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Pampaneira Fair This Weekend

By Louise Powell

Fancy a trip up to the Alpujarra? It will be worth it because up to Sunday the 15th of October Pampaneira will be holding its its annual fair. »

Choir Dates

By Anne Eastwood

Entre dos Aguas is the title that’s been given to a special concert that will combine the talents of both the Choir of the City of Almuñécar and the German Choir, O de Cologne, as directed by Thomas Wutke. »

New Walking Season Begins

By Vivienne Hughes

The Almuñécar Municipal Sports Board announced that the 2017/18 Walking Tours have restarted and for those interested to get their names down. »

The Soportújar Witch Festival

By Hugh MacArthur

Soportújar now has a new monument that will probably scare your socks off; it’s at the entrance to the village in front of the Fuente de San Antonio. »

Alpujarra Jazz & Blues

By Louise Powell

The beginning of August will see the annual Jazz & Blues Festival in Busquístar, in the Alpujarra: the 3rd, 4th and 5th. »

Heart Attack in Lanjarón

By Vivienne Hughes

A 65-year-old woman died in the municipal swimming pool in Lanjarón from a heart attack - he had had a history of heart problems. »

Art in the Alpujarra

By Louise Powell

The Soportújar municipal exhibitions hall is hosting the collective works Alpujarra residents, which will run until the 24th of this month. »

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. »