DigameXtra No. 1382 Friday, August 30th 2019

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Sunday – Kitty Harri’s Sculpture Garden Open 10 – 4: You’ve been meaning to come (again?) for months so why not come, relax and enjoy the 200 sculptures and botanical garden that surrounds them?
There’ll be the usual live Baroque music to complement your visit.
Open 10 – 4, only 20 minutes north of Almuñécar.
Directions at www.kittyharri.com
Be sure to ask about our Mosaic, Mosaic Table and Concrete Sculpting Workshops taking place from September onwards.
Fun for individuals and for groups, celebrations and birthdays – no experience necessary and we promise you will leave with a unique and beautiful creation..
Jete, Granada 609 706 210

 

Soul Hunters: Saturday, August 31, 2019 at 11 PM – 2 AM. Live at GKTime Live Estepona.
Location: Avenida de España, 232, 29680 Estepona  FB-Link

 

TAIL Benefit Concert: Friday 30th August 20.00hrs Free Entry
Please join us for a great evening in support of Tail Dog Refuge at El Barco Penoncillo Beach. ogillyarmstead@gmail.com

 

New Exhibition in Sala Real 98 Frigiliana: Next Sunday the first of September at 7pm will be the opening of the new exhibition in Sala Real 98 in Frigiliana in Real street 98, closed to the church: “The Whomen {sic} Who Live in Myself”  by Maribel Martín
from the 1st of September to the 15th
from 11am to 2pm and from 5,30pm to 9pm
@Maribel Martín López @maribelmartinart
tlf: 645818089

 

Cinema In English – August 30 to September 5
Cinesur – Velez Malaga El Ingenio
https://www.cinesur.com/es/cine/el-ingenio
-Once Upon A Time in Hollywood – Dir. Quentin Tarantino. With Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt. Weekdays 16:45; Sat/Sun 12:00, 16:45.
-Angel Has Fallen – Dir. Ric Roman Waugh. With Gerard Butler, Morgan Freeman. Tue 19:00, 21:30.
-Mid90s – Dir. Jonah Hill. With Sunny Suljik, Lucas Hedges. Tue 21:00.
-For fans of opera, there will be be a screening of a performance of Puccini’s Turandot, from the Arena Di Verona. This will be at 21:00 on Thursday 5th.
-For those in the West of the region, Tuesday is VOSE day at Yelmo Rincon De La Victoria (https://www.yelmocines.es/cartelera/malaga/rincon-de-la-victoria). On the 3rd they will be screening Playmobil: The Movie (20:25), Crawl (23:00), Angel Has Fallen (20:00), Once Upon A Time In Hollywood (21:15), Good Boys (16:35) and The Lion King (21:30). (Thanks Doug! -Ed.)

 

Battle of the Bands at Coyote Saloon Mijas-Costa del Sol: Start “ROCK BAND BATTLE”, come and cheer on your favorite band and make it the winner. Next September 27 at 11:00 p.m., Dirty Crime, will be the first band to participate. We wait for you, long live the rock !!! Polígono San Rafael Nave 4, Mijas, 29651
https://www.facebook.com/coyotesaloonmijas/

 

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WE’RE BACK!!! Greek restaurant in Torrox Costa!:  Now Re-Opened after our holiday! – Greek House – 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, Tuesday 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 cream, 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/

 

Art Classes: Taking reservations for the September art class. Would you like to discover the artist in you or improve your painting skills? Then you might want to join a 4-week painting class in La Herradura on Wednesday mornings from 10.00 to 13.00. The September class starts on the 4th. You can also book a private class or a great morning out with a group of friends for a Masterclass. You can find more information via https://renatevannijen.com/art-classes/ Space is limited, so reservation required, only a few places left in September.
Feel free to check out my website or phone me. Renate
www.renatevannijen.com ; 0034 655211276

 

Yoga Classes: Yoga classes resume in September with Jo Bradley at “The Yoga Room”, Hotel Los Arcos, Nerja (opposite Capistrano Village) and the Shiva Centre, Torrox Costa
-Classes from beginners to advanced. In English & Spanish
-One to one Yoga classes available on request
-The Yoga Room at Hotel Los arcos and Centro Shiva offer a safe, cosy space to learn a wonderful practice that will enable you to develop strength and flexibility, helping to gently release toxins from the body.
-Regular Yoga practice has enormous benefits on a physical and emotional level, by working with postures that can help calm the nervous system, strengthening the back and muscular system, calming a busy mind and easing anxiety.
-Whether you are a beginner looking for gentle practice or an athlete looking for advanced practice Yoga offers wonderful benefits for our overall well being.
-Come along and try a class in September! I look forward to meeting you!
jobraddersldb@gmail.com

 

Items For Sale / Wanted / Rent

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Spanish Hideaway Casa Magel Bed And Breakfast
Valle De Abdalajis Malaga Andalucia
Wow it is getting hot! Time for a relaxing break.
Come visit Casa Magel and chill in our lovely sparkling pool, we have added an extra treat to our mini breaks. Few dates left in July & August, enjoy a complimentary bottle of Cava on arrival.
3 nights B&B with delicious breakfast. 1, 3 course evening meal for 2 with wine plus 1 evening wine & tapas in a local bar …165€ for 2 sharing double en suite room. Extra nights 55€
Our ever popular offer of 2 nights B&B with 1 evening 3 course meal with wine is 110€ for 2 sharing double en suite room. Extra nights 55€.
Lots to do & see, close to Antequera, El Torcal, El Chorro and the Ardales lakes are wonderful for swimming in this time of the year. Caminito De Rey is also close by.. The Wolf Park and Convento Magdalena are 10 minutes away.
Casa Magel is 1 km on an easy unmade track from the typically Spanish Pueblo of Valle De Abdalajis which was named Nescania in Roman times.
Friendly hosts, delicious food, comfy bedrooms and fantastic views.
Lovely place to relax with a sparkling pool. There is a guests fully equipped kitchen with honesty bar selling limited range of drinks, snacks and freezer meals, picnics made to order or bring your own.
Great place for celebrating with friends, read our reviews on Booking.com and our website.
Ideal present for that special person. Vouchers are available
Check our website : www.casamagel.com
e-mail : casamagel@yahoo.com
Phone : 722879503 or 632298062

 

For Sale: Great deals from The Nerja Household Center, Av. Castilla Perez 10. More info in poster.
-Absolutely stunning unit stripped back to natural and waxed with new knobs on a wrought iron base. Measurements Width 102cms Depth 45cms Height 80cms Price €175
-4 synthetic rattan chairs with seat cushions Price €100 for the 4
-4 sun canopy’s with crank handle 260cms when open 4 available €25 each.
Contact Jackie/Nerja 672170429
info at nerjahouseholdcentre dot com

 

For Sale: 42 copies of “Guitarist” magazine. Cost £5.50 each, selling job lot for 35 euros. Buyer collects, Pat/Nerja. Whatsapp+447973174249 or
email patlockeyat yahoodotcodot uk.

 

For Sale, 3 items:
-Children’s jodhpur boots in good condition. Loveson Brown size 9 €5
-2 x long children’s Harry Hall riding boots both in good condition. €10 each
Sizes 12 1/2 and 12.
-3 x travel stools good condition. €10
Danni 623011802 alcaucin

 

For Sale, 2 items:
-Prints in wooden frame size 27in x 12in. 6 euros.
-3x prints on wooden base 10 euros for 3 or sold separately.
Shirley/Puente don manuel near Vinuela.
Email: Shirley romero twenty one at hotmail dot com

 

APA Nerja End of Season Sale: Starting September 2nd all month- everything half price, clothes, shoes, ornaments, housewares, electrics, everything in the shop
Come early for best choices. 10-2 Monday to Saturday
Calle Chaparil / 5, Nerja (next to Irish Annie’s and Rockerfellas nightclub)
gipsyrosesemail AT aol DOT com

 

For Sale: Wheelchair. New extra large wheelchair for sale, complete with carry bag and gloves. This is a heavyweight wheelchair and has never been used. Photo on request.
100 euros ovno. I live in Sayalonga but could meet on the coast. If interested please contact gailmooney32@msn.com or 951067723

 

Recommendations

Listeria Outbreak Update: On Wednesday regional Health minister Jesús Aguirre said that some 5,800 kilos of processed meat thought to be contaminated with the bacteria had been recalled by the authorities in Andalucía. Now the brand’s chorizo and blood sausage have joined the list of pork products that have been taken off the shelves. Of more than 200 cases, by Wednesday 77 people were still in hospital including 28 pregnant women. Four people were in intensive care. Spanish health officials extended their listeriosis warning on Thursday, recalling all the meat products made by the firm Magrudis, under the brand La Mechá.
Source: http://www.surinenglish.com/national/201908/29/more-meat-products-recalled-20190829195706.html

 

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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

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/
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