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Fighting a Losing Battle

By Vivienne Hughes

High winds driving strong surf have eaten away Playa Granada in Motril again leaving the chiringuito sector far from happy. »

Hungry Waves

By Vivienne Hughes

Well, this gale that has swept the coast on the 20th and 25th has wiped out just about all of the beach regeneration carried out for Semana Santa - back to square one! »

Repetitive Storm Damage

By Martin Myall

It happens every year; winter, autumn and spring, beaches all along the Costa Tropical are eaten away by wind and wave action. »

Explosion in French Nuclear Plant

By Martin Myall

Twenty-four hours after the Spanish Government spoke of authorising the reopening of an ageing nuclear power station in Spain, there has been an explosion in a French one. »

Motril Beaches Now Clean

By Vivienne Hughes

LIMDECO, The publicly owned cleaning company in Motril has completed the beach clean up after the rains and gales. »

Wave Damage

By Editor

Just before Christmas there were high waves that pounded the coastline of Granada. In La Herradura, the gale pushing up from the south had the waves swamping the beach road and even some terraces. »

Beach Damage

By Editor

Torrenueva beach, along with the rest of the Costa Granadina, took a good beating from the gales during mid December. The consequent damage was such that the Provincial Council declared that they would provide technical and financial assistance to restore the beach. »

Beach Eaten… Again

By Editor

The winter & spring gales have wrought havock, yet again, on Motril’s beaches east of the river; i.e., Playa Granada. »

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