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Rain Forecast For Wed (60%), Thur (63%) Fri (60%) & Saturday (25%). https://www.accuweather.com/en/es/nerja/302197/daily-weather-forecast/302197
Freemasonry in Nerja: The next meeting of the Lodge of European Fraternity is on Thursday 21st November when we will be having a 1st degree. If you are a Mason and would like to attend or join, or, if you are interested in becoming a Freemason, please contact the secretary Phil on 660019130 or at
secretaryef52 at aol dot com.
Live Music Session @ The Beer Garden, Nerja: Monday Nov 11, 5pm. Featuring Sergio Sands. Avenida Mediterraneo, corner of Chaparil, 29780 Nerja FB Link
Pub quiz at The Parrot!: Thursday at 7,30pm.
This coming Thursday is the second of the month and what does that mean? Yes, it’s Pippa’s Pawprints monthly quiz. Can’t say there will be fabulous prizes but we can guarantee a challenge. Come and join us, meet new people and enjoy a pleasant evening at The Parrot, Tutti Frutti Square, Nerja. 7.30 for 8pm start 5€ per person. Hope to see you there.
Also come enjoy our new entertainment, with a new pool table, football table, playstation, board games and our new heated terrace!(wed).
Coffee is also now available all day. See you soon! FB Link
Granada FC vs. Atletico Madrid FC in Granada: November 23, 2019 Saturday 6:30 PM. Estadio Nuevo Los Cármenes, Calle Pintor Manuel Maldonado, Granada, Andalucia 18007. If you want 2 tickets sitting together prices start at €95 each at Viagogo (link provided). StubHub has premium tickets at €190-€2000. Viagogo Tickets here: https://www.viagogo.com/Sports-Tickets/International-Soccer/Spanish-Premier-League/Granada-CF-Tickets/E-3876844
Live Country music: Friday 22nd November. Spectacular show with your favourite performers Johnny G. & Melissa Carver, presenting a grand mixture of tuneful, mellow, rich, melodic, uplifting, invigorating music that you can sing along to and tap those feet! Reserve by placing 20€ deposit. Don’t hesitate book now!
El Gusto de la Cala 952587538.
Bul. la Cala, S/N Mijas, Andalucia, Spain 29649
Mario and Friends: Fri Nov 15th 8pm. Live at El Asador, Puente don Manuel.
Green Covers show: Presenting their tribute to three different bands at the Sala Paris 15 in Malaga City on Friday November 15. The show features the music of Coldplay, Muse and Placebo.
Calle de la Orotava, 27 Málaga 29006 FB Link Photo:Ticketea
The Salon Varietes Theatre- Fuengirola:
-From Fri 15th to Tues 19th of November don’t miss the hilarious comedy BEN HUR, from the same writer and director who brought us the 39 steps, 4 actors take on the might of the Roman Empire. This great comedy will have you laughing from start to finish.
-Fri 22nd and Sat 23rd of November sees the return of the very popular Spanish professional dance group FLAMENCO FUSION performing BALLET ESPANOL, complete with all the fire and passion you would expect.
For further information, or to get your tickets visit the website salonvarietestheatre.com or phone the box office on 952 47 45 42
The Whiskers Live Music in collaboration with Sun Coast Rockin Club and Belda Rock & Roll Club presents: ROCKIN TAPAS FESTIVAL
#ROCKINTAPAS Saturday 30 November at the fairground of #Torremolinos (Booth of Associations).
Start from 13:00. Live performance of:
– #CuatroSantos (#SouthernRock)
– #WillyAndThePearlJivers (#Swing)
– #ThePrairieSinners (#Rockabilly)
The entry will be FREE if you bring 1kg (or more) of #comidanoperecedera for the Association ART Against Hunger.
We will have bar service and typical food from #CuevasdeSanMarcos, #sorteos, rockin #djs, #stand and much more. FB Link
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
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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.
With an unrivaled knowledge of the best local materials and suppliers we are able to work to all tastes and budgets.
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Wanted: Bar Stool Gas Cylinder Repair.
Does anyone know of a company in the Malaga area which can replace a bar stool gas cylinder? Reply to Bill in Torrox Costa:
torrox1000 at gmail dot com
Items For Sale / Wanted / Rent
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For Sale: Light Oak Furniture excellent Condition. For immediate collection. Top unit separates from bottom so can be used together or individually. €60 ono complete set.
Bottom unit L 200cm H 60cmD 53cm
Top unit L 100cm H 103cm D 45cm
Please text or WhatsApp Claire/Frigiliana
on +44 7939 117150
SOLD: For Sale, 2 lots:
-26 Various sized wall pictures
-15 mixed cushions
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Spanish Election Results, Updated 02:00 Monday: Socialists win repeat Spanish election, far-right Vox becomes third-biggest force in Congress.
The Socialist Party (PSOE) of caretaker Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez won the highest number of seats but fell short of an absolute majority at the repeat general election in Spain on Sunday.
With around 99% of the vote counted, the PSOE had taken 120 seats – three fewer than the result it managed at the April 28 general election. The conservative Popular Party (PP) won 87 seats – a major gain from the 66 seats it secured in April, its worst result ever. But far-right group Vox saw the most significant rise, jumping from 24 to 52 seats, to become the third-largest party in Spain’s lower house, the Congress of Deputies.
Unidas Podemos – a coalition of United Left and anti-austerity group Podemos – retained 35 of the 42 seats it won at the last election, while the center-right party Ciudadanos (Citizens) suffered a crushing defeat, losing more than 40 seats to be left with just 10. The inconclusive results mean that Spain is facing more political uncertainty, as neither the left-wing or right-wing blocs have the 176 seats needed for an absolute majority in the 350-seat Congress.
Since 2017, Spanish politics has been defined by a lack of parliamentary majorities and the inability of politicians to reach governing deals. Sunday’s vote was the fourth general election Spain has held in as many years. . https://elpais.com/elpais/2019/11/10/inenglish/1573407794_574125.html
Inside Amazon’s plan for Alexa to run your entire life: Speaking with MIT Technology Review, Rohit Prasad, Alexa’s head scientist, has now revealed further details about where Alexa is headed next. The crux of the plan is for the voice assistant to move from passive to proactive interactions. Rather than wait for and respond to requests, Alexa will anticipate what the user might want. The idea is to turn Alexa into an omnipresent companion that actively shapes and orchestrates your life. This will require Alexa to get to know you better than ever before. Photo:Amazon
Read more if you dare…https://www.technologyreview.com/s/614676/amazon-alexa-will-run-your-life-data-privacy/
Apple’s New Credit Card Has Launched And You Can’t Have One: The Apple Credit Card, created in partnership with Goldman Sachs and MasterCard, combines excellent rewards with a consumer-friendly app. It offers 3% cash back on all Apple purchases, 2% cash back on all purchases made on the card through Apple Pay, and 1% cash back on other purchases. The card charges no fees, offers daily cash back, and works with the Apple Pay app designed to help consumers understand the consequences of paying off a credit card over time. While Apple Pay Has Reached The EU, sadly, there’s still no word on when Apple Card might be available outside of the USA. When Apple debuted Apple Pay in the USA it was 5yrs before it was available in the EU. The Apple Card debuted in the USA in August. Wonder how long it takes to get to the EU? https://www.cultofmac.com/659030/apple-pay-expands-reach-europe/ Photo:Apple
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GBP>EUR (last night’s quote, click to enlarge)
Kitten needing a home: Appeared in Calle El Faro, Torrox Costa in the middle of a rainstorm, thin and bedraggled and hiding under a car. She is housetrained and very sweet natured. Can anyone foster or adopt her please as unfortunately our ageing dog has not taken to her and we cannot keep her. Thank you. Maggie, Torrox Park
Tel: 952967547 or mob: 628823456
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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
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Torrox: 952 539 828
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