DigameXtra No. 1314 Wednesday, June 12th 2019

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Astrolab: Friday 14th June 22:30. Astronomical observation of our natural satellite, contemplates in detail its surface with the telescope telescope. Because a night with moon is always special, but if you have the opportunity to observe it through a great telescope then it becomes an unforgettable night. C/Castillo s/n, 29410 Málaga. http://www.astrolab.es/
More Information Calling + 34 658 664 380

 

Weekly Crochet Group: Do you Crochet? Would you like to learn? Do you fancy having coffee and chatting one morning whilst working?
We are a multilingual (English, German, Spanish) group of ladies that meet every week in Algarrobo Costa. (We used to meet in Torre so you might have heard of us) The group has been meeting now for 5 years and more and we would love new members to come along and join us. And if you really don’t fancy Crochet but like to Knit well come along with that instead.
We meet at Super Ri Jo’s Cafe Bar on the front from around 10-10.30 ish to 12 – 1pm ish every Thursday. Need more information?
Email Polly – madpip at hotmail dot co dot uk

 

The Bandits: We will be playing live in La Plaza (main square) Canillas de Albaida this coming Friday 14 June from 8.30pm. To book a table call 952 553254 or 609 167127.

 

Jack’s Bar, Torrox Costa: Wednesdays- Burger Day. 12-2pm & 6-10pm
Avda Esperanto centro interacional bloque 86
https://www.facebook.com/JacksBar2018/

 

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Staff Wanted: Thai Pas, Torrox Costa. Good morning everyone I’m currently looking for additional staff for front of house and also kitchen assistant. Please feel free to share or send cv if interested to: Thaipas.torrox.costa@gmail.com

 

Items For Sale / Wanted / Rent

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Vetiver Spain in Sayalonga – June Sale
June is a great time to plant Vetiver. This way the plant has a full summer to grow before the fall season arrives. We are having a June sale.
For the month of June we are offering 10% additional plants with any order and also free Lemon Grass.
Lemon Grass is great for cooking Thai cuisine or simply used in plain old chicken soup.
We will have Moringa trees available the second week of June.
We have Vetiver in trays of 18 plants that are 3-4 months old.
Visit our website for many interesting articles about Vetiver, Moringa and Lemon Grass.
Contact: Dave
Email: info at Vetiverspain dot com.
Mobile: 34 692 288 657
website http://www.vetiverspain.com
Check out a short video showing the numerous uses for Vetiver titled “Vetiver – A farmer’s friend.”
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TY7VYCsFDww  Sincerely, Dave and Anna

 

For Sale: 3 great deals from The Nerja Household Center, Av. Castilla Perez 10. More info in poster.
-4 beautiful carver chairs Price €120
-Triple Rustic wardrobe with hanging space shelving and drawers space.Measurements Width 154cms Depth 54cms Height 187cms Price €225
-Sideboard with plenty of cupboard space with matching mirror. Measurements Length 186cms Depth 43cms Height 90cms. Mirror Width 122cms Length 110cms. Price €120
Contact Jackie/Nerja 672170429
info at nerjahouseholdcentre dot com

 

For Sale, 3 items:
-3 burner gas barbecue complete with regulator, in good condition. Buyer to collect. Price €125.00
-TV table black glass and chrome 1000 x 400 x 520 high. Buyer to collect. Price €35.00
-Gas catalytic heater complete with regulator, three heat settings, good condition. Buyer to collect. €30.00
Contact details: David email: pearlfisher3843@gmail.com or mobile 660467924 Los Romanes

 

For Sale: Metal framed King size bed (with mattress if wanted) 190 x 160, 6ft,3 x 5ft,3
Used. €50 John/Benamocarra 675321684
johnmac2601 @ gmail dot com

 

For Sale, job lot: Various Boating Equipment €240 (would sell items separate) 2 Life Jackets, 1 Slalom Ski, 1 Trick Board, 1 Knee Board, 2 Ski Lines (new), 2 Wooden Oars, 2 Aluminium Oars (new), 2 Fuel Cans, 1 Grappling Hook, 1 Rope Ladder(new), 1 Anchor with new rope.
WhatsApp/Tel : 633891897 Steve/Torrox Costa
Email: stvo59@gmail.com

 

For Sale, 3 items:
-2 floor standing fans, hardly used € 25 each
-1 large fan, hardly used € 20
Cómpeta campo, can meet in Cómpeta or nearby
Alun 672 714 814 – Whatsapp

 

For Sale, 3 items:
– Large Blanket Box – 50 euros, 110cm long, 56cm deep, 62cm high. A few small marks. Close up photo of engraved top available by email.
-Two small yellow comfortable armchairs – 40 euros. Ideal for bedroom or conservatory. They have faded in the sun from original colour, but in very good condition.
-Two Settees plus coffee table ideal for conservatory or outdoor undercover area – 85 euros. Signs of wear and tear on fabric and top of coffee table. Includes four cushions (one cushion has broken zip). Photo of wear and tear on arm rest available by email.
Collect Only – Desmond/Alcaucin area (just off the Alcaucin Road 2km from Puente don Manuel church) 952510130/633410906
Email: marshallfoxphoto@hotmail.com

 

FREE Monty Python Television Series on VHS: For someone to collect from Ole Optica in Nerja, (Next door to Mas Supermercado), plus a few movies. They also have Spanish subtitles. Pamela/Torrox Costa
Contact: pamela.hill@hotmail.co.uk, to arrange collection.

 

Recommendations

Chieftains at the Cervantes: Advice to anyone considering a trip to this concert. I went last time they were here and the Spanish clapped along with the music almost continuously. I had hoped to hear some of the music! Some might call that “atmosphere” but be warned.
peteinspain@gmail.com, All the best, Pete/Torrox

 

Anyone for badminton? Players of all abilities and nationalities welcome. We do it every Friday evening (5 till 7) at Algarrobo Costa Deportes Municipal. Contact denniscoak at gmail dot com or call Dennis/Nerja on 951 066 655 for all the griff.

 

Costa del sol video: Would the person who called me this morning regarding 14 video tapes please text or whats app me their telephone number so that I can call them back. For some reason the what app did not retain the number. Richard/Nerja 659458020

 

Air Con: I would like to recommend C.P. Air Con
Tel; 649 307 966 http://www.cpaircon.com
Chris re-gassed the air conditioning on both mine and my wife’s cars. What a difference it has made. Friendly and extremely efficient service at a very reasonable price!
Alun, Cómpeta ;  atincompeta@gmail.com

 

Pets

Polly needs a home: I am hoping that someone out there can provide a new home for my lovely dog Polly. Due to bereavement I have to return to the U.K. shortly and will not be able to take Polly with me. She is a black Labrador mix and medium sized. She is a friendly, lovable dog, approximately eight years old and her ideal home would be in the campo with a garden, which she is used to. Messages can be sent to lizalone@me.com and calls can be made to 0034633454869, preferably in the evening. Thank you. Liz/Competa

 

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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

Taxi
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

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