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Human skull and bones found on beach in Spain

POLICE in Spain are investigating the discovery of a human skull and bones on a beach in the south of the country. The skeletal...
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Struggling Malaga go attacker mad in the transfer window

MALAGA CF have bolstered their attack in the January transfer window in a bid to stave off relegation. The club have signed three centre...
Twitter

BENIDORM BALCONY DEATH: ‘No-one to face action’ over ‘thrown out’ Kirsty Maxwell evidence

NO-ONE is likely to face disciplinary action after claims that the clothes Kirsty Maxwell was wearing when she died in Spain had been ‘thrown...
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Spaniards outraged with The Times following ‘How To Be Spanish’ article

SPANIARDS have voiced their outrage with a recent article published in the UK about how to become Spanish. The Sunday Times article – featured...

Conservation group warns of ‘ecological crisis’ at Mallorcan natural park

AN ENVIRONMENTAL group has appealed to international law over damage caused to Mallorca’s Natural Park of S’Albufera. The Grup Balear d’Ornitologia (GOB) has warned...
Ryanair

RYANAIR: Airline to sell post-Brexit tickets this summer – but with conditions

RYANAIR’S Chief Marketing Officer, Kenny Jacobs, has confirmed the low-cost Irish airline will sell 2019 post-Brexit flights in Europe from summer 2018. But there...
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Lightning strikes Mallorca-bound flight

PASSENGERS aboard a Mallorca-bound flight had quite the fright when their plane was struck by lightning. Passengers said the strike thundered into the plane...
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WATCH: Pallet van man faces TALL fine for dangerous load

LOCAL POLICE have identified the driver of a white van that was filmed stacked high with wooden pallets on its roof in Spain. Juan...
Ryanair

Ryanair extra-legroom seats to cost more if you want same benefits as before

RYANAIR passengers who pay extra to reserve front row and exit-aisle seats with more legroom will no longer receive priority boarding as part of...

We did put kids in Archidona prison, admits Spanish government

THE Spanish government have admitted that they did lock up 11 migrant children in an ‘unopened’ prison – two and a half months after...
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Man dies in cheese factory accident in Spain

A WORKER has died at a cheese factory after being trapped by a machine at chest height. The industrial accident happened in the town...
Guardia Civil

Spanish police seek agents for undercover work

SPANISH police have created the first course that specifically trains officers to go undercover. The police are planning to train 40 recruits that will...
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Eight held after €6m hashish raid in southern Spain

DETECTIVES are quizzing eight people held during a giant drugs bust in southern Spain. It comes after anti-drugs police swooped on three huge shipments...
Guardia Civil / Hacemos Guadalajara (Angel Adan)

Police say ‘wild panther’ that caused panic in Spain is a shaggy dog story

POLICE in Spain claim that the ‘big cat’ that has sparked a massive hunt could, in fact, just be a big, black, shaggy dog....
Instituto Geográfico Nacional

Southern Spain rocked by NINE earthquakes in 24 HOURS

AN earthquake with a magnitude 3.4 on the Richter scale was felt in southern Spain yesterday (Tuesday), one of nine in less than a...
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Man dies after forgetting house keys, abseiling from roof and falling from sixth floor

A MAN has died after locking himself out of his flat and trying to gain re-entry by climbing down from the building’s roof in...

Saunabrick for quality saunas in Andalucia

SAUNABRICK is a company located in Fuengirola which, for more than 30 years, has been dedicated to the manufacture of Finnish saunas which please...
Guardia Civil

Puppies buried alive in horrific animal cruelty case

TWO puppies buried alive on a Mula farm have been rescued, but seven others could not be saved, according to reports. Guardia Civil are...
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Bremain in Spain back ‘Votes for Life’ campaign

A GROUP working to protect the rights of British migrants in Spain is running a campaign to support ‘Votes for Life’. It is estimated...
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ONCE IN A BLUE MOON: Spain gets super moon but misses out on blood...

PEOPLE  around the world are getting excited at the prospect of seeing an incredibly rare 'super blue blood moon' – but, if you live...