Alasdair Fotheringham is Cycling Correspondent and Spain Correspondent for The Independent.
06 June 2014 10:19 PM
King Juan Carlos of Spain abdicates: Spanish government clears way for Prince Felipe to be crowned before the end of the month
03 June 2014 06:33 PM
There is media speculation that 18 June – Juan Carlos Saint’s Day and a holiday across much of Spain – could be an appropriate date for the coronation
26 May 2014 06:22 PM
The phrase ‘kill the Jews’ did not correspond to the way this village thinks or acts these days
22 May 2014 11:25 PM
22 May 2014 09:30 PM
Three toreros were gored this week in Madrid's Fiesta of San Isidro. So should the country hang up the red capes and move with the times?
14 May 2014 10:43 PM
12 May 2014 12:03 AM
08 May 2014 11:02 PM
A hero of Spanish cinemas: Meet the man who opened 14 small film houses in the remote regions of Catalonia
07 May 2014 06:19 PM
97-year-old Javier Escarceller fought to open a cinema during Spain’s great recession in 1951. He explains his obsession – and how he is determined to keep it open in equally troubled times
05 May 2014 01:00 AM
The team of the Establishment faces the working-class heroes of the Spanish capital in a game which has captivated the city and beyond
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Shock poll shows voters believe Ukip is to the left of the Tories
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Ukip candidate jokes about 'shooting peasants' in racist and homophobic rant
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
- 1 Nigel Farage: Me vs Russell Brand on Question Time – he's got the chest hair but where are his ideas?
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more