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Spanish golfer Rafael Cabrera-Bello wins gold medal for global success at Rio Olympics

He was the highest ranked Spanish golfer at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro coming fifth with fellow Spaniard Sergio Garcia just three places behind him.

London police stand down after finding 'no trace' of reported gunshots or suspects

LONDON police have stood down in Oxford Circus saying they have found 'no trace' of gunshots or suspects. It comes after hundreds

Spain's greatest golfer speaks out against continuing Cataluyna tensions

Sergio Garcia pleaded for people to come together following a recent rally in Barcelona that saw 750,000 protesters take to the streets demanding the release of the separatist leaders.

Couple arrested after making thousands from stolen treasures in Cadiz

The hoard - now donated to Cadiz's city museum - included Roman coins, Visigoth pottery and even vases dating from the Phoenician era.

BREAKING: London police responding to gunshots at Oxford Circus 'as if it is terror related'

ANTI-TERROR police have swarmed Oxford Circus after shots were fired in the past 30 minutes. Terrified Christmas shoppers fled in fear as armed

Britain's Sam Horsfield dominated Tarragona green to claim his place in the European Tour

Horsfield scored 63 winning an impressive 27 under par with eight shots left to clear, to secure his European Tour card in style.

Gypsy slum close to demolition

ALMOST half of the families that will be evicted from one of Son Banya's largest buildings have already accepted the relocation process

First picture of 'beautiful' murdered Gibraltar mother as suspect recovers in hospital

THE first picture of Gibraltar mother who was murdered earlier this month has surfaced online. Carolina Lishman, 32, was stabbed to death

New budget airline routes announced from Birmingham to Malaga and Mallorca from €40

BIRMINGHAM Airport flights to Malaga and Mallorca will launch next year. Low-cost carrier Primera Air announced that direct flights will be operated

Spain to prepare exclusive aviation deal with UK to ensure British tourists keep arriving post-Brexit

SPAIN has said it will have a backup aviation deal with the UK in case of widespread disruption to air travel post-Brexit.

Andalucia dad who abducted his three children busted with cache of weapons and €250,000

A FATHER who abducted his three children has been caught with a huge cache of weapons and €250,000 in cash.  Dad Antonio

Kinahan cartel member arrested in Spain for 1.2 tonne cocaine haul buried in Granada and San Sebastian

A KINAHAN cartel member has been arrested in Spain in relation to the seizure of 1.2 tonnes of cocaine in Granada and

Palma to grow as city break destination

City breaks have become the most popular form of holiday in the UK, accounting for over half the market. Palma is quickly

Tiger Woods set to return to professional golf in tournament in the Bahamas

The 41-year-old American will resume his career at the Hero World Challenge at Albany Golf and Beach Resort in the Bahamas.  

Tiger Woods set to return to professional with his own tournament in the Bahamas

The 41-year-old American will resume his career at the Hero World Challenge at Albany Golf and Beach Resort in the Bahamas.  

WARPED: Dozens gather in Malaga to pay tribute to Spain's Dictator General Franco

A GROUP of 40 Malaga locals gathered last night to remember the late Dictator Franco. The group congregated in the gardens of

Freeing the willies!

THE stretch of water between Barcelona and the Balearics, known as the Mediterranean Whale Migration Corridor, will be declared a Marine Protected

WATCH: Video of Estepona's new High Resolution hospital

THIS is the mock up image of Estepona's new High Resolution hospital. The foundation works are already being finalized, while the works

WATCH: British teacher arrested for alleged child sexual abuse on Costa del Sol

A BRITISH teacher has been arrested on the Costa del Sol for alleged child sexual abuse. The 64-year-old English teacher has been

Planning to play at NJ online casinos? Four payment methods you should know about

New Jersey online casinos provide a wide variety of options for both deposits as well as withdrawals to their customers. In fact,

What you need to know about changes to Spain's MOT tests

SPAIN'S MOT tests - or ITV - are changing next year. From May 20, ITV inspectors will have to hold a 'Superior

Spain dominates Costa Rica in friendly at Malaga's La Rosaleda

La Roja dominated from the offset and were 5-0 victors, thanks to a David Silva brace.

REVEALED: The happiest countries in the EU

THE happiest countries in the EU have been revealed in a huge EU-wide poll. A survey by the European Commission asked people

BRACE YOURSELVES: Snow, Rain and 'noticeable cold' coming to Malaga and Costa del sol from this weekend

THE rain and cold are coming to Malaga province. After a record-breaking summer and blissful Indian summer, the province will finally see

World Cup 2018: Italy and Holland fail to qualify in major footballing upset

The process appeared to demonstrate a changing of the guard, with unfancied Iceland qualifying, while footballing superpowers Italy and Holland missed out.

Fuengirola Lions make rocky start to roller hockey season in Liga Sur

New signing Alex Hughes assisted his side to victory against newcomers Troyanos de Villarrobledo after they lost their first game against Roller Murcia.

Internationally renown insurers descend onto Fuengirola for largest expat event of the year

The insurers will be on hand offering first-class advise for all of your insurance needs from areas as broad as money, health, property and inheritance.

Sevilla manager's shock cancer revelation inspires team's comeback against Liverpool

SEVILLA FC has confirmed that their manager told his players he was suffering from prostate cancer while the side was losing 3-0

MISSING: British boy last seen in Marbella more than a month ago has been 'abducted' by mum

BRITISH police believe a missing Manchester boy could be in southern Spain or Morocco. Alex Batty from Oldham was reported missing on

Five MEPs request to create a commission to investigate judicial corruption in Spain

The request comes as a result of the perceived abuse of human rights and disregard for rules of due process in the

EU army one step closer thanks to Brexit and Donald Trump

THE EU has signed a pact agreeing to integrate military funding, weapons development and deployment of European defenses. The move has been

Two arrested in Malaga over hit-and-run of boy, 7, who was found unconscious by grandfather

TWO suspects have been arrested over the hit-and-run of a seven-year-old boy. The child was hit by a motorcycle on November 12

Sevilla property fraudster arrested after dozens scammed on Costa del Sol

A SEVILLA resident has been arrested after allegedly conning at least 28 people on the Costa del Sol and throughout Andalucia. People

British fugitive busted in Andalucia after TEN years on the run

A BRIT who has been on the run for 10 years has been arrested by police. Known only as AJL, he has

Russian hackers stealing Brits' air miles to fund black market luxury holidays

RUSSIAN hackers are stealing Brits' air miles to fund a black market in luxury holidays, a report has found. A report by

Spain taxi drivers propose nationwide strike next week over Uber and Cabify licences

SPAIN'S leading taxi union Fedetaxi has called for a strike next Wednesday. The body has confirmed that they will guarantee the minimum

Helicopter and boats of Spain maritime rescue scramble to rescue 66 migrants off Andalucia coast

SPAIN'S Maritime Rescue have scrambled a helicopter and two boats in a bid to locate 66 migrants off the coast of Andalucia. 

Steven Gerrard arrives in Sevilla ahead of Champions League match

STEVEN Gerrard has arrived in Sevilla ahead Liverpool's away match tomorrow night. Jurgen Klopp's men are currently one point clear at the

WATCH: Twisted group of hikers push injured boar off cliff edge in Spain

THIS is the sickening moment a group of hikers in Spain pushed a boar off a cliff edge. Guardia Civil have made

Parasite-ridden baby dolphin rescued from shores of Marbella

A BABY dolphin has been rescued from Marbella beach. Biologists from the Aula del Mar in Malaga rescued the mammal from the

Malaga to be home to Andalucia's third National Park, government announces

MALAGA province will be home to Andalucia's third National Park. The Sierra de las Nieves, in Malaga, will join Sevilla's Doñana and

Malaga manhunt underway for sick killer of endangered Spanish Ibex

GUARDIA Civil have appealed to the public for information after discovering a murdered Spanish Ibex. ¿Conoces al ???????? que ha matado de

Only 10% of Malaga dogs register on dog poo DNA database as Benalmadena and Estepona eye up initiative

ONLY 10% of Malaga's dogs have been registered on the new DNA database. Just a few weeks after the voluntary deadline to

'HEAT ISLAND': Spain to be among the worst affected as scientists reveal world is on track to heat by 3C

CLIMATE change scientists now project that the global temperature will increase by 3.2C by 2100. Until now, global efforts such as the

'No to the skyscraper!': Malaga locals protest against Qatar-funded tower and casino

SOME 300 Malaga locals have protested against a planned hotel and skyscraper in the city's port. Led by activist group Defend Our

BREAKING POINT: Andalucia struggling to cope with migrant overload as numbers TRIPLE in one year

ALMOST 15,000 migrants have been rescued off Andalucia's coasts so far this year. According to the maritime rescue service, the figure ,

MIJAS MATTERS: Get on the padron and vote!

In a new monthly column, author and academic Bill Anderson gives us a rundown on life and other musings from his hometown

BEWARE: What expats need to know about investment funds in Spain

THE collapse of Continental Wealth Management, an Alicante-based advisory firm, has left tens - possibly hundreds - of investors worried sick.  

Estepona is beginning to rival Marbella in the property stakes

A RECENT article on the Costa del Sol's property market, on Mark Stücklin's Spanish Property Insight website, caught my attention because it

Why milk from this animal is the new anti-dairy trend

It has half the fat of cows' milk