Tag Archive for controversy

Airshow Controversy

AND Air Show Controversy

The 5th annual Festival Aéreo de Torre del Mar Air Show went ahead on the 12th of last month with around 230,000 spectators, but there was some controversy.

Pay Rise Flak

The Mayor of Salobreña is coming under increasing criticism for awarding herself a 14,000 pay rise when many fear for their jobs.

Paella Dish Controversy

The Mayor of Motril’s decision to removed the paella-dish fountain on Avenida de Salobreña roundabout has attracted strong criticism from the opposition. A socialist councillor, Alicia Crespo, had no kind words for the plan to substitute the fountain for a bronze shield. She pointed out that it was the present Mayor’s party which spent 4.5m euros…

Looking Back: Blue Zones

You might think that Almuñécar’s paseos have always been Blue Zones; paid parking , but as you will see from this Looking Back article, it all began 10 years ago.