Costa Blanca News – Coronavirus

Elche allows pub terraces to reopen

Establishments with pub or cocktail bar (bar de copas) licences in Elche have been authorised by the council to open their outdoor terrace areas.   Full...

Torrevieja health authority to go public

The regional health authority announced on Tuesday that it will not renew the concession handed to private company Ribera Salud to run Torrevieja healthcare...

Hollywood comes to the Costa

Tinseltown came to the Costa Blanca to film key scenes of new adventure film ‘Uncharted’ starring British actor Tom Holland – best-known for his...

Nightclub owner in hot water

Local police found a nightclub open over the bank holiday weekend in Alicante city – even though these establishments have been closed due to...

Cartagena to ‘open up’ to the sea

Cartagena city hall has presented a €28.8 million project to redevelop the popular harbour area – which is the entrance from the sea to...

Elderly resident rescued

Fire fighters had to use a ladder truck to rescue an elderly man who had fallen at his house in Guardamar del Segura. Full report...

Child gets his head stuck

Alicante fire fighters were called in to free a two-year-old boy who got his head stuck between the railings of a hotel balcony yesterday. Full...

Madrid exodus as city-wide restrictions are launched

Mobility restrictions imposed on the entire city of Madrid and several nearby towns last weekend saw a huge exodus of vehicles from the area...

PM presents Covid-19 recovery plan for Spain

PM Pedro Sánchez yesterday (Wednesday) presented the government's economic plan for Spain to recover from the effects of Covid-19 and the restrictions imposed to...

Missed stories

Email October 5 Picked up my CBN on Friday and was surprised you had missed the main news stories!!! Closing down of Casa Lily (not sure about...

Radar Covid App

Teulada/Moraira October 5 Hi, Any chance you can write about the track and trace app Radar Covid? It only works if everyone downloads it so needs a push...

Tourism ‘rescue plan’ demanded

With hotel occupation rates plummeting after summer and establishments forced to offer below-cost deals to keep hotels open, a regional tourism sector summit held...

Tyre tipping mystery solved

The mystery of who has been dumping thousands of old tyres in protected natural areas around Crevillente has been solved by the Guardia Civil. Full...

Suspect arrested after Briton stabbed to death

A Briton has been arrested after a compatriot was stabbed to death in Ciudad Quesada, Rojales in the early hours of last Thursday morning. According...

ADVERTISEMENT COSTA BLANCA

COSTA BLANCA NEWS

Contract out on caterpillars

A new contract to provide Orihuela’s service to prevent and control processionary caterpillars has been awarded by the town hall. Councillor Dámaso Aparicio said processionary...

Ivory traders taken to task

Shortest wait in the region