DigameXtra No. 1329 Saturday, June 29th 2019

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Live Flamenco music at Mesón Mudéjar, Árchez: Friday, July 19th at 9.00 p.m. Natasja La Valletta (cante) and Bart Guichelaar-Villerius (guitarra), also known as Flor-de-Lis, will give a Flamenco concert. During this special concert, you can enjoy their music as well as a wonderful dinner at the restaurant Mesón Mudéjar.
More info: www.flor-de-lis.nl & www.mesonmudejar.com
Reservations: 682 489 949
Entrance fee: 7,50 p.p. will be charged at the door
Book your table to avoid disappointment.

 

Cinema In English – June 28 to July 4
Cinesur – Velez Malaga El Ingenio
https://www.cinesur.com/es/cine/el-ingenio
-Toy Story 4 – Dir. Josh Cooley. With Tom Hanks, Tim Allen. Fri/Wed 16:20, 23:45; Sat/Sun 12:00, 12:30, 16:20; Mon/Tue/Thu 16:20, 16:45, 18:55, 21:05. 23:15, 23:45.
-Men In Black: International – Dir. F Gary Gray. With Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson. Weekdays 16:00, 23:30; Sat/Sun 12:15, 16:00, 23:30; Sun 12:15, 16:00.
-Aladdin – Dir. Guy Ritchie. With Will Smith, Mena Massoud. Sat/Sun 12:20; Mon/Tue/Thu 17:40, 20:15, 22:50. (Thanks Doug. -Ed.)

 

ONE FOR THE KIDS! Giant water slide: A GIANT water slide is due to be in Benalmadena today (Saturday).
Benalmadena Council’s Foreign Residents department said the slide would be on Calle Las Flores in the Arroyo de la Miel area. It is due to be in place from 11am to 2.30pm. Photo Credit: Benalmadena Foreign Residents, via Facebook. Source Article

 

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 – Flamenco/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
For more detailed information contact Gail on 951067723, mobile 626370695 or email phoenixsocialclub@yahoo.co.uk

 

Hudsons Bar, Torrox Costa:
-Saturday 29th of June – The Jive. Everyone is welcome to come and have a go or have a drink and enjoy the dancing!
We are located on the sea promenade between Chiringuito Alonso and Holiday Lounge. +47 954 97 710 https://www.facebook.com/Hudsonsbartorrox/

 

Flashtime at Pogs, Fuengirola: Saturday June 29th at 23:45.
Calle Lamo de Espinosa, Fuengirola 29640
+34 677 17 76 64 https://www.facebook.com/pogs.fuengirola/

 

McClaud Pub- 7th Anniversary Party with Willie & The Inmates: Sat 29 June 11:30pm-2am.
Calle Juan Fernández Palma, 29700 Vélez-Málaga FB-Link

 

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Tony Roam Removals Departure and Arrival Dates
Leave UK 26th June – Arrive Spain 28th June
Leave UK 9th July – Arrive Spain 11th July.
Removals & light haulage company that have scheduled trips from UK to Torrox and back at approximately the same time every month.
We can add or amend these dates if viable.
We cover the UK and Southern Spain.
Full or part loads undertaken.
Full insurance with British Insurance Company
Evidence of insurance can be supplied by email on request, hard copies always carried on vans.
Your goods are handled only by us and moved on our vans and kept in our own storage.
We live just behind Torrox Pueblo and South Wales and have vans going back and forth UK to Spain to UK by way of Santander / Portsmouth / Plymouth Ferry.
Also if you have small or large items that you might like to purchase off internet sites ie Amazon, furniture world, eBay etc. and have them delivered to our depot in the Uk collection or delivery can then be made here around Torrox area or Visa Versa.
For more information and prices please visit our website www.euroam.co.uk
email ; tonyroam@btconnect.com or email ; euroam@btconnect.com
Tel Spain 0034636393542 – UK 00447973362003.
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Bar La Bodega, Torrox Costa: Now serving snacks and sandwiches all day. Sports on 3 screens. Pool table. Open late. Available for parties, catering.
Located behind the Library in Torrox Costa, BLQ 78. Tel 605 968 163
-Sunday Roast €6. Served 12pm till late. Choice of Beef (with horseradish), Chicken or Gammon with at least 3 fresh vegetables, roast potatoes, Yorkshires and gravy boat.

 

Tentacions la Pepa cafeteria has re-opened after remodeling: Torrox Costa BLQ 79, bar plus enclosed terrace away from the traffic. Plate of the day, 6 to 8 choices from  seafood/meat/chicken/rabbit, only €4.50-6.00.  Examples: bacalao with sweet red pepper sauce, mixed fried fish, pork tenderloin with choriso-potatoes and egg, chicken fillet with whisky sauce, fried sardines, calamari  or anchovies, and more on rotating menu. All come with bread and aioli, plus salad or chips. The best deal for a full meal !  https://www.facebook.com/TentacioneslaPepa/

 

Yoga in Torrox Pueblo!
Practice gentle Yoga in the fresh air under the sun or in the shade.
Every Tuesday from 7pm to 8pm at the local swimming pool’s garden
Plenty of parking, mixed and multicultural group
Only 3€ per class
Please contact me before coming as times and venue may change
Noemi 639 210 110

 

Wanted: Adobe Creative Cloud help. I am looking for someone who can help me use Adobe Photoshop and InDesign to create a book. I am happy to pay. I am in the centre of Torrox Pueblo, Ernest H.  Tel – 651155624

 

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Items For Sale / Wanted / Rent

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For Sale: Neckar gas boiler A rated. Excellent condition complete with chimney. €45.
Robert/Arenas Tel: 686947710

 

For Sale: Panasonic T V and Remote Control.
Screen is living room size – 22 inches wide and 13 inches high.
Currently used for playing DVD’s. Perfect for a holiday home where buying new isn’t necessary or warranted. Probably a bargain at just 40 euros.
Rod Taylor, Torrox Park
00 44 0770 3751 546
E-Mail: Rod.taylor@taylorglobaladvisors.com

 

Wanted: Vice. I would like to buy a Bench Vice with around 4/5 inch jaws for use outside so almost any condition will do as long as it’s just about in working order. Colmenar/Riogordo area preferably but I could drive further for a good deal.
Whatsapp message: 666328610. Thanks Martin.

 

Wanted to rent: I’m looking for a holiday let for 3 elderly people. It must be in Torrox costa, areas of Supersol, Lidl, Aldi, would be best but other areas considered. With lift access. 2 bedrooms, 1 or 2 bathrooms, large balcony or terrace as they like to eat Al fresco. Fully equipped and modern.
I know it’s a lot to ask but if any one has anything available. Prefered dates would be last 2 weeks of September but would also consider last week September first week October for the right place. Jacqui. Torrox costa
You can WhatsApp me on 625319323 or
email: jacquelinekayharrison@gmail.com

 

Recommendations

Medical Interpreter: I would like to recommend Pamela Walshe who has advertised here as a medical interpreter. (Mobile 609 040 709)
Hospitals can be confusing and distressing places in whatever language. She knows the ropes, so to speak, and has assisted me many times. It is wonderful to be shown where to sit and relax in the knowledge that someone else is knocking on the right doors and watching my place in the queue. This in itself is a huge advantage apart from the translation with the doctor.
She has a set fee, no matter how long the appointment and she also picks up from one own front door if required.
I am a happy customer. Margaret/Nerja, mbatt@email4us.com

 

Movers: Men with Vans. We’ve just used them to move out of our village house and they were great, got stuck in and cheerfully moved everything despite the difficult access and hot weather – no hesitation in recommending them, Sue Leaker, Torre del Mar
sjleaker@outlook.com

 

The Tamisa Golf hotel to close as administrators move in: The hotel, next to Mijas Golf, is due to close on Sunday. The hotel has been a favourite place to stay for golfers as well as a popular venue over the years for expat meetings, gala dinners and charity events. Photo credit /SURSource Article

 

Spanish bar receipt is internet hit after waitress adds special service charge to ‘annoying’ customer’s bill: A waitress in the Basque Country has gained notoriety after slapping a customer with an extra charge for being bothersome, using the most typical of Spanish swear words. Photo: Taberna Equzki / Twitter  Source Article

 

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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

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
Local Weather: https://www.accuweather.com/en/es/torre-del-mar/306652/weather-forecast/306652
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