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The living dead

MORTUARY staff discovered a real life member of the ‘walking dead’ when they rushed to the aid of a ‘corpse’ after hearing his snores...

Boom towns

CRANES and scaffolding are again common sights along the Costa Blanca skyline as the coast enjoys a construction boom. Applications for planning permission for new...
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Latest Across the Costa Blanca

Elite firefighters

VALENCIA now has only the second UREC – Unit of Rescues, Emergencies and Catastrophes – in Spain. The team of 22 firefighters have received...

Better home for big cats

THE Primadomus centre for wild animals in Vilena (Alicante) has some new additions after two lions and a tiger from a circus were donated. ...

Childs play

A new recreational and play area for children has opened in Moraira, located between Avenida Madrid and Calle Barranquet in the town centre. As...

Picturing people

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the International Award for Humanitarian Photography, the Municipal Arts Centre in Alicante is holding a retrospective exhibition of...

More Bobbies on the beat

BENIDORM’S local police force has welcomed two new recruits to its troop this month, one of whom will strengthen the night patrol and work...

Back In Briton

Pint has short measures

BREWERS have been urged to ‘reconsider’ the name of their beer, ‘Pint’, because the version sold in cans is less than the traditional measure. Marble Beers in Manchester received a letter from Trading Standards after...

Dennis loses Menace

THE adventures of lovable scamp Dennis the Menace are being calmed down in a ‘PC makeover’ ahead of a new television show. Loved by generations of readers of the Beano, the schoolboy was known for...

Miracle Marmite

LOVE it or hate it, Marmite is good for you can help to lower stress and anxiety levels thanks to a key ingredient, Vitamin B. A generous layer spread across toast provides the healthy boost...

Laser pen hooligans face jail

PEOPLE convicted of shining a laser pen at the operator of any vehicle could be behind bars for up to five years in a Department for Transport crackdown. It has put forward tough new penalties...

Playing with food

SUPERMARKET chain Co-op is selling food past the ‘best before’ date in a move aimed at cutting the £500 million of waste simply thrown away in Britain. The retailer has launched the pioneering scheme at...
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Costa Blanca Community

U3A has a ball

PARTY people from U3A Marina Baixa enjoyed a Grand Ball to mark the end of their 10th Anniversary Year combined with an early Christmas...

Get in the Swing

THE big band formed by talented Rommy Baker performs “Poppies in Swingtime” in aid of the annual Royal British Legion appeal on Friday 17th...

Javea Players strike gold

JAVEA Players dug deep to present a rich vein of entertainment with a colourful version of On Golden Pond, a play investigating the complex...

Natural colour

FLOWER arranger Kathryn Kerr returns to the Costa Blanca by popular request to demonstrate for the Marina Alta Costa Blanca Floral Club on Thursday...

Bewitched…

HALLOWEEN cast its spell over Moraira and like to moths to a flame, scores of scary and spooky monsters arrived to party. Teulada and Moraira...

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