Driver trapped after car overturns

A driver was trapped in his car on Sunday evening after it rolled over several times at kilomtere 261 of the A-7 between Chilches and Rincón de la Victoria.

Fire in Chilches

Two people suffered from smoke inhalation following a fireon Wednesday at a house in urbanisation El Cañuelo in Chilches in the municipality of Vélez-Málaga.

Improvements to Chilches beach

The Department of Coasts is set to spend €30,000 to improve the beach area in Chilches, creating a two and a half metre recess in the area designated for parking, installing a breakwater to prevent landslides and improving access to Torre de Chilches. The works will increase the beach size by 500 metres.

Juvigolf project in Vélez-Málaga

The latest Official Gazette of the Government of Andalucia (BOJA) announces an agreement adopted by the Provincial Commission of Urban Planning in Málaga to give the green light to sectoring plans for the proposed Juvigolf complex in Vélez-Málaga under the General Urban Management Plan of the municipality.

Chilches residents object to illegal camping

The Association of Residents in Chilches has complained to the Local Police about illegal camping next to the N-340, asking why such activity is permitted when there are proper campsites nearby with all the facilities for these camper vans. The Council has promised to monitor the situation.

Acquittals in Chilches murder case

The Málaga Provincial court has acquitted the three men, two Moroccans and a Rumanian, who had been accused of the murder of a German couple at their Chilches home in January 2007 due to a lack of evidence against them. According to the sentence, there were no biological traces of the accused found in the house and statements made by …