Almuñécar

news and views from Almuñécar, Costa Tropical

Video Competition Winners

Thursday, February 21, 2019
By Gazette Reader
Video Competition Winners

Asociación Playa Patrol is pleased to announce the winners of the Student Beach Clean Up Video Competition held in Almuñécar on February the 14th. »

Roman-Era Wall Uncovered

Wednesday, February 20, 2019
By Louise Powell
Roman-Era Wall Uncovered

More remains of Roman-era walls have been uncovered in Almuñécar, owing to workmen digging trenches to lay pipes. »

International Piano Competition

Monday, February 18, 2019
By Louise Powell
International Piano Competition

Almuñécar had its first international piano competition from the 13th to the 15th, which was held in the Casa de la Cultura. »

Costa Banana Residents Complain

Friday, February 15, 2019
By Hugh MacArthur
Costa Banana Residents Complain

Residents of Urbanización Costa Banana, at the top of Avenida Costa del Sol in Almuñécar, are sick and tired of paying community fees and seeing little in return. »

Controversial Deal

Monday, February 11, 2019
By Martin Myall
Controversial Deal

Almuñécar's Contracting Committee has signed a contract with the refuse-disposal/street-cleaning company, FFC worth 51-million euros over ten years. »

Politically Correct Puritanism?

Sunday, February 10, 2019
By Hugh MacArthur
Politically Correct Puritanism?

Readers will remember the controversy over a poster announcing an art exhibition of erotica; the silhouette of a nude woman was considered sexist. »

Casa de la Cultura Roof Repairs

Saturday, February 9, 2019
By Hugh MacArthur
Casa de la Cultura Roof Repairs

The local company Bafelsa has been hired by the Almuñécar Town Hall to carry out the waterproofing of the Casa del la Cultura roof. »

Vox Almuñécar Hits Back

Thursday, February 7, 2019
By Vivienne Hughes
Vox Almuñécar Hits Back

The new, far-right, political formation in Almuñécar, Vox, has hit out at the Vice Mayor of Almuñécar, Juan José Ruiz Joya (PP) over reference to a Pacto de Vergüenza (Pact of Shame). »

The Benavides & TV Affair

Wednesday, February 6, 2019
By Martin Myall
The Benavides & TV Affair

A mere three months before the municipal elections the ruling PP party discovers evidence of dodgy dealings back in 2005. »

Windy Day, Busy Fire Service

Saturday, February 2, 2019
By Vivienne Hughes
Windy Day, Busy Fire Service

The Almuñécar fire service was called out to clear a fallen tree from the road that passes through Torrecuevas in Almuñécar. »

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