DigameXtra No. 1142 Saturday, Dec. 8th 2018

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Christmas concert, Periana: Free concert by local international choir, Coraxalia. Saturday 8 December, 20.00, San Isidro church, Periana. Margaret Riordan 682661313; mariordan AT aol DOT com

 

Coro de Competa: Will be holding an evening of Christmas music, carols and songs, on the 14th December at 8.00pm, in the Competa Tanatorio. Admission is free, but donations will be in aid of the local charity “Caritas”. This charity helps those less fortunate than us particularly at this time of the year. Your support would be gratefully appreciated. Come along and enjoy the music and have a sing of carols and songs. All welcome. Music under the direction of Tom Robinson. We look forward to seeing you.
For more information please contact gregstarr4 AT hotmail DOT com.

 

Maro Fiesta: Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th
Both events will be very interesting and diverse. For all the family, especially Maro, where there will be ‘migas’ at 1pm available in the square next to the church and stalls hosted by the children from the school.
I will be at both with aloe Vera products from Forever Living and lots of Xmas gift ideas that will have everyone smiling!
For more information: alexena, 643110476 / alexenalorca AT hotmail DOT com

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For Sale: Ford Ka from 2008. Price 1.500€. Working very well! Please contact Eva, Nerja
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For Sale, 3 items:
-Matching IKEA units – coffee table and TV/HIFI unit. €50. (would separate at 30€ each).
-Domyos treadmill, good working order but cannot be raised to slope. €75 ono
-4-Garden chairs. These are over 50 years old, need stripping and new canvases. Ideal project for craft maker €40
Contact: tony AT theberrys DOT org (no spaces) Location: Canillas de Aceituno campo, will meet locally.

 

For Sale: Table and 6 chairs, can be extended. 50 euro’s. Buyer collects.Tel 952517467 or email Marilyn
marilyn.boakes AT btinternet DOT com ; Triana area.

 

Wanted: Two solid wood bedside tables, condition not an issue, minimum height of 60cm. Amanda, Torrox area contact 636866715.
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Recommendations

Torrox Coast Road Re-Opens: The section of the N-340 coastal road which was closed two weeks ago, following a landslide, reopened on Wednesday. Source

 

La Mula: Hello all the readers of Digamextra !, My name is Silvia, yesterday my husband and I have gone to “tapear” to LA MULA, a rural bar that is on the road that goes up to Torrox Pueblo, passing the LIDL supermarket.
We were amazed by the cleanliness, and the excellent frying of fish and seafood, but the best came at the end, when we had to pay. Very good quality and price! It is ideal to spend a nice and rich moment in middle of the field. Silvia, El Morche
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Wild boar keeps local police and hunters occupied for two hours in town-centre chase: The animals are a common sight around the Torrox river but they rarely enter populated areas. Local police, hunters and other officers spent almost two hours on Wednesday morning trying to capture a young wild boar in Torrox town centre. The animal, which according to sources was around three years old, was first spotted by residents in the El Pontil and La Cebadilla areas of the old town. Once caught, it was released in an area of countryside outside the town centre. According to sources, wild boar are a common sight around the Torrox river but they rarely enter populated areas.
An amazing picture of a wild boar walking through the urban helmet of Torrox
http://www.surinenglish.com/local/201812/07/wild-boar-keeps-local-20181207103359-v.html

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