Walk 4 Life

Annual Dinner Dance

On Saturday 7th October you can have a wonderful night and help this important local charity.  For just €23 you will have an excellent meal with live entertainment in good company.

Inside at The Kubatin, Hostal Meson, Arboleas the evening starts with a welcoming glass of cava at 7.30 followed by dinner at 8pm.  The menu, details of the entertainment and where you can buy tickets will be available in the next few days.  Watch this space!

There are just ten tables of ten.  To pre-book email w4lifesweet@btinternet.com, or phone/message 608 76 27 48

The 2018 Calendars have arrived

They were delivered by Jimbo the Scot this morning.

They are now in storage and will be distributed to those who have ordered them and on sale at a launch party to be held early in September.  The calendars are of the highest quality and come with their own envelope making them ideal as a gift.  They are only €5 each.

Watch this space for details of the launch party

2018 Calendar Images – Here is a preview of the 12 wonderful photographs selected for the 2018 calendar.

Sunrise on Lake Negratin, David Bryant
Summer fun, Richard Walker
Sunrise on the coast, Mike Holliday
Spring Flowers, Angie Hargreaves

 

Spectacular Sunset over Arboleas, Peter Oliver

Beach at Pueblo Laguna, Judi Bedford-Keogh

Arboleas at Night, Mike Holliday

Snow on Calar Alto, Mike Holliday

Goats in the Campo, Guy Marchal

Dawn from Saliente, Simon Farmiloe

Lorca Fiesta, David Bryant

Green Mojacar, Tammy Gibbons

 

The competition to find 12 equally wonderful images for the 2019 calendar starts here in September

Publicity Manager for Walk For Life

Walk for Life Arboleas are pleased to announce that Judi Bedford-Keogh has become their Publicity Manager.  Judi has over 40 years’ experience of Marketing and Copywriting and is pleased to be able to use her expertise and enthusiasm to help such an important local charity. Judi, who has lived in the area for 13 years, has been working with the charity on the production of their 2018 calendar since April.

The Walk For Life calendar, which features 12 local scenes captured by local photographers, will be on sale from September. For more information email Judi@walk4lifearboleas.com

The Winners!

1st and 2nd winners of the 6k run of the Walk 2017. Melanie Rayner and Sean Shaw .

A special message to Sean of Good Luck when joining the army in September. We hope he will be back to compete in 2018

The Walk was over 3 and 6km and we had walkers and runners, some wheelchairs, children and dogs.

The winning 6k walker was Martina Hoybrigh second was Johan Severins

The winning 3k walker was Ann Finlay

The oldest 6k walker was 80-year-old William (Bill) Potter.

The oldest 3k walker was Sandy Blindell

The first walker with a dog was Tony Aldous with Buddy.

The first child under 15 was Owen Burnside.

1st and 2nd winners of the 6k run of the Walk 2017. Melanie Rayner and Sean Shaw being presented with their trophies.

 

A huge thank you to everyone who took part.   Over €1000 of sponsorship was donated on the day.

Photo competition update

We now have over 40 entries in the competition to have your photo represent a month in the 2018 calendar.  You have until the end of the month to enter

Photos should represent the region and be landscape (wider than they are tall, like a postcard) at a minimum 300dpi A4. and not exceed 10megabytes.

We have sold all the advertising for the 2018 calendar

We would like to thank the following companies for their support. The advertising will pay for all print and production costs so nothing comes out of the charity’s funds. When the calendars are on sale every cent the public pays will go to the charity to help people affected by cancer.

Main Sponsor, Almeria Homes, Property Sales

ALO Legal Services
Almeria Builders
Angels Nursing Group
The Attic Second Hand Shop & Rastro on Wednesdays
C.A.T Services
Cecilia Molina Verdu, Chemist, Arboleas
La Cena Restaurant
Coles of Andalucia, property sales
Colin the Card
Coviran Supermercado, Arboleas
Curtains with Style
Font Arboleas, plumbers’ supplies
Gladrags Fashion
Healthy H2O, drinking water
Ibex Insurance
Jimbo the Scot, transport

Mario, Building Services
Michaela Talbot Translator
Miguel, Electro mecanico. Arboleas
NEXO Vetenary Services, Albox

Paul the Pool, pool cleaning and maintenance
Salas Opticas Opticians
Sol Supermercado
Sonia Cantalejo Bueno. Geotecnia Catastro.
Sophia Wellness Centre
Stacey, Adelante gimnasio
Tony Taylor, Plumber and heating services

Wavelengths Hair & Beauty, Albox
Zeta Electronic TV and Audio Services.

 

You can pre-order the calendars at the walk on 27th May.  They will be available in the Autumn

Thank you to all these local companies who are supporting us

Walk4Life Arboleas would like to thank the following companies for supporting their 2018 calendar with advertising. The advertising will pay for all print and production costs so nothing comes out of the charity’s funds. When the calendars are on sale every cent the public pays will go to the charity to help people affected by cancer.

There are just 3 advertising opportunities left at €50 each

Main Sponsor, Almeria Homes, Property Sales

ALO Legal Services
Almeria Builders
Angels Nursing Group
The Attic Second Hand Shop & Rastro on Wednesdays
C.A.T Services
Cecilia Molina Verdu, Chemist, Arboleas
La Cena Restaurant
Coles of Andalucia, property sales
Colin the Card
Coviran Supermercado, Arboleas
Curtains with Style
Font arboleas, plumbers’ supplies
Gladrags Fashion
Healthy H2O, drinking water
Ibex Insurance
Mario, Building Services
Michaela Talbot Translator
Miguel, Electro mecanico. Arboleas
Paul the Pool, pool cleaning and maintenance
Salas Opticas Opticians
Sol Supermercado
Sonia Cantalejo Bueno. Geotecnia Catastro.
Sophia Wellness Centre
Stacey, Adelante gimnasio
Tony Taylor, Plumber and he
Zeta Electronic TV and Audio Services.

For further information visit the website www.walk4lifearboleas.com or email judi@walk4lifearboleas.com