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Crédito Agrícola has pulled out of Salir, leaving the small town in the borough of Loulé without a bank and forcing its residents, most of whom are elderly, to travel at least 13km to the nearest...

Organisers are celebrating another smashingly successful edition of Loulé’s MED Festival, which took place in the town’s historic centre between June 28 and July 1 and attracted thousands of...

Farol de Santa Maria in Culatra (Faro) and Farol de Alfanzina in Carvoeiro (Lagoa), two of the Algarve’s most iconic lighthouses, are open to the public every day (except Mondays) until August 31...

One person was injured and 14 had to be treated for smoke inhalation after a fire broke out at an electrical supplies store in Portimão on Avenida 25 de Abril.

Civil protection authorities...

News just into press offices this afternoon is that the oil drilling embargo, lodged by anti-oil platform PALP, is back on.

Concession holders ENI and GALP are now prohibited from doing...

Thirty-one health units have opened at Algarve beaches in a bid to provide immediate medical care to beachgoers or direct them towards the nearest health centre or hospital.

They are open...

João Rosa is the new president of the Clube Naval de Portimão, the town’s nautical sports club.

The elections, which were postponed in May due to suspicions of “serious irregularities” that...

Residents already battling plans to extend “Europe’s largest avocado monoculture” by a further 50 hectares have been horrified to learn that another company has put in for permission for a second...

After a winter in which cliff collapses provoked by rainfall were commonplace, alerts have been sounded to a new risk in busy Praia da Rocha.

Ironically, the risk appears to have been...

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