The provincial delegate from the Ministry of Public Works and Transport, Dolores Fernández, was in Competa yesterday to visit two projects being funded by the Junta de Andalucía.
From now until October 24th, the Sala Municipal in calle Cristo is hosting an art exhibition featuring the work of twenty artists from Competa and the surrounding area.
Cómpeta is getting ready for its most important festival of the year, the Noche del Vino, which takes place on Saturday August 15th.
Several more people have been detained in connection with the death of a British subject in Competa earlier this month, bringing the total number in custody to eleven.
Seven people have been detained in Málaga in connection with the death of a 49 year old British man in Competa on June 5th.
A 49 year old British man who had been in a deep coma since sustaining injuries during a brawl in Competa has died in hospital.
Competa has a new recreation centre which includes, amongst other things, a library, television, a coffee bar and free internet access. The new centre, calle Antonio 58, was inaugurated yesterday by the Mayor of Competa, José Luis Torres, first-vice president Manuel Atencia and the director of social works for Unicaja, Felipe Faraguna.
Four years of drought is beginning to take its toll as Competa and Arenas introduce water restrictions.