On 2 June 2012 upon HM Queen Elizabeth II Anniversary Jubilee Party took place also the inauguration of Bela Romão Croquet Country Club.
Much fun was had by all in the presence of HEs The Mayor and Vice President of Olhão, President of the Algarve Tourist Board, the Governor of the Rotray Club of Portugal and the President of the Rotary Club of Olhão amongst other honoured dignataries and guests from all walks of life and dedicated Croquet players and novices to the game!
The Opening Ceremony saw the hoisting of the Portuguese Flag by HE the Mayor of Olhão and Lita Gale accompanied by the Portuguese National Anthem which was followed by the hoisting of the Union Jack and the National Anthem by Lita Gale and Stephen Date a true dedicated Croquet player
Entertainment was provided by The University of the Algarve Tuna Choir who delighted the audience with their dazling performance, followed by the Rancho Foclorico de Luz de Tavira and the Artist aka Amy Winehouse
Donations in favour of Centro Paroquial de S Pedro do Estoril
Parish Center for the Elderly
RIAS - Centro de Recuperação e Investigação de Animais Selvagens Ria Formosa - Olhão
Center for Recovery and Investigation of Wild Animals for the Ria Formosa- Olhão
HH President of The Townhall of Olhão Eng. Francisco Leal and HH Lidia Leote, President of the Rotary Club of Olhao with the other "HRH" Mario Verga and Lita Gale on the opening of Bela Romao Croquet Country Club The Diamonf Jubilee Party in honour of HRH Queen Elizabeth II
Photo by courstey of Chris Wright
Photos by courtsey of Chris Wright
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