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EXCLUSIVE: Mijas fire which destroyed hundreds of hectares of land ‘was most likely set deliberately’

A FOREST fire which destroyed 250 hectares of land and at least one property while forcing hundreds to evacuate was ‘most likely deliberate’, it...

Mijas fire: Flames are stabilised after a more than 12-hour firefighting operation involving multiple aircraft and 10 ground troops

A FOREST fire in Mijas was finally brought under control on Sunday night. The inferno kept firefighters busy after being sparked in the Venta los...

Mijas fire: Flames expected to rage until at least 4pm as planes are roped in to tackle inferno being...

A FOREST fire in Mijas is not expected to be extinguished anytime soon despite helicopters and planes being roped in to the operation. According...

Manager of Murcia nightclub is arrested over deadly inferno that killed 13 people

THE manager of a Murcia nightclub in which 13 people perished in a deadly fire has been arrested. Fonda Milagros was set ablaze in...

BREAKING: Forest fire on Spain’s Costa del Sol: Residents are evacuated as Level 1 emergency is declared

A FOREST fire is currently raging on the Costa del Sol. According to Andalucia's firefighting service INFOCA, a fire was declared in Mijas at...

Nightclub at centre of tragic fire that killed 13 in Spain’s Murcia had no licence and had been ordered...

ONE OF the nightclubs that went up in flames early on Sunday morning in Murcia did not have a licence and was ordered to...

Fourteen vehicles left burnt to a crisp in Marbella as fire razes outdoor parking garage

SOME 14 vehicles were burnt to a crisp last night in the city of Marbella, as the result of a fire that fortunately left...

Spain’s Andalucia registers lowest wildfire activity in recent years

DESPITE an exceptionally challenging summer marked by soaring temperatures and the and the effects of prolonged drought on vegetation, Andalucia has seen a drop...

Fierce fire rips through top-floor apartment in Benidorm tower block after night of storms

A BLAZE erupted on the 32nd-floor flat of one of Benidorm's towering skyscrapers this morning ay 7.30am. Onlookers and dog-walkers stopped to look up...

Forest fire in Benahavis: Planes and helicopter are roped in to tackle inferno as smoke is seen from Marbella

A FOREST fire in the hills of Benahavis is said to have been stabilised. Firefighters were in a race against time to extinguish the...

TENERIFE FIRE: Canaries Government says up to 26,000 people may have been evacuated

UP to 26,000 people may have been evacuated as a wildfire continues to sweep across the Spanish island of Tenerife. Some 5,000 hectares across 11...

Firefighters and army battle to extinguish blaze on Spain’s Tenerife with Canary Islands president saying its the ‘worst in...

CANARY ISLANDS president Fernando Clavijo has said that the Tenerife wildfire which started on Tuesday was the 'worst in 40 years'. Firefighters are encountering soaring...

Forest fire in Spain’s Tenerife remains ‘out of control’: Huge 22km inferno has torn through at least 1,800 hectares...

A FOREST fire tearing through Tenerife remains ‘out of control’ after destroying more than 1,800 hectares of land across some 22km.  The inferno has been...

WATCH: Moment poker player’s yacht bursts into flames off Spain’s Formentera as huge plumes of smoke billow into the...

The inferno began in the stern of the 27-metre vessel while it was anchored in the area of Cavall d’en Borras, in Formentera

BREAKING: Wild fire strikes upmarket Puerto Banus in Marbella as firefighters battle flames with a helicopter

A FIRE is burning its way through the outer regions of Marbella’s Puerto Banus, beloved of the jet set class and high rollers in...

BREAKING: Forest fire declared in Spain’s Andalucia as firefighters scramble planes and helicopter to tackle the blaze

Footage taken from a helicopter drafted in to tackle the flames shows huge plumes of smoke bellowing from the hills near Calañas in Huelva

Forest fire warning in Spain as majority of country is placed under most extreme ‘red’ alert – while neighbouring...

Almost the entirety of Spain is under an extreme risk of forest fires this week as the third heat wave of the summer sends...

Gas explosion leaves one dead, 14 injured in Spain’s northwestern city of Valladolid

A SUSPECTED gas explosion in the northwestern Spanish city of Valladolid left one woman dead and 14 people injured on Tuesday night. The body...

More than 4,200 residents of Canary Island La Palma evacuated as fire crews tackle blaze

FIRE CREWS were battling on Sunday morning to extinguish a blaze that broke out the day before on the Canary Island of La Palma....

Summer fires reactivate hedgehog rescue unit in Spain’s Doñana

THE first summer wildfires to have razed parts of Doñana have prompted a hedgehog rescue operation to be put in place. Wildfires take a devastating...

Tragic fire at Italian restaurant in Madrid claims a third life

ONE OF the people injured in a shocking fire at a Madrid restaurant on April 21 has died in hospital. The total number of...

Consumer group calls for restaurant inspections across Spain after deadly fire in Madrid 

THE BILBAO branch of a franchise of Italian restaurants has removed plastic plants used for decoration from the ceiling, after a blaze broke out...

Almost all of Spain at ‘extreme’ or ‘very high’ risk of forest fires

THE unprecedented hot weather for this time of the year has placed practically the whole of Spain at a very high level of fire...

Exclusive update: Third time lucky, as arsonists allegedly set exclusive Marbella beach restaurant on fire 

A FIRE that destroyed El Nini beach bar in San Pedro Alcantara, Marbella, was allegedly caused by arsonists. A partner at the restaurant that was...

Famous chiringuito in San Pedro (Marbella) destroyed by fire 

The well-known Chiringuito el Nini burnt down this morning on San Pedro Alcantara’s seafront.    Residents spotted the fire around 3.30am and called firefighters, who quickly...

Andalucia increases forest fire warning from low to medium half a month early

The Junta de Andalucia has upgraded the alert level for the risk of forest fires from low to medium due to high temperatures and...

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