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Irish schoolboy dies after near drowning

An Irish schoolboy has died in hospital in Spain just days after being saved from drowning in a swimming pool. The 12-year-old was rushed to hospital in Barcelona last Thursday afternoon after being rescued from a swimming pool in the Guitart Central Park Resort and

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Public spending falls year on year

Spending on Public works contracts on roads and rail has dropped 20% in the last year according to figures released this week. The political impasse of the last eight months, along with cuts to state infrastructure investment aimed at reducing Spain’s deficit, has resulted in

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4 die in Elche motorway smash

4 people have died, and 2 have been seriously injured in a serious accident on the A-7 near to Elche. A lorry is belived to have smashed through the central reservation, and collided head on with 2 cars on the Malaga bound carriageway. The motorway

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Hotel occupancy breaks records for July

Hotel occupancy in the Costa del Sol has risen to over 80% for the first time in July, suggesting this summer could break previous records for visitor numbers. The number of visitors to Malaga has risen by over 5% compared to last year, with over

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Rental prices increase in Gran Canaria

The cost of renting a property in the archipelago rose last month by 1% according to figures released this week. On average, the price per square metre rose to €6.38, however the figure is over 13% lower than the national average. Las Palmas de Gran