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Rajoy calls for yes vote and ‘new government’ in Greece

PRIME MINISTER Mariano Rajoy has stated his support for a new government in Greece, the first European leader to back a regime change in...
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EU to curtail roaming charges

GOOD news for future holidaymakers – roaming charges in the European Union should be a thing of the past by the summer of 2017.The...

Creative Concrete can transform your garden or communal area

NOW is the time to get your garden in order, ready to enjoy throughout the summer months and there is no better way to...

The best possible service from Llanos de Rosa

MANOLO and Mercedes at Llanos de Rosa Kennels would like to thank all their clients, old and new, for their custom.In an aim to...
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Spanglish Hire: Moving made easy

MOVING can be a tiresome and stressful event and with this in mind it is always best to seek advice from the professionals.Spanglish Hire...
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The best laid plans…

You have planned for every possible situation. You always have. You’ve been known as a planner since you were a kid. Now you’re an...
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Europe considers Greek request for third bailout

EU leaders will meet tonight at 7pm (Spanish time) to discuss a request from the Greek government, made this afternoon, for a new bailout.Without...
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King of Spain visits Mexico

SPANISH royals are talking politics and taking in the sights on a three-day trip in Mexico, the first official state visit to Latin America...
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Owner pays price over Alicante flat used for prostitution

THE owner of an apartment in a building in Avenida Maisonnave in Alicante has been banned from renting it out for a period of...
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Alicante population aging, despite recovery in birth rate

NEW statistics have revealed that although the fall in birth rates in Alicante Province has slowed down, the population in the area is still...
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Malaga expects poor table olive crop

AROUND 33 million kilos of table olives are expected to be collected in Malaga Province in September, 40 per cent less than usual.According to...
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Jazz it up in Inca

JAZZ lovers are welcomed at the new edition of Inca’s jazz festival, ‘Incajazz’.This year’s event, scheduled to take place between July 5 and 26...

Pago de Guerra’s access to be improved

THE Pago de Guerra in la Herradura district of Almuñecar will soon be more accessible to all its residents.The entrance to this area from...
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Music at every corner in Salobreña

EVERY corner of Salobreña will be touched by music as the festival ‘Musica En Los Rincones’ returns to the village.After a hiatus, this music...
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Love, life and murder for Almeria-set series ‘Mar de Plastico’

SHOOTING has finished for the time being on Antena 3’s new thriller 'Mar de Plastico.'The plastic sea that the title refers to is, of...
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Elche needs more officers, says councillor

ELCHE urgently needs more Local Police officers to cover holidays and ensure smooth service over the summer period, Security Councillor Cristina Martinez has announced.Martinez...
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Cullera steps back in time to star as 1960s Benidorm

FILMING for the prequel movie to the popular Spanish series L’Alqueria Blanca featuring the adventures of four young men in Benidorm concluded on Friday...
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BBC Three scrapped to go straight to internet

BBC THREE will become an online-only channel, the BBC Trust having backed plans to cease its broadcast despite a high profile campaign to save...
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Marbella buyer wins back €11,000 deposit

A MARBELLA woman has finally got her €11,000 deposit back after a 10-year wait for a new house, which turned out not to be...

The Luvvies serve up success in Arboleas with Dinnerladies adaptation

THE weekend of June 26 – 28 at the Teatro Pedro Gilabert in Arboleas was the culmination of a great deal of effort by...
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UPDATE: John Noakes found after going missing from Mallorca home

JOHN NOAKES, who went missing this morning from his home in Andratx, has been found. A large search deployment launched in the area found...
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Gibraltar’s long-distance runners in golden form

THE Gibraltar team didn’t have to wait long to celebrate at the Island Games, currently taking place in Jersey, picking up gold in the...

Podemos declare support for Greek referendum call

SPANISH left-wingers Podemos have issued a statement giving their full backing to the Greek government of Syriza, and lambasting the leaders of Europe for...
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Algorfa local heroes put forward for decoration

TWO Local Police officers from Algorfa will be put forward for decoration after rescuing a man from 20 metres above a motorway, putting their...