DigameXtra No. 1333 Thursday, July 4th 2019

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 What’s On

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The Bandits this Sunday: The Bandits will be performing live on the terrace at the Hotel Balcon in Competa this coming Sunday 7 July from 2.00pm.
Covers from Pink Floyd to The Dubliners, Manu Chau to Herbie Hancock with of course our famous Rolling Stones set starring the very energetic Kees De Leeuw.
To reserve your table call 952 553 662.

 

Lux Mundi, Torre del Mar coming events and 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.
-Please note that in July the centre will be open morning only 10.00 to 13.00.
-Every Friday – Coffee Morning, Boutique & Books. Time 11.00 to 13.00. A wonderful opportunity to meet friends and make new ones over a cup of coffee, tea or fruit juice with a piece of homemade cake. Time to browse our boutique with a range of new and nearly new clothing and accessories. Our household goods have some surprising bargains! There is also a wide stock of second hand English books. You can book tickets for coming events and excursions. There is also a little bit of paradise to enjoy sitting in the garden. We look forward to seeing you.

 

Celebrate the 4th of July American style with Richard Ray Farrell: Thursday, 5:30pm, at O’Learys Irish Bar, Torrox Costa, +34 657 07 58 54. https://www.facebook.com/richardray.farrell

 

Events at Bar Los Amigos:
-The Greatest Hits of The Animals Saturday 6th July 9pm Seated with Meal €15 7pm for 7:30pm Standing (no meal) Members €9 Non Members €10
-Torre Del Mar Airshow Sunday 14th July Bus leaving Bar Los Amigos at 10:30am and collecting from Torre Del Mar at 5:00pm Members €7 Non Members €10
-Sarah Lucy Dole Saturday 20th July 9pm Reserve a table for the BBQ for €7pp from 7:30pm
Bar Los Amigos Centro Comercial 1B Torrox Park 29793 (Opp Camping El Pino)
Tel: 675 301 758

 

 

Cliff Richard Tribute Show: Tonight at El Mojito la Carihuela. By Dunc Neil.
Great tribute show plus 50’s 60’s rock & roll.
Show starts 10 pm free admission. Come along and have some fun. Everyone welcome.
Calle Bulto, Málaga, Spain 29620  FB-Link

 

Mama Paula Trio: Friday 5 July 10pm at “Spaghetti Summer Music Festival”.
Paseo Marítimo del Rey de España, 115 Fuengirola 29640
Reservations 951 903 990
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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.
-Occasional chair very comfy.Price €40
-Occasional glass top unit with 2 drawer. Measurement Width 49cms Depth 40cms Height 60cms Price €35
-Antique chest of drawers striped and waxed original handles. Measurements Width 70cms Depth 44cms Height 69cms. Price €65.00
Contact Jackie/Nerja 672170429
info at nerjahouseholdcentre dot com

 

For Sale: Ebike and carrier. Time to hit the road!
-KTM quality pedelec road ebike. Cost when purchased €2500. Excellent condition, bargain at €900. Bike has Yamaha motor and 540 watt battery. Also included are battery charger, safety hat, panniers and locking chain. Complete and ready to go!
-Ebike towbar carrier. Atera towbar carrier for 2 ebikes. Good condition, €150.
Call Ron/Competa on 637996213 or
email ronlott@hotmail.com

 

For Sale: Two copper effect hanging lamps with fittings both like new 15 Euro each or 20 Euro the pair, Competa or can meet at coast Rob 634313809.

 

For Sale: Ceiling Fan 15€. Good working order, like new. Includes hanging bracket hardware. Size is approx. 90 cm tip to tip and about 40 cm from ceiling to bottom of light. 3 speeds, with light kit. Location Malaga (exit 237 off A-7 motorway), buyer to collect.
Contact Debi, debidobdo at yahoo dot com

 

For Sale: Hardly used travel cot with clean mattress.  The cot is 65cm wide, 125cm long, overall height 77cm.  The mattress to fit is 13cm thick. Comes with carrybag.
35€ to buy both together. Torre del Mar,  buyer to collect. Please contact Celia
celia1953@hotmail.co.uk

 

For Sale: Wooden Sash Window. New and Unused 60cm width x 80cm height wooden sash window with security bars. Price: 20 euros. Please enquire for more details. Location: Torrox Campo
Please: Contact Jane on: 07958 789170/Watts App.
Email: kingswoodjane@hotmail.co.uk

 

Book Wanted: Has anyone got a book called “The 10pm Question” by Kate de Goldi they no longer want? Either to borrow or buy. Thanks. Angela/Torrox Costa
angie j rogers @ gmai l. com (no spaces)

 

Wanted: Does anyone have a fridge freezer they would like to sell. It doesn’t have to be in perfect condition as it will be in a store room but does need to work. We are in Torrox pueblo but can travel nearby. We need good access by car though. ireneadams50@hotmail.com or you can WhatsApp on 611357902 Irene

 

Recommendations

I’d like to recommend Archgrove Services of Archez to anyone looking for a removals service from Spain to UK. We had a part load consisting of bulky and heavy items of furniture and a collection of ceramic pots. Steve and Gail assured us that they could collect the items from us in Canillas, store them and then deliver them to us in east Kent. They did this professionally, courteously and at a good price; keeping us informed at all times up to the point when Steve phoned to say that he was 20 minutes from our house. Steve unloaded and placed the items exactly where we needed them
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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

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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

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