DigameXtra No. 1432 Monday, Oct. 21st 2019

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Halloween Party with AAR – Axarquia Animal Rescue: Come and join AAR for a fabulous quiz night and great food at the Plaza Lounge Bar in Benamragosa 7pm on 31 October 2019. FB Link


ZZ Pub- Malaga: Coming Events
-Sat Oct 26. Pablo Fugitivo Power Trío. 12AM FB Link
-Sat Nov 9. The Grunts. 11:50 PM FB Link
C/ Tejón y Rodríguez, 6 Málaga 29008 +34 952 44 15 95


Oktoberfest Valez Malaga: Tuesday Oct 22 Doors at 16:30, show at 18:00-00:00.
Jardines de Trapiche, Ctra Benamargosa km 52
Tix: http://www.costadeldisco.com/buy_tickets.html


U3A Upcoming Activities:
Mon., Oct. 21st
-11.00h U3A Art Appreciation Group Please come and join friends and watch a DVD. Andrew Graham- Dixon examines the history of French art, revealing how it emerged from a struggle between tradition, revolution and rules of the citizens. He compresses centuries of culture into three thematically linked chapters. This will be followed by a lively discussion. 3 Euros for room fee or with a Friends of Lux Mundi Card 2 Euros available at the Centre.
-15.00h U3A Petanque: Torre del Mar near the lighthouse
Tues., Oct. 22nd
-10:30h U3A Memoir Writing Workshop: at Chiki Restaurant
Thurs., Oct. 24
-10:30h Mahjong – Algarrobo Costa
-11:00h Singing for Pleasure Parque Sol in El Morche


SPOOKTACULAR HOWL-O-WEEN party at La Sala, Puerto Banus:
Steve Cline and friend are coming in from Holland to sing and play for us!
Stuart Ashing will amaze you with his famous hypnotist show!
Selina Mackenzie from Talk Radio Europe will present a great Raffle.
Not mandatory but much more fun if you come all dressed up! So, reserve your place and choose your scariest costume! Invite your friends!
20€ P.P incl: canapè’s ,glas of Cava and a 10 € voucher for La sala.
Nobody can do better! And all for the dogs.
Reservations and info tel. 622910214  FB Link


Art Exhibition and Wine Tasting in Moclín, Granada:
October 21, 2019 Monday 7:00 PM.
Centro de Interpretacion Comarcal, Moclín 18247 Granada, Andalucia
To mark the end of our Botanical Watercolour Painting Course, we are hosting a wine-tasting, local produce and exhibition evening. There will also be an exhibition of work produced by our guests during the week. Bodega Calvente will be on hand with a selection of 5 different wines to try and buy, and we will be joined by Andalucia Delicatessen from Granada with a range of local products to sample – jamon, cheeses and olive oils.
The €20 price for the evening includes the open wine bar, tapas and products supplied by Andalucia Delicatessen. The price also contributes to foster cultural activities in and around Moclín.
Accommodation will also be available for that evening, subject to availability, starting from as little as 20€ per person for the night. We will send a list of accommodation with your Exhibition booking confirmation. Tickets & Map Link


AIC Nerja Ex-Pat Social Gatherings in Torrox, Nerja & Frigliana:
Join the Club. Only €15 per annum, over 95% of which goes to our designated local people charities. Have Fun-Give Back.
Coffee mornings – everyone welcome
-Saturday 26 October, 12 noon, El Puente, Nerja
Petanque. Parque Verano Azul, every Tuesday at 11.30am. If you are not a regular please contact via Facebook to book your place.
-Saturday 26th OctoberCheese and Wine Tasting – Nerja
-Saturday 2nd NovemberEGM / AGM. – 12 noon in the lower room at Nerja Club Hotel
-Saturday 16th November – Casino Night – El Zoco – invitation to be sent out nearer the time
-Thursday 28th NovemberThanksgiving Lunch – always a popular event. More details to follow
-Saturday 14th DecemberChristmas Ball – Hotel Al Andalus, Nerja. €45 pp.


Authentic Flamenco “Jaime y Asamli”: Friday 29 Nov 9pm. Teatre de Nerja. Tix at Centro Cultural Villa de Nerja, Calle Granada 45, Nerja or Tel 902 646 289


La Carpinteria Bar- Competa: Coming Events
-Oct 26 Sat, Lizzy Drip 9:30 PM
-NOV 9 Sat, Thrifty Malone 9:30 PM
Avda Constructión, 14, Cómpeta 29754 FB Link


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CycleNerja: Bike rental and cycle hire in Nerja, Torrox & Frigiliana. Free Bike delivery and collection service is available anywhere in Nerja, Torrox & Frigiliana and the inland villages. Professional Carbon Race Bikes, 29er Mountain Bikes & Electric Mountain Bikes. Free delivery subject to a minimum rental value of 90,00 euros. Contact via https://cyclenerja.com/ Contact also located under our banner in the DigameXtra Sponsor’s Section every day.


Hanningtons Kitchens and Bathrooms: We have been installing kitchens and bathrooms here on the Costa for 13 years. We pride ourselves on our professionalism, highest standards of work and customer service.
Whether you are thinking of updating an existing kitchen or bathroom, or whether you wish to create the kitchen or bathroom you have always dreamed of, we are here for you, every step of the way.
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Wanted, Musical Director: “Due to the retirement of our Musical Director, the Competa based choir, Coro de Competa will be looking for his replacement at the start of next year. Is there anyone out there in Digamextra land who would be willing and able to take over from him? We are an international mix of singers, that sing in four part harmony, of music ranging from classical music to modern popular songs.
Do you have the ability to accommodate this friendly group of singers and help them with future performances and concerts to help raise money for local charities? If so please contact Greg Starr on gregstarr4 at hotmail dot com”.


Items For Sale / Wanted / Rent

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For Sale, 2 items:
-Fridge freezer – Beko brand, all working great. 145cm tall. 80 euros
-Kitchen for sale , cupboards, worktops, sink, extractor, 200 euros
Located in Nerja. Krik.
More photos available, just ask for them thanks.
contact – krikjohnson AT hot Mail dOT com


Wanted: Does anyone have a sofa in good condition that they wish to sell?
Harry in Malaga
boogieboogie93 @ outlook.com


Wanted: Looking to buy a small car. Price up to 900€. No more than 150.000 km
Must have ITV and be ready to drive without any necessary repairs.
Power steering Air conditioning and automatic gearbox would be nice but not a must. I am not a car person so a friend is assisting me, to discuss details please contact John at 658083454
Lola/Torrox Pueblo/noemithewarrioress@gmail.com



Thanks: Royal British Legion Nerja. Many Thanks to everyone who took part or sponsored one of the walkers of the Poppy Walk which took place on Sunday 20th October. 15 people took part and managed to dodge the rain a good time was had by all. Thanks also to El Puante where the Walk ended we think. This event raised in excess of 1,000 euros will let everyone know at a later date Dorothy Allen Poppy Appeal Organizer Nerja. dallenpuntalara53 At yahoo dOt com


27 Oct 2019 – Daylight Saving Time Ends for 2019
When local daylight time is about to reach
Sunday, 27 October 2019, 03:00:00 clocks are turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, 27 October 2019, 02:00:00 local standard time instead.
Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour earlier on 27 Oct 2019 than the day before. There will be more light in the morning. https://www.timeanddate.com/time/change/spain/madrid It is likely that Spain, and other EU countries that do not opt out, will stop using daylight savings time in 2021 as per an EU directive awaiting final approval. https://www.citizensadvice.org.es/daylight-savings-time-abolished-per-2021/

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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
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