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No payout for Altea failed riverside developers

ALTEA will not have to pay €4.7m compensation to promotors Altea Futur, who are part of the Ballester real estate group, for annulling, their...

Guardia bust family business

The Guardia Civil have arrested nine members of a family they described as a dangerous gang of prolific drug dealers based in Torrevieja. Their leader,...

Gone with the wind

GALES reaching over 125 kilometres per hour in the provinces of Valencia and Castellón have caused havoc, with firefighters working around the clock to...

Security tightens

THE MINISTRY for the Interior is planning extra security measures and more personal information exchanges with private companies for car and holiday apartment rentals...

Dust off your woollies

MANY areas of inland Alicante province could wake up to blanket of white on the hills this morning (Friday). State weather agency AEMET reported that...

Benidorm campsite blaze

One woman has been seriously burnt and six caravans and cars were destroyed in a fire at Camping El Racó in Benidorm yesterday. A...

Green light at last for Málaga’s large city park

FOLLOWING three years of bureaucratic red tape, Málaga town hall has finally got the green light from the Junta de Andalucía to move forward on...

Bid for ‘British’ working hours

FINISHING work at 18.00 instead of 20.00 or even 22.00 in Spain is the new target set by the employment ministry. While all opposition parties...

Anti-Brexit marches organised for London

THE ANTI-Brexit movement has proclaimed the ‘launch of the unified resistance’ against Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union. Their first action will be the People’s...

Snap general elections on the cards

PM PEDRO Sánchez is today (Friday) expected to announce a snap general election. Catalan nationalists called the PM's bluff and voted against the budget on...

CAM bosses guilty

The High Court has sentenced the ex-bosses of the Caja de Ahorros del Mediterráneo (CAM) savings bank to between two years nine months and...

Plainclothes cops root out bin rule breakers

BENALMÁDENA town hall has confirmed to CDSN that rubbish bins are being monitored by a plainclothes local police patrol. The cops are targeting rubbish rule...

Football trials for students seeking US university scholarships

YOUNG  football players on the Costa interested in seeking athletic scholarships at US universities have a chance to participate in trials being held this...

Turtle returns home

Coral the loggerhead turtle has been returned to the sea in Torrevieja bay after recovering from an operation at the Oceanographic centre in Valencia.

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Animal shelter raided by police

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‘Cuddle thieves’ caught

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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...