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THE FLOWER CROSS OF X└BIA HERALD THE RENEWAL OF SPRING

javeamigos.com | JAVEA NEWS - FLOWER CROSSES

Across the historic centre and the port, several flower crosses are being placed as part of the celebrations of Jes˙s Nazareno, beautiful creations which have often taken months to design and plan which bring a splash of colour in the narrow streets of the town as spring heralds the arrival of the warmer weather. And this evening, there will be an opportunity to visit many of them in the traditional musical procession with La Tuna de XÓbia.

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javeamigos.com | JAVEA NEWS Ě WATER CONSORTIUM MARINA ALTA 30 Apr 2016

WATER CONSORTIUM OF THE MARINA ALTA MOVES ITS HEADQUARTERS TO X└BIA
The board of the Consortium for water supply and sanitation in municipalities in the Marina Alta has authorised the transfer of its headquarters to XÓbia. From now on, the agency of the Diputaciˇn de Alicante will meet at the town's much-heralded desalination plant, decentralising the provincial administration to allow it to bring its policies closer to the region. And one of the first jobs to be carried out from the new HQ will be assessing and reacting to the ongoing drought situation being experienced by the region.
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javeamigos.com | JAVEA NEWS Ě CNJ OPEN DAY
29 Apr 2016

CLUB N┴UTICO DE J┴VEA OPENS ITS DOORS TO THE PUBLIC
This Sunday the Club Nßutico de Jßvea (CNJ) will be opening its doors to the public as part of a campaign organised by the Sailing Federation of Valencia in collaboration with the CNJ. The objective of the open day is to introduce the public to the type of activities available at the club such as sailing, windsurfing, kayaking, paddle-surfing and diving.

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javeamigos.com | JAVEA NEWS - CONFISCATED BOAT 28 Apr 2016

LOCAL POLICE RESUMES SEA SURVEILLANCE WITH CONFISCATED BOAT
The local police force in XÓbia will be resuming sea surveillance this week after receiving a new motor boat provided on a provisional basis by the courts in DÚnia. The 6m vessel was siezed from criminals involved in a money laundering operation.

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javeamigos.com | JAVEA NEWS - RECYCLING ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT
 28 Apr 2016

X└BIA EMBRACES CAMPAIGN TO ENCOURAGE RECYCLING OF ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT
XÓbia is well-renowned for its successful recycling campaign and this week the Ayuntamiento has joined with the Ministry of Agriculture, Environment, Climate Change and Rural Development to kick off a campaign of public awareness of the importance of recycling of electrical and electronic equipment.

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javeamigos.com | JAVEA NEWS - PUBLIC WORKS
 27 Apr 2016

WORKS TO REPAIR BIKE LANE AND INSTALL SAFETY RAILING ALONG RIVER SECTIONS
Two works contracts have been awarded by the Ayuntamiento de XÓbia to repair a bike lane and install security railings along the river whilst the Department of Works has confirmed that the proposed surface improvement project around the indoor market will be postponed until after the summer.

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javeamigos.com | JAVEA NEWS - SPRING FESTIVAL 26 Apr 2016

HISTORIC CENTRE OFFERS SPRING FESTIVAL THIS WEEKEND
XÓbia Hist˛rica, the business association of the historic centre of XÓbia, has planned to wave farewell to the month of April with a special Spring Festival in the heart of the town. Businesses throughout the village have prepared a day of activities for this Saturday 30th April through which it will be presenting its products combined with entertainment in the streets.
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javeamigos.com | JAVEA NEWS - MILAGROS LAMBERT
 25 Apr 2016

MILAGROS LAMBERT AWARDED "FAVOURITE DAUGHTER OF X└BIA"
The Ayuntamiento de XÓbia hosted a special ceremony last Saturday to award the honour of 'Favourite Daughter of XÓbia' to local artist and publisher Milagros Lambert Kostrinski. The emotional ceremony in the council chambers was attended by many family and friends before enjoying traditional dancing in the sunshine outside the town hall building.

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javeamigos.com | JAVEA NEWS - LA VUELTA 2016 22 Apr 2016

LA VUELTA 2016 Ě AYUNTAMIENTO ADVISES ON POSSIBLE EFFECTS
After confirmation last February that the Stage 19 of La Vuelta de Espa˝a will start in XÓbia on Friday 9th September, the Ayuntamiento de XÓbia has been meeting with residents and business associations to discuss how the event will affect them. More than 1,500 riders and technical support staff along with more than 100 accredited journalists will be descending on the town for the individual time trial stage which will cover a 39 kilometre route from the port area of XÓbia to Calp.
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javeamigos.com | JAVEA NEWS Ě GUIDED WALKS 21 Apr 2016

X└BIA DEBUTS NEW GUIDED TOURIST ROUTE WITH TRADITIONAL DANCING
A new guided tourist route has been debuted this week, joining a season of fantastic tours throughout the next few months which will be available in several languages. The new tour is entitled 'La Villa Nocturna - Vicencias del Siglo XIX' which offers a guided route around the historic centre of XÓbia after dark and is complemented by traditional Valencian dancing and sound effects.
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javeamigos.com | JAVEA NEWS Ě XIRIMITABS 21 Apr 2016

XIRIMITAB'S CONCERT TO REMEMBER EXPULSION OF MORISCOS
Musicians from 'La Colla de Xirimiters i Tabaleters de XÓbia' have revealed details of the end of course concert, a performance that will be dedicated to one of the most powerful historical events in the Marina Alta: the expulsion of the Moriscos in 1609. The group has decided to use their recital to pay tribute to "those forgotten Valencians, expelled from their lands, massacred and then put aside in the time". Moriscos were the descendants of former Muslims who converted to Christianity after Ferdinand and Isabella - los Reys Catˇlicos - outlawed the practice of Islam in the early 16th century.
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javeamigos.com | JAVEA NEWS Ě MILAGROS LAMBERT 20 Apr 2016

MILAGROS LAMBERT TO BE NAMED "FAVOURITE DAUGHTER" OF X└BIA
Artist Milagros Lambert Kostrinksi is to be handed the keys to the city after the Ayuntamiento de XÓbia voted unanimously to appoint her as a 'Hija Predilecta' - 'favourite daughter' - in an extraordinary plenary session. The appointment will be made official at a special ceremony at the town hall this Saturday 23rd April at 12 noon, an event that the public are invited to attend. Milagros Lambert becomes the second person to be honoured in such a way after tennis player David Ferrer.
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javeamigos.com | JAVEA NEWS Ě PRO-BULL PROTEST
19 Apr 2016

PRO-BULLY RALLY TO EXPRESS DISCONTENT AGAINST PROHIBITION
Pro-bull campaigners will be staging a demonstration in XÓbia on Sunday 1st May to show their discontent at the decision of the Ayuntamiento to prohibit the staging of the controversial 'toro embolado' and 'toro encajonado' in the municipality. Organised by the 'Asociaciˇn Cultural Taurina XÓbia (ACT)', the protest is already gaining support from other such associations across the region, some of which have also seen similar prohibitions imposed, in what it being seen as a struggle to maintain as valued traditions protected by the Spanish Constituciˇn.
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javeamigos.com | JAVEA NEWS Ě NEW AUDITORIUM
18 Apr 2016

NEW AUDITORIUM PROPOSAL TAKES  A NEW STEP TOWARDS REALITY
A new auditorium for XÓbia has taken another step towards reality with the announcement that the tender period for bidding for the drafting of the basic design and execution of the new building is soon to open. And council officials hope that construction next to the Conservatorio de M˙sica could begin in early 2017.

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javeamigos.com | JAVEA NEWS - SPRING CLEAN 15 Apr 2016

X└BIA EXPERIENCES A TOUCH OF SPRING CLEANING
XÓbia is experiencing a bit of a spring clean as improvement works are being carried out across the municipality, offering the best image of the town as the busy summer season approaches. Long-awaited repairs will be carried out around the indoor market in the historic centre over the next couple of months whilst pavements are already being repaired in the Arenal. The under-used Avenida Augusta is benefiting from some redevelopment, thanks to a grant from the provincial government, whilst the sports facilities at Les Mesquides and GraŘll have both seen a new lick of paint. Finally, social work brigades have carrying out clearing work as part of an ongoing fire prevention campaign.
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javeamigos.com | JAVEA NEWS - XABIA FOLK 2016 15 Apr 2016

X└BIA FOLK 2016: NEW LOOK FOR ANNUAL FESTIVAL
The 2016 edition of popular annual folk music festival X└BIA FOLK has a new look with a number of innovative changes to offer some exciting traditional music from across Europe. The festival, which is free, will be taking place over the weekend of 6th-8th May and will be hosted in the Riurau d'Arnauda in the Parque Monta˝er above the Plaza de la Constituciˇn.

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javeamigos.com | JAVEA NEWS - UNEMPLOYMENT MARCH 14 Apr 2016

BIG DROP IN UNEMPLOYMENT IN X└BIA IN MARCH
Unemployment in XÓbia dropped in March 2016 with 1,727 people registered as out of work, down 164 on February 2016, the biggest drop on record. The municipality had an unemployment rate of 10.17% last month, well below the average for the region. The large decrease was thanks to more opportunities available in the Services sector - bars, restaurants, hotels, retail etc. - as bars, restaurants and hotels benefited from the good Easter weather. The sector still represents just over 70% of the total unemployment in XÓbia.
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javeamigos.com | JAVEA NEWS - ARS NOVA CHORAL FESTIVAL 14 Apr 2016

ARS NOVA CHORAL FESTIVAL TAKES PLACE THIS SATURDAY
The choral group Ars Nova will be hosting its choral festival this Saturday evening, a special performance in which it will share the stage with choirs from the towns of Godella and Sax. The free concert is taking place this Saturday 16th April at 8.00pm inside the old Convento de Agustinas.

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javeamigos.com | JAVEA NEWS - FIESTA PROGRAMME: JESUS NAZARENO 13 Apr 2016

FIESTA PROGRAMME: JES┌S NAZARENO 2016
The arrival of spring in XÓbia is marked as always with the first major fiestas of the year, those will honour the treasured image of Jes˙s Nazareno, some of the oldest celebrations in the town. The festivities include concerts, sports, activities for children, the delightful flower crosses and the bull-running, now without the controversial 'bou embolat' which was prohibited by the Ayuntamiento de XÓbia at the end of February.
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javeamigos.com | JAVEA NEWS Ě MONTGOROCK JUVE 12 Apr 2016

DONANT LA NOTA, IMMENSUS and THE KINGSBEE; MONTGOROCK JUVE
Three young local bands will be competing in the grand final of the MontgoRock Jove talent contest this Saturday evening, hoping to impress the judges and win a spot at next month's MontgoRock music festival in the Arenal. In a special presentation, councillor Ximo Segarra (Youth) explained that the final, which will feature Donant La Nota, Immensus and The Kingsbee, will be taking place this Saturday 16th April at 10.30pm on the Paseo Jaime I in the port.
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javeamigos.com | JAVEA NEWS Ě ABANDONED PLOTS 11 Apr 2016

POLICE TO IDENTIFY ABANDONED PLOTS TO REDUCE FIRE RISK
Since last year, new laws have been in force in XÓbia to discourage residents from abandoning the upkeep of vacant urban plots and rural land that they own in a bid to reduce the risk of fire as well as infestations of mosquitos and rodents. However not all owners have been complying and the Ayuntamiento de XÓbia has stepped up its policy in order to force the proper maintenance of these areas of land.
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