Wednesday, August 5, 2020

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Convicted Northern Ireland paedophile arrested in Spain after breaking teaching ban

A former teacher who was convicted of sexually assaulting pupils at a Northern Ireland school has been arrested by the Policia Nacional...

Violent villain goes on armed crime spree on Spain’s Costa Blanca

A Murcia man who threatened victims during robberies has been accused of going on a four-day crime spree...

LOCKDOWN: Town in Spain’s Murcia goes back to Phase 1 of de-escalation plan while Catalunya registers almost 2,000 more...

The municipality of Totana has seen 55 people test positive following an outbreak linked to the Dubai nightclub, with 44 of those being in the past 24 hours

Spain’s Murcia partially closes nightlife venues following COVID-19 outbreaks as health minister warns young people are passing disease onto...

Such establishments will only be permitted to open their terraces and outdoor areas while all customers must be seated

Free parasols for bathers at popular tourist beaches on Spain’s Costa Blanca

BATHERS enjoying their Covid-safe day on Torrevieja’s Playa del Cura were able to take away a free parasol yesterday, courtesy of the...

WATCH: Seven high-speed boats seized as drug trafficking gang smashed on Spain’s Costa Blanca

MORE than three tonnes of hashish and seven specially-adapted speedboats have been seized in a combined police operation on the Costa Blanca.

Maintenance man in Spain suffers horrific 90 per cent burns in petrol station explosion in Cartagena

TWO people were seriously injured after an explosion at a Cartagena city centre petrol station this morning(July 14), with one worker suffering...

Spain´s Murcia region extends mask-wearing and promises spot fines for rule-breakers

MURCIA has become the latest region in Spain to expand the mandatory wearing of masks in most public places.

Husband dies after elderly couple pulled from rough seas off popular Costa Blanca beach

Strong easterly winds up to 21km/h will continue this week until Friday

Costa Blanca resort get more prestigious awards but local mayor hints that there is more to tourism than beaches

ORIHUELA Costa has been presented with a Qualitur flag in recognition of high standards on the area’s beaches. Popular...

Costa Blanca town looks to ‘fresh start’ after ‘frustrating’ delays to essential road improvements

IT has taken hell and brimstone… but Ciudad Quesada’s new-look main road is finally open. Following years of delays...

British holidaymakers visiting Mar Menor tourist area of Spain may have to wear masks most of the time

BRITISH tourists planning to visit the Mar Menor holiday area of Murcia this summer may be forced to wear masks for most...

Tourist beach on Spain’s Costa Blanca sees return of venomous stinger which cleared local waters last year

No other sightings have been reported so far and no warnings have been issued by local authorities

Business confidence in Spain’s Costa Blanca is ‘Big’ according to expanding local radio station

COSTA BLANCA businesses are gearing up for the new normality, a local company has reported. Big FM in Ciudad...

Huge public building on Spain’s Costa Blanca disinfected with ‘fogging’ technique ahead of crunch talks over future of area

THE International Auditorium of Torrevieja has carried out the disinfection and cleaning of all its facilities, using a new fogging technique, in...

Murcia president warns ‘phase two’ lockdown could return in localised areas hit by COVID-19 spikes

LOCKDOWN restrictions could return to specific parts of the Murcia region hit by a recent spike in coronavirus cases.

Two beaches get black flags on Spain’s Costa Blanca – here’s a list of 72 Blue Flag beaches to...

BLACK flags have this week been given to two Costa Blanca beaches for being among the most-polluted in all of Spain.

Guardia Civil agent gets 8-months jail after taking ‘garden peppers’ to woman’s house and installing secret camera in her...

A GUARDIA Civil agent has been suspended for 15 months after putting a spy camera into a shower to record images of...

How Murcia’s ‘cool streets’ technology helps prevent pets burning their paws as temperatures rise across Spain

RED-HOT pavements can be a danger to both children and pets, as summer temperatures spike in Spain. Vienna-based animal...

Costa Blanca awakens to earthquake with 3.1 magnitude ‘shaking ground beneath the house’

TORREVIEJA and surrounding areas were awoken early this morning by an earthquake that rattled windows right across the southern areas of Costa...

WATCH: Grenade launcher and other weapons of war seized as ‘largest’ arms smuggling racket dismantled – arrests in 15...

WEAPONS of war, explosives and firearms have been seized in a nationwide swoop with 21 arrests. Policia Nacional worked...

How to look for hidden fees and commission in your Spanish compliant investment bonds – by Chorus Financial

NOW that Spain is returning to some semblance of normality, many of you are deciding to take control of your financial affairs. 

23 police officers in self-isolation after intercepting boat with COVID-19 positive illegal immigrants on Spain’s Costa Calida

A TOTAL of 23 police officers have been ordered to self-isolate after rescuing a boat containing COVID-19 positive illegal immigrants in Spain’s...

Obsessed ex tracks down former girlfriend for whole year before kidnapping her for nine days in Spain’s Murcia

A MAN who spent a year looking for his ex-partner, only to slash her face with a knife and then hold her...

Expat community group saves charity from bankruptcy on Spain’s Costa Blanca

A GROUP of expats in Torrevieja have prevented homeless charity Reach Out going bankrupt amid the COVID-19 lockdown. The...

Councils across Spain’s Costa Blanca ban San Juan bonfire jumping parties and prohibit beach access on June 23

COSTA BLANCA councils have banned the annual San Juan beach bonfire fiestas from happening next week. Municipalities across the...
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