Arise Dame Ana Botin! Santander chief awarded honours by Queen

Arise Dame Ana Botin! Santander chief awarded honours by Queen

Ana Botín, the Executive Chairman of Banco Santander, has been appointed an honorary Dame Commander of the British Empire (DBE), by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth for services to the British financial services sector.

Eduardo Scissorhands? Hairdresser styles with swords and fire in Spain

Eduardo Scissorhands? Hairdresser styles with swords and fire in Spain

Would you let this unconventional Spanish hairdresser get his hands on your locks?

The Spain drain: Number moving abroad increases despite recovery

The Spain drain: Number moving abroad increases despite recovery

More Spaniards than ever are leaving Spain to live abroad, the latest figures show, showing many still believe the best opportunities lie elsewhere despite claims that the nation is on the road to economic recovery.

Instagram: Spain’s ten most photographed places in 2015

Instagram: Spain’s ten most photographed places in 2015

Instagram, the popular photo-sharing app with more than 400 million users has revealed which Spanish sites were the most photographed in 2015.

Spain considers ban on dubbing in bid to boost English language skills

Spain considers ban on dubbing in bid to boost English language skills

A new proposal from the ruling Popular Party could see Spain say adios to the practice of dubbing foreign programmes on television as a way of improving the nation's English proficiency.

‘I thought it was a trapped kitten’: Woman finds baby dumped in bin

‘I thought it was a trapped kitten’: Woman finds baby dumped in bin

A woman in southern Spain was stunned to discover a newborn baby abandoned in the bottom of a dumpster as she walked home from church.

Clear skies and clogged highways forecast for Spain’s long weekend

Clear skies and clogged highways forecast for Spain’s long weekend

Experts are forecasting clear skies and warmer than average weather over the weekend - which is a four day bank holiday across Spain.

Spanish PM launches re-election campaign in tightest race ever

Spanish PM launches re-election campaign in tightest race ever

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy officially kicked off his campaign for re-election on Thursday evening with the promise that his party "takes Spain seriously", ahead of tight legislative polls on December 20th.