Hi everyone John here

Hopefully everyone has managed to dry out and repair some, if not all of the damage done during the September ‘Gota Fria’. Such devastation in so many places. We all hope that is the end to our ‘Gota Fria’ season for this year.  

There is No Welcome Group Meeting in October due to the timing of the Venice Stay & Cruise trip. The next Meeting will be on 2nd November. 

At our first Welcome Group Dance after our Summer break, we were entertained by the talented and brilliant voice of Miss Carla Stone who was supported by a group new to us, The Reno Brothers. A fantastic night was had by all and a big thanks to our guests for entertaining us with their fabulous music.

16th October Monthly Dance 7.30pm.

Join us on this fabulous night of live entertainment with the return of the Best of British 2 plus The Cavern Club Greats; a 4-piece band playing great music. A great night’s entertainment with not only dancing, but for those who like to sit and watch and to tap & sing along to the music. Tickets €12. Chicken & Chips €5.

13th November Monthly Dance 7.30pm.

Another fantastic night of entertainment with the truly stunning voice of Miss Nikki Gale. We are also extremely pleased to welcome for the first time on Camposol, the New Jersey Boys; 4 guys with fabulous voices and perfect harmonies. A night not to be missed. Sorry This Is Sold Out but we have a long waiting list.

Welcome Group Christmas Party 11th December. 7.30pm.

We are pleased to welcome back by popular demand the multi-talented Mr Sean Mac with his great skill of combining singing and dancing. Also we welcome for the first time from Benidorm, the young Queen of Disco & Dance, Miss Ellis Lydia.  This night is guaranteed to be great fun. Mince pies included (and any extra pies left over please donate to Steve!!).  Tickets €12. Chicken & Chips €5.

News Year’s Eve Party 31st December. 7.30pm

See the New Year in with some great entertainment and good friends. Entertainment with the lovelySharni and Mr Rae Daniels (complete with kilt). See the Spanish & British New Year in with Cava. Price includes full buffet & dessert. Tickets €23. Coaches from Puerto de Mazarrón, Bolnuevo, Mazarrón Country Club and all sectors of Camposol for €7 pp. Tickets now available 

January 22nd Monthly Dance 7.30pm

We are pleased to welcome back the fabulous Sister Act from Benidorm. Plus Whitney Houston Tribute and round the evening off with the girls performing ‘Hit’s from the 70’s’. A full night’s entertainment. Don’t miss this one. Tickets now available.   

Book Swap – 1st, 15th & 29th October. 10am-12pm.

Calle Barcelona 10, Camposol A. Bring along any used or new books, DVD’s, CD’s Audio & Video Cassettes & magazines. Take away as many as you like for just €1 pp (not per item), just to cover the rent. 

Petanca– 2nd October. 2pm.

Join Carol & Peter and your friends for a great fun game of Petanca at the rear of Mariano’s. You will be warmly welcomed for this popular social afternoon gathering. 1.45pm for a 2pm start. No membership required. All are welcome. 

Forthcoming Trips and Events

Ladies’ Evening – Wednesday 23rd October. 7.30pm. 

Join your friends at our strictly ‘Ladies Only Evening’ at Mariano’s. Including Fashion Show, Stalls selling a variety of goods, free Bingo & Raffle. Dance along to the great music of Byron ‘G Sax’ Man. Tickets €5.

Day Trip to Benidorm Fiesta – Friday 15th November.

Known locally as ‘British Day’ when everyone dresses up in fancy dress. Come and join in the fun and fancy dress (optional). We are sure it will be a fabulous day. Tickets €15. 

Trip to Benidorm Palace – Sunday 29th March 2020

Magic of Motown Spectacular. Local coach pickup to the Helios Hotel Benidorm for half board stay. After evening meal, coaches to Benidorm Palace for entertainment by the ‘Magic of Motown’. Spectacular show. Return coach to hotel. After breakfast we head back home. Only €95 pp based on 2 people sharing a twin/double room. Single supplement. SOLD OUT!  

Trip to Cuenca – 11th May 2020

Visit the quaint and picturesque town of Cuenca for a three-day trip. Just €110 pp based on 2 sharing a twin/double room.  

SOLD OUT!!

Trip to Salamanca, Leon & Oviedo – 1st to 8th June 2020

Visiting and staying in Leon, Oviedo and Salamanca in the Asturias Region. Half board on first night, then B & B for the rest of the stays. Many excursions included. A great way to see this region of Spain. €445 pp based on 2 people sharing twin/double room. 

Trip to Antequera – 18th October 2020 – 4 nights/5 days.

Staying at the Antequera Spa/Fitness/Golf Hotel on half board basis with wine & water with the evening meal. This is not just a golfing holiday; there is something for everyone! Pamper yourself at the hotel’s spa, have a workout in the gym, walk along the Caminito Del Ray, check out the local town, or just chill and do absolutely nothing! (Green fees €45 including buggy).  €295 pp based on 2 sharing twin/double room. Single rooms €395

Well that is all for now until next month when I will tell you of our exploits on the Cruise!!! Stay safe & bye for now John.

For any information, to reserve tickets for dances or trips and to find out about the availability please contact Steve on Facebook: The Welcome Group Spain

Email welcomegroupspain@yahoo.com

Tel 697 960 590