DigameXtra No. 1309 Thursday, June 6th 2019

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O’Learys Irish Bar, Torrox Costa
-Weekly Lineup-
Here we are again, it’s time to tell all you lovely people about all the fun we have lined this week with no fewer than 5 live music acts (back to back acts on Saturday) and 2 food specials!
-Thurs 2100hrs The fantastic Rosstown will be back in acoustic duo form and last time, this girls voice wowed everyone so don’t miss them!
-Fri 2130hrs The wonderful Art Club Band are back doing everything from American country to rock’n’roll. A fun night of classic American fun!
-Sat 1800hrs The songbook that is Shony is joining us for some great music on the terrace in the evening sunshine, looking at the beautiful sea!
-Sat 2200hrs Our Saturday night main event is a punk and rock extravaganza this week as we welcome back The Altoonas! These guys are fantastic fun and we were packed and rocking for their last gig so don’t miss them!
-Sun 1500hrs What a treat we have this Sunday on the terrace…. we’ve waited months to get these guys back after they blew our minds when they 1st played with us 2 months ago! Chicago Jim & Mandolin Mick Duo/Trio/Band are back to is finally! These guys are so so good and so so busy and hard to get so make sure and join us Sunday for what will be a simply incredible afternoon of amazing live music!
O Learys is the only place to be in Torrox Costa this summer. FB-Link

 

This coming weeks entertainment @ Danny Boy’s
-Thursday afternoon (today) at 4pm we have another live music session on the terrace. This week we are pleased to welcome the wonderful and talented “Stuart McKay” to our summer terrace sessions. Stuart will be playing great acoustic music on the terrace, accompanied by good friend of Danny Boy’s ‘Alfred Braun‘. We’ll have our BBQ on the terrace too, serving up ribs, burgers, chicken, steak sandwiches and Hot-dogs.
-Saturday Night we have Karaoke with our very own Karaoke King Carlos. 9pm. Come along and join in, or sit back and watch the show.
-Sunday night we have “The Candlelight Sessions” A cozy night of music and tunes to round off the weekend. 9pm
-Every day for the summer months we have our BBQ on the terrace from 4-9pm serving up the finest ribs, steak sandwiches, burgers, chicken and Hot-dogs, all accompanied, if you choose, with home-cut chips, salad and homemade coleslaw.
We hope to see you sometime over the coming week @ Danny Boy’s where a warm and friendly welcome awaits.
Avenida America bloque 89 Torrox Costa
Tel: 642934483 Email: kizzycunningham@gmail.com

 

Phoenix events: The Phoenix club is based in Torre del Mar.
July
5th – Gib €12pp includes drivers tip 08.30 start
19th – Trip to the Alpujarras €14
26th – Lorca concert in the Alhambra Palace grounds €33 price includes coach, show ticket and driver’s gratuity
August
2nd – Gib €12pp includes drivers tip 08.30 start
15th – Almunecar Fireworks €14pp
23rd – Frigiliana Festival of the 3 Cultures €12 evening trip
September
18th – Cirque du Soleil €65 Price includes show, coach fare and drivers gratuity
For more detailed information contact Gail on 951067723, mobile 626370695 or email phoenixsocialclub@yahoo.co.uk

 

The Bandits in Competa: The Bandits will be playing live on the terrace at Restaurante Pampano, Plaza Vendimia, Competa this coming Saturday 8 June from 8.30pm.
To reserve a table call 951 832 810.

 

Lux Mundi, Torre del Mar coming events & excursions:
Lux Mundi Ecumenical Centre, Torre del Mar. Avda. Moscatel 1”I”, (Jardines Viña Malága/Antigua Casa de la Viña), Torre del Mar, 29740. Opening hours Monday through Friday 10.00 to 13.00 and 15.00 to 18.00. For further information and bookings please contact the Centre, Torre del Mar Tel.952 543 334 , Web site: www.Lux-mundi.org. Please note you are unable to make bookings through the web site and sorry we cannot accept cards.
-Friday June 14th – Concert for the 25th Anniversary in Malaga Cathedral. Please come and join friends in the Malaga Cathedral to hear the Cappella Nuova Choir who has almost 70 voices & the Stiftshoforchester Orchestra who are very active in the cultural and musical life of Sindelfingen and have made musical tours in countries such as:-Spain, Brazil, Italy, Russia, South Africa, Poland, the Baltic States and Georgia.. The Concert starts 20.00.There will be a coach from the Axarquia area to the Cathedral. Return from Malaga 22.00 approx. Ticket price 8 Euros available at the Centre. Departure times: Viñuela (Football Pitch) 16.30, Algarrobo (Lidl) 17.00, Caleta (Vets) 17.05, Torre del Mar (Bus Station) 7.15.

 

Car Boot/Market. Sunday 9th June: The regular Car Boot sale/market is at El Pantano Restaurant car park, overlooking Lake Vinuela, on Sunday 9th June 9.30am to 1.pm. We had to move it from its normal date of the 1st Sunday in the month, due to a private Romeria event at El Pantano. We are now back to our normal schedule for June and July.
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
Come along and enjoy a morning browsing and picking up a few bargains at this well established 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

 

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For Sale: 3 great deals from The Nerja Household Center, Av. Castilla Perez 10. More info in poster.
-Beautiful rustic bureau with tiled front with drawers. Measurements Width 93cms Height 113cms Depth 49cms. Price €240.
-White Castillan chest of drawers. Measurements Width 74cms Depth 40cms Height 112cms. Price €45.
-LG 42in tv on stand with remote control €140
Contact Jackie/Nerja 672170429
info at nerjahouseholdcentre dot com

 

For Sale: Pushchair-pram in very good condition. Bought in DK as quality stuff some years ago, had two owners that only used it a few times for grandchildren. 100 €. with lots of accessories. Is in Torrox campo, but I can bring it to somewhere convenient. janemerete @ g mail.com (no spaces) or whatsapp: 630837394. More pics on request.

 

For Sale: Portable air-compressor. T max 12V Portable Air Compressor 4×4 Off Road. With accessories, air hose 8m, pressure gauge.
Type: BA2663. 160 liter/minute, weight 8 kg.
New, never used, in original box.
New price: 115€, sell for 49€
If interested or for more pics or information mail Wally:
wally_bocklandt@hotmail.com or call +32486254010 Archez area

 

For Sale: portable mini washing machine and spin dryer. Ideal for motorhome, small flat etc. Preowned in good working order. €45. brand: tectake.
4.5kg washing load, does not require a main water connection.
Please email me for further information. Delivery in Nerja area possible.
Olliedub@gmail.com (David)

 

For Sale: Unisex ‘City’ Ebike. B’Twin (Decathlon) Bebike 90. 26″ wheels. Four years old but only used for four months of each year. 1250km on clock. Fully working. Perfect Condition. Comes with Battery and Charger. It’s 25kg with battery and can do up to 90km on one four hour charge. Buyer to Collect from Caleta de Velez. €360
Call/WhatsApp Paul 00447753814797
hams AT gmx DOT com

 

For Sale, 3 items:
-2 folding tables 10 euros each
-Towel rail 10 euros
All in good condition. Irene/Nerja
irene472001@yahoo.co.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
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Sunday: Valez Malaga, Torre del mar, Nerja Car Boot

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