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The plea of British citizens in Madrid

Email March 24 Hundreds of British citizens demonstrated in Madrid on 23 March to show their support of the People’s Vote, bearing placards with messages such...

Healthcare for expats

Valencia March 23 My husband are legal residents in Valencia. We have been on the Spanish Healthcare system for the past 4 years and have had...

Stand and deliver – your money and your life

Email March 22 Why should self-important servants of the people take notice of seventeen million odd individuals saying we should do this? Or some sixteen million...

Earthquake felt across Alicante Province

AN EARTHQUAKE which occurred under the sea off Torrevieja on Sunday was felt by residents as far away as Dénia in the north of...

Second runway plan for Alicante-Elche airport

ALICANTE-Elche airport has been breaking records yearly for passengers, with 14m passing through the airport in 2018 and 96,734 flights taking off or landing. Technicians...

Benidorm rules on electric scooters

BENIDORM will finally set firm rules for electric scooters and Segways circulating around the resort. At its seventh vote, the new bylaws were finally passed...

Bid to save over 25,000 lives

SPEED limiting technology will form part of a package of safety measures for all vehicles sold in Europe from 2022 after new regulations were...

‘Specialist’ burglars busted

A GANG of burglars – who were based in Torrevieja but operated all over south-east Spain – has been brought down by the National...

Denia train service to Calpe

Email March 19 Can you please update me as to when this service will restart. Myself and many other visitors who wish to return to Denia or...

Britain, the Lisbon Treaty and the Federal State of Europe

Alfaz del Pi March 14 Dear Editor I read on Facebook an item about the LISBON TREATY. Entered into by all EU countries and this comes up for...

Food for the needy

Email March 15 Dear Editor, As someone who has contributed regularly to Alimentos Solidarios for the last eight years or so, I was shocked to read your...

And on the 3,000 Abandoned villages

Email March 18 I applaud the regional government for offering millions of euros to young people to farm in rural communities. But, as your article states...

Improving hospital food

Email March 18 Reply I agree that good food is a key to good health, however as you say this needs to continue when people are...

Cruelty to animals

Email March 18 Sir, There is something that has puzzled me for a long time. Spain has an association for the prevention of cruelty to animals, presumably...

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