AN alleged paedo pensioner has been arrested for touching and exposing himself in front of minors in Almeria. The 79-year-old had been hanging around the playground of a nursery in Berja for several days before one of the teachers called in police. It came after she saw him ‘lusting’ over the children while touching himself […]
A PENSIONER has caused rail chaos after driving his car onto the tracks at Spain's third-busiest train station. The 70-year-old accidentally drove 800m down platform 12 at Sevilla's Santa Justa Station, forcing trains to be delayed. After getting lost in the dark, the man mistook an emergency vehicle access ramp for the car park. Bizarre […]
AN 85-year-old man has been arrested after stabbing his roommate, 80, at an old people’s home in Mallorca. According to Policia Nacional, the pensioner became enraged by his roommate during an argument on Saturday afternoon. At around 5.45pm, the suspect picked up a knife and stabbed his pal twice. The victim was rushed from the […]
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A WELL-KNOWN expat designer has been accused of receiving up to €1million to fund her fashion business and property portfolio from a financial advisory company that collapsed after racking up huge debts on Spain's Costa Blanca in 2017. Jody Smart, 43, director of Continental Wealth Management (CWM), allegedly drained the cash in the two year-period [?]
THE mummified body of a pensioner has been found in a home in Spain. The grisly find was made by Policia Nacional on Tuesday after a family member of a 78-year-old woman reported her as missing. But according to Spanish press, neighbours in the Madrid district of Ciudad Lineal had been asking police to check […]
Sempre que plou fort al Raval, el mateix panorama. L'any passat dos cops. Causa pèrdues i perjudicis a veïns i comerciants. Fins quan? @bcn_ajuntament #Barcelona #Raval #Riuada pic.twitter.com/kKmTjYxLif — Marc Vidal i Juanola (@marc_vi) October 22, 2019 A PENSIONER has been killed after being washed away during intense rainfall and flooding in Catalunya. The 75-year-old […]
The latest UK government announcement about the provision of health care to British nationals living in the EU in the event of a No-deal Brexit sent shockwaves through the 'expat' community and was particularly alarming for those Brits in the EU who are pensioners or living with long term illnesses or disabilities.
On the heels of the latest UK government announcement, British pensioners in Europe, some of whom have serious even terminal health conditions reveal how the anxiety of not knowing how their vital treatment will be covered has added to the torture.
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Campaigners for British people living in the EU accused the UK government of a massive betrayal on Monday after it was announced the health costs of pensioners would only be covered for six months in the event of a no-deal Brexit.