DigameXtra No. 1282 Monday, May 6th 2019

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Charity Quiz: It’s time to book your table for the May Action for Animals quiz at Bar Cerezo in Canillas de Albaida. It is on Wednesday 15th at 8pm, and costs only 2.50 per person. Last month every table was booked, so if you just turn up on the night you may be disappointed. Phone or WhatsApp Megan on 642199382,
email meganfurniss1 AT gmail DOT com or pop into Bar Cerezo to book with Isaac. You can also book in the Action for Animals shop in Cómpeta on Wednesday or Friday.


Branch Meeting: The Los Romanes Branch of TRBL is pleased to announce that as from the 6th May they will be returning to the “ The Asador Restaurant” Puente Don Manuel, after the Restaurants refurbishment. Meetings are held every Monday 12.00 – 1400 hrs. Our friendly group get together not only to raise funds for, and support TRBL in Spain, but also meet to be with friends and have some fun, including quizzes, bingo, monthly lunches etc. You do not have to have served in the Armed Forces to become a member. Interested? Then please Phone Branch Secretary Sue on M 691 544 140 or just pop in for a chat. BJTurner PR Officer. Mucktub63 AT hotmail DOT com 722734204


U3A Axarquia Activity Programme: Monday 6th – Friday 10th May
-Monday 6th Petanque 3pm, meet in the carpark west of the lighthouse in Torre del Mar
-Tuesday 7th Spanish History 11am, meet at Calle La Gloria 105, Velez Malaga. Maggie will be giving another one of her talks entitled ‘A Taste of Spain’.
-Tuesday 7th Photography 4pm, meet at Lux Mundi Torre del Mar.
-Wednesday 8th Meet & Greet 10.30am, meet at Chiki Beach Restaurant. Come along, have a coffee and meet members of the U3A.
-Thursday 9th Mahjong 10.30am, meet at Bar Ri-Jo Algarrobo Costa
-Thursday 9th Creative Writing 11am, meet at La Tabla Bar Torrox Park
-Friday 10th Discussion 10.30am, meet at Café bar Los Juanes, Torre del Mar (opp the police station)
For further details on any of our activities or to contact the group leaders, please checkout our website www.u3aaxarquia.com


Torrox Costa Notes-

New Bar: Ellen’s Atlantis, Dutch host, Music & More. BLQ 89 next to Danny Boy’s Irish Bar, it was previously Nando’s Tasca.

New Bar: Joel’s Cafe/Music/Copas. Set up for Karaoke & DJs. Next door to Samothraki Greek Restaurant. Paseo Maritimo, BLQ 80 bajo. This is a few steps up the path between the blocks, on the East side of BLQ 80.

New “Traditional German” Butcher Shop “Market Platz”: Southwest corner of BLQ 84. Very close to the Monday Market.

Closed for Vacation: Tentacions la Pepa cafeteria. Torrox Costa BLQ 79. Now closed, reopens June 1st. https://www.facebook.com/TentacioneslaPepa/


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Malagalingo – Torrox costa: Flamenco Series in Malagalingo starting in May 8.
-Learn about tradition of Flamenco
-Learn to dance flamenco with us
This weekly activity will be every Wednesday in May from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m
It’s FREE for Malagalingo students as usual. And with a cost of € 5 for the rest of the participants (Until full capacity. Malagalingo students will have entrance preference).
We look forward you in May!!
Malagalingo, Facebook: malagalingo
Tel./Whats: + (34) 650 479 493
Email: malagalingo AT gmail DOT com


Recruiting: Helping Hands Home Care are excited to announce we are holding our first training event in Malaga. We are recruiting for carers to work in the UK for a period of weeks that suit your life here. You can do your training here in Spain. Our next training event here is 3rd to 7th June. For details contact Jayne Vale on 658521907 or 00447964464654 or email jayne.vale AT helpinghands DOT co DOT uk


Items For Sale / Wanted / Rent

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For Sale, 3 items: 3 Mirrors
-cane surround 60 x 40 cm 10€
-Dark wood surround 80 X 60cm. 15€
-Blue pattern surround. 80 X 60cm 15€
Or all 3 for €30€. Joy 610955826 Torrox
Email: floodyjoy AT gmail DOT com


For Sale: All item are Roca, great quality and are all in good condition. As new.
-sink and cabinet unit/ 120 euros
-Roca Bathroom Sinks / 70 euros
-Roca Toilets for sale/ 50 euros each
Location Nerja. Name: Krik
Contact: krikjohnson AT hotmail DOT com


For Sale: Gasbottle Repsol – empty for sale – €10. Cómpeta campo.
Buyer can collect in Cómpeta at parking area or Torrox BP.
Contact Franco Tel. +32 473 73 60 00
Email: debodefrank AT gmail DOT com


For Sale: 2 large good make solar panels and water tank with some piping for sale in Los Romanes area. Too big for my house €175 call maggie on 722809426
Email: maggieculver77 AT yahoo DOT com


For Sale: Maroccan style wall lampshade. New.Bought for 27, will sell for 15 euro. Buyer collect in Nerja, Julia 694448600 Or
Email: julia.horzinek AT gmail DOT com


For Sale: 2 Oil Paintings (Set). Size: 24 inches (length) x 20 inches (height) Wooden frames. 30 Euros for the Pair. Torrox Costa. Theresa +34 657115851 (Whatsapp) More pics on request.
Email: tpm11260 AT gmail DOT com


Wanted: Pine tree seedlings. Looking to source somewhere I can get 50-60 small pine tree seedlings somewhere around the Costa Tropical (I’m near Motril). I sometimes find them at Saliplant in Motril and they are 12-18″ tall and sell for about .75-1.50€ each. But they haven’t had any in a while and am looking for some other garden centre or individual who can sell me something similar.
Email: jefferson70 AT yahoo DOT com if you know somewhere. Thanks! Jefferson


Correction to Saturday ad: Twin single bed mid sleeper for sale. Correct phone number is Mary-Ann 603693938



Earth Source Heat Pump advice: Is there anyone out there who could recommend a company on the Costa Del Sol that deals with Earth Source Heat Pumps for domestic heating systems. Please contact: jimnurture AT hotmail DOT com. Jim/Competa/ Torrox road.

Wanted: Recommendations, company or individual to install and or supply and install, wood burning stove, in the competa/ torrox area. Chimney already built in, need to breakthrough ceiling etc.
Email: rajessup AT yahoo DOT co DOT uk


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Weekly Markets
Monday: Torrox Costa
Tuesday: Nerja, Salobrena
Wednesday: Rincon de la Victoria, Algarrobo Costa
Thursday: Valez Malaga, Torre del Mar, Frigiliana
Friday: Almunecar, Salobrena, La Herradura- Summers only
Saturday: Competa
Sunday: Valez Malaga, Torre del mar, Nerja Car Boot

Nerja 952 524 519
Torrox: 952 531 030
Frigiliana: 952 533 231

Phone numbers for emergencies
Emergency Svcs.: 112
National Police: 091
Guardia Civil: 062
Ambulance: 061
Fire Station (Bomberos): 080
Emergency English Help Line: 902 102 112

Local Police
Torrox: 952 539 828
Nerja: 952 521 545
Frigiliana: 952 533 126
Torre del Mar: 952 549 238

Local News in English, The Sur: http://www.surinenglish.com/
Local News in English, The Local: https://www.thelocal.es/
Spain National News in English, El Pais: https://elpais.com/elpais/inenglish.html
EU News in English, EuroWeekly: https://www.euroweeklynews.com
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