Thursday, December 12, 2019

Expats’ rights campaigner slams UK politicians for ignoring British residents in Spain as Britons go to polls

“Even British residents in the UK don’t know how it affects us"

Spain’s acting PM Pedro Sanchez gets mandate from King to form government, as he launches talks with PP and...

“Spaniards are fed up with anger and clashes, they want to believe in politics again”

GRINCH: Vox blasts €100 Christmas surprise to help 150 young people working outside of Spain come home to Elche...

VOX have blasted Elche town hall's plans to help 150 of its expatriate sons and daughters come home for the Christmas period....

Spain slams ‘silent complicity’ of international leaders ahead of crisis climate change summit in Madrid

Many major countries are not on track to reduce their emissions as agreed during the 2016 Paris summit

Feminist protesters bare their chests at neo-fascists commemorating Franco’s death in Spain’s Madrid.

The women had the slogans ‘neither honour or glory in fascism’ written on their torsos and ‘stop 20-n' on their backs

Confusion as British consulate staff give conflicting information at Brexit advice event on Spain’s Costa del Sol

The Brexit Seminar is part of a string of events British embassy staff are holding across Spain in order to try and inform and prepare expats for Brexit

Pedro Sanchez on charm offensive to gain support for Spain’s coalition government from Catalan separatists

Sanchez needs to persuade the Catalan Republic Left (ERC) to abstain during the vote, in order to form a government

Ex-Junta de Andalucia president among 19 people jailed for total of 86 years in Spain’s ERE corruption scandal

Ex-Junta president Jose Antonio Grinan has been sentenced to six years jail and banned from office for 15 years

GUILTY: Ex-president of Junta de Andalucia gets six years in prison for role in historic ERE corruption case in...

EX-Junta de Andalucia president Jose Antonio Grinan has been sentenced to six years in prison for his role in the ERE scandal.  He has also...

“F**king Nazi, no one will cry when they come for you.” Councillor’s fury as Vox in Denia refuse to...

VOX'S leader in Denia has reacted to accusations of being a 'f**king Nazi' after he refused to stand during a minute's silence...

Catalan separatist leader battling extradition from Scotland says she will face ‘show trial’ if sent back to Spain

The University of St Andrews professor said she faced a ‘show trial’ if the UK sends her to trial in Spain

Deadline for UK expats to change driving licence extended to January 31 – what you need to know

The special measures put in place by the Spanish Department of Transport for UK nationals to exchange their driving licence have been...

British Ambassador to Spain Hugh Elliott to meet expats at key Brexit meeting on Costa del Sol

Elliott will be introduced as the event’s keynote speaker by local British councillor Dean Tyler Shelton

Far right party Vox enters petty row with Spain’s biggest pop star Rosalia after she said ‘f*** Vox’ during...

Vox has campaigned on a platform of anti-immigration and pledged to repeal gender-based violence laws

Spain could have government ‘within weeks’ after years of political uncertainty

SPAIN could have a new government before Christmas, according to PSOE secretary Rafael Simancas. The politician has revealed that an 'investiture session' - similar to...

Leaders of Spain’s PSOE and Podemos seal deal to form new government with a hug

PSOE and Podemos had previously tried to form a coalition following the Spring election, but talks broke down

Popular gay bar owner ‘fearful’ of growing far right and Vox after ‘noticeable spike’ in homophobic attacks in LGBT...

As a gay man and owner of a gay bar in the LGBT-friendly resort on Spain’s Costa del Sol, he has never felt unsafe, until now

British expat visiting family in Spanish-plated car told to ‘f**k off back to Europe’ by road rage driver in...

A BRITISH man visiting family in his Spanish-plated car has been told to 'f**k off back to Europe' by a road rage...

Spain’s far right Vox party wins most votes in Murcia at Spanish General Election

Turnout at the general election, which was narrowly won by the PSOE, was only 73.53%, three percentage points down from the April elections

Ciudadanos leader Albert Rivera resigns after shocking performance in Spain’s general election

CIUDADANOS leader Albert Rivera has resigned today after his centre-right party was almost wiped off the map in yesterday's general election. The C's, as its...

British expats abroad can vote in the December general election – here’s how

BRITISH citizens residing outside the UK can vote in the upcoming general election scheduled for December 12. However, there...

HUNG PARLIAMENT: Spain’s socialist PSOE wins election but no party has absolute majority

A left wing block of the PSOE, Podemos and Mas Pais only adds up to 159 seats, 17 short of a majority

F-RIGHT NIGHT: France’s Le Pen and Italy’s Salvini congratulate Vox after far-right party becomes third biggest political force in...

FAR-right leaders in Europe are beaming with pride tonight after Vox surged in the Spanish polls to become the third biggest political force in...

Far right and anti-immigrant party Vox win big in British expat hotspots on Spain’s Costa del Sol

SPAIN'S far right party Vox has emerged from today's general election as the third biggest political force in the country.  Running on a campaign which...

Polls close for Spain general election with socialist PSOE set for slim win and far right anti-immigrant Vox predicted...

Voter turnout was last calculated at 6pm, when it was put at 56.8%, four points lower than on April 28
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