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Spain’s Government SEIZES former dictator General Franco’s €5 million summer palace over its ‘fraudulent’ sale

It comes as Pedro Sanchez’s PSOE administration has pushed on with a plan to exhume the remains of the Fascist dictator

Spain’s Supreme Court blocks reburial of General Franco just days before body due to be dug up

The arguments of his family against removing him from the Valley of the Fallen rested on the ‘irreparable’ damage it would cause

Fascist vandals paint Nazi swastikas on cultural centre in northern Spain

"We will continue to be profoundly antifascist and committed to the rights and freedoms"

WATCH: Topless female protestors in Madrid kicked and punched by Franco supporters

Bare-breasted Femen activists, who had the slogan 'Legal Fascism, National Shame' painted across their chests, stormed Franco remembrance rally

WATCH: Man defaces General Franco’s tomb in Madrid with red paint and is dragged away by security guards

The protest was sparked by growing tension surrounding the planned exhumation of the remains of General Franco from the Valley of the Fallen

General Franco’s body will be exhumed thanks to Spain government decree being signed TODAY

SPAIN will pass a decree today signing off on the exhumation General Franco's body. It comes after new PSOE prime minister made the removal of...

Elderly doctor to stand trial for snatching children in Spain’s ‘stolen babies’ scandal

The former gynaecologist will become the first person to stand trial for the scandal that has cast a dark shadow over Spain for decades

Spain’s prime minister Pedro Sanchez promises to exhume the remains of General Franco

The controversial site has faced huge criticism for being the only remaining monument dedicated to a fascist leader in Europe

General Franco’s grandson jailed in Spain for deliberately ramming police car

GENERAL Franco's eldest grandson has been sentenced to 30 months jail for deliberately crashing into a police car.Francisco Franco Martinez-Bordiu, 63, was sentenced to...

Hugh Thomas death marks passing of one of Spanish Civil War’s greatest chroniclers

Copies of book were smuggled across French border during Franco dictatorship

Spanish siesta to get the boot as Spain dumps ‘Nazi time’ for GMT

The government is considering replacing the ‘Nazi time zone’ it currently operates in with Greenwich Mean Time

Film made to honour Miguel de Unamuno’s heroic speech against Spain’s General Franco

As The Island of Wind honouring one of Spain’s great intellectuals hits cinema screens, Joe Duggan recalls the day Miguel de Unamuno bravely defied Franco

Madrid Town Hall to remove Francoist street names from all public buildings

The Spanish capital is to change 30 such names honouring the former dictator and his regime

Toledo Army Museum gives poignant insight into Spain’s military past

A poignant exhibition of wartime paraphernalia offers an insight into Spain’s military past

Hilary Benn recalls Spanish Civil War in ISIS ‘fascist’ Commons speech

Labour foreign secretary defies Jeremy Corbyn to vote for military action

40 years on …. is Spain free of Franco?

With the 40th anniversary of Franco’s death looming large next month we bring you 40 facts about El Caudillo

Franco’s Gibraltar siege

With the 40th anniversary of Franco’s death looming large next month we bring you 40 facts about El Caudillo

How La Nogalera came to be Torremolinos’ gay hot-spot

Sticking two fingers up to Fascism, Torremolinos offered Europeans the chance to live the free life they desired

Archaeologists to search area where Federico Garcia Lorca may be buried

One of the Spanish Civil War's great mysteries may be about to be solved

Death of former Spanish Prime Minister Adolfo Suarez sparks national mourning

Spain pays tribute to the former prime minister following his death this afternoon

Spanish Franco fallout

A new 6.5m euro state-funded biography of the former dictator stokes fury as it paints him in a good light

Mass graves to be excavated in Ronda

Civil War victims will be exhumed in the Serrania
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