Tuesday, February 19, 2019

HEROES: These are the eight specialist miners working round-the-clock to rescue little Julen in Malaga

The men are in the final stage of the mission, crawling on their hands and knees to dig the final metre in dangerous conditions

Rescuers resume digging to reach little Julen after completing fourth controlled explosion in Malaga

The rescue mission is in its final stage after 12 days of round-the-clock work to reach Julen

JULEN UPDATE: Two hours before miners in Malaga can resume digging

Miners have encountered more quartzite this evening, which is said to be 'one of the hardest minerals in the world'

Digging miners face more setbacks in Malaga with just METRES left to reach little Julen

With just metres left to dig the miners are facing yet more delays in the rescue mission that has the world waiting with baited breath

END IN SIGHT: Final stages of Malaga rescue mission for little Julen as miners prepare to dig last metres...

On the 11th day of the rescue operation, specialist miners are preparing to be sent down the tunnel to manually dig the final four metres where they hope to reach the little tot

More frustrating setbacks in rescue of little Julen, 2, as desperate mission reaches NINTH day in Malaga

Engineers had expected to reach the toddler today but are now unable to predict a time frame, having discovered that tubes needed to safely clad the well do not fit

Spain and UK sign landmark deal mutually protecting voting rights after Brexit

Those wishing to vote at the next local elections will have to register by January 30

Spain holiday hotspot in Canary Islands rocked by earthquake

The epicentre was confirmed by the National Geographic Institute as being 5km below the surface

Tunnels now being drilled to save little Julen trapped in well but rain forecasts could complicate rescue

TRAPPED: Two-year-old Julen is still stuck in a well in Malaga RESCUE teams have now begun drilling two...

Spanish comedian who blew nose on national flag set to have court case dropped

ACHOO: Mateo jokingly blows his nose on the Spanish flag THE Prosecutor’s Office has asked that the case...

First day of Ryanair Spain strike CALLED OFF today

However, the two other planned strikes on January 10 and 13 are still expected to go ahead

Picardo rules out Gibraltar general election before Brexit ahead of crucial vote for Theresa May

Despite a recent Panorama poll putting Picardo and the GSLP ahead, the Rock's leader batted down calls for an early general election

Spanish government furious after PP party post video on Twitter ‘wishing’ Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez to die

Government officials have threatened legal action over the tweet which saw a father reading out his son's Three Kings wish list

This is the complete list of Spain’s national and regional holidays in 2019

THREE KINGS: Revellers in Malaga celebrate Epiphany yesterday IN 2019 Spain will celebrate nine national public holidays, while Andalucia...

Thousands of Ryanair travellers could be left stranded as three-day strike in Spain starts TOMORROW

The walk outs are planned for January 8, 10 and 13 across Spain

Spain rescues more than 500 migrants over Three Kings weekend

It comes as new figures revealed that 57,000 migrants tried to enter Spain in 2018 - double the year before

Spain tourism hotspot could cancel tax for British tourists amid Brexit fears

SCRAPPED: Canary Islands president Fernando Clavijo said that getting rid of a VAT-like tax could encourage more tourists after Brexit

63 YEARS: Paedophile in pope’s inner circle who lived in Spain protected by ‘mafia’ Vatican for seven decades

SICK: The paedophilia of Marcial Maciel was hidden in a 63-year cover-up by those at the top of the Catholic Church

Judges in Spain let ‘Wolf Pack rapists’ roam free after delaying 9-year sentence for brutal sex attack

FREED: Judges have batted down calls for provisional prison sentences for the convicted 'Wolf Pack' sex attackers THE...

Ryanair staff in Spain plan ANOTHER round of strikes in early January claiming the ‘childish’ airline causes 1,800 workers...

WALKOUT: New Year Strikes by Ryanair staff could affect hundreds of flights and thousands of British holidaymakers RYANAIR...

MONEY SHOWER: Malaga receives MILLIONS in Spain’s El Gordo lottery

Marbella alone has won an incredible €1.6 million

POLL SHOCKER: Far-right Vox party could form government if Spain held general election tomorrow

While the next general election is not scheduled until 2020, some 47.2% of Spaniards think current prime minister Pedro Sanchez should call a snap vote in March

Spain and UK to push through reciprocal deal for expat voting rights before Brexit

The new agreement comes after Spain’s foreign minister Josep Borrell said Brits losing their voting rights was ‘collateral damage’ from Brexit

Body found in hunt for missing British tourist Nixon Smith who was mugged in Spain before missing flight home

VANISHED: Nixon Smith went missing in Madrid while he waited to catch his flight back to Birmingham A...

BREXIT: British applications for Spanish citizenship soar 232% as Theresa May faces no-confidence vote

UNDER FIRE: Theresa May faces a no-confidence vote THE number of Brits applying for Spanish citizenship has tripled...

Spain is least ‘culturally arrogant’ country in Europe but here are 10 reasons why you SHOULD say ‘Viva España!’

Spain is the humblest country in Europe when it comes to shouting about its national patrimony - way behind boastful Britain and gloating Greece, according to a recent poll. But Pablo Balbontin has 10 reasons to be proud of his native land...
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