CHRISTMAS LUNCH FOR CLIENTS December 7th
A special event on the calendar for Age Care is the Annual Christmas Luncheon for pensioners. More than 118 clients, carers and guests attended the event which was held at The Tamisa Golf Hotel on the afternoon on the 7th December. Everybody was welcomed with a glass of mulled wine and a wonderful selection of hors d’oeuvres followed by short speech from the President Syd Weldon thanking all the welfare volunteers for their invaluable help with the organisation for the party. Then all were served with a wonderful three course meal of mushroom soup and a Traditional Turkey Christmas Luncheon followed by Christmas Pudding and coffee. During lunch entertainment was provided by the singer Laura Ellen. Followed by ‘Mania Performers’ an amazing group of local singers and dancers who also volunteered their time to entertain everybody with rousing and humorous Christmas songs as well as encouraging and inviting the guests to dance of whom many participated.
Local dignitaries also attended to support the Charity included Patron Bruce McIntyre MBE ex British Consul and his wife Norma and Anette Skou of the Mijas Foreigners Department who supports the work of Age Care and co-ordinates activities and events for the benefit of all foreigners.
When guests were leaving they all said that it was a wonderful event and they would remember it for a long time.