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News, views and information from Motril

Biker Dragged by Car

Saturday, November 30, 2019
By Hugh MacArthur
Biker Dragged by Car

There was a traffic accident in Motril yesterday resulting in a biker being knocked off his bike on the main roundabout next to the church. In other words, a distance of around five metres »

Human Chain Rescue

Thursday, November 28, 2019
By Vivienne Hughes
Human Chain Rescue

A 79-year-old farmer in Motril was rescued from the bottom of a barranco by a human chain of police officers and fire fighters. »

Looking Back: Yes & No

Tuesday, November 19, 2019
By Martin Myall
Looking Back: Yes & No

Ten years ago, Heloise Nolan was speculating on whether the then planned shopping centre next to Al Campo would ever materialise. »

Fighting a Losing Battle

Tuesday, November 19, 2019
By Vivienne Hughes
Fighting a Losing Battle

High winds driving strong surf have eaten away Playa Granada in Motril again leaving the chiringuito sector far from happy. »

Access Ramp Needed

Saturday, November 16, 2019
By Vivienne Hughes
Access Ramp Needed

A middle-age man had the misfortune of falling down a flight of steps on the Calle de La Agua in Motril. »

Street Fight and Drugs

Thursday, November 14, 2019
By Hugh MacArthur
Street Fight and Drugs

A gang had planned to raid a dwelling in Motril to steal 19 kilos of marihuana ready for sale but things went wrong. »

Motril Lorries Suffer

Wednesday, November 13, 2019
By Martin Myall
Motril Lorries Suffer

The Motril, road-haulage company, Comotrans, which is one of the most important such companies in Spain, has been caught up in the French/Catalan border troubles. »

Died on the Way to Vote

Monday, November 11, 2019
By Vivienne Hughes
Died on the Way to Vote

An elderly lady died yesterday as she waited in line to vote in Vélez Benaudalla. »

Broke Waters in Open Waters

Friday, November 1, 2019
By Vivienne Hughes
Broke Waters in Open Waters

The Guardia Civil Servicio Marítimo had to deal with a child birth in a zodiac RIB 23 miles out from Motril Port Tuesday morning. »

Greenhouse Expansion Approved

Thursday, October 31, 2019
By Hugh MacArthur
Greenhouse Expansion Approved

The Plenary Meeting of the Motril Town Council yesterday approved the expansion of plastic greenhouses within the municipality, amongst other points. »

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