first_imgBack to overview,Home naval-today ESPS Canarias Joins EUNAVFOR MED View post tag: europe View post tag: EUNAVFOR Med View post tag: ESPS Canarias Share this article Authorities ESPS Canarias Joins EUNAVFOR MED Spanish frigate ESPS Canarias officially joined EUNAVFOR MED on October 5, 2015.The Spanish ship reached the European mission flag-ship, the Italian aircraft vessel Cavour, in the military harbor of Augusta, in Sicily, early in the morning, spending an entire briefing-day on board to complete the procedures and organizational deployment set up into the European Task Force.The Frigate Canarias (F-86) is a sixth ‘Santa María’ class frigate, carrying 202 crew persons and “Tweety”, a SH-60B Seahawk helicopter, specially equipped for intelligence patrolling and surveillance flights.Operation EUNAVFOR MED will move to its second phase today, October 7, which would allow for the boarding, search, seizure and diversion of smugglers’ vessels on the high seas under the conditions provided for by applicable international law.[mappress mapid=”17117″]Image: EEAS October 7, 2015last_img read more

first_img Ryann Redmond View Comments LaChanze Related Shows Show Closed This production ended its run on March 22, 2015 Anthony Rapp Jenn Colella Star Filescenter_img In addition to Menzel, If/Then stars Tony winner LaChanze, Anthony Rapp, James Snyder, Jerry Dixon, Jenn Colella, Jason Tam and Tamika Lawrence. The ensemble includes Joe Cassidy, Miguel Cervantes, Curtis Holbrook, Stephanie Klemons, Tyler McGee, Ryann Redmond, Joe Aaron Reid and Ann Sanders. Jason Tam If/Then Idina Menzel We haven’t seen her on Broadway since Wicked, but the wait is finally over. If/Then, starring Tony winner Idina Menzel, begins performances on March 5. Directed by Michael Greif, the new musical will open on March 30 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre. Featuring music, lyrics and book by Next to Normal team Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey, If/Then tells the story of Elizabeth (Menzel), a woman on the verge of turning 40 who returns to New York City to make a fresh start. If/Then premiered at the National Theatre in Washington, D.C. in November 2013. View All (6)last_img read more

27 Sep / 2020

One liquor shop too many

first_imgChristchurch Mail 8 Dec 2011Wayne Hawker, once described as Phillipstown’s “community rottweiler”, is sinking his teeth into his latest battle – to stop a new liquor store being built in the heart of the suburb. The 54-year-old baker has been handing out submission forms and garnering support from residents and businesses to oppose the liquor licence application for 9 Stanmore Rd, which is right across the road from a park. He was also prepared to organise a protest march on the issue in the coming weeks. “I don’t give up easily.” Mr Hawker said there were already 10 off- site liquor stores within a three kilometre radius of the site of the proposed new store. The community did not need another one.…CHRISTCHURCH COULD end up “looking like South Auckland” if the city’s liquor store trade is not brought under control, says the head of the police alcohol strategy unit. Sergeant Alistair Lawn said he had grave concerns about the number of outlets, and it was time the city council and the Government took action on the issue. But the mayor says they are powerless to stop more liquor stores from springing up read more