DigameXtra No. 1127, Friday, Nov. 23nd 2018

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Cinema In English – November 23 to 29
Cinesur – Velez Malaga El Ingenio
https://www.cinesur.com/es/cine/el-ingenio
-Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Of Grindelwald – Dir. David Yates. With Eddie Redmayne, Johnny Depp. Fri 17:00, 18:00; Sat/Sun 12:00, 17:00, 18:00; Mon/Tue 17:00, 18:00, 22:30; Thu 17:00, 17:35, 22:30.
-Bohemian Rhapsody – Dir. Bryan Singer. With Rami Malek, Lucy Boynton. Mon/Tue/Thu 19:45, 22:30.
-The Children Act – Dir. Richard Eyre. With Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci. Tue 27th 18:10, 20:20, 22:30.
-On Thursday 29th, there will be the second screening of a popular West End musical. This will be the production of The King & I, which started life on Broadway before transferring to the London Palladium earlier this year. The screening starts at 20:00.
(Thanks Doug! -Ed.)

Atsuko Shimada Trio Jazz Concert: November 23th. Atsuko Shimada Trio formed by Atsuko Shimada (piano), José Luis Gómez (drums) and Rafa Sibajas (double bass). Atsuko Shimada trained at some of the most prestigious institutions, yamaha music school of japan and sapporo otani junior collage of music, continued his studies at the famous Berklee Music college in Boston where he graduated in 2004 with honors. He has played at festival such as the Brecon Jazz Club in Wales, the Porthcawl Jazz Festival and in parallel with his career deverlops an intense pedagogical works: he taught at yamaha music School of Japan and nowadays has been teaching since 2006 at the Gibraltar Academy of Music and Performing Arts.
Day and hour: November 23th – 8’30pm
Place: Hotel Plaza Cavana
Address: 3, Granada Street – Nerja
Price: 18’00€ Armchair (Sold Out) / 12’00€ Stool
Booking: 690073871. Email:  ventana.abierta.acp AT gmail DOT com
Web: www.ventana-abierta.es

 

Book signing by local author: John Hardy will be selling his books this Sunday 25th November at the ADANA Christmas Fair at the Palacio de Congresos, Estepona. See the attached poster for more details.
This would be a great day out on a rainy Sunday, over 100 stalls indoors selling a variety of gifts for Christmas! and all in a good cause for an animal charity. If you have any friends who live to that side of Malaga, please spread the word.
More information on John’s books on the website www.johnhardybooks.com or from me at email: wendy.sedella AT hotmail DOT com

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Items For Sale / Wanted

Casa Magel B&B book now November/ December/ spring break:
Can’t think what to get that special person for Christmas, we have personalised vouchers available for our amazing 2- night break, which includes B&B for 2 nights one night a 3- course meal with wine and bubbly & chocolates on arrival. Still at this year’s price of 100€ for 2. Vouchers bought now can be used for next year so surprise that special person, ideal for Christmas, birthdays anniversaries or just a special treat. Buy now at this year’s price 100€ for 2 sharing a double en-suite room..
It is starting to cool down and a lovely temperature for walking, just right for the Camino del Rey. You can book your tickets using the site on our website. Check room availability with us first. The rain will soon be gone.
We are surrounded by beautiful countryside with views of the mountains, yet only a 15- minute walk into the town where there are many bars serving meals and tapas, you really get a feel of how the Spanish live. We have a lovely museum with artifacts dating back to Roman times.
So much to do and see in the area, ( see website ) lovely walks and scenery. 30 mins from Camino Del Rey, El Chorro. 10 mins from the amazing Wolf park and Convento Magdalena. Visit to Antequera and El Torcal is a must.
We have pretty rooms and wonderful outside space. BBQ and Andalucian kitchen for guests use.
A break you will really appreciate. Come on and laze in our outdoor space or go out exploring and come back and eat a delicious 3-course meal with wine. Yummy breakfasts. We also have a limited bar or bring your own. By yourselves or come with a couple of friends. No driving.!!!
Casa Magel www.casamagel.com ; +34 628519862
Sat Nav Co-ordinates 36.920529, -4.684685
Check in time – From 2.30pm
Link for Caminito del Rey Tickets http://www.caminitodelrey.info/en

 

For Sale: Cream Faux Leather Settees €70.00 (the pair). 1 x 2 seater settee & 1 x 3 seater settee, both with some scuff damage as can be seen in close up photo. Sale includes cushions and throws, email for more pics. Please ring Malc 0044 7563 951732 or email: malc.gee AT btinternet DOT com ; Buyer must collect Torrox Park

 

For Sale: Approximately 300 paperback books, mainly thriller/adventure and few biographies, cook books, dictionaries, travel etc. 100 euros the lot ideal for car boot or market trader. Competa ; contact Audrey on 951550468 or whatsapp + 44 7535577124 or email: daveyaud.lloyd AT gmail DOT com

For Sale, 2 items:
-Large brown/grey ikea table. Measurements length 148cms depth 95cms height 48cms.Price €95.00
-Hemmes bureau Measurements Width 91cms depth 46cms height 107cms. Price €100.00
Contact Jackie 672170429; email: info AT nerjahouseholdcentre DOT com

 

Share a Pitch?: Calling all Crafters/sellers/ stallholders. I am looking for someone to share a pitch at the Big Torrox annual Christmas Market. It is a 5 day event : 5th – 9th Dec. I can only do the first 2 days so I am looking to split the cost of the stall with someone who would like to do the last 2 or 3 days to sell their product.
Please call or Whatsapp 650 958 144
Lynn, email: lynnandseanh AT yahoo DOT co DOT uk

For Sale: Double Mattress, in Velez. Clean in good condition; buyer to collect. Dimensions: 2m X 1m40. Price: 20 euros. More pics on request. Contact norma at: norma2kk AT aol DOT com (no spaces).

 

 

For Sale, 3 items:
-Bedroom four drawers unit. Measures length 80cm height 100cm depth 48cm. Good condition. Price Euros 30.
-Pine two drawer consul table. Measures height 77cm length 140cm depth 41cm. Price Euros 60.
-Regency style straight back chair. Price Euros 60.
Please contact Pat on 0044 7500 847 066 also available on WhatsApp.
Email: foote2by6 AT gmail DOT com ; Puente Don Manuel area.

 

Wanted: Gazebo. I would like to buy or hire gazebo for one day 3×3 m . Maybe someone has unwanted one in the garage or wants to get rid of one. Please contact me on 682 489 949 David/Archez. Email: pankaudavid AT gmail DOT com

 

Wanted: Samsung S7 Edge Dual Sim SM-G935FD. Has anyone got a Samsung S7 Edge Dual Sim SM-G935FD mobile phone they no longer want? Would consider non working one. Keith, Velez Malaga area. Tel 650698685
or email: peakayone AT msn DOT com

Pets

Urgent foster home for senior dog: This is beautiful Knobby who is a senior dog 8.5yrs old. His owner is seriously ill and cannot look after him. We urgently need a foster home till after Xmas. He is very friendly and well socialised so will be fine with other dogs. He is currently stuck in a kennel and very unhappy. He weighs 25kg and is 55cm in height so medium sized. He has tested negative for all the usual diseases. If you can help please contact me. All the local charities are trying to help.
Gillian, Torrox. Email: ogillyarmstead AT gmail DOT com ; tel 633405560

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