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Smelly in Almerimar last night. Little better this morning

Smelly in Almerimar last night. Little better this morning

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Misty start to the day again.

Misty start to the day again.

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El Ejido signs up as one of the destinations for Europe Senior Tourism initiativ...

El Ejido signs up as one of the destinations for Europe Senior Tourism initiative: http://t.co/Lds0S8QcPkEurope Senior Tourismeuropeseniortourism.euYou must be at least 55 years old. In addition, you may take one ...

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Will be easier to say when internet is working! Lovely weather though!

Will be easier to say when internet is working! Lovely weather though!

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Lovely evening. Weather is perfect this time of year. Pity about internet again...

Lovely evening. Weather is perfect this time of year. Pity about internet again but so what? Always another day right?

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And down the bitch goes again! Just under a whole day on her feet and the intern...

And down the bitch goes again! Just under a whole day on her feet and the internet whore is on her back again!

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For Sale iPhone 4 & Morphie Battery Case. Am having a clear ... http://t.co/CMUt...

For Sale iPhone 4 & Morphie Battery Case. Am having a clear ... http://t.co/CMUtJrDo1kFor Sale: iPhone 4 & Morphie Battery Case - Chris Marshallchrismarshall.wsFor Sale: iPhone 4 & Morphie Battery ...

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For Sale iPhone 4 & Dual SIM Case. Am having a clear out of some 'o... http://t....

For Sale iPhone 4 & Dual SIM Case. Am having a clear out of some 'o... http://t.co/Kg0fBOGOSeFor Sale: iPhone 4 & Dual SIM Case - Chris Marshallchrismarshall.wsFor Sale: iPhone 4 ...

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For Sale Samsung Galaxy S4 Dual SIM. Am having a clear out of som... http://t.co...

For Sale Samsung Galaxy S4 Dual SIM. Am having a clear out of som... http://t.co/6JW7CBOAuCFor Sale: Samsung Galaxy S4 Dual SIM - Chris Marshallchrismarshall.wsFor Sale: Samsung Galaxy S4 Dual SIM ...

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For Sale Samsung Galaxy S 5.0 WiFi Only. Am having a clear ou... http://t.co/tnj...

For Sale Samsung Galaxy S 5.0 WiFi Only. Am having a clear ou... http://t.co/tnjeBO3AReFor Sale: Samsung Galaxy S 5.0 WiFi Only - Chris Marshallchrismarshall.wsFor Sale: Samsung Galaxy S 5.0 WiFi ...

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Almerimar Life

Almerimar Weekly Snippets

Will be easier to say when internet is working! Lovely weather though! 11:17:15, 2014-10-23 Lovely evening. Weather is perfect this time of year. Pity about internet again but so what? Always another day right? 22:58:00, 2014-10-22 And down the bitch goes again! Just under a whole day on her feet and the internet whore is […]

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Almerimar Weekly Snippets

Telefonica total pants! 09:58:01, 2014-10-16 Smelly old Almerimar! 08:32:45, 2014-10-16 Internet being a right tart again today. 16:03:25, 2014-10-15 Road through golf course into marina closed. Traffic diverted along Calle Alcor 12:12:59, 2014-10-15 Almerimar literally stinks of puke tonight! 23:03:31, 2014-10-14 Spain gets taste for greens as vegans, vegetarians and vegivores flourish: Really!!! http://t.co/HgKQHjIoB3 13:00:42, […]

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Spain gets taste for greens as vegans, vegetarians and vegivores flourish

Really!!! According to The Guardian Spanish people have a reputation as diehard meat eaters. But in recent years, as the number of vegan or vegetarian restaurants in Spain has doubled, there are signs of change. Not in Almerimar!!

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Things Expats Miss (And Don’t Miss) About The UK

Interesting list on The Telegraph. What is on your list?

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Almería in autumn: what to see and do

An interesting guide in The Telegraph as to what to see and do in the Andalusian city of Almería, including details on cultural attractions, where to eat, bars, and hotels to book. It is 1,000 years since the kingdom of Almería was founded. For centuries the city was much more important than Granada and the […]

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Almerimar Weekly Snippets

More robust internet and lovely weather. 18:57:18, 2014-10-08 Internet still being an arsenal! 16:19:51, 2014-10-07 And the internet is down again. Telefonica are useless. 4 days now! 10:53:27, 2014-10-03 Beautiful morning. 08:55:10, 2014-10-03

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Almerimar Weekly Snippets

New access road into Calle Foque? http://t.co/LKoZnLA0FU 18:08:00, 2014-10-02 What joy. The internet has gone down again. 13:13:43, 2014-10-02 BBC looking for people returning to UK from Spain for documentary. Yawn!!!! 09:01:18, 2014-10-02 Internet back. Wind dropped. But cloudy but things heading back to normal. 09:00:15, 2014-10-02 How many people in Almerimar going sober in […]

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Almerimar Lost Dog

Lady has lost her small dog here in Almerimar. Last seen over by the Vets by the roundabout. Reward offered. Details on the poster below.

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Invitation for celebrating the World Tourism Day

As enclosure I send you the invitation from your Councillor of Tourism for celebrating the World Tourism Day with a breakfast for our residents on next Saturday Morning at the Castle of Guardias Viejas. We know that it is a bit late but this is due to organisation problems. We are very sorry that you […]

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Almerimar Weekly Snippets

Invitation for celebrating the World Tourism Day: As enclosure I send you the invitation from your Cou… http://t.co/I9g2NhoJti 11:22:54, 2014-09-25 Another beautiful day. Love this time of year. Great weather and nobody around. 09:48:11, 2014-09-25 Another windy afternoon 17:11:53, 2014-09-24 International Tourism meeting in Castle Saturday morning. Mini Bus available. 13:48:27, 2014-09-24 Beautiful Day. 11:54:26, […]

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Almerimar Online

Telephone and internet problems in the Calle Alcor area of Almerimar

I had a very good meeting earlier today with Inocencio Gabriel Manzano Cara (President of the Almerimar Junta Local). With Christina helping out with translation. Thanks Christina. Read More for ...

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Timeline PhotosInformamos a todos nuestros clientes nuestro nuevo horario. :D

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Draw for Day 1 Woodsly Cup 2014

The first round of the Woodsly Cup is scheduled for this coming Tuesday, 28 October 2014. The format is men versus ladies pairs matchplay. The draw for these matches will ...

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Two EGMs on Wednesday 12 November 2014

Following a committee meeting last night we are now planning to hold two EGMs on Wednesday 12 November 2014 as follows: EGM1 - Proposed rule change - Revision of section ...

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El Ejido (Almerimar) and Europe Senior Tourism 2014/2015

The article here on the Portal Ejido site says that El Ejido (Almerimar) is one of 30 destinations to form part of the Europe Senior Tourism 2014/2015 initiative. Rather than ...

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Results from Sunday 19 October 2014

Following the prize giving at Gula on Tuesday evening the results from the Sunday competition on 19 October have now been published. Well done to the winner, Mimmo, with a ...

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Woodsly Cup 2014 start times

Thanks to Golf Almerimar for helping us with tee times for the 2014 Woodsly Cup. We can now confirm that we will be playing on the Master Course on both ...

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Francis House charity golf - start times

The start times for the competition tomorrow have now been published. Please note that the putting competition has been cancelled. You will still have the opportunity to buy raffle tickets ...

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Almost Almerimar heaven

Yesterday lunchtime when I went to Mercadona the car park was 3/4 empty and the shop was quiet. Around town there are now lots of smooth roads. They are even ...

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Mel's Monday golf - Wednesday 22 October 2014

Now updated to include a photo from Albert & Nina. You can see a few more here in the Gallery. Read More for details.

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At 3am local time!

At 3am local time!

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Got a favourite table at the Stumble? Book early and reserve it for Christmas Day!

Got a favourite table at the Stumble? Book early and reserve it for Christmas Day!Timeline PhotosOh My Word, yet another fantastic deal at the @[266594356685482:274:Stumble Inn, Almerimar] - ONLY €10 ...

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Sailing competition in Almerimar

The article here on the Wiki Ejido site has details of a recent sailing competition in Almerimar.

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Tuesday golf - 21 October 2014

Another lovely day in Almerimar. We were expecting a very hot day again but instead the fog come down so the temperature was very enjoyable. The good news is that ...

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Misty Almerimar - 21 October 2014

What a change. It has been hot and sunny the last few days. All this morning it has been very misty and colder. At one point we could not see ...

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From Alan Smith. Golf hotel.Google translation:De Alan Smith. Golf hotel.

From Alan Smith. Golf hotel. Google translation: De Alan Smith. Golf hotel.

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From Salva Ruiz Peralta (Bahía San Miguel). Used at the José López Memorial 2014...

From Salva Ruiz Peralta (Bahía San Miguel). Used at the José López Memorial 2014. Google translation: De Salva Ruiz Peralta (Bahía San Miguel). Se utiliza en el José López conmemorativo ...

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Calle Alcor internet problems - latest info

A representative of the Junta Local of Almerimar has been told by Telefonica that the internet problems in the Calle Alcor area are due to a network issue caused by ...

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Friday golf - 17 October 2014

Apologies for the delay in publishing the results from last Friday. Our life and internet problems have got in the way a bit. We had 57 players including 5 guests ...

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Change to way of handling tied scores in FGS competitions

As you may know, the society uses the Spanish handicapping system to manage FGS handicaps. In the past one area where we have not been following the Spanish system was ...

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Premio a los 6 mejores trabajos de las 160 instantáneas presentadas en el ‘I Con...

Premio a los 6 mejores trabajos de las 160 instantáneas presentadas en el ‘I Concurso de Fotografía de Almerimar’ Keith Lawson Kimber, Fº Javier Ramos Mira y Carlos García Delgado ...

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Timeline PhotosOh My Word, yet another fantastic deal at the @[266594356685482:274:Stumble Inn, Almerimar] - ONLY €10 for a hearty 3-course Christmas Dinner. Yes, you saw that right, just a TENNER! ...

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Timeline PhotosThis promises to be a fantastic party night! Join us at the @[266594356685482:274:Stumble Inn, Almerimar] and enjoy our Buy One Get One Free offer on Lager & Wine all ...

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WOW!!!! 2 Brilliant events to look foward to with great offers! Christmas Day on...

WOW!!!! 2 Brilliant events to look foward to with great offers! Christmas Day only €10 for 3-course menu and New Years Eve is B.O.G.O.F. all night long with not one ...

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Copo closing down - reopening as Carrefour?

In the last day or two a number of people have told us that Copo is having a closing down sale. I think the news is now even on a ...

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Mel's Monday golf - 13 October 2014

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URGENT/IMPORTANT - Woodsly Cup polo shirt selection

If you are taking part in the Woodsly Cup and have not yet selected your size of polo shirt please call in to the PGD shop ASAP and try out ...

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Timeline PhotosInformamos a todos nuestros clientes nuestro nuevo horario. :D

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Tuesday golf - 14 October 2014

We were all worried about the morning rain but the weather was quite nice the whole round, except for very strong winds the last nine holes. Read More for the ...

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Away day to La Envía - Friday 14 November 2014

AWAY DAY AT LA ENVIA FRIDAY 14TH NOVEMBER 2014 Details of the away day to La Envía are as follows: Cost: 50 euro per person, to include golf, shared buggy, ...

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Playa Serena 10 green fee deal for FGS members for 2015

Playa Serena has been in touch to confirm that their 10 green fee deal for FGS members for 2015 will cost 250 euros. As before the green fees can be ...

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URGENT/IMPORTANT - Payment for Woodsly Cup and menu selection

Please note that Terry G will be looking to collect entry fees for the Woodsly Cup at Friday golf this coming Friday (17 October 2014). If you taking part in ...

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Sunday competition on 19 October is now confirmed

The lead organiser, Lennart, has been in touch to say that the Sunday competition for 19 October 2014 is now confirmed. We will be playing 9 holes on the Classic ...

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Informamos a todos nuestros clientes nuestro nuevo horario. :D

Informamos a todos nuestros clientes nuestro nuevo horario. :D

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Provision of fibre optic internet in Almerimar

I think it is about time we asked the local council to approach Movistar and confirm when we will get decent fibre optic internet in Almerimar. If you agree with ...

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From Marjorie Messenger and her friend Violet. The towers.Google translation:...

From Marjorie Messenger and her friend Violet. The towers. Google translation: De Marjorie Messenger y su amiga Violeta. Los torres.

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From Alan Smith. 19th hole.Google translation:De Alan Smith. Hoyo 19..

From Alan Smith. 19th hole. Google translation: De Alan Smith. Hoyo 19..

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From Salva Ruiz Peralta (Bahía San Miguel). Used at the José López Memorial 2014...

From Salva Ruiz Peralta (Bahía San Miguel). Used at the José López Memorial 2014. Google translation: De Salva Ruiz Peralta (Bahía San Miguel). Se utiliza en el José López conmemorativo ...

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125km cycle race this coming Sunday - 19 October 2014

For the serious cyclists in the area. A 125km race this coming Sunday, 19 October 2014. Details here on the Portal Ejido site. Read More for a Google translation of ...

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Boule competition provisionally scheduled for 29 October 2014 is cancelled

The boule competition that was provisionally scheduled for Wednesday 29 October 2014 has been cancelled for logistical reasons. We will consider organising an FGS boule competition in the first quarter ...

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Tap Factory and Taberna de Pinchos

Last night 5 of us went to see Tap Factory at the theatre in E Ejido. It was a great show with tickets costing 18.90 euros a seat including the ...

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Update to the calendar - 12 October 2014

A couple of changes to the calendar..... We have added a possible Sunday competition on 30 November 2014. This is provisional and is dependent on tee times being available. The ...

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Menu for Woodsly Cup meal at Nautico is now published

The menu for the Woodsly Cup dinner has now been published. You can see details via the link in the Featured Items in the menu on the left. All people ...

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Friday golf - 10 October 2014

We had 44 players including 2 guests taking part in a Best 2 Stableford competition with hidden holes separating teams on the same score. It was a little cloudy and ...

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Walker for sale

One of our readers, Pam R, has been in touch about the following...... Could you advertise this walker for sale. Tray and basket are detachable. One careful lady driver. Price ...

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Bank holiday - 12/13 October 2014

It is the Hispanic Day bank holiday tomorrow, Sunday 12 October 2014. This means that there will be a day off and shops will be closed on Monday 13 October. ...

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Earthquake last night - 9 October 2014

We felt an earthquake here just before 10pm last night. As you can see from the map above the centre was quite close to us this time. The details here ...

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Mel's Monday golf - 6 October 2014

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Almerimar Insurance Services and bike hire

We have just received this request..... WE SPOKE A SHORT WHILE AGO ABOUT ADDING MY INSURANCE & CYCLE HIRE BUSINESS TO YOUR WEB SITEWHICH YOU SAID YOU WOULD DO FOR ...

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Tuesday golf restarts on 14 October 2014

Tuesday golf starts next week on 14 October 2014. First tee time is 10:58. The list is up on the noticeboard.

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