André Jordan was named Honorary Officer of the British Empire
André Jordan was awarded The Order of the British Empire (OBE), during an official ceremony held by the British Ambassador in Portugal, Mr. Chris Sainty, at his official residence in Lisbon. This was in recognition of his dedication, involvement and services provided to the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award and its Portuguese sister organisation, the “Prémio Infante D. Henrique”.
André Jordan is part of the list of personalities honoured by Her Majesty The Queen, Elizabeth II, in 2021.
Senior Living – Silver Age Ready
Because being close to our family is so essential, especially in the later stages of our lives, we have launched a collection of residential solutions, Silver Age Ready, with integrated services targeted at those active seniors who seek quality of life, tranquillity and safety.
Belas Clube de Campo also provides a wide variety of services, such as 24-hour surveillance, Para-pharmacy, home blood tests, minimarket, hairdresser, post office, health club, restaurants, laundry, golf, tennis and a shuttle.
Residents can also receive medical care at home, as result of a protocol with Ibersaúde.
Belas Clube de Campo hosted the third edition of the Ladies on Tour tournament, one of Portugal’s major female golf tournaments. This year there was a record attendance of over 60 Portuguese and International players.
The event was sponsored by Falconeri, an Italian brand of clothing heavy involved with golf, and also counted with the presence of the actor Ricardo Pereira and his wife, Francisca, both who are now passionate about their golf.
Golf as part of the school curriculum
Belas Clube de Campo has signed an agreement with the João de Deus de Belas school to include golf as a part of its curriculum, so fostering contact with the game whilst also promoting the schools location and its resources.
The João de Deus Belas school becomes the first school in Portugal to include golf as part of its curriculum and is approved by the Education Ministry. Classes will be given by the professionals of the Belas Clube de Campo Golf Academy.
"Belas Clube de Campo is probably the best place to be happy with family and friends. Nature, safety, and magnificent views. Active Life, the Physical and Mental Wellness Health Club, led by António and Tânia and accompanied by their staff, are there to help and encourage our quality of life with positive energy. In the gym, pool, tennis, padel, walks, workshops or just during a day-to-day conversation, they foster the practice of Physical exercise, be that independently or personalised. I strongly recommend this experience.”
Resident at BCC since 1999
The construction of the Townhouse commences
July is the month when the construction of the first townhouses commences in the Lisbon Green Valley. These are five, four-bedroom townhouses designed by the architect Eduardo Capinha Lopes, that benefit from a modern and sophisticated architecture, blending in with the surrounding nature.
In Lisbon Green Valley, there are available a variety of apartments and townhouses “Golden Visa
Ready”, for which the deeds can be drawn on the spot.
Prices: from 405,000 € | Types: One bedroom to Three-bedrooms
Areas (m2): 153 to 511 (balcony and garden included)
Prices: from 1,190,000 € | Types: Four bedroom (4 en suites/office)
Areas (m2): 275 (pool and garden included)
Photography: Filipe Guerra / Federação Portuguesa de Golfe
Hyundai National Open Championship
Belas Clube de Campo will welcome for the first time the Hyundai National Open Championship. The players will be competing for the titles of champion and vice-champion in the following categories, (male and female):
- The National Open Champion.
- The National Open amateur champion.
- The National Open Professional champion.
- The National Open Champion (second category).
Professionals will also be playing for €20,000 in prize money. In 2020, 117 players entered the tournament, 27 of which were Pros.
The tournament brings together the best Portuguese players and was played for the first time in A competition that gathers the best Portuguese players since 1934 and this will be the 89th edition.
Belas Clube de Campo hosts the Expresso BPI
The 24th edition of the Expresso BPI Golf Cup, the largest Portuguese corporate sports event, is underway. The tournament started in the first week of July, at Belas Clube de Campo, and will be visiting nine more regions, during 37 days, until the grand final in December. The tournament returns to Belas Clube de Campo for the semi-finals on the 7th, 8th, and 9th of September.
The Asian Giant Hornet
Is an exotic invasive species originating from Southeast Asia that reached Portugal in 2011. In the spring, they make primary, spherical, and small nests, which they then extend in the summer to look like a pear.
If you see any Asian giant hornets or suspect that there are nests, please report this immediately to one of the following contacts: