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Kirsty Maxwell – Updates

Kirsty Maxwell Updates Kirsty Maxwell’s young life ended tragically when she died in suspicious, unexplained circumstances whilst on holiday in Benidorm, Spain on 29th April 2017. Any information that may be helpful can be given via this confidential number: 07376 040519 (from the UK) +44 737 604 0519 (international) 1st May 2019 – Appeal for…
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PoliFani Expats

PoliFani insurance broker has been in business since 1979 and is very well known and used within the Spanish community, but is still relatively new to the British one. We are known for our excellent customer service and the quality of the services we provide. As an insurance broker, we have access to over 24…
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Urban Birding in Benidorm – By James Common

James Common has very kindly agreed for us to share his blog here on our website.  If you would like to follow James then you can do so HERE.   Thanks James. URBAN BIRDING IN BENIDORM November 14th 2015 So contrary to expectations, I managed to survive a week in Benidorm! Such places, jam packed with people,…
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UK’s Civil Aviation Authority has banned Boeing 737 Max from UK airspace

The UK’s Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has banned the Boeing 737 MAX from operating in or over UK airspace “as a precautionary measure”. This decision has come following the tragic crash of  Ethiopian Airlines plane on Sunday, killing 157 people on board. This was the second fatal accident involving the 737 Max 8 plane type…
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Benidorm woman, 19, ‘drugged and raped by “Wolf Pack”

Story Courtesy of The Sun Newspaper A 19-YEAR-OLD woman was reportedly drugged and gang-raped by a “Wolf Pack” gang who filmed the horror attack in a basement on New Year’s Eve. Police are now investigating whether more women may have been victim to the gang of suspected thugs who are feared to have a carried…
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Flights disrupted at Heathrow due to Drone sightings

Story courtesy of BBC News Departures at Heathrow have been stopped after a drone was sighted, the airport says. A Heathrow spokeswoman said the airport was working with police to “prevent any threat to operational safety”. She said: “As a precautionary measure, we have stopped departures while we investigate. We apologise to passengers for any…
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Gatwick Airport: Drone sightings cause delays

Gatwick Airport: Drone sightings cause delays UPDATE 24th December – And the plot thickens…… there may never have been any drones at Gatwick  and the whole incident could have been down to “poor communications”, according to police. Ministers were briefed on the latest situation at the airport in a conference call on Christmas Eve amid…
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Wolves supporter flew to Newcastle game via BENIDORM… because it was cheaper than getting the train

Story source: talksport.com Loyal fan was hailed a ‘hero’ on social media after he enjoyed a night out in Spain on his way to the match against Newcastle. A Wolves fan wasn’t too happy about the sky-high cost of a train fare to Newcastle on Sunday – so found an ingenious alternative. Steve Horton was hailed…
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Thomas Cook issue profit warning – second in two months

Article provided and written by BBC News Thomas Cook has warned that its annual profits are set to be about £30m lower than expected, its second profit warning in two months. Earnings at its tour operator unit were £88m lower in the year to September, as people delayed booking holidays because of the prolonged heatwave…
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Danny Tetley – Live Show Performances and Updates

Danny Tetley – X FACTOR Live Show Performances Well sadly it looks as though Danny´s journey on the X Factor has come to an end, but he has done everyone proud and  he will have an amazing singing career ahead of him.  It was a massive achievement to get to the Semi Finals.  Well done…
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30 people evacuated from Benidorm Skyscraper

A fire on the 14th floor of a skyscraper in Benidorm has forced the evacuation of some 30 people from the building yesterday afternoon. Nobody was injured. Sources from the Provincial Fire Brigade explained that the fire started at 4.20 pm on a floor of the Villena building, located on Portugal Avenue in an Apartment where the occupants where currently out.   Apparently, the flames…
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Benidorm Holiday – Fake compensation claim family in Court

A family which tried to claim compensation against Leeds airline Jet2 has had their fraudulent claim exposed – and have been handed a suspended prison sentence. Four fake sickness fraudsters have been sentenced to three months in prison, suspended for two years, and fined £750 each after admitting to concocting a fake claim for gastric…
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Low-cost airline Primera Air ceases operations

Stansted tells Primera Air passengers not to go to the airport and adds it plans to seize an aircraft because of unpaid bills. Nordic low-cost airline Primera Air has ceased all operations and is expected to go into administration. Stansted said travellers due to fly with the airline should not travel to the airport, from…
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Airport Scams – Avoid these top 10

Stay safe while travelling and Avoid these Top 10 Airport  Scams. Information Issued and provided by the Airport Authority in Majorca intended for all travellers to Spain or abroad The article and data below is not designed to scare anyone just to make people are aware and avoid these scams. 1. The airport security scam…
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