Motril Book Fair

Friday, April 20, 2018
By Editor
Motril Book Fair

The Motril Annual Book Fair (the 37th) will be held at its usual location of Plaza de Aurora from to to the 29th. »

Castle Guitar Concert

Friday, April 20, 2018
By Louise Powell
Castle Guitar Concert

Irish guitarist, Manus Noble, will be giving a performance on Saturday the 21st at 20.30h in La Herradura Castle. »

Water Park Needs Staff

Thursday, April 19, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
Water Park Needs Staff

The Almuñécar water park, Aquatropic, is taking on extra staff for its 30th anniversary, giving the installations a total of 70 personnel. »


Body Found in Recycling Plant

Thursday, April 19, 2018
By Vivienne Hughes
Body Found in Recycling Plant

The Policía Nacional were called in after the discovery of a mangled body in a cardboard, recycling plant in Granada. »

Otívar’s Níspola Weekend

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
By Martin Myall
Otívar’s Níspola Weekend

It's the Golden Níspora Fiesta in Otívar this weekend, with plenty of activities: painting exhibitions, martial arts, cooking, a handicraft market, live music and more... »

Wasting Resources

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
Wasting Resources

The local opposition party, Ciudadanos in La Herradura has complained about the work being carried out on the Paseo Marítimo Andrés Segovia. »

A Handbrake Turn of Events

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
A Handbrake Turn of Events

A resident of Padul (Valle de Lecrín) had to be hospitalised after being knocked down by her own car. »

Granada Rocks!

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
Granada Rocks!

Sixteen earth tremors have been registered on seismographs yesterday around the provincial capital. »

The Long Wait

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
By Martin Myall
The Long Wait

What first was reported as a mugging appears to be an act of revenge by the father of a murdered 4-year-old girl. »

Gardener Arrested

Monday, April 16, 2018
By Vivienne Hughes
Gardener Arrested

A gardener has been arrested in Rincón de la Victoria, accused of stealing from the homes where he works. »

Salobreña Peñon Clean Up

Monday, April 16, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
Salobreña Peñon Clean Up

Thanks to a group of American student volunteers, Salobreña's Peñon is looking a lot less litter cluttered - try saying that after a jar or two. »

Multi-Cine for Motril

Monday, April 16, 2018
By Martin Myall
Multi-Cine for Motril

Motril will soon have a 6-sala cinema within a new shopping centre going up behind the Al Campo gasoline station. »

Record-Breaking Weekend

Sunday, April 15, 2018
By Louise Powell
Record-Breaking Weekend

This weekend has seen the highest figures ever for visitors to the Sierra Nevada in a spring season: 21,000 skiers. »

US Women Assaulted in Granada

Sunday, April 15, 2018
By Vivienne Hughes
US Women Assaulted in Granada

A group of young American women were sexually assaulted in the city of Granada by a gang of youths. »

Motril Hospital Shortages

Sunday, April 15, 2018
By Editor
Motril Hospital Shortages

The Medical Staff Union at Motril area hospital has denounced a "grave shortage of staff," describing the situation as worse than ever. »

Controversial Port Arrival

Saturday, April 14, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
Controversial Port Arrival

A ship carrying armament will be docking at Motril Port and it seems that some are not happy about this pending arrival. »

The IV Almuñécar Tapa Route

Saturday, April 14, 2018
By Martin Myall
The IV Almuñécar Tapa Route

(KAR02) The next Tapa Route in Almuñécar is only a week away and comprises of 27 different restaurants and bars, etc. »

Romanian Pickpocket Arrested

Friday, April 13, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
Romanian Pickpocket Arrested

A 19-year-old Romanian girl has been arrested in Almuñécar as the alleged culprit behind three acts of theft. »

Salobreña Escape Room

Friday, April 13, 2018
By Vivienne Hughes
Salobreña Escape Room

The Youth Department at the Salobreña Town Hall, together with the Asociación Juvenil Phoenix, has organised an Escape-Room event. »

Over 200 Reasons to be Careful

Thursday, April 12, 2018
By Martin Myall
Over 200 Reasons to be Careful

(KAR01) There have been over 200 Portuguese men'o'war sightings on the Costa Tropical; some just off the beach, others washed up on them. »

Hit-&-Run Policeman

Thursday, April 12, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
Hit-&-Run Policeman

A Guardia Civil policeman has been arrested over a hit-and-run incident on the 31st of March in Villablino, Castilla-León. »

Golf Course Solution?

Wednesday, April 11, 2018
By Vivienne Hughes
Golf Course Solution?

The Motril Golf Course is going nowhere fast where the confiscated holes are concerned so a group of golf players and locals have taken the lead. »

Plusvalía on Inheritance Slashed

Wednesday, April 11, 2018
By Martin Myall
Plusvalía on Inheritance Slashed

Residents of Nerja are happy bunnies because the Town Hall has just applied a 95% discount on the plusvalía on inheritance — the maximum permitted. »

Radio Commentator Goes Too Far

Tuesday, April 10, 2018
By Martin Myall
Radio Commentator Goes Too Far

A Spanish radio commentator, Federico Jiménez Losantos, observed that there are 200,000 Germans in the Balearic Islands as potential hostages. Why? Read on. »

Jeweller’s View to the Past

Tuesday, April 10, 2018
By Louise Powell
Jeweller’s View to the Past

There's a jeweller's/watch shop in the Town Hall Square of Almuñécar that has turned its floor into a glass viewing platform in order to see Medieval remains there. »

5-0 CD Almuñécar City Season Finale

Monday, April 9, 2018
By David Darby
5-0 CD Almuñécar City Season Finale

Alhambra were the last opponents of the season for CD Almuñécar City. They travelled to Estadio Municipal to compete against the reigning champions. »

IRA Member Arrested

Monday, April 9, 2018
By Hugh MacArthur
IRA Member Arrested

The Policía Nacional arrested an IRA member in Fuengirola on the Friday the 6th, accused of at least one case of murder. »

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