Two bars and a bakery; that is what Atajate has to offer in the form of commerce. The school has 11 pupils, all in the same class. The teachers are shared with two other villages, Benadalid and Benalauría. There is no secondary school; those pupils h
An agreement between Mijas and Fuengirola councils means that work on 300 metres of Calle Unión, on the border between the two municipalities, can start. The street is the dividing line between Las Lagunas, Mijas, and Fuengirola. The work, which
The ongoing restoration of the large, historic bullring in the centre of Malaga has thrown up a welcome surprise. Workers have realised that the familiar white exterior stucco, added some time after the bullring was built, is easily removable to re
Summer storms caused a number of problems on the Costa del Sol and inland on Monday morning. The unusual weather, more typical of autumn than summer, is due to what is referred to in Spain as a 'Dana', a pocket of cold air trapped at high altitude.
Malaga CF's winning streak came to an end on Friday when the side came away from Elche with a two-nil defeat. The visitors, defending their place at the top of the table, only seemed comfortable at the start of the game, as Elche gradually gained c
"My father never imagined there would be a museum bearing his name in Malaga, but he would be very proud"
Anne Paloma Ruiz-Picasso Gilot, (born 19 April 1949 in Vallauris, France) has been designing jewellery for much of her life; she began with Yves Saint Laurent, although now she does so exclusively for Tiffany & Co. It is this artistic side which also
When Finland won six medals in the Olympic Games in Montreal and Lasse Artturi Viren became, in 1976, the first athlete in history to win the 5,000 and 10,000 metres on flat ground in two consecutive Olympics (he had won two gold medals in Munich in
The first things you see when he shakes your hand and looks at you are two scars, about six centimetres long, running vertically down each side of his head. Salvador Cabañas (born in Asunción, Paraguay, on 5 August 1980), had everything when he was 2
Hot on the heels of the opening of Japanese restaurant Nobu in Marbella’s Puente Romano Hotel last week, bosses have been explaining their plans to open a Nobu hotel there next year. The exclusive restaurants of Japanese chef Nobu Matsuhisa are wel
Violence on the Costa continues with two targeted explosions in one night as part of suspected score-settling
Investigations are ongoing into two attacks using explosive devices which took place in the early hours of last Wednesday morning, the latest in a string of incidents on the Costa del Sol thought to be part of revenge attacks between rival criminal g