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Madrid prepares for sheep invasion
on October 18, 2019 at 8:46 am
Every year on one particular October Sunday, the streets of Madrid set the stage for a very unusual sight.
Roads blocked between France and Spain by Catalan separatist protesters
on October 18, 2019 at 7:51 am
Catalan separatists have blocked traffic on two routes connecting Spain and France, on the fifth day of protests over the jailing of nine of their leaders, the transport ministry said on Friday.
Barcelona protests: General strike shuts down Catalonia
on October 18, 2019 at 7:12 am
After another night of violence in the streets of Barcelona, a general strike called in protest at the jailing of Catalan separatist leaders sees the region grind to a halt.
Catalan protests: How safe is it to visit Barcelona?
on October 17, 2019 at 12:13 pm
Widespread protests across Catalonia have continued for the fourth day with roads being blocked, train services disrupted and mass demonstrations held.
18 ways your eating and drinking habits change when you live in Spain
on October 17, 2019 at 11:28 am
One of the highlights of moving to a new country is immersing yourself in a new culture and Spain certainly does things differently when it comes to eating and drinking.
REMINDER: What the Brexit Deal means for British citizens in Spain
on October 17, 2019 at 10:42 am
With the news that a new Brexit deal has been agreed between London and Brussels, it's time for a reminder of what exactly the Withdrawal Agreement means for British residents in Spain.
Britain and EU reach new Brexit deal
on October 17, 2019 at 9:50 am
The UK and EU announced on Thursday morning that they have agreed on a new deal for Britain's exit from the EU and both sides hope to ratify that deal by October 31st.
Train strike: How workers are 'celebrating' centenary of Madrid's Metro
on October 17, 2019 at 7:34 am
Commuters faced crowded platforms and long delays on Madrid’s Metro system on Thursday as train drivers ‘downed tools’ in protest at working conditions.
'Stop the violence': Catalan president pleads with protesters as Barcelona burns for third night
on October 17, 2019 at 7:22 am
Catalan president Quim Torra called for an immediate halt to the violent clashes that rocked Barcelona for a third day Wednesday, warning they were harming the image of the separatist movement.
French tourist died at airport blockade during Barcelona protests
on October 16, 2019 at 1:21 pm
A 65-year-old French tourist suffered a heart attack and died after being forced to walk 4km to reach the Barcelona airport during protests staged against the jailing of Catalan separatist leaders, […]
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British Ambassador Simon Manley attends Remembrance Service in Madrid
on November 13, 2017 at 11:39 am
The British Ambassador in Spain, Simon Manley, attended and read a lesson at the Service of Remembrance at St George’s Anglican Church in Madrid.
The Police has detained a person in Madrid for praising Jihadist terrorism
on June 1, 2017 at 12:31 pm
Using different profiles on the social networks, the arrested posted articles in favour of war and insulted the victims of terrorist attacks.
Two men escaped their kidnappers by jumping from a car in motion
on May 30, 2017 at 3:07 pm
Searches have been carried out in Madrid and Málaga and numerous weapons have been confiscated
A young Briton has been cutting the hair of the homeless for free in Gran Vía
on May 10, 2017 at 11:13 pm
Joshua Coombes is travelling the world to bring attention to the people who live on the street
Detained Ignacio González for diverting funds from the Madrid Water Board
on April 19, 2017 at 9:46 am
Known as Canal de Isabel II the suspect was in charge of the public service between 2012 and 2015 as the National Court has warned of irregularities in the purchase of foreign societies.
The Ciudad Lineal paedophile, condemned to 70 years and 6 months in prison
on February 23, 2017 at 11:19 am
The magistrates in the Seventh Section of the Madrid Provincial Court considered him guilty of sexually abusing four girls
The rise and fall of a top Spanish researcher
on February 22, 2017 at 5:29 pm
Vicente Soriano has gone from being a leading expert on HIV to being expelled from his hospital for manipulating patients’ data.
The most active Nigerian letter lottery fraud has been dismantled.
on December 20, 2016 at 11:47 am
The police have detained 31 people for defrauding the elderly by telling their victims they had won the lottery or had been left a fortune in inheritanc
Two possible cases of hemorrhagic fever in Madrid
on September 1, 2016 at 1:31 pm
One case, a man has died after detecting a bite by a garrapata (type of tick) after walking in the countryside.
Brutally assassinated three people in a lawyers office in Madrid
on June 23, 2016 at 12:02 pm
One woman had her throat cut, and another was killed by a blow to the head and the man was axed to death.