DigameXtra No. 1006, Friday, July 20th 2018

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VI Flamenco Competition “Young Values of Flamenco”: We present the 6th edition of the flamenco competition “Jóvenes Valores del Flamenco” that will be held on July 21st in the Plaza del Olvido in Nerja at 10pm. This edition includes dance as a contest discipline, there are 6 young artists who will compete for the prize in their respective category.
The participants are:
Cante Section:
-Alfonso León (Adamuz – Córdoba) – 29 years old
-José Antonio Molina “Pepe el Boleco” (Puebla de Cazalla – Seville) – 17 years
-Nazareth Marcos (Ogíjares – Granada) – 25 years old
Dance Section:
-Noelia Vilches (Sevilla) – 28 years old
-Claudia Calle “La Debla” (Alhedin – Granada) – 12 years old
-Julio González (Roquetas de Mar – Almería) – 24 years old
Saturday, July 21 at 10.00 pm, Tix € 5, Plaza del Olvido, Nerja

Festival de 3 Culturas: 23-26 Aug, Frigiliana.

Cinema In English – July 20 to 26
Cinesur – Velez Malaga El Ingenio
-Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again – Dir. Ol Parker. With Meryl Streep, Amanda Siegfried. Fri/Wed 17:45; Sat/Sun 11:50, 17:45; Mon/Tue 17:45, 22:30; Thu 11:50, 17:45, 22:30.
-Ant-Man and The Wasp – Dir. Peyton Reed. With Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly. Mon/Tue/Thu 20:30.
-For opera fans, there will be a screening of a performance of Turandot from the outdoor stage in Sydney Harbour. This will be on Tuesday 24th at 21:00. (Thanks Doug. -Ed.)

Chines, Caleta de Velez: Friday Games Afternoons. Last week closed the third year of Games at Chines Caleta de Velez. We gave the girls that own it, Mari and Loli, a little present to say thanks for putting up with us. Our Fourth year starts on 7th September so see you all then. Thanks to all our members. Polly. madpip@hotmail.co.uk

Fine Art Photography: One for art lovers! Unlimited Exposure is delighted to be showing some fine art photography as part of the Artex collective ‘…dónde estás Salomón? ‘ exhibition in the Sala Claustro of the Convent of Santa María de la Encarnación, Coín.
The exhibition is part of Coín’s Noche al Raso this Saturday 21st July, starting at 19:00h. A night under the stars jam-packed with music, art, dance and projections. More information and program here:
The exhibition continues until the end of August. Hope to see you there! (Nikki, Canillas de Albaida)

Silks Weekend, Torrox Costa: Hey everyone come along to Silks for our infamous karaoke night Fridays at 8pm! Our bottled beer prices start from 1,50€ and we have the best steaks and burgers in Torrox!  Or why not try our outstanding signature dish fajitas!! For the WOW!! Factor
Also this Sunday our very own Silks Amazing Steak Sunday (Served all day)!
2 main menu sirloin steaks with a bottle of house wine only 25€
2 main menu sirloin steaks with 2 bottles of beer 25€
Mel & Thomas’ Silks Sports Bar & Grill, Residencia Del Oro, Bloque 8, Torrox Costa, FB Link

Services Wanted/Offered

Wanted, Travel Vaccinations: Please can anyone advise if it’s possible to get travel vaccinations such as diphtheria, polio, tetanus, typhoid, etc, local to Cómpeta / the coast? An email with details on addresses , contact numbers, and approx costs if you know would be greatly appreciated. Thanks Karen, Competa.
kmmiddleton at yahoo dot co dot uk

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Items Wanted or For Sale/Rent

For Sale: Lovely Antique Mirror. 50€. Competa. Contact Caroline. caroinconwy@hotmail.co.uk

For Sale: Scale. Made by Libra scales of England and in perfect condition. 35 euros. Collection from Caleta de Velez. Nathan.
Tel 695 972 493 or madpip @ hotmail .co.uk

For Sale: Paperbacks. 15 paperbacks for sale as per photo. Most bought new and read once, a few ex-library. €8. From a smoke-free home. Often out and about so may be able to deliver to other hill villages or the coast.
Contact Nikki at essentiallye@googlemail.com (Canillas de Albaida)

For Sale: Dancook BBQ, Stainless steel, in good condition, Price 125 €. locates in Caleta, Torre del Mar.
Phone 639228508, jacksoby@gmail.com

For Sale, 3 items:
-Oil painting 110cm x 55cm 40€
-Oil painting 61cm x 50cm signed by artist 50€
-Wooden Palm picture 100cm x 70cm 40€
Mobile 693 96 80 76
e-mail Steve, stevewoliver@hotmail.co.uk (Torrox Park)

For Sale, 3 items:
-Mirror, rectangular with bevelled edges 68cms x 90cms, wood backing with metal fixings €10.
-Free standing metal (car friendly) tubular frame, canvas hammock with bag, pillow and parcel shelf. Hammock size 900mm x 1880mm- €20
-Child’s training/scooter bike (front wheel brake, solid rubber tyres, adjustable seat height 440mm- €20.
Call Mike, 63 37 88 217, (carretera Torrox-Competa)

Wanted: Wheelchair in good condition wanted ASAP, if anyone has one for sale. Preferably with the larger back wheels. In Torrox but will travel to collect. Please ring Linda: 648119401 or email: lindahwlc@gmail.com

Wanted: Scooter. I am currently looking to buy a 50cc / 4 stroke engine scooter. The scooter must be in good condition and roadworthy. I would prefer a rear helmet box to be fitted but this is not essential. If you have such a scooter or know where I can buy one please get in touch. Thanks. Gordon, Nerja
elcapistranoplaya @ outlook . com (no spaces)

Wanted: Does anyone have a cross-trainer for sale/rent or borrow?
Renate, Cómpeta, info@la-madrugada.com 652656163

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