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Spain lifeline for ‘Brexpats’

THE SPANISH government has again appealed for calm amongst expats affected by Brexit and the current political troubles over the Withdrawal Agreement. Madrid has undertaken...

Vote of no confidence tabled

Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn has tabled a motion of no confidence in the government saying tonight saw the largest defeat for a government since...

Huge defeat for PM’s Brexit deal

The Brexit deal has been turned down with a huge margin of 230 - 432 votes against and only 202 in favour. The...

King opens Corvera

MURCIA international airport at Corvera (RMU) was inaugurated this morning by King Felipe VI and regional president Fernando López Miras following the closure of...

Record year for Alicante

ALICANTE-Elche airport registered 13,981,320 passengers in 2018 – an increase of 2% on 2017. It was also the best ever year for Spain’s airports, with...

Mass arrests at cockfight

A TOTAL of 185 people were arrested on Saturday at a rural property in Sangonera la Verde near Murcia city, where an illegal cockfighting...

Preparing for the flu

THE REGIONAL health service is taking on personnel to prepare for a large influx of patients suffering from the flu virus to hospitals in...

Adios, San Javier

The last commercial flight from Murcia-San Javier airport is today (Monday) at 20.40. Tomorrow King Felipe is set to open Murcia’s new international airport at...

Baffling Golden Globes win

As a lifelong Queen fan, I was looking forward to the Bohemian Rhapsody biopic but was profoundly disappointed. Rami Malek’s Freddie was undoubtedly brilliant,...

Back to the future

With total incredulity I read a Tweet on Twitter last November, I think, whose thesis was that the Spanish wine world is stagnant! The...

London and Madrid close to voting deal

BRITISH and Spanish expats look set to preserve their democratic rights after the UK departs the European Union in a bilateral deal being drafted...

Freezing temperatures on the way

THE FIRST cold snap of the winter is set to arrive overnight in Alicante province and Murcia – leaving sub-zero temperatures tomorrow morning (Friday)...

Cracking up

DOZENS of long cracks – some of them several millimetres deep – have appeared in the walls of the Ramón de Campoamor civic centre...

Police clash with council

ALTHOUGH Santa Pola council did not report that it had sacked the acting chief of the local police, Rodrigo Martínez on Boxing Day, his...

Ryanair reaches agreement with Spanish unions

The news that many have been waiting to hear. After 2 consecutive days of talks in Madrid, an agreement was reached and signed at...

Dad arrested for battering wife

A MAN has been arrested for beating his wife unconscious and locking her in a cupboard at their home while their six-year-old son looked...

Community in shock over gang-rape

Three hundred people turned out this Monday in Callosa de'Ensarria's main square to protest against gender violence, following the gang rape of a 19-year-old...

Cash vow for dilapidated coastal walkways

TORREVIEJA mayor José Manuel Dolón revealed this week that money has been allocated to draw up plans to repair the Dique de Levante pier...

Nurse attacked outside La Vila hospital

The management and staff of the Marina Baixa district hospital in Villajoyosa held a protest outside the main entrance today (Tuesday) after a nurse...
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Civil war ‘truth commission’ set up

A LIST of all the victims who died in the Valencia region during the Spanish Civil War (1936-39) and Franco’s subsequent campaign of terror...

Vote of no confidence tabled