Costa Blanca South

AN 11-YEAR-OLD boy was hospitalised after a potentially deadly Portuguese man o’war sting on the Costa Blanca. Lifeguards had to pluck the stinging creature’s tentacles from the child’s arm. He…
A YOUNG sporty man has had his arms and legs amputated after medics mistook his meningitis for the flu. Davide Morana, 24 and from Italy, was living in Murcia when…
A BRITISH expatriate rescue centre worker has spoken to Euro Weekly News about a dog who arrived at the facility close to death. Mary-Ann Dunning, 66, said Duque was brought…
A COSTA BLANCA expat has set himself a mammoth challenge… to make the world a better place to live in. Orihuela resident Nick Moore has launched his ‘If five million…
A MAN found guilty of raping and beating a homeless woman in Alicante City has been sentenced to eight years in prison at a court hearing. Terencio SM has also…
ORIHUELA authorities have faced criticism from locals and businesses amid claims council decisions on contracts left the town’s beaches without chiringuitos and other services. The closure resulted from evidence suggesting…
A 30-YEAR-OLD British man is facing 13-years behind bars for stabbing a former army medic to death on Spain’s Costa Blanca. Benjamin Da Costa was found guilty of killing father-of-one…
A 12-YEAR-OLD Moroccan boy who was found hanged at his Murcia home may have been the victim of a macabre online game, investigators have confirmed. The news comes after detectives…
A MAN has died in southern Spain after being struck on the head by a rocket while he was practising pigeon racing. According to the emergency services the 63-year-old man…
AN earthquake with a magnitude of 3.6 on the Richter scale has been recorded in the south of Spain. The country’s National Geographic Institute said the earthquake happened yesterday (Wednesday)…
POLICE in Spain have arrested a man for allegedly stabbing his partner to death this afternoon (Wednesday). Despite the efforts of paramedics to save her a 39-year-old woman died at…
TWO men have been arrested in Murcia after allegedly assaulting and threatening five people with knives in Murcia. Officers were first called to an incident in San Pio X amid…
POLICE have smashed down the door to the house to find the rotting body of a man who had not been seen for around three months in Spain. Neighbours of…
TEN men accused of giving three escaped girls from a juvenile centre drink, drugs and money before taking them to an Alicante apartment and sexually assaulting them have been arrested.…
A MAN has stabbed a 59-year-old woman to death over alleged noise problems between neighbours on the Costa Blanca in Spain. It is reported that the mother of the victim…
A MAN in Torrevieja has been sentenced to four years in prison after pleading guilty to abusing his 10-year-old daughter. According to reports, the case dates back to 2011, when…
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