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Costa Blanca doctor reveals the long-term harm that mobile phones inflict on us all

A TORREVIEJA doctor has revealed the extent of harm that mobile phones inflict on the human body, especially among the young.

Torrevieja turning on the tapas as Brits enjoy International Tapas Day

TORREVIEJA celebrated International Tapas Day in style this weekend with nearly 30 bars and restaurants showing off their culinary kudos.

Fugitive rapist arrested in Torrevieja after fleeing from Italian justice

POLICÍA Nacional in Torreveija yesterday arrested a 35-year-old man wanted for a rape in Italy. The alleged aggressor had...

Brit arrested with 10,000 date rape pills in carry-on luggage at Alicante airport

DATE rape drugs take away your freedom, until you take away the freedom of their traffickers. A British man...

Rapist Jeffrey Waite JAILED over 40-year-old attacks following extradition from the Costa Blanca

CONVICTED: Jeffrey Waite was jailed for 16 years over rapes that happened 40 years ago A BRITISH man...

DID YOU FEEL IT? Earthquake rumbles along Spain’s Costa Blanca

COSTA VIBRATE: Tremors were recorded from Cartagena to Benidorm AN earthquake has hit a popular holiday destination on...

British couple arrested for ‘leading’ huge marijuana network on Costa Blanca, caught with €216,000 of drugs including cannabis ‘jelly...

MASSIVE: Guardia Civil found three marijuana plantations in Torrevieja GUARDIA Civil have arrested 21 people for cultivating and...

NOT A BIN: Plastic fills river on Costa Blanca just hours after a 20-tonne clean-up

CARELESS: Plastic fills Segura river hours after a massive clean-up PLASTIC waste has accumulated in the old channel...

WATCH: Spaniards fuming at viral video of two drunk British women being treated at hospital in expat hotspot in...

According to the doctors in the clip, dealing with drunk Brits is 'not out of the ordinary'

British tourist, 17, on life support machine after possible pesticide poisoning in Spain

Callum Forster from Leeds was rushed to hospital suffering ten seizures after a family night out in Alicante

Police in southern Spain warn of ‘over friendly’ criminals using an age-old trick to steal your jewellery

SPANISH police have warned of an increase in jewellery thefts using an age old hugging trick.  Guardia Civil in Torrevieja posted a warning on Facebook...

Firemen scramble to free hotel guest in southern Spain whose testicles became trapped in plastic folding chair

Two carers tried to assist him but had to call in emergency services for back up

British mother ‘took 13 hours to report 3-year-old son missing’ after night out in Spain

A BRITISH mother is facing prosecution for allegedly taking 13 hours to report her son as missing while holidaying in Spain.  It comes after a...

EXCLUSIVE: Expats defend right to fly back to UK for two-week stints as live-in carers

A report said Brits have been driven to the work by a crippling downturn in the Spanish economy

Four-year-old British boy drowned in Costa Blanca swimming pool

Tragedy struck the family last night at the beginning of their holiday

Brits in Spain’s ‘top ten towns’ encouraged to learn Spanish

The project encompasses eleven towns with the highest concentration of British residents in the Valencia and Murcia regions

German tourist drowns while swimming at beach on Orihuela coast

No lifeguards on duty at Cala del Bosque beach in La Zenia as they had finished for the summer

Marbella housing fraud scammers arrested across southern Spain

The Marbella-based group of seven ran a complex scam pretending to be intermediaries for property sales

For richer, for poorer: Exploring Spain’s wealthiest area Pozuelo de Alarcon and its poorest Torrevieja

Pozuelo’s populace is sitting pretty on an average salary of €54,000, while the townsfolk of Torrevieja struggle to get by on a paltry €7,985 a year, the Olive Press takes a look to see the divide

Torrevieja: The poorest city in Spain?

Expats, tourists, and a seasonal economy may distort statistics on Torrevieja

British expats arrested for fake kidnapping in Costa Blanca

Kidnapper sent photos of his bruised girlfriend to her parents in Manchester

Richest and poorest towns named in Spain

With just 12% unemployment and an average income of €54,000 it comes as no surprise that those with most cash in their wallets live in Madrid’s Pozuelo de Alarcon

British bride run down by mystery driver on her Spanish honeymoon in Torrevieja

The mother-of-one was left with a fractured spine, internal bleeding and five broken ribs

Expat wins specs appeal competition

The Specsavers spectacle wearer of the year has been announced

Expat blasted from Torrevieja flat in bug spray explosion

Daran Cooper was catapulted onto the street below when a can of insecticide exploded in his hand

Grilling for Spain’s Gastro Gang

The thieves who targeted Michelin-starred restaurants will finally get their comeuppance