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Heart Attack in Lanjarón

By Vivienne Hughes

A 65-year-old woman died in the municipal swimming pool in Lanjarón from a heart attack - he had had a history of heart problems. »

Cheese Against Cancer

By Vivienne Hughes

Master Cheesemaker, Isabel Orantes, together with a Junta bigwig and the Vice Chairman of the Mancomunidad for the Alpujarra, presented a scheme to help in the fight against cancer. »

Acompalia in Castell Event

By Acompalia

Accompalia invites you all to join them on June 9th from 19.00h till 23.00h at the Castell de Ferro Town Hall for an evening of entertainement! »

Bridge Death Trial

By Vivienne Hughes

Many will remember the bungee-jumping accident last summer which led to the death of a 23-year-old British woman. The incident has now reached trial »

November PDF Download

By Martin Myall

The November edition of the Seaside Gazette is now available for downloading, as always for the symbollic price of one euro. »

Tablate Bridge Decision

By Martin Myall

It looks like bungee jumping from the Tablate bridge on the A-348 between the A-44 Autovia and Lanjarón will be effectively forbidden as a result of the fatal accident there. »

The White Cactus Plague

By Martin Myall

Although this article mainly concerns Lanjarón, evidence of this prickly-pear disease is all over Andalucia: shrivelled cacti pads, covered in a white substance. »

Lanjarón Fire Victim Dies

By Vivienne Hughes

Just over two months have passed since the tragic fire in Lanjarón left the villagers shock-stricken in the middle of the fiestas. Last night another fire victim died. »

Lanjarón Tragedy

By Martin Myall

One man burned to death and two hospitalized with severe burns after a man appears to have intentionally set himself and two pub customers on fire. »

Lanjarón’s Solidarity

By Hugh MacArthur

The Alpujarra township of Lanjarón has been moved to help in the plight of the refugees on Europe's frontiers; i.e., Greece, fleeing the civil war in Syria, as well as other conflicts. »