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Benidorm Weather Forecast

Benidorm Weather Forecast. Weather report for Wednesday 21st August.  On this page you will find all the information you need about the weather here in Benidorm, a daily weather report, 7 day forecast, average monthly temperatures and links to other weather related pages. For today´s EXCHANGE RATE Hello from Benidorm. Welcome to Summer in Spain. Today´s…
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Exchange Rates in Benidorm

Exchange Rates in Benidorm Wednesday 21st August 2019 This is the average rate around town – Always use a reputable exchange bureau, see below. See this page for exchange places to avoid. No change in the rate today, holding STEADY at 1.075 PREVIOUS 7 DAYS Tuesday 20th August – 1.075 Monday 19th August – 1.075 Sunday…
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Road Trip 2019 – Discovering Spain and More

Road Trip 2019 – Discovering Spain and More Please note this page is under construction When you live in Benidorm a question you often get asked is where do you go on holiday?  After the success of last years Road Trip where we discovered some of Southern Spain, this year the plan was to head…
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UK based Ryanair have voted for strike action

20th August – Strike Update – Ryainair to seek High Court Injunction to halt Strike Directly-employed Ryanair pilots in Ireland will strike for 48 hours on August 22-23 in a long-running dispute over pay and working conditions. Pilots in the Forsa/IALPA trade union voted overwhelmingly in favour of industrial action last week after accusing Ryanair of stalling…
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British Tourist attacked by Pea Men after warning others

British Tourist attacked by Pea Men after warning others Learn who these people are and what they do HERE, Please DO NOT get involved, even to warn others. If you recognize the trile game on public roads, call 091. A young Briton received a beating a few days ago in Benidorm at the hands of a group of trileros (Pea/Potato Men) in the…
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News Headlines

News Headlines Click on the links to read the full stories 20 August – British tourist attacked by Pea Men after warning others  20 August – La Vuelta Espana Cycle race comes to Benidorm  19 August – Boy rescued from drowning to be released from Hospital 17 August – Liverpool Airport reassures passengers over potential…
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La Vuelta Espana Cycle race comes to Benidorm

The Vuelta a España is an annual multi-stage bicycle race primarily held in Spain, while also occasionally making passes through nearby countries. Inspired by the success of the Giro d’Italia and the Tour de France, the race was first organised in 1935. Running from Saturday August 24th to Sunday September 15th 2019 , the 74th Vuelta will…
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Sporting events in Benidorm

Sporting events in Benidorm Any information posted here can be subject to last minute changes. Click on the Venue for more information  and a interactive MAP. SINATRAS PREMIUM   All major sport shown on our large screen on the terrace. DUBLIN HOUSE Gigantic Screen, Big Terrace, , Bucket Deals, Free Shots, Drink Deals, … Great…
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Whats on Guide

Benidorms only Comprehensive Whats on Guide This information is provided by the venues and the acts, and can be subject to last minute changes.While we make every attempt to insure the accuracy of the guide, there may be occasions when we have not been informed. Please consult the boards on display at the venue prior…
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Benidorm Seriously Sponsorship

Benidorm Seriously would like to express our sincere thanks and appreciation to the companies who sponsor the work we do on both the Facebook Group and the Web Site.   Without their help Benidorm Seriously could not continue to provide the services and information we offer completely free of charge.  We therefore urge all our members…
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Boy rescued from drowning in hotel pool to be released from Hospital

Boy rescued from a Hotel in Benidorm after suffering symptoms of drowning.  A young boy who has not been named was taken by Air Ambulance  to the general hospital of Alicante on Sunday 18th August and is currently stable. It is expected h will be discharged shortly. Police and medical services were called to a…
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Where to go for a English Breakfast in Benidorm

Where to go for a English Breakfast in Benidorm Last month when we asked you couldn´t decide.  We had a four way tie for best Breakfast. Bar Mallorca, Yorkshire Pride, Harbour View and Lil Bobs Beach Bar.   Can you split them yet, or found somewhere else everyone needs to know about.  Brand New Poll you…
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The Best Sunday Lunch in Benidorm

The Best Sunday Lunch in Benidorm Last time you told us Yorkshire Pride was the place to go.  Poll has been reset to zero.  You may now vote again These places are listed in no particular order and have been recommended by Benidorm Seriously Facebook Group Members.   Sunday lunch at bar mallorca today. Small…
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All about Prickly Heat

All about Prickly Heat PRICKLY HEAT also known as miliaria rubra, is an itchy rash of small, raised red spots that causes a stinging or prickling sensation on the skin. Prickly heat can develop anywhere on the body, but it usually appears on your face, neck, back, chest or thighs a few days after exposure to hot temperatures. The rash is made…
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The Mirador, One of Benidorm´s most famous landmarks is turned into a building site.

The Mirador, One of Benidorm´s most famous landmarks is turned into a building site. Updates – 17th August 2019, original article here in Spanish Work to uncover the old vestiges of the Castell is still underway. The members of the Municipal Corporation, headed by Mayor Antonio Pérez and the Councilor for Historical Heritage Ana Pellicer,…
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Restraining order issued to group of thieves (peamen) in Benidorm

A judge issues a restraining order to a group of thieves (Peamen) from the main tourist areas of Benidorm Updates  The restraining order issued by the court represents a new avenue for the fight against the “trile” (peamen) , after a judgment of the Court of Alicante had laid down one of the main legal tools that the City of…
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Strikes set for Liverpool Airport over August Bank Holiday

Strikes at Liverpool John Lennon Airport over the August bank holiday   17th August – Liverpool Airport reassures passengers in response to fuel strike threat Liverpool Airport says contingencies will be in place after a union threat that potential industrial action by fuel tanker drivers could hit airports and petrol stations. Unite says the workers are…
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Benidorm Pride

BENIDORM PRIDE 2019 2nd TO 8th SEPTEMBER Now in its 9th year, the festival has quickly grown to become a week long event, focusing on the key ingredients that make Benidorm so unique and is now recognised as the European Summer Closing Pride. Monday 2 September Parties organised by bars and clubs in the old…
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Missing wedding planner accused of fraud believed to be in Benidorm

Story provided by Hull Daily News  The husband of an AWOL wedding planner accused of scamming dozens of brides says he has been told by Police  that they believe his wife has fled the country. Hull mum Dana Twidale has not been seen for around three weeks after scores of people came forward claiming they…
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Spanish Ryanair pilots threaten strikes in September

Story Courtesy of Euro Weekly News.  More details HERE  14th August – Potential strike dates announced Unions representing Ryanair cabin crew in Spain have announced plans to hold 10 days of strikes in September unless the airline changes its plans to close several bases in the country. The SITCPLA and USO workers’ unions said in…
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Benidorm Beach Vendors

Benidorm Beach Vendors As the sun comes out and the beaches starts to get busy, the beach vendors start to become more noticeable and we have already had some posts on the Benidorm Seriously Facebook Group. These people will walk along the beach trying to sell you bottles of water, mixed cocktails, sangria and slices…
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Hundreds line the streets to bid farewell to Joe Longthorne MBE

Story Courtesy of Euro Weekly News.  Details HERE  Crowds lined the streets of Hull yesterday to pay their respects to the entertainer who passed away peacefully earlier this month. Well wishers gathered on Hessle Road in Hull to watch the funeral procession slowly drive past the area where he grew up. The funeral cortege took Joe past…
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Five arrested on suspicion of gang rape of Norwegian tourist

09th August – Update – Three detained by Courts and two released unconditionally   A judge in Benidorm has sent three of the five French tourists to prison without bail for an alleged crime of sexual abuse after being accused by two Norwegian young people of a crime of rape and other abuse. The other two…
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Fiestas – Altea Castell de l’Olla Fireworks

Fiestas – Altea Castell de l’Olla Fireworks The Castell de l’Olla firework display is held in honour of San Lorenzo Fiesta, on the second Saturday in August every year. This year it will take place on Saturday 10th August 2019. The event is ecologically safe for the environment. More information on Altea in general can…
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