DigameXtra No. 1132 Wednesday, Nov. 28th 2018

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Friday November 30th – Christmas Bazaar. Lux Mundi,Torre del Mar invite you to the Centre to join friends and have fun, a great chance to buy your Christmas gifts and try your luck. There will be drinks, cakes and International homemade food, small gifts, preserves, second hand goods in good condition, books, boutique, local arts & crafts and much more. Time 11.00.13.00. All proceeds for fundraising.
publicidad.tdm AT lux-mundi DOT org

 

It’s Fiesta Friday Curry Night at Meson Mudejar (Calle Alamos 6, Archez):
It’s Curry Night again this Friday (and every Friday) at the area’s first plant-based (vegan) restaurant, Meson Mudejar, a couple of kilometres below Canillas de Albaida in the quaint and authentic small white village of Archez. David and Kinga prepare international, handmade international varieties of delicious plant-based dishes. Meson Mudejar also features theme nights like Friday’s Curry Nights when local musicians offer entertainment and there’s a special curry menu at 15€ for a three-course meal, opening at 19:00. The menu includes: starter is onion fritter (Pakora). Main course: three curries to chose from—Mushroom and Peas in Spicy Coconut Sauce, Curried Mung Beans or Chickpea Curry (takes a day and a half to prepare). Dessert: South Indian Chickpea Flour Fudge. All sauces are hand designed, all plant-based, all very tasty and healthy. And the ambience is magic and rustic and real. Imagine yourself entering a gypsy cave, a rustic and authentic Moroccan mountain village home, half restaurant, half B & B. White it seats 37, reservations are recommended. Thanks to DigameXtra readers and thanks to DigameXtra our Curry Nights’ popularity soars. Contact David or Kinga at 682 489 949 or Whatsapp
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Bar Los Amigos Christmas shopping trip: To the Centro Comercial Nevada shopping centre in Granada on Monday 10th December. The coach will leave Los Amigos at 10.00 am and return from Granada at 5.00 pm. This will leave plenty of time to browse the shops in the centre and visit the other shopping areas in the centre of Granada. Please pay when booking. €12.00 Members – €14.00 Non-members
Please apply at the bar for bookings. We accept payment by credit/debit cards. No fee applied. Members please provide you membership number. Telephone reservations: 675 301 758
Bar Los Amigos, Planta 1/b, Centro Comercial, Torrox Park.

Danny Boy’s have moved: We are now located halfway up the paseo in Torrox Costa, take the turn at the kids playground, bloque 89. Still the same Danny Boy’s just in a nicer and bigger cozy winter bar, with a bigger sun terrace in the good weather.
Live music tonight (Wednesday and every Wednesday) with Johnny Unplugged, Plugged Open Jam. Johnny and a bunch of us will be knocking out the hits for your entertainment from 9pm. Come along and play with us or sit back and enjoy.
-Sunday night we have the Candlelight Sessions hosted by Paul Hayes. Live acoustic music by candlelight playing everything from folk, blues, country, pop and old timey.
-We are now taking bookings for our second Christmas Feast here in Torrox.
Message us on Facebook [Danny Boy’s Bar and Kitchen] or call or text 642934483
On the menu:
Mulled Wine & Mince Pies on arrival
Starter: Leek & Potato Soup or Prawn & Crab Salad.
Main: Turkey and honey, mustard and soy glazed Irish Ham, brussel sprouts, carrots, parsnip, garden peas. Roast & Mashed Potatoes, homemade Yorkshire Pudding, Stuffing and homemade gravy.
A glass of wine or beer with the main course.
Dessert: Plum Pudding & Custard or Fruit Crumble & Custard.
Later we’ll be tucking into Tony’s Christmas Cake!
All this for €35.00
Plus we’ll be getting the instruments out for the Christmas Carols.
We have space for 40 bookings, and we are planning to do the same as last year and have everyone eating together, and we have just 10 left.
Seasons Greetings to all !

 

Torrox Christmas market: Only one week to go now for the Torrox Costa christmas market. Avenida del faro in Torrox costa.
5th to the 9th december 12 noon til 9pm
Not to be missed!!
For any more details you can contact me Jacqui on 625319323 whatsapp
Email jacquelinekayharrison AT gmail DOT com

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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.
Electrical work and Plumbing – I have a UK qualified electrician/plumber to call on should you require this type of work.
Evenings, weekends and holidays both Spanish and English are all included at no extra cost
Check my website for examples of my work 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
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Services wanted – man with van: Hi is there anyone with a van out there happy to do a Ikea Malaga to Torrox collection / delivery for us?
Includes a wardrobe, sofa bed (which I know is flat packed), table and chairs, mirrors, chest of drawers, nest of tables plus a few small items. So a reasonable size needed. I am not around so needs to be able to load / unload too. (I have a key holder in the village that can meet you at the house on delivery). Needs to happen within the next week or so. Thanks
Contact Ray/Torrox on: gbray AT coloplast DOT com

Items For Sale / Wanted

Vetiver Spain in Sayalonga.
Special sale for people on the coasts or in areas with lower elevations.
We still have some clusters of Vetiver and of course many slips available.
For every 100 plants bought we will give you some bonus plants, lemon grass and Moringa seeds.
The price per plant is 1 Euro with discounts for lots above 500 this week only.
These discounts start normally over lots of 1000.
Send us your location so we can evaluate if this is a good time to plant.
We are at 500 Metres elevation and we can plant all year round.
Coastal areas and lower elevations will do fine and during this rain it is perfect.
Growth is slower than spring but they will grow quickly when the weather changes by being already established.
If you would like to come and visit just let us know or if you need delivery check with us, also for installation.
Contact David 692 288 657
email: info AT vetiverspain DOT com
Vetiver Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TY7VYCsFDww

 

For Sale, 3 items:
-green parasol 6foot with sun reflector underneath as new was €30 selling at €15
-trolley on four wheels excellent condition was €30 accept €15
-free standing tall white fan €7
Torrox pueblo. Photos on request via Whatsapp Lesley +447963886021
Lesley. Email: lesleywilson60 AT gmail DOT com

For Sale: Log Burner. Measures 65x74x55. 250€ ONO. Will send photo by email. Buyer collects. Carol, Casabermeja.
Please Contact: morph.cm AT googlemail DOT com

For Sale: Leather sofa with 2 matching swivel chairs. Sofa Width 180cms Depth 95cms Height 80cms.
Price €350.00 contact Jackie, Nerja. Email: info AT nerjahouseholdcentre DOT com

 

For Sale: Pikolin Mattress. Measurements: length: 200cm – width: 160cm – thickness 32cm
Good condition – 40 euros – collect Torrox Costa. More pics on request.
Pam – email: pamhalmstad AT gmail DOT com

 

For Sale: Late 19century distressed washstand. 35 euros. Frigiliana. Can meet at service station. Contact Joe on 620 000 211
Email: joeboyle07 AT aol DOT com

Recommendations

Transportation Dashund Transport: I’ve just recently used Andrew Corker of Dashund Transport to bring a sofabed from home in Northern Ireland out to Torrox Costa. All went well and Andrew kept me informed throughout. Thank you Andrew. His phone is Tel: 686322328
Gail, Torrox Costa: kincraig25 AT gmail DOT com

Request for a sheepskin coat: An actor with The Nerja Players is looking to borrow a sheepskin coat for the character of the big bad wolf in “sheep’s” clothing…for Comedy Night on December 4th.
Please contact John or Sylvie at: swandjb AT gmail DOT com or call 952523037.

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Local News in English, The Sur: http://www.surinenglish.com/
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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/
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