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NEW HOMES INCREASINGLY DESERTED AND ABANDONED

Kevin Reardon / 2014-08-31 11:24:43

As thousands of abandoned homes lie empty and deserted across the Vega Baja region thieves are stripping them bare, returning to the sites time and time again, taking everything of value they can poss...

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WEEKLY DIGEST - 1 SEPTEMBER 2014

Staff Reporter / 2014-08-31 22:02:38

WEEKLY DIGEST - 1 SEPTEMBER 2014

LAND AHOY The Cartagena based yacht 'Carmen' skippered by Joseph Coello claimed victory on handicap  in the 50th edition of the Cruise from Torrevieja to Cabo Roig in which twenty boats took par...

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CAMPOAMOR TENNIS - END OF SEASON TOURNAMENT

Contributor / 2014-08-31 14:13:20

Campoamor tennis runs all year, with 3 social doubles sessions an adult group coaching session, holiday junior sessions and individual coaching on a weekly basis

To mark the end of a busy summer of tennis at the Campoamor golf club, an American tournament was held, incorporating many of the summer tennis visitors. After 3 hours of competitive and social tenni...

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MAN KILLS WIFE BEFORE SLITTING OWN THROAT

Kevin Reardon / 2014-08-31 14:07:07

One of the bodies being removed

 A 90 year old man fatally stabbed his 86 year old wife on Monday in El Campello before committing suicide by slitting his own throat with the same kitchen knife that he had used to kill his wife...

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I’M FREE!

Contributor / 2014-08-31 14:02:46

Members of the theatre group

Campoverde Theatre Group are now into the final stages of rehearsals for their next production I’m Free their musical adaptation of that long running comedy classic, Are You Being Served. Come ...

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CUTTING OF LA MATA GRAPE CROP

Kevin Reardon / 2014-08-31 14:00:12

The visit to La Mata park

Last Wednesday morning, the mayor of Torrevieja, Eduardo Dolon, accompanied by the Valencian Minister of the Environment, Salome Pradas, the mayor of Guardamar, Carmen Verdú, Curator of the Nat...

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FLAMINGO NUMBERS INCREASE IN LA MATA

Kevin Reardon / 2014-08-31 13:58:33

One of the four species of Avocet feeding in the lagoon of La Mata

The natural Wildlife Park of the Lagunas de La Mata-Torrevieja has so far welcomed over 1,000 flamingos this year breaking its own record for the nesting birds. The figure was confirmed by the Depart...

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NEW GUIDE TO SPAIN IN ENGLISH

Kevin Reardon / 2014-08-31 13:54:12

Packed with a multitude of subjects

A new guide with legal information about holidaying, residing and working in Spain has now been published by the Diputacion Alicante. Packed with a multitude of subjects, a lot of which is especially...

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AVERAGE ALICANTE PENSION IS 759 EUROS

Kevin Reardon / 2014-08-31 13:52:09

The number of pensions that are currently being claimed in Valencia stands at 939,613

 If you have ever wondered about pensions in Spain, and how they compare to those that many of us are in receipt of from the UK, Ireland and elsewhere, then this article may answer some of your q...

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CARRASCO MISSED PENALTY PROVES COSTLY

Steve Hibberd / 2014-08-31 13:47:50

Torry showing off their new strip

CD UTIEL - 0    CD TORREVIEJA - 0 Following on from their superb opening day div 3 win over Saguntino, Torry head coach Galiana took all his 23 man squad up to the picturesque setting of Ut...

Features » Entertainment

PARTYING FOR PETS IN SPAIN

Press Release / 2014-08-31 11:58:30

Soul Power Sept outlets

Tickets have been selling fast for the upcoming Soul Power Show at El Castillo Restaurant in La Marina. Supporters of the animal charity have been snapping up tickets for the long awaited show which f...

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PHOTOGRAPHIC COMPETITION FOR TORREVIEJA PENSIONERS

Kevin Reardon / 2014-08-31 11:55:46

The subject of the photograph should be appropriate to the Third Age.

Torrevieja Councillor for the Third Age, Inmaculada Montesinos said that entry is now open for the 2nd Photographic Competition which is open to individuals aged 65 years or older who are and register...

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NEW GENERATION FOR HORADADA

Kevin Reardon / 2014-08-31 11:53:52

On his election Lancharro said that

Local Campaigners ‘New Generations’ selected their new Executive Committee last week appointing Rufino Lancharro as president. Based in Pilar de la Horadada, the group attempts to find so...

Features » Health and Beauty

ARE YOUR CHILD’S EYES PREPARED TO GO BACK TO SCHOOL?

Press Release / 2014-08-31 11:51:59

Popular ranges include Disney, Hello Kitty, Gruffalo, Star Wars™, Simpsons and LEGO and Specsavers have their own kids and teen ranges.

During the first 12 years of our lives, as much as 80% of learning is accomplished through our vision. Yet, one out of every four children has an undetected vision problem that may inhibit their progr...

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BENIDORM CONTINUES TO DRAW BRITS

Kevin Reardon / 2014-08-31 11:47:16

Benidorm has once again come out tops as the fastest growing destination among British holidaymakers

Benidorm has once again come out tops as the fastest growing destination among British holidaymakers wanting to get away for their summer break. This is reflected in a study by the Spain Tourist Boar...

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CANTABILE’S FORAY INTO FAURÉ

Contributor / 2014-08-31 11:45:16

Rehearsals get underway for these works on Friday September 5th, 2014 at La Siesta Church,

Cantabile will be performing the female version of Gabriel Fauré’s exquisite Requiem in the Spring of 2015. Other songs will include Agnus Dei from Fauré’s Messe Basse, and...

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CAP CIUDAD DE MURCIA - FOOTBALL REVOLUTION

Contributor / 2014-08-31 11:42:09

Home games this season will be played at the Estadio Jose Barnes, which is in the centre of Murcia and games are usually played on a Sunday afternoon.

Shareholder and International Liaison Rep. for CAP Ciudad de Murcia, Tony Higgins, explains about the football revolution that is happening in the city of Murcia. Ciudad de Murcia aren’t an old...

Features » Health and Beauty

EIFFEL TOWER HOSTS GLOBAL FASHION PHENOMENON

Press Release / 2014-08-31 11:29:48

Jessica Minh Anh in Serkan Cura - Gardens by the Bay's Skyway Singapore

Jessica Minh Anh to transform the symbol of the fashion capital into a catwalk Global fashion sensation Jessica Minh Anh is set to amaze the world yet again with the first ever fashion phenomenon ato...

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AECC CLOSE CHILDRENS CANCER CENTRE

Mark Nolan / 2014-08-31 11:15:06

AECC CLOSE CHILDRENS CANCER CENTRE

A cancer care centre, specifically designed to treat children in the Valencia region, has closed down, with the closest centre now, the only one remaining, being in Madrid. Since opening in the year ...

Features » Finance and Money

PROPERTY MORTGAGES INCREASE BY 19% IN JUNE

Kevin Reardon / 2014-08-31 14:19:09

According to data released last week by the National Statistics Institute ...

Sport » Golf

SAN JAVIER GOLF SOCIETY

Contributor / 2014-08-31 14:15:38

 Our last society game was at La Serena and the course was in great o...

Features » Churches and Religion

ANGLICAN CHAPLAINCY ST PETER & ST PAUL (TORREVIEJA)

Contributor / 2014-08-31 14:08:52

The Anglican Chaplaincy of St Peter and St Paul (Torrevieja) extends a war...

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"ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE"

Contributor / 2014-08-31 14:05:04

On Wednesday the 3rd of September, Councillor Jeff Wiszniewski and Samanth...

Features » Charities

ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE FOR MABS

Contributor / 2014-08-31 13:56:42

The recent Ice Bucket Challenge which has been sweeping the internet and i...

Features » Animals and Pets

PETS LOOKING FOR NEW HOMES IN SPAIN

Kevin Reardon / 2014-08-31 12:00:50

PETS IN SPAIN Snoopy is a wonderful, 7 month old Shi Tzu x Spanish Water ...

Features » Finance and Money

TAX CHANGES FOR EXPATS

Press Release / 2014-08-31 11:48:54

Recent reports suggest that the UK government may withdraw the tax-free pe...

Sport » Golf

FORUM GOLF SOCIETY - EASY GOING FOR FORUM´S LADIES

Contributor / 2014-08-31 11:36:37

When Forum Golf Society played a Double Par Medal at Marina on August 29th...

Sport » Bowls

GREENLANDS BOWLS CLUB NEWS by Brian Hewett

Contributor / 2014-08-31 11:18:12

Club Competitions. On Sunday 24th August in front of a sizable crowd of k...

Features » Charities

LIONS CLUB ORGANIZING A GALA LUNCH IN AID OF CUDECA HOSPICE

Contributor / 2014-08-31 11:15:10

ENTERTAINMENT BY NEW ORLEANS JAZZ BAND On Sunday 14th September, La Cala ...

Sport » Bowls

LA SIESTA BOWLS REPORT ANNUAL SUMMER CHAMPIONSHIPS 25TH AUGUST

Contributor / 2014-08-31 11:11:00

On a very hot and humid morning, we held our Annual Summer Championships. ...

Sport » Golf

PEGO GOLF SOCIETY “PAIRS” COMPETITION OLIVA NOVA GOLF COURSE

Contributor / 2014-08-31 11:05:28

Tuesday 26TH of August 2014 On an extremely hot and humid morning, 39 gol...

Sport » Golf

TMGS MATCH REPORT 27TH AUGUST 2014.

Contributor / 2014-08-31 11:03:31

On this day in history, John Glenn orbited the earth and the handicap secr...

Sport » Golf

COSTA BLANCA NORTH ORBA WARBLERS

Contributor / 2014-08-31 11:01:24

Another very hot day for the Warblers at Alenda for a stableford competiti...

Sport » Golf

LA ZENIA GOLF SOCIETY

Contributor / 2014-08-31 09:29:11

A very good turn out on Thursday our 4th Presidents Trophy game of the sea...

Sport » Soccer » UD Horadada

HORADADA REDS AGM

Contributor / 2014-08-31 09:26:41

We will be holding the AGM  on  Thursday 4th September 2014 at R...

Sport » Golf

CLARKES BAR GOLF SOCIETY

Contributor / 2014-08-31 09:21:22

This week we ventured once again to the seve designed course at Alicante f...

Sport » Fishing

CARP-R-US-NEWS

Contributor / 2014-08-31 09:20:38

This weeks competition on August 28th was the final of the knock out compe...

Sport » Golf

LO MARABU GOLF SOCIETY

Mike Probert / 2014-08-31 09:16:53

In association with Costa Blanca Green Fee Services - at Villamartin 28th ...

Sport » Soccer » CD Montesinos

CD MONTESINOS LOOK FORWARD TO NEW SEASON

Andrew Atkinson / 2014-08-31 09:13:26

CD Montesinos FC Brazilian star striker Vazquinho has been likened to Barc...

Sport » Golf

BULL FLANAGAN GOLF SOCIETY AUGUST MATCH REPORT

Contributor / 2014-08-31 09:08:19

For their August meeting 32 members of the Bull Flanagan Golf Society head...

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PHOTOGRAPHY WALKS AT LAKE PEDRERA

Contributor / 2014-08-31 09:06:44

El Toro Carvery, near Torremendo, is the base for a new project by retired...

Sport » Golf

LAS RAMBLAS GOLF SOCIETY - REPORT FOR W/E 29 AUG 14

Contributor / 2014-08-31 09:05:36

We started the week with a best 2 of 4 with all scores counting on the par...

Sport » Bowls

QUESADA BOWLS CLUB Sponsored by Spanish Life Properties S.L.

Contributor / 2014-08-31 09:03:53

First of all, Quesada send our condolences to Glenys and family on the sad...

Sport » Bowls

SAN MIGUEL BOWLS CLUB by Paul Thomas

Contributor / 2014-08-31 09:02:07

The finals of the popular 2wood trips competition were played on Wednesday...

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