The beginning of November in Santa Pola (Alicante) saw the Campeonato de España de pesca Mar-Costa (Fishing Championship of Spain, Mar-Costa) for U-16 y U-21 categories which was attended by two athletes from del Club de Pesca Puerto de Mazarrón (Puerto de Mazarrón Fishing Club), one in each category, and achieving outstanding performances, resulting in two medals.
On Saturday 24 November was the traditional Concert of Santa Cecilia by the Band "Maestro Eugenio Calderon." About two hundred people attended the new Casa de la Cultura in Mazarrón to enjoy the concert and to welcome new musicians to the band. The concert began with the pasodoble "L'entra de la Murta", a fantastic composition by the great Valencian Master, Salvador Giner, followed by "Where the Black Hawk Soars" by Robert W. Smith, a work that begins with a majestic fanfare giving way to a rising melody that recalls the flight of the hawk.
At the beginning of December a presentation was made at the Plenary Hall of the Town Hall's of a book by Dr José Albaladejo Mendez titled "Cuaderno de Emociones". The book launch was chaired by the Mayor of Mazarrón, Ginés Campillo, who was accompanied by the author, as well as the editor of the publication, Eva Marquez, the researcher in Ethnology and Traditions, Jose Sanchez, and librarian, Ramona Sanchez.
Mazarrón celebrated the "Dia del Milagro" in the middle of last month to traditionally commemorate the intercession of the Purísima Concepción on November 17, 1585 when, as reflected in various reports and records of eyewitnesses, the Virgin saved the people from intended looting from a group of pirates. The main event of this day was celebrated by Mass at the Shrine of the patron attended by the Mayor, Gines Campillo.
On Sunday 25 November, the Department of Equality of Mazarrón Town Hall closed the commemoration of the "International Day Against Gender Violence" with a walking route in which fifty people participated, touring the area on foot in Bolnuevo. The march was attended by the Councillor for Equality, Maria Martinez, and all members of the Speciality Care Centre for Women Victims of Domestic Violence (CAVI).
The Youth Council of the City of Mazarrón has designed a leisure activity programme for the first time for young people in the municipality of Mazarrón, ie for those between the ages of 14 and 35. This was released by Youth Councillor, Andres Valera, who explained all about the workshops and activities, of which the vast majority are free.
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.
The Department of Culture of the City of Mazarrón has convened the First Christmas Short Story Contest "to encourage creative writing among young people, also projecting another activity within the Christmas programming which is usually held in local libraries and Mazarrón schools ",
Eric Patrick Clapton CBE, was born on the 30 March 1945 in Ripley, Surrey. Clapton is the only three-time inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: once as a solo artist, and separately as a member of The Yardbirds and 60's supergroup Cream. Clapton has been referred to as one of the most important and influential guitarists of all time, and is also known as the "Guitarists Guitarist." Clapton ranked second in Rolling Stone magazine's list of the "100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time" and fourth in Gibson's Top 50 Guitarists of All Time.
Mazarrón is a town with many people having photography as a hobby, but until now there was no group to unite those interested in this topic. A group moved by this passion, have formed "Photographic F20-Association of Mazarrón ". This association was founded in order to promote, encourage and make both cultural and recreational activities relating to photography and all its variants.