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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. »

Gas Leak in Morche

By Hugh MacArthur

A 3-storey building in Morche (Torrox) was evacuated in the early hours of the 13th after a strong smell of gas was reported. »

Irresponsible Shoe Craze

By Vivienne Hughes

Thousands of discarded shoes have been cleared out of Río Chillar in Nerja - hikers round off their river walk by hanging them off an overhead electricity cable. »

Brits Dazzle Pilots with Laser

By Hugh MacArthur

A British man and his son have been identified as the alleged culprits for dazzling pilots with laser pens carrying out approach procedure for Málaga Airport. »

British Man Dies from Burns

By Vivienne Hughes

A 75-year-old British man passed away on Sunday the 16th after nearly a month of being treated for extensive burns. »

Ambulance in Road Accident

By Vivienne Hughes

An ambulance was involved in a collision in Torrox around 07.40h on the 5th at the entrance to a tunnel on the eastbound lanes of the A-7. »

Guardia Arrested over Accident

By Hugh MacArthur

A Guardia Civil sergeant has been arrested, after allegedly ramming another car deliberately, whilst drink driving and having consumed drugs. »

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. »

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). »