DigameXtra No. 1202 Sunday, Feb. 10th 2019

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Cancelled: Flashtime at The Boatyard, Today at 2pm. FB-Link

 

The Arts Society Nerja, 2 Events:
-Lecture- Lawrence of Arabia, Tortured hero of trouble times
Tuesday 12th February 2019
The Cultural Centre (Casa Cultura) Calle Granada, Nerja.
6pm (Doors open at 5pm and tickets only available on the night)
Visitors are most welcome. Entrance €10 (Members of other The Arts Societies €5)
A full illustrated lecture in English by Neil Faulkner PhD FSA
Sponsored by DeCotta Law
-David Lean’s original film – Lawrence of Arabia
Tuesday February 19th 2019
5pm (Doors open at 4pm and tickets only available on the night)
Visitors are most welcome. €5, a bottle of water (it’s a long film!) and a free raffle ticket
Sponsored by Currencies Direct
Robert Durston 660 907 856
Email: rhdurston AT aol DOT com

 

Wednesday animal quiz at La Tasca: The Axarquia animal rescue quiz is on again this Wed 13th at 3pm in La Tasca cafe in Torre del Mar across from the Police station. Please pop in or call us on 640569988 or 640328051 to reserve a table. All proceeds go to help the animals. Every Friday we have fish chips+mushy peas. All day breakfasts every day Mon-Sat. And Avon books are available to browse through at the cafe.

 

A change of show today 10th February at the Boatyard Bar ‘Miguel el Manga’: If you like Soul Music, you like to dance and you like great musicianship then ‘NASHRAM’ from Almunecar will lift your spirits and give you a great afternoons entertainment!
Also Miguel will be cooking up one of his specials with ”Chicken in Pepper Sauce or Hake in Seafood Sauce” both with vegetables and sautéed potatoes for just 7euros! Or pick from the Main Menu!
Just 5euros entry includes your first drink (beer,wine or soda)
Food from 1pm and Music from 2pm. Food Reservations on 685435767
‘The Boatyard Bar it Rocks’

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Items For Sale / Wanted / Rent

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For Sale, 3 items:
-Corbero electric free standing oven. Measurements width 50cms Depth 55cms Height 85cms price €75.00.
-Display sideboard. Measurements width 116cms Depth 42cms Height 204cms. Price €80.00.
-Solid pine table. Length 175cms width 100cms. Price €40.00.
Contact Jackie/Nerja 672170429.
Email: info AT nerjahouseholdcentre DOT com

 

For Sale: Singer ESP2 steam press. Very little use includes spare ironing cover. 75 euros (new price amazon 192 euros). Contact Julie Thomson in Competa pueblo. Tel 0034 638 893 306
Email: thomsonjuliec AT gmail DOT com

 

For Sale, 3 items:
-Gas heater, Ecron 25 euro
-Fire basket never used approx. 46x50cm. 20 euro
-Round wooden table 105cm. 30 euro
George/Vinuela Tel. 680700962
Email: georgewparr AT gmail DOT com

 

For Sale, Job lot of terra cotta pots and planters, etc: Bargain at 20 euros the lot.
Call 655224441 Mary/Velez.
Email: maryensor AT rocketmail DOT com

 

Wanted: Cardboard boxes. Hello everyone. I am looking for a few cardboard boxes for moving. Only need about 3 – 5. Do you have some you don’t need / want any longer? Or do you know where I can buy them? I am in Nerja. Thank you and have a lovely Sunday.
Kirsten: khm4mail AT gmail DOT com

 

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Full article: https://thehackernews.com/2019/02/unsend-delete-facebook-message.html
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