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Almost 35,000 Britons in limbo as Portugal fails to issue post-Brexit ID cards
British nationals living in country are unable to access healthcare, change jobs or travel in and out

Lisa O'Carroll Brexit correspondent

06, Aug, 2022 @10:08 AM

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‘You can’t take risks’: Portugal’s lonely lookouts stand guard against wildfires
With temperatures hitting 47C, sentries who staff the country’s watchtowers say even a wisp of smoke can mean disaster

John Silcox

24, Jul, 2022 @8:30 AM

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Weather tracker: record-breaking heat continues to scorch western Europe
UK temperatures exceed 40C while France and Portugal hit new highs, with some extreme consequences

Alice Fowle for MetDesk

22, Jul, 2022 @6:34 AM

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Macron vows to rebuild and replant by ‘different rules’ after French fires
President calls for European fleet of firefighting planes, as blazes continue in parts of Greece, Portugal and Spain

Jon Henley Europe correspondent

20, Jul, 2022 @4:41 PM

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Suspect in huge French forest fire questioned over arson in 2012
Blaze continues to ravage pine forest in France as heatwave breaks temperature records across Europe

Jon Henley Europe correspondent

19, Jul, 2022 @4:21 PM

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‘People would say, “This is hideous!’”: how ‘tacky’ Portuguese style took over the UK
Colourful and gaudy, traditional Portuguese designs, most famously the cabbage plate, were long dismissed as old fashioned. But this special brand of maximalism is undergoing a revival and has paved the way for a wider appreciation of all things from Portugal

Larry Ryan

19, Jul, 2022 @10:17 AM

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Europe’s heatwave moves north as UK braces for hottest day on record
Temperatures also forecast to rise in the Netherlands and Belgium as wildfires continue to rage in southern parts of the continent

Jon Henley in Paris and Sam Jones in Madrid

19, Jul, 2022 @3:48 AM

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‘Heat apocalypse’ warning in western France as thousands flee wildfire
Nearly 25,000 escape blaze sparked by southern European heatwave that has already killed hundreds of people

Jon Henley in Paris and Sam Jones in Madrid

18, Jul, 2022 @4:47 PM

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France braces for record temperatures as wildfires rage across Europe
Thousands evacuated as above 40C forecast for some French regions on Monday and more lives lost in soaring heat in Spain

Guardian staff

18, Jul, 2022 @4:26 AM

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Forest fires rage across Europe as heatwave sends temperatures soaring
Civil defence authorities battle blazes that have forced evacuation of thousands of people across continent

Sam Jones in Madrid and agencies

17, Jul, 2022 @10:48 AM

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Firefighters tackle southern Europe wildfires as heatwave passes 45C
Portugal and Spain among countries affected as rescue forces from Greece help battle blazes in southern France

Cash Boyle

16, Jul, 2022 @3:46 PM

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Weather tracker: Spain hit by second heatwave in a month
Wildfires spreading through parts of Portugal, Spain and France in hot and dry conditions

Jodie Woodcock for MetDesk

16, Jul, 2022 @4:00 AM

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