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File photo of owner Peter Lim at the Mestalla.
File photo of owner Peter Lim at the Mestalla. EFE

A LOOK AT LA LIGA

Crackpots

Rob Palmer

Valencia under Peter Lim is a shambles and the fans have found more creative ways to show their discontent

THE BOTTOM LINE

All that scum

Héctor Barbotta

Héctor Barbotta

For too long now the pearl of the Costa del Sol has grown used to shootings; while it often comes in waves, it's hard to remember the last time the town went a couple of months without hearing the sound of gunshots

THE MUSIC MAKER

Lead 'em and weep

Peter Edgerton

Peter Edgerton

We need our leaders, not to lead necessarily - although that would be nice - but rather just to look the part so that we don't have to

THE EURO ZONE

Getting to the point

Mark Nayler

Mark Nayler

As always with Spanish politics, one has to look beyond the personal insults and bickering

food & drink

A crazy week

ANDREW J. LINN

Under pressure to call things what they really are, the EU will propose it's rechristened 'veggie disk'

The five women face five weeks at sea before arriving in Barcelona.
The five women face five weeks at sea before arriving in Barcelona. pANKRA nIETO

'The sea and cancer both test your strength'

JUDITH ROMERO

Five women who have survived breast cancer are sailing round Spain from Bilbao to raise awareness of the illness. The women arrived in Malaga on Monday as part of their voyage

THE BOTTOM LINE

Back to the photos

Rachel Haynes

Rachel Haynes

In the (hopefully, not too distant) future, we will look back at photos from this year and know immediately they were taken during the "Covid era"

PET CARE

Garbage control

PETER HARRISON

Animals can easily be injured when trying to reach leftover food in a blown-over bin