Yearly Archives: 2013

IMPORTANT NOTICE FROM HAH MAR MENOR

December 5th, 2013|Categories: Help at Home|

HAH have had another very busy year, and as so many Volunteers are going away for Christmas for a well-earned rest, we will be unable to take on new clients between 23rd December until 6th January. Contingency plans will be put in place for existing clients, but please note that, in the case of emergency call 112 or visit your own GP or emergency department at local health centres/.hospitals. […]

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Second 12 Hours Regional Petanque Day

November 28th, 2013|Categories: Local Sports|

On Saturday 26th October at the Petanca courts of La Canada , the ‘ Second 12 Hours Regional Petanque Day ‘ took place, organized by Mazarron Bowls Club ‘ Costa Calida ‘ with the collaboration of the Department of Sports City of Mazarrón. The winning team of the event was the club ‘Santa Eulalia ‘ from Totana , while the club ‘ La Carrasca ‘ from Alhama de Murcia was in second place . The podium was completed by ‘ Las Palomas ‘ of Murcia, third, and fourth was one of the teams representing the Mazarron Club. […]

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Camposol Padron Service

November 28th, 2013|Categories: South Murcia News|

The office for Foreign Residents of Camposol, located in the Social Centre on B Sector of the urbanization, started on 27 September to open the service of municipal padron. This new service was presented by the Mayor of Mazarrón, Ginés Campillo, the Councillor for Foreign Residents, José Gómez, and the District Mayor of El Saladillo, José Andrés Navarro, who in person checked how the service has started to operate. […]

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St Nicholas church and PALS contributions to the welfare of the community of Mazarrón

November 28th, 2013|Categories: South Murcia News|

The foreign residents of the Town continue doing solidarity work and recently held two events related to the support of needy people and to the welfare of the community of Mazarrón. In both events attended by the Mayor of Mazarrón, Ginés Campillo, accompanied, in the first of them, by the Councillor for Foreign Residents, Jose Gómez, the Councillor Mª Celeste Soria and the District Mayor of El Saladillo, José Andrés Navarro; and by the Councillor for Celebrations, Isidro Coy, in the second one. […]

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Lions International – Mazarrón Bahia Charity walks

November 28th, 2013|Categories: South Murcia News|

On 9 and 10 November, ‘Lions International – Mazarrón Bahia ‘ conducted two ” charity walks” in Mazarrón and Puerto de Mazarrón in order to raise funds which will go to help with the travel of several children with diabetes to a special camp for diabetics. The activity involves the collaboration of the Department of Sports City of Mazarrón and Hiking Club , Amigos de la Naturaleza. […]

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Real Madrid Foundation

November 28th, 2013|Categories: Local Sports|

Real Madrid Foundation has spent several years focusing their work in the National area , offering quality sports training to all children in Spain through its schools sports centres. In these schools , all young people who want to play football can improve their technical and tactical training based on the values that are associated with Real Madrid. […]

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Garlic – Ajo

November 27th, 2013|Categories: Herb of the Month|

You cannot live in Southern Europe and especially Spain, without experiencing the flavour of Garlic. This pungent herb is a species in the onion genus, Allium. Its close relatives include the onion, shallot, leek and chive. With a history of human use of over 7,000 years, Garlic is native to central Asia and has long been part of the staple diet in the Mediterranean region as well as Asia and Africa. Bulb Garlic is available in many forms, including fresh, frozen, dried and it can also be produced in tubes or jars. […]

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Spanish Gardens In Spain

November 27th, 2013|Categories: Gardening Opportunities|

by Dick Handscombe, author and gardener living in Spain for 25 years. Typical Problem Gardens Unfortunately many families purchasing properties in Spain do one of three things, each not very appropriate for an enjoyable relaxed outdoor life in Spain – which is the main reason given by people for coming to Spain. […]

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Crimestoppers – November 2013

November 27th, 2013|Categories: British Embasy Madrid|

The Unlucky Thirteen Revealed As Crimestoppers Launch Operation Captura Campaign Seeking Criminals Believed To Be Hiding In Spain The suspects are part of the 8th Captura appeal since its launch in 2006 and are wanted for crimes including attempted murder, sexual offences against a child and drug dealing. The successful multi-agency campaign identifies serious criminals on the run wanted by UK law enforcement agencies for crimes committed in the UK. Since Operation Captura launched in October 2006, 53 out of 63 criminals have been arrested, with many now behind bars. […]

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