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Orihuela's Budget Yesterday, Friday, an Extraordinary Meeting to approve the General Budgets for next year was held. There will be a budget of 670.000€ to fix all the roads and to fix the landslides of Cabo Roig’ cliffs. This is a beautiful path that goes along the coast, right beside the sea from Cala Capitan to the Cabo Roig Nautical Club. The Town Hall is decorating the roundabout the leads La Zenia Boulevard with a beautiful boat, and it will be named “La Armengola” (a woman whose history we will bring you in the coming weeks). Lucy 617 693 922 email@example.com
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The Town Hall is close to finishing and will soon inaugurate a new multicultural centre, in calle Tosca in the PAU-8, Villamartin Area. It is a brand new two-floor building containing different multipurpose rooms that can be used for concerts, performances, rehearsals, meetings, etc. It is open to all the registered neighbourhood associations, clubs, associations and charity groups. However the associations and charity groups must be legally established and properly inscribed with the Town Hall. This is the area's third such facility as the Orihuela Costa already has two more civic centres: the Centro Civico Alameda del Mar, located behind Hipercor at calle Allodia, plus the Punto de Lectura in Lomas de Cabo Roig; this being a library that features different multipurpose rooms. When Black Friday Comes
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enjoy a drink and tapas for just a couple of Euros. The main routes are in Rojales, Orihuela City and Torrevieja. It's great fun, inexpensive, you might get a little exercise walking from cafe to cafe and you can enjoy sitting and people watching while sitting comfortably and lapping up the atmosphere. La Siesta Park It's been described as not much more than a Giant Pee Pee Can for dogs by one Torrevieja Councillor and now Deputy Mayor Domingo Soler is having his say. In an interview on local Spanish TV channel TVT (Torrevieja Television), Councillor Domingo Soler said that he would not finish the La Siesta park because he “will not spend €1million to complete the park for open air drinking sessions for youngsters from Vega Baja".
Christmas Fayre This morning, Saturday, you should make your way over to La Siesta Church where the La Siesta Evangelical Church and Ladies Friendship Group invite you to “Follow the Star” at their sparkling Christmas Fayre, It all takes place in and around La Siesta Church today, Saturday 26th November, with Santa and the elves opening their doors at 10.30am, accompanied by Christmas music from a Brass Band. You'll discover lost of Christmas goodies including: Bric-a-brac, jewellery, a raffle, home baking, mulled wine, hot dogs, auction, linen, books, games, tombola, tea and coffee etc. Get there quick before all the mince pies are gone and enjoy the music from The Phoenix Concert Band.
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Tapas Route This weekend there are at least three Tapas Routes taking place locally, so lots of opportunities for you to get out and
Local residents are more than a little upset by this news with one resident replying: “What a complete load of rubbish! I have tried so many times and by so many ways to do the polite thing in obtaining an appointment with Cllr Soler to discuss the park only to be told lies! I think enough is enough. The next PP Sub Committee takes place Monday 12 December 2016 at Sacko's Bar, El Limonar at 4pm when members of the PP party will be attending. Please tell as many people as you can about this and let's see what the next best thing to do is. This attitude just shows sheer stupidity and incompetence.” So, the gloves are off and f you would like to find out more about the 'wonderful' world of local politics, get yourself along to Sacko's Bar in two weeks time, and your questions will be answered.
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watch out for bargains galore, with more details to be found at: www.shoppingtorrevieja.com. All of the shops taking part will be offering promotions and discounts, product tasting demonstrations and what we are all looking for; bargains.
Yesterday's Black Friday continues to be celebrated in Torrevieja today. Yesterday the Black Friday campaign kicked off all over Spain along with many parts of Europe, the UK, Ireland and North America. While many of us may think of this as a pre-Christmas gift hunting opportunity, or in Spain's case, Magic Kings, many consumers still do not know that Black Friday exists in Spain and so this year, a new campaign from the Department of Commerce and Torrevieja Small and Medium Business Association, APYMECO, will bring you two days of special offers from hundreds of local businesses. So
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A Very British Way Of Raising Taxes tourism and hospitality industries.
Taxation in the British Isles has always been high on little vices and the necessity of driving your vehicle from A to B to C. The latest talk from Madrid is that the Spanish government is eyeing up a tax hike on tobacco, alcohol and diesel fuel, with these proposals backed by the emerging centre-right group Ciudadanos to avoid raising income taxes in general. Spain has always enjoyed some of the lowest taxes on smoking and drinking and enjoyed a love affair with diesel cars rather than petrol or electric ones. As the government explores its options for raising more revenue next year, which could also include raising corporate tax, emerging centre-right group Ciudadanos has said it will accept hikes on tobacco and diesel fuel as part of the Popular Party’s (PP) 2017 budget, as long as Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy agrees not to increase sales or income tax. Spanish Finance Minister Cristobal Montoro mulls his options. “We can accept these increases in such a case,” said a member of the economic team of Ciudadanos, which reached agreement with the PP this summer to support its minority government in Congress. Ciudadanos leader Albert Rivera has also called on the government to raise more revenue by cutting spending on regional administration, an overhaul of company taxes, and clawing money back from people who benefited from the PP’s 2012 tax amnesty which barely raised half of the €2.5 billion in back taxes and instead shed light on at least €25 billion estimated to be
Mariano Rajoy (left) and Albert Rivera clinching their deal. BERNARDO PÉREZ hidden away in offshore accounts. Finance Minister Cristóbal Montoro has said he would prefer not to increase sales or income tax, and has already signaled a willingness to put the price of cigarettes up, as well as slapping a duty on sugary drinks. So-called green taxes are another route to raising revenue that would see taxes on the generation of nuclear waste, hydro-electric energy, gas, coal, heating oil and diesel. Spain must present a package of measures to Brussels by the beginning of December to meet demands to cut €5.5 billion to reduce the country’s structural deficit – debts it believes it can avoid. The government has indicated that it intends to lower the current 21% sales tax on concerts and theatre shows to 10% – part of the deal struck with Ciudadanos that brought the PP to power – and that it won’t raise sales tax from 10% to 21% in the
33 Years Of Flying Saucers
A new report in El Pais reveals information about sightings of UFOs over Catalonia for a period of 33 years. Spain’s Defence Ministry has declassified reports of sightings between 1962 and 1995. Over 1,953 online pages provide information about 33 years of investigations carried out to clear up the origin of strange lights spotted in the sky. Although more than 80 UFO sightings in Spain have been published by the Defence Ministry on its online library, more than three decades of probing have failed to turn up any answers. One of the best-known cases in the Catalonia region took place on May 13, 1969. At the Reus military base, near Tarragona, a motionless light was seen in the sky by air traffic controllers. It was spotted while a Boeing 727 flight bound for Düsseldorf, Germany was taking off. An agile light aircraft that was in the area was ordered to approach the UFO, in an attempt to identify what it was. But as soon as the plane came closer to it, the light disappeared in the blink of an eye. This is just one of the previously confidential cases that have now have been declassified. Sixteen sightings from a total of 84, documented between 1962 and 1995, took place in Catalonia. In each report the circumstances surrounding the sighting are detailed. Time, place and meteorological conditions are included, and in some cases there are pictures, drawings, pieces of
news or interviews that help to contextualize them. Ufology enthusiasts believe that Montserrat mountain, one of the Catalonia’s most important tourist attractions, is a good place to see UFOs. A group meets there the on the 11th day of every month in a bid to spot new unidentified objects on the sky. The day was not chosen randomly. One of the most famous ufology cases in Spain took place on November 11, 1979. A plane flying from Austria to Tenerife had to make an emergency landing at Manises Airport, close to Valencia. While the aircraft was flying over Catalonia, the crew was surprised by three red lights approaching dangerously close to it. Captain, co-pilot, crew and passengers all witnessed the incident. A military aircraft tried to identify the origin of the lights but when they came close to the UFO, it disappeared. It seems the only thing the pilot was able to see was a triangular object. In 1971 there is evidence of a sighting in Montserrat. The abbot of the Santa Maria de Montserrat Benedictine abbey reported seeing mysterious lights in the sky on on October 23. In fact, it was not an isolated phenomenon. That same day many warnings of sightings were received throughout the whole Iberian Peninsula. Although some of these events have perfectly rational theories that would explain the sighting, some are not that easy to solve and serve to keep the mystery alive.
But even with the support of Ciudadanos in Congress, the PP does not have the votes needed to pass its 2017 budget and will be looking for support from the Basque National Party and the Canaries Coalition. The Socialists (PSOE) have said they will not support Rajoy’s public accounts. Ciudadanos also wants the government to go after the beneficiaries of its 2012 tax amnesty
In an interview with the Financial Times on Sunday, Economy Minister Luis de Guindos said the government was not planning to raise sales or income tax and that corporate tax would make up the bulk of any shortfall in revenue. He said that in 2007, Spain collected some €40 billion in company tax and that this year the figure would be €20 billion. He attributed the drop to the ongoing economic crisis, but added that Spain’s economy was picking up and company profits were returning to similar levels to those of 2007. “What is the difference? Many companies have accumulated a negative tax base and you can deduct that.” He added that the government would now close some of the “loopholes and deductions” used by companies. Guindos also referred in the interview to the privatization of Bankia, the former Caja Madrid savings bank and financial group bailed out and nationalized in 2012. He said next year’s deadline could be extended, and that a decision depended on market conditions.
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A Brief Cinema Tour Around the Streets of Toledo By Bob Yareham Toledo, like any significant historical city, is built on a loop in a river, on a hill. The railway station is just across the river to the east, where the N400 road begins, and it is here that we catch a glimpse of Johnny Depp on his brief visit to Toledo during the mystery film The Ninth Gate (1999). If we return towards Toledo, we cross the mighty Tagus over the Puente de Azarquiel, and if we look to the right on the western bank, we can see a park where the Playa de Safont used to be and a large waterwheel. It was here that John Wayne himself strolled the banks in the company of an elephant during the film Circus World (1964); not one of his best. Carrying on along the road we come to a roundabout, and going straight on, Calle Honda on our right will take us to the Hospital Tavera, now a museum and one of various landmarks of the city that features in The El Escorial Conspiracy (2008). Here Michael York duelled with the other three musketeers in The Three Musketeers (1973), in the courtyard full of washing before turning on the Cardinal’s men, and here too Christian Bale explored Constantinople in The Promise (2016); as yet unreleased but with some train shots taken in the Valencia Community near Segorbe. The Bisagra Gate also features in The El Escorial Conspiracy (2008), which can be found if we head south and walk there through the Parque de Merchán. Entering through the gate we come to the
Puerta Cristo de la Luz and turn right passing the Convento Carmelitas, the Monasterio de Santa Clara and the Plaza Santo Domingo El Real until we reach Calle Buzones. It is here that Johnny Depp finds the bookshop of the Cenizas twins and is attacked by an evil mass of scaffolding in The Ninth Gate (1999). Continuing east, and walking parallel to the city wall we follow Calle Real until Plaza Cambrón, behind the Puerta Cambrón, and here we turn left along Calle Reyes Católicos, arriving immediately at the Monasterio de San Juan de los Reyes. Mel Ferrer played El Greco (1966) in a sixties version of the film which featured many of Toledo's finest locations, including the cloister of the Monastery. A bit further along the street, on the other side is one of Toledo's most curious monuments, and one that shows its varied history. The Sinagoga de Santa Maria la Blanca is the setting for the aborted coronation of the Caliph during Sinbad and the Eye
of the Tiger (1977), one of three Sinbad films shot in Spain. It is an extraordinary building once inside, the most outstanding feature of which is its thirty two pilasters, with capitals decorated with carved pineapples and rhomboidal scrolls, where no one is the same as any of the others. It reminds us immediately of the Mosque of Córdoba, although a smaller version. We continue along Calle Reyes Católicos until Calle San Juan de Diós on the left, which takes us to Plaza del Conde and the Iglesia de Santo Tomé. This is the home to El Greco's famous painting El Entierro del Señor de Orgaz, which is visited by Ann Margaret in The Pleasure Seekers (1964). Next door is the Palacio de Fuensalida, where scenes of the madhouse were shot in El Greco (1966), which may be significant bearing in mind that the building is now the official residence of the President of Castilla La Mancha. To the right hand side of the Palacio is Calle Taller del Moro, which takes us to Plaza El Salvador. From here we go along Calle El Salvador and then turn left along Pasadizo de Ayuntamiento, which brings us to the Plaza del Ayuntamiento. Here we see the looming mass of Toledo Cathedral, in front of which we witness the execution of the Moorish servant girl during The El Escorial Conspiracy (2008). Circling the Cathedral along Calle Cardenal Cisneros and turning left along Calle Sixto Ramón Parro, we reach the Plaza Mayor, where we can see the impressive facade of the Teatro de Rojas, which was employed, as were the atmospheric streets of Toledo, to represent Paris in Murders in the Rue Morgue (1971). From there, up Calle Tornerías, turn right to the end of Cuesta Mona, left along Calle Trastámara, and right again halfway up we come to the Plaza Horno de la Magdalena, where we find the Hotel Carlos V, which is Johnny Depp’s Toledo hotel. Here he has a reencounter,
fag in hand, with Emmanuelle Seigner (‘the girl’ in the credits) and then receives a call from the evil Frank Langella, in scenes filmed in the same hotel where John Wayne stayed while filming ‘Circus World’.
Behind us looms the imposing Alcázar, symbol of the city when seen from afar, as it is in many films, such as The Return of the Musketeers (1989), or A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1966). And here our journey ends, leaving you with plenty of time to visit Toledo's many other splendid sites.
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PG15: 2016 - Drama film/Thriller - 2h 4m During World War II, intelligence officer Max Vatan (Brad Pitt) is stationed in North Africa where he encounters French Resistance fighter Marianne Beausejour (Marion Cotillard) on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Reunited in London, their relationship is threatened by the extreme pressures of the war.
Initial release: November 23, 2016 (USA) Director: Robert Zemeckis Showtimes: Sala 5: Cines IMF: Monday to Thursday 18.00 / Friday to Sunday 18.00 Admission 7:00€. Admit One Club Members 5.00€ Monday to Thursday. 5.00€ Monday and Wednesdays. Discounts for Carnet Joven, those over 65 and Carnet Universitario (except fiestas): 5.00€
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Tapas: The Ultimate Crowd Pleaser The one and only Jame Oliver thinks of this as the Ultimae Crowd Pleaser and I would tend to agree. Its's Party Squid with Harissa mayo. Jamie says: “Fresh, crispy squid dunked into this beautifully bold harissa mayo – perfect for feeding a crowd. Serves eight, cooks in 40minutes and it's not too tricky.”
fine powder, then place into a large bowl with the flour and stir to combine.
Ingredients sea salt freshly ground white pepper 3 lemons 3 sprigs of flowering oregano 2 tablespoons fennel seeds 300 g plain flour 12 whole medium squid , prepared, with tentacles vegetable oil , for deep-frying a small bunch of fresh flat-leaf parsley
Place a large, deep saucepan over a mediumhigh heat. Fill three-quarters full with vegetable oil and allow to heat up. To test if the oil is hot enough, drop a piece of bread into the pan – if the bread floats to the surface, sizzles and turns golden, it's about right. Shake off any excess flour from the squid, then use a slotted spoon to carefully lower into the hot oil (you’ll need to do this in batches).
For The Harissa Mayo: 1 clove of garlic 3 heaped tablespoons Mayonnaise 4 teaspoons harissa paste 1½ teaspoons rose water
Wash and pat dry the squid, then slice and open out the tubes like a book. Cut a criss-cross pattern onto the surface, then add to the flour along with the tentacles and toss well to coat.
Cook for 3 to 4 minutes, or until golden, crisp and cooked through. Transfer to a double layer of kitchen paper to drain, then repeat with the remaining squid.
Method To make the harissa mayo, peel and bash the garlic in a pestle and mortar with a little salt, then muddle in the mayo. Add 2 teaspoons of harissa, followed by the zest and juice from ½ a lemon, then mix well, taste and add a little more lemon juice, if needed. Transfer to a bowl, drizzle over the rosewater and ripple through the
remaining harissa. Set aside.
Rinse the parsley sprigs under cold running water, shake off any excess water, then pick the leaves into the flour. Toss to coat, then lower into the hot oil for a few seconds, or until crisp. Transfer to kitchen paper, then slice 1 lemon horizontally into thin discs, dip into the flour and place in the hot oil for around 1 minute, or until crisp.
Scrunch the oregano flowers into a liquidiser and discard the stalks, then add the fennel and a teaspoon each of salt and white pepper. Blitz to a
Scatter the crispy parsley and lemon slices over the squid, then serve with extra lemon wedges for squeezing over and harissa mayo for dunking.
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50th Anniversary Of Torrevieja's Saint By David Hudson On Sunday 20th November, with a bitter cold wind blowing in from the Mediterranean, hundreds of Cofradia members, including our own Costaleros, gathered outside the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church in the Plaza Oriente, Torrevieja. The Junta Mayor of the Cofradias (brotherhoods) decided to celebrate the Jubilee year the Pope had authorised Torrevieja's Patron Saint, with an extraordinary “Via Cruces”. Surprisingly, right on time, the large procession assembled and with a Cofradia Band banging out the traditional beat of Easter and following the blue flashing police car, the procession made its way towards the seafront behind their banners and Guild members. The strong cold wind coming from the sea did not deter the spectators lining the streets. The sound of the drums echoed against the walls of the apartments giving us a sense of pride. At the Paseo Vista Alegre the procession wound its way towards the parish church of the Inmaculate Conception. As each Cofradia arrived at the church, the parish priest was waiting beside the illuminated paso of the Virgin. A representative from the Cofradia read a passage of the station of the Via Cruces then placed a tile in a frame to form the Shield of the Junta Mayor. This was a gift to the parish that would be placed on a wall. Our President Pilar said that the International Costaleros is a fundamental part of the Brotherhood of “El Huerto” and asked us to support the occasion which by the numbers in attendance, we certainly did. This occasion was more than a celebration of the Jubilee. It was also to show the council of Torrevieja that Semana Santa holds a special significance to the people of Torrevieja. Spain has a unique history in Europe with being a christian based country under the Romans and Visigoths. Then Spain suffered 700 years under Muslem rule and finally in the 15th century returning to christianity. Fellow costaleros in Loca, Murcia and Ubeda, Andulusia explained to me that it is the obligation for every christian to publicly declare their faith at Easter. This is why there is so much passion at the Easter week processions. The current Mayor does not agree with the Santa Semana processions. He has withdrawn support and does not participate in the parade. He is also trying to change the use of the Semana Santa Museum. Perhaps he would like to join us on the Easter Palm Monday procession, which has
thousands lining the streets, and almost all are people of all ages from Torrevieja. He could be there there to represent all Torrevejense not just the few who voted for his party. I saw my first Easter procession in 1984 which was a simple village event. Two decades later, under Torrevieja's Culture Councillor Eduadro Dolon, this has grown to a spectacular spectacle with over 2,000 people taking part and takes four hours for the floats to pass during the Friday procession. The Semana Santa Processions are also now recognised as an event of special Tourist interest in the Costa Blanca. I, like many international costaleros, responded at the personal invitation of Eduardo Dolon, Torrevieja's Culture Councillor at the time, on 8th September 2004, to become a member of the “El Huerto” and because I had seen the processions so many times, decided I wanted to be one of the Costaleros or “strong ones”. During those months before the Easter parade in 2005 we were considered something of a joke by the Spanish Television channels. Now we set the standard for the other 'costaleros'. At the first meeting, with only a few committed men the President of the Junta told us that until we got 50 men
committed to the cause, then they will not be able to pay for the conversion of the paso to be altered from wheeled version that was pushed around on a chassis, to one to be carried; at a cost of 30,000€. The second meeting we achieved the manpower target of 100 strong-men, and we have not looked back since. The paso was altered in Murcia and only came back a few days before our first carry, still needing the gold effect to be added on the base. When we saw it we all said that no way could we lift the paso let alone carry it around the hills of Torrevieja. Most of the practice with this paso happened on the carry down from the museum. On the first night we assembled behind the church in front of the cafeteria where we had our last minute instructions then our chaplan said a prayer and all of us said the Lords Prayer each in our own different languages. We then lined up by the side of the church. With special 'knocks', we lifted the paso and then began the swaying walk down the steep slope to the main road. It was then we saw the huge crowds for the first time. The paso is longer than the width of the road so we had to walk into the crowd and pivot n order to swing the paso on its axis to get into position to start at the church door. This manoeuvre is necessary at every corner on route; sometimes walking over people who would not move. The experience is emotional – a hand will touch my arm and a tear faced lady will say “gracias” - old men will doff their hats – young men with arms crossed will nod an approval - teenagers will shout “Viva El Huerto” and five year olds will gaze upwards to the paso inches away and two stories high with their mouth open. Our costaleros come from France, Germany, Norway, Ukraine, Brasil, Argentina, the UK and Ireland and there is never a problem with language and we all feel as one. I have carried it every time since 2005 but at 77 next year it is time to call it a day and I will regret not being part of it as well as being their physio. If anyone is interested in becoming one of the 'men in green', please contact David McLachlan: email@example.com. “Viva El Huerto”.
From Black Friday to Cyber Monday From Black Friday to Cyber Monday If you wondered what all the fuss was about yesterday: Black Friday, you are not alone. In essence it's a post Christmas push to build trade in time for the Christmas rush. Sales started two weeks ago, and will continue through next week with many market experts predicting that Black Friday 2016 would be the biggest ever. Black Friday follows Thanksgiving (Thursday) in the Gold Ol' USA and heralds in the holiday season, and by effect, the shopping season. And while you may have blinked and missed it yesterday, no worries, as the Austrailian's might say, because you still have ‘Cyber Monday’ to look forward to. The association of the word "black" with the start of the Christmas shopping season began in Philadelphia in the 1950s and 1960s, as the police used it to describe the heavy crowds and traffic congestion the day after Thanksgiving. As the use of the phrase picked up, retailers in the 1980s grafted a whole new meaning onto the first half of Black Friday. Their tale went like this: most merchants operated on a loss through the first 11 months, and went into profit only during the holiday season, starting with the day after Thanksgiving (the fourth Thursday of November) and leading up to Christmas. Since the old ways of accounting involved using red ink for negative amounts and
Where Black Friday is the day for big retailers, Cyber Monday has come to be seen as the small retailers’ sunshine moment. And don’t get confused by the name – Black Friday is still dominant when it comes to deals on technology, with Cyber Monday geared more towards small appliances, cutlery, kitchen gadgets, and fashion retail.
black ink for positive, for them Black Friday became the day their records were now “in the black” and no longer “in the red”, a phrase still used often. Things flipped on their head in 2011 when a bunch of shopping giants switched to a midnight opening to draw more interest, and bigger crowds. Cut to 2014 and many stores moved to 5-6pm time slot on Thanksgiving Day itself, a move that drew fire from employees who were now expected to work on a holiday. But as shopping has increasingly moved towards point-and-click, companies have started to redefine the practice. What is Cyber Monday? Thankfully, the Internet has helped in the rise of Cyber Monday – a push for shoppers to buy online.
The Internet has also contributed to Black Friday going international. What was once a largely US-consumerism event is now available to people from all around the world, since the deals reside on webpages. In the UK, Amazon imported the tradition by offering deals on its website about six years ago. Since then, other physical retailers such as John Lewis and Argos have caught on, making Black Friday the biggest day of shopping in Britain by some estimates. The shopping holiday initiative has also entered other countries, including Australia, Germany, France, South Africa, Colombia, Ireland, and New Zealand in recent years. Black Friday 2016 looks set to bigger than ever for retailers. Adobe Digital Insights predicts sales on the day of Black Friday will touch $3 billion for the first time, with the entire holiday season – measured as November 1 to December 31 by Adobe – expected to grow 11 percent year-overyear to hit $91.6 billion overall in the US itself. Time to either get out or hide away that Credit Card.
Car Hire Lefties: Couple 'forget' baby in hire car as they rush to catch a flight Some of the most unusual things left in hire cars by holidaymakers rushing to catch flights home this summer included a baby, a West Highland Terrier and a bag of sex toys. One multinational company said it often finds electronic items such as iPads and clothing, but this year was a first when a couple left their baby strapped in its car seat. "It's not every day that parents leave a child in the back of one of our cars and fortunately, in this case, it didn't take them long to realise they were missing something," said their client service director Tonica. "Our customers are often in a hurry to catch a flight or a train when returning their cars to our network of over 80 offices, so it can be quite amusing at times to see what they leave behind."
rushing back for when they realise that they need them at the Gate or to go through security. On the downside, along with having to valet each car before being handed over to the next client, there have been a few nastier surprises, such as full nappies and kids suffering from car sickness which need a little longer to clean up. Sunglasses, cell phones, the favourite teddy bear or piles of cat hair; it's all too easy to leave something behind when traveling. From the ordinary and expected to the absolutely bizarre and sometimes disgusting, car rental providers get a candid glimpse into the lives of travellers and have some shocking lost and found stories. Here are a few of the Most Outrageous Items Left In a Car Rental:
Last year, staff helped one customer get back 900â‚Ź left in the glove box, but it is still looking for the owner of a photo signed by Italian goalkeeper Buffon - and the 70-year-old man who left a thong under a car seat. In previous years, items left in vehicles and offices have included: a sleeping grandmother, an artificial leg, a box full of bullets, crutches, a police badge, dentures and a box of 12 rare eggs. Locally, Mike, from a well know family run car hire company said that they have discovered all sorts of things left in their cars, including passports, airline tickets, suitcases, sunglasses, wallets and handbags, all of which their clients have come from
of the rear row seats. When contacted, the last customer to reserve the vehicle claimed to have no knowledge of the toupee, and said it had to have belonged to one of his clients. A Glass Eye: We're looking at you, Columbo. Discovered rolling around the floorboards of an estate car in Manchester, England, the glass eye was very realistic and no children's toy. Though it raised many questions, the story behind the eye was never told as neither the most recent renter of the vehicle nor the one previous claimed this very odd item. Suitcase Full of Cash: Not suspicious. Not at all. The small suitcase, left in a rental near Heathrow Airport, was found to contain several thousand pounds in cash. Promptly returned to its owner who missed their flight in coming to retrieve it, the suitcase full of cash officially remains a mystery though there is much speculation among the rental office agents. Batman Costume: Apparently Del Boy's Batman was planning a comeback. The very odd, adult-sized batman mask was stashed inside the console of a car hire in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Toupee: Last seen driving a Renault Clio in Birmingham. The well-kept toupee was found on the arm rest
Thus, before you drop off the keys, and please do remember to do that, double check you have everything, and everyone, with you, before heading off to checkin.
Nikon Names Michigan The Top Spot For Photographing Autumn Foliage In 2016 highways to crystal-clear lakes with incredible and colourful reflections.
If you are a budding photographer, and looking to produce some stunning work over the next month, then maybe a quick trip to the USA pre-Christmas will be the perfect travel spot to capture a superb image. This week Nikon announced Michigan as this year's top spot for stunning images of fall/Autumn foliage in the USA. The results were based on thousands of submissions on Nikon's Facebook, Instagram and Twitter channels, which invited passionate photographers to submit creative and colourful fall/Autumn images of their state's most beautiful locations and landscapes. During the nationwide campaign, Nikon received more than 8,000 entries from participants across the country, as photographers who love their state contributed to a dynamic collection of America's most gorgeous Autumn landscapes from coast to coast. Images ranged from the fiery glow of the Sycamore trees of the West to the striking bright yellow Birch trees found in the serene forests of the East. "The beautiful fall colours and changing of the leaves offer Americans from all states unique opportunities to capture stunning scenes from the great outdoors," said Lisa Baxt, Associate General Manager of Communications, Nikon Inc. "After a fantastic response to last year's campaign, we were determined to once again encourage people to get
To view of all the submissions on Instagram and Twitter, search the hashtag #NikonFall followed by the state's abbreviation (e.g. #NikonFallMI). On Facebook, visit www.facebook.com/NikonUSA to view the fall foliage submissions. For tips on photographing fantastic seasonal landscapes, check out Nikon's Learn and Explore website: http://www.nikonusa.com/en/learn-andexplore/article/h7dfres5/10-tips-forshooting-autumn-foliage.html.
outside, capture, and share images that reflect both the beauty of the season and participants' state pride." Michigan earned top honours for 2016 with more than 1,600 photos submitted through various social media channels. The most remarkable photos that were shared exhibited Michigan's stunning hills, warm inviting parks and the Great Lakes contrasted against bright reds and blazing oranges. The vibrant submissions embody the goal of the program, which encouraged people to capture the best of autumn from every state. After being named top spot for fall foliage last year, New York was this year's runner up and showcased a diverse array of beautiful images spanning from Central Park to the Adirondacks. Pennsylvania and North Carolina tied for third in this year's campaign, as both states offered creative images of breathtaking landscapes, serene waterfalls, scenic beaches, and epic
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Supporting President Trump by Raymond Kearney Hillary Clinton received 1.6 million votes more than Donald Trump in the US Presidential Election but because of the delegate system (electoral votes) that they have, she lost the “Key” states. That is to say, the states that have the most delegates and so Donald Trump is the US President Elect. But all electoral systems have their strong and weak points. Those who have supported Donald Trump will have no problem in accepting a post in his cabinet or in other roles of importance but there will be many who did not support him or who were vocal in their condemnation that will have a real conflict if they are asked to now support the new administration. The American people voted for change: not the usual type of change from one party to another but this time from a succession of diplomatic politicians to a controversial and unconventional businessman. The American people were prepared to overlook Donald Trump’s human failings, weaknesses, morals and total lack of diplomacy to get a business approach to how America should be
run. To be fair and on the good side, in general, politicians reward their cronies and backers whereas businessmen appoint the most skilled people for the job they are expected to do and who put the company first. Donald Trump does not give a hoot about being Mr. Nice Guy; he doesn’t care about who he offends; if he perceives that someone stands in his way, he will attack them. After an opponent is no longer an obstacle to his goals, he seems to be prepared to forget their past opposition and capitalize on their strengths. Donald Trump wants to run the United States of America like a Fortune 500 company. If there is a trade deal that takes jobs away from the USA, he will scrap it. If another country puts forward a real win/win proposal, he will listen to it. If a country behaves in an anti-American way, he will sanction it or even attack it. If a certain group of people seem to act against American interests he will act against them. Donald Trump sees himself as the CEO of USA PLC. His company mission statement is probably to be the biggest, best and most profitable public limited company (PLC) in the world. We have seen in his campaign that he will say or do anything to achieve his goals. People everywhere
are full of doom and gloom and understandably see this upcoming Presidency as dangerous for the whole world. They wonder who could stop Mr. Trump from figuratively or actually pressing the big red button? ISIS? Theresa May? Angela Merkel? Vladimir Putin? His foreign allies and enemies have little influence on him.
There are only a few who may be able to help the world; they are those people who do accept cabinet and other important posts. They will have the most influence on him; these are the people who will be able to provide President Trump with a moral and diplomatic compass. I have a question for people with high moral standards like Mitt Romney, which would be better? Leave President Trump alone with people of dubious moral and ethical standards to implement his ideas or to accept any position of influence with him? For those of high standards, four years working with President Trump trying to smooth troubled waters could be like an eternity. Maybe this is Mitt Romney’s destiny, not to be US President himself but to be the man who helps steer the new President onto correct paths.
Do They Know It's Christmas? Recorded back on November 25th 1984 and Released on 3rd December 1984, was the charity single that would establish a benchmark for all to follow: Band Aid and Do They Know It's Christmas? / Feed The World. Written in 1984 by Bob Geldof and Midge Ure in reaction to television reports of the 1983–85 famine in Ethiopia. It entered the UK Singles Chart at number one and stayed there for five weeks, becoming the Christmas number one of 1984. The record became the fastest selling single in UK chart history, selling a million copies in the first week alone and passing 3 million on the last day of 1984, on the way to becoming the biggest selling single of all time in the UK. It held this title until 1997 when it was overtaken by Elton John's "Candle in the Wind 1997", released in tribute to Princess Diana following her death. The original version of "Do They Know It's Christmas?" has sold 3.78 million copies in the UK to date. The song was also a major success around the world, reaching number one in thirteen other countries outside the UK. In the US, the single fell short of the top ten in the Billboard Hot 100 due to a lack of airplay, but it had sold an estimated 2.5 million copies in the US by January 1985. Worldwide the single had sold 11.7 million copies by 1989. Geldof's cautious hope was that the single would raise £70,000 for Ethiopia, but in the event "Do They Know It's Christmas?" raised £8 million
within twelve months of release. The single's worldwide success in raising awareness and financial relief for the victims of the Ethiopian famine led the recording of several other charity singles in the UK and in other countries, such as "We Are the World" by USA for Africa. The song also led to various spin-off charity events, such as Comic Relief, and the Live Aid concert which would take place seven months later in July 1985. "Do They Know It's Christmas?" was re-recorded three times: in 1989, 2004, and 2014. All the rerecordings were also charity records; the 1989 and 2004 versions also provide money for famine relief, while the 2014 version was used to raise funds for the Ebola crisis in West Africa. All three of these versions also reached number one in the UK, and the 2004 version of the song was also a UK million seller, with 1.17 million copies sold.
Both a 7" (3:50) and 12" (6:16) singles were produced from the one day session, that took place at 25 November 1984, Sarm West Studios, London. The record was produced by Midge Ure and Trevor Horn (12" and 1985 reissue), the single featured on vocals: Robert "Kool" Bell (Kool & the Gang), Bono (U2), Pete Briquette (The Boomtown Rats), Adam Clayton (U2), Phil Collins (Genesis and solo artist), Chris Cross (Ultravox), Simon Crowe (The Boomtown Rats), Sarah Dallin (Bananarama), Siobhan Fahey (Bananarama), Johnny Fingers (The Boomtown Rats), Bob Geldof (The Boomtown Rats), Boy George (Culture Club), Glenn Gregory (Heaven 17), Tony Hadley (Spandau Ballet), John Keeble (Spandau Ballet), Gary Kemp (Spandau Ballet), Martin Kemp (Spandau Ballet), Simon Le Bon (Duran Duran), Marilyn, George Michael (Wham!), Jon Moss (Culture Club), Steve Norman (Spandau Ballet), Rick Parfitt (Status Quo), Nick Rhodes (Duran Duran), Francis Rossi (Status Quo), Sting (The Police), Andy Taylor (Duran Duran), James "J.T." Taylor (Kool & the Gang), John Taylor (Duran Duran), Roger Taylor (Duran Duran), Dennis Thomas (Kool & the Gang), Midge Ure (Ultravox), Martyn Ware (Heaven 17), Jody Watley, Paul Weller (The Style Council), Keren Woodward (Bananarama) and Paul Young, Additional spoken messages on B-side: Stuart Adamson, Mark Brzezicki, Tony Butler, Bruce Watson (Big Country) David Bowie, Holly Johnson (Frankie Goes to Hollywood) and Paul McCartney.
Five From Zappa For Christmas
Ray Collins, who all came up with the idea while in the studio recording other music. It is being reissued with the original 1968 mix from the master analog tape on 180-gram vinyl.
Following this month's release of three new Frank Zappa albums, the Zappa Family Trust and UMe are continuing their extensive reissue campaign by releasing five iconic works of the musical innovator on vinyl for the first time in decades: Cruising With Ruben & The Jets, Joe's Garage, Lumpy Gravy, Weasels Ripped My Flesh and We're Only In It For The Money. The albums spanning Zappa's incredibly fertile late '60s-late '70s period will be pressed on 180-gram vinyl and available December 9. All albums are available for preorder now:
This year marks the 50th anniversary of Zappa's first release, the Mothers of Invention's debut album Freak Out!, and to celebrate the Zappa Family Trust and UMe are steadily reissuing the cultural icon's catalog and rarities from his famed vault on CD, LP and digitally as part of a long-term licensing agreement. The five vinyl releases follow new albums Meat Light (The Uncle Meat Project/Object Audio Documentary) Little Dots and Chicago '78, released earlier this month, and several other exciting projects. The 50th anniversary of Zappa's first single "How Could I Be Such A Fool" is also being celebrated with a limited edition pink vinyl 7-inch for Record Store Day's Black Friday on November 25. The flipside will feature "Help I'm A Rock (3rd Movement: It Can't Happen Here)."mThe five albums represent some of Zappa and his cohorts' most challenging, exhilarating and groundbreaking work: Zappa's first solo album, Lumpy Gravy is the work of Zappa the composer. Recorded at Capitol Studios in 1967 by legendary producer Nick Venet, Zappa's compositions were performed by the 50-piece Abnuceals Emuukha Electric Symphony Orchestra, which included several musicians from the legendary Wrecking Crew. Armed with the session tapes and a
razor blade, Zappa sat in his New York City apartment and pieced together a masterwork that included the use of tape collages, dialogue, parody, musique concrete and DADAist tendencies. The self-produced album became one of his personal favourites. The LP will be pressed on 180-gram vinyl from a pristine 1968 analog safety tape found in Zappa's vault. In the top 300 of Rolling Stone's 500 greatest albums, We're Only In It for the Money is a scathing satire of right-versus-left politics that's as fresh in today's charged political atmosphere as it was upon release in 1968. In part a parody of Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, the album pits the hippies against the squares, skewering them equally, as pawns held sway by corporate sellouts catering to the masses in the name of profit. The restored original 1968 mix is pressed on 180-gram vinyl from FZ's approved Digital Master. Cruising with Ruben & The Jets is the fourth Mothers of Invention album. Released at the end of 1968, the concept album was written in the style of 1950s doo-wop and classic R&B, a childhood love of Zappa's and members of the band, including singer
Weasels Ripped My Flesh is the last album of recordings made by the original Mothers of Invention lineup released after it was disbanded by Zappa. The group, which included a horn section, made the blend of studio and live experimental and traditional tracks from 1967-69. Weasels Ripped My Flesh, released in 1970, provides a fascinating look at the group's range and diversity of influences, from avantgarde tracks like "Didja Get Any Onya" to the straightup R&B of their cover of Little Richard's "Directly From My Heart to You." In an interesting historical footnote, Lowell George makes an appearance here with the band previous to forming Little Feat with bass player Roy Estrada. Conceptually and musically as challenging as anything Zappa released in the 1970s, three-act rock opera Joe's Garage was released as two separate packages in 1979 (the new release arrives as a threeLP set). Zappa described the dystopian tale as "a stupid little story about how the government is going to do away with music." The rock opera proved prophetic years later when the government began to examine ways to limit the spread of explicit content in music. The song cycle, conceived over a weekend, tells the story of a young rock 'n' roller who's thrown into prison and released into a world turned upside down by evil corporate, political and religious forces who've outlawed music. Zappa used the practice of "xenochrony" to record parts of the album, taking previously cut live guitar solos and overdubbing them onto new studio tracks. This 2016 vinyl edition is mastered in all analog by Bernie Grundman using the 1979 1/4" safety master tapes from The Vault.
A Capitol Christmas
In honour of Capitol Records' 75th anniversary, A Capitol Christmas presents some of the most cherished holiday classics from Capitol's vast catalog and legendary artists. Available now digitally, on CD and as a double LP housed in a gatefold package, the 24-track album brings together beloved Christmas songs from Frank Sinatra, Nat King Cole, Ella Fitzgerald, Dean Martin, Peggy Lee, Bing Crosby and many more. Liner notes by compilation producer Jay Landers tell the story of each song in beautiful detail. The historic Capitol Records Tree will light up tonight at sundown for the 58th time, signifying the start of the holiday season in Hollywood. Designed by Ollsen Lighting and featuring more than 4,373 bulbs, the tree has been a part of the Hollywood skyline each December since 1958. A timeless collection of some of the biggest songs and artists in the holiday canon, A Capitol Christmas is sure to get listeners in the mood for the holidays and serve as the perfect soundtrack to their yuletide festivities all season long. Fittingly, the album opens with Capitol's first homegrown superstar, Nat King Cole, and his stereophonic version of "The Christmas Song," arranged by Ralph Carmichael in 1961. It is bookended with a splendid rendition of Cole's ubiquitous seasonal standard featuring the 1999 virtual duet with his daughter, Natalie Cole. Cole's jazz combo the Nat King Cole Trio is included with the novelty tune "All I Want For Christmas (Is My Two Front Teeth)." It's impossible to overstate the importance of Frank Sinatra to Capitol Records and he is showcased on the album with the exquisite "The Christmas Waltz" and "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas," considered the definitive version of the three he recorded. Both songs were originally released on his 1957 holiday album, A Jolly Christmas From Frank Sinatra. Fellow Rat Packer Dean Martin delivers his trademark croon
on evergreens "Winter Wonderland" and "I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm." Having recorded a dozen holiday themed albums, Bing Crosby became synonymous with Christmas. His Christmas single for Capitol, "Do You Hear What I Hear," a call and response arrangement with the Ralph Carmichael Singers, became a worldwide hit. Singer, songwriter and actress Peggy Lee spent an illustrious 30 years on Capitol and the selections of hers span her tenure at the label. The gentle "A Christmas Spell," arranged by her then-husband and frequent collaborator, guitarist Dave Barbour, was originally released as a single in 1949. "Like A Sleighride," Lee's jazzy adaptation of "Jingle Bells," is from her sumptuous 1960 holiday album, Christmas Carousel. No holiday collection would be complete without the seductive duet, "Baby, It's Cold Outside," of which continues to be recorded by scores of artists year after year. The version here features Capitol Records co-founder Johnny Mercer, the world-class songwriter and recording artist, along with Margaret Whiting. Mercer's swinging "Santa Claus Is Coming To Town" from 1947 shows off his croon alongside the vocal stylings of the Pied Pipers. Whiting also makes another duet appearance, this time alongside singing cowboy star Jimmy Wakely on the sterling "Silver Bells." In 1967, The First Lady Of Song Ella Fitzgerald recorded a collection of non-secular standards for
15 Capitol, Ella Fitzgerald's Christmas, arranged and conducted by Ralph Carmichael. Her soaring versions of "The First Noel" and "Away In A Manger" are both included. A Capitol Christmas features many other delightful holiday tunes including Nancy Wilson's symphonic "What Are You Doing New Year's Eve?," Lou Rawls' soulful "Merry Christmas, Baby," Jackie Gleason's orchestral instrumentals of "Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!" and "I'll Be Home For Christmas," and Bob Atcher's tropical-tinged "Christmas Island," among several others. A Capitol Christmas Track Listing 1. The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas To You) - Nat King Cole 2. The Christmas Waltz - Frank Sinatra 3. Winter Wonderland - Dean Martin 4. I Like A Sleighride (Jingle Bells) - Peggy Lee 5. Baby, It's Cold Outside - Margaret Whiting & Johnny Mercer 6. Christmas Island - The Dinning Sisters with Bob Atcher 7. The First Noel - Ella Fitzgerald 8. White Christmas - Jo Stafford 9. What Are You Doing New Year's Eve? - Nancy Wilson 10. Merry Christmas, Baby - Lou Rawls 11. Silver Bells - Margaret Whiting & Jimmy Wakely 12. Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! - Jackie Gleason 13. Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas - Frank Sinatra 14. I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm - Dean Martin 15. Santa Claus Is Coming To Town - Johnny Mercer 16. The Christmas Spell - Peggy Lee 17. (All I Want For Christmas Is) My Two Front Teeth Nat King Cole and His Trio 18. (Everybody's Waitin' For) The Man With The Bag Kay Starr 19. I'll Be Home For Christmas - Jackie Gleason 20. I'd Like You For Christmas - Julie London 21. The Merriest - June Christy 22. Away In A Manger - Ella Fitzgerald 23. Do You Hear What I Hear? - Bing Crosby 24. The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas To You) - Nat King Cole & Natalie Cole
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Backstage Interview with The Streeters A Band from the Streets of Murcia originally formed to busk on the streets of Murica – now one of the Costas favourite and well known bands. Q. Who are you and what do you do? We are The Streeters. We are a 3 piece onstage
live band (Oscar, Sergio & Austin) that were originally formed on the streets of Murcia busking, which is how we got our name …. We take the music from The Streets to the bars in our own style … we are buskers with attitude and Lasers !!! Q. How did you start in the business? The Streeters were formed by various members of other groups who had a few days free one Christmas so we took to the streets to earn some money disaster of Chernobyl dimensions hahaha! Q. What would you be doing if you were not an entertainer? Oscar always fancied himself as a gigolo, Sergio a model for Airfix and Austin a world famous mathematician Q. As entertainers who has been your biggest influence? Anybody that plays good music that we can manipulate and put it through our filter and make it sound good … from The Wurzels to Bob Marley Q. Do you ever get nervous or have you suffered stage fright? No we have between us played so many shows 100s it is, something that has never bothered us … . We thrive off the public Q. What was your best moment? Many great moments … we love sharing the stage with people – we often invite other musicians and acts - you never know what can happen … sometimes it is sweet music, the next time a
Q. What has been your worst moment? None really apart from going to visit the King of the Street Heads house and him not having any Chocolate Hob Nobs!!! (King of Street Heads is The Streeters No 1 fan) Q. What’s the best piece of advice you have received or would give someone starting out in the business? Never enter any competition where they will use and abuse you weekly to then at the end after weeks of personal expense…. award you an egg cup !!!!!!!!!!!! Q. Any little anecdotes or interesting stories? (perhaps not wise to name names) We often play at a nudist beach in Almeria and Sergio says that he once saw the rare and not often seen Golden Cockwomble !!!!! Austin various times has climbed up things and on to things and nearly been decapitated by unseen ceiling Fans.
After Hours at Papillon Bar/Restaurante Tell us about yourselves My name is Andrea and I am originally from Germany. I own and run Papillon Bar & Restaurant along with my lovely staff. I have lived in Spain for 29 years. This is the third bar/restaurant I have had and, great as it has been, it will definitely be my last. Before I did all this I used to do translating for the police; Spanish – English – German. What made you open a bar? Well, apart from doing the translating, I reckon I can’t do anything else, not on a long-term basis anyway. I guess you can say I am addicted to hard work… and you certainly get plenty of that in this trade. Where did the inspiration for the name come from? “Papillon” is a lovely word, it is French for ‘butterfly’. It just sort of flew to me… apologies for the pun, but the name just came into my head and I liked it so that is what we became. We are informally known as ‘the Most International bar’ as our clients are from so many different parts of the world. I suppose it helps that I speak a number of languages. Apart from German, English and Spanish I get by in a few others,
including Dutch, Norwegian.
Who does the cooking? And how would you describe your style? I do most of the cooking. I like to prepare home-made dishes. I am talking mainly English, German and Spanish, although with the cosmopolitan nature of our clientele there are often other influences thrown into the mix. Thankfully they seem to appreciate the variety. What’s your favourite dish on the menu? Being from Germany I love schnitzel and we have a ‘schnitzel day’ each week. I also have a taste for good old English style fish- in- batter and
Favourite day of the week? I mentioned schnitzel day. This is on a Wednesday so I always look forward to that. I also like our music nights as I love all sorts of music, especially when it is live. In the winter that is normally Fridays and Saturdays.
We were together for a long time and although it didn’t work out in the end we are still friends to this day. Another amusing story is of a lady, I’m not sure of her nationality but we spoke in English, and she asked me what was the German word for ‘peace’, as in ‘peace after war’. I told her it was ‘Frieden’. Her next question was “So how do you say mushy peas?”
Any interesting tales? A few years ago we had a British man who came in regularly and all the other customers used to remark on how exceptionally grumpy he was. However he was not grumpy with me.
You can book a table at Papillon Bar & Restaurant by calling 677 063 390 or check out their page on whatsoncostablanca.com to find out what they have going on when and see their menus.
chips and this is included on our menu.
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Coastrider Gig Guide RedStrokes
Sat 26 Nov
5:00pm Danny Ray Maggie O'Brian's, Campoverde 8:00pm Lynden B Park Inn, Quesada 8:30pm Duo Zodiac Hotel Helios, Benidorm 8:30pm Dan Davy Fuegos, La Fuente 8:30pm Tony Capaldi Sports Bar, Torretas 2 9:00pm Rain O'Connor Spanglish, Balsicas 9:00pm Roz McQuillan the New Porterhouse, Altos Del Limonar 10:00pm Snowblind Slieven's Irish Bar, Cabo Roig
3:00pm Lynden B Marabou Lounge, Dona Pepa 7:30pm Terry Hart L & A Familia, La Florida 8:00pm Rob Roberts La Manzana Sidreria, Dona Pepa 8:30pm Shanie Vaughan Sports Bar, Playa Flamenca 8:30pm Andy Winwood Laurel's Restaurant, Quesada 8:30pm Samantha Curtis Carmen's Bar & Restaurant, El Chaparral 9:00pm David John Cafe Uno, Catral 9:00pm Tony Capaldi Bar Papillon, Torreta 2 9:00pm Chloe Leigh Spanglish, Balsicas 9:00pm Richie C Inn at the Green, Entre Naranjos 9:00pm Lynden B Orange Bar, Entre Naranjos 9:00pm Terry Jay Hillside, La Marina 9:30pm Roz McQuillan Alioth, Playa Flamenca 10:00pm Snowblind Slieven's Irish Bar, Cabo Roig
Thu 1 Dec 8:00pm Samantha Curtis Park Inn, Quesada 9:00pm Duo Zodiac Hotel Rio Park, Benidorm 10:00pm Chloe Leigh Lansdowne, Playa Flamenca 10:00pm Andy Winwood The Kvikk Baren, Torre La Mata Fri 2 Dec
Sun 27 Nov 2:00pm Terry Hart Sunrise, Playa Flamenca 5:00pm Andy Winwood Bar Esquina, Quesada 5:00pm Lynden B Casa Ventura, San Luis 6:00pm Tony Capaldi Cafe De Toppers, Benijofar 9:00pm Shanie Vaughan The New Porterhouse, Altos del Limonar 9:30pm Roxy Alfie's Bar, Lomas Cabo Roig 10:00pm Rain O'Connor Gogarty's, La Zenia 11:00pm Drew Clark - The Trinty, Cabo Roig Mon 28 Nov 1:00pm Terry Hart Alfie's Place, La Zenia 7:00pm Roz McQuillan St. James Gate, Torreta 2 9:00pm Lynden B The Arches Cafe Bar, Los
Alcazares 9:30pm Duo Zodiac Rio Connection Bar, Benidorm 10:30pm Martin Kay Cabaroke Celtic Drop, Playa Flamenca 11:00pm Drew Clark - The Trinty, Cabo Roig Tue 29 Nov 5:00pm Lynden B Washington Bar, San Luis 9:30pm Martin Kay Cabaroke Pablo's, Playa Flamenca 10:30pm Duo Zodiac Tower Lounge, Benidorm Wed 30 Nov 5:00pm Andy Winwood Izzy's Bar, Torreta 2
7:30pm Saxy Johan Restaurant Panache, Cabo Roig 8:30pm Dave the Hat Park Inn, Quesada 9:00pm Rob Roberts Quesada Country Club 9:00pm Roz McQuillan Durty Nelly's, Torrevieja 9:00pm Tony Capaldi Timo & Treff's Bistro, Playa Flamenca 9:00pm Terry Hart Busters Bar, Playa Flamenca 9:00pm Sharni Cooper Rusty's, Benitachell 9:00pm Shanie Vaughan The New Porterhouse, Altos Del Limonar 9:00pm Bee - Rusty Nail, Campoverde 9:00pm Drew Clark - Princess Lounge, Punta Prima 11:00pm Martin Kay Cabaroke New Priory, El Galan Acts and Artists: would you like to see your gigs promoted in the gig guide? Contact Artists Direct at: firstname.lastname@example.org or 966784456
Children In Need 2016
People from across the UK have come together once again to raise a phenomenal £46,624,259 for BBC Children in Need. Live on BBC One and Two from 7.30pm on Friday until the early hours of Saturday morning, the 2016 Appeal show marked the crescendo of this year’s fundraising activities for BBC Children in Need with a special night of family entertainment to help raise money for disadvantaged children and young people in the UK.
The Children In Need live appeal show raised nearly £47 million as the show paid tribute to the late Sir Terry Wogan. Presenter Rochelle Humes said that Sir Terry would have been "proud" of the "absolutely incredible" amount raised on the first appeal night since his death. The much loved broadcaster hosted the annual charity event for 35 years until 2015 when he was forced to pull out due to poor health. He passed away in January. Friday's star-studded event raised £46,624,259 - a huge rise on last year's £37.1 million.
Announcing the sum, Mrs Humes said: "That's absolutely incredible and I just know how proud Sir Terry would have been." In tribute to Sir Terry, his son Mark gave out the first Sir Terry Wogan Fundraiser of the Year Award. Mark told the audience: "It was his favourite night of the year, mainly because the money raised tonight and through the year actually made a difference to people, that's why he loved it." The first winner of the prize was Lauchlan Muir from West Lothian, who raises money by being a human statue. Mark said: "Dad always said Children In Need was the thing he was most proud of in his entire career. He said he was just one player in a massive team and that you at home were the real stars. "It was always about helping the children, for him."
Luftikid: Safety Seat for Kids
Kickstarter is full of great new ideas that the inventors and investors hope will become reality. One of those that caught our eye is the Luftikid; the first inflatable child passenger safety airbag, that's flexible and scalable to use for car, air and bus and ECE Certified. But time is short to fund development and the project will only be funded if at least €25,000 is pledged by Monday, Dec 19, 2016. Luftikid is made in Germany and is practical and portable, providing a child safety solution that can easily be inflated and installed whenever needed. Weighing only a kilo, or two pounds, and measuring 14 x 10 inches, there's no reason to travel without it if you have children aged between 7 months and 7 years old. It inflates in just 30 seconds. The company have been very thorough in managing the Luftikid design and development processes. It took several years to set and finalize the first products and they successfully passed the crash test to obtain the European ECE R44*04 certification Their enthusiastic team of Pierre, Tess, Dori, Bernadette, Martine, Jean Louis, and Sébastien have worked hard over the last six months to prepare the Luftikid launch on Kickstater as well as on production and logistics with the first 250 units already in production and ready for investors. They said: “Thank you so much for your support in making Luftikid available for the safety of our precious children.” Find out more at: http://www.luftikid.co.
26th November Channel 07:00 Breakfast
07:00 The Las Vegas Story
11:00 Saturday Kitchen Live
12:30 James Martin: Home Comforts 13:00 Football Focus
08:25 Underwater! (1955) 10:00 Natural World
14:00 BBC News; Weather
11:00 Secret Britain
14:15 Live Snooker: UK Cham-
12:00 Homes Under the Ham-
Rugby Union 17:30 Final Score 18:20 Celebrity Mastermind
13:00 The Good Cook 13:30 The Best Dishes Ever 14:00 Hairy Bikers' Best of Bri-
18:50 BBC News
19:00 BBC Regional News;
19:10 Pointless Celebrities 20:00 Strictly Come Dancing 21:10 Michael McIntyre's Big
20:30 International Rugby
23:00 The National Lottery
21:30 Sold! Inside the World's
Biggest Auction House
23:10 BBC News; Weather 23:30 Match of the Day 23:30 National Lottery Up-
22:30 The Brits Who Designed the Modern World
23:30 Jazzie B's 1980s: From
00:50 The NFL Show
Dole To Soul
07:00 Are You Smarter Than a 10 Year Old? 08:00 Ashley Banjo's Secret Street Crew 09:00 Game Changers 09:30 Premier League World 10:00 The Fantasy Football Club 11:00 Soccer AM 12:30 The F1 Show 13:00 Futurama 14:30 Modern Family 17:00 Harry Hill's Tea-Time 17:30 Yonderland 18:00 Supergirl 19:00 The Flash 20:00 The Simpsons 20:30 The Simpsons 21:00 Landscape Artist of the Year 22:00 A League of Their Own 23:00 An Idiot Abroad
01:30 Northern Soul: Living for the Weekend 02:30 Top of the Pops: 1982 03:05 Top of the Pops: 1982 03:45 Classic Soul at the BBC 04:45 Close 20:00 India's Frontier Railways 21:00 Britain's Lost Waterlands: Escape to Swallows and Amazons Country 22:00 Modus (N) 22:45 Modus 23:30 Horizon
07:00 Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kids 07:10 Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kids 07:20 Dino Dan: Trek's Adventures 07:35 Signed Stories 07:40 Thunderbirds Are Go 08:00 Super 4 08:15 Oddbods 08:25 Scrambled! 08:30 Nerds & Monsters 08:50 Horrid Henry 09:10 Looped 09:30 Be Cool, Scooby-Doo! 10:05 Adventure Time 10:25 ITV News 10:30 Murder, She Wrote 11:25 Murder, She Wrote 12:20 Wild Australia with Ray Mears 12:50 Cash Trapped 13:50 ITV News and Weather 13:59 ITV London Weather 14:00 This Time Next Year 15:00 50 Greatest Harry Potter Moments 17:00 Thunderbirds Are Go 17:30 Fantastic Beasts And JK Rowling's Wizarding World 18:30 ITV News London 18:30 ITV London Weather 18:45 ITV News and Weather 19:00 Tipping Point: Lucky Stars 20:00 Meet the Parents 21:00 The X Factor 22:50 I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! 23:50 ITV News and Weather
07:10 Gillette World Sport
01:20 Family Guy 01:50 American Dad! 02:50 Bordertown 03:20 Totally Bonkers Guinness World Records 03:45 Teleshopping 06:45 ITV2 Nightscreen 07:00 Emmerdale 09:25 Coronation Street 12:20 I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! 13:50 Step Up 3 (2010) 16:00 The Waterboy (1998) 17:55 I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! 19:25 The Mummy (1999) 21:45 Scorpion 22:50 The Xtra Factor 23:20 Family Guy 23:50 I'm a Celebrity: Extra Camp
00:00 Midsomer Murders
07:40 Triathlon 08:05 The Grid 08:30 Frasier 08:55 Frasier 09:25 Murray Walker Meets Jenson Button 10:00 The Morning Line 10:55 Live Formula 1 12:25 Lee McKenzie Meets Mark Webber 12:55 Live Formula 1 15:30 Channel 4 Racing 17:10 Jamie's Super Food 17:40 Location, Location, Location 18:40 A Place in the Sun: Winter Sun 19:35 Channel 4 News 20:00 China: Between Clouds and Dreams 21:00 Britain at Low Tide 22:00 Fast & Furious 6 (2013)
02:05 Wycliffe 03:05 ITV3 Nightscreen 03:30 Teleshopping 07:00 Judge Judy 07:20 Where the Heart Is 08:10 Where the Heart Is 09:10 Forever Young (1992) 11:15 Columbo: Playback 12:50 Agatha Christie's Marple 14:50 Midsomer Murders 16:55 Midsomer Murders 18:55 Midsomer Murders 21:00 Doc Martin 22:00 Endeavour
CHANNEL 07:00 Milkshake! Monkey 07:05 Milkshake! Bop Box 07:10 Peppa Pig 07:15 Angelina Ballerina 07:25 Bob the Builder 07:40 Wanda and the Alien 07:50 Zack and Quack 08:00 Seaside Antics 08:05 Fireman Sam 08:15 Pip Ahoy! 08:30 Little Princess 08:50 Paw Patrol 09:10 Blaze and the Monster Machines 09:40 Noddy in Toyland 09:50 Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom 10:00 Shimmer and Shine 10:30 Peppa Pig 10:50 Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom 11:05 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 11:40 Funniest Fails, Falls & Flops 12:05 House Doctor 13:10 A Puppy for Christmas 14:55 Wishin' and Hopin' at Christmas (2014) 16:35 Guess Who's Coming to Christmas (2013) 18:25 Finding Mrs Claus 20:10 NCIS 21:00 NCIS: New Orleans 21:55 5 News Weekend 22:00 Football on 5: The Championship 23:00 Football on 5: Goal Rush 23:25 The Freddie Mercury Story: Who Wants to Live Forever?
00:00 Eraser (1996) 02:15 Car Crash Global 03:15 Hell on Wheels 04:00 Teleshopping 07:00 Sporting Funnies 07:10 Motorsport UK 08:10 Bundesliga Football Highlights 09:10 Macau Grand Prix 10:10 The Car Chasers 10:45 Storage Wars 11:10 Storage Wars 11:40 Cash Cowboys 12:40 Cash Cowboys 13:45 Live Darts: Players Championship 18:00 Fishing Impossible 19:00 Storage Wars 19:30 Storage Wars 20:00 Live Darts: Players Championship
The CoastRider - Edition 607 - November 26th 2016
27th November Channel
01:20 Shifty (2008) 02:45 Weather for the Week Ahead 02:50 BBC News 07:00 Breakfast 08:35 Match of the Day 10:00 The Andrew Marr Show 11:00 Fern Britton Meets (N) 12:00 Sunday Politics 13:15 Bargain Hunt 14:00 BBC News 14:10 Weather for the Week Ahead 14:15 Enchanted (2007) 15:55 Flog It! 16:35 Escape to the Country 17:20 Planet Earth II 18:20 Songs of Praise 18:55 BBC News 19:10 BBC Regional News; Weather 19:20 Countryfile 20:20 Strictly Come Dancing 21:00 Planet Earth II 22:00 My Mother and Other Strangers 23:00 BBC News 23:20 BBC Regional News; Weather 23:30 Match of the Day 2
00:30 Snooker: UK Championship 01:20 Snooker: UK Championship Extra 03:20 Love (2011) 04:40 This Is BBC Two 07:00 The A to Z of TV Gardening 07:45 Big Dreams Small Spaces 08:45 Life in a Cottage Garden with Carol Klein 09:15 Carol Klein's Plant Odysseys 09:45 Countryfile 10:45 Saturday Kitchen Best Bites 12:15 International Rugby Union 13:15 MOTD2 Extra 14:00 Live Snooker: UK Championship 19:10 Deep Impact (1998) 21:00 The Mayflower Pilgrims: Behind the Myth 22:00 Whites v Blacks: How Football Changed a Nation 23:00 Black Is the New Black 23:30 QI XL
00:10 Carry On Henry (1971) 01:50 Jackpot247 04:00 Murder, She Wrote 04:50 ITV Nightscreen 07:00 Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kids 07:20 Dino Dan 07:45 Sooty 07:55 Signed Stories 08:00 Super 4 08:15 Oddbods 08:25 Scrambled! 08:30 Nerds & Monsters 08:50 Horrid Henry 09:10 Looped 09:30 Thunderbirds Are Go 10:05 Adventure Time 10:25 ITV News 10:30 Bear Grylls Survival School 11:00 Peston on Sunday 12:00 Gino's Italian Escape 12:30 Let's Do Christmas with Gino & Mel 13:30 ITV News and Weather 13:40 Best Walks with a View with Julia Bradbury 14:10 The X Factor 16:00 Midsomer Murders 18:00 Tipping Point 19:00 ITV News London 19:10 ITV News and Weather 19:30 Off Their Rockers 20:00 The Next Great Magician 21:00 The X Factor 22:00 I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! 23:30 ITV News and Weather 23:45 Peston on Sunday
00:40 Speed (1994) 02:45 Hollyoaks 04:50 George Clarke's Amazing Spaces 05:45 Kirstie's Fill Your House for Free 05:50 The Common Denominator 06:20 Deal or No Deal 07:10 FIA World Endurance Championship 07:35 Le Mans Classic 08:05 Everybody Loves Raymond 09:00 Frasier 10:00 Sunday Brunch 13:00 Live Formula 1 17:40 Guy Martin's Wall of Death: Behind the Scenes 18:40 A Place in the Sun: Winter Sun 19:40 Channel 4 News 20:00 The Secret Life of the Zoo 21:00 Escape to the Chateau (N) 22:00 Humans 23:00 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown
01:15 SuperCasino 04:10 Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways 05:00 Ben Fogle: New Lives in the Wild 05:50 House Doctor 06:40 Angels of Jarm 06:50 Roary the Racing Car 07:00 Milkshake! 07:10 Peppa Pig 07:15 Angelina Ballerina 07:25 Bob the Builder 07:40 Wanda and the Alien 07:50 Zack and Quack 08:00 Seaside Antics 08:05 Fireman Sam 08:15 Pip Ahoy! 08:30 Little Princess 08:45 Paw Patrol 09:05 Blaze and the Monster Machines 09:30 Noddy in Toyland 09:45 Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom 10:00 Shimmer and Shine 10:25 Peppa Pig 10:45 Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom 10:55 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 11:30 Football on 5 13:00 The Gadget Show 14:00 Twelve Trees of Christmas (2013) 15:40 Once Upon A Christmas 17:25 Annie Claus Is Coming to Town (2011) 19:10 Santa Who? (2000) 21:00 Ice Road Truckers 21:55 5 News Weekend 22:00 Saving Private Ryan
00:00 Harry Hill's Tea-Time 00:30 A League of Their Own 01:00 Hawaii Five-0 02:00 Arrow 03:00 Stan Lee's Lucky Man 04:00 Nothing to Declare 05:00 Border Security: Canada's Front Line 06:00 Road Wars 07:00 Hour of Power 08:00 Futurama 10:00 Supergirl 11:00 The Flash 12:00 WWE: Raw 13:00 Drone Racing League 14:00 Futurama 15:30 Modern Family 18:00 The Simpsons 19:00 Harry Hill's Tea-Time 19:30 Yonderland 20:00 The Simpsons 21:00 A League of Their Own 22:00 An Idiot Abroad 23:00 The Force: Essex
00:30 Classic Soul at the BBC
00:50 Family Guy 01:50 American Dad! 02:50 Bordertown 03:20 Totally Bonkers Guinness World Records 03:45 Teleshopping 06:45 ITV2 Nightscreen 07:00 The Hot Desk 07:10 Emmerdale 09:30 Coronation Street 12:20 The X Factor 14:10 I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! 15:15 The Hot Desk 15:30 Catchphrase 16:30 You've Been Framed! 17:00 The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor (2008) 19:05 I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! 20:10 The Waterboy (1998) 22:00 The Xtra Factor 23:00 Family Guy 23:30 I'm a Celebrity: Extra Camp
00:00 Midsomer Murders
00:00 Eraser (1996)
02:15 Car Crash Global
03:05 ITV3 Nightscreen
03:15 Hell on Wheels
07:00 Movies Now
07:00 The Professionals
08:00 Fifth Gear
01:30 Northern Soul: Living for the Weekend 02:30 Top of the Pops: 1982 03:05 Top of the Pops: 1982 03:45 Classic Soul at the BBC 04:45 Close 20:00 Virtuoso Violinists at the BBC 21:00 Classic Albums 22:00 World War Two: 1945 & the Wheelchair President 23:30 Storyville
09:05 Heartbeat 11:05 Agatha Christie's Marple 13:05 A Touch of Frost 15:05 Columbo: A Case of Im-
09:00 The Classic Car Show 09:55 The Big Fish Off 10:55 Pawn Stars 11:50 Pawn Stars 12:50 Cash Cowboys 13:45 Live Darts: Players
16:45 Calamity Jane (1953)
18:00 Pawn Stars
18:50 Inspector Morse
19:00 Pawn Stars
20:00 Live Darts: Players
23:00 Midsomer Murders
28th November Channel 01:15 Citizen Khan 01:45 Weather for the Week Ahead 01:50 BBC News 07:00 Breakfast 10:15 The Big Food Rescue (N) 11:00 Homes Under the Hammer 12:00 The Secret Life of the Hospital Bed 12:45 Rip Off Britain: Food 13:15 Bargain Hunt 14:00 BBC News at One; Weather 14:30 BBC Regional News and Weather 14:45 Doctors 15:15 The Coroner 16:00 Think Tank 16:45 Escape to the Country 17:30 Flog It! 18:15 Pointless 19:00 BBC News at Six; Weather 19:30 BBC Regional News and Weather 20:00 The One Show 20:30 Fake Britain 21:00 EastEnders 21:30 Panorama 22:00 The Last Miners 23:00 BBC News at Ten 23:30 BBC Regional News and Weather 23:45 Walliams & Friend
00:15 Snooker: UK Cham-
00:00 The Force: Manchester 01:00 Strike Back 03:00 DC's Legends of Tomorrow 04:00 Nothing to Declare 05:00 Border Security: Canada's Front Line 06:00 Road Wars 07:00 Hawaii Five-0 09:00 RSPCA Animal Rescue 10:00 Zoo Tales 11:00 Monkey Life 12:00 Police Force: Australia 13:00 All Aboard: East Coast Trains 14:00 Hawaii Five-0 16:00 Modern Family 17:00 A Town Called Eureka 18:00 The Simpsons 18:30 Futurama 19:30 The Simpsons 21:00 Supergirl 22:00 Trollied 22:30 A League of Their Own 23:00 Prison: First and Last 24 Hours
00:30 FKA twigs
pionship 01:05 Snooker: UK Championship Extra 03:05 Countryfile 04:00 Holby City 05:00 This Is BBC Two 07:15 My Life in Books 07:45 The Secret Life of the Hospital Bed 08:30 Junior Bake Off 09:00 DIY SOS 10:00 Victoria Derbyshire 12:00 BBC Newsroom Live 13:00 Daily Politics 14:00
Championship 19:00 Eggheads 19:30 Strictly Come Dancing It Takes Two 20:00
Road Trip 21:00 University Challenge 21:30 Only Connect 22:00 Back in Time for Brixton 23:00 Two Doors Down 23:30 Newsnight
01:00 Monkey Planet 02:00 Tails You Win: The Science of Chance 03:00 Wild Burma: Nature's Lost Kingdom 04:00 A Timewatch Guide 05:00 Close 20:00 World News Today 20:00 Weather 20:30 Railway Walks with Julia Bradbury 21:00 Monkey Planet 22:00 The Joy of Data 23:00
Women Who Saved the NHS
00:45 Premiership Rugby Union 01:40 Jackpot247 04:00 Motorsport UK 04:50 ITV Nightscreen 06:05 The Jeremy Kyle Show 07:00 Good Morning Britain 09:30 Lorraine 10:25 The Jeremy Kyle Show 11:30 This Morning 13:30 Loose Women 14:30 ITV Lunchtime News 14:55 ITV News London 15:00 Judge Rinder 16:00 Tenable 17:00 Tipping Point 18:00 The Chase 19:00 ITV News London 19:30 ITV Evening News 20:00 Emmerdale 20:30 Coronation Street 21:00 The Martin Lewis Money Show 21:30 I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! 23:00 ITV News at Ten 23:30 ITV News London 23:45 The Agenda
00:05 Jon Richardson: Nidiot 01:05 The Last Leg 02:10 Beyond the Hills (2012) 04:45 Formula 1 05:40 Kirstie's Vintage Gems 06:00 George Clarke's Amazing Spaces 06:55 Salvage SOS 07:45 The King of Queens 09:00 Everybody Loves Raymond 10:00 Frasier 11:30 Jamie's Super Food 12:00 A Place in the Sun: Summer Sun 13:00 Channel 4 News Summary 13:05 Come Dine with Me 14:10 Deal or No Deal 15:10 Countdown 16:00 Coast vs Country 17:00 A Place in the Sun: Winter Sun 18:00 Four in a Bed 18:30 Come Dine with Me 19:00 The Simpsons 19:30 Hollyoaks 20:00 Channel 4 News 21:00 Supershoppers 21:30 Tricks of the Restaurant Trade 22:00 Our Guy in China 23:00 First Dates
01:20 Flight of the Phoenix 03:15 SuperCasino 05:00 Tattoo Disasters UK 05:50 House Doctor 06:40 Angels of Jarm 06:50 Roary the Racing Car 07:00 Toby's Travelling Circus 07:10 Lily's Driftwood Bay 07:20 Fireman Sam 07:30 Peppa Pig 07:40 Bob the Builder 07:50 Little Princess 08:05 Pip Ahoy! 08:20 Thomas & Friends 08:35 Noddy 08:50 Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom 09:00 Wissper 09:15 Peppa Pig 09:35 Paw Patrol 09:45 Toot the Tiny Tugboat 10:00 Bananas in Pyjamas 10:15 The Wright Stuff 12:30 Twelve Trees of Christmas (2013) 14:10 5 News Lunchtime 14:15 Home and Away 14:45 Neighbours 15:15 NCIS: New Orleans 16:15 A Fairytale Christmas 18:00 5 News at 5 18:30 Neighbours 19:00 Home and Away 19:30 5 News Tonight 20:00 Tour de Celeb (N) 20:00 5 News Update 21:00 All New Traffic Cops 21:00 5 News Update 22:00 MPs: Behind Closed Doors 23:00 Gangland
00:30 Family Guy 01:30 American Dad! 02:30 The Cleveland Show 03:25 Teleshopping 06:55 ITV2 Nightscreen 07:00 Dinner Date 07:50 The Ellen DeGeneres 08:35 Emmerdale 09:05 Coronation Street 10:05 Psych 10:55 Catchphrase 11:40 I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! 13:15 Emmerdale 13:45 Coronation Street 14:45 The Ellen DeGeneres 15:35 The Jeremy Kyle Show 19:00 I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! 20:30 You've Been Framed! 21:00 Two and a Half Men 22:00 Family Guy 22:30 American Dad! 23:00 I'm a Celebrity: Extra Camp
01:05 Agatha Christie's Marple 03:00 Wycliffe 04:25 May the Best House Win 06:10 You're Only Young Twice 06:35 ITV3 Nightscreen 07:00 Movies Now 07:10 Doctor in the House 07:35 Heartbeat 08:35 Where the Heart Is 09:40 Wild at Heart 10:40 Judge Judy 11:55 Murder, She Wrote 12:55 Wycliffe 14:00 Heartbeat 15:05 Wild at Heart 16:05 Where the Heart Is 17:15 Doctor in the House 17:50 You're Only Young Twice 18:20 George and Mildred 18:55 Heartbeat 20:00 Murder, She Wrote 21:00 Doc Martin 22:00 Foyle's War
00:00 Lock Up (1989) 02:10 Fishing Impossible 03:10 Hell on Wheels 03:50 ITV4 Nightscreen 04:00 Teleshopping 07:00 The Professionals 07:50 The Chase 08:45 Quincy ME 09:45 Ironside 10:50 The Professionals 11:55 The Chase 12:55 Cash Cowboys 13:55 Storage Wars 15:50 Quincy ME 16:55 Ironside 18:00 Storage Wars 19:00 Cash Cowboys 20:00 Premiership Rugby Union 21:00 Storage Wars 22:00 Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)
29th November Channel 01:00 The Graham Norton Show 01:45 Weather for the Week Ahead 01:50 BBC News 07:00 Breakfast 10:15 The Big Food Rescue 11:00 Homes Under the Hammer 12:00 The Secret Life of the Hospital Bed 12:45 Rip Off Britain: Food 13:15 Bargain Hunt 14:00 BBC News at One; Weather 14:30 BBC Regional News and Weather 14:45 Doctors 15:15 The Coroner 16:00 Think Tank 16:45 Escape to the Country 17:30 Flog It! 18:15 Pointless 19:00 BBC News at Six; Weather 19:30 BBC Regional News and Weather 20:00 The One Show 20:30 EastEnders 20:30 BBC News; Regional News 21:00 Holby City 22:00 Rillington Place (N) 23:00 BBC News at Ten 23:30 BBC Regional News and Weather 23:30 National Lottery Update 23:45 Imagine
00:10 Weather 00:15 Snooker: UK Championship 01:05 Snooker: UK Championship Extra 03:05 Black and British: A Forgotten History 04:05 The Choir: Gareth's Best in Britain 05:05 This Is BBC Two 07:00 My Life in Books 07:30 The Big Food Rescue 08:15 The Secret Life of the Hospital Bed 09:00 DIY SOS 10:00 Victoria Derbyshire 12:00 BBC Newsroom Live 13:00 Daily Politics 14:00 Live Snooker: UK Championship 19:00 Eggheads 19:30 Strictly Come Dancing It Takes Two 20:00 Celebrity Antiques Road Trip 21:00 MasterChef: The Professionals 22:00 The Choir: Gareth's Best in Britain 23:00 Live at the Apollo 23:30 Newsnight
00:00 The Force: Essex 01:00 Air Ambulance ER 02:00 Most Shocking 03:00 Most Daring 04:00 Brit Cops 05:00 RSPCA Animal Rescue 06:00 Motorway Patrol 07:00 Hawaii Five-0 09:00 RSPCA Animal Rescue 10:00 Zoo Tales 11:00 Monkey Life 12:00 Police Force: Australia 13:00 All Aboard: East Coast Trains 14:00 Hawaii Five-0 16:00 Modern Family 17:00 A Town Called Eureka 18:00 The Simpsons 18:30 Futurama 19:30 The Simpsons 21:00 The Flash 22:00 Air Ambulance ER 23:00 A League of Their Own
00:00 The First World War 00:50 Dan Cruickshank's Adventures in Architecture 01:50 Turner's Thames 02:50 The Polio Story: The Vaccine That Changed the World 03:35 The Joy of Data 04:35 Close 20:00 World News Today 20:00 Weather 20:30 Railway Walks with Julia Bradbury 21:00 Natural World 22:00 Storyville 23:00 The Secret History of Our Streets
00:05 The Lie Detective 00:55 60 Days in Jail 01:50 Flying to the Ends of the Earth 02:45 Stephen Hawking: A Brief History of Mine (2013) 04:20 Kids On The Edge 05:10 George Clarke's Amazing Spaces 06:05 Location, Location, Location 07:00 Countdown 07:45 The King of Queens 09:00 Everybody Loves Raymond 10:00 Frasier 11:30 Jamie's Super Food 12:00 A Place in the Sun: Summer Sun 13:00 Channel 4 News Summary 13:05 Come Dine with Me 14:10 Deal or No Deal 15:10 Countdown 16:00 Coast vs Country 17:00 A Place in the Sun: Winter Sun 18:00 Four in a Bed 18:30 Come Dine with Me 19:00 The Simpsons 19:30 Hollyoaks 20:00 Channel 4 News 21:00 The Secret Life of 22:00 Life on the Psych Ward 23:00 Gogglebox
00:05 Gangland 01:05 Adulthood (2008) 02:45 SuperCasino 04:10 The Yorkshire Vet 05:00 Now That's Funny! 05:45 HouseBusters 06:10 House Doctor 07:00 Toby's Travelling Circus 07:10 Lily's Driftwood Bay 07:20 Fireman Sam 07:30 Peppa Pig 07:40 Bob the Builder 07:50 Little Princess 08:05 Pip Ahoy! 08:20 Thomas & Friends 08:35 Noddy 08:50 Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom 09:00 Wissper 09:15 Peppa Pig 09:35 Paw Patrol 09:45 Toot the Tiny Tugboat 10:00 Bananas in Pyjamas 10:15 The Wright Stuff 12:30 Once Upon A Christmas 14:10 5 News Lunchtime 14:15 Home and Away 14:45 Neighbours 15:20 NCIS 16:20 A Christmas Promise 18:00 5 News at 5 18:30 Neighbours 19:00 Home and Away 19:30 5 News Tonight 20:00 All New Traffic Cops 20:00 5 News Update 21:00 The Yorkshire Vet 21:00 5 News Update 22:00 Ben Fogle: New Lives in the Wild 23:00 The Boy Who Can't Stay Awake
00:00 Family Guy 01:00 American Dad! 01:30 The Cleveland Show 02:25 The Vampire Diaries 03:20 Teleshopping 06:50 ITV2 Nightscreen 07:00 Dinner Date 07:50 The Ellen DeGeneres 08:35 Emmerdale 09:05 Coronation Street 09:35 You've Been Framed! 10:05 Psych 10:55 Catchphrase 11:40 I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! 13:15 Emmerdale 13:45 Coronation Street 14:15 You've Been Framed! 14:45 The Ellen DeGeneres 15:35 The Jeremy Kyle Show 19:00 I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! 20:30 You've Been Framed! 21:00 Two and a Half Men 22:00 Family Guy 23:00 I'm a Celebrity: Extra Camp
00:05 Blue Murder 01:35 Inspector Morse 03:30 Teleshopping 07:00 Movies Now 07:10 Doctor in the House 07:35 Heartbeat 08:35 Where the Heart Is 09:40 Wild at Heart 10:40 Judge Judy 12:00 Murder, She Wrote 13:00 Wycliffe 14:05 Heartbeat 15:10 Wild at Heart 16:10 Where the Heart Is 17:20 Doctor in the House 17:55 You're Only Young Twice 18:25 George and Mildred 18:55 Heartbeat 20:00 Murder, She Wrote 21:00 Doc Martin 22:00 Foyle's War
00:05 Bundesliga Football Highlights 01:05 Premiership Rugby Union 02:05 Motorsport UK 03:05 River Monsters 04:00 Teleshopping 07:00 The Professionals 07:50 The Chase 08:45 Quincy ME 09:50 Ironside 10:50 The Professionals 11:55 The Chase 12:55 Cash Cowboys 13:55 Storage Wars 15:50 Quincy ME 16:55 Ironside 18:00 Storage Wars 19:00 Cash Cowboys 20:00 Pawn Stars 21:00 The Chase 22:00 Benidorm 23:00 Rambo III (1988)
01:20 Jackpot247 04:00 The Jeremy Kyle Show 04:55 ITV Nightscreen 06:05 The Jeremy Kyle Show 07:00 Good Morning Britain 09:30 Lorraine 10:25 The Jeremy Kyle Show 11:30 This Morning 13:30 Loose Women 14:30 ITV Lunchtime News 14:55 ITV News London 15:00 Judge Rinder 16:00 Tenable 17:00 Tipping Point 18:00 The Chase 19:00 ITV News London 20:00 Emmerdale 21:00 You've Been Framed! 21:30 I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! 23:00 ITV News at Ten 23:30 ITV News London 23:45 Judge Rinder's Crime
PASTIMES The classic micro car boom The Classic Microcars in Spain By David Hudson In the last year a huge surge of micro cars has spawned a number of National and International Concentrations around Spain especially in this area. There is a local microcar club in Almoradi. With it there is an increase in the value of these unique and historic micro cars that reflected a period mostly forgotten of hardship and rationing.
This trend has meant that from a few thousand euros two years ago to purchase the 1954 Biscuter now sells from 10,500€ while the Isetta 3 wheeler starts at 25,000€. The Bond 3 wheeler is 11,000€ and the four wheel PTV 18,000€. The unique 3 wheel Messerschmitt 200cc will cost 17,500€ and the four wheeled Messerschmitt 500cc will cost you over 25,000€ if you can get one. The International meeting held in Marrese in June was the home town of Sr. Peramon who was one of the founders of
the Spanish PTV Company that made these micro cars and attracted micro cars from France, Germany, Holland, Austria, Portugal and the UK as well as from Madrid, Balearic, Albacette and Valencia. There were a number of unique prototypes plus the Spanish Sports PTV 400 with swarms of Messerschmitts 200cc and 500cc. The micro cars also included the Spanish Biscuter, Autobianchi Bianchina, Berkeley, Puch, Kapi, Isetta, Goggomobil, Heinkel, NSU, Vespa, Velorex . These unusual names mostly came from Germany because the plane manufacturing was banned. The companies turned to other projects which included micro cars especially the Messerschmitt and Heinkel plane makers. My Messerschmitt 200cc was my first micro car and was the most exiting though only getting 70mph top speed it was just a few inches from the road and being in a enclosed perspex "cockpit" you seemed to travel much faster and going into the corners on the 1950s roads with its winding roads and tight blind corners it was better than the Fairground rides. I travelled to London to buy the Messerschmitt and though I had no experience in driving a car I returned to Abingdon a distance of 70 miles with no problem even the rush hour was not a problem. I remember picking up a Red Beret parachuter near Newbury who was hitching a ride back to the RAF Barracks in Abingdon. The Messerschmitt being designed as a cockpit we flew along the roads with him behind me. Getting out at the Guards house in Abingdon he told me that it was one of the best experiences he had had. Not everyone appreciated the riding experience as my mother proved. I said that I would save her the 2 mile walk into town by taking her in the Messerschmitt. When we got to the shops my mother got out and in a high voice told me that she would never get “into that thing again!” As a foot note to reverse you switched the engine to run in reverse that allowed you to travel backwards in four gears! The unique front lights gave a flat beam flooding the road in front of you which made the problem of dipping the main beam using your feet while trying to change gear and brake easier because you could drive on dip lights all the time. My second micro car was a three wheeler fibre glass Berkeley sports car that had a 2 stroke 2 cylinder Enfeild 328cc engine which had plenty of poke and being a single rear wheel layout you could drift it around tight corners without taking your foot of the pedal. It was a lot bigger which meant that Angie and I could sit side by side and not have to shout as we did in the Messerschmitt
with Angie behind me. The Berkely only produced about 1000. If you have not guessed these micro cars are a lot of fun and unique and in the 50s they gave you 100mpg or more. The Spanish like most of Europe in the 50s wanted a cheap easy to run car and set about producing ideas on solving this problem with the limited raw material available from the devastated industry left by the civil war and the world war. Three people set about producing their own type of micro car by forming the PTV Company which were to manufacture vehicles from 1956 until 1961 and it was in direct competition to the SEAT 600. Giuillen Tacho was born in Altea (Alicante) on 13 March 1912 and after serving his apprenticeship he worked for Hispanio-Suiza where he learnt many secrets and gain experience on building the motor cars and developing engines and in 1932 he formed the Garage Tacho where he also distributed Renault cars and Montesa motorcycles. He then started developing engines and designing cars. In 1950 he with his brother Antoni and Josep Villa produced their first Microcar
which was developed by Tacho and called Ballena then in 1953 was followed by the second micro car called Coca. In 1956 Guillen's brother, Antoni with Josep Villa formed AUSA (Automoviles Utilianes) SA. The company separated the micro car section and called it PTV Company after the main Directors Srs. Perramon, Tacho and Vidal and was responsible for the manufacture the micro cars in Bages. On 11th July this year, Maurice Perramon died at the age of 89 and Guillen Tacho died on 7th August 2014. Both of them were still involved in the restoration of the micro cars with Tcaho's nephew Toni and Xavier Perramon taking over the reins of keeping a little part of the Spanish motoring history alive. The PTV 400 had a 250cc engine though a 350cc was developed but not put into production. It was the second most popular micro car in Spain with the Biscuter the number one. Like in the UK of the 50s it was easier and cheaper to drive than a car needing only the motorcycle licence. They went the way of the UK that when affluence arrived in Spain the 600 was to take over from it but that is another story.
Ten Easy Ways To Safeguard Your Car Two in five car owners don’t appear to think twice about leaving their car keys with a stranger, despite the potential security risk, according to the results of a YouGov consumer survey published today by the automotive industry, government, police and insurance bodies. Responding to police figures showing reported incidents rose by 8% in the year to March 2016, the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), Home Office, Metropolitan Police Service and Thatcham Research, the motor insurers’ automotive research centre, have joined forces to understand the nature of modern day car theft and develop solutions to tackle it.
(motorcodes.co.uk); the British Parking Association’s Park Mark scheme (parkmark.co.uk); or the Car Wash Advisory Service’s WashMark initiative (carwashadvisoryservice.co.uk). 3. Think about where you park your vehicle – is it in a safe place? Well-lit and wellpopulated areas or car parks with security features such as CCTV, manned barriers or gated entry will give you greater peace of mind. 4. Check that your vehicle is locked before leaving it. Listen for the locking noise, watch for the lights to flash or mirrors to fold, or simply pull the door handle.
means that all new cars sold in the UK now have an immobiliser and many are fitted with an alarm and double locking as standard.
5. Think about where you leave your spare key. Don’t leave it in your vehicle, and be mindful of how many spares you have and where they are kept. 6. Check that you haven't left valuables on display in your vehicle. We all know that this can attract opportunist thieves.
The survey, which provided some understanding of consumer awareness on vehicle security, found that in the past 12 months, 43% of British drivers have left their car keys with someone they don’t know, with 71% of them not checking whether the company or individual was a member of an accredited code of practice or other professional standard. In comparison, just 11% said they have trusted their house keys to a stranger.
Car owners can also play an important part in protecting their vehicles by taking simple preventative measures, including parking in well-lit and secure parking spaces, double checking your car is locked before walking away, and checking the credentials of any company with which you leave your keys.
Meanwhile, just 11% of people said the first thing they look for in a car park is CCTV, gated entry or manned barriers. At home, respondents admitted to leaving their car keys in clear view or close to the front door on a hallway hook or sideboard, leaving them at risk of opportunistic thieves. Cars are more secure than ever before, with manufacturers continually working on new security features. Investment in new technology
1. Think about who you leave your vehicle keys with. Treat them as you do your house keys – do you know the person you are leaving your keys with? Do you trust them?
9. Check that your alarm or immobiliser is enabled when you leave your car. A simple check could save considerable expense and inconvenience later.
2. Check who you are leaving your vehicle keys with. Where possible, check that a company you entrust your keys to is a member of an accredited code of practice or other professional standard such as Motor Codes
10. Check whether your vehicle has an alarm or immobiliser. If it doesn't, think about buying an aftermarket alarm, steering wheel lock or other locking device. These are proven to deter thieves.
Ten Easy Ways To Safeguard Your Car
7. Check that the vehicle’s windows are closed, even if you are only leaving it for a few minutes. Open windows make it all the easier for thieves to gain access. 8. Think about where you keep your keys at home. Keep them well away from the door or windows and out of sight.
Modern Cars Are Too Big For Britain’s Ageing Parking Spaces Popularity of giant SUVs possible factor in 35% surge in parking prangs costing £1.4bn per year, says Accident Exchange. Some car parks now ‘no-go’ areas as 87% of councils use outdated government guidelines of 4.8 x 2.4 meters. Audi Q7, Mercedes-Benz GL-Class and BMW X5 too large for average parking bay. Car parking incidents now account for more than 30% of all accidents. Smaller top sellers like Vauxhall Corsa 16% larger than 15 years ago. Britain’s car parking spaces are too small to cope with consumers’ love affair with big family SUVs, and Spain's older Car Parks all face the same problems. The average parking space is just 4.8 metres long and 2.4 wide**, however, popular SUVs like the Audi Q7 and Mercedes-Benz GL-Class measure in at five metres plus, and nearly two metres wide. With the added challenge of pillars and tight ramps in multi-storey car parks, manoeuvring larger vehicles is now making some car parks ‘no-go’ areas for Britain’s motorists. The research undertaken by Accident Exchange, which assists vehicle manufacturers and dealerships in keeping motorists mobile in the event of an accident, estimated a 35 per cent increase in parking prangs since 2014, and the meteoric rise of SUVs could be a factor.
The study, which measured the growth of some of the most popular vehicles in the UK, found that the latest Corsa had undergone the biggest change to its size over a 15-year period. The popular hatchback has expanded by a staggering 16%, a trend that persists across most vehicle segments.
With an average bill of £2,050 to repair accidentdamaged vehicles, parking-related incidents now account for more than 30% of all accidents. It is now estimated that there are over 675,000 car parking collisions of this type annually – a staggering 1,859 every day. The SUV segment has enjoyed huge success in the UK, with figures in February alone revealing an 44% rise compared to the same month last year, which could be a factor in the alarming rise in parking prangs, despite packing technology to avoid accidents. It’s not just the popularity of SUVs which is impacting the average size of vehicles, smaller vehicles like the Vauxhall Corsa are significantly larger than their counterparts just 15 years ago.
Scott Hamilton-Cooper, Director of Operations at Accident Exchange, commented; “Drivers are having to squeeze increasingly large cars into spaces that generally haven’t got any larger for a very long time. Almost all of the councils we researched carried over the government’s recommendation, which makes things tight for large cars. This could be contributing to the rise in car parking incidents we are seeing. Manufacturers follow the market, and so cars are outgrowing parking spaces. “Not only are popular SUVs usurping smaller hatchbacks when it comes to new cars sales, older smaller cars are being taken off the street. The undoubted success of the SUV segment will have played its part – perhaps the roads aren’t quite ready for them because some drivers feel certain car parks are no-go areas due the sheer length and width of their cars.” The recent study examined over 85,000 incidents recorded by Accident Exchange between mid-2013 and August 2016.
Spain's New Driving Laws By David Hudson Director General Traffic has ruled on mobility As I predicted the new Director is starting to deal with some of the issues that have built up during the last two years. The director has ruled that mobility scooters, skate boards and Segways are not legal on roads. The reason is mainly because they are not considered safe in motorised traffic.
sunglasses whilst driving in sunny conditions is also safer whilst driving. If you are involved in a accident then these will be taken into account as dangerous driving. “The times are a changing” Driving while consuming drugs has now overtaken driving while under the influence of alcohol. Therefore be careful if a driver approaches you aggressively. Lock your doors because having experienced being kicked and punched while sitting in the drivers seat, it is not a nice experience.
Most mobility scooters are slower than the average walking pace. The braking system is not considered sufficient and there is no testing required such as the ITV (MOT). This ruling is due to the abuse of the use of these mainly in Benidorm and Torrevieja. The Director has advised the municipalities that they need to modify their local rule. So it would be wise for you to keep an eye open on what is happening in your town or city regarding using these types of mobility.
Drivers remember that cyclists can ride two a breast but the local municipality may have their own law that in town they should ride singly in traffic. Cyclists have priority at un-marked cross road and they can ride in a peloton (group). Cyclists are classed as vehicles including power assisted cycles (mopeds etc.) and have they same rules as motorised vehicles. The Spanish have finally seen sense and a new government has been formed. The ministers to watch out for are Interior Minister Juan Alvarez and Health Minister Dolores Montserrat. The climbing accident rate might be an issue in the future and the impact on the atmosphere by vehicle
My Spanish friend took my advice and saved himself a beating though his door was damaged. The police do not take this seriously, so you are on your own. The Guardia Trafico motorcycle police are called “los Gemelos” the twins because they always travel in twos so when you see one look for the other! Don't disappear.... The latest slogan is to make cyclists aware of their vulnerability when riding in traffic. I think it sums the problem up succinctly. “Don't disappear wear your reflective gear”. Now a days there are
emissions. The 'hippy' Mayor of Madrid has already reduced the speed to 70kph and restricted access to the centre of Madrid following the other 'hippy' Mayor of Barcelona. Ruling on dangerous driving Most drivers are aware of the laws regarding driving whilst using a mobile phone or map reading is considered dangerous and can lead to being fined. But the latest government adverts cover eating and drinking as being the same as well as changing music discs. Not smoking even though the cigarette ash could fall in to your lap and using
many things you can wear – bright reflective T-shirt or jacket – ankle or wrist bands – reflective pedals and something I have not seen before is wheel rims which show up when you are sideways on to traffic.
What is never taken into account is the situation of these cities. Oxford some time ago had their own 'hippy' Mayor who did the same. Not only did it make it worst but Oxford became the most polluted city in Europe. The reason was the narrow streets that the diesel spent fuel particles from buses and taxis formed a layer about two stories high and the pollution built up underneath. Climbing three stories at Carfax you could see the film. Madrid and Barcelona being in a valley as Oxford creates a natural mist and when a hot day meets a cold night then next morning you have thick fog. A lot of the blame has been put at vehicles for causing the problem. In the 50s my wife was visiting her family in London in the smog and her suitcase dropped on to the pavement and burst open she could not see the contents and had to feel to find some of them. But in the 60s the smog disappeared not because of banning vehicles but reducing coal and wood fires. I will be returning to the whole question about low emissions in cities and the pressure to use an electric car at a later time. This attitude could be the start of the end to the freedom in driving a classic as it is in some parts of Germany.
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23:45 The Late Debate
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00:05 Blue Murder 01:45 Perspectives 02:35 Judge Judy 02:55 ITV3 Nightscreen 03:30 Teleshopping 07:00 Movies Now 07:10 Doctor in the House 07:35 Heartbeat 08:30 Where the Heart Is 09:35 Wild at Heart 10:35 Judge Judy 11:55 Murder, She Wrote 12:55 Wycliffe 14:00 Heartbeat 15:00 Wild at Heart 16:05 Where the Heart Is 17:15 Doctor in the House 17:45 You're Only Young Twice 18:20 George and Mildred 18:55 Heartbeat 20:00 Murder, She Wrote 21:00 Doc Martin 22:00 Foyle's War
00:10 The Book of Eli (2010) 01:20 16 Blocks (2006) 03:25 The Car Chasers 03:45 ITV4 Nightscreen 04:00 Teleshopping 07:00 The Professionals 07:50 The Chase 08:40 Quincy ME 09:45 Ironside 10:50 The Professionals 11:55 The Chase 12:55 Cash Cowboys 13:55 Pawn Stars 14:55 Storage Wars 15:50 Quincy ME 16:55 Ironside 18:00 Storage Wars 19:00 Cash Cowboys 20:00 Pawn Stars 21:00 Fishing Impossible 22:00 Renegades (1989)
01:35 Jackpot247 04:00 ITV Nightscreen 06:05 The Jeremy Kyle Show 07:00 Good Morning Britain 09:30 Lorraine 10:25 The Jeremy Kyle Show 11:30 This Morning 13:30 Loose Women 14:30 ITV Lunchtime News 14:55 ITV News London 15:00 Judge Rinder 16:00 Tenable 17:00 Tipping Point 18:00 The Chase 19:00 ITV News London 19:30 ITV Evening News 20:00 Emmerdale 20:30 Tonight 21:00 Emmerdale 21:30 I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! 23:00 ITV News at Ten 23:30 ITV News London
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23:45 Evan Almighty (2007
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THE BIG CROSSWORD
Across 1 In Greek mythology, what was the name of the god of the sea and of water generally? (8) 7 See 2 Down 8 Which verb means ‘to make English in form or character’? (9) 9 What forename was shared by the second wife of Argentine president Juan Perón and the mistress and later wife of Adolf Hitler? (3) 10 Which period of time is equal to one-24th of a day? (4) 11 Which city staged the 1936 Summer Olympic Games? (6) 13 What name is applied to a person who is excessively concerned with minor details and rules or with displaying academic learning? (6) 14 In Greek mythology, who was the son of Daedalus, who escaped from Crete using wings made by his father but was killed when he flew too near the sun and the wax attaching his wings melted? (6) 17 Black widow, wolf and redback are all types of which eight-legged predatory arachnid? (6) 18 By what name is the River Thames known, as it flows through Oxford? (4) 20 What first name connects singer Garfunkel and jazz musicians Tatum and Blakey? (3) 22 Which variety of peach has a smooth, thin, brightly coloured skin and rich firm flesh? (9) 23 What was the surname of the actor who played the Spanish waiter Manuel in Fawlty Towers? (5)
24 Francois-Marie Arouet was the real name of which 17th/18th century French writer, dramatist, and poet? (8) Down 1 What was the surname of the
American poet and novelist who was married to poet laureate Ted Hughes? (5) 2/7A Which Austrian neurologist was the founder of psychoanalysis? (7,5) 3 Often used when citing a
the crossword grid FILL-IT-IN Complete by using the given words: 3 letter words Ado Bet Eye Gel Mob Oat Ops Per Pet Rod Sap Sat Set Sir Spa Who 4 letter words Ages Anon Aria Arms Asia Babe Bill Boss Coot Eons Errs Erse Heat Ilks Leek Lint Lots Naan Odds Okra Roar Robe Root Seek Sere Sins Slat
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reference, which abbreviation means ‘in the same place’? (4) 4 Which Lionel Bart musical contains the songs Food Glorious Food, Consider Yourself and As Long As He Needs Me? (6) 5 Which republic on the south-
western shores of the Arabian Peninsula on the Indian Ocean was formed in 1990? (5) 6 What is the surname of the former Wigan and Great Britain rugby league scrum half who is the now the assistant coach of the Wales national rugby union team? (7) 7 What name is given to the joint of a horse’s or other quadruped’s leg between the cannon bone and the pastern? (7) 12 What is the nickname of the professional baseball team based in Cleveland, Ohio? (7) 13 Guernica, painted in 1937, is the most work by which Spanish painter, sculptor, and graphic artist? (7) 15 Gioacchino Antonio were the forenames of which Italian composer who wrote over 30 operas, including The Barber of Seville and William Tell? (7) 16 The name of which fastener for clothes or other items comes from the French for ‘hooked velvet’? (6) 17 Which word can mean ‘a supply of something available for future use’ or ‘a liquid in which meat and vegetables are simmered’? (5) 19 What name is given to a strainer for separating lumps from powdered material or grading particles? (5) 21 Immanuel who was the German philosopher who, in 1781, wrote the Critique of Pure Reason? (4)-
The Big Crossword Answers
logic puzzle Logic puzzles require the solver to deduce the relationships between different people, places and things based on a limited number of clues given in the puzzle.
Remember: every item on the board belongs to one and only one person, no item will ever be shared. Using only the clues provided and simple deductive logic and reasoning, fill in the grid with Xs and Os to determine the solution.
1. The 82 year-old drank white tea. 2. The patient who was prescribed benazepril is older than the person who drank green tea.
Cryptic Across 1 Wishes of French parents (7) 5 Destroy copse area (5) 8 It’s time totter goes after rubbish (7) 9 Supply for Tom Queen (5) 10 Letter of credit to me contains more of the same (5) 11 Protect confused cousin Henry (7) 12 Scared to be mixed up with something religious (6) 14 Prepared sauces for the campaigns (6) 17 Dish that may sink in a little way (7) 19 Greek character thus in harmony (5) 22 Credit is power snack (5) 23 More crusty sailor back on deck (7) 24 Head of state or railway is pathetic (5) 25 Well, well, they could be seasons (7)
Down 1 Went out with old hat (5) 2 Set out to show fear (5) 3 A loving gift from Lancashire (3,4) 4 Heinz’s ketchup’s secret study (6) 5 Belts made from hose (5) 6 Gets in boats at sea (7) 7 Foreign currency in queen’s messages (7) 12 Goes for less etc by accident (7) 13 Money that is right for the till operator (7) 15 Another time frame if not the current gadget (7) 16 Debars odd-looking whiskers (6) 18 Dog comes back quietly, finally finishing off fish (5) 20 Descendent defaces coins (5) 21 Moans about fishes (5)
Standard Across 1 Wants (7) 5 Range (5) 8 Drivel (7) 9 Provide (5) 10 As before (5) 11 Pillow (7) 12 Holy (6) 14 Induces (6) 17 Pasta dish (7) 19 Instrumental sounds (5) 22 Crunchy (5) 23 More irritable (7) 24 Apologetic (5) 25 Bounces (7)
Down 1 Old-fashioned (5) 2 Begin (5) 3 Emblem of Lancashire (3,4) 4 Outline (6) 5 Hosiery (5) 6 Gets (7) 7 Tasks (7) 12 Chooses (7) 13 Bank clerk (7) 15 Instrument that measures electrical current (7) 16 Growths of facial hair (6) 18 Rainbow fish (5) 20 Child (5) 21 Complains (5)
3. The 67 year-old is Ellie. 4. The person who drank green tea is younger than Morgan. 5. The 5 people were the person who drank green tea, the patient who was prescribed benazepril, the 82 year-old, Cora, and the person who drank herbal tea. 6. The patient who was prescribed ramipril didn't drink green tea. 7. Either the patient who was prescribed captopril or the patient who was prescribed enalapril is Anthony. 8. Of the patient who was prescribed quinapril and Morgan, one is 67 years old and the other drank puer tea. 9. The person who drank white tea is younger than the patient who was prescribed enalapril.
Solution for Logic Puzzle
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Clubs & Associations Running a Club, Association or Charity Event? Let us know email email@example.com Sat 26 Nov Costa Blanca Mountain Walkers - see list on website Admit One Film Club IMF Cinemas Torrevieja 9:30am La Siesta Bowls Club - Torrevieja 10:00am Oliva Drama and Cultural Association Viva Espana N332 1:30pm Charity Bowls - Torrevieja Royal British Legion , San Luis Bowls Club 5:00pm English Film Showing - Pilar De Horadada Neighbours Assoc - Calle Canalejas, 4 9:00pm Live Entertainment Night - PALS La Siesta Sun 27 Nov Admit One Film Club IMF Cinemas Torrevieja 8:30am Costa Blanca Runners South - Caprabo Supermarket Tel 966 786 774 9:30am La Siesta Bowls Club - Torrevieja 10:00am Campoamor Tennis Club - Campoamor Golf & Tennis Club 10:00am Tennis Club Los Amigos Oliva 10:00am Monte Mar Bowls Club, Gran Alicant - ROLL UP 10:30am Christ In You - Torrevieja - Europa Building, Pinar de Campoverde. 10:30am Torrevieja Christian Fellowship Av de Las Cortes Valencianas Torrevieja 11:00am Netball Club in Torrevieja - Playa Flamenca 1:00pm Easy Horse Care Rescue Centre Open Day Ptda. Lo Garriga 5:45pm Calpe Bowls Club - Edf Paraiso Mar Levante Beach 6:30pm International Christian Assembly - Calle San Miguel de Salinas 2, Torrevieja Mon 28 Nov Admit One Film Club IMF Cinemas Torrevieja 9:30am La Siesta Bowls Club - Torrevieja 10:00am Scottish Bagpipers - Hoggies Bar La Siesta 10:00am Rojales Pantomime Group - Cultural Centre Quesada 10:00am Torrevieja Craft Club - Diane's bar at 55 Dr Gregorio Maranon, Torrevieja 10:00am Badminton Pilar de La Horadada - Duques de Palma Sports Centre 10:00am Tennis Club Los Amigos Oliva 10:30am Age Concern C B South - La Siesta - Calle Paganini 11:00am Rascals - Sacko's Bar El Limonar San Luis 11:00am Cambridge Slimming Club - Washinton Bar La Siesta 11:00am Jelly Beanz Parent Toddler Group Condado de Alhama, La Isla 12:00pm Al-Anon Family Groups Rojales & Torrevieja Ring 692 799 318 2:00pm Campoverde Theatre Group - Community Cntre Blue Lagoon 2:00pm Tai Chi - Cultural Centre Quesada 7:30pm Ballroom & Latin Dancing - La Bamba's Asturias Restaurant La Zenia Tue 29 Nov Admit One Film Club IMF Cinemas Torrevieja
9:30am La Siesta Bowls Club - Torrevieja 10:00am Cycling Club (Club Ciclista) - Main square in San Miguel de Salinas 10:00am Table Tennis Club - Casa Ventura San Luis 10:00am Meat Raffle & Bingo - PALS La Siesta 10:00am El Rancho Bowls Club 10:00am Horadada Bowls Club Roll Up Day 10:00am Monte Mar Bowls Club, Gran Alicant - ROLL UP 10:30am Cambridge Slimming Club & Zumba - Bar Columbus Toretta II 10:30am Age Concern C B South - La Siesta - Calle Paganini 10:45am Gardeners Corner Torrevieja - at karaoke bar 'Supersof' Torrevieja 1:00pm The Good Life Club - Los Arcos Restaurant Avenida Baleares Torrevieja 1:00pm Phoenix Concert Band in Torrevieja - Centro Social, San Miguel de Salinas 1:00pm Bridge Club - Rest Antonios Quesada 1:00pm Torrevieja Association of Amateur Balladeers Singers El Paraiso Restaurant 4:00pm Belly Dancing - The Emerald Isle, Urb. La Florida 4:00pm Latin Line Dancing - Casa Venture San Luis 5:45pm Calpe Bowls Club - Edf Paraiso Mar Levante Beach 7:00pm Badminton Club Teulada - Calle Benopia 2, Moraira 7:30pm Modern Jive Club - La Acena Gym, Puerto de Mazarron 8:00pm Friends and Buddies - Cats Bar, Sector A Camposol 8:00pm Games Night - PALS La Siesta 8:30pm The English Folk Music Club - Matrix Madhouse La Fuente Wed 30 Nov Costa Blanca Mountain Walkers - see list on website Admit One Film Club IMF Cinemas Torrevieja 9:30am La Siesta Bowls Club - Torrevieja 10:00am Velvetones Harmony Choir El Paraiso Jardin Del Mar Torrevieja 10:00am Badminton Pilar de La Horadada - Duques de Palma Sports Centre 10:30am Successful Slimming Bar Carlos La Romana 10:30am Age Concern C B South - La Siesta - Calle Paganini 10:45am Belly Dancing Keep Fit Session Quesada Wellbeing Centre, under The Club 11:00am Dayamantes Singers - Music Room of San Miguel Archangel, Daya Nueva 12:00pm Al-Anon Family Groups Rojales & Torrevieja Ring 692 799 318 1:00pm Easy Horse Care Rescue Centre Open Day Ptda. Lo Garriga 2:00pm Campoverde Theatre Group - Community Centre Blue Lagoon 2:00pm Tai Chi - Cultural Centre Quesada 2:30pm Spiritual Friends Los Leones Restaurant Moraira 2:30pm Strictly Social Club Meetings Asturias Restaurant Punta Prima 3:00pm Moraira Ladies Craft Club - Various Tel: 965 744 008 3:00pm Castilla Amigos Meetings Castilla Bar Lemon Tree Road Torrevieja 4:00pm Belly Dancing - Keep Fit - Las Claras, Urb. Oasis, Los Alcazares 5:30pm Children's Theatre Workshops Nou Espai Social Centre La Nucia 6:00pm Netball Club in Torrevieja - At Playa Flamenca 6:00pm Torrevieja Christian Fellowship Av de Las Cortes Valencianas Torrevieja 7:00pm Line Dancing Camposol Cultural Centre 7:00pm Speed Dating a Luna Bar & Restaurant Guardamar 7:30pm Ballroom & Latin Classes Bienvenido Chinese Restaurant, La Zenia 7:30pm Computer Club - Da Vincis Bistro San Luis 7:30pm GASP Salas Municipales Life Resort Gran Alacant 8:00pm Ballroom & Latin Dancing - La Bamba's Asturias Restaurant La Zenia
Thu 1 Dec
Carp-R-Us Angling Club Phone for meet point 966 717 923 Admit One Film Club IMF Cinemas Torrevieja 9:30am La Siesta Bowls Club - Torrevieja 10:00am Cycling Club (Club Ciclista) - Main square in San Miguel de Salinas 10:00am Table Tennis Club - Casa Ventura San Luis 10:00am Mazarron Bay Bridge Club - Playa Grande Hotel, Puerto de Mazarron 10:00am Rojales Pantomime Group - Cultural Centre Quesada 10:00am Badminton Pilar de La Horadada - Duques de Palma Sports Centre 10:00am Tennis Club Los Amigos Oliva 10:00am El Rancho Bowls Club 10:00am Horadada Bowls Club Roll Up Day 10:00am Monte Mar Bowls Club, Gran Alicant - ROLL UP 10:30am Pat a Cake Club - Bar Med Mazarron 10:30am Ladies' Barbershop Harmony Chorus - Las Claras Comm Centre, Los Narejos 10:30am Age Concern C B South - La Siesta - Calle Paganini 11:00am Orihuela Costa Male Voice Choir La Zenia Church 11:00am Rascals - Sacko's Bar El Limonar San Luis 11:00am Cambridge Slimming Club - The Irish Rover Torrevieja - Calle Dr Waksman 11:30am Ballroom & Latin Classes Bienvenido Chinese Restaurant La Zenia 1:00pm Bridge Club Rest Antonios Quesada 1:00pm Torrevieja Association of Amateur Balladeers Singers El Paraiso Restaurant 1:30pm Charity Bowls - Torrevieja Royal British Legion , San Luis Bowls Club 2:00pm Craft Club - PALS La Siesta 3:30pm Campoamor Tennis Club - Campoamor Golf & Tennis Club 4:00pm Latin Line Dancing - Emerald Isle, La Florida 5:00pm Phoenix Solos Club - Torrevieja Bowls 6:00pm The Sunshine Club 966 791 514 â€“ Various Venues - Villamartin 6:00pm Torrevieja Digital Camera Club - Casa Ventura San Luis 6:00pm Gandia Area Social Club (GASC) - Viva Espana, Oliva 7:00pm English Film Showing - Pilar De Horadada Neighbours Assoc - Calle Canalejas, 4 7:00pm Bingo - PALS La Siesta 8:00pm Costa Barber Singers - Recibar La Torre, Benissa. Fri 2 Dec Admit One Film Club IMF Cinemas Torrevieja 9:30am La Siesta Bowls Club - Torrevieja 9:45am Cresendo International Choir - El Paraiso, Torrevieja 10:00am Unisex Slimming & Recreation - PALS La Siesta 10:30am Cambridge Slimming Club & Zumba - Bar Columbus Toretta II 10:30am Line Dancing & Country Music - Marina Bar Toretta 3 10:30am Age Concern C B South - La Siesta - Calle Paganini 11:00am Ballroom & Latin Dancing La Bamba's Asturias Restaurant La Zenia 2:00pm Tai Chi - Cultural Centre Quesada 2:30pm Strictly Social Club Meetings Asturias Restaurant Punta Prima 3:00pm Cantabile Ladies Choir - La Siesta Church 5:45pm Calpe Bowls Club - Edf Paraiso Mar Levante Beach 7:00pm Coropilar - Choral group - Municipal offices at Campoverde 7:00pm Badminton Club Teulada - Calle Benopia 2, Moraira 7:00pm Monthly Country Music & Dance Camposol Cultural Centre 9:00pm Jazz Club - El Puente, Santiago de la Ribera
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What’s on in The Costa Blanca Bars
Here is a roundup to what’s going on in your local area and these below are on every day – check the website for the latest information. To add your events – email firstname.lastname@example.org
Pimientos Restaurant San Miguel A LA CARTE from 7PM Bar Carmens El Chaparral, MENU DEL DIA from 9am Star Of India San Luis SPECIAL EVE MENU €9.95 from 5.30pm Mono's Bar Quesada Serving Food 10 - 3pm Bar Carmens El Chaparral MENU DEL NOCHE 5.30pm Mono's Bar Quesada EARLY BIRD DEAL 1 for €6,2 for €10 Marabu Lounge Dona Pepe MENU DEL NOCHE €15.95 6pm Marabu Lounge MENU DEL DIA €11.95 1pm La Bocana Water-Sports OPEN ALL DAY from 9.30am El Capitan Los Altos MENU DEL DIA €6.50 from midday El Capitan Los Altos MENU DEL NOCHE €8.50 from 6pm El Castillo La Marina TEA/COFFEE & HOME MADE SWISS CAKE €3.00 from 11am till 6pm El Castillo MENU DEL DIA €8.50 11.30am El Castillo La Marina MENU DEL NOCHE €15.00 from 6pm Bar 1 The Carabasi Centre Gran Alacant HAPPY HOUR 5pm Restaurant Rendezvous Altos Del Limonar OPEN 12 - 12 Mexi Mundo Altos Del Limonar MINIGOLF Mexi Mundo Altos Del Limonar MENU DEL NOCHE €9.95 from 6pm Mexi Mundo Altos Del Limonar LUNCH Midday - free glass of wine with any main course Stan & Ollies El Raso 3 COURSES €15 Hen’s Teeth Villamartin Plaza MENU DEL DIA and TAPAS until 6pm Hen’s Teeth Villamartin Plaza MENU DEL NOCHE and TAPA Lo Rufete Torremendo Open All Day Kayaking, Horse Riding Quad Biking
3.00pm Churchills San Luis KARAOKE 5:00pm Bamboo Lounge Entrenaranjos LIVE PREMIERSHIP 5:00pm Bar Carmens, El Chaparral, La Siesta KARAOKE 8:00pm El Capitan Los Altos QUIZ NIGHT 8:30pm Auld Dubliner Cabo Roig KARAOKE 8:30pm The Fire Station, Via Park 1 - QUIZ & BINGO 8.30pm Drivers Bar Villamartin KARAOKE 9:00pm La Bocana Cable Ski, Torrevieja Marina MUSIC 9:00pm Inn @ The Green Entrenaranjos KARAOKE 9:00pm Mono's Bar Quesada KARAOKE & PLAY YOUR CARDS 9:00pm Lo Crispin Tavern, Lo Crispin QUIZ 9.00pm Bar Stop, Torrevieja KARAOKE Monday
11:00am Lo Crispin Tavern, Lo Crispin ZUMBA 3:00pm Oceans Bar Gran Alacant BINGO 3:00pm The Inn @ The Green Entrenaranjos DOMINOS 4:00pm Bar Carmens - El Chapparal, La Siesta BINGO 5:30pm Matrix Madhouse Studio La Fuente KIDS ROCK CHOIR 6:30pm Matrix Madhouse La Fuente ADULT ROCK CHOIR 7:00pm Auld Dubliner Cabo Roig HAPPY HOUR 8:00pm Bar 1 Carabassi Centre Gran Alacant DARTS LEAGUE 8:00pm Fire Station Via Park 1 – POOL LEAGUE & CRIB NIGHT 8:00pm Matrix Madhouse Studio La Fuente SKITTLES 8:30pm El Capitan Los Altos DARTS LEAGUE 9:00pm Bamboo Lounge Entrenaranjos LIVE PREMIERSHIP 9:00pm Mono's Bar Quesada FUN QUIZ NIGHT 9:00pm Lo Crispin Tavern, Lo Crispin CRIB NIGHT 9:00pm Marabu Lounge Dona Pepe FUN QUIZ Tuesday
Saturday 10:00am Matrix Madhouse La Fuente STREET DANCE CLASS 4 - 7years 10:45am Matrix Madhouse La Fuente STREET DANCE CLASS 12:45pm Bamboo Lounge Entrenaranjos LIVE PREMIERSHIP 4:00pm Bamboo Lounge Entrenaranjos LIVE PREMIERSHIP 6:00pm Blackbull Torremendo STEAK NIGHT 6:30pm Bamboo Lounge Entrenaranjos LIVE FOOTBALL 7:00pm Auld Dubliner Cabo Roig HAPPY HOUR 8:00pm Papillon Bar Rest. Torretta 2 LIVE ENTERTAINMENT 8.30pm The Watering Hole San Luis Square LIVE ENTERTAINMENT 8.30pm Bar Stop Torrevieja GAMES NIGHT 9:00pm La Bocana Cable Ski, Torrevieja Marina MUSIC 9:00pm Inn @ The Green Entrenaranjos LIVE MUSIC 9.00pm Churchills San Luis KARAOKE 9:00pm Mono's Bar Quesada LIVE MUSIC 9:00pm Lo Crispin Tavern, Lo Crispin LIVE ENTERTAINMENT 9:00pm El Capitan Los Altos LIVE ENTERTAINMENT/KARAOKE 9:00pm El Castillo La Marina LIVE ENTERTAINMENT Pls Check in Winter 666 761 495 9:30pm Bar Imanyo, Daya Nueva - LIVE ENTERTAINMENT 9:30pm The Fire Station, Via Park 1 - LIVE ENTERTAINMENT Sunday 12:00pm Bar Imanyo, Daya Nuevo - Sunday Lunch €5.00 12:00pm Pimientos Rest. & Tce San Miguel SUNDAY LUNCH 12:00pm Stan and Ollies El Raso SUNDAY LUNCH 12:30pm Bar Carmen's El Chaparral, La Siesta CARVERY 1:00pm El Castillo La Marina AS MUCH AS YOU CAN EAT HOT & COLD BUFFET 1:00pm The New Tavern San Miguel CARVERY €7.50 (free minibus service available) 1:00pm Marabu Lounge Dona Pepe SUNDAY LUNCH 1:00pm Blackbull Torremendo SUNDAY ROAST CARVERY 1:00pm Olive Bar and Kitchen Dona Pepe SUNDAY LUNCH 1:00pm Papillon Torretta 2 - ROAST DINNER from €4.90 2:00pm Auld Dubliner Cabo Roig HAPPY HOUR 2:30pm Bamboo Lounge Entrenaranjos LIVE FOOTBALL
10:30am Matrix Madhouse Studio La Fuente YOGA 11:00am Lo Crispin Tavern Lo Crispin TAI CHI 11:00am El Castillo La Marina DANCE CLASSES 12:00pm Restaurant Rendezvous Altos Del Limonar MEAL DEAL €12.50 6:00pm Matrix Madhouse Studio La Fuente KARATE 6:00pm Mono's Bar Quesada MOTOWN SOUL NIGHT & PLAY YOUR CARDS RIGHT 6:00pm The New Tavern San Miguel PIE NIGHT 2 for €9.50 7:00pm Posh Club La Marina KARAOKE 7:00pm Auld Dubliner Cabo Roig HAPPY HOUR 7:30pm The Fire Station Via Park 1 – PASO A PASO 8:00pm Bar Imanyo, Daya Nueva - QUIZ NIGHT 8.00pm Drivers Bar Villamartin POOL NIGHT 8:30pm Auld Dubliner Cabo Roig DARTS LEAGUE 9:00pm Lo Crispin Tavern, Lo Crispin DARTS 9:00pm Bar Carmens El Chaparral, La Siesta KARAOKE 9:00pm The Inn @ The Green Entrenaranjos QUIZ NIGHT Wednesday Hen’s Teeth Villamartin Plaza FREE POOL ALL DAY 10:00am Matrix Madhouse Studio La Fuente SPANISH FOR BEGINNERS 10:00am El Castillo La Marina YOGA 11:00am Lo Crispin Tavern, Lo Crispin ZUMBA 1:00pm Marabu Lounge Lo Marabu - TAPAS Wednesday 1:00pm Papillon Bar Restaurant Torretta 2 - SCHNITZEL DAY €6.50 1:30pm Lo Crispin Tavern Lo Crispin COMMUNITY LUNCH €3.00 2:00pm Marabu Lounge Dona Pepe LIVE ENTERTAINMENT 3:00pm Matrix Madhouse Studio La Fuente LINE DANCING 4:00pm The Inn @ The Green Entrenaranjos BINGO 4:00pm Mono's Bar Quesada ROCK AND ROLL BINGO AND MUSIC QUIZ 5:15pm Matrix Madhouse Studio La Fuente KIDS THEATRE GROUP 5:30pm Bamboo Lounge Entrenaranjos BIG JAM 6:00pm Bar Imanyo,Daya Nueva - Special Menu €5.00 (Club Members €3.00)
6:00pm Bar Carmens, El Chaparral, La Siesta CARVERY 6:00pm The New Tavern San Miguel STEAK NIGHT (minibus service) 6:00pm Olive Bar Dona Pepe STEAK AND PIE NIGHT 6:00pm Blackbull Torremendo STEAK NIGHT 7:00pm Auld Dubliner Cabo Roig HAPPY HOUR 8:00pm Matrix Madhouse Studio La Fuente QUIZ & BINGO 8.30pm Drivers Bar Villamartin DISCO 9.00pm The Fire Station Via Park 1 KARAOKE Thursday 10:00am Matrix Madhouse La Fuente COFFEE MORNING CRAFTS BINGO & MY WEIGH IN 11:00am El Castillo La Marina TAI CHI 11:00am Mono's Bar Quesada LADIES PAMPER DAY 3:00pm Bar Carmens, El Chaparral, La Siesta, JULIES CARDS 3.30pm Churchills San Luis LIVE ENTERTAINMENT 4.00pm The Watering Hole San Luis Square CARD BINGO & PLAY YOUR CARDS RIGHT 5:00pm Olive Bar and Kitchen Dona Pepe KARAOKE 6:00pm Matrix Madhouse Studio La Fuente KARATE 6:00pm Mexi Mundo Altos Del Limonar All You Can Eat Buffet €7.50 8:00pm Bar 1 The Carabassi Centre DARTS PRACTICE 8:00pm Bar Imanyo, Daya Nueva – DARTS COMPETITION 8:00pm The Inn @ The Green Entrenaranjos QUIZ & GAMES 8.00pm Hen’s Teeth Villamartin DARTS LEAGUE 8:30pm El Capitan Los Altos DARTS LEAGUE 8.30pm Drivers Bar Villamartin LIVE ENTERTAINMENT 7:00pm Auld Dubliner Cabo Roig HAPPY HOUR 9:00pm La Bocana Cable Ski, Torrevieja Marina MUSIC 9:00pm Oceans Bar QUIZ NIGHT 9.00pm Bar Stop, Torrevieja KARAOKE 9:30pm The Fire Station, Via Park 1 - LIVE ENTERTAINMENT Friday 10:00am Matrix Madhouse Studio La Fuente SPANISH BEG. 10:00am El Castillo La Marina YOGA 11:00am Matrix Madhouse Studio La Fuente SPANISH INTER. 2:00pm Bar Carmens, La Siesta LIVE ENTERTAINMENT 4:00pm Matrix Madhouse Studio La Fuente FAMILY NIGHT MEAL DEALS Bouncy Castle 6:00pm The New Tavern San Miguel STEAK NIGHT (minibus service) 7:00pm Auld Dubliner Cabo Roig HAPPY HOUR 8:00pm Bar Imanyo, Daya Nueva – FREE POOL 8:00pm Papillon Bar Restuarant Torretta 2 KARAOKE 8:00pm El Capitan Los Altos FUN DARTS 8.30pm Drivers Bar Villamartin QUIZ NIGHT 9.00pm The Watering Hole San Luis Square KARAOKE 9:00pm La Bocana Cable Ski, Torrevieja Marina MUSIC 9:00pm Inn @ The Green Entrenaranjos LIVE MUSIC 9:00pm Mono's Bar Quesada LIVE MUSIC 9:00pm Bamboo Lounge Entrenaranjos LIVE ENTERTAINMENT 9:00pm Lo Crispin Tavern, Lo Crispin, KARAOKE 9:00pm The New Tavern San Miguel LIVE ENTERTAINMENT 9.00pm Bar Stop Torrevieja LIVE ENTERTAINMENT
Fiestas, Festivals & Concerts Sat 26 Nov
Mon 28 Nov
Cartagena Jazz Festival San Javier Fiestas Santa Catalina – Teulada Santa Catalina - Monovar San Andrés Fiesta - Las Bayas Medio Año Fiesta – Salinas Orihuela Tapas Route
Cartagena Jazz Festival San Javier Fiestas San Andrés Fiestas - Las Bayas Nostre Senyor Robat - Onil Orihuela Tapas Route
Tue 29 Nov
Sun 27 Nov Cartagena Jazz Festival San Javier Fiestas Santa Catalina – Teulada Santa Catalina - Monovar San Andrés Fiestas - Las Bayas Orihuela Tapas Route Novelda Grape Feria
Cartagena Jazz Festival San Javier Fiestas San Andrés Fiestas - Las Bayas Orihuela Tapas Route
Wed 30 Nov Cartagena Jazz Festival San Javier Fiestas
San Andrés Fiesta - Las Bayas San Andrés Fiesta - Almoradi Orihuela Tapas Route
Thu 1 Dec Cartagena Jazz Festival Fiestas del Milagro – Mazarrón San Javier Fiestas San Andrés Fiestas - Las Bayas
Fri 2 Dec Cartagena Jazz Festival San Javier Fiestas San Andrés Fiestas - Las Bayas Fiesta Patronales - Torrevieja
Markets Costa Blanca and Costa Calida Yecla Ondara Guardamar del Segura Street Market Guardamar Fish Market - Port Marina de las Dunas
Sat 26 Nov Calpe HELP Charity Sale - Behind Rendezvous Bar Tiro de Pinchon Pueblo Principe Underworld Car Boot Sale Punta Prima Alicante Market Benissa Torre Pacheco Street Market Almoradi Street Market Los Narejos Street Market Fortuna Pedreguer Los Narejos Santa Pola Street Market Abanilla Elda Águilas Playa Flamenca Street Market Orihuela Street Market Fuente Alamo San Javier Craft Market El Verger Car Boot - Safari park Mazarrón Gandia Callosa d‘ En Sarrià Molina de Segura El Poblets Flea Market - El Pont Bar and Restaurant Callosa d‘ En Sarrià Antiques Market - Fuentes del Algar Bigastro Market Guardamar Fish Market - Port Marina de las Dunas Bigastro Market
Cabo de Palos Street Market Cape Palos, Murcia Guardamar Campo Lemon Grove Market Pedreguer Flea Market La Marina Street Market Zoco’s Market - Quesada Aledo Los Nietos HELP Charity Sale Punta Prima - Water Tower Punta Prima Murcia Antiques Market Mazarrón La Nucía Flea Market Flea Market Punta Prima Rocajuna
Sun 27 Nov
Mon 28 Nov
Lorca San Pedro del Pinatar Craft Market Torremanzanas
San Pedro del Pinatar Street Market Dénia Roldan
Thu 1 Dec
Beniel Parcent La Nucía Caravaca de la Cruz Ontinyent Los Narejos Artisan Market Santa Pola Street Market Guardamar Fish Market - Port Marina de las Dunas
Tue 29 Nov Los Belones Benissa Los Alcazares Street Market La Unión Los Alcázares Alhama de Murcia Relleu Altea Jumilla Callosa d‘ En Sarrià Agost Bullas
Orihuela Street Market Pilar de la Horadada Guardamar Fish Market - Port Marina de las Dunas
Wed 30 Nov Alcoy Calpe Flea Market - Car park close to Casa Santiago de la Ribera Street Market Polop Mutxamel San Miguel Street Market Teulada El Poblets Craft Market Alcantarilla El Campello San Javier Benidorm Orba Benitachell La Mata
Benidorm Antiques Market El Cisne Villajoyosa Lorca Javea Blanca Los Urrutias Guardamar del Segura Street Market Murcia San Javier Street Market San Javier Balsicas Street Market Gandia Agost Librilla Rojales Street Market La Marina Street Market Guardamar Fish Market - Port Marina de las Dunas
Fri 2 Dec Alfas del Pi Abarán Gata de Gorgos Pilar de la Horadada Onil Torrevieja Street Market Calasparra Finestrat El Verger Guardamar Fish Market - Port Marina de las Dunas Benidoleig Charity Auction at El Cid Los Montesinos Street Market
Non-Resident Tax Declarations Deadline Approaches December 31st By Andreu & Alenda Lawyers The deadline for the non-resident tax declarations is set for December 31st. Many expats ask us if they have to do this formal tax declarations. The answer is simple: YES, YOU MUST. You are considered a resident, by the Spanish Inland Revenue, if you live in Spain for more than 183 days per year. Under that period of time you can be considered as nonresident. All people living in Spain are subject to taxes: residents and nonresidents. December 31st is the time limit to present the annual imputed income tax and rental tax, if you are
renting out your property. This refers to the previous year of 2015 (not 2016). Even if you only own a property in Spain, you must file in the form. Not complying with your fiscal and taxation obligations, or if you file it late, might incur a penalty or might affect your property, if you want to sell it. In addition to the above, you will be required to pay tax geared penalties and interest on any outstanding tax payments. If you are in any doubt, or would like to have a better understanding of your fiscal situation in Spain, we can help. Please send us an email to: email@example.com.
WHAT IS THE PRESCRIPTION OF TRAFFIC TICKETS? By Andreu & Alenda Lawyers Prescription is the legal figure by virtue of which, for a period of time (set by the law in each case): when a 'right' is lost. The time to exercise a 'right' expires. It is when the administration loses the right to claim a payment of a traffic ticket as the time has passed. In this case, the administration is the Dirección General de Tráfico (General Traffic Directorate), City Halls or other public bodies are capable to impose fines. When do traffic tickets expire? The term to execute economical fines expires after four years of its imposition. If the fine is of any other nature, it expires after one year (RDLeg
339/1990 Article 92.4). In both cases, the limitation period begins to count from the day after the Administration declares the sanction to be final (it cannot be appealed).
How is the prescription period calculated? The limitation period begins to count from the day after the traffic ticket cannot be appealed and it is considered firm. However, this period may be interrupted. The limitation period may be interrupted by administrative activity held by the competent body to claim that fine. This means that as long as the Administration is working on your file, for example, trying to get the accused off the fine, through notifying them by all means, the counting of the term stops. The countdown starts again the day after the Administration leaves the file paralysed and does nothing with it. The prescription penalises the administration for their inactivity. So sometimes, citizens are lucky and the administrations forgets about them.
No Win No Fee For Claims Against Bank Guarantors For more than 25 years, the Law Firm of Andreu & Alenda Abogados SCP has been serving the Torrevieja community. After a recent change in Spanish legislation, the Law firm can now offer their services on a No Win No Fee basis to serve claims against Banks for Off-Plan developments that were never fulfilled. If you were unfortunate enough to invest in such a scheme, you now have the opportunity to put forward a claim with a Law Firm that can boast a 100% success rate in the cases they have taken against Spanish Banks. Hundreds of expatriates who once thought they had said
goodbye to their savings, now have the possibility of receiving a refund on their deposits as Andreu & Alenda Abogados work directly with the Banks that received payments directly from builders and developers for off-site construction. What many potential home owners failed to understand is that the vast majority of developers had to take out general bank guarantees for the buyers or an individual policy for each prospective client. Andreu & Alenda Abogados base their claims on the fact of Bank liability, as the financial institutes received payments directly from the developers however the banks did not grant individual guarantees to
the buyers. Many of these builders and developers who sold off-site plans have gone into voluntary administration or filled for bankruptcy, making it impossible for you to receive a refund of all the monies paid to their client-buyers directly from the developers. Some of these companies include Herrada del Tollo, SL; San Jose Inversiones, SL; Eurohouse 2010,SL; Huma Mediterraneo, SL etc... Andreu & Alenda Abogados SCP say: “We will assess your claim on a No Win No Fee basis, then we can tell you how successful your claim is likely to be. This service is 100% free and confidential. We offer our services on this basis because we
think you have already paid a lot of money to buy your property. You have been though a distressing situation but the main point is that we do believe we can help you to recover what you deserve. We file the petition in court asking for the refund of the principal amount invested plus the legal interest applied. We have already been 100% successful in recovering the amounts paid to developers, for all our clients. Please do not hesitate to contact us for any query you might have for a free, no obligation consultation. You can contact us by phone: 966 927 799 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org.”
Being Abused By The Electric Company By Andreu & Alenda email@example.com
For many years, the electricity company IBERDROLA, through its distribution company, has issued invoices to its customers for exorbitant amounts. They have accused some customers of having manipulated their electrical meter counter to read a lesser amount than their actual electrical consumption; thus avoiding paying higher chargers, than the one paid. Iberdrola practices a policy of 'subjective regularisation', taking into account the supposed consumption of electricity that they think you should have made during the period in which the consumer has supposedly carried out the manipulation of the meter. In most cases these invoices are accompanied by a very brief report of a technical inspector, carried out without prior notice to the consumer so that they canâ€™t be present during the inspection and making it impossible for them to be able to check the reality of this situation. Thus, the consumer, even though they are totally uninformed of the rights that they have by Iberdrola, is placed in a position of submission based on what is stated in the technical report. Clients have to face paying higher charges, against their will, and pay whatever amount that
Iberdrola has decided to impose at its discretion, because the non-payment of the bill entails cutting off their electricity supply and thus depriving clients of their basic needs. Thus the client is guilty until proven innocent. Faced with this situation, the consumer tries by all possible means to contact the electricity company for an explanation of their bill and, above all, to see for themselves the 'clear evidence' of the accusation made against them. Phone calls to the company are eternal: they pass you through one operator to another, they just say that the information presented in the invoice is what they have on their computer, thus avoiding proving a real answer to the question. They do not give you any way to amend the situation or to prove a means to prove otherwise; they just recommend that you pay the invoice or to go court. The electric company acts in a totally authoritarian way, granting the consumer a deadline to pay the invoice, while warning that otherwise the supply will be cut. What is significant is that the contract holder is accused by the company without any evidence and they are considered guilty of manipulated their Electric Meter until proven otherwise. Surprisingly, Iberdrola issue bills for the amount of 2,500â‚Ź, or higher, which forces the consumer, if they want to protest and to appeal the invoice, to go to court.To do so they require the assistance of a lawyer and be represented by a court prosecutor, with a high cost for legal fees. In addition to this, you are forced to
pay the high electricity bill regardless, if you do not want your electric supply to be cut-off: as we all know that Justice in Spain does not happen quickly. Andreu & Alenda Lawyers act on your behalf to defend those who that have been abused by Iberdrola. We have a full team of lawyers and expert electricians to probe into any abuse suffered and to discover the real consumption of electricity; to defend you in court and to fight for your rights. Please do not hesitate to contact us for any query you might have at 96 692 77 99 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Are You A Charity Group? This Might Interest you. How To Legally Constitute An Association By Andreu & Alenda Lawyers There are numerous and varied non-profit associations that carry out activities along the coast. But are they all created in accordance with the law in force? Do members know the benefits of being official? Probably not, nor have they been constituted in accordance with legality and are simply a group of citizens with good intentions. They are probably unaware of the fiscal and economic advantages that would benefit them if they had done so officially. The establishment of an Association is made through the express agreement of three or more parties, legal or corporate, legally constituted, committing themselves to share knowledge, means and activities in order to achieve licit and common purposes for general or particular interest through a non-profit. The operation of the association will be ruled and governed by the agreement made through a founding act; signed by all the founders parties. Once it signed, the association acquires its legal personality and the full capacity to go through, even though if it has not yet been fulfilled with the obligation of registration in the corresponding register. The fact that the association is non-profit implies that the benefits cannot be shared among the partners, but that does not mean that activities that generate economic income for the association cannot be carried out and that they might obtain an economic benefit at the end of the year. The way to establish an association starts when the founders intending to create the association and lay down its basic points. These
points are drafted in the Statutes and are approved by means of the so called Founding Act. All the founders need to sign all the pages of these documents. We recommend drafting four copies, as we will need them later. This constitutional act needs to be inscribed in the public registry of associations. Depending on the scope of action of the activities that will be held by the entity, the registry will be the local, provincial or a national one. If the scope of action of the entity is less than the territory of an Autonomous Community (eg local or regional), registration should be made in the Registry of Autonomous Associations, however, if the scope of action affects more than one autonomous community (Although not the entire state), the registration must be done in the National Register of Associations. You will need to submit the application form according to the model standardized by the registry, plus two copies of the Founding Act and the statues, the identification of the promoters in the founding act (name and surname, domicile, nationality and NIF/NIE) and the payment of the corresponding fees. Once all the documentation has been submitted in the register, they must respond within three months: you can consider the application formally registered in the event that no response is received within that period. The registry will keep one of the copies presented and will return the other copy with the seal stamped as registered copy. Once this registration process has been
carried out, the association should apply for the fiscal identification number to the Inland Revenue. They will have to declare the starting of the activity by means of the Declaracion Censal (form 036). They will declare in this form the type of activity to be carried out by the association. We always recommend to inscribe the association before the town hall of its domicile and those where they will be acting. Towns Halls usually have a small budget line to help economically the associations providing subsidies. To become an association has advantages and disadvantages. It is an advantage, that they can accept donations and that they are beneficiaries of some tax relief, this tax relief can also be enjoyed by those people or entities that help them financially. Being declared an association of Public Utility is an incentive for donors. In addition, being an association has a marketing profit as a "seal of guarantee" that, in some way, endorses the good work carried out for the purpose pursued. Disadvantages, it is clear that the enjoyment of such tax advantages entails a series of fiscal and legal obligations that must be complied. If you are a charity group and havenâ€™t complied with these formalities, thus not being on the register, and you want to have access to some of the benefits existing on the market, we can help you through all the procedure, from the initial constitution till the application of economic aid. You can contact in Andreu & Alenda Abogados: email@example.com or phone 966 927 799.
Huawei Fit, the New Style of Fitness The latest manufacturer to enter the smart watch fitness market is Huawei with the availability of Huawei Fit, a new wearable device designed to fit every body’s fitness needs. Featuring multi-sport tracking, automatic step count, heart rate and sleep monitoring, as well as smartphone alerts, Huawei Fit will retail for a suggested price of $129.99 USD at Best Buy, Amazon and Newegg.
track progress throughout the day. Huawei Fit delivers accurate heart rate measurements, thanks to an innovative design and high signal strength, as well as unique skin colour detection algorithms to account for different skin tones. Heart rate can be measured manually by accessing the heart rate screen, automatically throughout an exercise session, or continuous all-day monitoring for a detailed view of heart rate over four hours.
“Huawei Fit is the next evolution of Huawei wearables, combining learnings from products including the Huawei Watch,” said Zhengdong Zhu, president of Huawei Device USA. “We designed Huawei Fit to be the perfect fitness companion, with accurate tracking technology for fitness, heart and sleep. With a long-lasting battery, Huawei Fit is ready for anything and suitable for every body.”
During exercise and training modes, five heart rate zones are displayed on the watch in real time. These zones are divided according to the activity: warm up, fat burning, aerobic endurance, anaerobic endurance and maximum effort. When the heart rate approaches the maximum effort zone, the watch will vibrate to alert the user. Paired with the Huawei Wear app, users can review a daily heart rate curve, including minimum and maximum rates and resting heart rate. It can also provide a health assessment based on heart rate statistics over time.
Huawei Fit is the perfect companion for every body – regardless of fitness level. It bridges the gap between a smartwatch and a fitness tracker, with a stylish design and standard band sizes so you can easily swap for a customized look. The rugged, always-on LCD touch screen delivers important information at a glance, such as time, steps, and heart rate. Switch between preset dial styles—the time is always visible, even in strong light, thanks to the reflective and backlit display, controlled by an ambient light sensor. The Huawei Fit’s body is moulded from a single aluminium component, in two finishes: Moonlight Silver and Titanium Grey. Quality manufacturing processes and design enable the Fit to meet 5ATM water resistance standards. Huawei Fit automatically senses when the wearer is walking, running and sleeping, and monitors these activities, recording the number of steps, distance, calories burned and duration of sleep every day. Through the Huawei Wear app, users can set their goal, and the Huawei Fit will
Huawei Fit supports multiple forms of exercise, including walking, running, cycling, treadmill workouts and swimming, with different modes monitoring different data. Huawei Fit will automatically identify walking/running status and record data, including goals such as distance, calories, times, fat burning, and aerobic endurance. At the completion of a session, the watch can display statistics such as distant, duration, average pace, calories, heart rate range, exercise result score, new records, VO2 max and recovery time. For users looking to improve their fitness performance, Huawei Fit offers comprehensive running training guidance based on stamina and training goals. Leveraging technology from FirstBeat®, a leading provider of physiological analytics for sports and well-being, Huawei Fit can design running plans, give real time guidance
during a session, and export reports upon session completion. Huawei Fit’s training supports five km, 10 km, half marathon and marathon modes. Each plan can be designed according to the user’s exercise habits, available time and physical fitness. Keep in touch, even during the toughest workout. Simply sync Huawei Fit to a smartphone to receive smart alerts for incoming call and messages. The watch will vibrate when a call is incoming, identify when a call is missed, and even allow you to end a call by swiping up on the watch screen. Good sleep is important for optimum health, so Huawei Fit also provides detailed sleep analysis, tracking sleeping and waking times, including evaluation sleep stages, such as light sleep and deep sleep. Huawei Fit leverages the Pittsburgh sleep quality index and polysomnography to provide a detailed sleep analysis report. Huawei Fit can keep up with user’s workout schedules, with a powerful battery that lasts for six days with normal use and up to 30 days in standby mode. Charging time for a full battery is less than two hours.
iOS App Combining ECG and Blood Pressure to Manage Heart Health heart health and provides a powerful way for patients to play an integral role in their own health management.”
AliveCor, the leader in FDA-cleared mobile electrocardiogram (ECG) technology for mobile devices, today announced that it will integrate data from Omron Healthcare Bluetooth®enabled home blood pressure devices into its ECG Kardia Mobile application. This new app marks the first consumer-ready, clinically validated ECG and blood pressure monitor to provide patients with a more complete view of their heart health, improve proactive monitoring and create a new standard of care for people at risk of stroke. Heart disease is the number one cause of death in the United States, claiming more lives than all forms of cancer combined. Stroke is the third leading cause of death and the leading cause of serious, long-term disability. Hypertension among patients with Atrial Fibrillation (AF) is associated with 50 percent increased risk of stroke.* While it is critical for patients to closely monitor AF and blood pressure to manage the risk of stroke, until now, no single platform has integrated the two risk factors. AliveCor and Omron are enabling patients to take control of their heart health with clinically validated technology and to work with their physicians to determine an appropriate care plan that will help lower the risk of stroke. “Giving patients the ability to monitor two vital heart
health statistics for stroke in one place has the opportunity to be life-changing,” said Dr. David Albert, Founder and Chief Medical Officer at AliveCor. “With this combined data, patients can change their most important modifiable risk factor, blood pressure, and seek the right care that could improve heart health and prevent a stroke. Today we are one step closer to achieving our mission of making the ECG a vital statistic for not just cardiologists, but patients, physicians and caregivers.” “The stakes for improving heart health are at an all-time high with heart disease and stroke on the rise. Working with Omron, we are, for the first time, able to improve the detection and care path for people at risk for stroke by closely monitoring both AF and blood pressure,” said Vic Gundotra, AliveCor CEO. “Offering this consumer-ready, clinically validated platform gives a more complete view of
“Our partnership with AliveCor reinforces Omron Healthcare’s commitment to innovation that provides deeper insights, encourages behavioural change and promotes healthier lifestyle habits,” said Ranndy Kellogg, ?president and chief executive officer of Omron Healthcare, Inc. “The combination of precise technology generating accurate readings, and the ability to track and share that data easily, results in better treatment plans and better outcomes.” For AliveCor, this marks a big step forward in creating a new machine-learning driven system that makes it easier for physicians to determine better treatment and for patients to take a more active role in their care. AliveCor is learning more about how consumers capture heart health data as the number of ECGs recorded on the Kardia Mobile device reaches nearly 10 million. The integration with Omron’s connected blood pressure monitoring devices will further propel Kardia Mobile to becoming a leading indicator for heart conditions. The Kardia mobile iOS app with the Omron Healthcare blood pressure integration is available to download from iTunes at https://itunes.apple.com/app/aliveecg/id5797691 43 and will be available soon for Android devices.
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Finally an Invisible and Smart Smoke Alarm If you've ever redecorated a room, you might have obsessed over every detail to get it perfect. But in spite of all your best efforts, one sore point remains: the smoke detector protruding from the ceiling or walls. Couldn't it be hidden from sight? This is the question Yehuda Fulda, a real estate developer with a sharp eye for detail, asked himself 6 years ago. He kept wondering why the smoke detectors in the homes and building he was developing couldn't be recessed into the ceiling for a cleaner look. When he looked into it, he also found that no company manufactured a networked smoke detector with dual detection. Smoke detectors were either using ionization or photoelectric detection. If their job was to prevent different types of fires, why were you forced to predict the kind of fire that could happen?
hired. Over the next 5 years, his team worked hard to develop a smoke and CO detector that was at the cutting edge of technological innovation while remaining aesthetically unobtrusive. In fact, it protrudes less than a quarter of an inch from the ceiling and can be painted to blend in. This is Notafire Pro. "I'm really excited that there will finally be a way to provide the family with top-notch An entrepreneur by nature, Fulda put the safety without unsightly detectors marring the question to a team of engineers and designers he ceiling," Yehuda Fulda said at the pre-launch for the product. rumors of bezel-less 5-inch and 5.8inch iPhones. KGI has also predicted Combining cuttingon multiple occasions that the edge technology with Apple is expected to dramatically iPhone 8 design will return to an allredesign the iPhone in 2017 while glass design last seen on the iPhone 4 almost invisible design introducing at least one model and iPhone 4s. The idea is that (patent pending), the with an OLED display. Supply chain customers prefer the glossy look of Notafire Pro uses five analyst firm KGI Securities has now the jet black iPhone 7 casing, but the issued a new report predicting stainless steel material is more prone how Apple’s flagship iPhone lineup to scratching than harder glass will look next year with new details (although glass tends to crack on different screen sizes, display instead). types, and camera features. As for the OLED display, Apple According to the report, Apple is currently employs the screen tech on expected to introduce three new Apple Watches and the new MacBook iPhone models in 2017. One model Pro with Touch Bar. iPhones have yet will feature the OLED display, while to see OLED displays enter the two models will continue to use the product line. Sharp’s CEO recently TFT-LCD technology. The dual camera stated publicly that the next iPhone is introduced on the iPhone 7 Plus will likely to use his company’s OLED continue to only be offered on the screens, however, while Samsung 5.5-inch models, not the 4.7-inch and LG were said to be at war over model. If this pans out, Apple’s who would win Apple’s business for iPhone lineup would look something OLED displays. It sounds like the like this: 4.7-inch iPhone with LCD smaller iPhone models won’t see the display and single camera: 5.5-inch dual camera next year, and the iPhone model with LCD display and superior display type may be dual camera: 5.5-inch iPhone model reserved for a premium tier of larger with OLED display and dual camera: iPhones. One could guess that the 5.5inch model with an OLED display could create a higher price tier than the $649 and $769 prices for the entry level iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus models currently paid in the USA. .
While the report focuses mainly on which display sizes will adopt OLED and which camera will be paired with each model, the report is on the conservative side compared to other recent
sensors to detect any firerelated emergencies, from smoldering fires to fast burning fires and Carbon Monoxide. Notafire Pro is virtually invisible. Measuring just 4.3 inches (110 mm) in diameter and protruding less than a quarter of an inch (6 mm), you can even paint over it to match your decor. It is available with battery only or hardwired with a battery backup so it finally looks like you won't have to choose between protecting your family and having the perfect room. Notafire Pro is network-ready; supporting WiFi, Z-Wave and IFTT connections, it integrates seamlessly into your smarthome system to create a series of actions in the event of an emergency such as turning on all lights, exhaust fans, and opening motorized skylights. The possibilities are endless. Most importantly each Notafire Pro is interconnectable so in the event of an emergency in any room, every connected Notafire Pro will sound an alarm. This is critical in large and multistory residences. The Notafire Pro comes with its own app that will notify users in the event of an emergency together with a picture of the triggered area via its integrated camera. The app also provides information when the battery is low and can be used to silence a ringing alarm. To find out more about the Notafire Pro visit www.Notafire.com
Death Cafe Costa Blanca
By Lucy Black Black Digital Marketing
On Wednesday 23rd of November 2016, history was made on the Costa Blanca for the expat community. In a cosy cafe setting at The Clubhouse Restaurant in Ciudad Quesada, Rojales, was held the very first Death Cafe on mainland in Spain in English. The event was organized by Denise Fruehauf Washbourne and sponsored by Grupo ASV Funeral Services. Months of planning and preparation took place to really make sure the Death Cafe was something spectacular that people would remember. The turnout was great. Denise, Antonio and the ASV team made sure everyone felt welcome and all of their questions were answered. But who exactly are Grupo ASV and what is a Death Cafe? Grupo ASV was founded in 1928. In 1987 they opened their very first funeral parlour, which at the time was the 10th largest in Spain. Today Grupo ASV are one of the largest funeral services groups in Spain especially in the regions of Andalusia and Levante, helping over 20.000 families every year with dignity, humility and respect. (www.grupoasvserviciosfunerios.com)
a difference. Her ceremonies are performed to the families or the individuals’ desires and makes each and every one personalized to celebrate the life of the deceased. Both Denise and Antonio wanted to reach out to expats all over the Costa Blanca who shared doubts about what actually happens to us here in Spain when we pass. What happens to our bodies, and how will our families cope without speaking the lingo.
With so many rumours flying around our expat community, such us; we must be cremated within 48 hours of passing; and questions like “can we as expats donate our organs abroad?”. The Death Cafe Costa Blanca was created to settle these uncertainties, and make people feel relaxed about
A Death Cafe is a non-profit get together where the participants talk about death over a coffee and a cake. The people who attend 'death cafes' are not obsessed with dying, they just want to meet up and talk about something which, let's face it, will happen to us all eventually. The idea originates from a man called Bernard Crettaz a Swiss sociologist who organized the first ever “Cafe Mortel" in 2004, with the idea of braking the “tyrannical secrecy” surrounding the topic of Death. The idea of a Death Cafe was brought to the attention of Antonio the Director of Grupo ASV for the Veja Baja region, by the Costa Blanca most popular Civil Funeral Celebrant Denise Fruehauf Washbourne. Denise is a Civil Celebrant here for the expats. After working with bereaved families Denise has learnt the difficulties people face with the understanding of how the funeral system works here in Spain. With so many misconceptions surrounding funerals with the expat community. The civil ceremonies Denise performs are ones with
what exactly will happen when the day comes. At 11 am promptly the doors opened and people began pilling in. The turnout was overwhelming with everyone excited to see exactly what was on the “menu”. The Death Cafe Menu was actually placed on the table to help people feel more comfortable knowing where to start on this “taboo” subject. For Starters we had: Is there such a thing as a good funeral? Religious or Civil Ceremony? Main Course: Do you know what happens here in Spain and the process compared to the U.K? What do you expect in/of a funeral? Dessert: Organ and body Donation Your “wishes” list: Leaving your loved ones a note or a letter To end they held a Q & A session for anyone wanting to ask anything that might have been brought up over the
morning. Within minutes of grabbing their complimentary coffee and cake people where finding their table and opening up to each other about this thing called “Death” we all hate talking about. There were smiles and laughter from almost every table, like a sign of relief as if to say. Both Antonio and Denise took it in turns to visit every table and talk to people about their individual worries and questions, while encouraging them to write them down on the note pads that had been provided for the Q & A session being held at the end for the morning. Whilst all this was going on I was also lucky enough to go from table to table and speak with people about why they came along to this unique event. The response from all of them was astounding. Positive comments were flying at me. There were people from all ages. Nicole, a career woman in her early 30s, was glad to have found correct and professional answers to give to her clients. Susan, a retired woman in her 60s, was not sure exactly what would happen to her ashes when she passed and if her family could eventually be able to fly them over to U.K., and Antonio informed that Grupo ASV could arrange everything for her family so they would not have to worry about anything. I myself had always wondered how I would go about donating my organs after death. And this was one of the questions that was asked. I was surprised even this was a very simple process. If we visit our local hospital they can provide with a donors card. All we need to do is make sure we carry it on us or our next of kin knows where to find it. So many more questions were asked. And even more great information was shared throughout the day with everyone there. But I really do not want to spoil the fun for everyone! Death Cafe Costa Blanca is spreading fast and more events will be coming your way very soon. You can find Death Cafe Costa Blanca on the official Death Cafe website by visiting. www.deathcafe.com. Death Cafe events worldwide are posted for you to see. You will be so surprised on an international level how popular they are. For more information on your local Death Cafe Events please visit Death Cafe Costa Blancas Facebook Page. @deathcafecostablanca
This week in History November 26 1922 Lord Carnarvon and Howard Carter, archeologists, open King Tut’s tomb, undisturbed for 3,000 years. 1947 France expels 19 Soviet citizens, charging them with intervention in internal affairs. 1949 India becomes a sovereign Democratic republic.
1975 Lynette “Squeaky” Fromme is found guilty of an attempt on President Gerald Ford’s life. 1979 Oil deposits equaling OPEC reserves are found in Venezuela. 1982 Yasuhiro Nakasone is elected the 71st Japanese prime minister. 1983 At London’s Heathrow Airport, almost 6,800 gold bars worth nearly £26 million stolen from Brinks-MAT vault. 1998 Tony Blair becomes the first Prime Minister of the United Kingdom to address the Republic of Ireland’s parliament. 2011 NATO forces in Afghanistan attack a Pakistani checkpost in a friendly fire incident, killing 24 soldiers and wounding 13 others. Born on November 26 1894 Norbert Wiener, American mathematician, considered the father of automation. 1912 Eric Sevareid, American broadcast journalist for CBS News. 1920 Cyril Cusack, Irish actor.
1922 Charles M. Schulz, American cartoonist who created “Peanuts” starring Charlie Brown. 1924 George Segal, sculptor. 1933 Robert Goulet, singer, actor. 1938 Rich Little, comedian, actor; noted for his ability to impersonate famous personalities. 1939 Tina Turner, singer, dancer , actress (“What’s Love Got to Do with It”). 1956 Dale Jarrett, NASCAR driver; won 1999 Winston Cup Series championship. November 27 1936 Great Britain’s Anthony Eden warns Adolf
Hitler that Britain will fight to protect Belgium. 1954 Alger Hiss, convicted of being a Soviet spy, is freed after 44 months in prison. 1967 Charles DeGaulle vetoes Great Britain’s entry into the Common Market again. 1984 Britain and Spain sign the Brussels Agreement to enter discussions over the status of Gibraltar. 1999 Helen Clark becomes first elected female Prime Minister of New Zealand. 2001 Hubble Space Telescope discovers a hydrogen atmosphere on planet Osiris, the first atmosphere detected on an extrasolar planet. 2004 Pope John Paul II returns relics of Saint John Chrysostom to the Eastern Orthodox Church. 2005 First partial human face transplant completed Amiens, France. 2006 Canadian House of Commons approves a motion, tabled by Prime Minister Stephen Harper, recognizing the Quebecois as a nation within Canada. Born on November 27 1701 Anders Celsius, astronomer who devised the centigrade temperature scale.
1870 Joe Mack, builder of gasoline-powered delivery wagons which eventually evolved into the Mack Truck Company. 1874 Charles A. Beard, distinguished American historian who wrote History of the United States. 1909 James Agee, Pulitzer Prize-winning author (A Death in the Family). 1942 Jimi Hendrix, influential rock musician. 1955 Bill Nye, scientist, educator, TV host; known as Bill Nye the Science Guy. 1957 Caroline Kennedy, author, attorney, only surviving child of President John F. Kennedy and his wife. 1963 Princess Desiree of Hohenzollern. November 28 1935 The German Reich declares all men ages 18 to 45 as army reservists. 1937 Spanish leader Francisco Franco blockades the Spanish coast. 1941 The aircraft carrier USS Enterprise departs from Pearl Harbor to deliver F4F Wildcat fighters to Wake Island. 1943 Sir Winston Churchill, Joseph Stalin and Franklin D. Roosevelt meet at Tehran, Iran, to hammer out war aims. 1963 Cape Canaveral is renamed Cape Kennedy. 1971 The Anglican Church ordains the first two
women as priests. 1989 Communist Party of Czechoslovakia announces it will give up its monopoly on political power. 1991 South Ossetia declares independence from Georgia. 2002 Suicide bombers blow up an Israeli-owned hotel in Mombasa, Kenya. Born on November 28 1628 John Bunyan, English preacher and writer who wrote Pilgrim’s Progress.
1757 William Blake, English poet. 1907 Alberto Moravia, Italian novelist (The Conformist, Conjugal Love). 1908 Claude Levi-Strauss, French anthropologist. 1916 Yves Theriault, French-Canadian author. 1929 Berry Gordy, Jr., recording executive. 1944 Rita Mae Brown, novelist. 1962 Jon Stewart, satirist, writer, director, author, television host, comedian; host of The Daily Show on Comedy Central. November 29 1923 An international commission headed by American banker Charles Dawes is set up to investigate the German economy. 1929 Commander Richard Byrd makes the first flight over the South Pole.
1931 The Spanish government seizes large estates for land redistribution. 1939 Soviet planes bomb an airfield at Helsinki, Finland. 1948 The Metropolitan Opera is televised for the first time as the season opens with “Othello.” 1948 The popular children’s television show, Kukla, Fran and Ollie, premieres. 1949 The United States announces it will conduct atomic tests at Eniwetok Atoll in the Pacific. 1961 NASA launches a chimpanzee named Enos
into Earth orbit. 1972 Atari announces the release of Pong, the first commercially successful video game. Born on November 29 1918 Madeleine L’Engle, writer (A Wrinkle in Time). 1919 Joe Weider, Canadian-American bodybuilder and magazine publisher. 1921 Dagmar (Virginia Ruth Egnor) actress, model, television personality (Dagmar’s Canteen, Broadway Open House). 1932 Jacques Chirac, politician; President of France (1995–2007). 1933 John Mayall, singer, songwriter, musician; founder of John Mayall and the Bluesbreakers band.
archbishop. Born on November 30 1874 Winston Churchill, British prime minister during and after World War II. 1874 Lucy Maud Montgomery, author of Anne of Green Gables. 1912 Gordon Parks, photographer. 1915 Brownie McGhee, singer and guitarist. 1924 Shirley Chisholm, first African-American congresswoman, a representative for New York. 1929 Joan Ganz Cooney, television executive, founder of the Children’s Television Workshop and mastermind behind Sesame Street. 1936 Abbie Hoffman, political and social activist; co-founded the Youth International Party (Yippies); he became a symbol of the counterculture era. 1937 Sir Ridley Scott, English film director and producer; (Blade Runner, Thelma & Louise) won a Best Picture Oscar for Gladiator (2000). 1955 Billy Idol (William Broad), punk rock musician; member of Generation X band. December 1 1918 An American army of occupation enters Germany. 1925 After a seven-year occupation, 7,000 British troops evacuate Cologne, Germany. 1941 Great Britain declares a state of emergency in Malaya following reports of Japanese attacks.
1940 Chuck Mangione, jazz musician, composer (“Feels So Good”). 1942 Ann Dunham, mother of Barack Obama, 44th President of the US. 1955 Howard “Howie” Mandel, Canadian comedian. 1973 Sarah Jones, Tony and Obie award-winning playwright, actress, poet (Bridge & Tunnel). November 30 1974 India and Pakistan decide to end a 10-year trade ban. 1974 Pioneer II sends photos back to NASA as it nears Jupiter. 1979 Pope John Paul II becomes the first pope in 1,000 years to attend an Orthodox mass.
1982 Thriller, Michael Jackson’s second solo album, released; the album, produced by Quincy Jones, became the best-selling album in history. 1993 US President Bill Clinton signs the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act (better known as the Brady Bill) into law. 1994 MS Achille Lauro, a ship with long history of problems including a 1985 terrorist hijacking, catches fire off the coast of Somalia. 1995 Operation Desert Storm officially comes to an end. 1998 Exxon and Mobil oil companies agree to a $73.7 billion merge, creating the world’s largest company, Exxon-Mobil.. 2005 John Sentamu becomes Archbishop of York, making him the Church of England’s first black
1969 America’s first draft lottery since 1942 is held. 1971 Indian Army recaptures part of Kashmir, which had been occupied by Pakistan. 1981 AIDS virus is officially recognized. 1986 Lieutenant Colonel Oliver North pleads the 5th Amendment before a Senate panel investigating the Iran-Contra arms sale. 1988 Benazir Bhutto, politician, becomes the first woman to serve as Prime Minister of Pakistan and the first woman elected to lead a Muslim state. 1990 Channel Tunnel sections from France and the UK meet beneath the English Channel. 1991 Ukraine’s voters overwhelmingly approve a referendum for independence from the USSR. Born on December 1 1886 Rex Stout, writer, creator of detective character Nero Wolfe. 1913 Mary Martin, American actress. 1925 Martin Rodbell, Nobel Prize-winning biochemist. 1935 Woody Allen [Allen Stewart Konigsberg], American actor, writer and director (Annie Hall). 1940 Richard Pryor, influential comedian, actor, satirist. 1945 Bette Midler, singer, songwriter, actress, producer; her awards include 3 Grammys, 4 Golden Globes, 3 Emmys and a special Tony for her contribution to Broadway (1974). 1949 Pablo Escobar, Colombian drug lord whose Medellin Cartel killed thousands.
Gardening45 1958 Candace Bushnell, author (Sex and the City, The Carrie Diaries). 1966 Andrew Adamson, New Zealand film director, producer, screenwriter. December 2 1927 The new Ford Model A is introduced to the American public. 1946 The United States and Great Britain merge their German occupation zones. 1964 Brazil sends Juan Peron back to Spain, foiling his efforts to return to his native land. 1970 The U.S. Senate votes to give 48,000 acres of New Mexico back to the Taos Indians. 1980 A death squad in El Salvador murders four US nuns and churchwomen.
1982 Dentist Barney Clark receives the first permanent artificial heart, developed by Dr. Robert K. Jarvik. 1993 NASA launches Space Shuttle Endeavor on a mission to repair the Hubble Space Telescope. 1999 UK devolves political power in Northern Ireland to the Northern Ireland Executive, the administrative branch of the North Ireland legislature. 2001 Enron files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, one of the most complex bankruptcy cases in US history. Born on December 2 1906 Peter Carl Goldmark, engineer, developed the first commercial color television and the longplaying phonograph record. 1912 Henry Armstrong, the only boxer to hold three titles simultaneously.
1925 Alexander Haig, American army general and Secretary of State for President Ronald Reagan. 1948 T. Coraghessan Boyle, novelist and short story writer (Water Music). 1939 Harry Reid, politician; the Nevada Democrat served as Senate Majority Leader (2007–2015). 1944 Ibrahim Rugova, first President of Kosovo (1992–2000) and was re-elected by parliament (2002–2006). 1954 Stone Phillips, Emmy-winning journalist; coanchor of Dateline NBC. 1963 Ann Patchett, author; her novel Bel Canto received the Orange Prize for Fiction and the PEN/Faulkner Award (2002).
November 22, 1963: Death of the President Fifty-Three years ago, on 25 November 1963, JFK was laid to rest. Shortly after noon on November 22, 1963, President John F. Kennedy was assassinated as he rode in a motorcade through Dealey Plaza in downtown Dallas, Texas. It was a day that those old enough to remember it, can most likely place themselves back to the exact time and place when they first heard the news. By the Autumn of 1963, President John F. Kennedy and his political advisers were preparing for the next presidential campaign. Although he had not formally announced his candidacy, it was clear that President Kennedy was going to run and he seemed confident about his chances for reelection. At the end of September, the president traveled west, speaking in nine different states in less than a week. The trip was meant to put a spotlight on natural resources and conservation efforts. But JFK also used it to sound out themes— such as education, national security, and world peace—for his run in 1964. On November 21, the president and first lady departed on Air Force One for the two-day, five-city tour of Texas. A light rain was falling on Friday morning, November 22, but a crowd of several thousand stood in the parking lot outside the Texas Hotel where the Kennedys had spent the night. The warmth of the audience response was palpable as the president reached out to shake hands amidst a sea of smiling faces. Back inside the hotel the president spoke at a breakfast of the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce, focusing on military preparedness. "We are still the keystone in the arch of freedom," he said. "We will continue to do…our duty, and the people of Texas will be in the lead." The presidential party left the hotel President and Mrs. Kennedy at Love Field, Dallas, Texasand went by motorcade to Carswell Air Force Base for the thirteen-minute flight to Dallas. Arriving at
Love Field, President and Mrs. Kennedy disembarked and immediately walked toward a fence where a crowd of well-wishers had gathered, and they spent several minutes shaking hands. The first lady received a bouquet of red roses, which she brought with her to the waiting limousine. Governor John Connally and his wife, Nellie, were already seated in the open convertible as the Kennedys entered and sat behind them. Since it was no longer raining, the plastic bubble top had been left off. Vice President and Mrs. Johnson occupied another car in the motorcade. The procession left the airport and traveled along a ten-mile route that wound through downtown Dallas on the way to the Trade Mart where the President was scheduled to speak at a luncheon. The Assassination Crowds of excited people lined the streets and waved to the Kennedys. The car turned off Main Street at Dealey Plaza around 12:30 p.m. As it was passing the Texas School Book Depository, gunfire suddenly reverberated in the plaza. Bullets struck the president's neck and head and he slumped over toward Mrs. Kennedy. The governor was also hit in the chest.
transferred from police headquarters to the county jail. Viewers across America watching the live television coverage suddenly saw a man aim a pistol and fire at point blank range. The assailant was identified as Jack Ruby, a local nightclub owner. Oswald died two hours later at Parkland Hospital. The President's Funeral That same day, President Kennedy's flag-draped casket was moved from the White House to the Capitol on a caisson drawn by six grey horses, accompanied by one riderless black horse. At Mrs. Kennedy's request, the cortege and other ceremonial details were modelled on the funeral of Abraham Lincoln. Crowds lined Pennsylvania Avenue and many wept openly as the caisson passed. During the 21 hours that the president's body lay in state in the Capitol Rotunda, about 250,000 people filed by to pay their respects. President Kennedy Lies in Repose at White HouseOn Monday, November 25, 1963 President Kennedy was laid to rest in Arlington National Cemetery. The funeral was attended by heads of state and representatives from more than 100 countries, with untold millions more watching on television. Afterward, at the grave site, Mrs. Kennedy and her husband's brothers, Robert and Edward, lit an eternal flame.
The car sped off to Parkland Memorial Hospital just a few minutes away. But little could be done for the President. A Catholic priest was summoned to administer the last rites, and at 1:00 p.m. John F. Kennedy was pronounced dead. Though seriously wounded, Governor Connally would recover. The president's body was brought to Love Field and placed on Air Force One. Before the plane took off, a grim-faced Lyndon B. Johnson stood in the tight, crowded compartment and took the oath of office, administered by US District Court Judge Sarah Hughes. The brief ceremony took place at 2:38 p.m. Less than an hour earlier, police had arrested Lee Harvey Oswald, a recently hired employee at the Texas School Book Depository. He was being held for the assassination of President Kennedy and the fatal shooting, shortly afterward, of Patrolman J. D. Tippit on a Dallas street. On Sunday morning, November 24, Oswald was scheduled to be Perhaps the most indelible images of the day were the salute to his father given by little John F. Kennedy Jr. (whose third birthday it was), daughter Caroline kneeling next to her mother at the president's bier, and the extraordinary grace and dignity shown by Jacqueline Kennedy. As people throughout the nation and the world struggled to make sense of a senseless act and to articulate their feelings about President Kennedy's life and legacy, many recalled these words from his inaugural address: Through the President John F. Kennedy Assassination Records Collection Act of 1992, the US Congress ordered that all assassination-related material be housed together under supervision of the National Archives and Records Administration.
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Lorenzo test Ducati Ducati sporting director Paolo Ciabatti says Jorge Lorenzo was relieved by his first few laps with the Italian marque - and that their first day of testing together has been "very positive". Lorenzo's decision to join Ducati after nine years with Yamaha has faced some skepticism, with questions raised over whether the Spaniard would manage to adapt to the Italian manufacturer's famously demanding, difficult-to-ride bikes. However, Lorenzo's debut with the Borgo Panigale marque, taking place on the first day of the post-season test at Valencia, appears to have gone well.
By Nigel Owen Ron Dennis out of McLaren For the majority of Formula 1 fans, Ron Dennis is as deeply linked to McLaren since 1981 as its famous founder Bruce McLaren, so it marks a huge shift in the team's history. Dennis has been placed on gardening leave, effectively bringing to an end a power struggle that has gone on behind the scenes for a couple of years. Whatever you think of Dennis, and he is a man who divides opinion in and out of the paddock, his impact on McLaren, and Formula 1, cannot be disputed. Formula 1 commercial expert Zak Brown will join the McLaren Group as executive director next month, following the departure of Ron Dennis after 35 years. The Lexus RC F GT3 The Lexus RC F GT3 was tested recently at Daytona’s 3.56-mile road course in preparation for the 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s opening round. The Paul Gentilozzi owned 3GT Racing team will run two Lexus RC F GT3s, driven by Scott Pruett / Sage Karam and Jack Hawksworth / Robert Alon. Lexus engines powered Ganassi Rileys to victory in the Rolex 24 Hours in three straight years 2006-’08 and also took the 2008 Grand-Am title, but the brand’s motorsports manager Mark Egger said this year’s works backed effort was the logical next
step. There is much anticipation about the Lexus entering the WeatherTech Championship, which is the premier sports car series in the United States. Le Mans 24-Hours United Autosports has announced it has taken up its invite to race in the 2017 Le Mans 24-Hours, and will enter a Ligier JS P217 in the LMP2 class. The US-entered, British-based squad earned its Le Mans entry for winning the championship in the LMP3 class of the European Le Mans Series this year The Spaniard completed the day's programme with Ducati's current-spec GP16 and finished the day in third. "It has not been a shock for Jorge," Ciabatti told the media after the test day, with Lorenzo himself precluded from discussing his Ducati debut by contractual obligations. "He had a big smile on his face as he returned to the garage after his first laps. He has relaxed and has realized that the Ducati, while a different bike to Yamaha, is not something from another world. Teammate Andrea Dovizioso, who was less than a tenth off Lorenzo in fifth, had previously stated that the Spaniard would likely be in for a difficult transition from Yamaha - but said today that he was happy about how Lorenzo's debut turned out. with Alex Brundle, Christian England and Michael Guasch. United Autosports has purchased a 2017-spec Ligier JS P217 to use at Le Mans, which it could also run in a full-time ELMS also. The team is committed to returning to the LMP3 class of the series, with John Falb, Enzo Potolicchio and Sean Rayhall sharing a Ligier JS P3. Team owner Zak Brown said he was thrilled United Autosports will be able to take up the ACO’s invitation to enter the 24 Hours of Le Mans, they have committed to purchasing their own LMP2 car as it is the best way to prepare for such an important race. No drivers have been confirmed yet for
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Over 40s Cricket Tournament It was the turn of the Spanish over 40s to make camp at La Manga resort, and it was Spain’s turn to host the Quadrangular Tournament and compete against Dansk XL from Denmark, SGS from Holland and The XL Club from the UK. This historic and competitive tournament sees the international over forty players compete in two competitions comprising of 45 overs, and T20. With the pitches at La Manga
going through a facelift, for once the wickets were not up to their usual high standard, however with some hard work and juggling fixtures around, the tournament went more or less to plan with good and bad news for the Spanish team. The 45 over competition was won by The XL Club from the UK with SGS coming runners up. The good news: The Spanish team dominated the T20 competition with 3 comfortable wins out of 3, and after four years playing in this tournament, having travelled to Copenhagen, Rotterdam and Newport in previous years, they had finally won their first trophy and on home soil. Stuart Simkins led the way in this competition with a breath-taking 146 No off 77 balls against Dansk XL followed by a 55 in his next match against SGS. Left hander David Williams was not to lose out, scoring 102 of 60 balls also in the match against SGS. The Quadrangular Tournament is not just about playing competitive cricket, it’s just as important for all teams to unite together after the game and share good stories and laughs together. The Spanish team has made many friends during its four years being involved in this tournament, and having been well looked after when they travelled to their friends countries, the team and the organisers did Cricket España proud in returning their kind hospitality, arranging after game events, Paella night, Spanish and Bollywood dancing, visit
to Cartagena, to ensure everyone from players to spectators had an enjoyable and memorable time.
Teams now will start to plan and prepare for next year’s tournament to be held in Rotterdam where the Spanish team will no doubt be hoping to add to their trophy cabinet. The organisers would like to thank all the players, umpires, scorers, caterers, ground staff, Juan Antonio of Paellas Gigante, Sandra Esteve and Ann Bollywood and all the dancers for making this such an enjoyable and special event. Football y Fútbol Record-Breaking CD Montesinos Montesinos Deporte 0 – 10 (TEN) CD Montesinos CDM Team:- Rodrigo, Fernando, Manu, Carlos Lorente, Aure, Coco, Vaz, Alfredo, Dimitri, Dario, Joao. Sub’s:- Juanes, Bachir, German, Dani, Fran Goalscorers: Carlos (2), Fernando, Vaz (2), Aure (2), Alfredo, Dario and Coco CD Montesinos broke all club records at the weekend with the biggest win in their history after this thumping 0-10 away win. It was all the better as their opponents were none other than the other Montesinos side, Todo Deporte. As a contest this was over almost before it began with Carlos scoring an early goal. Although Todo did mount an attack after this goal, the reserve Monte keeper, Rodrigo, did well to keep out their effort. Further first half goals from Fernando, this a long range shot which baffled the Todo keeper, a goal from Vaz and another from top scorer Aure, sent the players in at half time with a comfortable 0-4 score-line. If the first half was one sided, the second was even more so. A twice taken penalty right at the start of the second half was converted by Vaz for his second of the game. Alfredo made it 0-6 and further goals from Aure, Carlos, Dario and Coco completed the rout and a historic day for CD Montesinos who are a completely different side under the management team of Carlos Perez and Angel Ivan, two former FC Torrevieja players. With CD Montesinos not having a league fixture this weekend, the Club have arranged a friendly
fixture which will be played this SATURDAY, 26th of November (check website and Facebook for kick off times). Following this match, the Full Monte Supporters Club have invited the players and coaching staff to a meal at Rincon de Miguel in Montesinos. Any supporters who want to attend are very welcomed but you will need to inform us ASAP. For additional information please contact us on our Facebook page (CDMontesinos) or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or via our website at www.cdmontesinos.com. CD Torrevieja 1: 1 Elche Ilicitano CF A point at home last week saw CD Torrevieja drop down into the penultimate spot in their division with 11 points from 15 games. Three points could see them climb out of the relegation zone but they face a tough task away from home on Sunday at 5.00pm against eighth placed CD Almazora.
HamKam Results Pre-Benjamins sponsored by Garaje Alonso, Rojales. HamKam 0 v Almoradi 7. M.O.T.M: Nicholas Rolandsen: Benjamins sponsored by Kulsveen.sl, HamKam 2 v Torrevieja "A" 1, Goals: Nicholas Hjellstad and Anas El Mokhtari, M.O.T.M: Anas El Mokhtari: Alevins sponsored by VikingPosten, Oriol 3 v HamKam 6, Goals: Dmitry 3, Lars Martin, Nico, Alexej, M.O.T.M: Alexej: Infantil "A" sponsored by Contrimar Inmobilaria, HamKam 9 v Callosa 0, Goals: Oliver Cook 3, Lewis McPhee 3, Enrique Martinez, Michael Krogtoft, Charlie Green, M.O.T.M: Lewis McPhee: Infantil "B" sponsored by Costa Blanca Consulting, HamKam 8 v Oriol 0, Goals: Filip Moller Haarberg 2, Oliver Haugsdal 2, Mathea Tangen, Charlie Green, Mohammed, M.O.T.M: Filip Moller Haarberg: Cadetes sponsored by La CasaBlanca Estates, San Miguel 9 v HamKam 1, Goals: Paul Ritchie, M.O.T.M: Oliver Godden.