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Herradura Festival del Mar

By Louise Powell

The Amigos del Mar Costa Tropical are holding the V Festival del Mar on the 7th & 8th of October in La Herradura. »

Busy Beach Cleaning Operation

By Vivienne Hughes

Workers from the Almuñécar beach-cleaning company, Urbaser were busy last week picking up tonnes of seaweed, which had been washed up by the surf. »

La Herradura Swimming Competition

By Martin Myall

La Herradura is holding its annual across-the-bay swimming competition this coming Sunday (3rd), which will be the last competition in the provincial swimming trials 2017. »

Heart Attack on Beach

By Hugh MacArthur

(AXL) 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. »

Jet Ski Rider Arrested

By Hugh MacArthur

A Moroccan man has been arrested by the Guardia Civil, suspected of people trafficking after he was caught with three undocumented immigrants on the back of his jetski. »

A Book on La Herradura

By Louise Powell

Yesterday saw the presentation of a book in La Herradura castle, about La Herradura itself, entitled, El Gran Libro de La Herradura. The presentation took place in the castle at 22.00h. »

Herradura 2017 Puppet Festival

By Louise Powell

The XIV Festival de Títeres (Puppet Festival) in La Herradura draws to a close tonight, having begun earlier in the week. »

The Place is Dump

By Vivienne Hughes

Residents of Calle Real in La Herradura say that they have spent two years complaining about a “rubbish dump” full of rubble and building waste in the centre of the village. »

Side Stepped Pay Out

By Martin Myall

Phew! The Almuñécar Town Hall has just dodged having to cough up 734,015 euros to a building developer, plus interest accrued since 2003. We’re talking about around 1m euros in all. »

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. »