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    The Olive Press News Feed
    Fraudster runs up €2,500 of unpaid bar tabs at two Valencia night clubs in Spain

    A fraudster ran up unpaid bar tabs of €2,500 within 24 hours at two Valencia City night clubs. A 24-year-old man has been arrested by the Policia Nacional after claiming… Read More

    Tourism chief leads calls for coastal rail service to connect towns on Spain’s Costa del Sol

    THE Costa del Sol attracts tens of millions of tourists each year, both domestic and foreign, who are drawn to its beach resorts and picturesque hilltop towns. But as many… Read More

    Off the beaten track: Escape to Arcadia with a holiday in Spain’s northern region Asturias

    It’s said the rain in Spain falls mainly in Asturias … But when Olive Press editor Jon Clarke swapped the crowded Costas for a summer break in this peaceful pastoral… Read More

    Shaggy dog stories: Forever homes and the new arrivals capturing the hearts of staff at ADANA shelter on Spain’s Costa del Sol

    A volunteer at ADANA dog rescue centre in the hills above Estepona, Ian Ryles shares the latest adventures of the loveable hounds looking for a forever home. Read More

    Benidorm prepares for summer tourist rush with big clean up on Spain’s Costa Blanca

    BENIDORM has boosted its street cleaning and rubbish collection workforce for the summer holiday season. The city’s population is expected to swell three-fold in July and August. 51 extra workers… Read More

    Doctor punched and paramedic almost strangled during home visit in Spain’s Murcia City

    A doctor and paramedic were assaulted during to a home visit to a Murcia City patient. The double attack saw the doctor punched in the chest by a 23-year-old man… Read More

    The Local News Feed
    Spain starts sending gas to Morocco after Algeria spat
    Spain has started sending natural gas supplies to Morocco through the Maghreb-Europe gas pipeline (GME) to ensure its energy security following a supply crisis with Algeria.
    Nato apologises after hanging Spanish flag upside down at Madrid summit
    Nato has publicly apologised to Spain after it “incorrectly positioned” its national flag during Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez’s speech at the summit held in Madrid on Wednesday.
    'Something always goes wrong': What I learned taking the train through Europe with two kids
    Travelling from Sweden to the UK and back by train via stops in Denmark, Germany, Belgium and France is no easy feat. But The Local's Richard Orange and his two kids managed to do it. Here's his advice for other travellers hoping to avoid the planes.
    Spain's inflation rate hits double digits and reaches 37-year high
    Inflation in Spain has soared to a 37-year high, reaching 10.2 percent in June 2022 due to rising energy and food prices, official data showed Wednesday.
    EU extends Covid travel certificates until 2023
    The EU has announced that its Covid travel certificate will be extended until 2023 - so what does this mean if you have a trip planned this year?
    Spanish prosecutor opens probe into Melilla migrant deaths
    Spanish public prosecutors said Tuesday they had opened an investigation into the deaths of at least 23 migrants during a mass attempt to cross from Morocco into Spain’s Melilla enclave.
    UK News From Sky
    Royal Mail managers vote to strike as Britain's summer of disruption set to get worse

    Royal Mail managers have voted to strike in a dispute over what their union describes as an "ill-thought-out redeployment programme". Read More

    Prince Charles accepting bags of cash for his charity 'would not happen again'

    The Prince of Wales accepting bags of cash for his charity "would not happen again", a senior palace source has said. Read More

    'Who'd have thought it?': Scores of Glastonbury revellers test positive for COVID

    A number of Glastonbury Festival revellers have reported testing positive for COVID-19 in the days after the music event. Read More

    Pound heads for biggest six-month drop since 2016

    The pound is heading for its biggest six-month drop against the US dollar since 2016, the year of the Brexit referendum. Read More

    Probe into whether Boris Johnson misled parliament over partygate begins with call for evidence

    The investigation into whether Boris Johnson deliberately misled parliament over the partygate scandal has begun with a call for evidence - and individuals will be allowed to contribute to the… Read More

    World News From SKY
    Only survivor of IS terror group behind 2015 Paris attacks which killed 130 people sentenced to life in jail

    The only surviving member of the group of Islamic State fanatics that terrorised Paris with a series of bombings and shootings has been sentenced to life in prison. Read More

    Police ban internet and public gatherings as tensions rise in India after Hindu tailor killing

    Police have banned public gatherings and suspended internet services in the Indian state of Rajasthan a day after two Muslim men posted a video claiming responsibility for killing a Hindu… Read More

    R Kelly sentenced to 30 years in prison - as survivors confront him over 'despicable' abuse

    R Kelly has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for using his fame to sexually abuse young fans - after coming face to face with some of his victims… Read More

    Sweden and Finland formally invited to join NATO as alliance tells Russia to withdraw from Ukraine 'immediately'

    NATO has confirmed that Sweden and Finland will be formally invited to join the military alliance as it announced a "new strategic concept". Read More

    A bad day for Putin as NATO set to expand - but what price did Sweden and Finland pay?

    This was a bad day for Vladimir Putin and one of his strategic objectives. Read More

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