Another day – another dollar

Well as another day draws to a close in The Euesden household I take my coffee and four beautiful furry friends outside to enjoy a well deserved break on the terrace. Expecting at this time of the year to see a stunning  sunset with a gentle breeze wafting around my not so bronzed barefeet, I am suddenly transported back to a dark  dreary March night in Rochdale – it’s freezing out there! The wind is howling – the mist has covered…

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Getting to grips with technology

Well I cannot believe it and you will probably will not either. This is my FIRST EVER blog – yippeee! I, Michel Euesden, must be the last person in civilisation as we know it who has never blogged. I have BEEN blogged (that’s another story) but I on my own have never ever done it. I am in the words of Madonna – A Virgin – I am a complete novice. Or should I say – I was? Will write…

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Fantastic Turnout for ACEM

On Saturday, February 6, more than 200 members of the Mojacar business community attended the official launch of ACEM, the Mojacar business association at the Hotel El Puntazo. In attendance were a good mixture of foreign as well as Spanish businessmen and women. A 35-minute presentation was delivered in Spanish and English by ACEM President Karin Schröter, with the help of Keith Sellers, which explained the principal aims of ACEM, i.e. to promote Mojacar and the surrounding areas, nationally and…

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Piers Morgan interviews The Euesdens

Piers Morgan Interview

In 2010 Piers Morgan came to Marbella to film an episode for ITV. Find out what happened when the debonair sophisticated star of Britain’s Got Talent met the formidable passionate and determined girl from Rochdale with her successful husband at their home in Southern Spain. Watch Piers interview Michel and Steven Euesden:

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Personally Speaking

WE in the Euesden household are proud to announce a new addition to the family – young Doris who is a three-month-old Bichon Frise and what a delightful creature she is! As regular readers of the Personally Speaking column know, my best four-legged friend Minnie Me passed away in tragic circumstances over the Christmas period and having never lost a pet before, I did not fully understand the pain and grief her untimely departure would cause. Waves of sadness would…

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Euro Weekly News Group

Everything has to start somewhere and the origins of the company behind The Euro Weekly News are easily pinpointed. After all, we’re not talking the source of the Nile here, but hey – the journey from there to here has not been without its hazards. And anyone with doubts about the Theory of Evolution should give it a second chance after looking at how over the last 12 years the paper has become the largest free English language newspaper in Spain.…

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Benidorm Has Talent raises the roof

The 25 finalists competed for the 2,000-euro first prize and almost 7,000 euros was raised for cancer charity AECC on the night. On Sunday, November 29, almost 800 people in Benidorm Palace found out one thing: Benidorm Really Has Talent. The finalists consisted of 25 acts selected from 110 at the previous weekend’s heats. The event was in aid of raising awareness and gathering funds for Spanish cancer charity AECC. As the people started to pour into the superb venue,…

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British mum wins ‘Benidorm Has Talent’

ON Sunday November 29 Turre resident Kayleigh Taylor, originally from Liverpool, was named as the winner of the inaugural Benidorm Has Talent which took place at the renowned Benidorm Palace. Kayleigh’s prize was not only the distinction of winning the biggest variety show ever staged at the Benidorm Palace but the 2,000 euros prize came in handy as well. The weekend prior, Kayleigh was selected along with another 24 fabulous acts out of a total of 110 which auditioned to…

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WOW Factor 2009 Fantastic Final

Last Sunday, November 15, saw the highly anticipated Grand Final of the WOW Factor 2009, in the Sala Fortuna at the five-star Torrequebrada Hotel in Benalmadena. Several thousand euros were raised at this competition in support of Cudeca’s Cancer Care Hospice (final figure not known at time of going to print). Around 200 guests enjoyed the pre-concert meal, and were later joined by a further 200 people to see the final 12 contestants compete for the coveted first prize. Despite…

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