US primaries: how to vote as an American expat in Spain

US primaries: how to vote as an American expat in Spain

It’s not too late to cast your vote - voting in-person in Spain starts on Tuesday!

Ex-IMF chief Rodrigo Rato to stand trial for fraud in Spain

Ex-IMF chief Rodrigo Rato to stand trial for fraud in Spain

Rato is to stand trial for misusing funds when he was head of a bailed-out Spanish bank.

Spain creates Europe’s first underwater museum

Spain creates Europe’s first underwater museum

Work on Europe's first underwater museum began off the coast of the Canary Island of Lanzarote on Sunday.

‘Amateur dramatics is a great way to meet new people’

‘Amateur dramatics is a great way to meet new people’

This week The Local chats to Liz Mason, President of The Madrid Players, an English-language amateur dramatics group in Madrid.

Adorable Messi fan in plastic bag shirt warms hero’s heart

Adorable Messi fan in plastic bag shirt warms hero’s heart

Lionel Messi wants to meet one of his biggest fans, who went viral after wearing a football shirt made from a plastic bag.

Tough new anti-pollution rules come into force in Madrid

Tough new anti-pollution rules come into force in Madrid

The measures include lowering the speed limit and banning vehicles from the city centre when pollution levels reach dangerous levels.

Southern Spain trembles as more earthquakes strike

Southern Spain trembles as more earthquakes strike

A magnitude 4.5 earthquake hit Andalusia on Sunday evening as aftershocks continue following last week's 6.3 quake.

Barcelona star Neymar in dock over dodgy transfer deal

Barcelona star Neymar in dock over dodgy transfer deal

The Barcelona footballer has been called to give evidence in court this week.