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Last week's high winds and waves caused worst damage to coastline in 22 years

MALAGA SUR

After balmy temperatures over Easter, an unsettled end to the week saw eight-metre-high waves and flooded beach bars and promenades

Waves reached heights of eight metres in Malaga. salvador salas

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Insider tips

“We love driving around Spain and visiting small villages. Have you any tips for when driving off the beaten track?”

Insider tips
A still from the film shows Myers and Fairbrass in Puerto Banús.
A still from the film shows Myers and Fairbrass in Puerto Banús. SUR

Gangland shooting in Marbella

malaga FRANCISCO GRIÑÁN

Filming for the third instalment of Rise of the Footsoldier, chronicling the story of notorious gangster Pat Tate, recently took place on the Costa

'Fast' Eddie Clarke, in Marbella, where he spends long periods of time and supports the local live music scene.
'Fast' Eddie Clarke, in Marbella, where he spends long periods of time and supports the local live music scene. josele-lanza

“There’ll always be a place for heavy metal”

MARBELLA Mónica Pérez

‘Fast’ Eddie Clarke, former guitarist with legendary British band Motorhead, talks at his Marbella home about the value of live music

The geek shall inherit the Earth

Peter Edgerton

Peter Edgerton

Their vision of the future is so narrow that it precludes any development that doesn’t hold as sacred the advancement of technology

Other Malagas

IGNACIO LILLO

People from all over the world have discovered this corner of the Mediterranean and want to become part of it

Risk assessment

the euro zone Mark Nayler

Mark Nayler

The IMF has hiked Spain’s projected GDP expansion for 2017 to 2.6%, up from 2.3% in January, but threats to its continuation still persist

Home thoughts from abroad

brit back polly rodger brown

While Easter has become the ‘new Christmas’ in the UK, Malaga keeps true to a traditional Semana Santa

The ‘Houston’ for dogs and cats

Laika, with her owner Tono
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CARLOTA EZQUIAGA

Pets from all over Spain are being taken by their owners to a veterinary clinic in Cordoba province for radiotherapy treatment which costs around 3,000 euros

Dutch residents will dress in orange in honour of their king.
Dutch residents will dress in orange in honour of their king. sur

King’s Day celebrations

torremolinos Tony Bryant

Dutch residents along the Costa del Sol will be celebrating the birth of King Willem-Alexander on 27 April

Return to form

The Eurozone Mark Nayler

Mark Nayler

Official statistics suggest that Spain’s economy is back to where it was in 2008, before the recession hit

Making a meal of it

Brexit View Mik Woolley