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Potters Bar & Terrace, Nerja: New Years Eve, Come and join us. We are having a Hotpot Buffet dinner, live music with Paul Lockey, party bags and grapes. Live U.K. & Spanish TV coverage. €25/person. Music only €10/person. For reservations contact 685435767
Phoenix events: The Phoenix club is based in Torre del Mar.
5th – Evening trip to Malaga to celebrate the 3 Kings & see the Lights €8pp
10th – Trip to Gib 12€pp
17th – La Canada shopping and Iceland, Fuengirola €15pp
31st – Trip to the Ski slopes of the Sierra Nevadas 17.50pp
7th – Trip to Gib 12€pp
All our trips include the driver’s gratuity of €1.
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Concerts: Dana & Gianni wish you all a Merry Christmas and happy new year!
and invite you to the next concerts:
-Saturday 28th december from 1pm to 3pm Trinity Trio”Jazz Blues and everything in between” (Dana Andrews voice, Jesús Aranda el. and ac. guitar, Gianni Piras ac. guitar) atThe Tropy Chiringuito Caleta de Velez, info/booking 689 237 643. FB Link
-Saturday 28th december, from 10pm Water’s Memory a new sparkling trio with: Dana Andrews voice, Letizia Brunetti sax, Gianni Piras guitar; at La Carpinteria bar in Competa.
“The Memory of Water. The Water doesn’t resist. The Water flows. When you immerse a hand in the water you can only feel a caress. The Water isn’t a wall, it can’t stop you. It goes wherever wants to go and nothing can stop it . The water is patient. The dripping water consumes a stone. Wherever The water passes it brings life, without asking for anything in return. Our body is 70% water and water has a memory …. Our trio, completely Made in Italy, joined together as 3 rivers converge, merging completely with a common language: MUSIC. Expressed with great strength and originality. Although We play known and familiar songs from around the world, we give them a very personal touch, with jazz colors, blues style, which implies a lot of improvisation and creativity. The trio plays in tuning 432hz, which through the water present in our body provides a feeling of physical and spiritual well-being, greater than tuning 440 hz.” FB Link
The Jersey Boys: At La Raqueta, Nerja. La Raqueta & The Axarquia Social Club welcome The Jersey Boys! The Costa del Sols #1 Franki Valli & Four Seasons Tribute. Saturday, January 25th from 7pm. Menu to be announced.
All tickets include a choice of main meal.
Tickets- Axarquia Social Club Members: 15€ Non-members: 20€
You can reserve your tickets by sending me a private message on FB, commenting on this post, ringing me or the bar or by popping into La Raqueta in Nerja.
Tickets are on sale now, don’t delay this will be a sell-out event!
Tickets must be purchased in advance.
Contacts: PJ: +34 603 113 931
La Raqueta: +34 951 835 796
Rocky Horror Madrid Show- Malaga: La Cochera Cabaret, Avenida de los Guindos 19, 29004 Málaga. Two nights only. Thu Jan 23 2020 9pm and Fri Jan 24 2020 8pm. FB Link
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Gardening – from weeding to landscaping, stonework (walls, paths, etc) a speciality. Transport and tools all provided by me, no job too small or too big as I have others to call on if required, from 10€ per hour per man plus 10€ plus any required materials at cost or fixed price quote if you prefer.
Small construction/demolition jobs – walls, fencing, guttering, tiling etc. from 10€ per hour per man plus 10€ plus any required materials at cost or fixed price quote if you prefer.
Painting and decorating – interior or exterior, tools all supplied, materials extra at cost – from 10€ per hour per man plus 10€ or fixed price quote if you prefer.
Electrical work and Plumbing – I have a UK qualified electrician/plumber to call on should you require this type of work.
Evenings, weekends and holidays both Spanish and English are all included at no extra cost
Check my website for examples of my work www.nikofalltrades.es
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Vetiver Spain in Sayalonga:
We have Lemon Grass, it’s great for cooking Thai cuisine or simply used in plain old chicken soup.
We now have Moringa trees available. See the photo below.
We have Vetiver in trays of 18 plants that are 3-4 months old.
Visit the Blue buttons on our website for many interesting articles about Vetiver, Moringa and Lemon Grass.
Email: info at Vetiverspain dot com.
Mobile: 34 692 288 657
Check out a short video showing the numerous uses for Vetiver titled “Vetiver – A farmer’s friend.”
Wanted: Wheel chair and a zimmer/ walking frame. A rather untimely fall has resulted in a broken leg here in Competa. Has anyone got a wheel chair and a zimmer/ walking frame that we can buy / borrow / hire.
We are in Competa campo so no phone signal, so please contact me, Graham, by email- email@example.com or WhatsApp 0044 7831 526069.
We can collect from wherever. A festive thanks in anticipation.
Man seeks good natured brunette:
Lonely single man stuck in campo caring for animals seeks good natured brunette for companionship. Live in position available. Age and race unimportant.
I’ve lots to offer but no one to share it with. There is 20 hectares and 1000’s Hectares of mountains and incredible views. Room for horses, cars, caravans etc.
Ashley/Olias, Granada, 48 slim athletic and resilient character. Fotos available.
Rescinded Oven Donation Offer: To the Guy who had offered his excess oven…
So sorry that you judged the capacity of your oven to be inadequate for the initiative that had been detailed to you.
Sit on your oven then. I can.only encourage you power it on from time to time to ensure proper working function.
A very Merry Christmas to Naythen and all those dedicated Digame readers. May your day be filled with Merriment and Joy.
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