News in Brief – Costa Blanca North

Javea, Granadella Beach Credit: Diego Delso, Flickr

Beach control 

The Granadella, Portitxol and Tallada coves and La Barraca and Pic Tort parking of Javea will have controlled access from June 1. Guards and auxiliaries will control these locations during the weekends and daily from June 21 until September 15.

Sport for all

The Join the Movement sporting event on May 25 was a huge success in Denia, hosting at least 200 participants of all ages and nationalities. The free programme united both sports enthusiasts and professional athletes in an idyllic environment on the coast.

Using drones 

The Raco de l´Albir beach will have drone surveillance during the summer to ensure the safety of visitors and the efficiency of the rescue service. The lifeguard service will be in place from June 1 until September 30. 


More smoke-free spaces are now established in Benidorm, at the request of the Spanish Association Against Cancer. The locations now include the children’s playground at El Moralet, Levante Beach, Elche Park and Mont Benidorm Avenue.

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Written by

Anna Akopyan

Originally from Moscow, with Russian and Armenian origins, Anna has lived in Costa Blanca for over ten years. She is passionate about singing, acting and traveling.