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“A project that will change the face of the town and make locals proud” - this is how Olhão mayor António Pina describes plans to completely refurbish the town’s riverfront and turn it into an “...

A €272,000 project to turn Alvor’s old rescue boat station into a museum that will honour the many heroes that worked there while also celebrating the village’s history has been announced by...

The Algarve boasts eight of the 10 “best beaches in Portugal” as voted by users of travel website TripAdvisor.

Praia da Falésia (Albufeira) leads the list, followed by Praia da Rocha (...

Seven people were injured in a serious accident this morning (March 1) involving a truck, a van and a car on the Portimão Bridge, which links the town to Lagoa.

Three are said to be in “...

Paulo Morgado is the Algarve’s new health boss, replacing João Moura Reis as the president of the regional health authority (ARS Algarve).

Morgado is a 56-year-old doctor who has worked at...

A young man was found dead on Sunday morning (February 27) after falling into the Arade River in Portimão after a purported night out with friends.

The youth has not yet been identified but...

Searches by land and sea are continuing today after a 57-year-old Romanian man is reported to have fallen into the sea as he prepared to start fishing with a Moldovian friend, aged 70, early on...

A 71-year-old German man was seriously injured on Saturday afternoon as he attempted to land his paraglider on Cordoama beach, on the west coast near Vila do Bispo.

Initial reports suggest...

Two determined British pensioners on holiday in Portugal have been left in shock, with several bruises, after fighting off muggers in Santa Eulália, Albufeira on Wednesday night (February 22)....

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