Young business people in Torrevieja have a chance of winning a competition with cash prizes The Department of Employment and Local Development in Torrevieja has launched a competition aimed at young entrepreneurs, “Premios Jóvenes Emprendedores 2018”. The contest is aimed at young people under 35, which aims to “reward people with entrepreneurial initiative, linked to the city, who have developed or launched a business project,” said Víctor Ferrández, the councillor responsible for launching the event. For those eligible to enter, there is a prize fund of 12,000 euro, divided into three prizes: a first prize of 7,000 euro, a...Read More
Day: October 18, 2018
The Cinemapilar Association is putting on a showing of the 2017 film Wonder Woman in its original version, English, this evening and also on Saturday night. The film, starring Gal Gadot, Chris Pine and Robin Wright has received 4 stars by the critics. Synopsis Before she was Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot), she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, Diana meets an American pilot (Chris Pine) who tells her about the massive conflict that’s raging in the outside world. Convinced that she can stop the threat, Diana leaves...Read More
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. OK, so you are limited to the same film every week and the same time every day (18.00h), but it’s great to know that the option is there. This week, from Friday 19 October, the film shown in English is Slender Man, with Joey King, Julia Goldani Telles and Jaz Sinclair Original title: Slender Man Cast: Joey King, Julia Goldani Telles, Jaz Sinclair Director: Sylvain White Running Time: 1hr 33...Read More
From tomorrow and for the next three weeks the Tapas with History “Forest Repopulation” Route will take place in Guardamar del Segura. This is a usual tapas route to the ones that we are accustomed but with a slight difference in that it aims to teach participants a little about the town’s history. A total of 15 establishments will participate in this route, with the dishes made from ingredients typical to the town of Guardamar. Obviously, being a coastal town, several of the dishes will consist of fish, seafood and vegetables such as the Restaurante Club Nautico’s cod and...Read More
Elche is set to clamp down on prostitution in order to protect women from exploitation. However, it is not the pimps or the exploiters who are being criminalised, but the clients The mayor of Elche, Carlos Gonzalez, has announced a municipal ordinance which will criminalise prostitution, not by going after those who work in the industry, but by penalising the clients. The Mayor says that the new rule is not aimed an penalising the people choosing to work in the field, but rather to help to curb the sexual exploitation of women. Gonzalez announced the move during the inauguration...Read More
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