Saturday, November 16, 2019

“Finally someone’s paying attention” – Costa Blanca animal protector praises Teulada-Moraira councillor for government-funded cat sterilisation programme

A COSTA Blanca animal protector has praised Teulada-Moraira's council following a government-funded 'catch and release' programme to sterilise stray cats.

ROCK N’ ROLL OVER: Valencian classical guitarist beats Metallica to become fastest musician to play in all seven continents

A VALENCIAN classical guitarist has beaten heavy metal band Metallica to become the fastest musician to play in all seven continents.

Storm Cecilia from the Atlantic to blast southern Spain this week as Costa del Sol, Murcia and Costa Blanca...

LARGE parts of southern Spain have been placed on yellow alert from Wednesday onwards as an Atlantic storm is set to arrive. Dubbed Storm Cecilia,...

Olive Press offers Greta Thunberg lift to key Spain climate summit

“It turns out I’ve travelled halfway around the world, the wrong way,” the teen wrote on her Twitter account, which has three million followers

THESE streets on Spain’s Costa del Sol are having €100,000 worth of new trees planted

The first part of the development will be to conduct a report into trees’ overall health, as well as their structural stability

Locked in a cupboard in an abandoned warehouse, Manolo was one of the Easy Horse Care Rescue Centre’s most...

EVERY rescued animal has a story to tell, but I do believe Manolo’s to be one the most horrific cases of psychological...

Snow falling in Spain’s Mallorca, while Costa del Sol, Balearics, Murcia and Costa Blanca on weather alert for 120...

ON Spain's election day, the first snow of the year has been reported in Mallorca, while much of the country has weather...

LONG READ: 30 years since Berlin Wall fell, populism is the new divide that endangers our response to the...

Populism is the wall blocking serious action to tackle today's environmental crisis says Olive Press editor Jon Clarke as he remembers the fall of the Berlin wall 30 years ago this month.

SPAIN CLIMATE CRISIS: October was Costa del Sol’s ninth warmest in 100 years

The tenth month of the year was the ninth warmest this century, with temperatures 1.3 degrees Celsius above normal.

Irish budget airline Ryanair is the greenest in Europe

The low-cost travel company transported 13.8 million passengers throughout October, emitting 1,200kt of Co2.

New cycle paths for Costa del Sol town hoping to become most bike-friendly place in Spain

The works are part of the town council’s €7 million master plan to free-up space on the town’s congested roads.

Warnings of SIX METRE waves as Andalucia, Mallorca and northern Spain placed on orange and yellow weather alerts

SEVERAL regions across north and eastern Spain have been placed on alert for strong winds and rough seas.  It comes as Storm Amelie has been...

Mum killed by falling palm tree in front of daughter and husband as 150kmph Storm Amelie winds batter Spain

The woman’s seven-year-old daughter was also hit by some of the tree’s smaller branches, but she is not thought to have been seriously injured

‘Superstar’ Guardia Civil dog Elton given national award at animal protection summit – read here the major crimes he...

GUARDIA CIVIL'S 'superstar' dog Elton has been awarded a national distinction for his service in the force at an animal protection summit...

WARNING: Rising sea levels will put coasts of Spain’s Andalucia at risk of devastating floods EVERY YEAR from 2050...

Researchers from Climate Central spent three years studying the effects of rising seas due to climate change and human activity

Warm weather returning to Spain’s Costa del Sol this weekend starting TODAY

MALAGA province is set to see warmer temperatures from today and throughout the weekend.  According to weather agency AEMET, there will be no rainfall until...

WATCH: Gota fria wreaks havoc in eastern Spain as one person killed while another four missing

https://twitter.com/marc_vi/status/1186769194169393153 A PENSIONER has been killed after being washed away during intense rainfall and flooding in Catalunya.  The 75-year-old disappeared last night after being taken by...

Climate change is bringing more giant 40kg jellyfish to Spain’s Costa del Sol

A GIANT jellyfish has been discovered in off the coast of Ceuta by the Centre for Studies and Conservation of Marine Animals (CECAM). The find...

WATCH: Incredible moment TORNADO approaches shores near Spain’s Costa del Sol

https://www.facebook.com/100003871886568/videos/1477107405761641/ THIS is the moment a tornado was captured off the shores of southern Spain yesterday afternoon.  The clip shows the weather phenomenon seemingly approaching land...

WARNING: ORANGE and yellow alerts for heavy rainfall activated for Spain’s Valencia, Mallorca and Costa Blanca just weeks after...

SPAIN'S weather agency AEMET has issued several weather alerts for the east of the peninsula and Balearics.  Mallorca, Ibiza and Menorca are all on yellow...

IN PICTURES: Aftermath of huge fire that ripped through hills of Spain’s Costa del Sol

As many as 90 firefighters had been called into extinguish the inferno, while up to 40 people are believed to have been evacuated

Around 40 people forced to leave homes near huge fire in hills of Spain’s Costa del Sol

There were reports that horses travelling in a lorry and in a horse box being towed by a car needed to visit the equine hospital

‘SHE DOESN’T UNDERSTAND’: Campaigner hosting kids’ climate change event in Spain’s Marbella slams teen activist Greta Thunberg

Nihlson has previously said that ‘children are 25% of the world’s population, and 100% of our future.’

WATCH: British expats and Spaniards protest after 3 million fish found dead in Spain’s Mar Menor catastrophe

Local fishermen also wore black, in memory of the fish that perished in the shallow waters

Minister demands ‘honesty’ from local government after Mar Menor ‘environmental emergency’

SPAIN’S Minister for Ecological Transition has demanded answers from the Government of Murcia over the ‘environmental emergency’ at the region’s Mar Menor.
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