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La Vaqueria Live Music & OpenMic & lunch buffet: Sunday, 1. Dec. 2019 from 2pm. Hosting: Bernd Bernado
Calle del Arroyo Limón 29718 Benamargosa Map Link
Alfarnate Tapas Tour: Dec 1st. 7 cafes. FB Link
Christmas Show: Saturday 14th December, from 11.00 through to late in the afternoon come and join the fun at our Christmas event- market, dog shows and exhibitions, prizes, Tombola, Santa’s Grotto, Christmas choir, music on till late and much much more! firstname.lastname@example.org
Chiringuito El Playazo, El Playazo, Nerja. Loads of parking next door
Kitty Harri’s Sculpture Garden – Open Sunday 10 – 4:
If you haven’t visited Kitty Harri’s Sculpture Garden yet, it’s time to do so! If you have, then it’s time to come back – always something new, always something you missed last time!
And, of course, there’s always live Chamber Music to accompany your visit.
We’re just a short 20 minute drive up the lush Valle Verde from Almuñécar.
Directions at www.kittyharri.com
You’ll not be disappointed!
Jete, Granada, Tel. 609 706 210
Meet The Horses: Open Every Sunday. Andalucian Rescue Center For Horses.
09:00-12:00. Come meet and pet the horses, ponies and donkeys. Sorry, no pets allowed. Alhaurín el Grande Map Link & www.horserescuespain.org
Aire Flamenco at El Pilon: Join us for an amazing party. Friday 6th Dec Live music with Aire Flamenco. Music starts at 20.30.
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For Sale: Great deals from The Nerja Household Center. Upcycled furniture.
-Brand new Tefal actifry Still boxed unwanted present also included all the actifry cook books with value of over 50€. Price in total 150€
-Beautiful pine coffee table with decorative edge. Measurements Length 109cms width 76cms Height 48cms Price 75€
-Kronos electric reclining massage chair with instruction book cost new over 2.500€ asking 450€
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Book signing by local author John Hardy at Christmas markets:
It’s that time of year again when John will be out and about selling signed copies of his books at various locations. These make unusual presents for friends and family, both here and in the UK, or why not treat yourself to a present of a new book? Special Christmas offer, any 2 books for 16€
Wednesday 4th December Viveros Florena, Competa 10 – 4
Saturday 7th Competa town
Saturday 13th Los Amigos Bar, Torrox Park 12 – 3
Sunday 14th Periana (by town hall) from 10.30
Tuesday 17th Trapiche 10 – 2
The new book ‘Suffer the Little Children’ will be available – a story of crime, suspense, intrigue and romance that takes place in Teesside and North Yorkshire in the exceptionally cold winter of 1946/7.
All the other books will be available, including various books of short stories of crime and mystery, set in Spain and worldwide. Some of these have been translated into Spanish and German.
– ‘Sedella’ which is a story of a Spanish village from prehistoric times to the present day, historical facts illustrated by fictional stories.
– ‘Driven by Conflict’ – short stories about people, mostly civilians, involved in conflicts, from the domestic to the international.
– ‘The Queen’s Agent’ – a historical spy story set at the time of Elizabeth I during the build up of the Spanish Armada, set in London and Spain.
For more information on all books, see www.johnhardybooks.com or
For Sale: Empty gas bottle (cepsa ) €10. Algarrobo/Amanda
News & Articles
Trojan virus planted in Spanish banking apps: The Android banking apps affected are those from Caixabank, Bankinter, Bankia, BBVA, EVO Banco, Kutxabank and Santander.
Authorities have issued warnings about a malware that has been planted in the online banking apps of seven Spanish banks and which allows thieves to access your login details and clear out your account.
The ‘Ginp’ malware only affects mobile apps on the Android version.
How do I know if I am infected?
When the bank app is launched, the effect of the appearance of the malicious screen is similar to when it is passed from one application to another on Android mobiles. “If you then look in the list of apps that you have open you see an unnamed one like the most recent one, open after the one in the bank,” an expert explains. This type of attack is called overlay. It consists of getting on top of the banking app through an Android permit. Google has made it increasingly difficult to achieve, but it still happens.
What do I do?
Take the App off your phone and contact your bank soonest to check on whether you´d need to cancel your bank cards.
Full article: https://www.citizensadvice.org.es/bank-apps-with-trojan-virus-warning/
Found Cat: Are you missing a cat? This cat has appeared in my garden this past week in the Romaila/Fuent de la vieja area of Competa. Well looked after. Not neutered. Very freindly. I will take to the vets on Monday to see if chipped. Linda.
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Churches / Worship
Fellowship of Jesus Christ the King:
Whether you are living in Spain or are visiting the Nerja area,we would be delighted to welcome you to the Fellowship of Jesus Christ the King in Nerja.
Our meetings are characterised by uplifting songs and relevant sermons and a modern but reverent service, followed by free tea or coffee and biscuits,why not come along and make new friends, every Sunday at 10.30am, and we also have Prayer meetings every Thursday at 11.00am.
We are having a Carol service on Sunday 22nd at 6.30pm, with free Mulled Wine and Minced Pies afterwards.(or tea /coffee if preferred)
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.
Lux Mundi, Torre del Mar Church Services
-Roman Catholic Mass, service in English. Call for times.
-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
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; firstname.lastname@example.org
The Revd Nigel Thomas, Priest in Charge
Church Services in English, Cómpeta:
There will be celebrations of the Holy Communion on
-Sunday the 1st of December (Advent Sunday) at 5.30 p.m.
-Tuesday the 24th of December (Christmas Eve) at 5.30 p.m. (The First Communion for Christmas). Both these at the Parish Church, Plaza Almijara.
There will also be a Service of Nine Lessons and Carols on
-Wednesday the 18th of December at 6.00 p.m. at the Parish Church, Canillas de Albaida.
-Normal Services at 11 a.m. each Sunday at the Lux Mundi Centre, Torre del Mar.
Our thanks, as ever, to Father Liviu and to Bishop Jesús of Málaga
Enquiries to the Rector of the Congregation of St. Barnabas:
952 03 04 61
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