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The AECC gala red carpet

Cancer charity celebrates special relationship with Marbella

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

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Marbella battered by storms again

Marbella’s beaches were once again badly damaged by bad weather on Monday and Tuesday, with the mayor calling for urgent action. Marbella Mayor, Ángeles Muñoz, described the situation as “unsustainable” and that the beaches “cannot withstand one more storm”. Muñoz, urged central government “to react and begin the breakwater project

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Rock Lounge brings the music back this summer!

Two huge international acts mark the return Marbella Music Week this July and August Marbella Arena on Friday July 30th will be the glitziest place to be in town as Sister Sledge perform their best-known songs -‘Lost in Music’, ‘He’s the Greatest Dancer’, ‘Thinking of You’, and ‘We Are Family’.

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Sunday Morning Mutterings – The Magnificent Sevens

The HSBC International Rugby Sevens Series visited Spain for the first time in its history this year and, seeing as it was the weekend after my birthday, going to watch teams including South Africa, Australia, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and England battle it out in Malaga was too good an opportunity

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Marbella approves Wind Farm

Marbella City Council is to go ahead with an ambitious wind farm just off one of the town’s best known beaches Located 100m off the Playa El Cable, the wind turbines are Marbella’s response to the current energy crisis that has seem fuel prices soar. Using the old docking point

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Marbella holds first International Recruitment & Job Fair

Marbella will underline its cosmopolitan credentials when it hosts the first edition of the “International Recruitment & Job Fair” The “International Recruitment & Job Fair” event will be held on April 1, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at MIUC University Center in Marbella Marbella is an attractive cosmopolitan municipality

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Marbella – More than just beaches!

As thousands of long term residents and visitors will confirm, ther is more to Marbella than just gorgeous beachesThink of Marbella and the image of beautiful beaches with waves lapping gently at the sand probably leaps straight to mind. There is, however, plenty more than just gorgeous beaches on offer.

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Keeping the Light Alive

Like most people around the world, I have been shocked and horrified at Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. In the past two weeks, however, the war became a much more personal thing for me. Mainly because of the incredible bravery of the Ukrainians. Each week since the beginning of the invasion,

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Stan Wawrinka makes tennis comeback in Marbella

Former World No. 3 Stan Wawrinka, winner of three Grand Slam, will return to competition after more than a year at the AnyTech365 Andalucía Open 2022, at the Puente Romano Beach Resort in Marbella, after receiving the first of the three available tournament wild cards. It will be his first

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Calima Chameleon!

Marbella resembled the set of a post apocalypitic movie today as rain and sands from the Sahara changed the sky an eiree orange glow The ‘calima’ came after heavy rain fell on Wednesday and Thursday morning, bringing much needed water to the reservior above Marbella. The rain coated much of

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Marbella mayor Angeles Munoz at the opening of the new centre

Marbella sets up Ukrainian Information Centre

Marbella Town Hall has set up an Information Centre for Ukrainians for support and facilitate procedures for the resident community and refugees. Marbella mayor, Ángeles Muñoz, visited the centre on Calle José Manuel Vallés and confirmed that more than a hundred Ukrainian refugees, who have relatives or friends in Marbella,

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Marbella City Council showed its support for Ukraine this week

Marbella stands with Ukraine

Marbella City Council showed its solidarity with the Ukrainian people with five minutes of silence outside the Town Hall yesterday. “With this act we strongly condemn the war and convey our solidarity ” said the mayor, Ángeles Muñoz. Earlier this week the twon made a second shipment of more than

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