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Heart Attack on Beach

By Hugh MacArthur

A man had to be attended to by medical staff after suffering a cardiac arrest on La Herradura beach on Tuesday the 15th just after seven in the evening. »

Anglers vs. New Age Travellers

By Hugh MacArthur

It appears that between 40 to 50 people of different nationalities have made an illegal encampment, albeit a temporary one, on one of Maro's beaches. »

Asociacion Amigos del Mar

By Mel O'Gorman

On 26th July there will be a special effort to clean up the cigarette butts on the beach in certain locations along the main beach. »

Brit Saved on Nerja Beach

By Hugh MacArthur

A British woman was rescued from drowning on a Nerja beach, thanks to the prompt action of two key beach-going visitors: a policeman and a lifeguard. »

La Herradura Drugs Landing

By Martin Myall

The Almuñécar Policía Local managed to thwart a drugs landing on La Herradura beach in the early hours of Monday the 30th. »

Large Shark Washed Up

By Hugh MacArthur

One thing is stumbling across a washed up dolphin, and quite another is bumping into a shark nearly four metres long, even if it is dead. »

Monty the Mountain Goat

By David Darby

Mountain goats (or Spanish Ibex) can be seen on a regular basis if one hangs around Cerro Gordo in La Herradura, but are very rarely seen in Almuñécar. »

Dead Dolphin on Herradura Beach

By Vivienne Hughes

A young dolphin has been found dead, washed up on La Herradura beach, at the Punta end known as La Caleta. »

Beach Botellones

By Martin Myall

For at least the last eight years Almuñécar's Paseo del Altillo has suffered botellones that go on well into the early hours, leaving a rubbish-strewn battleground. »

Terrace Umbrella Accident

By Hugh MacArthur

Today has seen strong gusts of hot wind and one of them swept up a chiringuito terrace umbrella in Salobreña and hurled it against a waiter. »