Costa Blanca News – Coronavirus

Irish murder suspect arrest at Alicante airport

AN IRISH man wanted on suspicion of two murders was arrested at Alicante-Elche airport, announced the Guardia Civil. The 32-year-old was detained under a European...

Bid to halt the building

A BUILDING moratorium for Orihuela Costa has been mooted by Cambiemos party councillor Marta Guillén. Full story in Friday’s Costa Blanca News (south edition)

River row escalates

AN ONGOING row over who is responsible for cleaning the River Segura waterway is angering town halls and environmentalists. More in Friday’s Costa Blanca News...

Taxman targets holiday lets

WITH tax filing season now underway, inspectors are reported to be targeting property owners who placed advertisements for holiday rentals during 2015. The crackdown includes those...

Dozens of animals killed in pet store fire

TRAGEDY struck in Benalmádena on Tuesday, April 12, as dozens of animals were killed after a fire broke out in an Arroyo de la Miel...

Brit bars in ‘Grand National’ police raid

FIVE British bars in Benidorm were raided on Saturday afternoon as a Valencia regional police unit moved in to crack down on illegal gambling. There...

Brexit vote hearing in the offing

A HIGH Court hearing is expected to take place in London next week, challenging the UK Government over its decision to exclude up to...

Woman stabbed to death in Benidorm

ANOTHER case of domestic violence in which a woman has been brutally murdered has been reported, this time in Benidorm. Police say that a 48-year-old...

Double the speed limit

GUARDIA Civil have arrested a 53-year-old man driving a BMW at 240km/h. More in Friday’s Costa Blanca News (south edition).  

Expat office on the move

THE INTERNATIONAL residents’ office (OARI) situated opposite Torrevieja town hall is set to move to the former tourism information point close to the hippy...

Shutterbugs can snap up €3,500 in prizes

PHOTOGRAPHERS  have a chance to shoot for a total of €3,500 in prizes in this year's Torremolinos photography competition, which for the first time...

All set for bumper summer

A RECORD summer is on the cards for the province of Málaga. With holiday reservations booming and thousands of cruise passengers expected, the local tourism...

Big brother on the road

A TOTAL of 270 cameras are being installed on roads around the country which are specially designed to trap motorists using mobile phones or...

Spain wants Britain to stay

Furthermore, Spain is the EU country that is most against Britain leaving. According to a survey published by prestigious media groups in France and...

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Benidorm locks-up again

To avoid residents from other regions breaking the lockdown and trying to reach holiday apartments in Benidorm this May 1 holiday weekend, local authorities...

Deep snow in Alicante province

With the north of Alicante province still on red alert for snow today (Monday), around half a metre has fallen in Banyeres de Mariola...

Brexit passport rule changes

BRITISH people travelling within the European Union should be aware passport validity rules will change after December 31 because of Brexit. During the current transition...