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Current News Headlines

Fighter Jets Flying Over Costa Del Sol

Windows will be rattling this week as six F18 fighter jets engage in drills and test flights.

New Inquiry Into Costa Del Sol Pool Deaths
A judge has authorised a second inquiry into the deaths of three family members at Club La Costa.
Deaf Brit Accused Of Blowing Up Cash Machine Fights Extradition
A deaf British father accused of blowing up 14 cash machines claims he won’t get a fair trial.
Brits Reminded To Carry Passports In Spain
The Foreign Office in the UK is reminding all British people in Spain to carry their passports at all times.


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The Foreign Office in the UK is reminding all British people in Spain to carry their passports at all times.
The Costa Del Sol is placed on Yellow Alert for strong winds.
Tests have shown a patient who was put into isolation at Malaga hospital is suffering from influenza.
The British Consul has confirmed that British people can continue to live and work in Spain after Brexit.
See dramatic photos from last week’s flooding as the clear up operation begins.
See photos and video of flooding and hail in Andalucia, as the weather warning is upgraded to Amber.
Heavy rain and strong winds are likely to continue this week as the Costa Del Sol is placed on Yellow Alert.
We’re expecting a week of heavy rain and chilly temperatures.
An independent swimming pool inspector has backed the British family’s claims that the pool at CLC World was at fault.
Charges to use the main motorway on the Costa Del Sol will remain in place for at least 34 years.
Official report reveals that three Brits died on Christmas Eve because they could not swim.
British Family In Pool Tragedy Named.  A pastor from London died with two of his children in a swimming pool at a Costa Del Sol resort.
Where is Santa now? You can track his progress here!
The Yellow Alert in place for Thursday and Friday has now been increased to an Amber Alert.
The national weather agency are warning of heavy rain and flooding on Thursday.
A Swedish woman involved in a terrifying crash says she is happy to be alive.
Lorry driver pushes car driven by terrified woman for almost 2km before coming to a halt.
A Christmas tree in Estepona is believed to be the most expensive in the world.
Emergency services tracked and rescued a lost 25 year old who was climbing La Concha.
A 54 year old British tourist has died after falling into the water after a night out with friends.
The Hollywood star will switch on the Malaga Christmas lights this Friday.
A 38 year old man has been gunned down in Riviera Del Sol.
The national weather agency have placed the Costa Del Sol on amber alert for severe weather on Thursday and Friday.
Dog owners are being warned to be vigilant after sausages stuffed with nails, screws, and needles were discovered in Manilva.
People weighing more than 80kg will not be allowed to ride the famous donkeys next year.
Storm Cecilia will bring strong winds and high waves to the Costa Del Sol. 
The Mijas fire service have rescued a vulture from a rooftop in La Cala.
Malaga council have announced this year’s theme will be a winter forest with 730,000 lights.
Over the first half of 2019 speeding drivers have clocked up more tickets than anywhere else in Spain.
One million euros will be ploughed into the dilapidated bull ring as activists fear that bull fighting could return.
Construction on the one billion euro complex will finally begin next year.
More than two million travellers used the airport in September.
A firefighter has suffered serious injuries whilst tackling a blaze on Tuesday afternoon.
A Costa Del Sol town has introduced a policy of fining dog walkers who don’t wash away their dog’s urine.
The popular Christmas lights attraction is moving from Malaga to Liverpool this year.
A blaze which triggered a Level One Emergency in Casares has now been extinguished.
More people than ever before have visited Andalucia in August this year.
Two British men are facing 80 years in jail for blowing up cash machines in Andalucia.
Find out what to do if you’ve been stranded in Spain after the collapse of Thomas Cook.
A Yellow Alert is now in place for the Costa Del Sol as thunderstorms are forecast.
The weather centre of warning of thunderstorms and strong winds on Saturday.
UPDATE: Duncan Crozier-Shaw has been found, and is recovering with his family in Fuengirola.
Spain’s national weather agency has issued a yellow alert for heavy rain and strong winds.
Experts are describing the current levels as an environmental catastrophe.
Fires have been deliberately started in woodland areas frequented by gay people.
Police have arrested a woman on suspicion of deliberately starting three forest fires near Marbella.
One man has died from a gunshot wound as police are now searching for the killer.
Politicians have dismissed a proposal to improve the working conditions of donkeys in Mijas.
Campillos was battered by rain and a terrifying tornado which ripped up power lines and trees.
Spain’s national weather agency has placed the region on yellow alert for heavy rain.
The Mayor of Fuengirola has announced plans to extend the dog beach and improve it’s facilities.
British Teen Dies After Fuengirola Balcony Fall.  A 13 year old British holiday maker has died after falling from a 6th floor balcony on the Costa Del Sol. British Teen Dies After Fuengirola Balcony Fall A 13 year old British boy has died after falling from a 6th floor balcony at an apartment in Fuengirola.  The boy, ...
Emergency services are still battling a wildfire in Estepona which has caused 200 homes to be evacuated. A man has been arrested on suspicion of starting the blaze.
A 62 year old hiker has died whilst trying to reach the summit of La Concha near Marbella.
The council in Ronda have introduced fines to encourage dog owners to clean up after their pets.
The warning is in place for Wednesday when temperatures are expected to exceed 40c.
Police in Mijas are now handing out fines to people who don’t dispose of waste correctly.
The number of foreign tourists visiting Marbella this year has fallen, though the town is reporting record visitor numbers.
An ambitious €750 million project with backers including Rio Ferdinand is waiting for the green light from Mijas town hall.
The huge whale is thought to have been killed by a boat propeller. 
Beach users are being warned not to approach stingrays if they come close to the shore.
The Guardia Civil have announced that they will pursue and prosecute anyone involved in starting wild fires this summer.
The strike has been put on hold until Friday as work gets underway to clear over 200 tonnes of rubbish.
49 year old Leigh Anthony Gardiner is being held on suspicion of murder after a fatal stabbing at a Fuengirola pub.
A wildfire spread through the hills near El Higueron on Thursday evening.
A 53 year old Brit got into trouble in heavy seas and died at Playa Del Palmar.
The AP7 motorway will become free for all drivers by the end of the year, with all tolls on Spanish roads set to end by 2021.
Spanish police have seized 3000kgs of the drug which were being smuggled inside two vans.
Welshman Glyn Jones had been missing since the weekend.
A family are appealing for help to find their 83 year old relative who suffers from dementia.
Police have confirmed the death of a 51 year old British holiday maker.
Spain’s longest urban slide has been shut down after less than 24 hours.
3.2 million tourists visited the Costa Del Sol over the winter, making it the most successful winter season on record.
Severe bites have caused a dramatic increase in health insurance claims.
A horror crash which caused 11km tailbacks has prompted calls for changes to the Costa Del Sol coastal road.
English and Spanish children caught up in a potential tragedy as game goes horribly wrong.
British police are “extremely concerned” about Daniel and Liam Poole.
Temperatures will soar to 28c by the end of the week.
Pilots, airport ground staff, and train drivers are planning a national strike in Spain.
The driver suffered a heart attack at the wheel.
The 18 year old girl regained consciousness briefly, but has now slipped back into a coma.
The famous USS Willow paddle steamer in Benalmadena marina is sinking.
Costa Del Sol beaches are inaccessible today due to a blockade by protesters demanding the government scrap the new sand replenishment tax.
The weather warning in place for strong winds has been extended until Friday evening.
The national weather agency has issued a yellow weather warning which remains in place until Sunday.
The council are working on a package to secure British expat’s rights in Andalucia after Brexit.
The first phase of brightly painted rocks were ridiculed by residents and tourists.
A 55 year old British man is under arrest for the murder of his Spanish wife in Estepona.
A yellow weather warning remains in place today as strong winds continue to batter Andalucia.
A 9 year old girl has passed away after a severe reaction to an ice cream.
A woman and her daughter were found to be living with the pensioners’s corpse in Istan.
82.8 million foreign tourists visited Spain in 2018, the highest number ever recorded.
The standard speed limit on secondary roads has been reduced to 90kph.
Millionaire businessman Marco Yaqout was shot 12 times in front of his San Pedro mansion.
The local Municipal Elections will take place on May 26th of this year, here on the Costa del Sol.  If you are European Citizen, you are eligible to vote, but you must register first!  Regardless of the outcome of Brexit, you can still have say an important say in YOUR LOCAL ELECTIONS!
A no deal Brexit could mean expats have to take driving tests in Spain.
Spanish cabin crew working for the budget airline have planned three days of strikes.

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