Costa de Almería

AN Almeria court sentenced two men to four and a half years in prison on Tuesday for organising the illegal entry of migrants into Spain from Algeria using Facebook. Two…
FOUR people have been arrested in Marbella in connection with a stabbing in Mojacar in Almeria which saw three nightclub doormen injured. The 112 emergency line began receiving calls from…
THE President of an association acting for expatriate homeowners has spoken exclusively to the Euro Weekly News ahead of an Andalucian Parliament vote offering those in irregular properties some legal…
THE mother of Gabriel Cruz - the little boy from Almeria whose murder united Spain in tears - has marked Mother’s Day letter with an emotive letter to her son.…
TWO people have died this afternoon (Saturday) in a popular holiday town in southern Spain following a suspected gas leak. Emergency services said the gas escape happened in the Albaida…
NINE people have been seriously injured after a minibus packed with farm employees collided with a car in Almeria. The horror smash saw the bus plunge “three to four metres”…
THE mothers of three people who died after an arson attack on a cave house in Almeria have called on Spain’s Constitutional Court to review the sentences of those convicted.…
A BIKER has died after his machine left the road and crashed 10-metres (30-feet) down a ravine in southern Spain. For unknown reasons, the 59-year-old’s motorbike came off the AL-3404…
A MORROCAN people smuggling gang that transported migrants across the Strait of Gibraltar on high-powered jet skis has been foiled. The journey reportedly took just half an hour and cost…
MORE THAN 100 specialist firefighters, three helicopters and a water-carrying plane are battling a huge wildfire in difficult conditions in Andalucia, Spain. The fire has been blazing since midnight on…
A BRITISH woman who was reported missing in Arboleas, an area popular with British expats in southern Spain, has ‘made contact’ with loved ones, a friend has said. Gemma Louise…
THE Spanish bullfighter Vicente Ruiz 'El Soro' has been rushed to hospital after suffering a heart attack in the Roquetas de Mar bullring in southern Spain. But there wasn’t a…
THE PILOT and passenger of an ultralight aircraft have survived an accident after their plane crashed while it was taking off. Emergency services rushed to the airfield in Tabernas, in…
POLICE in Almeria have seized around eight tons of hashish hidden between flagstones and metal panels inside the trailer of a lorry. Officers also arrested the driver of the vehicle…
EMERGENCY services have confirmed that a worker has died after falling from a height of around six metres (almost 20-feet) at a sports centre in southern Spain. The accident involving…
A LITHUANIAN man has been held on suspicion of murdering his partner in the British expatriate hotspot of Albox, Almeria. The 48-year-old victim reported him to police in 2016, but…
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