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Costa del Sol’s Mijas offers grants of €3,000-€6,000 to struggling SMEs & self-employed to...

Costa del Sol’s Mijas Town hall has announced grants of between €3,000 and €6,000 for struggling SMEs (pymes) and self-employed (autonomos) as a result...

Spain’s police catch eight more Costa del Sol parents flouting family outing lockdown restrictions

Eight more parents have been caught by police today for flouting 'family outing' rules, according to Malaga's law enforcement authorities. SIX out of the eight...

USA President says Sweden is “paying heavily” for its relaxed approach after it emerged...

President Donald Trump said today "Sweden is paying heavily for not going into lockdown" adding "the United States made the right decision" after it...

Call to extend period for offering beach services on Spain’s Costa Almeria to compensate...

Cuevas de Almananzora Council has asked the Junta de Andalucia for an extension to the authorisation for offering holiday period services on the municipality’s...

Global coronavirus recoveries top one million

MORE than one million people globally have now recovered from coronavirus, according to figures from the John Hopkins University. The recovery tally represents nearly one...

Overjoyed Boris Johnson on being with fiancee for the birth of their son

An overjoyed Boris Johnson has revealed his happiness at being with fiancee Carrie at the birth of their son. THE PM, 55, spoke during his...

Major investment to help businesses adapt to lockdown de-escalation in popular holiday resort Roquetas...

ROQUETAS DE MAR Council is making €1 million available to local businesses to adapt their premises to health regulations to be established under the...

Costa del Sol & Costa Blanca expats in Spain finally find out when they...

After seven weeks of strict lockdown, expats across Spain finally find out exactly when they can leave their homes for some much-needed exercise and...

Teenager and baby found hidden in the boot of a car as flouters go...

A TEENAGER and a baby, just a few months old, were found hidden in the boot of a car during intensified State of Alarm...

President Donald Trump Amazed at US UFO Videos

US President Donald Trump is said to have been "amazed" at recent footage released by the American military showing UFOs. Trump, who has backed all...

BREAKING NEWS: France Release the Latest Coronavirus Figures

BREAKING NEWS: France Release the Latest Coronavirus Figures FRENCH health officials say there have been 289 Covid-19 deaths in the last 24 hours as hospitalisations...

WATCH: Two and a half tonne hash haul on Spain’s Costa Almeria

GUARDIA CIVIL have seized one heck of a hashish haul on an Adra beach. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BFAN-8rWbxk The anti-drug operation led to the location of 2,640 kilos of...

Football in Spain Eyes Mid-June Return as La Liga Players Will Be Coronavirus Tested...

FOOTBALL is inching close to a return in Spain with the news that La Liga clubs will be able to test players for the...

To the rescue on Spain’s Costa Almeria as boat left drifting dangerously close to...

IT was Guardia Civil to the rescue when a boat being used by professional divers working on the Dalias desalination plant ended up drifting...

BREAKING NEWS: Spain’s Government announces NEW timetable & rules outlining who can go out...

Spain’s government has announced a new timetable clearly outlining who can go out exactly when from May 2 as the country relaxes lockdown restrictions,...

UK Tourist Summer Attraction of Historic Firework Display in Spain’s Costa Blanca Could Still...

A fantastic summer firework display in a Costa Blanca city that attracts tourists from around the world, including the UK, could still be on. THE...

Calpe rewards the efforts of local children for their good behaviour and bravery during...

THE town hall is sending out 1,672 letters to Calpe children aged between three and 10. The letters contain a diploma, signed by Calpe’s mayor...

“Responsible” approach to lockdown de-escalation in Spain holiday island Mallorca to guard against backward...

MALLORCA will be taking a “sensible and responsible approach” to the lockdown de-escalation to guard against backward steps, the head of the island government...

Twenty-one Calpe households are helping to monitor the course of the coronavirus in  four...

CALPE is one of four Marina Alta towns participating in a national survey by Madrid’s Carlos III Microbiology Institute. The study commissioned by the Ministry...

Town in Spain’s Costa del Sol on Border with Gibraltar sees Huge Increase in...

THIS year sees the 150th anniversary of the founding of the town of La Linea de la Concepcion which sits on the border with...

British Holiday Favourite in Costa Blanca in Spain Wants Mass Covid-19 Testing To Get...

A British holiday favourite in the Costa Blanca area of Spain wants mass Covid-19 testing to show tourists that it will be a safe...

Huge tailbacks around Spain’s Madrid and Sevilla as police intensify controls to stop second...

Huge tailbacks around Spain's capital Madrid and Sevilla as police step up surveillance to stop weekend travel to the coast. Millions of Spaniards should currently...

Storm drain on Calpe’s La Fossa beach repaired as the aftermath of the Storm...

REPAIRS costing €88,480 were carried out on the drainage system that diverts rainwater to the La Fossa beach. Sand and concrete first had to be...

Holiday Police Blockade in Spain to Stop Madrid and Basque Tourists Getting into Costa...

POLICE in a Costa Blanca South resort have put in a strict blockade to stop tourists travelling in from the Madrid and northern Basque...