DAYA NUEVA POLICE TO BE MOBILE AGAIN

The Local Police of Daya Nueva will be mobile once again soon, after the municipal government approved an extraordinary expense of 17,000 euro to buy the officers a patrol vehicle.
The officers had been without a vehicle for a month, after the lease …

ENVIRONMENTAL ART IN PILAR

Some of the urban walkways of Pilar de la Horadada have been given a temporary facelift this week, thanks to an exhibition that combines art, nature and architecture through a new project being conducted by the Department of Culture.
Having spent jus…

MORE AIRPORT HOME SOUNDPROOFING

The Spanish airport authority, AENA, has plans to soundproof another 500 homes during this year, most of which are in the vicinity of the Alicante-Elche airport and its flight paths.
This latest announcement adds to the 2,001 properties already sound…

PAINTING THE BINS

Already the home to an international exhibition of street art along the Vinalopó River, Elche is set to see more colourful creations along the streets, as part of a campaign to offer street artists the opportunity to paint the recycling bins in…

THE NIGHT OCEAN OF TORREVIEJA

The Vista Alegre centre in Torrevieja is played host to an artistic display which focused on the beauty of the ocean at night, under the title, “La Noche del Océano”.
The exhibition, closes on Sunday, featured 4,000 drawings, all c…

SPEEDY DRIVER HAS LUCKY ESCAPE

The driver of a van had a lucky escape on Wednesday when the van he was driving crashed into a building at the junction of calle La Loma and calle Fuensanta in Torrevieja.
The local police and Guardia Civil attended the scene and report that the driv…

CALLS TO LIMIT SUPERSTORE OPENING HOURS

The Torrevieja retailers association, APYMECO, are calling on political parties to join in a campaign that would limit the opening hours of large supermarkets, in order to give more opportunities for smaller businesses to compete for trade.
Torreviej…