DigameXtra No. 1253 Tuesday, Apr. 2nd 2019

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Rolling Stones 2019 Tour Postponed – Mick Jagger to undergo heart valve replacement surgery: LONDON (Reuters) – The Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger, 75, is to undergo heart valve replacement surgery this week in New York and is expected to a make a full recovery, U.S. website Drudge Report said on Monday, citing unidentified sources.
The group have postponed a tour of the United States and Canada to give Jagger time to receive medical treatment, the veteran rock band said on Saturday.
The 75-year old is expected to back on stage by summer, Drudge Report said. (PIC By Jerzy Bednarski – Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0)

 

Saturday 6APR – The Flying Dolphins at Casa Grande: 7pm.
Nerjas party band no 1 will rock the house at Casa Grande.
Bar tickets 5 € incl. 1 glass of wine/beer
17,50 € incl. 1 glass of wine/beer & main course.
Bookings, phone: 615 82 61 82
http://www.casagrandenerja.com bookings@casagrandenerja.com, or at our Facebook page.
MENU: Chicken- and vegetable wok with rice and sweet chili sauce.

 

Jardín de la Alpujarra: This gorgeous garden in the high mountains of the Alpujarras – southern slopes of the Sierra Nevada National Park – will be open to visitors again from Friday 7th April and every Friday until July, from 10.00hrs to 18.00hrs. Entrance by donation of €3,50 (suggested). Enjoy a visit to this unique region of the Alpujarras of Granada and take in a garden visit at the same time.
In addition we will open on the first Sunday of each month, which means the garden will also be opening its gates on Sunday 7th April. We serve light refreshments whenever we are open, but this Sunday we are also offering a special food event: three course meal of spinach and feta baked in light pastry, followed by pork baked in paprika and molasses with roasted garden vegetables, along with a fruit crumble with homemade ice cream for dessert, all cooked in our large outdoor wood burning oven (with the exception of the ice cream!). Come and see the cooking in action, €20 a head plus entry donation, places must be reserved in advance. Vegetarian and vegan option available if requested. Please contact us using email or number below.
Jardín de la Alpujarra, Ctra Atalbéitar 0.2km, 18415 Pórtugos, Granada.
+34 646430656 or info@jardinalpujarra.com / www.jardinalpujarra.com
Asociacion Jardín de la Alpujarra is a non profit making organisation.

 

Torrox Park Spring Fayre: Saturday 13th April from 11am Spring Fayre La Tabla Commercial Centre Torrox Park. A mix of stalls, chocolates, jewellery, cards, handcrafted gifts, photography, local author,baby knitwear, plus lots more. The artisan and secondhand market is all so every Wednesday from 10am to 1pm
For further information please contact Rachael on 662063987

 

enTRIOpia Jazz Concert, Ventana Abierta Jazz Club: April 6th
Blanca Barranco (voice and double bass), Ramón López (drums) y Fran Malpica (piano)
Fran Malpica, Blanca Barranco and Ramón López meet each other in 2018. Together with the project of the bassist Blanca Barranco, they take part in several Andalusian jazz competitions, of which they end up winning the second prize at El Portón del Jazz in Alhaurín de la Torre and the first one Prize in the II Olive Jazz of Jaén. Since then they have acted together with different formations sharing a common interest for jazz.
Today you can listen to a repertoire that moves through jazz classics under the guise of entropy and uncertainty.
enTRIOpia Jazz
Day and hour: April 6th – 8’00pm
Place: Hotel Plaza Cavana
Address: 3, Granada Street – Nerja
Price: 18’00€ Armchair / 12’00€ Stool
Reservas / Booking: 690073871 / ventana.abierta.acp@gmail.com
Web: www.ventana-abierta.es

 

Feria Internacional de los Pueblos Fuengirola, April 30 – May 5: Fuengirola hosts the 25th International People’s Fair, where cultures from 30 different countries will be represented. The Canadian and Estonian federations will join this year’s Feria as new participants.

 

World Class Jazz Club Coming to Malaga?: Randall Kline, founder of top US jazz venue SFJAZZ, currently one of America’s trend-setting musical venues, visits Malaga to support idea for a new jazz venue to replace the old Astoria Cinema on the city’s Plaza de la Merced. Randall Kline launched his San Francisco venue in 2013 and developers from Cordoba invited him to see for himself how they want to build a theatre space below street level, with bars and restaurants above and room for an extension to the Fundación Picasso birthplace foundation.
Source: http://www.surinenglish.com/local/201903/29/founder-jazz-venue-visits-20190329102123-v.html

 

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DoctorLaptop’s April Special: Bring in 2 laptops for an annual maintenance Service and get 20% off. Regularly €50 per laptop, now I will do 2 for €80! If you rely on your computer and want it running at peak performance an annual professional servicing is necessary. You wouldn’t drive your car till it runs out of oil before servicing it, would you? I do the most comprehensive cleaning and tune-up possible: verify all System files replacing any found to be corrupt, test all hardware and do hard disk sector repairs if needed, use 5 tool malware/adware/spyware removal protocol, clean out junk files/logs/history/etc., update Windows+all drivers+programs and finally optimize your settings and registry for fastest overall performance. Job usually completed overnight. Heavily infected comps or those showing error messages need a repair, not a maintenance service. Hard disks of 1000Gb or more add €10 and may require 2 days to complete.
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Work Wanted: Hi, I am looking for any work gardening, house-painting and maintenance, no job too small, I charge 10€ per hour and also can offer house-pet sitting for 25 € per night. Which can include taking you to and from the airport in your own vehicle for 20€. Covering Nerja to Benejarafe. Based in Torre del mar.
Call Kennedy on 630792368 or
Email: kennedygoldsmith AT yahoo DOT co DOT uk

 

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For Sale, 3 items:
– 3 African Leonardo figures €35 each
-Castillan cupboard. Measurements width 112cms Depth 37cms Height 81cms Price €55.00
-2 carved Adrian masks on stands Price €40 for the pair.
Contact Jackie/Nerja 672170429
Email: info AT nerjahouseholdcentre DOT com

 

For Sale: Electric Oil Filled Heaters. €15 each. Buyer collects from Caleta.
WhatsApp Paul +447753814797
Email: dosjamons AT yahoo DOT co DOT uk

 

Free to a good home: Free King size mattress (Dorlux) interior sprung, clean and in very good condition.
Call David (630453193) Nerja
Email: davidren.is AT gmail DOT com

 

For Sale, 3 items:
-Wardrobe for 30 euros that can be extended, H171 x D44 x W81 to 112cm max
-Sturdy backpack computer case for 20 euros, for an 18 inch laptop which has many compartments (ask for more pictures)
-2 x Black Malm drawers, for 30 euros each or both for 50 euros measures each W80 x D49 x H78
Can meet at El Ingenio, Torre del Mar. Please contact Juliet in Iznate at
Email: juliet.hall AT yahoo DOT com

 

Wanted: I am looking for a working VHS player to enable conversion of my tapes to digital format. Anyone who can help with sale or loan of a player would be appreciated. If loaned I am willing to share my digital conversion kit and software so someone can do the same.
Bob/Sayalonga
Email: bobbradley7 AT gmail DOT com

 

Wanted, Rental: 3 bedroom House for Long term rental in Torrox pueblo. Private sunny roof terrace. Easy parking(Feria parking area) 400 euros per month. Close to all amenities and easy access to the house no stairs to climb.
Email: krikjohnson AT hotmail DOT com

 

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Recommendation Wanted: I need someone able to repair my GTech AirRam preferably in the Competa area. The motor turns on but then immediately cuts out. Jennifer/Competa
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Spanish General Election is April 28, 2019: This will be the third vote in four years.

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Lost Tortoise Competa Campo: Our Tortoise has been missing for over 2 weeks, she escaped from her run, which she has done before, but normally returns. We are located just off the Corker Road. If found please let me know. Thank you Karen.
Email: some1flower AT aol COM com

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