Elections 25th March!

Griñán has announced that he will hold regional election for the Junta de Andalucia on the 25th March, almost (but not quite) at the legal end of his mandate. Holding on by his fingertips until the bitter end, the PP in Andalucía currently look favourite to win, with an absolute majority of almost 45% of the vote in the last round of surveys. Will the austerity movement of the central government drive voter back into Continue reading Elections 25th March!

Turre fiesta 2012

A number of people have asked me when the 2012 Turre fiesta is. So I went and looked it up. The Saint’s day is the 4th Oct which is Thursday, so the festivities, such as they will be in this year of austerity, will run until Sunday, as both Thursday4 th  and Friday 5th are holidays in the village this year. Here’s the official 2012 list of all fiestas in all the villages of Almería Continue reading Turre fiesta 2012