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May’s over

Theresa May's turbulent leadership of the Conservative Party will end on June 7, paving the way for a new prime minister to lead the...

Carnivals shun sexist and homophobic costumes

WOMEN dressed as nurses and schoolgirls and men as doctors and teachers, or females in low-cut tops or short skirts will not win any...

New healthcards issued

THE NEW SIP card to access the Spanish healthcare system for residents of the Valencia region was presented on Wednesday and the first ones...

Bouncy castle tragedy

A SIX-year-old girl died and six other children were injured, one seriously, on Sunday after a bouncy castle broke free from its moorings in...

Successful move of Altea market

The Tuesday market in Altea - one of the most popular in the area - opened successfully in its now location on Tuesday. While the...

Pounds sinks in no-deal scare

FEARS of a no-deal Brexit have begun hitting 'brexpats' and holidaymakers' wallets this week. Statements by the new PM Boris Johnson revealing the government is...

Fuengirola’s king of the cocktails

A 34-YEAR-old from Fuengirola has been chosen as Spain’s best bartender, and will represent the country in an international competition later this year. Ángel Arruñada,...

Benidorm online

Benidorm council has launched a new free wifi internet service in the castle area and on Levante beach. The project will reportedly be tested for...

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...

Blaze engulfs three Dénia apartment blocks

AN INFERNO on Dénia's busiest pedestrian street engulfed three blocks and forced over 50 residents out onto the street as 'balls of fire' cascaded...

Spain to UK drug route smashed

NATIONAL Police officers this week dismantled the main supply route of hashish to the UK and Holland in a blow that also netted one...

‘Benidorm’ is released back into the sea

CBNews' Irena Bodnarec was one of those who saw off 'Benidorm', a turtle rescued in July which was returned to its natural habitat on...

Candy Wright’s a ‘Piece of Light’

Dedicated Costa charity worker Candy Wright has been granted the 'Points of Light' award by British PM Theresa May in recognition of her outstanding...

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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...

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...

‘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...