June 2013    

PEGO GOLF SOCIETY PAIRS BETTER BALL COMPETITIONPEGO GOLF SOCIETY "PAIRS BETTER BALL COMPETITION"OLIVA NOVA GOLF COURSE TUESDAY 18th of June 2013-Quote of the Week: "Rhythm and timing are the two things which we all must have, yet no one knows how to teach either. Quote by Bobby Jones.After a stormy night, we were greeted by grey skies and rain early in the morning, but that soon faded away, and by 08.30 the temperature had dropped to a very pleasant 22 degrees, it was ideal weather for golf for the large attendance for this tournament.Today, we had 49 players turning out for today's event. We welcomed four guest players, namely Phil Darren, Ray...Read More >>
First corner crash doesnt keep Anthony Ford-Dunn down.First corner crash doesn't keep Anthony Ford-Dunn down.The Supermoto racing brothers from Murcia were in action again over the weekend for the latest round of the Valencian Supermoto championship held at Villena in Alicante. Both brothers qualified their 'Advance Moves International Removals' Supermotoland SML450 race bikes on the front row of the gird for the first of their two races.It was former Spanish champion Israel Escalera who took the early lead with Anthony Ford-Dunn chasing hard in 2nd place followed by former Belgium champion Lionel Deriddier and then Anthony's older brother Mat Ford-Dunn in 4th. Israel's pace was just a little too quick for Anthony and the...Read More >>
Martin and Angela are the new championsMartin and Angela are the new championsMartin Shaw and Angela Hov are celebrating after winning Levante's Divisional Championships at Oliva Nova.In Division 1 Martin was trailing Andrew Harrison by four shots after the first round, played at La Sella two weeks previous.But his 38 points at Oliva gave him a total of 66 points and saw him move up the leader board to beat Mike Cuerden and Andrew into second and third positions, three points adrift.An outstanding score of 43 points at La Sella gave Angela a seven point lead going into the second round and she was able to hold off her nearest challenger, Dick...Read More >>

News - Features
Spain to Grant Residency to Buyers of High-End HomesvivLos Altos del Golf is a wonderful Taylor Wimpey development in Andratx nestled in the heart of a golf course....Read More >>
Grab your bathers and head to Spain where 1 in 6 Blue Flag beaches are locatedGrab your bathers and head to Spain where 1 in...Taylor Wimpy*Over 550 Spanish beaches hold prestigious Blue Flag award -*1 in every 6 Blue Flag beach worldwide is located in...Read More >>
Russian homebuyersMike WalshWith Russian homebuyers predicted to overtake Britain's bargain hunters, situation vacant opportunities are opening up for Russian speakers. Russian language...Read More >>
Costa del Sol property market set to sizzle this summer!Taylor Wimpy*Spanish housing sales increased 28.4% throughout 2012 (General Council of Notaries) -*British biggest buyers of Spanish property overall,equaling 15%of total...Read More >>
Investigators say Spain is number one for benefit fraud abroadInvestigators say Spain is number one for 'benefit fraud abroad'British Embassy MadridWith an estimated 800,000 Britons living in Spain, it's the number one country in the world for Britons committing 'benefit...Read More >>
Don't be blinkered by property prices!Mark PaddonWhilst property buyers in Spain are benefitting from reduced prices and getting some truly superb bargains, certain properties suffer significant...Read More >>
Tell your visitors to get a health card and travel...British Embassy MadridTell your visitors to get a health card and travel insurance As British expatriates in Spain prepare for their annual...Read More >>
Denia Cat Protection League – Aldea FelinaDenia Cat Protection League – Aldea FelinaFelix  KITTENS - We have so many babies now in the shelter - cute little creatures in ginger, black, siamese, tabby, calico and many more. Many...Read More >>
 Consulate supports Benidorm National Police initiativeConsulate supports Benidorm National Police initiativeSara MunsterhjelmThis week, British Consul Paul Rodwell attended the inauguration of the brand new tourist assistance office in Benidorm. The service, called SATE, (Servicio de Atencion...Read More >>
WarningWarningNHW Javea We have received a report of Turkish 10 lira notes being passed on the Orihuela Costa for 10 euro notes. Please always check notes received...Read More >>
Costa Blanca Male Voice ChoirMike EvansCosta Blanca Male Voice Choir in concert with Coral Benissenca - Salon De Actos Teulada - 19.00hrs Saturday 6th July 2013 Tickets €10- Telephone 965744577-...Read More >>
Beach fair with a difference in Jávea PuertoBeach fair with a difference in Jávea PuertoAmataEvery year, all along the coast, you'll see rows of little stalls with hand-made jewelry and artistic T-shirts lined up along the front. The jewelry...Read More >>
Pepa dogs SpainPepa dogs SpainRosemary MacdonaldOzzie is a friendly medium sized black dog only 12 kilos that was found wandering. He is a sweet natured young dog, he loves playing...Read More >>
Benicassim Music FestivalBenicassim Music FestivalBritish Embassey"Spend your time at the festival, not with us", Foreign Office warns music fans visiting Spain British music fans heading for festivals in Spain this...Read More >>
Medieval Market in La Nucia - 5, 6 and 7 JulyMedieval Market in La Nucia - 5, 6 and 7...Amata La Nucía returns once again to the Middle Ages to celebrate its 308th birthday; on the 9th of July in the Year of our Lord...Read More >>
Saturday 6th July is LAPS Charity Market at Monte PegoStueAnother great day is expected these markets are getting busier by the month Plus we are taking bookings for the Grant A Wish Day any...Read More >>