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For One Night Only!
Friday , March 15th in Nerja Cultural Centre
Come and hear this happy, New Orleans jazz band !
Regular visitors to Torrox, Chris and Veronica Perrin of Brief Encounter Duo and Northern Lights Jazz Band are bringing their 7-piece band over from the UK for a short tour.
Only 10 euros to enjoy a great night out! The Cultural Centre (tel. 952 523 863) is located in Calle Granada not far from the Balcon de Europa and the Church of El Salvador. It is in an excellent position with ample parking in the vicinity provided by the municipal car park underneath Plaza de España
Phoenix Club Events: The Phoenix club is based in Torre del Mar.
-5th – Gib €12pp includes drivers tip 08.30 start
-10- 12 – Madrid €235pp sharing – B&B accn, guide, coach fare etc
-26th – Cordoba visiting the city in the morning and the Medina Azahara in the afternoon – Price includes coach, guide, and driver’s gratuity €28pp
-11th – Mrs Miggins Home Bake Sale at La Vega. Orders being taken now for all our usual fayre.
-01st – Evening trip to Fuengirola Food Festival departing Algarrobo Lidl at 17.00 and returning from Fuengirola at 23.00.
-8th – Gib €12pp includes drivers tip 08.30 start
-24th – Trip to Ronda – Price includes: coach fare and Guided tour of 2.15 hours (does not include entrance to the Bull Ring €6 or Don Bosco House €1.50) €25pp
-30th – Overnight trip to the Rio Tinto Mines in Huelva province
-October 4 day trip to Merida, Extremadura province
For more detailed information on any trip contact Gail on 951067723, mobile 626370695 or
email: phoenixsocialclub AT yahoo DOT co DOT uk or
Fitzgeralds Cafe Bar and Restaurant: If you like dancing to UB40, The Specials, Madness and Bob Marley then this coming Friday 15th March you are in for a treat as ”The Skafaneidos” come to Nerja at Fitzgerald’s Cafe Bar and Restaurant from 8pm, situated below Supersol by the town bridge!
Good ‘pop’ reggae that is great to dance to and to just have fun! Only gig this side of Malaga, just 5€ entry which includes your first drink!
Table reservations to Adrian on 951550585
Get your weekend started with The Skafeinados!
Early & Sacred Music Festival “La Liebre de Marzo”: Resonare Fibris Vocal Ensemble & Consort
March 16th- 8’00 pm – Casa del Apero (Frigiliana)
Resonare Fibris Vocal Ensemble & Consort was formed in Málaga in 2013. Its repertoire encompasses a wide range, from Renaissance Polyphonic music to contemporary pieces, including composers such as T. Luis de Victoria, Cristóbal de Morales, Joaquin Desprez, Antonio Vivaldi, Gabriel Fauré, Ola Gjeilo, Javier Busto, Benjamin Britten, among others.
The ensemble, directed by Luisa D. Camacho, often organizes its own concerts as well as choral encounters with other groups such as the Coro del Ateneo de Sevilla, Kammerkoret Le Voci y Gamle Oslo Kro- og Kirkekor from Oslo (Norway), Lehigh University Choir (Pennsylvania, EE UU) o Millikin University Choir (Illinois, U.S.). The ensemble has also been invited to participate in several performances with other groups in Sevilla, Málaga, Cuenca, and other cities in Spain and Europe.
Day and hour: March 16th – 8’00pm
Place: Casa de Cultura “Casa del Apero” – Frigiliana
Address: 12, Cuesta del Apero Street – Frigiliana
Booking: 690073871 / ventana.abierta.acp AT gmail DOT com
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. (We used to meet in Torre so you might have heard of us). The group has been meeting now for 5 years and more and we would love new members to come along and join us. And if you really don’t fancy Crochet but like to Knit, well come along with that instead. We meet at Ri Jo’s Cafe Bar on the front from around 10-10.30 ish to 12 – 1pm ish every Thursday. Need more information?
Email Polly – madpip AT hotmail DOT co DOT uk
Mitch&Miguelito have 2 gigs this weekend:
-Saturday 16 March: Carpinteria Bar, Competa, lots of Irish music to celebrate the eve of St Patrick’s Day, free entry, no need to book, tapas available. Music starts at 9.00pm.
-Sunday 17 March: St Patrick’s Day Party at Restaurante Pampano, Plaza Vendimia, Competa, from 9.00pm. Mostly Irish music, reels, hornpipes and all your favourite Irish songs.
To book a table call 951 832 810, booking highly recommended.
ADA Jumble Sale: Saturday the 16th of March 2019 from 12pm at Parking El Llano, Almayate Bajo N-340 km 267 no: 62. ADA would like to invite animal charities from the Axarquía to come along and sell for their charities at our jumble sale.
Please come along and support the charities, there will be lots of interesting things to buy including clothes, crockery, homemade cakes, burgers, sausages all vegan, fresh juices and lots more all for a great cause. See you all there x We’ll be doing events like this one once a month.
The charities that have confirmed so far are: APARIV, AnaZaia Animal Rescue, Chivis Solidarias and Pisadas Felinas. All for the animals. A lovely day out to get to know animal charities in the area.
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For more info call: 722278992
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Vetiver Spain: March is the best time of the year to plant Vetiver. After planting Vetiver for almost 10 years now we know that the best results are when Spring comes around. This way Vetiver has a full spring and summer to absorb the heat of the summer. This plant is indigenous to India and loves the heat.
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For Sale: Bose Aviation X headset. Like new condition, hardly used. After purchase I sold the plane about 6 months later. Very comfortable, awesome noise cancelling. So quiet it is incredible. Price when new 995 Euro.
Sale price 350 Euro.
David, email: info AT vetiverspain DOT com
Sayalonga 692 288 657
For Sale: Gas oven with a plancha. Only used three times, so nearly new. Size 58 cm x 85 cm and 87 cm high. 150€, More pics on request. Madeleine/Arenas tel 699757798,
Email: mvaderlind AT gmail DOT com
For Sale, 3 items: Bedroom furniture.
-2 single beds with metal frames and head boards. Beds 90w x 190l x 24 floor height. Mattress 20 deep. Head boards 100w x 110h Price 250 euros the pair.
-Chest of 3 drawers and mirror. Drawers 42w x 85l x 70h plus mirror 55w x70h Price for both 60 euros.
-Double bed headboard, bed side cabinets and chest of drawers. Head board 100w x 110h , 2 bed side cabinets 32w x 50l x50h. Chest of 4 drawers 41w x 84l x 84h. Price 80 euros.
All items can be sold separately, buyer to collect Laguna Beach, Torrox Costa.
Contact Patricia 951576155 or 630477500
Email: prtwiddles AT gmail DOT com
For Sale: Wood effect cabinet. Nice clean cabinet 104cm wide, 120 cm high, 42cm deep. One internal shelf. Buy collects 25€. Kaye, Torrox Area.
Email: kayemaryland AT yahoo DOT com (remove spaces)
Tel:654 905 185. WhatsApp available.
For Sale: Travel Cot. Good Condition – only used a few times when grandchild visited. With carrying case 35 Euros
buyer collects. Torrox area, Kaye – whatsapp 0034 654 905 185
Email: kayemaryland AT yahoo DOT com
Travel Offer: Weekend trip to Cádiz.
Viajes Alcodalla is offering a weekend trip to Cádiz from Friday, the 29th to Sunday, 31th of March. We will visit the 3 cities of San Fernando, Cádiz and Jerez. Price per person is 140€ and includes: Bus from Torrox 2 nights stay at hotel in San Fernando half board a guided tour in Cádiz with entrance to the Cathedral visit to a Bodega (wine cellar) in Jerez with wine tasting horse show free time in San Fernando and Cádiz. Please do not hesitate to contact us for further questions and bookings. We are looking forward to having you all in this trip! Rosario. Tel 952 53 81 19
For Sale: We have 2 x 1.3 metre satellite dishes @50 Euros each.
Sancia/Arenas Campo. Mobil 634 311 746
Email: sanciadanks AT yahoo DOT co DOT uk
For Sale Mattress Cover/Protecter for Double Bed: Bought by mistake last week – I wanted the fitted sheet type of cover but this is one that completely encloses the mattress. Used for 2 nights only until I got the correct type (obviously has been laundered since the 2 nights use). White striped 50& polyester/50% cotton material that fully envelops the mattress fastening with zips on 2 sides. Cost 14.95 euro. Photos emailed on request. Buyer to collect from Torrox Costa. Tel 609777430 or
Email casaianda AT yahoo DOT co DOT uk
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