DigameXtra No. 1310 Friday, June 7th 2019

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Funk From Mail: Fri, 7 June 9:30pm, Live music at The Parrot, Plaza Tutti Frutti, Nerja
https://www.facebook.com/TheParrotNerja/

 

White Lamb rocks La Carpinteria Bar: Fri, Jun 7th 9pm. We are taking a short break from our holidays to play at the biggest music venue in Competa. Join us for a fun Friday night, we got reinforcements from The Captain, he will put the bass in the bass. See you there FFF: fans, friends & family.
Avenida de la Constitución, 29754 Cómpeta FB-Link

 

SOUL NOTE are back! Get your tickets now to avoid disappointment.Music at Restaurante Venta El Cortijo Frigiliana. Saturday June 15th coach leaves at 12.50 Marinas de Nerja 1pm Hotel Monica 1.10pm main bus station Tickets €15, includes a buffet and coach from Nerja if required. Contact us direct or book through Jackie at the Nerja Household centre, Castilla Perez.
686 817 157 / 637 854 383
info@nerjahouseholdcentre.com

 

Cinema In English – June 7 to 13
Cinesur – Velez Malaga El Ingenio
https://www.cinesur.com/es/cine/el-ingenio
-Rocketman – Dir. Dexter Fletcher. With Taron Egerton, Jamie Bell. Weekdays 16:10; Sat/Sun 12:10, 16:10.
-John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum – Dir. Chad Stahelsky. With Keanu Reeves, Halle Berry. Weekdays 15:50; Sat/Sun 12:25, 15:50.
-Aladdin – Dir. Guy Ritchie. With Will Smith, Mena Massoud. Sat/Sun 12:15.
-Ma – Dir. Tate Taylor. With Octavia Spencer, Juliette Lewis. Tue 18:10.
For ballet lovers, there will be a live screening of a performance of Prokofiev’s Romeo & Juliet from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. This will be on Thursday 13th at 20:15. (Thanks Doug. -Ed)

 

BBQ and live music @ Pavo Real Restaurant: BBQ Season is with us once more and on the 19th June at 8:30 pm Maika Lavera will start our summer with style. BBQ buffet €11.95 pp. We look forward to seeing you all. For more info or to make a reservation call Paul on 654869083.
8.5 km Torrox/Competa Road, 29754 Málaga, Spain FB-Link

 

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Greek restaurant in Torrox Costa!:  La Casita Griega – Greek House – it’s a new restaurant located on the sea promenade, between the Safari bar and Picadero restaurants, BLQ 80 bajo. We offer you a little piece of Greece with our Greek home made specialties. Our opening time is from 19.00, Thursday thru Sunday. Monday closed. Also, you can enjoy our specialties in lunch time, between 13.00-15.00, with reservation on the telephone number 642585049. You can choose meat specialties ( Gyros, Souvlaki, Bifteki, Sutsukaki, Mussaka), cheese ( Feta Psiti, Feta Saganaki, Hallumi), vegetables ( Greek salad, Hummus, Eggplant creem, Mezze, Tzatziki) or sea fruits ( prawns or octopus), all of this accompanied with our special Greek pita bread. We offer a lovely meal time in a quiet end exquisite atmosphere, accompanied with the best Greek music. See you soon! https://la-casita-griega.business.site/

 

Casa Magel: SUN, SUN, SUN.
Secret Hideaway Casa Magel Bed and Breakfast
Wonderful place for a summer break. Relax by our sparkling pool. We have a wonderful outside space with a fully equipped kitchen and bar for our guests With a limited honesty bar with wine, beer, and soft drinks and snacks. Or bring your own. Tea & coffee is free. Our rooms are comfortable and en-suite.
-We are continuing our popular 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 also, 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.
There are meals in the freezer for you to purchase if you don’t want to go out and just relax by the pool and soak up the sun. Or, the town is just 1 kilometer away. 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.
CASA MAGEL is 1 km from the town and is surrounded by beautiful scenery, a walkers 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. 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. Also nearby is the beautiful Convento Magdalena, previously a 12th Century Convent, now a 5* hotel. Pop in for a coffee or glass of wine, wonderful atmosphere.
We are an hour away from the beautiful city of Malaga with its myriad of tapas bars and quality restaurants, we recommend a visit to Bar Pimpi the oldest bar in Malaga, truly an experience.
Please contact us and we can talk through your needs, check us out on booking.com.
Check out our website : www.casamagel.com
email : casamagel@yahoo.com ; phone 0034 722879503
Sat Nav Co-ordinates 36.920529, -4.684685 Check in time from 2.30pm

 

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Wanted, Cat Care: Live rent free in exchange for caring for a large number of cats.
Urgent, replacement cat/house sitter required, Puente don Manuel, live in my home rent free until early September in exchange for caring for around 20 cats, some owned and some just fed. Contribution for electricity and internet at 50 euros a month for both, possible use of a vehicle if required. The house would take care of itself but the cats can’t, don’t apply if you would miss aricon, a pool, tv, and luxury, this is a home not a hotel and yes it needs cleaning and if you can’t cope with the demands of many cats and the domestic implications, this is not for you. Contact me asap for more details but only if you can cope with cats and lots of them.
janet_bookworm@btinternet.com

 

Items For Sale / Wanted / Rent

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For Sale: 3 great deals from The Nerja Household Center, Av. Castilla Perez 10. More info in poster.
-Handmade solid deep drawer chest of drawers. Natural wood. Measurements Width 100cms Depth 47cms Height 100cms. Inside drawer depth 16.5 cms Price €145
-Pine 2 door cupboard with drawer. Measurements Width 104cms Depth 42cms Height 83cms.Price €60.
-As a set. Office cupboard with shelves Width 81cms Depth 43cms Height 199cms. Small cupboard Width 81cms Depth 43cms Height 76cms. Small shelving unit Width 50cms Depth 43cms Height 76cms. Price €125 (for 3 pieces)
Contact Jackie /Nerja 672170429
info at nerjahouseholdcentre dot com

 

For Sale: Rolson 18v rotary tool kit. Used,good working condition. €15.
Variable speed. Includes various accessories. Please email me for further information.
Olliedub@gmail.com ; Dave/Nerja

 

For Sale, 3 items:
-Cream 2 seater sofa. Measures 164x90cms. Not leather. 50€.
-Two teak sun beds, need attention 50€ for both.
-Satellite set up kit for mobile home/caravan. Brand new. 40€. More pics available.
Sue, Colmenar / Casabermeja area. WhatsApp : 637 163 461.

 

For Sale, 3 items:
-Jamie Oliver book unwanted gift brand new 10 euros
-Oil filled heater 10 euros
-Red rug 140 x 190 CMS 20 euros
Irene Nerja area.
irene472001@yahoo.co.uk

 

For Sale, 3 items:
-Sturdy Commode chair on castors. Removal bucket for cleaning. Backreast detachable for transport. €40
-Toshiba DVD Player SD3005KB with cables, remote control and Owner Manuel. €25
-Height Adjustable Walking Frame with seat. Folds for easy transport. €22
jean on the beach 54@ gmail.com (remove spaces)
Tel/WhatsApp JeanB 666819623 Almayate (near Torre del Mar)

 

For Sale, 2 items:
-Chest of Drawers,  Two John Lewis solid Maple 5 drawer chests. Measurements: H-112 cms x W-84 cms x D-44 cms. 60€ each
-Bedside Cabinets, Two matching Maple bedside cabinets. Measurements: H-50 cms x W-48 cms x D-40 cms. 30€ each
Buyer collects Mezquitilla. Carol 634329311
Email: carolann2911 AT gmail DOT com

 

Wanted: Scrap bike. Hi, just in case anyone has a broken, damaged, whatever bike they want rid of. Condition and size isn’t important as I mainly want the chain and sprockets for a project. Regards, Steve, Competa area. 952115179/692336491/
graheres at yahoo dot com

 

Wanted: I am looking to buy a Renault 4 with an ITV and must be in the area of Colmenar and Riogordo or up to 40 minute drive away. Cash is waiting. Martin
Message me with WhatsApp on 666328610

 

Recommendations

Peugeot Partner “Combi” Vehicle: Does anyone have any experience of changing the classification from commercial to private on the above-mentioned vehicle ?
Suggestions gratefully received via email.Thank you, Lynne/Trapiche.
lynne gomm @ gmail. com (no spaces).

 

Scam Alert: Parents of Costa del Sol school pupils caught up in bogus charity scam across Spain. It is now believed that at least 12 schools could have fallen victim to the scam in Malaga Province alone. A centre in Ronda was also among those affected.
https://www.euroweeklynews.com/2019/06/06/parents-of-costa-del-sol-school-pupils-caught-up-in-bogus-charity-scam-across-spain/

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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

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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

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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/
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