Friday, 31 December 2010

Wednesday, 29 December 2010

Ex-Servicemen's Association function

The next function for the Ex-Servicemen's Association [ESAMD] is Wednesday 12th January 2011 at the Bollywood Indian Restaurant on Camposol Sector B. 

There is a wide choice of meal options - including non-Indian choices - and the cost is 12 euros for members and 14 euros for non-members. 

Contact Bill on 626209419, Ian on 629818611 or e-mail direct to

Monday, 6 December 2010

Costa Cálida Golf Day

Costa Calida Golf Day
Friday 17th December 2010
Roda Golf Course

Golfers of all standards are invited to join us for the next Costa Calida Golf Day, to be played at Roda Golf.

The format for the day will be “Medalford” and this will be an individual event played over 18 holes

Buggies are included and the cost is just € 40

To confirm your place, you can call in and speak to one of our team inside The Great Golf Company at Cabo Roig or the new location in Campoamor, or contact Andy on 650 718 172 or e mail

Carol Singing in Bullas

Come and join us for some Carol Singing on

Saturday 18th December
Plaza de la Gran Via, Bullas

All proceeds to go to 
MABS Cancer Support group.

MABS Cancer Centre Ladies' Pamper Evening

MABS Cancer Centre is hosting a Ladies' Pamper Evening on Thursday, 16 December from 5.00 pm to 9.00 pm. Ladies will have hair, make-up, perfume, beauty and reflexology demonstrations and a chance for some retail therapy at the same time.

MARA Christmas Market

The fund raising group of MARA are holding a Christmas Market on the 11th December in the usual place right outside the Bar Bodgarts in Mula main market place. We will be there from 9am until about 1.30. We are going to be selling gift items, toys, pictures and evening wear. To include a TV set, an antique dolls pram and doll and lots of super gift ware. We are also holding our Christmas Raffle and will be selling tickets for 1 euros each up to the day of the market. You will be able to purchase tickets from Jenny Bowles, Pat Glover or Marion Royston prior to the market if you can't make it on the day.
We are looking for donations of non perishable food items for our food hamper so if you have anything that can you donate then please let me know and I will arrange collection of those items. Items such as wine, spirits, biscuits, dry foods or tin foods would be great. This will be our first prize and we have other prizes such as Wine and glasses and chocolates.
We would like to thank everyone who has already kindly donated items for the Christmas market and we look forward to sharing our Christmas Cheer with you. We will have mince pies and you will be able to listen to our Christmas music, I promise that I will not be singing because we need your support.
All monies raised will go to the Murcia Animal Rescue Association which is a registered charity, and it will help us to continue to very good work done by volunteers past and present.

Thursday, 2 December 2010

The Studio @ Cálida Hair & Beauty Academy

Are you looking at losing a few pounds before Christmas??  Then why not give Yoli a ring at The Studio on 968 971 828.

The Studio can offer you:-
Vibro Plate - A 10 minute session is the equivalent to 60 minute work out - Only 3€ per session or 25€ for 10 sessions

Toning Machine - 1 months unlimited toning - only 30€

Aloe Vera Bodywrap - 20€ each or 50€ for 3

For more details see our advert on

Wednesday, 24 November 2010


Starts 3rd January 2011  
Mondays from 11.30 - 12.30hrs 
Upstairs at Trevi Bar, Camposol Sector B, Mazarrón
5€ a session. 

All guys welcome irrespective of age or fitness level.
For more details ring Sue 650 038 028

Dinner Dance at Mariano's with Joannes Ballroom Classes

Dinner Dance at Mariano's with Joannes Ballroom Classes
 Monday 13th December
3 course menu at 12€. 
605 776 212 
for further information.

Tuesday, 23 November 2010

META Christmas Extravaganza 2010 - Sunday 12th December

META Christmas Extravaganza 2010
Sunday 12th December

We’ll be opening the doors to our Christmas Fayre in the patio at 10 am on Sunday 12th December – the entrance fee of just 1 euro gives each visitor a strip of tickets for the Meta Extravaganza Raffle.  

Our Sponsor, Piccadilly Coffee Company, will be setting up a Coffee corner  to serve exciting new coffees , hot chocolate with whipped cream and a wonderful selection of muffins AND will be donating a tray of delicious muffins as a raffle prize.
Other stallholders who have confirmed for the day are:-
Partyland – great Christmas decorations and those special details we need as stocking fillers.

‘La Gardenía’ Garden Centre – for your Christmas trees, Poinsettias, lovely plants and Christmas decorations

Horse Tack by Nicky Driffield

Beauty from Totana – False nails, face painting and beauty products

META – a pot pourri of goodies, soft toys and games

Stalls to be confirmed:-
Make a Difference (MAD) if volunteers can be found to man the stall

Glitzy Bits might also make an appearance

In the meantime Sue and Lynne, our fitness experts, will be demonstrating how to get over our Christmas splurge and what to do if we choke on our turkey. 

And more surprises including our Raffle and a special visit from Father Christmas with his sack of pressies.

From 11 am onwards there will be a display of Kiddies’ Gymkhana games, Relay races and Show jumping.  For children and parents – Pony rides, Sack races, 3-legged race and games galore.

cooking up grub from opening time ‘til people go home.

On a more serious note 2010 gave META two very good reasons for donating to MABS Cancer Charity.  Our Santa helpers will be collecting throughout the day so please have a pocket of loose change at the ready. 

For more information see our Blog –
Or call 636 172198

Sunday, 31 October 2010

November Issue

November's issue of the Costa Cálida Chronicle has now been uploaded to our website

This month we don't have a special feature as we've decided to concentrate on raising money for the Royal British Legion based in Mojacar.  We would like to thank all our customers who have donated money by having a poppy added to their advert this month.

Friday, 1 October 2010

October edition of the Costa Cálida Chronicle

The October issue of the Costa Cálida Chronicle has now been uploaded to our website

This months feature is 'How green is your house?'  Here we give you ideas about what you can do to your house to make it greener.

Saturday, 28 August 2010

Table Top Sale in September

New Life 4 Spanish Animals are holding a Table Top Sale on Tuesday 7th September 10:30 AM at CAMPILLO DE ARRIBA VILLAGE HALL

For more information about what stalls will be there and details on how to get to Campillo de Arriba Village Hall read our Table Top Sale page

Thursday, 17 June 2010

The Essential Guide to the Costa Cálida

The Costa Cálida Chronicle has produced an Essential Guide to the Costa Cálida.
This guide is full of information on the Costa Cálida region and only costs 5€.
We hope that this will be a booklet you will keep for reference during the year.  Many of our regular advertisers are included in the Essential Guide.

You will find copies of this invaluable publication at all the central outlets in the area, including:
Another World Properties, Mazarrón
Best Wishes, Camposol B
Best Wishes, Puerto de Mazarrón (Piramid Centre)
Best Wishes, San Javier
Camposol Computers, Camposol B
Cosas y Cosas, Cehegin
CHM/Costa Cálida Office, Camposol B
F & C Cars, Camposol A
Fuente Meat Traders, Camposol A
Furniture Plus, Purias
Glitzy Bitz, Camposol A
Great Golf Company, Balsicas
Harbour Grill, Paseo Maritimo, Puerto de Mazarrón
Holmes & Pegg / Spanish Property Rentals,  Camposol B
Hotel Mariposa, Gebas, Sierra Espuña
Legs & Co, Puerto de Mazarrón (Piramid Centre)
Legs & Co, Los Alcázares
META Horseriding, El Palmar
Nicky G’s Office, Camposol B
Resort Choice, Mar de Cristal & San Javier
The Tea Pot, Puerto de Mazarrón (Piramid Centre)
Yorkshire Linen Company, Puerto de Mazarrón (Piramid Centre) and San Javier

Monday, 14 June 2010

Spangles presents: At The Hop!

Spangles presents:  At The Hop!
Thursday 24th June, 7pm
Tickets 8€
Tel: 968 432 525

Spangles' continuing success has meant that we have outgrown the risers that we currently perform on and we need to raise  8,000 euros to buy some new ones. Any help that you can give us to sell the show tickets really would be greatly appreciated.

Tuesday, 1 June 2010

June's Issue of the Costa Cálida Chronicle

June's issue of the Costa Calida Chronicle is now online for you to read.

This months main feature is First Impressions.  Read about how to improve your house to help you sell it.
We've also got the regular reports from the groups, charities and Churches, along with some short stories and other articles.

Monday, 31 May 2010

San Javier Air Show 2010 - 5-6 june 2010

Commemorating their 25th anniversary.
La Patrulla Águila (Eagle Patrol) - The Spanish Air Force Display Team
The San Javier Air Show 2010

On 5th June from 10:00 to 16:30
Open day at the Academia General del Aire (AGA) in Santiago de la Ribera

On 6th June from 10:00 to 14:00

If you would like more information, you can find it on the Anglo Info website

Sunday, 23 May 2010

It’s Official, Summer Has Arrived!!!!!

Get your flipflops out, shorts and shades on and come and join us for an afternoon of browsing and buying round the gorgeous pool at Mariano’s Restaurant, Camposol Sector A.   Starting at 2pm on Saturday 29th May, it’s the MABS Annual Summer Fayre, and to tempt you further, here is a selection of the goodies on offer there:-

Kremens Decor
Candice Gifts
Jill - Scarves
Nye Jewellery(Glitzy Bitz)
Lizzie - Cakes and Pastries
Linda -  Pottery
Jaynes Nails
Eileen - Shoes
Pauline - Underware
Make-up and bags
Gwen Preserves
Christine - English sweets
Maureen -  Avon        
Bezza Ladies (kaftans)
Bottle Tombola
Mabs  - bric a brac

Bring your friends and family and enjoy a coffee or beer or even a late lunch in the sun. You never know, you may find that extra special gift that you’ve been looking for, or treat yourself for a change!!!!!

Forthcoming events.
26th/27th June                         Camposol Fiesta.
30th July                                 BBQ at the Golf Club
24th October   Race for Life 2010– Sunday October 24th on Camposol.
27th November           Xmas Fayre at Sensol Golf Hotel (all stalls already booked).
For further details call Sue on 634 338 189

MABS, The Cancer Support (Mazarrón) is a registered charity (No. 7261) offering help and support to local people of all nationalities, who have been diagnosed with or are being treated for cancer. If you or someone you know would like some confidential help or support call our Helpline number:-  620 422 410
For General Enquiries call: - 620 582 418 11am to 4pm Mon to Fri  


Friday, 14 May 2010

Legs and Co

Legs and Co will be closing their shop in Fuente Alamo to move down to to a new shop in Puerto de Mazarron.

They will be selling off loads of clearance last week in May!
The shop will be closing down for good on Sat 29th May - so get down there before all the bargain go!

The new shop will be opening next to Yorkshire Linen in the Port of Mazarron  on Monday 31st. There will be a competition at the new store the first week - raffle ticket with every purchase to win a voucher for 50€

Saturday, 1 May 2010

May Issue

May's issue has now been delivered to all our distribution points and is also available on our website  You can either download the full magazine or read the individual articles which are available from our articles link. 

If you've missed an issue then we have back issues available for downloading from our Back Issues link.

Thursday, 1 April 2010

April Edition now available

April's edition of the Costa Cálida Chronicle is being delivered to all our distributors and is also available online at our website If you do not want to download the whole magazine then the articles are also included on the website.

Friday, 26 March 2010

MABS Mar Menor Craft Fayre

MABS Mar Menor Craft Fayre
3rd & 4th April.  12-4pm
Come along and help raise funds for MABS Mar Menor.

For more information about the fayre or having a pitch have a look at the MABS poster

Thursday, 25 March 2010

A Portrait of Spain by Jane Cronin

Help Murcia Mar Menor is pleased to present

Venue:           Las Claras Centre, Los Alcázares.
Dates:            Tuesday 23rd March, Tuesday 30th March, Tuesday 20th April
Time:             11 a.m. to 12.40 p.m.

Each talk consists of an easy-to-follow and entertaining presentation accompanied by an abundance of images and anecdotes.
More information on A Portrait of Spain by Jane Cronin