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High-Speed Train to Madrid

By Martin Myall

Tests on the high-speed-train connection between Granada and Madrid are rapidly concluding, with the service soon to be operative. »

Motril Paint Shop Burgled

By Hugh MacArthur

The Motril paint shop, Pinturas Antequera, on Avenida de Europa was turned over in the early hours of Friday the 30th. »

Almuñécar Foreigners Arrested

By Martin Myall

A Brit and a Belgian citizen were arrested in Almuñécar, belonging to an international drug ring, trafficking between Spain and the Netherlands. »

Fireman Drowned in Flood

By Vivienne Hughes

The Costa Tropical seems to have escaped the heavy rains, but that was not the case on the east coast of Spain or in the province of Málaga. »

Guardia’s Body Found

By Vivienne Hughes

The body of the Guardia Civil policeman who had been swept away trying to rescue people from a river in Sevilla on the 17th was finally found. »

Officers & Spiked Drinks

By Hugh MacArthur

It was an Easter parade with a difference, thanks to the antics of an apparently drunken second lieutenant who was leading the Spanish Legion band. »

Driver Arrested After Eleven Years

By Hugh MacArthur

It was in 2003 that a British tourist was knocked over and killed as he jogged along the road between Antequera and Bobdilla. »

18 Lorries Torched

By Martin Myall

In an act that can only be deliberate arson, 18 lorries from the same construction company were burned to charred wrecks. The owners put the loss at around two million euros. »

Unwelcome visitors

By Editor

When was the first time you came across a green scorpion in Spain – bit of a shock, wasn’t it? It doesn’t matter that the locals say that it isn’t deadly, unless you’re very young, old or have a weak heart; it’s a bloody scorpion! Mind you, they aren’t for the Spanish; they’re alacranes... »

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