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Fast track to the airport

THE regional authorities have approved a new contract to improve current coach services and for new direct services to Alicante-Elche airport and the AVE...

Here we go again….

THE beach at the beautiful Javea cove of Cala Granadella was carved in half by raging flood water running off the hillside behind, carrying...

Altea minor stabbed in Cap Negret

Guardia Civil officers in Altea have arrested an 18 year old youth of Cuban nationality for the attempted murder of a 13 year old...

Baby snatchers arrested

NATIONAL Police arrested a couple in Altea on Tuesday after they snatched their newborn baby from the paediatric intensive care unit, After giving birth at...

British scammers extradited

A BRITISH father and son arrested last week at a luxury urbanisation in Altea following an international arrest order have now been extradited to...

British fraudsters arrested in Altea

GUARDIA Civil have arrested two British nationals under an international arrest order for defrauding £1million in a property-related scam. The father (age 76) and son...

Altea tap water restrictions – here we go again!

Altea town hall has issued a warning restricting the use of tap water to personal hygiene only as recent downpours have caused murky water...

Costa joins Spain marches for unity

Marches defending the unity of Spain ahead of tomorrow's ilegal independence referendum in Cataluña have taken place in Alicante, Valencia and several Costa...

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...

Jihadist link to Altea shooting

A HALAL butcher's shop in Altea – which was at the centre of a police swoop for terrorist links to Daesh last October -...

‘Pirate’ fish seized

GUARDIA Civil have seized almost 400 kilos of fish caught illegally by vessels based in Altea. Officers based in Calpe had the small Portosenso harbour...

Altea lifts all tap water restrictions

Altea council has announced that from Tuesday, tap water is safe to drink in the entire muncipality. As reported in Costa Blanca News last week,...

‘Can we drink our tap water now?’

This is the question hundreds of Costa Blanca News readers have asked us following the restrictions imposed two weeks ago in La Nucía, Finestrat,...

Urgent repairs underway

THE recent storm damage has caused millions of euros worth of damage along the Costa Blanca coastline – and Altea suffered like many other...

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Animal shelter raided by police

By David Jackson Environmental police unit Seprona together with government vets raided an animal shelter known as Kim's Animal Shelter in Gádor last week after...

‘Cuddle thieves’ caught

GUARDIA Civil have arrested two Romanian women (age 28 and 38) as they were about to 'cuddle'-rob an elderly expat couple in La Senieta...

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...