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BANNED: Cars to be prohibited near Costa Blanca beaches

ACCESS to La Barraca Bay and  Portitxol Playas in Javea will be closed to cars next summer to safeguard bathers. The tourism department claims the roads leading to the beaches have become increasingly clogged with traffic, much of it parked illegally, and ambulance access was proving increasingly difficult. There is also a risk to pedestrians, as […]

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Council warning as jellyfish return in droves to the Costa del Sol

THE Manilva Council has issued a warning to bathers that there are large numbers of jellyfish back along the shores of Malaga Province. Action is currently being taken to trawl the waters off the coast of Manilva in order to keep the beaches and swimming areas as safe as possible. Anyone entering the water is […]

Red Cross lifeguards report another successful summer
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Red Cross lifeguards report another successful summer

THE RED CROSS beach patrol unit finished its tenth high summer season in Javea last weekend, reporting yet another summer with no drownings on the stretch of prime Costa Blanca coast. The unit took charge of the beach patrol in 2007 and this summer some 42 Red Cross lifeguards monitored the area, ensuring the safety […]