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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...

UK moves to allay fears over Brexit Bill

The British government has tried to quell fears raised by Sir Roger Gale MP over the fact that there is no reference to Britons...

British hooligans hauled in

FIVE British men were arrested at Alicante-Elche airport after arriving on a flight from Manchester. A National Police spokesman reported yesterday (Thursday) that the suspects,...

Experts identify sunken British ship off Dénia

A SKELETON of a sunken ship found last summer off Dénia's shores has turned out to be the remains of the British vessel Parthenon...

Britain “proud” of its Costa expats

AMBASSADOR Simon Manley paid tribute to the 'inspiring' spirit of expats living in Spain as they worked selflessly for an international community this week. A...

Drunk British footballer kicked-off plane

THE 25 members of a British amateur football club, most of whom appeared to be drunk, were escorted off a plane at Alicante-Elche airport,...

Driving licences: make the change

BRITISH expats are being strongly advised to change their UK driving licence for a Spanish version ahead of Brexit. The process can be “frustrating and...

Brexit doesn’t scare British buyers

WHATEVER kind of Brexit lies ahead, it certainly hasn't scared-off British buyers looking for homes in the sun. The latest figures released by the regional...

‘Brexit’ bunting fiasco in Benidorm

BRITISH bar owner Tracey Walker has stirred up a hornets nest by claiming that local police victimised her by ordering her to take down...

Spain lifeline for ‘Brexpats’

THE SPANISH government has again appealed for calm amongst expats affected by Brexit and the current political troubles over the Withdrawal Agreement. Madrid has undertaken...

15 years for British drug baron

BRITISH drug baron Brian Colin Charrington has been sentenced to over 15 years in prison by Alicante provincial court. Charrington was found guilty of drug...

Painkiller fear mounts as death toll rises

INVESTIGATORS claim at least 20 British people have died after developing side effects from taking the controversial analgesic metamizole. The figures were revealed as international...

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...

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Benidorm locks-up again

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Deep snow in Alicante province

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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...