Wednesday, March 20, 2019

CAMPAIGN: Help quadruple amputee Sarah Almagro raise €200,000 for prosthetic limbs at Specsavers Marbella

LOOKING FORWARD: Sarah is an Instagram sensation, posting positive messages about her recovery A MARBELLAN surfer has tragically...

No show Connery

Actor Sean Connery was not present for his day in court

The morning Michelle Obama changed Marbella forever

Since the visit of Michelle Obama, the old town of Marbella has become a hive for some of Andalucia’s top dining… and some amazing shops to boot

Two Britons arrested for armed hold-up

They always return to the scene of the crime – Britons arrested at supermarket

Pensioner fightback in Spain

New demand to raise state pension by Spanish-based group

Guadalhorce Valley property in high demand

Property has got hot, hot, hot in the Guadalhorce Valley

Malaga Virgin

Sir Richard Branson is in a bidding war over the running of an exclusive 20million euro spa retreat in Malaga province

Antequera’s five million euro museum opens

Municipal museum has reopened again with 20 permanent galleries

Sierra Nevada National Park added to worldwide list of protected reserves

The Sierra Nevada National Park has been added to the International Union for Conservation of Nature list of protected reserves

Gibraltar man who punctured victim’s lung in violent brawl has attempted murder charge dropped

During the trial at Gibraltar Supreme Court, Duarte said he 'wasn’t too sure' if he had stabbed his victim, despite the man being hospitalised with a punctured lung

Mayors and Greenpeace unite in Spain to fight gas drilling 9km off Mijas coast

PSOE mayors join Greenpeace to publicise the risks of allowing oil giant Repsol to drill 9km off Mijas coast

La Linea mayor threatens to resign

Gemma Araujo is angry with the lack of grants being paid by central government

Estepona’s Atalaya Park hotel to receive €18 million makeover

The four-star hotel will become a Sol by Melia

More firefighters called to tackle Marbella forest fire

UPDATE: INFOCA say fire has been extinguished AN additional 11 firefighters have been called to tackle a blaze in Marbella. The forest fire on La Concha,...

Cambridge Weight Plan brings innovative new treatment to Spain for diabetes sufferers

It has become so successful in the UK that the NHS uses it as the first-port-of-call for diabetes treatment.

Marbella mayor unveils new street

The mayor of Marbella Angeles Munoz officially unveiled the Pasaje Paco Lorenzo

The Olive Press talks to Manilva mayor Mario Jimenez Rodriguez

What is the biggest draw to Manilva? I’m a big fan of the green spaces and the fantastic expanse of coastline, some 8 kms in...

Voodoo Curse Threat to Prostitutes

The leaders of a gang that brought Nigerian women to Spain and then forced them into prostitution by threatening them with voodoo curses, have been arrested

Cocaine-filled pineapples found on ship arriving in Algeciras

Guardia Civil officers had been tipped off about the arrival of large amounts of the drug from South America

British actor missing on Costa del Sol

John Leach, who once starred in El Dorado has not been seen since August 21

Cycling with the pros in Andalucia

Ashley and Claire Higgins’ business caters for all ranges of biking ability from their base in the picturesque village of Montecorto

Costa conman Toni Muldoon and scam gang jailed in UK

Muldoon was told by judge Rupert Overbury at Ipswich Crown Court that he was a "thoroughly dishonest, manipulative and mean individual"

Missing Amy Fitzpatrick’s stepdad to be charged over her brother’s death

Dave Mahon has been asked by the Gardai to return to Ireland to face a charge for the death of Dean Fitzpatrick

Over 50s Show back for fifth year

The show has gone from strength to strength since it started in 2006

Second ever international film festival coming to Marbella

Marbella actress and filmmaker Mari Cielo Pajare will present the awards