Costa Blanca News – Coronavirus

British bus joyrider remanded in prison

A 26-YEAR-OLD British holidaymaker who stole a transfer coach in Benidorm and took it on a 4km rampage through the streets of the town...

New radar traps target in-town speeders

By Oliver McIntyre DRIVERS in several towns of Málaga province are facing tighter speed controls with the launch of new in-town radar patrolling. In Alhaurín de la...

Cat killer caught

National Police have arrested an individual for the murder of the cat found hanging from a tree in Calle Entrepinos in Benidorm last week...

Sevilla to face Leicester City in Champions League

Sevilla-Leicester City will be the Anglo-Spanish tie in the UEFA Champions' League last-16 round following the result of the draw held at midday today...

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...

Independence Day for Cataluña?

Catalán regional president Carles Puigdemont is expected to declare unilateral Catalan independence (in some form that has not yet been disclosed) when he addresses...

New UV level warning system for Fuengirola’s beaches

FUENGIROLA'S beachgoers have a new, easy way to check how much sun protection they need when sun-bathing or swimming in the sea, after the...

Polop mayor murder case set for trial

OVER nine years after the mayor of Polop was shot dead outside his house, the investigating judge has finally concluded his investigation and a...

Stray cats for the snip

Torrevieja has been awarded €10,252 by the provincial government to sterilise stray cats, informed councillor for animal protection Carmen Morate. She explained that the registered...

Keeping you in the picture

This spectacular image taken by Costa Blanca News photographer Ángel García of the historic snowfall in 2017 in Alicante province taken on Aitana peak...

Beach thieves behind bars

NATIONAL Police in Benidorm have arrested five suspected members of an organised thieving gang that targeted tourists on beaches throughout Alicante province. Police were alerted...

No changes to emergency travel document procedure

A misleading report that appeared in the UK tabloids and that was also printed by a local free newspaper regarding new procedures for obtaining...

Know your rights before flying

  A SPANISH consumer group has launched a new website which aims to help airline passengers to defend their rights against abuses by carriers. FACUA –...

Lightsaber ribbon-cutting for Gibraltar’s soaring Skywalk

GIBRALTAR'S stunning new mountain-top Skywalk could not have had a more spectacular inauguration than last week’s visit by the most famous Skywalker of them...

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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...