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One Chance Certificate PG

In 2007 Paul Potts won reality TV talent show Britain’s Got Talent, wowing the judges with his rendition of Nessun Dorma. One Chance tells his life story up until this point, the bullying he suffere...
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Ed's Comments

Ed's Comments April 2014

As you can see by the cover we have been celebrating the wedding of Michelle and Gary. Michelle has been part of the Female Focus family for over 10 years and not only is she a valued member of the team but both her and Gary are both very good friends. We were delighted to be part of their special day and wish them all the very best for the future.We look forward to seeing you all at the Homes, Gardens and Lifestyle Show at the Diamante Hotel in Calpe on 3rd and 4th April. With Charlie Dimmock a...
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This Month

Spain celebrated International Women’s Day

Women in Business – Spain celebrated International Women’s Day on Sunday (March 9) at the Parador, Javea.What a fantastic day it was. Not only did...
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World Parkinson’s Day is on 11th April

Worldwide there are some 6 million people with Parkinson’s Disease (and 1.2 million of them are in Europe). It’s the second most significant neuro...
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Focus On Community

Great news for bargain hunters

The Original Charity Shop and Library, Javea, is holding its very popular end of season sale until Saturday, 12th April.Still haven’t found just the...
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Focus On Business


Long-established satellite internet specialists Avonline Broadband is now offering an even wider service to homes and businesses throughout the Costa ...
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Focus On Pets

Puppy Socialisation

The socialisation period, between three and twelve weeks of age, is the most important stage in the life of a dog. But what is socialisation? Social...
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Also This Month

OW-TO-NO-MO! Working for yourself

By Ana GayWith scarce amount of work around many have taken to setting up their own business, and have become self employed Autonomo (pronounced Ow-to-no-mo).So how exactly do we go...
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Passport fees for British nationals overseas reduced by 35%

The fees for a UK passport for British citizens applying from overseas countries, including Spain, will fall by 35% from this month.James Brokenshire, Immigration and Security Minister, has announced that...
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Ambulancia Para Javea, Wear Red Campaign, 9th, 10th, 11th May

Ambulancia Para Javea has launched its fundraising campaign in which they hope to engage the community in fund-raising projects. They are inviting the people of Javea to get active and...
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One of the most annoying things about the internet is Spam. It turns up all over the place, but most of us are familiar with it through email - those...
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Norah Davies´ 102nd birthday celebrations at Bon Retir

Residential Bon Retir, the nursing home in Javea, with much pride and joy has celebrated the 102nd birthday of their very popular resident Norah Davies.Norah has been living at Bon...
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Sweet Charity

STUDIO 32, following the success of their pantomime Aladdin in December, are in full swing with rehearsals for their next production SWEET CHARITY. Set in 1960s New York, it tells...
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Safe & sound in your car: ITVs and gadgets

I know we keep talking about ITVs in our column, and for many it’s the proverbial pain in the backside, but whatever your viewpoint, it exists and it’s not going...
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Theatre Diary

Theatre Diary by Benny Davis

Everyone listed in this column must be a little ‘short of a full script’’ to give up their free time to beg, borrow and steal to furnish and build sets, learn lines when many cannot even remembe...
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Roast lamb with a difference

David Ellaway, Owner and head chef of Patio de la Fuente, one of the Costa Cook Off! (see previeous page) Chefs said, “We like to eat lamb quite a bit and are always looking for new ideas for how to...
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Health & Beauty

Richard Fox. Reflexology and Aromatherapy

A new business has started in the Orba valley. Why not try Reflexology in the comfort of your own home?Richard Fox has been a qualified Reflexologist for over 20 years, he has lived and worked in Engl...
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Home & Garden

Cooking it up in time for The Homes Gardens &...

Meet two of our local celebrity chefs, David Ellaway from Patio de la Fuente and Jim Goodrich from Laura’s at Saffy’s who will be producing some delicious dishes in our new feature ‘The Costa’...
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Upcoming Events

Thu Apr 17 @12:00AM
Help International Benidorm
Fri Apr 18 @11:30AM -
Calpe branch of the Royal British Legion
Sat Apr 19 @ 2:00PM - 04:00PM
Social Group for Single People
Sun Apr 20 @10:00AM - 02:00PM
Sunday morning Craft Market
Sun Apr 20 @10:30AM -
Javea International Baptist Church
Tue Apr 22 @ 7:00PM - 09:00PM
Costa Blanca Male Voice Choir
Thu May 01 @12:00AM
Benidorm and District Branch of The Royal British Legion