Editorials

editorial comments on topical news subjects

Pie in the Sky?

Monday, February 18, 2019
By Martin Myall
Pie in the Sky?

There is talk of building a cable car from the city of Granada to the the ski station on Sierra Nevada, a trajectory of some 19 kilometres. »

Elections & Promises

Saturday, January 12, 2019
By Martin Myall
Elections & Promises

(COH 09C) Yes, the municipal elections are just four months away and our politicians are warming up for the Great Porkies Olympics for the coming campaign. »

Paseo Work Drags On

Friday, January 11, 2019
By Martin Myall
Paseo Work Drags On

(COH 08C) The Mayor of Almuñécar had promised that the work on the Paseo del Altillo road would be concluded by Christmas - she didn't mention which. »

Feliz 2019!

Tuesday, January 1, 2019
By Editor
Feliz 2019!

The Seaside Gazette team would like to wish all our online followers and hard-copy readers a Happy New Year. »

Pointless Pepinos

Friday, December 28, 2018
By Martin Myall
Pointless Pepinos

(COH 03C) The Spanish say, “Me importa un pepino,” which translates into “I couldn’t give a fig or damn.” Well costa pepinos are damned, that’s for sure. »

When Halloween Isn’t Halloween

Thursday, November 1, 2018
By Martin Myall
When Halloween Isn’t Halloween

Motril, Almuñécar and Otivar decided to postpone Halloween because of the rain and hold it at a later date, which although understandable is illogical. »

The Other Bubble Trouble

Monday, October 15, 2018
By Martin Myall
The Other Bubble Trouble

The housing-market bubble taught us that bricks are not always the safest investment, despite what our parents had drummed into us, but it's not over. »

Almuñécar Market Muddle

Thursday, October 11, 2018
By Martin Myall
Almuñécar Market Muddle

The Almuñécar, municipal-market affair festers on, with the governing party trying to sell its project as a positive move with nobody else buying it. »

Ugly Tourist Info Changes?

Thursday, September 27, 2018
By David Darby
Ugly Tourist Info Changes?

Work continues, both inside and out, at the Almuñécar Tourist Information Office situated in Avenida Europa at the junction with calle Bikini. »

Enterprise vs. Red Tape

Monday, September 24, 2018
By Martin Myall
Enterprise vs. Red Tape

Costa Tropical will be losing its only sightseeing catamaran, thanks to illogical bureaucratic obstacles - something that is endemic in Granada. »

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