DigameXtra No. 1463 Thursday, Nov. 21st 2019

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What’s On

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Blues Show: Thursday 21 Nov. Dave Murrell’s fantastic blues set at the Red Pepper, La Herradura, from 20:00. Look out for special guests! We will definitely be having a great musical night – we’d love you to join us!
Paseo de Andres Segovia 31. Info&Photo: https://www.facebook.com/dave.murrell.712


Phoenix Events: The Phoenix club is based in Torre del Mar. We raise funds for 3 charities, AVISA, La Cruz Roja and SSAFA annually.
29th – Black Friday Sale in Granada Shopping Centre – €17.50pp. Don’t fancy shopping? Really? Then why not pop in to Granada city on the tram.
10th Mrs Miggins Home Bake Sale – orders for Xmas cakes, pies & sausage rolls welcome
10th – Trip to Gib 12€pp
17th – La Canada shopping and Iceland, Fuengirola €15pp
For more information contact Gail on 951067723, by email phoenixsocialclub@yahoo.co.uk or check out our Facebook page FB Link


Bar Los Amigos
-Miss Fortune Saturday 30th November 9pm Free Entry
-Laura Killeney Saturday 7th December 9pm Free Entry
-Christmas Market Saturday 14th December 12pm Free Entry
Contact Details: Bar Los Amigos, Centro Comercial, 1B Torrox Park, 29793
(Opp. Camping El Pino) Tel: ‪+44 (0)7834389562‬
Facebook Page – Bar Los Amigos Torrox
Please note the phone number has recently changed.


Potters Bar:
-Christmas Eve. The Great Christmas Quiz. We are giving away various prizes, hampers bottles of wine, meal deal vouchers and more. Includes a 3 course mini supper. €7.50/person
-Christmas Day. All inclusive traditional Christmas Lunch with all the trimmings. Includes all draft and bottled beers, house wines and spirits and soft drinks and fantastic entertainment supplied by Paul Lockey. €60/person
-New Years Eve. Come and join us to see in the New Year. Hot pot buffet dinner and live entertainment from Paul Lockey. Party bags, grapes, live Spanish & UK TV coverage. €25/person
For reservations contact 685 435 767


Christmas Revue: Friday Nov 29th thru Tuesday Dec 3rd, the annual Christmas jamboree, SILVER BELLS TOO. Don’t leave it too late!
To book: please visit our website: www.salonvarietestheatre.com
or call in person or telephone the Box Office on 952474542 between 11:00 and 2:30 Monday to Friday or from one hour before any Salon show. Fuengirola.
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Faces and Places Exhibition Opening at La Vaq: Paintings and prints by Nigel Gilbert. Opening “afternoon tea” on Sat 23rd Nov 3pm. Continues to Dec 20. La Vaq, Calle del Arroyo Limón, Benamargosa 29718  FB Link


Live band at the Ace of Spades: White Lamb will be playing Fri Dec 6th, 11pm. Ace of Spades Rock Bar, Av del Faro, BLQ75 (lower level), Torrox Costa FB Link


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Items For Sale / Wanted / Rent

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For Sale: Great deals from The Nerja Household Center. Upcycled furniture
-Light brown Ikea sofa bed. Measurements Width 195cms Depth 90cms Price 190€
-Up cycled Stripped pine coffee table painted and waxed. Measurements Width 90cms Depth 50cms Height 49cms Price 65€
-Zanussi 1000 spin washing machine 95€
Contact Jackie/Nerja 672170429
info at nerjahouseholdcentre dot com


For Sale: Toyota Avensis Executive 2.0 D4D Diesel 2004. 209kms. ITV Oct 2020 left hand drive Spanish plates. Cambelt changed. Bodywork good. Buyer to pay transfer fees. 2500euros Ono. Jan/Torrox Costa
Email janhenstridge@sky.com
Tel +447759241853


For Sale: Adult bicycle ‘Conor Soho’. Nearly new condition as used twice. Revoshift 6 speed. Front basket and rear carrier, front and back lights. Cost new €250 so bargain at €120 Ono. Tel: 626778547
Email: chris4geoff at gmail dot com.
Chris/Caleta de Vélez


For Sale: Panasonic digital video camera model nv-ds29. 500x digital zoom. 2 new cassette tapes, remote control, 2 batteries, battery charger, user manual, lovely storage bag, and all necessary cables.
All in excellent condition. Price €100.
Contact Mike 618408790
email mcauliffe99@hotmail.com Competa area


FREE Boxes: Cardboard boxes, we have some cardboard boxes of various sizes going free, to be collected from Torre del Mar. We have recently moved and struggled to find enough boxes so thought we would try and help someone else out. Sue.
Email: sjleaker at outlook dot com


Wanted: Storage space required for 3 months for personal items approx 10 square meters. Must be clean, dry and easily accessible. Prefered area between La Herradura and Nerja.
Phone 633634644
Email: gillandroy@hotmail.com.



Cómpeta Christmas market?: Does anyone know if there is a Christmas market in Cómpeta this year? could you please let me know on 636677270 or
email: wendy.sedella@hotmail.com
many thanks! Wendy/Sedella

Exhibition a great success: Thanks to Naythan at Digamextra for promoting and La Casa Restaurante for hosting this event. And thanks to the team who put it all together. It’s been a great success and an amazing number of people came to view and purchase, despite the rain. We have one more day if you missed coming today. Margaret Torrox 682 661 313


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Useful Links, Info & Numbers

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
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/
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