Alasdair Fotheringham is Cycling Correspondent and Spain Correspondent for The Independent.
22 October 2014 05:39 PM
Froome won the Tour de France in 2013
Catalonia independence: ‘There will be ballots’, says Catalan leader despite Madrid court ruling to suspend referendum
14 October 2014 06:27 PM
Artur Mas now plans a 'consultation', but conceded that the 9 November poll had now become a 'preliminary vote before the definitive one'
08 October 2014 07:38 PM
Government insists protocols are robust
08 October 2014 07:34 PM
Animal rights activists protest capture of Excalibur
07 October 2014 07:17 PM
EU seeks ‘clarification’ on how health worker contracted the virus
EU activists put pressure on Brussels to withdraw climate and energy brief from Spanish minister with links to oil industry
05 October 2014 12:00 AM
29 September 2014 12:00 AM
While Swift’s GB team-mate Chris Froome retired early on, Isle of Man rider Pete Kennaugh played a key role in shredding the peloton
Catalonia independence: Spanish government to lodge appeal against 'illegal' referendum set to take place on 9 November
28 September 2014 06:16 PM
Madrid is launching a legal appeal today to thwart the latest attempt by Spain’s richest region to hold a referendum on independence. Alasdair Fotheringham reports from Madrid on the growing conflict with Catalonia
26 September 2014 09:19 PM
Armistead hoping to follow in Sir Bradley's tyre marks
24 September 2014 03:44 PM
Emphatic victory 'completes the set' as World time-trial title follows Olympic and national honours
General Election 2015: Chuka Umunna on the benefits of immigration, humility – and his leader Ed Miliband
The sickening truth about food banks that the Tories don't want you to know
Aaron and Melissa Klein: Oregon anti-gay bakers ordered to pay $135,000 after refusing to make cake for same-sex wedding
Andrew Lloyd Webber: Phantom of the Opera writer mocked after issuing a warning about Ed Miliband and Nicola Sturgeon
General election 2015: Labour will toughen hate crimes legislation surrounding Islamophobia
HSBC review into moving headquarters from UK 'underway'
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