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Birds and vines

TWO of the most important facets of La Mata-Torrevieja natural park are the birds and the vines. Both can be observed on this walk...

Residents briefed on park plans

THE PARK at the entrance to La Siesta and El Chaparral urbanisations in Torrevieja will be built within the next three years, town hall...

First case of Zika in Alicante

THE first known case of the Zika virus has been confirmed in the Valencia region after a 16-year-old boy proved positive on his return...

Property prices rise

The value of property in Alicante province rose by 1.5 per cent in 2015. This follows a similar rise of 1.15 in 2014. The figures were...

Coats on for the snow

THE TEMPERATURE plummeted and snow came to the mountains of Alicante province at the weekend. Full story in Friday’s Costa Blanca News.  

Expat surge in referendum vote registration

THE announcement of the date for the referendum on the UK's membership of the European Union has triggered a surge in the number of...

Life certificates abolished in Spain

EXPAT British pensioners will no longer have to complete the 'dreaded' life certificate in order to prove they are not dead so they can...

Now you see it, now you don’t

By Nuria Pérez A HILL standing in a European Union Special Protection Area for birds in San Miguel de Salinas had been flattened. Full story in...

More on Brexit referendum

CBNews website comment February 24, 2016 I've never been very political vocally, life's too short living in this fabulous environment. But I have got a little...

More on Brexit referendum

Tibi February 22, 2016 Dear Editor A response to two misleading aspects of your correspondents' arguing in favour of Brexit in the 19th February 2016 issue of...

Sipping sangría in the sun

Alfaz del Pi February 21, 2016 While you are here in Spain doing what most UK-resident Brits think we do all day, do you watch Sky...

Cleavage matters

Email February 21, 2016 Studying the picture of Susan Sarandon and her cleavage, I personally thought she looked beautiful - a close-up view might be a...

Consul concerned over British business problems

BRITISH Consul Sarah-Jane Morris and Vice Consul Sara Munsterhjelm listened to representatives of British businesses in Benidorm regarding security issues during a special meeting...

Residents take on town hall

By Alex Watkins MORE than 250 residents of San Fulgencio’s urbanisations packed out a meeting of the recently formed Marina Urbanisations Residents Association (MURA) on...

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Drowning deaths on the up

Three people a day died in water in Spain during July, according to shocking figures released this week by the royal Spanish lifeguard and...

Pea men gang arrested