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German arrested over gunshot murder in Denia

BayRadio | November 25, 2020 close
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A German national is one of two arrested over the murder of a 44-year-old man in Denia on Tuesday. Policía Nacional agents have today arrested two people in Benissa suspected of shooting and murdering a man in Denia yesterday evening. The arrested man and woman are aged 48 and 35, […]

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Banks in Spain to charge customers up to €240 – check ...

BayRadio | November 25, 2020 close
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Spanish banks have increased fees for account holders – learn which banks and how to avoid charges here. The sudden commissions are packaged as ‘loyalty’ schemes to benefit clients who deposit their paychecks, pensions or subscribe to other bank products. Major banks in Spain have announced new commissions for account […]

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Spain’s met office announces yellow warnings for Alicante ...

BayRadio | November 25, 2020 close
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Spain’s met office (AEMET) has issued yellow weather warnings for the Valencian coastline this coming Friday. Rainfall of 60mm within a 12-hour period is predicted for the entire coastline of the Valencian Community. This includes coastal regions in Alicante, Valencia and Castellón. Orange weather warnings have been issued for Andalucía […]

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Javea police buy €18,000 speed camera, 24 bullet-proof vests, ...

BayRadio | November 25, 2020 close
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Javea’s Policía Local have spent €60,000 upgrading their equipment this month. A new speed camera was among the purchases – it cost €17,787 and will allow agents to monitor speed levels within the municipality. A new breathalyser costing €9,476 has also been purchased. Nearly €20,000 was spent buying 24 new […]

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LO SIENTO: Football team apologises after beating opponent 30-0 ...

BayRadio | November 25, 2020 close
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A Spanish youth football team, has apologised to their opponents after they beat them 30-0 on Sunday in a regional game in Valencia. FC Silos’ A team took on Jucar’s C team in a game played by boys aged 14-15 which resulted in the high scoreline. Silos said they wanted […]

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King Felipe VI of Spain in COVID-19 self-isolation

BayRadio | November 25, 2020 close
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Spain’s King Felipe VI is self-isolating after coming into contact with a person who tested positive for COVID-19. The palace confirmed the news yesterday adding that the 52-year-old monarch had suspended all official activities for 10 days but Queen Letizia and the royal couple’s daughters ‘may continue their activities normally’. […]

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STORMS: Gota fría will hit Valencian Community on ...

BayRadio | November 24, 2020 close
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Spain’s met office (AEMET) has issued a warning that ‘heavy rains’ will hit the Valencian coastline from Friday onwards. Andalucía in the south will be first in line to face the ‘cold drop’ of polar air advancing west over Europe. A statement says a ‘cold front’ will hit southern mainland […]

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Frost in Alicante as temperatures fall to -5.7°C

BayRadio | November 23, 2020 close
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Night-time temperatures have begun to fall sharply, with mountains in the interior of Alicante registering -5.7°C on Sunday. Frost has hit the province of Alicante over the weekend, following an abnormal week of temperatures that peaked at 27°C in Alicante city last Tuesday. Valleys and mountains in the interior of […]

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Gota fría – ‘high probability’ to hit eastern ...

BayRadio | November 23, 2020 close
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Alicante University’s climatology lab has said there is ‘high probability’ of a gota fría in the middle of this week (25-27 November). “There is now very little uncertainty of a gota fría hitting the Spanish mainland in the middle of this week” – so reads the latest update on Alicante […]

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Guardia Civil arrest 9 linked to Moraira restaurant for ...

BayRadio | November 20, 2020 close
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Guardia Civil have arrested 9 people in Teulada-Moriara on drug-trafficking charges, money laundering and electricity fraud – the arrests are linked to a restaurant in the Sabatera area of Moraira. A massive Guardia Civil operation took place in Moraira throughout yesterday, Thursday, in which nine people were arrested on drug-trafficking […]

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‘Fake’ doctor charging British patients €20,000 a ...

BayRadio | November 20, 2020 close
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A doctor treating ‘English’ patients paying €10,000-20,000 a pop has been arrested in Valencia. Guardia Civil arrested the 52-year-old Pakistani national on Tuesday (17th November) in Picassent, to the south of Valencia city. He has been charged with crimes against workers’ rights, a crime of not being qualified for his […]

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Spain ranked worst in EU for English proficiency

BayRadio | November 19, 2020 close
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Spain’s proficiency in English has ranked the worst in the EU. A new ranking suggests the Spanish are making very little progress when it comes to mastering English. The nation has been placed below the French in the annual EF English Proficiency Index. Furthermore, this year saw Italy overtake its […]