FIRE FIGHTERS TO SHARE COVERAGE

The City of Alicante and the Provincial Government have signed a collaboration agreement in which each of their fire and rescue services will assist in attending incidents across the borders of their areas of responsibility.
As such, the Alicante bas…

NEW ART CLASS AT CASA LA PEDRERA

The New Year approaches, and if you are planning to make a resolution, why not take up a new and rewarding activity?
A new art class begins at Casa La Pedrera on Tuesday 6th January from 10.30-1.00pm and is for complete beginners as well as more exper…

CHRISTMAS CHEER FOR TORREVIEJA’S SWIMMERS

Young Torrevieja swimmers gave themselves early Christmas cheer this weekend when all members of the team had good swims and new personal bests in all their races.
The competition, on Saturday, at the Municipal Pool in Petrer, was the last timed con…

PILOT ACQUITTED IN SUITCASE CASE

A court in Elche has acquitted a pilot who was accused of stealing a loaded suitcase near to Alicante-Elche airport in 2013.
In October of 2013, a Dutch couple who had rented a car at the airport were stopped by another vehicle blocking their path. A …

SOLAR POWER COMING TO ELCHE

Elche will provide the home to Spain´s latest photovoltaic solar power plant.
The 250 megawatt generating power house, more than double the original 100 megawatt planned plant, will be constructed in spring at Finca de la Marquesa, on the Elche…