Costa Blanca News – Coronavirus

Help Martin clean-up the world

Martin Hutchinson, the man who has walked over 34,000 kilometres to increase awareness of the damage we are doing to our planet, is calling...

Calpe police driven quackers

Local police in Calpe were called at around 03:30 on Tuesday, when a group of wild ducks stopped the traffic. Wandering around the middle of...

Felipe meets the troops

KING Felipe was in Alicante on Monday to observe a mock anti-terrorist operation carried out by the army’s special forces (MOE). Full story in Friday’s...

Cash ploughed into eco veg

A TOTAL of €78 million is being stumped up by the coalition government in Valencia to boost the production of organic fruit and vegetables...

19,000 run Valencia marathon

Around 19,000 runners took part in the 36th IAAP Gold Label Valencia marathon on Sunday. The race was won by Kenyans Victor Kipchirchir (2:07.38) in the...

Waiting for a home

Wild animals in a queue to enter Alicante rescue centre By Dave Jones A TOTAL of 731 primates and big cats which have been seized by...

Checkpoint Charlie

QUESTIONS are being asked about the legality of a security control that was installed at the entrance to Entre Naranjos urbanisation. More in today’s Costa...

How many referendums?

Email Dear Editor, Referring to the definition of a referendum in the Collins English Dictionary, it states: “It is the submission of an issue of public...

In reply to Mrs Oliver

Email Dear Editor, How dare Mrs F Oliver state that the British people are paying for our lifestyle? The majority of us have worked long hours, contributing...

Fancy that!

The traditional Benidorm British fancy dress party, held every year at the end of the popular local fiestas, was again a huge success today...

Wanted Briton, 74, arrested in Pego

A BRITISH schoolteacher charged with sexually assaulting two teenage girls has been arrested in Pego. The 74-year-old, who was under a European arrest warrant from...

MEP explains ‘associate EU’ citizenship bid

THE MEP from Luxemburg who has launched an initiative which would give Britons the chance to retain their EU citizenship has sent out an...

Pavement scooter ban

THE NATIONAL traffic department (DGT) last week published an edict that effectively bans the use of mobility scooters, Segways, electrical scooters and all other...

Airplane chasers

LAST month we exposed the growing compensation culture which has hit Benidorm, with reps for ‘No Win – No Fee’ companies openly approaching British...

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Roundabout for accident blackspot

The construction of the long-awaited roundabout at the dangerous junction linking Eagle’s Nest to Blue Lagoon and Villamartín is due to start this week,...