Tragedy in Burgos

A family birthday celebration at a rural house in Tordómar, Burgos, ended in tragedy on Saturday morning with the deaths of six people, three women and three children, after a fire broke out.

Permanent halt to roadworks in Burgos

The Mayor of Burgos, Javier Lacalle, has announced the permanent cessation of works to convert calle Vitoria into a boulevard, the decision following five nights of protests and 46 arrests.

Roadworks in Burgos suspended

After five days of unrest in Burgos over the conversion of a street into a boulevard, the Popular Party Mayor Javier Lacalle has announced the temporary suspension of the roadworks because city officials cannot guarantee the safety of the workers and demonstrators.

Disturbances continue in Burgos

The disturbances in the Gamonal district of Burgos continued for a fourth consecutive night as residents continue their protests against Council plans to turn calle Vitoria into a boulevard.

Second night of violence in Burgos

There has been a second night of disturbances in the Gamonal district of Burgos with street furniture being burned or damaged and run-ins between the protesters and riot police.

Fatal fire in Miranda de Ebro

A 70-year-old woman and her 40-year-old daughter died in the early hours of this morning in a fire at their home in calle Torre de Miranda in Miranda de Ebro, Burgos. The two women died from carbon monoxide poisoning.  

Three die in the storms

Storms throughout Spain yesterday claimed the lives of three people and left up to 135,000 families without power.

Double murder in Burgos

A 27 year old woman has been detained in Vitoria as the alleged killer of her 67 year old mother and 3 year old son in Burgos. The two bodies were found in different locations in Burgos where the accused had been living.

Burgos bomb blast

The number of people injured in the bomb blast in Burgos early this morning has reached 54, although none of the injuries are serious. However, the authorities consider it a miracle that there were no fatalities in the incident.

46 injured in Burgos bomb blast

A bomb blast early this morning outside the Guardia Civil barracks in Burgos has left 46 people suffering minor injuries.