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Gibraltar Edition

Ongoing power cuts more than an irritation to Gibraltar business and...

FOR years the people of Gibraltar had been serviced by a rapidly deteriorating and old generating station, so when the new Power Station was...

Britain forbids Gibraltar to negotiate with EU over free movement at...

THERE seems to be some confusion between Gibraltar and the UK after Chief Minister Fabian Picardo gave an interview in which it appeared that...

Upper Rock Picnic sites refurbished in Gibraltar

VISITORS to Gibraltar may be interested to know that two picnic sites on the Upper Rock have been prepared in time for the spring. The...

Sea Gulls poisoned on the Rock of Gibraltar

THE Department of Environment in Gibraltar has seen a surprising number of dying Yellow-legged Gulls displaying unusual symptoms over the last few months. Veterinary analyses...

Gibraltar denies lack of cooperation with Spain over tobacco smuggling

THE Gibraltar Government has taken exception to statements made by former head of the Guardia Civil in the Campo de Gibraltar Commander Jesus Nuñez...

Making children’s operations in Gibraltar a little less scary

GIBRALTAR based Gedime Motors have presented two child-sized cars to Rainbow Ward at St Bernard's Hospital on the Rock so that young patients can...

Good behaviour and community spirit has its rewards for Gibraltar youth

AS a special treat, 12 young people embarked on a five-day residential trip to London accompanied by four youth and community workers from the...

Gibraltar Chief Minister sends letter of congratulation to Prime Minister Sánchez

THE Chief Minister of Gibraltar, the Hon Fabian Picardo QC, has sent a letter of congratulation to Pedro Sánchez on being re-elected, after “a...

Gibraltar Deputy Chief Minister warns that no deal might be better...

IN his New Year address to the people of Gibraltar, Deputy Chief Minister Joseph Garcia who is also Liberal Party leader and responsible for...

Skoda Scala SE

THE new Scala is Skoda’s bid for a larger slice of a family hatchback market dominated by the Ford Focus, Volkswagen Golf and various...

What’s in store for your pet with HouseSitMatch..?

PEOPLE often ask what they might expect from HouseSit Match when joining as pet and homeowners looking for house-sitters. From what our members tell...

COSTA WOMEN 2019 REVIEW

Happy 2020, a big new year with 366 days to start a new decade and celebrate the 10th anniversary year of Costa Women. Before we...

New Year, new you!

This week Celebrity Chef & Fellow Master Chef Steven Saunders, proprietor of The Little Geranium in La Cala shares some New Year tips to...

Snow peas star ingredient in Costa Almeria gourmet brand promotional event

SNOW peas will be the star ingredient at an upcoming ‘Sabores Almeria’ provincial gourmet brand promotional event in Dalias. What will be the third edition...

Five Ways Technology Will Transform Experience and Engagement for Sports Fans...

It seems technology is colliding with every conceivable aspect of life more and more each year.  This is especially true with sports, where tech advances...

Travel Experts Guide To A Budget-Friendly Vacation

Taking a break from the monotonous routine of your daily activities is essential to preserve and maintain a healthy state of mind and body. This...

The Best Online Casino Games for a Spanish Vacation

Sun, sand, and so much fun, Spain is one of the ultimate destinations in all of Europe that is a must-visit for everyone. What...

HEALTH NEWS: Scientists uncover key information that could help fight Alzheimer’s

Researchers at the University of Alabama have uncovered what could be crucial information to fully understand Alzheimer’s. According to their investigations the disease is...

Scotland’s women’s rugby team triumphs over Spain ‘Las Leonas’ in Costa...

THE Scottish national women’s rugby team triumphed over Spain’s ‘Las Leonas’ in an exciting international staged at Almeria city’s Juan Rojas stadium on Sunday. A...

COSTA ALMERIA NEWS: Mojacar council full support for Andalucia laido martial...

MOJACAR council has given its full support to the Andalucian Iaido martial arts team, which last weekend staged a training session in the municipal...

2020 DAKAR WINNER: Spain’s Carlos Sainz wins his third Dakar at...

THE Spaniard, leader from the third stage onwards, finishes an impeccable race mastered as only Sainz can, with commanding skill, blistering speed and faultless...

Costa Almeria football club C.D. Adra Milenaria aiming for professional level

COSTA Almeria football club C.D. Adra Milenaria has set its sights on the senior team rising to professional level. Adra council explained the club has...

COSTA ALMERIA NEWS: Different mindset for Aguilon Golf Members’ Club monthly...

A DIFFERENT mindset was needed for the Aguilon Golf Members’ Club monthly medal competition, on a course with hazards around every corner. Playing in the...

Liverpool ‘Preparing to Spend record £107 Million’ On Bayer Leverkusen Star...

Liverpool are preparing to break their transfer record and spend £107 million on Bayer Leverkusen star Kai Havertz, according to reports in Spain. But according...

Costa Almeria welcomes Spain’s women’s national rugby team ahead of international...

THE MAYOR of Almeria has extended a warm welcome to the Spanish women’s national rugby team, who arrived in the city on Tuesday ahead...

WATCH: Spain’s Fernando Alonso Show’s Grit As He Continues Driving After...

https://twitter.com/i/status/1217362286152769536 (Video Credit: Twitter Pablo Mena) The SPANISH pilot Fernando Alonso (Toyota) suffered a dramatic accident after just one kilometre of the 345 that made up...

KARREN BRADY:  Sir Philip’s Arcadia empire principles ‘didn’t square with me’

Baroness Karren Brady, the businesswoman star of television’s The Apprentice, has said she resigned from the board of Sir Philip Green’s retail empire because...

UK company invests in mega solar projects in Spain

UK-based solar energy company, Solarcentury, has secured new financing to build two of the largest solar plants in Spain.  UK Export Finance (UKEF), the UK’s...

Expat Money: Do Comparison Sites Really Offer the Best Deals?

As an expat, you'll probably be used to shopping around online for virtually everything. Flights, currencies, entertainment, insurance, and everyday items all feature heavily...

Solar power deal as electricity company Endesa looks to go 100%...

ELECTRICITY company Endesa has taken another step to decarbonising its energy generation mix by 20250.  Through its renewables subsidiary Enel Green Power España, it has...

Can British expats still access UK online casino bonuses?

With uncertainties rife about the future of the UK, many of us are left with questions regarding how many aspects of society and technology...

Different Types of Volatility

The term ‘volatility’ is thrown around the financial markets commentary by the professionals and press in the field. However, the average investor does not...

Thinking Of Starting An Online Business? Find Out The Three Key...

“I think the potential of what the internet is going to do to society, both good and bad is unimaginable. I think we’re actually...

SEMINAR: EXTRA INCOME FROM YOUR INVESTMENTS

Presented by Kaspar Huijsman The "Extra income from your Investments" seminar focuses on generating a cash flow from your current investments via: yield on your...

Too Much Choice: Tips and Tools for Smart Online Shoppers

The amount of choice available on the internet today is a blessing compared to the legwork shoppers needed to do in the past, but...

The Long and the Short of It: The Effects of the...

The Great Depression, which lasted between 1929 and 1939, had far reaching consequences in the United States as well as in multiple first, second...

Blue Monday – Things can only get better

Prince Harry and the Duchess of Sussex still dominate the front pages of the newspapers here. The story graced with a new word “Megxit” ,...

Skoda Scala SE

THE new Scala is Skoda’s bid for a larger slice of a family hatchback market dominated by the Ford Focus, Volkswagen Golf and various...

I’d like to enjoy the changes

DEAR reader, A Happy New Year to you from the islands, where we’re happy with 2020 so far, despite general festive season excesses and, in...

Cat Who Got the Cream

HAVE you ever wondered what a man who is said to have ‘got the cream’ actually looks like? I have. Its a very old...

Can he appeal tax bill?

Article 18 of the 2013 Tax Treaty between Spain and the UK is difficult to follow. My Government Pensions are taxable only in...

What’s in a name?

I found myself totally befuddled when a man next to me at the check out counter asked the shop assistant for ‘fechas.’  He seemed...

Tricky things, headlines

MINUTES after I hit the ‘publish’ button on completing a post for my Freethinker website, I realised that the heading - ‘Study finds atheists...

Problems with an inheritance

SOMETIMES an inheritance can be complicated, and the attitude of one or more of the heirs could result in a long and expensive delay...

It’s safe to come out now

WELL I guess it’s safe to come out of hiding now all that merry Christmas stuff has gone. By the way, it’s the middle...

“We Lost Our Dining Terrace”: The Oceana Club In Alicante Spain...

The Oceana Club in Alicante, overlooking the picturesque Mediterranean sea, has been severely battered by storm Gloria today. https://www.facebook.com/oceanaclubcostablanca/videos/172827223940155/ The owners Franco and Jody had recently...

Atlantic Storm Gloria brings destruction across Spain’s Mallorca

MALLORCA was put on high alert for extreme weather as the Atlantic storm Gloria swept across the island, bringing heavy rain, powerful winds, unexpected...

WELCOME TO THE HOUSE OF FUN: Madness Announce Spanish Concert Dates

Madness will be “Catching the Ghost Train” to perform a few dates in Spain this summer with the first show in Murcia, Friday 26...

EXCLUSIVE FOOTAGE OF STORM GLORIA’S ONSLAUGHT IN SPAIN: Destroyed Beaches, Inundated...

THE Costa Blanca and Valencian coastline have been pummelled by a vicious storm this morning, shutting Alicante airport, flooding homes and blanketing areas with...

BREAKING: STORM GLORIA CLAIMS THIRD MORTAL VICTIM IN SPAIN

THREE people have died so far from storm Gloria in Spain, the worst so far this winter, which has claimed two new lives in...

WATCH FEARS OF EVACUATIONS As River Gorgos in Costa Blanca Spain...

THE river Gorgos is overflowing in Xàbia and Dénia as local authorities prepare to evacuate the area. https://twitter.com/AMGVA/status/1219221822320926720   Dénia has already prepared the town’s the social...

BREAKING NEWS: Death toll rises to two as Storm Gloria batters...

A 54-year-old Romanian woman had died from hypothermia, she was found in a park in Gandia by town hall workers, also yesterday a man...

WATCH: The Angry Mediterranean Batters Spain’s Costa Blanca

  https://www.facebook.com/apuntnoticies/videos/780639605749294/   Credit: Facebook A Punt NTC Footage shows the waves battering the port area at Calpe. The area of torrential rain has been accompanied by lightning...

Italian mobsters captured whilst “holed” up in Benalmadena, Spain

A 50-year-old Italian citizen and his 29-year-old son have been arrested by the National Police in Benalmadena after claims by the authorities in their...

HIDDEN CAMERA RECORDS DESPICABLE CARER STEALING MONEY FROM 82 YR OLD...

Caroline Bastable, the carer, 42, was supposed to look after Sheila but instead she was blatantly stealing from her. As Sheila Wade, 82, slept...

BREAKING NEWS: President Trump’s legal team in desperate last minute bid...

Only a few Minutes ago President Trump’s legal team made a desperate last minute bid to get impeachment process against him dismissed as being...

HORROR CRASH: Manchester United star Sergio Romero writes off his £170,000...

Manchester United goalkeeper Sergio Romero has escaped unharmed after smashing up his car in a crash near their Carrington training ground. The Argentine star,...

CHEERS! Wetherspoons will celebrate Brexit by slashing prices of beer, vodka...

The Wetherspoon pub chain is to cut prices on a series of European drinks for a month starting on January 31st in a bid...

Boris Johnson encouraged to negotiate individual US State trade deals

FORMER Secretary of State for International Trade under Theresa May and a staunch Brexiteer has taken the opportunity to give public advice to Boris...

‘WHOOPEE CUSHION’ DISRUPTS FINAL BEFORE STUART BINGHAM WINS MASTERS SNOOKER CHAMPIONSHIP

The Masters Snooker final at Alexandra Palace was brought to a halt on Sunday by a rogue whoopee cushion. Stuart Bingham won the Masters 10-8...

BREAKING NEWS: LONDON STABBINGS UPDATE-Two arrested after three men die from...

Police launched dawn raids in the capital and two men have been arrested on suspicion of murder after three others were stabbed to death...

Harry and Meghan: Duke makes emotional speech on his royal future

The Duke of Sussex was at a formal private dinner in Chelsea, for vulnerable children's charity Sentebale, which he founded in 2006. Prince Harry: “When...

Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston both win at 2020 SAG Awards

Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston, who were married from 2000 to 2005, shared the SAG Awards stage. Pitt joked about his failed marriages during...

BREAKING NEWS: President Trump’s legal team in desperate last minute bid...

Only a few Minutes ago President Trump’s legal team made a desperate last minute bid to get impeachment process against him dismissed as being...

BREAKING NEWS: CONFIRMED-VIRUS SPREADS BY HUMAN CONTACT

This is the news no-one wanted to hear,  China’s National Health Commission has confirmed that the new virus causing an outbreak of pneumonia in...

Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston both win at 2020 SAG Awards

Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston, who were married from 2000 to 2005, shared the SAG Awards stage. Pitt joked about his failed marriages during...

DISEASE X: THREE MORE DEAD-THOUSANDS MORE INFECTED-GLOBAL PANDEMIC PREDICTED AS CHINESE...

A third person has died in the virus outbreak in China as 139 new cases of the illness, now called Disease X, were found...

Two Police Officers Killed in A Devastating Shooting, Stabbing and Fire...

HEARTACHE has struck the men and women in blue of the Honolulu police force as two police officers were fatally shot near Diamond Head...

Piers Morgan praises the Queen for telling Harry and Meghan to...

Piers Morgan has gone on a social media rant following the Queen's announcement on Saturday night.  Piers has criticised Prince Harry and Meghan of wanting to...

DEADLY SARS VIRUS HAS MUTATED: China sets off fears of a...

Chinese health authorities say that they have discovered four more cases of pneumonia following an outbreak of what is believed to be a new...

Celine Dion paused concert and dedicated emotional tribute to her mother...

Celine Dion was in concert last night at an American Airlines event when she left fans emotional as she paused the concert in Miami...

GRETA THUNBERG: ‘You haven’t seen anything yet!’ warning to world leaders

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg and a crowd of some 10,000 protesters marched in the Swiss city of Lausanne on Friday before many of...

Mallorca News Top Story: The emblematic Sóller train accepted into the...

THE emblematic Sóller train has been approved to be listed on the European Federation of Historic and Tourist Railways (FEDECRAIL), being the first major...

Mallorca News Top Story: Rafael Nadal lets the world into his...

MALLORCAN sporting hero Rafael Nadal has let the world into his home on the island, giving a tour of the property to an international...

Mallorca News Top Story: Several members of the criminal ‘United Tribuns...

THE National Police have arrested several members of a violent criminal gang who were dedicated to trafficking drugs across the country. A total of 16...

“We Lost Our Dining Terrace”: The Oceana Club In Alicante Spain...

The Oceana Club in Alicante, overlooking the picturesque Mediterranean sea, has been severely battered by storm Gloria today. https://www.facebook.com/oceanaclubcostablanca/videos/172827223940155/ The owners Franco and Jody had recently...

Atlantic Storm Gloria brings destruction across Spain’s Mallorca

MALLORCA was put on high alert for extreme weather as the Atlantic storm Gloria swept across the island, bringing heavy rain, powerful winds, unexpected...

HIDDEN CAMERA RECORDS DESPICABLE CARER STEALING MONEY FROM 82 YR OLD...

Caroline Bastable, the carer, 42, was supposed to look after Sheila but instead she was blatantly stealing from her. As Sheila Wade, 82, slept...

Costa Blanca News: Benidorm could follow Baleares’ lead

THE Ciudadanos party on Benidorm council wants a crackdown on “booze tourism.” The town hall should follow the lead set by Baleares’ regional government and...

Costa del Sol News: New model market as Mercadona moves to...

MERCADONA is to open a new efficient store model in El Pinillo, Torremolinos in the second half of 2020. The new store will reinforce...

WELCOME TO THE HOUSE OF FUN: Madness Announce Spanish Concert Dates

Madness will be “Catching the Ghost Train” to perform a few dates in Spain this summer with the first show in Murcia, Friday 26...