The Motril budget for the summer fiestas has been reduced by 61% in the last three years.
OK, let’s face it, there’s not much chance of drowning in a river along this part of the coast during summer, but falling into a dry riverbed from a bridge must hurt.
The pressure group, Plataforma Stop Desahucios de Almuñécar-La Herradura, managed to stop another property auction that was set for the end of the month.
As far as Convergencia Andaluza is concerned the new Junta law concerning the first 500 metres from the sea will completely stifle the development of the municipality.
In their annual report the Episcopal Council came to the conclusion that the Catholic Church saves the State some 4,091 euros a year in education alone.
Autónomos (self-employed worker) used to ask themselves why they were billed by the Cámara de Comercio Provincial, if said body never did anything for them.
The Almuñécar bird park and the aquarium are being privatized. Whilst the former will open at the beginning of August, the latter will not be ready this summer.
Seven chiringuitos on Salobreña’s beach have been given the provisional go ahead to renew their lease before the Junta de Andalucia – till now, their continued existence was in question.
A man, who allegedly stabbed a neighbour, went around to the local bar and said, “Pour me a drink. It’s going to be the last one that I drink, because they’re coming for me.”
The Guardia Civil based in the Puerto de Motril arrested two Frenchmen in possession of a stolen high-range car. The two men had been attempting to board the car ferry for North Africa with the vehicle, which had been reported stolen in France.