474676 Quiron
Home Costa Blanca South

Costa Blanca South

Blame it on the boogie

TORREVIEJA town hall has turned down permission for concerts by The Jacksons in the Eras de la Sal outdoor venue this summer. Deputy mayor Fanny...

Fair fun underway in Torrevieja

By Dave Jones and Barry Wright VISITORS to Torrevieja’s Sevillanas fair are drinking, eating, dancing and making merry. The popular annual event opened on Wednesday evening...

King to inaugurate airport

KING Felipe VI is to attend the official opening of Murcia International Airport (AIRM) at Corvera on January 15. Full story in Friday’s Costa Blanca...

Faster building for Orihuela Costa

THE ISSUING of building licences in Orihuela Costa is to be speeded up in the coming months by the council’s department for town planning. Full...

This week’s Church Services South

Click here to see this week's Church Services South

Independence bid from Orihuela turned down

ORIHUELA town hall has refused to accept a request for independence from the rural district of El Mudamiento – nicknamed Casas Baratas (cheap houses). The...

All change in San Fulgencio

IN San Fulgencio – where just over 5,000 of its almost 8,000 inhabitants are non-Spaniards and almost 3,000 of them British – the renewed...

Residents denounce mosquito menace

Homeowners in La Veneziola at the northern end of La Manga del Mar Menor have warned of an explosion in mosquito numbers in the...

Pothole plan produced

THE INSISTENCE of residents over the poor condition of roads around Verdemar urbanisation in Orihuela Costa appears to have borne fruit, as the council...

EU funding bid for port

Torrevieja has been included on the Valencia government list which will be presented to the European Union for funding to improve the region’s ports. Full...

He’ll be back – in November

THE EXPLOSIVE trailer for the sixth Terminator movie, Dark Fate, has been released – and features footage filmed in Catral and on new roads...

Funding approved to dredge blocked port

AFTER more than two years of bureaucratic struggles, Guardamar del Segura town hall has obtained the necessary permits and approved the funding required to...

Volunteers lead the way

TWO new shelters for feral cats have been installed in Torre de la Horadada this week by the local department for animal welfare. Local residents...

ADVERTISEMENT

POPULAR NEWS

Animal shelter raided by police

By David Jackson Environmental police unit Seprona together with government vets raided an animal shelter known as Kim's Animal Shelter in Gádor last week after...

‘Cuddle thieves’ caught

GUARDIA Civil have arrested two Romanian women (age 28 and 38) as they were about to 'cuddle'-rob an elderly expat couple in La Senieta...

Top UK musician drowns in Níjar

By Richard Torné A top British rock musician has drowned while on holiday in Níjar. Session guitarist Michael Casswell, 53, who played in the West End...