• What Happens if I Don’t Pay a Traffic Fine?
    by Admin on 22/11/2018 at 08:47

    According to statistics, most drivers have been or will be caught out committing a driving offence at some point. The most common reasons are improper parking, speeding or even using their mobile whilst stopped at a traffic light. These days, many of the fines are issued remotely, with drivers caught out by one of the […]

  • Fatal Collision at Santa Pola
    by Admin on 20/11/2018 at 19:44

    A woman, said to be 56-years-old, died on Tuesday after the vehicle she was in was involved in a collision with a bus on the N-332 near Santa Pola. The incident occurred at 15:46 at kilometre point 93.4 near to the Gran Alacant urbanisation in the Alicante direction towards El Altet. Another three vehicles were […]

  • Man and Boy Arrested for Dangerous Driving Video
    by Admin on 20/11/2018 at 13:51

    A young male and his father have both been arrested in La Rioja, after the boy was videoed by his dad as he drove a car at 160 kilometres per hour. The footage was recorded by the father on a mobile phone, later to be posted on social media. The incident took place on the […]

  • Major Fuel Stations to be Forced to Offer Electric
    by Admin on 20/11/2018 at 08:23

    As the government advances plans to make motoring more energy efficient, it is now set to accelerate plans that will force over a thousand filling stations to offer electricity charging points. The plans are already in place to ban the sale of cars that emit CO2 by 2040, however it has now been revealed that […]

  • Worrying Trend will See More Pedestrians, Cyclists and Bikers Killed
    by Admin on 20/11/2018 at 07:52

    Analysis of data from recent years suggests that since the birth of the automobile, in 2020, more vulnerable road users will be killed on Spain’s roads than the occupants of four-wheeled vehicles. The information comes from the Directorate General of Traffic (DGT), which suggests that by following the current evolution, there will be more pedestrians, […]

  • Who and Where are the Safest Young People on the Roads of Spain?
    by Admin on 17/11/2018 at 10:00

    Young drivers are amongst the highest risk group on the road, in terms of likelihood to be involved in a serious incident, mostly due to their inexperience, but sometimes motivated by bravado and pure immaturity. However, according to a recent study, it is possible to identify where the safest drivers of this group reside and, […]

  • Gender Violence Awareness Events
    by Admin on 21/11/2018 at 07:26

    Councillor for Social Services, Women and Equality, Fabiana Ibarra, has launched an awareness campaign which will run from today until November 25, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. “We do not want this date to be just a commemoration, and that is how we transmit it throughout the year, developing intense […]

  • Jet2 Expand Manchester Flights – Check your terminal from 2019
    by admin on 21/11/2018 at 07:00

    Following considerable success on some of their Spanish routes this summer, Jet2 has announced that it is expanding further at Manchester airport, with more flights planned to depart from Terminal 2 from February, 2019. Lanzarote, Malaga, Mallorca, and Tenerife flights have been using T2 at Manchester since April 2018, rather than the older terminal 1 […]

  • For Ladies who Sing
    by admin on 20/11/2018 at 14:20

    Velvetones are a Harmony Chorus who sing in order to raise money for local charities. They have been established for many years in the area and are not only known for their performances, but also for the companionship and togetherness that the group offers to members. Now, they have opened their doors again and are […]

  • Nine Arrests in ‘Speed’ Drug Bust
    by admin on 20/11/2018 at 14:16

    Officers from the Guardia Civil have confiscated 52 litres of base oil which, once treated, would have become 200 kilos of ‘speed’. The operation has resulted in nine people being arrested in  Bilbao, Burgos, Cuenca, Madrid and Torrevieja. The investigation started six months ago when investigators became aware of regular shipments of Dorga being made […]

  • Elche Eco Market on Saturday
    by admin on 17/11/2018 at 07:18

    Elche will be hosting an Eco Market on Saturday, or a Mercadillo Ecológico & Local, to give it it’s full name. Located on the Plaza De Castilla, the market is open from 09:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m., the ecological and local flea market offers organic food and other healthy products created with much love and […]

  • Tapas, Gin and more in Orihuela
    by admin on 17/11/2018 at 07:09

    This weekend, from the 16th to the 18th of November, Orihuela has a double helping of small portion promotions on offer, with both a Gin and Tonic and a Tapas Route combined. There are a wide range of venues taking part, and, if you don’t know already, the idea is that you take in as […]