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# alicante - Wednesday 10 February, 2021

Four men detained for alleged drug trafficking in case connected to arrest of John Gilligan
# Spain
# Spain

Four men detained for alleged drug trafficking in case connected to arrest of John Gilligan

Feb 10th 2021, 1:40 PM 20,252 Views 0 Comments

Spanish police say the men are linked to the same gang.

# alicante - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Three-year-old Irish boy dies in Spain after being found unconscious in swimming pool
# Alicante
# Alicante

Three-year-old Irish boy dies in Spain after being found unconscious in swimming pool

Aug 13th 2019, 2:13 PM 56,385 Views 43 Comments

The boy was holidaying with his family in the Cabo Roig area on the Costa Blanca.

# alicante - Monday 12 August, 2019

Irish child (5) in critical condition after being discovered in pool in Spain
# Alicante
# Alicante

Irish child (5) in critical condition after being discovered in pool in Spain

Aug 12th 2019, 1:59 PM 59,935 Views 31 Comments

The child is understood to have gotten into trouble at 9am this morning.

# alicante - Sunday 2 October, 2016

Tiger kidnappings suspect arrested in Spain while living under a fake ID
# Jeffrey Melvin
# Jeffrey Melvin

Tiger kidnappings suspect arrested in Spain while living under a fake ID

Oct 2nd 2016, 1:10 PM 25,437 Views 8 Comments

Jeffrey Melvin disappeared in 2012 while on bail for his alleged involvement in a January 2010 tiger raid in Dublin.

# alicante - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Irish man arrested in Alicante over Louth double murder
# Spain
# Spain

Irish man arrested in Alicante over Louth double murder

Apr 6th 2016, 10:59 PM 41,422 Views 18 Comments

Gangland figures Anthony Burnett and Joseph Redmond are believed to have been tortured before they were shot dead four years ago.

# alicante - Monday 1 February, 2016

We spent two days with the An Post Sean Kelly team during their Spanish training camp
# Behind The Scenes
From The42
# Behind The Scenes

We spent two days with the An Post Sean Kelly team during their Spanish training camp

Feb 1st 2016, 9:08 PM 4,874 Views 1 Comment

Ryan Bailey was in Calpe last week to get an insight into the life of a professional cyclist.

# alicante - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

Alicante is lovely this time of year: Here are the men and women's 7s squads for this weekend
# Grand Toreno
From The42
# Grand Toreno

Alicante is lovely this time of year: Here are the men and women's 7s squads for this weekend

Nov 11th 2015, 7:36 PM 6,587 Views 5 Comments

Both sides will take on Spain, Portugal and France this week, while the women will also face England.

# alicante - Monday 22 June, 2015

A Ryanair flight has diverted to Paris after a passenger was taken ill
# Emergency
# Emergency

A Ryanair flight has diverted to Paris after a passenger was taken ill

Jun 22nd 2015, 10:55 AM 22,370 Views 35 Comments

The flight, bound for Alicante, originated in Germany.

# alicante - Monday 30 March, 2015

Elderly British couple found shot dead in Spanish villa
# Shooting
# Shooting

Elderly British couple found shot dead in Spanish villa

Mar 30th 2015, 6:15 PM 32,894 Views 10 Comments

There were no signs of break-in and nothing appears to have been stolen from the house.

# alicante - Sunday 27 April, 2014

Spanish bouncy castle accident injures 23 people
# Accident
# Accident

Spanish bouncy castle accident injures 23 people

Apr 27th 2014, 5:27 PM 28,642 Views 11 Comments

High winds blew five inflatables away.

# alicante - Monday 24 June, 2013

Mother arrested after she flushed her baby down the toilet in Spain
# Drain Baby
# Drain Baby

Mother arrested after she flushed her baby down the toilet in Spain

Jun 24th 2013, 9:49 PM 23,249 Views 106 Comments

The baby is said to be in a serious but non life-threatening condition in hospital.

# alicante - Thursday 21 March, 2013

Ryanair launches new Shannon route to Alicante
# Air Travel
# Air Travel

Ryanair launches new Shannon route to Alicante

Mar 21st 2013, 12:14 PM 7,258 Views 48 Comments

The Shannon to Alicante service has not operated since 2010.

# alicante - Monday 13 August, 2012

Firefighter killed as Spain battles deadly wildfires
# Wildfires
# Wildfires

Firefighter killed as Spain battles deadly wildfires

Aug 13th 2012, 11:08 AM 3,129 Views 2 Comments

One person has been killed and three others injured in forest fires raging across Spain.