The Councillor of Local Police of Mazarrón, Isidro Coy, announced at the beginning of March that it has changed the uniforms of its Security in the Municipal in order to renew the image and adapt to changing times, introducing the blue as the identity of the local police in Mazarrón, as has been done in other municipalities in the region of Murcia and numerous municipalities throughout Spain.
British citizens in Spain urged to make correct use of European Health Insurance Cards (EHICs) under new campaign by UK Government and Valencia Health Authority
A campaign to explain how British citizens in Spain should use UK-issued European Health Insurance Cards (EHICs) has been launched by the UK Department of Health and the Valencia Health Authority.
16 February saw the draw for the Valentine Campaign, organized by the la Asociación de Comerciantes de Mazarrón y Comarca (ACOMA). In this draw was present the Mayor of Mazarrón, Ginés Campillo, and the President of the Association, José María Delgado. After the ceremony, ACOMA offered hot chocolate to all present.
The Department of Services and Logistics of Mazarrón Town Council proceeded to remove several trees from Francisco Caparros school that posed a risk to students and for pedestrians because they were affecting the wall of the school, which could have given at any time.
On Sunday, February 3, 15 students from the 2nd and 3rd year of "Felipe II" Secondary School in Mazarrón and in the bi-lingual programme travelled to the city of Wassenaar (Netherlands) to participate in the activities under the Exchange Programme of this year which will last until February 7.
During February the Department of Environment of the City of Mazarrón has undertaken various re-forestation with pines to Camposol urbanization in which the organization has also involved foreign residents from "Green Fingers Gardening Group" and the group "Reforestadores de Mazarrón".
Youngster Angel Perez from Mazarrón was proclaimed on Sunday February 10th "campeón de I Mensual de la Federación de Golf de la Región de Murcia (FGRM) in Benjamin which was played at the golf course of La Serena (Los Alcazares).
As is tradition on Ash Wednesday, the Church of San Jose in Puerto de Mazarrón hosted the Easter poster presentation for the coastal town this year.
The Ecumenical Church Camposol has recently donated a special chair for a child from Mazarrón suffering from a rare disease. The cost of the chair amounts to 1,925€ and has been delivered by the Reverend of that church, Conrad Krause, the Partner of his congregation, Antonio González "El Aleman", and the Councillor for Social Policy of Mazarrón Town Hall, Maria Martinez, who came to thank the Ecumenical Church donation.
Antonio González explained that "Councilwoman Maria informed us that this family needed a special chair for this child and asked us to support it. We didn´t doubt this for a moment and decided to buy it. This is a gesture of solidarity that joins with others in providing medicines, food, and other donations such as wheelchairs, walkers or special beds. It's amazing the response we all have. We must thank you for all you are doing for the town".
The Ecumenical Church is located in Sector D Camposol and on the last Saturday of the month are at Plaza de Toneleros, in the Port of Mazarrón to raise funds to further assist in the municipality.
The Mayor of Mazarrón, Ginés Campillo, said that "we should be proud to have in our town these associations and organizations that are involved in the social life of Mazarrón. Especially foreign residents that show us how important solidarity is in these difficult economic times. "