DigameXtra No. 1487 Monday, Dec. 16th 2019

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The Next Conor McGregor UFC Fight Announced:
Conor McGregor vs Donald Cerrone at UFC 246 on Sat 18 JAN, in Las Vegas.
Photo Credit: Miami Beach Police Dept. Mugshot 2019

 

Ricky Lavazza Upcoming Shows:
Monday December 16th at The Tree Tops Restaurant, El Chaparral Golf Club, Mijas. For reservations call 0034 952493947.
-Friday Jan 31st. Rock n Roll Rewind Show. 9pm. €15 Sunset Beach Club, Benalmadena. Tickets available on line at www.lava-productions.rocks or call 0034 695887366
Info & Photos Credit: https://www.facebook.com/Ricky-Lavazza-134934959868447/

 

Guns n’ Roses Live in Seville: The date is Sat May 23rd 2020, 9:30pm. The location is The Benito Villamarin Stadium. This is the only Spanish show on the tour. Tickets go on sale Friday December 20 at 10 am at https://www.livenation.es/artist/guns-n-roses-tickets, Ticketmaster and El Corte Ingles.
There will be an AMEX pre-sale on December 17 and a pre-sale for registered members of livenation.es from December 19 at 10am.

 

Christmas Party at La Vaq: Buffet and live music. Sunday 22DEC €20. Check out the amazing menu on the poster! La Vaqueria, Calle del Arroyo Limón, Benamargosa 29718
+34 952 51 72 73  FB Link

 

Carol service: Traditional English service of Nine Lessons and Carols. Parish Church, Canillas de Albaida, 6pm Wed 18th Dec.
jilltayler 41 AT yahoo DoT co DoT uk

 

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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.
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For Sale, 2 items:
-Four sets of golf clubs in bags, all priced at 80.00€ each set.
-One golf trolley @ 20.00€
Call John on 653 11 11 89. Cómpeta area.

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Rail strike planned to disrupt Christmas getaway. Renfe workers have called a strike for Friday December 20th. https://www.thelocal.es/20191212/pain-in-spain-rail-strike-planned-for-december-20-to-disrupt-christmas-getaway

Costa del Sol hit by new wave of gangland-style killings: Since September, six people have been shot in the areas surrounding Marbella, four in the last month, which include one victim who was riddled with 14 bullets! None of the cases have been solved. https://elpais.com/elpais/2019/12/12/inenglish/1576145403_841644.html

The Dark Side of On-Line Dating and Social Media- Sextortion: Parents take notice, this is happening to many teens in Spain. Cybercriminals are blackmailing victims with intimate images, which they obtain via private online chats. There are “two types of attackers,” according to the experts. On the one hand there are ex-partners or people who have had some kind of relationship with the victim. On the other, those who rely on the anonymity of the internet and pose as someone else to gain the victim’s trust.
https://elpais.com/elpais/2019/12/11/inenglish/1576067996_514729.html

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Weekly Markets
Monday: Torrox Costa
Tuesday: Nerja, Salobrena
Wednesday: Rincon de la Victoria, Algarrobo Costa
Thursday: Velez Malaga, Torre del Mar, Frigiliana
Friday: Almunecar, Salobrena, La Herradura- Summers only
Saturday: Competa, Mezquitilla@Algarrobo behind the Sala Ottowa
Sunday: Velez Malaga, Nerja Car Boot

Taxi
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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