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Razing the roof at Madrid's bullring

Razing the roof at Madrid's bullring
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There has been a lucky escape at one of Spain’s most famous landmarks.

A new roof erected over Madrid’s Las Ventas bullring collapsed just three days before crowds were due for the inauguration ceremony.

The 160 tonne structure was supposed to make the arena usable in winter months when bull-fighting is out of season.

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