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No rest for Giving4Giving

No rest for Giving4Giving

The Christmas period was busier than ever for Giving4Giving, who pledged €1,500 worth of toys for Red Cross and €2,000 worth of vouchers for...
LIFE Giving4Giving Christmas Fair raises €1,000

Giving4Giving Christmas Fair raises €1,000

BENIDORM’S FLASH HOTEL played host to a Christmas Fair in aid of Giving4Giving last Friday. Fair-goers enjoyed browsing over 50 gift and wellbeing stalls and...
Red Cross Refugee Appeal receives €1,000

Red Cross Refugee Appeal receives €1,000

JAVEA’S Original Charity Shop & Library presented the Red Cross Refugee Appeal with a cheque for €1,000 last week. The donation was very gratefully received,...
€20,000 new car for red cross in estepona

€20,000 new car for Red Cross in Estepona

THE RED CROSS Estepona have been gifted a new vehicle. The van will be used to transport people with reduced mobility after it was given...
Celebrate Guy Fawkes Night and help charity

Celebrate Guy Fawkes Night and help charity

THE much regarded Villa Tiberio on the Golden Mile in Marbella will once again open its doors to raise funds for the Red Cross...
2 boats abandoned on Costa Blanca shores

Two boats abandoned on Costa Blanca shores

A BOAT was found abandoned in Javea’s Cova Tallada on Tuesday and two immigrants of Arab origin were later arrested. The detainees – two men...
Red Cross lifeguards report another successful summer

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...
Red Cross appeal for English speakers

Red Cross appeal for English speakers

PEDRO DOMINGUEZ, the Provincial Coordinator for European residents of the Spanish Red Cross (Cruz Roja Española) in Communidad Valencia, was the guest speaker at...
BOAT MIGRANTS LOCATED AFTER LOCAL SEARCH

Boat migrants located after local search

FIVE migrants that are believed to have arrived on a local beach have been located after a short search. The small motor boat was found...
Cerebral palsy boy has wheelchair stolen

Red Cross to rescue as cerebral palsy boy’s wheelchair stolen

MEMBERS of the Cruz Roja (Red Cross) in Alicante gave a new wheelchair to the family of a young boy who had his stolen...
Local group will hold First Aid Course

U3A group to hold first aid course

THE U3A (University of the Third Age) Vall del Pop group, a self-help organisation for people no longer in full-time employment, covers the many...
No rest for the local police

Local police release trapped driver and passenger from ‘flipped’ car

JAVEA'S Policia Local attended to a car accident on on Carrer de la Noguera earlier this week. A car had flipped on its side on...
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Dolphin found dead on beach in Denia

A YOUNG dolphin was found dead on the beach in Denia. The dolphin weighed nearly 60 kilos and was 1.84 metres long. Vets and researchers from...
Marina Nou Fontana

Boat explosion leaves couple with burns

A MAN and a woman were left with burns after their boat exploded at the Marina Nou Fontana on the Arenal beach in Javea. The...
Bull Running

Three men gored in Pamplona opening run

THREE MEN were gored during the opening run of Pamplona's bull-running festival, the Red Cross said last Friday, with one other reported injury during...

Boy falls into the Cova Tallada taking a selfie

A 15-year-old boy fell 10 feet into the Cova Tallada last weekend as he went to take a selfie and misjudged his footing. He fell...

Help for the most vulnerable

MIJAS’S COUNCIL has teamed up with the Red Cross to provide a “sharing experiences” workshop aimed at bringing students and companies together. The event, which...

Pregnant woman faints after assault in Javea supermarket

A MAN assaulted a group of women following a disagreement on Monday morning in a Javea supermarket. One of the women was six-and-a-half months...

Ariana Grande, Justin Bieber and Katy Perry to headline concert for Manchester victims

ARIANA Grande, Justin Bieber and Katy Perry will headline a star-studded concert in Manchester on Sunday to benefit victims of the suicide bombing at Grande's...

Red Cross applicants put through their paces on the Arenal

OVER THE bank holiday weekend, the provincial office of the Red Cross conducted recruitment tests in Javea on the Arenal beach, with over 100...

Annual Moftag Spring Fayre in Calpe

THE DELFIN Square in Calpe will play host to the Moftag Annual Spring Fayre on Saturday May 13. Moftag, a women’s group in Calpe have...

More immigrants rescued off Cabo de Palos

THE MARITIME service department of the Guardia Civil in conjunction with Spanish coastguards rescued a boat in Cartagena waters with ten immigrants on board...

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Chaos at Malaga Airport’s passport control causes outrage

ALTHOUGH passengers arrived at Malaga Airport on time and passed through security checks quickly, they were horrified to discover huge queues at passport control...

Spain’s Fiancés of Death

THE Spanish Legion is an elite unit of the Spanish Army and was founded as the Tercio de Extranjeros. The Legion was formed by royal...

Costa Blanca Nigel through stage one in brain tumour battle

THE ‘Strength for Nigel’ Facebook page was jam-packed full of good wishes and crossed fingers throughout the day on Wednesday as 10-year-old Nigel Watson...

Fiesta bonfire ban for Torrevieja’s beaches

JUST three days before they are due to take place, Torrevieja’s Councillor with responsibility for the municipality’s beaches, Javier Manzanares, has reportedly announced that...

Security increased in Benalmadena for festival season

THE town of Benalmadena is employing seven new security operatives to work with the Local Police for the summer. Mayor Victor Navas explained that although...

Ex-Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy spotted in Santa Pola

FORMER prime minister of Spain, Mariano Rajoy, has been seen in the Costa Blanca resort of Santa Pola. It is understood he has returned to...

Fuengirola to receive ‘Platinum Broom’ award for clean streets

FUENGIROLA has been chosen to receive the ‘Platinum Broom’ award from by the Technical Association for the Management of Waste and Environment (ATEGRUS), for...

CALPE: A part of British Second World War history

A PART of Calpe’s maritime history is currently being turned into a television documentary. RTVE director, Fernando Navarette, is in the municipality filming scenes for...

Swearing allegiance to the Spanish Constitution and Monarch in Marbella

HUNDREDS of people congregated in Marbella over the weekend to swear allegiance to Spain by kissing the Spanish flag. This formal event referred to as...

Man arrested in Costa Blanca for not returning Madrid rental car

A man has been arrested in Elche after taking a hire car and not returning it for two weeks. He was detained in a hotel...

San Juan to light up La Salida beach

RAFAEL PIÑA, deputy mayor of San Pedro Alcantara, has given an introduction to preparations for the San Juan festival in Marbella. Celebrations are set...

Near miss for Ryanair flight to Costa Blanca

LAST Monday evening, Ryanair flight 8028 from Stansted to Murcia San Javier, was involved in what could have been a near miss incident. The already...

Estepona announce €15 million budget for new hospital

ESTEPONA Council has announced that a third of its €15 million budget for the new state of the art hospital has been spent on...

Javea turns lavender over a year after blaze

AROUND 18 months ago, the area was completely destroyed by fire. However, thanks to the miracle of nature, the hillside that overlooks the...