DigameXtra No. 1416 Saturday, Oct. 5th 2019

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Kitty Harri’s Sculpture Garden: Open this Sunday 10 – 4
Sculptures, art, music all combine with a beautiful tropical garden providing you with a relaxing and inspirational experience!
We invite you to come and see the latest addition to the Garden from Dutch Artist-in-Residence Els Wiering.
Come and meet our current sculptor, Keith Prendergast, recently arrived from the UK.
Come and see what you’ve certainly missed on your previous visits!
As usual there’ll be live Chamber Music as our trusty string musicians return for the winter from their home countries.
Open this Sunday from 10-4. Only 20 minutes north of Almuñécar.
Directions at www.kittyharri.com
Jete, Granada 609 706 210


Feria de Nerja 2019: 8-12 OCT https://turismo.nerja.es/feria-de-nerja/


Bar Atila- Traditional British Sunday Carvery: Every Sunday
Two sittings 1.00pm and 3.00pm, Reservations Essential. FB Link
Contact Frank at Bar Atila to reserve a table
atilabarpuente@gmail.com; 663 393 987 (WhatsApp)
Puente don Manuel


Honky Tonk Cats at Casa Grande: Saturday October 5th, 19.00. 17,50€ inc. 1 glass of wine/beer and main course. Bar ticket 5€
Book at: www.casagrandenerja.com , tel. 0046 724-49 85 83
bookings@casagrandenerja.com, or Facebook.
Menu: Teriyaki marinated fillet of turkey, served with Italian potato salad.


Ventana Abierta Jazz Club: Edu Cabello Quartet (Barcelona)
Edu Cabello Quartet is a musical project based in Barcelona, where its members meet in 2017. It is in mid-2018 when they decide to join to prepare their first album “Loop”, released at the end of the same year by BCN Jazz Collective and presented in a way Official at the Jamboree Jazz Club in Barcelona.
Despite having strong roots in jazz, his music was born without the intention of being classified and giving total freedom to the structure, harmony, texture and tempo and, above all, to creativity, trying to create a lively reflective, lively atmosphere and rich in nuances, through the improvised interaction of its members..
Edu Cabello (sax)
Eddie Mejía (guitar)
Jim Monneau (double bass)
Adrià Claramunt (drums)
Day and hour: October 5th – 8’30pm
Place: Hotel Plaza Cavana
Address: 3, Granada Street – Nerja
Price: 18’00€ – Armchair / 12’00€ – Stool
Booking: 690073871 / ventana.abierta.acp@gmail.com
Web: www.ventana-abierta.es
Upcoming concerts
-Daniel Amat & Francis Posé, October 25th
-Arturo Serra Trio, November 15th


Half marathon in Marbella: Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM
It’ll be 21kms around the beautiful town of Marbella and if our legs can handle it, a few cheeky bevvies to celebrate after. FB-Link
It’s €16 to sign up, and you can do so here:


Cirque du Soleil: Now thru 13 October. Cortijo de Torres fairground, Malaga. €30.   http://www.cirquedusoleil.com  Photo: Ñito Salas


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


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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 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
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New Language Courses: Academia de Idiomas Torrox
-Beginners (A1): Mondays and Fridays from 10.00 to 11.00 (We will start on 7th October).
-Pre-Intermediate (A2): Mondays and Wednesdays from 10.00 to 11.00
-Intermediate (B1): Mondays from 12.00 to 13.00 and Fridays from 11.00 to 12.00. (We will start as soon as possible)
-Upper-Intermediate (B2): Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10.00 to 11.00.
-Club+50 (A1+): Mondays and Wednesdays from 11.00 to 12.00 (We will start on 7th October)
-Conversational Course: Every Thursday from 12.00 to 13.00 (We will start on 17th October)
Are you ready for the next step? Do you know the basics and would you like to learn how to have a conversation with your neighbours? Would you like to get by in daily routines like renting a flat, visiting the doctor? Grammar and also conversation are guaranteed in our courses.
Learning Spanish can be fun and educational!
Academia de Idiomas Torrox
C/Almedina 6. Torrox Pueblo (near the Health Center)
Telephone: 635152447-952538396
Email: academiadeidiomastorrox@hotmail.com
Website: www.academia-idiomas-torrox.com


Wanted: Aquafit Classes. Hello Digamites, can anyone tell me if there are any Aquafit classes in Torrox or Nerja during the winter? I’ve looked online but can only find an old timetable from 2018. Many thanks, Rose, Torrox/Competa campo near helipad.
rose 4215 jubilado at g mail dot com (no spaces).


Wanted: Dry, secure storage required for a car. Do you have a garage that you do not use? Do you have a storage area big enough for a car? I am looking for somewhere to store my car when overseas (and when not using it when here). It needs to be in the Canillas de Albaida area. Can you help? A fair rent will be paid. Darren/Canillas de Albaida


Items For Sale / Wanted / Rent

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For Sale, REDUCED: Hyundai Terracan 2005. 4×4 with reduction, km 168000, 2.9 crdi, 163hp, in good conditions (inside, outside, motor), central locking, electric windows, air-condition, fog lights, radio, sun roof, abs, valid itv, leather interior, trailer coupling. Now only: €4200, Torrox Campo area, whatsapp Anne: 685247505,
email: anne-kathrin.ruth@gmx.ch (more pictures and info on demand)


For Sale: Great deals from The Nerja Household Center. Various upcycled furniture.
-Matching bedside tables Measurements Width 51cms Depth 51cms Height 71cms Price 60€ for the pair
-Ikea wooden bunk beds with mattresses Price €160
-Ikea double bed with mattress and aloe Vera topper 140 x 200cms Price €120
Contact Jackie/Nerja 672170429
info at nerjahouseholdcentre dot com


For Sale, 3 items:
-Black & Decker two speed drill S4K22 450w 3/8 chuck 25 euros
-Bosch PSR 18 Cordless Driver/Drill 18v – with charge and case 30 euros
-De Walt DC727 Type 10 Cordless Driver/Drill – with charger & case 30 euros
Martin, Competa, 951 242 177 or 635 852 756


For Sale: Heavy metal and reed cream 3 fold screen.
I meter 70 cms x1 meter 40 cms wide.€25
Tel Patricia/Paul 655201175 or
email: batandball29713@gmail.com
La Viñuela / Los Romanes area.


Stalls Available: Tail are holding a Dog on Sunday 17th November at El Barco, Penoncilla beach. Torrox Costa.
Stalls are available at this event for 5 euros. Please contact Jean on 629469445


Wanted Sofas: Does anyone out there have and are thinking of changing their sofas, we are currently looking for cream leather sofa 3 seater or 2 seater or maybe both must be in very good condition. Canillas de Albaida tel Rob 634313809.



Note of Condolences: It appears that manners have died. Over the recent couple of days, several inquiries were given courteous replies and were then met with flat-lined response (regarding “For Sale: 100% Organic Compost” issue 1415. -Ed.). To those who are related to these events, my condolences on your loss of ettiquete. The world has become a sadder place as a result. I sincerely hope that you will be able to overcome your difficulties, while the rest of us bear with you, during your time of lack in social graces.
Ellen/Algarrobo ellen.amos@hotmail.com


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


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
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.
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, Mezquitilla@Algarrobo behind the Sala Ottowa
Sunday: Valez Malaga, Nerja Car Boot

Nerja 952 524 519
Torrox: 952 531 030
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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

Local News in English, The Sur: http://www.surinenglish.com/
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