Sunday, August 9, 2020

CLIMATE WARNING: Spain had its hottest year EVER in 2017 and climate change is ‘now noticeable’

SPAIN had its hottest year on record last year and climate change is 'now noticeable', weather agency AEMET has said.  Some seven areas in Andalucia...

Richard Gere and Spanish wife, Alejandra Silva, welcome their second baby together

RICHARD Gere and his Spanish wife have welcomed their second child together.

Richest and poorest towns named in Spain

With just 12% unemployment and an average income of €54,000 it comes as no surprise that those with most cash in their wallets live in Madrid’s Pozuelo de Alarcon

Game of Thrones to air in Spain simultaneously with the USA

Spanish fans will not have to wait for their weekly GOT fix

Where to eat in the Gaucin area

The Gaucin and nearby white village restaurant scene is improving by the month, writes Dining Secrets of Andalucia editor Jon Clarke

Serial paedophile flasher who masturbated in front of children on Costa del Sol streets arrested

The 55-year-old allegedly led a 10-year-old girl away from her mother

Spain’s La Sagrada Familia will not restart construction works until after visitors return

LA Sagrada Familia will not restart its construction works until after the Cathedral reopens its doors to visitors, it has been announced.

Spanish name for Halle Berry and Olivier Martinez’s baby boy

Acting family name their new baby son Maceo

Torremolinos Gay Pride smashes all records with more than 40,000 visitors

The Pride March this year beat records both in terms of floats and people

Free access for Almeria ‘hippy beach’

Town hall rules road to Cala de San Pedro should be free of charge

The ten businesses still booming as coronavirus closures hit Spain

While many businesses, such as hotels, airlines and stock markets are reeling from the shocking lockdown and spread of Covid-19, some are doing well

Santa Brown comes to town

Costa del Sol personality Giles Brown dons a Santa hat at the Olive Press Christmas party and gives you a chance to win a Kindle

‘Complicated’ Brexit would hit Brit homeowners Spain, say experts

Spanish Property Insight warns EU exit would be 'bad news' for British

Expat found hiding on Costa del Sol to be extradited for drug trafficking

AN expat who has been found hiding on the Costa del Sol will be extradited to face drug trafficking charges, the Guardia Civil has...

New Marbella town hall push to hold on to Starlite festival for another decade

MARBELLA town hall has announced plans to declare Starlite as a 'festival of municipal interest'. It is also planning to ask the Junta to...

Pensioner kills wife and commits suicide in Spain before granddaughter discovers bodies

This latest gender violence killing is now the sixth reported in Spain in 2020

Penal Colada! Family busted after drug smuggling operation using pineapples

ELEVEN members of the same family have been arrested after police discovered they had been smuggling drugs to Europe inside pineapples. A number of vessels...

DID YOU FEEL IT? Spain’s Andalucia shaken by 3.6 magnitude earthquake

Earthquakes in the province are fairly common and are usually not above magnitude 4

Ratings for Spain’s televised mass soar after Podemos calls for it to be scrapped

The far-left party had proposed a bill that would end the broadcast of the Roman Catholic Mass on La2 television in a bid to make Spain more ‘multicultural’.

Spain’s tap water among Europe’s most DANGEROUS, study finds, increasing risk of bladder cancer

SPAIN is one of the countries in Europe with the most dangerous tap water, it has been revealed.

BREAKING: Tourists required to pass three health controls on arrival in Spain

TOURISTS will be required to pass three health controls upon arrival at Spanish airports, health minister Salvador Illa has revealed today.

Into the hills! Inland sales are booming

WHAT an incredible year we are having inland with property sales. We are 40% up on last year - which itself was a good...

COVID-19: Bored ‘middle class families’ on UK lockdown are driving demand for Spain’s fresh herbs, reveals one happy expat...

MIDDLE class British shoppers are helping keep Andalucian herb suppliers going through the critical coronavirus lockdown. Millions of Home...

Number of Spanish hotel overnight stays rise

Spain's tourism sector booms in June

Can you recognise where these Liverpool football stars have been soaking up the sun in Marbella?

LIVERPOOL football stars have been soaking up the sun in Marbella. The likes of Jordan Henderson and Adam Lallana have been posting selfies and group...