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Spain’s most wanted terror suspect lived in Cambridge

Eta terror group suspect was respected member of local squash club

SAVE THE DATE: Clocks will change end of October

WINTER is officially coming in October as the clocks are set to be put back an hour. As with every year, the days will...

‘They get what they deserve’: Expats scathing over post-Brexit Brit couple facing deportation from Spain after failing to get...

A BRITISH couple living on the Costa del Sol did not receive the response they had been expecting after posting in a Facebook group...

Cancellations and delays: How Spain’s Ryanair strike is affecting passengers on Tuesday

PASSENGERS flying with Ryanair on Tuesday could face cancellations or delays on flights to and from Spanish airports. The Spanish trade union USO confirmed that...

Nick Clegg will not use wife’s popularity for his political standing

The deputy PM has rubbished claims that he could use his wife as a 'PR seesaw'

Fake Ferrari gang busted in Spain

Police seize imitation sports cars following complaint from famous car manufacturer

Thousands take to the streets of Madrid to demand the resignation of Spain’s Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez

SOME 31,000 people took to the streets of Madrid on Saturday to protest against the Spanish government, and demand the resignation of Socialist Party...

Revolutionary ocean-cleaning bins begin trial in Spain

The bins are hoping to be produced worldwide in January

If you’re going on holiday to Spain this summer, the best advice is book ahead, make sure you can...

That means reading the small print in contractual terms and conditions before making payment and, where possible, preferring to use reputable and reliable providers and intermediaries

Seven years jail for Dutchman over brutal Mallorca bashing of Carlo Heuvelman

A man, 20, has been sentenced to seven years in prison for landing the fatal blow that eventually killed a Dutch tourist in Mallorca...

Famous Spanish cafe sold

The legendary Cafe Gijon, a favourite of Ernest Hemingway and Eva Gardner, could be forced to close

FACT CHECK: No, airport workers in Spain have NOT just called a strike for 25 days

AIRPORT workers in Spain are NOT going on strike for 25 days despite widespread reporting of it in UK media organisations. Tuesday headlines announcing more...

Spain drops quarantine for mild or asymptomatic Covid positive cases

FROM Monday March 28, Spain has dropped the requirements for those who test positive for Covid-19 to self-isolate if they are asymptomatic or have...

Spain sees worst COVID-19 figures in EU as more than 1,000 test positive for second day in a row...

Registering 1,229 cases in the past 24 hours, it had the highest daily count in the EU today

Cyber attack halts beer production at Barcelona’s Damm brewery

BEER production at Barcelona's Damm brewery was brought to a standstill earlier this week after cyber hackers penetrated the companies network. Damm is Spain's second-biggest...

OPINION: As the Queen ‘supports’ Harry and Meghan, it’s clear that the Megxit crisis began in Spain

With backing from the British Monarch, surely we have to support them as well

EXPLAINED: Five things you need to know about Spain’s new Housing Law for 2022

SPAIN'S cabinet approved entrance of the Ley de Vivienda (Housing Law) into parliamentary debate with ministers hoping to make new measures permanent within months. Plans...

Spain’s ERE scandal hits €17 million

Over 20,000 pages of documents are being analysed as part of wide-ranging investigation

CLUELESS: Theresa May says she ‘doesn’t know’ what will happen to British expats in Spain if there’s no Brexit...

THERESA May has admitted 1.2 million Brits in the EU would be left in limbo after a Brexit no-deal. The UK prime minister said the...

Spain on target to develop coronavirus vaccination ‘sooner than expected’

Sanchez highlighted that one of the greatest resources Spain has to combat COVID-19 is its scientific and research community.

‘I MISS MY BROTHER’: Sister of British expat filmmaker in Spain speaks out after balcony horror plunge puts him...

"I miss my brother. His progress is pretty much the same, there is still no change, but we are praying for a recovery"

EXPLAINER: What we know about the monkeypox outbreak in Spain

GLOBAL health officials have sounded the alarm over rising cases in Europe and elsewhere of monkeypox, a type of viral infection more common to...

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Spain to add Ladino to official languages list

SPAIN is set to officially recognise Ladino as a Spanish tongue. It is hoped that in doing so, it will save the language from extinction...

Spain puts on extra trains during Easter week to cope with surge in bookings 

SPAIN’S state rail operator Renfe has announced it will put on extra trains to cope with the surge in bookings over Easter week. Between Friday,...

Death of the Tax Return: UK tax is going digital

IF, like us, you’re obsessed with keeping up with the latest news and regulatory changes from HMRC, you’ll know all about Making Tax Digital...

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