Salobreña Beer Festival

Thursday, July 19, 2018
By Martin Myall
Salobreña Beer Festival

On the night of the 28th of July you will be able to sample some fine beers down in the La Fuente II in Salobreña. »

German Woman Found Dead

Thursday, July 19, 2018
By Martin Myall
German Woman Found Dead

The body of a woman of German nationality was discovered in her flat in Vélez-Málaga. The Police believe that she died about a month ago. »

Jazz & Shopping

Wednesday, July 18, 2018
By Louise Powell
Jazz & Shopping

aturday the 21st will see the second edition of Almuñécar Shops & Jazz, which seeks to promote local shops coinciding with the Jazz Festival. »


Delays & Cancellations

Wednesday, July 18, 2018
By Vivienne Hughes
Delays & Cancellations

Flights out of Granada belonging to the low-cost airline, Vueling, have suffered delays and even cancellations, causing a lot of complaints. »

Learning Fun on the Beach

Tuesday, July 17, 2018
By Louise Powell
Learning Fun on the Beach

The travelling exhibition, Creactivity, organised by La Caixa (EduCaixa) will be in Almuñécar from the 23rd to the 27th of this month. »

Almuñécar is on a Roll

Tuesday, July 17, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
Almuñécar is on a Roll

Only a couple of days ago the 2nd Prize of the Loteria Nacional landed in Almuñécar - now the ONCE has just smiled on a somebody there with a... »

Obit: Luis Augusto Maldonado

Monday, July 16, 2018
By Martin Myall
Obit: Luis Augusto Maldonado

I first met Luis Augusto Maldonado back in 1985 and looking back, he simply never changed, physically or in his way of life. He died, Friday the 13th, some... »

Costa Lottery Win

Monday, July 16, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
Costa Lottery Win

Last Thursday saw the second prize of the Loteria Nacional (jueves) land in Almuñécar and Motril with winners pocketing 60,000 euros. »

La Herradura Night Market

Sunday, July 15, 2018
By Vivienne Hughes
La Herradura Night Market

Tonight is your last chance to visit the La Herradura Mercadillo Luz de La Luna, which is being held on Calles Canalejas & Príncipe in the old town. »

Motril Traffic Diversions

Sunday, July 15, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
Motril Traffic Diversions

Monday the 16th will see the Virgen del Carmen processions in Motril, which will mean that certain roads will be closed to traffic. »

Woman Knocked Over in Motril

Saturday, July 14, 2018
By Vivienne Hughes
Woman Knocked Over in Motril

Thursday night saw Avenida de Salobreña in Motril brought to a halt after a woman was knocked over opposite Restaurante Tranquera. »

Three Fires Near Granada

Saturday, July 14, 2018
By Martin Myall
Three Fires Near Granada

(KAR 09) Major delays on the A-44 near the Nevada shopping centre yesterday afternoon owing to a nearby fire in field causing long delays, but there were more... »

Toddler Eight Floors Up

Friday, July 13, 2018
By Vivienne Hughes
Toddler Eight Floors Up

The Fire Service in the city of Málaga managed to rescue a 5-year-old girl who had been hanging on from an 8th-floor balcony. »

Illegal Possession of Firearms

Friday, July 13, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
Illegal Possession of Firearms

A man in Almuñécar was arrested after it was discovered that he had illegal firearms and a sizeable quantity of ammunition in his abode. »

Illegal Dumping

Thursday, July 12, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
Illegal Dumping

The indiscriminate dumping of household furniture and other items in Almuñécar and La Herradura is causing concern. »

Night Market Moved to Beach

Thursday, July 12, 2018
By Vivienne Hughes
Night Market Moved to Beach

The traditional, Salobreña, Summer Market, which is held in the cool of the evenings, has been relocated down onto the beachfront road. »

Torrenueva’s A-1 Beach

Wednesday, July 11, 2018
By Martin Myall
Torrenueva’s A-1 Beach

(DCU 10) It was in the 90s that Torrenueva started to seriously look after their beaches - nearly 30 years later it's paying off big time! »

La Herradura Summer Parking

Wednesday, July 11, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
La Herradura Summer Parking

La Herradura has come up with 800 extra parking spaces for the summer, bringing summer-parking madness to a simmer. »

New Beach-Road Fountain

Tuesday, July 10, 2018
By Martin Myall
New Beach-Road Fountain

So, the new beachroad roundabout in La Herradura now has a fountain embellishing it, which will have its supporters and detractors, more of the former, no doubt. »

Acompalia’s Charity Summer Concert

Tuesday, July 10, 2018
By Acompalia
Acompalia’s Charity Summer Concert

An evening of music and a chance to enjoy a stroll in the garden with a glass of something delightful in your hand. »

Unbelievable!

Monday, July 9, 2018
By Martin Myall
Unbelievable!

Yet again Almuñécar/Herradura suffer a partial blackout on a Saturday night as the summer begins - half the municipality was plunged into darkness. »

Rotting Serrano Hams

Monday, July 9, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
Rotting Serrano Hams

The police came across 10,700 serrano hams in a dubious state which had been frozen and stored in industrial, cold-storage units in Fuente Vaqueros. »

Motril Ferry Traffic Drops

Sunday, July 8, 2018
By Vivienne Hughes
Motril Ferry Traffic Drops

(DCU 10) The forced change over of ferry companies operating from Motril has already had, what many consider, foreseeable negative effects. »

Sabina & the Virgen del Carmen

Sunday, July 8, 2018
By Vivienne Hughes
Sabina & the Virgen del Carmen

Everyone knows about the huge firework display in August, but did you know there is also the Virgen del Carmen celebrations on July 16th on Cotobro Beach in Almuñécar? »

Santa Fe Trembles

Saturday, July 7, 2018
By Martin Myall
Santa Fe Trembles

Santa Fe, which is next to the city of Granada, was the epicentre of an earth tremor yesterday that registered 2.1 on the Richter Scale. »

Reader’s Response to Yacht Article

Saturday, July 7, 2018
By Gazette Reader
Reader’s Response to Yacht Article

This is complete and utter nonsense. On June 27th we had a private charter for 30 wedding-party guests from 18.00-22.00h. »

Yacht Charters Fined

Friday, July 6, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
Yacht Charters Fined

The Servicio Marítimo de la Guardia Civil not only carries out sea rescues, but it also keeps an eye on nautical leisure activities. »

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