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ORIHUELA STUDY SHOWS IMPROVED SATISFACTION WITH BEACHES

Local councils are required to provide information to the Department of Tourism so as to enable the evaluation of local beaches for the annual...

SLOPPY ROADWORKS ADD TO DRIVING HAZARDS

The latest crusade being undertaken by FAOC (the Federación de Asociaciones de Orihuela Costa) is with regard to the state of the roads in...

TOUR DE VALENCIA GETS GOING ON THE COSTA

Orihuela Costa was the venue chosen for the start of the 1st stage of the Tour de Valencia last Wednesday when the mayor of...

IT REALLY IS BEGINNING TO FEEL LIKE HOME

Who would have thought it, the Southern Costa Blanca covered in snow. Yes we’ve had the weather warnings telling us that temperatures ‘could’ drop to...

BEACH REPAIRS ATTRACT INVESTMENT OF 16.5 MILLION EUROS

The Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, Food and Environment has launched the 2017 Coastal Plan, with an investment of 16.5 million euros, to repair...

COAST HAS NO CONFIDENCE IN MAYOR, SAY FAOC

The FAOC (Federation of Associations of the Orihuela Costa) has once again told the Orihuela mayor, Emilio Bascuñana that they have no confidence either...

The rain in Spain stays mainly in the plain, my fair...

Roads have been closed and schools have been shut following heavy rainfall on the Costa Blanca. Emergency committees in all areas have been meeting...

ICELAND ENSURE ANOTHER BUMPER YEAR FOR POPPY APPEAL

The Orihuela Costa branch of the Royal British Legion would like to thank all the customers of Iceland San Javier branch who gave so...

KRIS KRINGLE DROPS IN ON THE RBL

The RBL was paid a visit by none other than Kris Kringle last Thursday evening when the Orihuela Costa Branch held it’s Christmas Dinner...

TAPAS ROUTE ON THE COSTA

The Orihuela Costa Tapas Route got off to a brisk Start on Saturday evening although of the six establishment s that I visited, two,...

ORIHUELA COSTA COMMUNITY CARE – BELIEVE YOU MATTER

A new charity fundraising group, ORIHUELA COSTA COMMUNITY CARE - BELIEVE YOU MATTER has recently been established for people in the community who are...

WHAT EXACTLY ARE ‘THE RIGHTS OF A CHILD’ MR MAYOR

While the mayor, Emilio Bascuñana, and the Councillor for Education, Begoña Cuartero, were entertaining schoolchildren from 4 Orihuela schools, on a day celebrating ‘The...

NEW LEADER FOR C.L.A.R.O.

C.L.A.R.O. held its 11th Annual General Meeting in the Asturias Restaurant on 18 November against the background of uncertainties resulting from the Brexit referendum. A...

ORIHUELA COSTA TAPAS ROUTE ATTRACTS 16 LOCAL ENTRIES

One aspect of Spanish cuisine that is particularly well known around the world is the custom of eating tapas and although this culinary tradition...

FORGET THE BULLRING – SORT OUT OUR ROADS

I am sending a couple of photos of the road leading to the new school at playa Flamenca it is dangerous and about time...

PROTECTED AREA SUFFERS FIRE DAMAGE

The association of neighbours "San Miguel Arcángel" denounced a forest fire last week which took place in an area that is specially protected for...

SPECTACULAR FIRE AS COACH BURSTS INTO FLAMES

Passersby witnessed a spectacular fire in Dehesa de Campoamor, Orihuela Costa, on Thursday as a coach from the company Costa Azul burst into flames...

BRITISH FUGITIVE ARRESTED IN ORIHUELA COSTA

The National Police arrested a 61 year old British National on Thursday for allegedly abusing his nine year old daughter and an eleven year...

NEGLECTED CROSSINGS A ‘DANGER’ TO RESIDENTS

Surface markings, including centre lines and zebra crossings, have badly faded on majority of the roads in and around the Orihuela Costa putting motorists...

IMPROVEMENTS TO SEWAGE SYSTEM

Reading your article, Re Improvements to the Sewage System in Orihuela City, I felt I had to respond. We in Orihuela Costa, residents and Holiday...

COST OF TOURISM WEBSITE CRITICISED

The PSOE councillor Victor Ruiz, appeared before the media on Thursday demanding an explanation from Sofia Alvarez, the Councillor for Tourism, for allegedly overspending...

CUT PRICE APARTMENTS OFFERED BY COUNCIL

Following the meeting 3 months ago between Blanca Marín, the Director of the Regional Infrastructure Authority (EIGE), and Emilio Bascuñana, the mayor of Orihuela...

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