The Junta’s Presidency department has finally twigged on that these Franco style border checks at Gib frontier are causing greater harm to the Spanish economy than to Gib’s. Susana Diaz’s spokeperson admits that the livelihood of some 7000 local in La Linea is being affected by the border control, and the proposal to erect a second barrier will make the situation even worse.
Vera has completed its deal to sell annually 250,000 cubic metres of recycled water from its sewage plant to the Valle del Este golf course. This means the golf course will now use only recycled water, which otherwise would have been dumped in the local riverbed or sea. It’s the only golf course in this area to use this system, adds Valle del Este with pride.