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Canary Islands Edition

First patient diagnosed with coronavirus in Spain released from hospital

THE Ministry of Health in the Canary Islands have confirmed that the first patient diagnosed with coronavirus has been discharged from the General Hospital of...

Plane crashes into the sea in Spain’s Canary Islands after suffering...

THE occupants of a plane have miraculously survived after the aircraft they were travelling on crashed into the sea in Spain's Canary Islands. As reported...

Identical twins arrested in Spain after one sat driving test exam...

TWO identical twins have been arrested after one of them took the place of his brother for a driving licence examination in Spain.  The investigation...

Colombian cocaine smuggling ring that got €3 million into debt broken...

A COCAINE smuggling ring that was bringing large quantities of the drug to the Canary Islands has been broken up.  After 12 months of investigation,...

Sunbathers help migrants washed up on beach in Gran Canaria, Spain

SUNBATHERS in Gran Canaria, Spain, have joined forces with emergency workers to give water, food and clothes to a group of migrants who arrived...

Young woman’s death in Tenerife suspected gender-based violence

THE death of a 26-year old woman in Tenerife in the early hours of Monday could turn out to be gender-based violence, ironically coinciding...

Leader of one of Italy’s most violent mafia clans arrested in...

AN Italian man allegedly the leader of a violent group called “the Fourth Mafia” has been arrested in the Canary Islands.  Police say the mafia...

Decades old plastic yoghurt pot washes up on Tenerife beach

A PLASTIC yoghurt pot from the 1980s has washed up on a Tenerife beach. Despite being more than 40 years old, the pot is in...

Tenerife villa amongst £8.1 million property portfolio confiscated by UK police

A VILLA on the Spanish Canary island of Tenerife is amongst an £8.1 million (€9.4 million) property portfolio seized from a  British family.  The UK’s...

Gibraltar Referendum on Abortion in March

IT is within living memory that the Bishop of Gibraltar had so much sway and the Catholic Church was so strong that it was...

Are you ready for pancake day, this coming Tuesday?!

Pancake Day, or Shrove Tuesday is a day which moves around, depending on when Easter lands that year! It immediately precedes Ash Wednesday (the...

Costa Women TV – The Launch!

This week we invite you to celebrate with us the launch of (drum roll) Costa Women TV, a platform where women who make it...

How to Manage Anxiety – 4 Tips to Consider

As common as anxiety might be, living with this mental disorder is anything but easy. After all, not only can this debilitating condition keep...

Spain’s Andalusia Promoted As Best Equestrian Destination By Sunshine Tour

The Regional Ministry of Tourism is collaborating in the 26th edition of the Sol Sunshine Tour, an international show jumping competition in Vejer. The international...

Volvo XC60 T5 R-Design

VOLVO has a long history of producing robust and spacious vehicles and its SUV range reflects that and adds luxury features and premium styling...

Launching our 2020 Funny Pet Photo Competition

EVERY year at HouseSitMatch we invite you our readers to send us your funniest pet photo as your competition entry. This year we invite...

Spain set for love and romance on Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day – a time for love, romance and that uncomfortable feeling of wondering what to buy the loved one in your life. While many...

CPIC are coming to Barcelona

CPIC GLOBAL, also known as the China Pakistan Investment Corporation, is an award-winning, privately-owned real estate investment firm headquartered in London with offices in...

Wounded Manchester City Strike Back With West Ham Their Victims As...

Manchester City 2 – 0 West Ham Report By Adam Brown ( Football With Brownie)   They say there’s nothing more dangerous than a wounded animal and...

Two-time world champion Miki Biasion star of Mallorca Classic Rally

TWO-TIME World champion Massimo ‘Miki’ Biasion, will be the star of the upcoming Isla de Mallorca classic car rally. The Italian heads the list of...

Spain’s Atletico Madrid Beat Champions Liverpool In First Leg Of Champions...

Champions Liverpool have to come from behind in their Champions League last-16 tie against Atletico Madrid after a 1-0 first-leg defeat in the Spanish...

What’s left to fight for in the EPL?

We have been spoiled in recent years with EPL title races going down to the wire, even being settled by dramatic last gasp winners. This...

Costa Almeria walkers take a hike in the snow

AROUND 20 people took to the slopes in snowshoes this weekend for an Adra-council organised hike in a mountain region on the Almeria-Granada border. Guided...

Top young sailors put to the test in Costa Blanca destination...

SOME of Spain’s top young sailors will be in Orihuela Costa this week to take part in a major national yachting event. The Costa Blanca...

Costa Almeria cycling classic an all-round triumph

THE Almeria cycling classic was an all-round triumph. Sunday’s thrilling 'Clasica' race attracted 20 of the best teams in the world and reached 64 countries....

Costa Almeria runners El Bandido ladies take five podium places at...

MOJACAR’S El Bandido Runners turned out in force for the 10th edition of the 10-kilometre ACD Bomberos Levante race in Turre on Sunday. The 19...

Arsenal’s home game against Lewes in the Women’s FA Cup on...

Earlier this week Chelsea's clash with Liverpool was also called off due to fears over strong winds. The Gunners are the reigning Women's Super League...

Wounded Manchester City Strike Back With West Ham Their Victims As...

Manchester City 2 – 0 West Ham Report By Adam Brown ( Football With Brownie)   They say there’s nothing more dangerous than a wounded animal and...

Two-time world champion Miki Biasion star of Mallorca Classic Rally

TWO-TIME World champion Massimo ‘Miki’ Biasion, will be the star of the upcoming Isla de Mallorca classic car rally. The Italian heads the list of...

Spain’s Atletico Madrid Beat Champions Liverpool In First Leg Of Champions...

Champions Liverpool have to come from behind in their Champions League last-16 tie against Atletico Madrid after a 1-0 first-leg defeat in the Spanish...

What’s left to fight for in the EPL?

We have been spoiled in recent years with EPL title races going down to the wire, even being settled by dramatic last gasp winners. This...

Costa Almeria walkers take a hike in the snow

AROUND 20 people took to the slopes in snowshoes this weekend for an Adra-council organised hike in a mountain region on the Almeria-Granada border. Guided...

Top young sailors put to the test in Costa Blanca destination...

SOME of Spain’s top young sailors will be in Orihuela Costa this week to take part in a major national yachting event. The Costa Blanca...

Costa Almeria cycling classic an all-round triumph

THE Almeria cycling classic was an all-round triumph. Sunday’s thrilling 'Clasica' race attracted 20 of the best teams in the world and reached 64 countries....

Costa Almeria runners El Bandido ladies take five podium places at...

MOJACAR’S El Bandido Runners turned out in force for the 10th edition of the 10-kilometre ACD Bomberos Levante race in Turre on Sunday. The 19...

Arsenal’s home game against Lewes in the Women’s FA Cup on...

Earlier this week Chelsea's clash with Liverpool was also called off due to fears over strong winds. The Gunners are the reigning Women's Super League...

There lies then problem

Something really has to be done about these ludicrous ‘human rights.’ To be honest I don’t even know what the term actually means. And...

Fast & Furious

Change happens fast and the “new normal” has taken root and spread before there is even time to notice the change which of a...

Volvo XC60 T5 R-Design

VOLVO has a long history of producing robust and spacious vehicles and its SUV range reflects that and adds luxury features and premium styling...

Usucapion (adverse possession) in real estate explained

There are several ways to acquire ownership of a real estate property under Spanish law. The best known is the transfer of the property...

How motivated are you?

WITH the new decade now well under way, many of us have set out to make a new start in life whatever that may...

Can they ban dog walking?

We have agreed at previous AGMs to ban dogs from being exercised through our garden paths. Now we have an owner who insists,...

My kitchen, my rules

AFTER recently settling down to dinner I realised I’d forgotten to bring the mustard in from the kitchen. I dashed back to fetch the...

Have I missed something?

I USE a couple of online forums to ask about things that I’m not sure of. I’m careful what I put on there. I try...

1000 Miglia 2020

FOR a select few with the means, a qualifying vintage race car as well as the means to run a team to support you...

Spanish judge DROPS probe into couple whose toddler was filmed walking...

Spanish judge drops probe into couple whose toddler was filmed walking around narrow 82ft high ledge after girl's parents offer 'sufficient' explantation of what had happened....

ILLEGAL puppy in Andalucía suspected of carrying rabies disease causes WARNING...

A warning has been issued after a puppy in Andalucia was found to have rabies.  The Spanish Ministry of Agriculture has confirmed that France has alerted...

Andalucía Takes an Initiative For the Spanish Environment: New Wind Farm...

A new wind power plant has been inaugurated in San Martin de Tesorillo, Cádiz, Spain. It will generate energy equivalent to the yearly consumption...

Beer is good for you! Drinking even half a pint daily...

Whether you like San Miguel, Estrella, Heineken or Cruz Campo its something us lads have known for years and now its been scientifically proven,...

EX Royal Hospital School Pupils Now Living In Spain Rejoice At...

BBC Broadcaster Simon Warr dies whilst ex Royal Hospital School pupils rejoice and say it was Karma. Warr died today after announcing on Thursday that...

Marbella entrepreneur Adam Brown Launches ” Football With Brownie” from Spain

Businessman Adam Brown based in Spain's Marbella has launched " Football With Brownie" a You Tube channel following a fans real views on all...

New Law Forcing Dog Owners In Seville Spain To Clean...

Several regions in Spain already have a law that demands that all dog owners clean up their dog’s poo. In 2016, Madrid introduced a...

Hero Police Officer in Spain Saves Newborn Child From Dying

A Police Officer off duty was driving down the street in Vigo Spain, when he noticed what appeared to be two women in a...

Fireballs Sighted Across The Skies Of Spain’s Andalucia

Two large fireballs were seen shooting across the sky during the night of February 18 and 19. They could be observed from different points...

Spanish judge DROPS probe into couple whose toddler was filmed walking...

Spanish judge drops probe into couple whose toddler was filmed walking around narrow 82ft high ledge after girl's parents offer 'sufficient' explantation of what had happened....

British couple with coronavirus are ‘in a bad way’ as their...

David and Sally Abel, who were diagnosed with coronavirus on board the bug-riddled Diamond Princess ship are 'in a bad way' after contracting pneumonia. They have now been...

Bride marries cancer-stricken fiance who has months to live in heartbreaking...

Weeping bride marries cancer-stricken finance who has just months to live in emotional service in front of their seven children.  The bride was reduced to tears as...

Evacuation flight carrying 32 British and Eurpean tourists lands in UK...

Evaluation flight carrying 32 British and European tourists lands in the UK after 20 day hell on Diamond Princess plague ship before two-week containment...

ILLEGAL puppy in Andalucía suspected of carrying rabies disease causes WARNING...

A warning has been issued after a puppy in Andalucia was found to have rabies.  The Spanish Ministry of Agriculture has confirmed that France has alerted...

Met Office issue new warnings for the UK as heavy rain...

The Met Office says more belts of rain are expected and has warned of high winds and snow in Scotland, while forecasters have issued...

Fishing rod case containing Bitcoin access codes worth £46MILLION dumped after...

In early 2017 Irish drug dealer, Clinton Collins found himself in a dilemma: where to hide the codes of his £46m bitcoin fortune from...

Beer is good for you! Drinking even half a pint daily...

Whether you like San Miguel, Estrella, Heineken or Cruz Campo its something us lads have known for years and now its been scientifically proven,...

Austria, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Sweden REFUSE to pay more to...

After a tense 30 hours of talks, the EU's first post-Brexit budget meeting ended up in shambles as poorer countries demanded more money while...

Medical Breakthrough Hailed as Australian researchers ready to test vaccine for...

In exciting news, Australian scientists have made a key breakthrough in a desperate bid to develop a vaccine for the killer coronavirus.  Researchers at the...

Harvey Weinstein Jury Concludes Third Day of Deliberations without a Verdict

The jury in the Harvey Weinstein sex crimes trial continued deliberations for a third day Thursday, with journalists and lawyers in the courtroom left...

Italian towns under lock-down and panic sets in as first European...

An Italian man has become the first European to die after being infected with the coronavirus, the news came just hours after 10 towns...

A FOUR-year-old boy has died after falling from a parade float...

Boy, 4 dies from falling from parade float in front of his devastated dad at carnival in the Italian town of Sciacca. According to witnesses,...

Sisters aged 98 and 101 are reunited for the first time...

Two Cambodian sisters - aged 98 and 101 - have been reunited for the first time in 47 years after each thinking the other...

Football Fans Lose Out as UEFA Cancels Ticket Confirmed Orders for...

HUNDREDS across Europe are out of pocket because of a major mistake made by UEFA when offering more tickets for the Euro 2020 football...

Male contestant drops to the floor as Female MMA fighter breaks...

A female MMA fighter competing on the Romanian edition of Survivor has been removed from the show after breaking the nose of a male...

CULT MOTHER arrested following the disappearance of her two children

Lori Vallow is arrested in Hawaii on several charges including child abandonment in connection with the disappearance of her two missing children who haven’t...

BREAKING NEWS: Coronavirus hits the Lebanon

MTV Lebanon have said that the first suspected case of the coronavirus has been rushed into an isolation ward in the city of Beirut. The...

Spanish judge DROPS probe into couple whose toddler was filmed walking...

Spanish judge drops probe into couple whose toddler was filmed walking around narrow 82ft high ledge after girl's parents offer 'sufficient' explantation of what had happened....

British couple with coronavirus are ‘in a bad way’ as their...

David and Sally Abel, who were diagnosed with coronavirus on board the bug-riddled Diamond Princess ship are 'in a bad way' after contracting pneumonia. They have now been...

Bride marries cancer-stricken fiance who has months to live in heartbreaking...

Weeping bride marries cancer-stricken finance who has just months to live in emotional service in front of their seven children.  The bride was reduced to tears as...

Evacuation flight carrying 32 British and Eurpean tourists lands in UK...

Evaluation flight carrying 32 British and European tourists lands in the UK after 20 day hell on Diamond Princess plague ship before two-week containment...

ILLEGAL puppy in Andalucía suspected of carrying rabies disease causes WARNING...

A warning has been issued after a puppy in Andalucia was found to have rabies.  The Spanish Ministry of Agriculture has confirmed that France has alerted...

Andalucía Takes an Initiative For the Spanish Environment: New Wind Farm...

A new wind power plant has been inaugurated in San Martin de Tesorillo, Cádiz, Spain. It will generate energy equivalent to the yearly consumption...

Met Office issue new warnings for the UK as heavy rain...

The Met Office says more belts of rain are expected and has warned of high winds and snow in Scotland, while forecasters have issued...

Fishing rod case containing Bitcoin access codes worth £46MILLION dumped after...

In early 2017 Irish drug dealer, Clinton Collins found himself in a dilemma: where to hide the codes of his £46m bitcoin fortune from...

Beer is good for you! Drinking even half a pint daily...

Whether you like San Miguel, Estrella, Heineken or Cruz Campo its something us lads have known for years and now its been scientifically proven,...