DigameXtra No. 1114, Saturday, Nov. 10th 2018

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“Women’s Day” at church hall, Puente don Manuel: Saturday 10th November, 10am – 3pm
Demonstrations of various crafts, professional massage on site offering 25 minutes massage for 10€, refreshments available, items to buy. Free entry. There will be a collection for victims of the Indonesian earthquake.

Remembrance Day Service: There will be a service in English at Competa Parish Church in the Plaza Almijara at 5.30pm on Sunday the 11th November. All are welcome. Enquiries to James (priest) 952030461

Cinema In English – November 9 to 15
Cinesur – Velez Malaga El Ingenio
http://www.cinesur.com/home.php?id_cine=219
-Overlord – Dir. Julius Avery. With Wyatt Russell, Jovan Adepo. Tue 13th 18:05, 20:20.
-Bohemian Rhapsody – Dir. Bryan Singer. With Rami Malek, Lucy Boynton. Mon/Tue/Thu 17:00, 19:45, 22:30.
-The Nutcracker & The Four Realms – Dir. Joe Johnston. With Mackenzie Foy, Keira Knightley. Mon/Tue/Thu 17:00.
-For ballet fans, there is a screening of La Sylphide, live from the Bolshoi in Moscow. This will be on Sunday 11th at 16:00.
-Fans of the group Coldplay may be interested to know that there we be a screening of Coldplay: A Head Full Of Dreams, a documentary celebrating the band’s 20 years together. This will be on Wednesday 14th at 21:00.
(Thanks Doug. -Ed.)

The Arts Society Nerja:
Velazquez and the golden age of Spanish painting
A fully illustrated lecture in English by Sian Walters
Tuesday 13th November 2018
Doors open at 5pm and lecture starts at 6pm
The Cultural Centre, Calle Granada, Nerja
Visitors are most welcome €10
Contact Helen 660 907 856

Fitzgeralds Live Music Bar Nerja: Steve Sax & The MusicM8s. Sunday 11th November. 18:30. FB-Link

Octoberfest Birra&Art in Cartama: 9-11Nov. Flashtime band plays Saturday at 4pm. FB-Link

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Axarquia Oven Cleaning: 10% Discount OFF Oven Cleaning from Monday 12th to Sunday 18th November. Professional Oven Cleaning Service. 60 Euros less 10% – 54 Euros for local cleans only, example Torrox, Nerja, La Herradura, Frigiliana, Caleta, Algarrobo, Torre Del Mar ONLY. Please call 633522707 or email axarquiaovencleaning@gmail.com
I will come and clean your oven, I will take the parts away, ie back plate, fan, shelves etc and clean them in my dip tank at my property, I will then put everything together the following day.

Items For Sale / Wanted

For Sale: Ikea Ektorp chair with removable cover, hardly used.
75 euro, Frigiliana, Tel Chris 657411398 or e-mail: gladstone . chris @ gmail.com (no spaces)

For Sale: Quadcopter Drone L6039 in box. Hardly used – spare batteries – suitable for young pilot but no age limit – my fingers are too old! €35
Chris nr Nerja, chris@seebafilms.co.uk, 678249387

For Sale, job lot: Shimano road bike spares. Shimano road bike spares. Shimano 105 front and rear brake callipers (nearly new), Shimano 105 front derailleur (nearly new), Shimano Ultegra chain (new and unused), 6 x Shimano brake shoes (new and unused), gear and brake cables (new and unused). Worth €150 minimum, asking €50 the lot. Will consider splitting. Call/Whatssap Karl on 628 990 503. Cómpeta area. karlhole @ hotmail . com

For Sale: Electric fire. This electric fire with a very realistic coal effect will keep you warm this winter. In perfect working order, selling for bargain half-price of 35 Euros. For more details or photos please call John in Almuñecar at 695 463 385
or e-mail jisospain@gmail.com

For Sale: Four solid oak painted dining chairs in excellent condition. 40 euros. Call mavis on 626134579 or whatsapp. Road between puente don manuel and alcaucin; ruby birtle @yahoo. co.uk (no spaces)

For Sale: Men’s 340 rockrider men’s mountain bike. Very lightly used on road only. Cost 179 euros from decathlon Malaga 18 months ago. As new condition half price 90 euros. We are located at Torrox park. A link for the specifaction is below in English.
Contact Wayne on 635413827 or gillclarey@hotmail.com
https://www.decathlon.co.uk/rockrider-340-mountain-bike-black-id_8351519. (Link does not go to the item for sale, only the Decathlon homepage.-Ed.)

For Sale: Floor/wall tiles – unused. 15 tiles, each sized approx. 450mm x 300mm. Total of 2 square metres. €20 – for collection in Capistrano, Nerja. More pics on request, contact Martin at hutch4@btinternet.com

For Sale: Shelving. I have 20 lots of Shelving being delivered in the next few days, I have 6 already reserved, leaving 14 available. They are brand new and in the box Shelving units, They slot together easily and take 15 minutes, strong when put up in fact each shelf can hold 175 kg there are 5 shelves and adjustable in height. 69 inches high x 35 inches wide and 16 inches deep. Perfect for kitchens or maybe towels in your spare room! Please PM me to place your order. as I got a bulk buy I can now sell them at 35 Euros each. Please note a simple email is enough to reserve them!
Call Dean on 633522707 or email axarquiaovencleaning@gmail.com

For Sale, 3 items: Hello, you can buy it if you like it.
where? casa mena pago montealegre 8 torrox campo-teln°:952030158 & 0032496691039- mail: gene.janssens@gmail.com
what?: 2 matresses 190x 90:2 x 35 euro ,1 matress 150×190:60 euro

Recommendations

Russells British Store at Torrox: We popped into Russells in Torrox yesterday for the first time for quite a while and were so impressed by how much the shop has changed since a previous visit. It now feels like a proper supermarket and is stacked to the ceiling with wonderful products and so much choice and we came out with a loaded basket. It was full of other people stacking baskets too. Just wanted to tell those of you that live on the coast that it is well worth a visit.
Sally, Competa, mac 22 86 @ gmail .com

Spain bans painkiller for tourists after death of ten Brits, maybe…: Spanish health authorities have banned the sale of Nolotil/Metamizol to tourists after it was linked to the deaths of at least ten British holidaymakers. Full article: https://www.thelocal.es/20181106/spain-bans-painkiller-sales-to-tourists-after-death-of-ten-brits  …Another source fails to mention a “ban”, only saying “The Spanish Health Ministry has issued a warning regarding the misuse of metamizole”, this article has more details: https://elpais.com/elpais/2018/11/06/inenglish/1541519618_515280.html

Ryanair makes second change in a year to hand-baggage rules: Customers of the Irish airline will have to pay between €6 and €25 for certain sizes of case, and even then not all travelers will be able to take them onto the aircraft. The Irish airline has just brought in a new baggage policy that obliges all passengers to pay for cases, even if they are the reduced 55cm x 40cm x 20cm hand-luggage items that at one point were allowed on for free. Source:
https://elpais.com/elpais/2018/11/01/inenglish/1541077093_619872.html

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