Axarquía - Costa Tropical

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…
DETECTIVES continue to probe the death of a man after a double shooting in Malaga. Initial reports suggest that he shot his brother over an inheritance claim and, believing him…
ONE man has been shot dead and his brother injured in a shooting in Malaga province. Emergency services were called after neighbours reported hearing shots. The shooting happened in Benamocarra…
MORE than 700 people have protested over Nerja’s unfinished sewage plant. The demonstration took place in the town’s main streets after patience over the stalled works grew thin. The protest,…
SAVE OUR HOMES AXARQUIA (SOHA) has been fighting for homeowners’ rights for 10 years. The association, which aims to protect houses from demolition, has recently achieved one of its biggest…
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