Train carrying ammonia derails in Huelva

The Junta de Andalucia activated the Emergency Plan for the Transport of Goods by Rail on Friday morning after a freight train carrying ammonia was derailed on the Huelva-Zafra line.

Not a friendly match

Eleven Guardia Civil patrol cars, an ambulance and Local Police patrols were needed at an infant football match between Lepe (Huelva) and Utrera (Sevilla) after the match descended into a mass brawl involving parents and relatives of the young children.

Fishing boat sinks off Huelva coast

The fishing boat ‘Yolande’ was being towed after developing a leak when it sank about four miles from the port of Mazagón, Huelva.

Body found on the outskirts of Huelva

National Police have discovered the body of a woman on the outskirts of Huelva and it is thought that it could be that of Leonor, a 76-year-old woman who was reported missing at the beginning of August.

Decline in Iberian pig numbers in Huelva

The number of Iberian pigs in the pastures of Huelva province has declined by 40% since the start of the financial crisis, from a total of 27,000 to around 18,000.