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Ciudad Real province News & Information

World's number one olive oil is Spanish
Food & Drink Thu, Oct 11, 2018

World's number one olive oil is Spanish

THE WORLD'S best olive oil is produced in Spain – it's official. As well as being the largest producer of olive oil on earth, even beating Italy, Spain is also well-known globally for the exceptional quality...

'Stolen baby' born in 1973 meets her real mother
Society Tue, Sep 11, 2018

'Stolen baby' born in 1973 meets her real mother

A WOMAN aged 45 who was 'stolen' as a newborn has met her real mother for the first time – and discovered they were only living a province apart since her alleged 'death' at a few hours' old. Ana...

Diver from Ciudad Real helps in Thai cave rescue
Society Tue, Jul 10, 2018

Diver from Ciudad Real helps in Thai cave rescue

A DIVER from the central Spanish province of Ciudad Real is in Thailand helping rescue the children trapped in a cave with their football instructor. Fernando Raigal, 33, currently works as a professional scuba-diver...

Spanish AIDS researcher among México earthquake victims
Crime/Incidents Thu, Sep 21, 2017

Spanish AIDS researcher among México earthquake victims

A SPANISH doctor is among the dead in the horrific earthquake in México – the second in a fortnight – which has killed 21 school children after their classrooms collapsed. Leopoldo Nieto Cisneros, 66, was born in...

Easter parade disaster number two: Virgin Mary statue catches fire
Crime/Incidents Sun, Apr 16, 2017

Easter parade disaster number two: Virgin Mary statue...

SEVILLA'S Good Friday parade was not the only one that ended in disaster – a statue of the Virgin Mary caught fire in the Castilla-La Mancha village of Bolaños de Calatrava, causing widespread panic. The...

Earthquake in Ciudad Real felt in Albacete
Crime/Incidents Thu, Feb 23, 2017

Earthquake in Ciudad Real felt in Albacete

AN EARTHQUAKE reaching 3.3 on the Richter scale shook the central provinces of Ciudad Real and Albacete at 09.15 this morning, the National Geographical Institute has just confirmed. The epicentre of the tremor was in...

MasterChef contestants cook recipes from 'Don Quijote' 400 years after author's death
Food & Drink Tue, May 3, 2016

MasterChef contestants cook recipes from 'Don...

CERVANTES' fourth centenary celebrations did not stop on April 23, but are still happening throughout the country and even on popular TV – the ratings-grabber dedicated an entire episode to the legendary author of...

Ciudad Real Legionnaire's epidemic traced to bus station fountain
Society Wed, Dec 30, 2015

Ciudad Real Legionnaire's epidemic traced to bus...

AN OUTBREAK of Legionnaire's disease in the central-Spain province of Ciudad Real has been traced to an ornamental fountain in a coach station. So far, 228 residents in the town of Manzanares (pictured) have been...

Chinese firm could get Ciudad Real airport for €10,000
Economy Sat, Jul 18, 2015

Chinese firm could get Ciudad Real airport for €10,000

ONLY one bidder has come forward with a view to buying the never-used airport in Ciudad Real, in the southern part of the central region of Castilla-La Mancha - and has offered just €10,000. A company set up in Madrid...

Italy breaks Spain's record for world's longest pizza
Food & Drink Mon, Jun 22, 2015

Italy breaks Spain's record for world's longest...

A WORLD record for the longest pizza held by Spain for the past four years has been broken by Italy. A total of 80 chefs at the Expo '15 fair in Milan worked solidly for 14 hours on baking a pizza of literally a...

China's fourth-largest flight operator 'very interested' in buying Ciudad Real airport
Travel/Tourism Sat, Feb 22, 2014

China's fourth-largest flight operator 'very...

CHINA'S fourth-largest carrier has expressed an interest in buying the doomed Ciudad Real airport, which has lain dormant for years and even failed to attract a buyer when put out to auction at the end of last year....

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