Owners hopeful that ‘Jimmy’s’ can reopen shortly

In 2008, Vélez-Málaga Council was ordered to pay over five million euros compensation to 18 local residents in the El Copo area of Torre del Mar after ignoring complaints of excessive noise from bars and clubs for more than a decade. This has become known as the ‘Ipanema case’, and it has made other municipalities wary of ignoring complaints relating to noise.

Four injured in brawl in Algeciras

Four people were taken to the Hospital Punta Europa in Algeciras early this morning after a fight at a local nightclub. All four had suffered stab wounds in the incident which occurred at around 07:00.