Archive for: May, 2015

Tenerife’s Real challenge

Sporting Gijon 2 CD Tenerife 0 EVEN the most one-eyed fan knew that Raul Agne’s side would leave Gijon would nothing and, in many ways, it was a pointless match. Sporting didn’t close the gap on Girona in the race for promotion, and Tenerife’s insipid display suggested that a third game in one week had […]

Dazza hits a real gem!

DARREN proved to be a diamond skipper for Emerald Lounge after striking an all-comers’ high check-out for the new campaign. His sweet 149 finish came during a 7-1 thrashing of Palms Sports Bar, who, it goes without saying, were green with envy! The Pub and Bar Phoenix share top spot after both recorded 7-1 victories, […]

Gaffers can’t be beaten – yet!

APART from a few loose ends to tie up, the curtain has come down on the Direct Telecom Pool League 2014/15 season. Gaffers A have taken the Division One title by eight points and remain unbeaten throughout after overcoming their final hurdle – an away game against Palms B. The champions, showing no sign of […]

Watch your speed while overtaking

IS it okay to exceed the speed limit to overtake? Most drivers will probably say Yes, but the rules and regulations in Spain are far more complex than some other countries. And while that answer is correct in certain circumstances, in others it is a big fat NO! In the first instance, you must look […]

Beddie Buys…

BUYING a new bed is something we all have to do now and again – or at least getting a new mattress. We spend a lot of time in bed, so it´s worth spending a bit of time and getting it right! A good mattress can last up to 10 years, so you should buy […]


THERE’S one sure way to brighten up any outfit, and one definite solution which will enable you stand out from the crowd. It’s the one item most woman can’t have enough of, and that’s jewellery. From designer to the High-Street brand, there can never be an excuse not to wear at least one item of […]


IF you are stuck in a hair rut because you’ve had the same old style for years, maybe you should have a word with your favourite stylist. It’s often not your fault if you seem to be happy with what you have. But if you don’t speak out, nothing will change. Often, it doesn’t take […]

Pitfalls of giving birth

WELCOMING your baby into the world is a typically happy time for mum, dad and the family. But for thousands of mothers, their initial joy can give way to  severe depression. While around 85% of new mums suffer the “baby blues”, 15% will be plagued by post-natal depression. Much scientific literature has warned against new […]

Capricho catches the eye

  THIS week, let me take you on a whim – the literal translation of Capricho1. Juani and Ginés are a couple of fine wine-makers who take charge of their winery with lots of passion and bags of pride. Year after year, they bring us excellent wines and one of them, the Capricho Val de […]

The big exchange-rate divide

BRITISH and Spanish estate agents working on the mainland agree that confidence in the property market there continues to grow, and that the number of overseas buyers is on the rise. What they can’t agree on is the cause. Some 71% of Spanish estate agents felt more confident about property there in the first quarter […]

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