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Taking a vantage

Visitors to the Benitachell coast will soon have the opportunity to take in the dramatic landscape of the Costa Blanca from the comfort of...

Mass vaccination plan drawn up

The Valencia government has redesigned its Covid-19 vaccination strategy in order to be able to administer 400,000 jabs a week from the beginning of...

Boost for Benidorm hotels

The company MedPlaya reported that bookings from the UK have shot up by 600% at their hotels in Benidorm following the announcement from the...

Huge spending boost for Torrevieja schools

A total of €22.1 million will be spent on building new schools and improving old buildings in Torrevieja. The regional government investment plan was announced...

Family grow rich on drug crop

Tenants of a €2,000-a-month Costa Blanca villa shared their home with a secret marijuana plantation – allegedly using the income from drugs to fund...

Partially open for business

The ‘slow, prudent and progressive’ opening of the regional economy starts today (Monday). Valencia’s president Ximo Puig said this would be done in stages so...

Bars and restaurants can open on Monday

The new rules governing the reopening of the economy in the Valencia region were published in the regional official bulletin (DOGV) this morning. The measures...

Hospital extension underway

Work has started at Elche general hospital to extend and reform the surgery block. Regional president Ximo Puig visited on Tuesday and said the Valencia...

No to the towers

Torrevieja’s Green party (Los Verdes) has presented objections to the council study which gives the green light to build two 26-storey tower blocks on...

Waste plant takes shape

Work on the waste transfer plant being built in Dolores is progressing well and it should be operational within a few months, according to...

Roundabouts in the pipeline

Alfaz council have approved spending for the construction of two roundabouts on the N-332 and an additional 1,000 metres of two-way bike lanes. Full report...

Gradual reopening for the economy

Valencia president Ximo Puig has just revealed how the economy will reopen next week. From Monday bars and restaurants will be able to open as...

New blues and twos

A new fleet of local police vehicles was unveiled by Rojales town hall today in Ciudad Quesada urbanisation. Full report in Friday’s Costa Blanca News...

Scammers switched cash for fakes

Conmen posing as international investors used sleight of hand to switch genuine cash for fake notes leaving a Costa Blanca businessman €50,000 out of...

Valencia is winning the battle against the virus

The Valencia region’s remarkable coronavirus recovery has continued apace over the last week. And active cases of Covid-19 have been reduced six-fold in the last...

Restoration plan unveiled for historic complex

A €7.7 million plan has been presented to restore the jewel in Torrevieja’s crown – the historic Eras de la Sal seafront complex. The dock...

Outdoor service for bars and restaurants

The Valencia government is set to allow bars and restaurants to open on Tuesday (March 2) as outdoor venues, using terraces only. Health councillor Ana...

Preparations underway to build footbridge

Essential road works have started in Calpe ahead of the construction of a new footbridge and long-promised crossing over the busy N-332. Full story in...

Coast flood prevention plan prepared

Details of a project designed to put an end to repeated flooding every time there is heavy rain in La Zenia, Orihuela Costa, have...

Trails to promote ‘active ageing’

Alfaz council chiefs are making preparations to promote health trails in the town. The idea is to have different colour-coded routes – none of which...

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Bid to prevent Easter collapse

The Valencia government is working to ensure that mobility is reduced ‘as much as possible’ over the Easter holidays when traditionally millions of car...

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