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Back to the days of Anarchy

Rare photos published in fascinating new book

What a wash out

Costly damages after floods decimated a trio of hotels and put a dampener on their best-laid Christmas plans

Floody hell

Junta chiefs blasted for lack of action after thousands of homes washed away in heaviest rainfall on record

Spain rain frustrates Schumacher

Extreme Andalucia weather now thwarts former champion

Crash, bang, wallop

The Olive Press investigates if the La Cala curve is Spain’s most dangerous bend after at least 15 crashes between Christmas and New Year

On top of the world

One of Europe’s highest resorts, for the first time ever there are more than 100kms of runs in the Sierra Nevada, writes Jon Clarke

Novelli goes belly up

EXCLUSIVE: ‘Even Novelli’s biggest fans were disgusted with him’, as wounded hotel bites back against criticism, by Andrew Pearce

MRI among ‘villains of 2009’

Bad press for local Costa del Sol property company

Obama’s man

Remarkable story behind the photo of this unknown Afro-American, who fought against Franco, in advance of US president’s visit

Mixed news for Spanish tourism

Costa del Sol tops tourist charts but statistics reveal sharp fall in 2009 hotel bookings

Expatriates march on Almeria

Hundreds of Britons protest in Almeria city against the latest bout of demolition orders

Extra virgin elixir of life

Not just fabulous on toast and salads, olive oil can help you live longer. As the olive picking season begins, Andrew Pearce and Jon Clarke discover that Andalucia's world-beating olive oil was not just the world's first example of branding, but how many of its century-old techniques still survive to this day

Snowed under

First the floods, now the snow arrives. Here conditions on the road between Grazalema and El Bosque, just 20 minutes from the Costa del Sol

Further flooding as Spanish rainfall reaches record books

Record rainfall in Andalucia leaves reservoirs up 20 per cent on last year. Here, heavy rain in Jerez caused the River Guadalete to flood thousands of homes

Welcome to my prison office

Disgraced mayor is ‘running town hall’ from his jail cell. Here, Juan Enciso is seen leaving court.

‘Narco-sub’ that got blown out of the water

As dozen Algeciras dockers are nicked in drugs swoop - and UK and Spain work together on 375 million euro haul - court hears how two Andalucian businessmen funded an underwater smuggling operation that quickly sunk

Record rainfall sees worst floods since 1940s

Some of heaviest rain on record leads to flood chaos in Andalucia. Here, a submerged house in Jimera de Libar, near Ronda. Picture Karl Smallman.

Brit developer in property scandal

Expat developer and shamed flamenco mayor implicated in Alcaucin housing scandal

Fishermen unite to protect tradition

Ancient technique endangered by new fishing quotas

Boneheads!

After years of speculation, months of investigations and weeks of digging, Spanish poet Lorca's remains are nowhere to be found. A big mistake, or did Franco's troops clear the mass grave just weeks after it was used?

Greenpeace warning

Hard-hitting campaign warns of future with decisive summit now underway

Junta stands its ground

Government stance threatens to further enflame Axarquia housing row

Three Kings come early

Award-winning tourism plan to restore King's Path to get funding this month

The Prehistoric museum of Andalucia

2010 is the 600th anniversary since the Christians conquered Antequera... But that is almost like yesterday in the glorious history of Andalucia’s oldest town, where Spain’s ‘first architects’ were based, writes Jon Clarke

Enough is enough!

Andalucia ombudsman calls for immediate halt to all coastline construction

From bling to book

Marbella launches Andalucia's first English-speaking university
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