Costa Almeria News

COSTA ALMERIA NEWS

By Emma Randle A 35-year-old man has been remanded in custody charged with manslaughter after running over a 73-year-old woman in Albox last Sunday. The woman...

By Dave Jamieson A strong earthquake, the second major tremor in four days, rocked much of the coast of Andalucía early on Monday morning (January...

By David Jackson A video of two pig farm workers from Húercal-Overa killing 72 piglets by jumping on them has made the town notorious across...

By Emma Randle Young men in Almería’s El Acebuche prison will take part in a pioneering project combining art and animals to help them reintegrate...

By Richard Torné Mojacar council should buy the abandoned El Moresco hotel using public money “to stimulate local tourism and create jobs”, the Socialist PSOE...

By David Jackson Roquetas and Carboneras have presented promotional videos at this year’s Fitur tourism fair in Madrid which have caused much comment. Roquetas de Mar...

By Emma Randle Dogs at an animal rescue charity in Huércal Overa are in danger of being left homeless after the death of the charity's...

By Richard Torné Albox council is set to become the first local authority in the province to rely on solar energy to power its town...

By David Jackson It's the greatest family festival in the crowded calendar of Spain – Epiphany, when the three Kings are reputed to have reached...

By Emma Randle The case of a German resident of Nijar who alleges he was beaten up by local police officers has been re-opened by...

By Richard Torné Albox council is in hot water following last week’s decision by the public prosecutor to investigate the local authority in connection with...

By David Jackson The Guardia Civil fiscal crimes unit have swooped onto the offices of the state owned water management company Acuamed after a judge...

By Richard Torné Granada’s Royal Academy of Fine Arts has waded into the debate on the highly controversial Mesón Gitano restoration project at the foot...

By Richard Torné The state prosecutor has shelved a complaint by environmentalists against the Spanish government over the 1966 Palomares nuclear accident. The Ecologistas en Acción...

By David Jackson Police have arrested a criminal gang who involved pregnant women in minor traffic accidents after they had consumed drugs to force an...

By Richard Torné Turre’s participatory budget scheme appears to have failed after fewer than 80 residents submitted proposals to the council, Costa Almería News can...

By Emma Randle Almería’s celebration postage stamp commemorating 1,000 years since the founding of the city in 1014 was launched with much pomp and ceremony...

By Dave Jamieson A Spanish consumers group says nine out of 10 people have detected fake discounts on goods in the January sales. Facua -...

By David Jackson Costa conman Nigel Goldman has been handed two suspended prison sentences after being found guilty on two counts of fraud at Reading...

By David Jackson Doctors fear there could be a flu epidemic on the way in Almería after it emerged that the infection rate across the...