Editorials

editorial comments on topical news subjects

Face-Palm Time

Thursday, August 10, 2017
By Martin Myall
Face-Palm Time

They say that there are two Spains: the 1930s Victors and the Vanquished, today’s Left and the Right, but the real two Spains are: Funcionarios & Autónomos. »

Useless Roundabout

Saturday, July 15, 2017
By Martin Myall
Useless Roundabout

I had gone down to Chiringuito El Peñon in Salobreña at Friday lunchtime on my bike - only a lunatic uses a car on the Costa Tropical in July - and there it was, a bus stuck on the roundabout. »

Menu del Dia: Political Corruption

Thursday, May 25, 2017
By Martin Myall

There is a tremendous battle going on between the judicial power and the Government over the investigations and persecution of the omnipresent corruption in the Body Political. »

2017 National Budget

Thursday, May 4, 2017
By Martin Myall
2017 National Budget

The 2017 Budget which is about to be approved, thanks to Basque nationalist backing, can be summed up in the following fashion: incoming! »

Franco, Falangists & Nerja

Monday, April 24, 2017
By Martin Myall
Franco, Falangists & Nerja

Franco is long dead but there are still many people in Spain who are fanatic supporters - the funeral service in Nerja for a Franco-era minister was a demonstration of this. »

A Candle

Sunday, November 20, 2016
By Martin Myall
A Candle

It's hard to write a piece on one particular death in Cataluña without bitterness, or without getting-on-your-high-horse, as some might see it. »

I’m An Immigrant

Saturday, October 8, 2016
By Martin Myall

You know, I get just a little tired of the likes of Trump and UKIP going on about immigrants - I'm an immigrant; a Brit living his life in Spain. »

Where is The Logic?

Wednesday, August 17, 2016
By Martin Myall

Mar Gómez commented on one of our articles (via facebook) about the 7-year-girl who was gored by a bull as she played outside her front door: »

Gazette July Edition

Tuesday, June 28, 2016
By David Darby
Gazette July Edition

The Seaside Gazette is at the printers and will hit the streets on Friday 1st July »

Election Rerun

Monday, April 25, 2016
By Martin Myall
Election Rerun

It appears to be inevitable; the King is set to give the go ahead for the dissolution of the Parliament on the 2nd of May for the General Election to be held on June the 26th. »