DigameXtra No. 1103, Tuesday, Oct. 30th 2018

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Halloween night at Nerja Club Hotel: Wed., 31 Oct, 9 p.m start, live music with Carl G., Halloween quiz and disco. Free drink for anyone in costume

Liquid Lunch band at Safari Bar de Copas: Sat., 3rd Nov., 5pm, Paseo Maritimo Ferrara, Torrox Costa.

“The Altoonas”, toons with a twist: At Fitzgerald’s Music Bar. Back by demand – fantastic live duo play great alternative songs with a unique alternative twist. New wave , pop, rock, electro, punky to country – all with an alternative twist. Fri Nov2 10pm. Calle Antonio Millon, Nerja.

Halloween Party at Cochran’s: The most spooky night of the year arrives, and we have live music, themed decoration and many gifts to celebrate. Live Music by LOS CANALLAS. We want you to spend a scary Hallowbeer this coming October 31st, and in addition to spending a chilling night you can get crazy witch hats, dazzling t-shirts or bladed tiaras. And what else? You can participate in the raffle of a trip to Transylvania. How? Enter OfficialIrishpub and you can see what you have to do to enter the draw

Meson Mudejar Curry Night: This Friday 2nd of November will be another Curry Night at Meson Mudejar. 3 course set menu 15 euro per person. Follow our facebook page event for menu update that will be posted later in the week. We will also have live music by talented local musicians from Competa. Spice up your life this Friday and join us for a night of great food and good music. For bookings please call or Whatsapp 682 489 949 FB-Link

Wednesday Market La Tabla: Every Wednesday from 10am Market & Table top sale La Tabla Commercial Centre Torrox Park,
A mix of new, artisan and secondhand stalls,
-The Christmas Market on Saturday 10th November will be packed with lots of gift ideas for Christmas, decorations, cakes, sweets, cards, 2019 calendars, all on sale from 11am Both Markets will be on rain or shine and plenty of free parking!
Contact details are on the posters.

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Yours Aye, Peter; pmacleod 50 at hotmail dot com

Items For Sale / Wanted

For Sale: CSR 500cc Quad bike (2008) in good condition, only 9000 kms from new. Needs 2 new front tyres for the ITV-rear are new.
Price 2900e ono. Los Romanes area. Tel 636857697
Email: chicken.paul@hotmail.com

For Sale: ASUS 19 inch monitor in excellent condition 30 euros. Alcaucin area.
Email address: alcauciny @ gmail .com (no spaces)

For Sale, 3 items:
-Wood-work instruction books. 7 books – American. Perfect conditions. 10 eur for all
-25 English literature books. 10 eur for all
-Time annual books, 1992-97. Plus Porsche book. 10 eur for all
25 eur for all 3 items.
Arne, Competa. Mail to brandtoft @ yahoo.dk (no spaces)

For Sale: 2002 Honda HRV, 1.6 petrol, 3door RHD on Spanish plates. ITV July 2019, €1000 ono, alanstead3@gmail.com. Alan, Torrox Park.

For Sale, Kitchen refurb: Complete Kitchen, all appliance housings, base units, large pull out drawers, granite work tops, sink and taps, integrated, fridge/freezer, and a Hotpoint Ariston dish washer which is still under guarantee, fan assisted oven, halogen ceramic hob, cooker hood, microwave. This is a large kitchen so will fit most places. Price for everything €950, transport can be arranged. Lake Vinuela. More photos or info call Ian 657247647.
ian .butler 9 @ gmail .com (close spaces)

For Sale, 3 items:
-Folding bed with mattress suit child up to early teens or an adult with if you have an additional mattress/airbed. Excellent condition 25euros
-Bosch gas heater with aluminium gas cannister hardly used 35euros
2 sets drain rods 20 euros
Sorry no photos cannot download for some reason.
La Vinuela area. Kevin WhatsApp 0044(0)7957546093 email sales@aossupplies.co.uk

Wanted: We are looking for a robust reliable 2nd hand Strimmer for Strimming the lawn (preferably in Velez Malaga area).
Please contact me on 608303978. Thanks, Martin
martin.lee 54 @ hotmail. com (no spaces)

Wanted packing boxes: Has anyone got any cardboard packing boxes they no longer required. I’m in la Vinuela area thanks
Kevin on WhatsApp 00447957546093 email sales@aossupplies.co.uk


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Recommendation wanted – Water softeners: I am looking for someone to provide and install a small water softener. There is a bewildering choice of systems but all I want is something practical for a small holiday home. If anyone has any suggestions or knows a reliable fitter then please get in touch at lacasita317 @ gmail.com (without the spaces). I am located very close to Torrox.
Thank you, Trevor


Dog Found, Almayate: We found this small friendly dog on Saturday 27th October in Almayate, we feel it does not have a home and as we can’t give her the home she needs we are looking for someone to give her a home if you can please contact me on wattjohnny1@yahoo.co.uk

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