DigameXtra No.742 Friday October 13 2017  

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Would you like to join a choir?   Do you like singing?   We are inviting new singers to become members of the local, long-established choir, Coral Coraxalia under the leadership of Eusebio Pita.  Great, friendly atmosphere, all nationalities, good repertoire, performances and concerts, social events, possible touring, etc.  Rehearsals Thursdays 17.30 – 20.00 in the Casa Cultura on the main A7205 road at Viñuela village.  Plenty of free parking opposite .  Come along to a rehearsal and hear us and decide if you’d like to join us!  For more information call 669 682 139 English / 689 111 352 Spanish. From Torre Del Mar.  From the shopping mall motorway Junction 272, take the A356  towards the mountains.   At Junction KM38 at the end of the bridge,, turn right to Las Gómez, La Viñuela, A7205.  Left at t-junction towards Viñuela.  Go through the village of Las Gómez and on a right hand bend just after KM 2, you will see a new roundabout.  On the left is a white single storey building where we rehearse ( La Casa Cultura) at 5.30 to 8.00.   10 mins. Drive max.  Approaching from  Puente Don Manuel, take A7205 which bypasses Viñuela village and right at the end of the village at the new roundabout, you’ll see a white single storey building on the right and nearby is an earth parking area.  Ring and let us know if you are coming and we will bring some spare music.    IMPORTANT  the name of the choir   is “Coral Coraxalia”, – not to be confused with a different choir called  “Coral International Coraxalia”,  which has recently been established and is using a similar name.

 

Services Available –Cleaner   Excellent references. 10 euros per hour. Nerja and Torrox or can travel.    Contact Annemarie34 at mail dot com

 

Services – The White Van Ma for all your transport and removal needs. Based in Torrox, Malaga, for over 7 years we specialise in IKEA runs and furniture assembly. For reliable and prompt attention, contact Dale on
635857352, whatsapp +44 7518799953 or email villadale1@gmail.com.
Prices from 25€ per hour for one man and van. IKEA runs from 50€ plus waiting time.

 

Services Needed- Digital Photos Printed on Photo Paper     Does anybody know where I can get some digital photos printed out on photo paper?   Best if it is in the area between Nerja and Torre del Mar, but can also go to Málaga. Please reply by E-Mail to marlenewoerner@web.de

 

Recommendation Building Works – Kitchen Revamp
We should like to sing the praises of Scott Wilson, General Builder: scottparkwilson@yahoo.co.uk/0034 622938440 and Nick Payne, Carpenter: nicpayne21@yahoo.co.uk/0034693529207, for their tremendous work on our recent kitchen revamp. Quality craftsmanship, punctuality and tidiness were quite evident during the project. We wholly recommend their services.   C&S Smith,   Almayate Alto

 

What’s on-Dana &  Gianni  in Concert     Thursday 12th of October Dana & Gianni in Torrox Costa, in Bea’s Postamt, Av.Europa Blq. 80 at 21.00h, Jazz, Soul, Blues and… and also you can dine.      X info and reservations 679 87 37 41

 

What’s on- Art Group ??  I seem to remember mention of an art group that meet in La Casa Torrox Pueblo. Can anyone enlighten me. I’d love to meet up with them.  davidb281248@gmail.com

 

What’s on –Cinema In English Oct12 to 19 Cinesure, Velez Malaga             http://www.cinesur.com/home.php?id_cine=219  An unusual week with the programme changing today (Thursday) to coincide with the start of the Puente. The Snowman – Dir. Tomas Alfredson. With Michael Fassbender, Rebecca Ferguson. Thu/Sat/Sun 12:10, 16:30: Fri 16:30.    The Glass Castle – Dir. Destin Daniel Cretton. With Brie Larson, Woody Harrelson. Fri/Sat/Sun 17:30.             Blade Runner 2049 – Dir. Denis Villeneuve. With Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford. Thu/Sat/Sun 12:10.   Next Monday to Wednesday (16 to 18) is the Fiesta Del Cine when admission to all films is just €2.90. However, the schedule for these days is usually not published until the last minute and may well not include any VOSE screenings. Check the cinema website. The Snowman and The Glass Castle will be shown (at normal prices) on Thursday 19th at 16:30 and 17:30 respectively. In addition, the Woody Allen season will continue with:  The Curse Of The Jade Scorpion – Dir Woody Allen. With Woody Allen, Charlize Theron. Thursday 19th 20:00.    Also on Thursday, for opera fans, there will be a live screening of Verdi’s Don Carlos from the Paris Bastille Opera at 17:45.  (Many thanks to Doug)

 

What’s on-Jukebox Bandits

Hi folks, Jukebox Bandits are playing at Plaza Almijara (main square) in Competa this coming Friday 13 October.  To book a table call one of these restaurants:    Res: La Taperia 655 432 659, Pericos 952 553739 or Casa Paco on 952 516077    Jukebox Bandits are: Rod Jones on keyboards, Ian Hayton on acoustic guitar, bass and vocals, Marshall Dixon on drums and percussion, Ken Peacock on saxophone and flute and Mitch France on guitars, banjo, mandolin and vocals.  They play an eclectic mix of pop, blues, 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”.   For all future gigs, samples of our music and to join our mailing list go to: www.jukeboxbandits.com

 

What’s on- The Nerja Players

Abigail’s Party – The party that has lasted 40 years! (By: Mike Leigh)   To promote the beginning of the Autumn Season, The Nerja Players invite you to come along and take part in a reading of “Abigail’s Party” to be held at premises of The Nerja Bridge Club at the top of Calle Castillo Perez on 17th October at 6.30 for 7.00.    It’s forty years since the appalling Beverly put Donna Summer on the turntable, stacked a plate with little cheesy-pineapple ones, plied her guests with alcohol, cigarettes and Denis Roussos and slow danced her way across the shag-pile into theatrical history.   It is a simple story brilliantly done: the drinks party from hell begins when Beverley and estate-agent husband Laurence invite round new neighbours, Tony and Ange. Invited too, is nervous divorcee Sue, jittery about the bash her teenage daughter Abigail is throwing up the road. As that party reportedly gets out of hand, this one too descends into chaos. Comedy, drama and tragedy combine into an iconic piece of theatre. Mike Leigh’s “Abigail’s Party” is an undisputed classic. For all enquiries please email admin@nerjaplayers.com or visit www.nerjaplayers.com or follow us on Facebook @ The Nerja Players

 

What’s on- Games Afternoon – Fridays   Its that time of the week again  BUT Please Note This is the Last time we  play here……    At Las Brisas…(Sindy’s Bar) in Caleta de Velez (Opposite the Hotel, the first Bar with Turquoise Toldo) meeting every Friday from 11.30am onwards.  Do come along and join us…we would love to meet you all Ladies and Gents  We Play Scrabble, Crib, Rummykub, Mah Jong and loads more….and the only rule is that you enjoy yourself…  Sindy does great Tapas…and a really varied Menu of the Day….  You don’t have to commit to come every week – just a casual get together of like minded friends and if you have a game to bring – even better.  Details madpip at hotmail .co .uk

 

Wanted –Expandable Barrier or Stair Gate – to borrow or buy  

Hi Digamists,    I am looking to buy or borrow a Safety Barrier/Gate for the protection of our grandchild. The family arrives Oct 13th  We have managed to source one Lindam – easyfit gate which adjusts to fit openings between 75 cm and 81 cm, and can be extended up to 137 cm    We need a similar but preferably narrower gate if possible..   My wife and I live in Competa, if you can help please give me a call or email me  Don at +34 661622072.                                                         E-mail: graydon 1952 @ gmail.com   Marian:+34 642113399

 

Wanted –  Second hand double divan and mattress  Required for a spare room. Will pay up to €120 for one that is in good, clean condition. Elise and Martin Lee – Mobile 608394280. Benamocarra.                                                                            Email: elise (underscore) broughton @ hotmail dot com.

 

For Sale- Samsung Galaxy S5.  16 GB. Unlocked and reset .  Ref SM-G900F.  As new condition.  Instructions and charger.    130 euros.    Torrox Costa.                            Tel : 0044 7702 855 705

 

For Sale- one Humax box & Mouse etc.    Pair of computer desk top speakers (new), 10€ English key board and mouse, power back up box  20€  Please phone 657627022

 

For Sale-  Ornaments

Assortment of geckos, 2 black metal, 2 large thin metal, 4 ceramic. Selling as job lot €35.    Buyer collects. Venta Baja. email tcinspain at yahoo dot co dot uk or phone 676648512  Tony

 

For sale-Small Fridge    small chest freezer Indesit Model  Model number GCO 120 EU   external dimensions W55 D67 H86 €20 ,good working order, near Salares, tel. 952030461

 

For Sale brass Indian floor standing lamp 

heavy Brass, ornate Indian standard lamp 147 cm tall   65 euros         marktasker@aol.com     635057354

 

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