Tuesday, February 19, 2019

BREXIT UPDATE: Spain offers further assurances to British expats after meeting with campaigners

The Spanish Foreign Ministry, the Interior Ministry and Presidencia met with representatives from EuroCitizens on February 6

Spanish navy boat with guns manned in war games with British off Gibraltar for second time in fortnight

Earlier this month, another Spanish warship encroached into British waters off Gibraltar, playing the national of Spain

Maldonado’s Mijas is like nowhere else says Bill Anderson as just five are running the town council

The amount of money being wasted in Mijas is like nowhere else, writes Bill Anderson

Franco’s body WILL be dug up just hours after Spain’s Pedro Sanchez calls snap general election

Sanchez has said he wants to proceed immediately with digging up the former dictator, and wants to complete the plan before summer

Pedro Sanchez calls snap general election in Spain for April 28

The electoral campaign will begin on April 13, before Spain has its third elections in less than four years

CATALUNYA CRISIS: ‘I am a political prisoner’ says Catalan leader as 12 separatists go on trial in Spain

Around 90% of Catalan voters backed independence, but the turn-out at the polls was just 43%

BREXIT: Everything British expats in Spain need to know

A deal, or no deal, expats are growing increasingly concerned about Brexit next month… here Charlie Smith and Joshua Parfitt present their Brexit Survival Guide

Spain likely to call snap general election as Pedro Sanchez fails to get budget past Parliament

PP leader Pablo Casado, labelled the budget result a ‘a de facto confidence vote’ against Sanchez

WATCH: British expat Brexiters in Spain branded ‘stupid’ and ‘arrogant’ after admitting they would now vote Remain in Channel...

The broadcaster visited the Costa Blanca to interview Brits living there about their opinions on the UK's divorce from the EU

Spain’s Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez considers calling early general election on April 14

The ruling PSOE party do not have an overall majority and are supported in government by the Podemos

ROCA’S OUT: Mastermind behind historic Malaya corruption case in Marbella FREED on early release

Roca and his string of accomplices were accused of accepting bribes in exchange for building licences from a string of real estate promoters

ANOTHER Spanish warship enters Gibraltar waters playing national anthem in two-hour Royal Navy stand-off

It comes after a Spanish warship illegally encroached into Gibraltar’s waters back in December, also blaring the national anthem of Spain

THRILLER IN MANILVA: British Ambassador to Spain encourages worried British expats to ‘get residency’ in Costa del Sol...

Manley spoke to a crowd of 200 people, as he outlined the various scenarios that the UK may leave the European Union in

PAGE-TURNER: Pedro Sanchez becomes first Spanish leader to publish book while in office

As well as current affairs, readers will be treated to ‘the unknown side of the President’, who acts as the book’s narrator

GREEN LIGHT: Spain and UK support new Venezuela leader as political crisis continues

It comes after the under-fire Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro failed to meet an eight-day deadline to call new general elections

Battle for Gibraltar continues as Spain inserts footnote into Brexit text calling Rock ‘a colony’

Gibraltar's Chief Minister Fabian Picardo claimed Spain was trying to ‘bully’ the Rock by refusing to remove the extra paragraph

SHOP TO THE TOP: How did new Andalucia leader Juanma Moreno go from green grocer’s assistant to Junta boss?

Nicknamed the ‘Gilet man’, new Junta leader Juanma Moreno once wanted to be a pop star and grew up impecuniously often working at his dad’s grocery store

Spain condemns arrest of journalists in Venezuela after Pedro Sanchez called President Maduro a ‘tyrant’

According to the UN 3 million Venezuelans have fled the country since 2014, while inflation has reached 1,300,000% since Maduro’s election

Spanish vineyards send as much wine as possible to UK before Brexit

In the first nine months of 2018, its wineries sold 32 million litres of vino to UK buyers - one third of its total global exports

Gibraltar leaders fly to London for Brexit talks with MPs ahead of crucial vote

It comes as MPs are set to vote on amendments to British Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal on Tuesday

UK spends £23m stockpiling food and fuel in Gibraltar and other territories to prepare for no-deal Brexit

Ammunition, spare parts, fuel and food are being gathered at military bases in Gibraltar, Cyprus and the Falklands

3.5M Brits could be unable to travel to Europe in event of no-deal Brexit

"People will be shocked to hear that they could be turned away at airports and prevented from going on holiday"

British Ambassador to Spain Simon Manley answers all your Brexit questions in Facebook live Q & A next week

The online event has been organised in a bid to calm public fear over the UK’s departure from the European Union, scheduled to occur on March 29

Spain to invest €235 billion to tackle climate change over next decade

It comes as the country sets a target of 100% renewable electricity by 2050

Spain and UK sign landmark deal mutually protecting voting rights after Brexit

Those wishing to vote at the next local elections will have to register by January 30

RED FLAG: British expat bar owner in southern Spain faces huge fine for refusing to take down Union Jack

Tracey Walker and her customers think Brexit could be a factor
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