January

No meeting


Mon 19th February

AGM

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