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Ria Formosa islanders are preparing for a new showdown to save their homes, following the “surprise” announcement that another 22 properties face the wrecking ball (...

It is being criticised for its “technocratic, evasive language”, but possibly the worst of proposals for the revision of Faro’s PDM (municipal development plan) is that they look as though they...

It is ‘a scenario from the Third World’, admits mayor Francisco Amaral, but the borough of Castro Marim is slowly but surely being pulled out of the Dark Ages when it comes to water supplies for...

Good news at last for the tiny wetland of Alagoas Brancas under threat of being ‘concreted over’ to make way for “yet another shopping centre”.

MPs have overwhelmingly approved a proposal...

A 27-year-old skydiver was reported to have been seriously injured last week during an otherwise textbook jump out of Portimão municipal aerodrome.

But the truth is that he was “absolutely...

The Orquestra Clássica do Sul is performing a concert, entitled “The Greatest Classical Composers”, this Friday (February 16) at Faro’s Teatro Lethes at 9pm.

The orchestra will play music...

MALP, one of the first groups to mobilise against the threat of oil and gas drilling in the Algarve, is holding a new protest outside Loulé town hall on Friday (February 16) at 4pm. The objective...

Monchique’s signature “Feira dos Enchidos” (festival commemorating traditional delicacies made from homegrown pork and local farming) promises to be bigger and better than ever before this year,...

It’s not a new problem, but it is aired every time a family is horrified to learn that their recently deceased loved one has decomposed so much that the funeral cannot include an open casket for...

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