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Christmas Carol Service in Lagoa

The traditional Christmas Carol Service by the International School of the Algarve students will be held at Igreja Matriz in Lagoa on Friday, December 6 at 7pm.

The Christmas Carol Service...

Charity concert in aid of Down’s Syndrome association

A charity concert by the Orquestra Clássica do Sul (former Algarve Orchestra) and featuring baritone Rui Baeta is taking place on Friday, December 6, at the Teatro das Figuras in Faro, at 9.30pm...

Festive streets

Street artists are being offered the chance to perform without a licence in Portimão this Christmas. It's the town hall's way of trying to bring Christmas cheer into the streets over the holiday...

War memories

To mark Remembrance Day, the Algarve Resident asked readers who served in the Armed Forces and who now live in Portugal to share their stories with us. Our regular contributor Margaret Brown sent...

Birthday brainwave nets NECI cool €1,600

A birthday brainwave has brought smiles and much-needed cash to a charity for the mentally and physically challenged.

West Algarve resident Vikee Van Horn decided to use her birthday to...

At long last, São Brás de Alportel fire department will have the generator it so badly needs to help cope with any “emergency situations or calamities”. The €15,000 generator will be purchased...

Aljezur International School is holding its annual Christmas Fair on Saturday, December 7.

Organised by students, parents and teachers, the fair will begin at midday and will include many...

Braving the cold for some superb entertainment

Review by Jackie Alcock

On a cold November evening, did I really want to pull myself from my sofa in front of a lovely log fire to go to see amateur dramatics at my local theatre? Well,...

New book by low-profile Algarve hero

He’s a man with many hats. He is a former fireman, one-time member of the Household Cavalry, stalwart supporter of the military charity Help for Heroes, and a storybook writer.

David Jones...

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