The Sultan Of Swing Comes To Madrid

Kimberley Bailey talks to Rock´n ´ Roll Hall of Fame inducteee and Dire Straits co-founder John Illsley about his forthcoming concert in Madrid at...

New British Ambassador Hugh Elliott arrives in Spain

Hugh Elliott, a member of the UK’s Diplomatic Service since 1989, succeeds Simon Manley as Her Majesty’s Ambassador to Spain and non-resident Ambassador to...

The Fiestas Of August

From the 6th to 18th August, Madrid will be in full party mode, as the city celebrates its annual open-air summer verbenas. The centuries-old...

Centenary Of First Direct Flight From England To Spain

This week marked the centenary of the first non-stop flight from England to Spain with the pioneering pilot that carried out the trip remembered...

Gay Pride 2019 Kicks Off In Roasting Madrid

Crowds gather in the baking Madrid heat as Gay Pride 2019 kicks off in the capital. The epicentre as ever, Chueca as Madrileños and...

Two Madrid Residents Amongst Six UK Nationals for Queen´s Birthday Honours

Madrid residents John Scott and Stewart Cusden are among six UK nationals named in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List Both the current and previous Chair...

Hotel Room for 20,000 EUR Anyone? Come to Madrid for the...

Hotel rooms for Tottenham and Liverpool fans in Madrid for the Champions League final have reached astronomical prices with one suite going for 20,000...

British Beer For Madrileños

Madrid´s booming craft ale scene as been given a boost by the opening of La Latina´s newest tap room. David Ross and Patrick Tuck...

Spanish Economy : A bad deal for the young

In most western countries the idea is becoming widespread that the young entering the workforce now will be the first generation to be poorer...

Easter Procession Guide In Madrid

Easter in Madrid – It may not have the crowds of Sevilla and Malaga but the solemn religious processions are still a plenty in...