Key News #92 - 17th Dec. to 16th Feb. 2014


is now well established in Jardin Botanico, La Cala. Anda Golf boasts the widest selection of golfing accessories including clubs, balls, footwear, clothing and of course they have a full golf club repair service second to none. Anda Golf have a resident first-class seamstress who can not only make and repair tailor-made clothing for golf etc but is also available for all your personal repairs and alterations. If you are a left-handed player, then Anda Golf are the experts and Abas, the owner, is always on hand to offer you sound advice. English, German, Spanish and Dutch are spoken. Green Fees can also be arranged. This year there is a large selection of kids’ golfing equipment at Anda Golf which is your one-stop shop for all your golfing needs. Professional, honest, reliable service. BIG SALE STARTS 7TH JANUARY. Key recommended. Please see main ad.


is in CC Pino Golf, Elviria and sells everything relating to health and wellbeing. There is a very interesting article in this issue about how to treat a cold which I am sure many of you will find useful as this seems unfortunately to be the cold and flu season. Anni’s Vital Shop will be opening again soon at the Carrefour in Mijas Costa (formerly Euromarket). Please see main ad.


We welcome the British Surgical Clinic to Key to Mijas Costa. Do you suffer from varicose veins? They now have a walk in walk out clinic dedicated to the treatment of varicose veins plus an editorial debunking some of the myths on page 19. British Surgical Clinic also specialises in treating hernias. If you are on a long waiting list, then Marbella Hernia provided by the British Surgical Clinic offers competitive surgical packages using a modern day case procedure with a quick recovery period. Please see main ad on page 15.


has been established in Mijas Costa for over 20 years but was unfortunately forced to shut down its premises in the Euromarket, Mijas Costa, as the whole complex was bought out. Shona of Bunches is still operating in Mijas Costa and is only a phone call away. Bunches operates Teleflora so you can send the gift of flowers to your loved ones all around the world. Bunches is your florist for all occasions and specialises in Wedding Flowers, Birthdays, Anniversaries and Funerals. Bunches can take orders for Christmas, New Year, Valentine’s Day and Mother’s Day. You can buy online and local delivery is FREE. Please see main ad.


Would you like to win a Samsung Galaxy Tab 3? Then simply follow the instructions in Computer City’s main ad. Offer closes when 1000 likes have been reached and will be drawn on 23rd December. Are you operating Windows XP on your PC? Then you will find the article on page 42 written by Computer City will apply to you.


has recently opened at the Poligono Las Chapas, Elviria (where Aim used to be). CrossFit Elviria is owned and run by Karl and Janina who many of your will already know and they have now established their own local CrossFit Centre. CrossFit is not just another impersonal Gym. It is a community dedicated to making you feel better physically, emotionally and mentally. CrossFit uses lots of different whole body movements for optimum results. CrossFit is fast becoming a global phenomen. Karl and Janina are dedicated instructors and will give you a personal experience to enjoy. Getting fit is at the forefront of everyone’s mind after the seasonal excesses so come down and see what CrossFit is all about. Makes an ideal seasonal gift. Please see main ad.


is a community-based football club, playing at St. Anthony’s School, Coin Road and La Cala de Mijas Municipal pitch. Field of Dreams caters for children from ages 3-16. It is a club dedicated to teaching children football skills, team work and building confidence. Whether the children have played before or not, the aim is for them to have fun while learning a team sport. From the New Year they will be playing friendly matches with other clubs and schools. Training tops and Match Kits are provided free of charge. Please see main ad for more information.


now offers several Sanitas plans including dental. Choose the one that suits you. You can get an instant quote online. You can get up to 2 months free on premiums and extra options on selected policies (terms and conditions apply), so if you were thinking of taking out health insurance, now is the ideal time. Please see main ad.


Are you a small business with no website? Have you been let down with your web builder? Have you been quoted an amount far beyond your budget? How do you know that anyone will be able to find you even when your website goes live? We have the ideal solution for you. Everything you need up and live within 3 working days and now including your own domain name. This is not just for restaurants, it is also suitable for ANY small business. Do you already have a website? Is it Smart device friendly and/or are you not on the first page of Google? See pages 72 and 73 for more information and give us a call to get your business moving for 2014.


has some great Christmas offers. If you enrol for a Beauty Therapy Course in December, you will get a 700 Euro discount! If you enrol for level 2 Hairdressing you will receive a Free Level 2 nail course. Enrol for the Fashion & Photographic Make up course and receive a gift from MAC. These offers are available for enrolment up until 31st December and for courses staring in January and February 2014. If you have been thinking about a new direction in the Beauty Industry or would like to add on some additional skills, then now is the perfect time. Would make an ideal Christmas gift for a loved one. Please see main ad.


in Butibamba for all your white good repairs and purchases. Helpful and efficient staff and a great selection of goods, now including the new Dyson hot and cold bladeless fan. Please see main ad.


106 fm has moved its base to under Streets of London in Los Claveles, La Cala. Please also see main ad for change in landline phone number.


We are delighted to welcome Steve back into the magazine. Steve is a professional window cleaner and glass curtain specialist. His prices are very reasonable and include frames, ledges, tracks and mirrors. Fast, friendly, reliable and honest service. Steve now cleans our windows on a regular basis. He really does do what is written on the tin and we are already booked in his diary for next month! Key recommended.


We know that many of you find our double page information sheets a very useful tool. We have in this issue updated the public holidays and amended and added a few of the numbers including the Domestic Violence Helpline and the Samaritans. This is, however, a mammoth task so we will make more amendments for the February and April issues. In the meantime if you, our readers and businesses, have any numbers that you would like to see included or ones that you do not find helpful, please contact us as this will assist us in our task. Our contact details are on page 4.