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Martin Roberts

Martin Roberts

    Spain's bull festival seeks to trample sex crimes
    Spain's bull festival seeks to trample sex crimes
    Spain's San Fermin festival is well known for its annual crop of gorings during the bull-running, but sex crimes are a less-publicised problem.
    Medieval church re-emerges as Spain ships in water
    Medieval church re-emerges as Spain ships in water
    The most striking image of Spain's drought, that has forced Barcelona to ship in water, has been that of the underwater church which emerged from a drying dam. For most of the past four decades, all that has been visible of the village of Sant Roma has been the belltower of its stone church, peeping above the water beside forested hills from a valley flooded in the 1960s to provide water for the Catalonia region.