DigameXtra No. 1230 Sunday, Mar. 10th 2019

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The Arts Society Nerja
The Night Before The Morning After: Hard drinking And Harlots In Art
Tuesday March 12th 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 fully illustrated lecture in English by John Iddon MA BA PGCE
Sponsored by Blevins Franks
Robert 660 907 856 rhdurstonATaolDOTcom

 

Bar La Bodega, Torrox Costa – Under New Management: Now serving “Daily Specials” plates from just €2.50, available for take-away. Also serving snacks and sandwiches all day. Sports on 3 screens. Pool table. Open late. Available for parties, catering.
Located behind the Library in Torrox Costa, BLQ 78. Tel 634 037 185
-Sunday Roast €5.50. Served 2pm till late. Choice of Beef (with horseradish), Chicken or Gammon with at least 3 fresh vegetables, roast potatoes, Yorkshires and gravy boat. Best Sunday Roast deal on the coast!

 

Museo Arqueologico Frigiliana: Perfect for a Sunday afternoon mountain getaway in Friggy. Why not do brunch after a museum visit? Housed in a 17th century building. From 6th Century BC artifacts displays all the way up to the Contemporary Art Hall you will find  appealing and educational installations. Address: Cuesta del Apero No.10, Frigiliana. Tel 952 534 261. Hours until July 1st: Mon-Fri 10-6, Sat 10-2 & 4-8, Sun 10-2. http://www.museodefrigiliana.org

 

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Sewing Machine Repair: I have a Bernina sewing machine which, for anyone who sews, knows it is the Rolls Royce of machines! Mine in Nerja is a ‘Record’ and about 40 yrs old. It works fine but there is something wrong with the bobbin winder which I don’t know how to fix. Does anyone know someone/somewhere I can get it mended reasonably nearby, but more importantly who is reliable. Many thanks. Diane.
Email: diane.senior AT ntlworld DOT com

 

Items For Sale / Wanted / Rent

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For Sale: Sky box with card remote and cables, also sky + box with remote no card
50 euros for the two. Puente don Manuel Arnold Tel 635363965
Email: arnold_evans AT hotmail DOT com

 

For Sale: Running Machine. Bollinger up-market running machine. 3 years old. Variable speed, Time controls, Calorie display, Pulse display. Full instructions, virtually as new and hardly used. 195 euros.
Contact: tony.randall at hotmail.com

 

For Sale: Navy blue case with laptop bag size 41x32cm 6 euros. Puente don manuel area.
Email: shirleyromero21 AT hotmail DOT com

 

For Sale: Lovely pine chair with linen basket in matching fabric. Ideal for bedroom or conservatory. 60e the pair. Buyer collects from Nerja or can deliver along coast.Liz/691 973 025
Email: lizcogley AT gmail DOT com

 

For Sale, 2 items:
-Mistral Naish Hawaii windsurf board. Complete with two sails, carbon fiber mast and equipment. Good condition. Price €100
-”Sit on top” kayak . For fishing or just for fun. Good condition, some fitting may need refixing. Price €100 Contact Markku/La Caleta de Velez. +358400799498
Email: markku.tenhunen AT kolumbus DOT fi

 

Wanted: Pool Cover. We are looking to buy a pool cover 8m x 4m. Not expensive as it is for the property we are currently renting. We can collect. Please email pics and prices to Jenny (Torrox)
Email: jmainwood01 AT gmail DOT com

 

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Cat Trap: Has anybody got a cat trap that I can borrow? Need to catch a semi feral tom cat. I can collect it and return it to you. If you can help me please email me or phone/WhatsApp me on 628676764
I live near Cajiz Cheers Gerry
Email: gerry AT billnot DOT com

 

Long Lines For Health Care May be Far Longer Than Previously Admitted:
The new regional government run by the Partido Popular-Ciudadanos centre-right coalition has accused the previous Socialist-run Andalusian authority of hiding the true extent of health service waiting lists in official figures.
Regional Health minister, Jesús Aguirre, said on Tuesday that at the end of last year there were 843,538 people waiting for an operation or a specialist appointment with the SAS (Andalusian health service), 548,000 more than the figure offered by the previous government!
Of those half a million “hidden” patients, nearly 100,000 are in the province of Malaga. The Health Department’s delegate for this area, Patricia Navarro, said on Wednesday that in June last year, the Socialist government reported just under 60,000 people on waiting lists in the province, whereas the real figure offered by the new government is more than 156,000. (Posted for information purposes only, not to start a political debate. -Ed.) Full Article: http://www.surinenglish.com/local/201903/08/junta-accuses-socialists-hiding-20190308110526-v.html

 

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