Torrevieja’s tourism ‘increases its vulnerability’ during earthquakes

A REPORT has warned that Costa Blanca resort Torrevieja's tourism model has left the city poorly prepared to cope with earthquakes.Professor of Sociology at...

Orihuela wants EU funding for projects

ORIHUELA wants Europe to finance 13 projects. Mayor Emilio Bascuñana (PP) presented his public commitment to “jump on the bandwagon of Europe” as he said...

TORREVIEJA COUNCIL CLOSE SECOND UNLICENSED MUNICIPAL CENTRE IN A WEEK

News TORREVIEJA COUNCIL CLOSE SECOND UNLICENSED MUNICIPAL CENTRE IN A WEEK Print | Send to a friend By Kevin Reardon / 2015-09-12 15:41:14 After the closure of the...

TORREVIEJA SQUARE AWASH WITH CHRISTMAS CHEER

News TORREVIEJA SQUARE AWASH WITH CHRISTMAS CHEER Print | Send to a friend By Contributor / 2015-12-13 15:54:08 Christmas arrived in Torrevieja last Friday evening through the hands...

Torrevieja junior choir brings home 3rd prize

THE Junior Choir from Torrevieja’s Escuela Coral Municipal took third place in the Rojales Carols and Lullabies contest. This was the 37th edition of the...

€15,000 for woman who fell on Torrevieja street

A TORREVIEJA resident it to be compensated with €15,000 for serious injuries she suffered after a fall in a public street. The accident happened when...

Alison Wynne-Ryder: horsey support after visit to EHCRC in Rojales

AFTER a successful tour in Canada, Alison Wynne-Ryder, known as The Quirky Medium, is back on home turf on the Costa Blanca.  After hearing about...

Torrevieja welcomes the arrival of the Amadea

TORREVIEJA welcomed its first ever cruise ship yesterday (Tuesday) afternoon. The Amadea ship anchored out at sea with boats operating a shuttle service as around...

Orihuela districts see little investment but big change

ORIHUELA has carried out numerous works in the districts of the municipalities in recent weeks. Amongst work carried out residents had been waiting for for...

Five cars in crash on N-332 at Torrevieja

A FIVE-vehicle crash on the N-332 at Torrevieja resulted in numerous casualties being taken to Torrevieja Hospital. The accident happened on Wednesday (August 5) close...

NEW SIDEARMS FOR TORREVIEJA POLICE

News NEW SIDEARMS FOR TORREVIEJA POLICE Print | Send to a friend By Kevin Reardon / 2015-07-25 15:58:03 The mayor of Torrevieja, Jose Manuel Dolon, is still trying...

New Torrevieja film club promises exciting events

FOR over a year film fans have been slowly working behind the scenes to move forward with their original concept for an English language...

Mayors of Torrevieja and Guardamar have held a meeting

THE mayors of Torrevieja and Guardamar have held a working meeting to address various issues that the two municipalities have in common. Torrevieja Mayor José...

The Weigh-In Club donates to the AECC Torrevieja

A GROUP of ladies calling themselves ‘The Weigh-In Club’ recently held a series of events in aid of the AECC Torrevieja cancer charity and...

SPECSAVERS TORREVIEJA RAISES €780 FOR THE KAYAK CHALLENGE

News SPECSAVERS TORREVIEJA RAISES €780 FOR THE KAYAK CHALLENGE Print | Send to a friend By Staff Reporter / 2016-01-03 15:08:50 The Bull Boys – father Dave and...

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