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Spain’s best lifeguards to compete in Torrevieja

National winter championships from Friday-Sunday Torrevieja will host the Lifesaving and Rescue Winter Championship of Spain at the municipal indoor swimming pool from February 23rd-25th. It is organised by the Lifesaving and Rescue Federations of Spain (RFESS) and the Valencian Community (FSSCV) and Torrevieja Town Hall. They expect 414 athletes from 43 clubs all over the country to compete in the different events. The competition will take place from 9am-2pm and 5:30pm-9pm each day so the pool will be closed for public swimming from Friday to Sunday, although anyone can come as watch as a spectator. Laura Polo of...

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Experience the Vega Baja all in one place

Tourism Fair in Catral to offer music, dancing, demonstrations, parades and food tastings The Vega Baja del Segura Tourism Fair is being held in Catral this weekend, with a vast array of activities on offer between Friday and Monday. Avenida de la Pursisima will be taken over by music, dancing, demonstrations, parades and food tastings to show off the culture of local municipalities including Albatera, Almoradi, Benejuzar, Callosa de Segura, Catral, Dolores, Guardamar del Segura, Los Montesinos, Pilar de la Horadada, Rojales, San Fulgencio and Torrevieja. Here is the programme: Friday September 22nd 6pm – Inauguration 6:30pm – Parade...

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Five San Fulgencio councillors expelled from PP

Party takes disciplinary action against them for supporting convicted mayor Archive photo of San Fulgencio Mayor Carlos Ramírez (right) The Partido Popular (PP) has expelled five San Fulgencio councillors for refusing to give up their departments and supporting Mayor Carlos Ramírez, who was convicted of administrative corruption. The PP now only has one representative left, Manuel Gómez, who will move into the opposition. The party’s coordinator for Alicante province, Rafael Candela accued the rest (Paulino Herrero, Vicente Murcia, Susana Ortuño, Mari Ángeles Ortuño and Borja Alonso) of not accepting the firm principles of honesty, loyalty and responsibility. “Their attitude...

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Small earthquake in Los Montesinos

Tremor was felt in various places around the Vega Baja   A small earth tremor with its epicentre in Los Montesinos has made the Vega Baja shake again. This minor earthquake registered 1.8 on the Richter Scale and happened at 11.15am on Wednesday, according to the National Geographic Institute (IGN). The seismic activity was located to the south west of Los Montesinos and 11 kilometres deep. Despite its size, it was felt in other nearby...

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Three car smash in San Miguel

Man aged 35 injured and had to be cut out by fire brigade   A man aged 35 was injured in a traffic accident involving three vehicles on the CV-941 in San Miguel de Salinas at about 9:43am today, Wednesday. It seems one of the cars made an illegal turn without waiting for the car coming the opposite way to pass and so colliding with it. A third vehicle that was waiting at a Stop sign was also hit. Everyone from Torrevieja fire station was sent there and they had to cut out one of the drivers, a 35...

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