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Post San Juan Clean Ups

By Hugh MacArthur

Cleaning crews in Almuñécar picked up a total of 25 tonnes of rubbish from its beaches: Puerta del Mar, Fuente Piedra, and Cristóbal saw the greatest concentrations. »

Norwegian Brass Bands

By Louise Powell

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

By Hugh MacArthur

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

By Hugh MacArthur

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

By Martin Myall

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

By Hugh MacArthur

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

By Hugh MacArthur

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... »

New Almuñécar Nightclub

By Martin Myall

Just under 40 years ago Almuñécar was full of nightclubs, or discotheques as they were then known, as well as night bars; there used to be four on Avenida Costa del Sol, alone - at the moment there are none. »

Honest Worker

By Vivienne Hughes

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

By Martin Myall

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… »