Metal detector bees give gold mine green light

Metal detector bees give gold mine green light

An analysis of the nectar and pollen collected by two colonies of 40,000 honey bees has been enough for a gold company to determine that their mine in northern Spain is safe to re-open.

Madrid rejects Russia’s ‘homophobic’ law

Madrid rejects Russia’s ‘homophobic’ law

Around 100 people have gathered outside the Russian embassy in Spain’s capital to voice their objection to President Putin’s new law against homosexual propaganda.

French ‘fight club’ holds mass brawls in Spain

French ‘fight club’ holds mass brawls in Spain

Police in Catalonia have arrested 17 French people who travelled to Spain to take part in "massive" brawls involving knives and knuckledusters.

Spanish cops arrest gang who killed seven-year-old

Spanish cops arrest gang who killed seven-year-old

Three pistols, 8 kilograms of cocaine and €150,000 in cash have been seized by police investigating the drug gang shooting which led to the death of a seven-year-old girl in Seville, Spain.

Top ten things that shock Spaniards in the UK

Top ten things that shock Spaniards in the UK

In this week's The Local List, we put ourselves in the shoes of Spaniards left gobsmacked by British habits and traditions.

Video: British tourist gored by bull in Spain

Video: British tourist gored by bull in Spain

A British holidaymaker was caught on camera and on the horns of a half-tonne bull as he was charged and gored in Calpe, near Benidorm.

Firefighters battle wild blazes across Spain

Firefighters battle wild blazes across Spain

Firefighters battled several wildfires in Spain on Thursday, taming a blaze that ravaged swathes of land on the holiday island of Majorca, authorities said.

Real put shirts of transfer target Bale on sale

Real put shirts of transfer target Bale on sale

Madrid briefly put shirts bearing the name of Wales winger Gareth Bale, who is rumoured to be in transfer negotiations with the club, up for sale in their online store on Thursday, according to media reports.