Archive for April, 2013

Tough Times for The Police

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

A municipal police officer from Santa Fe, Granada, was reduced to having to shout for help when dealing with thieves because the don't have any radio/walk talkies. »

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Fair Cop or Set Up

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

Ex-regional MP for the PP, Santiago Cervera claims that he had been set up when he turned up at an arrange pick-up point and that he had not tried to blackmail a bank director. »

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Banks Won’t Pay

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

If you live in an apartment in Spain, then you know what la comunidad is; i.e., the apartment-block adminstration, whose elected members run the block finances and affairs. »

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And Now for the Good News…

Monday, April 29th, 2013

Juan Antonio from the province of Badajoz in Extremadura won 36m euros on the Euro Jackpot just over a year ago and he is convinced that God gave him it so that he could help others. »

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They’re Still Not Listening

Monday, April 29th, 2013

The Mayor if Zubia (PP) has raised the salary of the Councillor of the Economy and in passing awarded himself a salary 45,000 euros. Oh, and he has raised the expense quota for attending a council meeting from 113 euro to 195 euros. »

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Military Rumbling

Monday, April 29th, 2013

Members of he Asociación Unificada de Militares Españoles (armed forces union) demonstrated in front of the Ministry of Defence over the arrest of their Chairman. »

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Gypsy Clan Clash

Sunday, April 28th, 2013

A squabble between two gypsy families in Loja, in the Poniente de Granada was settled by the Council of the Elders - a rarely used dispute measure. »

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Drink Driving Granny

Sunday, April 28th, 2013

The Policía Local in Mijas stopped driver around midnight and carried out a breathalyzer test - the driver, who was three times of the limit. was a 73-year-old British woman. »

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Mugshot Beauty

Sunday, April 28th, 2013
Mugshot Beauty

One has to say that even our so called 'beautiful' celebrities usually look like they've been dragged through a hedge backwards if they are unlucky enough to get arrested and then stand before the dreaded mugshot camera. However, one lady who was arrested for drink driving in Florida, USA, put those celebrity fake beauties... »

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Safe School Routes

Saturday, April 27th, 2013
Safe School Routes

Salobreña has a campaign called Caminos escolares seguros - the title of the article is the translation. »

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