Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Forecaster predicts Spain will have hotter than average spring

THE Iberian Peninsula will experience a drier and warmer than average spring. According to Accuweather, an 'area of high pressure will build west of the...

Marbella set to get safer with installation of additional cameras

  THEY say Big Brother is watching and that will soon be the case in Marbella, as the City Council will install 85 new surveillance...

Police in Spain seize over €300,000 worth of fake Harry Potter merchandise in toy shop raid

POLICE in Spain have seized more than €300,000 worth of Harry Potter merchandise in a toy shop raid.  Almost 10,000 items worth €305,000, purporting to...

PALMA: The nautical capital of Spain is a booming business

PALMA has an incredible 184 businesses alone dedicated to the nautical sector. More than any other city in Spain, it helps to earn the islands...

British TV benefits couple claim kids’ unauthorised holiday to Spain was ‘educational’ as they ‘flew over volcanoes’ and ‘learnt...

A BRITISH TV benefits couple tried to defend taking their kids out of school for a holiday to Spain but saying it was educational...

Minor freed from underage prostitution racket in Andalucia

AN underage prostitution racket has been smashed by the Policia Nacional in Almeria province as part of their anti-trafficking operation. The 54-year-old alleged perpetrator advertised...

PROPERTY SOAR: Investment in Spain increased to €9.2bn in 2017

Foreign investment was responsible for a whopping 65% of the total figure

German cyclist fights for life after drug driver crashes into holidaymakers

A GERMAN cyclist is fighting for their life after being mown down near Capdepera by a woman driving a Porsche Cayenne. While the police are...

Body of missing Argentine sailor found in Mallorca

THE body of a missing sailor has been found after almost a week of searching. The 37-year-old man from Argentina was sailing from Salou towards...

WATCH: Police seize 3,300 kilos of hashish in raids of La Linea homes

THIS is the moment two homes in Spain's 'narco town' in Cadiz were raided by police. https://twitter.com/zoidoJI/status/985080934365097984 Policia Nacional and Guardia Civil officers can be seen...

Spain will not meet its deficit targets and debt is too high, warns IMF

SPAIN will not meet its deficit targets for this year or the next, the IMF has predicted. The international body, headed by Christine Lagarde,...

The only way is Magaluf! TOWIE stars check in for glamorous holiday

YOU can take the gal out of Essex, so the saying goes… and, of course, she’s going to visit Magaluf. So it was little surprise...

Transgender couple on Costa del Sol savagely attacked by neighbour in LGBT-friendly hotspot

They were both punched and kicked repeatedly before another neighbour pulled the attacker off them

Guardia Civil captain caught attempting to drink drive in Andalucia

Locals stopped the official from getting in his police car after drunkenly falling over when leaving a bar

Food set to be served all day in Malaga

AN increasing number of restaurants in Malaga are serving food all day. Adapting to the so-called ‘non-stop’ trend, they are staying open for 12 hours...

King of Reggaeton J Balvin coming to Spain’s Costa del Sol

THE King of Reggaeton is coming to the Costa del Sol. Colombian superstar J Balvin will play at the El Pozuelo Stadium in Malaga...

Costa del Sol car hire firms could lose FORTY THOUSAND vehicles as banks ‘not offering sufficient credit’

CAR hire firms in the Costa del Sol are being forced to reduce their fleets as banks are not offering sufficient credit. A fleet of...

Marbella boiler room mis sold €6 million of loans to British buyers

SLMF did not have any regulatory approval to legally raise funds from the public when it was selling equity release mortgages between 2004 and 2007, a court rules

What’s so great about inland Malaga?

In a new monthly column ‘The Grapevine’ , Laura Wood fills you in on life in inland Malaga

Chinese film industry eyes up purchase of Spanish locations

LEADING figures from the Chinese movie industry - dubbed ‘Chinawood’ - are looking to snap up filming locations across Mallorca. ‘Chinawood’ is booming domestically but...

La Sala by the Sea kicks off summer season with White & Gold fiesta

The who's who of the Costa del Sol descended on La Sala by the Sea

Marbella All Stars gastronomy showcase revealed for this month

The event is the second to be held by Michelin-starred chef Diego Del Río of Marbella’s El Lago restaurant, who wants to highlight the wealth of talent in Andalucia and give a boost to its new generation of forward-thinking cooks

EXPENSIVE TASTE: €50,000 restaurant bill goes viral in Spain

A MADRID restaurant had a good night this week after a dinner party spent a whopping €50,000. The group of eight splashed out on...

Antonio Banderas gets financial backing for new Malaga theatre

ANTONIO Banderas is one step closer to raising the curtain on his Malaga theatre project. The Malagueño actor, singer, and producer has received sponsorship from...

WATCH: Cadiz-based ISIS suspect told terrorist to ‘use illegal immigrant route’ to get into Spain for terror attack

The pair were allegedly planning to indoctrinate and recruit new members while attempting to bring ISIS fighters into the country

Tourism industry officially Spain’s biggest employer, outpacing construction

THE tourism industry is now the biggest employer in Spain. Figures show more than 2.65 million people – 2.17 million waged workers and 483,861 private...
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