Around 700 Involved in “Skipping the Line” Scandal in Spain

Around 700 Involved in "Skipping the Line" Scandal in Spain. AROUND 700 people, including politicians and senior officials, have already been vaccinated in Spain after...

Legendary Actress And Comedian Cloris Leachman Dies Aged 94

Legendary Actress And Comedian Cloris Leachman Dies Aged 94. Cloris Leachman, the phenomenally talented actress, and beloved comedian has died surrounded by family at age...

Former F1 Driver and Fernando Alonso’s Mentor Adrián Campos Dies, 60

Former F1 Driver and Fernando Alonso's Mentor Adrián Campos Dies, 60. THE racing world is in mourning after learning about the death of Spaniard Adrián...

Covid Vaccine Production Halted After Bomb Scare

COVID vaccine production has been temporarily halted following a bomb scare at a north Wales factory According to official sources, the production of Covid-19 vaccinations...

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Body Found in The Sea at Las Olas Beach in Almeria

A BODY has been found floating in the sea at Las Olas Beach in Almeria. According to reports from Emergencias 112 Andalucia the tragic discovery...

14 Years Since the Last Great Snowfall in Albox

IT is now 14 years since the last great snowfall in Albox, Almeria. Storm Filomena caused heavy snow across many parts of Spain and this...

Mercadona will no longer provide plastic bags to customers

SUPERMARKET chain Mercadona has announced the withdrawal of plastic bags both in physical stores and in home and online service. This comes as part of...

Experts can’t rule out the possibility of a major earthquake in Granada

GRANADA province, like the whole of the region of Andalucia, is no stranger to earthquakes. Most of them are small tremors, which do not get...

Spain Reported 257,000 New Covid Cases in the Last Seven Days

SPAIN Reported 257,000 New Covid Cases in the Last Seven Days - Which Places it Third Country in the World Spain has even surpassed the...

Changes planned this year to rules for overtaking cyclists

THE Spanish Traffic Department, DGT, has announced new regulations are planned for overtaking cyclists on roads. Once the changes come into effect drivers will have...

ITV failure for Palma Local Police vehicle being resolved

THERE were red faces in the Local Police, when one of its vehicles failed its ITV check due to the poor condition of its...

Design success for crockery ideal for person with one hand

A STUDENT from the School of Art and Design of the Balearic Islands (EASDIB), Davinia López Mora has won an award for designing crockery...

Recent news in brief from around Mallorca

  ONCE Kiosk ONCE the organisation which runs the lottery for those with visual impairment has installed a new kiosk on Carrer Major in Manacor which...

Bishop Gets Second Covid Vaccine After Breaking Protocol to Get First

Bishop Gets Second Covid Vaccine After Breaking Protocol to Get First. THE Bishop of Mallorca, Sebastià Taltavull, has received his second dose of the COVID-19...

Helping companions of patients sent to hospitals off island

THE Marratxi Council has gifted the sum of €4,000 to the Association of Aid to the Companion of the Sick in the Balearic Islands...

New restrictions in Axarquia town to combat spread of Covid

New restrictions to be enforced in an Axarquia town to combat spread of Covid. IZNATE Council has announced a series of preventative measures that will...

Axarquia records 159 new Covid cases and no deaths

Axarquia records 159 new Covid cases and no deaths. THE Ministry of Health and Families of the Junta de Andalucía has reported 159 new infections...

Missing teenage girl was held against her will by boyfriend

A MAN was arrested in Malaga for holding a girl, 15, who had been reported missing in December, against her will. He had met her...

Man wanted for sexually abusing minor found living in the woods

GUARDIA CIVIL have arrested a man for the alleged continued sexual abuse of a 12-year-old girl. The detainee, who was the victim’s mother’s boyfriend, fled...

Council called to task over new labelling for police cars

Council called to task over new labelling for police cars. VELEZ-MALAGA Local Police vehicles have been adapted to European regulations and equipped with new markings...

Scientists reveal reason for growing distance between Europe and America

A SCIENTIFIC investigation has revealed that the Atlantic Ocean is widening due to a geological phenomenon. The results reveal that increasing matter deep within the...

Another Spanish Bishop dies of covid as Juan del Río Martín passes away

Another Spanish Bishop dies of covid as Juan del Río Martín passes away. MONSIGNOR Juan del Río Martín died aged 73 this morning (January 28)...

Velez-Malaga Prepares €2.8 Million to Aid Families

VELEZ-MALAGA prepares a grant of €2.8 million in order to aid local families. The City Council of Velez-Malaga is aiming to help local families out...

Sport Federation to seek €1 billion compensation over Covid closures in Spain

Sport Federation to seek €1 billion compensation over Covid closures in Spain. THROUGH the National Federation of Sports Facilities Employers (FNEID), the sports facilities and...

Cadiz teacher Jailed for Three Years

CADIZ teacher jailed for three years for misappropriating thousands of euros The director of a school in Sanlucar has been sentenced to three years behind...


Irish Tourists Returning Home from Spain Spark Controversy

IRISH social media is ablaze with controversy as many users slam tourists returning home from holidays in Spain as Ireland remains in a critical...

Guardia Civil’s TikTok account has 237,000 followers in three months

IN the three months since its launch, the Guardia Civil official TikTok account has got 237,000 followers. The Guardia Civil said in a statement when...

Product recall: Aldi recalls batch of sliced bread after plastic found inside

SUPERMARKET chain Aldi has recalled a batch of sliced bread, following complaints from several clients who reported having found plastic inside. The bread is sold...

Guardia Civil Make Arrests in Fuerteventura After Being Attacked

GUARDIA Civil Officers Make Arrests in Fuerteventura After Being Attacked Guardia Civil have made five arrests, four men and a woman, in El Cotillo, in...

Violent Kidnapper Extradited from Tenerife to Florida

AN ALLEGED violent kidnapper who tortured his victim has been extradited from Spain to the US to face trial for a brutal Florida abduction. The...

All residents of Spain are eligible to receive Covid-19 vaccine

VACCINATION against Coronavirus in Spain began on December 27, and at the time of writing, 1,103,301 people had received the first dose and more...

Additional doses of Covid-19 vaccine to arrive in Gibraltar within days

Following a successful first week of the COVID-19 vaccination programme in Gibraltar, the UK has confirmed the arrival dates for the next supplies. 4,875...

Guardia Civil Deploy 300 Officers to Bust Andalucian Narco Network

A MASSIVE Guardia Civil operation has been launched in Cadiz and Seville provinces, with 300 officers deployed to carry out raids and arrests on...

WORLD NEWS

Germany Sends Military Medics To Portugal To Try To Evaluate The Situation

GERMANY Sends Military Medics To Portugal To Try To Evaluate The Situation as Covid runs wild The head of Portugal's doctor's association announced on Wednesday...

Portugal Reports Another Record Number of Deaths in the Last 24 Hours

Portugal Reports Another Record Number of Deaths in the Last 24 Hours. THE Portuguese health authorities have announced today (January 27) a new record of...

Portugal sets new Covid record as government considers asking Europe for help

Portugal has set a new single-day Covid death record as the country considers asking Europe for Covid help as rates continue to soar. ACCORDING to...

Portugal Registers 252 COVID-Related Deaths in the Last 24 Hours

PORTUGAL Registers 252 COVID-Related Deaths in the Last 24 Hours Portugal registers 252 new COVID-19 related deaths in the last day, according to figures published...

Two people arrested for seriously injuring dog to blackmail owner

TWO Swedish citizens have been arrested for allegedly blackmailing a man in Albacete and stabbing his dog. The two detainees, aged 34 and 37, and...

EU Looks To Further Tighten Movement Restrictions Across Europe

THE EU Looks To Further Tighten Movement Restrictions Across Europe - Recommending Isolating All Areas/Countries With More Than 500 Positive COVID Cases Per 100,000...

Sweden Temporarily Closes The Border With Norway Following Outbreak

SWEDEN Temporarily Closes The Border With Norway Following Oslo Outbreak The Swedish Government announced today (January 24) that they are temporarily closing the border with...

Swedish Actress and Director Gunnel Lindblom Has Died Aged 89

SWEDISH Actress and Director Gunnel Lindblom Has Died Aged 89 Gunnel Lindblom, who performed the lead role in Miss Julie for BBC Television in 1965,...

Grazie: Italy Mints €2 Coin Celebrating Pandemic Health Workers

IN HONOUR of the brave men and women who battled one of Europe's deadliest Covid outbreaks, Italy will mint a €2 coin celebrating the...

Rescuers Hunt for Missing Hikers on Italian Mountain

ITALIAN RESCUE teams are battling the winter elements to find a group of hikers who have been missing since Sunday on a mountain in...

Pope prays for Nigerian homeless man found dead near St. Peter’s as Vatican begins vaccination program

Pope Francis prayed for a Nigerian homeless man found dead near St. Peter’s as the Vatican begins vaccinating homeless people in its care in...

Italy to Take Legal Action Against AstraZeneca for Vaccine Reduction

ITALY is Set to Take Legal Action Against AstraZeneca for Vaccine Distribution Reduction Italy will take legal action against the pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca for reducing...