news and views from Almuñécar, Costa Tropical

Still no Fire Station

Almuñécar’s firemen are going to have to wait another three years before they will receive their first and long-awaited fire station, according

Mayor Found Guilty

Whilst we were still waiting for the verdict of the case against the Mayor, concerning the controversial closing down of the private company that run Almuñécar TV, the Mayor, on

Chiringuito Reprieve

The Chiringuitos can breathe more easily, at last. After two worrying years, and the last few months of cliff-dangling tension, this summer and the next 15 they can get down to doing business without having an

Raging Council Meeting

On the 20th of June, the Town Hall announced that it would put forward a motion in the council meeting that same week for the town to assume the costs of finishing off the two ‘paralyzed’ underground projects, which have amputated the town’s two extremities

Accident on the N-340

There was quite a nasty accident on the N-340, just past Taramay, in the Salobreña direction. A bloody great tanker lorry came hurtling round one of those tight bends between Urbanización Alfamar and the new Taramay roundabout and ploughed into a mini bus, as

Feria de Asociaciones

A total of 39 associations and clubs took part in the annual Encuentro de Voluntarios de Almuñécar y La Herradura, which was held in the Botanical Gardens, Parque Majuelo on the weekend of the

Gastronomic Fair

The XI Edition of the Annual Gastronomic Fair was held in the Majuelo botanical gardens from the 5th to the 7th of June Twenty