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MONTEMAR BOWLS & SOCIAL CLUB AUGUST UPDATE

TORROS SUCCESS A happy torros squad after been presented with the trophy for winning the South Alicante Harrier League. A big thank you to the successful selection team of Diane Ridley Selector, John Hunt Vice Captain and Chris Harding Captain. MONTHLY CHICKEN RUN The July chicken run on a hot Sunday morning, was very well
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K9 LOOKING FOR ANIMAL SHELTER MANAGERS

K9 are looking for animal shelter managers to join their dedicated team of volunteers. This position would suit ideally a couple who already receive and income such as a pension. The post comes with free housing consisting of a modern 3 bedroom/2 bathroom villa with a pool in Pinoso. The property is set on 14000
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Tourist Info For September

31st August 22.30 h. – At the Palmeral Park auditorium. Official Opening Speeches 2019 1st September 10.00 h. Moors disembark on Levante beach opposite the Town Hall. Firing of arquebuses. 19.00 h. Public appearance of Festival Chairmen (Moors and Christians) heading for the harbour (Moors) and the castle (Christians). Moors’ envoy opposite the Castle. The
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MOMENTS OF HAPPINESS

Today is time to take a look at the HAPPINESS. What is it? Is it something with shape? Can you touch it? The car manufacturer Renault tells us that we have to go ¨beyond limits” and the company uses strong and dedicated people to sell their cars. Why? Because there is a lot of extraordinary
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Little Owl

WHAT’S THAT IN THE CLOT? Well it looks like I’ve been lumbered yet again with trying to think up something to write for this month’s GA Advertiser, it’s a tedious job but somebody’s got to do it. As the Spanish would say – estoy encargado con el mochuelo – I’ve been given a Little Owl.
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TROPOSPHERIC OZONE POLLUTION

Tropospheric ozone is a secondary pollutant, which means it’s produced by the action of sunlight on other pollutants. During the summer, and especially during heat waves, sunlight effect is maximum, and big quantities of tropospheric ozone are produced. Tropospheric ozone, which is a pollutant, mustn’t be confused with stratospheric ozone, which protects us from UV
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Pet Hates

Lizzy had been in the same house for many years and she liked living there. It was quiet and secluded and yet she always felt safe and comfortable with her neighbours. Although many of them had pets, the cats didn’t stray in her garden and the dogs were generally well behaved. Today however, Bobby, the
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Essential Oils

Hello Readers, For those who don’t know me let me introduce myself, my name is Jackie Canale and I am a holistic therapist working in Gran Alacant promoting holistic well-being wherever I can. Welcome to September’s issue. I for one am glad August is done and dusted for another year, such a tough month! And
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GAGS August update

Well, August has been a quiet month with the course at El Plantio closed from 20 August to the end of the month. In the 2 weeks prior to the 20th we did welcome many new players to our society meetings; some who will play with us most weeks from now on and some who
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GRAN ALACANT MIXED RINKS 15th to 17th of September

Between 15th and 17th September the Monte Mar Bowls Club are hosting their annual Gran Alacant Mixed Rink competition. Everyone is welcome to come along to watch players from all over the Costa Blanca complete for the trophy. Play will be on each day from about 10am until 4pm. On the first day September 15th
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