Friday, 20 October, 2017

Tag: Malaga

A 50-YEAR-OLD woman has been caught trying to smuggle FIFTY ONE balloons of cocaine into Malaga airport.  According to police, the woman, from Brazil, had amazingly hidden the balloons INSIDE her body. The arrest comes as...
video

THIS is the moment police believe a British expat robbed a Costa del Sol hotel donning a Star Wars Stormtrooper mask. A 41-year-old Brit has been arrested by the Guardia Civil in Mijas for suspected...

THERE will be no more rain on the Costa del Sol this week, according to weather agency AEMET.  After two days of thunder and storms, the yellow weather alert has been called off and clouds...

A NEW study by the Spanish tax authority has revealed the richest towns in Malaga and the whole of Spain. In Malaga,  Benahavís, Rincón de la Victoria, Malaga capital, Marbella and Alhaurín de la Torre...

ROADS across Malaga city have become flooded following heavy rainfall and storms overnight and today.  https://twitter.com/pandilerino/status/920559664638590976   Videos shared on Twitter show cars driving through deep bodies of water throughout the provincial capital. https://twitter.com/CokeAranda/status/920588191354294273 It comes after Malaga province...

A HUGE designer outlet shopping mall is coming to Malaga. It comes after developer McarthurGlen won a building permit from the town hall to build a new 30,000 square meter centre. The outlet mall will have...

IT was a heartfelt plea from Down Under to help find a trace of her vanished father. Now, after Gina Harris, 61, made an appeal to Olive Press readers a month ago, she made the...

GREAT Britain's Junior Padel team have arrived for the world championships in Malaga. The XI World Junior Padel Championships began with an opening ceremony on Sunday at the El Candado Club in the east of...

CERVEZAS San Miguel has shocked Catalunya by announcing they have moved their headquarters from Barcelona to Malaga in response to the independence referendum. The company has had a brewery in Malaga in 1966 - but...

FEARS are growing for a British mother who missed her flight home from the Costa del Sol last week. Linda Campbell, 56, has not been heard from since 8am on Saturday morning. Campbell, from the Scottish...

A SET of ultra-modern homes which run entirely on solar power are under construction in Estepona. Sunhouse 360 has designed four different houses which rotate, either counterclockwise or clockwise, every 15 minutes to maximise the...

A SUSPECTED serial paedophile has been arrested in Marbella. The 22-year-old is accused of sexually abusing at least four children while working as a volunteer for a charity. While acting as a teacher for kids who...

A BRITISH father-of-two needs a new heart after falling ill from Legionnaire's disease while holidaying on the Costa del Sol. Christopher Rasor contracted a potentially lethal type of pneumonia, caused by Legionella’s disease - with his...

MORE than five tonnes of marijuana have been seized by the Guardia Civil in a huge Costa del Sol drug bust.  Operation CARISMA saw 28 people arrested from an international crime gang dedicated to selling...

THE actor Antonio Banderas has been given the green light to establish his long-sought after theatre project. The Alameda Theatre in Malaga is set to be the venue after Banderas reached an agreement with owners...

In a timely return to his food column, chef Steven Saunders - who's cooked for the Beckhams, Naomi Campbell and the Queen - recalls setting alight a fish-smoking fridge during an infamous master class YEARS...

OVER six hundred Malagueñans gathered in a last minute show of fervent Spanish unity ahead of the Catalonian referendum on Sunday. The gathering was organised under the slogan of #EspanaSaleALaCalle or Spain Goes to the...

IT has been a positive month for the drinks industry in Malaga. Despite a serious drought this year, the key wine producing areas have held up fairly well. In Ronda, fears of a 50% drop in...

SHE'S pulled it off... a Malaga lass has been named the Best barmaid in Andalucia. Philosophy student Desiree Carrera, 26, saw off competition from 20 finalists from around the region at the Estrella Galicia Championships...

BUDGET airline Ryanair could be set to pay out up to £60 million in compensation to holidaymakers over upcoming cancelled flights. The Dublin-based airline has been forced to axe 2,024 flights from September 18 to...

A BRITISH businessman has been forced to lay off 50 staff after he had his music licence suspended. The owner of Sisu hotel - which was controversially firebombed earlier this year - slammed Marbella town...

TALKS aimed at ending planned airport strikes across Spain are set to continue next week. It comes after negotiations to bring an end to the saga continued yesterday. Trade unions UGT, CC.OO and USO had been...

Sheeba saw an advert for the villa, El Caprichio, on a Facebook group and made a last minute booking for a seven-night stay

MARBELLA town hall has announced plans to declare Starlite as a 'festival of municipal interest'. It is also planning to ask the Junta to extend the occupation at the old quarry of Nagüeles  for...

NEW Marbella mayor Angeles Muñoz has increased the salaries of 15 councillors from the Partido Popular-Opcion Sampedreña coalition by 19.23%. Nine of the councillors, including OSP leaders Rafael Piña and Manuel Osorio, have seen their...

DOZENS of expats have been left without water in stifling conditions for almost a MONTH. The residents in Colmenar, in the Axarquia, have been forced to stock up on water bottles or fork out thousands...

STAY CONNECTED WITH THE OLIVE PRESS

12,855FansLike
7,568Subscribers+1
6,185FollowersFollow

LATEST NEWS FROM THE OLIVE PRESS

Show Buttons
Hide Buttons