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New home for visionary Costa del Sol physiotherapist

New home for visionary Costa del Sol physiotherapist

John Smith Sep 24, 2017 Costa del Sol

AFTER 13 years in Cancelada, Bodyworks Clinic run by run by Euro Weekly News regular correspondent Estelle Mitchel is expanding and moving to San Pedro Alcantara. Although not quite finished, the...

Holiday rental scam firm based in Spain shut down

Holiday rental scam firm based in Spain shut down

Jay Emeny Sep 22, 2017 Costa Blanca North

 A HOLIDAY RENTAL COMPANY believed to be responsible for ripping off at least 150 people for an estimated €45,000 has been shut down. The firm would allegedly use photos of apartments...

Almeria Province on verge of major catastrophe

Almeria Province on verge of major catastrophe

Matthew Elliott Sep 22, 2017 Costa de Almería

MILLIONS of fruit trees could die within the week across the Almanzora Valley. An emergency irrigation request has been sent to Madrid by Almeria’s Mesa del Agua water board. If the water...

Waste dumped onto Axarquia beach squabble hits court

Waste dumped onto Axarquia beach squabble hits court

Sally Underwood Sep 22, 2017 Axarquía - Costa Tropical

A TORROX court will consider whether it is legal that raw waste is pumped onto Burriana Beach. Nerja businessman, Jorge Narvaez, wrote to the Malaga Provincial Prosecutor complaining the issue constitutes...

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Armed robbery proceeds recovered with three arrests across Spain

Armed robbery proceeds recovered with three arrests across Spain

John Smith Sep 23, 2017 Spain

AFTER genuine euro banknotes to the value of €4,770 were returned to the Bank of Spain for exchange, it was realised that the notes had come from an armed raid on an armoured van. The matter was passed to the National Police to confirm that the inks matched those used to...

EXCLUSIVE: Rhonda Ross Kendrick is her own woman

EXCLUSIVE: Rhonda Ross Kendrick is her own woman

John Smith Sep 22, 2017 Costa del Sol

ALTHOUGH not strictly within the area that this paper covers, the opportunity to interview Rhonda, the eldest daughter of Diana Ross was too great to ignore. She and her husband Rodney Kendrick are on a short tour of Europe which has taken them to France, Switzerland and Germany before making her...

Waste dumped onto Axarquia beach squabble hits court

Waste dumped onto Axarquia beach squabble hits court

Sally Underwood Sep 22, 2017 Axarquía - Costa Tropical

A TORROX court will consider whether it is legal that raw waste is pumped onto Burriana Beach. Nerja businessman, Jorge Narvaez, wrote to the Malaga Provincial Prosecutor complaining the issue constitutes a criminal offence. The prosecutor’s office in turn handed the issue over to Torrox’s courts, which also serve Nerja. Mr Narvaez, an...

Holiday rental scam firm based in Spain shut down

Holiday rental scam firm based in Spain shut down

Jay Emeny Sep 22, 2017 Costa Blanca North

 A HOLIDAY RENTAL COMPANY believed to be responsible for ripping off at least 150 people for an estimated €45,000 has been shut down. The firm would allegedly use photos of apartments they found on the internet, and publish them on different platforms online, advertising them as their own. In some cases they...

Police arrest man linked to Barcelona terror attacks

Police arrest man linked to Barcelona terror attacks

Kat Ashton Sep 22, 2017 Spain

SPANISH police have detained a man accused of link to last month’s terror attacks in Barcelona. The 24-year-old originally from Morocco, is a Spanish resident and allegedly had a close relationship to a number of those involved in the August attacks which left 16 people dead and over 130 injured. Police, who...

Almeria Province on verge of major catastrophe

Almeria Province on verge of major catastrophe

Matthew Elliott Sep 22, 2017 Costa de Almería

MILLIONS of fruit trees could die within the week across the Almanzora Valley. An emergency irrigation request has been sent to Madrid by Almeria’s Mesa del Agua water board. If the water doesn’t arrive in time an estimated four million clementine, peach, plum and nectarine trees face imminent death. Millions have already begun...

Investment in Spanish city centres reaching record levels

Investment in Spanish city centres reaching record levels

Matthew Elliott Sep 22, 2017 Property

INVESTMENT in Spain’s major city centres is approaching record levels. Top international brands are competing for prime high street properties as the wider economy reboots. A new study from real estate consultancy JLL found that €402 million was pumped into the Spanish high street in the first quarter of 2017. Much...

Bill Gates and more at Javea U3A meeting

Bill Gates and more at Javea U3A meeting

Euro Weekly News Sep 22, 2017 Costa Blanca North

JAVEA U3A will be holding its next monthly meeting on Wednesday September 27 – the first after the summer recess – and Microsoft billionaire Bill Gates will be one of the big talking points. All members are welcome to attend and it is also an opportunity for new members to sign...

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