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Local news from around the area for Monday evening

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Four people, three men of 20, 33 and 45 years old along with a 40-year-old woman, have been injured on Monday in a traffic accident in which three cars and a van have been involved in Cox (Alicante), according to information from the Centre for Information and Emergency Coordination (CICU).

Work on new bike lanes in Almoradí began on Monday. It is an initiative that will unite pedestrians and bicycle users in the urban area with the districts of El Raiguero and Lomas de la Juliana, passing through the ‘Las Maromas’ Industrial Park, the town of Algorfa and the Tennis Club, and connecting with the ground zero of the river, part of the itinerary of the new Water Route also promoted by the Almoradí City Council.

The PP of the Province of Alicante has asked the regional government to delay the curfew until 10:30 pm to prevent citizens from having to leave the nightlife and hospitality venues earlier and so that the closure of 10 pm be more realistic. “This proposal would allow consumption in bars and restaurants until the last minute and then be able to leave with peace of mind, especially if you live in a nearby municipality”; they point out.

The president of the Alicante Provincial Council, Carlos Mazón, announced this morning the ‘Aid Plan for the tourism sector of the Costa Blanca’, an investment program that starts with 10 million euros and which becomes the largest contribution of the history of the Costa Blanca Board of Trustees to entities, associations, and municipalities of the province.

Petrer Local Police warn of an outbreak of robberies on public roads using the false hug method. In recent days, two robberies have been reported but, apparently by different people. The modus operandi consists of approaching older men with some excuse and seeking physical contact, reaching out to caress them, flattering them, to steal watches, jewellery and chains.

There´s a prewarning that many shops and businesses will be closed on Saturday to celebrate Labour Day, although many of them will open on Sunday instead, a day when mother´s day is celebrated in Spain.

The Real Club Náutico Torrevieja has obtained two silvers and a bronze medal in the international rowing open of Catalonia, which this weekend reached its fifteenth edition.

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The municipality of Torrevieja continues to be a benchmark in hosting sporting events, not only at the autonomous level but also at the national level. This time the Municipal Swimming Pool located in the Palacio de los Deportes de Torrevieja will host the IX International and VIII Spanish Spring Youth Championship, Junior and Absolute Rescue and Lifeguard. The competition will take place on May 8 and 9.

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