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Cortijo Prado Toro (Pitres)

Thursday, January 23, 2020
By Martin Myall
Cortijo Prado Toro (Pitres)

After you've lived on the Costa Tropical for a while, you grow to appreciate the Alpujarra because it is so different, but at the same time, so familiar. »

Snow at Last!

Sunday, January 19, 2020
By Martin Myall
Snow at Last!

The Agencia Estatal de Meteorología (AEMET) has raised the alert level to Level Orange for today and tomorrow owing to the snow forecast. »

Alpujarra Artist Exhibition

Tuesday, November 26, 2019
By Gazette Reader
Alpujarra Artist Exhibition

The Alpujarra artists association, ANA will open its exhibition, Esperanza on Saturday the 30th of November, starting at 20.00h at the old town-hall building in Órgiva. »

Unfair Demolition Order

Sunday, November 17, 2019
By Vivienne Hughes
Unfair Demolition Order

There's a little village up in the Alpujarra called Narlia where an act of arguable injustice is unfolding in the form of a demolition. »

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. »

Alpujarra Hospital Progress?

Sunday, October 27, 2019
By Martin Myall
Alpujarra Hospital Progress?

The Mayor of Órgiva, Raúl Orellana, attended a meeting in Sevilla with the Regional Board of Health over the promised area hospital. »

Policeman’s Assailant Dies

Tuesday, October 8, 2019
By Hugh MacArthur
Policeman’s Assailant Dies

The man who stabbed an off-duty Guardia Civil officer in Lanjarón and then promptly collapsed has since died. »

Discontent in Rubite

Sunday, August 11, 2019
By Martin Myall
Discontent in Rubite

The Motril law courts have found a worker at the Rubite Town Hall guilty of attacking a conservative (PP) councillor. »

Fake Iberian Hams

Monday, August 5, 2019
By Vivienne Hughes
Fake Iberian Hams

FACUA, which is a consumer-rights organisation, has reported a major Spanish distributor of Jamón Serrano for fraud. »

Órgiva’s Tierra Frágil

Friday, July 26, 2019
By Gazette Reader
Órgiva’s Tierra Frágil

Artists’ Network Alpujarra is an art collective that raising awareness about climate crisis through Art. »

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