by Dick Handscombe
Before long gardens will start to look their best with sheets of vivid colour and welcome perfumed sun and shade.
Five Wet Weather Tips
Weather conditions pose the biggest risk to road users, partly due to the inexperience and lack of preparedness by drivers and partly due to the changing dynamics of the road and driving environment.
'Botched' Cádiz Castle Restoration Goes Global
The 9th-century Matrera fortress in Villamartín, Cadiz, built by the Medieval Arabs and now in private hands, was declared a ruin three years ago after torrential rain gradually eroded its foundations, but its recent and necessary restoration has horrified townspeople, been ridiculed on national TV and even reached the British national press.
First of all we will go through your homework, which I trust you have all worked hard on. It was to create the Past Participles of a list of verbs. The verbs were all regular, which means that all that was required was to change the "– ar" ending to "-ado" and the "-er" and "-ir" endings to "-ido". Here are the verbs with the answers:
Quentin Cope was born in the UK and spent his youth surrounded by the pleasant countryside of Middle England in Oxfordshire. After serving time in the Air Force, he took on several jobs as a contract engineer that allowed him to travel extensively across Eastern and Western Europe and then into Africa.
This month a plant to consider is the Dipladenia which is good both in the spring and summer which as you know here in Spain can last until almost December. It is possible to secure your Dipladenia bloom from June to December. Keep in mind that if it likes the position in the garden, patio or terrace, it could have flowers all year!!
A fourth case of the tropical Zika virus has been detected in Spain, this time in the Murcia Region in a man who recently travelled to an affected country.