DigameXtra No. 1256 Friday, Apr. 5th 2019

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O’Learys Irish Bar – No Reason Big Music Weekend
Another great weekend this week with some fantastic live music!
Now, next week is one of those weeks where the stars align and we’ve booked an unbelievable weekend of absolutely free live music! We always have fantastic weekends but next week is extra special!
-Fri White Lamb 9PM
-Sat Midnight Mechanics 9PM
-Sun Richard Ray Farrell -2PM & Vo Fletcher -5PM
Thats right, 2 full on rock bands and afternoon and evening music on Sunday!
Pair all this with another one of Cian’s incredible guest burgers and there you go, O’Learys is the only place to be in Torrox Costa! FB-Link

 

Kitty Harri’s Sculpture Garden – Open Sunday: Whatever the weather we’ll be welcoming visitors as usual this Sunday.
Constantly changing – there’s always something new!
Bring your umbrella but it’s unlikely you’ll need it, but possibly a bit windy in the afternoon.
As ever, there’ll be live Chamber Music to accompany your enjoyment of our multitude of sculptures and lush tropical garden.
Despite the lack of rainfall the Valle Verde is currently at its greenest!
Just 20 minutes north of Almuñécar. Open 10 – 4.
Directions at www.kittyharri.com
Jete, Granada +34 609 706 210

 

Bar La Bodega, Torrox Costa: Now serving “Daily Specials” plates from just €2.50, available for take-away, examples: Shepard’s pie, sausage rolls, liver&bacon&onions.  Also serving snacks and sandwiches all day. Sports on 3 screens. Pool table. Most Friday afternoons live music. Open late. Available for parties, catering.Located behind the Library in Torrox Costa, BLQ 78. Tel 634 037 185
-Alan Miles Live, Friday aft 4-6pm
-Sunday Roast €5.50. Served 2pm till late. Choice of Beef (with horseradish), Chicken, Pork or Gammon with at least 3 fresh vegetables, roast potatoes, Yorkshires and gravy boat. Best Sunday Roast deal on the coast!

 

Car Boot/Market. Sunday 7th April: The regular “1st Sunday of the month” Car Boot sale/market at El Pantano Restaurant car park, (overlooking Lake Vinuela) is celebrating its 10th anniversary this month. 10 successful years and still as popular as ever. Why not join us on Sunday 7th April 9.30am to 1.pm. Easy to find on the A356 towards Colmenar. Drive over the bridge crossing Lake Vinuela and the car park/bar is just ahead on the right hand side. Plenty of parking.
There are always bargains galore,old and new.
– Always a good selection of D.I.Y. tools.
– Lots of local grown fruit and veg.
– Homemade Jams and Marmalades and Chutneys
– Household and garden items for sale on many of the stalls
– Plants, shrubs, flowers and herbs.
– Greetings cards.
– (New) Ladies clothes and accessories.
– Large selection of paperback and hardback books, CD’s & DVD’s
Enjoy a morning browsing and picking up a few bargains at this popular monthly market, which attracts visitors from far and near. A super location. The restaurant has shaded terraces overlooking the lake and many customers sit and enjoy a coffee or a tapa and a drink and catch up with friends and acquaintances for a chat. Many even stay and choose lunch from the varied menu available.
Bar is open from 9.30am serving coffee/drinks/food.
Please note: If the market has to be cancelled at short notice, due to bad weather, it will automatically be re-scheduled for the following Sunday. For further info please contact Sandy (Vinuela) on 619 471 301

 

The Bandits: We will be performing live at Restaurante Maria at the Hotel Balcon in Competa on Sunday afternoon from 2.00pm. To reserve a table call 952 553 662.

 

Events in Hotel Balcon de Competa: Good Morning everyone,
Here you can see the different events that we will have in our Hotel, please book in advance to avoid disappointment:
-Sunday 7th april: Bandits – live music from 2.00pm
-Friday 26th april: flamenco dancer show, Traditional flamenco dances: “Sara Serrano”
Have dinner with us and enjoy a beautiful Flamenco, from 20.00 – 22.00 p.m – In our Restaurant
-Monday 22nd april: El Coyote Medicina. Relax, forget about yesterday, and remember yourself. Surrounded by the depths of music, silence, relaxation, you will connect with your higher self, with the rhythm of your own melody & with the infinity of being inside you. From 4.00 to 6.00 pm
-Sunday 28th april: From 17h to 19h. Conference: Angels can change your Live. First Spiritual Event where we will speak about archangels and angels by NORA “medium Espiritual”, also she will give some messages to assistants to the conference. Buy your entrance in Hotel y Bungalows Balcon de Competa or in Velez in the shop of Nora. More information at: 952553662 or info@hotel-competa.com or 671132563. Buy your entrance in advance, the English version is at the bottom of the page: https://www.ticketea.com/entradas-conferencia-angeles-pueden-cambiar-tu-vida-angels-can-change-your-life/
We Open Every Day (Except On Wednesdays, Cafeteria And Kitchen Are Closed After Breakfast Due To Staff Day Off)
Menu Of The Day for Lunch (Starter, Main Course And Dessert) at the Terrace from 1pm, Monday to Saturday (Except On Wednesdays)
Sunday Lunch: Menu Of 3 Courses: Roast Beef & Paella On Sundays, from 13.00h at the Terrace.
Restaurant in the Evenings, except Friday & Saturday, will be closed if we do not have any Reservation, so please reserve before 16.00h every day, to have dinner in our Restaurant.
Telf: +34 952 55 3662/3535 Fax: +34 952 51 6780 FB-Link
C/ San Antonio, 75 CP 29754 Cómpeta (Málaga) https://twitter.com/BalconCompeta
info@hotel-competa.com ; www.hotel-competa.com

 

Cinema In English – April 5 to 11:
Cinesur – Velez Malaga El Ingenio
https://www.cinesur.com/es/cine/el-ingenio
-Dumbo – Dir. Tim Burton. With Colin Farrell, Eva Green. Sat/Sun 12:20; Mon/Tue/Thu 16:45, 19:05, 21:20.
-Shazam – Dir. David F Sandberg. With Zachary Levi, Mark Strong. Mon/Tue/Thu 17:00, 19:40, 22:20.
-Pet Sematary – Dir. Kevin Kolsch. With John Lithgow, Amy Seimetz. Tue 18:00, 20:15, 22:30.
-Captain Marvel – Dir. Anna Boden. With Brie Larson, Jude Law. Tue 18:35, 21:10.
-For opera fans there will be a broadcast of Poncielli’s La Gioconda live from the Teatro del Liceu, Barcelona. This will be on Wednesday 10th at 20:00. (Thanks Doug. -Ed.)

 

Animal quiz at La Tasca: The next Axarquia animal rescue quiz is on Wednesday 10th at 3pm. All proceeds go to help the animals. And there is a raffle. La Tasca cafetería is in Torre del Mar located across from the Police station. Please call in or ring us on 640328051 or 640569988 to reserve a table. At long last we now take payment by card as well. Friday’s are still fish+chip days.

 

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Casa Magel B&B: A wonderful break for spring and summer.
-We have a new offer of 3 nights B&B with one 3 course evening meal for 2 with wine and 1 evening of wine & tapas at our local tapas bar. Price 165 € for 2 people sharing a double en-suite room.
-We still have our popular 2-night stay with B&B and 1 evening meal for 2 price 110€. Any additional single night is 55€. For longer stays, we can arrange a discount.
CASA MAGEL is surrounded by beautiful scenery, a walker’s paradise. Lots to do in the area. Walk the famous Camino Del Rey. The beautiful turquoise lakes of Ardales, Quad Biking, horse riding. Visit Antequera, a beautiful town with the most churches in Spain (27), it is only a 25-minute drive away. Close by is El Torcal with the amazing landscape just like Fred Flintstones land. Great for star gazing. Visit the Wolf Park and see Wolves in their natural habitat. Howling nights when the moon is full.
We are an hour away from the beautiful city of Malaga, the international airport and the Costa Del Sol. Our little town of Valle De Abdalajis is very typically Spanish, friendly with tapas bars and restaurants and a couple of supermarkets. Plus local shops. We also have a fantastic museum, (our town dates back to the Roman era), when it was called Nescania.
Check out our website www.casamagel.com phone 0034 772879503
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Services Wanted: Person with grouting experience!!
I am looking for somebody to help me finish the final grouting of my pool, all clean and ready with the old grout in pretty good condition. Should be 1 days work so offering €80 for the day. There may be other days work for spring clean in the garden, terraces etc as well. On the Nerja to Frigiliana road and lunch will be provided!
Robert 637 548 944 ; rhdurston AT aol DOT com

 

Items For Sale / Wanted / Rent

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For Sale, 3 items:
-Good quality double bed with pine surround with seperate headboard. Measurements width 158cms length 210cms. Price €195.00
-3 decorative cats €20
-Epicureanist table-mounted corkscrew Price €30
Contact Jackie/Nerja 672170429
Email: info AT nerjahouseholdcentre DOT com

 

For Sale: Business opportunity – Beautytek Premium
I have a used Beautytek Premium machine for sale. This could be an opportunity for someone interested to start their own beauty business or for a hair or beauty salon to diversify. You could even work from home.
Full training by a certified Beautytek trainer is included and you will get a certificate as a Beautytek technician at the end of the 2 day training course.
Beautytek is one of the best working non invasive treatments for fat reduction, skin tightening in face and body, breast lift and a real alternative to surgery.
For more information please watch the video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VBNXtgLbLyU&t=14s
Price including training is 5700€.
Please give me a call or email me if you would like to see the machine which is located in Competa or for more information. Martine Tel 626 027 817
Email: martine_linden AT hotmail DOT com

 

For Sale: single bed 90cm by 190cm. As new, never used. Includes frame, metal headboard and mattress (still in original plastic wrapping). For collection only in Torrox Pueblo. €80
Email: timo.mullins AT gmail DOT com

 

For Sale: TV Cabinet, very decent material. 45€ Height: 66cm (adapteble) Depth: 59,5 cm Lenght: 130cm
If interested or for more pics or information call +32486254010 Wally/Archez area
Email: wally_bocklandt AT hotmail DOT com

 

For Sale: Nikon 3200 camera in excellent condition and low shutter count. Used as a second camera. It includes a AFS-S DX 18-55mm zoom lens, strap, user manual and charger. An excellent camera for both photos and video with a 24.2 sensor. Price only 250€ Competa area, It may be possible to deliver or I can meet somewhere on coast. Contact, Charles by email to: amigosinspain AT gmail DOT com

 

For Sale, fair booth: Book signing by local author John Hardy
John Hardy will be selling signed copies of his books at the Royal British Legion Easter fair on Saturday 6th April 10-2 at Restaurante Trapiche.
He will have copies of the recently published book ‘Driven by Conflict’, a collection of stories about people involved in conflicts of many and various kinds, from the domestic to the international. Some of the stories are bleak, as stories of war and hostilities often are, whilst others are much lighter and even of a humorous nature. Many of them are romances and love stories. The conflicts and wars which are behind the stories range in time from 1000 BC up until the present day. They take place mainly in Europe and the Middle East and the majority are events that involve Great Britain, Spain and Israel, and the hostilities that they were involved in.
All his other books will also be available, including books of short stories of crime and mystery, some set in the Axarquía. Some of these have been translated into Spanish and German.
For more information on all his books, visit www.johnhardybooks.com or
Email: wendy.sedella AT hotmail DOT com

 

For Sale: Lazy Spa Vegas Inflatable Hot Tub. 2 m diameter. Heats up to 40 degrees. Can be seen working.
210 euros. Paul. Torrox. 618234367
Email: fellows186 AT hotmail DOT com

 

For Sale: Heavy duty trolley. Has been used to move plants etc. around patio. As i now live in apartment its no longer required. Dimensions—90 cm wide x 80 cm high x 40 cm deep. New castors fitted and has adjustable shelves.
Contact Mike 618408790 Competa village area
Email: mcauliffe99 AT hotmail DOT com

 

For Sale: Trouser Press – Corby 7700 model in full working order €10
Email: bobbradley7@gmail.com ; Bob/Sayalonga

 

Wanted: Garage or Garage Space for large saloon car. Torrox Costa/Torrox Park area Willing to pay cash €50 per month in advance, long term. John R., 671639480
Email: jdricho47 AT yahoo DOT com

 

Free to collect: 2 identical recliner chairs. Free if collected on April 15 or 16, can be viewed by arrangement before that. John R., 671639480 Torrox Costa/Torrox Park area
Email: jdricho47 AT yahoo DOT com

 

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