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Reforestation call in Torrevieja

A CALL has gone out to ‘reforest’ a Torrevieja street.  Ciudadanos’s (C’s) Councillor Pilar Gomez Magan has pointed out that Calle Ramon Gallud alone has more than 65 trees missing because they...

Decapitated Head Found Inside Box That Supposedly Contained Sex Toys

THE SEASIDE RESORT of Castro Urdiales in northern Spain, has been the location of macabre discovery this past weekend. There a woman has been arrested after...

Football fundraiser in Vega Baja

SEVERAL big names from the world of Spanish football have thrown their weight behind a fund-raising scheme to repair a sports centre wrecked by...

Boris Johnson says “Gib Support Is Rock Like”

Albert Isola, Minister for Finance for Gibraltar has attended the Conservative party conference as Fabian Picardo Gibraltar PM couldn't attend as tonight he appears on TV programme question...
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Recognising Local Police

THE mayor, Ángeles Muñoz, met with members of the Local Police on their Patron Saint’s feast day in order to congratulate them on their...

Will The Queen Sack Boris?

The Queen would sack Boris Johnson as prime minister if he refused to comply with the law requiring him to seek an extension to...

BREXIT: How to book a Spanish Resident Appointment

WITH THE uncertainty of Brexit still looming, if you want to stay in Spain for more than 3 months you need to register as...

Smart, sporty moves in La Nucia

LA NUCIA intends to become the world’s first Smart Sports Tourist Destination (DTI+D). The installations at the Camilo Cano sports complex won recognition as European...

Jeremy Clarkson calls Greta Thunberg a ‘spoilt brat’ and gets expertly destroyed by his...

Outspoken Jeremy Clarkson has called in his newspaper column young climate activist Greta Thunberg a " spoilt brat"    Although Clarkson's own daughter steamed back at...

Chancellor Sajid Javid pledges to raise minimum living wage during Tory conference

THE National Living Wage it set to be raised to £10.50 for all workers over the age of 21 by 2024 as was announced...

Helen Mirren, acting royalty barefoot catwalk queen

DAME Helen Mirren was a barefoot catwalk queen at Paris Fashion Week. She might be 74 years old, but the British Oscar winner showed age...

All-seeing eyes in Alfaz

ALL Alfaz councillors voted unanimously to extend the town’s network of CCTV security cameras. Three new cameras will be installed in Avenida Olaf V de...

Dana boyfriend faces prison after fresh evidence found

JAIL time looks increasingly likely for the boyfriend of Dana Leonte after more evidence emerges. The boyfriend of missing Romanian Dana Leonte is expected to...

A mine of information at the Sierra Helada national park

THE Sierra Helada national park organised a conducted tour specifically aimed at children. Alfaz town hall’s Environment department and the Villa Romana open-air museum in...
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Hit and run with no licence in Denia

A 38-YEAR-OLD man was seriously injured in a hit and run accident in Javea. The man, a gardener who had just finished his day’s work,...

BREAKING NEWS Cardiff City Ordered To Pay For Dead Player

Fifa has just ruled the Welsh football club must pay Nantes football club for dead 15 million pound striker. Cardiff City had tried to welch...

Top award for Almax inventor

CALPE’S “Jaume Pastor i Fluixa 9 d’Octubre Award” goes this year to Jacinto Moragues Mauri. Members of the town hall’s Awards Assessment Committee voted...

After Thomas Cook Fiasco 500 Spanish Hotels Face Closure

Juan Molas, head of Spain's Confederation of Hotels and Tourist Accommodation, told business daily Cinco Dias.   "There are 500 hotels which are going to close immediately...
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Up and running by January in Denia

DENIA’S municipal sports stadium is to be rebuilt and should reopen in January. Last month’s gota fria - now more frequently referred to as a...

Scouring for Queen’s Baths

ENCROACHING vegetation and the passing of time are the Baños de la Reina’s principal challenges. Experts from Alebus Patrimonio Historico, who began surveying the site...

Programme let off the hook

FRANCO’S grandchildren cannot sue over alleged slurs on their grandfather’s reputation, a judge ruled. Gonzalo Salgado, an investigating judge in Alcobendas (Madrid), said the plaintiffs...

The more the merrier in Madrid

MADRID’S regional government will class families with two children as a “familia numerosa.” In Franco’s time a family with four or more children was officially...

All you need to know and do before moving to the UK

The UK is one of the world’s most popular places, so it will come as no surprise that vast numbers of people want to...

Cabinet Rift Over British Jihadist Children

According to the Daily Mail newspaper today there is a rift in the Cabinet over the repatriation of British Jihadist children.   According to British intelligence...