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Fire in the Nacla

By Editor

The Motril firemen were called out on the 10th of September to tackle a fire in the Nacla area of town - that’s in the north of the municipality. »

Guajares Fire Extinguished

By Hugh MacArthur

The fire in the Los Guajares was declared ‘extinguished' by infoca on Monday the 11th around 12.00h. »

Damaged Ship Heads for Motril

By Vivienne Hughes

(MNG) The British cargo ship, MV Cheshire, which suffered a fire in its cargo hold containing fertilizer on the 12th of August off the Canary islands, will be arriving in Motril. »

Dopey Dope

By Hugh MacArthur

(FVM) Two men in Atarfe aged 22 and 25 were arrested by the Guardia Civil, suspected of arson and offences against public health - they also had to be rescued from a fire of their own making. »

Almuñécar Velilla Fire

By David Darby

Social media is alive with photos and reports of a fire in Velilla, Almuñécar. According to reports, the fire is centered in the area of Calle de La Romántica, just above the beach road and behind Restaurante Casa Paco. »

Fire on Avenida de Salobreña

By Hugh MacArthur

There was an apartment-block fire in Motril yesterday afternoon which necesitated the evacuation of all of its residents owing to structural damage. »

Almuñécar Fire

By Vivienne Hughes

Social media was alive with the fire at the Punto Limpio in Almuñécar, which is just behind the IES Al Andalus, next to the Río Seco riverbed. »

Overstretched Infoca

By Martin Myall

The Andalusian, forest, fire-fighting service Infoca has been working flat out, combating around six fires scattered all over the region - the latest was on a campingsite. »

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. »

Another Salobreña Vega Fire

By Vivienne Hughes

There was another fire on the Salobreña vega, Thursday the 20th which the fire service managed to bring under control and put out despite the blustery conditions. »