Thyme is a popular herb that can be found in hot, sunny locations as well as in cold climates and grows as a perennial, meaning that it grow throughout the year and will reappear every year. It can be propagated by seed, cuttings and even by dividing the root sections. It is a very resilient plant and is often found in the wild from mountain sides to sea level. The strong aroma can be smelled for miles on a remote Greek mountain.
The Youth Council of the City of Mazarrón is achieving great success with their planned activities. Success has occurred both in the activities listed in the annual programme designed for the first time, as in those performed sporadically. Within the latter, it should be noted that more than 100 children participated on Wednesday, May 1 in "Lan Party" that was led by the game console "Xbox 360" and held in the sports hall "La Acena" .
13 high school students from "Albert College" of the Dutch town of Wassenaar visited Mazarrón as part of an exchange programme that takes place in the Secondary School "Felipe II" in Mazarrón. Young people visited the Town Hall on 23 April, where they were greeted by the Councillor for Education, Maria Celeste Soria. After watching a video about the restoration of the historic building, the Mayor presented them with a gift bag and information about the town.
During the 8, 9 and May 10 in the waters of Portugal saw the XXI Fishing World Championship Clubs League Category in which the Club Nautico Santa Lucia of Cartagena participated. One member of this team was a partner of the Club de Pesca de Puerto de Mazarrón José Carlos Saugar, who along with his colleagues Jesus Vidal, David Torres, Miguel A. Robles, Adrian Ledó, David Alcantara and Jose C. Saugar got the title of world champions
Also, the Club de Pesca de Puerto de Mazarrón scored another major success when in April the Mazarronera, Tomasa Patricia Costa, got the gold medal, when participating in the Championship of Spanish Womens Fishing, held from 19 to 21 April in the waters of the Principality of Asturias, specifically in the beach of "Los Quebrantos". The Department of Sports City of Mazarrón congratulates the Club and its athletes for these new greatest hits in Fisheries.
The waters of the Bay of Mazarrón recently hosted Third Race "Mazarrón Bahia" where 27 sailing vessels of great length competed, although more than a dozen teams who had confirmed their attendance were unable to participate.Even so, "the competition was a success and has become an important date in the world of sailing.
Councillor for Agriculture and Rural Development, Fisheries and Livestock, Magdalena Mendez, participated recently in a conference held at the Ministry of Agriculture and Water of the Autonomous Community of the Region of Murcia (CARM) on "Re-use of water and sludge from sewage treatment plants. " After the conference, the Mayor announced that "we will proceed to the use of sludge from the scrubbers in agriculture in the municipality, instead of sending them to a composting plant as has been done so far."
The Department of Services and Logistics of Mazarrón Town Council is undertaking various improvement works in the popular district of Salitre. One of the main actions that is being undertaken is the rehabilitation and beautification of the side wall located in that neighbourhood "that presented a danger to the neighbours, it was very run down and even some parts had been shedding in recent years by the carelessness and negligence of the former municipal corporation, "said the Councillor in charge of the area, Juan Miguel Muñoz.
On Saturday April 13 in the Bay of Mazarrón was the Final of the Regional Championship Sea-Coast Fisheries in categories U16, U21 and Ladies. The Fishing Club Puerto de Mazarrón had interests in two of the categories, the U16 and Ladies, which reaped great results.
The greatest achievements by the young athletes were from Miguel Reche and Elisa Zabala, who were crowned Regional Champion of U16 and Ladies categories respectively.
The Department of Tourism of the City of Mazarrón has undertaken a major campaign to promote tourism travelling aboard the aircraft carrier "Easy Jet". The campaign has been presented by the Mayor of Mazarrón, Ginés Campillo, the Councillor for Tourism, Maria Celeste Soria, and Account Manager of "Easy Jet", Germán Marín, who travelled expressly to Mazarrón for the presentation and meeting with various township entrepreneurs who are also interested in this type of promotion.
Mazarrón Athletics Club has again stood out in a regional sporting event to get 12 medals in different sports and sport-related categories. The success took place in May in the town of Alhama de Murcia where they celebrated the end of the Regional Championship in Athletics Outdoor childrens and cadet categories. The metals were achieved for 5 athletes of the club, of which four participated in cadet category and one in childrens category.
The Department of Education of the City of Mazarrón will collaborate with the "Misioneras de la Caridad de la Madre Teresa de Calcuta", thanks to a proposal from the company "Viajes Mazamar" .
The Mayor of Mazarrón, Ginés Campillo, and the Councillor for Education, Maria Celeste Soria, have given to the travel agency "miscellaneous school supplies consisting of pencils, pens, notebooks, colours and sharpeners, amongst others, so they can be used for children in need, "stated Soria.
The representative of "Viajes Mazamar", Virginia Aragon, thanked the hall for "their gesture of solidarity. A gesture that also included Farmacia de Saura and Caritas in the Parish of San Jose, who donated medicines and clothes respectively. "