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NORMA MAXINE HOOK

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NORMA MAXINE HOOK

Kevin Reardon / 27/04/2014 10:54:36

  Born and brought up in Ipswich, Norma remained close to her sister Joan all her life. Indeed the pair was together in a coffee shop in the town on that day in 1957 when a young airman from t...

Whalley Owen

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A LEGIONNAIRE HAS PASSED OVER THE GREEN

Contributor / 02/03/2014 12:05:16

It was with great sadness that the Legionnaires Bowls Group, the Royal British Legion members and family, and friends said a sad farewell to Whalley Owen at La Siesta Church on Monday 19th February. ...

A poem called ‘Lost love’ written by his wife Margot was read by Cathy Carson and the service was conducted by Pastor Keith Brown.

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DOLORES LOSES ITS “PAPA NOEL”

Contributor / 05/01/2014 09:20:02

There was no Papa Noel to hand out sweets for the children of Dolores at Christmas owing to the sad death of RICHARD GAY who had played the part for the last nine years. Richard had been in Vega Baja...

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CARLS BAR - IN MEMORY OF SHIMMY

Contributor / 07/09/2013 14:58:20

Following the death of former Los Montesinos based Carls Bar owner 'Shimmy', local poet John Stevens has penned a poem in memory of him, and asked if I would send it in to you.    As you m...

Sue Rainbow

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SUE RAINBOW

Contributor / 11/08/2013 10:48:23

EL RANCHO BOWLS CLUB This week has seen us say a fond farewell to our dear friend Sue Rainbow, who passed away last Sunday. Sue was an avid bowler of no mean skill and enthusiasm; she worked hard f...

Bill Tuckfield

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WILLIAM (BILL) TUCKFIELD

Contributor / 11/08/2013 10:45:55

June 14th 1938 ~ August 4th 2013 Bill was a very well liked and respected member of Montemar Bowls and Social Club, always the gentleman he never had a bad word to say about anyone. Maggie, his par...

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OBITUARY SUE RAINBOW - EL RANCHO BOWLS CLUB

Contributor / 09/08/2013 13:19:06

This week has seen us say a fond farewell to our dear friend Sue Rainbow, who passed away last Sunday. Sue was an avid bowler of no mean skill and enthusiasm; she worked hard for the club in arrangi...

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EDDIE HEFFERMAN MBE

Contributor / 01/06/2013 16:25:08

Dear all, It is with great sadness and a deep sense of shock that I must inform you that Eddie Hefferman MBE passed away on Saturday. Eddie, 70, was a long-time active Legion member who rose to bec...

Howard passed away peacefully at home following a short illness

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HOWARD JAMES ROBERTS - 18/11/44 – 27/1/13

Kevin Reardon / 31/01/2013 17:59:04

Howard James Roberts passed away peacefully at home on Sunday 27 January after a short illness.  He had been El Presidente of Colinas de la Zenia, fase 1, for over eight years, during which time ...

Terry was Sporting de San Fulgencio Football Club Treasurer

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TERRY LOCKWOOD - RIP

Contributor / 06/01/2013 16:05:57

It is with great sadness that I have to inform you that Sporting de San Fulgencio Football Club Treasurer Terry Lockwood passed away on January 1st 2013 after a short battle with cancer. “Tel&r...

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ROBIN ALAN JAMES (BOB) PARSONS

Kevin Reardon / 20/11/2012 16:34:26

27/2/34 – 11/11/12 Founder member of the Orihuela Costa Branch of the Royal British Legion, Bob Parsons passed away on Remembrance Sunday. His funeral took place last Wednesday at the Centro Ec...

Bill Toleman passed away in July

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DEATH OF BILL TOLEMAN - JULY 2012

Contributor / 23/09/2012 11:55:27

Bill Toleman of La Siesta passed away on Monday 16th July and this was a sad day in the Costa Blanca bowls calendar. Bill was a kind and gentle natured man and with his wife Crystal were a formidable ...

John Meadows

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OBITUARY - JOHN MEADOWS

Steve Hibberd / 12/08/2012 14:56:22

Sadly we have to announce that John Meadows has passed away after a long illness at the age of 79.   John was a good servant of Quesada Bowls Club, and, with his wife Marjorie, served for ma...

RON ROGERS

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RIP - RON ROGERS

Contributor / 15/06/2012 17:02:48

Ron Rogers, who was a resident until recently in Torrevieja, died last week on 11th June in Gosport, England, after a short battle with cancer. Ron, aged 77, served in the Royal Navy and then was a Bi...

Charlie Beaven,

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FAREWELL TO CHAMPAGNE CHARLIE BEAVEN

Contributor / 24/03/2012 17:05:20

One of our longest serving bowling members, Charlie Beaven, collapsed and died during a club social event last Tuesday evening.  Charlie always thought of the Bowling Club as his second home and...

TRACEY KNIGHT

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TRACEY KNIGHT

Contributor / 16/03/2012 17:26:59

The funeral service of 46 year old Tracey Knight, who died suddenly on 11th March, took place on Wednesday at the Torrevieja tanatorio. Over 50 people attended, family and friends and neighbours from ...

Ivy receiving her replacement medal provided by The Leader Newspaper

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TORREVIEJA ROYAL BRITISH LEGION HONOUR IVY SHARPE

Contributor / 18/02/2012 14:35:50

A memorial service took place on Thursday 16 February at La Siesta Parish Evangelist Church to celebrate the life of Ivy Sharpe who died on Sunday 5 February at the age of 91.  The service was he...

Robbie France

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POPULAR DRUMMER PASSES AWAY

Staff Reporter / 16/01/2012 20:19:12

Former Skunk Anansie drummer and co-founder Robbie France has died aged 52 after reportedly suffering a ruptured aorta. Robbie who most recently resided in Murcia, also had spells drumming for UFO an...

EMAUS Donation

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REMEMBERING SANDRA MOORE

Staff Reporter / 21/10/2011 13:54:27

Sandra Moore passed away suddenly in Irvine, Scotland, on 11 September. She was just 62 years of age.   Sandra was well known locally as, together with her partner Alan, she was the proprietor a...

Ken Wilson

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KEN WILSON - A LIGHT WENT OUT IN QUESADA

Contributor / 23/08/2011 14:31:53

On 13th of August, at 4.00am, Ken Wilson suddenly passed away. With him was his partner of 11years, Mo Watts. On behalf of herself and Ken’s former wife Elna, Mo would like to thank everyone fo...

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