DigameXtra No. 982, Saturday, June 23th 2018

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The Junta de Andalucía has requested assistance from the government to deal with nearly 1,700 migrants who arrived by boat in the region last weekend.
Full article: http://www.surinenglish.com/local/201806/22/junta-asks-government-help-20180622094128-v.html

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EU Copyright Law committee decision could remove pics and links from DigameXtra, and force all EU internet traffic thru American censorship filters, if it passes on the full vote!  This must be stopped!  More info at: https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2018/jun/20/eu-votes-for-copyright-law-that-would-make-internet-a-tool-for-control

What’s On

Danny Boy’s Bar, Torrox Costa:
-Saturday Night San Juan Festival @ Danny Boy’s – Live in the bar Bob Hollis & Tony Brown, playing an eclectic and entertaining mix of rock, pop, blues, folk and modern soul. 9pm
-Sunday night @ 8pm “The Candlelight Sessions” Live acoustic music by candlelight – folk, blues, old-timey and modern. Hosted by Paul & Brendan. All musicians welcome to join in and play along together.
Also showing every World Cup game live.
Full bar menu every day 2-9pm Irish Beef & Guinness Stew, BBQ Pullled Pork, Chicken Curry, Burgers, Omelettes and lots more! Everything on the menu €5.00!! A warm welcome awaits at Danny Boy’s
From kizzycunningham@gmail.com ; Brendan Cunningham, Danny Boy’s Bar, Bloque 6, Costa Del oro , Torrox 29793

Cinema In English – June 22 to 28
Cinesur – Velez Malaga El Ingenio
http://www.cinesur.com/home.php?id_cine=219
-Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom – Dir. J A Bayona. With Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard. Mon/Tue/Thu 19:20, 21:55.
-Love, Simon – Dir. Greg Berlanti. With Nick Robinson, Jennifer Garner. Tue 26th 18:05, 20:15, 22:30.
-Hereditary – Dir. Ari Aster. With Toni Collette, Gabriel Byrne. Tue 26th 18:30, 21:05.
(Thanks Doug! -Ed.)

Barbara Minelli, Live in El Morche: She’s back! The amazing live singing sensation that is BARBARA MINELLI will be appearing tomorrow night (Saturday 23rd June) for the San Juan celebrations at Chiringuito Cacola in El Morche. The entertainment kicks off around 16:00 with the bands Project Manderina and N-Clan and Miss Barbara Minelli will be making her entrance around 23:00
See you there. Info, 646 049 264

Casa Maria, Torrox: Alan Claytom performs Sunday, 24 June, 3pm. Coming 22 July, The Killer Rockets! Facebook Event page

Services Wanted/Offered

Services required: Tarmac. Is there anyone who can recommend someone able to do Tarmac laying. I want my drive entrance Tarmac’d to avoid breakup of the concrete. I’m located between Valez-Malaga and Arenas.
Replies please to Robert, mov 86947710. robertyjanet @ yahoo.co.uk

Items Wanted or For Sale/Rent

For Sale: Portuguese Studio Art Pottery 13 piece Coffee Set. Lovely glazed terracotta coffee set from the prestigious Portugues ‘Alcobaca’ factory. Consists of coffee pot + 6 demi-tasse cups and saucers hand decorated with white embossed glaze in a scrolled design + black paint contrast. Coffee pot 5 inch tall without lid/7 inch to top of lid handle, cups 3.5 inch wide at brim and just under 2 inch tall, saucers just over 5 inch wide. Excellent condition. See details of Alcobaca Pottery here https://caldeiraodacati.com/articles-alcobaca Buyer to collect from Torrox Costa. 20 Euros. Tel. 609777430 or email casaianda at yahoo dot co dot uk

Long term rental in Torrox: Available now. Lovely 2 bedroom property with well established garden and private pool and off road parking. Located only 5 mins by car to the village. 800 euros per month. Please call Michelle on 618226056 for more information. michelle @ torroxpropertyservices.com

For Sale: Mitsubishi Montero Sport, Diesel 2.5, Dark blue/Grey trim, genuine 43,200 miles (69,500km), 2004, electric windows/antennae/mirrors, 6-cd player, dog-guard, tow bar for trailer/caravan. Full service history, no accidents, no repairs (except recent timing belt change), 7,750 euros. Email for more pics. Near Alcaucin, tony. randall @ hotmail. com

For Sale, 3 items:
-Phone Nokia 6310i working spare battery and charger €25
-Phone Smart HTC Desire S 551e VGC unlocked €40
-Travel cot hardly used €25
Paul, Punta Lara, paulelk2591atgmaildotcom

For Sale: African picture, 50×20 cm on wooden base 10 euros. Puente don manuel area. Email Shirley, shirleyromero 21 at hotmail dot com

Wanted: Pond pump. Located in Competa but can travel. Thank you. Tina, fincaelgato @ hotmail.com

Wanted: Treadmill. Due to husband heart problem we are in need of a treadmill as he has to walk every day,and at the moment it’s too hot outside. Does anyone have a treadmill that they want to sell, Torre Del Mar area.
Please email Janet, Janet.shearing28@gmail.com

Lost & Found

Opel Car Key Found: Found on the Achebuchal road between the Helipad and the river. Contact Steve, Steve-weir@hotmail.com

Pets

Trying to find a new home for two kittens: I am urgently trying to find a nice home for two kittens, born in my backyard. (Competa) They are approximately 9-10 weeks old. They are very adorable, beautiful and healthy. The red one is now used to people and being picked up. He/she is very curious. The black one is a little more timid. This call is really urgent because the mothercat (who still is around) is very protective and does not mix well with the familypets in the house. Contact: Nanon Morsink, info@nanonmorsink.nl

Useful Links

Local News in English, The Sur: http://www.surinenglish.com/
Local News in English, The Local: https://www.thelocal.es/
EU News in English, EuroWeekly: https://www.euroweeklynews.com
Local Weather: https://www.accuweather.com/en/es/torre-del-mar/306652/weather-forecast/306652
Bus Info: https://www.alsa.com/en/web/bus/our-destinations/regional
Currency Converter: http://www.currency-converter.com/
Internet Speed Test: http://beta.speedtest.net/
Local Bank Holidays: http://www.officeholidays.com/countries/spain/index.php

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