Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Royal Navy warships head to Gibraltar

Warships will stay in Gibraltar's waters for three days practicing a range of operations

Gibraltar hits back at Spanish ‘delaying tactic’ claims

Spanish fishermen claimed officials on the Rock were treating them like 'fools' over dispute

BREAKING: Several injured as van ploughs into crowds in Spain

SPANISH police have said a van has ploughed into groups of people in Barcelona. The event is said to have occured in the Ramblas area,...

Andalucia plans to expand protected areas

Proposals receive support from town halls, ecologists, businesses and central and local government

Solar power installations to increase 1,600% this year thanks to repeal of ‘sun tax’, leading industry union predicts

NEWLY installed solar power will see a massive 1,600% increase in Spain this year, according to a leading renewable energy union.

EMERGENCY declared over wildfire on Spain’s Costa del Sol as 50 evacuated, while helicopters, planes and 170 firefighters battle...

Meanwhile, five people have been treated for smoke poisoning, minor burns and bruises, but they were not hospitalised

Thousands protest in Malaga for fairer working conditions

'There are no excuses' was the slogan of this year's Malaga march

Respected fruit shop owner in Spain’s Malaga financed his jihadi wife’s mission to join terrorist group ISIS in Syria

The introverted and shy man owned and managed Super Verde on Calle Eugenio Gross in the capital

Tesla Spain profits soar despite CEO Elon Musk’s blunders, including calling British diver ‘pedo’ and smashing ‘indestructible’ Cybertruck

He was being sued by heroic British diver Vernon Unsworth who rescued children from a Thai cave, after labelling him a ‘pedophile’ on Twitter

Coronavirus crisis pushes Spain’s agricultural prices through roof as fishermen see prices slump

PANIC Buying, store closures and consumer lockdowns have seen agricultural prices soar as farmers struggle to keep up with demand.

Petition submitted to give British expats representation in UK Parliament

It comes after the Home Secretary warned that over a million British expats could lose the right to live and work in the EU following the Brexit referendum

Woman falls down burst sewer drain, roads closed and drivers rescued from vehicles as Spain’s Costa Blanca put on...

THE FOURTH gota fría weather event this year has struck eastern Spain today, already causing freak flooding and road closures.

British football superfan commutes from Spain to England to watch his beloved Tottenham

FOR many football fans around the world, the team they support means the world to them, but one superfan takes it a step further.

Temperatures in Spain’s Andalucia hit climate change limit

In Malaga, Cordoba and Granada the average yearly temperature in the 21st century was at least 1.5°C higher than in the 20th century

Alleged Russian mafia boss arrested in Marbella for money laundering released after posting bail

ALLEGED Russian crime boss Arnold Spivakovsky has been released on bail. The reported mafia boss, who goes by the name Tamm, posted a €750,000 bail ...

Andalucian man faces 12 years for pouring boiling water on infant

The incident in 2012 left the child with second and third degree burns on 70% of his body

Six graves found in the heart of Estepona

An interesting and rare discovery

Spanish civil servants set to lose out on public healthcare

Triggered by cuts in hospitals and doctors paid by Muface

Gareth Bale becoming increasingly isolated at Real Madrid because he can’t speak Spanish

He has been vilified by fans for recent poor performances

Spain to issue €10,000 fines to sellers of menthol cigarettes, which will be BANNED in just 107 days

Around 66% of smokers take up smoking before they turn 18, according to Cancer Research UK

August was best month IN HISTORY for tourism in Spain’s Andalucia, but which province grew the most?

Junta vice president Juan Marin said it was 'a historic month for tourism in Andalucia'

Computer specialist in Velez-Malaga voted world’s best at stopping virtual hackers

Bernardo Quintero was named the cream of the crop when it comes to preventing online crime

Mayor of Madrid announces pedestrianisation in bid to smash car congestion

According to municipal data, there are currently 6,800 cars that use the area, including 4,000 taxis, 70% of which circulate around the square.

Ryanair is new number-one airline at Palma de Mallorca airport

Irish airline carried 1.79 million passengers to or from Son Sant Joan airport in 2017

RANKED: Spain’s 10 WORST drivers and parking offenders for 2019

AS any expat will tell you, driving and parking in Spain can be a bit of a nightmare.  Come summer time, it's just full on...

Costa del Sol is officially the sunniest spot in Spain

Malaga boasts the most sun-filled hours in the whole of Spain