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Waste plant plan progress

THE DECISION whether to house a rubbish transfer plant in Guardamar del Segura will be made at a full council meeting, mayor José Luis...

Man attacked and killed by neighbours’ dogs

THE Guardia Civil are investigating the death of a farmer, aged 66, who was allegedly set upon and killed by a neighbours dogs while...

Budget relief

TORREVIEJA’S mayor José Manuel Dolón signed an agreement with Ciudadanos (C’s) councillor Pilar Gómez Magán on Tuesday which should allow the coalition council to...

Toddler critically ill after near drowning incident

A THREE year old boy is critically ill in Denia hospital after being found floating face down in the swimming pool at his parents’...

River rubbish impasse

INVESTMENT in cleaning and maintenance of the River Segura has been cut by more than €3million since 2011 by the Segura river authority (CHS),...

Torrevieja councillor stands down

TORREVIEJA Socialist party (PSOE) councillor África Celdrán has explained the reasons behind her resignation from the coalition council. Full story in Friday’s Costa Blanca News...

British bars targeted in police swoop

BRITISH bars in Orihuela Costa and Catral have been raided by regional police in a crackdown against illegal gambling. Full story in Friday’s Costa Blanca...

Supermarket sneak thieves detained

CRIMINALS watched customers entering their PIN numbers into till card machines, then followed them and stole their wallets or purses. Full story in Friday’s Costa...

Cat killer caught

National Police have arrested an individual for the murder of the cat found hanging from a tree in Calle Entrepinos in Benidorm last week...

Elderly Briton allegedly killed by her husband

  A 79-year-old British woman was allegedly murdered by her husband in the old people’s home in Campello where they were both living. The gruesome event...

Bee massacre probe

An investigation has been launched by Murcia regional government into the cause of the deaths of millions of bees in Mazarrón at the beginning...

Countryside fly-tipping clampdown

Elche city hall is taking action to resolve one of the principal complaints by residents living in rural areas - that of fly-tipping in...

School delays ‘just excuses’

Building work on Playas de Orihuela primary school has been stopped since December because the prefabricated front wall panel does not meet the earthquake...

Burgled residents’ relief

A resident of Santa Pola has been arrested on suspicion of several burglaries and thefts in the Playa Lisa area. Some locals even went to...

Costa Bengal tigers born

Terra Natura park in Benidorm has released the first photos of Neu and Pluja, the two Bengal tigers born a month ago at the...

Suspected Jihadist woman arrested

A SPANISH woman was arrested as a suspected jihadist on Wednesday at an apartment block in Alicante city, as part of a nationwide anti-terrorism...

EU-UK brinkmanship with expats

FURTHER anxiety about expats' future in Europe has been heaped on this week by an EU report leaked to The Guardian into the legal...

Alfaz finally lifts tap water restrictions

  Alfaz del Pi council has finally lifted the restriction on drinking tap water from this afternoon (Thursday).  This means that tap water is now...

Bittersweet symphony

The Torrevieja symphony orchestra has warned that the future of their concerts is in serious doubt, after revealing that from now on any association...

Altea lifts all tap water restrictions

Altea council has announced that from Tuesday, tap water is safe to drink in the entire muncipality. As reported in Costa Blanca News last week,...

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

A full English Brexit

Perm probs

The will of the people?

Cash in the post

Swapping sides

London calling

“So this is Brexit…”

Rain claim

Snow and our WFA

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