Axarquía - Costa Tropical

Normal 0 false false false EN-GB X-NONE X-NONE A NERJA animal shelter is calling for locals to take in their dogs after they were told they faced closure over a…
TORROX Council has unveiled a giant Spanish flag made out of more than 1,000 red and yellow umbrellas placed to mark this year’s World Cup. The instalment is the latest…
A TEENAGER from Malaga has gained a licence to fly light aircraft shortly before turning 18. Expatriate Edouard de Hennin, who arrived in Spain aged two after his family moved…
AXARQUIA police have issued a warning on social media to pet owners after claims surfaced of fish hooks being left with food on them in Velez-Malaga. Officers said anyone with…
BEST-SELLING author Chris Stewart will be taking part in a charity walk in the Alpujarras in southern Spain in aid of the Acompalia palliative care charity. Chris is Acompalia’s vice-president…
EMERGENCY services have confirmed the death of a paraglider this afternoon (Thursday) who hit the sea was dragged away by strong currents. The accident happened at the La Herradura beach…
A BRITISH man who allegedly fled the wreckage of a car leaving behind a seriously injured passenger by the Guadalmedina River has been arrested. The 35-year-old has been charged with…
AUTHORITIES have requested people visiting Axarquia’s beaches take precautions after several specimens of Portuguese man o’ war jellyfishes were found washed up on the Nerja coastline and elsewhere. The warning…
FIREFIGHTERS have been called in to recover the remains of a body of a person that died ‘a long time ago’ from below a bridge in southern Spain. The corpse,…
THE Guardia Civil has arrested a gardener accused of violently breaking into 16 homes in Rincon de la Victoria. Officers claim that he took advantage of his job to break…
The State Attorney General’s office has reportedly detected ‘serious environmental breaches’ in the case of the La Miel de Nerja ‘illegal’ landfill. According to reports, the Environment and Urban Planning…
TWO children aged under 13 have been found carrying flick knives in Malaga. Police identified the youngsters among a group of older children as they walked around the La Goleta…
EXTREME weather conditions have wreaked havoc on some of Axarquia’s roads. Strong gusts of wind felled trees in some areas, while others experienced snowfall and heavy rain. Weather conditions are…
THE damaged mountain road between Salares and Archez will be closed for another month. The provincial council has announced works to the collapsed road will take at least another month,…
A THREE vehicle pile-up has left one person seriously injured on Torrox Costa. The driver of one of the cars remains in a serious condition in hospital suffering from multiple…
TWO people had to be rescued from separate rivers and a road has collapsed in Axarquia as storms continue to batter the region. Emergency services had to rescue a man…
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