Hottest October day on record for Costa del Sol

October 23rd, 2014

Well we are certainly enjoying an Indian summer here. The temperatures are still in the high twenties and it feels more like July than October. In fact, yesterday was the hottest October day on record. 36º was recorded in Marbella and I can vouch that it was over 50º in the sun on my terrace!! […]


Blues Brother tribute band in concert in Sabinillas

October 23rd, 2014

Yet another fantastic night out at the Mayfair music Club in Sabinillas – this Friday, 24th October The Bluze Brutherz Band will be performing their Blues Brother tribute act. Anyone of a certain age will remember the hits of the Blues Brothers especially “Everybody needs Somebody” Doors open at 8pm and the show starts at […]


Weaving and Needlework Workshops in Manilva

October 23rd, 2014

The welfare department of Manilva has organised classes in weaving and needlework. The classes will be held at various times in Manilva, Sabinillas and Castillo so that everyone interested can attend. Classes start on 3rd November. Here’s the timetable:- Weaving  Manilva:- Wednesdays from 10.00 – 13.00 and Thursdays from  15.30 – 18.30 in the Library […]


Manilva Pre local Election public meetings

October 21st, 2014

Local elections aren’t until next May but we are already beginning to feel the impact. The local newspaper, The Resident, is organising a series of informal meetings which will be held over the next few months across Manilva ,Casares and Estepona. The first meeting will take place on Wednesday 29th October from 6pm at the Mayfair […]


Mini moto speed contest in Manilva

October 20th, 2014

Manilva’s motorcycle club, in association with Manilva sports and youth departments, have organised the First Manilva Minimoto speed competition. The event will take place over the weekend of the 8th and 9th of November in the fairground. The competition will be open to the following catorgaries:- Minimoto, Minimotard, Scooter y Mini GP. Anyone wishing to take part should […]


Halloween celebrations in Manilva

October 20th, 2014

Halloween is now becoming just as popular in Spain as it is in the UK, especially in areas with a high percentage of foreign residents.  The shops are selling all whole variety of  Halloween related products from costumes to cakes to decorations and party bags. As in previous years, there are several Halloween parties taking […]


New Sunday market in Sabinillas

October 17th, 2014

Manilva’s delegation of commerce  has announced that a new craft, antiques and second hand market will open in sabinillas. The market will be held every Sunday, starting this Sunday, 19th October, in the area between La Colonia and Calle Ramón y Cajal (Bank Row) The market will act as an “over spill” from the main Sunday […]


Manilva’s mayoress resigns…

October 17th, 2014

Shock news!!! Hot off the press!! At a press conference this morning, the Mayoress of Manilva, Antonia Muñoz Vazquez, announced her resignation as Mayoress of Manilva and her retirement from politics. She now wants to dedicate more time to her family. She stated that “everything in life has a beginning and an end, and today ends this […]


Art Exhibition in Duquesa port.

October 17th, 2014

There will be an Art Exhibition of works from local artists tomorrow evening (Saturday 18th October). The event will be held at “The room” which can be found in Las Galerias (top level) in Duquesa Port and will be open from 7pm until 9pm. Entrance is free and everyone attending will get a free glass […]


Manilva’s full moon festival wins tourist award

October 16th, 2014

The annual “Full moon” fiesta that take place in either July or August each year on the beach in Sabinillas has been recognised by the Malaga Tourism board as a fiesta or particular tourist interest. In fairness, the event does attract over 3000 people and is fast becoming just as popular as the San Juan […]


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