surinenglish

15:29

food & drink

Old bloggers never die

How far bloggers actually exert any influence on their chosen world depends of course on the number of followers they have

ANDREW J. LINN

15:12

Sticking plasters

The Bishop's decision to move Father Jesús and the sentencing of one 16-year-old does not tackle the root of the problem

Jennie Rhodes

15:09

THE EURO ZONE

What to do?

Come the end of the holidays, prime minister Pedro Sánchez's to-do list will be miles long

Mark Nayler

16:03

THE EURO ZONE

Happy holidays

Despite the lack of new government, nothing will happen for the rest of the month now

Mark Nayler

16:00

Fair poor convention

Spain in general, and Malaga in particular, has an abundance of marvellous traditions but the annual fair is not one of them

Peter Edgerton

16:00

Red column

The regional government is toying with the idea of charging admission for its monuments

PABLO ARANDA

15:58

food & drink

Gastronomic let-downs

In spite of Trump's allegation that US wines are unfairly treated by the EU's import tariffs, actually no-one wants them

ANDREW J. LINN

12:30

How do I look?

There's a certain bored exasperation among Britons and Spaniards and it's brought on, respectively, by the interminable farce that is Brexit and by Spain's all-too-familiar governmental vacuum

Mark Nayler

12:28

Two degrees

The Jiminy Crickets of climate change don't stop shouting into the ear of a Pinocchio whose nose no longer fits on his face for so many lies. The warnings are coming from more and more sides, but the reality is that nobody cares, starting with the governments

IGNACIO LILLO

12:25

Island games

Imagine our surprise this week, then, when we received not one, but two messages of a quite different nature. They were both asking the same thing. "Hi - will you be showing the Love Island final tomorrow night?"

PETER EDGERTON

17:09

Bemusement arcade

Cheers is one of the funniest TV series ever screened; knowing what I know now, it was probably written by some bloke who once owned a bar and kept a diary

Peter Edgerton