In Pictures: Madrid shovels out of record blizzard

Armed with picks and shovels, Madrid residents slowly shovelled out of Spain’s worst blizzard in decades that turned roads and pavements into skating rinks. Officials asked people to stay at home if possible after Storm Filomena dumped 20-30 centimetres (seven-eight inches) of

In Pictures: Thousands stranded in Spain’s record snowstorm

A persistent blizzard has blanketed large parts of Spain with 50-year record levels of snow, halting traffic and leaving thousands trapped in cars or train stations and airports. In Madrid, authorities activated a red alert for the first time since the system

Deadly snowstorms cause chaos across Spain

Heavy snowfall left three people dead across the country, trapped motorists, and shut down much of the capital. Snowstorms across much of Spain left three people dead and caused chaos across much of the country, trapping motorists and closing the capital’s air

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