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Golf Course Solution

Monday, September 25, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Golf Course Solution

(HCA) Motril has found a solution for Los Moriscos Golf Course, which faced losing half of its 18 holes; Hacienda has been swayed by the Town Hall’s reasoning. »

Road Closed in Motril

Friday, September 22, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Road Closed in Motril

Tarmacking work on the Ronda de Poniente in Motril will mean it will be closed to traffic tomorrow - that’s the road from the Al Campo roundabout up to the hospital. »

Police Cell Deaths Investigated

Sunday, September 17, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Police Cell Deaths Investigated

The Policía Nacional in Motril are carrying out two internal investigations after two prisoners died in their cells last week. »

Vintage Car Meet

Friday, September 15, 2017
By Martin Myall
Vintage Car Meet

(ISA) The Asociación Club de Vehículos Románticos de la Costa Tropical will be putting on a vintage-car tour in Motril this weekend. »

MV Cheshire Cargo Not Dangerous

Thursday, September 14, 2017
By Vivienne Hughes
MV Cheshire Cargo Not Dangerous

(BVI) The Board of Merchant Shipping belonging to the Central Government has guaranteed that the cargo on MV Cheshire poses no threat to dock handlers nor the environment in general. »

Damaged Ship Heads for Motril

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
By Vivienne Hughes
Damaged Ship Heads for Motril

(MNG) The British cargo ship, MV Cheshire, which suffered a fire in its cargo hold containing fertilizer on the 12th of August off the Canary islands, will be arriving in Motril. »

Pedalling Against Cancer

Tuesday, September 12, 2017
By Vivienne Hughes
Pedalling Against Cancer

(JOA) The AECC presented the Motril Councillor for Tourism, Alicia Crespo, an official cyclist shirt (maillot) from the Reto CeroTresmiles campaign as gesture of gratitude. »

Child Migrants Arrive in Motril

Monday, September 11, 2017
By David Darby
Child Migrants Arrive in Motril

(ALI) The latest group of sub-Saharan migrants, numbering 33, arrived in Motril at 20.00h last Wednesday. Of these, four have declared themselves as minors, including a young girl. »

Seatbelt Campaign Next Week

Sunday, September 10, 2017
By Vivienne Hughes
Seatbelt Campaign Next Week

(EDV) Motril’s Citizen Safety Councillor, María Ángeles Escámez, announced that the Policía Local will be paying special attention to seatbelt and baby-seat use next week. »

Endesa Reassures Motril

Friday, September 8, 2017
By Vivienne Hughes
Endesa Reassures Motril

After two consecutive power cuts on Saturdays this summer, Endesa maintains that the town’s power system is not defective but is in ‘perfect condition.’ »