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Brexit boosts Costa bookings

Fears that Brexit may have a serious negative impact on the number of bookings for Costa holidays this year were dismissed this week by...

Epidemic denial

REGIONAL health authorities came out on Tuesday to deny an outbreak of handfoot-and-mouth disease in the Marina Baixa area. In a public notice by the...

What a mess

BRITAIN’S Prime Minister Theresa May won the backing of her Cabinet for a draft European Union divorce deal on Wednesday at a meeting in...

Málaga province posts fourth highest home sales in Spain

MÁLAGA province saw a 13.1% increase in home sales between January and November 2017 compared to the same period the year before, and had...

Costa caterpillars reach the UK

Processionary caterpillars, which are commonplace here in Spain have invaded parts of the UK. The toxic creepy-crawlies have been identified in the south-east of England...

British couple wins lawsuit over embargoed-home auction

A BRITISH couple whose Mijas home was embargoed and sold at auction over a municipal tax debt have won a lawsuit against the town...

Police smash ‘Brit-zone’ drug ring

NATIONAL Police have arrested 14 members of a network known to be involved with drug trafficking around Calle Mallorca in the Rincón de Loix,...

Disgraced former mayoress hangs on to Senate seat

DISGRACED former Valencia Mayoress Rita Barberá has announced she will be leaving the PP party - but not her seat in the Senate in...

PM agreement reached… but still not enough

Acting PM Mariano Rajoy's PP party and centrists Ciudadanos led by Albert Rivera have finally signed an agreement to vote in favour of Rajoy's...

UK on highest terror alert

THE UK terror threat level has been increased to critical, meaning more attacks may be imminent. Military personnel are being deployed to protect key sites...

Jail for British OAP alleged wife killer

The 86-year-old British man arrested after allegedly stabbing his 79-year-old wife to death at a Campello OAPs home last week will be been sent...

Repairs sink into contract pothole

CAREFULLY planned road repairs were thrown into chaos this week as Calpe sacked its chosen constructor for 'non-compliance' with the terms of the contract. The...

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...

Ronda’s new hospital to open on Tuesday

RONDA'S long-awaited new hospital is to finally open its doors to the general public this Tuesday, January 17. During a visit to the new facility alongside...

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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...