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Cancer Care Jávea

Come and visit us - we are located in Jávea Park between Av de Paris & Cabo La Nao Pla ​After 20 years, our charity continues to raise money, provide help and advice for those battling with cancer and other related diseases, their families and friends. Over the past year,...

MOFTAG celebrates its 40th anniversary

On Wednesday 30 May MOFTAG (Mighty Oaks From Tiny acorns Grow) celebrated its 40th anniversary at Pepe’s Restaurant, Alcalali. A total of 45 people attended the celebratory lunch including past...

Hurrah, they're back now, but where have our Chiringuitos...

Common opinion based on some historical facts put the origin of these characteristic beach stands in Cuba. According to the story, in the 19th century, cane sugar plantation workers stopped...

Free Spirits HD New Team Member

Free Spirits HD has a new team member to their club. Avril Rentell, former editor of the Post free newspaper, has been elected Press Officer for FSHD. Avril, who spent...

Volunteers Wanted

We are looking for volunteers to work in the charity shop in an administrative role, this would primarily entail dealing with our clients’ goods through processing their sale items and...

The Teulada – Moraira Lions Help Local School

The Teulada – Moraira Lions were very pleased to help out one of the local schools with a donation of 4500€ recently which enabled the Mary Magdalena School in Benitachell...

Moraira-Teulada U3A First Aid Course

Fifteen members of Moraira-Teulada U3A attended a First Aid Course recently at Sol Park Tennis, Moraira. The course was organised by Buster Smith, the Managing Director of EFR Training in...

U3A Marina Baixa Father's Day Dining Out

Our Father’s Day Lunch was held at a new venue for the Dining Out Group, which was the Restaurant Brandaan, in Bello Horizonte, La Nucia. 52 members enjoyed the food...

Noticeboard Costa Blanca North

Aircrew Association Costa Blanca. Former and serving aircrew of the UK or Allied Armed Forces are very welcome to join this friendly organisation founded here in 1988. Details from the...

U3A Vall del Pop: Walking Groups

We are fortunate to live in such a beautiful walking area, and Paul Leniston, our Group Leader, has had the challenging task of selecting two walks each week to keep...

Calpe U3A Day Trip

Cullera Castle and the AlbuferaOn Wednesday 6 June 38 members of Calpe U3A set off at 9.15am in fine weather for our first stop which was Cullera Castle and Church.We...

End of an era is a dry affair!

The latest meeting of Jávea U3A’s History Group was a truly historic occasion!It was the final presentation by long-term leader Peter Atkinson before he hands over the reins to new...

Smiles for Kotukala

In August this year Spanish Insurance return to Kotukala in the Gambia but this time for a week of nonstop repair work to get the school ready for the new...

Rojales Pantomime Group supports Cancer Foundation

On a beautiful sunny day Bob Clayton, Coordinator for MABS Cancer Support Foundation was delighted to accept a donation of 300€ from Mike Smith, President and Chris Smith, Treasurer of...

A Successful Summer Fair for Age Concern

On Saturday 16 June Age Concern held their annual Summer Fair at their centre in La Siesta. People of all ages visited and strolled around the car park and grounds...

Bidding for success

As FC Barcelona once again hits the headlines On Saturday, 9 June, Huntington’s Disease Association held their first auction at El Castillo Restaurante, near La Marina. There were 52 lots...

Quesada Bowls Club Report

The Summer leagues are in full swing but Quesada members were also heavily involved in the Spanish Nationals which took place at Emerald Isle Bowling Club during the last 2...

XX Moratalla Marcha, May 2018

Here we are again, another 5am start from the shop on a beautiful Saturday morning in May. This time 12 of us in 3 vehicles headed off to Moratalla in...
Focus On Local Businesses

What is an NIE number?

The NIE number is an identification number for foreigners (Número de Identificación de Extranjero in Spanish) who aren’t a Spanish citizen. In our own words, it is an identification number...
Home & Garden

Say “Fog Off” to Mosquito Bites

Is it me or are the mosquitoes getting worse? We normally get a break from the bites during winter, but for many it seems that winter never happened. And with...
Health & Beauty

Specsavers Opticas supports charity

Specsavers Opticas supports charity Formación Sengal to improve the education of African children The charity Formación Senegal provides schools and vocational training for African children and young people in the...