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Cheese Against Cancer

By Vivienne Hughes

Master Cheesemaker, Isabel Orantes, together with a Junta bigwig and the Vice Chairman of the Mancomunidad for the Alpujarra, presented a scheme to help in the fight against cancer. »

Acompalia in Castell Event

By Acompalia

Accompalia invites you all to join them on June 9th from 19.00h till 23.00h at the Castell de Ferro Town Hall for an evening of entertainement! »

Brit Toddler Dies in Orgiva

By Vivienne Hughes

A 4-year-old British child died in Órgiva after falling into an open water deposit (alberca) in an area of the municipality known as Los Cigarrones yesterday, the 19th. »

Badlands Walk

By Hugh MacArthur

The landscape could be right out of a Western but in reality the Almuñécar hikers were stomping around the Almería Alpujarra one Sunday »

The Alpujarra Aids Syria

By Vivienne Hughes

The Alpujarra charity, Lanjarón-Mira al Mundo, has managed to collect, 12,000 kilos of aid for the people of Syria, says Organization chairwoman, Lidia Rivas. »

Excursionist Group Rescued

By Vivienne Hughes

A total of eleven adults and four minors had to be rescued in the Alpujarra after they became lost in the snow. »

Eight Dead Dogs

By Vivienne Hughes

A man from a small village in the Alpujarra has been arrested, charged with cruelty to animals and causing the deaths of over half a dozen dogs. »

Foreigners Caught with Drugs

By Vivienne Hughes

A Dutchman and a British man were arrested in Órgiva by the Guardia Civil for allegedly trafficking in drugs. »

Bridge Death Trial

By Vivienne Hughes

Many will remember the bungee-jumping accident last summer which led to the death of a 23-year-old British woman. The incident has now reached trial »

Missing German Teen Found

By Vivienne Hughes

The Guardia Civil in Granada found a 15-year-old German girl who had gone missing from a home for minors in Gauting, (Bavaria) in July. »