DigameXtra No. 1369 Thursday, August 15th 2019

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Anyone for tennis?: Tennis group based at the Balcon Hotel, Competa, looking for new players to join their friendly club mornings Wednesdays and Saturdays 10am-12 (not suitable for beginners). Email sandie dot hurford at gmail dot com

 

Art Club Band: Saturday 17 AUG at 11 PM – 2 AM. Free entry. Blues, Rock and Country. Black Velvet Nightclub- Sala de conciertos, Pasaje Zacatin, 2, 29620 Torremolinos-Malaga  FB-Link

 

Killer Rockets: Playing live Saturday 17th August 9.00pm at Bar Atila – Puente don Manuel.
A very talented young rock band, just have to be seen.  FB-Link

 

Salon Varietes Theater, Fuengirola: Presents “Curtains Up!”. The very best of the West End & Broadway in concert. Friday 6th & Saturday 7th September. Tickets available now!  FB-Link

 

Sami James Live at Gecko: Friday 16 AUG at 9 PM. He’s back at Gecko again! Join us with Sami James for a great night of the best live music, from rock, pop, covers, indie and original songs. Not to be missed!
Gecko Lounge Bar, Front line Puerto de La Duquesa, 29692 Manilva FB-Link

 

Whole Lotta Band, Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Led Zeppeiln: Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 9:30 PM – 12:30 AM. Venue: París15, Calle de la Orotava, 27, 29006 Málaga. More dates on poster. FB-Link

 

Liquid Lunch Band: Live at Restaurante El Asador, Puente Manuel, Fri 16Aug 9pm.
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Tribute Show: Green Covers tribute to U2, Depeche Mode & The Cure.
Fri 30AUG, doors at 8pm. Auditorio Benalmadena
The very best of 3 iconic bands live in the coast’s favourite open air auditorium, at the top of Parque la Paloma, and opposite Selwo Marina in Arroyo de la Miel.
There will be tasty HOT food served all evening, 2 bars and parking for 1000 cars right next to the auditorium.
Info: FB-Link
Tix: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/michael-jackson-tribute-noche-de-salsa-baile-latino-tickets-66827969255

 

Michael Jackson Tribute by Frederick:
-Friday, August 16 at 11 PM – 5 AM. GKTime (Live Music Estepona). Avenida de España, 232, 29680 Estepona. +34 672 65 52 86
After the success of the Michael Jackson tribute in early August, we bring back Frederick, one of the best artists who perform and dance like Michael Jackson, in this stunning visual show with scenes from Michael Jackson’s videos and concerts, and that Frederick performs perfectly in a synchronized way.
The ticket fee for the Michael Jackson tribute costs € 6.00 through Eventbrite, or at the door the night of the event. The price includes the first drink consumed.
At the end of the show we will continue with our Friday Salsa night.
GKTime Live Estepona returns to enjoy the zumba, cha cha cha, salsa and modern dance with the best atmosphere and fun.
https://www.facebook.com/events/639933463076803/
-Saturday, August 17th at El Mojito Carihuela, Calle Bulto, Málaga, 29620
https://www.facebook.com/El-Mojito-Carihuela-480241505390359/

 

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For Sale: Great deals from The Nerja Household Center, Av. Castilla Perez 10. More info in poster.
-Large mirror with gold frame. Measurements Width 64cms length 124cms price €35
-Decorative mirror. Measurements width 83cms length 116cms Price €80
-Uplighter lamp with dimmers switches Price €35
Contact Jackie/Nerja 672170429
info at nerjahouseholdcentre dot com

 

For Sale: Sony Cyber-shot camera with case and charger, including car charging & memory card 25€
Telephone David/Competa 666886611

 

For Sale, 2 items:
-Powakaddy Highway Electric Golf Trolley (C/W Battery) This Electric Golf Trolley is in full working order complete with Battery and charger. Price €50
-Ladies Callaway Golf Clubs and Bag. Clubs include 5,6,7,8,9 Irons, Sand and Pitch Wedges, Putter and Big Bang Driver. Price €50
Torrox Costa area. Contact Vera- Mobile 697293698
ozzybaldwin AT yahoo DOT co DOT uk

 

For Sale: 2 x Single beds. Excellent condition. 20 euros each ono. With mattresses if needed. Danni / Alcaucin
0034 623011802

 

Free:
-2 x single beds (virtually identical to the one pictured). Excellent condition, strong and sturdy
-2 x single mattresses. Not brand new, but in very good, and clean condition
To collect in Torrox pueblo. Available mid-September.
All are free – subject to the collector taking both beds and both mattresses.
For more information please email Greg
gregjuliajackson@gmail.com

 

Recommendations

Airport Lift: Can someone give me a lift next Wednesday 21/8/19 at approx 8.30-9am to Malaga Airport? My flight is 11.55 am. I can meet anywhere from Canillas de Aceituno, to around La Vinuela. Fuel costs no problem.
TIA digame land. Caroline/Sedella.
Email: c dot chaisty1@ gmail dot com

 

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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, 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

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Torrox: 952 539 828
Nerja: 952 521 545
Frigiliana: 952 533 126
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