UK with thousands expat paid him for work to her home on Spain’s Costa...

The Casares resident has called in police to probe the case, after the former Duquesa resident suddenly upped sticks

Andalucia’s mythical mountain top town of Ronda is the perfect winter getaway if you’re looking to escape Spain’s coast

This picture-perfect Andalucian mountain town has charmed many an artist in time past and still retains its mythical appeal

PICTURED: British man shot dead in Audi outside home in ‘drug trade hit’ on Spain’s Costa del Sol

One neighbour also told the Olive Press that Williamson may have been ‘involved in the drug trade’

OOPS! Catalan poet who said ‘poetry is not literature’ wins Spain’s top literature prize

"Poetry is not literature; it’s another thing," he said

‘TERRIBLE PRECEDENT:’ Green groups in Spain’s Andalucia slam new illegal homes law

New law authorising illegal homes sets ‘terrible precedent’ in Andalucia, claims green lobby