Prisoner Escapes in Salobreña

Thursday, July 18, 2019
By Martin Myall
Prisoner Escapes in Salobreña

A prisoner, who escaped from the holding cells in the Guardia Civil post in Salobreña on Tuesday evening, has since been recaptured. »

Swedish Fugitives Arrested

Thursday, July 18, 2019
By Martin Myall
Swedish Fugitives Arrested

An off-duty officer belonging to the Policía Nacional arrested two Swedish brothers on the run in a shopping mall in Málaga on Sunday 7th. »

Nerja Caves Burgled Again

Wednesday, July 17, 2019
By Vivienne Hughes
Nerja Caves Burgled Again

For the second time in six months the Cuevas de Nerja ticket office has been burgled, this time during the early hours of Monday. »


Man Drowns in Maro

Wednesday, July 17, 2019
By Vivienne Hughes
Man Drowns in Maro

Sunday saw the death of a man in Nerja from drowning. He had been descending the Maro cliffs when he fell into the water. »

Looking Back: ATM Mugging

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
By Martin Myall
Looking Back: ATM Mugging

Much like last month's article from a decade back, La Herradura was going through a rough patch owing to muggings, flashers and a whole range of unsavoury happenings. »

La Caleta Fiesta Finale

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
By Louise Powell
La Caleta Fiesta Finale

Today is the big day of the Fiestas de la Virgen del Carmen de La Caleta-La Guardia, which began on the 12th. »

Farewell to Arms

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
By Hugh MacArthur
Farewell to Arms

Owing to firearms either being confiscated or simply handed in, the Guardia Civil, destroyed over 50,000 firearms last year. »

Nacla Hill Fire

Monday, July 15, 2019
By Vivienne Hughes
Nacla Hill Fire

The Infoca (Forest Fire Service) and the Motril fire service were called out to tackle a hill fire in the Nacla area of the municipality. »

Selling A Moribund Pup

Monday, July 15, 2019
By Vivienne Hughes
Selling A Moribund Pup

The Guardia Civil in Motril are investigating a man local man suspected of animal cruelty and document forgery. »

New Demolition Order

Sunday, July 14, 2019
By Martin Myall
New Demolition Order

Costas has still got its teeth into the sports facilities on La Herradura beach, seeking its demolition since May 2016. »

Motril Fire Suspect Acquitted

Sunday, July 14, 2019
By Hugh MacArthur
Motril Fire Suspect Acquitted

The suspect, who was arrested at the scene of the recent fire in a palm-tree plantation in Motril, has been acquitted. »

Intercepted

Saturday, July 13, 2019
By Hugh MacArthur
Intercepted

A total of 18 illegal immigrants were arrested by the Guardia Civil on Thursday soon after they reached land in Salobreña. »

Motril Beach Parking Solution

Saturday, July 13, 2019
By Vivienne Hughes
Motril Beach Parking Solution

Motril Town Hall has come up with temporary parking space for 1,500 vehicles on Playa de Playa de Poniente, following the parking crisis. »

Looking Back: Looking Big

Friday, July 12, 2019
By Martin Myall
Looking Back: Looking Big

This year the coast gets plenty of visitors and not all of them are human, such as the basking shark from ten years ago. »

Motril Port Open Day

Friday, July 12, 2019
By Louise Powell
Motril Port Open Day

Motril Port will have its Open Day on the 13th of this month including a chance to go aboard a Spanish Navy corvette. »

Elderly Beachgoer Rescued

Thursday, July 11, 2019
By Vivienne Hughes
Elderly Beachgoer Rescued

Lifeguards on Playa de Velilla in Almuñécar saved the life of an elderly gentleman some 60 metres off the beach on Friday. »

Motril Market Reforms

Thursday, July 11, 2019
By Martin Myall
Motril Market Reforms

Renovation work in Motril's Municipal Market has begun and the Mayor, Luisa García Chamorro, was straight around there for spot of limelight. »

Torre del Mar Air Show

Wednesday, July 10, 2019
By Hugh MacArthur
Torre del Mar Air Show

If you loved the Motril Air Show and are panting for more, you're in luck because the Torre del Mar Air Show is just around the corner! »

Drowned under a Waterfall

Wednesday, July 10, 2019
By Hugh MacArthur
Drowned under a Waterfall

On Sunday the 7th an abseiler drowned as he dangled on his rope, trapped beneath a waterfall after his tackle jammed. »

Not a Good Start

Tuesday, July 9, 2019
By Martin Myall
Not a Good Start

As soon as the increased summer population of La Herradura ups the workload on the new sewage system... well, you can guess what hits the fan, so to speak. »

Yacht Runs Aground in Salobreña

Tuesday, July 9, 2019
By Hugh MacArthur
Yacht Runs Aground in Salobreña

A yacht ran aground on Saturday night along Playa Punta del Rio in Salobreña and the owner is calling for help to get it refloated. »

Body in Boot

Monday, July 8, 2019
By Hugh MacArthur
Body in Boot

The police found the body of a missing man in the boot of a car in Rincón de la Victoria on Friday. »

New Holding Centre for Port

Monday, July 8, 2019
By Vivienne Hughes
New Holding Centre for Port

The Central Government has given the go ahead for a new immigrant-holding centre in Motril within the port confines in the eastern dock area. »

Diver Killed by Speedboat

Sunday, July 7, 2019
By Vivienne Hughes
Diver Killed by Speedboat

The Guardia Civil in Pontevedra (Galicia) are trying to locate the owner of a leisure craft that hit a diver and killed him. »

Bonoloto Winner in Almuñécar

Sunday, July 7, 2019
By Martin Myall
Bonoloto Winner in Almuñécar

Some lucky git in Almuñécar won 54,638 euros on the Bonoloto on Friday - best that the Incerso bikers don't find out about it! »

Spanish Guitar Concerts

Sunday, July 7, 2019
By Louise Powell
Spanish Guitar Concerts

The European Guitar Foundation came into being in 2016 with the aim of promoting the Spanish guitar, which is what will be happening in Granada. »

Bike Meet at the Fort

Saturday, July 6, 2019
By Martin Myall
Bike Meet at the Fort

Right, you still have today to make your way along to the castle (fort) in La Herradura to join in the fun at the bike meet there. »

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