No meeting

Mon 19th February


AGM and dinner at the Parador

Mon 19th March

A talk on the ‘Geology of the Costa Blanco’ by Dr Ruby Philpott, Geoscientist with over 30 years oil industry experience, reviews the story behind the formation of this coastal area and its unique mountainous scenery

Thurs 19th April

Day Trip

Valencia siteseeing day Trip. Visit some of the lesser known treasures of historical Valencia A walking tour into the past led by Dodie & James Hodgkinson

Mon 21st May

Parador hotels

A presentation on Parador hotels

Thurs 14th June

Day Trip

Day trip to El Palacio de los Condes Cervellon, at Anna

Thurs 12th July

Summer Lunch

Restaurante Punta Benimaquia, Dénia

Mon 17th September

Talk by Angela Chantry

Presenting the life story of the Flamenco dancer Carmen Amaya (1918-1963). Carmen travelled the world, became famous in America, made films in Hollywood and danced for Roosevelt and Churchill

1st-6th October

Annual trip

5 night trip to Almería, Guadix and it’s Cave houses and Granada

Mon 19th November

Talk by Peter Atkinson

Entitled Art in Spain’s Outdoor Public Spaces: Sculptures, Murals and Architectural Features

Thurs 29th November

Shopping Trip to Valencia

Thurs 13th December

Christmas lunch

Massena Restaurante