Costa Blanca News – Coronavirus

Belt up Boris!

“There is only one thing in the world worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about,” wrote Oscar Wilde, and...

Welcome back

MPs are back at Westminster after the Supreme Court's bombshell ruling Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament was unlawful. How has it gone so far? The Commons...

Rees-Mogg is a man trapped in the past

So, last month I quoted journalist Quentin Letts who memorably dubbed Jacob Rees-Mogg 'the honourable member for the early 20th century'. Well, following the...

Special air security unit for airport

The Guardia Civil presented their new air security management team at Alicante-Elche airport on Wednesday. The unit – which operates under the acronym PEGASO...

UK travellers ‘frustrated’ over Spain quarantine requirement

TRAVELLERS returning from Spain have expressed their frustration and resignation at the short-notice quarantine requirements. In a decision announced on Saturday - less than five...

High profile candidates failed MEP bid

FORMER English Defence League leader Tommy Robinson has failed in his bid to get elected to the European Parliament. Mr Robinson, whose real name is...

Uber ridden out of town

Do not weep for Uber, the ride-hailing app that has been stripped of its London licence for being a crappy outfit, or in the...

Blair’s Reputation in Tatters

Tony Blair may not have got his just deserts – a prison cell for the rest of his life – but at least his...

Labour to blame for its poor performance

If the Labour Party lose the next general election, which they surely will under Jeremy Corbyn (short of a miracle), it won't be the...

‘Bumbling’ Boris is a bore

Boris Johnson is in danger of becoming the biggest bore in Britain. I am so tired of his buffoonish 'Tim nice-but-dim' shtick. These days,...

Love-Hate Relationship with Ryanair

I’m always in two minds about Ryanair. On one side I have never wanted a company to fail so much because of the arrogance...

Drone squad to tackle prison contraband

ARE members of the government taking mind-altering substances? I only ask, because one of their latest wheezes appears to be the product of a...

Take me to your leader

THIS is the supposed phrase somebody or something from outer space would utter after landing on earth and meeting its first human being. If that...

New Brexit plan – will it work?

PRIME Minister Boris Johnson is setting out his Brexit plan, which he describes as a "fair and reasonable compromise" that all sides can agree...

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Benidorm locks-up again

To avoid residents from other regions breaking the lockdown and trying to reach holiday apartments in Benidorm this May 1 holiday weekend, local authorities...

Deep snow in Alicante province

With the north of Alicante province still on red alert for snow today (Monday), around half a metre has fallen in Banyeres de Mariola...

Brexit passport rule changes

BRITISH people travelling within the European Union should be aware passport validity rules will change after December 31 because of Brexit. During the current transition...