surinenglish

15:56

Jazz rules

I thought I'd offer some clear guidelines as to what truly constitutes jazz, so that we can all get some proper focus going

Peter Edgerton

15:54

PET CARE

Dangerous toys

Consider the risks when buying playthings for pets

ERNY HARRISON

14:52

Private Clublandia

The term 'club' is chic in any language, but in Spain at least it should never be taken at face value

ANDREW J. LINN

14:44

World Cup injustice

The sports correspondents tell us that the countries with the most travelling fans in the Moscow stands are curiously not the prosperous European nations but the so-called "emerging" or "developing" countries

Héctor Barbotta

14:43

THE EURO ZONE

Doing things by halves

Pending a long-overdue revelation by the UK of its Brexit plans, Spain is right to reject proposals by May for a half-arsed divorce

Mark Nayler

14:42

Making notes

Playing the guitar standard isn't very difficult… not compared to singing close harmony backing vocals

Peter Edgerton

18:25

the euro zone

Quid pro quo

Pedro Sánchez's first headache is being caused by the fraught issue of regional financing

Mark Nayler

18:09

Trend games

The latest fashion in these parts, it would seem, is for betting shops, although not, of course, in the style of the traditional UK bookies

Peter Edgerton

18:03

Equal footing

A look at the daily news reminds us that the older generations haven't been able to solve everything and that younger activists will need to continue the struggle for equality and human rights

Rachel Haynes

11:34

Unwinnable wars

Wine-producing countries affected by Trump's trade war will lose sales to the US, but US wineries will see their sales drop too

ANDREW J. LINN

13:35

Eat and run

Ordering meals at restaurants and leaving without paying is a growing problem in Spain

ANDREW J. LINN

13:31

Follow the money

Fernando Hierro's patriotism might not be all that it seems

Peter Edgerton

13:31

Aquarius, times 11.3

Europe must play its role in the ongoing migrant crisis

IGNACIO LILLO

15:36

Competitive gastronomy

Practically any organisation even tentatively linked to what we eat or drink has its own way of handing out rewards, from The World's Top 50 Restaurants to the International Wine Challenge

ANDREW J. LINN

14:09

In by the back door

Sánchez's cabinet is firmly female and pro-EU

Mark Nayler