The Weekend – 27 February 2016

Welcome to another weekend here on the costa blanca. Or, actually, wherever you are, welcome to the weekend, but I happen to be on the costa blanca. The bad news is that it´s going to get a little chilly this weekend. Not snowboots and wooly hat chilly, but according to forecasters, from Friday there is […]

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Tripping in America – Part 1 – Getting Here

There is a very interesting reason why this trip to America was planned for this year, a reason which will become apparent in the fullness of time, and a reason why I decided to call this trip a once-in-a-lifetime-never-to-be-repeated trip to America.    Having travelled a lot through Europe as a child, and even as […]

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Chatting to Martina Scheurer – 29 May 2014

This week, talking to Martina #Scheurer from Orihuela Town #Hall, the Councillor for the Orihuela Costa and International Residents spoke about the European election results, the monthly Orihuela plenary meeting, bar noise, abandoned cars, an update on the beaches and beach bars, plus a little about the events over the next few days. Anyway, here […]

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Chatting to Pedro Mancebo – 26 May 2014

On Monday of this week I was joined by local politician Pedro Mancebo, talking about the European Elections, the beaches, bars and life guards on the Orihuela Costa, his recent court cases and what the future might hold. Here are the 4 parts, broken up into subjects, so you can pick and choose what to […]

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Chatting to Martina Scheurer – 22 May 2014

On Thursday of this week I had my usual radio chat with the Orihuela councillor for International Residents and Beaches, Martina Scheurer. What I decided to do this week was a little experiment for you, in case you missed it or wanted to listen again. Rather than uploading the whole 43 minute interview, what I […]

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The Update Named EUROPE

Lots and lots to tell you about this week, so I´ll cut straight to the chase and waffle later… It is still an interesting time for Orihuela politics, on Monday I will be joined in the studio by Bob Houliston, telling his side of the story, then on Wednesday it will be Pedro Mancebo joining […]

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The Update Named MUSICALS

Evenink all, how you doing? Just though I´d pop along and wish you all the very best for another new week. It´s almost February, can you believe that??? Things have settled down a bit on the La Zenia roundabout situation, but don´t be lulled into a false sense of security, it´s not over yet! The […]

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More political chats from this week

As the volatile situation continues in Orihuela, following the blocking of a censure motion that could have seen the government of Orihuela replaced and bring the Partido Popular back to power, this week I continued my chats with three of the key people in this battle of wills to do the best for the people […]

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The week in politics

As the political situation in Orihuela remains volatile, following the blocking of a censure motion that could have seen the government of Orihuela replaced and bring the Partido Popular back to power, I caught up with three of the key people in this battle of wills to do the best for the people of the […]

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