National

A satirical take on Spanish national news

The Supreme Flip Flops

Saturday, October 20, 2018
By Martin Myall
The Supreme Flip Flops

No, it's not about footwear but about the behaviour of the Supreme Court of the land's behaviour over mortgage Stamp Duties. »

Good News on Mortgages

Friday, October 19, 2018
By Martin Myall
Good News on Mortgages

The Spanish Supreme Court has just reversed its own findings and sentenced that the banks should have paid the costs in a mortgage transaction. »

Flash Floods Kill Five

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
Flash Floods Kill Five

The death toll as of 08.00h this morning stands at five, but there are still people unaccounted for on the island of Mallorca. »

Banknotes Littering Autovía

Monday, October 1, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
Banknotes Littering Autovía

A Guardia Civil road check was tipped off about almost 250,000 euros that had been jettisoned onto the roadside near their check point. »

Autumn Arrives

Sunday, September 23, 2018
By Martin Myall
Autumn Arrives

Autumn started this morning at 03.54h (CET+1) and will last 89 days and 20 hours, finishing on the 21st of December. »

Laughing Gas No Laughing Matter

Tuesday, September 4, 2018
By Martin Myall
Laughing Gas No Laughing Matter

The Guardia Civil confiscated 53,000 capsules of laughing gas, thousands of dosage devices and 7,000 balloons in the Sant Antoni, Ibiza. »

Butane Lorry Driver DUI

Monday, September 3, 2018
By Editor
Butane Lorry Driver DUI

The traffic police stopped a butane lorry and breathalyzed the driver during a routine check - he was six times over the limit. »

Another Pool-Related Child Death

Sunday, September 2, 2018
By Vivienne Hughes
Another Pool-Related Child Death

This time the tragedy took place in L'Ametlla de Mar (Tarragona), where the toddler was in a pool belonging to an urbanización on the 30th of last month. »

Dutch Sexual Predator Captured

Wednesday, August 29, 2018
By Vivienne Hughes
Dutch Sexual Predator Captured

The most wanted sexual predator from the Netherlands was arrested in a small commune outside Barcelona this weekend past. »

Speeding Canadian

Friday, August 24, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
Speeding Canadian

In the afternoon of the 18th a Canadian driver was caught doing 137 kph - not so fast, you might think, but it was within a 50-kph-limit area. »

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