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How many bird songs do you know? No, I’m not talking about “Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep” by Middle of the Road, or the massively insane “Surfin’ Bird” by The Trashmen (look it up on YouTube!), but actual birdsong. Most regular birdwatchers could probably identify 30 or more; if you’ve got a good memory for sounds

Puppies Kidnapping In Alicante

A month ago we read in a local newspaper an unusual article whose title was: “they kidnapped a dog in Alicante and then demanded a ransom of €200”. A 22 years old man was arrested when he was going to ransom a puppy which was hidden into a pram. He had covered the puppy with

Tourist Info for April

Hi everybody, This year the Holy Week takes place in the middle of April with Palm Sunday on the 14th. From the 15th to the 19th you will be able to see processions everywhere at different times of the day in the whole Costa Blanca. The most beautiful Palm Sunday procession is the one held

Tea Time Surprise

His invitation to the St Patricks Day Ball had been a surprise. It was Edward’s third attempt at trying to find someone who would get him an invitation and finally his friend Jeremy had come up trumps. The Ball was being held in the home of Lord Patrick O’Connor and was always held on St

MonteMar Bowling&Social Club Finals

FINALS DAY On Saturday 23rd February we held our Ladies and Men’s finals. Margaret Finlayson v Pauline Woodfine and Chris Merry v Jack Burrell. Pauline won the Ladies final and after a nail biting men’s final Chris was the winner. Afterwards we enjoyed a buffet lunch and drinks in the Rincon followed by the presentation