Sept/Oct/Nov 2013  

Local News
SPECIAL APPEAL FOR GIZMO!SPECIAL APPEAL FOR GIZMO! - A cute, little black cat who was found in Denia with an abscess on his leg. After intensive treatment in a foster home, he is back to good health...Read More >>
 
Simple steps can help expatriates to help themselvesSimple steps can help expatriates to help themselvesConsulates are focusing on most serious and demanding assistance cases. Taking a few simple steps can help British expatriates to prepare for the difficulties of living in Spain or avoid...Read More >>
Spain paves the way for thousands of non-EU property investors as new residency rules become lawThe long-anticipated legislation granting non-EU nationals automatic Spanish residency via property investments has now officially been made law. After having been approved by the Spanish Parliament, the law has been...Read More >>
 
Denia Cat Protection League – Aldea Felina Denia Cat Protection League – Aldea FelinaOPAL (White/Tabby) a sweet but a little shy cat, who was found together with others in a garden, without their mother. When the helping neighbour realised the mother wouldn't come...Read More >>
Weekly Craft Fair in La Nucía starts again From Ocotber 13th La Nucia will once again set up a small but attractive craft market every Sunday morning.  This time, because more stalls want to participate, the market will be set up...Read More >>
 
U3A Dénia MeetingsU3A Dénia MeetingsOn Thursday 19th September the members of the enjoyed a fun packed monthly meeting at the Casa de Cultura. The guest speaker, Mark Davis, gave a presentation 'How the London...Read More >>
REPORT OF NHW MEETING WITH JAVEA CHIEF OF POLICEJavea has a new Chief of the Policia Local, Jose Antonio Montfort, who is very keen to work in partnership with local groups to secure an efficient and effective police...Read More >>
 
rehoming cats in Denia SpainISIDRO was abandoned in a box outside the shelter with five other kittens, when they were quite young. Isidro is a very adventurous cat, always active and playing with his...Read More >>
Gandia Fiesta 27th - 30th September 2013Every year Gandia goes a little wild with its Fira i Festes - four days in which many streets and squares are used mainly for fun and games. As always,...Read More >>
 
Pepa Dog SpainPepa Dog SpainKylie Left  born March 2012, she is a small girl, who loves children, she is very easy going gets on well with other dogs and is fine with cats. If...Read More >>
  
Sport
PEGO GOLF SOCIETY TEXAS SCRAMBLE COMPETITIONPEGO GOLF SOCIETY TEXAS SCRAMBLE COMPETITIONOLIVA NOVA GOLF COURSE TUESDAY 17TH September 2013 - Quote of the Day:- Mistakes are part of the game. It's how well you recover from them, that's the mark of a great player." Alice Cooper - It was good to get back to our normal habitat at Oliva Nova from our adventure last week to El Saler. Even although Oliva Nova staff have just hollow tined the course, last week, it was still preferable to play in our home course. A fine total of 45 players and guests turned up for this week's competition, and the guests were as follows:-...Read More >>
 
LEVANTE’S Roy MolyneuxLEVANTE’S Roy MolyneuxLEVANTE’S Roy Molyneux is enjoying a purple patch of form. After winning Division 2 at the society’s previous meeting, at Villaitana, his handicap was cut to 18.1 and he moved up the ladder into Division 1. And in the next meeting, at Oliva Nova, Roy did it again. A 38 point return won the Division 1 top prize and brought another cut in handicap – to 17.5. Second in Division 1 was Vaughan Dillon with 37 points, three clear of third-placed Anne Edwards. Dave Geeson was the day's top points scorer. His 41 point return means that he...Read More >>

News - Features
Spain emerges as Number 1 destination for Britons wanting expert,...Simon MontagueExpats urged to point friends and family towards Foreign Office information Spain has emerged as the Number 1 destination for...Read More >>
 
British Criminals in Spain to feel force of UK's newest...British ConsulateOrganised criminals who believe they can evade arrest by hiding in Spain will feel the full force of the UK's...Read More >>
Brit Tobacco smugglers and tax dodger SpainBritish Embassy  Expatriates with information or suspicions about tobacco smuggling and tax fraud are being asked to call a Customs Hotline with...Read More >>
 
UK hit TV show Cowboy Builders is currently searching for...Trader SpainHave you been ripped off abroad? Has a language barrier cost more than it should have? Has your dream place...Read More >>
 
PEGO GOLF SOCIETY "YELLOW BALL" COMPETITIONAlan BarwickOliva Nova Golf Course Tuesday 12th November 2013 - Quote of the day -"If you drink, don't drive. Don't even putt." – Dean Martin A...Read More >>
 
PILFERING PAIR COUNT THE COST OF BENEFIT FRAUDPILFERING PAIR COUNT THE COST OF BENEFIT FRAUDSimon MontagueA couple in their 60s have been brought to justice after lying about their Spanish home in order to claim a string of UK benefits...Read More >>
REPORT OF NHW MEETING WITH JAVEA CHIEF OF POLICEDavid ReeveJavea has a new Chief of the Policia Local, Jose Antonio Montfort, who is very keen to work in partnership with local groups to secure...Read More >>