What Britons in Europe need to know about the UK government’s ‘votes for life’ pledge

What Britons in Europe need to know about the UK government’s ‘votes for life’ pledge

It's been promised before, but now the UK government says it will act to ensure that British citizens living abroad do not lose their right to vote in the UK even if they have been abroad for over 15 years. Here's what we know about the proposals.

Madrid puts off separatist talks over Catalan snap election

Madrid puts off separatist talks over Catalan snap election

Catalan crisis deepens as separatist tensions force snap election

Catalan crisis deepens as separatist tensions force snap election

What does Spain’s new goverment mean for the Catalan crisis?

What does Spain’s new goverment mean for the Catalan crisis?

Pedro Sanchez sworn in as head of Spain’s first coalition government since 1936

Pedro Sanchez sworn in as head of Spain’s first coalition government since 1936

What Spain’s new leftist government has planned for the country
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What Spain’s new leftist government has planned for the country

Spain now has a Prime Minister: Pedro Sanchez clinches vote by razor-thin margin

Spain now has a Prime Minister: Pedro Sanchez clinches vote by razor-thin margin

OPINION: ‘Nothing can stop Brexit now, we will all feel foreign on February 1st’

OPINION: ‘Nothing can stop Brexit now, we will all feel foreign on February 1st’

How Spain’s new left-wing coalition fits into Europe’s shifting political allegiances

How Spain’s new left-wing coalition fits into Europe’s shifting political allegiances

Spanish word of the day: Abrazo

Spanish word of the day: Abrazo

Spain’s Socialists and Podemos make pact to form new government

Spain’s Socialists and Podemos make pact to form new government

WATCH: Deepfake video transforms Spain’s political leaders into ‘The A Team’

WATCH: Deepfake video transforms Spain’s political leaders into ‘The A Team’

Albert Rivera resigns as Ciudadanos leader after Spain election drubbing and bows out of politics altogether

Albert Rivera resigns as Ciudadanos leader after Spain election drubbing and bows out of politics altogether

10-N: The maps that tell the story of how Spain voted

10-N: The maps that tell the story of how Spain voted

Vox: the meteroric rise of Spain’s far right party

Vox: the meteroric rise of Spain’s far right party

What do the election results mean for Spain?

What do the election results mean for Spain?

Spain votes for fourth time in four years amid Catalonia tensions

Spain votes for fourth time in four years amid Catalonia tensions

PROFILE: Spanish PM Pedro Sanchez

PROFILE: Spanish PM Pedro Sanchez

PROFILE: Popular Party leader Pablo Casado

PROFILE: Popular Party leader Pablo Casado

PROFILE: Vox leader Santiago Abascal

PROFILE: Vox leader Santiago Abascal

Spain back at the polls amid tensions over Catalonia

Spain back at the polls amid tensions over Catalonia

Spanish election results: Socialists win most seats, PP and Vox make huge gains, C’s collapse

Spanish election results: Socialists win most seats, PP and Vox make huge gains, C’s collapse

‘Spain faces a dangerous drift to the far right’, warns PM Sanchez

‘Spain faces a dangerous drift to the far right’, warns PM Sanchez

Catalan leader denies ties to jailed radical separatists accused of terrorism

Catalan leader denies ties to jailed radical separatists accused of terrorism

Spain’s General Election: What you need to know ahead of the vote

Spain’s General Election: What you need to know ahead of the vote

Spain leaders clash over Catalonia in TV election debate

Spain leaders clash over Catalonia in TV election debate

ANALYSIS: How the upcoming elections in Spain and UK might affect the Spanish housing market

ANALYSIS: How the upcoming elections in Spain and UK might affect the Spanish housing market

Vox: Spain’s far right party surges in polls ahead of election

Vox: Spain’s far right party surges in polls ahead of election

Spain’s election campaign kicks off with crisis-hit Catalonia as battleground

Spain’s election campaign kicks off with crisis-hit Catalonia as battleground

IN PICS: ‘October 14 generation’ stage student protest camp in Barcelona

IN PICS: ‘October 14 generation’ stage student protest camp in Barcelona

Spanish elections: Socialists set to win more seats but again fall short of majority

Spanish elections: Socialists set to win more seats but again fall short of majority

Barcelona protests: What next for Catalonia?

Barcelona protests: What next for Catalonia?

‘Nobody is above the law’: Spanish PM calls for ‘new chapter’ in Catalonia based on dialogue

‘Nobody is above the law’: Spanish PM calls for ‘new chapter’ in Catalonia based on dialogue

Spanish elections: Podemos co-founder forms new party (to rival Podemos)

Spanish elections: Podemos co-founder forms new party (to rival Podemos)

EXPLAINER: Why Spain is heading for yet another general election

EXPLAINER: Why Spain is heading for yet another general election

Nov 10th: Spain set for fourth election in four years after talks fail

Nov 10th: Spain set for fourth election in four years after talks fail

How can Sanchez avoid fresh elections in Spain?

How can Sanchez avoid fresh elections in Spain?

Pedro Sanchez loses confidence vote: Spain heading for ANOTHER election

Pedro Sanchez loses confidence vote: Spain heading for ANOTHER election

Pedro Sanchez just lost first vote to remain in power: So what next?

Pedro Sanchez just lost first vote to remain in power: So what next?

ANALYSIS: Can Pedro Sanchez win backing for second term?

ANALYSIS: Can Pedro Sanchez win backing for second term?

Spain could have a government by July 23rd (or face new elections)

Spain could have a government by July 23rd (or face new elections)

OPINION: Do Britain’s political parties really care about Brits living in Spain?

OPINION: Do Britain’s political parties really care about Brits living in Spain?

Barcelona mayor reelected after beating separatist

Barcelona mayor reelected after beating separatist

Madrid city hall swings to right with help of far-right

Madrid city hall swings to right with help of far-right

Spain inches closer to new government as PM meets king

Spain inches closer to new government as PM meets king

ANALYSIS: Where did it all go wrong for Spain’s radical left party Podemos?

ANALYSIS: Where did it all go wrong for Spain’s radical left party Podemos?

What you need to know about Spain’s ‘Super Sunday’ results

What you need to know about Spain’s ‘Super Sunday’ results

Spain’s Socialists win big in EU vote

Spain’s Socialists win big in EU vote

Spain votes in ‘second round’ local, regional, EU polls

Spain votes in ‘second round’ local, regional, EU polls

Spanish parliament suspends four jailed Catalan MPs

Spanish parliament suspends four jailed Catalan MPs

Meet the foreigners in Spain battling for your votes in the local elections

Meet the foreigners in Spain battling for your votes in the local elections

Why Sunday’s elections are key for Pedro Sanchez

Why Sunday’s elections are key for Pedro Sanchez

How a rainbow ghost stole the show on the first day of Spain’s new parliament

How a rainbow ghost stole the show on the first day of Spain’s new parliament

Day release: Jailed Catalan separatists take seats in Spanish parliament

Day release: Jailed Catalan separatists take seats in Spanish parliament

Interview: ‘We defeated repression through the power of voting’

Interview: ‘We defeated repression through the power of voting’

Spain’s Catalan separatists let out of jail for induction as MPs

Spain’s Catalan separatists let out of jail for induction as MPs

Jailed Catalan leaders permitted to attend parliament opening

Jailed Catalan leaders permitted to attend parliament opening

EXPLAINED: What you need to know about Spain’s May 26th triple ballot

EXPLAINED: What you need to know about Spain’s May 26th triple ballot

This is how much you earn if you’re a Spanish politician
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This is how much you earn if you’re a Spanish politician

ANALYSIS: It’s time for Pedro Sanchéz to be bold and take a risk on Catalonia

ANALYSIS: It’s time for Pedro Sanchéz to be bold and take a risk on Catalonia

Spanish general election: the winners, the losers – and Vox

Spanish general election: the winners, the losers – and Vox

What the election results tell us about the Catalan independence movement

What the election results tell us about the Catalan independence movement

Spain just elected its most feminist parliament ever

Spain just elected its most feminist parliament ever

Spanish election result sends markets sliding but here’s why there’s nothing to worry about

Spanish election result sends markets sliding but here’s why there’s nothing to worry about

OPINION: ‘Election result brings welcome reassurance for Brits living in Spain’

OPINION: ‘Election result brings welcome reassurance for Brits living in Spain’

Spain’s general election: What next?

Spain’s general election: What next?

Elected but behind bars: Jailed Catalan separatist leaders win seats

Elected but behind bars: Jailed Catalan separatist leaders win seats

ANALYSIS: Spain chooses left-wing regional diversity while Vox divides the right

ANALYSIS: Spain chooses left-wing regional diversity while Vox divides the right

Pedro Sanchez: the phoenix of Spanish socialism

Pedro Sanchez: the phoenix of Spanish socialism

What do the Spanish election results mean?

What do the Spanish election results mean?

Biggest loser: Why has Spain’s main right-wing party lost so many votes?

Biggest loser: Why has Spain’s main right-wing party lost so many votes?

Big turnout for Spain’s early election marked by far-right emergence

Big turnout for Spain’s early election marked by far-right emergence

IN PICS AND VIDEO: Spain goes to the polls

IN PICS AND VIDEO: Spain goes to the polls

Spain votes in early election marked by far-right resurgence

Spain votes in early election marked by far-right resurgence

How did we get here? Over three years of political instability in Spain

How did we get here? Over three years of political instability in Spain

Results: Victory for Socialists but need pacts to govern

Results: Victory for Socialists but need pacts to govern

ANALYSIS: If the Spanish election springs a surprise it will be the far-right Vox party

ANALYSIS: If the Spanish election springs a surprise it will be the far-right Vox party

Traitor! Fascist! How to hurl insults like a politician in Spain

Traitor! Fascist! How to hurl insults like a politician in Spain

PROFILE: Pedro Sanchez, comeback king and tightrope walker

PROFILE: Pedro Sanchez, comeback king and tightrope walker

Vox: how to understand the peculiarities of Spain’s hard-right movement

Vox: how to understand the peculiarities of Spain’s hard-right movement

Why Spain’s feminist movement is in the spotlight ahead of election

Why Spain’s feminist movement is in the spotlight ahead of election

Who’s who: What you need to know about Spain’s five main electoral candidates

Who’s who: What you need to know about Spain’s five main electoral candidates

Five important things to know about the Spanish election

Five important things to know about the Spanish election

Spain PM clashes with rivals over Catalonia in election debate

Spain PM clashes with rivals over Catalonia in election debate

Jailed Catalan leader hints at support for Spanish PM to prevent far-right election win

Jailed Catalan leader hints at support for Spanish PM to prevent far-right election win

OPINION: PM has humiliated Spain’s public TV channel with election debate changes

OPINION: PM has humiliated Spain’s public TV channel with election debate changes

Why Spain’s upcoming election will change Spanish immigration politics

Why Spain’s upcoming election will change Spanish immigration politics

EXPLAINED: Everything you need to know about Spain’s general election

EXPLAINED: Everything you need to know about Spain’s general election

Spain’s PSOE set to win election but without majority

Spain’s PSOE set to win election but without majority

‘Less shouting, more listening’, plead weary Catalans as election looms

‘Less shouting, more listening’, plead weary Catalans as election looms

ANALYSIS: Why Spain’s emptying countryside is a key electoral battleground

ANALYSIS: Why Spain’s emptying countryside is a key electoral battleground

All the words you need to know to understand Spain’s general election

All the words you need to know to understand Spain’s general election

Vox leader wants to build a wall to stop immigrants coming to Spain  – and he wants Morocco to pay for it

Vox leader wants to build a wall to stop immigrants coming to Spain – and he wants Morocco to pay for it

Spain’s crisis-hit Podemos launches election campaign

Spain’s crisis-hit Podemos launches election campaign

Vox drops homophobic Holocaust denier from electoral list after public outcry

Vox drops homophobic Holocaust denier from electoral list after public outcry

Spain’s Vox picks homophobic Holocaust denier as electoral candidate

Spain’s Vox picks homophobic Holocaust denier as electoral candidate

Two pro-Franco retired generals chosen to run on Vox ticket

Two pro-Franco retired generals chosen to run on Vox ticket

ANALYSIS: Could Women’s Day change how people vote in Spain’s election?

ANALYSIS: Could Women’s Day change how people vote in Spain’s election?

Feminism is the buzzword in Spain’s electoral campaign

Feminism is the buzzword in Spain’s electoral campaign

ANALYSIS: Gloves come off as Spain begins two-month-long political fist fight

ANALYSIS: Gloves come off as Spain begins two-month-long political fist fight

Explainer: Why Spain is heading for ANOTHER general election

Explainer: Why Spain is heading for ANOTHER general election

Spanish PM calls snap election after budget defeat

Spanish PM calls snap election after budget defeat

Spanish PM faces first ballot box test in Andalusia polls

Spanish PM faces first ballot box test in Andalusia polls

Spain just passed a data protection law that allows ‘party political profiling’

Spain just passed a data protection law that allows ‘party political profiling’

Russian meddling in Catalonia polls ‘unacceptable’ and taken ‘very seriously’ by NATO

Russian meddling in Catalonia polls ‘unacceptable’ and taken ‘very seriously’ by NATO

Your vote matters: get your US election ballot in today
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Your vote matters: get your US election ballot in today

Catalonia: what next?

Catalonia: what next?

PROFILE: Inés Arrimadas, thorn in side of Catalan separatists

PROFILE: Inés Arrimadas, thorn in side of Catalan separatists

Winners and losers: Five takeaways from the Catalan election

Winners and losers: Five takeaways from the Catalan election

A ‘bitter victory’ for separatists in Catalonia after divided vote

A ‘bitter victory’ for separatists in Catalonia after divided vote

Catalan separatists set to reclaim absolute majority

Catalan separatists set to reclaim absolute majority

As-it-happened: Catalans vote in decisive election

As-it-happened: Catalans vote in decisive election

Marine Le Pen will destroy Europe if she wins in France, says Spain’s PM

Marine Le Pen will destroy Europe if she wins in France, says Spain’s PM

Spain in eye of a perfect storm after 10 months without govt

Spain in eye of a perfect storm after 10 months without govt

Spain elects a Speaker. Now can it agree on a government?

Spain elects a Speaker. Now can it agree on a government?

Five things Americans should know about voting abroad
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Five things Americans should know about voting abroad

Spanish PM left friendless after first round of party talks

Spanish PM left friendless after first round of party talks

Six important things we learnt from Spain’s repeat elections

Six important things we learnt from Spain’s repeat elections

Radicalism or safety first? Spain wavers before vote

Radicalism or safety first? Spain wavers before vote

Spain to vote in second elections in six months

Spain to vote in second elections in six months

Spain’s Podemos set to beat Socialists into second place

Spain’s Podemos set to beat Socialists into second place

Are these the weirdest political campaign ads ever?

Are these the weirdest political campaign ads ever?

Podemos seeks to heal rifts as coalition talks loom

Podemos seeks to heal rifts as coalition talks loom

Varoufakis urges next Spanish leader to defy Brussels

Varoufakis urges next Spanish leader to defy Brussels

‘I do not have support to govern’: Spain’s Rajoy

‘I do not have support to govern’: Spain’s Rajoy

Spain’s Socialists will lose support whoever they back: analysts

Spain’s Socialists will lose support whoever they back: analysts

Spain’s King Felipe VI appeals for national unity after elections

Spain’s King Felipe VI appeals for national unity after elections

Final polls predict election win for Spanish government in tight race

Final polls predict election win for Spanish government in tight race

Spain’s top three parties tied ahead of December 20th general election

Spain’s top three parties tied ahead of December 20th general election

Spain’s election dilemma over joining France in ISIS attacks

Spain’s election dilemma over joining France in ISIS attacks

Paris terror attack fears boost voter support for ‘experienced’ parties

Paris terror attack fears boost voter support for ‘experienced’ parties

Spanish public workers to get pay rise

Spanish public workers to get pay rise

‘Majority of expats treat Spain as a holiday camp’

‘Majority of expats treat Spain as a holiday camp’

Honeymoon over for rebel party Podemos

Honeymoon over for rebel party Podemos

Spain’s state broadcaster accused of political bias

Spain’s state broadcaster accused of political bias

Podemos support has stagnated: new poll

Podemos support has stagnated: new poll

Andalusia warm-up sees parties jostle for power

Andalusia warm-up sees parties jostle for power

Young Spaniards turn left in lead-up to EU poll

Young Spaniards turn left in lead-up to EU poll

US election countdown: six reasons to get your absentee ballot now
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US election countdown: six reasons to get your absentee ballot now