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Benidorm tribute for distinguished British expat

British expat professor Charles M Wilson, who has lived in Benidorm since 1985 and written a number of books on the town, was awarded...

The power of expats sharing

SOCIAL media - and in particular Facebook - often comes under criticism for sharing inappropriate and occasionally dangerous posts. But CBNews became aware of one...

Businesses fear crisis summer

BUSINESS owners fear a disastrous tourist season as road closures hit the centre of Dénia over the summer in a controversial programme of redevelopment. They...

Costa health bosses probe Nolotil risk in Brits

Common painkiller harmless to Spaniards may be fatal to the English patient - and other northern Europeans, research shows.  

The last of ‘Benidorm’

This week, ITV announced that this current series of 'Benidorm' was the final one and that it was being axed following consistently falling ratings....

Searching for the truth over Kirsty’s death

LAST Saturday, coinciding with the first anniversary of Kirsty Maxwell's tragic death, four of her friends and her aunt Angela, together with the family's...

A year without Kirsty

Sunday marks the first anniversary of the tragic death of 27-year-old Kirsty Maxwell and mystery still surrounds the events that led to her fatal...

British drug baron’s luck finally runs out

THE CHARMED life of Brian Charrington could have been written for the script of a brilliant gangster film, but the drugs baron faces sentencing...

Northern Costa on Portuguese Man O’ War alert

RED FLAGS have been hoisted and public warnings issued by councils in the northern Costa Blanca after potentially lethal Portuguese man o' war were...

Dancing with death

THE DRIVER of a car filmed with two youngsters dancing on its roof as it went through the streets of Jávea was scheduled to...

Briton’s bid to secure UK vote

BRITISH councillor in Alicante province Jacqui Cotterill will attend a meeting of the European Union’s Petitions Committee next week in a renewed effort to...

UK clamps down on bogus hotel sickness claims

COSTA hotels and holiday apartments have this week welcomed the announcement by the UK government to enforce new rules in the coming weeks to...

Drone hits passenger plane

A DRONE collided with an aircraft over the coast of Elche on Sunday, fortunately not causing any damage or injury. Alicante-Elche airport reported the incident...

No visa bid for British tourists

THE GOVERNMENT will fight to ensure that British visitors to Spain do not have to fill out a visa application after Brexit. This was the...

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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...