Paved area between Lagos and Mezquitilla now finished

Vélez-Málaga Council has now completed the work on the pedestrian area along the N-340 coastal road connecting the towns of Lagos and Mezquitilla. The €300,000 project included the installation of street lighting and allocation of parking bays in Mezquitilla.

Fatal accident in Lagos, Vélez-Málaga

An 80 year old man was knocked down and killed on the N-340 in Lagos, Vélez-Málaga. The incident occurred at 22:35 on Wednesday night.

Unwelcome visitor

Not what you expect when sunbathing. Ángeles Navarta was stretched out on the beach in Lagos when she felt a bite on her arm and then saw a huge rat scurrying away. Large rodents are, apparently, not an uncommon sight along this stretch of coast.

A cleaner Lagos

The village of Lagos in the municipality of Vélez-Málaga is now connected to the main collector of the new water treatment plant in Torrox, which means that raw sewage will no longer be discharged into the river and it should see an end to the pollution of the beaches.

Drunk as a skunk

Police were alerted to the presence of a stationary vehicle, engine still running, at an intersection in Vélez-Málaga and went to investigate.