A middle-aged man had to be rescued by helicopter after falling down the the embankment above the Rules Dam whilst picking wild asparragus.
Around a thousand people turned out for the Rules Dam protest on the Plaza de la Coronación in Motril yesterday; the first of several planned.
The proximity of the General Elections has become even more apparent with an the announcement by the governing party concerning Rules Dam.
We’re in a drought with not a drop of rain and seawater is threatening to seep into irrigation wells near the coast – farmers aren’t happy.
Well over a hundred farmers belonging to the various irrigation associations in Almuñécar turned out to protest in the Town Hall Square. Some sources put the turn out as “several hundred.”