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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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Home of Hope for Girls sponsored by Talk Radio Europe

TRE has always supported charities and over the years has raised a huge amount of money. This spring the radio station is teaming up with Rotary to support one of the initiatives of the current president of Rotary International, Girl Empowerment. Girl Empowerment can take many forms and the station

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Joshua Dillon Hendry

‘Big Guy’ starts Prison Term

The Liverpool man who was arrested in Marbella one day after being named as wanted by police has now started a prison sentence in the UK. Joshua Hendry, 30, was named one of the UK’s most wanted fugitives as the National Crime Agency (NCA) revealed he was thought to be

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Chem Bros press pic - Credit_ photographer Hamish Brown, additional Illustration_ Ruffmercy

Chemical Brothers confirm for La Cala!

Big Beat Electronic pioneers The Chemical Brothers are the latest act to confirm for this Septemeber inaugural Cala Mijas festival Back together after a seven year sabbatical, Tom Rowlands and Ed Simons are bringing their long-awaited new show to the event, as well as anthems as ‘Galvanize’ or ‘Hey Boy

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Vista Lago villas nestle into the mountain side rather than sit on top of it

BRIGHT Shines at International Property Awards!

The International Property Awards has voted Vista Lago Residences the “World’s Best Residential Development” at a packed event at the Savoy Hotel in London. “Competing against more than 500 projects worldwide and winning the first prize is a victory for both Marbella and Vista Lago,”says Michael Rodziewicz, CEO of BRIGHT,

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Marbella sets up donation point for Ukraine

Marbella City Council has set up a collection point for aid to the Ukrainian people Marbella mayor, Ángeles Muñoz, announced the solidarity initiative on social networks over the weekend. The collection point for food, medicine and equipment at the Palacio de Congresos, opened today, Momday February 28. Marbella residents can

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Rugby Romance!

It was certainly a weekend that Marbella Rugby Club captain Ignacio Molina will remember! At the beginning of Marbella RC’s match against CR Majadahonda on Sunday, ‘Nacho’ was presented with a special shirt to mark his 100th appearance for the club. The home team then went on to claim a

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The proposed San P wheel

Not the Wheel Deal!

It was touted as a project that would attract investment and have tourists flocking to San Pedro Launched by Marbella mayor, Ángeles Muñoz, in June 2020 – It’s the Wheel Deal for San Pedro! – the 50-metre-high panoramic Ferris wheel on the boulevard of San Pedro Alcántara, was supposed to

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Superhero Sarah!

Forget the It Girls and Influencers. Inspirational local athlete Sarah Almagro was the guest star at the recent derby between Marbella FC and UD San ​​Pedro. Sarah, who had her hands and lower legs amputed after contracting sepsis, competed in the ISA World Para Surfing Championship in California last December

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Junta closes wildlife sanctuary

The Junta de Andalucia has ordered the closure of the Ojén Ecological Reserve, a popular wildlfe park that allows the public to observe and learn more about animals in their natural enviroment. The Reserve has also been fined €130,000 by the Ministry of Sustainable Development signed by D. José Antonio

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Dry January prompts concerns of drought

While Marbella has been basking in brilliant sunshine and warm weather, concerns are rising over waterlevels in parts of the country, with record low levels of rain. Only 35% of the normal rainfall levels were recorded in the last quarter of 2021, with hardly any significant rainfall being recorded this

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Vote Marbella!

Do you love Marbella? Here’s the chance to prove it! Marbella has been selected from among twenty tourist cities, and from an initial list of 400 candidates, as ‘Best European Destination 2022’ by travel website European Best Destinations in association with Eden Network, created by the European Commission .

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