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Body of Missing Frenchman Found

By Martin Myall

A Frenchman, resident of Peñíscola, went missing on the 27th of May and then on the 6th of June they found a folder with his car docs on a beach. »

Reader’s Letter: Pollution

By Gazette Reader

On a beautiful spring Sunday recently while paddle surfing in the bay of La Herradura I was dismayed to see once again the visible pollution coming from Nerja. »

Frenchwoman Swept into the Sea

By Hugh MacArthur

The emergency services are searching for a French tourist who was swept into the sea, on Wednesday around 16.30h in Portocolom (Mallorca). »

Motril Receives Large Migrant Arrival

By David Darby

A tragic day yesterday when, at around midnight, the rescue boat Polimnia arrived at Motril port with 102 migrants, along with the bodies of four men and one woman. »

La Herradura Kayak Rescue

By David Darby

The Guardia Civil Maritime Rescue Service was called into action yesterday, just off La Herradura, when a young woman of 23 years found herself in all sorts of trouble with her kayak. »

Swiss Paraglider Rescued from Sea

By Hugh MacArthur

A Swiss paraglider came down in the sea off Velilla in Almuñécar yesterday afternoon. Luckily a bather fished the paraglider pilot out of the sea, safe and sound. »

La Herradura Rescue

By David Darby

Two adults and a child had a very lucky escape on the 4th October, when they were thrown from their RIB into the sea. »

High Winds & Seas in La Herradura

By David Darby

The village took a bit of a pounding this morning, with high waves dragging rocks and beach debris right up onto Paseo Andres Segovia. »

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. »

Cocaine Find

By David Darby

The Guardia Civil have recovered a package from the sea, just off Punta de la Mona, containing 26 kilos of cocaine. The find came as a result of a tip-off from someone who said there appeared to be a strange looking package, wedged between rocks, in the shallows just off the Punta. »

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