Indefinite urban transport strike in Huelva

The 150 employees of the municipal bus company in Huelva, EMTUSA, begin an indefinite strike today after two meetings held last week failed to resolve the issues. The unions are objecting to the Viability Plan put forward by the Council.

52 people denounced for catching seafood unfit for consumption

Inspectors have denounced 52 people along the Huelva coast for catching seafood deemed unfit for human consumption. A number of fishing areas had been officially closed due to the detection of high levels of DSP toxins in clams and bivalves which makes them harmful to health.

Man tries to set wife on fire

In a new case of gender violence, a 38 year old man has been arrested in El Portil, Huelva, for allegedly dousing his partner with petrol and trying to set her alight.

Two industrial accidents in Andalucia, one fatal

An industrial accident in Málaga on Tuesday claimed the life of a 35 year old man. The incident occurred at a warehouse on the Guadalhorce industrial estate, the man receiving an electric shock while working on the ceiling of the building. The incident is under investigation.

Stabbing incident in Lepe, Huelva

A young Rumanian woman is in a serious condition in the hospital Infanta Elena in Huelva after being stabbed several times in the chest and back, allegedly by her former partner, also a Rumanian national.