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Has got very very humid today

Has got very very humid today

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DBar closing 10th November for two weeks.

DBar closing 10th November for two weeks.

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Just for a change the internet is down yet again.

Just for a change the internet is down yet again.

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Tad windy but a lovely day.

Tad windy but a lovely day.

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Looking like a very pleasant Sunday ahead

Looking like a very pleasant Sunday ahead

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Copo closing January 31 2015 and selling everything off up to 50% discount. Open...

Copo closing January 31 2015 and selling everything off up to 50% discount. Opening up later as Carrefour. Down market or what?

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Total joke is what Telefonica are. Yet more internet woes. Genuinely they are in...

Total joke is what Telefonica are. Yet more internet woes. Genuinely they are incompetent.

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Very misty first thing. Telefonica working by DBar again

Very misty first thing. Telefonica working by DBar again

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Telefonica total pants!

Telefonica total pants!

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Smelly old Almerimar!

Smelly old Almerimar!

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Almerimar Life

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 Weekly Snippets

Water Ski Pulley now functioning over by the Lakes. 13:36:54, 2014-09-18 Quiz Nights starting L'Espignon Wednesday 1st October 8.30pm every week. 13:32:32, 2014-09-18 No water due to burst water pipe by DBar 12:47:34, 2014-09-17 Cloudy and Windy. Makes a change. Even had few drops of rain. 07:46:39, 2014-09-17 Few drops of rain! 11:09:15, 2014-09-16 Bins […]

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Almerimar Online

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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Woodsly Cup entry list for men is closed

Please note that the entry list for the Woodsly Cup 2014 is now closed for men. Any additional men wishing to play will have to go on a reserve list. ...

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WInners of competition on Sunday 5 October 2014

Well done to Vicky T and all the other winners of the Sunday competition that took place on 5 October 2014. Vicky, Mel and John Fi played better than their ...

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Easyjet flights from June 2015 released

Our regular flight watch adviser, Jules, has told us that Easyjet flights are now our from June 2015 onwards.

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Calle Alcor update - 8 October 2014

The work is continuing on resurfacing Calle Alcor. As you can see they have now laid the base layer from the Villa Augusta roundabout up the end of La Ladera. ...

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Francis House charity pairs competition - Friday 24 October 2014

This year the annual Francis House charity pairs golf competition is being organised by John Andrew, Jim Shaw and others. It will take place on the Almerimar course on Friday ...

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Almerimar monthly market - 12 October 2014

The posters are up for the monthly market. This Sunday (12 October 2014) from 9am to 2pm in the usual place (close to the old beach club).

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From Marjorie Messenger and her friend Violet.Google translation:De Marjorie...

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

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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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Resurfacing Calle Alcor - October 2014

It is true. they are resurfacing Calle Alcor at the moment. I took these pictures yesterday and I am taking the opportunity to publish them while I have an internet ...

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Mobile UploadsPrimer #momento #ideal de nuestras #vacaciones #holidays : un #delicious #ioogo #almería #almerimar #españa #food — with Ioogo Almerimar and Ana Maria Baeza Espinosa.

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Internet still not working properly in our part of town

It is now almost 1 week since we started having internet problems in our part of town (Mirador de Golf etc.). There has been a guy doing something in the ...

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Tourism breakfast last Saturday (27 September 2014)

You can read about the tourism breakfast in the castle last Saturday here on the town hall website. There is also a video available. Read More for a Google translation ...

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* Edificio terminado de Recepción, Super y Bar. * Aseos listos. * Parcelas con t...

* Edificio terminado de Recepción, Super y Bar. * Aseos listos. * Parcelas con toma de agua, luz y desagüe * Bungalows totalmente equipados. * Palmeras de la avenida principal. ...

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* Edificio terminado de Recepción, Super y Bar. * Aseos listos. * Parcelas con t...

* Edificio terminado de Recepción, Super y Bar. * Aseos listos. * Parcelas con toma de agua, luz y desagüe * Bungalows totalmente equipados. * Palmeras de la avenida principal. ...

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Friday golf - 3 October 2014

We had 43 players including 6 guests playing this week. We played a Texas Best 2 competition. There was black cloud in the sky but there was no rain on ...

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September 2014 handicap review completed

We have now completed the September 2014 FGS handicap review and updated the handicap list on the website. We considered requests for handicap changes as well as studying previous performance ...

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Home2home will be at the Ankara at 5 tonight with fresh homemade goodies

Home2home will be at the Ankara at 5 tonight with fresh homemade goodies

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Tracy will be in at 5 tonight with sausages, pasties & dog rolls

Tracy will be in at 5 tonight with sausages, pasties & dog rolls

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Alborán golf being taken over by the council

In mid-September we played in a competition at Alborán golf. At the time Jacqui's playing partners told her that the course was going to be taken over by the council, ...

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We need more ladies for the Woodsly Cup 2014

The entry list for the 2014 Woodsly Cup is now up on the noticeboard in the clubhouse.The dates are Tuesday 28 October and Friday 31 October 2014. Details of the ...

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