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Bond’s world

December 21, 2015 Hi Anita, Over the years, it always worries me, when opening the pages of my Costa Blanca News at Bond's World, what malady...

Speaking Spanish

Email May 23, Dear Sir, To add more information to Charles Brady’s enquiry about native Spanish speakers. (CBN, issue 2241) Everyone, of whatever nationality, learns their native tongue...

Is nothing sacred?

THE PROSECUTION service has alleged an unholy alliance was formed to defraud the public purse during the Pope’s visit to the Valencia region in...

A letter to Madrid

TORREVIEJA mayor José Manuel Dolón has written to the new Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez to congratulate him on his appointment and ask the Socialist...

Restaurant hepatitis outbreak

FOLLOWING 12 reported cases of hepatitis A, the regional health department have closed a restaurant in Finestrat that appears to be the source of...

Spain’s politicalised judiciary

Cartagena December 4, 2017 Dear Sirs Spain’s politicalised judiciary divulges its face: Sra Carmen Lamela (56), judge at the Audiencia Nacional (national penal court) No 3 in...

Finestrat water undrinkable too

Finestrat has also been affected by post-storm water problems and the council has just warned that tap water in La Cala, Terra Marina and...

Answer to water crisis

TALKS are under way over how to solve this summer's inevitable water crisis in the Marina Alta – and Jávea's system could be key. The...

Costa parents say ‘yes’ to ‘British’ school hours

THE MAJORITY of schools in the northern Costa Blanca will be switching to 'British' school hours - ending at 14.00 - from October 1,...

Britons trapped in snow storm

COSTA Britons were among those trapped in their cars when heavy snow blocked motorways in northern Spain at the weekend. Thousands of motorists were forced...

The right to live!

By Email November 12 I write to suggest a solution to the shocking knife, drugs and gun crime throughout Great Britain. I do hope you give my...

Why there won’t be a no-deal Brexit

Chichester July 24 Even a casual glance at what is actually traded between the UK and the rest of the EU reveals enormous in-balances in favour...

British fraudsters arrested in Altea

GUARDIA Civil have arrested two British nationals under an international arrest order for defrauding £1million in a property-related scam. The father (age 76) and son...

Lo Ferrís land deal offered

THE COMPANY which owns Lo Ferrís palm tree grove in Torrevieja has been accused of resorting to blackmail to secure permission to build on...

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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