Two members of U3A Denia, Robert Simpson and Graeme Campbell, have both achieved one of their ‘Bucket List’ challenges – to have FIDE, the worldwide International Chess Federation, assess and rate their playing abilities and to rank them a…
Category: Costa Blanca
• ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING – On Tuesday 9 June the Torry Army is holding its AGM at the Casa Ventura in San Luis starting at 7.30 pm. All members are encouraged to attend.
• LIVE MUSIC NIGHT
On Saturday 13 June, at the Casa Ventura in San Lui…
A delegation of journalists from Iceland has been visiting Torrevieja this week, on a press trip organized by the Costa Blanca tourist board. The aim was to offer an insight into the benefits of visiting the area, and some of the features on offer to tourists. The journalists were taken on a cycle ride through […]
The regional environmental department has rejected the license application submitted by Torrevieja council for solid waste transfer plant on plot 252 of Polygon 2. The reason for rejecting the application was on the basis of “not having foreseen prevention and environmental protection measures and the correction necessary in this kind of activity”. The Los Verdes […]
Officers from the environmental protection branch of the Guardia Civil, SEPRONA, have recovered a female Barbary monkey that was living in a home in Los Balcones, Torrevieja. The primate was living in a six metre square cage, and was reported to be in good condition and well maintained. After giving the owner time to clarify […]
The Courts in Torrevieja have opened another case against the former PP Mayor of the city, Pedro Hernández Mateo, accused of offences “against civil rights” for failing to hold regular plenary sessions during the 2003 to 2007 municipal mandate. The complaint was filed by the Los Verdes in 2006, but was initially dismissed when the […]
CD TORREVIEJA – 2 UD ALZIRA – 2
Fans favourite Cristian bagged a brace in Torry’s last game of a roller coaster season, that promised so much, but ultimately saw them finish in a disappointing 10th position.
When Torry achieved an excellent 0-3 …
Fire fighters spent hours tackling a blaze at a shoe factory in Catral on Saturday, as flames swept through the building causing extensive damage. Numerous fire fighting units were called in to assist in the incident, as the flames were tackled from both the ground and from an aerial platform. A wedding was being celebrated […]