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UK blasts Spain after patrol boat interrupts military exercise on Gibraltar’s eastern coast

SPAIN and the UK have both lodged formal protests after a Royal Navy launch intercepted a Spanish patrol boat during a routine military exercise...

Spain chases UK boat before ‘illegally’ detaining crew member: Row brewing after the Ultimate Predator was boarded in British...

THE UK will lodge a formal complaint with Madrid on Wednesday after a Spanish patrol boat pursued a UK-flagged vessel in British waters -...

Gibraltar gets its own coat of arms at Speaker’s House in London as it attends meetings with British territories

SPEAKER of the UK House of Commons Sir Lindsay Hoyle unveiled a Gibraltar coat of arms in his Westminster office before a series of...

New UK driving licence deal with Spain excludes Channel Islands and the Isle of Man

THE Channel Islands and the Isle of Man have not been included in a recent agreement which allows UK driving licence holders in Spain...

Gibraltar finally given official city status 180 years after Queen Victoria awarded it

THE UK has finally recognized Gibraltar as a city as part of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, 180 years after the fact was omitted from...

Spanish airline based in Mallorca due to deport asylum seekers to Rwanda from UK

SPANISH airline Privilege Style, based in Mallorca, has agreed to fly channel-crossing migrants currently in the UK to Rwanda under a highly controversial new...

Problem, what problem?: UK’s Europe Minister James Cleverly ‘not aware’ of Gibraltar border issues

THE UK'S Europe Minister, James Cleverly, has insisted that recent issues with strict Schengen controls at the Gibraltar border are not a negotiating ploy...

MBE awarded doctor works tirelessly with UK government to dramatically reduce British balconing deaths in Spain’s Balearic Islands

The Olive Press talks to a Mallorca based surgeon who has worked tirelessly to reduce balconing deaths among British nationals

Airline bosses fuming after latest announcement leaves Spain off green list AGAIN – but flight prices to Ibiza soar

TRAVEL bosses have reacted with fury at the UK government's changes to travel plans as the Balearic Islands become the ONLY part of Spain...

Foreign travel uncertainty causing tax limbo for Brits with holiday homes in Spain

MORE than 600,000 Brits have been left in expensive tax limbo by the latest government update on overseas travel, according to experts. Non-resident holiday homeowners...

BREAKING: UK pledges €85 million to repatriate stranded Brits, with over 150,000 returning from Spain since the coronavirus lockdown

THE British government has pledged to spend €85 million to repatriate stranded Brits abroad.

Dominic Raab pens open letter to British expats in Spain, pledging to ensure their needs are met following Brexit

"No matter the terms of our departure from the EU, you will continue to be able to live and work in Spain."

UK Government denies issuing ‘fresh warning’ of terror threat in Spain

The last update to the UK Government’s travel advice for Brits heading to Spain, however, was on June 3

British expats bemoan ‘broken’ postal voting system as Cameron wins UK General Election

A total of 113,742 people registered to vote from abroad

Tuna-cuddling Helena Bonham Carter rejoices at new UK marine reserve

The UK government has agreed to create the world’s largest marine reserve

British government reject Gibraltar’s request for greater military presence

Fabian Picardo's request for a greater military presence on the Rock has been turned down




Spanish priest is removed from his Costa Blanca parish for calling Pope Francis a ‘heretic’

THE bishop of the Orihuela-Alicante diocese has suspended San Isidro's parish priest for branding Pope Francis a 'heretic'. Bishop Jose Ignacio Munilla took the tough...


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