Friday, January 24, 2020

Buskers must audition before taking to the streets

Only real musicians will be able to play in Madrid

Spain’s very own Banksy

Josh Taylor documents works by mystery street artist ‘El Nino de las Pinturas’, who has spent years brightening up Granada’s white walls

Cadiz town ‘most profitable’ holiday destination on Spain’s mainland

A SMALL Cadiz town is the third-most profitable holiday destination in Spain, new figures have revealed. According to tourism industry group Exceltur, hotels in...

Rooftop marijuana farm busted thanks to cameras covering Spain’s Vuelta España

The suspicious crop caught the eyes of viewers who tipped off the Mossos d’Esquadra

The Brits are coming!

Top bands including Arctic Monkeys and Coldplay will be performing in Spain this year

Placido Domingo has sung out in favour of Spanish unity

Tenor says: “Catalonia needs Spain and Spain needs Catalonia.”

Calls to ban carriage horses after horse in Marbella collapses from heatstroke

Carriage horse collapse inspires calls to ban carriage rides

Irish national arrested over Costa del Sol murder which sparked Kinahan-Hutch gang war

Olive Press sources claim that the man arrested also has connection's to MGM Marbella

Learn about España with Books4Spain

To mark 100 years of Spanish anarchism, the Olive Press lets you in on a valuable source to read-up on the subject and many other Spanish topics

Cloud formations in Cadiz lead UFO believers to think we are not alone

Lenticular clouds have been behind alleged UFO sightings around the world

Life in the laid-back East of the Costa del Sol has never seemed more appealing

‘WELCOME to the most beautiful town in Spain,’ toothless local Jorge calls out in broken English as I wipe the sweat from my brow....

New WHO report says Spain has the fourth highest life expectancy in the world

The report shows that global life expectancy has increased by five years since 2000

Spanish youth heads to Germany

OPX editor Wendy Andersen on the Peter Pan syndrome and why the young are being forced to emigrate

Los Alcazares mayor says ‘mud-filled drains’ from September’s gota fria to blame for fresh flash flooding

THE mayor of a Costa Blanca town hit AGAIN by flash floods has blamed mud-filled drains gone neglected since September’s deadly gota...

Renowned Costa del Sol scammers One Way Van Hire suffer setbacks

EXCLUSIVE: Driving ban and website closure could spell end for long-time Costa scammers

SPOTTED: Harrison Ford and Calista Flockhart in Sevilla

Ford is on a break before filming begins for Blade Runner 2

Legendary painter Mark Ryden among dozens of artists at NEW Malaga pop art show, amid gallery staff contract row

It comes after a row broke at the CAC, as 17 staff from its Oleo restaurant were sacked, while 22 workers have denounced the Town Hall over contract disputes

International maritime rescue group launches Gibraltar base

Resolve Marine Group has announced a deal to set up a base in Gibraltar

British bands dominate Sevilla festival lineup

Klaxons, Orbital and The Fall all to descend on Andalucia for one of Spain’s biggest festivals

The patriotic playboy: Gibraltar’s famous estate agent

A Gibraltarian institution, estate agent Solomon Levy is well-known for his love of the ladies. But he’s ‘not all that bad’

China second biggest importer of Malaga produce

Food and drink exports to the country more than doubled in the first 10 months of 2016 compared to the previous year, according to data from the Spanish Ministry of Commerce and Industry

CASTING CALL: British film set in World War II needs extras for filming on Spain’s Costa del Sol… APPLY...

A PRODUCTION company is seeking extras for a British film on the Costa del Sol.  Modexpor is looking for men aged 20 and above to...

Spanish rail workers set to strike in September

September 4 will be the first of four 24-hour strikes by train workers’ union SEMFE

Swiss Bell Group expands into Spain and contributes €40m towards Serrano ham facility

Bell Group has bought out cold cooked meats specialist Nobleza Iberica

Family of missing British expat Lisa Brown offer €114,000 for information on her disappearance from southern Spain

The appeal is supported by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and Spanish authorities
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