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Decision needed for illegal properties

December 2 Dear Editor I often wonder if I will live to see the decision on illegal properties in Spain. I understand that there was over...

Beer festival says ‘Auf Wiedersehen!’ to Calpe

THE ORGANISERS of Oktoberfest in Calpe have made a decision which will shock residents. After 32 years of the popular beer festival - the oldest...

What snake is this?

Email November 27 Could anyone identify this type of snake that our cat was playing with in mid-November? We live inland from Denia. Thanks, Sheila

Suspect confesses to killing missing woman

The man that 25-year-old Marta Calvo went to meet in the town of Manuel (south of Valencia) before going missing in mid-November has given...

Britons in Spain – the facts and figures

More than a third of all Britons (37.4%) who live in Spain are aged over 65. And only half of the 138,000 working age Britons...

Fond memories of a Thomas Cook employee

Long-standing Torrevieja resident Rita Huntley has shared her thoughts on a treasured career working for Thomas Cook with CBNews. The recent demise of the company...

Farage has fluffed his big moment

Xátiva December 2 Whether or not you agree with Nigel Farage's views on the UK and Europe, there is no doubt that he elaborates his case...

New home for rescued tigers

The animal rescue centre of the AAP (Animal Advocacy and Protection) Primadomus foundation in Villena has taken delivery of five circus tigers. They arrived after...

Green revolution vow from Valencia

The coalition government in Valencia will oversee a ‘green revolution’ which will combine growth and sustainability, according to regional president Ximo Puig. Full report in...

A real Black Friday!!!

December 2 We had breakfast Friday, then the electric went off. Notice none! But we found out a notice has been up the week before,...

Gove responds on residents’ rights

Assurances have been provided over post-Brexit healthcare and updated pensions for Britons living in Spain by Michael Gove, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster. Mr...

Spain’s disappearing glaciers

In 1984 a total of 40 glaciers graced the slopes of high mountain areas of Spain’s Pyrenees – now there are just 19. According to...

New firemen for Alicante

A total of 12 new firemen are taking up their posts around Alicante province to help ‘renew the force’. More in Friday’s Costa Blanca News

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Britons in Spain – the facts and figures

More than a third of all Britons (37.4%) who live in Spain are aged over 65. And only half of the 138,000 working age Britons...

New home for rescued tigers