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UP IN SMOKE: Fuengirola firefighters demonstrate fire prevention on the Costa...

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Rockabilly band to give a live performance in Costa Blanca Spain

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Cuban musical legend stops in Costa Blanca as part of Spanish...

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TRAVELLERS are faced with travel chaos as a result of the fire that broke out at Alicante-Elche airport yesterday (January 15). The latest reports that...

Pioneering campaign in Costa Blanca to curb bad habits of dog...

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Adra police campaign to check on Costa Almeria vehicle maintenance

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COSTA ALMERIA NEWS: Local Police report rubbish dumpers trashing Vera street

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COSTA ALMERIA NEWS: Deputies call on government of Spain for more...

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Surprise trip down memory lane for Costa Almeria line dancing leader

MEMBERS of the Carrie’s Dusty Boots line dance group treated their leader and trainer Carrie Ann Earl to a fantastic surprise with an afternoon...

AXARQUIA NEWS: Beautiful trails planned for hikers in Almuñecar

Almuñecar is getting the year off to an active start, as the municipal department of sport announces 14 hiking excursions in Southern Spain. The...

Chef with Down Syndrome steals the show on Spanish television

A chef with Down Syndrome from Torre del Mar was left stunned after he got the opportunity of a lifetime. The young man was...

COSTA DEL SOL NEWS: Special deals in Fuengirola for Valentine’s

Businesses, restaurants and hotels in Fuengirola are offering promotional packages as part of the first edition of ‘Vive Fuengirola con Amor’. The event that...

BIRD’S-EYE VIEW: Stunning aqueduct in la Axarquia

The Puente del Águila (Eagle Bridge) is jewel of Spanish architecture. The functioning aqueduct was built in the nineteenth century and is located to...

AXARQUIA NEWS: Nerja residents left stunned after wild boars ‘tour’ the...

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Sexual exploitation of vulnerable minors uncovered in Spain’s Mallorca

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Mallorca News Top Story: Boost for Brexit in Calvià, Mallorca

THE City Council of Calvià in Mallorca, Spain, have revealed that they will allocate 167% more money for the promotion of tourism in the...

Mallorca News Top Story: Mallorca joins the Madrid Fusion International Summit

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Mallorca News Top Story: Man arrested for gender violence after threatening...

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Mallorca News Top Story: Palma City Council launch new campaign for...

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Identical twins arrested in Spain after one sat driving test exam...

TWO identical twins have been arrested after one of them took the place of his brother for a driving licence examination in Spain.  The investigation...

Colombian cocaine smuggling ring that got €3 million into debt broken...

A COCAINE smuggling ring that was bringing large quantities of the drug to the Canary Islands has been broken up.  After 12 months of investigation,...

Sunbathers help migrants washed up on beach in Gran Canaria, Spain

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Upper Rock Picnic sites refurbished in Gibraltar

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Sea Gulls poisoned on the Rock of Gibraltar

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Gibraltar denies lack of cooperation with Spain over tobacco smuggling

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INVESTMENT GAME: Hotel investments in Spain drop by 51 per cent

Hotel investment in Spain dropped in 2019, following two years of record-breaking figures. The numbers are in, and they reveal that investment in the...

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