DigameXtra No. 1079, Saturday, Oct. 6th 2018

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O’Leary’s Gastro-pub / Irish bar / live music venue: We are now open at midday serving our amazing NEW baguette menu. We pride ourselves on the creating every single recipe and each dish in house with fresh ingredients to give you original mouth watering food. We supply 12 different varieties of cider, 7 different bottles of beer. Live music every Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday night.
-Saturday, 6th Oct., White Lamb, 9pm. Free!
-Thursday, 18th Oct, Richard Ray Farrell Solo Acoustic 9:30pm. Free!
NEW! “Irish Sunday Dinners”
-Sunday, Oct 7th from 1230 -3pm!  First up, Boiled Gammon with green cabbage, boiled potatoes and homemade parsley sauce. €8.50 per plate. Spaces are limited guys and there’s quite a few booked so reserve yours fast before it’s gone! Paseo Marítimo de Ferrara 2, 29793 Torrox (Málaga), España FB Link

Casa Magel B&B, September – November special: Complimentary bubbly on arrival. 2 nights B&B choice of continental or English breakfast. 1 night 3-course meal with wine for 2 sharing a double room. 100€. Maybe possible to get tickets for Caminito Del Rey El Chorro if you book early. This is a good time to visit the wolf park 15 mins away as the wolves are more visible as the weather cools and they do full moon howling at night. Pop into Convento Magdalena next door and soak up the peaceful atmosphere with a nice glass of wine. Many nice walks all around, our little Roman town is a 15-minute walk away, with a very nice museum, good tapas bars. So much to do and see and then relax by the pool while our chef cooks you a delicious meal. We have a limited honesty bar or bring your own drinks. Full kitchen facilities for guest use. Terrace & BBQ. Pretty Gardens, lovely pool, yummy food, great hosts, fantastic views. Who could ask for anything more for 100€ for 2?
Please contact casamagel@yahoo.com website http://www.casamagel.com

Cinema In English – October 5 to 10
Cinesur – Velez Malaga El Ingenio
http://www.cinesur.com/home.php?id_cine=219
-Venom – Dir. Ruben Fleischer. With Tom Hardy, Michelle Williams. Mon/Tue 17:00, 19:30, 22:00.
-A Star Is Born – Dir. Bradley Cooper. With Bradley Cooper, Lady Gaga. Tue 9th 19:00, 21:45.
-Christopher Robin – Dir. Marc Forster. With Ewan McGregor, Hayley Atwell. Tue 9th 18:00, 20:10, 22:20.
Listings for Thursday 11th haven’t been published yet. If they follow the usual pattern, there will be further screenings of Venom. (Thanks Doug! -Ed.)

Live Baroque music at Kitty Harri’s Sculpture Garden Sunday 10-4: Summer continues at Kitty Harri’s Sculpture Garden and we’ll be waiting for you on Sunday. Always something new to see as you stroll among scores of sculptures, visit our galleries, relax and absorb the views inside and out, and listen to live Baroque music courtesy of The Chamber Players.
Open 10 – 4, only 20 minutes north of Almuñécar. Jete, Granada.
Directions at: www.kittyharri.com ; 609 706 210

What’s On at La Tabla in Torrox Park:
La Tabla in Torrox Park have non stop events going on all the time!
Weekly Events
-Monday – Easy Spanish with Anna (3pm) Ballroom Dancing with Dave (6pm)
-Tuesday – Zumba with Tracy (10am) Pilates with Tracy (11am) Pj’s BIG Quiz (8.30pm)
-Wednesday – The Market (10am) Tai Chi with Terry (10am) Special Event (See below) (7pm)
-Thursday – Zumba with Tracy (10am) Pilates with Tracy (11am) WAGS (11am) Skittles (Returning soon!) Darts Club (8pm)
-Friday – Easy Spanish with Anna (3pm) Karaoke with Pam (8.30pm)
-Saturday – Tai Chi with Terry (10am) Special Event (See below) (7pm)
-Sunday – Happy Hour (6pm – 9pm)
Food Specials. Kitchen Hours: Monday to Saturday: 10am till 2.45pm / 6pm – 9.45pm Sunday: 10am – 7pm
-Wednesday – The Mid week Roast (Enjoy a roast dinner for 5€)
-Thursday – Curry Night Meal Deal (Enjoy two curry meals and a FREE bottle of wine for 18€!)
-Friday – Fish & Chip Meal Deal (Enjoy two fish & chip meals and a FREE bottle of wine for 15€!)
-Sunday – Traditional Roast Carvery (Four types of meat plus help yourself to over 15 different all you can eat vegetables – Only 8.95€!) (Reservations essential)
Special Events
-Wednesday 10th – Soul Note (Tickets 15€ which include a choice of meal)
-Saturday 13th – Dolly Parton Tribute (FREE ENTRY – Tables reserved for diners only please!)
-Wednesday 17th – Neil Diamond Tribute (FREE ENTRY – Tables reserved for diners only please!) (Mid-week roast only 5€)
-Friday 19th – Grease Sing-A-Long + Two plates of fish and chips and a bottle of wine for only 10€! (Reservations essential)
-Saturday 20th – Ricky Lavazza is back! (Tickets 15€ which include a choice of meal)
-Tuesday 23rd – Legends Of Motown (Tickets 15€ which include a choice of meal)
-Wednesday 24th – Zoe (FREE ENTRY – Tables reserved for diners only please!) (Mid-week roast only 5€)
-Thursday 25th – Tabla Social Club day Trip to Granada Shopping Center
-Tuesday 30th – La Tabla Spooky Halloween Quiz (2€ entry per person with food at half time plus lots of laughs!) (Bonus points for Fancy Dress!)
-Wednesday 31st – La Tabla Halloween Party with The Jersey Boys (Tickets 15€ which include a choice of meal) (Prize for best Fancy Dress)
-Saturday 3rd – Tabla Social Club Monster Bash! (Members 5€ / Non-members 15€) (Spooky Deluxe Buffet, Cash Prize for best Fancy Dress, Live music, disco & Karaoke from resident Pam and 50% OFF ALL ALCOHOL ALL NIGHT!) Not to be missed!
Christmas Events
-Christmas Day Carvery – Two course meal, two sittings (12:30 pm & 3:30pm) only 35€!
-New Years Eve – Three course meal plus live music from Ricky Lavazza, only 35€! Reservations already being taken… Contact us for more information.
Contact Us: To reserve your tickets or tables or ask a question for any of the above events/offers please contact Pj on 603113931 or email me on info@tablatorrox.com
Don’t miss any events or offers! Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/latablatorrox
Visit our website: https://www.tablatorrox.com
You can find La Tabla in Torrox Park above “La Roima” restaurant in the commercial center.

Practice Your Spanish Meet Up For English Speakers Every Monday: At YoSoy Cafe, Av. García Peñalver Bloq. 77.  Torrox Costa. 11am-12noon. Several multi-lingual hosts in attendance. Refreshments and food available including “Pimp Your Burger” deals and Yummy Curly Fries! Rain or shine. FB Link

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Tony Roam Removals Departure and Arrival Dates:
-Leave Spain 7th October – Arrive UK 10th October
-Leave UK 25th October – Arrive Spain 27 October
Removals & light haulage company that have scheduled trips from UK to Torrox and back at approximately the same time every month. We can add or amend these dates if viable. We cover most of the UK and Southern Spain. Full or part loads undertaken.
Public Liability and Full insurance with British Insurance Company. Evidence of insurance can be supplied by email on request, hard copies always carried on vans.
Your goods are handled only by us and moved on our vans and kept in our own storage.
We live just behind Torrox Pueblo and South Wales and have vans going back and forth UK to Spain to UK by way of Santander / Portsmouth / Plymouth Ferry.
Also if you have small or large items that you might like to purchase off internet sites ie Amazon, furniture world, eBay etc. and have them delivered to our depot in the Uk collection or delivery can then be made here around Torrox area or Visa Versa.
For more information and prices please visit our website www.euroam.co.uk
email: tonyroam@btconnect.com or email: euroam@btconnect.com
Tel Spain 0034636393542 – UK 00447973362003.
Face book Tony Roam – WhatsApp 07973362003.

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We can now offer multiple copying of Dvd’s & Cd’s at special prices.
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Tel Richard 659458020 or email nerjavideo@gmail.com for a quotation.
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Services available for home, garden and office: Gardening from weeding to landscaping, stonework (walls, paths, etc) a speciality. Transport and tools all provided by me, no job too small or too big as I have others to call on if required, from 10€ per hour per man plus 10€ plus any required materials at cost or fixed price quote if you prefer.
Small construction/demolition jobs, walls, fencing, guttering, tiling etc. from 10€ per hour per man plus 10€ plus any required materials at cost or fixed price quote if you prefer.
Painting and decorating interior or exterior, tools all supplied, materials extra at cost – from 10€ per hour per man plus 10€ or fixed price quote if you prefer.
Evenings, weekends and holidays both Spanish and English are all included at no extra cost.
Check my website for examples of my work http://www.nikofalltrades.es
Email enquiries or for more information to nikash2 at hotmail dot com or just write that email address or web address down somewhere in case you may need me in the future! I am a Digame sponsor and so my contact info is available in the sponsors section below as well. There is also a contact form available on the website.
References/recommendations available from the UK and Spain.
Based in Archez but can travel anywhere in Digameland. Quotations are completely free. Nik ; nikash2 @ hotmail.com

Items For Sale / Wanted

Plant Sale – Competa
The Axarquia Garden Club based in Competa is holding a plant sale on Tuesday, 9th October at Plaza Alcalde Gabriel Cerezo Martin. (situated behind Competa Town Hall). This will take place between 11am – 1pm so come along and grab yourselves a bargain.
All plants, cuttings and seeds are from our member’s gardens so suitable for the local climate and area.
See you there. Any questions, please contact Cindy Jones 665156467, email cindyjones19 at hotmail dot com.

For Sale, 2 item lots:
-3 and 2 seater Ektorp sofas – beige covers. Always been covered when used, available from 8th November 300 euros for both.
-2 double beds with mattresses 180 euros for both, available from 8/11
Nerja 952522826 ellenspain @ msn.com ( no spaces ) Ellen

For Sale, Paintings: I would like to make the following submission to digameXtra. I have attached a jpg image of one of my paintings.
This is intended as a method of showing my art locally in Velez Malaga with profits to charity. Thank you, Chris Richford.
Info for the painting in the pic below:
Medium: Original water colour on paper size 50cm x 40cm
Title: Lighthouse
Narrative: This was inspired by the lighthouse at Torre del Mar with an ecological reference to rising sea levels
Price: €500. Contact: chris.richford@btinternet.com ; 671106187 Velez Malaga

Recommendations

If you asked for a recommendation and are pleased with the work from the suggested provider be sure to share your experience in the Recommendations Section!

Recommendation required: flannelette sheets. Does anyone know if I can buy flannelette sheets anywhere in the Nerja to Torre del Mar area? Thanks, Tony in Torrox Park. Email me at oddjobtony at gmail dot com

Pets

Cat Found: Has any one lost a Grey stripped/tabby Male cat wearing a blue collar he is neutered. He has very pale blue eyes. He is a little timid but loves our dog. He has been living in our conservatory In La Noria for about 2 months. He is NOT the cat that was reported missing on Digame a couple of weeks ago. Dawn 634-454-234 towellfamily at hotmail.com

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
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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