Alicante, Spain Newswire

Alicante, Spain Newswire

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  1. Company director drowned after divingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    'Healthy' company director, 51, who drowned while diving with his wife off La Manga had an undiagnosed heart condition that made the hobby lethal A company director who drowned while diving in the sea off the coast of Spain was suffering from an undiagnosed heart condition, an inquest heard. Experienced diver Neil Fears failed to surface after a dive in a marine reserve near the La Manga sports resort in August 2015.


  2. Alfie Peters races for Team Novo Nordisk Junior in Alicante, SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Falmouth Packet

    A student from Truro and Penwith College has showed that he has what it takes - after being signed to global cycling team Novo Nordisk. Alfie Peters, a 16-year-old sport and exercise student, suffers from diabetes and was signed to the team who specialise in helping young athletes with the disease.


  3. Two More Jihadist Suspects Arrested In SpainRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Malaysian National News Agency

    The Spanish Interior Ministry on Wednesday confirmed the arrests of two more jihadist suspects in Spain, China's Xinhua news agency reported. The first arrest took place in the Basque city of Vitoria on a 41-year-old Moroccan man, who had returned from the conflict zone in Syria and was allegedly dedicated to recruiting for the Islamic State .


  4. Tributes to world class Brierley Hill hairdresserRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 |

    ... enjoyed golf, squash, shooting, fishing and sailing and he divided his time between his home in Bewdley and Alicante, Spain, where he owned a yacht. Tragically he lost his fight against the disease which had affected his bile ducts and he died at ...


  5. 'Controversial' image of Turkish assassin wins Photo of the YearRead the original story

    Monday Feb 13 |

    ... a barber shop in old Havana, while Antonio Gibotta was second with a striking image of the "floured war" in Alicante, Spain. Francis Perez won the Nature (Singles) prize for his image of a sea turtle caught in a fishing net off the coast of Tenerife ...


  6. Spanish civil war veteran interviewedRead the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | Dear Kitty

    Among a handful of defenders of the Second Spanish Republic surviving today is 97-year-old veteran of the Spanish Republican Army and the International Brigades Jose Almudever Mateu. Denis Rogatyuk sat down with with him to talk about his experiences in the civil war and its aftermath FEBRUARY 6 marked the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the " Battle of Jarama ," a battle of the Spanish civil war that, alongside the Battle of Madrid , is most commonly associated with the participation of the International Brigades.


  7. Blijlevens happy to be back in the DS seat with WM3 - Women's News ShortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Cycling News

    Jeroen Blijlevens has said he is happy for a second chance as directeur sportif of the WM3 Pro Cycling Team . Blijlevens was one of the team's controversial appointments, when he was named last November.


  8. Crevillent - El Bancal [Alicante, Spain]Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 5 |

    Park at the top of the road before turning right down into the residential area. It is obvious as once you take the last right turn all you can see it "NO PARKING" everywhere. Only a 5-10 minute walk in and access is by a road then good path


  9. Burton mum reveals horror after finding out her son is in a coma in Spain after fall from fly-overRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Burton Mail

    A Burton mother has spoken of her anguish after her son has been left in a coma as a result of a mystery fall from a flyover in Spain. Sean Wright, 48, who lives in Torrevieja, on the Costa Blanca,was on his way back from a meeting on Monday, January 16, when he fell from a flyover onto railway tracks and was seriously injured.


  10. Handout photo taken with permission from the Twitter feed of @RobGregOnRetailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Daily Echo

    A VEGETABLE shortage has left Southampton supermarket shelves bare as lettuce became the latest staple to fall victim to the "crisis". Supermarkets have rationed the number of lettuces each customer can purchase in stores and iceberg, sweet gem and romaine varieties have been taken off sale completely by some online.


  11. iBUS Project Determines Customers' Choices for Toy CustomisationRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 2 |

    ... for toy customisation and the extra-price they would assume for a unique product designed by them. Ibi, Alicante, Spain, February 02, 2017 --( )-- The iBUS European project conducted market research on parent's and children's preferred toys ...


  12. Half Waif share 'Frost Burn,' expand tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Brooklynvegan

    ... 02 Club de Vila Real Vila Real, Portugal Feb 03 Salon De Teatres Almendralejo, Spain Feb 04 Teatre Arniches Alicante, Spain Feb 05 EMAC Festival Burriana, Spain Feb 07 Video Ghent, Belgium Feb 08 De Gudde Wellen Luxembourg, Luxembourg Feb 09 FZW ...


  13. Sojern's New Global Travel Insights Report Reveals Spring Trends ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Hotel News Resource

    From the busiest spring travel dates to the most popular destinations, the report examines how travel plans around the world are shaping in Q1 2017 Sojern , the world's leading traveler audience engagement platform that delivered $3Bin direct booking revenue for travel companies last year, today released its Q1 Global Travel Insights repor t . The report uncovers emerging travel patterns and destinations for spring travel around the world and arms travel marketers with insights on how to tailor more effective consumer messages to drive bookings for a specific travel window.


  14. 3 dead in Spain after mountain of clothes falls on them19 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 |

    A Spanish couple and their 12-year-old daughter died after hundreds of kilos of clothes they were stocking in boxes fell on them while they slept, a local daily reported today. The couple, who lived in the southeastern city of Alicante, were keeping the clothes in boxes stacked in their bedroom to sell them off again, according to the Diario Informacion.


  15. Woman says easyJet tried to arrest her for trying to drink vodka on flightRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 26 | Metro UK News

    A woman claims that easyJet staff tried to have her arrested when she attempted to drink her own bottle of vodka on one of their planes. Lucy Yallop took the miniature bottle of Absolut Vodka onto the flight and went to pour it into a glass of orange juice she got on the flight.


  16. Mortified mum caught sneaking miniature vodka on plane dragged off...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 |

    Embarrassed Lucy Yallop was left "humilated" and "terrified" after an easyjet steward caught her sneaking vodka into her orange juice A mum was dragged off an easyjet flight by police for sneaking a miniature bottle of vodka on to the plane. Holidaymaker Lucy Yallop was escorted off the aircraft by two Spanish cops and three security guards after she tried to sneak a single measure of Absolute Vodka into her glass of orange juice.


  17. Over the top - or only fair? Mum caught with miniature vodka on plane lands herself in hot waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Chronicle Live

    Hairdresser Lucy Yallop, 32, of Newton Hall,didn't drink the single shot of vodka before she was caught but was banned from flight Sorry holidaymaker Lucy Yallop didn't realise a miniature bottle of vodka would cause a mountain of trouble when she took it on board an easyJet flight. When Lucy tried to sneak a single measure of Absolute Vodka from a miniature bottle into her glass of fresh orange her nightmare started.


  18. Spain sees its heaviest snowfall for 35 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Cancel your winter break! Spain sees its heaviest snowfall for 35 years as temperatures drop as low as MINUS 10C and snow storms sweep across Europe Brits who headed to Europe this week in search of some winter sun were in for a nasty surprise as a snow storm swept across the continent and Spain experienced its heaviest snowfall in 35 years. The usually sun-drenched holiday destinations in Germany, Croatia, Italy, Corsica and Serbia are all feeling the chill thanks to the freak cold snap.


  19. That Islamic ruling on suicide attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    ... as reported in the Times of Israel, we held a "Summit of Religious Leaders for Peace in the Middle East" in Alicante, Spain. Al-Shaer reported to Qaradawi about the Religious Peace Initiative and its unique approach of pursuing peace by including, ...


  20. Australian Open 2017: Alex De Minaur wins thriller to reach second roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | The Age

    ... father and Spanish mother, spent the first five years of his life in Sydney before the family moved to Alicante, Spain. He returned to Australia eight years later, only to recently return to Spain with his family when his parents' restaurant closed ...