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Brit arrested on suspicion of masked robbery

Brit arrested on suspicion of masked robbery

Benjamin Park Oct 19, 2017 Costa del Sol

A 41-YEAR-OLD British expatriate has been held in Mijas on suspicion of robbing a hotel while dressed as a character from sci-fi movie franchise Star Wars. The culprit was wearing an...

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Lucky twenty euro banknote worth €12,000 finally found near Costa Blanca

Lucky twenty euro banknote worth €12,000 finally found near Costa Blanca

Karl Smallman Oct 12, 2017 Costa Blanca South

THE most sought-after €20 banknote in Spain has been found in Murcia. Producers from the popular Spanish television programme El Hormiguero (The Anthill), put a €20 note carrying a unique serial...

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9,000 dog owners at risk of DNA fine

9,000 dog owners at risk of DNA fine

Sally Underwood Oct 19, 2017 Axarquía - Costa Tropical

MORE THAN 9,000 pet owners are at risk of being fined for failing to register their dogs’ DNA by the end of September. Animal-lovers in Rincon de la Victoria had until September 24 to register their animal on a DNA database, however only 500 of the 9,700 dogs in the area...

Theresa May and the tarnished Tories need to get their act together fast!

Theresa May and the tarnished Tories need to get their act together fast!

Nora Johnson Oct 19, 2017 Nora Johnson

Fifteen months on from the EU referendum and it’s all about ‘should she go?’, ‘should he go?’ etc. when the only thing that matters is getting Britain out of the mess it’s in and ending the uncertainty - one way or the other. Too many politicians have hijacked the Brexit vote...

Spanish Government moves to suspend Cataluña’s autonomy

Spanish Government moves to suspend Cataluña’s autonomy

Kat Ashton Oct 19, 2017 Spain

The Spanish Government will activate Article 155 of the constitution, allowing it to impose direct rule on Cataluña following the independence referendum. A spokesman for Moncloa, the Prime Minister’s residence in Madrid, confirmed the news to the media this morning (Thursday). Political leaders in Madrid and Catalonia have been in a nail-biting...

Quirónsalud offer free mammograms to mark International Breast Cancer Day

Quirónsalud offer free mammograms to mark International Breast Cancer Day

Euro Weekly News Oct 19, 2017 Spotlight

HOSPITAL Quirónsalud Torrevieja is launching a campaign to help prevent breast cancer by providing free mammograms to mark International Breast Cancer Day. Free mammograms will be offered from October 19 – 31, 2017 via pre-booked appointments. Breast cancer is the most common form of cancer in the female population in Spain, making...

Sometimes I really do lose the will to live

Sometimes I really do lose the will to live

Leapy Lee Oct 19, 2017 Leapy Lee

HAVE you noticed that since the Weinstein revelations all those ‘actors’ have suddenly become actresses again? Funny that. Another thing I wondered, amidst all this hysterical sexual abuse furore, is just how many ‘actresses’ actually succumbed to the couch and did in fact get the part, if you’ll pardon the...

One dead and 17 Brits infected following Legionnaire’s outbreak in Mallorca

One dead and 17 Brits infected following Legionnaire’s outbreak in Mallorca

Karl Smallman Oct 19, 2017 Mallorca

UK HEALTH authorities  are warning of an outbreak of Legionnaire’s disease in Palmanova on the Spanish holiday island of Mallorca. Most of the infected are recovering well but Spanish media are reporting the death of a 70-year-old British man who already had diabetes, chronic leukemia and ischemic heart disease which complicated...

Does the UK differ from Europe when it comes to gaming?

Does the UK differ from Europe when it comes to gaming?

Euro Weekly News Oct 19, 2017 UK

THE UK is a nation known for many things: crumpets and tea, cricket and rugby, Buckingham Palace and The Queen – but more than ever, the UK is moving itself towards a nation of gaming. From stats that reveal 2,175 game development companies are based in the UK, to the amount...

DECISION DAY: Cataluña ‘to declare independence’ if Spain cancels region’s autonomy

DECISION DAY: Cataluña ‘to declare independence’ if Spain cancels region’s autonomy

Karl Smallman Oct 19, 2017 Spain

SPAIN’s national government has issued a final warning to leaders in Cataluña – abandon  your independence claim or we will impose direct rule from Madrid. The central government set a deadline of today (Thursday) to resolve the political conflict caused by Catalonia's independence referendum in which a low-turnout  of residents voted...

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