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Democracy in action is the target for Fuengirola council

FIVE new neighbourhood information centres are to be introduced in different areas of Fuengirola. Mayor Ana Mula explained the idea behind the move: “This government team has put its vision into a fundamental concept: closeness to residents. I have always said that my best team is formed by the Fuengiroleños, by the one-to-one contact that […]

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New Quirónsalud Torrevieja ambulance and home healthcare service

The Health Premium Services card includes a limited flat-rate ambulance and home healthcare service for just 150 euros a year       Torrevieja, 24th of January, 2017. Hospital Quirónsalud Torrevieja is implementing a pioneering home healthcare service aimed especially to attend the needs of international residents in the Vega Baja. This service is offered by the […]

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British Consul visits Alicante towns to discuss Brexit and how it affects UK citizens in Spain

TOWN HALLS across the Alicante province will be hosting a series of events with British Consul Sarah-Jane Morris to talk about Brexit and how this affects British citizens living in Spain. Mrs Morris will be visiting the towns in the Alicante province with the highest volume of British citizens on the Padron to talk to […]

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Specsavers in Spain raise over €6,000 for deaf-blind people

SPECSAVERS OPTICAS in Spain has announced they have raised more than €6,000 for the deaf-blind charity Fundación ONCE para la Atención de Personas con Sordoceguera FOAPS. The money raised between July and December 2017 will fund 407 hours of interpreting for deaf and blind people in 2018. As well as funds, the campaign raised awareness […]

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Drunk driver arrested after flipping ambulance in Elche

A DRIVER, allegedly under the influence of alcohol, has been arrested after tipping an ambulance over before fleeing the scene in Elche. The incident happened at roughly 11.30pm last Saturday night, near the L’Aljub de Elche shopping centre. Patrols were deployed at the possible exit routes and the vehicle car was intercepted when attempting to […]

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Costa del Storm: Southern Spain lashed by wind and waves

THE heavy winds and rain that struck the region caused several frightening incidents in Mijas yesterday (Sunday). Gales of up to 70 kilometres an hour – as well as waves of several metres – caused trees to topple and significant damage to other vegetation. The severity of the storm meant that firefighters had to respond to […]

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Sniffer dogs to combat teen drug use in Benidorm

BENIDORM CITY COUNCIl is up-ping their game in the fight against drugs. The latest initiative is to entrust the specialist dog section of the local police to tackle and stop the increasing drug use among teenagers and will consist of a series of controls in and around local schools and colleges. In just one year, […]

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New Santa Pola lighthouse car park vandalised

WITHIN weeks of opening, the new parking area for visitors to the Santa Pola lighthouse has suffered vandalism. The car park was set up to allow the growing number of visitors to leave their cars without obstructing the access roads in the area that was previously the case. A number of traffic signs were erected […]