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POSTAL DEMONSTRATION AT PLAYA FLAMENCA

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POSTAL DEMONSTRATION AT PLAYA FLAMENCA

Mark Nolan / 2014-09-28 12:23:24

Nearly 100 people demonstrated in front of the Playa Flamenca Post Office on Saturday morning to protest against the withdrawal of home postal deliveries in five Orihuela Costa urbanizations.  &n...

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FUNDS FINALLY AWARDED TO WIDEN N-332 IN TORREVIEJA

Mark Nolan / 2014-10-02 06:21:31

FUNDS FINALLY AWARDED TO WIDEN N-332 IN TORREVIEJA

The mayor of Torrevieja, Eduardo Dolón, has this week expressed his satisfaction in the amount of investment grants awarded by the central government to the city, for the 2015 to 2018 fiscal pe...

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BLACKPOOL AIRPORT SET TO CLOSE

Andrew Atkinson / 2014-10-01 18:23:12

Blackpool International Airport

JET2 'SURPRISED' BY SHOCK BLACKPOOL AIRPORT NEWS Ex-pats face uncertainty THOUSANDS of ex-pats could be faced to find alternative flights to Spain from Blackpool following the shock news that the int...

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GAME IS UP FOR SUSPECTED DRUG TRAFFICKER

Press Release / 2014-10-01 18:18:56

 Knight, who is wanted connection with a conspiracy to import cocaine, was apprehended on a European Arrest Warrant.

A poker-playing fugitive was dealt a pair of handcuffs during a tournament at a bar in Valencia last week. Robert Knight, aged 53, from Walsall, was tracked down as part of a joint operation involvin...

Features » Charities

ALZHEIMER MAR MENOR ASSOCIATION

Contributor / 2014-10-01 18:16:16

This Centre should help the carers who quite frankly have a hard time looking after their patients and a few hours respite will be greatly appreciated by them all.

Just over a year ago some British people with husbands, wives, mothers, etc who suffered from Alzheimer and other forms of dementia started meeting on a fortnightly basis to give the carers support. &...

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LANCASHIRE TOREADOR GEORGE FORMBY - AKA DON PEDRO

Andrew Atkinson / 2014-10-01 18:07:24

Andrew Atkinson outside George Formby's former home in Lytham

LANCASHIRE Toreador George Formby's final days with fiancee Pat Howson are to be revealed in a book by Alicante based author Andrew Atkinson. Formby - named bull-fighting hero Don Pedro in the song ...

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ROYAL BRITISH LEGION CHALLENGE TROPHY

Contributor / 2014-10-01 17:51:16

Mick the Grip with Pablo Riestra, Staff Hurlin and Mike Probert

The inaugural “Royal British Legion Challenge Trophy” was held at Vistabella Golf on Saturday 20th September. 55 Players took part, all keen to raise money for the 2014 Poppy Appeal.  ...

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TORREVIEJA SWIMMERS START THE SEASON IN GOOD FORM!!

Contributor / 2014-09-30 08:38:29

Beth Vicki & Zoe

This weekend three of Club Natacion Torrevieja’s swimmers got the season off to a blast. After training hard in the sea all summer rewards were forthcoming in the “1st Traversia a Nado Mar...

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A TIME FOR PREPARATION

Contributor / 2014-09-30 08:26:28

Jeffrey Wiszniewski (right) with the former British Ambassador to Spain

Summer is just about over and many of us are reluctantly turning our attentions to the Christmas Period. But what does it mean for those in Local Government? For P.I.P.N. and the other Political Parti...

Features » Entertainment

STONE ME – IT’S OKTOBERFEST IN LA MARINA

Press Release / 2014-09-30 08:19:58

It’s time to rock on October 11th from 5pm at The Hogs Head and The George bars in Urb La Marina

It’s time to rock on October 11th from 5pm at The Hogs Head and The George bars in Urb La Marina with their mini fiesta in support of Keep Music Live In Spain. Campaigners for live music will be...

Features » Charities

CRUZ AZUL WALKS ON THE BARK SIDE AGAIN

Press Release / 2014-09-30 08:12:53

Cruz Azul supporters gathered with their dogs on the promenade in Santiago de la Ribera on Sunday, 28 September for their second ‘Walk on the Bark Side’.

Cruz Azul supporters gathered with their dogs on the promenade in Santiago de la Ribera on Sunday, 28 September for their second ‘Walk on the Bark Side’. On arrival, many of the roads in S...

Features » Motoring

SEAT CELEBRATE THE IBIZA

Mark Nolan / 2014-09-29 17:33:58

SEAT CELEBRATE THE IBIZA

Spanish car manufacturer SEAT has rolled out its five millionth Ibiza vehicle from its Barcelona factory in Martorell. Now a subsidiary of the Volkswagen group, SEAT also celebrates its 30th annivers...

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WEEKLY DIGEST - 29 SEPTEMBER 2014

Staff Reporter / 2014-09-29 11:28:11

GO FOR THROTTLE UP

GO FOR THROTTLE UP  In association with computer giant Hewlett-Packard, the Sant Joan de Deu hospital in Barcelona has converted its MRI scan room for children into a spaceship, albeit only in a...

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ORIHUELA COSTA FORGOTTEN AGAIN

CLARO Press Office / 2014-09-29 11:15:13

ORIHUELA COSTA FORGOTTEN AGAIN

This week the headline in an Orihuela city newspaper was “€320,000 to be invested in improving 8 parks and gardens in Orihuela city and its surrounding villages”.    What th...

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ORIHUELA EXPERIENCE TOO MUCH FOR YOUNG TORRY

Steve Hibberd / 2014-09-28 19:17:43

Torrevieja 0 Orihuela 2

CD TORREVIEJA 0 ORIHUELA CF 2 Neither manager, Galiana nor Garcia Tebar, was underestimating the importance of this derby clash on Sunday evening at the Vicente Garcia with both talking of a victory ...

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FLOOD REACTION DRILL HAS REAL WEATHER CONDITIONS

Mark Nolan / 2014-09-28 18:45:14

FLOOD REACTION DRILL

A special operation of flood reaction was launched by the government of Valencia last week, whilst an emergency preparation exercise was being conducted across the Vega Baja. The simulation began wit...

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QUARTER TWO SPANISH PROPERTY SALES GROWTH

Mark Nolan / 2014-09-28 18:44:10

QUARTER TWO PROPERTY SALES GROWTH

Figures released this week by the Ministry of Development reveal that Valencia is in third place in terms of Spanish property sales in the second quarter of the year, second only to Madrid and Barcelo...

Features » Special Events

THE BERLIN WALL COMES TO ALICANTE

Mark Nolan / 2014-09-28 18:42:56

THE BERLIN WALL COMES TO ALICANTE

Becoming the temporary home to a wide range of historical exhibitions, Alicante is now commemorating the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, through a series of images and relics denoting...

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THE PRIVILEGE OF A POLITICAL PRISONER

Mark Nolan / 2014-09-28 18:41:42

Former mayor of Torrevieja, Pedro Ángel Hernández Mateo

Questions are being raised as to why some politicians who are convicted of criminal offences still manage to maintain a privileged position, even when incarcerated for their crimes. As calls for the ...

Sport » Golf

CELTS OPEN AT LA SERENA SEPTEMBER 27TH 2014

Contributor / 2014-10-01 18:14:23

Once again the Celts Club de Golf held their monthly Open day at their hom...

Features » Clubs and Societies

U3A NEWS FROM DENIA

Contributor / 2014-10-01 18:12:42

 U3A DENIA ART GROUP  Constructive criticism blended with a lot...

Sport » Rugby

RUGBY LA VILA NEWS.

Contributor / 2014-10-01 18:01:56

Third league win (82-0) for Rugby La Vila, past Sunday 28th september, at ...

Sport » Golf

PEGO GOLF SOCIETY “SINGLES STABLEFORD” COMPETITION - OLIVA NOVA GOLF COURSE Tuesday 30TH of September 2014

Contributor / 2014-10-01 17:58:44

Fresh after our Captain’s wonderful day last Tuesday at Oliva, when ...

Sport » Golf

RUBY’S GOLF SOCIETY

Contributor / 2014-10-01 17:48:54

With  grey skies and bad forecast we set off to Bonalba for our month...

Sport » Watersport

BATTLES WITHIN BATTLES

Contributor / 2014-10-01 17:44:00

The second race day of the Sailing Association Mar Menor’s Autumn 20...

Features » Clubs and Societies

TORREVIEJA U3A ANNUAL GROUPS FAIR

Contributor / 2014-10-01 17:40:46

On Monday , September 29th at the CMO Building, the Torrevieja U3A held it...

Features » Clubs and Societies

TORREVIEJA STROKE SUPPORT GROUP (TSSG)

Contributor / 2014-10-01 17:39:06

Wanted – Volunteers for Torrevieja Stroke Support Group  TSS w...

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SAN FULGENCIO NOTES

Contributor / 2014-10-01 17:38:12

On Saturday the 4th of October there is a wonderful event that forms part ...

Features » Health and Beauty

CHATTERS (HAH) MAR MENOR invite you to…

Contributor / 2014-10-01 17:36:51

 Roda Centro Civico on Wednesday October 15th at 11.15am, where natur...

Sport » Petanca

THE LAS SALINAS WINTER PETANCA LEAGUE

Contributor / 2014-10-01 17:36:01

The Las Salinas Winter Petanca League that has been established since Apri...

Features » Entertainment

"VIVACE" TO SING MOZART’S REQUIEM

Contributor / 2014-09-30 08:48:38

Vivace Classical Choir completed a very successful 2013/4 season in April,...

Features » Finance and Money

TAX ASSISTANCE - NO PLACE TO HIDE

Contributor / 2014-09-30 08:42:11

Tax will probably be the last thing on your mind as you pack up your home ...

Features » Entertainment

SUZI4FITZ & FRIENDS AN EVENING OF ENTERTAINMENT

Contributor / 2014-09-30 08:35:41

Los Montesinos School of Music Auditorium - Weds Nov 12th, Thurs Nov 13th,...

Features » Entertainment

STUDIO 32 PANTO SHOW DATES

Contributor / 2014-09-30 08:33:49

Studio 32 are pleased to announce the dates for our Panto Cinderella. To b...

Features » Animals and Pets

PETS LOOKING FOR NEW HOMES

Kevin Reardon / 2014-09-30 08:30:24

Pets In Spain Jerry and Holly are approx 10 weeks old and were rescued fr...

Sport » Golf

FORUM GOLF SOCIETY

Contributor / 2014-09-30 08:16:45

For the second year in a row Fran Elam takes a lead into the final round o...

Sport » Golf

COOPERS ARMS CHARITY GOLF DAY

Contributor / 2014-09-30 08:10:54

On the 15th September 2014, 34 golfers descended on la Marquesa golf cours...

Features » Clubs and Societies

MAZARRON BAY BRIDGE CLUB

Contributor / 2014-09-30 08:08:09

The Autumn Series is underway with 10 to 14 pairs playing each week on a M...

Features » Entertainment

THE ROJALES PANTOMIME GROUP

Contributor / 2014-09-30 08:06:52

The Rojales Pantomime group are now well into rehearsals for their Pantomi...

Sport » Golf

THE FRIENDLY GOLF SOCIETY

Contributor / 2014-09-30 08:05:59

On Thursday the 25th, 32 members and guests travelled to Saurine De la Tor...

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GETTING ANSWERS IN SPAIN

Contributor / 2014-09-30 08:04:23

Have you heard about this really useful lunch seminar that takes place reg...

Features » Charities

HELP AT HOME COSTA BLANCA

Contributor / 2014-09-30 08:03:28

Charity Centre now located at 117 Flamenca Beach Commercial Centre.  ...

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BRAVO FOR THE SOLIDARITY SPOT 'LOVE IS CONTAGIOUS'

Contributor / 2014-09-30 08:01:02

This is a video that has gone around the world. It is promoted by  Kr...

Features » Charities

DEBRA BUTTERFLY CHARITY BALL

Contributor / 2014-09-30 07:59:47

€5,102 was raised at the 5th annual DEBRA Butterfly Charity Ball on F...

Sport » Soccer » CD Montesinos

MONTE FINALLY DEFEAT MURADA

Contributor / 2014-09-30 07:58:41

Montes opening home game of the season seen a hard fought win but should h...

Sport » Bowls

SAN LUIS BOWLS CLUB REPORT – 26.09.14.

Contributor / 2014-09-28 11:35:34

Having been away in the UK for the last 2 weeks, enjoying the sunshine and...

Sport » Golf

TMGS MATCH REPORT ALBACETE 24TH SEPTEMBER 2014

Contributor / 2014-09-28 11:34:12

27 members arrived at Las Pinaillas (Albacete) and the temperature gauge a...

Sport » Golf

ROCKETS’S GOLF SOCIETY CAPTAINS DAY

Ivie Davies / 2014-09-28 11:29:47

ALICANTE GOLF – 23rd SEPTEMBER 2014 It was touch and go if we would...

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CALL IN THE EXPERTS - R&A UPHOLSTERY

Staff Reporter / 2014-09-28 11:25:44

 When husband and wife team Robert and Agnes Wardrop relocated to Spa...

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