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Fuengirola Dog Beach To Be Extended

The Mayor of Fuengirola has announced plans to extend the dog beach and improve it’s facilities.

British Teen Dies After Fuengirola Balcony Fall
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, ...
Estepona Fire Rages On As Man Is Arrested
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.
British Hiker Dies On Marbella Mountain
A 62 year old hiker has died whilst trying to reach the summit of La Concha near Marbella.


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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.
The Guardia Civil have sealed off a section of the beach after a corpse washed ashore.
On January 21st a total eclipse of the moon should be visible from the Costa Del Sol.
Flying conditions are good, and Santa’s flight plan has been given the green light. 
Donald Wright has been found safe with a family member in the UK.
The national weather agency are warning of gale force winds and rain on the Costa Del Sol. 
Donald Wright left Fuengirola on Monday and hasn’t been seen since.
Two people have been seriously injured in knife attacks in the town centre.
A British driver has warned of a new technique being used by gangs to rob motorists.
A 14 year old boy has died after falling 20 metres from a Puerto Banus shopping centre roof.
The national weather agency has placed the Costa Del Sol on an orange alert for Tuesday and Wednesday.
A man has been murdered in front of terrified staff in a Torremolinos restaurant.
A task force in Malaga has recovered the 2nd largest drugs haul of the year, worth over €360 million.
Insurance companies are estimating that the repair costs will exceed €30 million.
The Costa Del Sol will be hit by heavy rain, thunder storms, and strong winds.
The national weather agency are warning of heavy rain and strong winds on Thursday.
Bombs have been detonated in Benahavis and San Pedro near Marbella.
The national weather agency has announced that the severity of the weather warning is now at the orange level.
A yellow alert is place for heavy rain and strong winds on Tuesday.
Spain’s national weather agency is predicting a temperature rise this week.
An unnamed British man has been stabbed twice in the legs.
Volunteers have collected over 22,000 cigarette ends as part of World Clean Up Day.
39 year old Sean Hercules was shot dead by police at a hotel in Cancelada.
AEMET have issued the warning for heavy rain, strong winds, and thunder storms on Saturday.
An expat couple were gassed in their sleep and robbed at their home near Antequera.
42 year old Marie McManus has been found following an appeal from her family.
42 year old Marie McManus disappeared from Torremolinos in July.
Police found €16 million of drugs in a Marbella mansion.
The popular entertainer has passed away aged 75.
Cars abandoned on the A7 motorway as smoke and flames surround the carriageway.
German pilots are now joining the 24 hour strike which begins on Friday.
A search engine report has named Playa de La Malagueta the 5th most popular beach in Spain with Instagram users.
Colleagues of Captain Schrale are said to be “in shock” following his apparent suicide.
The girl was on a month long holiday with her family when then tragedy happened.
Friday’s blood moon will be clearly visible from southern Spain.
Information released by the fire service shows 130 firefighters and several water planes fought a blaze in Casares at the weekend.
The Irish Airline Pilots Association will call strikes on the 20th and 24th July 2018
The man was visiting the Selwo Marina when the animal attacked him.
Emergency services have been placed on alert as temperatures are set to exceed 35c this week.
The coastguard has rescued people from 10 small boats making the trip from Africa To Spain.
James Quinn is facing a 28 year sentence for his involvement in the murder of Irishman Gary Hutch in 2015.
French Air Traffic Controllers are striking again this weekend, causing delays and cancellations at Malaga airport.
Temperatures To Hit 30c On The Costa Del Sol.  After an unusually cool start to June, temperatures are set to rise this week as summer finally arrives. Temperatures To Hit 30c On The Costa Del Sol May and June have been unusually cool this year on the Costa Del Sol, with more rainfall and winds than normal.  ...
The Hollywood A-Lister is shooting scenes for the new Terminator film here.
A British mum was reduced to tears by an official who refused to believe that her mixed race son is hers.
Experts are warning of increased numbers and more frequent home invasions.
Uber have finally launched their service between Marbella and Malaga with a fleet of 200 cars.
Ryanair cabin crew are threatening to strike at the height of the busy summer travel season.
A 44 year old woman has been arrested for fraud and car theft after tourists were conned out of thousands of Euros.
Roads were closed and bomb disposal experts called in after an anonymous call warned of a bomb inside a bank
€17.7 million worth of drugs have been seized by police during raids in southern Spain
A British triathlete has passed away after suffering a heart attack during the Ironman event.
The former Eastenders star was arrested at Malaga airport for a driving offence in Spain.
Pressure is being put on the Junta De Andalucia to redevelop the site where the BBC TV show Eldorado was filmed.

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