Blue Zone parking with a difference in Torrox

Torrox Council has introduced a rather different sort of ‘blue zone’ parking system for tourists, residents and traders visiting the historic centre, one that doesn’t fleece the motorist at every turn.

Four jailed for drugs offences

A Court in Málaga has sentenced four people to terms of 3 years and 8 months in prison each and fined them a total of €2.5 million after they were caught unloading 1.6 tons of hashish onto a beach in Torrox Costa.

Indoor pool to reopen shortly

The Councillor for Sports, Juanma Cortés, has announced that the indoor swimming pool, closed during the summer for renovations, will reopen shortly.

Shell found on Torrox Costa beach

A fisherman discovered an unexploded mortar shell from the Spanish Civil War close to Ferrara Playa in Torrox Costa.

PSOE reject proposed changes to the judicial system

The minority PSOE government in Torrox has rejected the proposal by the Ministry of Justice to amend the Law on Judicial Organisation which would see the courts in Torrox disappear and be replaced by a central judiciary in Málaga city.

Fatality at swimming pool in Torrox Costa

A woman drowned on Friday afternoon at a swimming pool in an urbanisation on Avenida de las Palmeras in Torrox Costa. The Emergency Services received a call at 18:04 to say that there was a body was floating in the pool. Medics performed resuscitation techniques but could not revive the woman.