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Free Wi-Fi for Train Passengers in Elche

This week, the Minister of Public Works has announced that free Wi-Fi will now be available at 12 local train stations throughout the country, including Elche-Parque. Visitors to the facilities will be allowed to use a 30 minute connection, free of charge, including the “PlayRenfe” train and travel information service. The Wi-Fi works from the

Gas Explosion Kills Santa Pola Man

A man was killed in a gas explosion in his Santa Pola apartment on Saturday. The incident, which occurred at around 18:00 on Saturday on calle Almansa, was caused by a butane gas canister in the man´s home and resulted in a fire which spread through the three-storey building. Local police cordoned off the area

Prosecutor Asks for 15 Years for Wife-Killer Vet

In a trial set to start on Monday, the prosecutor has asked for 15 years in prison for a Benijófar-based vet who killed his wife and disposed of the body in March, 2013. According to the court notes, the man is accused of killing his wife, who also worked with him in the veterinary practice,

Train Driver Dies of Heart Attack Whilst Driving His Train

A train driver died at the controls of his cab after suffering a heart attack last Thursday night, whilst the Alicante-to-Murcia service was heading south by Crevillente. The drama happened at around 9.00 pm, and he managed to bring the train to a stop, with no injuries to the passengers who were transferred to another

Battle to Save Cala Mosca Enters Decisive Phase

The developer, planning to build 1,500 new houses and apartments on this last kilometre of open, green land on Orihuela Costa, is desperate to get final approval from the Valencia government.   Thanks to the intervention of C.L.A.R.O. and the support of the European Parliament, several years ago, he was obliged to delay building in order

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