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Spanish Government reveals it actually returned more than 50,000 faulty Chinese coronavirus tests, rather than 9,000 previously stated

The PP and Vox have demanded to see the finances relating to the purchase of tests

‘I’M VULNERABLE’: British snooker legend Willie Thorne reveals he has leukaemia and is locked in Spanish hospital alone due...

“All I’ve got is a 24-hour news channel and that’s all about the coronavirus, which is hard to watch”

Disgraced Spanish opera icon Placido Domingo, 79, tests positive for coronavirus

It comes just weeks after the musician’s six-decade-long career was plunged into scandal when the Government axed two of his concerts in Madrid

Long before Antonio Banderas, another hot Spanish actor was the toast of Hollywood and he came from the Campo...

CALLE Actor Antonio Moreno at the back of Mercadona is not the most beautiful street in Los Barrios

IN PICS: It’s the end of Madrid as we know it – coronavirus report from streets of Spanish capital

IT’S not exactly the Civil War or a scene from the 1936 Battle of Madrid, but there is a definite siege mentality in Madrid and it’s building

FALSE FRIENDS: Beware these linguistic enemies which trick many a Spanish student, warns Charlie Smith

These are not the mates who bitch about you behind your back or slink off without paying for their share of the bill

100 SPANISH ICONS: Number one, Malaga’s Maria Zambrano

IN a first of a NEW series we look at names you have heard of, but may not know the fascinating history behind these famous names

IN PICS: Spectacular 15,000-year-old carvings uncovered in Spanish cave

They are said to be extremely fragile and can be damaged by merely being touched

QUÉ? 13 Spanish language facts expats in Spain should know

Here are some facts to remind us why we want to belong to this growing list of speakers

Spanish crisp firm’s orders surge 150% after its snacks appear in Korean Oscar-winning film Parasite

It may have been a small part, but it has had a big effect on the fortunes of the family firm

Spanish property expert Adam Neale explains why the first offer is always the best offer

As sellers on the Costa del Sol know only too well, selling takes time, not because the market is rubbish but because this is typical of a holiday home market

Spanish Government bans ‘vegan’ pasties and pizzas because they ‘contain milk’

An alert for the presence of milk in the products was made first made in the UK

Dicks, balls, c*nts… Spain’s Andalucia has some great everyday swearwords, but its other vocabularly is even more curious

In a new monthly column, Charlie Smith explores the trials and tribulations of learning Spanish

Elderly British expat fraudster told by Spanish police to ‘leave Spain’ before he’s killed by timeshare businessman

A BRITISH fraudster who faces extradition has claimed that Spanish police forced him to incriminate himself

‘Celebrity’ archaeologist faces five years in jail after he ‘faked’ artefacts to prove link between Egyptian and Spanish cultures

ARCHAEOLOGIST Eliseo Gil has been told he faces a lengthy prison sentence and anonymity from the archaeological community after being accused of falsifying artefacts that had the potential to ‘rewrite the history books'

Football WAG and former British expat Julie Neville teaches you how to make Valencian paella in new Spanish cookbook

She upped sticks to Valencia in 2015, as her ex-Manchester United husband, 43, took on assistant coaching duties at the La Liga side

Perfect Blue Monday pick-me-up for staff at Spanish estate agent, which hands out eggs to employees

Owner Longden has lived in the area since 1973 and currently has a farm in Daya Nueva

Spanish Government cracks down on social media influencers recommending prescription drugs

A pharmacist, first noticed the problem when a certain brand of prescription facial wipe was suddenly selling out, only to find it was being recommended by a popular Youtube channel as a treatment for acne

10-man Real Madrid win 11th Spanish Super Cup against rivals Atletico in Saudi Arabia

The Galacticos captain put away the decisive spot kick at Jeddah’s King Abdullah Sports City Stadium

ESCAPES: The Olive Press picks its top ten hotels to enjoy the Spanish mountains – and not just for...

Sitting by a fire, reading a good book, taking a bracing stroll, followed by a massage or dip in a spa is a wonderful way to relax during winter in Spain

Record 133 airport workers hauled before judges 10 years after their strike which led to eight Spanish airports closing...

They are charged with ‘the crime of abandoning public service’ and causing the financial damages of the passengers that were involved

Spanish Government tightens restrictions on Yemeni refugees entering Spain, amid civil war that has killed 100,000 people

The Yemeni Civil War which has been ongoing since 2015 has claimed the lives of more than 100,000 people

BASKETBALL: Epic all-Spanish clash between Baskonia and Barcelona ends 76-74 to close off first round of Euroleague

THIS week marks the start of the second round of the Euroleague – Europe’s top tier basketball competition

Pregnant Spanish influencer in holocaust row after posing for Instagram snap captioned #babyintheoven at memorial to murdered jews

The caption is a reference to her second pregnancy – a girl – with husband Javier Ungria, which she announced in November

British man arrested after ‘ripping’ €23.5 million Picasso painting depicting Spanish artist’s lover Dora Maar

Malaga-born Pablo Picasso created the piece, which portrays his lover Dora Maar in Nazi-occupied Paris
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