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Size of British community in the province increases even after Brexit

On 1 January last year there were 56,019 Britons on town hall 'padrons' in Malaga province, (which includes the Costa del Sol) [...]

Cold snap continues with chance of snow at low levels on the Costa del Sol and across Malaga province

State weather agency Aemet has set the probability of rain on the coast at 90% from 12 noon to 6pm and, with the low temperatures, those drops could leave a… [...]

- Tony Bryant
Mijas shelter launches urgent appeal to help feed the 800 animals in its care

The ACE animal charity is currently looking after nearly 600 dogs and more than 200 cats and kittens [...]

- regina sotorrío
Malaga's entertainment offering levels up with OXO video game museum

The city's new gamer's paradise is a joint venture between the provincial authority and private investors [...]

- Vanessa Melgar / Tony Bryant
Ronda: an Iberian name with little meaning

The origin of the town's name lies in Arunda, an Iberian toponym given by the Romans that became Runda during Muslim rule [...]

Injured Malaga police officers rescued by helicopter after plunging 60 metres in the Sierra Nevada

The two experienced climbers were at an altitude of 3,000 metres in the Granada mountains when the accident happened [...]

- Jennie Rhodes
Costa Tropical town to have home for the elderly in March

The residence in Almuñécar will have supervised flats for 100 people as well as well as 60 places in the day centre [...]

Parish sacristan dies and priest is injured in suspected jihadi-inspired attack in Algeciras

A flatmate of the arrested man who attacked in two churches said he had been acting oddly recently and saying strange things about God and the devil [...]

- Ignacio Lillo
A journey back in time on Andalucía's railways

Some 60 rail enthusiasts from the UK are travelling around the main historical sites in Andalucía in the style of 1980s train travel [...]

- Melchor SÁiz-Pardo / Juan Cano
Sacristan dies and priest injured in suspected jihadist attack in Algeciras

The assailant, who has been arrested, stabbed the men, shouting "Allah akbar" [...]

- Chris King
Average price of electricity in Spain shoots back up on Monday, January 30

On Monday, January 30, the average price of electricity in Spain shoots back up by 103.42 per cent.   The average price of electricity for regulated rate customers linked to… [...]

- Peter McLaren-Kennedy
UPDATE: LNER offers free travel for holders of Flybe tickets

21:22 (January 29) – The London North Eastern Railway has said that anyone in possession of a Flybe ticket for a cancelled flight, will be provided with free travel. On… [...]

- Chris King
Fan slashes football coach during mass brawl following Gran Canarian league match

A mass brawl broke out after a Gran Canarian football league match during which a fan slashed one of the coaches with a knife.   The Inter-island Football Federation of… [...]

- Chris King
BREAKING: Legendary British television presenter ‘remains optimistic’ despite lung cancer diagnosis

Dame Esther Rantzen, the legendary British television presenterer confirmed her lung cancer diagnosis.   British television broadcasting legend, Dame Esther Rantzen, revealed today, Sunday, January 29, that she has been… [...]

- Chris King
Damning reports claim massive cover-up by China, US and UK over origins of coronavirus

Scientists in China, the US and the UK have been accused of deliberately covering up the origins of the coronavirus outbreak.   According to the authors of two UN reports… [...]