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Danish ex-wife killer caught in Spain after murder in Belgium

LEONARDUS LEI BEAUMONT, wanted in Belgium for his former wife’s murder, has been arrested in Calpe. Beaumont, aged 71 and of Danish nationality, was tried...

Tragic accident claims two teen lives on Spanish motorway

TWO young men and a woman aged between 17 and 18 have been killed in a car smash as they returned from a day...

Surveys reveal Spanish attitudes on smoking on World No Tobacco Day

THE results of a recent study carried out by the Institute of Health Carlos III (ISCIII) as part of World No Tobacco Day (31st...

British Consul attends launch of new Scottish company Pursuit Marketing on the Costa del...

A BRITISH company has launched on the Costa del Sol and held an event in Torremolinos to celebrate on Thursday May 23. Scotland’s Pursuit Marketing...

Supermarkets admit to using Spanish olive oil that may be killing millions of birds

SEVERAL British supermarkets have admitted that they could be selling olive oil produced in a way that kills millions of birds each year. They have...

‘GO AWAY’: Anti-tourist graffiti appears in Spain’s Granada

TOURISTS in Granada City have been greeted with messages scrawled on the walls of one neighbourhood, including ‘go away’. Pictures show several messages which appeared...

Brits prepare for flight delays this weekend as English fans travel to Madrid

This Saturday the UEFA Champions League Final will be held in Madrid, with two English teams Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur battling it out to...

Video found of Spanish woman slapping baby after she posted the 11 month old...

A WOMAN who caused outrage in Spain by posting a video of her 11-month-old baby smoking a cigarette has apologised. But another video has now...

Decaying bodies of a Finnish couple found in the Spanish town of Mijas

The bodies were found in an apartment in the Las Lagunas area of Mijas after authorities were alerted to the location by a local...

Spain claims it was not forewarned of British naval boat live firing exercise off...

BRITAIN’S Royal Navy did not warn Spanish maritime authorities about an exercise conducted off Gibraltar using live fire, according to Spain’s military. Spanish military sources...

Man in Alicante bitten by Spider that is more venomous than a cobra

A MAN was hospitalised for 10 days in Spain after being bitten by a spider whose venom is 15 times more toxic than that...

Spanish trade union calls for investigation into delivery rider’s death in Barcelona

A TRADE UNION has called on Catalan prosecutors to launch an investigation into the death of a worker for a delivery start-up in Barcelona. UGT...

Spanish bullfighter says men cannot see sex videos without sharing them after ‘revenge porn’...

COMMENTS from a Spanish bullfighter about a woman who featured in a widely-shared sex video’s suicide have been criticised after he suggested men cannot...

Former North Korean ambassador to Spain ‘executed’

NORTH KOREA’S former ambassador to Spain has been executed after a failed summit with Donald Trump, according to reports. South Korea’s Chonsu newspaper reported that...

Alleged drug driver responsible for Guardia Civil death arrested in Jerez, Spain

THE driver was travelling in a white Peugeot with French plates and had been asked to stop but failed to comply. The detained fled...

Environmental groups planning nationwide cleanup across Spain with thousands of volunteers in June

THOUSANDS of volunteers are set to clear rubbish from natural areas across Spain on Saturday June 15. The One Metre Squared by Nature cleanup is...

Private jet careers off runway at Spanish airport

A PRIVATE jet from Amsterdam ran off the runway when coming in to land at Alicante airport at 2pm this afternoon. Early reports claimed that...

Spain controls much of Europe and Africa in online Third World War computer simulation

SPAIN has so far conquered much of Europe and most of Africa in computer software programme to simulate a fantasy future conflict. WorldWarBot 2020 has...

Happy ending for German Shepherd rescued from Spanish pool

IT WAS a happy ending for a dog which found itself stuck at the bottom of an irrigation pond. Guardia Civil rescued the exhausted German...

European Parliament denies pass to ex Catalan President and new MEP Carles Puidgemont

THE European Parliament has refused to give a provisional pass to the former president of Cataluña days after he was elected as an MEP. Carles...

Spanish police warn against “game of death”

SPANISH police are warning parents to watch out for a potentially lethal “game of death” spotted in schools. Youngsters are taping scenes where one child...

Grieving father arrested for threatening doctor in Spain

POLICE arrested the grieving father of a child cancer victim for threatening a doctor and criminal damage. The paediatric oncologist had been treating the man’s...

Pink Ladies hold Walk For Life on Costa Blanca in aid of AECC cancer...

THE annual Pink Ladies “Walk For life” takes place on Sunday (June 2) in Playa Flamenca Promenade in Orihuela Costa to raise funds for...

Costa del Sol 30 May – 5 June 2019 Issue 1769

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