This has hardly attracted any attention, but it is extremely interesting since it is the first time I can recall an EU member state being persuaded (I assume we’re talking Welsh investment and the odd leek) to jump into bed with a similar-sized region of another EU member state. Nice one, Rhodri, but I’ll bet the sums look horrible.
- If Catalonia seceded from Spain, could the Baix Llobregat secede from Catalonia?
I’m just curious: suppose the EU in its infinite wisdom were to agree to recognise any Spanish region voting 55% in
- Translation error in the puenting tragedy at Cabezón de la Sal in Cantabria
Two versions: El País: the instructor says, “No jump, it’s important. No jump,” and the girl understands, “Now jump.” De Telegraaf,
- The RAE takes the wall and then goes and loses the bugger
Many thanks to Javier for introducing me to the Cantabrian Quixote, which devotes a whole chapter to a duel resulting from
- The disappearing bishop
This is Manuel Irurita, regionalist-traditionalist head of the diocese of Barcelona, and one of 8,352 citizens disposed of by, or to
The good, the bad, and the quite ridiculously ugly.