Spanish city formerly known as Valencia given new name

Spanish city formerly known as Valencia given new name

Spain's third largest city has voted to change its name. But you would be forgiven for not noticing the difference.

No ‘nanny state’ makes Spain the best place to enjoy a drink

No ‘nanny state’ makes Spain the best place to enjoy a drink

Anyone who has been to Spain already knows it to be true. Spain is the best place in the EU to enjoy a drink.

Over optimistic Spain misses deficit target… again

Over optimistic Spain misses deficit target… again

It's the eighth year in a row the country has failed to meet its target.

Spanish photographer wins prestigious World Photo prize

Spanish photographer wins prestigious World Photo prize

Pedro Díaz Molins shares the secret of his award-winning photograph with The Local.

Spain’s suicide rate jumps to record high in economic crisis

Spain’s suicide rate jumps to record high in economic crisis

Twice the number of people die in Spain at their own hand than in traffic accidents. Can the economic crisis be to blame?

Hundreds evacuated from homes as floods hit Spain

Hundreds evacuated from homes as floods hit Spain

Spain's northwestern corner is experiencing the worst flooding in living memory.

What’s on in Spain: April 2016

What’s on in Spain: April 2016

From burying a sardine to the glamour of Seville's April Fair - and a grudge match between Spain's two biggest football teams - there is a lot to see this April in Spain.

Spain is failing in anti-doping code admits Olympics chief

Spain is failing in anti-doping code admits Olympics chief

Spain and Mexico are the only two countries that are non-complying with anti-doping codes.

Adios! Valencia sacks Gary Neville after just four months

Adios! Valencia sacks Gary Neville after just four months

Gary Neville's unhappy tenure in Valencia was doomed to failure.