Three Spanish artists scoop prizes at Natural History awards presented by Kate Middleton

RUN by the Natural History Museum in London, the Wildlife Photographer of the Year Awards select the best animal kingdom moments caught...

Madrid’s Prado museum branded sexist in open letter to Spain’s culture ministry

AN open letter to Spain's culture minister has accused the Madrid Prado Museum's first exhibition since lockdown of misogyny.

LEGO lockdown creations on show as Culture Awards date is revealed

THE COVID-19 lockdown has inspired an exhibition of creations with building blocks game LEGO as cultural personalities are rewarded.

Ibiza’s renowned Cafe del Mar DJ Jose Padilla dies aged 64

IBIZA DJ legend Jose Padilla has died age 64 from colon cancer at home in Spain.

Draft bill written to revive Spain’s ailing film industry post COVID-19

A PROPOSAL has been submitted to the Ministry of Culture and Sports by Spain's Film and Audiovisual Arts Institute to help repair...

Driving Over Lemons author Chris Stewart chats to Olive Press about pandemics and politics in Spain

LIKE Peter Mayle and Carol Drinkwater, his books have inspired a mass exodus of Brits hankering for the good life abroad.

Captain Dragut: Scourge of Spain

BACKDROPPED by the timelessly rugged Sierra de los Zorros with the sparkling Med lapping at its front door, the Valencian holiday city...

Excursions into the unremembered past of Spain’s Malaga

MALAGA province is steeped in history — both ancient and modern — and autumn the perfect season to plan excursions and discover...

CARMEN SEVILLA: Looking back on the life of Charlton Heston’s Oscar-nominated co-star from Spain

SILVER screen star Carmen Sevilla has died aged 89 in Spain. Just five days away from her 90th...

Nostalgic return brings publishing debut for British storyteller based in Spain

GLASGOW-BORN Alan Joseph Kennedy has switched from storyteller to storywriter with the publication of a tale inspìred by his memories of London's...

Barcelona police seize back 474 priceless artworks left to the city by businessman but held ransom by daughters in...

GUARDIA Civil have reclaimed 474 works of art left to the Spanish people by businessman Munoz Ramonet. Priceless paintings...

‘Magnificent’ Moorish sanctuary to be restored on Spain’s Costa Blanca

ORIHUELA Council has obtained authorisation to proceed with the rehabilitation project of the old Savings Bank of Our Lady of Monserrate.

Stepping inside Picasso’s childhood home is a picture perfect way to spend the day in Malaga

THE OLD cliché is that people go to Malaga - only just to leave just as quickly as their plane lands. 

Boy George protégé from Marbella releases new folk rock album recorded in Southern Spain

FOLK musician Sami James splits his time between Marbella and London and describes his signature sound as a blend of Noel Gallagher...

Ronda robbed of bandit museum by El Borge City Council in Spain

EL BORGE City Council have swooped in and laid claim to Ronda's Bandit Museum collection. The transfer took...

Medieval wall unearthed in Malaga as dig next to metro becomes largest in Spain

This structure has been declared an Asset of Cultural Interest (BIC), which means that it must be protected and preserved

WHAT TO WATCH: The Best English language films from San Sebastian Film Festival

AS a week of film watching and celeb spotting draws to a close at the 68th San Sebastian Film Festival in Donostia,...

Mystery of how the Cold War spy who met the Kennedys ended up dead in a Costa del Sol...

IT started as a Cold War tale of intrigue involving a spy, international headlines and appearances from Robert and Edward Kennedy.

Johnny Depp film ‘Crock of Gold’ scoops award at San Sebastian Film Festival

CROCK of Gold, a new documentary about musician Shane MacGowan, has won The Special Jury Prize at San Sebastian Film Festival.

Famous anti-Franco poet gets two month tribute on Spain’s Costa Blanca

ORIHUELA is to stage two months of commemorations in honour of one of the area's most famous figures, the poet Miguel Hernandez.

These 26 cultural sites in Spain’s Malaga will be FREE on Sunday to celebrate World Tourism Day

A total of 26 cultural spaces in Malaga can be visited free of charge to celebrate this Sunday's World Tourism Day.

Footballers hijack awards ceremony to show love for Lord of the Rings star Viggo Mortensen in Spain

ARGENTINIAN football legend Beto Acosta and Real Sociedad player Asier Illaramendi aren’t who you might expect to find at glitzy movie gala. 

Film director kicked out of screening and stripped of accreditation after refusing to wear a mask at San Sebastian...

STAFF at the San Sebastian Film Festival have been forced to remove a director from his own movie’s screening after he refused...

CASA AMOR: Brace yourselves for a Spanish version of Love Island

LOVE Island, the seismically popular dating reality TV show, has been filmed for the last six seasons in Mallorca. 

Expat actor Ken Appledorn reveals what is was like on set with Woody Allen in Spain

KEN Appledorn first moved to Spain from Michigan for love. Fifteen years ago, after losing his heart to Jorge Cadaval of the...

Scholar discovers first Shakespeare play to arrive in Spain

Stone found among the old books a 1634 print of the tragicomedy The Two Noble Kinsmen, written together with John Fletcher, which is thought to be Shakespeare’s last work