SPAIN A recent decision by the European Court has allowed expat British residents in Spain to claim their winter fuel allowance despite many attempts by the UK government and indivduals against it. If you're a pensioner living in Spain, you are qualified to apply. The qualifying week is September 17 to 23 - that's next week! If you need any help, please contact Phil (617 390 984) or Alberto (685 052 684). We have the forms.