Marbella showed its charitable side again as it hosted the 37th Gala Dinner of the Spanish Association Against Cancer (AECC) at Finca La Concepción. The mayor, Ángeles Muñoz, highlighted the tremendous work of the AECC and underlined the “close collaboration” with the Marbella Town Hall, including new offices and the
Andalucia Lab, Marbella’s pioneering centre for innovation in tourism and business, has announced that it will be running 126 training courses in 2016 which will help 1,800 professionals. These free training courses are created to meet the real needs of professionals working in Andalucia, focusing on the four key themes of
Marbella’s melting pot of nationalities are getting together to make their views known in the first United Nations of Marbella seminar next month. Hosted by Nicole King and TV programme Marbella Now, the summit takes place on Tuesday, April 5 at Laude International College in San Pedro. The aim of
Easter celebrations in Marbella drew to a close yesterday. The final procession took place in Marbella’s Old Town, and was attended by mayor Jose Bernal. The traditional procession of “Santísimo Cristo del Resucitado” marked the end of an emotional week of regilious celebration in the town.
Laguna Village officially opened its spring season with an exhibition by talented young Swiss artist Caroline Schell. A hundred people attended the opening, held at the Palapa restaurant, where as well as showing her work on canvas, Well known for her paintings and sculptures, as well as her sand painting
Semana Santa celebrations continued yesterday with the procession of the Nazareno, carried by the Real, Ilustre, Venerable y Antigua Hermandad Sacramental de Nuestro Padre Jesús Nazareno, María Santísima del Mayor Dolor y Santo Sepulcro. Marbella Mayor José Bernal and other town hall figures were present at the procession. Tonight is
Exquisite Italian excellence came to Marbella with the opening of the first Alchymia showroom in Spain on Saturday. The showroom, in the Azalea Beach Commercial Centre, highlighted the beautiful pieces in the Alchymia collection that have been inspired by history and tradition and are unmistakably Italian. With state-of-the-art design and innovative materials
Employees at Op de Beeck & Worth insurance brokers have raised a fantastic €9,000 to be split equally between three chosen charities – Debra España, Mary’s Meals and Asociacion Crece. To mark the team’s achievement, director Danni Worth presented a cheque at Op de Beeck & Worth’s office in Marbella.
Rock fans rejoice! Robert Plant is set to play Starlite this summer. The former Led Zeppelin frontman will will play Marbella on July 16 with his band The Sensational Space Shifters. Best known for huge hits such as “Whole Lotta Love”, “Rock n Roll” and “Stairway to Heaven” Plant has
Forget Bunnies and Hot Cross buns. Easter is one of the highlights of the year in Spain, and Holy Week in Seville is the big one. Although with Antonio Banderas making his annual pilgrimage to take part in the processions, Malaga runs it a close second. In Marbella Semana Santa
Pablo Moro, the ex councillor for Planning at Marbella Town Hall, died early this morning in a motorcycle accident. The crash happened at km181 of the AP -7 when he lost control of his scooter and crashed into a lamppost. He was killed instantly. Married with three children, Moro was
Marbella has gone green for St Patrick’s Day! As part of Tourism Ireland’s initiative of turning the World Green for St Patrick’s Day. Marbella’s best known landmarks have turned green for one week. The Marbella Arch, Town Hall, Old City Walls, Puerto Deportivo and several other sites will join The Great
Police dramatically caught a group of thieves red handed as they robbed a jewellery store in Puerto Banus tonight. The gang of five Mexicans were apprehended as they carried out a robbery at the Tourbillon store. One member of staff was rushed to hospital after being struck on the head