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T.M.G.S embrace Viking raid

THE LATEST monthly outing for The Members Golf Society (TMGS), which saw them visit Campoamor, welcomed the Vikings from Norway as part of the 40 that teed off.  The golf course was in excellent condition;...
Nearly €50k to local clubs

Nearly €50k to local clubs

JAVEA has renewed its collaboration agreements with two local sports clubs. Joventut Xabia received a €41,140 grant from the council towards the promotion of basketball amongst children across the municipality and for the organisation of...

Cyclist smashes Tour of Utah

MARINA Alta cyclist Antonio Molina, finished The Tour of Utah in 14th place last Saturday. The Tour of Utah is an annual multiday road cycling race; traversing the U.S. states of Idaho, Utah, and Wyoming. Molina,...

No summer break for CD Montesinos

AFTER a very successful season for CD Montesinos, when the First Team won promotion to the 1st Regional, and the Youth (Under 19’s) just missed out on promotion, the CD Montesinos Committee have not...
'What bothers people is my brilliance'

Ronaldo – ‘What bothers people is my brilliance’ – accused of tax evasion

‘WHAT bothers people is my brilliance, insects only attack lamps that shine’ said Cristiano Ronaldo, accused of tax evasion by Spanish authorities. Ronaldo made these comments on Instagram on Tuesday, a day after he appeared...

Celts July Open Day

LA Serena was the venue for the 2017 July Open Day and conditions were extremely hot – even for golf – with the glorious sunshine mixed in with some very high humidity.  Despite this,...
MO AND BOLT BID FAREWELL

Mo and Bolt bid farewell to British athletics

TWO of the greatest athletes the world has ever seen will be racing for the final time over the next couple of days. Mo Farah will, like Usain Bolt, bring the curtain down on his...

On the road with Elche CF

ACROSS the length and breadth of Spain during the forthcoming 2017 / 18 Spanish football season, people will become more familiar with the colours of Elche Football Club. The club have just been presented with...

Café Uno Golf Society annual Captain’s Day

THE well supported Café Uno Golf Society from Catral has held their annual Captain’s Day.  In a sign that another season has flown past, this event signals the last of fixtures for the year...
ENGLAND WIN BUT SOUTH AFRICA MAKE HISTORY

England win, but South Africa makes history

OLD TRAFFORD is the venue for the Fourth Test Match between England and South Africa that gets under way today (Friday), although all depends on the weather in Manchester.  All three previous matches have seen...
BUTTERFLY GOLD FOR SPAIN

Butterfly gold for Spain at Budapest Championships

SPAIN had plenty to smile about as Mireia Belmonte became a swimming gold medallist.  She is the new world 200 metres butterfly world champion after beating three-time Olympic gold medallist Katinka Hosszu from Hungary...
The Members Golf Society

Golf society on their travels

THE Members Golf Society (TMGS) decided on an hour’s excursion to the Alicante Golf for their latest golf day although finding it was a difficult as trying to locate a lost ball!  However, it...
FROOME SHOWS HIS TOUR DE FORCE

Froome shows his tour de force

BRITAIN’S successful weekend of sport was rounded off in perfect style when Chris Froome won the Tour de France for the fourth time in five years on Sunday. The Team Sky rider is now...
ENGLAND HOCKEY BOSS HEALTH SCARE

England hockey boss in health scare

DANNY KERRY, the man who masterminded the Great Britain women’s gold medal winning performance at the 2016 Rio Olympics has suffered a heart attack. In news that has only just been made public in a...
Spanish FA president arrested on corruption charges

Spanish FA president arrested on corruption charges

SPANISH FOOTBALL Federation President Angel Maria Villar and his son were arrested earlier this week as part of an anti-corruption investigation. They were detained as police raided offices the Spanish Football Federation offices in Madrid. The...

Vuelta a Espana waves goodbye to podium girls

THE 2017 Vuelta a Espana will replace 'podium girls' with men and women in tasteful attire, according to the Spanish press. Following the lead of the Tour Down Under and several other events, race organiser...

Gunners banged up with food poisoning

A sickness bug believed to be food poisoning has been slowly making its way through the Arsenal football squad during their pre-season tour and exhibition trip of the Far East. Sead Kolasinac was physically sick...

Garcia looking to add to his first Major

THE Open at Royal Birkdale is today (Friday) into its second day having teed off at sunrise yesterday morning, and there is one person looking to prove that his recent success isn’t just a...

Tennis fan meets his game, set and match

TO quote the four-time Grand Slam Winner Kim Clijsters herself during the unexpected interruption to her game during the recent Wimbledon fortnight: “We’re breaking all the rules of the Club here!” Yes, they were,...
Med Bar Golf Society, El Raso

Med Bar Golf Society, El Raso

The latest instalment of the Individual Stableford took place last Wednesday and the merry throng made their way to Altorreal; albeit some earlier than others! With the sun was blazing down as early as 8.30am,...

Loss to Muller should be little concern for Nadal

RAFAEL NADAL will take little solace in the knowledge that his exhausting round-of-sixteen defeat to the veteran Gilles Muller has been the most compelling match on the men's side of the Wimbledon draw. Having recovered...
A WEEK IS A SHORT TIME IN SPORT

A week is a short time in sport

AS ANYONE in any sport will confirm, you’re only as good as your last match, last innings or last putt.  The extreme fortunes of the England cricket team in the space of a handful...

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NATIONAL POLICE: ‘Terror attack’ stolen vans rumour circulating on social media in Spain is...

SPAIN'S National Police force has confirmed that a rumour of several stolen vans being stolen to be used in a potential terror attack on...

Red flags on the beach mean one thing… DANGER!

AUGUST 15 was a ‘Red Day’ in more than one sense of the word. During the Tuesday national holiday that brought more than the usual number...
Ex Marbella mayor may return

Ex-Marbella mayor may return to power

POLITICAL TURMOIL in Marbella looks set to be resolved by the end of this month. And this could see the return to power of the...
Starlite festival

Marbella´s star studded Starlite festival

MARBELLA’S sixth annual Starlite festival is hotting up, with a series of concerts left to go until the event ends on August 26. Tomorrow night,...
FAST

FAST need first aid… quickly!

FAST – First Aid Support Team – are a group of volunteers from Camposol near to Mazarron.  They respond to medical emergencies on Camposol...
ELCHE DAD TAKES THE BLAME

Dad takes the blame for son in car crash

A FATHER originally took responsibility for a car crash to cover for his son. Following an incident on Calle Bigastro in Elche, a man phoned...
Are we nuts to be nuts about nuts

Are we nuts to be nuts about nuts?

MANY OF us would happily drink a pina colada laced with coconut spirit, or knock back an almond based amaretto liqueur and then later pronounce,...
San Javier Golf Society

San Javier Golf Society

DUE to the extremely hot and humid weather, the latest individual Stableford Qualifier held at La Serena Golf, only included one division.  However, the...
Biker Chase

Bloodied biker in police chase

A BIKER chased by police has crashed on the N-332 in Benissa. The man was left in a serious condition and was taken to hospital...
RTN BOOK REVIEW - AN ENCHANTMENT OF RAVENS - COVER

Book Review: An Enchantment of Ravens

by Margaret Rogerson Isobel is a prodigy portrait artist with a dangerous set of clients: the sinister fair folk, immortal creatures who cannot bake bread,...
Diarrhoea

Sickness claim thrown out of UK court

A BRITISH tourist who blamed poor hygiene in a hotel gave her diarrhoea has had her compensation claim thrown out by a judge. Her boasting about...
Valley Voices

The voices of Jalon enjoying a break

MEMBERS of the Valley Voices may well be enjoying their long summer break, but with autumn around the corner all are eagerly looking forward...

RTN Newspaper – Costa del Sol Edition Issue #016

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RTN Newspaper – South Edition Issue #930

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