Costa del Sol News

COSTA DEL SOL NEWS

By Alex Watkins GROWING inequality is a global problem but is particularly pronounced in Spain, according to the NGO Intermon Oxfam. Shockingly, it has increased 10...

By Dave Jamieson SCURVY, a disease suffered historically by sailors deprived of fresh food, has been diagnosed in an 11-month-old baby in Valencia. A report...

By Dave Jamieson THE occupants of 24 homes in the Cármenes del Mar urbanisation in La Herradura have been told to leave their homes because the...

By Oliver McIntyre Mijas town hall's Foreigner's Department has issued an advisory regarding IBI property tax increases for homeowners whose cadastral (or rateable) value was...

By Oliver McIntyre TORREMOLINOS for the first time officially presented itself as a gay-friendly destination at last week's Fitur tourism fair in Madrid, and unveiled a...

By Oliver McIntyre THE former director of the Parque Animal shelter and municipal pound in Torremolinos, who is accused of animal abuse in relation to...

By Dave Jamieson A STRONG earthquake, the second major tremor in four days, rocked much of the coast awake early on Monday morning. While no injuries...

By Oliver McIntyre A 52-year-old man and his two grown children, aged 29 and 32, have been arrested for allegedly operating a fake online store...

By Oliver McIntyre THE National Police have broken up a gang that allegedly exploited illegal immigrants in Granada. Eleven people have been detained in the city...

By Dave Jamieson Spanish prosecutors have called for a jail term of four and a half years for Rodrigo Rato, former deputy prime minister of...

By Dave Jamieson GRANADA-Jaén airport has become the third busiest in Andalucía after a successful 2015. Business increased by 8.9 per cent during the year,...

By Tom Cain WEATHER experts have warned that if climate change continues at the current rate, then the Costa could be in for five-month-long summers. Jorge...

By Oliver McIntyre TORREMOLINOS is gearing up for its annual old-time rock & roll and rockabilly fest, the Rockin' Race Jamboree, which this year is moving...

By Oliver McIntyre VISITORS to Ronda will soon be able to stroll along a walkway pinned to the cliff walls at the bottom of the...

By Dave Jamieson ROAD trains are coming to Spain. Already a feature on other European roads, heavy vehicles hauling two trailers have now been cleared for...

By Oliver McIntyre LOCAL police from Estepona and surrounding towns underwent a special training session last week on combating 'pirate taxis', the unlicensed cab services...

By Oliver McIntyre TWENTY people have been arrested and more than 600 kilos of hashish seized in the break-up of a gang that smuggled hashish from...

By Oliver McIntyre AN act of vandalism and theft from a Roman ruins site in Marbella has been met with outrage and promises by local...

By Oliver McIntyre TWO burst water pipes in the Costa Galera urbanisation of Estepona on Friday night caused flooding in numerous homes, basements and garages before...

By Oliver McIntyre Benalmádena town hall last week praised the work of local animal shelter Fidelio and encouraged local people to get involved as volunteers...
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