Bitter blow for Aguadulce

Bitter blow for Aguadulce
AGUADULCE: Local party fuming at loss of road sign Photo credit: Kallerna

THE Aguadulce en Marcha political party protested about the substitution of an Aguadulce road sign.

The sign on the main road telling drivers they were leaving the Aguadulce boundary in El Cañarete has been replaced another indicating that they are leaving Roquetas de Mar.

Aguadulce might be part of Roquetas but it is also a town in its own right and was treated as such when the road was part of the central government’s network, Aguadulce en Marcha argued on its social media pages.


Now that the road has reverted to Roquetas, its name has disappeared in El Cañarete. “Roquetas’ mentality is obvious.  It does not respect us as one of the municipality’s towns,” the party complained.  “It has been trying to erase the name of Aguadulce for 30 years.”

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Linda Hall
Linda came to Spain to live when she was 24, just over 52 years ago, and her husband is Spanish. She began writing for English-language local newspapers in the mid-1970s and hasn’t stopped since! She leads a Spanish life, which she believes is vital when conveying the news to English-speaking residents, and along the way she produced two editions of Expand Your Spanish, helping English-speakers to enlarge their knowledge of the language. She was excited to be in at the birth of the Euro Weekly News in 1999 and is still passionately writing for the paper 22 years later.


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