Costa Blanca South

AN easyJet flight from Alicante on Spain’s Costa Blanca declared an emergency after the pilot reported smoke smells coming from the cockpit as it headed towards Manchester Airport. Flight EZY…
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…
A LORRY driver has been charged following a fatal, multi-vehicle crash on the A-7 in Murcia that left five people dead and 12 injured, three of them seriously. Witnesses said…
POLICE in the UK say they are becoming increasingly concerned for the safety of a missing person currently living in Spain. His family are worried as they have not heard…
FIVE people have died and ten were injured, three seriously, in a multi-vehicle road crash on the A-7 in Murcia according to the emergency services. The accident happened at 6.30pm…
FIREFIGHTERS in the Spanish town of Muxamel, Alicante, were called out to perform one their most unusual rescues at the weekend after a goat became trapped in a drain running…
OWNERS of a number of businesses throughout the Vega Baja have condemned the proposal of implementing a form of ‘tourist tax.’ Members of the Hotels and Tourist Association in the…
EIGHT people have been held in Murcia after 290 kilograms of cocaine were found in a shipment of oranges from Brazil. Two containers of the fruit arrived at Algeciras port,…
FIVE police officers have been sentenced to four years in prison over the death of a man in Costa Blanca. They admitted in a plea-bargain that they took Diego Perez…
A CRIME warning has been issued after expensive mobile phones and jewellery were stolen from British expatriates in Orihuela Costa on the Costa Blanca. Costa Blanca police have also held…
SUBSTANDARD conditions and poorly trained staff pose a serious threat to security at Torrevieja’s animal shelter, say trade unionists. The furious campaigners have reported the facility to the town hall.…
ARGUABLY Spain’s ‘most loved dog’ Rodeo has suffered severe injuries after being hit by a car - that has lead to a fractured leg, internal bleeding and anaemia. “Little ‘Rode’s”…
NORMAN FOWLER who fled to Spain in 2014 after being prosecuted for defrauding £21,000 (€23,500) finally admitted his guilt in a Chelmsford court. He was actually arrested by Spanish police…
A SCAM ARTIST tricked a transsexual into believing she could turn him from a man into a woman using magic as a court case continues. The Santa Pola ‘psychic medium’…
THE life-saving actions of two Guardia Civil officers at Alicante–Elche Airport have been praised after they attended an unconscious child lying on the floor. Officers spotted a ditressed, young couple…
CHET SANDHU made his mark in the crime world by smuggling the largest haul of black market steroids in Spanish history at the time, worth almost €1 million. Gurchettan Sandhu,…
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