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Last Chance Pesetas

SPN Last Chance Pesetas OnL

On the last day of 2020 the chance to change in your peseta banknotes will have concluded. Until then the only place you can change them is at the Banco de España.

Wicked Weed on Roof Terrace

GRA Weed on Roof Terrace

The Guardia Civil have taken to using their helicopters to detect people growing cannabis sativa on the rooftop terraces, backed by ground units from local Guardia posts. This was the case recently in the little village of Valor up in the Alpujarra Granadina. On this occasion, they were backed up by a Guardia Civil patrol from the command…

Contentious Rubbish

NRJ Rubbish Collection Vehicle

The Mayor of Nerja’s party, the PP, seems to have a fatal attraction with court rooms because one of the contract awards is before the judge.

Nail-Cutter Hold Up

GRA Nailcutter Mugging OnL

Towards the end of last month a man phoned the police in the city of Granada to say that he had just been mugged by a man wielding a nailcutter.

Gastronomic Fair 2020

ALM Feria Gastronomica

Almuñécar will host the XXII Feria Gastronómica between the 9th and 25th of October but it won’t be in the Parque Botánico as always. The objective of this year’s fair is twofold: maintain an event that has always attracted a large following whilst at the same time promote the Costa Tropical’s subtropical-fruit production. However, Councillor…