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Pay Rise Flak

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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

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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.

Football Derby Controversy

(JOA) The first ever El Clasico del Almunecar was abandoned after 65 minutes on Saturday night. I have been fortunate enough to report on many football matches in my time as a football writer, but this game can only be classed as unique.

Goals, Controversy & Another Win

(WNS) CD Almuñécar City ran out 4-1 winners tonight in the semi-final of the Costa Tropical Cup in La Herradura (CD Almuñécar City are playing their home games in La Herradura until the surface has been sorted in Almuñécar) against Los Molinos. But the game was somewhat marred by the behavior of the Los Molinos coaching team.