Tag Archive

Merited Recompense?

By Martin Myall

(TVI05) Nine PP councillors in Nerja's Town Council have demanded payment for attending a Plenary meeting, even though they had walked out at the beginning. »

A Drowning Off Maro

By Vivienne Hughes

An immigrant drowned off the coast of Maro. According to Salvamento Marítimo, the victim was a male who jumped out of RIB before it reached the beach. »

German Women Dies in Accident

By Hugh MacArthur

A German pedestrian was knocked down and killed instantly in the coastal town of Torrox-Costa in the province of Málaga yesterday, Friday the 1st. »

Axarquia Round-Up

By Martin Myall

(TVI01) MMoney has been alloted for the improvement of the back road that links Frigiliana to Torrox. Things are happening in Nerja concerning the sewage treatment plant, as well. »

Building-Waste-Dump Protests

By Vivienne Hughes

(CSC) Locals from the residential area to the north of the Castillo Alto industrial estate are up in arms over a plan to create a building-material dump. »

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. »

Operación Rubbish vs. Ex-Mayor

By Martin Myall

(TLV/CAT) There is an enormous illegal rubbish dump in the Rio de Miel which contains 800,000 cubic metres of assorted rubbish, but after 16 years of alleged political corruption something is being done about it. »

Nerja September Film Guide

By Louise Powell

(CSC) Paula from the Clinica Santa Cecilia in Nerja, who also runs the local cultural radio station RSAFM Sol de Almijara, has provided us with the Nerja Cineclub Film Guide for September. »

Everybody’s Beaches

By Vivienne Hughes

(TLV) There is little that Spain can thank Franco for, but if there is something, it is the fact that nobody can own a beach in Spain - they are all publicly owned and open to all. »

Hamburg Pays Out Over Pepinos

By Hugh MacArthur

It was an economic blow when Hamburg pointed a finger at Spanish cucumbers as the cause of an outbreak of E.coli, which later turned out to be false, but the damage was done. »