Costa de Almería

A PLANE was forced to make an emergency landing at an airport in the south of Spain after a medical emergency was declared by the crew. The Transavia flight from…
SPAIN’S Prime Minister said he plans to spend some of his August break in Almeria amidst concerns from his security detail over his location of choice’s safety. Pedro Sanchez, of…
A GROUP of Almeria environmentalists have called on Spain’s National Court to push for a deadline for the cleanup of radioactive waste from the town of Palomares. The Ecologists in…
EMERGENCY SERVICES personnel were called out to a beach in the Nijar area of Almeria after receiving reports of a corpse sighted in the water off the shoreline. Guardia Civil…
AN ASPERGER’S syndrome group has accused judges of “social ignorance” after they cut jail time for a man found guilty of sexually assaulting a woman with the condition. The Asperger’s…
DOG squads from the Junta de Andalucia have made 362 inspections in connection with poisoned bait left on hunting grounds and livestock farms in Almeria province since probes first began.…
BEACHGOERS who posed for selfies with a stranded shark before returning it to the sea have received a snappy put down from emergency services. They have been told they should…
THE head of Almeria’s Border Police force has died following a road crash in Almeria City. Jose Antonio Garcia Diaz was travelling down the city’s Avenida del Mediterraneo at around…
A COUPLE in Almeria have been convicted for allegedly using several apartments in a block of flats to grow marijuana, which then led to a fire. The apartments are in…
COAST GUARDS rescued a total of 27 people after they were found in a small boat almost 50 kilometres southwest of Almeria. The Salvamento Maritimo picked up the eight women…
A BRITISH homeowner has spoken of his outrage after an expatriate neighbour’s ‘illegal zoo’ made his life in Almeria impossible. Former Land Rover project manager David Dibble, 60, bought a…
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…
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