The locals on the Costa can now use a slide to get to work!


Residents waking up late for work in one Spanish town, can make up for lost time by catching the slide to work. Thanks to the longest urban slide in Spain that has been built on the Costa del Sol, locals now have an unusual form of ‘transport’ to get along to work. Completely funded from private sources, the 38-meter long …

Asphalting in Estepona

Estepona Council is set to launch a project this month which will see 51 streets being asphalted at a cost, to the Málaga Provincial Council of around one million euros.

Fatal shooting in Estepona

National Police are searching for the former partner of a 49-year-old British national found dead yesterday at his home in avenida Playas del Sol in the Cancelada area of Estepona.

Industrial fatality in Estepona

A 48-year-old man died on Monday after falling from scaffolding while working on the Costa del Sol Theatre in Estepona.

Prostitution ring broken up in Estepona

An alert issued by the German authorities via Interpol has resulted in the dismantling of an organisation controlling prostitution on the streets of Estepona.

Bank robbery in Estepona

Thieves robbed a bank in urbanisation Benamar in Estepona at around 09:00 on Thursday morning, fleeing the scene in a waiting vehicle.

Missing man from Estepona located in Manilva

Cristóbal Vallejo Torres, a 48-year-old from Solis, Estepona, who disappeared last Wednesday and whose car was found in Casares the following day has been located in Manilva, wounded and disorientated.

Unpaid wages at social kitchen in Estepona

The 240 regular users of a social kitchen Emaús in Estepona could soon be without what is for many their only meal of the day due to the unpaid salaries of the four cooks employed at the centre.