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O’Leary’s Irish Bar:
New menu coming next week. If you thought our food was good before, just wait till next week and all will be revealed……. big changes…..BIG changes…..
-Sunday 6 Jan. 18:00. Sax to the Rhythm
-Saturday 19 Jan. 21:00. The Killer Rockets
Paseo Marítimo de Ferrara Torrox Costa
Kitty Harri’s Sculpture Garden – Open Sunday:
The sun keeps shining at Kitty Harri’s Sculpture Garden, the Chamber Music keeps playing and the spectacular views inside and out await you on Sunday.
Our resolution for 2019 is to keep the Garden alive and forever changing, for your continued artistic and musical pleasure!
Come and chat with our current Artist-in-Residence – the accomplished Michael Binkley (www.binkleysculpture.com) – all the way from Vancouver, as he completes two beautiful stone sculptures from local Macael marble.
Be sure to ask us about our next mosaic and very popular mosaic table workshops.
Open 10-4. Only 20 minutes north of Almuñécar.
Directions at www.kittyharri.com
Jete, Granada 609 706 210
Charity Quiz: It’s time to get your brains back in gear after Christmas and get ready for the popular monthly quiz in aid of Action for Animals. It will be on Wednesday 16th January at Bar Cerezo in Canillas de Albaida. Phone or WhatsApp Megan on 642199382, or
email meganfurniss1 AT gmail DOT com to book your table. You can also book with Isaac at the bar. See you there!
Cinema In English – January 4 to 10
Cinesur – Velez Malaga El Ingenio
The big pre-Christmas releases are retained for a third week, but at last there will be evening screenings for those that couldn´t make the ones at midday.
-Mary Poppins Returns – Dir. Rob Marshall. With Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda. Fri-Mon 12:20; Tue/Thu 17:00, 19:35, 22:05.
-Aquaman – Dir. James Wan. With Jason Momoa, Amber Heard. Fri-Mon 11:55; Tue/Thu 17:00, 19:45, 22:30.
-Spider-Man: Into The Spiderverse – Dir. Bob Persichetti. With Shameik Moore, Jake Johnson. Fri-Mon 12:30; Tue/Thu 16:55.
(Thanks and Happy New Year Doug. -Ed.)
Jukebox Bandits: Will be performing at the Carpinteria Bar in Competa for the 3 Kings Celebration on Sunday 6th from 3.00pm.
Mitch, mitchbanjo AT hotmail DOT com
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Tony Roam Removals Departure and Arrival Dates:
Removals & light haulage company that have scheduled trips from UK to Torrox and back at approximately the same time every month.
We can add or amend these dates if viable. We cover most of the UK and Southern Spain.
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Wanted, Dishwasher Repair: Hello digamextra readers, happy New year to all. Does anyone know of an electrician that will call to a home and repair a dishwasher please. Or has anyone got a dishwasher for sale? Please contact Marilyn, Arenas
Email: marilyn.boakes AT btinternet DOT com
Items For Sale / Wanted
For Sale: Car. Fiat Grande Punto “Evo” 1.3 Turbo Diesel (approx 60 mpg ) Spanish, LHD, 2011 model, Brand new 2 year ITV (Mot) with NO observations. 148,000 km with service history, owned 3 years. Only selling due to purchase of a newer car owned by friends who have sadly returned to the uk. Price 3995€. More pics on request. Barry, Nerja. Please telephone 633448175
Email: bazatcoda2 AT gmail DOT com
For Sale: 6 caminito del Rey tickets. We have 6 caminito del Rey ( general tour ) tickets for sale at €10 each for Wednesday the 13th of February at 12.30 pm ( north access ).
Email: hamedassam AT gmail DOT com
Hamed, Torrox Costa. Note- please note I am in London now, I will be in Torrox Costa after the 22nd of January
For Sale: Small Stool 38 mm square x 27 mm high Excellent condition Dark wood with cream upholstery €15. Angela
Email: angelabennett0412 AT gmail DOT com Tel 691571570 Alcaucin/Vinuela area
For Sale: Lifting Straps. We have 12 packs of Pair Of Forearm Lifting & Moving Straps that can help Easily Carry Furniture that is Heavy. I have 9 packs available and can be collected in Torrox Pueblo or at the BP station. Call 633522707 or
Email: axarquiaovencleaning AT gmail DOT com
For Sale: Large dining room table & 6 recently re-upholstered chairs. Good quality & good condition. Table is 89cm wide & 160cm long but opens out to 198cm or 237cm. Dismantles for transportation. Buyer collects from La Herradura. €90. Tel: 695 093 654
Email John: WondersJohn AT hotmail DOT com
-3 African prints on wood, measurements 20x30cm and 20×30 3 euros; 37×12 2.50 euros; 50×20 5 euros ono.
-HPdeskjet 1512 print\scan\copy needs new inks 10 euros
Shirley, Puente don manuel area near vinuela
Email: shirleyromero21 AT hotmail DOT com
For Sale, 3 items: Electric tools
-Skil plainer 550w
-Skil sander 160w
-Sierra circular saw 1200
All excellent working condition. 20 euro’s each or 50 euro’s for all three. Triana area near trapichie. Contact marilyn at
Email: marilyn.boakes AT btinternet DOT com
For Sale, job lot €300: Bathroom items, will sell separately.
Spa/jacuzzi (150×150 cm – angle 140 cm): price eur 150
Bidét Roca incl. water tap: price eur 20
2 Porcelain Roca wash basin incl. water taps (width 65 cm x depth 50 cm) one with a little crack: price eur 25 each (1 sink + 1 tap)
2 Mirrors (for wall) with small scratches (width 65 cm x 93 cm hight): price eur 15 each
2 LED lights 28 cm (for mirrors) 2 years old (new price eur 50,- each) : price eur 20 each
Shower and water tap (for wall mounting) incl. wall fittings: price eur 25
3 Porcelain shelves (width 50 cm x depth 14 cm) : price 10 each
3 Metal towel “hangers”: price 10 each
2 Make up mirrors (for wall): price 10 each
If you want to buy all the items – we can agree on a total bargain price eur 300.
All items are in very good condition. Buyer has to collect soonest possible from Cómpeta (as we can’t deliver). More information or pictures on request.
Mail: bente.bengtson AT gmail DOT com
Wanted: Single wardrobe, age and condition immaterial. Contact Rob in Nerja on
Email: robwright DOT cadiar AT gmail DOT com.
Wanted: Does anyone have any gym weights for sale to put on a bar? Shirley, Puente don manuel area
Email: shirleyromero21 AT hotmail DOT com
Wanted: Hairdresser. 88 yer old lady requires a mobile hair dresser, above Mercadona Torrox Costa 9511570116
Email: pmdnerja AT yahoo DOT co DOT uk
Recommendation – Mobile Hairdresser: Just found a great mobile hairdresser in Loraine Brooks. Although based in Nerja she is happy to travel to Torrox Costa and her charges are extremely reasonable. Highly recommended – Loraine can be contacted on tel. 634366255
Brenda Lee, Torrox Costa
Email: casaianda AT yahoo DOT co DOT uk
Could anyone recommend a chiropractor: in the area of Valez malaga or Torre del mar, preferably taking an x ray.
Shirley, Puente don manuel area
Email: shirleyromero21 AT hotmail DOT com
Cat Slave Required for approx. 14 weeks May to September 2019; a large number of cats some owned and some just cared for. If you would like to spend your summer taking care of my furry family in exchange for living rent free (internet payable if required and contribution to electric required) in the Puente don Manuel (north of Velez Malaga) area with sole use of the entire house except my room, (comfortable rather than posh, a home not a holiday house, electric fans not air con, a paddling pool you can sit in rather than a swimming pool, good local facilities, use of vehicle by negotiation, and all the cats you can trip over), then I would like to hear from you. More information and to open discussions please email telling me why you want to do this and what you have to offer; conscientious care of the cats is paramount as is respecting my home and possessions. The right candidate must pass the cat test, not just apply! Janet.
Email: janet_bookworm AT btinternet DOT com
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