Early morning rescue in Mijas

A 51-year-old man and a child were rescued early on Tuesday morning from their balcony after fire broke out at a home in Mijas.

Owl rescued

An Eagle Owl, the largest European nocturnal bird of prey, had to be rescued on Thursday afternoon after becoming trapped between the glass and the railings on the second floor of the mortuary in Nerja.

Two rescues in two days

On Monday, two hikers had to be rescued after becoming lost while walking along the rio Chillar in Nerja.

Injured hiker rescued

A 47-year-old man had to be rescued on Sunday after he dislocated his shoulder while out walking from the Nerja Caves to the peak of El Cielo.

Two climbers rescued in the Sierra Nevadas

On Saturday, the Guardia Civil rescued two climbers who were attempting to climb the Pico del Caballo in the Sierra Nevadas but found themselves unable to reach the mountain shelter and also unable to make a descent due to a lack of crampons.

Man rescued from well

A 37-year-old man had to be rescued on Sunday after getting stuck in a well while trying to rescue his dog.

Motorcyclist rescued from river

A motorcyclist who refused to stop at a police checkpoint on the José León bridge in Carranza, Cádiz, ended up in the river and had to be rescued.

Four injured in fire in Albolote

Four people, including a five-year-old child, required hospital treatment for smoke inhalation following a fire at a home in calle Gardenia in urbanisation ‘El Chaparral’ in Albolote, Granada province.