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In The Movies

Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes

Certificate 12 Set 10 years after “Rise of the Planet of the Apes” (2011), this sci-fi adventure takes place in California’s Bay Area, where genetically-enhanced, now-mature Cesar (Andy Serkis),...
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Ed's Comments

Ed's Comments - December 14

As you keep telling us we are the must have magazine for giving you all the information on forthcoming events up and down the coast and once again we have an issue filled with so many events leading up to Christmas and into the New Year including six extra Christmas greeting pages (36-41) with massive support from local businesses who want to send their Christmas messages to you, the reader. Please remember your local businesses when shopping for Christmas.If it’s carols round the tree, Christ...
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This Month

Hit n Run, the debut novel by Brian Orgill.

‘Hit n Run’ tells the story of what can happen when lives collide. An accident has spiralling consequences that change the life of the victim and ...
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Christmas Bag Appeal 2014

Help us help the children of Emaús! Now in its seventh year, the “Christmas Bag Appeal” for the children of Emaús is even more important this ...
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Focus On Community

Altea Christmas Fair

This year the Town Hall of Altea has decided to hold a small Christmas Fair in front of the Town Hall, from the 19th to the 24th of December. Perhaps ...
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Focus On Business

Proposed changes for 2015 here in Spain

Ho Ho Ho Xmas is coming and the taxman is getting fat or is he? This month I want to discuss the proposed changes for 2015 here in Spain. To ensure yo...
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Focus On Pets

Buy your APAC 2015 calendar

The Associacion Protectora Amigos del Caballo (APAC) does wonderful work rescuing and protecting old and ill horses in dire circumstances, and also ed...
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Also This Month

Happy Christmas from everyone in the CBBA

The CBBA is the Costa Blanca’s leading business networking association. All our members are legal and come highly recommended. If you need a reliable business or service you can trust...
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A Very Costly “One for the road”

Christmas is coming and in the realms of road safety, that can only mean one thing: the annual “don’t drink and drive” safety message. We can’t shout this loudly enough...
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Health & Beauty

The best investment you will ever make is to INVEST...

Firstly we would like to wish everybody the healthy and happy Christmas you deserve. Thank you once again for reading our articles in 2014. We hope you have taken something away to chew on each month....
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Home & Garden

Rain, wind, hail, snow and fire.

What to do if your home is damaged by atmospheric phenomenon.General weather conditions in SpainAs the climate has warmed globally, some types of extreme weather have become more frequent and severe i...
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Theatre Diary

Theatre Diary by Benny Davis

Welcome to the Stage Diary, a column that since it was first launched in 2007, has become a major central point of reference to amdram on the Costa Blanca. Not only does it act as a guide to what’s ...
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Ingredients 100 grams egg whites 50 grams white sugar 200 grams confectioners’ sugar 110 grams ground almonds DirectionsLine a baking sheet ideally with a silicone baking mat as this makes it easi...
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Upcoming Events

Sun Dec 21 @12:00AM
Altea Christmas Fair
Sun Dec 21 @12:00AM
Christmas Market with live Nativity scene in Alicante town.
Sun Dec 21 @12:00AM
Javea and Calpe Church Services
Mon Dec 22 @12:00PM -
Open air carol singing at Javea Port
Tue Dec 23 @ 7:00PM - 09:00PM
Costa Blanca Male Voice Choir
Thu Dec 25 @12:00AM
Help International Benidorm
Sat Dec 27 @ 2:00PM - 04:00PM
Social Group for Single People
Sun Dec 28 @10:00AM - 02:00PM
Sunday morning Craft Market