Metropolitan

News from Granada city and its surroundings

Guardia Killer Caught

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
Guardia Killer Caught

The suspect behind the killing of a Guardia Civil officer in the early hours of yesterday morning has been arrested. »

Cheaper Flights Granada/Melilla

Sunday, October 7, 2018
By Martin Myall
Cheaper Flights Granada/Melilla

The Board of Ministers has approved an OSP (Obligatory Public Service) for the air routes between Granada and Melilla. This also affects the Almeria-Melilla and Sevilla-Melilla ones, too. »

Granada Keeps Wobbling

Saturday, September 15, 2018
By Martin Myall
Granada Keeps Wobbling

People in Granada could be forgiven for thinking the 80's rock'n'roll star, Shakin' Stevens had taken up residence in the city... »

Stuck in Albaicín

Friday, September 14, 2018
By Martin Myall
Stuck in Albaicín

The tourist train that wends its way up into Albaicín in Granada has to navigate some pretty tight bends - it does not always end well. »

Seismic Monday

Tuesday, September 11, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
Seismic Monday

The Granada area suffered four earth tremors just between 14.30h and 17.00h yesterday afternoon. »

Granada Earth Tremor

Thursday, September 6, 2018
By Martin Myall
Granada Earth Tremor

Granada registered an earth tremor yesterday with a Richter scale reading of 2.9, which caused a bit of consternation in the city. »

Stabbed American Court Sentence

Tuesday, August 21, 2018
By Vivienne Hughes
Stabbed American Court Sentence

The man who stabbed a North American last year in the centre of Granada has accepted a 4-year, prison sentence and a compensation liability. »

Couple Rescued from River

Sunday, August 19, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
Couple Rescued from River

A young couple had to be rescued from Río Genil where it passes through Granada in the early hours of Saturday. »

British Paedophile Caught

Friday, July 27, 2018
By Vivienne Hughes
British Paedophile Caught

The Guardia Civil in Granada have captured a British subject on the run, accused of nine counts of child molestation back in the UK. »

Bike Vandalism Shamed

Sunday, June 10, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
Bike Vandalism Shamed

The vandalism aimed at the municipal bicycle hire in the city of Granada is mindless and constant, despite the police attempting to crack down on it. »

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