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Day: October 5, 2018

Eleven Men Rescued in Another Small Boat in Torrevieja

Another small boat carrying eleven men has been intercepted off the coast of Torrevieja on Friday Eleven people have been rescued from a small boat which was located some 400 metres off the coast of Torrevieja, The Cruz Roja attended the small boat and brought the eleven men to safety. With this latest boat, it brings the total of 20 people who have arrived in the south of Alicante this week. More boats were also intercepted last week. The men, all seeking a better life than in their home country, risking their lives in doing so....

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Can You Sell Your Property if You Have Lost Your Title Deeds?

What would happen if you went to put your property up for sale but when going through all your paperwork and documentation, you realised that you had lost your original title deeds (escritura)? Would you be able to continue with the sale? And how could you obtain a duplicate copy?  This isn’t such a strange scenario, especially if you have been living in your property for a long time and are prone to frequent bouts of spring cleaning or rearranging furniture. So, what do you do if after hunting around your home you still can’t find the original title...

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Orihuela Guided Tours This Weekend

Fancy something a little different this weekend? How about a guided tour around Orihuela! Continuing with the success of their most recent schedule, the tourism department in Orihuela will be hosting more guided tours throughout the autumn. The full autumn schedule is attached to this article, but let’s have a look at this weekend first, starting off with Saturday, October 6th, and the ‘Monumental Route’. Starting at the tourist information office, Orihuela Centro, at 11:00 a.m., this free walking tour takes visitors around the centre of Orihuela, explaining, in detail, some of the historic monuments found in the city....

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This Week’s English Film at the Cinema in Torrevieja – Two Films

For those of you that don’t know, you can actually go to the cinema every day of the week in Torrevieja and watch a film in its original version. This week, from Friday 5 October, there are two films being shown in English: Christopher Robin and Venom. Original title: Christopher Robin Cast: Ewan McGregor, Hayley Atwell, Bronte Carmichael, Mark Gatiss Director: Marc Forster Running Time: 1h 43 min Release Day: 5 October Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Animation, Adventure, Comedy Country: UK Produced by: Walt Disney Studios Synopsis: Christopher Robin — now a family man living in London — receives a...

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Holiday Week Approaches

The summer may be over but that doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy a short break from work, as next week we have two holidays to look forward to October is a time for celebration, both in the Valencia region and the rest of Spain, with two holidays celebrated in the region. The 9th of October (Tuesday this year) is the Fiesta Comunidad Valenciana, a day where the Valencia region celebrates. Known as a regional holiday, the attention is not as great as it was, as many shops and businesses are allowed to open, although others will close their doors...

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