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Non-Smoking Beach

By Hugh MacArthur

The Mayor of Motril, Flor Almón, and health representatives from the Junta and Hospital Santa Ana have signed a pact that will see a Motril beach area converted to non-smoking. »

Almuñécar Paragliding Death

By Vivienne Hughes

There is still very little information but what we do know is that a paragliding pilot died as a result of an accident yesterday afternoon in Almuñécar. »

Holy Hand-Grenade?

By Martin Myall

A rather strange object was uncovered behind the municipal cemetery in Vélez-Málaga. It looked like a hand-grenade but it had an ornate designs. »

Mayor’s Car Stolen

By Hugh MacArthur

A 24-year-old local from Láchar has been arrested for allegedly stealing a town-hall, official car; the one the mayor uses. »

Lottery Win in Motril

By Hugh MacArthur

The First Prize of the Lotería Nacional, which was held last Saturday, landed in Motril, with the number 22993 winning 600.000 euros. »

Rancho Río Verde News

By Hugh MacArthur

The Almuñécar Town Hall has begun the paperwork for the eventual retarmacking of the Camino/Calle Rancho Río Verde. »

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. »

Aggression in Plaza de Madrid

By Hugh MacArthur

An Almuñécar man is facing a 4.5-year sentence for beating up another man back in June 2013. »

Pirates of the Caribbean V

By Maria Hehir

Almuñécar's next film in English (with subtitles in Spanish) will be Pirates of the Caribbean 5. Dead Men Tell No Tales. »

Heaven Sent, Costas Taken

By Martin Myall

On the 16th of this month, Costas intends to bulldoze 25 hectares of plastic greenhouses between La Rábita and El Pozuelo - and it’s been a long time coming. »