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Alicante home from home for Britons

Alicante is still the province in Spain with the third highest population of foreign residents, 336,902, and also third highest relative to its total...

Turtles are back in town

Crowds of animal- and nature-lovers gathered on Dénia's shores on Saturday as three rescued turtles were released back into the water after months of...

Clock-in clampdown

On May 12, it became obligatory for all employees to clock in at work, so all businesses and employers have to provide some form...

Spain faces EU justice over asset declaration procedure

Spain has been referred to the Court of Justice of the EU for imposing whopping fines on taxpayers for failing to report assets held...

Police hit ‘dial-a-line’ gang

A GANG that offered cocaine on call – 24 hours a day and 365 days a year – has been rounded up in Elche...

Tourists catch ‘tropical’ fever in Alicante

THREE tourists who visited Alicante city in May caught chikungunya fever during their stay. The ministry for health confirmed that the visitors from Iceland tested...

New team to run Valencia

PRESIDENT of the Valencia region Ximo Puig – who has been returned to power for another four years – has named his new government. There...

Spain faces EU justice over asset declaration procedure

Spain has been referred to the Court of Justice of the EU for imposing disproportionate penalties on taxpayers for failing to report assets held...

Benidorm parking fine rip-off

June 16 Email Dear Editor, Benidorm council seems to be taking desperate and unfair measures to get more money. My husband works near the town centre, and travels...

An open letter to all members of the Grand Lodge of...

May 2019 Dear Brother, We are writing to you because we are a group of Freemasons who are concerned about the Grand Lodge of Spain. The...

Unfair traffic fine

Email June 11 I discovered I had a traffic violation on the website Busca Multas. Apparently, I had committed a traffic violation in Barcelona, I had...

Retired fireman wants to help

Email June 13 Article reference Fire Fighters Good evening I wonder if you could help me. I’m a retired fire fighter ( watch manager ) from UK ,...

Experts identify sunken British ship off Dénia

A SKELETON of a sunken ship found last summer off Dénia's shores has turned out to be the remains of the British vessel Parthenon...

Airport speeds-up security

ALICANTE-ELCHE airport security checks will be capable of handling 4,500 passengers per hour from July 1. Improvements and extra staff at the departure lounge security...

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Chikungunya cock-up

Three Icelandic tourists who visited Alicante city in May did not catch chikungunya fever during their stay in the area, as reported last week...