Category : Spain

by Buzzers - 21 hours ago

Super Yacht off Costa Tropical

One of the largest sailing yachts in the world has appeared off the Costa Tropical, whose owner is evidently not short of a bob or two.

by Buzzers - 21 hours ago

Six Years for Almuñécar Stabbing

A foreign resident of Almuñécar has just received a 6-year, prison sentence for a stabbing incident in April 2019. The victim was his live-in partner.

by Buzzers - 1 day ago

Jazz & Blues in the Alpujarra

The little Alpujarra village of Busquístar has a big date coming up this month in the form of the Festival de Jazz y Blues de la Alpujarra.

by Buzzers - 1 day ago

Covid Pass Needed

The Junta decided to bring forward its meeting of the Committee of Health Experts normally held on Tuesday to Monday; i.e., yesterday.

by Buzzers - 2 days ago

Three Pulled out the Drink

The lifeguards on duty along Almuñécar and La Herradura's beaches have been busy this weekend with three people having to be rescued on Saturday.

by Buzzers - 2 days ago

Latest Seabed Clean-Up

A healthy number of volunteers has carried out a seabed clean-up just off Cotobro last Saturday, despite the strong surf and currents.

by Buzzers - 3 days ago

Devoured by the Surf

The yacht that ran up onto the rocks at the eastern end of La Herradura Bay yesterday didn't last the night - this morning the hull and deck are destroyed.

by Buzzers - 3 days ago

Couple Fall Down Well

A married couple fell to the bottom of a 4-metre-deep well shaft in Baza. The man managed to climb out but needed assistance to rescue his wife.

by Buzzers - 3 days ago

Bubión Struggles On

The tiny Alpujarra village of Bubión has a contagion rate of 1,342 per 100,000 but is not keen on the idea of closing its municipal limits in the middle of summer.

by Buzzers - 4 days ago

Yacht on the Rocks

A small yacht ran aground on the rocks at the eastern end of La Herradura Bay, beneath the road leading up to Punta de la Mona.

by Buzzers - 4 days ago

Tilt Sensors for Carmenes

Almuñécar Town Hall has awarded Anclamip S.L the contract to install tilt sensors (inclinometers) on the Cerro Gordo hillside on which Urb. Carmenes del Mar sits.

by Buzzers - 4 days ago

Reader: Almuñécar August Fair?

A reader writes in to ask whether there will be a summer fair in Almuñécar this August, so we contacted the corresponding councillor to find out the answer.

by Buzzers - 5 days ago

Almuñécar Bank Incident

The Santander Bank in Almuñécar was targeted yesterday morning and 115,000 euros taken in booty; the thieves didn't even bother diguising themselves.