Focus On Local Businesses

Brexit Update and what to do

deVere Spain sponsored a meeting with Expats at the end of last month in the Elche University where the main sponsor was the British Ambassador Simon Manley and his team from Madrid and Alicante. Excluding all the politics – the message was that we are still in the stage of...

A quartet of problems sorted, thanks to LUX-AL

How to solve a problem like a 3 sided open naya...Brigitte and John McLay's naya had always presented them with a dilemma as it was open on 3 sides, very windy, and...

Changes in the Self Employment Law

This article covers the changes in the Self Employment Law for 2017 and 2018 From the 26th October 2017- The quota paid for self-employment will be reduced 100% for maternity...

Churning… the worst enemy of your pension or investment portfolio?

By Sam Kelly, Managing Partner, Chorus Financial. So, before anyone asks, no I’ve not given up financial services to campaign against the dairy industry! Churning, in financial terms, is when...

“I don’t know what to get them.....”

How many times have we heard these words, or said them ourselves? “I don’t know what to get him...”, “I don’t know what to get her...” or “Dad’s impossible to...

Win a Christmas Fayre Lunch for Two

Win a Christmas Fayre Lunch for Two at the Oasis Benijófar - worth over 30€ For three years Stephen & Alex and the team at the Oasis Bar Bistro have...

Bliss Hair & Beauty Salon, La Finca, Algorfa

Christine and her team of professional hair stylists, trained beautician, nail technician and barber, offer everything you would expect from an established salon. With over 10 years in business this...

New Owners for The Stone Horse, Benijófar

Victor and Lorraine Peetoom are really excited to announce that they are the new owners of Restaurant "The Stone Horse" in Benijófar. The restaurant is tucked away just off the...

Fratelli

Fratelli's Italian Restaurant in Benjiófar Plaza has been delighting diners with their superb traditional, regional Italian food since they opened in 2006, and is always a popular venue with residents...

RayZ Sports Bar & Eatery in El Raso

The perfect place to meet friends, unwind from work or just to relax! Matt, Jean, Ann and Tony welcome you to RayZ Bar Christmas Day lunch in El Raso. Under...

6 Man Team Time Trials Murcia 2017

On Saturday 28th October 2017, six of us left the shop at 7am to travel to Ulea in Murcia to take part in our first ever Team Time Trial which...

Do you have family or loved ones in the UK?

Rockbox is a very special and unique gift giving service which makes all the difference. Receiving a Rockbox creates a truly memorable moment for the recipient, a moment of quality...

The countdown to Christmas begins at The Bacon Joint Calpe

I can’t believe it, I’ve been seeing Christmas ads since the beginning of October. But it does serve to remind me to get organised and start ordering the essentials. Christmas...

Crafty Angels

Crafty Angels is a brand new family run craft and gift shop based in the commercial center off the N332 in between the Merca China and Mercadona at San Fulgencio....
Community News

Paul's Emporium

    Paul's Emporium offer a wide selection of Antique, Classic and Modern items for your home, all at great prices. Open Monday to Friday 9.30am - 2pm, Sunday (Market Day) open 9am until 2pm, Saturdays Closed. Telephone 966 447 002 or 637 087 535. Discover The Emporium on the Pedreguer...
Home & Garden

Enjoy your garden

The end of another year is upon us. Time to sit back and enjoy some free time. Hopefully we won’t get any bad storms in the time since I have...
Also in this issue

Viva España!

Journalist and broadcaster Jack Troughton plays ‘Johnny Foreigner’ and casts an eye over Spain and focuses on stories that serve as a gentle reminder he remains an Englishman abroad. The...
Health & Beauty

Specsavers launches Balmain eyewear collection

Eyewear from premium Parisian fashion label, Balmain, was unveiled at Specsavers Opticas last month and is now available in stores nationwide. The Balmain range features 17 exclusive styles - 13...