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Spain U19 and Norway stalemate
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Spain and Norway shared a goalless draw at the Pinatar arena last week in the opener for the Under 19 International tournament being played at the venue. There were a number of La Liga players in the Spain X1 including valencianista Ferrán Torres of Valencia and the Barcelonist Abel Ruiz. Coach Santi Denia said that [...]

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Poppy Day Darts Competition
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Congratulations to Matt Robson and Mitch Halliday (plus stand-in Bliss Wright), who won the competition and to Andy Gildea and Beatty Powell, runners up. Well done to all the fancy dressers too especially Gail Murray and Christine Pattison. A big thank you to everyone who came to support and take part, donate raffle prizes and [...]

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Hondón Valley Remembrance Service Commemorates the Centenary of the Armistice.
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The Hondón Valley Branch Remembrance Service took place in the Catholic Church in the village of Hondón de los Frailes last Saturday. The beautiful Church was full – with standing room only. Father Don Witts officiated and welcomed Elizabeth Bell MBE, Vice Consul from the British Consulate in Alicante and the congregation to this special [...]

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Gran Alacant & La Marina Branch of the RBL mark Armistice Day and Remembrance Sunday
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This year, as we commemorate 100 years since the signing of the treaty that ended the First World War, it was apposite that Armistice Day and Remembrance Sunday coincided. Gran Alacant & La Marina Branch of the RBL marked this date with a bilingual Service in San Fulgencio which is the municipality for Urbanisation of [...]

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NOT GOOD ENOUGH FROM MONTY
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CD Montesinos 1 – 1 CD Dolores Team:- Carlos, Fernando, Manu, Alex, Morante, Omar, Macca, Liam, Diego, Vazquinho, Daniel. Sub’s:- Steven,  German, Dimitry, Dario, Alfredo. CDM Goal:- Vazquinho CD Montesinos came into this game hoping to get their first win from the last since the first two matches of the campaign, a run of six matches without [...]

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Voting Opens For 2019 What Car? Reader Award
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Voting has opened for the 2019 What Car? Reader Award, sponsored by ALA Gap Insurance. One of the most sought after accolades among car manufacturers, it is decided by a public vote, giving What Car? readers the chance to voice their opinion on the models due to go on sale in the coming year. Readers [...]

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CD Torrevieja Lotería De Navidad/Christmas Lottery
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CD Torrevieja Lotería De Navidad/Christmas Lottery Now on sale in CD Torrevieja office Christmas is almost upon us; the holidays are just around the corner. One of the most prominent dates on the Salinero calendar is the 22 December; the day on which the most-awaited lottery numbers of the year are drawn. And this year, [...]

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You Need To See The Wiz!
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It’s almost show time and members of STUDIO32 are in the last stages of rehearsals for their winter musical. The Wiz is a modern take on that classic show The Wizard of Oz. Winner of 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical, the show features all those well-known characters – Dorothy, Lion, Scarecrow, Tin Man, the [...]

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New Trends in Online Roulette
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Roulette is one of the oldest casino games that have attracted millions of gamblers since its existence. This game that seems modest is also frequently played in the online casino. Different types of roulette are now available in the casino site due to the high demand of the enthusiasts. They haven’t stopped to develop thanks [...]

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Church of England is against gambling ads during sports shows
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There is no doubt that sports are a very popular topic in the UK, Especially football. However, all of that popularity attracts a lot of unwanted attention from the side of online gambling operators. The reason behind it is, that the betting industry is so heavily correlated with sports that it basically cannot operate without [...]

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What will happen with the UK gambling tax?
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The UK gambling tax has been going through a lot of changes throughout the last couple of years. Although the government is trying to keep the industry as profitable it possibly can, there could be a lot of problems following the latest decisions made in the parliament. It looks like the tax plan for the [...]

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La Laguna Hotel and Spa in Ciudad Quesada launch Tuesday Brunch with Lady Jazz
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La Laguna Hotel and Spa in Ciudad Quesada have launched their fabulous new Tuesday Brunch with Lady Jazz! The four star luxury hotel and spa is offering the possibility of enjoying brunch in the wonderful company of Lady Jazz from 12:30 every Tuesday. You can enjoy a special brunch menu where there is a superb [...]

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Irish driver identified after fleeing accident scene
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The San Miguel local police have identified the driver of a car, who fled the scene following an accident which left four people injured. The car, with an Irish license plate, drove away following the accident on Calle Padre Jesús, adjacent to the municipal park, but was located just a few hours later. The incident [...]

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Phew What a Day
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10 boats and their crews turned out for the SAMM race day on November 4th, the most for a day in the Autumn season. Again the format was for Average Lap Racing with the majority wanting a race time of 75 minutes. The wind was a light westerly of 4-6 knots when the race started [...]

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Knights in tights
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The good wizard Merlin does battle with the very evil Morgan Le Fay and her band of Evil Sisters to see who wins the hand of Princess Guinevere….will it be Prince Arthur of Camelot or Valerin the Vicious, King of the Tangled Wood (whose always with his mum!) Knights in tights Whoever wins the hand [...]

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Inspection finds deficiencies in Torrevieja blue flag beaches
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An inspector from the Association of Environmental and Consumer Education (ADEAC), the organisation that is responsible for awarding of the Banderas Azules mark in Spain, paid a surprise visit to Torrevieja’s beaches on 9 August, during the height of the summer season. In a report issued by the Association last week they say that they [...]

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Pego Golf Society Match November 13th 2018
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A gloomy day at Oliva Nova saw 33 players playing a Stableford Match. We welcomed 4 guests, George Smith, Graham Wise, Ben Wilcock and Mark Onwal. The results were as follows: Division 1 The winner was Shaun O’Gorman with a great score of 38 points playing off 4.7 Second was Stevie Patton with 34 points [...]

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Orihuela Costa Morris Dancers
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The Terri Horvath Morris dancers, the only Local Morris dancing team are preparing their forthcoming Calendar of events. They are already booked to appear on the Grand stage at The Zenia Boulevard for the 24th November @ approximately 3pm So come along and see them there. If you would like to arrange for them to [...]

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Andrew Kelso Memorial Trophy
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The Med Bar Golf Society @ Altorreal 13/11/18 For this special occasion we choose to play Altorreal and as usual the course was in excellent condition. 32 members turned out for what was a special day. Steve, the owner of the med bar put on refreshment`s for on the course, provided the prizes for the [...]

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Leading trends in the iGaming Industry
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No gambling establishment can escape what the future holds for it. The industry has one of the most rapid growth rates among older markets. It is constantly changing, and 2018 is the year that sees many new trends emerge and old ones become the staple of gambling as we know it. Online casinos in South [...]

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I’m Not In Kansas Anymore!
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It’s less than a month to go now to STUDIO32’s latest musical – it’s The Wiz, a modern take on that classic show The Wizard of Oz. Winner of 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical, the show features all those well-known characters – Dorothy, Lion, Scarecrow, Tin Man, the Wizard, and the witches – but [...]

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San Javier Golf Society Captain’s Charity Day
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In aid of MABS Cancer Foundation at La Serena on Mon 5th November: Captain Dave Farrington: “The day dawned grey and cool, but the 28 players spirits were high and ready to take on the challenges of the course.  Play commenced with Mr Captain and Mr Vice Captain, alongside two guests, and it did not [...]

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Costa Blanca Petanca league by Susan Ward
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What a wonderful beginning this brand new Petanca league has had.  Born out of controversy, but like a phoenix it has risen from the flames with a future that will only go from strength to strength.  The league consists of 8 teams – 5 from Domino Bar in Los Altos, 2 from Amigo Belgas in [...]

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Lo Romero Golf donates 5,000 euros to Cáritas
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The Mayor of Pilar de la Horadada, Ignacio Ramos, welcomed José Antonio García Martínez, Cura Párroco, Pepita Zapata, all from Cáritas Diocesana, to the town hall on Wednesday where they received a cheque from Vitoriano Jimémez, manager of Lo Romero Gold Course. Ignacio Ramos said how delighted he was to be involved in such a [...]

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Costa Blanca Leader Edition 741
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What a magnificent spectacle Remembrance Day turned out to be across the Southern Costa Blanca as over a thousand veterans and supporters turned out on Saturday and Sunday at the area’s two premier commemorations, in La Siesta, Torrevieja and Mil Palmeras, where the Orihuela Costa Branch held their Sunday service. Two wonderful days, bright blue [...]

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Centenary commemorations held across the Costa Blanca
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On Sunday, the National Service of Remembrance was held at the Cenotaph on Whitehall, London, to commemorate the contribution of British and Commonwealth military and civilian servicemen and women involved in the two World Wars and later conflicts. This year, with Remembrance Sunday falling on the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World [...]

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Numerical advantage but Torry still firing blanks
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Torrevieja remained eighth in the Preferente, five points adrift of the play off after being held at home by Elda Industrial An injury-hit Elda will be the happier to have come away from the Estadio Nelson Mandela with a share of the spoils after losing two of their regular players during training earlier in the [...]

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Exclusive promotion, advance sale 2  for 1 for the CD Torrevieja – Elda Industrial CF match
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Club Deportivo Torrevieja is launching a special promotion to tie in with the next match against Elda Industrial CF, which takes place this Sunday 11 November at 17.00h in Torrevieja at the Nelson Mandela grounds. From Thursday, you can obtain two tickets for the price of one for Sunday’s match, which is an extremely important [...]

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The Sierra Nevada
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An international reference point for skiers and tourists alike Located in the heart of the Penibético system, the southernmost of the three systems of mountain ranges of the Baetic, in the southern Iberian Peninsula, in the municipality of Monachil (Granada), the Sierra Nevada is the southernmost ski resort in Europe and home to the highest [...]

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