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Torrox Lighthouse – Dark ?
Just wondering, Does Anyone know why the Torrox lighthouse has lost its Flash??
Is just temporary or has it been decommissioned??
Answers to Digame
Lost Dog – is she yours ?
Does anybody recognise this young female found wandering around Montesol Area of Torrox Park on Tuesday morning. We have taken her to the vets for chip scan but she doesn’t have one. Vet says she is about 6/7 months old so still a baby. She is very friendly and we are sure she has an owner somewhere! Tel: 691640397 or email ganjoggies dot 3gatos at yahoo dot co dot uk.
Unknown Plant ? Answer
– looks like a Ricinus plant.
Coffee morning For Cudecca
Last year, on the day of the Worlds Largest Coffee Morning, we held a sale at Sol y Sombra cafe bar, Avenida del Faro, Torrox Costa. We raised nearly 700 euro for Cudeca.
This year, on a smaller scale we are holding a giant raffle, and tickets are selling fast.
If you have a bottle of booze, new toiletries, or any other new item that would make a prize, and you are happy to donate to this worthwhile cause, please drop them into Kath in the bar any time before mid September.
In Loving Memory of Julia Griffin
As many people know, Julia passed away on July 23rd at her home in Punta Lara.
A funeral service is being held in Leamington Spa on Friday August 26th but her friends here are arranging to gather in Nerja to remember and celebrate her life.
We plan to meet at 3pm on the 26th at the eastern end of the Torrecilla beach on the walkway from the Plaza Fabrica de los Cangrejos. In other words along the seafront to the left of the Bamboo Restaurant!
Julia had lived in Nerja for many years and had lots of friends so this is a chance to remember all of the good times. Please come along and pass on the details to anyone who may have known Julia
Scrapping a Car in Málaga ??
Can anybody please help me with what must be done to scrap a car in Malaga? As far as I know there will be no refund for any car tax remaining, is this correct?
Thanks in advance of your assistance.
Replies please to: – samxavier(at)gmx(dot)co(dot)uk
Services Available- Painting & Maintenance etc.
Interior / exterior painting inc. rejas, railings and gates
All aspects of property maintenance.
Pool maintenance, repairs, re-grouting.
11 years in Spain, references available.
Services Available – Rosso House and Home Services
I see all too often on all the Facebook Buy See Swap sites the amount of animals that need rescuing, help and support here in Spain.
I have 6 dogs of my own so can’t take any in sadly but what I can do is try to financially help those charities that do go the extra mile in helping these animals.
I’m not asking you to donate yourselves because that’s what I intend to do from any jobs I do.
I will donate 5% of the total cost of any job over 100€ to local animal charities.
So if you have a painting job you’ve been putting off now’s your chance.
Get the job done and help me support local animal charities in the process.
Every donation will go to a different local charity and the amount and charity details will be placed online.
Contact Rob today for a quote
Mobile: 681 65 33 25 (whatsapp friendly)
Email: RossoHHS @ outlook.com
Facebook: Rosso House and home services
Also in the directory
General household maintenance, Painting and Decorating, House and Pet Sitting, Garden and Pool Maintenance. Cleaning. No job too small.
Experienced, competitive rates, has all own tools and equipment,
able to travel from within the Torrox area to any reasonable location.
Services Available Laptop, Tablet – Software Repairs and Maintenance
Do you have a Windows system that has become unstable, sluggish, or particular programs no longer function correctly or as smoothly as they used to? You may have corrupted software or you may have even caught a virus or some other Malware and these can often be a nightmare to remove. Your system may require a thorough health check.
I can provide a complete Windows overhaul, including a Virus and Malware cleansing service.
Please call Steve for advice or assistance: 634347055 or
Email: sfmay @ hotmail.com
Rental Available- Room To Rent In Shared Flat,
Torrecilla Beach, Nerja, €160/month
Fully furnished 2 bedroom, one full bath flat, 100m from the beach, 2 blocks from Plaza Tutti Frutti.
Share with 1 adult male and 1 dog. Super fast wifi, south facing balcony, washer.
Includes all bills. Available now, bedroom has single futon bed, ceiling fan and large window.
One month security deposit. Small, quiet female or neutered male dog welcome.
Call Mr. Harris 675 993 069
Whats on – the intercambio language exchange group
What’s:on- GU!R! in Caleta de Velez
GU!R! are playing on Friday 26th August at Chiringuito Tropy on the beach in Caleta de Velez. If you fancy joining us, this friendly venue is lots of fun with a great ambiance, delicious food and space to kick up your heels and boogie.
Just 50 metres from the marina, and opposite the car park, the Google link is https://www.google.com/maps/place/Chringuito+Tropyemail@example.com,-4.063036,15z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x0:0xf6dd3957f6f118e0!8m2!3d36.748506!4d-4.063036
For more information, please see https://www.facebook.com/GUIRI.rock.band or call 650 193 777
What’s On- Jukebox Bandits in Canillas on Saturday
HI folks, Jukebox Bandits are playing live at Restaurante La Plaza in Canillas de Albaida this comingSaturday 27th August from 9.00pm.
To reserve a table call 952 553254/609 167127.
Jukebox Bandits are a covers band consisting of Rod Jones on keyboards and Mitch France on acoustic and electric guitars, mandolin, penny whistle and vocals.
They play an eclectic mix of pop, rock and folk standards from Britain, America, Ireland and Spain. From Dire Straits to The Dubliners, from Manu Chao to Jason Mraz. The music starts mellow (whilst people are eating), gradually picking up the tempo and culminating with the dance set including standards like Van Morrison’s “Brown Eyed Girl”, REM’s “Losing My Religion” and The Mavericks’ “Dance the Night Away”.
What’s on.- Spencr Maybe poster
Enjoy a unique evening with the most talented actor, singer and songwriter Spencer Maybe at Bar Pizzeria El Capaó, calle Fuentes 6, Torrox Pueblo, this Friday 26th, starting at 8:30pm.
Spencer presents the best of Rock, Pop, Blues and shows part of his own repertoir.
See you on Friday in Bar El Capaó!!!
What’s on at Lux Mundi, Torre del Mar
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Nearly new, large bronze coloured powder coated parrot cage in excellent condition
Unfortunately my husband developed an allergy to our pet parrot who we have had to re-home and now we no longer need this cage.
The cage is less than a year old and cost 295 euros. The dimensions are 61cm wide by 56 cm deep and 156 cm high and it is mounted on castors. The gaps between the bars are 3cm wide. There is a removable tray in the bottom for easier cleaning and also a grille at the bottom which can be removed for cleaning too. It aso has metal strips to attach around the bottom to catch seeds, but we didn’t use them, so not shown on the pictures. The cage opens at the top and one of the perches can be fitted between the flaps so your pet can sit on top of the cage. The front door catch is spring loaded. It has 3 stainless steel food/water containers and an extra plastic water feeder. There is also a rope toy and a mirror and bell.
We are in the Puente don Manuel area, but we can deliver. 150 euros ono
You can call me on 683477917 or
email me to trishbreavington at yahoo dot com
For Sale- Motorbike
Recently serviced. New brakes, new tyres etc.
Call Warren on 618 346 098
Recently serviced. New brakes, new tyres etc.
For Sale –Leather Sofa – Corrected information
One digit was missing from my tel no 699229906
3xseater leather settee (maroon) as new
50euros or very near offer nr Archez tel 699229906
For Sale Pool cover roller
– no cover.
Approximately 5 metre long and adjustable
gpk_ambion @ msn.com or 674248101 –
For Sale- Furniture for Sale
Quality solid wooden furniture for sale at Action for Animals charity shop in Competa. These are commission sales with a percentage being donated to the charity. Men’s wardrobe Width 113cms height 127cms depth 51cms. With key. 150 euros Glass display cabinet with green velour shelving, mirrored back. Width 46cms height 113cms depth 46cms. With key.250 euros. Large sideboard height 96cms width 210cms depth 62cms. 300 euros. Can be seen in our shop at Avening dentist la Constitucion 3 Competa. Telephone 660586040
For Sale Refurbished Dell Vostro 220 Computer
Intel Pentium Dual Core E5300 @ 2.60 GHz
RAM; 4 GB
HDD; 250 GB
64 Bit OS
8 USB Ports
Windows 10 Pro ( fresh install )
windows 7 can be installed if preferred
Microsoft Office 2016 Pro Plus € 150.00
Email nlhandleyspain @ yahoo.co.uk
Does any one have a book by Philippe Gregory called “Meriden”?
It is the last book of a trilogy. I read the 2nd not realising there were 3.
Canillas de Albaida area would be perfect for collecting!!
For Sale –2015 Kymoco 125 ABS Superdink Scooter
€2,800 – Torrox, Andalucia, Spain
For sale my superdink 125 abs (15 bhp) purchased new by me in July 2015.
No accidents or scratches ,never dropped. Full dealer service ,as new condition with just over 2000 km.
Only 6 euros to tax a year and my insurance was 166 euros.
Still has balance of manufactures two year warranty until July 2017.
It cruises nicely at 80-100 kph on the motor way with a pillion passenger.
Only selling as a biker I want a bigger engine scooter for touring. A new one which on the road will cost 4030 euros.
I am realistic in pricing at 2800 euro with the buyer responsible for transfer charges.
I have included a link to the kymco website above so you can see the specification.
Any inspection or questions please contact me hon750321 @ btinternet.com
For Sale Brand New – Ballroom Dancing Shoes
Gold glitter and black dance shoes with suede soles – never been worn.
Size 38 UK size 5. Reason for sale – too wide fitting for my very narrow feet.
Buyer to collect – Torrox Park€
Tel. 952 966 757 or mobile (0044) 7563 951732
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