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Farewell Ferrer

The curtain came down on Jávea's David Ferrer's tennis career after defeat (6-4, 6-1) by reigning champion Alexander Zverev at the Madrid Open on...

Sunday opening is back

SHOPS in areas on the Costa Blanca which have been granted ‘zone of great tourist influence (ZGAT)’ status by the regional government will be...

Britain “proud” of its Costa expats

AMBASSADOR Simon Manley paid tribute to the 'inspiring' spirit of expats living in Spain as they worked selflessly for an international community this week. A...

Stuck in airport mayhem

MAYHEM reigned at Manchester Airport on Sunday as a 'fuelling issue' triggered the cancellation of 87 flights and stacked up severe delays to other...

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...

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...

Great grandmother badly treated on Ryanair

Email May 28 You may have heard the song ‘don't put your daughter on the stage Mrs Worthington’ well as a play on words – ‘don’t...

Credulity at motorcycle sale

Cartagena May 18 Impressed with the necessity to respond to the deplorable circumstances Mr Steve Fitzgerald experienced at the sale of his motorcycle (May 10-16, 2019),...

Dreaded man o’war returns

A WOMAN bather was admitted to hospital after being stung by a Portuguese man o’war while she was bathing in the sea at Cabo...

Nolotil prescription

Alfaz del Pi May 18 Referring to the article about Nolotil of May 17. After a recent (Feb 5) minor operation in IMED Hospital Levante Benidorm,...

Invasive crabs are delicious

Dénia via Texas May 20 Dear Jo Pugh, Your article on the invasive blue crabs being found in Calpe and Moraira is of great interest to me...

Passenger arrested following airport cocaine haul

A MAN has been caught with over two kilograms of cocaine in his suitcase at Alicante-Elche airport, announced the Guardia Civil and National Police. Full...

Conscience and subjectivism

Email May 30 Everybody has a conscience, which dictates what we must or mustn’t do. Nowadays, universal and objective truth is dismissed and conscience is raised...

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...

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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...

Sunday opening is back