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Notices

On this page, we provide extracts from a small selection of the notices, news items and updates which our President publishes every day. To read them all, you need to join the Association.

New office

(Notice posted: Tuesday, 28th January 2020)

Calpe has announced that as of 5th February, it will open an office to serve citizens in the old town of Calpe. The office is located on Calle Cervantes, number 24, and the entrance is in the Plaza del Mosquit.¬†This office will be open to the public on Wednesdays (except holidays) from 5:00 p.m. to […]

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Date scam

(Notice posted: Wednesday, 8th January 2020)

POLICE¬† have issued a stern warning to anyone signing or filling out important documents in 2020. Dates can this year be written as 07/01/2020 or more briefly 07/01/20. The latter, however, could be easily doctored with an extra two digits to change your date to 07/01/2012, for example. Police are therefore advising that dates be […]

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LIBRARY

(Notice posted: Sunday, 22nd December 2019)

The Library reopened on the 11th of January. Hope to see you there!

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Membership subscriptions

(Notice posted: Thursday, 7th November 2019)

When paying your annual subscription of 15 ‚ā¨ would you please oblige us with the following actions. If paying by cheque please increase the amount to 18 ‚ā¨ since the bank is now charging us 3 ‚ā¨ per cheque. Paypal charges us 1‚ā¨ per transfer. A bank transfer is preferable for us, or of course […]

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News items

Weather comments

Tuesday, 28th January 2020

The weather this week will be marked by the passage of successive fronts that will touch the peninsular northwest and leave rainfall in much of the peninsular interior, while temperatures will rise to stand about 5 to 10 degrees Celsius above the normal values for these dates, as reported by the State Meteorological Agency (AEMET).¬†In […]

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Demography

Tuesday, 28th January 2020

In the last decade,¬†76% of Spanish municipalities have lost inhabitants¬†, but in total the Spanish population has grown by 326,000 people.¬†This has happened because the towns are emptied and the cities grow, which is where most live: more than two out of every three inhabitants is concentrated in 1% of the area.¬†Although there are 8,108 […]

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Calpe weather

Tuesday, 28th January 2020

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Nearer

Tuesday, 28th January 2020

BREAKING: TORREVIEJA HOSPITAL QUARANTINES WOMAN AS CORONAVIRUS FEARED TO HAVE HIT SPAIN‚ÄôS COSTA BLANCA A WOMAN has been quarantined in a Costa Blanca hospital after Torrevieja doctors feared the 66-year-old showed signs of coronavirus. The tourist, of Icelandic nationality, told doctors she had recently spent time in Wuhan, the epicentre of the current contagion feared […]

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Loss of Polydonia

Monday, 27th January 2020

Arrival of remains of marine plants and oceanic Posidonia at the Arenal de X√†bia promenade.¬†alfons padilla The temporary ¬ęGloria¬Ľ has taken ahead human lives, promenades and buildings on the beachfront, with economic damages still to be quantified but which is already known to be very high.¬†Out of focus are the damages caused to the flora […]

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The Professor speaks

Monday, 27th January 2020

Jorge Olcina¬†Professor of Regional Geographic Analysis at the University of Alicante He is now one of the great authorities of the whole country in climate warming and land management, to the point that national media do not hesitate to consult him every time there is an episode like Gloria, which has ravaged the coast of […]

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