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National Holiday: Hispanic Day (Día de la Hispanidad) or National Day (Fiesta Nacional de España) is an annual national public holiday in Spain on October 12. It commemorates when Christopher Columbus first set foot in the Americas in 1492.
Forthcoming Poppy Walk: Royal British Legion are holding a Poppy sponsored Walk on Sunday 20th October 11-30 starting from The Hotel Andalus in Maro sponsor forms available from Dorothy Allen 643212944 or
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SummerVibes Band in concert: Fri 11 Oct., 22:00. Cafe Pub la Bamba, Cruzada los Caminos, La Vinuela. Free entry. FB Link
World Music Concert by Ravsuri: Fri 11 Oct. 7pm. Espacio Luz-Vida, Ctra de Benamocarra km 1.5 Valez Malaga. Tel 642 397 467
Lorraine Sings Solo: Sat 12 Oct 8pm at The Asador, Puente don Manuel. Come along for a an evening of music and dancing at the Asador next to the Indian Palace Puente Don Manuel.
Liquid Lunch: Play on Sat. 12 Oct. 1pm at Chiringuito Tropy, Caleta de Valez-Malaga
Little Less Band: Performing Sat. Oct 12 9:30pm. La Carpintera Bar, Av de la Constitution, Competa. FB Link
Fourth Edition Of ‘Marbecon’ Will Take Place On October 12 and 13 With More Than 200 Activities: The new edition of the show ‘Marbecon’ returns to the Adolfo Suárez Congress Center this weekend, Saturday 12 and Sunday 13. The program will offer activities aimed at all types of interests and will take place on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. The price of the ticket will be 4 euros per day and a bonus for the whole weekend for 7 euros, although on Sunday the entrance will be free for those under 16 who are accompanied by an adult.
Attendees can enjoy meeting with some of the most famous “youtubers” known both locally and nationally, as well as taking part in workshops, exhibitions and “cosplays” of different themes. The full program can be found at www.marbecon.com. Address- José Meliá, 2, 29601 Marbella, Málaga,
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Gypsy Flamenco and Sunday Lunch @ La Vaqueria: Sunday 13OCT, 1-8pm. Live Flamenco with our favourite Malaga Gypsies plus our Sunday Lunch Buffet. La Vaqueria is the perfect place for the perfect Sunday, relax, good food, good vibe and good music! Address- Calle del Arroyo Limón, 29718 Benamargosa FB Link
Lee Townsend – Bar Atila, Puente Don Manuel: Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 9 PM – 11:30 PM. FB Link
For One Night Only: “Mr Entertainer” is back at the fabulous Hotel Villa Flamenca, Nerja. With “The Legends of Soul and Motown” all the timeless classics!
Thursday 24th October from 8pm, Tickets just 10€. Enquiries 691934626
Get those toes tapping and dance the night away! Not to be missed!
Louie Louie Rock Estapona: Fri OCT11 Depeche Mode tribute by New Revox 11:45 PM. Puerto Deportivo – Av Luis Braille, Estepona 29680 FB-Link
Faulty Towers- The dining experience!: Basil’s rude, Manuel confused, and Sybil cracks the whip… all the while dishing up plenty of laughs and a 3-course meal. It’s an irrepressible, irresistible blend of top-flight improvisation and tight theatrical script, where ‘chaos’ reigns right from the start. Expect the unexpected in the show that’s 70% improvised!
Be warned: tickets will sell out, so early booking is essential! Click this link for more info and ticket purchases Info&Tix
-Wednesday 13th November. Restaurante la Plaza, Riviera del Sol, Mijas Costa. Bookings must be made directly with the venue Tel: 952 93 50 73
-Thursday 14th November. Club la Costa World, Mijas Costa. Bookings must be made directly with the venue Tel: 952 66 99 00
-Friday 15th November. Salon del Mar, Torre del Mar. Bookings must be made directly with the venue. Tel: 952 64 49 52 Open 10.00am – 5.00pm
-Saturday 16th November. Sunset Beach Club, Benalmadena. Bookings must be made directly wth the venue. Tel: 952 57 94 00
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Wanted: Exchange Use of Kayak for Storage in Torrox Costa. Hola. I would be happy to find a storage possibility for my Kayak somewhere along the beach in Torrox Costa. I am located in Pueblo so a headache to do the transport up and down each time. It can be indoor or outdoor as long as it’s a secure place to lock it up. You are free to use it if you want to when I don’t use it. It will be for all year round. I am here permanently. PS. I don’t think I will be using it for more than max one time per week. Please contact Kirsten,
Items For Sale / Wanted / Rent
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For Sale: Really nice shag pile rug. 2.35 mt x 1.70 mt. 50 euros
Can meet at Lidl, Nerja. More pics on request.
Ph: 604384256 Edward/Nerja
For Sale, 3 items:
-Ikea bedroom set Hemnes. Bedside cupboards, dressing table, mirror (not ikea) Nice antique pine finish but not too dark. Very good condition, from non-smoking casa. Absolute bargain at €40
-Standard lamp with glass shade, goes well in a corner. Plenty of light! Sound base. Snip at the price. €20
-Nice contemporary glass coffee table with two matching side tables. Coffee table has had a repair at one end otherwise good and reflected in the price. 120cm x 60cm. Tables 50cm and 40cm. Cost €200 new, yours for €60
Phone or wattsapp Andy 0044 7741040116 Nerja
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For Sale: Premium laptop with German keyboard. Acer Travelmate 5700 Series, model# PEW52. Very powerful model with 4Gb RAM, 2.3GHz x64 processor and 250Gb hard disk. Refurbished by DoctorLaptop. Will install your choice of Windows or Linux operating systems, or both, in whatever language you want. Price €250 (new was €800). I’ll include an used external monitor for free if you like. Naythan, Torrox Costa, Tel: 675 993 069 or
email: doctorlaptop At protonmail DoT com
For Sale: Single/double beds. One tucks under the other. €100. Near kilometre 5 on Torrox Road. John, Tel 663 578 150. Hardly used. Buyer collects.
House clearance in Sayalonga: All has to go. On Saturday the 26th Oct and Sunday the 27th Oct, from 10am to 5pm. Assorted appliances, furniture, etc.
Where? La Cruz Miranda 27, 29752 Sayalonga. Casa Déjà Vu
GPS: 36.792014, -4.013753
If you get lost, call 608517661, we will put signs up.
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American Club: I’ll be staying in Nerja then Torrox in February and March and would like some information on getting together with members of the local American club (for coffee) and upcoming events.
firstname.lastname@example.org Thanks, Buzz
Malaga’s popular Christmas light tunnel has been sold to Liverpool: Iluminaciones Ximénez sold the famous tourist attraction. It moves to Liverpool for this year’s Christmas festivities. Photo:N.S.-surinenglish.com
Licence To Own ‘Airsoft’ Style Air Gun Is Mandatory in Spain: Police are warning people that they must have a licence to own an ‘airsoft’ style plastic pellet shooting air gun. They have denounced two people in Elche for having AirSoft weapons without documentation. The concern is more due to the replica air guns authentic appearance than the possible damage low velocity plastic pellets can do. If you plan to fly with AirSoft guns, or paintball guns, always declare them at check-in. Failure to do so can get you kicked off the flight without refund! Source Link
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Monday: Torrox Costa
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