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Current News Headlines

No Tourist Tax In Andalucia

The President of the Junta De Andalucia has said the tax will not be introduced here.

Body Washed Up In Marbella Could Be Missing Expat Mum
A formal identification has not yet taken place, but the body was discovered close to where police were looking for missing mum Rebecca Muldoon.
Expat Mum Missing From Marbella
35 year old Rebecca Muldoon went missing on the 2nd January, leaving behind two children.  Police are appealing for information.
Three Year Old Killed By British Driver
A three year old boy in San Pedro has died after being hit a car being driven by a British tourist.


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A three year old boy in San Pedro has died after being hit a car being driven by a British tourist.
AP7 Charges Increase.  The tolls on Andalucia’s main road have increased for the first time in three yearsAP7 Charges Increase The main toll road which runs along the Costa Del Sol now costs more for motorists to use.  The price increase is the first in three years.  The price has risen by 1.91% and the increase ...
Police have arrested a man and a woman who were offering hugs whilst stealing personal items from their victims
Local politicians have met with road safety experts at the scene of a fatal crash near La Cala.
Pets will be recognised as “beings” and not “objects”.
Police are hunting for a British woman on the Costa Del Sol who is believed to have conned holiday makers out of thousands of euros.
An articulated lorry has crashed through the safety barriers on the A7 and come to rest on the beach close to La Cala
Police in Algeciras have seized 6 tonnes of cocaine.
Emergency helicopters saved two people from the water, three died, and one man in missing.
Taxi drivers across Spain will take part in a 24 hour strike which will affect services at Malaga airport and Costa Del Sol train stations
Spanish police are questioning a 64 year old British man who teaches English at a school in Estepona
A parasite riddled baby dolphin has been rescued from a local beach.
One of Europe’s most wanted fraudsters has been caught on here on the Costa Del Sol
Las Palmeras was hit during the violent storms on Friday night.
The owners of Santorini are appealing for witnesses as police investigate possible arson attack
Genius season two is a ten part show about Picasso, starring Antonio Banderas
The budget airline have now postponed the introduction of new rules until the the 15th January 2018.
Dog owners have until the end of December to provide a DNA sample.
The 41 year old expat is accused of robbing a hotel dressed as a storm trooper from Star Wars.
30 litres of rain per square metre fell overnight in parts of the Costa Del Sol
A yellow weather warning is in place for Wednesday and Thursday
Police intercepted the transport which was heading from Marbella to London.
French air traffic controllers are striking again. This is expected to cause cancellations and delays at Malaga airport.
15 dogs have been poisoned in La Campana, police have sealed off a public park and are investigating
The weather centre is warning of a sudden surge in temperatures, with highs of 35c
The Hollywood star is going to redevelop the Alameda Theatre in Malaga.
Travellers flying from Malaga airport with bankrupt airline Monarch should not attend the airport without confirmation of replacement flights
The musical fundraiser organised by the Cudeca Goldies has been a huge success
The Cudeca Goldies staged two nights of live music at the Benalmadena Auditorium. See pictures and video here.
A Spanish TV company has offered a €9000 reward for the return of a specific note
More Delays Expected At Malaga Airport as French air traffic controllers announce more strike dates
The DGT have installed the first batch of cameras which scan for drivers not wearing seatbelts in the Malaga area
Delays and cancellations are expected on the 12th September due to strikes in France
Workers in the CCOO union have voted to strike across Spain on the 29th of September 2017
Only one piece of luggage can be taken into the cabin from the 1st of November
Progress has been made in meetings between union leaders and the bosses at Aena
Spanish police are investigating claims by a British tourist that she was raped by a taxi driver as she tried to return to her hotel on Sunday morning
AEMET have issued an orange weather alert
Police will be using propeller backpacks to fly at heights between 150 and 300 meters
Labour unions have announced dates for planned 24 hour strike action
Yesterday a car fire triggered a forest blaze near Benalmadena. Fire fighters declared it completely extinguished at 9am today
Raging fires have broken out near El Higueron, fire engines and helicopters are tackling the blaze
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

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