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Potters Bar & Terrace, Nerja:
-Starting Saturday 19th January from 8pm. An evening with live music the acoustic way with Gonzalo and friends. This will be an informal, easy and enjoyable night. Free tapas all evening, so dine out and enjoy an evening at Potter’s.
-Friday Live. Great Live Entertainment, 60’s, 70’s & 80’s Music Including Fish & Chip Supper – €10/Person
-Jazz Sunday Lunch. This very popular event starring Coastline Dixielanders €10/Person including Sunday Roast
Games Afternoon – Fridays: Its that time of the week again so come and join us. At Puerto Blanco Chine’s Bar Cafe Caleta de Velez, meeting every Friday from 11.30am onwards. We would love to meet you all – Ladies and Gents. We play variety of games. Crib, Rummykub, Whist, etc. Come and enjoy a pleasant afternoon with us. Chine’s do a great mix of Snacks and we normally have lunch at some point. You don’t have to commit to come every week – just a casual get together of like minded friends having a good time. For details
email: madpip AT hotmail DOT co DOT uk
Weekly Crochet Group: Do you crochet? Would you like to learn? Do you fancy having coffee and chatting one morning whilst working? We are a multilingual (English, German, Spanish) group of ladies that meet every week in Algarrobo Costa. The group has been meeting now for 5 years and more and we would love new members to come along and join us. We meet at Ri Jo’s Cafe Bar on the front from around 10-10.30 ish to 12 – 1pm ish
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Email Polly – madpip AT hotmail DOT co DOT uk
Timbalito Street Friday Concert Series: La Herradura. 19:30 Tel 958 167 194. Acoustic Latin Jazz & Covers. FB-Link
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For Sale: Fridge/freezer. Pocapecunia, the charity shop in the Calle Bella Vista, sells Corbero fridge/freezer, hardly used, perfect condition. €120. Open 10am-1.30pm. Nicole.
Email: neppobrouwers AT yahoo DOT ca
For Sale: TECA 4 ring butane gas hob, black glass, in perfect condition for sale. Sayalonga campo but can meet in village or Algarrobo Lidl. 95 euros. 618225744. Elaine
Email: gejspain AT hotmail DOT com
For Sale: Yamaha Portable Grand DGX-505. This Yamaha 88-key portable electric piano with performance assistant technology, has touch sensitive keyboard, plays a variety of instrument voices, learning music is fun and has easy performance with music notation display. Owners manual in English, German, French and Spanish. Excellent condition. €220. Based on Algarrobo Costa. Contact Dave Howe on 691949080 or
email: katehowe15 AT hotmail DOT com
For Sale, 3 items:
-Pine Sideboard – €10
-Oak Veneer Table and Chairs with cream leather seats – €45
-Gas barbecue (Nexgrill) – €45
Items for sale from John R. +44 7881 097824 in Torrox Costa. Collection before 28th Jan.
For Sale, 2 items:
-Heavy metal 3 inch Bench Vice with fittings to secure. 35€
-Flexible Drain Rods – 2 metre flexible drain rods x 10, with brass fittings and each with locking device. 50€
Can be collected from Puente Don Manuel. Phone John on 660824513 or
email: campodog09 AT hotmail DOT com
For Sale: Electric Radiators. €5 each. Eugène
casa mena pago montealegre 8 torrox campo-tel:952030168 & 0032496691039
Email: gene.janssens AT gmail DOT com
For Sale: Solid wooden table & 6 chairs. Painted cream and lightly distressed. Price 225€ o.n.o.
Email: email@example.com ; Frigiliana 620 000 211
Wanted: Looking for 1, and preferably 2 orange Repsol gas bottles for sale near Velez Malaga.
Sandra telephone 619 471 301
Email: sandra.hendey AT gmail DOT com
Correction, sender forgot pic: For Sale: €20 the lot.
Black Nigella Lawson bread bin with beachwood lid, hardly used. Stainless steel wine rack. Stainless steel banana tree. Glass vase. Rotating glass photo frame. Spanish sangria jug. Cocktail shaker with stirrers. Heat retaining coffee mugs. Four storage tins. All items are in very good condition. Tel. Karen/Dennis on 651587069. El Penoncillo area.
Email: karden_spain AT yahoo DOT co DOT uk
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