Monday, December 16, 2019

Spain’s Malaga on track to experience driest year ever as reservoirs remain half full

Until now, the driest year ever was in 1985 when 267 litres of rain per square metre fell in the regional capital

BROLLIES OUT: Week of rain coming to Spain’s Costa del Sol and inland Andalucia starting TOMORROW as Aemet issues...

IT'S beginning to feel a lot like winter.  That Indian summer is long behind us as we head into the third week of December, with...

Lionel Richie to perform on Spain’s Costa del Sol in 2020

The US singer-songwriter is one of the first big names to be announced for Marbella's annual summer Starlite festival

RANKED: Spain’s 10 most popular tapas dishes

THERE is something genius about tapas.  What other culinary phenomenon allows you to eat so many different things at one sitting over an hour or...

Police pull over van ‘leaking blood’ on Spain’s Costa del Sol to discover two illegal tuna

POLICE in Estepona were not sure what they would find when they pulled over a van which was leaving a trail of blood as...

PET-XIT: British expats’ pets facing travel ‘nightmare’ as vet on Spain’s Costa del Sol warns of no-deal Brexit fallout

It comes after Boris Johnson's Conservative party won a healthy majority in the UK general election last night, paving the way for a quick and speedy exit from the EU

Spike in street brawls and violence sees three shootings in less than a week in British expat hotspot on...

A COSTA del Sol neighbourhood has reported three shootings in less than a week. Police were called to Las Flores, in Fuengirola, for the third...

Body found in Mijas was of 20-year-old ‘killed by submachine gun’ as more details emerge

THE young man found off a cliff in Mijas yesterday was a 20-year-old from Slovenia.  According to reports, the young man was known to police...

Stunning luxury and eco-friendly villa in Marbella wins top international architecture award

A LUXURY eco-friendly villa in Marbella has beat out hundreds of entries for a top European architecture award. Villa Alcuzcuz, located in the hills above...

‘THE FIRST KILL HURTS’: Hitman who kills for €15,000 along Spain’s Costa del Sol speaks out as police label...

A COSTA del Sol hitman has revealed how he gets paid up to €60,000 for each person he kills. The French-Moroccan, who grew up in...

BREAKING: Fresh suspected shooting as body of young man found off a cliff on Spain’s Costa del Sol

THE body of a young man has been discovered off a cliff on the Costa del Sol.  The grisly find was spotted by a passerby...

OUTRAGE after police armed with sniffer dogs ‘raid’ SCHOOL in Marbella as kids as young as 12 searched against...

KIDS as young as 12 have been left stunned by a 'surprise raid' by a police canine unit at a school in Marbella.  Armed with...

IN PICS: The INCREDIBLY cool bar in Malaga HIDDEN behind a fast food restaurant

FROM the outside it appears to be your run-of-the-mill fast food joint. But much like the gangster-run speakeasies of 1920s New York that sold bootleg...

300 legs of jamon nicked from back of truck while driver took a siesta on Spain’s Costa del Sol

MORE than 300 legs of jamon have been stolen from the back of a lorry while the driver took a nap on the Costa...

Marbella-based Swedish expat lived life of luxury renting out other people’s homes and cars on Spain’s Costa del Sol

A SWEDISH expat has been arrested in Marbella after renting out other people's property to the tune of tens of thousands of euros.  The 28-year-old,...

Marbella and Estepona DEMAND action on railway connecting Costa del Sol as Junta vice president says there is ‘no...

MARBELLA and Estepona are sick of being ignored over the long-awaited railway line connecting the Costa del Sol. That's the message coming from the two...

Here’s what Wolves got up to in Marbella yesterday, the football club’s third visit to Spain’s Costa del Sol...

After an afternoon of football, the players and staff were seen enjoying some downtime at La Sala, Puerto Banus

Mariah Carey thanks Malaga for Christmas lights homage as mayor invites singer to visit Spain’s Costa del Sol

MARIAH Carey has voiced her appreciation for being included in Malaga's Christmas lights show.  The American songstress tweeted a thank you message after being alerted...

One dead and four injured in horror smash near Spain’s Costa del Sol – fifth road death in as...

The four injured people include a 19-year-old woman and three men aged 37, 53 and 71

World’s ‘most expensive Christmas tree’ designed by Brit arrives on Spain’s Costa del Sol – and you won’t believe...

Draped in diamonds and precious stones - from Cartier and Bulgari no less - the 3.5 metre tree is proudly standing in the luxury Kempinski Hotel Bahia, in Estepona

In a new monthly column on the trials of learning Spanish, Charlie Smith makes a lasting impression on his...

By the time Spanish hit the school, I had already scraped a C in GCSE French and vowed never to learn a language again

British parents arrested as baby NEARLY DIES on Spain’s Costa del Sol after eating their cannabis stash

Officers searching the house found 250 grams of cannabis, 25 grams of hashish, syringes, a weed grinder and other drug paraphernalia

After two more gangland killings, Giles Brown calls for end to violence in Marbella and on Spain’s Costa del...

Marbella needs to take a long, hard look at the problem before it spirals any further out of control

WARNING: Thief robs €1,000 from retired British expat using THIS simple cash machine scam that ‘targets elderly’ on Spain’s...

"I blame Unicaja for being too slow and the police for – from the sound of it – doing nothing"
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