Finalists named for the 2022 Paco Rabal Amateur Dramatics Festival in November in Aguilas
Four productions and four substitutes have been named for the annual Águilas theatre festival The selection process has been completed for the annual “Paco Rabal” National Amateur Dramatics Festival which will be held in Águilas during November, with the four productions initially listed as..

Heatstroke claims a victim in Murcia with another worker critical in the ICU
The temperatures throughout the Region of Murcia have remained in the mid-30s all week As the stifling weather continues without let-up in the Murcia Region, the extraordinary heat has tragically claimed a victim in Fuente Álamo this week. According to the 112 Emergency Coordination Centre..

Aguilas Town Hall demands improved road access to Los Collados and Los Geraneos
Águilas council reports an increase in population in both developments in recent years Mari Carmen Moreno, the Mayoress of Águilas, has reiterated her request to the regional government of Murcia to take action in order to make road access safer to the residential developments of Los Collados and..

Aguilas demands new roundabout at the Calabardina junction
The Mayor has once again called on the Regional Government to build the promised roundabout at the intersection of the RMD14 and RMD15 roads The Mayor of Águilas, Mari Carmen Moreno, together with the spokesperson for the Government Team, Cristóbal Casado, has once again demanded that the Regional..

56 migrants rescued off the coasts of Aguilas and Cartagena
The boats were intercepted off the Murcia coast carrying men, women and children Five boats carrying a total of 56 Algerian migrants were intercepted off the coasts of Cartagena and Águilas within a few short hours of each other on Tuesday July 26. Officers from the Guardia Civil and Rescue..

Celebrate fishing history in Aguilas with the new Urban Aquaculture Route
Something fishy is happening in Águilas, with the introduction of a new ‘Ruta Acuícola’ A new Urban Aquaculture Route has been inaugurated in Águilas, with informative panels around the town explaining the important history of the aquaculture industry in the town.   The Mayor of..

Summer mobile library service at Calabardina in Aguilas
Over 75,000 books and other items to choose from every Monday morning in Calabardina The mobile library or “Bibliobús” will once again be visiting the Águilas locality of Calabardina this summer, parking on the Paseo Marítimo every Monday between 10.00 and 13.00. The Bibliobús offers..

Aguilas tourist office July and August opening times
Full steam ahead for the summer of 2022 at the tourist office in Águilas  As of July 1 the tourist office of Águilas has begun using its full summer timetable and is now open at the following times: Monday to Friday 9.30 - 14.00 and 17.00 to 21.00. Saturday 10.00 to 14.00 and 17.00 to..

Murcia tourist authorities promote the first “Ruta Sub” to encourage dive tourism in the Costa Calida
From La Manga to Águilas the Region of Murcia boasts some of the finest dive sites in Europe Much is made these days of the need to create and promote “green tourism”, but the regional tourist board of Murcia is campaigning to attract visitors by promoting “blue tourism” during 2022...

Aguilas night owl bus service begins for the summer of 2022
Safe transport is offered to and from the popular Tuareg disco just outside Águilas The Town Hall of Águilas has begun its Saturday night summer bus service, providing safe transport for revellers between various points in and around the town including the popular Tuareg disco. Known as the “..

What are you doing with your ashes after you pass away? You can have them scattered in the Murcia sea as of this summer
One company hopes to begin offering maritime funeral services off the coasts of Águilas and Mazarrón in the coming months Setting a loved one to rest in Spain is a decision fraught with many emotions, and given the peaceful and idyllic coastline of the Region of Murcia, it is no surprise that..

Donald Trump amongst the bling at Águilas Carnival 2020
Glitter is back on the menu in Águilas this year As normal, the Carnival peñas in Águilas put on a  fabulous display for 2020, with a completely new set of costumes and dance routines. Last year costumes generally followed an environmental theme, many of them including recycled materials..