Costa Blanca North 6 – 12 March 2014 Issue 1496

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Costa Blanca North 6 - 12 March 2014 Issue 1496


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The Spanish King Felipe is all set for his visit to...

KING FELIPE’S visit to Cuba in November is still on, said Foreign Minister, Josep Borrell.The visit by Felipe and his wife Letizia would have...

Spanish pensioners poor ranking for retirement security

SPANISH pensioners have one of the lowest levels of retirement security in the Eurozone, according to the latest Global Retirement Index.The Natixis Investment Managers’...

Spanish Politics you can count me out

AS elections loom, 112,000 voters have ensured that they will not receive party propaganda.No sooner was the November 10 date confirmed than a social...

Over 1000 Amazon Workers Join Global Climate Strike Today

Retailers are joining the Global Climate Strike which kicks off today, to show their support for young climate strikers and demand an end to the...

Brutal attack on young couple in Cordoba

A YOUNG man has died after he and his girlfriend suffered a brutal attack in the early hours of Friday morning in Cordoba.The couple,...

Crisis Hit Travel Company Thomas Cook Issue Statement

 We broke the story here in Spain at the Euro Weekly News of crisis hit Travel agent Thomas Cook on the verge of collapse.Thomas...

Crisis Hit Travel Company Thomas Cook Issue Statement

 We broke the story here in Spain at the Euro Weekly News of crisis hit Travel agent Thomas Cook on the verge of collapse.Thomas...

CDS battery explodes in firemans face

A FIREFIGHTER has suffered burns to his face, neck and arms after a battery exploded.He was cleaning and maintaining fire engines at the Las...

Man in Malaga ‘financed his wife’ to become a jihadist

A TRIAL is set to start of a green grocer accused of financing his wife to travel to Syria and join Daesh (ISIS).Prosecutors are...

Welsh Ex Pats Up In Arms

The Welsh are a very patriotic race especially when it comes to their National rugby team, with a large contingent of  Welsh Ex Pats...

Counting the cost in Andalucia after the destruction caused by the...

ANDALUCIA has been left counting the cost of the storms that swept the region. The regional government has already set up an emergency fund of...

Mystery Surrounds Suspected Mijas Bridge Jumper

Yesterday we reported breaking news of a suspected suicide jumper off a road bridge in Mijas Costa.   Police are holding a full investigation to the...

Crisis Hit Travel Company Thomas Cook Issue Statement

 We broke the story here in Spain at the Euro Weekly News of crisis hit Travel agent Thomas Cook on the verge of collapse.Thomas...

The Ayuntamiento Los Montesinos Warn Of Fake Raffle Tickets

The Ayuntamiento Los Montesinos have warned of unscrupulous sellers of fake raffle tickets claiming funds will benefit of those people affected by the recent...

Locals Line Streets To Thank Spanish Military Emergency Services

Locals lined the streets to thank both the Spanish Military & Emergency services of the Los Alcázares region.   After the recent storms, the clean up...

Moans over drones

THE owners of the unauthorised drones increasingly seen over Teulada-Moraira risk €225,000 fines.Drones are covered by specific regulations and there have been numerous complaints...

Guardian Angels Or A Hinderance?

 A spokesperson from the Catalan Regional Police Force, the Mossos d’Esquadra made an announcement yesterday stating    “The so-called citizen patrols who go after pickpockets on the Barcelona...

Interpol Detect Foreign Terrorist Fighters In The Mediterranean

INTERPOL has detected more than 12 suspected "foreign terrorist fighters" crossing the Mediterranean Sea. The international police organisation carried out undercover searches at ports in...

Crisis Hit Travel Company Thomas Cook Issue Statement

 We broke the story here in Spain at the Euro Weekly News of crisis hit Travel agent Thomas Cook on the verge of collapse.Thomas...

The Ayuntamiento Los Montesinos Warn Of Fake Raffle Tickets

The Ayuntamiento Los Montesinos have warned of unscrupulous sellers of fake raffle tickets claiming funds will benefit of those people affected by the recent...

Locals Line Streets To Thank Spanish Military Emergency Services

Locals lined the streets to thank both the Spanish Military & Emergency services of the Los Alcázares region.   After the recent storms, the clean up...

Interpol Detect Foreign Terrorist Fighters In The Mediterranean

INTERPOL has detected more than 12 suspected "foreign terrorist fighters" crossing the Mediterranean Sea. The international police organisation carried out undercover searches at ports in...

Animal Sanctuary saved in Costa Blanca

Both a man and the animals from a local animal sanctuary have been saved. The animals were on the first floor of the flooded...

Fishy business in San Javier

ROTTEN fish washed up on the beach is reporterdly being sold to consumers.Bluefin tuna that is arriving on the coasts of Cartagena, San Javier...

Weather warning for Axarquía

With resident still recovering from last weeks torrential rains, another weather warning has been issued in the region.The State Agency of Meteorology (AEMET) has...

La Viñuela reservoir near drought level in Malaga

NEW figures show that the La Viñuela reservoir is once again close to the drought level.Despite last week’s rainfall, the lake currently sits at...

Village banks plan in Axarquia

BANKS are being called on to provide financial facilities for small communities.The PSOE of Malaga has requested a plan to ensure that smaller villages...

History pulls tourists in Velez-Malaga

A HERITAGE tourist attraction is proving a big success.The ‘Los lunes con la Arqueología’ project, which hosts talks and visits to Phoenician sites across...

Spain Prepares For Fourth General Election November 10

Caption.Credit FilckrA fourth general election seems to be heading its way in Spain.   Prime Minister Socialist Pedro Sánchez appears to have failed in a bid...

Cricket Hero Ben Stokes Smashes The Sun For Six

Caption.Credit Flickr   Ben Stokes one of England's  greatest all round cricketers of all time has gone to twitter to slam articles written about his family...

Crisis Hit Travel Company Thomas Cook Issue Statement

 We broke the story here in Spain at the Euro Weekly News of crisis hit Travel agent Thomas Cook on the verge of collapse.Thomas...

Shower of stars shines

IT was a work titled ‘Shower of Stars’ which shone brightest at Vera’s first graffiti competition.Alex Arias Avila really impressed the judges for capturing...

Interpol Detect Foreign Terrorist Fighters In The Mediterranean

INTERPOL has detected more than 12 suspected "foreign terrorist fighters" crossing the Mediterranean Sea. The international police organisation carried out undercover searches at ports in...

Major player on golf tournament map

ALMERIA is becoming a major player on the national golf tournament map.The province will host the Spanish Senior Professional Men’s Championship in December. The prestigious...

Gabriel self-confessed killer guilty of premeditated murder, jury decides

A JURY has found Ana Julia Quesada guilty of the premeditated murder of eight-year old Gabriel Cruz in Cabo de Gata in Almeria last...

Pensioner plummets seven floors while watering plants in Almeria

A PENSIONER has plummeted seven floors while watering plants at a top floor apartment in Almeria city, Spanish press is reporting.According to Spanish media,...

Baywatch wannabe in Cala Millor

A BOGUS lifeguard has been arrested in Cala Millor. The man was allegedly pretending to be a lifeguard even though he had no paperwork or...

Seaplanes to land in Pollensa

IT has been announced that Pollensa in the north of the island will become the first port in Spain where it will be possible...

Crime figures in Calvia

POLICE in Calvia can breathe a sigh of relief now that the tourist season is coming to an end and can take the time...

Truce in conflict in Santa Cantalina

A PEACE pact has been agreed by warring neighbours. The Association of Neighbours and Friends of Santa Catalina has signed an “agreement of coexistence” with...

Spain Prepares For Fourth General Election November 10

Caption.Credit FilckrA fourth general election seems to be heading its way in Spain.   Prime Minister Socialist Pedro Sánchez appears to have failed in a bid...

Stranded In Spanish Seas With No Knickers!

Caption.Credit Natalie QuinnImagine the scenario you book that dream luxury cruise that you have saved up for, it comes around to sailing and you find...

Gran Canaria Fireman suspended for speaking to press

THE President of a firefighters’ union has been suspended without pay for two days for talking to the press. Pablo Gonzalez is a working fireman...

Photographer tricked children into porn images in Spain

A PROFESSIONAL photographer has been arrested for allegedly tricking 43 children into creating pornographic material. He offered on the Internet an "artistic collaboration" consisting of...

Cricket Hero Ben Stokes Smashes The Sun For Six

Caption.Credit Flickr   Ben Stokes one of England's  greatest all round cricketers of all time has gone to twitter to slam articles written about his family...

Gran trampled by camels while on holiday in Spain left with...

WHAT SHOULD have been a fun day out, including a camel ride along the beach in Fuerteventura in the Canary Islands, turned into a...

Police intercept 800kg of cocaine in international waters near Gran Canaria

THE Guardia Civil of the Canary Island have revealed that specialist teams from the Maritime Patrol department of the Tax Agency have intercepted a...

Fugitive captured in Tenerife jailed

POLICE looking for one of Scotland’s most wanted men found a simple way of catching him.UK police tipped off their Spanish counterparts that the...

BREAKING: Gibraltar to beat the UK in holding a General Election...

BEATING Boris Johnson, the Chief Minister of Gibraltar, Fabian Picardo today (Monday) handed a request to the Governor to dissolve parliament immediately.A general election...

A few rocky moments but generally Gibraltar Calling went well

THIS year’s Gibraltar Calling Festival was held at the completely new venue of Europa Point Stadium last Saturday and Sunday and there were some...

UK Parliamentarians and Gibraltar National Day

A NUMBER of British Parliamentarians have arrived in Gibraltar today (Friday) to show their support for Gibraltar’s National Day and the right of the...

Red White and Proud: A special message to the Euro Weekly...

A SPECIAL message to readers of Euro Weekly News from the Chief Minister of Gibraltar, Fabian Picardo.Come and join us in Gibraltar for our...

Illicit tobacco worth more than €30,000 seized in Gibraltar

KEEPING up with their fight against tobacco smuggling which has caused so much angst in Spain, Gibraltar customs officers have seized 750 cartons containing...

Gibraltar will host international competitors at Special Olympics National Games

THE Special Olympics were founded in 1962 by the sister of President Kennedy and are held every two years in different parts of the...

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