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The British Council: Eight decades developing links between UK and Spain

Tony Bryant

The British Council is an organisation specialising in international cultural and educational opportunities that promotes a wider knowledge of the United Kingdom and the English language. The institute has branches in more then 100 countries, and ... this year marks the 80th anniversary of the first branch in Spain, which was founded by an Irish fiddle player in Madrid in 1940. Walter Fitzwilliam Starkie (1894-1976) was an Irish scholar whose reputation was largely based on his travel books, ... developing special links between Spain and the UK. He went on to open branches of the British Council in Barcelona, Bilbao, Seville and Valencia. He retired in 1954, but continued to live in Madrid with his family until his death in 1976. Starkie and



More branch closures likely across Malaga as banks rethink plans and cut costs


...taken years. However, there is another side to this coin: many branches are likely to close. All the banks have had to rethink their plans this year, due to the harsh reality of the pandemic. They have earned much less than expected or have even made ... losses as the financial hit starts to take effect. When things are this bad, those who run the banks are obsessed with cutting costs, and there are three main ways the sector does this: mergers, closing branches and reducing staff levels. Iñigo Vicente ... to close branches". During lockdown, they all closed some branches temporarily to reduce their employees' exposure to Covid-19. These have now reopened, but with fewer staff as many are still working from home. "They realised that staff working



Merger talks between BBVA and Banco Sabadell under way


...more months and focus in part on overlap between the branch network. BBVA has been less keen on a merger, while Banco Sabadell, due to its smaller size and weaker balance sheet, has been looking for a new partner for some time. BBVA has just finalised ... planned Caixabank and Bankia deal, Malaga-based Unicaja is in ongoing discussions with smaller Liberbank. Whichever deals go through, next year will see the transformation of high street banks in Spain, with branch closures. Head of Caixabank explained



Cudeca appeals for funds to continue its home care programme

ANA PÉREZ-BRYAN, is Fundación La Caixa and Caixabank, who have donated 30,000 euros to the cause and made it possible for people to donate via Caixabank cash machines or in person at its branches. The 101 TV channel is also collaborating by hosting a fundraising



Royal British Legion still on duty during state of alarm

Tony Bryant

...ideas on how best to employ these measures. Alternative ways being taken up by RBL branches in Spain to support support members and beneficiaries include video meetings, social media groups and telephone calls. Those in need of assistance can call ... their local branch, the numbers of which can be found on the RBL Spain South website. Committee members will endeavour to offer assistance with shopping and doctors appointments to those in vulnerable situations, as well as information on the changing ... prayers, thoughts and time should anyone wish to contact me." Chairman of the Torremolinos branch, Mary Le Corney, reiterated the words of Reverend Cage, while pointing out that the Legion's objective is to help those in need. "We will try to help with



Torremolinos branch of Royal British Legion in danger of closure


The Torremolinos branch of the Royal British Legion (RBL) has made an urgent appeal for help in order to save the club from closing next month. The branch, which has been running for more than 30 years and was one of the first on the Costa del Sol, ... has been struggling to survive over the past few years. Unless new members can be found, it will cease to exist. The Torremolinos branch is also in need of committee members, as well as a new venue where the few surviving members can hold their monthly ... meeting. Mary LeCorney has been the branch's chairperson for more than 20 years and she is now hoping to step down if a replacement can be found. Mary, who holds a Life Membership - one of the RBL's most prestigious credits, is also currently acting



Heavy rain brings floods to inland Malaga as wind batters the coast

IGNACIO LILLO / ANDREA JIMÉNEZ strong winds with gusts of up to 85 km/h in Nerja, 83 in Torrox, 76 in Álora and 73 in Malaga Port, according to the Spanish Met Office, Aemet. Wind damage The majority of incidents involved falling trees and branches, damage to road signs,



GibSams, there to help in the festive season

Debbie Bartlett

Many people struggle with loneliness and different problems at Christmas and New Year, but Gibraltar has its own branch of the Samaritans, GibSams, who are there to help. The hotline number is 116 123 (the same number as UK) and it offers a