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ORIHUELA Costa political party CLARO has joined forces with Cambiemos Orihuela and Podemos for the local elections next month. Full story in Friday’s Costa Blanca...

Accursed plastics

Greenpeace took their ‘accursed plastics’ (Maldito Plástico) campaign to the mouth of the River Segura in Guardamar yesterday (Sunday). Around 500 people collected an estimated...

Missed chance to improve hospital road

THE PROJECT to turn a 3.5-km section of the congested CV-95 road into a dual carriageway should have been completed before Torrevieja hospital was...

Rooting for Roman relics

EXCAVATIONS of the ancient Roman site La Picola began in Santa Pola last Wednesday, by a group of trainee archaeologists under the supervision of...

Largest earthquake since 1960

THE EARTHQUAKE measuring 4.3 on the Richter scale which shook the south of Alicante on Monday at 16.40 was the largest tremor in the...

Huge fine for illegally burying rubbish

A FINE of €1,474,000 has been imposed on Proambiente, the company that used to manage the notorious landfill between Abanilla and La Murada in...

Cash dispenser ‘torched’

GUARDIA Civil are investigating a fire which burned out a cash machine in San Luis urbanisation in Torrevieja. A private security services source told Costa...

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 to excavate Roman sites

CARTAGENA’S two main Roman archaeological sites – the amphitheatre and the Forum – will be excavated and restored thanks to agreements signed between city...

Cultural centre closed over fire risk

TORREVIEJA’S coalition council has been forced to close the Virgin del Carmen cultural centre after an ‘exhaustive inspection’ found deficiencies in its fire prevention...

Court goes for the dogs

A LEGAL bid to shut down one of Torrevieja’s dog beaches via an emergency procedure has been thrown out by a judge. Holiday home owners...

Digging deeper at ancient site

ARCHAEOLOGICAL excavations have started again at La Alcudia in Elche, which is internationally known for the discovery of the Iberian bust of the Dama...

New year opening pencilled in for Corvera

CLEANING and private security services at soon-to-be-opened Corvera airport (AIRM) have been put out to tender by state-run company AENA – but so have...

Family drug business disbanded

A CLAN of suspected drug dealers which was ‘very active in the Vega Baja’ has been rounded up by Guardia Civil in Cox, Callosa...

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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...