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Missing Persons Post – Nixon James Smith

Missing Persons Post – Nixon James Smith The British national was last known to be at Madrid Airport on November 19 at 10.32pm after arriving from Malaga. Family desperate to find missing son who failed to get on Birmingham Airport flight.  Nixon James Smith from Worcestershire has not been seen for 22 days. Article source and…
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Benidorm Weather Forecast

Benidorm Weather Forecast Weather report for Tuesday 11th December 2018  On this page you will find all the information you need about the weather here in Benidorm, a daily weather report, 7 day forecast, average monthly temperatures and links to other weather related pages.  Hello from Benidorm. Welcome to AUTUMN in Spain. Today´s top temperature…
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Exchange Rates in Benidorm

Exchange Rates in Benidorm Tuesday 11th December 2018 This is the average rate around town – Always use a reputable exchange bureau, see below. Another DROP today, back DOWN to 1.085€. PREVIOUS 7 DAYS Monday 10th December – 1.095 Sunday 9th December – 1.10 Saturday 8th December – 1.10 Friday 7th December – 1.10 Thursday 6th…
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Brexit – News and Updates

Brexit – News and Updates Brexit will affect every single one of us. News stories and updates will be posted here. BREXIT ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW Britains time in the EU is running out 10th December – Anger as Theresa May refuses to set new date for Commons vote on her Brexit deal, ahead…
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Benidorm Bouncers

Benidorm Bouncers Over the last few years the Door Security here in Benidorm have had a lot of bad press, both here in Spain and in the UK tabloids (which never seem to have anything good to say about Benidorm anyway) and recently several videos have gone viral causing a very public outcry for more…
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Sporting events in Benidorm

Any information posted here can be subject to last minute changes. Click on the Venue for more information  and a interactive MAP.   SINATRAS PREMIUM All major sport shown on our large screen on the terrace. THE GARRISON FOOD AND SPORTS BAR Make at day of it at the Garrison our kitchen is open all…
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November Fiesta Schedule

NOVEMBER FIESTA SCHEDULE – Fiestas Patronales Benidorm Benidorm honours its two patron saints, the Virgen del Sufragio and San Jaime apostle, with the annual “Fiestas Patronales” local fiestas. The streets are transformed for the entire event with floral decorations, lively musicians, open-air theatre, firework displays and religious parades. Benidorm Fiestas 2018 start Friday 9th November and…
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Red days in December

Red days in December What is a red day? This is a national holiday, similar to a Bank Holiday back in the UK, so some supermarkets will be closed or open for much shorter hours, banks, offices and schools will be CLOSED. 6th December – Constitution Day (Día de la Constitución) This public holiday is always…
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The future excavation and musealisation of the Castell de Benidorm

The future excavation and musealisation of the Castell de Benidorm, one step closer Source – www.diarioinformacion.com, translated from a Spanish news article so some information may be lost in translation. The excavation and musealisation (putting or keeping something in a museum) of the Castell de Benidorm is one step closer to being a reality. The Department of Historical Heritage…
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Weekly Meeting Venues

Weekly Meeting Venues This is your opportunity to meet some of the admin team and your fellow members for a chat and a drink, this is not a formal meeting but very relaxed and everyone is welcome.   Meetings are held every FRIDAY at different venues from 20.30 – 21.30. If you do arrive and the…
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Benidorm verses The Amalfi Coast, Italy

BENIDORM VERSES THE AMALFI COAST, ITALY We are always saying that a Holiday in Benidorm has something for everyone, no matter what you are looking for, be it a quite restful holiday or a 24/7 party, but how do other places measure up? Derek and I had what we expected to be a dream holiday…
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Tabacco/Cigarette Prices

Tabacco/Cigarette Prices Please note:- These prices are for products purchased in the Spanish government controlled “Tabac” shops, . For a list of Tabacs click HERE To see what the DUTY FREE allowance is from Spain to the UK click HERE The most popular Cigarette Prices for 200 – prices updated 29/06/18 Lambert and Butler –…
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Transport to and from Alicante Airport, Transfer, Bus,Taxi or car?

Transport to and from Alicante Airport, Transfer, Bus,Taxi or car? You have booked your holiday to Benidorm and are now wondering how to get here from your chosen airport…. there are quite a few options which we will go into detail about below. Alicante Airport is Spain’s 5th busiest so it can seem a bit…
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Benidorm´s Tallest Buildings

Benidorm´s Tallest Buildings Did you know? Benidorm has the most high-rise buildings per capita in the world? Benidorm is the second city in the world with more skyscrapers per square metre? beaten only by New York! Benidorm is the 2nd Spanish city with constructions of more than 150 meter? Madrid is the first and we even…
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Google Search of Benidorm Seriously

Now you can use the power of google to search the entire Benidorm Seriously web site to find exactly what you want  

VIP Lounge Introduction

Welcome to the the brand new VIP Lounge from Benidorm Seriously. Brief Introduction The VIP lounge is intended for Serious members with a genuine interest in helping other members improve their experience of Benidorm.  We have created the lounge to simulate Facebook to make it easier to understand.  However we have removed the restrictions of…
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Benidorm´s British Businesses Association – BBBA

Benidorm´s British Businesses Association – BBBA Welcome all to Benidorm´s first ever British Business Association promoting Safety, Support, Help and Family Values amongst not only our visitors but within our community . B.B.B.A is a Business Owners Association formed by British Residents in Benidorm and the Surrounding areas. THE AIMS OF THE ASSOCIATION ARE- To…
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The Best Sunday Lunch in Benidorm

The Best Sunday Lunch in Benidorm These places are listed in no particular order and have been recommended by Benidorm Seriously Facebook Group Members. 3B48 Soul Bar Sunday kitchen this week! Homemade Yorkshire’s, homemade roasties, mash potato with REAL butter and seasoning. 3 veg, stuffing and meat juice gravy. OR Homemade Stew & dumplings with…
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Public Holidays in October

Public Holiday in October October 9th – Day of the Valencian Community This is not a national holiday but one for the whole Valencian Region, of which Benidorm is part of, it is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed. Most stores are closed, although some bakers and food stores…
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Campsites in Benidorm

Campsites in Benidorm El Raco Camping Raco Benidorm offers indoor and outdoor swimming pools, an à la carte restaurant and a 24-hour reception. Each bright, air-conditioned bungalow has flat-screen satellite TV and a furnished terrace. Camping Raco is situated in Benidorm’s Rincón de Loix district, where you will find numerous shops and bars. Levante Beach…
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D-Day and Normandy Landing Re-enactment. 28th, 29th and 30th September.

D-Day and Normandy Landing Re-enactment on Poniente Beach. 28th, 29th and 30th September. One of the most important military campaigns in history is to be re-enacted.  Run by the Spanish historical society Bilex, you will see soldiers carrying heavy machine guns, artillery cannons with men and woman performing living tributes to the veterans of WWII…
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Mr & Mrs Suits

Mr & Mrs Suits Phil & Jackie Stanley known as Mr and Mrs Suits are no strangers to Benidorm regulars and locals. although for some their flamboyant dress sense may appear strange.  Their style of dress and choice of bright colours have certainly caught the eye, not just in Benidorm but throughout the UK as…
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Medical assistance in Benidorm – Where to go, what to go

Medical Assistance in Benidorm – Where to go, what to go… Unfortunately even on holiday medical issues can arise, know what to do and where to go. The most important thing you will need is your EHIC card, this is completely FREE so no excuses not to have one, double check that yours is in…
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Venues suitable for Children

Venues suitable for Children The places listed below have been recommended by Benidorm Seriously Facebook group members. Some venues in Benidorm will have a cut off time for children, this is due to the contents of the shows, some have a strict NO children policy and others will make the decision on the night depending…
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