Malaga, Spain - Hundreds Join in Worldwide Protests This Sunday
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Malaga, Spain – Hundreds Join in Worldwide Protests This Sunday

The ‘Black Lives Matter’ movement has finally hit the Costa del Sol as hundreds turn up to protest. The activism is in relation to the killing of black American George Floyd in the US last week which has sparked violent protests with authorities in cities cross the globe. The first week after the death of […]

Spain: Vomit in Street and fist fights, used tissues thrown on floor - Welcome to Malaga's phase one
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Spain: Vomit in Street and fist fights, used tissues thrown on floor – Welcome to Malaga’s phase one

Shocking images have revealed how ‘dozens’ of people became involved in a mass brawl, which left a man ‘wounded’ on the ground. Witnesses also saw people vomiting in the street and also urinating. The incidents occured in Malaga’s Paseo de Pedregalejo near Playa de las Acacias in Malaga’s east side last night, as most of […]

Spain's Costa del Sol bars and restaurants face fines hours after reopening from lockdown for rule breaks
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Spain’s Costa del Sol bars and restaurants face fines hours after reopening from lockdown for rule breaks

Hundreds of warnings have been introduced to establishment owners across the region just hours after they were reopened. In Malaga, authorities have confirmed they have issued a staggering 296 warnings including some fines to bar and restaurant owners for breach of social orders. These include breaking the 2 metre rule and for allowing customers to […]

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Breaking news – Costa del Sol and Granada officially now phase 1 of lockdown

Malaga and Granada are now into phase 1 of lockdown as of Monday, breaking three months of tight restrictions. The Minister of Health, Salvador Illa,  held a press conference earlier to break the news and to list which other provinces and cities join Spanish regions already in phase one. Valencia, as reported by RTN earlier, […]

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Malaga Hotels may not recover from lock-down losses

Malaga: Luis Callejon Sune, president of the Association of Hotel Entrepreneurs of the Costa del Sol, believes that up to 25% of hotels in the area may not survive this Coronavirus epidemic lockdown. Tourism plays an integral part of the hospitality industry, and everyone has been affected by this situation. Jet2 may resume flights to […]

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Woman makes false rape claims in bid to hide affair with next-door neighbour

A WOMAN who allegedly feigned her own kidnapping and multiple rape, to cover up an affair, has been arrested in Malaga. After a five month investigation, police reportedly discovered her claims were ‘a hoax’ to hide a relationship she was having with her neighbour. According to reports, the detained told officers in June that she had […]

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WHEELY GOOD IDEA: Costa del Sol cleaners saddle up with flashy new tricycles

FUENGIROLA Council this week unveiled a fleet of 20 electric tricycles to enhance the effectiveness and speed of the street cleaning service. The new vehicles with pedals incorporate a small 120 litre mini container, which will replace the traditional sweep car currently in use. Workers have received necessary training to use the vehicles and are […]

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FLYING HIGH: Airline to hold three recruitment days in southern Spain

INTERNATIONAL airline Emirates, based in Dubai, is holding three ‘open days’ in Malaga, Marbella and Sevilla to search for potential new crew members. Malaga will host its recruitment day on November 26 at the Hilton Garden Hotel, Marbella will hold its own on November 28 at the Melia Marbella Banus Hotel, and Sevilla will have […]

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Birthday break ends in tragedy on the Costa del Sol

THE husband of an Irish business woman who died suddenly while celebrating her 70th birthday in Malaga, has described her as his ‘soul mate for a lifetime’. Freda and Bryan Wilson, director and manager of building and civil engineering firm GF Wilson, in County Tyrone, had been in Spain just two days when she suffered […]

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‘Healer’ accused of abusing patients on the Costa del Sol

A FUGITIVE wanted for more than 20 sexual abuse offences in a number of countries has been arrested in Malaga. The 58 year-old Armenian allegedly posed as a healer in order to assault his victims, creating a psychological dependence and taking advantage of the women who sought his help, according to a National Police source. […]

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Eco rally against proposed ship anchorage off south coast of Spain

A GROUP of environmentalists formed a human chain in San Roque in protest against a proposed ship anchorage in the Alboran Sea. The Verdemar-Ecologists in Action group claimed the site, where ships will be able to drop anchor if it is built, would damage the environment and put tourism at risk. The protest began at […]

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Dementia sufferer held in prison awaiting outcome of partner’s death probe

A COIN court has ruled an 89-year-old dementia sufferer be remanded in custody in connection with the death of his 84-year-old partner at a Malaga Province care home. The judge overseeing the probe said the man should be held in a psychiatric facility but could be jailed if none was available. He has since been […]