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ANOTHER RECORD YEAR FOR ORGAN TRANSPLANTS

Spain is continuing to be a globally recognised centre for transplant surgery, with new figures released this week showing how 2014 was yet another record breaking year. Having been the world leader in organ transplants since 1992, in total, there we...
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TORREVIEJA STATUS LOSS CONFIRMED

According to the latest official data released by the Spanish national statistics institute, Torrevieja ended 2014 with 91,415 residents. It was in June of last year that that we first reported the threat to the population statistics of Torrevieja, a...
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YOUR LAST CHANCE TO BE HEARD

Around 200 additional people have registered to vote on the Orihuela Costa, partly thanks to the information table in the town hall, which has been staffed by volunteers since October. According to the Institute of National Statistics, who sent out a...
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SPANISH NURSES HUNTED BY THE NHS

Spanish nurses are being hunted down in the workplace, as a zealous recruitment drive in the UK as seeing them targeted with offers for work in the UK NHS. The Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust has confirmed that a trip by three members...
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SUPPORT YOUR COMMUNITY SMALL BUSINESS

Considered a British institution, the appeal of the “pub” has seen a considerable decline across the UK for some time. In fact, it is claimed that in the UK, since the dawn of the millennium, around a thousand pubs have closed down each yea...
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TIME TO HELP THOSE IN NEED

Last week, we revealed how one in four people in Spain are now living in poverty, after the Cáritas organisation released their latest figures, showing how there has been an increase of 4.4 million people facing the worst times as a result of t...
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TORREVIEJA SLAUGHTERED 246 CATS IN 2013

Information released by the Los Verdes green party of Torrevieja this week reveals that the tax payers of the municipality funded the slaughter and incineration of 246 feral cats. The veterinary clinic that operates on behalf of the town hall has sub...
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QUARTER TWO SPANISH PROPERTY SALES GROWTH

Figures released this week by the Ministry of Development reveal that Valencia is in third place in terms of Spanish property sales in the second quarter of the year, second only to Madrid and Barcelona, with Torrevieja once again making the top list. ...
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QUARTER TWO PROPERTY SALES GROWTH

Figures released this week by the Ministry of Development reveal that Valencia is in third place in terms of property sales in the second quarter of the year, second only to Madrid and Barcelona, with Torrevieja once again making the top list. In Vale...
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