Orihuela’s new mayor Emilio Bascuñana visited Playa Flamenca Town Hall last Friday to hear about some of the main issues affecting the Orihuela Costa, as well as dropping in on new coastal councillor, Sofia Alvarez, Bascuñana is doing a whirlwind tour of all of the municipalities offices and met with Orihuela Costa department chiefs as well as the local police.

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Bascuñana said he planned to make regular visits to Playa Flamenca, and stressed how important it was for the beaches to be cleaned and looked after because of the area’s reliance on tourism. Sofia Alvarez had a day earlier picked up five “Q” certificates from the Spanish Institute for Quality Tourism (ICTE) for Punta Prima, Cala Estaca, Cala Capitan, La Glea in Campoamor and Mil Palmeras.