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Roman Milario found in Lorca

February 27th, 2013|Categories: Front Page News|

The column is believed to have marked the route of the Via Augusta. On Tuesday 5th February, Luis de La Puente Vinuesa, a local walker, contacted the municipal archaeological museum, (Museo Arqueológico Municipal) to inform them that he had found an artefact half buried alongside the road which runs along the River Guadalentín towards La Parroquia. […]

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Lloyds Bank International – Supporting The Royal British Legion in Spain

February 26th, 2013|Categories: Front Page News|

Last year over 171,000€ was raised in District North Spain for the Poppy Appeal. This was a tremendous result and brought together not only our 20 Branches, but also many local churches, organisations and businesses whose combined support is vital to the continuing welfare work of the Legion in Spain. […]

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This humble plant Tallante Pea Flower faces extinction.

January 28th, 2013|Categories: Front Page News|

The village of Tallante, on the inland road between Cartagena and Puerto de Mazarrón, is hardly famous, but it is home to a very rare species of plant. The Astragalus Nitidiflorus was first documented in 1909 by the botanist Francisco de Paula Jiménez Munuera, and only one specimen was ever found in the area between Cartagena and Mazarrón before it was declared extinct, well before the middle of the 20th century. […]

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The Costa Calida Chronicle meets the Orihuela Costa Branch of the Royal British Legion

December 30th, 2012|Categories: Front Page News|

Patti, Bob and Jo attended the final meeting in 2012 of the Orihuela Costa Branch of the Royal British Legion.   We were invited along to recieve a certificate in thanks to us and our advertisers for raising €460 towards the poppy appeal in our November Issue. […]

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Help police find missing British man

December 21st, 2012|Categories: Front Page News|

Police in Sussex are concerned for the welfare of Shoreham man Robert Golden, 58, who has failed to return from a holiday in Spain. He flew on his own to Seville on 5 November and had bought a return flight on Easyjet to return on 19 November. However Robert, who has a passion for trekking, didn’t board the return flight and hasn’t been in touch with his brother or his colleagues in London where he works in IT. […]

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