No more EU cash for Andalucia, because they’ve been caught pinching it

Europe has finally decided that, yes, about 219 million euros of FEDER Eu funds granted to Andalucia between 1994 and 1997 seems to have gone missing. Andalucia was one of the largest benefectors of EU funds during this time, receiving about 3.3 billion which went towards roads, motorways, hospitals, schools, farms, etc, in an attempt to drag the place into the late 20th century. As you can imagine, with so much cash coming in, quite Continue reading No more EU cash for Andalucia, because they’ve been caught pinching it

The walkway in Cuevas everyone said would be washed away in the first rains… was

And it only cost 750,000€. The rambler and cyclist walkway, inaugurated by Cuevas townhall this July at a cost of 750,000€, which went along the Almanzora river between the villages of Palomares, Villaricos, Los Lobos, La Mulería and up to Las Herrerías, has been “totally destroyed” by the recent rains, according to ideal.es. The paper reports that the tecnicos from the Diputación were so concerned about the townhall plans that they officially registered their concerns Continue reading The walkway in Cuevas everyone said would be washed away in the first rains… was