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Andalucian photographer takes best nature shot of 2015

Francisco Mingorance won the ‘places’ category in National Geographic’s yearly honours for his photo of a marsh in Cordoba partially destroyed by radioactive waste

Cheers, big ears!

At Christmas Gerard Pique, wife Shakira and their two sons Milan and Sasha posed wearing matching pyjamas

Santa’s don skis under the floodlights in the Sierra Nevada

Most wonderful time of the year

Slow and steady

The giant tortoise, which can be found at Fuengirola’s Bioparc, can grow up to 1.3 metres long and weigh as much as 400kg

Spain’s best decorated Christmas house

Three-bed house on the outskirts of Madrid has become a tourist attraction

Dogs may fly

This springy canine has been leaping about the Axarquia

Green tree python blending into Bioparc’s surroundings

They are common in New Guinea, Indonesia and Australia - and Fuengirola

Stunning Spanish picture of flamingos could bag huge world photo award

Pedro Jarque Krebs’ photo could win the 2016 Sony World Photography Awards

Dumped, face-painted pup finds new home thanks to JAWS

The Podenco was ‘thin and scared’ when rescued by the Jimena Animal Welfare Society

Puppies with poppies

Follow the example of these prime pooches and get togged up for Remembrance Day

French photographer captures Spain’s last miners

End of an era as 40,000 workers prepare for unemployment

Hold the front page!

The Olive Press makes fashion headlines that give new meaning to the ‘rag trade’

Ale’s well that ends well

Andalucia's beer drinkers were salivating at the seventh annual Allioli Oktober BierFest in Jimera de Libar, near Ronda this weekend

Spanish build a reputation for green-conscious property

Matavenero - one of Spain’s biggest ‘eco-villages’

Madrid to Marrakesh: The Sahara Challenge 2015

The Madrid to Marrakesh challenge is organised by the Endurance Rally Association

Gibraltar students visit European Parliament

The group toured the offices of the various political parties

IV Reunión Internacional Hayabusa Club Marbella 2015

The fourth international meeting of the Hayabusa Club Marbella will see almost a hundred riders from Europe descend on southern Andalucia

IN PICTURES: Gibraltar National Day rally 2015

Chief Minister Fabian Picardo, "Gibraltar is red, white and free"

IN FOCUS: Gibraltar Music Festival 2015

THOUSANDS of revellers turned out to watch their favourite bands perform at the Gibraltar Music Festival this weekend. While Paloma Faith’s ‘Hola Espana’ blunder may...

Ronda’s Feria de Pedro Romero opens with colourful parade

On Saturday there will be a tribute to Orson Welles and Ernest Hemingway

Christians and Moors do battle in Benadalid

It takes place at the end of August and coincides with celebrations in honour of the town's patron saint, San Isidro

Water battle to cool off in scorching Spanish summer

The Fiesta del Agua in JimeRa de Libar has been held for more than 20 years and honours the water wealth of the town

The magic of San Juan in Spain

Why poeple will be jumping over blazing bonfires before heading into the sea for a midnight dip tonight

WORLD HERITAGE WONDERS: The best UNESCO sites in Spain

With the package holiday Mecca of Benidorm vying for UNESCO World Heritage status, Tom Powell checks out membership to this exclusive culture club

Royal May Fair of Ronda 2015

Ronda's annual May Fair opens to showcase the best of agriculture, livestock and produce from across the Serrania

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