Category: Costa Blanca

III ORIHUELA BEACH TRIATHLON

Last Sunday saw the Third Orihuela Beach Triathlon held on Campoamor Beach. The event was organized by the Tragamillas Athletics Club and sponsored by Orihuela Sports and Costal Departments as well as the International Residents of Orihuela.
The conte…

JB BRASS BAND APPOINT NEW MD

JB Brass Band are delighted to announce the appointment of a new Musical Director. Mr Brian Webber FLCM, LRAM is an accomplished Conductor and Professional Violinist.
He studied at the Royal Academy of Music in London with Sir Yehudi Menuhin. Brian w…

LA MARINA BOWLS CLUB – PHIL MORRIS TRIBUTE

By Bobbie Sims
On Saturday 16th May La Marina members were together to play our annual memorial game for our late president and friend, Phil Morris.
Phil was our Hon President from 2001-2013, and his wife Joan has dedicated a trophy in his memory whi…

TWO INJURED IN MOTORWAY CRASH

Two people were injured on Tuesday evening in a collision between two cars and a truck on the A-7 motorway.
The incident occurred at around 19:10 in the Murcia region as the vehicles were heading in the Alicante direction.
The emergency services rece…

WORLD RANKINGS FOR U3A DENIA CHESS PLAYERS

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…

UP & COMING TORRY ARMY EVENTS

• 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…

Iceland Comes to Torrevieja

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...

Torrevieja Rubbish Plant Deemed Illegal

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...

Monkey Rescued in Torrevieja

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...

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