Phoenix Solos Club
Started in 2001 by and for those over 50 on their own, who wanted a better social life. Membership is now over 130. Meetings are held every Monday from about 11.00 to 13.00 at the Marina Club on the waterfront at the International Marina, Torrevieja. Regular activities are arranged on several days of the week and others are organised on a one-off basis. Further information is available on our website, phoenixsolos.wix.com/phoenixsolos
Royal Naval Association
The Torrevieja Branch meets at 17.00 on the first Wednesday of the month at Bar/Restaurante El Paraiso situated near Carrefour. We would be pleased to welcome any serving or ex Royal Navy personel to our meetings. Non Royal Navy people are also very welcome as Associate members. Besides our monthly meetings, we also arrange lunches out, quizzes and occasional outings we are a friendly and lively crew. Please contact Chairman Paul Edwards on 618 644 934, Vice Chairman Danny Kay on 96 671 62 74 or Secretary Margaret Forshaw on 96 692 19 96.
San Luis Neighbourhood Watch & Residents' Association
Meets on the last Monday of each month at 16.30 at Casa Ventura, Calle Arbizu, San Luis urbanisation, Torrevieja For further information contact acting president David Blackie in the first instance at firstname.lastname@example.org or assistant acting president Rita Huntley at email@example.com All residents are invited to attend
TAC Tabletop Wargaming
Historical, Fantasy and Sci-Fi. Whether you are a current player, someone looking to return to the hobby or you've never played a game before, you're guaranteed to receive a warm welcome. We are active in the Torrevieja/ Almoradi/Rojales area. For more details contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Torrevieja Computer Club
Meet on second and fourth Wednesday each month at the Da Vinci Bistro, Lakeside, San Luis at 19.00.
Torrevieja Christian Fellowship (TCF)
An English speaking lively church at Avenida de las Cortes Valencianas 68, Torrevieja 03183. Residents and holidaymakers are welcome to attend services every Sunday at 10.30 with communion and ‘kids church’. Wednesday Fellowship Meetings (Bible study) begin at 18.00.For information see our website ww.tcf-Spain.org or tel: 96 670 03 91.
Torrevieja Philatelic Society
A stamp club with members from many European countries who share a like minded interest in collecting. We were established in 2003 and currently have 26 members from the UK, Germany, Belgium, Switzerland & Spain. Our members collect, sell and swap stamps from every country in the world, our meetings are informal and friendly, we hold stamp auctions, quizzes and talks on stamp collecting. Meetings on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month, starting at 15.00 at La Torre Hotel in Los Montesinos. For information contact Alan on 86 817 19 36 or email alan.aylward@rocketmail. com.
Torrevieja Classics and Specialist Cars Club
If you are interested in cars, rallies and social events (especially if you have a classic car) please contact us. For more information visit www.carclubtorrevieja.com or telephone the new president, Neville Crowson on 96 572 42 52, or come along to one of our monthly meetings, which are every first Wednesday of the month at 19.30 in the Cafeteria of the Marina Internacional.
The Royal British Legion Torrevieja Branch 3456
Meets at Casa Ventura, San Luis on the 2nd Friday of the month at 18.30pm for 19.00 start. You do not have to have served in the armed forces to be a member so why not pop along to see what we get up to? We look forward to meeting you. Entertainment is usually provided afterwards. We also have monthly luncheons at various locations. our Bowls Team plays at Casa Ventura on Thursdays and Saturdays. Visit our website at http:// branches.britishlegion.org.uk/ branches/torrevieja or contact Membership Secretary Pauline Grindlay on 96 670 41 46 or email: rbl3456membership@ gmail.com
Torrevieja Flower Club
We meet every third Wednesday of the month at the Asturias Restaurant, Punta Prima at 14.00. New members and guests very welcome. Enquiries - Sandra 96 684 82 20 or
Torrevieja Scottish Country Dancing Group
Dancing sessions resume on Thursday, October 5 at 15.00 in El Paraiso, Urb. Jardin de Mar 3, towards the rear of Carrefour. Please note change of day from Mondays to Thursdays. Beginners, new members and visitors are most welcome. Flat shoes are recommended. For more information contact Wilma on 96 673 06 66 or John on 96 678 35 08
Torre Sur Coalition of Communities
Apolitical coalition of representatives from the urbanisations Los Altos, Mariblancas, Mar Azul, Elisios Playa, Rocio del Mar, Rocajuna and any others in the south of Torrevieja. The aim is to collate and share information regarding issues of concern and liaise with the town hall and the police to resolve them. We also offer information regarding prevention, reporting and awareness of crime. Meetings are on the last Wednesday of every month in Bar Domino, Rocajuna at 11:00. We welcome resident who wishes to participate or represent any urbanisation in the south of Torrevieja. Contact email torresurcoalcom @hotmail.com
Velvetones Ladies Harmony Chorus
If any ladies love to sing, join us and learn 4-part harmony. We have sung on the Costa Magica in Alicante, been to the theatre and had a talent night with the Harmonisers all in one week! Rehearsals each Wednesday morning from 10.00 at El Paraiso, Torrevieja, behind Carrefour. We help raise funds for charities like the AECC for cancer and ALPE school for special educational needs! Visit Facebook or www.velveto nesharmonytorrevieja.com or call Mary-Anne on 96 671 49 73.
Torrevieja Retired Activities Club (TRAC)
Meets every third Wednesday from September to June at the International Marina Bar, Torrevieja with speakers on a variety of subjects at each meeting. Activities include, 10 pin bowling, petanca with picnics on the beach, trips and monthly Sunday lunches etc. Please contact Chairperson Tina on 96 678 92 12 or Members Secretary Diane on 966 841 585 for further information.
ACE - Autos y Caravanas de España
If you have a motor home, caravan or tent come along to a rally and meet some new friends, it costs nothing to join us so what do you have to lose. Please send an email to ACErallies@gmail.com for further information or telephone Pauline 965 076 667/617 114 933.
The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop, and regular open information meetings are held throughout the province to inform both members of the public and health professionals about the 12 step programme that has helped millions of alcoholics worldwide to achieve sobriety. If you would like more information and where to find your closest meeting, please call:Costa Blanca NORTH (+34) 648 169 045 (for areas Alicante & northwards).Costa Blanca SOUTH (+34) 625 912 078 (for areas south of Alicante)
Association of Retired Police Officers (ARPO)
Social and self-help group for retired police officers of any nationality and serving officers who are considering moving to the Costa Blanca. New members and partners are cordially welcome. We meet on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 10.30 at Sackos Bar, El Limonar, Torrevieja (no meetings July and August). For further information call John Devine (Secretary) 96 671 20 89, email email@example.com. See the website for forthcoming social events and other info: www.arpo.org.uk
A social group for those with Southern and East African connections with branches for both Costa Blanca South and North. Costa Blanca South meets at Cheers Bar/Restaurant, Eagles Nest, near Villamartín. every second Saturday of the month from 12.00 on the second Saturday each month. No fees or formalities. For details ring Sue 966 763 471 or Jean 96 678 47 35 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Chorale Chamber Choir
Chorale is actively looking for more choristers to join immediately. These should be experienced singers, able to read music, and willing to attend weekly rehearsals on Wednesdays. More info from Christine Eames: 647 130 214.
Costa Blanca Mountain Walkers
Friendly and sociable group offering a wide variety of walks in the region from easy strolls with lunches through to strenu-