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Tiger mosquitos spreading on the Costa del Sol – Buzz Off !

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HUNDREDS of people have been bitten by tiger mosquitoes in Malaga City. Houses and urbanisations surrounding the Guadalhorce River have been plagued by the potentially deadly species of mosquito for some time but now the blood-sucking pest is spreading to areas further afield. Health centres in the city have treated hundreds of patients for bites […]

Ryanair to cancel hundreds of flights over the next 6 weeks

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Ryanair is cancelling up to 50 flights a day over the next six weeks to catch up with staff holiday entitlement. The decision enraged passengers who turned to Twitter to voice their anger at the cancellations and lack of notice or explanation. Customers described the cancellations as an “absolute disgrace” and “shocking”. According to Ryanair […]

Malaga region on orange alert as heavy rainfall and storms are predicted.

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SPAIN’S weather agency AEMET has issued an orange warning in Malaga for today. The whole province, including the Costa del Sol, is expected to see heavy downpours of rain and storms. The notice will be active from three in the morning until six in the afternoon. The Costa del Sol and Guadalhorce can expect to […]

Spain terror attacks – 13 killed and 100 injured in Barcelona

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A second terror attack has taken place in Cambrils, a coastal town around 120km from Barcelona. Six bystanders and one police officer were injured – two seriously – when they were reportedly deliberately hit by a car. Police officers then shot dead five suspects, some of whom were wearing what appeared to be explosive belts. […]

Beware – La Cala speed cameras back up and working

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BEWARE –  La Cala – The speed cameras are back up. One in El Faro area on the bridge and the other just past La Cala close to BP station on the above footbridge. Both cameras take photos of speeds in excess of 80kms but also the cameras time you in the distance between both […]

La Cala Feria 2017

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This years Feria in La Cala starts July 26 until Sunday July 30. Its a great few days and not to be missed.  

Spains first OsteoStrong centre to open in Marbella

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New OsteoStrong Centre to open in Elviria very soon. The OsteoStrong team have decided that Elviria is the perfect Location for them to open their very first centre in Spain as its very central serving both East and West Marbella. Their Moto is Working Smarter, Not Harder A 7-minute session once a week is all […]

Benalmadena to Fuengirola link project given green light

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TWO new projects linking the towns of Fuengirola and Benalmadena for walkers and cyclists are to go ahead at a cost of nearly €400,000. They are the latest phases of the Senda Litoral de Malaga, the pathway along the coast of the province from Manilva to Nerja which should be completed in 2019. A footbridge […]

La Cala’s Little Geraniums Steven Saunders in Channel 4 documentary

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La Cala – THE daughter of Little Geranium proprietor and chef Steven Saunders is to appear in a heart-warming documentary to be broadcast on the UK’s Channel 4. Serena Jordan (previously Saunders) took over the Sheene Mill, a picturesque wedding venue previously run by her parents, four years ago. The 17th century mill in Melbourn, […]

Snow has arrived in Mijas

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I woke up this morning to see SNOW has arrived here in Mijas, with light snow falling in Yunquera and Nerja as well as light hail in Malaga centre. Temperatures are set to go as low as three degrees in parts of the province and snow will fall in altitudes above 500 metres. Snow has […]

Rain Damage now expected to exceed €100 Million

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Rain Damaged caused by last weekend’s downpour is now expected to exceed €100 million, according to the Junta de Andalucia. So far, only nine municipalities have submitted their initial assessments of the destruction, with an estimated total cost of €38 million, €28.5 million of which has been claimed by Marbella alone. Some of the worst affected […]

Great Video La Cala in Time Lapse

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Press Play to see this fun Video of La Cala    

Beware of pick pocketing flower sellers on the street

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We have had a few reports of gypsy type looking women selling flowers in La Cala, they keep you talking and pick your pockets and handbags. there seems to be more than normal. Please beware and pass the message on. Take a photo of them if you get chance, we will publish.  

Spain put on Red Alert – Extreme weather predicted

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The weather site has issued a warning stating this week Spain will experience severe storms and extreme temperatures, soaring above 40 ° C. Many areas have been placed on high alert for strong storms with heavy hail falling in mountainous areas and high temperatures in the south possibly causing some spectacular thunderstorms. Following on from […]

New ITV / MOT Station coming to Mijas Costa

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Great news for car and motorbike owners living in the Mijas Costa area, the new ITV station, (MOT in English) will be opening this year in the Molino de Viento zone of Las Lagunas in Mijas Costa, that’s near the Mijas Water park. The 5,000 square meters plot for the ITV station was donated municipal council […]