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Costa Press Club brewery visit goes down well with journalists

SOME 20 members and guests of the Costa Press Club have been treated to a guided tour and beer tasting at Cervezas Victoria, Malaga’s...

Mallorca authorities work with more than 6,000 people in anti-gender violence campaign

MORE THAN 6,000 people have taken part in a Mallorca-wide campaign to raise awareness against gender violence on the island, according to authorities. The Consell...

Two suspects charged over alleged moped-bound muggings on the Costa Blanca

A COURT has bailed a man and a woman charged in connection with allegations of several thefts which saw robbers riding mopeds snatching people’s...

French PM Edouard Phillippe set to arrange delivery around 7,000 seized ETA items to...

FRANCE’S Prime Minister is due to travel to Madrid tomorrow (Monday) to arrange the formal handover of thousands of items seized from the Basque...

Corrupt cash call on the Costa Del Sol

MARBELLA’S mayor has called on Spain’s government to help the city recover hundreds of millions of euros lost to corruption and residents may have...

Euro Weekly’s Nicki Burgess blazes trail for charity on streets of London

NICKI BURGESS, general manager of the EWN Media Group, has raised more than €1,067 for Cancer Research UK after completing an almost 20 kilometre...

Coast guards rescue 342 migrants off coast of Southern Spain

SPANISH coast guards picked up a total of 342 people from seven boats as they made their way to the country’s southern coast yesterday...

Spain’s healthcare system is ‘most efficient in Europe’

SPANISH healthcare is the most efficient in Europe and ranks third in the world, according to statistics released by data analysis firm Bloomberg. This is...

Shocking study sheds new light on domestic violence in Spain

ABUSERS who consume alcohol have more difficulty empathising with their partners, according to a new study by the University of Valencia. The psychology and neuroscience...

Fourteen football fans injured after fence collapse at La Liga game in Spain

TEN supporters of Sevilla Football Club were rushed to hospital last night (Saturday) after a fence collapsed during their team's game at Eibar. A further...

VOTE NOW: Clock’s ticking for Benidorm’s Tiki Beach bar as ‘save it’ campaign is...

AN online campaign to save a Benidorm bar popular with holidaying Brits has been launched despite Spain's Supreme Court order for it to close in...

IN PICTURES: Violent scenes as riot police clash with pro-independence protesters in Barcelona

BATON-WEILDING riot police in Spain have been pelted with paint bags by pro-independence supporters in Barcelona today (Saturday) ahead of Monday's anniversary of the...

Hard pill to swallow for Costa pharmacists

CHEMISTS in the Alicante region of Spain claim they are having supply problems with 382 drugs, a figure they say is unusually high. And the...

Major emergency declared as fuel tanker driver dies in smash

A FUEL tanker driver has died after his vehicle was in collision with a lorry carrying scrap metal - forcing the closure of a main...

Fight against bullying is being stepped up by Spanish police

THE FIGHT against bullying is being stepped up by National Police in schools. As of this week, officers across the country will be raising awareness...

Judge claims legal system ‘fails’ women after spate of alleged gender violence deaths in...

SPAIN’S justice system is failing to stop gender violence, a judge claimed last week, after several deaths including one following a restraining order against...

Stabbing probe launched on Costa del Sol

A 37-YEAR-OLD man has reportedly confessed to stabbing a 27-year-old woman near a Torremolinos supermarket after turning himself in at a police station in...

Man faces arrest on return to UK after skipping court and flying to Benidorm...

A MAN accused of kicking another racegoer in the head during a mass brawl at Goodwood races failed to appear in court after flying...

WATCH: Bullfighter gored on opening day of festival in Spain

MALAGA bullfighter Saul Jimenez Fortes is recovering in hospital after being seriously gored on the opening day of an autumn festival in Madrid. The 28-year-old...

D-Day scenes recreated on the beaches of Benidorm this weekend

ONE of the most important military campaigns in history will be re-enacted once again in the peculiar setting of Benidorm. History lovers will don Allied...

WATCH: One of ‘most wanted’ men in Europe found hiding in kitchen cupboard in...

POLICE in Spain have arrested one of Europe's most wanted fugitives, who had been on the run since 2006, when they found him hiding...

Passenger who screamed ‘We’re all going to die’ on flight to UK from Spain...

A PASSENGER who drunkenly cried out 'We're all going to die' as her flight from Tenerife to East Midlands Airport landed appeared in court...

HEROIC: British nurse helps save drowning man in swimming pool in Spain

A NURSE from Sheffield has been praised for her heroic actions after she helped save the life of a young man who was found...

‘Hijack’ of sightseeing bus by anti-tourism campaigners in Spain

ANTI-TOURISM campaigners in Spain have staged the latest in a series of publicity stunts against mass tourism. Protestors in Mallorca disrupted the route of a...