DigameXtra No. 1099, Friday, Oct. 26th 2018

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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 http://www.fincalassierras.com/

La Vaqueria Sunday: Open mic and Sunday dinner, 12 – 8 PM. Benamargosa. We have live music every week at La Vaqueria in Benamargosa and this week it is our monthly open mic session hosted by “Lumbago”. All musicians and vocalists are most welcome. We also offer a sumptuous Sunday Dinner Buffet, everything you could possibly need for the perfect relaxed Sunday! FB Link

Acoustic music session, Friday: There will be an informal acoustic music session tonight (Friday) at the new Carpinteria bar in Cómpeta, all players and listeners welcome. The fun starts at 9.00pm. Mitch, mitchbanjo @ hotmail .com

The Phoenix Club:
-Mrs Miggins Home Bake Sale of Christmas Cakes, Christmas puddings, mince pies, lemon drizzle, malt loaf, proper Cornish pasties, sausage rolls, curries, apple pies, steak pies and chicken & leek pies etc – please order by November 7th Date 11th December & Doors open 12 noon
Christmas 2018
We have very few places left if you would like to join us for our all inclusive Christmas Break at the Hotel Torreblanca in Fuengirola. Dates? 23rd – 27th December 2018 Price? €305pp and includes all inclusive hotel accommodation, coach fare, driver and restaurant gratuities.
-Casariche Sunday Market – travelling inland to a traditional market, very different to ours on the coast. You can buy many different things here from sausages to settees, from fresh herbs and dried fruit to material and fripperies! Date? 18th November & Price €14.50pp
-Gibraltar Friday 30th November (Christmas trip) Price? €12pp and includes the Driver’s gratuity. Pick ups A1 Garden Centre, Torre del Mar bus station and Algarrobo Lidl at 08.30 with a comfort break at San Pedro
-Nevada Shopping Centre in Granada – even larger than La Canada. Bring your skates or comfy shoes, it is a vast place! Date? 23rd November & Price? €14.50
-Malaga Christmas Lights – Evening trip. Date? 21st December & Price? €8pp
We have 2019 diaries and calendars for sale every Tuesday from 2€, make great Christmas presents or stocking fillers – pop in and buy one! Also a great selection of books and DVDs at a bargain price of 2 for 1€.
For more detailed information on any trip contact Gail on 951067723, email phoenixsocialclub@yahoo.co.uk or catch us on the web at www.phoenixsocialclub.co.uk. The Phoenix club is a registered charitable association raising funds for 2 local charities and SSAFA in the UK. We meet every tuesday between 12 and 2 at Bar La Vega in Torre del Mar and you can book or pay from 12.15 onwards. The bar is just behind the Repsol garage on the way out of Torre towards Benajarafe. Do pop in and meet us.

Fitzgeralds Bar, Nerja: Weekend Lineup.
-Friday-early Session with Elspeth and Co. followed by live music 10.30 pm
-Saturday-FlashTime 11 pm
-Sunday-The Flying Dolphins 8.30 pm
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