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Faro Airport initiates "Ebola training"

Health || Faro Airport workers underwent special Ebola awareness training last Friday (August 22) to learn what to do if they suspect someone is infected with the virus.

The training...

Firefighters on high alert as fires threaten homes and holiday complex

West Algarve || Firefighters worked round the clock on Sunday and Monday (August 24 and 25) as they fought fires in several areas around Portimão and Lagos.

In Alvor, beachgoers watched...

As the horrific situation of Lagoa's 30 or more starving horses continues with a stalemate between the authorities reluctant to act against the horses' owner, a group of animal activists are...

Young Portimão man dies in tragic head-on collision

Accident || Twenty-one year old Welton Sousa - born in Brazil but resident in Portimão - had only hours before bought his Fiat Punto when he was killed in a tragic head-on collision on the IC1...

Anti-bullfighting protest in Albufeira

Bullring || Over 80 people took part in an anti-bullfighting demonstration held outside Albufeira’s bullring last Friday night (August 22), as state-owned television station RTP screened the...

Alvor fire “dangerously close to hotel complex”

Beachgoers watched in horror at the weekend as a fire near the Prainha Clube development rapidly filled the area with dense smoke.

Firefighters from Portimão, Lagoa and Lagos rushed to the...

The Right Juice premiere will be “quite something”!

Faro || As the countdown begins for The Right Juice premier, organisers admit “it will be quite something! A real first for the Algarve!”

For those who haven’t been following this story,...

Tavira transforms into bargain hunter's paradise

Fair || Bargain-price shopping is the selling point of Tavira’s ‘Feira de Stocks’, currently open for business until August 31 between 7pm and 11.30pm in Rua do Cais.

Visitors to the...

Contemporary art at Vale do Lobo

Paintings || Vale do Lobo will feature a bold collection of vibrant paintings from the acclaimed Portuguese artist Gervásio during an exhibition from September 2 until November 3.

Carlos...

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