DigameXtra No. 1012, Friday, July 27th 2018

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Silks, Torrox Costa: Great line up for this weekend at Silks & a couple of new twists coming up too!!!!
-Our infamous karaoke on Friday night starting at 9pm complimentary nibbles and of course our very own Thomas on the mike!
-Saturday night it’s Fight Night – Whyte vs Parker all the action & live coverage starting from 7pm – including the under cards. Why not try one of our special guest burgers, for 1 night only – the Whyte burger vs the Parker burger see our Facebook page for more info.
-Sunday is Silks Amazing Steak Sunday which went down so well last week we only had 1 steak left! Main menu steak and a bottle of house wine or 2 beers for 25€ wow!!! (While stocks last)
-Also bringing you Our new twists which we are are very excited about!!!
-New! We are launching our late night menu from Monday 30th July, served 6 days a week Monday to Saturday from 11pm, so if you fancy a late night nibble, pop in and see us!
-Honky Tonk Cats. BRAND NEW exclusively to Silks, & for the first time ever on the Torrox Costa we have the outstanding Honky Tonk Cats performing live on Saturday 8th September 9pm! Join us for an awesome rocking night! Tickets are 11€ for non Silks VIP group members and 10€ for members – price includes buffet!! (Join Silks VIP group now for free!!!)
Mel & Thomas, Silks Sports Bar & Grill, Residencia Costa Del Oro, Bloque 8, Torrox. 07366 108466 (English mobile no)

Cinema In English – July 27 to August 2
Cinesur – Velez Malaga El Ingenio
-Mission Impossible: Fallout – Dir. Christopher McQuarrie. With Tom Cruise, Rebecca Ferguson. Weekdays 16:50; Sat/Sun 12:10, 16:50.
-Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again – Dir. Ol Parker. With Meryl Streep, Amanda Siegfried. Weekdays 17:30; Sat/Sun 11:50, 17:30.
-The latest film in the Prestige season is James Franco’s The Escape Artist. This will be screened on Thursday 2nd at 21:00.
(Thanks Doug. -Ed.)

O’Learys Irish Bar: What A Week/Weekend we have lined up in O’Learys Irish Bar!
-Friday 27 July 930pm. The crazy and talented Jonathan Thakur will be live and stripped back, singing some great songs in his unique style! Another top local act!
-Saturday 28 July 930PM. Yet more local talent with the all new line up Green Dogs joining us on Saturday night to get everyone dancing!  Don’t worry, the boxing will be on the tv’s too!
-Sunday 29 July 3pm. We have the ever popular and oh so talented Sax To The Rhythm back on his sexy sax to delight music fans with his skills and musical choices!
-Thursday 2nd Aug. Lee Townsend Live, 9pm
And as a special treat we have a new burger to add to our menu made with secret ingredients we’ve had flown in from Ireland and waited ages for! This burger is an absolute knock out (in honour of the Irish world champion Katie Taylor) and we have no doubt, it’s gonna be a huge hit!
Paseo Maritimo de Ferrera, Torrox.   FB Link

Flashtime’s Denice Daley: To celebrate the eclipse, I will be hosting Karaoke at El Varadero – Boatyard Bar Nerja this Friday from 6 till 9pm. FB Link

L.A. play live: Saturday, 28 July, 9pm. At Cerveceria Mis Tapitas, Puente don Manuel.

Services Wanted/Offered

Axarquia Oven Cleaning: Professional Oven cleaning specialist based in Sayalonga. We are Axarquia Oven Cleaning Company and we are taking bookings now! our rates are as follows:
Single Oven (60cm) – €60
Double Oven (2 x 60cm ovens) – One small over or under the the other standard oven – €85
Double (large – 90 cm) €80
Standard hob – 4 burners – €25
Standard hob – 5 burners – €30
We use BIO degradable chemicals with Dip tanks.
We are based in Sayalonga and can travel to local rates at no extra charge, however we can travel out for a small fuel surcharge.
Book yours now by calling us on: 633522707
email: axarquiaovencleaning@gmail.com  ; FB Link

Wanted: Rapid Car ITV. Does anyone know how to get an earlier date for a car ITV than a date given on the appointments website. The earliest date I am given is at the end of August and I need a much earlier date than that. Is there a way to take someone’s cancellation date? Thanks. Sylvia (Velez)

Items Wanted or For Sale/Rent

For Sale: WHAL 200 Hair Clippers. Good working order only used a few times 15 Euros David 666886611 Cómpeta area but could take to coast by arrangement. david.wolfe@hotmail.com

For Sale: Fold up babies cot. 35€. Brenda, La Herradura. brendacooper341@yahoo.com

For Sale: Dell Precision M4400 Laptop in very good condition and hardly used, fully refurbished and updated for home or professional use, loaded with Windows 7 Pro, Office software, suitable for internet, watching movies, music etc. 15.6″ Screen, Intel Centrino Processor, 250 Gb HDD, CD/DVD rewritable drive, 195 euros ono
For further information please contact Stephen on +34 7538637334
email maysf41@gmail.com

For Sale, various paintings: Reproductions of original oil paintings of Torrox town by Graham Sowter, a UK based artist, on canvas or high quality paper, (Hahnemühle German Etching 310gsm), at various sizes e.g. A2 with or without borders including p&p UK £31, €35, Europe £42, €48
Impressed by the light and layout of the town Graham completed the paintings after visiting friends in Torrox. He made studies, took photos and completed the paintings back in his studio in London. His friends were impressed enough to suggest that he offer them to others who have also enjoyed their time in Torrox and would like to have visual mementoes of their visit to this delightful town.
He can be contacted at the email address gsowter81@gmail.com or visit the website at www.vistatorrox.com

For Sale, correction: 6 wonderful garden and director chairs. Space needed, 40€ Courtney 952 550 268 Caleta de Velez courtney_laine@yahoo.co.uk

For Sale, 3 items:
-Builders tools, 2 rubber buckets, 3 llanas, 1 trowel, 1 brush. 15 euros the lot. Near Competa can deliver.
-Cat carrier 43L x 33W x 30H cms, vet collar, weekend feeder. 15 euros the lot. Near Competa can deliver.
-Antique Spanish kitchen dresser; 170cms H, 93cms W, 37cms D. Wooden construction.(Ceramics not included). 100 euros. Buyer collects.
Contact Irene (Competa); Irenegrant69@gmail.com ; WhatsApp 652060292

Wanted: Radio. Does anybody have a vintage valve radio (late 1950s or early 1960s) that they wish to sell? Frigiliana/Nerja or anywhere in the area contact Michael (Frigiliana) on mikestevenitt@gmail.com

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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