Infections rebound continues: Valencia Covid update October 25
562 new cases and four deaths reported as active cases in Alicante and the rest of the region rise to 2,492 The upward trend in the number of daily cases continues in..

Dead cow washes up on Alicante beach
The animal carcass was discovered with a rope tied around its leg on Muchavista beach in El Campello The carcass of a dead cow was discovered washed up on the Rincón de..

Caravans destroyed in blaze at Benidorm campsite
The fire broke out at a caravan park and campsite on the CV-753 in the Marina Alta, Alicante province Two caravans have been completely gutted in a blaze at a campsite..

Return to normal: bars and restaurants in Javea will lose extra outside space from November 2
Temporary legislation that has allowed businesses in the Marina Alta town to extend terraces into roads and pavements will end next week Dozens of restaurants and bars..

Benidorm invests 2.6 million euros improving pedestrian accessibility and safety
The aim is to enhance pedestrian mobility in the Foites area and Els Tolls neighbourhood in the Marina Baixa town, Alicante province A 2.6 million project to improve accessibility..

Removal of seaweed restrictions to protect Valencia coastline
A new ruling will prohibit the clearing of seaweed on beaches in Alicante and the rest of the region for five months to prevent coastal regression The Valencian government..

Watch Video: Vulture stops traffic as it struts down Benidorm streets
A huge bird of prey was found wandering around the streets of the city in the Marina Baixa area Benidorm residents were astonished to find an enormous vulture walking brazenly..

Cases and admissions continue to rise: Valencia update October 22
239 new infections and three deaths in the Valencia region, including Alicante province New cases of Covid in the Valencia region once again exceed recoveries as hospital..

Benidorm will stage its patron saint fiestas with capacity restrictions and Covid passport
Benidorm's patron saint festivities will take place in the Marina Baixa town in Alicante province from November 13 to 17 Benidorm Town Council and the Festivals Commission..

Calpe plans to convert municipal plots of land into allotments
The Town Hall in the Marina Alta, Alicante province, intends to create "ecological urban gardens" and make them available to the public Calpe Town Hall has set..

Weather warning: torrential floods in San Miguel de Salinas
Rainfall of more than 90 litres/m2 closes roads and businesses in the Vega Baja area Heavy downpours of more than 90 litres of rainfall per square metre have forced road..

Discarded toilet wipes make unwelcome return to riverbed in the Marina Alta
Ecologists in Action have lodged a formal complaint over the "reappearance of wipes" in the Gorgos river in Javea, Alicante province Wet wipes flushed down the..

Workman dies in freak chainsaw accident in Denia
The victim sustained a fatal neck injury whilst working at El Montgó natural park in the Marina Alta area of Alicante province A 42-year-old maintenance worker has died..

Beers and bytes: beach networking returns to Javea
The Beachworking Technology Community will visit the Javea Port in the Marina Alta, Alicante province, on October 28 Beers and Bytes beachworking technology community..

Call to shop locally in El Campello
The Alicante town is promoting Local Commerce Day October 25 Residents in El Campello are being urged to spend their money locally and support the "extensive and varied..

Vulture dies after being electrocuted on pylon in Alicante mountain range
The raptor was found dead at the top of a medium voltage tower on the Miserà peak in Pego, Alicante province A vulture was tragically found dead on top of an electricity..

Catral hosts its 7th Trade Fair: October 22 to 24
Along with dozens of trade stands, there will be music, dance, theatre and workshops in the Vega Baja town, Alicante province, this weekend Catral will be a hive of activity..

Police clock motorist speeding along Elche ring road at 191 km/h
The speeding driver was stopped in the Baix Vinalopo area of Alicante and faces up to six months in jail A 21-year-old motorist faces a prison sentence of up to six months..

Driver seriously hurt in multi-vehicle motorway crash near Villena
Five vehicles were involved in a pile-up on the A-31 in the Alto Vinalopo area of Alicante province A driver has been seriously injured in a multi-vehicle crash on the..

17 charged with trafficking women for sexual exploitation in Alicante
The criminal network based in the provinces of Alicante and Valencia, also had 'branches' in the UK, Germany, Poland and Russia A transnational criminal network based in..

Gang of professional squatters arrested in Alicante
The career criminals allegedly broke into homes across Alicante province, squatting in them briefly before renting them out to low-income families Since the start of the..

Brit arrested in Alicante after trying to run over police officers in stolen car
The driver was then involved in a high-speed police chase from Elche to Aspe in the Baix Vinalopo area of Alicante province The National Police have arrested a British..

Series of post-Brexit talks for British expats across Alicante province
Alicante council has organised a round of informative talks in 10 towns to discuss issues affecting Brits in Spain Alicante Provincial Council has organised a series of..

Eyesore beachside hotel in Alicante is finally being demolished
The derelict Arenales del Sol hotel in Elche municipality is being pulled down in what the town mayor describes as "an historical event" A symbol of the beginnings..