DigameXtra No. 1194 Saturday, Feb. 2nd 2019

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Kitty Harri’s Sculpture Garden – Open Sunday!
The daffodils are out – spring is upon us!
What better time to come, relax and enjoy a wide range of sculptures from many international artists, set in a lush tropical garden?
Open from 10 til 4 with live chamber music, as usual, and spectacular views inside and out.
Just 20 minutes north of Almuñécar, directions at www.kittyharri.com
Always something new. You won’t be disappointed!
Jete, Granada, Tel 609 706 210

 

Valentines Special- Hosted by La Vaqueria and La Vaqueria Holistic and Artesan Fayre
Thursday, February 14, 2019 at 3 PM – 5 PM
La Vaqueria. Calle del Arroyo Limón, 29718 Benamargosa
This valentines day we will be serving high tea in the garden.
-a selection of home made cakes and tarts
-a selection of various home made sandwiches
-two glasses of cava or a pot of tea
along with the angelic voice of Alice’s love song trickling thru the garden !!
we recommend you book in advance to avoid disappointment 952517273
please lets us know if you any dietary needs so we can accommodate that
https://www.facebook.com/events/284555628905254/

 

Songs of Smokie: 21st Feb. – Thursday
Restaurante Venta el Cortijo, Frigiliana
Bookings must be made at the venue. Payment must be made to confirm booking.
Tel: 951 83 57 38
Featuring Bernie Lowery and Martin Bland
Bernie Lowery is “The voice of Smokie” from touring band “The Sounds of Smokie” and is joined by Martin Bland the longest serving singer/bassist with The Animals. Together they are “Songs of Smokie” singing all the most popular songs of Legendary 70s band such as; “Living next door to Alice”, “I’ll meet you at midnight”, “Mexican Girl”, “Lay back in the arms of someone” , “If you think you know how to love me”…… and many more.

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Tony Roam Removals Departure and Arrival Dates
Leave Spain 7th February – Arrive UK 10th February
Leave UK 26th February – Arrive Spain 28th February
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 the UK and Southern Spain. Full or part loads undertaken.
Public Liability and Full insurance with British Insurance Company
Evidence of insurance can be supplied by email on request, hard copies always carried on vans.
Your goods are handled only by us and moved on our vans and kept in our own storage.
We live just behind Torrox Pueblo and South Wales and have vans going back and forth UK to Spain to UK by way of Santander / Portsmouth / Plymouth Ferry.
Also if you have small or large items that you might like to purchase off internet sites ie Amazon, furniture world, eBay etc. and have them delivered to our depot in the Uk collection or delivery can then be made here around Torrox area or Visa Versa.
For more information and prices please visit our website www.euroam.co.uk
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Handmade Gifts: I hand make unusual and one off items, ideal gifts if you are looking for something a little different. Please check out my Facebook page, www.facebook.com/Torrox-Handmade-Gifts-211797363029748/ ,
email: jmainwood01 AT gmail DOT com
or come see them in person at La Tabla, Centro Commercial, Torrox Park, up above the restaurants every Wednesday between 10am & 1pm. New items are being added all the time. Jenny/Torrox

 

Items For Sale / Wanted / Rent

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For Sale: Zanussi washing machine in good working order, it has been replaced by a more modern one with a higher capacity. It is about 12 years old & never missed a beat. 75 Euros
Either buyer collects or we can deliver for an extra charge.
Contact John/Competa on +34 653 11 11 89 (WhatsApp is best)
Email: johnlinda.blackburn AT gmail DOT com

 

For Sale: Basin, mixer tap, stainless steel water pipe. waste pipe and trap. Stone surround. Will fit standard Ikea/ Leroy Merlin type unit. Perfect condition. Jean. Lake Vinuela. 645235688. Could deliver locally. €25
Email: j.kingsleymonks AT btinternet DOT com

 

For Sale: Outdoor BBQ Dining Set. With BBQ season just around the corner why not get ready with this outdoor dining set. Consisting of 6 melamine plates, 4 melamine bowls, 4 plastic wine glasses, 4 plastic tumblers, plastic jug, large salad bowl and matching spoons, 2 table runners and 4 place mats. Excellent condition and all this for only 20€. Contact Dennis on 651587069. El Penoncillo area.
Email: karden_spain AT yahoo DOT co DOT uk

 

Wanted: Long Term Rental in Torrox. Couple in their sixties looking for a long term rental, preferably a house in Torrox Pueblo, with two or more bedrooms and a roof terrace with good views, would also consider an apartment, and Torrox Costa. Please contact Bill,
email: billy.cyd AT gmail DOT com

 

Correction: Missing price fixed. (Sorry, my fault. -Ed.)
For Sale: iPad Air 2. €100. There is a very slight damage on the corner which does not affect the screen and is hardly noticeable. I am in Torrox pueblo but can meet on the Costa if interested. Tel Irene on 611357902
Email: ireneadams50 AT icloud DOT com

 

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Wanted: P O Box. Where can I find a delivery P O box in Torrox or Costa that will take all types of parcels? DHL, Seur etc. Many thanks, Paul.
Replies to: ernieno AT hotmail DOT co DOT uk

Firefox Introduces More Computer Content Blockers, by DoctorLaptop: Users installing or updating Firefox are now greeted with a 3 step popup message “Firefox protects you from attacks by blocking potentially harmful, insecure content on web pages that are supposed to be secure. ”  So they are telling Users not to worry if they see blank spots (empty blocks of content) on websites they visit. Another step toward the new controlled, filtered internet. Monster Media deciding what is best for the public? We’ll see more of these filters and trustworthiness meters added to browsers, websites and even your email as we approach 2020 and the death of Windows 7. How to unblock Firefox blocks?

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