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Malaga Airport Strike Dates

Labour unions have announced dates for planned 24 hour strike action

Dramatic Pictures Of Benalmadena Fire
Yesterday a car fire triggered a forest blaze near Benalmadena. Fire fighters declared it completely extinguished at 9am today
Fire Crews Tackling Benalmadena Blaze
Raging fires have broken out near El Higueron, fire engines and helicopters are tackling the blaze
Costa Del Sol Taxi Drivers Call Off Strike
Malaga taxi drivers have voted to return to work and end the travel chaos caused by their strike


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Malaga taxi drivers have voted to return to work and end the travel chaos caused by their strike
Patricia Vaude let the thief into her Estepona home and he stole €10,000 worth of things for her
Drivers called a snap strike during the Feria and have now been joined by taxi drivers throughout Andalucia
Police have warned a British father and son that they are facing fines of up to €600,000 for shining lasers at planes landing at Malaga airport
The famous blue Smurf Village is being forced to remove all references to the famous blue characters
The popular annual music festival has accused the council of being obstructive
The airport has taken on additional staff at check in and passport control to tackle lengthy queues which caused many Brits to miss flights back to the UK this week
AEMET have issued an Amber Alert as temperatures are forecast to rise into the 40s in places on the Costa Del Sol
Railway workers are going on strike on the day when most families on the Costa Del Sol begin their summer holiday
Notices warning of hefty fines have been put up in San Pedro near Marbella
A camera is being installed on the Mijas to Coin road
See exclusive pictures from the show in Fuengirola
Shoppers fled the Miramar shopping centre in Fuengirola fearing a terrorist attack was taking place
The national weather agency is warning of extremely high temperatures which pose a severe risk to health and an increased danger of fire
The young woman was attacked by the man who had been hiding on the back seat of her car
Costa Del Sol police have swooped on a gang operating a timeshare scam and arrested 36 people including a British Man
In the first quarter of 2017 foreign tourists brought a massive €3 billion to the economy in Andalucia
The off duty officer has tested positive for cocaine and a high level of alcohol
The American President’s daughter has been seen in Marbella with a huge entourage
A 14 year old female has died after conservation experts were forced to release adults into the wild
In the last week 414 people have been rescued by Spanish coastguards
As temperatures rise the emergency services are on high alert for fires
A thief has been caught on CCTV stealing a charity tin from a bar run by a British expat in Riviera Del Sol
Marbella Police will be imposing fines on tourists who tarnish the area’s image
Inland towns will see the hottest weather, with coastal areas enjoying temperatures in the mid 30s
This year’s attendance smashed previous records as the event continues to go from strength to strength
Barbecues and open fires are now banned until at least mid-October in an effort to prevent devastating fires on the Costa Del Sol
Average speed cameras are being reinstalled between La Cala and Fuengirola
A story circulating about SAS troops patrolling Spanish beaches has been debunked
Two British men are in police custody after a car chase which left 10 people injured
8 people were injured, including a seven week old baby, by a drunken British driver who ploughed into pedestrians and vehicles in Puerto Banus last night
7 people have been injured after a hit and run outside the Ocean Club
Following a record breaking year for visitor numbers, Malaga airport has announced the development of new lounges
Mariano Rajoy has condemned the ISIS attack
Neil in Benalmadena has taken delivery of his new hot tub from Favell’s which he won in our “Win A Hot Tub” contest
The €360,000 project will create a safe place for dogs and their owners to exercise and socialise
The Hollywood star had been involved in a project to renovate two rundown cinemas into arts and cultural centres
A British woman warned children when she saw two suspicious men following them in a car
Two British men have been arrested following a fight with National Police offices at Malaga Airport
Spain has more blue flag beaches than any other country in the world
A train link from Fuengirola to Marbella is now a top priority
The grounded sea platform has become a tourist attraction
A passenger ferry has crashed into the port at Malaga, causing the Malaga to Melilla route to be closed
Organisers have extended the event to make up for the time lost due to bad weather last week
The manufacturing platform was being towed to Malaga when it broke free from the tugboat during a storm
The International People’s Feria begins tomorrow, with no British presence for the first time in years
See video footage of police trying to help the dolphin.
A British man with a European Arrest Warrant for stealing two supercars in London has been arrested in Marbella
The national weather agency has issued an alert for strong winds
A 10 year old girl has drowned along with two adults after their boat capsized off the southern coast of Spain
The crowd celebrating Semana Santa stampeded following rumours of a shooting, leaving two people injured.
Temperatures are likely to reach 30c over the Easter Weekend
The National Police have raided one of the Costa Del Sol’s largest IPTV suppliers
The 89 metre warship was warned and told to leave the waters of Gibraltar
Alfonso Dastis reacts to suggestions that Theresa May would go to war over the British semi enclave
Two men on a golfing holiday have been shot outside a bar in Fuengirola
The British Ambassador is seeking to reassure expats in Spain now that article 50 has been triggered
A mother has issued a warning to parents after a man in his 50s tried to abduct her young daughter
Police recovered 17 kilos of the class A drug in Malaga
90,000 flights are already scheduled to land at Malaga airport this summer
Marbella and San Pedro could lose their Ferias this year as the PP seek to divert funding elsewhere
Spain’s EU Secretary agrees “in principle” to a reciprocal agreement to protect British expats in Spain
Even more destruction of coastal properties and beaches in Andalucia
Watch dramatic footage of police apprehending a man wielding a knife
64 year old Ian Thompson had been reported missing on the 3rd March
The man is suspected of being involved in the disappearance of Agnese Klavina
French air traffic controllers are striking again. Delays and some cancellations are reported at Malaga airport.
Parents and pet owners are being warned about a toxic caterpillar which is thriving on the Costa Del Sol
More than 2000 people have signed a petition to prevent the first bull fight in 12 years
The bad weather over the last week has left the Costa Del Sol with a huge repair bill
The drop off zone in front of the terminal building has been closed for refurbishment
Two beaches in the Marbella area can be used by dogs this summer
Stray cats are to be captured, dewormed, and sterilised in a bid to reduce their numbers and increase their health
Heavy rain, thunder storms, and gale force winds have led to flash floods
The National Police have raided a Calahonda store which was supplying IPTV to expats on the Costa Del Sol
The famous director has chosen the old prison as the backdrop for his new thriller. Leonardo DiCaprio is set to play the lead.
A government report has warned of a “direct threat” as ISIS sympathisers are urged to attack
A yellow weather warning has been issued for Sunday 12th February
A 55 year old man was knocked down whilst making a stop in Fuengirola
Areal estate company boss has been jailed for two years for stealing a couple’s life savings
€400,000 will be spent on a coastal walkway linking the two Costa Del Sol towns
A 33 year old man has been killed in a shooting west of the city
A six year old boy’s body was washed ashore near Cadiz last weekend
The Cudeca Goldies have raised enough money to buy two new cars for the Cudeca Hospice
The body of a young boy has been discovered washed up on a beach near Cadiz
Almost a quarter of the route will take place in this region.
A 27 year old had been pulled from the wreckage and taken to hospital
Figures just released for 2016 show a record number of British holiday makers stayed in hotels on the Costa Del Sol
Police are investigating after a body was found in the passenger seat of a burning car
A collection of photos of the snow which covered parts of Andalucia in January 2017
The national weather agency has issued an alert due to the snowfall which has hit parts of Andalucia
The Guardia Civil have issued a plea for drivers to check their cars for stray cats
A cold snap will arrive mid week as temperatures plummet and some areas are hit by heavy snow
Police have raided and closed down six clubs, made 17 arrests, and rescued a teenage girl
The lone gunman opened fire in a Mercadonna supermarket in Northern Spain. Police say the attack was neither politically nor religiously motivated.
The former boss of an animal shelter has been sentenced to 3 years
The last year has been the best ever recorded in Spain for tourism

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