Important investment in Almanzora road upgrades

Important investment in Almanzora road upgrades

BENEFITS: The works will improve road safety and communications, the provincial Development deputy said. CREDIT: Diputacion de Almeria THE Almeria provincial council has announced an investment of more than €750,000 on upgrades to different stretches of the Almanzora Valley highway network. Works like resurfacing and new signalling are set be carried out on sections of […]

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Showing off Pulpi’s tourist attractions

Showing off Pulpi’s tourist attractions

GOOD START: The day began with a guided tour of the geological phenomenon, the giant geode. CREDIT: Ayuntamiento De Pulpí Facebook @ayuntamientodepulpi PULPI council and the Isla de Terreros Tourism Association have been showing off the local attractions to representatives of tourist offices in the region. The aim of the so-called ‘Fam Trip’ was to […]

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Mayor condemns vandalism of council members’ cars

Mayor condemns vandalism of council members’ cars

DAMAGE: A corrosive liquid was splashed over the mayor’s and two councillors’ cars. CREDIT: Ayuntamiento de Carboneras THE Carboneras Mayor has condemned the latest in a series of acts of vandalism targeting local council members’ cars. A corrosive liquid was splashed over Jose Luis Amerigo Fernandez’s own vehicle and those of two other councillors. In […]

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Long-awaited Vera-Garrucha road widening project done

Long-awaited Vera-Garrucha road widening project done

OFFICIAL: The entire length of the road between Vera town and Garrucha is now two lanes CREDIT: Juanma Moreno Twitter @JuanMa_Moreno THE project to covert the road running between Vera town and Garrucha into a two-line highway is finally done and dusted. Junta de Andalucia President Juanma Moreno officially inaugurated the newly widened stretch of […]

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Costa Almeria health service round-the-clock for summer

Costa Almeria health service round-the-clock for summer

BATTLE WON: The Pulpit Mayor said his administration had been fighting for the 24-hour service since it came into office. CREDIT: Ayuntamiento De Pulpi Facebook @ayuntamientodepulpi THE San Juan de Los Terreros health centre is now operating a seven days a week, round-the-clock service for summer. Palpi council said the extension applied to both doctors […]

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Adra sea bed clean nets piles of waste – Costa de Almería

Adra sea bed clean nets piles of waste – Costa de Almería

HAUL: The divers retrieved plastics more than anything else. CREDIT: Ayuntamiento de Adra DIVERS removed some 100 kilos of waste from waters off the Adra coast on Saturday during what was the third marine bed clean-up in the area. The six divers netted plastics more than anything else from the sea in front of the […]

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Respect for the oceans on the Costa Almeria – Costa de Almería News Article

Respect for the oceans on the Costa Almeria – Costa de Almería News Article

MESSAGE: Adra council is putting out images on social media illustrating the problems stemming from sea pollution and the consequences for marine fauna. CREDIT: Ayuntamiento de Adra ADRA council is taking a stand on respecting the world’s oceans and marine life. Once again the local authority has joined the Blue Flag Med Week initiative promoted […]

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Costa Almeria expat-run charity FACE closes down after 17 years – Costa de Almería News Article

Costa Almeria expat-run charity FACE closes down after 17 years – Costa de Almería News Article

FUNDRAISING: FACE has donated nearly €150,000 to charities and organisations over the years. CREDIT: F.A.C.E. EXPAT-RUN charity Fundraising in Arboleas, Caring for Everyone, or FACE as is popularly known, has closed down 17 years after it was founded. FACE member Richard Tolman reported with “great sorrow” that it ceased to exist as a charity from […]

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