Costa Blanca South Edition

News in Brief – Costa Blanca South

Happy events THIRTEEN Chorlitejo Patinegro (Kentish Plover) chicks have hatched in Torrevieja’s municipal nature site, Molino del Agua, following special measures introduced to protect...

Opera on the beach

OPERAS from Madrid’s Teatro Real will be retransmitted on the esplanade at Playa Flamenca this summer. There will also be live concerts by local musicians,...

Take them with you

ELCHE city hall is asking families not to leave pets behind when they set off on their holidays. “They are part of your family.  Be...

A clean, green, sustainable festival

TORREVIEJA’s Brilla Festival between August 1 and 7 will be sustainable as well as brilliant. During its seven days, the “boutique” festival will use only...

Health centre battle won

GRAN ALACANT’S primary care health centre will remain open until 9pm throughout the summer. Despite having its own municipal office, Gran Alacant belongs to Santa...

Low-key celebration for Orihuela

ORIHUELA had to forego most of the annual Dia del Pajaro celebrations again this year owing to Covid restrictions. There could be only a short...

Spangles are back!

AFTER eighteen long months, Spangles performed again at La Torre Golf Resort in Roldan (Murcia). “It was the best feeling ever to stand together and...

Rojales Pantomime Group is recruiting

THE Rojales Pantomime Group are raring to get up and running again after not being able to perfrom the last two panto seasons due...

On the buses in San Fulgencio

SAN FULGENCIO’S Tourism and Markets councillor, Darren Parmenter, announced a twice-weekly bus service linking central San Fulgencio and the urbanisations. The buses run on Tuesdays...

Sierra de Cadiz Rally confirmed to take place in September

SIERRA DE CADIZ RALLY has been confirmed and will take place on September 17 and 18 over four timed stages The Sierra de Cadiz Rally...

Quirónsalud Marbella implements the Teledermatology Service with diagnosis delivery in 24-48...

The Quirónsalud Marbella Hospital has announced the start-up of a Teledermatology Service that guarantees the evaluation of dermatological lesions by a specialist within 24...

What do your pets need while you are away from home?

What do your pets need while you are away from home? If you are planning a trip later this year you still need to plan...

How to detect a urinary tract problem in your dog or...

HERE are some signs that may lead you to think that your dog or cat has a urinary tract problem: Change in urine colour...

Spain will need to install 340,000 electric car charging points by...

SPAIN will need to install a network of around 340,000 charging points for electric cars to comply with the EU's requirement of a fleet...

Roman Oasis is back!

YOU didn’t honestly think he’d retire for long did you? Paul Hickling stood in the restaurant a year later and thought how sad it was...

Road test: The British MG5 EV really is a great package

MG was an iconic British car, but in terms of new models is now an iconic British badge. The MG5 EV really is a...

Five tips to take care of your heart in summer

Failure to comply with cardiovascular treatments increases by 20% during the summer and can cause the patient to suffer heart and cerebrovascular problems, a...

Send us your photos and get our readers guessing where they...

AT Euro Weekly News, we want to see your corner of Spain and show it to the rest of our readers too! Send us...

Adriana Cerezo, aged 17, wins Spain’s first 2020 Olympics medal

ADRIANA CEREZO, aged 17, has won a silver medal in the taekwondo event, Spain's first medal of the 2020 Olympic Games Adriana Cerezo, from Madrid,...

Football manager Joey Barton to appear in court over alleged assault...

Football manager Joey Barton has been charged with attacking his wife and is due to appear in court on Monday. The ex-Premier League ace is...

Typhoon ‘In-Fa’ is heading towards Tokyo and the Olympics

TYPHOON 'In-Fa' is reported to be heading towards Tokyo Bay where several of the 2020 Olympics water-based events are due to take place The Pacific...

Antoine Griezmann hints at playing for France at Paris 2024

France's World Cup winner Antoine Griezmann sent a message of support to the French Olympic team and suggested he would be available for the...

Community Shield at Wembley on August 7 will allow 90,000 fans

COMMUNITY SHIELD between Leicester City and Manchester City on August 7 at Wembley Stadium is to be allowed a 100 per cent capacity of...

Naomi Osaka lights the Olympic flame to declare Tokyo 2020 Olympics...

NAOMI OSAKA lights the Olympic flame to declare Tokyo 2020 Olympics open Japan's 23-year-old four-time tennis Grand Slam champion, Naomi Osaka, was today, Friday, July...

Djokovic confident ahead of Tokyo 2020 campaign

World No.1 Novak Djokovic feels confident ahead of his Tokyo 2020 campaign, “I feel ready to perform at my best.” “I feel great physically and...

Australia and New Zealand pull out of Rugby League World Cup

Australia and New Zealand have decided to pull out of the upcoming Rugby League World Cup which is being held in England this Autumn Australia...

Spain start their Olympic football campaign with a draw

Spain start with a poor goalless draw against Egypt in their men's Olympic football campaign  Spain opened their Olympic Group C campaign on Thursday, July...

Government announces plan to continue sell down of NatWest Group

The government intends to sell part of its shareholding in NatWest Group, formerly the Royal Bank of Scotland Group, through a trading plan. The trading...

Truth about the fintech scandal comes out as Wirecard declares insolvency

The truth about the fintech scandal comes out as Wirecard declares insolvency. Financial technology is having a moment right now. As COVID-19 pushes more businesses...

The jewellery and lifestyle brand Apodemia opens in Malaga

THE jewellery and lifestyle firm Apodemia, founded by Jimena Von Knobloch and Jaime Landeta, announced this Monday, July 12, its opening on Calle Larios in...

EU approves huge insurance company merger

The EU, under the EU Merger Regulation, the acquisition of Willis Towers Watson (WTW) by Aon. The approval is conditional on full compliance with a...

European Commission proposes new Green Bond Standard

The European Green Bond Standard (EUGBS) proposal, adopted on July 6, will create a high-quality voluntary standard for bonds financing sustainable investment. These initiatives highlight...

El Corte Inglés buys the Sanchez Romero supermarket chain

EL CORTE INGLÉS  buys the Sanchez Romero supermarket chain. The purchase of the Madrid supermarket chain is El Corte Inglés' aim of becoming the leader...

El Corte Inglés takes over Madrid based gourmet food business

LOOKING to increase overall profitability this year, El Corte Inglés takes over Madrid based gourmet food business. IN a short statement released on July 1,...

Currency outlook: Hawkish Fed turbocharges USD, delay rocks GBP

Currency outlook: Hawkish Fed turbocharges the US dollar, Reopening delay rocks the pound Euro EUR/GBP: Down from £0.86 to £0.85 EUR/USD: Down from $1.22 to $1.19 The...

Has the Pandemic Changed International Wire Transfers?

The coronavirus pandemic hit many industries hard. Airlines received bailouts while cruise lines raised billions through bond sales. Similarly, the money transfer industry was...

Do you feel like you are making progress by columnist Rob...

DO you feel you are making progress in your life or feel as though you are just treading water to stay afloat whilst tackling...

Be aware: summertime brings out the good but also the bad

It’s funny the things that come up in conversation, particularly at this time of year.  Summertime brings sunshine, which evokes smiles and joy, visits...

A close encounter of the political kind By columnist Nora Johnson

A close encounter of the political kind After decades of doing everything possible to keep reported UFO sightings secret, the Pentagon has changed tack. According to...

Claim after the purchase of a property when there is surface...

IN today’s article we are going to talk about whether it is possible to claim, after the purchase of a property, when there is...

More about club ownership and the assets they have in the...

Q.- I saw your EWN piece on club ownership and the assets in the bank belonging to the club signatories and not to the...

My whole life is flashing past! By columnist Mike Senker

THE world we live in today makes these articles almost write themselves unless you are dumb enough to believe everything that is being fed...

What do your pets need while you are away from home?

What do your pets need while you are away from home? If you are planning a trip later this year you still need to plan...

Well, good luck with that one! – By columnist Leapy Lee

WELL, I hope the woke wallies that encouraged the introduction of an act of such provocative propaganda into our national sport are pleased with...

The importance of Christian names by columnist David Worboys

I am fascinated by the surnames (or family names) that we inherit at birth but also by Christian names bestowed upon us shortly afterwards. Many...

Almeria City Hall takes delivery of its new fire engine

ALMERIA City Hall has a new fire engine as part of a deal struck between the mayor and the president of the Almeria Port...

Sierra de Cadiz Rally confirmed to take place in September

SIERRA DE CADIZ RALLY has been confirmed and will take place on September 17 and 18 over four timed stages The Sierra de Cadiz Rally...

Two Spanish Navy ships show eight positive cases of coronavirus

The crews of two Spanish Navy ships docked in the Rota naval base in Cadiz have undergone screening and returned eight positive cases of...

Spanish Navy’s new S-81 Isaac Peral submarine is progressing on schedule

SPANISH NAVY'S new S-81 Isaac Peral submarine has had more tests and equipment installed, and is progressing on schedule Work on the Spanish Navy's S-81...

Visit the famous old flour mills in Sevilla province

VISIT Alcala de Guadaira and take a tour of the famous old flour mills that have existed in Sevilla province since Roman times Alcala de...

Spain in world’s top 20 countries most affected by phishing attacks

SPAIN is reportedly among the top 20 countries in the world most affected by phishing attacks According to Kaspersky, during a study conducted by the...

Alert in Europe over detection of ethylene oxide in ice cream

Alert in Europe over the detection of banned chemical ethylene oxide in batches of ice cream At the end of June, the Spanish Agency for...

Adriana Cerezo, aged 17, wins Spain’s first 2020 Olympics medal

ADRIANA CEREZO, aged 17, has won a silver medal in the taekwondo event, Spain's first medal of the 2020 Olympic Games Adriana Cerezo, from Madrid,...

Spain surpasses the United Kingdom and the United States with percentage...

Spain has surpassed the United Kingdom and the United States with the percentage of fully vaccinated people. Spain has now surpassed the United Kingdom and...

Football manager Joey Barton to appear in court over alleged assault...

Football manager Joey Barton has been charged with attacking his wife and is due to appear in court on Monday. The ex-Premier League ace is...

Four children rushed to hospital after Northern Ireland fairground ride collapses

Four children were rushed to the hospital after a Northern Ireland fairground ride collapsed. Four children have been rushed to hospital after a funfair ride...
Britons vow to boycott EU goods after M&S shipments destroyed

Britons vow to boycott EU goods after M&S shipments destroyed

Britons have vowed to boycott EU goods after some M&S food shipments to Ireland had to be destroyed. Britons furious over the massive food waste...
Ryanair

Spain’s Supreme Court overrules some ‘unfair’ Ryanair luggage rules

Spain's Supreme Court overrules some 'unfair' Ryanair luggage rules. Spain's Supreme Court has deemed unfair Ryanair's luggage rules, under which the budget carrier could legally...

Holly Willoughby says she keeps new TV husband Bradley Walsh ‘in...

Holly Willoughby says she keeps new TV husband Bradley Walsh ‘in check’ during filming of Take Off With Bradley & Holly. Holly will be appearing...

Piers Morgan says he caught Covid at the Euro 2020 final...

Piers Morgan says he caught Covid at the Wembley Euro 2020 final even after being double jabbed. Piers says he got the potentially deadly coronavirus...

Border Bedlam as Heathrow arrivals queue for ‘three hours’

Border Bedlam as Heathrow arrivals queue for 'three hours' as e-gates are closed, on what is set to be Heathrow’s busiest weekend of the...
Sadiq Khan urges Johnson to change isolation rules

Sadiq Khan urges Johnson to change isolation rules

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has urged Boris Johnson to end self-isolation for those who are fully vaccinated and have come into contact with...

Prince Harry signs £29million FOUR book deal with 2nd book to...

Prince Harry has signed an estimated £29million FOUR book deal with the 2nd book expected to be released after the Queen’s death. PRINCE HARRY is...

Typhoon ‘In-Fa’ is heading towards Tokyo and the Olympics

TYPHOON 'In-Fa' is reported to be heading towards Tokyo Bay where several of the 2020 Olympics water-based events are due to take place The Pacific...
Britons vow to boycott EU goods after M&S shipments destroyed

Britons vow to boycott EU goods after M&S shipments destroyed

Britons have vowed to boycott EU goods after some M&S food shipments to Ireland had to be destroyed. Britons furious over the massive food waste...
Ryanair

Spain’s Supreme Court overrules some ‘unfair’ Ryanair luggage rules

Spain's Supreme Court overrules some 'unfair' Ryanair luggage rules. Spain's Supreme Court has deemed unfair Ryanair's luggage rules, under which the budget carrier could legally...

Vaccine inequity undermining global economic recovery

Covid-19 vaccine inequity will have a lasting and profound impact on socio-economic recovery in low- and lower-middle income countries without urgent action to boost...

NASA Perseverance Mars rover to acquire first sample

NASA is making final preparations for its Perseverance Mars rover to collect its first-ever sample of Martian rock, which future planned missions will transport...

Geraint Thomas abandons Team GB Olympics road race

Team GB's Geraint Thomas pulls out of the men's Olympic road race after a crash. Team GB’s hopes of a medal in cycling came to...

Last group of youths confined to quarantine in Malta return to...

The last group of youths confined to quarantine in Malta return to Spain after being quarantined in a covid outbreak. After several hours of nervousness...

Pedro Sanchez talks tech in Silicon Valley with Apple boss Tim...

Pedro Sanchez met for talks tech in Silicon Valley with Apple boss Tim Cook on the last leg of his economic tour. The President of...

Exhaustion leads to nurse giving woman ’empty vaccination’

Exhaustion led to a nurse in Malayasia giving a woman an 'empty vaccination'. Two other people were given an extra dose over fears they had...

Almeria City Hall takes delivery of its new fire engine

ALMERIA City Hall has a new fire engine as part of a deal struck between the mayor and the president of the Almeria Port...

Sierra de Cadiz Rally confirmed to take place in September

SIERRA DE CADIZ RALLY has been confirmed and will take place on September 17 and 18 over four timed stages The Sierra de Cadiz Rally...

Two Spanish Navy ships show eight positive cases of coronavirus

The crews of two Spanish Navy ships docked in the Rota naval base in Cadiz have undergone screening and returned eight positive cases of...

Spanish Navy’s new S-81 Isaac Peral submarine is progressing on schedule

SPANISH NAVY'S new S-81 Isaac Peral submarine has had more tests and equipment installed, and is progressing on schedule Work on the Spanish Navy's S-81...

Visit the famous old flour mills in Sevilla province

VISIT Alcala de Guadaira and take a tour of the famous old flour mills that have existed in Sevilla province since Roman times Alcala de...

Spain in world’s top 20 countries most affected by phishing attacks

SPAIN is reportedly among the top 20 countries in the world most affected by phishing attacks According to Kaspersky, during a study conducted by the...

Alert in Europe over detection of ethylene oxide in ice cream

Alert in Europe over the detection of banned chemical ethylene oxide in batches of ice cream At the end of June, the Spanish Agency for...

Adriana Cerezo, aged 17, wins Spain’s first 2020 Olympics medal

ADRIANA CEREZO, aged 17, has won a silver medal in the taekwondo event, Spain's first medal of the 2020 Olympic Games Adriana Cerezo, from Madrid,...

Football manager Joey Barton to appear in court over alleged assault...

Football manager Joey Barton has been charged with attacking his wife and is due to appear in court on Monday. The ex-Premier League ace is...