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Current News Headlines

Ryanair Pilots Announce Strike Dates Which Could Affect Malaga Flights

The Irish Airline Pilots Association will call strikes on the 20th and 24th July 2018

British Tourist Attacked By Monkey In Benalmadena
The man was visiting the Selwo Marina when the animal attacked him.
Fire Risk Increases As Costa Del Sol Temperatures Rise
Emergency services have been placed on alert as temperatures are set to exceed 35c this week.
388 Migrants Rescued From Sea In Southern Spain
The coastguard has rescued people from 10 small boats making the trip from Africa To Spain.


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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.
Animal rights campaigners are celebrating as Estepona town hall bans euthanasia in healthy animals at rescue centres.
A batch of contaminated mussels has caused an outbreak of the winter vomiting bug.
The Costa Del Sol is braced for strong winds and heavy rain on the 12th April.
27 year old Dean Evans has been living under a false identity for 15 months.
Yellow warning alerts are in place for the Costa Del Sol.
Symphony Of The Seas is five times bigger than the Titanic.
3000 people are now thought to work for crime bosses in the town, as Spain steps up it’s security measures.
AEMET have issued an orange warning.
Hundreds of potentially deadly jellyfish have washed up on beaches around Marbella and Malaga
A Seat flipped over an embankment and was in danger of falling onto the busy A7 below.
Weather warnings are in place this week as strong winds, heavy rain, and thunderstorms are forecast.
Police in Torremolinos tracked down the attacker after he took selfies on the phone he stole from his victim.
The King and Queen of Spain have visited Malaga to present awards.
Temperatures could plummet to -2c in parts of Andalucia this week.
The coast has been battered by strong winds and rain for two days. AEMET are saying the worst is yet to come.
The Harry Potter favourite has been filming scenes for the second series of “Snatch”.
Guardia Civil are carrying out extra vehicle checks causing long queues of traffic trying to exit the rock.
A quake measuring 3.4 on the Richter scale hit just off the coast of Benalmadena this morning.
The President of the Junta De Andalucia has said the tax will not be introduced here.
A formal identification has not yet taken place, but the body was discovered close to where police were looking for missing mum Rebecca Muldoon.
35 year old Rebecca Muldoon went missing on the 2nd January, leaving behind two children.  Police are appealing for information.
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 years AP7 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
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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

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