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Hope for Nerja Medical Centre

By Vivienne Hughes

For the last 14 years Nerja has been waiting for its new medical centre and now, finally, it looks like it will finally happen, pending a category change. »

Swiss Fugitive Arrested

By Hugh MacArthur

The police in Torremolinos have arrested a Swiss citizen who had been on the run from the Swiss authorities over a finance-related crime (fraud). »

Two Nerja Fires

By Paula Anthony

There have been a couple of fires in Nerja; one affected a house and the other a campervan in the proximity of Rio Chíllar. »

German Yachtsman Missing

By Hugh MacArthur

A sea search continues for a German yachtsman who sent out an SOS on Sunday the 4th to say that his craft was sinking off the Costa del Sol, in front of Puerto de la Duquesa. »

Maro Beach Drugs Bust

By Hugh MacArthur

A police operation resulted in a drugs bust on a Maro (Nerja) beach during the early hours of the 1st of June. »

Norwegian Killed by Bees

By Hugh MacArthur

A 70-year-old Norwegian man met his death in Mijas when he was attacked by a swarm of bees. »

Brit Drink-Driver Causes Chaos

By Martin Myall

A drink-driver has caused injuries to eight people in Marbella yesterday evening when British man drove down a pedestrian street in the Puerto Banús area of the town. »

Another Toddler Drowning

By Vivienne Hughes

A 3-year-old boy was involved in an accident in a private pool on Sunday the 21st in Rincón de la Victoria, Málaga, dying the next day. »

Molotov Virgin

By Hugh MacArthur

A man carried out a molotov-cocktail attack on the idol of the Virgen de los Desamparados in a convent in Vélez-Málaga at the beginning of May. »

The Crutch Murder Weapon?

By Vivienne Hughes

An 85-year-old woman is being tried this week, accused of killing her 82-year-old husband with one of her crutches, dealing out 14 blows with the said ‘weapon.’ »