Tag: Torrevieja

Body Found in Torrevieja Apartment

The body of a 79-year-old man which lay in his Torrevieja flat for at least a week was discovered by emergency services on Tuesday. Residents reported a strong stench coming from his flat on Calle La Loma, saying that they had not seen him for a week. The Guardia Civil and firefighters broke down the

Weather Chaos Update

December storms caused chaos in Alicante Province and the Murcia region over the weekend, with rainfall exceeding the total level accumulated for the whole of 2016. Blocked roads, fallen trees, and concern over the level of the river Segura were amongst the main issues, as three people drowned in the flood waters in the area,

Local Royal British Legion Branches Raise Thousands of Euro in Poppy Appeal

Local branches of the Royal British Legion raised over 73,000 euro in this year’s Poppy Appeal, with the Orihuela Costa, Torrevieja, and Gran Alacant/La Marina groups distributing poppies and collection boxes to over 500 bars, restaurants and shops across the region. RBL volunteers  were found at all kinds of locations collecting, including Alicante-Elche airport, local

Paved Walkways Installed in Torrevieja’s El Cura Beach

Torrevieja’s El Cura beach has become the first of three beaches in the city to have new paved walkways installed, which will be of special benefit to wheelchair users wanting easier access to local beaches. Los Náufragos and Los Locos are next on the list, with the walkways having the flexibility to be taken up

Car Thieves Tracked Down and Charged with 30 Offences

Two Algerian men wanted for a string of offences in Elche, Torrevieja, and Murcia, have been picked up the Guardia Civil for being involved in stealing from 20 cars parked up on industrial estates in the Crevillente area over the last three months. Officers found it difficult to track the thieves (aged 31 and 33) down

Bad Weather Creates Chaos and Destruction over the Weekend

December storms caused chaos in Alicante Province and the Murcia region over the weekend, with rainfall exceeding the total level accumulated for the whole of 2016. Blocked roads, fallen trees, and concern over the level of the river Segura were amongst the main issues, and in the northern part of Alicante Province, a man, aged

Three Torrevieja Clubs Ordered to Close Due to Excess Noise

Two nightclubs on Torrevieja’s Casagrande industrial estate have been ordered to close by the council due to excess noise. The authority had got complaints from residents about the Love and Ultra clubs on Calle Mariano Ruiz Cánovas, after several demands from the council that they do something about the decibel levels. A bar/restaurant on Paseo

More Public Toilets for Torrevieja?

A Torrevieja politician has called on the council to have more public toilets open around the city. Pilar Gómez from the Ciudadanos party has put down a motion saying that the toilets by the seafront promenade should be open all year round, with the current Mayor, José Manuel Dolón, pledging to improve the provision of

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