No Excuses For Benefit Fraud
A Briton who lived in Mazarrón and claimed that being penniless and homeless had left him no choice but to make a fraudulent claim for benefit has been handed two suspended prison sentences and ordered to repay in full the wrongfully claimed cash.
To start off this month's article here is the translation into English of last month's little bit of Spanish.
Hoy ha sido un día normal de trabajo para mí, con mis clases en Torrevieja. Tengo muchos alumnos ya, sobre todo en el segundo grupo del día.
Carnival time in Spain is historically known as Shrovetide (pre-Lent) and occurs for a week during February or March depending on when Easter falls in the Catholic calendar.
If you have a look around Calasparra's Archaeological Museum, you will quickly appreciate that this part of Murcia, admittedly like so many others, has a very long and interesting history.
As we step boldly into February will we be leaving footprints in snow, slush or sand? Whichever it is – there is a marked beauty to Northwest Murcia and you need to discover and enjoy all on offer. Explore with a sense of adventure, grab hold of the fun, and make some memories.
I first saw her on a balmy autumn night in early October. We had walked down to the water's edge at about 10pm and suddenly there she was in front of me in the sea.
Keeping in mind the pearls of wisdom we learnt in the last article (pause while you scrabble about for last month's magazine) we will now complete our look at 'open' and 'closed' questions.