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Of the three women elected in September to lead traditionally male-dominated Algarve municipalities, Rosa Palma, 41, a high-school teacher in biology, stood for real change. She snatched victory...

The 351st Feira de São Martinho will be back in Portimão’s Parque de Feiras e Exposições today (November 8) with its characteristic smell of roasted chestnuts and blaring sound of fairground rides...

More than 200 elderly in need living in the Algarve are to have a brighter Christmas this year, thanks to the volunteers of Silves-based charity Castelo dos Sonhos, who are organising the 9th...

Dog owners in Loulé can look forward to the fourth “Cãominhada”, the local dog walk taking place on Sunday November 24 at 9.30am and starting out at the local Pavilhão Gimnodesportivo sports...

The Battle of Vitória took place on June 21 1813, just 200 years ago. Having beaten Marshal Marmont at Salamanca in 1812, Wellington determined to push the French completely out of Spain.

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A captivating solo show of work by celebrated artist Tom Bund opens at Galeria Arte Algarve in Lagoa on Saturday, November 9.

Tom Bund has been painting for decades. His work has been...

An ambitious new space for artists and creators has just opened in Faro promising “strength in togetherness” and the chance to change mentalities.

Fábrica dos Sentidos is a 5,000-square...

Crocodile swap

Lagos Zoo has transferred one of its dwarf male crocodiles to the Mulhouse Zoo in France to mate. The animal was considered a “very important” specimen due to his bloodline. Meantime, the little...

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Iga Victoria

Talent comes naturally, some say. Others believe it comes through hard work. Young Iga Victoria may represent the consensus that it comes from somewhere in-between.

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