Helicopter search and rescue finds man lost in mountains near Nerja

EMERGENCY services sprung into action for a search and rescue when a 58-year-old adventurer lost his way in the mountains near Nerja. A helicopter, Guardia...

Padron renewal meeting in Nerja

THE Foreigners Department of Nerja is launching a campaign to inform residents about the requirements to renew the municipal padron (residents’ register), with a...

Nerja Caves visitors encouraged to bring their dancing shoes

VISITORS to Nerja Caves are being encouraged to bring their dancing shoes with them. The first of a series of tango lessons took place inside...

Nerja Cave visits increase for third consecutive year

THE Nerja Caves, the main tourist attraction of Axarquia, have seen an increase in visitors for the third consecutive year.  Additionally, as of December 15,...

Urgent message for Nerja foreign residents

ALL foreign residents registered on the padron - population list - at Nerja Town Hall padron must renew their registration every two years.  When this...

Boost for research in Nerja Cave budget

THE Nerja Cave Foundation has unanimously approved the different items that will make up next year’s budget.  The 2016 budget will include €130,000 for research,...

Team Star’s five-star Nerja rentals

Team Star Holiday Rentals NERJA’S delights are best enjoyed in the luxury of one of Team Star Holiday Rentals properties. Based in the region since 2000,...

Road trip through the Axarquia from Nerja to Comares

TIGHT clusters of brilliant-white cubes huddle into the cliff face. COME UP AND SEE: Exqisite hilltop village of Comares As I round the corners, the sight...

Nerja museum murdered sentenced

A MAN has been jailed for 24 years by a Malaga Provincial Court for the brutal murder of his girlfriend, the director of Nerja...

The Nerja tsunami that never arrived

BEACH-GOERS heading for El Playazo in Nerja found their path blocked on Tuesday (November 17) by a Local Police officer ordering them to leave...

Boyfriend pleads drug-induced mental illness after stabbing Nerja Caves director 131 times in brutal...

Ana Marquez THE boyfriend of the brutally murdered director of the Nerja Caves has appeared in court. Barman Francisco Martinez faces 28 years in prison for...

Nerja worker falls to his death

A FORTY-FOUR year-old man died in Nerja on Wednesday afternoon November 4, while working on the Pago de las Minas industrial estate. The worker fell...

Nerja politician resigns over Facebook spat

Jose Garcia A COUNCIL spat played out over Facebook continues to rage. Nerja’s deputy mayor Jose Garcia has been forced to resign after badmouthing two Ciudadanos...

Nerja oil painter in London exhibition at Mall Galleries

RACHID HANBALI: Making music the Moroccan way A NERJA artist’s work will be displayed at a major new London exhibition. Rachid Hanbali was selected from more...

Nerja coalition breaks up over Facebook row

THE socialist coalition governing Nerja has broken up over a Facebook fight.  PSOE mayor Rosa Arrabal is hoping to restore unity Ciudadanos has publicly withdrawn from...

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