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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. »

Dutch Drugs Ring

By Hugh MacArthur

Police swooped and arrested a gang of drugs smugglers - amongst them a Dutchmen - who operated smuggling large shipments of Marihuana from Granada to the Netherlands. »

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). »

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. »

German Yachtsman Missing

By Hugh MacArthur

A sea search continues for a German yachtsman who sent out an SOS on Sunday the 4th to say that his craft was sinking off the Costa del Sol, in front of Puerto de la Duquesa. »

Maro Beach Drugs Bust

By Hugh MacArthur

A police operation resulted in a drugs bust on a Maro (Nerja) beach during the early hours of the 1st of June. »