DigameXtra No. 1389 Saturday, Sept. 7th 2019

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Jersey Four: Fri 13th – Sun 15th Sep. See this fabulous tribute to Franki Valli and the Four Seasons as the boys rock our 300 seat Salon Varietes Theatre in Fuengirola! Fri&Sat 7:30pm, Sun 7pm.  http://www.salonvarietestheatre.com

 

Tu Punto de Encuentro Asador Upcoming Events:
-Mario & Alan & friends: Monday 9/9/19 9PM. Alan’s final gig. Asador, Puente don Manuel. Musicians and singers welcome, plz bring own instrument and amp.
-Liquid Lunch: Fri 13th Sep 8pm.
Puente Don Manuel FB-Link

 

Ladies Night at The Coyote Saloon: Dinner + male stripper show €15. Free drink or shot. 18+. Friday Sep 20 10pm. Dress To Impress! Pl. de San Ralael 4, Mijas 29651
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U3A Axarquia: Now September is here, all the regular groups and activities are starting up again after the summer break. Please visit the website www.u3aaxarquia.com for the dates, times and contact details for each of the activities and our Group Leaders. Please note, the History Group have a new home, the meetings will now be held at Lux Mundi in Torre del Mar. The first meeting of the new season will be Monday 9th September at 11am, we look forward to seeing you.

 

Dana & Gianni in concert: September, Saturday 7th from 9.30pm Dana & Gianni play at La Negra, Benajarafe. Very good foods and drinks. Info/booking 675 826 337

 

OLIVER! Is coming to The Salon Varietes Theater!:
Often billed as ‘Britain’s favourite musical’, the story of Oliver Twist as he encounters the Artful Dodger, Fagin, Nancy and Bill Sikes has enthralled family audiences for decades.
From 9th to 20th of October ( no performance on Monday 14th) popular director Catrina Helsby brings this touching story to life.
Including classic songs such as ‘As Long As He Needs Me’, ‘Consider Yourself’, ‘Where Is Love?’ and ‘You’ve Got To Pick A Pocket Or Two’, this production has it all!
This is sure to be a popular show and although we don’t often advise early bookings, in this case we certainly do.
To book, check out our newly revamped website www.salonvarietestheatre.com or telephone the Box Office on 952474542 between 11:00 and 2:30 Monday to Friday. (Please note bookings in person will be available from Monday 2 September when the theatre reopens after the summer break)  FB-Link

 

The 7th Cómpeta Walking Festival: 26-29 September 2019 is the occasion to discover more of this beautiful walking area and to meet old and new walking friends.
We will walk with guides in groups of no more than 25 persons. Each day you will have the choice between an easy walk of ± 3-4 hours and an intermediate walk of ± 6-7 hours.
The participation cost for all 4 days is € 20,- per person incl. the bus-transfer on day 3 and free coffee or tea during a stop each day.
For more information see the websites www.walkspain.co.uk (English) or www.spanjeanders.nl (Dutch).
Reservations by email only to: spanjeanders (at) gmail.com

 

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Tony Roam Removals Departure and Arrival Dates.
Celebrating 15 years of removals and not one dissatisfied customer.
Tony Roam Removals Departure and Arrival Dates.
Scheduled all year every month on time.
Leave UK 25th September – Arrive Spain 27th September.
Leave Spain 7th October. – Arrive UK 10th October.
Removals & light haulage company that have scheduled trips all year from UK to Torrox and back at approximately the same time every month.
We can add too or amend these dates if viable.
We cover the UK and Southern Spain.
Full or part loads undertaken.
Full loads 20 cubic meters or 2.5 tonne.
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 in Spain and South Wales in UK 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.
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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Malagalingo- Torrox Costa: What are you going to do this year from September?
Come with us to have FUN while learning Spanish
-less struggle, more joy > you’ll speak Spanish at last
-conversational approach
-also if your are just passing through
-single lessons for conversation from
-relaxed and fun atmosphere. On our outdoor terrace when the weather is nice
-certified native Spanish teachers
-in Torrox Costa – Very simple and free parking always available
-you are invited to attend your first lesson for free!!!
-Golden Club 50+ students aged
https://www.facebook.com/malagalingo/
Tel./Whats: + (34) 650 479 493
malagalingo@gmail.com

 

Kitchen devil deep clean: Does your oven and hob need some TLC or your white goods need a white gleam overhall, cupboards need tidying or any other pesky domestic kitchen cleaning job. Then give me a call. Fair rates. Almunecar and nearby surrounding area. Mark 644760252.
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Interpreter: Well…..holidays over. The doctors are back from theirs and the hospitals are in full swing again. You will be receiving those appointments you’ve been waiting for. You will need an interpreter. Most doctors speak a little English, but they prefer to have an interpreter there to avoid any misunderstandings. I can help. Fifteen years as a volunteer in the the hospital and ten working privately . I know the system, and can help with paperwork, appointments, in the hospital and with your family doctor.
I don’t charge by the hour. It’s a flat fee for however long it takes.
I cover applications for NIE, residencia, padron, driving permits etc.
Call me. Pamela, algarrobo
609040709. And WhatsApp.

 

Items For Sale / Wanted / Rent

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For Sale, 2 items: 50″ LG TV & Amazon FireStick.
-Fantastic 50” LG TV priced at €250. It doesn’t come with a remote (lost in transit from the UK), but you can pick one up for around €10 on Amazon.
I also have an Amazon FireStick TV preconfigured to watch popular channels that can be purchased separately for €50.
Buyer to collect from Algarrobo Costa. Marcus
Telephone: 608 262 206

 

For Sale: 2 single ​beds with bedding in very good condition, hardly used for 100€.
Located in Torrox-Costa on Penoncillo.
Whatsapp 642316100 (Gary)

 

For Sale, 2 items:
-Indesit tumble dryer brand new never used. Bought for €200. Price €120 ono.
-Fridge freezer perfect working order €45
Both items pick up in Valle Niza. Margaret
Email: Mags faulkner at Hotmail. Com
Or what’s app 0353866077105

 

Long Term Rental: An exceptionally beautiful two bedroom house on four levels with private garage and many extras, ideally situated close to the beach in Burriana, for year round rental. €800 per month plus bills. Beautiful grounds and huge crystal clear pool, in front of the lounge terrace, all maintained.
Available from mid October 2019 for three months or as long as you require. More photos if requested. David/Algarrobo
For further information phone 625210990.

 

Recommendations

Brits in EU urged to register ahead of likely ‘Brexit election’: Events in the British parliament this week appear to have vastly increased the likelihood of a general election in the coming months. Brits in the EU are being urged to register with many arguing proxy voting is preferable to the somewhat unreliable postal votes. All the details for registering and links to all the necessary forms can be found here-
https://www.thelocal.es/20190905/proxy-or-post-brits-in-eu-urged-to-register-to-vote-ahead-of-likely-brexit-election

 

Another Facebook Hack: Wonder how robo-callers, salesmen and fake Microsoft computer agents get your phone number? In many cases Facebook gave it to them by storing your phone number on servers with NO PASSWORD! The exposed server contained more than 419 million records over several databases on users across geographies, including 18 million records of users in the U.K.
Full article: https://techcrunch.com/2019/09/04/facebook-phone-numbers-exposed/

 

More Contaminated Food!: Rat droppings in the “Natural” juices, and smuggled tuna this time. Details at:
https://www.euroweeklynews.com/2019/09/06/rat-dropping-at-illegal-juice-factory/

 

 

Churches / Worship

Fellowship of Jesus Christ the King
Whether you live in Spain or are visiting our area, we would be delighted to welcome you to the Fellowship of Jesus Christ the King.
Our meetings are characterised by uplifting songs and relevant sermons and a modern but reverent service, followed by free tea or coffee & biscuits. Why not come along and make new friends, every Sunday at 10.30am. Also Prayer meetings every Wednesday at 11.00am.
Facebook: https://fb.me/FOJCTK
Directions: https://goo.gl/maps/CN8qXQJUfms

 

Cornerstone International Church
Services on Sunday mornings at 11:30 am. Bible based, Non-Denominational Christian Church in Torre del Mar area of Malaga, Spain. A culturally diverse family of believers in Jesus Christ.
Cornerstone International Church, C/Solera 2, Local 2, 29740 Torre del Mar.
Whatsapp: +34.634540519
www.CornerstoneInternationalChurch.com

 

Lux Mundi, Torre del Mar Church Services
-Roman Catholic Mass, service in English, there will be no church service throughout the month of August. Information for the September services is to be confirmed at a later date.
-Spanish Anglican Church of St Barnabas, service in English, at the Centre every Sunday at 11am.
For further information please contact the Centre, Torre del Mar Tel.952 543 334 , Web site: www.Lux-mundi.org.

 

Puente Christian Fellowship
Puente Christian Fellowship is a loving, multi-national Bible-believing community of Christians who meet in the church’s meeting room each Sunday at 11 am to worship the Lord. The church hall is underneath Maroma Immobilaria, Puente Don Manuel Cruce de Periana – 29713.
The location and directions of how to find us are on our
website: https://evangelicalchurchelpuente.com

 

Church services in English Competa: The next services of Holy Communion in English at Cómpeta Parish Church, Plaza Almijara, will be Sunday the 1st of September 2019 and
Sunday the 6th of October 2019 both at 5.30 p.m. As always, thanks to Father Liviu, Parish Priest of Cómpeta and Don Jesús Catalá, Bishop of Málaga.
Any enquiries to the Rector:
The Revd. Canon James Tayler 95 203 04 61

 

Welcome to the services of the Anglican Parish of Nerja and Almuñécar:
Our parish seeks to serve the spiritual and pastoral needs of the mainly English-speaking community in Nerja, Almuñécar, and surrounding area. It is our commitment to draw them into a closer relationship with God and his church. We are kindly offered the use of local Roman Catholic churches.
Sunday Eucharist Services
Almuñécar
9.30 am – Capilla de Nuestra Señora del Carmen (The Fishermen’s Chapel). This small chapel is situated towards the western end of the beach and set back near the Chinasol Hotel and seafront. There is a Eucharist every Sunday from November through to March, and there is a Eucharist service on every alternative Sunday (1st and 3rd Sundays of the month in April, May, September and October). There are no services during the hot summer months of June, July and August.
Nerja
12.00 noon – Iglesia de San Miguel, Plaza Andalucía. There is a Eucharist service at this time throughout the year. The church is within easy walking distance of the first large roundabout as you drive into town from the Malaga direction, by the bus station.
All further information regarding the parish and the weekly services is to be found on our website – www.nerjaalmunecaranglicanchurch.co.uk
If you wish to contact us directly, the e-mail is; cofenerja@gmail.com
The Revd Nigel Thomas, Priest in Charge

 

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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

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
Bus Info: https://www.alsa.com/en/web/bus/our-destinations/regional
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