Metropolitan

News from Granada city and its surroundings

Plumber Kidnapped

Wednesday, November 22, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Plumber Kidnapped

A 64-year-old woman has been arrested in Granada for kidnapping a plumber; better said, retaining him against his will until he had finished a job. »

Virtual Kidnappings

Sunday, November 12, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Virtual Kidnappings

The Policía Nacional received three reports of virtual kidnapping in just 48 hours within the city of Granada: one of Tuesday the 7th and two the following day. »

Preying on the Defenceless?

Monday, November 6, 2017
By Vivienne Hughes
Preying on the Defenceless?

The Public Prosecutor in Granada has recommended 4.5 years’ imprisonment each for the helper and fiscal consultant of an elderly woman with Alzheimer’s. »

Sneaky Porn in Granada

Saturday, October 28, 2017
By Martin Myall
Sneaky Porn in Granada

(TES) There has been a bit of police overtime concerning a scene from a porn film that was filmed on a street in the Albaicín in Granada. »

Granada Metro Opens

Friday, September 22, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Granada Metro Opens

Yesterday midday, at long last, the Granada-city metro system came into service with 12 trains and 234 staff and a sigh of relief. »

Alhambra Sunsets

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
By Louise Powell
Alhambra Sunsets

Granada city sunsets, with the Alhambra in the foreground, can be spectacular - Bill Clinton reckoned so, anyway, viewing it from the Mirador de San Nicolás. »

Brewery Chemical Spillage

Monday, September 18, 2017
By Martin Myall
Brewery Chemical Spillage

There was a bit of a panic in Granada on Wednesday at the Alhambra Brewery owing to an escape of ammonia, resulting in four workers being treated in hospital. »

Bank Holiday in Granada

Friday, September 15, 2017
By Martin Myall
Bank Holiday in Granada

(GIL) If you’re planning on going up to Granada today, with plans to get lots of things done... forget it because it is a public holiday today, Friday the 15th of September. »

Jitters, Hoaxes & Rumours

Monday, September 4, 2017
By Martin Myall
Jitters, Hoaxes & Rumours

(GIL) Unfortunately, the Barcelona terrorist attacks have spawned irresponsible online hoaxes about attacks across the country, especially in Granada. »

14-Year-Old Girl Stabbed

Friday, September 1, 2017
By Martin Myall
14-Year-Old Girl Stabbed

A 27-year-old man has been arrested for the alleged stabbing of a 14-year-old girl in the metropolitan area of Granada. »