Two climbers rescued in the Sierra Nevadas

On Saturday, the Guardia Civil rescued two climbers who were attempting to climb the Pico del Caballo in the Sierra Nevadas but found themselves unable to reach the mountain shelter and also unable to make a descent due to a lack of crampons.

Two climbers fined

In what is believed to be the first case of its kind in Spain, two climbers in Nerja have been fined for causing damage to protected plants in the Barranco de la Coladilla in the Natural Park.