Costa Blanca News – Coronavirus

Holiday ready?

WITH Easter fast approaching, Benidorm is up against the clock to finish works on the Avenida Mediterráneo before the influx of Easter holidaymakers. Remodelling works...

New call to ban painkiller

HEALTH chiefs must ban the use of the controversial analgesic metamizole to protect the public as more people fall victim to side effects, says...

Gibraltar installing ‘wow factor’ suspension bridge

By Oliver McIntyre THRILL-seekers will soon have a new reason to visit Gibraltar, where work is currently underway on the installation of a 71-metre-long suspension...

Granada mother defies Italian custody order

A GRANADA woman and her two children went into hiding last week after ignoring an Italian court order for the children to be handed...

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...

Wotta Christmas headache

CHRISTMAS dinners and partygoers' showers required bottled water in Alfaz, Altea and La Nucía as tap supplies in all three towns were declared unsuitable...

On your marks….

Over 2,000 lycra clad competitors took part in the thirty-fourth joint Half Marathon and 10K run on Saturday evening and despite the rain, nearly...

Spanish banks ordered to pay back mortgage ‘floor clause’ amounts

THE EU Supreme Court has ordered banks must pay back all the amounts overcharged to mortgage payers who had a so-called 'floor clause' (minimum...

Billion euro golf bonanza

THE Costa del Golf is driving big money into Málaga, with a new report by the provincial government showing that the industry has become...

Twin towers dilemma

CONTROVERSY continues to surround the two tower blocks known as Gemelos 28, built illegally at Punta Llisera in Benidorm, a few metres from the...

Couple face fine for Peñón ‘quickie’

A COUPLE are facing a fine of between €100 and €600 after filming and broadcasting a pornographic video set on Calpe Rock. The film, entitled...

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POPULAR NEWS

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...