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Valencia province News & Information

Travel/Tourism Thu, Mar 29, 2018

Flying kite grounds planes in Valencia

A KITE led to five planes being delayed and one unable to land for over 20 minutes at Valencia airport last night (Tuesday), according to sources within the terminal. The control tower alerted the 112 emergency hotline...

Entertainment Thu, Mar 22, 2018

Firework-free 'quiet time' proposed for Fallas next year

A VALENCIA councillor wants Local Police to enforce a 'silent time' during the massive March festival where fireworks cannot be thrown. Anaïs Menguzzato reveals that calls complaining about noise from bangers...

Transport Thu, Feb 1, 2018

Van driver with 30 pallets stacked on roof caught

A DRIVER with over 30 wooden pallets stacked one on top of the other on the roof of his car has been identified thanks to a video posted on social media. He was spotted in his van on the V-30 outer-city road and the N...

Society Wed, Jan 24, 2018

Spain's first transsexual councillor sworn in

SPAIN'S first-ever transsexual councillor has been sworn in at Paiporta town hall (Valencia province) and says his appointment 'marks a before and after' in national politics. Guillém Montoro, 22, head of...

Crime/Incidents Fri, Jan 5, 2018

Postman who stashed 3,300 letters gets suspended sentence

A POSTMAN who stashed the mail for 11 years as he could not be bothered to deliver it has been sentenced to two years in jail. Juan José P. T., who covered rounds in Ibi (Alicante province) and Ontinyent (Valencia...

Transport Sat, Dec 30, 2017

Valencia metro tickets to go up in price in 2018

VALENCIA metro will put its 10-journey tickets up 5% in the New Year – the most-used form of rail passes on the city network. For Zone A, which covers the metropolitan area and some of the towns on the very edge of...

Crime/Incidents Wed, Dec 20, 2017

Seven stuck on Valencia fairground ride

A BREAKDOWN at a fairground in Valencia left seven people trapped for over an hour at 60 metres (195 feet) up at the weekend, reports released last night (Tuesday) say. The ride known as the 'Giant Maxx', a type...

Crime/Incidents Sun, Nov 12, 2017

Father murders daughter, 2, in Alzira before attempting...

A TWO-YEAR-OLD girl has been murdered by her father in Alzira (Valencia province) following what is believed to have been a dispute between the toddler's parents, according to Local Police. The accused, 28, is said...