Ryanair strike headache for Madrid passengers

Ryanair strike headache for Madrid passengers

Ryanair ground crew at Madrid Barajas airport have called an open-ended strike, which is currently affecting every one of the airline's flights to and from the Spanish capital.

Spain’s little ‘prince’ shamed for racist rant

Spain’s little ‘prince’ shamed for racist rant

Spain's royal bad boy has hit the headlines again after shouting racist abuse at a teenage boy who criticised him for attempting to jump the queue at a Madrid theme park.

Zero tolerance against drunken antics by Jet2

Zero tolerance against drunken antics by Jet2

The holiday airline will take a new "hardline" against any disruptive or inappropriate behavior from passengers on its flights following a rise in drunken incidents on board.

‘Not shaken, not stirred, but well poured’

‘Not shaken, not stirred, but well poured’

For this week's My Spanish Career The Local chats to craft beer brewer (and cousin of Daniel), Rob Craig, an Australian living in Valencia.

Kerry cancels  Madrid trip after breaking leg on bike

Kerry cancels Madrid trip after breaking leg on bike

US Secretary of State John Kerry has cancelled what would have been his first visit to Spain, after breaking his leg in a cycling accident in France.

Enrique drone injuries are ‘worse than feared’

Enrique drone injuries are ‘worse than feared’

Spanish pop star Enrique Iglesias will need weeks to recover after injuries suffered from a drone during a concert turned out to be worse than feared.

Spaniard wins tough 98th Giro d’Italia

Spaniard wins tough 98th Giro d’Italia

Spain's Alberto Contador kept his hopes of a rare cycling double alive by securing his seventh Grand Tour title with overall victory in the Giro d'Italia on Sunday.

Barca risk penalty after anthem boos during final

Barca risk penalty after anthem boos during final

Barcelona FC will find out today whether they face sanctions after the national anthem was drowned out with jeers during Saturday's Copa del Rey final.

Benitez to be new coach hints Real Madrid chief

Benitez to be new coach hints Real Madrid chief

Real Madrid vice-president Eduardo Fernandez de Blas has unwittingly unveiled the expected appointment of Rafael Benitez as the club's new coach at a fans' meeting.