DigameXtra No. 1206 Thursday, Feb. 14th 2019

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O’Learys Irish Bar, Torrox Costa:
*Weekend Lineup*
Guess what, we’ve only gone a booked another fantastic weekend of live music again! 4 live music acts in 4 days.
-THURS 9PM Our Valentine’s night bookings list is filling up nicely and with our delicious set menu, our a la carte menu AND FREE LIVE MUSIC from Maika Lavera & The Grajos, we can see why! Msg us any last minute bookings guys cause we’re not open till Thurs and that’s too late to book the set menu. The a la carte menu does not need to be booked.
-FRI 930PM It’s rockin’ time! The absolutely awesome The Killer Rockets are back! We all know just how bloody fantastic this band are! They really know how to get our bar jumping! One our absolute favourites!
-SAT 9PM The simply amazing Richard Ray Farrell is gonna show us all why hes considered one of the very finest blues musicians in the world! We are very lucky to have him perform in our little bar as often as he does so don’t miss him cause it really is a blues masterclass!
-SUN 1400HRS Now, anyone on our terrace last Sunday will tell you what a great day we all had and that was because of a certain Mr Lee Townsend who never ever let’s us down. He’s back again this week and if last week is anything to go by, BOOK TABLES PEOPLE! We did run out of seats outside by 3pm and we did have to close our kitchen at 6pm because we just had no prepped food left! Bookings are only taken for people who wish to eat so don’t hang about or risk being let down! FB-Link

 

Banjo George & Friends: Don’t miss this Friday, 15 February at Los Amigos in Torrox Park, 9.00 – 12.00 Banjo George and Friends will be entertaining you once again with a selection of skiffle, country, jazz and pop. This week have a very special guest with us, Mr Boogie Woogie Piano Man himself, Chas Hall, who will boogie on Diamond Dave’s keyboard. Not to be missed! Contact Kate on 691949080 for more info.

 

Lux Mundi, Torre del Mar coming events & excursions:
-Monday February 18th – Art Appreciation Group. In February the group will still use ´The Great Artist Series’ which was a BBC arts documentary series which told the stories behind the great artists. The original narrations were done by Tim Marlow. Norma will give a short introduction about the artist and then you will watch the DVD. This will be followed by a lively discussion. February is the artist El Grego. Refreshments available to purchase. Donations of 2 Euros. Time 11.00 at the Centre.
-Tuesday February 19th – Photography Group. From “Good Shot” to “Great Shot”, why not come and learn the art of photography with Rob Bell Photography. A fun and informal group to help you to get more from your camera/photos. Open to all, from beginners to the more experienced photographer, regardless of the type of camera and use. This season we will be looking at the various styles of photography and computer software with monthly themes and photo challenges. Don´t forget to bring your camera. Time 16.00.
Lux Mundi Ecumenical Centre, Torre del Mar. Avda. Moscatel 1”I”, (Jardines Viña Malága/Antigua Casa de la Viña), Torre del Mar, 29740. Opening hours Monday through Friday 10.00 to 13.00 and 15.00 to 18.00. For further information and bookings please contact the Centre, Torre del Mar Tel.952 543 334 Please note you are unable to make bookings through the web site and sorry we cannot accept cards.

 

Games Afternoon – Fridays: It’s 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

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Van Services: Our brand new van is fully insured and is running return trips between the UK and Southern Spain on a monthly basis, however, any location or job within Europe will be considered. The dates of travel will be scheduled but, where possible, we are happy to amend or add to these dates to meet customer needs.
Full or part loads are accepted from letters and small items through to large furniture items and house moves. Local ‘Man with Van’ jobs can also be undertaken.
We now have a storage facility in the UK along with delivery address should you wish to order goods in the UK. We also have limited short term storage capability in Spain.
There is still space on the van leaving the UK on 1st March.
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email: archgroveservices AT gmail DOT com

 

Linedancing Classes: Thursdays 6-7pm, Restaurante La Era, Puente Manuel. Info on Tel. 643 722 004
Email: tracytoetheline AT aol DOT com

 

Yoga Classes in Torrox Pueblo: Get a nice tan while practising gentle Yoga in the fresh air, under the sun!
Every Monday and Friday from 11.30 to 12.30 at the football field El Faro next to swimming pool, plenty of parking, mixed group, only 3€ per class,
Enrol now by contacting Noemi 639 210 110
Email: noemithewarrioress AT gmail DOT com

 

Singing Seminar: Each of us has a unique voice that deserves to be heard. Each one of us has the power to awaken this voice and learn to make it resonate. Even if it’s a very soft whisper, it’s yours! With time it will become an unforgettable voice. If you put into practice what I will tell you, you will achieve what you feel! I will accompany you on your way to reach the goal.
Singing Seminar: “My soul in the Voice” – Singing helps you express yourself gives you security in yourself not only can help you to speak with more confidence and persuasion in front of an audience. It can also help you to be heard at work, get the increase you deserve, resolve conflicting situations, create a more authentic connection with your partner and much more.
Breathing – Sound – Song – Improvision
4 meetings (possibility of renewal)
Open to everyone. No previous musical knowledge is required. Total cost per person € 80 by Dana Andrews Vignati
15/22 february, 1/8 march from 5.30 pm to 7.00pm
Limited places reservation essential. The course is held in Spanish, a minimum understanding of the language is required.
Espacio Luz-Vida Vélez Málaga Deseminado Cabrillas 312. Cortijo Bravo,
Vélez Málaga (Front gas station Crta. De Benamocarra km 1,5)
info/signing up: dana10marzo AT gmail DOT com

 

Services Wanted: I need a native English teacher in the summer for my son in the Valle de Lecrín area, preferably in Los Guájares or Pinos del valle or Velez-Benaudalla. If you can help and make some money just give me a ring on 662556332 Jose
Thanks for your help and congratulations for keeping us together Naythan
Email: jcabezascabello559 AT yahoo DOT es

 

Service Wanted: We need help to find a water leak. Our water pump keeps starting up. Have checked taps and toilet for leaks with no success. Any help or suggestions greatly appreciated. Torrox. Thanks Paul
Email: ernieno AT hotmail DOT co DOT uk

 

Items For Sale / Wanted / Rent

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For Sale, 3 items:
-Display unit. Measurement width 166cms depth 47cms height 216cms. Price €80.00
-Very large mirror. Measurement Width 175cms Depth 115cms.Price €80.00.
-Solid tall boy drawer unit. Measurement width 46cms depth 37cms height 100cms.  Price €65.00
Contact Jackie/Nerja 672170429
Email: info AT nerjahouseholdcentre DOT com

 

For Sale: Original oil painting. Oil on canvas painting of a couple dancing tango, 14 x 18 inches, unframed but painted along edges and ready to hang. €225 ono, contact Margaret/Torrox 682 661 313
Email: mariordan AT aol DOT com

 

For Sale: Owl door stop and Toucan cushion, €8 the pair. Contact Dennis on 651587069. El Penoncillo area.
Email: karden_spain AT yahoo DOT co DOT uk

 

For Sale: Honda Cbr954rr Fireblade in stunning condition. Bike is UK registered and has Mot until Jan 2020. It is in perfect running order with 44k. Will sell for €2750. Contact Tony for more Pics or info 684072447.
Email: trumpet1051 AT gmail DOT com ; Near El Morche.

 

For Sale: Power plus leaf blower and vacuum. Electric. €25. Lake Vinuela. Jean. 646235688. Can deliver locally.
Email: j.kingsleymonks AT btinternet DOT com

 

For Sale: Round table 105cm 25euro Tel. 680700962 George, Vinuela area
Email: georgewparr AT gmail DOT com

 

For Sale, 3 items:
-Artesanía de Frigiliana: a mixture of hand-painted pieces – 20€ the lot.
-Proform ReflexStep exercise machine: 50€
-Roca sink with mixer tap and hoses plus bath mixer/shower tap: 15€
Contact Richard, Caleta de Vélez on 617282970
Email: jorichjones74 AT yahoo DOT com

 

For Sale, lot: 4 quality pieces of furniture 120€ the lot. Susannah/caleta de velez, please call 692414544.
Email: eva_fritz AT hotmail DOT co DOT uk

 

Wanted: Padel bats. We have friends and family visiting us over the next couple of months who fancy having a go at padel whilst they are with us. If anyone out there has a couple of padel bats that they no longer need we would be happy to buy them for a sensible price (we don’t need expensive ones) contact Paul Algarrobo Costa
Email: pablo.rann AT icloud DOT com

 

Wanted to Rent: Shed or garage in Sayalonga village or campo. We need at least 15 m2 and maximum 50 m2 of storage space, mainly furniture. Call Wouter/Sayalonga at 656561697 or
email to: jeskerstiens AT gmail DOT com

 

Wanted to Rent: Small two bed house or apartment with some outside space required for 6/8 weeks commencing early March. Retired lady seeking accommodation in or near Torre del Mar, preferably in a quiet location with views & near bus route. Budget around €350 pcm. Replies to Diane/Torre on
Email: dianemgoulding AT gmail DOT com

 

For Rent: Duplex apartment for long term rental, in Las Terrazas, Vélez de Benaudalla, Granada. 350 euros per month (plus electricity only). Please email for further info and pics. Jan (Vélez de Benaudalla)
Email: janetgill_9 AT hotmail DOT com, tel 646381332.

 

Pets

Foster or Home Needed: Mr. Henry needs a new home, he is in my foster care right now but I am moving house and will not have the room for him. He can go to a home with other dogs but not cats. When he first came to me he would not let anyone near him after 4 months he has improved with his trust of humans but is still quite wary, so he is not a cuddly dog, Yet.
He is a very gentle dog, likes to play with my dogs would suit the campo or somewhere with a large enclosed area outside as he is not lead trained, as you can see from the photos he is just a lovely young dog.
Please if anyone has space for one more and I know it’s a big ask, but I only have ten more days left to find him a home. Contact Janet 620042435
Email: venturacasa AT hotmail DOT com

 

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