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Illegal Alicante-Elche Airport taxi driver detained

LOCAL POLICE have detained a man for attempting to illegally pick up passengers at the Alicante-Elche Airport. He was discovered at the bus stop located...
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WATCH: Firefighters battle Alicante yacht blaze

A 30-METRE YACHT has caught fire in Alicante, leaving 10 people needing treatment for smoke inhalation. The cause of the blaze in San Gabriel Port...

‘Millions of euros have fallen from the sky’ say Alicante farmers

THAT’S the claim that’s been shouted from the parched fields of crops as a result of the recent rain and, in some cases, even...

British Consul to attend more Brexit meetings in Alicante

AS part of the continuing initiative by the British Consulate based in Alicante, an additional series of reach-out meetings to discuss the latest news...

Murcia Hospital announces operation targets

OFFICIALS from the Murcia regional government have set a four month target to have all the operating theatres up and running at the Hospital...

Murcia launches urgent blood donation appeal

THE BLOOD Donation Centre of the Murcia region has launched an urgent appeal for blood donors. It’s vital that stocks are replenished and the service...

Costa Blanca residents protest against ‘no morals’ government

AROUND 200 locals fromUrbanisation La Marinamade their way to the San Fulgencio Town Hall last Monday morning to show their growing frustrations with the...

Mother ‘too tired’ to report missing son in Torrevieja

A BRITISH woman has been charged with child neglect by police after taking 14 hours to report her missing three-year-old son. She allegedly knew...

Two arrested in Elche for selling fake €50 notes

NATIONAL POLICE officers in Elche have arrested two men – an Italian and a Spanish national - caught in possession of a number of...

Taxi fares freeze for another year in Murcia

PEOPLE using the taxi service in the Murcia region will continue to pay the same fare again this year. The Governing board of the taxi...

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

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...

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...

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...

Two killed and several injured in multi-car pileup

TWO PEOPLE were killed and eight people injured following a major traffic accident in Costa Blanca. The collision between two vehicles happened at 7.45am on...

Alicante-Elche Airport continues record breaking run

IT would come as no surprise to anyone that has been following the trend over the past 12 months to see that Alicante-Elche Airport...

Hospital expansion plan announced on Costa Blanca

XIMO PUIG, the president of the Valencian Community, paid a visit to the Vega Baja Hospital and announced plans for a potential expansion to...

EU funding launches space project in Elche

EU funding launches space project by Steve Collins PLD Space, a company based in Elche, has announced that they have now been able to...

Costa Blanca serial arsonist held

LOCAL Police based in San Pedro del Pinatar arrested a man believed to be a local arsonist. He specialises in setting fire to rubbish...

Costa Blanca mayor gets drink-drive ban

MANUEL ROS, the mayor of Algorfa, has been handed down a driving ban for twelve months after being found to be three times over...

Beach access improvements almost complete

WORK has already been started on a building programme authorised by the Orihuela council to repair a number of beaches and coastal walkways. A total...

Guided Costa Blanca fishing tours aim to reel in the visitors

A COMPANY is looking at exploiting the local Torrevieja fishing industry as a potential source of tourism income. The guided tours will begin in...

Serial robber and fraudster held in Costa Blanca

GUARDIA CIVIL officers based in Alicante have arrested a serial robber believed to be behind a series of thefts from cars. The detained man is...

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Illegal Alicante-Elche Airport taxi driver detained

LOCAL POLICE have detained a man for attempting to illegally pick up passengers at the Alicante-Elche Airport. He was discovered at the bus stop located...
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WATCH: Firefighters battle Alicante yacht blaze

A 30-METRE YACHT has caught fire in Alicante, leaving 10 people needing treatment for smoke inhalation. The cause of the blaze in San Gabriel Port...

‘Millions of euros have fallen from the sky’ say Alicante farmers

THAT’S the claim that’s been shouted from the parched fields of crops as a result of the recent rain and, in some cases, even...
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