Saturday, December 14, 2019

Regal ending for Spanish bird of prey

The golden eagle was found with 33 gun pellets in its body

Drones deployed to save 200,000 protected palm trees in Spain

Scores of red palm weevil have been burrowing up the site's trees

Andalucia’s ombudsman launches investigation into at risk Donana National Park

Andaluz official Jesús Maeztu wants to give people 'transparent information' on the current situation of the beleagured Sevilla/Huelva zone, which risks being added to UNESCO's list of endangered world heritage sites

British expat campaigning to save farmer in southern Spain whose more than 400 cows are facing death after town...

It’s not Crowson’s first battle with mayor Javier Arana after she thwarted his efforts to bring back bullfighting to the town two years ago

British-run transfer company on Costa Blanca ‘first in Spain’ to upgrade VTC-licenced diesel minivan to dual fuel

A BRITISH-RUN transfer company on the Costa Blanca has been the ‘first in Spain’ to upgrade a VTC-licensed diesel car to dual...

Spain set for spectacular first full moon on Christmas Day since 1977

Santa's sleigh is not the only object that will draw people's attention in the sky tonight

WATCH: Incredible footage of last night’s lightning on Spain’s Costa del Sol

THIS is the moment last night's lightning was captured on film on the Costa del Sol. Yellow warnings had to be issued by weather agency...

Spain home to the most ‘global citizens’ says poll

More than half of Spaniards saw themselves as worldly rather than Spanish

Recycled art exhibition comes to Ronda

Could your rubbish be considered a work of art?

Patiently beckoning the end of the summer season

As I get older and wiser (and that's an oxymoron in itself) that I no longer look forward to the annual influx of party hungry tourists that I did as a younger and much, much wilder twentysomething, writes Giles Brown

FINAL STRAW: Spain consumes most plastic straws in Europe as Greenpeace calls for BAN

SPAIN consumes more plastic straws than any other country in Europe. The holiday favourite throws away 4.745 BILLION plastic straws every year - around 13...

Temperatures plummet as Spain on snow ALERT and 90km/h winds BATTER Andalucia

Parts of Almeria and Granada could see 90km/h winds, while Ronda in Malaga is on yellow alert for winds reaching 70km/h

Wolf hunting to be legalised in Spain

Picos de Europa national park will authorise wolf hunting due to a large number of herd attacks

Kick in the teeth: Expat in Alicante arrested and forced to buy pregnant donkey he rescued

The sanctuary owner was attempting to rescue the pregnant mule who was close to death

VIDEO: Migrants run into the hills after landing on Costa del Sol beach in dinghy

Around 20 men rushed from the shores to behind four star hotels

Protesters march over Malaga mosquito problem

Stop Mosquitoes marched through the city to protest the lack of action taken by the council

Spain’s waters at highest temperatures EVER after hottest June for 50 years, threatening marine life

Marine environmentalists have repeatedly warned of the impact of warmer seas on marine life due to its ability to encourage invader species

Organic farming triples in Malaga province

Malaga province is producing more and more organic food

Thousands march in Madrid as depopulation rocks rural Spain

REVOLT: Protesters want help them for their dwindling villages MADRID has seen large protests by rural...

WATCH: Exhausted horse collapses on ground in extreme heat at Spanish feria

It was filmed after collapsing in the middle of the street this weekend

A green date for your diary

Natura Malaga trade fair will be held at the Trade Fair and Congress Center on May 25-27

Urgent plea from Mayor as Costa Blanca beaches cleared of 1,000 tonnes of flood rubbish

Up to 1,000 tonnes of rubbish was collected from Costa Blanca beaches following the devastating floods that killed seven and displaced thousands.

IT’S OVER: Warm sunny weather returning to Costa del Sol after two days of rain and storms, reservoir levels...

THERE will be no more rain on the Costa del Sol this week, according to weather agency AEMET.  After two days of thunder and storms,...

Teen dies in Andalucia from sun stroke as Europe wide heat wave continues to grip Spain

HEAT stroke has claimed a young life in Andalucia as Europe continues to be gripped by scorching...