In Spain I was fined €30,000 for alleged illegal betting in a bar in 2007. I had an Apuesta (gaming) licence from the local Ayuntamiento. I never went to court at all but attended an interview in the local city in Andalucia where they informed me of the punishment. The closure of the bar meant I had to return to UK and I never paid the fine (interest was to be added every 6 months). Would I be arrested if I returned on holiday?
I am being asked to subscribe for extra questions but I do not want to. I would please like assurances that this charge of £33 is a one off and no more money will be taken.
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PS...I forgot to ask if they have powers to seize assets in UK
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