Sunday, August 9, 2020

Million euro Spanish Goya find

An eighteenth century religious painting has been revealed as an early work of Goya

The Olive Press reviews an illegal art exhibition at one of the Costa Blanca’s most-haunted houses

IT was one of Spain’s most sought-after hotels.  Elites from across Spain came to relax in its hot springs...

Spanish scientists deny Louis XVI blood sample

The blood was supposedly collected straight from the guillotine

Spain to snuff out smoking

Protests over plan to ban smoking in all public places next year

TWISTED: Woman ‘snatched’ as a baby in Franco era to be JAILED after Andalucia nun who allegedly stole her...

A WOMAN is to be jailed after the nun who allegedly helped steal her from her parents as a baby sued for defamation.  Ascensión López,...

EXCLUSIVE: Wheelchair-bound Brit saw Barcelona van killer run right past him on Las Ramblas as he fled terror scene

Mancunian dad felt like a 'prime target' as killer struck Catalan capital

Starlite festival to light up Marbella

This year’s Starlite festival has an even better bill than last year, writes Giles Brown

Spanish support for bullfighting slumps to new low – have your say

Huge drop in support among young Spaniards suggest custom is dying out

PANE-FUL TO WATCH: Photos of ‘crazy’ woman cleaning windows in Spain go viral

The shocking images show the resident climbing out and around the windows of her apartment

British woman runs over six professional cyclists after driving on wrong side of the road in Spain

The Giant-Alpecin riders sustained a number of broken bones

Andalusian economy predicted to shrink by up to 11.5% following the coronavirus crisis

THE Andalucian economy is predicted to contract by up to 11.5%, a new study has found.

Santiago de Compostela: To the end of the earth or Word in your shell-like

It's home to Spain's most stunning cathedral, best seafood, Albarino wine and thousands of pilgrims

Obesity on the rise in Spain as almost HALF of children have ‘unhealthy weight’ while 1 in 4 adults...

OBESITY is on the march in developed countries and Spain is no exception.  That's the warning from the president of the Spanish Society for the...

Eating fish linked to avoiding diabetes

It lowers the risk of contracting type two diabetes

Spain’s Julio Iglesias is ‘willing’ to do DNA test to find out if Spanish lovechild is really his

A 99.99% DNA match between Sanchez and Iglesias in 2017 was deemed inadmissible

Brownie point loss

Peter Langdale from Garden La Palma offers some useful tips for gardening during the rainy season

Andalucia boy, 14, arrested for attempted rape of two women in broad daylight in town centre

A 14-YEAR-OLD boy has been arrested in Cadiz for the attempted rape of two women, aged 23 and 42. The alleged attacks happened within six...

Let’s build

This week Liam Kellehar looks at the architect’s role during construction

Luxury SUV recovered in Motril

The BMW was stolen in Italy back in 2009 and the Guardia Civil has arrested its driver, a Moroccan man, for handling a stolen vehicle and forged documentation

GRAPHIC: Vandals attack metal sculptures depicting shocking ‘sex acts’ in full view of ‘children’ on popular Costa Blanca beachfront

VANDALS have disfigured a series of metal sculptures depicting shocking 'sexual acts' on Altea's Costa Blanca beachfront. At least...

Picasso’s widow may have hidden 300 artworks from painter’s heirs

A retired electrician who was convicted last year of hiding the works in his garage for 40 years, told a court in southern France that Picasso’s widow disliked her stepson

101 cats rescued from ‘foul smelling’ home on Spain’s Costa del Sol

A 101 cats have been rescued from a Malaga home. The feline haul came following complaints from neighbours of a ‘foul smell’ and ‘endless...

Sunbed reservation app to take the stress out of sunbathing

No more fights over the sunbeds!

PARTY PRINCE: Joachim of Belgium tests positive for COVID-19 after jetting into Spain for 27-person bash in Andalucia

PRINCE Joachim of Belgium has tested positive for COVID-19 after he attended a house party in Andalucia. The 28-year-old...

Hit the Tapas Trail in Torrevieja this weekend, 36 bars involved – download map here!

IF YOU missed out on the Tapas Trail in San Fulgencio at the weekend, you still have time to prepare for Torrevieja’s...

WARNING: Rising sea levels will put coasts of Spain’s Andalucia at risk of devastating floods EVERY YEAR from 2050...

Researchers from Climate Central spent three years studying the effects of rising seas due to climate change and human activity