Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Cockles over ham and black pudding, says Gwyneth

It's official, Gwyneth Paltrow is mad for Spanish food

Kidnappers caged

Romanian and Spaniard jailed after British couple snatched at holiday home EXCLUSIVE BY JON CLARKE IN ALICANTETWO violent thugs have been jailed for eight years...

Guggenheim meets its match

IT HAS long been one of Europe’s most exciting buildings. But the Guggenheim museum in Bilbao now has a rival.The gleaming, angular facade makes...

Briton held after fatal gunfight

A BRITISH man is being held by police following a shooting in which a German was killed and an Italian badly wounded.Daren Coupland, 41,...

Law threatens Albariño wine

Draft law proposed by the region's health authority could effectively outlaw wine production.

Michelin-starred chef arrested

A leading female chef has been accused of selling toxic shellfishA FEMALE chef has been accused of selling shellfish from dangerously contaminated rivers.Toñi Vicente,...

WWF begs end to motorway madness

ENVIRONMENTALISTS have demanded the end to a motorway project that will destroy the habitat of some of the World's rarest animals.Officials from the...

Police foil Glitter’s Spanish return plot

A PLAN that shamed singer Gary Glitter had hatched to return to Spain has been foiled.The convicted paedophile, who was deported to the UK...

Spain at risk of becoming like Sahara

Green groups slam Madrid for refusing to blame construction as 17 tonnes of fertile land are lost a year to the advancing desertOVER a...

Economic depression makes for happy families

IN every cloud there is a silver lining. As recession bites around Europe, in Spain at least the lack of money is keeping couples...

Hitler’s Spanish sojourn

Investigator claims Nazi leader fled to Barcelona instead of committing suicide in Berlin bunker

Veni, Vidi, Construxi

Roman and Celtoiberian settlement threatened by development plansIT was the scene of a great and bloody battle. In 134 AD, brave Celtoiberian warriors battled...

Goat attacks family at Murcia zoo

A BRITISH tourist is seeking tighter controls at Spanish zoos after he and his family were allegedly attacked by a loose animal.Lee...

Galloping Gourmet

THE culinary world is in a conundrum after the disappearance of one of Europe’s top gourmets.Pascal Henry, a 46-year-old Swiss food writer was...

Green Spain

A SERIES of energy-saving measures have put Spain at the head of environmental legislation.The changes, announced last week, may be a foretaste of...

Madrid seeks Nazi extraditions

Supreme Court wants to include the Butcher of Mauthausen in lawsuitTHE Supreme Court is to investigate four alleged former Nazis over the deaths of...

It’s All Right, says Dylan

Bob Dylan ignores Green lobby to play concert where Sting refused to play for environmental reasonsBOB Dylan has faced the ire of ecologists, unions...

Spain’s coastal woes head north

NOW it is the turn of Green Spain to feel the full weight of cement.According to Greenpeace’s annual coastal report the Basque Country, Asturias...

Free healthcare clampdown

British pensioners could be about to lose free healthcare under new Spanish rulesTHOUSANDS of British expatriates will be forced to foot the bill for...

Wash out at Expo

Water water everywhere... just when the Expo water festival was preaching on saving dwindling resourcesIT was the last thing organisers were expecting at the...

Priceless war photos may come home

The remarkable story of how some of the world’s most famous war photographs have only recently emerged after a tortuous journey from Spain, via...

Rio’n’Roo’s Ibiza revels

IT should be a quiet few days.Wayne Rooney is to celebrate his stag weekend in Ibiza.The England striker is bringing a dozen of the...

Inspector ‘No Clues’ and the bungling investigation that shames Portugal

On May 3 it will be a year since Maddie McCann, 3, was apparently abducted from her holiday resort in the Algarve. JON CLARKE...

Webber Caines it in Mallorca

Michael Caine and Andrew Lloyd Webber double up at glittering Spanish birthday bonanzaBy Laura BalfourTHE King of musicals certainly celebrated his 60th birthday in...

Sea dogs saved

Two fishermen lucky to be alive after 23 days afloat without food, engine or radioExclusive - by Jon Clarke and Laura BalfourFLOATING aimlessly around...

Zapa’s Guapas

There will be more conflict over perfumes than politics in the new Spanish cabinetBy JON CLARKE and LAURA BALFOURTHERE will be more conflicting perfumes...
17,537FansLike
247FollowersFollow
71FollowersFollow
1,802FollowersFollow
6,872FollowersFollow
215SubscribersSubscribe

LATEST NEWS FROM THE OLIVE PRESS