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Your article on Modelo 720

Email July 2 Hi there, you were probably inundated with complainants after your article and I just want to add another few moans to the list. I...

Mystery surrounds hotel death fall

A BRITISH national from London, on holiday with a group of men, lost his life on Saturday afternoon at the Hotel Levante Club in...

Free oranges? Help yourself!

A FARMER in Benidoleig is giving his oranges away free to whoever wants to pick them as harvesting the fruit costs him more than...

‘You’re on your own’

THE UK government has refused to take action over double taxation which is hitting British pensioners living in Spain. Since the Double Taxation Convention with...

Chemists ‘out-of-stock’

CHEMISTS are warning of an increasing list of out-of-stock medication caused by a price struggle by pharmaceutical companies and UK stock piling in fear...

Promoter waits for concert licence

Councillor for culture at Torrevieja town hall Antonio Quesada confirmed this week that the promoter does not yet have a licence to hold The...

Nurses given power to prescribe

MORE than 20,000 nurses working in the Valencia region will be able to prescribe medicines. The initiative is designed to reduce the pressure on GPs. Full...

I do!

Women in Petrer in Alicante province have broken a curious world record – which is the number of people gathered in one place wearing...

Tram incident

June 25 I have recently returned from Muchavista. My son and I decided to get the Tram L3 to Alicante and then a taxi to...

Tweeting all bird experts

Altea June 16 Hello Editor, I wonder if there is an ornithologist out there amongst the thousands of your readers? The problem many of us are having at...

Illegal bank charges

Email June 27 I hold a personal account with Banco Sabadell; this is their basic Key Account Plus. This evening I logged on to the bank...

Bird’s eye view of San Juan magic

The night of San Juan has always been 'magical' on the Costa Blanca, but this year and thanks to Finestrat local police drones, we...

Facing Nolotil ‘disaster’ this summer

FEARS are growing of a tragedy this summer as the painkiller Nolotil is allegedly still being given to tourists despite a ban imposed by...

Costa to escape killer heat

WHILE temperatures are predicted to reach 44ºC in some inland areas of Spain this weekend, the Costa Blanca is set to be one of...

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Army called in to tackle forest fire

The first large-scale forest fire of the summer in Alicante province is burning out of control in the municipality of Beneixama (Benejama), near Villena. A...