A TOTAL of 346 civil weddings were held at the Bil-Bil castle in Benalmadena during 2012.
That is 37 more than the previous year.
Town hall sources reported the castle was the most in-demand location for civil weddings in Malaga province.
Most of the couples were Spanish followed by Nigerians, Moroccan and British.
June and September were the busiest months, with 59 and 58wedding ceremonies held.