The Olive Press (66)

Senior Kinahan cartel member wanted in feud murder case believed to have fled to Spain

The murder is linked to the Hutch/Kinahan feud The post Senior Kinahan cartel member wanted in feud murder case believed to have fled to Spain appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Loutish tourist behaviour is like an infection Marbella has to treat each summer

Giles Brown on the fallout from the Banus champagne spray party that saw revelers run down by a 4x4 and the subsequent police chase The post Loutish tourist behaviour is like an infection Marbella has to treat each summer appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Jamie and Louise Redknapp selling Mallorca villa after decade on the island

Celebrity couple have had second home in Bendinat for years The post Jamie and Louise Redknapp selling Mallorca villa after decade on the island appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

On the front line

Linea Invest has an international team that understand the myriad of issues involved in buying or selling in Marbella, writes Jon Clarke. The post On the front line appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Spanish ham sales boom in China as sales double in four years

Spain is now leading sales of dry-cured ham in the Asian powerhouse The post Spanish ham sales boom in China as sales double in four years appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

WATCH: Escaped bull in Spain smashes and flings motorbike into the air with its horns

Locals cowered in their homes in fear as the bull ran around the streets The post WATCH: Escaped bull in Spain smashes and flings motorbike into the air with its horns appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Winter rains hit Mallorca farmers' crops

Downpours encouraged weeds and killed crops The post Winter rains hit Mallorca farmers' crops appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Spain and Gibraltar's LGBT heroes

Spain was one of the first countries in the world to legalise same-sex marriage The post Spain and Gibraltar's LGBT heroes appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

GoDaddy need to act now and remove scam websites hitting British holidaymakers

Despite repeated warnings from the Olive Press, the US hosts refuse to take down scam sites The post GoDaddy need to act now and remove scam websites hitting British holidaymakers appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Poem insists Marbella more than just a 'boozy jolly' for tourists

As scenes of debauchery descend on Marbella, Natalie Rose Kern implores to visitors of her adopted home The post Poem insists Marbella more than just a 'boozy jolly' for tourists appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Alcohol and drug checkpoints increased on Spain's roads this weekend

SPAIN is to see an increase in alcohol and drug checkpoints on its roads this weekend. Checkpoints will be especially increased on The post Alcohol and drug checkpoints increased on Spain's roads this weekend appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

EXCLUSIVE: Brummie and Scouse 'gang war' led to the running over of eight people in Marbella

The €150,000 black Audi, on British plates, was eventually stopped by police with both men fleeing before being arrested The post EXCLUSIVE: Brummie and Scouse 'gang war' led to the running over of eight people in Marbella appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Spanish government says it should do more to reduce impact on global warming

Maria Garcia expects Spain to meet its target of reducing emissions by 26% before 2030, but said Spain must do more The post Spanish government says it should do more to reduce impact on global warming appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

New live flamenco daytime show lights up Palma de Mallorca

Flamallorca shows promoting gypsy culture on the island The post New live flamenco daytime show lights up Palma de Mallorca appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

HAPPY BREXIT DAY: Funniest reactions to anniversary of EU referendum result

Today marks the anniversary of the UK's historic Brexit referendum result The post HAPPY BREXIT DAY: Funniest reactions to anniversary of EU referendum result appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

BREAKING: Donald Tusk slams Theresa May's EU citizens' rights offer as 'below expectations'

DONALD Tusk has said Theresa May's proposals for EU citizens in the UK post-Brexit are 'below expectations' and 'risk worsening the situation The post BREAKING: Donald Tusk slams Theresa May's EU citizens' rights offer as 'below expectations' appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Beach Boys bring world tour to Mallorca with gig at Son Fusteret

Band play hits including Californian Girls, Help Me Rhonda and Good Vibrations The post Beach Boys bring world tour to Mallorca with gig at Son Fusteret appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

THANK YOU: Olive Press reaches 50,000 comments milestone

It comes after a bumper last two weeks for the website The post THANK YOU: Olive Press reaches 50,000 comments milestone appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Brit dad's anger as partner hides in Norwegian church with daughter

Mallorca-based Dominic Shepherd slams legal delays The post Brit dad's anger as partner hides in Norwegian church with daughter appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

More than 400 migrants rescued off Spain's southern coast in past week, many taken to Malaga

Last year saw 6,726 migrants attempt to enter Spain by sea The post More than 400 migrants rescued off Spain's southern coast in past week, many taken to Malaga appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

79-year-old Irish golfer going for gold at Malaga World Transplant Games

The games begin on Sunday The post 79-year-old Irish golfer going for gold at Malaga World Transplant Games appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

THERESA MAY: EU nationals can STAY in the UK if British expats' rights are guaranteed in the EU

She wants to offer 'certainty' to the roughly three million EU expats in the country The post THERESA MAY: EU nationals can STAY in the UK if British expats' rights are guaranteed in the EU appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Parents arrested in southern Spain after allegedly selling daughter for a van and €5,000

A European-wide search tracked the girl down to Obrežje in Slovenia The post Parents arrested in southern Spain after allegedly selling daughter for a van and €5,000 appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Vote in the Olive Press Brexit anniversary poll

It's a year since the historic vote The post Vote in the Olive Press Brexit anniversary poll appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

OP columnist Amanda Butler delighted that Mallorca Observatory may have star buyer

Potential interested party wants to turn it into International Centre for Astrological Study The post OP columnist Amanda Butler delighted that Mallorca Observatory may have star buyer appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Pitches for €10 on offer at Mijas classic car boot sale

They will be held every Sunday opposite Aladin's in La Cala The post Pitches for €10 on offer at Mijas classic car boot sale appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Stop Sickness Scam campaign by ABTA is a welcome move in fight against bogus claims

Holidaymakers caught making fake claimes face three years in prison The post Stop Sickness Scam campaign by ABTA is a welcome move in fight against bogus claims appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Brits organising free holidays to Spain for London Grenfell tower victims and emergency services

Locations available range from Exmoor and the Cotswolds to Ibiza and Cyprus The post Brits organising free holidays to Spain for London Grenfell tower victims and emergency services appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Former PP ministers deny receiving backhanders in Gurtel corruption case

Politicians claim they didn't receive money from party's former treasurer Luis Barcenas The post Former PP ministers deny receiving backhanders in Gurtel corruption case appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Dog beaches given green light in Marbella

The move comes after a rise in demand for pooch-friendly beaches The post Dog beaches given green light in Marbella appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Mallorca gets in the party mood for Sant Joan festival

Evening beach fires and midnight dips in the sea the night before The post Mallorca gets in the party mood for Sant Joan festival appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Mallorca producer interviews Clint Eastwood for doc on The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Sad Hill Unearthed explores long-lost Spanish cemetery used in iconic western The post Mallorca producer interviews Clint Eastwood for doc on The Good, The Bad and The Ugly appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Where to celebrate Noche de San Juan in Andalucia

Celebrating the summer solstice, Noche de San Juan is marked by the burning of colossal bonfires or 'júas' The post Where to celebrate Noche de San Juan in Andalucia appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

It's cooking

C'an Pastilla is starting to see a culinary revolution, writes food critic Jon Clarke The post It's cooking appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

British fugitive swam from Spain to Gibraltar to hand himself in after seeing himself on Crimewatch appeal

It is believed he swam in a bid to avoid border guards The post British fugitive swam from Spain to Gibraltar to hand himself in after seeing himself on Crimewatch appeal appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Mallorca-based British girl with Leukaemia on the mend

Serena Chappell to have another round of chemotherapy next week The post Mallorca-based British girl with Leukaemia on the mend appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

EXCLUSIVE: Third Brit arrested in Lisa Brown case flees to Portugal and pleads to have passport back from Spanish cops

He claims he was forced to leave La Linea by the 'Costa del Sol drug mafia' The post EXCLUSIVE: Third Brit arrested in Lisa Brown case flees to Portugal and pleads to have passport back from Spanish cops appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Banc-no Popular: Up to 300,000 Banco Popular shareholders to sue for their lost investment

BACK in 1993, the London-based IBCA rating company, later absorbed by Fitch Ratings Inc., hailed Banco Popular as the most profitable bank The post Banc-no Popular: Up to 300,000 Banco Popular shareholders to sue for their lost investment appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Drinking gin and tonic can help soothe hayfever, new British study claims

The likes of vodka and gin have much lower histamine levels The post Drinking gin and tonic can help soothe hayfever, new British study claims appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Queen of England sports 'pro-EU' outfit for opening of Parliament

There has been debate since the referendum what her view would have been The post Queen of England sports 'pro-EU' outfit for opening of Parliament appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Brit holidaymakers who made sickness claim caught downing 109 drinks on Spanish holiday

Tourists from Liverpool caught out by undercover investigators The post Brit holidaymakers who made sickness claim caught downing 109 drinks on Spanish holiday appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Surf and turf

Fins Tapas & Cocktails is one of the coolest eateries in the resort The post Surf and turf appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Madrid cops arrest 'highly radicalised' Moroccan with suicide bomb manual days before Gay Pride event

The man had an extremely dangerous profile, similar to that of those who carried out recent attacks in Britain and France The post Madrid cops arrest 'highly radicalised' Moroccan with suicide bomb manual days before Gay Pride event appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Marvin Humes opens up for first Mahiki venue in Spain

THE LAUNCH of the first Mahiki venue in Spain opened with celebrity guest DJ Marvin Humes. This brand new venue, Mahiki Beach The post Marvin Humes opens up for first Mahiki venue in Spain appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Pedal power

C'an Pastilla makes a fine base for riders of all ilk. The post Pedal power appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Mallorca police arrest suspected robber who used pants as mask

Suspected thief found in Palma chemist wearing boxer shorts on head The post Mallorca police arrest suspected robber who used pants as mask appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Spain on high alert for wild fires as national heatwave looks set to continue

Temperatures in Cordoba and Sevilla reached 44C last week The post Spain on high alert for wild fires as national heatwave looks set to continue appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Spain named most likely holiday spot to fall ill or have items stolen

The research revealed that one in ten British jollies to Europe involved setbacks like illness, injury, or loss of theft or property The post Spain named most likely holiday spot to fall ill or have items stolen appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

WATCH: Fire rages in Marbella apartment block

The flames are said to have broke out in an abandoned flat The post WATCH: Fire rages in Marbella apartment block appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.

Shark attacks swimmer at popular tourist Balearic Islands beach

Pensioner bitten on hand as swimmers flee in terror The post Shark attacks swimmer at popular tourist Balearic Islands beach appeared first on Olive Press News Spain.