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LOCAL POLICE have arrested a 52-year-old man in Malaga for using a disabled badge belonging to his deceased father-in-law. Officers noticed the man parking in a disabled space at a…
MARBELLA has announced a new law that will see shirtless holidaymakers fined €120- €500 in certain areas. Public Safety councillor Javier Porcuna explained that the new legislation was inspired by…
A Briton has been arrested suspected of heading a Costa del Sol timeshare fraud that duped 500 families out of €17 million. In total 36 people - including the unnamed…
POLICE in a joint operations in Bulgaria and Spain have freed 13 women being used as sex slaves by a gang trying to “gain absolute control” over Marbella. The operation…
A GUARDIA CIVIL officer accused of causing the crash which claimed the lives of three people in Torremolinos had been investigated six times previously. Upon causing the fatal pile-up, he…
BENALMADENA INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE’S annual Summer Show was a success raising funds for animal charities on the Costa del Sol. A total of €500 was raised on the day, with €250…
SUMMER price rises on the Costa del Sol’s AP-7 toll motorway have sparked outrage as fees rise above €7 between Fuengirola and Marbella. The limited-access highway runs in two parts…
A MAN has been arrested in Malaga for allegedly fighting for the so-called Islamic State (ISIS) for two years in Syria. According to the Spanish Home Office, the 29-year-old is…
LIZ PARRY, former editor of Sur in English, received her British Empire Medal from the British Ambassador Simon Manley on Thursday in recognition of her services helping British citizens in…
The Directorate General of Traffic (DGT) has asked drivers to take more care this weekend as the summer ramps up, with an estimated 980,000 cars to hit the roads. DGT…
THE NATIONAL POLICE have arrested a 69-year-old British man in Antequera for the sexual assault of a minor in Britain. In the late nineties, he was looking after the victim…
DONKEYS and horses used to keep Mijas’ photo-friendly tourist taxi industry afloat will now wear rubber shoes instead of traditional iron. The decision was announced by Transport councillor Nuria Rodriguez…
FUENGIROLA council has been forced to make an embarrassing apology after a senior councillor made an obscene gesture during an official photo session for World LGBTIQ Pride Day. It comes…
TWO Finns held over the death of a homeless Briton sleeping rough near Malaga Airport are behind bars as the search for a fourth suspect continues. The two men –…
A WOMAN has been held for attempted murder in Malaga following a bloody knife fight near the El Corte Ingles. A policeman was on his way home when he heard…
AN OFF-DUTY Guardia Civil officer has been arrested after allegedly causing the Torremolinos crash which has claimed the lives of 3 people. According to reports he was detained after testing…

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