Key News #109 - October & November 2016


We welcome Aladin La Cala back into the magazine. Aladin La Cala is now well-established in La Cala Hills opposite St Anthony’s College. They buy and sell new and used furniture including sofas, dining tables, chairs and bric a brac. Aladin La Cala also do house clearances. New to Aladin La Cala is the Shabby Chic collection which is a bespoke service for you to choose your own colour and design. If you fancy a bargain, just pop along. You will find full contact details on page 48.


BREXPATS IN SPAIN is an association set-up by British expats for British expats.

• Are you concerned as to how Brexit will affect you?
• Will you still maintain your rights to healthcare?
• How will your UK pension be affected?
• Will your children still be entitled to state education?
• Will your property and inheritance rights change?
• Will your business here suffer the consequences?
• Are you interested in changing your nationality?
• What does the padrón entail?
• Are you a legally registered resident?

Our experts want to help you. We must separate the fact from the fiction. We are fighting to defend our acquired rights. We have the support of Spain but we need your support and membership is free.

BREXPATS IN SPAIN is coming to a town hall or venue near you! Please see back cover for contact details.


CENTRO SANUM has been established for 10 years and is located at the Centro Idea Commercial Centre on the Ctra de Mijas near to the AP7 toll road, so is easily accessible from Mijas Costa and of course there is plenty of easy parking at the centre. Amongst the specialist services available at Centro Sanum are Physiotherapy, Chiropractic, Acupuncture, Nutrition, Massage, Craniosacral Therapy, Colonic Hydrotherapy and Reflexology. Eight languages are spoken at Centro Sanum which include English, Spanish, Dutch and a variety of Scandinavian languages. Additional services include individually-fitted orthopaedic insoles, Yoga, Pilates. Home visits are also available. For more information, please see the advertisement on page 11.


CK REMOVALS & STORAGE is located in La Cala Hills, opposite St Anthony’s College. CK Removals & Storage do removals to and from England, Spain and the rest of Europe. They also offer short and long term storage services. CK Removals & Storage will look after your treasured possession. Full details on page 48.


DEVERE SPAIN is proud to be supporting Brexats of Spain. Please come along to one of our presentations and speak to one of our experts. Let us help you resolve any worries you have regarding pensions, overseas investments, and getting legal on the coast. deVere Spain, part of the deVere Group, is the world’s largest independent financial consultancy group. International investors and expatriates employ us to find financial services products that suit their medium to long term requirements for Investments, insurance, savings and pensions. Within excess of 10 billion US Dollars under administration and management, deVere has more than 80 thousand clients in over a hundred countries. Service is a key part of our success with a large part of our business coming from referrals. Specialities include: New Business Development, Customer Relations, Financial Affairs, Coaching, Leadership, Motivation, Group Training, Public Speaking, Development of Others, UK and European Pensions Transfers, Consultative Sales, Product Marketing, Financial Planning. For more information and contact details, please see the back cover of this magazine.


ESTEPONA FURNITURE & CARPETS, known as Furniture World Estepona, was founded in 1986 with two things in mind: great products and warm customer service. Being a family business frequented by families of all nationalities allows them to establish a deeper connection with their customers’ needs and requirements, always ready for the next challenge. Sofas, beds, fitted carpets, rugs, wood flooring, bedding are just a small part of a great range of quality products that you will find inside their showroom. Thirty years’ experience fitting flooring and carpets also makes them The Specialist to go to if you are looking to change one room or you are planning a major project; their years of experience, expertise and execution skills will meet all your expectations. Online is another area where you can find Estepona Furniture & Carpets. On Facebook you can stay up to date with their latest offers and discounts. Estepona Furniture & Carpets also has a great-looking web site with online shop -, displaying a good range of available products. You can browse or purchase on line and have goods delivered straight to your home or arrange to collect from the store. Furniture World Estepona is the kind of company that constantly evolves and stays true to the customer. Contact details on the advert on page 22.


GOLDEN LEAVES - Funeral Plans for expatriates living in Spain, Portugal or Cyprus. Planning your funeral is a thoughtful and responsible way to show that you care about your family. You can choose the funeral you want and your family are spared the emotional and financial burden of organising everything when they can least cope. If you’re an expatriate living in Spain, Portugal or Cyprus, funeral planning isn’t just a kind and caring thing to do, it’s essential. For more information contact Ruth: 693 715 718 / 8000 98309 or see the back cover of the magazine.


HAIR MAGIC is a well-established unisex hairdressers and beauty salon situated behind La Caixa bank in Calypso, Calahonda. Hair Magic is renowned on the Costa del Sol for Hair Extensions but you can also have your hair coloured or cut plus enjoy the various beauty treatments on offer. Tracy, the owner, is always available for consultation on all matters relating to hair and beauty. For further information see the advertisement on page 9 which has all the contact details.


SECURITY OF SPAIN are now settled into their new, air-conditioned premises in Jardin Botanico, La Cala, near to Henry’s Bar - you can’t miss it as there are plenty of signs outside! Security of Spain has over 30 years experience in the business and services available include 24-hour master locksmith and safe engineer, key cutting service, car key duplication and alarms plus much more. You will be sure of a friendly welcome at Security of Spain together with the advice of the experts. Full details and advice on key duplication can be found on page 44.


SPRAY TANNING BY WENDY With the cooler weather just around the corner and party season nearly upon us, you will need to top up your tan. Now is the time to book your spray tan appointments for the festive season. Using the top-quality Crazy Angel spray tan system, Wendy will come and visit you in the comfort of your own home at a time to suit you so there is no need to go anywhere afterwards and you can let the spray tan work its miracle naturally. You can find Wendy’s contact details on page 9.


TAYLOR’S GENERAL STORE is a British, family-run hardware and general store located next to Aladin La Cala in La Cala Hills, opposite St Anthony’s College with English & British products arriving on a weekly basis including building materials, household goods, cleaning products, bedding, stationery, toys and much more. Taylor’s also offers plastering, bricklaying, plumbing and electrical services. Full contact details are on page 48.