Spain blocks sale of painting because it may be a lost Caravaggio

The Spanish government has blocked the auction of a 17th-century oil painting on suspicion it could be a lost Caravaggio masterpiece worth millions. Titled ‘Coronation with Thorns’, the canvas shows the Christ figure, blood dripping from his crown of thorns, just before his crucifixion and was set to have been sold off at Madrid’s Ansorena auction … Read more

Dropping by for a drink! Skydiver swoops down at 60mph and snatches a can of Red Bull off the ground

Dropping by for a drink! Skydiver swoops down at 60mph and snatches a can of Red Bull off the ground Paraglider Nil Farre Berge, 28, jumped from 12,000 feet before making the grab Footage shows him speeding through the air with his parachute open   He reaches his hand out and is able to smoothly snatch … Read more

Dan Macpherson counts down the days until he is reunited with son Austin, one

Dan Macpherson counts down the days until he is reunited with son Austin, one, as the actor completes his THIRD hotel quarantine after wrapping AppleTV sci-fi series in Spain By Candice Jackson For Daily Mail Australia Published: 07:03 BST, 8 April 2021 | Updated: 07:03 BST, 8 April 2021 Actor Dan Macpherson is counting down the … Read more

Were Bronze Age dogs vegetarians? Protein in 3,000-year-old bones reveal canines at mostly grains

A dog with a bone is happiness personified, but early domesticated canines ate almost no meat, according to a new study. Researchers examining proteins in the bones of Bronze Age dogs in Spain found many were fed a diet of primarily cereal grains, like millet. That menu may have been a necessity, since their human … Read more

Post-Brexit ‘red tape’ means UK expats ‘being denied basic services in EU’

Britons in Europe are being denied access bank accounts, jobs, healthcare and university places due to post-Brexit red tape – even though access to those services is guaranteed under the withdrawal agreement.  Those living in Spain, Italy and France say they have been hit by new rules which are poorly understood by local officials who … Read more

British expats ‘being denied basic services in Europe due to post-Brexit red tape’

Britons in Europe are being denied access bank accounts, jobs, healthcare and university places as due to post-Brexit red tape – even though access to those services is guaranteed under the withdrawal agreement.  Those living in Spain, Italy and France say they have been hit by new rules which are poorly understood by local officials … Read more

Family hilariously sail 20ft boat into Russian billionaire’s £360million mega-vessel

Sorry, didn’t see your 469ft superyacht! Family hilariously sail their 20ft boat into Russian billionaire’s £360million mega-vessel – then scrape along the side of it Little boat was blown towards ‘Sailing Yacht A’ off Spain’s Atlantic coast Sunday  Father seen frantically trying to turn around as children yelled at him in Spanish Eventually he was … Read more

Family hilariously sail 20ft boat into Russian billionaire’s £360million mega-vessel

Sorry, didn’t see your 469ft superyacht! Family hilariously sail their 20ft boat into Russian billionaire’s £360million mega-vessel – then scrape along the side of it Little boat was blown towards ‘Sailing Yacht A’ off Spain’s Atlantic coast Sunday  Father seen frantically trying to turn around as children yelled at him in Spanish Eventually he was … Read more

Covid Spain: Government backtracks on plans to make tourists wear masks on beaches

The masks can come off again! Spain backtracks on plan to make tourists wear face coverings on the beach £100 fine was envisaged in new decree ordering masks even for lone sunbathers But the plan has now been put on ice with further discussions set to take place Current rules remain for now which means … Read more

Spain backtracks on controversial plans to make tourists wear masks

The masks can come off again! Spain backtracks on plan to make tourists wear face coverings on the beach £100 fine was envisaged in new decree ordering masks even for lone sunbathers But the plan was today scrapped after talks between regional health ministers  Current rules remain for now which means lone sunbathers do not … Read more