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Jávea woman wins her fight to change mammogram laws

A JÁVEA cancer survivor's quest for mammograms to be practised on women under 45 who have a family history of the condition has taken...

Airport access upgrade back in the pipeline

Much-needed road access improvements to Alicante-Elche airport will finally be carried out after it was announced today (Monday) that the €24.5million project will be...

UK Most Wanted arrested in Benidorm

National Police have arrested 25-year-old Gareth Bryan Edwards - one of the UK's 10 Most Wanted men to appear in Operación Captura this year -...

Boat people reach the Costa

GUARDIA Civil had their hands full this week chasing scarpering migrants who arrived at a number of points along the Costa Blanca and Costa...

Forest Inferno under control

WHAT has become the worst forest fire in the Valencia region in six years - leaving 40 families homeless and at least 7,421 acres...

Valencia on fire

Thousands of Fallas monuments were burning throughout the streets of the Valencia region on Sunday night in the traditional 'Cremá' (burning). By this morning,...

Cash payment limit dropped to €1,000

THE CABINET will tomorrw (Friday) approve new measures to fight fiscal fraud, including a new limit on payments in cash to €1,000. Currently, cash payments...

Airport strike threat

TWO DIFFERENT strikes are set to hit Alicante-Elche airport as unions take on the government over pay and working conditions. Three trade unions - CCOO,...

Foreign fruit plague warning

Farmers are calling for stricter regulation to be applied to fruit coming from other countries in order to prevent the spreading of plagues

Help for victims of financial mis-selling

PEOPLE who suffered losses after transferring a UK pension abroad could win compensation on a ‘no win, no fee’ basis as specialists offer victims...

Gender violence figures released

OVER 5,000 women have been victims of gender violence in the Valencia region in the first three months of 2017, figures released earlier this...

Terror death toll increases to 16

The death of a 51-year-old German woman who was in critical condition at a Barcelona hospital after being run over by the terrorist van...

Sports instructor’s reputation damaged by fake abuse claims

By Samantha Kett A VOLLEYBALL trainer accused of child sex abuse has been acquitted after a judge found no evidence to convict her. The woman, who...

Happy Birthday Ma’am

HM QUEEN Elizabeth II celebrated her 90th birthday yesterday (Thursday). UK Prime Minister David Cameron said The Queen has been ‘a rock of strength'. Celebrations got...

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Killer Storm

LOCAL and regional authorities estimate the damage caused by 'Gloria' storm earlier this week will run into millions of euros and urgent repair works...

Hopping for biodiversity