Author: Editorial

Free Youth Camp for Torrevieja teenagers

Activities include snorkelling trip to Tabarca island The application for the Torrevieja Urban Youth Camp, which takes place from July 30th to August 10th for children aged 12-14 and is totally free, opens on Monday. A total of 20 places are available. Organised by the Town Hall Youth Centre (CIAJ), it will consist of fun but also educational activities from 10am to 1:30pm each day, explained Councillor Víctor Ferrández. It will also help parents who don’t know what to do with their children while they have to work. One of the objectives is to teach them values like getting...

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Biker rally in Bigastro on Sunday

Join clubs from around the province for lunch, music and raffles in the park On Sunday July 22nd the motorbike club (Peña motera) “Los Raspaos” and Bigastro Town Hall are organising the municipality’s third annual Motoalmuerzo. AS with previous editions, it will be attended by different motorbike clubs from all over the province. The day will start with a ride-out around the streets of the municipality, then the bikers will gather near the Huerto del Cura Park, where the participants, and residents and visitors as well, will be able to enjoy the atmosphere with a biker memorabilia market, raffles,...

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Safe zone at Guardamar fiestas to protect against any sexual assaults

Punto Violeta will be attended by specialists and flyers will raise awareness Guardamar has followed the example set my many Town Halls with a campaign to prevent any sexual assaults at the local fiestas. For this a safe zone called a Punto Violeta will be set up in the area of the kábilas (fiesta troupe bar areas in the street), which will offer advice how to prevent and what to do in case of aggression. The service will be active throughout the nights of Friday and Saturday when thousands of people will be joining the party. Although the point...

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Town Hall to rescind Orihuela Costa Municipal Sports Centre contract

Company has not built multipurpose building it promised in its contract Orihuela Town Hall has started the process to terminate its contract with the company it hired to manage the Municipal Sports Centre (CDM) in Orihuela Costa in 2010 because it has not fulfilled promises it made. Councillor Víctor Valverde  had said it would build a 1,000m2 multipurpose building to offer some services that are not available on the coast. It promised to do this by 2014 at the latest. “I believe four years of margin is enough time and it still hasn’t been built,” explained Valverde. The contract...

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Car catches fire on the motorway by Pilar de la Horadada

Occupants escaped just in time as vehicle was completely incinerated Fire fighters from the Torrevieja fire station and the base at Pilar de la Horadada put out a fire in a vehicle on the AP-7 motorway by Pilar today. Nobody was injured but the car was completely incinerated, according to the Provincial Fire Brigade. Two people had been travelling in it towards Alicante when they noticed an explosion in the engine. The driver quickly managed to divert the car at the exit to Campoamor and they got out as fast as possible, moments before it started to...

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  1. Art Exhibition – Mediterranean Cosmopolitas

    July 13 @ 7:00 pm - September 9 @ 7:00 pm
  2. Orihuela Moors and Christians Fiestas

    July 15 - July 21
  3. Ida y Vuelta Hispano-Cuban festival

    July 16 - July 21



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