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Who set fire to the Sierra Bermeja?
ÑITO SALAS

Who set fire to the Sierra Bermeja?

Investigators are working to find the answer, and studying previous incidents in the area, such as those of May and July, where marijuana plantations were cited as possible culprits

First big-name concert for Starlite 2022 confirmed

J. DUEÑAS

The Italian opera singer, Andrea Bocelli, said he is 'excited' to return to the Marbella venue on 15 August next year

Andrea Bocelli during another of his concerts at the Starlite Festival.
Andrea Bocelli during another of his concerts at the Starlite Festival. SUR
A brief history of cricket in Spain
ECN

A brief history of cricket in Spain

Laurence Crumbie

One of Cricket España's long-term aims has been to secure the sport federation status, which would entail governmental funding for the 80+ clubs throughout Spain

The place that Esperanza Gómez-Carrera calls home

Gómez-Carrera, at the opening of her exhibition.
Gómez-Carrera, at the opening of her exhibition. MARCOS ÁLVAREZ

Cristina Pinto

Seven years after her last show, the Malaga artist and London resident has a new exhibition in her home city, designed for La Casa Amarilla

Bar El Niño in Calle Campos presents cosy, rustic-style decoration and a truly Andalusian atmosphere.
Bar El Niño in Calle Campos presents cosy, rustic-style decoration and a truly Andalusian atmosphere. SUR

Timeworn tradition in a mountainside village

TONY BRYANT

Mijas boasts some of the most picturesque bodegas offering typical wines and gastronomy

THE EURO ZONE

Double-jabbed

MARK NAYLER

Spain's tax authorities are going to extraordinary lengths in their investigations into the finances of emeritus king Juan Carlos

THE MUSIC MAKER

Forever wrong

PETER EDGERTON WWW.E-PETER.COM

All of the most successful business people I've ever met have had two things in common: they worked very hard and they were lucky to a greater or lesser extent

A world without restaurant awards

ANDREW J. LINN

The silence from several famous restaurant guides that used to be household names has been deafening of late

THE MUSIC MAKER

Food forethought

Peter Edgerton

Peter Edgerton

Just when we thought the world of gastronomy couldn't get any more absurdly self-indulgent, somebody somewhere has come up with a beauty

Image of the inauguration of the newly renovated link to Cancelada.
Image of the inauguration of the newly renovated link to Cancelada. SUR

Cancelada traffic link in Estepona is fully reopen

JOSÉ MARÍA MARTÍN

The government delegate in Andalucía presided over the opening ceremony after the infrastructure repair works, which were finished early

From the Malaga Palacio hotel.  The scene was set in Brisbane.
From the Malaga Palacio hotel. The scene was set in Brisbane. SUR

Hollywood sets many of its scenes in Malaga province

REGINA SOTORRÍO

The International Location Managers Guild has nominated Malaga’s Tate Aráez for its version of the Oscars, for the outside shots in Warrior Nun and The Crown

A cooler alternative in Portugal

A natural pool.
A.M.S.

ALEKK M. SAANDERS

Serra da Estrela Natural Park. Within a few hours of the Costa del Sol you can enjoy much lower summer temperatures and even low-priced accommodation and food in a mountain range with authentic and calming village life

THE BIGGER PICTURE

'Nothing is as permanent as a temporary government spending programme'

JEREMY BLATCH - jb@ehh.gi

The gold price moves on fear and uncertainty, and since the financial crash of 2009, central banks around the world have been aggressive buyers of gold

THE MUSIC MAKER

Watts not to like

PETER EDGERTON WWW.E-PETER.COM

If you want a quintessential example of what made Charlie Watts an extraordinarily fine drummer, you only have to listen to the opening bars of Beast Of Burden