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‘Concerned’ about British residents

VALENCIA’S president Ximo Puig met the UK’s Ambassador in Spain, Simon Manley and his consular team on Monday. Sr Puig told Mr Manley that he...

Britons return to boost Costa tourism

FOLLOWING a fall in the number of British visitors to the Valencia region earlier this year, the figure shot up in October to provide...

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...

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...

Contradiction rules!

January 23 The CB News (18-24 Jan), reports a provincial court backing 'bullfighting' and yet in sharp contrast, the opposite page features a piece on...

British expats get to vote

A TREATY between London and Madrid, allowing British expats to vote in municipal elections in Spain in May, was signed on Monday. The treaty was...

Burrage on Brexit

January 26 Monte Pego Dear Sirs, I have read and digested the epistle in CBNEWS of 25-31 January 2019 from David R Burrage. As a result, I...

Burrage on Brexit

January 29 Jávea I wish to thank David Burrage for taking a day out of his life to share his superior knowledge with your readers in...

Sympathy over Julen

January 26 Rome Dear Editor, All affected by the tragedy of little Julen are in our thoughts and prayers. Spain, please pray the Litany of Saint Joseph every...

Healthcare ‘guaranteed’ for expats

Puig confirmed this week that British residents will maintain their right to free healthcare in the Valencia region in any Brexit scenario. Speaking at a...

EU- Remain and reform? – What reform?

Email February 12 I read with interest, and fortitude, accompanied by a very nice glass of red wine, David Barrages two letters in recent editions of...

Birthday trip to Alicante ends in despair

Email February 12 It was to be a special celebration for a big birthday. Arrived at the Melia Hotel 12 noon approx., unable to check in...

Reply to a reply

Monte Pego February 7 As you invited Mr.Burrage to reply to my last letter in the CBNews perhaps you will accord me the same opportunity. I would...

Guardia Civil arrest boyfriend of woman slain in Planes

GUARDIA Civil officers have arrested the 34-year-old partner of Sheila, a 29-year-old mother of five children, after she was found dead with her throat...

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Brexit doesn’t scare British buyers

WHATEVER kind of Brexit lies ahead, it certainly hasn't scared-off British buyers looking for homes in the sun. The latest figures released by the regional...

Airport thieves arrested