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Yesterday’s News


Friday 21 June, 2019

Irishman (53) dies following stabbing in Costa del Sol pub

A British man has been arrested by Spanish police in connection with the incident.

Sunday 3 February, 2019

James Quinn loses appeal against conviction for Gary Hutch murder

Lawyers for the Dubliner had sought to overturn his June 2018 conviction and prison sentence.

Saturday 2 February, 2019

Body discovered in Spain believed to be that of Irishman missing since September

Investigators are said to be in the process of formally identifying Carl Carr.

Tuesday 15 January, 2019

Search for two-year-old boy trapped in well in Spain enters third day

Emergency services have yet to find any sign of the young boy.


Thursday 19 July, 2018

Irish teen dies after falling from hotel balcony in Majorca

It is believed the boy fell up to 20ft from the balcony in a freak accident.

Monday 16 July, 2018

Irish teen who drowned tragically in Spanish lake named

Joshua Osahon from Portlaoise lost his life after going swimming in a lake in central Spain on Saturday afternoon.

Thursday 21 June, 2018

James Quinn jailed for 22 years in Spain for Gary Hutch murder

The judge described the 2015 murder as “execrable”.

Sunday 3 June, 2018

Welsh tourist (20) dies after falling from apartment block in Magaluf

The body was discovered at 11am this morning.

Sunday 1 April, 2018

Child killed in Tenerife hit-and-run named as Carter Carson (10) RIP

Child killed in Tenerife hit-and-run named as Carter Carson (10)

Carter Carson died in hospital on Friday nearly 24 hours after he was struck by a car.

Saturday 31 March, 2018

Irish boy (10) holidaying with family killed by hit-and-run driver in Tenerife

The youngster was rushed to hospital after being critically injured on Thursday evening.

Monday 18 December, 2017

No foul play in death of Dutch woman in Gran Canaria

Police spoke to her Irish partner yesterday afternoon.

DJ killed and three injured as stage collapses at Brazil music festival Atmosphere This post contains videos

DJ killed and three injured as stage collapses at Brazil music festival

The collapse was blamed on adverse weather conditions.

Saturday 12 August, 2017

'Major league' Kinahan cartel member arrested in Spain was nearly caught in airport last year

He escaped after crossing a busy motorway as officers closed in on him when he went to meet relatives arriving from Ireland.

Friday 19 May, 2017

Man arrested in Lanzarote over failing to help Irish woman over drowning

Witnesses told police he vanished after spotting the tourist face down in the water.

Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Irishman 'repeatedly stabbed' at resort in Algarve

The victim was reportedly attacked by two men in Praia da Rocha on Sunday morning.

Friday 24 March, 2017

British man convicted of murdering 'gentle giant' Irishman in Costa del Sol bar row

John O’Neill was on his first foreign holiday.

Tuesday 17 January, 2017

Irishman in "serious" condition following bicycle accident in Tenerife

The 58-year-old was airlifted to hospital following yesterday’s incident.

Thursday 3 November, 2016

Questioning of Irishman held over Gary Hutch murder continues

The man was arrested yesterday in relation to the September 2015 death.

Wednesday 2 November, 2016

Major police operation linked to Gary Hutch murder underway in Spain

An arrest is understood to have taken place.

Sunday 2 October, 2016

Tiger kidnappings suspect arrested in Spain while living under a fake ID

Jeffrey Melvin disappeared in 2012 while on bail for his alleged involvement in a January 2010 tiger raid in Dublin.

Wednesday 28 September, 2016

Body of Irish woman (83) found in sea off Santa Ponsa

The woman’s body was found by Russian holidaymakers this morning.

Wednesday 14 September, 2016

VIDEO: Wads of cash and a gun seized in Spanish raid over Dublin gangland feud

Police in Spain have arrested a man over the death of Gary Hutch.

Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Irish schoolboy dies days after being saved from drowning in Spanish pool

The boy got into difficulty last week.

Friday 19 August, 2016

Jonathan Hutch tells Spanish police he believes he was intended target of shooting

The Civil Guard are analysing CCTV footage said to show the killer seconds before he struck.

Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Irishman shot dead outside supermarket in Majorca

Sources say the victim was shot in an attack linked to the ongoing Kinahan-Hutch feud.

Tuesday 9 August, 2016

WATCH: Man catches flight after dashing across runway at Madrid airport Ryanair This post contains videos

WATCH: Man catches flight after dashing across runway at Madrid airport

The Bolivian national now faces a hefty fine.

Friday 1 July, 2016

37-year-old US woman found guilty of threatening to murder Stephen Hawking

She was tried after refusing to be seen by an expert called in to evaluate her state of mind.

Friday 3 June, 2016

Two Irish men arrested for drug trafficking in Spain as part of 'Operation Leprechaun'

The two were held after the detention of a British drug dealer on the holiday island of Majorca.

Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Irish man arrested in Alicante over Louth double murder

Gangland figures Anthony Burnett and Joseph Redmond are believed to have been tortured before they were shot dead four years ago.

Thursday 31 March, 2016

Irishman dies in swimming pool while on holiday in Spain

The man is believed to have died after falling into the deep end of the pool.