Liquid Nitrogen Leak from Molina de Segura Industrial Estate
Firefighters managed to avert a catastrophe in Molina de Segura when they stemmed a leak from a liquid nitrogen Factory on the Molina de Segua Industrial Estate on 15th August. Liquid nitrogen is used in 'legal high' drugs such as those used to eradicate verrucas.
A definition of fly-tipping is the illegal dumping of waste onto land that does not have an environmental permit. It includes but is not limited to, general household waste, white goods, mattresses, garden refuse and commercial waste such as builders' rubble, clinical waste and tyres.
On Wednesday both boats left Portinatx; Ganty for San Antonio; us on Lotti for Cala San Vincente. We had a great sail downwind jibing at up to 7 knots to Punta Grossa where the wind veered and increased, so we checked the forecast and decided to continue on the Cala Boix, a safer anchorage in the forecast conditions.
Part 1 – To Christian Times
There has long been human settlement in the area around the City of Murcia. In the first Millennium BC, a native Iberian presence existed and a remarkable temple to a local god has been found and excavated immediately adjacent to the La Luz Visitors' and Interpretation Centre in the El Valle hills to the south east of the city.
by Dick Handscombe
Dear Readers and all the Murcia gardeners that I have met at various talks, this will be last contribution to the fantastic Costa Cálida Chronicle magazine; for very good reasons.
'Dick enjoying a retirement nature walk above his house'
In a meeting on Tuesday 19th July local British residents had the chance to put their concerns about the outcome of the recent EU Referendum to the Deputy Ambassador, Tim Hemmings, and Consul for Alicante, Sarah-Jane Morris.
Full of excitement and expectation and after weeks of meetings and planning, the 'famous five' met up to organise the jam sandwiches and pop needed before their summer adventure.
Plant of the month of August is the Citronella (cymbopogom citratus) par excellence. Its strong lemon fragrance can be used to keep away flies and mosquitoes; something much needed at this time of year.