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THE long-time demand for the creation of disabled access at the Torremolinos town centre Cercanías train station has been taken up by the opposition PSOE party, which…
CRITICAL care health staff at two Málaga hospitals say they will refuse to work double shifts from Saturday.  Nursing unions say workers in the ICU and A&E…
Thursday, 30 October 2014 09:59

Maro’s spooky weekend

THE village of Maro is once again preparing to celebrate Hallowe’en with three days of spooky, ghostly and fun activities. Under the name Maroween, the annual event…
Thursday, 30 October 2014 08:23

Horse jumping takes off at Mijas racetrack

THE Hipódromo Costa del Sol horseracing track in Mijas, which has been idle since the town hall halted racing events beginning last year due to profitability problems,…
Wednesday, 29 October 2014 13:59

Benefit fraud blitz

A NEW campaign has been launched by the British authorities to deliver a lethal blow to expat benefit fraudsters in Spain. Many people face the prospect of…
Wednesday, 29 October 2014 13:31

Ashya back in Spain

THE five-year-old British boy whose disappearance from the UK sparked a Europe-wide hunt in late August is back in Málaga after treatment for a brain tumour in…
Tuesday, 28 October 2014 08:09

Cudeca Kilimanjaro climber reaches summit

A 75-YEAR-old Briton who set out to climb Tanzania’s Mount Kilimanjaro in support of Cudeca has achieved his goal.   Tony Simmonds wanted to celebrate his 75th…
ACTIVISTS fighting for the launch of the built but still unopened Guadalhorce valley hospital have expressed growing concern that the Junta de Andalucía is not moving quickly…
DOG owners in Marbella now have a beach where they can take their pets to play and swim, while Estepona has announced plans for a similar facility…
Friday, 24 October 2014 09:49

Undeclared home extensions under review

WORK has concluded on a survey of Alhaurín de la Torre to detect homes that are not included in the ‘Catastro’ property register or that have undergone…
Friday, 24 October 2014 08:45

Concerns for injured Melilla migrant

A HUMAN rights group in Melilla has raised concerns for the welfare of a man who has apparently been beaten by Guardia Civil officers guarding the border…
Thursday, 23 October 2014 09:59

Channel changes start this Sunday

THE Junta de Andalucía has complained about the lack of publicity which has been given to changes in digital television in Spain which take effect this Sunday,…
Thursday, 23 October 2014 08:06

Greenpeace joins the fight

THE fight against plans for gas prospecting just nine kilometres off the coast of Mijas received a major boost in visibility at the weekend when the Greenpeace…
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 13:03

Bank bosses told to pay up

THE scandal of the use of undeclared credit cards by dozens of bank directors (CDSN October 9) escalated last Thursday when a former head of the International…
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 12:00

Ebola crisis recedes

THE Spanish nursing auxiliary who contracted Ebola while working at the Carlos III hospital in Madrid has tested negative for the virus. A government statement on Sunday…
AROUND 30 of Gibraltar’s famous Barbary macaques are being relocated to a safari park in Scotland as part of the Gibraltar government’s macaque management plan, announced officials…
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 08:18

Kidney transplant chain in Andalucía

IT HAS been revealed that a remarkable chain of kidney transplant operations was carried out in Spain last month.  Simultaneous operations resulted in four patients from Barcelona,…
Monday, 20 October 2014 10:44

Junta publishes planning reform bill

THE Junta de Andalucía last week published a draft bill aimed at regularising illegal builds amid news the Priors, an expat couple whose home was demolished by…
Monday, 20 October 2014 08:12

Torremolinos mega-mall project is back

PLANS for what was envisioned as a huge Trafford Centre-style commercial centre near the Palacio de Congresos in Torremolinos appear to be getting back on track, although…
Friday, 17 October 2014 08:02

New life for historic building

A HISTORIC mansion on the hillside overlooking Torremolinos's Bajondillo beach was inaugurated as a municipal building last week after undergoing a major restoration by the town hall.…
Friday, 17 October 2014 07:59

'Cosmopolitan Marbella and its city model'

NEXT Thursday 23 October at 6pm in the Cortijo Miraflores in Marbella, Marbella Activa Association and Costa del Sol Nachrichten newspaper (CDSN'S German sister paper) are chairing…
THE Junta de Andalucía has no plans to launch work soon on the new Chare public health hospital in Estepona – despite an offer last week by…
Thursday, 16 October 2014 07:51

Winter flu jab campaign begins

Málaga's health centres began dispensing doses of the seasonal influenza vaccine yesterday. The campaign continues until the end of November.   Doctors say everyone aged 65 years…
Wednesday, 15 October 2014 16:18

Costa del Sol News moves with the times

HAVING up-to-date and reliable news about your area has become a must for those who wish to make the most of their time in Spain. The Costa…
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