Axarquía - Costa Tropical

Sixty-seven fruit-growing communities have formed a group demanding action over Axarquia’s looming drought problem. But it has emerged that only six of them have their documentation in order, calling into…
Velez-Malaga’s mayor, Antonio Moreno Ferrer, expelled tens of Local Police officers from a council meeting after they staged a protest over work conditions. The officers, who have protested twice before,…
A VISITOR to Salobreña, Carlos López spotted an owl fall into the sea whilst sitting with family on the terrace of their rented apartment. Whilst emergency services were alerted, he…
A FURIOUS British couple whose rural home in Almayate is being torn down may take the case to the European Court of Human Rights. As first reported in the Euro…
A RETIRED COUPLE from Cornwall have received a temporary reprieve but still face having their house in Almayate bulldozed. Gill and Bob Ward, who bought the house in 2004, have…
REPRESENTATIVES from the PSOE and Podemos opposition parties have demanded answers from Spain’s Prime Minister, Mariano Rajoy, over Nerja’s controversial sewage treatment plant. The outrage comes after the company in…
THE body of Manuel Jimenez Rosa has been found in Torre del Mar according to Velez-Malaga’s council. The 80-year-old went missing on Tuesday (July 11) near Axarquia Hospital. Manuel had…
Tail Torrox, an animal charity on the Costa del Sol, has spoken exclusively to the Euro Weekly News about the large number of abandoned dogs being put down in pounds…
A VULGAR poster which appeared outside a Torre del Mar car park has sparked a manhunt. It comes after the sexist notice, featuring a naked woman with an explicit slogan…
A LORRY was forced to drive along the roads of Granada whilst its cargo was on fire. The driver noticed his trailer was ablaze and was forced to make the…
A 57-year-old British woman remains in intensive care at the Hospital Comarcal in Velez-Malaga following a dramatic beach rescue. It comes after the victim almost drowned off Cala de Carabeo…
OTTO, Almuñecar’s newest drug sniffing dog, has busted a British national carrying thousands of Euros in hash and poppy paste used for making heroin. The arrest was made at the…
LOCAL businessmen and public officials from Nerja are among a group of 40 people being investigated in a Guardia Civil environmental probe, 12 of which have been arrested. Among those…
THE new pickup and dropoff system at Malaga airport has sparked an outcry less than 24-hours after it came into operation. Car rental companies are outraged after airport bosses turned…
The Guardia Civil has opened an investigation into the alleged sexual assault of a 37-year-old woman in broad daylight on Nerja’s Burriana Beach. A 25-year-old man has been jailed in…
A CAR has crashed into a square in Axarquia after its brakes stopped working. The 4x4’s brakes reportedly malfunctioned whilst it was parked, sending the vehicle over a two-metre wall…
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