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TONIGHT: Meteors galore as Moon enters darkest phase.

As RTN reported earlier this week, the Perseid meteor shower reaches its highest point during this week.  However, tonight (Sunday August 12) will provide your best chance of catching an unforgettable glimpse of the shooting stars. The shower is a thrilling spectacle and people all...

Unmissable beach festival returning to the Costa del Sol

BEACH party time is here again and where better to celebrate four days of non-stop party grooves than the Los Alamos Beach Festival between Wednesday August 1 and Sunday August 5 at the Fairground in Estepona. Now in its fourth year and a change...

Longest lunar eclipse is in the air

THE longest total lunar eclipse of the century will take place tonight (Friday), and Europe, including Spain, is in prime position to admire the spectacle. A lunar eclipse occurs when the moon passes completely behind Earth and into its shadow. It happens when the sun, the...

Valli Seasons tour update

IT takes considerable time to arrange even a short overseas tour with the need to find venues and promote the events. But to then discover that due to no fault of your own but a double booking caused by an employee of one of your...

For the love of cats and dogs

ENJOY a superb Valentine’s night and help save the lives of abandoned cats and dogs. The Triple A animal charity in Marbella, has teamed up with Conrad’s Il Ristorante to offer a three-course dinner. It includes a welcome glass of cava, as well as wine,...

Sidecars take to the road

MADRID rock band Sidecars who have been performing for 11 years are embarking on a 21 date tour which sees them appearing in Malaga City. The gig will take place at the Sala La Trinchera on Friday, February 2 with tickets costing €20 plus booking...

Fuengirola will rock to the sound of Johnny G

FOR those who enjoy music from the 50s, 60s and 70s there is a Big Weekend at the Salon Varietes in Fuengirola. Popular entertainer Johnny G will be performing three different shows on three consecutive nights following of the success of the Big Weekend last...

Popular local singer has two shows in Benalmadena

Popular local singer has two shows in Benalmadena
THE ever popular Welsh local performer who thinks he’s Italian Ricky Lavazza is performing this Saturday and Sunday in Benalmadena. (30-31st Dec 2017) Both shows are at the Moonlight Club at the Sunset Beach Club and see Ricky performing with two different shows. On Saturday, its...

Fifth outbreak of Xylella fastidiosa confirmed on the Costa Blanca

Fifth outbreak of Xylella fastidiosa confirmed
THE MINISTRY of Agriculture has confirmed a new case of Xylella fastidiosa on the Costa Blanca, affecting 20 plots in the Alicante Province. The disease has been found to have infected almond trees in Altea, Benissa, Callosa d'En Sarria, Gata, Jalon, Lliber and Parcent. In September,...

Light night in Malaga

Light night
TWO busloads of members and supporters from the Royal British Legion Mollina Branch set off in the pouring rain to visit the festive lights in Malaga. However, by the time they reached Malaga the temperature was 20 degrees. After sitting outdoors eating and drinking alfresco,...

What a Marbella classic!

What a classic
CAR club Christmas bash a roaring success The classic car club of Andalucia celebrated its Christmas party at La Sala in Marbella. A wonderful night was had by all as 90 people donned black ties or posh frocks for the event. The revellers enjoyed some superb traditional...

Kiev Ballet presents Swan Lake

Kiev Ballet presents Swan Lake
TICKETS are still available to see Kiev Ballet perform Swan Lake at The Estepona Auditorium on Wednesday January 3. A romantic setting, magnificent choreography and an unforgettable fairy-tale story of doomed love combine to make Swan Lake the ultimate classical ballet, acclaimed by audiences worldwide. At...

A brotherhood not a cult

A brotherhood not a cult
DURING the Civil War, Spaniards who were discovered to be Freemasons were executed and Freemasonry was officially illegal here from 1939 until 1979. British visitors and settlers in Andalucia in particular who had been masons in the UK hankered after the fellowship and brotherhood and...

Bing Fuengirola for Christmas and the New Year

Bing Fuengirola for Xmas and the New Year
BING the Asian Fusion Bar and Restaurant in Fuengirola offers a delectable range of oriental cuisine which samples the best of Thailand and China. At this restaurant and bar, the food is not only outstanding, but top quality, a feature that has allowed it to...

A brotherhood not a cult

A brotherhood not a cult
DURING the Civil War, Spaniards who were discovered to be Freemasons were executed and Freemasonry was officially illegal here from 1939 until 1979. British visitors and settlers in Andalucia in particular who had been masons in the UK hankered after the fellowship and brotherhood and...

New Year fundraiser for Prostate Cancer

New Year fundraiser for Prostate Cancer
THE Second Annual Blue Dinner is to be held at the El Olivo restaurant also in La Cala on Friday January 5 at 7.30pm to raise funds for Positively Blue which arranges to test men for Prostate Cancer. Tickets cost is €50 per person and...

Charity helps detect Breast and Prostate Cancer

Charity helps detect6 Breast and Prostate Cancer
ONCE again, there will be an Artisan Christmas Fayre at El Oceano Hotel in La Cala de Mijas in support of the Positively Pink charity. Stalls which cost €20 for local businesses will be open from 10am in the Veranda Restaurant on Saturday December 2...

Christmas Classical Concerts

Christmas Classical Concerts
THE Choir and Orchestra Collegium Musicum Costa Del Sol under the direction of Annemarie Philipps invites all music lovers to their annual Christmas Concerts They are presenting a special Christmas programme which includes Handel’s Harp Concerto, music by Fauré, Telemann, Humperdinck and Britten and various...

Marbella Awards 2017

Marbella Awards 2017
THE Winners of the Marbella Awards 2017 were revealed during a star-studded awards gala on Saturday November 18th at the Puente Romano. The awards, voted for by the public, were hosted by Hollywood actor Dolph Lundgren who flew in from filming Aquaman alongside Nicole Kidman...

Eric Knowles a master of antiques visits Fuengirola

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THE much respected Eric Knowles will once again be travelling to Fuengirola to advise visitors to the Over 50s show as to the value or otherwise of their antiques. Always looking cheerful on TV, this ‘lad from Lancashire’ became interested in antiques at an early...

Rock Chick finds her Voice in Spain

Rock Chick finds her Voice in Spain
FOR more than 20 years, singer and actor Tina Hall who admits to being 45 has been living in and loving Spain and now she’s appearing before millions in La Voz (The Voice) Spain. She’s no stranger to TV as she spent seven years appearing...

Heal your heart

Heal your heart
CORK-BASED band The Grunts are returning to the Costa del Sol this December to present their new album, Heal your Heart. The band, who are playing in Malaga on December 7 and 8, explained they released their new record, “in response to the relentless destruction...

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All change for euro notes in Spain

THE European Central Bank (ECB) has unveiled the new €100 and €200 banknotes, which will enter into circulation on May 28, 2019. After the...

Celebrity Chef Steve Saunder’s hosts dream wedding do

THIS WEEK Celebrity Chef from Ready Steady Cook & Master Chef Steven Saunders, proprietor of The Little Geranium in La Cala asks Michele to...

New proposal to scrap the inheritance tax in Spain

SPAIN’S centre-right party Ciudadanos (C’s) has announced proposals for a zero rate of inheritance tax.  They have asked the PSOE Government to scrap the...

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All change for euro notes in Spain

THE European Central Bank (ECB) has unveiled the new €100 and €200 banknotes, which will enter into circulation on May 28, 2019. After the...

Celebrity Chef Steve Saunder’s hosts dream wedding do

THIS WEEK Celebrity Chef from Ready Steady Cook & Master Chef Steven Saunders, proprietor of The Little Geranium in La Cala asks Michele to...

New proposal to scrap the inheritance tax in Spain

SPAIN’S centre-right party Ciudadanos (C’s) has announced proposals for a zero rate of inheritance tax.  They have asked the PSOE Government to scrap the...

Costa del Sol celebrations of the 100th Anniversary of the RAF

MEMBERS of the RAF Association Costa del Sol Branch, together with family and friends, gathered at the Tamisa Golf Hotel to celebrate the 100th Anniversary...

New Lions Club for the Costa del Sol

AN English-speaking Lions International club has now been formed in Marbella. Founded 101 years ago, the international organisation operates in 200 countries worldwide, boasting 46,000...

Jellyfish are stinging tourism on the Costa del Sol

OWNERS of beach-based attractions are counting their losses this summer after plagues of jellyfish disrupted business. As well as being an annoyance and risk to...

Safe spaces for children fill up on the Costa del Sol

A TOTAL of 842 children in ‘conflict’ situations were cared for at Family Encounter Points (PEF) in the city and region of Malaga city...

Fake jobs scam exposed in southern Spain

A FATHER and son have been arrested for selling false jobs in the docks which never materialised. The National Police of Algeciras claims to have...

Three arrested in Costa del Sol murder swoop

THE GUARDIA CIVIL has arrested three hit-men who allegedly shot dead a 46 year-old man in Mijas, and seriously wounded his girlfriend. The incident took...

Migrant death toll rises in Spain

ALMOST three times the number of people died trying to reach Spain during the first half of 2018, with 318 deaths recorded. Between January and...