Another new player is signed to CD Torrevieja CD Torrevieja can now confirm that Jesús Sánchez Ricarte (Elche, 1992) will join the Club, after both the Club and the player agreed a deal. Jesús will play left-back, although he is also able to play left-wing. He stands out for his agility and skill, his versatility, his hard work and commitment and his excellent stopped-ball kicks. The 25-year-old player from Elche, joins CD Torrevieja from Crevillente Deportivo and also brings Third Division experience with him after spending two seasons with Martos CD. He has even played in the Second Division...Read More
Day: July 10, 2018
Ciudadanos demand top job in return for supporting Socialist plan to oust Bascuñana With nobody any the wiser about whether Orihuela mayor Emilio Bascuñana really did ever go to work for the job he held with the Valencian Health Service for seven years (www.costadaily.com/2018/06/24/orihuela-mayor-dodges-questions-about-whether-he-was-paid-for-a-public-job-without-going-to-work), the opposition Socialist Party (PSOE) has presented a motion of censure in the hope they can have him removed. To do this they will need the support of Ciudadanos (C’s), the party whose three councillors give the mayor’s Partido Popular (PP) its majority. Their promises, among other things, include better security and cleaning for Orihuela...Read More
Full programme and free bus service details for fiestas from July 15th – 21st Orihuela’s Moors and Christians fiestas have been declared of National Tourist Interest by the government and its parades are full of spectacular, colourful costumes, not to mention the deafeningly loud gunpowder battle on the 18th. This year that night will have a new castle and never seen before attractions including lights, holograms, projections onto the water and fireworks. People in Entre Naranjos and Orihuela Costa can go to see them without even having to drive as there is a free bus service available every night. The...Read More
The public is asked to respect feeding places in the municipality The town hall of Pilar de la Horadada is taking a serious stance towards individuals that carry out the despicable act of poisoning defenceless animals – in particular, cats and dogs. Recently, there have been several such cases that the town hall has had to deal with, and their attitude is to come down hard on such culprits. Councillor for the Protection and Health of Animals, José Francisco Abaladejo, has issued a reminder to the public that sanctions of up to 30,000€ could be given to those found...Read More
The Saint Petersburg Ballet will perform Sleeping Beauty in Torrevieja in August The Saint Petersburg Ballet, directed by Andrey Batalov, will be performing the award-winning Ballet, Sleeping Beauty, in Torrevieja´s International Auditorium on Tuesday, 7 August, 2018, starting at 10:00 p.m. With music by Tchaikovsky, and original choreography by Marius Petipa, the St. Petersburg Ballet is one of the oldest schools in the world, with almost two and a half centuries of history. Sleeping beauty is a ballet by Piotr I. Tchaikovsky, in a prologue and three acts. It premiered in 1890 at the Mariinsky Theater in St. Petersburg. The...Read More
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