Costa Blanca News – Coronavirus
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New site mooted for Nerja health centre

THE long and thorny saga of Nerja’s new health centre took a new twist when the regional government’s delegate in Málaga, José Luis Ruiz...

Estepona and Marbella culinary markets move forward

NEW culinary markets planned in Estepona and the San Pedro de Alcántara district of Marbella have taken a major step forward, with construction now underway...

Axarquía firm wins compensation over cucumber debacle

A FRUIT and vegetable distributor in the Axarquía is one of two Spanish companies which has been indemnified by Germany following the cucumber crisis...

Hunting dog theft gang dismantled

A GANG that took orders for special breeds and types of hunting dogs before stealing them from towns in northern Málaga province has been...

Radar’s a fine little earner

THE 15 fixed radar speed traps in Málaga generate more in fines than those of any other province in Spain. Between January 1 and...

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...

Constitutional Court suspends Catalan independence resolution

MADRID and Barcelona resumed hostilities on Monday when Spain’s Constitutional Court decided unanimously to suspend a resolution passed by the Catalan regional government five...

Satellite devices to track local orca population

A STUDY launched this week will use satellite tags to track the movements of the orca whale population of the Strait of Gibraltar and...

Cataluña – the day after

With international media showing image of police charges and people being dragged away from poll stations, Catalan regional president Carlos Puigdemont stating he will...

First case of Zika in Alicante

THE first known case of the Zika virus has been confirmed in the Valencia region after a 16-year-old boy proved positive on his return...

Radar nation

By Dave Jamieson ONE speeding driver was caught by radar every 10 seconds during 2015, according to the Automovilistas Europeos Asociados (AEA). In a report published on...

Life-changing ‘second-skin’ body suit wins €10,000 grant

A YOUNG man from Marbella who has designed a protective suit that could change not only his own life, but the lives of thousands...

Premier League pirates shut down

THE National Police have shut down a store in the Calahonda zone of Mijas that was allegedly providing illegal streaming of Premier League games...

British scientist honoured in Antequera

A BUST of the British scientist and astronomer Michael Hoskin has been unveiled on a new viewpoint in Antequera. The site overlooks the city’s...

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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...