The Councils may be not have the money. However the Councils has assets & they should be embargoed. I have spoken to many Spaniards & they have not heard of the Prior’s as most Spanish people have a very short attention span. I noticed while I was discussing with them they had long switched off.
I am delighted to say that the Chinese & the Russians have rather extreme ways of solving these kid of issues try and complain in a Chinese restaurants. I do not subsribe to their methods but in a lawless & unfair i.e. jungle, jungle rules OK !!!