DigameXtra No. 1078, Friday, Oct. 5th 2018

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Silk’s Bar & Grill, Torrox Costa:
–Ongoing Curry Special, €7 inc. choice of rice or seasoned fries + drink (excl spirits).
-Karaoke Night Every Friday and Saturday night 9PM.
-Sunday. We know you have all been eagerly awaiting the return of our delicious Sunday Lunches!! The wait is over and we will be serving Sunday lunch from this Sunday 30th September. We are taking bookings now! Call us or drop us a private message to reserve your table. Served every Sunday between 12noon to 4pm.
-Sunday Quiz Night.
-Sunday is also Steak Special Night.
-Our New Opening Hours shown on poster below. We make all of our customers feel very welcome as you can see from all of our 5* reviews both on Trip Advisor and our Facebook. We have received for the second year running 2017 & 2018 The Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence, after you visit us you will see why!
Sports on 5 big screens. Meals and snacks. Residencia Costa del Oro, Bloque 8 (18.35 mi) Torrox Costa. Tel 951 39 38 80. FB Link

What’s on at Finca Las Sierras in Cómpeta: ‘4-course lazy Sunday lunch’.
For only € 27,50 p.p. we will be preparing a variety of culinary dishes. Tapas and welcome Cava from the house. Menu starts at 14:00. Reservations only (max. 24 couverts). Please make a reservation through info@fincalassierras.com or ring/Whatsapp on 603430559 with your name and a mobile contact number. Or just call now to book your table: +34 6 0343 0559
For directions: where the A-7206 meets the A-7207 take the road next to the bronze ‘horse and man’ statue!
Thanks, and if you have any questions please let us know, we hope to see you at our Finca, Wilco y Manon.

Florena Fresh Food and Health Market: Every Wednesday morning at Viveros Florena, Cómpeta we host our Fresh Food and Health Market.
A great range of stalls – organic fruit and veg, artesanal cheeses and yogurts, organic wines, craft beers, Indian street food, jams, chutneys and sauces, essential and base oils, cbd oil and aloe vera products. And re-joining us soon quality animal foods and home-cured salmon.
On Wednesday 10th October we will have a crew from Canal Sur TV filming at the garden centre and market for their Cómetelo programme. Come and be a star – or at least an extra! We need lots of customers to give it a buzz and the crew will be there early. So 10,30 please. We’d love to see you all – free tea and coffee! Lorraine Cavanagh, Viveros Florena, Cómpeta.
Tel: 689928201 Email: florenaspain@hotmail.com

Free Spanish Conversation: Every Tuesday 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Café Bar Caribe, on the promenade of Torrox Costa. Hello everyone, my name is Susi and I am a native Spanish and a Spanish teacher for foreigners. Starting on Tuesday, October 9, I will organize a spanish coffee in the Café Bar Caribe just on the promenade of Torrox Costa. It is a free Spanish chat for anyone who wants to spend a relaxed time chatting a bit in spanish. You can come whenever you want to chat with us in this informal chat to practice a bit of Spanish relaxed, while you have a coffee overlooking the sea of ​​Ferrara beach in Torrox. We will be very happy to receive you. Ask Susi, I’ll wear a red and white striped scarve.
We will be every Tuesday from 10:00 to 11:00 am at the Caribbean Bar (the address is Caribbean Bar Costa del Oro, Bloque 7 Local 13, Torrox Costa) which is on the promenade of Torrox Costa just after the parking area and the Hotel Iberostar, on the beach of Ferrara. There is very easy parking right next to the esplanade of the Hotel Iberostar. I’ll waiting for all of you with open arms. For more information please contact Susana (Susi) from Torrox, at 605788511 or susigl@hotmail.com

Jukebox Bandits Gig: Sunday 7 Oct. Jukebox Bandits and Kees de Leeuw will be performing at the Canillas de Albaida MultiCultural Concert this coming Sunday at La Plaza, Canillas de Albaida, the concert starts at 8.00pm. Free entry. 4 bands. Info 952 553 254

The Ruby Red Performers – from TV’s Britain’s Got Talent: Friday, 05 OCT. 10pm – 1am. Book your table and seat Now on 678 805 402 . A full show and a very special chance to see these fun ladies on their Costa Del Sol “Paint The Town Red” tour. Semi finalists in Britain’s Got Talent , a special show featuring music, dance, costumes, participation and a belly full of laughs. Advance booking with the venue is highly recommended. Bonanza Bar, Avenida Bonanza 3 Benalmádena, Spain. Click event link for venue and booking information. https://www.facebook.com/events/1915442525156555/?ti=icl

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H M Heating: We give advice on pool heating, plus
Solar and Winter Pool Covers
Solar hot water
Solar Electric systems
Repairs and Installation
Contact: Malcolm Butcher. Tel: +34 652970608 (Spain)
Email: info@hmheating.es Web: www.hmheating.es

Swimming Camp in Competa, 25th to 27th October 2018:
We are proud to be hosting a swimming camp with Rafa Aledo Level 3 Total Immersion swimming coach. It will be based in Competa and Nerja and is ideal for open water swimmers who want to swim more efficiently with less effort. Full video analysis and fully coached by Level 3 coaches in the swimming pool and sea. Options with and without accommodation.
More details here: www.chilitri.com or email Karen, karen.parnell@chilitri.com

Class Offered, Bread making Workshop on Wednesday 17th October: Join us on the farm at Casa Montes Negros on Wednesday 17th October to learn a new skill in good company with like minded foodies. We cover the basic bread making techniques, and how to make the loaf that suits you and how to make specialist breads such as soda bread, garlic bread and sourdough pancakes. Workshop 10.30 to 3.30 p.m. and includes all the ingredients, lunch in beautiful surroundings and your folder of recipes, plus you get to take your loaf home with you! Cost 30 euros. The perfect day out for both experienced cooks looking for some new ideas or new cooks wanting to learn the basics.
We meet in El Cruce car park, Trapiche at 10.00 a.m. Link: http://www.goo.gl/maps/EOeT (provided map link shows an address in Brazil? -Ed.)
Prefer not to drive? We offer a collect and return service to the meeting point for €3 per person. Or you can follow us up to the farm in your own car.
Contact Rachael to book your place on casamontesnegros at gmail.com with your name and mobile number.
Group bookings – to book any of our workshops for a group including pick up and return from your place of choice for groups of 4 to 8 people for any of our workshops, contact us for prices which include the taxi service. Perfect for a day out which is different and enjoyable and you can enjoy a glass of wine with your meal and not have to worry about driving!
0034 655 987 105 ; www.casamontesnegros.com

Items For Sale / Wanted

For Sale, 3 items:
-Exercise bike tension works, speedometer does not hence price 40.00 euros
-Bundle of 2 X double bed blankets 2 X single bed blankets, 2 mattress protectors 15.00 euros
-Tower fan 6.00 euros
Ellen, Tel 952522826 ellenspain @msn. com ( no spaces ) Nerja

For Sale: Double sided grill adjustable for thick cuts of meat ect. Separate thermostat for top and bottom grills.As new unmarked.
20 euro, John 643187026. Competa, jonop5 @ hotmail.com

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Useful Links

Local News in English, The Sur: http://www.surinenglish.com/
Local News in English, The Local: https://www.thelocal.es/
Spain National News in English, El Pais: https://elpais.com/elpais/inenglish.html
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
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