26J Election Results

Monday, June 27, 2016
By Martin Myall
26J Election Results

Apart from a small fluctuation in the number of seats, the results from the General Election lastnight has put us back to where we were on the 20th of December. »

ISA International

Sunday, June 26, 2016
By Vivienne Hughes
ISA International

ISA International in Almuñécar has been successfully keeping its clients happy since it was founded in 1984, offering a wide range of services. »

Lanjarón Tragedy

Sunday, June 26, 2016
By Martin Myall

One man burned to death and two hospitalized with severe burns after a man appears to have intentionally set himself and two pub customers on fire. »


Orgiva Mayor in Court

Saturday, June 25, 2016
By Martin Myall

The Mayor of Órgiva, María Ángeles Blanco, says that she believes in the Justice System and that soon she will be cleared of any misdoings accusations. »

Coastal Cruises

Saturday, June 25, 2016
By Louise Powell
Coastal Cruises

This summer sees a new addition to the many reasons for visiting the Costa Tropical - Boatdil Catámaran coastline cruises! »

Almuñécar Shopping Nights

Friday, June 24, 2016
By Vivienne Hughes
Almuñécar Shopping Nights

The 23rd of July and the 20th of August will see the now traditional Almuñécar Shopping Nights. »

Motril’s Energy Needs

Friday, June 24, 2016
By Vivienne Hughes
Motril’s Energy Needs

The recent growth of Motril, and we're speaking about population-wise and industrial, is putting a considerable load on the town's only substation. »

Involuntary Investment Return

Thursday, June 23, 2016
By Martin Myall

A man was arrested for stealing 540 euros from a prostitute; the sum that he had just paid her for her services - it's a long story, but here... »

Salobreña Policemen Arrested

Thursday, June 23, 2016
By Martin Myall
Salobreña Policemen Arrested

At least eleven people have been arrested during a drugs bust, two of them Guardia Civil policemen. The Policia Nacional carried out the arrests. »

Salobreña SaloArte

Wednesday, June 22, 2016
By Vivienne Hughes
Salobreña SaloArte

From the 4th to the 11th of July the V edición de SaloArte & Turismo will exhibit the work of 13 Spanish and Foreign resident artists. »

Salobreña Stabbing

Wednesday, June 22, 2016
By Hugh MacArthur
Salobreña Stabbing

A Salobreña man was arrested for allegedly having stabbed another man in the early hours of the 20th. The motive appears to be that the victim refused to take... »

San Juan Night in Motril

Tuesday, June 21, 2016
By Hugh MacArthur
San Juan Night in Motril

Starting at 22.30h on the night of San Juan (23rd) there will be kiddy as well as grown-ups activities down on Playa del Cable: »

Nordic Brass Band Festival

Tuesday, June 21, 2016
By Louise Powell
Nordic Brass Band Festival

A year's come around in Almuñécar and the yesterday saw the arrival of the first concert of the Nordic brass bands. »

49 Stab Wounds

Monday, June 20, 2016
By Vivienne Hughes

A man in Almería stands trial for allegedly stabbing his wife to death in 2014 and is now facing 20 years in prison. »

Beach Works Starts in July

Monday, June 20, 2016
By Martin Myall
Beach Works Starts in July

According to the regional, conservative MP, Carlos Rojas, beach regeneration work will commence during the first week of July. »

Shamed Politician Hangs Himself

Sunday, June 19, 2016
By Martin Myall
Shamed Politician Hangs Himself

A conservative (PP) councillor at the Mocidade (Galicia) Town Hall reportedly hanged himself shortly before arrest over an underaged-sex affair. »

La Herradura Illegal-Tyre Dump

Sunday, June 19, 2016
By Hugh MacArthur
La Herradura Illegal-Tyre Dump

The Herradura branch of Izquierda Unida has denounced the existence of an small, illegal used-tyre dump in the village, located in a barranco. The exact location was not disclosed. »

Almuñécar Murder Trial

Saturday, June 18, 2016
By Martin Myall
Almuñécar Murder Trial

The woman who stands accused of a murder in Almuñécar on the 26th of April, 2014 will face trial on Monday the 20th in the Granada provincial law courts. »

Volunteer Anglers

Saturday, June 18, 2016
By Hugh MacArthur
Volunteer Anglers

After the clean up of the rocks around Playa Tesorillo in Almuñécar, volunteers will start on those around Peñón Punta de la Mona (Soguilla). »

Guardia vs. Funny-Flora Farmer

Friday, June 17, 2016
By Martin Myall
Guardia vs. Funny-Flora Farmer

The Almuñécar Guardia Civil happened across a splendid plantation of 331 marijuana plants in a cortijo in Almuñécar. »

Salobreña Annual Fiestas

Friday, June 17, 2016
By Vivienne Hughes
Salobreña Annual Fiestas

Las Fiestas Patronales de Salobreña begin on the 23rd of this month - coinciding with San Juan - and will continue all through the weekend. »

Seven Dead Dogs

Thursday, June 16, 2016
By Martin Myall
Seven Dead Dogs

Whilst conscious that we don't want to turn into a "bleeding-heart" publication, it's impossible not to cover this: four pups and two adult dogs died from heat exhaustion in... »

Almuñécar Car Accident

Thursday, June 16, 2016
By Martin Myall
Almuñécar Car Accident

There was a minor collision on the Paseo San Cristóbal in Almuñécar yesterday involving two cars with two people slightly injured. The impact was sufficiently violent, however, to force... »

Herradura Diving Competition

Wednesday, June 15, 2016
By Louise Powell
Herradura Diving Competition

The waters off La Herradura saw the 27th Campeonato de Fotografía Submarina with 13 teams competing from Jaén, Almería ,Málaga and Cádiz. »

New York Visits Salobreña

Wednesday, June 15, 2016
By Louise Powell
New York Visits Salobreña

Salobreña will play host to the Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York, comprising of 30 singers and 50 musicians, on the 12th of July. »

Czech Arrested Over Fire

Tuesday, June 14, 2016
By Hugh MacArthur
Czech Arrested Over Fire

A 39-year-old Czech citizen has been arrested by the Guardia Civil in Pinos Puentes, accused of causing a forest fire yesterday. »

Reader’s Letter: Upcoming Gig

Tuesday, June 14, 2016
By Gazette Reader
Reader’s Letter: Upcoming Gig

Our band La Taberna de Mou is going to make a live concert in the Pub Pipote Playa in Almuñecar, Paseo del Altillo, on Saturday 2nd of July at... »