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Habaneras Shopping Centre is celebrating its 14th Anniversary ...

Laura | February 28, 2019 close
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Habaneras Shopping Centre is celebrating its 14th  Anniversary in full colour This year, Habaneras Shopping Centre, managed by JLL (real estate consultancy firm), is celebrating its 14th anniversary with an experience that will transport you to the world’s most colourful country, India. Colour, music and all the attractions of Hindu […]

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France will block Brexit delay without ‘new choice’ ...

BayRadio | February 28, 2019 close
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French president’s comments come after Spain said it would demand conditions for article 50 extension. Emmanuel Macron has said France will block a Brexit delay unless there is a “new choice” by Britain, as Spain’s prime minister said that merely postponing the no-deal deadline would not be “reasonable or desirable”. In […]

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Rajoy speaks at Catalan trial

BayRadio | February 28, 2019 close
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Former Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has been giving evidence at the trial of 12 Catalan separatist leaders over their involvement in an independence bid in 2017. Rajoy, who was in office at the time of the events, told the court on Wednesday that there is no way his government […]

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Arrests across 17 provinces in Spain for huge €19million ...

BayRadio | February 28, 2019 close
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National police officers in Spain have arrested almost 60 people across many parts of the mainland following a massive investigation into social security fraud. In collaboration with the Tesorería General de la Seguridad Social arrests were made in the provinces of Alicante, Almeria, Barcelona, Caceres, Cadiz, Castellon, Gerona, Huesca, A […]

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Best beach in Europe is in Spain

BayRadio | February 28, 2019 close
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A beach in Spain has been awarded the top spot in the TripAdvisor 2019 Traveler’s Choice awards for the best beach in Europe. La Concha beach in San Sebastian headed the list above stiff competition from sandy shores Italy, Portugal and Greece. One reviewer, TravelFan, gushed: “Magnificent! This is a gorgeous […]

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Xabia Aguiles Rugby with Raquel Paya, a special needs school in ...

BayRadio | February 27, 2019 close
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Xabia Aguiles Rugby will be leading a rugby taster lesson to pupils of the school Raquel Paya, a special needs school in Denia on Thursday 28th of Feb. Daniel Wolff, President of Xabia Rugby is keen to show how the values of respect, team work and sportsmanship can be valued by […]

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Spain right-wing parties fall just short of parliament majority ...

BayRadio | February 26, 2019 close
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A coalition of Spanish right-wing parties – the People’s Party (PP), Ciudadanos and far-right Vox – would fall just shy of a parliamentary majority, an opinion poll ahead of a snap election due on April 28 showed on Monday. On the left, the Socialists (PSOE) would need the support of […]

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Ryanair racist tirade: man avoids UK charges as plane was in ...

BayRadio | February 26, 2019 close
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Essex police conclude their inquiry into incident that was filmed and put on social media. The man who launched a tirade of racist abuse at a 77-year-old woman on a Ryanair flight last October has avoided charges in the UK after the Crown Prosecution Service said the offence took place under Spanish […]

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Regulator fines two power companies €70,000 for breaching ...

BayRadio | February 26, 2019 close
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Spanish regulators have slapped fines totalling €70,000 on two power companies after finding they broke rules on contracts for new customers. The National Commission of Markets and Competition (CNMC) ruled Iberdrola Clientes and EDP Energia breached regulations on customers changing their suppliers. Iberdrola Clientes committed four infractions and EDP Energia […]

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Hogwarts is back in Spain: Harry Potter exhibition hits Valencia

BayRadio | February 26, 2019 close
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Harry Potter fans, take note: The official exhibition, which has spent the last decade touring the globe, is back in Spain – this time in Valencia. The country’s third-largest city will host the entire props of all seven films based upon J. K. Rowling’s best-selling series of novels – the ones […]

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Catalan referendum was “political exhibition,” claims former...

BayRadio | February 22, 2019 close
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One-time regional business chief, Santi Vila, was questioned in the Supreme Court on Thursday during day six of the trial of the pro-independence leaders. Day 6 of the Supreme Court trial against the Catalan independence leaders for their involvement in the secessionist drive got underway on Thursday, and saw the former regional […]

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Crime rate drops in Alicante Province

BayRadio | February 22, 2019 close
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The crime rate in Alicante Province dropped 2 per cent last year, according to the annual criminality review published by the Home Affairs Office last week. Alicante was the only province within the Valencia Region where fewer crimes were committed than the year before, with Valencia and Castellón seeing rises […]