International Club of Estepona

The "ICE" Club

A Social and Cultural Club for English Speaking People.




Sad news
We are sorry to report that one of our members,
Robert (Bob) Culley, passed away yesterday, at home in the UK. (14th March)
Bob had been a member for many years. Our sympathies are with his wife Vera and family.

Tums & Bums

Sorry to say that I'm unable to continue with the Monday morning classes until further notice, on medical grounds.
I'm waiting for a consultant appointment and will let you all know when I'm better.
Kind regards,
(Dated 10th. March)


Driving licence update


Spain finally announces British expats can use UK driving licences there without having to retake a test


MADRID – Thousands of British expats in Spain were celebrating after the Spanish government announced they could use their licences in the country, and will not have to retake their tests.


The Spanish cabinet announced Britons could get back on the road from Thursday, 16th. March, but had six months to exchange their licences for Spanish ones.


How to exchange your UK driving licence in Spain.

Spanish Energy saving rules.

Please note that they apply to any ICE Club event held in the Clubhouse. Organisers, please take note.

Under a decree that comes into effect on Tuesday, August 9th and applies to public buildings, shopping centres, cinemas, theatres, rail stations, offices, shops, bars and restaurants, heating should not be set above 19C and air conditioning should not be set below 27C. Doors will need to be closed so as not to waste energy, and lights in shop windows must be switched off after 10 pm.

The premises in question will be required to display signs or screens that explain the energy-saving initiatives.




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Travel to UK

With entry requirements changing so often, please check before travelling.


As of March 18th. 2022 you do not need to complete a UK passenger locator form before you travel, take any COVID-19 tests or quarantine when you arrive in England.


Travel to Spain


The #SpTH locator Form is no longer necessary for travel to Spain if you have an NHS COVID Pass or an EU Digital COVID Certificate. Travellers under the age of 12 and passengers in international transit (in Spain) do not have to show a certificate or SpTH QR.


Important information for S1 registered members re EHIC



Betty is already hard work on our next Club Magazine.

She would like some more material to put into the next edition, jokes, recipes, articles, puzzles, past photos of members, anything of interest!
If you haven't got a contact number for her, please contact one of the Committee members or email her on


Message from Vic.


Welcome to our new, responsive website.

You should now be able to view it more easily from your tablets and phones.


Any probs. or queries just drop me a line.