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Barcelona’s Sagrada Familia finally gets building permit

ARE you by chance looking to build in Spain and need that all-important building permit? Well fear not. After 137 years, 10 architects, and...

Redneck music is sexy and fun

IF it’s true that you can judge a person’s character by his or her choice of music, I’d automatically be classified as a redneck...

The power of a dog or cat

The power of cats and dogs towards us human beings is enormous! We can easily call them fantastic counsellors with fur. No? They can,...

Lifestyle

Doesn’t your pup deserve some me time while you’re away?

House-sitters ensure your pets are happy at home when you are away.Think about your holiday from your pet’s perspective. Remember, some pets will be...

Toyota Corolla Excel Hybrid

THE world’s all-time best-selling car is the Toyota Corolla with global sales of more than 44 million, and the latest version seems set to...

The Duke of all Wellingtons!

This week Celebrity Chef from Ready Steady Cook & Fellow Master Chef Steven Saunders, proprietor of The Little Geranium in La Cala invents a...

Property

Construction on other people’s land in Spain

ALTHOUGH it seems somewhat strange, there are quite a few situations in which a property is built, sometimes by mistake and in good faith...

Housing prices hit record high in Malaga

A recent survey has revealed that housing prices in seven locations in  Malaga province have hit record highs.The survey estimated the average price per...

Rents in Spain up 50 per cent in six years 

The price of rental apartments in Spain has risen by 50 per cent since the last quarter of 2013 according to a study by the...

Sport

Queen Letizia of Spain hopes TV documentary will shake off ‘cool...

Queen Letizia, seen by some of her subjects as uncaring, is working hard on a number of worthy causes in Mozambique and around the...

Scottish born 99 year-young man competes in World Tango Championships

A 99 year-young Paisley-born man competing at the World Tango Championships in Argentina has received an ovation for his performance from aficionados at the...

Marbella cyclist awaits fitness decision for La Vuelta a España

COFIDIS Team rider Luis Ángel Maté will hear today (Thursday 22nd August) whether he will be passed fit to compete in the 2019 Vuelta...

Finance

Are Cryptocurrencies Living Up to Their Full Potential?

Cryptocurrency is a topic that can easily divide opinion. Some are fearful of it; others are getting rich from it and a fair few...

Ryanair boss plots around 900 sackings claiming company is overstaffed

RYANAIR boss Michael O’Leary has warned the airline will have to sack somewhere around 900 employees by next summer.  O’Leary claimed these cuts are...

4 life lessons that poker teaches you

The poker game has seen a huge surge in its popularity in the last couple of decades. In making all this happen, online poker...

Pets looking for a Home

ADOPTION: ROCCO is looking for a forever home on the ...

ROCCO is looking for a forever home on the Costa Blanca. Rocco (Boxer cross) is a lovely boy who needs an experienced person who...

ADOPTION: JETT is looking for a forever home on the Costa...

Jett is a perfect miniature Pincher. Kind, caring nature. Social with other dogs. He loves being with you and is the perfect companion. He...

Retired National Police Labrador is hoping to be adopted in Spain

A FORMER National Police dog called Dark is hoping to find a caring family in Spain.Dark is a chocolate coloured American line Labrador.He has...

All News

Second death thought to be linked to Spanish listeriosis outbreak

THE Listeriosis outbreak in Spain is thought to have claimed a second life. A 72-year-old man with cancer died on Thursday (August 22).On Tuesday...

Couple Banned by Easyjet for Unknowingly Buying Fake Tickets

A COUPLE from Liverpool has received a lifelong ban from Easyjet for unknowingly presenting fraudulent tickets to Alicante at the airline’s departure gate.Kenny Rainford...

Spain grants Morocco 32 million euros to help with irregular migration

The Spanish government granted Morocco 32 million euros on Friday to help with the efforts to crack down on illegal migration. Maghreb Arab Press (MAP)...