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All posts by Tony

Solheim Cup 2023 Comes to Finca Cortesin Casares

For those who have not heard, the Solheim Cup will be played at Finca Cortesin between 18-24 Sept 2023. If you´re also unaware what the Solheim cup is about it´s a ladies major golf competition between European and USA women golfers, the tournament has grown to be one of golfs most popular competitions on the […]

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Manilva´s Homage to the Great Spanish Artists

Have you noticed the ceramic tiled street names whilst walking along the Paseo in Sabinillas or the road behind that runs parallel to the paseo, Calle Duquesa de Arcos? Most of these small streets more like alleyways that connect Calle Duquesa de Arcos to the Paseo Maritimo are named after some of Spain’s great Artists […]

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Living in Spain Post Brexit

Since the UK has left the EU there has been some fallout and Brits in Spain are starting to realise the implications of becoming a 3rd country. Along with much scaremongering on social media and some local newspapers, here are some facts to help you. Residents If you live in Spain permanently you will need […]

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Manilva News & Local Events March 2021

With last summers events being put on hold the local councils of Manilva and Casares have been inventive with the upcoming carnivals and Easter celebrabrations. Instead of people coming together in large groups Manilva has put together a Costume Contest that can be participated from home with some great prizes to be won. The voting […]

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New Flights to Gibraltar from Birmingham & Southampton Start in May

Eastern Airways have just announced that it will be launching flights to Gibraltar from Birmingham Airport, after 4 years following the demise of Monarch, flights commence on May 28th Southampton flights begin 24th May, This will be the first scheduled passenger service to Gibraltar from Southampton Airport  in Eastleigh, and will be operated on the […]

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New School Planned For Casares Costa

Great news for parents who live in the coastal area of Casares, the council release plans for the College of Casares Costa. The school center will be composed of several buildings surrounded by a large playground. A area of 5.000 square metres will host a childrens primary school module connected to the main building that […]

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Apply Now For IBI Discount in Manilva

The Government Team, in a clear bid to ease the tax burden of citizenship and provide aid to the most in need, has amended the tax ordinance governing the real estate tax law, which will mean that there will be discounts paying the IBI. The tax rate applied to taxation was reduced to 0,6 for […]

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Welcome 2021 to Manilva

So we enter a new year and unfortunately we are still in turmoil with the Covid 19 situation, with numbers still on the increase for Manilva and Andalucia in general we don´t seem to be moving out of this worldwide pandemic. Our area of Manilva, Duquesa, Sabbinillas and Casares are having our fair share of […]

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3 Kings Parade 2021

The 3 Kings parade has changed this year due to covid regulations, instead of us all going to one location and getting sweets thrown at us we now have to stay at home or see the parade at certain locations. This year the Kings will be putting on some kilometres travelling around Manilva, Sabinillas, Duquesa, […]

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