As anybody living in the area south of Alicante can testify through experience, earthquakes are not uncommon, but as Alicante is to become a high-profile centre for seismic research, as we recently reported, with the facilities at the University of Alicante being extended to provide a better study of earthquakes in this area, but just […]
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The Spanish employment ministry has published the list of national holidays for 2023 (the equivalent to Bank Holidays in the UK), commonly known as Red Days, or the working calendar. Red Days are national holidays, recognised throughout the country, to which we must also add the regional holidays, in our case those celebrated in the […]
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Torrevieja´s Department of Animal Protection has announced that it is going to acquire 28 huts to give shelter to the cat colonies that live on the town´s streets. The huts will be distributed in the areas where these colonies are located. The initiative is part of the capture, sterilisation, release project for cats which the …
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Torrevieja´s Department of International Residents, directed by the councillor Gitte Lund, has organised Spanish lessons in Torrevieja, specifically aimed at the international residents of the town. The classes will be taught at its own headquarters by the Königin Study Centre of Torrevieja, with a duration of 10 weeks in an intensive method. For this, the …
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The Guardia Civil arrested four people who are charged with a multiple violation of a young woman who was on vacation in the town of Torrevieja with a friend. The victim went to report the facts as soon as she could after what had happened, thus facilitating the immediate action. The Women-Minor Team (EMUME) of …