A 16-year old child was killed on Wednesday, struck by a truck on the N-332 road at Santa Pola. The incident occurred at around 16:30 near to the Rocas Blancas hotel, a notoriously dangerous location of the N-332, when the Read More …
La Presidencia saliente, liderada por el Comandante General Teniente General de los Carabinieri, Tulio Del Sette, ha hecho entrega de la bandera de EURGENDFOR y del martillo de la Presidencia al Director General de la Guardia Civil, José Manuel Holgado
The naked bodies of a man and woman were found on Tuesday evening inside a Torrevieja home, with the Guardia Civil saying that early indications showed that they both died of natural causes. The dead woman’s son called the authorities after he had been unable to contact her for a few weeks at her first
Two new environmentally friendly buses have been brought into service this week in Guardamar by the Costa Azul company. Mayor José Luis Sáez said that the vehicles, besides cutting down on pollution, would have more seats and better disabled access, replacing two buses that had been in service for 13 years.
A British man from Bradford in West Yorkshire, who is wanted on sex abuse charges in the UK, was arrested last week by the National Police in Benidorm. It’s the fourth such strike by authorities in Alicante Province in recent weeks against UK nationals accused of sex crimes who have been trying to hide under
La organización, dirigida por un interno del centro penitenciario de Alhaurín de la Torre, se dedicaba a la venta y distribución de cocaína en las provincias de Málaga, Granada y Córdoba
San Pedro del Pinatar’s new commercial centre, Pinatar Park, officially opened its doors for business at the end of last week in time for the pre-Christmas and Three Kings rush. The 23,000-square-metre site located off the N-332 highway at Los Sáez, has had 16 million euro invested in it, with some 380 car parking spaces.
Authorities say that 92 migrants travelling in five makeshift boats were rescued off Spain’s coast on Saturday, with nine Algerians being picked up in a boat off the coast of Torrevieja (pictured). Officials said that amongst those rescued were were 63 people from sub-Saharan Africa and 29 Algerians. The migrants also landed at Cabo de
The “Save Lo Ferris” group in Torrevieja says that the area is not suitable to be home to the municipality’s first dog beach. Last week the council came up with a shortlist of six sites over which it wants to get the public’s views, before a final place is chosen. The Lo Ferris campaigners
A Manchester man, who spent nine years walking 34,000 kilometres across 21 Latin American countries dropped in on Torrevieja last Friday as part of his latest adventure to promote the need to maintain the planet’s environment and to fight against pollution. Martin Hutchinson, a 55-year-old former firefighter, is now cycling to Australia via every European
A faulty gas boiler installation caused the death of an elderly British couple at their Northern Costa Blanca villa. Derrick and Vicki Holdback were found at their house in the La Lluca area of Javea last week after friends alerted the Guardia Civil that they had not been seen for a number of days. Guardia
A hotel cleaner working in Alicante City brought a new meaning to the phrase “room service” as she literally swept up the rooms of guests by stealing their personal items whilst on shift. The National Police arrested a 34-year-old Spanish woman after complaints at the start of last month that items were going missing from bedrooms