Costa Blanca South

POLICE have arrested a man who is accused of using false prescriptions to obtain a drug with which to make a popular Moroccan narcotic known as karkubi. The Spaniard, aged…
A MAN who allegedly travelled nearly 500 kilometres to sexually assault a 13-year-old girl he had groomed on the internet has been arrested. Guardia Civil believe the man, 44, used…
TRAGEDY was averted when a passerby managed to catch a three-year-old boy who had plunged off the balcony of a second floor apartment. A man walking along Calle San Juan…
A WOMAN of 51 was badly hurt after she jumped into the sea from Punta Plana in Villajoyosa. She was one of a party that had contracted a specialist company…
TERRIFIED Ryanair passengers were shocked to find that they were charged €3 for a glass of water after a technical fault caused the plane to violently shake. Holidaymakers were left…
ONE of Britain’s most wanted fugitives, originally believed to have been hiding in Spain, has been arrested in Switzerland. Avon and Somerset Police appealed for help in Spain when Mark…
A WOMAN will pay €265 in fines after losing an appeal against a guilty verdict for assaulting a youth who covered her with water in Alicante City. Alicante’s Provincial Court…
A BRITISH man’s birthday holiday to Alicante City was quashed leaving him out of pocket after his flight was cancelled and no replacement offered. Paul Davies, 49, from Cardiff, was…
THE special animal division of the Guardia Civil, Seprona, sent officers to a hunting ground in Murcia after a dog fell 30 metres down a well. Officers were alerted to…
A YOUNG man identified only as DMG aged 21 has been arrested by National Police officers for allegedly creating bombs. The arrest occurred in the town of Molina de Segura…
AN ex-drug lord who orchestrated a Breaking Bad-style drugs plot from his luxury Alicante villa has been shot outside a Greater Manchester school in what detectives say was a targeted…
ACTIVISTS, locals, fishing organisations and trades people have gathered outside Murcia’s regional government building to protest against what they claimed was environmental damage being done to the Mar Menor lagoon.…
ALICANTE province and the Murcia region are among several others in Spain that has been issued with weather warnings today from the country’s met office. AEMET said rainfall and storms…
A TOTAL of 81 blue flags will be fluttering in the summer breeze on Costa Blanca beaches this year. Since 1987, Spain has been awarded more blue flag beaches than…
A FOOD supplier to some leading German supermarkets has come under investigation from Murcian prosecutors over claims of waste dumping in the Mar Menor lagoon. Authorities have alleged around 40…
A 66-YEAR-OLD man has been arrested in Madrid in connection with nine violent bank heists in cities across Spain. National Police officers believe the suspect is responsible for some nine…
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