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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. »

Three Die in Cave Fire

By Martin Myall

As a result of things getting out of hand, three youngsters died in a cave fire in Molineta, Almeria at the beginning of April. »

Yacht Blaze

By Vivienne Hughes

Two consecutive fires on Sunday the 9th in a leisure port in Cataluña destroyed six moored craft. The incident took place in Port Fòrum in Sant Adrià de Besòs (Barcelona). »

Another Vega Fire

By Hugh MacArthur

Yet another vega fire in Salobreña, this on Friday the 7th - firemen took from 19.00h to 01.30h the next morning to put it out. »

Fire in Almuñécar

By David Darby

Local Police, Guardia Civil and the Fire Service all turned up this afternoon, 19th February, in Calle Pablo Iglesias in Almuñécar following the report of a fire in an apartment block. »

Small Jete Fire

By Martin Myall

Despite being of very small proportions, the small fire that broke out within the municipality of Jete on the 24th received lots of attention and was quickly extinguished. »

Fire in La Mamola

By Vivienne Hughes

Around 40 people were evacuated from their homes in the coastal village of La Mamola at the eastern Costa Tropical because of a fire in a restaurant. »

Italian Causes Fire with Flare

By Martin Myall

A 43-year-old Italian was arrested two days ago for having allegedly caused a wildfire on the islet of s'Espalmador (Balearic Islands). »

Died for His Dog

By Vivienne Hughes

We're accustomed to hearing news about cruelty to animals, either at fiestas or at the hands of individual animal owners, that it's gratifying to report the opposite. »

Launch Burns Off Almuñécar

By David Darby

Two people have suffered burns and were evacuated to Motril Hospital after their launch burst into flames this afternoon around 18.30h, approx. 100 metres from the beach. »