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Costa Blanca South Edition

Triumphant protests in Costa Blanca against controversial Multilingualism law

More than 15,000 people joined the protests in Orihuela against the new law that will demand the use of Valencian in all classrooms in...

Celebrating the Requiem by Verdi in Costa Blanca Spain

THE first performance by the Murcia Symphony Orchestra in February will take place at the Victor Villegas Auditorium in Murcia City at 8pm on...

Rockabilly band to give a live performance in Costa Blanca Spain

IT seems that the Spanish music scene includes a huge selection of different music, not just that which has developed on the Iberian Peninsula...

Cuban musical legend stops in Costa Blanca as part of Spanish...

THE 77-year-old Cuban singer, songwriter and poet Pablo Milanés is returning to Costa Blanca after three years as part of his Essence tour which...

The legendary Bonnie Tyler to perform in concert in Costa Blanca

THE legendary Bonnie Tyler will perform in concert at Costa Blanca’s Torrevieja in July. Bringing her distinctive vocal ability on stage, the Welsh born singer...

UPDATE ON COSTA BLANCA’S ALICANTE AIRPORT FIRE: Chaos for passengers as...

TRAVELLERS are faced with travel chaos as a result of the fire that broke out at Alicante-Elche airport yesterday (January 15). The latest reports that...

Pioneering campaign in Costa Blanca to curb bad habits of dog...

THE City Council of Torrevieja will launch an innovative new campaign to curb the growing problem of dog excrement and urine across the municipality....

Costa Blanca News: Alicante residents united forces as they raced against...

The solidary race against Breast Cancer brought together more than 1,500 people in Alicante on the Costa Blanca. Hordes of runners congregated at the...

Free concert in La Zenia Costa Blanca Spain

MULTI-INSTRUMENTALIST Yulia Bonny who hails from Russia arrived in Spain in 2005 where she is not only a performer but also a teacher and...

Skoda Scala SE

THE new Scala is Skoda’s bid for a larger slice of a family hatchback market dominated by the Ford Focus, Volkswagen Golf and various...

What’s in store for your pet with HouseSitMatch..?

PEOPLE often ask what they might expect from HouseSit Match when joining as pet and homeowners looking for house-sitters. From what our members tell...

COSTA WOMEN 2019 REVIEW

Happy 2020, a big new year with 366 days to start a new decade and celebrate the 10th anniversary year of Costa Women. Before we...

New Year, new you!

This week Celebrity Chef & Fellow Master Chef Steven Saunders, proprietor of The Little Geranium in La Cala shares some New Year tips to...

Snow peas star ingredient in Costa Almeria gourmet brand promotional event

SNOW peas will be the star ingredient at an upcoming ‘Sabores Almeria’ provincial gourmet brand promotional event in Dalias. What will be the third edition...

Five Ways Technology Will Transform Experience and Engagement for Sports Fans...

It seems technology is colliding with every conceivable aspect of life more and more each year.  This is especially true with sports, where tech advances...

Travel Experts Guide To A Budget-Friendly Vacation

Taking a break from the monotonous routine of your daily activities is essential to preserve and maintain a healthy state of mind and body. This...

The Best Online Casino Games for a Spanish Vacation

Sun, sand, and so much fun, Spain is one of the ultimate destinations in all of Europe that is a must-visit for everyone. What...

HEALTH NEWS: Scientists uncover key information that could help fight Alzheimer’s

Researchers at the University of Alabama have uncovered what could be crucial information to fully understand Alzheimer’s. According to their investigations the disease is...

Scotland’s women’s rugby team triumphs over Spain ‘Las Leonas’ in Costa...

THE Scottish national women’s rugby team triumphed over Spain’s ‘Las Leonas’ in an exciting international staged at Almeria city’s Juan Rojas stadium on Sunday. A...

COSTA ALMERIA NEWS: Mojacar council full support for Andalucia laido martial...

MOJACAR council has given its full support to the Andalucian Iaido martial arts team, which last weekend staged a training session in the municipal...

2020 DAKAR WINNER: Spain’s Carlos Sainz wins his third Dakar at...

THE Spaniard, leader from the third stage onwards, finishes an impeccable race mastered as only Sainz can, with commanding skill, blistering speed and faultless...

Costa Almeria football club C.D. Adra Milenaria aiming for professional level

COSTA Almeria football club C.D. Adra Milenaria has set its sights on the senior team rising to professional level. Adra council explained the club has...

COSTA ALMERIA NEWS: Different mindset for Aguilon Golf Members’ Club monthly...

A DIFFERENT mindset was needed for the Aguilon Golf Members’ Club monthly medal competition, on a course with hazards around every corner. Playing in the...

Liverpool ‘Preparing to Spend record £107 Million’ On Bayer Leverkusen Star...

Liverpool are preparing to break their transfer record and spend £107 million on Bayer Leverkusen star Kai Havertz, according to reports in Spain. But according...

Costa Almeria welcomes Spain’s women’s national rugby team ahead of international...

THE MAYOR of Almeria has extended a warm welcome to the Spanish women’s national rugby team, who arrived in the city on Tuesday ahead...

WATCH: Spain’s Fernando Alonso Show’s Grit As He Continues Driving After...

https://twitter.com/i/status/1217362286152769536 (Video Credit: Twitter Pablo Mena) The SPANISH pilot Fernando Alonso (Toyota) suffered a dramatic accident after just one kilometre of the 345 that made up...

KARREN BRADY:  Sir Philip’s Arcadia empire principles ‘didn’t square with me’

Baroness Karren Brady, the businesswoman star of television’s The Apprentice, has said she resigned from the board of Sir Philip Green’s retail empire because...

UK company invests in mega solar projects in Spain

UK-based solar energy company, Solarcentury, has secured new financing to build two of the largest solar plants in Spain.  UK Export Finance (UKEF), the UK’s...

Expat Money: Do Comparison Sites Really Offer the Best Deals?

As an expat, you'll probably be used to shopping around online for virtually everything. Flights, currencies, entertainment, insurance, and everyday items all feature heavily...

Solar power deal as electricity company Endesa looks to go 100%...

ELECTRICITY company Endesa has taken another step to decarbonising its energy generation mix by 20250.  Through its renewables subsidiary Enel Green Power España, it has...

Can British expats still access UK online casino bonuses?

With uncertainties rife about the future of the UK, many of us are left with questions regarding how many aspects of society and technology...

Different Types of Volatility

The term ‘volatility’ is thrown around the financial markets commentary by the professionals and press in the field. However, the average investor does not...

Thinking Of Starting An Online Business? Find Out The Three Key...

“I think the potential of what the internet is going to do to society, both good and bad is unimaginable. I think we’re actually...

SEMINAR: EXTRA INCOME FROM YOUR INVESTMENTS

Presented by Kaspar Huijsman The "Extra income from your Investments" seminar focuses on generating a cash flow from your current investments via: yield on your...

Too Much Choice: Tips and Tools for Smart Online Shoppers

The amount of choice available on the internet today is a blessing compared to the legwork shoppers needed to do in the past, but...

The Long and the Short of It: The Effects of the...

The Great Depression, which lasted between 1929 and 1939, had far reaching consequences in the United States as well as in multiple first, second...

Blue Monday – Things can only get better

Prince Harry and the Duchess of Sussex still dominate the front pages of the newspapers here. The story graced with a new word “Megxit” ,...

Skoda Scala SE

THE new Scala is Skoda’s bid for a larger slice of a family hatchback market dominated by the Ford Focus, Volkswagen Golf and various...

I’d like to enjoy the changes

DEAR reader, A Happy New Year to you from the islands, where we’re happy with 2020 so far, despite general festive season excesses and, in...

Cat Who Got the Cream

HAVE you ever wondered what a man who is said to have ‘got the cream’ actually looks like? I have. Its a very old...

Can he appeal tax bill?

Article 18 of the 2013 Tax Treaty between Spain and the UK is difficult to follow. My Government Pensions are taxable only in...

What’s in a name?

I found myself totally befuddled when a man next to me at the check out counter asked the shop assistant for ‘fechas.’  He seemed...

Tricky things, headlines

MINUTES after I hit the ‘publish’ button on completing a post for my Freethinker website, I realised that the heading - ‘Study finds atheists...

Problems with an inheritance

SOMETIMES an inheritance can be complicated, and the attitude of one or more of the heirs could result in a long and expensive delay...

It’s safe to come out now

WELL I guess it’s safe to come out of hiding now all that merry Christmas stuff has gone. By the way, it’s the middle...

EXCLUSIVE FOOTAGE OF STORM GLORIA’S ONSLAUGHT IN SPAIN: Destroyed Beaches, Inundated...

THE Costa Blanca and Valencian coastline have been pummelled by a vicious storm this morning, shutting Alicante airport, flooding homes and blanketing areas with...

BREAKING: STORM GLORIA CLAIMS THIRD MORTAL VICTIM IN SPAIN

THREE people have died so far from storm Gloria in Spain, the worst so far this winter, which has claimed two new lives in...

WATCH FEARS OF EVACUATIONS As River Gorgos in Costa Blanca Spain...

THE river Gorgos is overflowing in Xàbia and Dénia as local authorities prepare to evacuate the area. https://twitter.com/AMGVA/status/1219221822320926720   Dénia has already prepared the town’s the social...

BREAKING NEWS: Death toll rises to two as Storm Gloria batters...

A 54-year-old Romanian woman had died from hypothermia, she was found in a park in Gandia by town hall workers, also yesterday a man...

WATCH: The Angry Mediterranean Batters Spain’s Costa Blanca

  https://www.facebook.com/apuntnoticies/videos/780639605749294/   Credit: Facebook A Punt NTC Footage shows the waves battering the port area at Calpe. The area of torrential rain has been accompanied by lightning...

Italian mobsters captured whilst “holed” up in Benalmadena, Spain

A 50-year-old Italian citizen and his 29-year-old son have been arrested by the National Police in Benalmadena after claims by the authorities in their...

WARNING ALICANTE AIRPORT CLOSED: Spain’s Airport Operator AENA Has Once Again...

FOLLOWING on from last week's fire at Alicante airport which disrupted flights for several days, Alicante-Elche airport security cabinet has decided to extend, until...

EXCLUSIVE STORM GLORIA: Residents In Albir-Spain Recount The “Worst Night Ever”

As storm Gloria continues to lash through Spain, areas like Albir have taken the brunt to an angry storm which has triggered a terrifying...

POSITIVE INITIATIVE: Prisons In Spain Prepare 50 Prisoners To Apologise To...

41 MEN and nine women, including three murderers, attend workshops to participate in "restorative encounters" The aim behind this initiative is for the victims to...

BREAKING NEWS: President Trump’s legal team in desperate last minute bid...

Only a few Minutes ago President Trump’s legal team made a desperate last minute bid to get impeachment process against him dismissed as being...

HORROR CRASH: Manchester United star Sergio Romero writes off his £170,000...

Manchester United goalkeeper Sergio Romero has escaped unharmed after smashing up his car in a crash near their Carrington training ground. The Argentine star,...

CHEERS! Wetherspoons will celebrate Brexit by slashing prices of beer, vodka...

The Wetherspoon pub chain is to cut prices on a series of European drinks for a month starting on January 31st in a bid...

Boris Johnson encouraged to negotiate individual US State trade deals

FORMER Secretary of State for International Trade under Theresa May and a staunch Brexiteer has taken the opportunity to give public advice to Boris...

‘WHOOPEE CUSHION’ DISRUPTS FINAL BEFORE STUART BINGHAM WINS MASTERS SNOOKER CHAMPIONSHIP

The Masters Snooker final at Alexandra Palace was brought to a halt on Sunday by a rogue whoopee cushion. Stuart Bingham won the Masters 10-8...

BREAKING NEWS: LONDON STABBINGS UPDATE-Two arrested after three men die from...

Police launched dawn raids in the capital and two men have been arrested on suspicion of murder after three others were stabbed to death...

Harry and Meghan: Duke makes emotional speech on his royal future

The Duke of Sussex was at a formal private dinner in Chelsea, for vulnerable children's charity Sentebale, which he founded in 2006. Prince Harry: “When...

Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston both win at 2020 SAG Awards

Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston, who were married from 2000 to 2005, shared the SAG Awards stage. Pitt joked about his failed marriages during...

DISEASE X: THREE MORE DEAD-THOUSANDS MORE INFECTED-GLOBAL PANDEMIC PREDICTED AS CHINESE...

A third person has died in the virus outbreak in China as 139 new cases of the illness, now called Disease X, were found...

BREAKING NEWS: President Trump’s legal team in desperate last minute bid...

Only a few Minutes ago President Trump’s legal team made a desperate last minute bid to get impeachment process against him dismissed as being...

BREAKING NEWS: CONFIRMED-VIRUS SPREADS BY HUMAN CONTACT

This is the news no-one wanted to hear,  China’s National Health Commission has confirmed that the new virus causing an outbreak of pneumonia in...

Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston both win at 2020 SAG Awards

Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston, who were married from 2000 to 2005, shared the SAG Awards stage. Pitt joked about his failed marriages during...

DISEASE X: THREE MORE DEAD-THOUSANDS MORE INFECTED-GLOBAL PANDEMIC PREDICTED AS CHINESE...

A third person has died in the virus outbreak in China as 139 new cases of the illness, now called Disease X, were found...

Two Police Officers Killed in A Devastating Shooting, Stabbing and Fire...

HEARTACHE has struck the men and women in blue of the Honolulu police force as two police officers were fatally shot near Diamond Head...

Piers Morgan praises the Queen for telling Harry and Meghan to...

Piers Morgan has gone on a social media rant following the Queen's announcement on Saturday night.  Piers has criticised Prince Harry and Meghan of wanting to...

DEADLY SARS VIRUS HAS MUTATED: China sets off fears of a...

Chinese health authorities say that they have discovered four more cases of pneumonia following an outbreak of what is believed to be a new...

Celine Dion paused concert and dedicated emotional tribute to her mother...

Celine Dion was in concert last night at an American Airlines event when she left fans emotional as she paused the concert in Miami...

GRETA THUNBERG: ‘You haven’t seen anything yet!’ warning to world leaders

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg and a crowd of some 10,000 protesters marched in the Swiss city of Lausanne on Friday before many of...

Costa Blanca News: Cutting-edge equipment for Benidorm’s Policia Local

BENIDORM’S Policia Local force has a new, state-of-the-art digital communications centre. The network and the radio equipment that officers will now be using have cost...

BREAKING NEWS: President Trump’s legal team in desperate last minute bid...

Only a few Minutes ago President Trump’s legal team made a desperate last minute bid to get impeachment process against him dismissed as being...

HATS OFF! The Spanish Periodical Association celebrates its 20 Anniversary

The Spanish Periodical Association (AEEPP) is celebrating turning 20. The largest association of press editors in Spain was founded on January 20, 2000 and...

EXCLUSIVE FOOTAGE OF STORM GLORIA’S ONSLAUGHT IN SPAIN: Destroyed Beaches, Inundated...

THE Costa Blanca and Valencian coastline have been pummelled by a vicious storm this morning, shutting Alicante airport, flooding homes and blanketing areas with...

Blessing of the animals a long standing traditional on Costa del...

LAST Friday was the feast day of Saint Anthony and across much of Spain people bring their pets to church for a blessing. The Hermitage...

BREAKING NEWS: CONFIRMED-VIRUS SPREADS BY HUMAN CONTACT

This is the news no-one wanted to hear,  China’s National Health Commission has confirmed that the new virus causing an outbreak of pneumonia in...

Grant helps refurbishment of La Tribuna on Costa del Sol Spain

THE La Tribuna building in Arroyo de la Miel, Benalmadena, which was originally built in the 18th century as a paper factory is to...

Back to nature in Benidorm, Costa Blanca

FIFTY-TWO more allotments adjoining the Pepita Esperanza Llinares Llorca centre were allocated to La Cala de Benidorm residents. “In this phase of the scheme, everybody...

AXARQUIA NEWS: Nerja goes all out for FITUR tourism fair in...

Nerja is beginning 2020 with a new promotion strategy at the International Tourism Fair in Madrid (FITUR). Councillor for Tourism, Gema García, announced the...