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Beach bars step up fight against plastic

Pilar Martínez

This year's 'Chiringuito Day' launched a number of new initiatives to help keep these popular establishments at the forefront of the sector

Villafaina (top row, third left) with beach bar employees donning the campaign T-shirt.
Villafaina (top row, third left) with beach bar employees donning the campaign T-shirt. sur

Surgeons on charity mission in Sierra Leone

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César Ramírez and Paco Gómez, from Malaga, have now taken part in seven campaigns in Africa and have operated on more than 1,000 people

José Miguel Morán, César Ramírez and Paco Gómez with local doctors and nurses.
José Miguel Morán, César Ramírez and Paco Gómez with local doctors and nurses. sur

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Complaints as new Rincón swimming pool opens for registration

E. C. / J. R. RINCÓN DE LA VICTORIA

It is hoped that the covered pool, which has been planned for a decade, will open in mid-September to coincide with the start of the new school year

Rincón de la Victoria residents queue outside the new pool.
Rincón de la Victoria residents queue outside the new pool. SUR

A Paralympian in the making

ENRIQUE MIRANDA MALAGA.

A Paralympian in the making
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Malaga shot putter Álvaro Jiménez broke the national record for his category (F-41) and is placed among the top five in Spain

Cruising through the air like Tom

LUCY NEWBY CAMPILLOS.

Cruising through the air like Tom
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Spain's first outdoor sky-diving simulator, first used by the Mission Impossible actor, launches in Campillos

Try something new, make a splash

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Try something new, make a splash
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Even if you’re a complete novice, now could be the perfect time to take up watersports, whether traditional and more modern

Let the treasure hunt begin...
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Let the treasure hunt begin...

MADDY HAY

No matter whether you’re a bargain hunter, a craft enthusiast, a vintage clothing fanatic or a history buff, there are countless discoveries to be made in the province of Malaga this summer

Pride and prejudice

Jennie Rhodes

Jennie Rhodes

It would be nice to think that the rest of society would embrace the idea of a gay royal, or better, simply not bat an eyelid

Food & drink

A ham marriage

ANDREW J. LINN

Some foods are acknowledged to have no suitable partner when it comes to 'maridaje', or pairing

10,000 maniacs

Peter Edgerton

Peter Edgerton

They say that a thousand hours' practice is all you need if you want to become expert at something. At first glance, at least, it makes sense...

THE EURO ZONE

Business as usual

Mark Nayler

Mark Nayler

The political uncertainty in Spain seems to be having only minimal economic effects so far

View of Calle Málaga and the new decorative sunshades. .
View of Calle Málaga and the new decorative sunshades. . F. T.

Hand-made shade comes to Alhaurín de la Torre

FERNANDO TORRES

A women's workshop of seven students and one teacher have made sunshades which will adorn the town centre all summer