East Coast

Costa Tropical east of Motril

Castell Murder Threats

Wednesday, August 23, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Castell Murder Threats

(IND) The Guardia Civil arrested a known criminal in Castell de Ferro for domestic violence after his ex-partner had reported him to the police. »

Playa Rijana Award

Tuesday, August 22, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Playa Rijana Award

(MGL) Do you know the Playa de La Rijana, which is on the way to Castell de Ferro from Calahonda? Well it’s the first in the province to get a certain environmental award. »

Castell Painting Exhibition

Wednesday, August 9, 2017
By Louise Powell
Castell Painting Exhibition

An exciting exhibition of Encaustic paintings (this amazing medium is known as hot wax painting, which involves using heated beeswax to which coloured pigments are added) is being presented by renowned international Danish artist Janna Fabian. »

Coastline Shame

Monday, July 24, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Coastline Shame

Gone are the days when dry riverbeds were the dumping grounds for building waste, old fridges, bidets and dead donkeys - well, they’re almost gone. »

Insufficient Medical Staff

Friday, July 7, 2017
By Vivienne Hughes
Insufficient Medical Staff

The Motril branch of the Partido Popular is asking for more summer personnel for the public-health services on the Costa Tropical, especially Calahonda and Carchuna. »

The Hunchback Roman

Tuesday, June 6, 2017
By Martin Myall
The Hunchback Roman

Who would have thought that Torrenueva would have captured the attention of the international archeological world? Yet, it has, thanks to some Roman bones. »

The A-7 Muddle

Saturday, June 3, 2017
By Martin Myall
The A-7 Muddle

Politicians were invented to make paper shuffling as complicated and drawn out as possible - and we pay them to do it. »

Fell from Balcony

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
By Vivienne Hughes
Fell from Balcony

A man died on Easter Monday (10th) in the coastal village of Melicena after he fell from his flat balcony, trying to put up a ‘For Sale’ sign. »

Body of Missing Man Identified

Sunday, April 9, 2017
By Vivienne Hughes
Body of Missing Man Identified

The body found floating off a Castell de Ferro beach has been identified as that of the 66-year-old angler who had fallen off a cliff in Calahonda on Tuesday the 5th. »

Calahonda Angler Missing

Friday, April 7, 2017
By Vivienne Hughes
Calahonda Angler Missing

Since Tuesday the 4th, Guardia Civil divers have been looking for an angler, who fell off the cliffs in Calahonda. The Motril Fire Service are involved in the search. »