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16 wins in a row for Madrid

REAL MADRID made it 16 wins in a row when they overcame Malaga 1-2 at La Rosaleda. Goals from Welshman Gareth Bale and Karim...
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Slim pickings a welcome boost

MEXICAN telecommunications magnate Carlos Slim – once the world’s richest man – has agreed to take control of Spain’s debt-ridden construction company, FCC. Slim...
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Father will search for body if police don’t

THE father of a murdered Sevilla girl has complained that policemen have not looked everywhere they should have done to find her body. Antonio...

Special guest pays a visit

Yorkshire Linen welcomed a very special guest through their doors as Father Christmas paid a visit. He made a window in his very busy...
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Spanish ‘good thief’ convicted

A THIEF that helped police arrest a child molester has been sentenced to six months jail, but had the term suspended. A Spanish court...
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Cameron gets tough on immigration

BRITISH Prime Minister David Cameron has proposed that immigrants from the European Union, including Spain, flocking to the UK for a better life will...

Brassed off by copper thieves

NEARLY every handle has disappeared from the street doors to apartment buildings in Alicante city’s Calle del Teatro. “In just one night they took...

Black Friday brings ‘predictable’ mayhem

VIOLENCE and chaos broke out in stores across the UK on Black Friday (November 28) as shoppers caused mayhem while hunting for bargains. Police...

Floods strike Costa del Sol

  THE torrential rains that hit the Costa del Sol  last night (Thursday November 27) continued wreaking havoc and caused serious damages during the...
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Spanish in running for team of the year

FOUR Spaniards have been shortlisted for a prestigious ‘team of the year’ award as chosen by their peers. Barcelona’s Andres Iniesta and Xavi, Chelsea’s...
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Benalmadena deputy mayor sacked

THE mayor of Benalmadena has removed her first deputy and Puerto Marina’s manager from office. Paloma Garcia Galvez, Mayor of Benalmadena and president of...

Lower your heating bills

FOR many people who move to Spain from Northern Europe, one of the most surprising aspects of life here is the need for central...

Caravanas Sangar will open their doors to the public on 4th and 5th of...

ONCE again and for your viewing and caravanning pleasure, Caravanas Sangar are preparing for their 2014 open days! On December 4 and 5, the...

Supportive care, whatever your needs

HOW many of us have come here to live out our retirement, but are finding it increasingly hard to manage on our own? How...

Life-saving brake fluid test forms a vital part of your safety routine

MOST major manufacturers recommend changing brake fluid every 24 months. When did you last have yours changed? Making sure your brake fluid works correctly...

One of the best ‘steak houses’ of Costa del Sol

IT is just a bit more than two years ago that the excellent restaurant Longhorn opened in Benalmádena Pueblo. Since then, it has become...

The New Costa Blanca’s Got Talent to be launched at The Emerald Isle

THE Emerald Isle’s XFactor competition has been renamed and relaunched as The New Costa Blanca’s Got Talent. Starting on Monday January 12, 2015 and...

A warm welcome at Hudson’s with music to suit all tastes

HUDSON’S Bar is a comfortable, quality music bar for all ages and with our quality sound system we can play all genre of music...

Storage Solutions: Peace of mind

FOR most of us, there are items we own that are special to us, or simply vital for our lives. But what if you...

Stunning independent villa situated on Mijas Golf

Ref.: R2293634 STUNNING independent villa on Mijas Golf. This property offers on the ground floor, a lobby which takes you to a large lounge...

Experience village life in friendly, pretty Villaricos

SITUATED on Calle Las Brisas, this attractive apartment has two bedrooms, a family bathroom and a separate shower room with a large lounge and...

Be the envy of your friends

THE nights are drawing in, the colder weather has arrived, so now is the perfect time to make your house warm and cosy thanks...

A place for you and your family

THE Jacaranda is a restaurant and bar in Moraira, where a warm welcome always awaits you from Paul, Jill, Becky and Paul Junior. Jacaranda...
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We’re all off to sunny… Uganda

UGANDA is a better holiday destination than the Costas that have made Spain one of the world’s top tourism spots. At least, it is...