Almuñécar

news and views from Almuñécar, Costa Tropical

Norwegian Brass Bands

Tuesday, June 27, 2017
By Louise Powell
Norwegian Brass Bands

The Norwegian brass bands are in Almuñécar and will be until the end of the month. Saturday saw concerts given by Frydenlud Skolekorps and slemmestap Skolekorps. »

Summer Rubbish Collection

Monday, June 26, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Summer Rubbish Collection

The Almuñécar Town Hall reminds residents and visitors alike that from the 26th of June to the 15th of September there will be summer rubbish-collections times in force. »

Cotobro Walls Repainted

Sunday, June 25, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Cotobro Walls Repainted

If you have driven out to Cotobro along the beach road you will have seen determined painters having a good go at the wall that holds back the banked gardens. »

San Juan Rules in Almuñécar

Friday, June 23, 2017
By Martin Myall
San Juan Rules in Almuñécar

That can be read two ways and both are correct: Almuñécar is completely given over to the Fiesta de San Juan and… there are rules that you will have to obey. »

Brit Arrested in Almuñécar

Friday, June 23, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Brit Arrested in Almuñécar

A Policía Local patrol with a sniffer dog arrested a British subject yesterday, who was found is possession of drugs, with a street value of 7,160 euros. »

Class on the Beach

Monday, June 12, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Class on the Beach

The Environmental Department of the Almuñécar Town Hall held the Día de los Océanos on the 10th of June, with classes given to school kids by a university professor from Granada. Prof. Luis Sánchez Tocino, who is an expert in Marine Biology, gave talks and demonstrations to 6th grade pupils from CEIP Virgen de... »

Honest Worker

Friday, June 9, 2017
By Vivienne Hughes
Honest Worker

The Almuñécar Town Council has decided to ‘congratulate’ a municipal worker after he found and handed in nearly 1,000 euros in the botanical gardens, Parque Majuelo. »

Ropes & Litter

Monday, June 5, 2017
By Martin Myall
Ropes & Litter

The beginning of the month saw a cleaning-up operation on the emblematic Peñon de Santo, or if you prefer, the rock with a cross on it… »

Almuñécar Supermarket Hold Up

Saturday, June 3, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Almuñécar Supermarket Hold Up

It was at 09:20h yesterday morning that a man armed with a knife held up a supermarket in Almuñécar - the cashier handed over the contents of the till: coins and a bundle of five and 10-euro notes. »

Almuñécar Gastronomic Fair

Wednesday, May 31, 2017
By Vivienne Hughes
Almuñécar Gastronomic Fair

Don't forget that Almuñécar will be holding its annual Gastronomic Fair in the Parque Botánico el Majuelo on the Friday the 9th, Saturday the 10th and Sunday the 11th of this June. »