DigameXtra No. 1547 Tuesday, Feb. 18th 2020

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Paul Hayes: Tuesday 18Feb. Irish folk music. Bea’s Postamt, Torrox Costa BLQ 80 bajo. FB Link

 

Rabbit Jam: An extraordinarily jam this Saturday February 29th from 14:30 pm at the craft brewery Almijara (Torrox-Costa) with Angel Ariza.
All musicians are welcome. FB Link
See you there!! Map- Map Link

 

ECA Mercado Vélez Málaga: Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 11 AM – 3 PM
Mercado De San Francisco, Plaza de San Francisco, 1, 29700 Vélez-Málaga
+34 662 30 11 01.
Don’t miss our next Organic and Artesan Market on Saturday 29th February in Mercado de San Francisco in Vélez Málaga . (Location http://tiny.cc/5xwqez ). From 11am til 3 pm.
A beautiful venue with a great range of stalls offering organic products and quality artisan crafts, as well as a cafe, a bar and a restaurant.

 

Trapiche Market: Tuesday 09:30-13:30. Despite the construction we are open.  Los Jardines Del Trapiche, Carretara de Benamargose, Km 0.5, 29719. FB Link

 

Nacho Loring Trio: Ventana Abierta Jazz Club. Friday 21 Feb. €12/€18.
Nacho Loring is undoubtedly one of the most prominent trumpeters of the Malaga scene today, with a tremendous progression, and passion for styles ranging from Jazz to Flamenco. On this occasion, visit our club to offer us a variety of themes that will make this concert unique.
He is accompanied by musicians Arturo Serra at the vibraphone and Joan Masana at the double bass.
Calle Granada 3, Hotel Plaza Cavana), Nerja
Tel: 690 073 871  http://www.ventana-abierta.es/jazz.html
email: ventana.abierta.acp@gmail.com

 

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Items For Sale / Wanted / Rent

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For Sale: Great deals from The Nerja Household Center
-Solid pine dropleaf table with 2 solid pine chairs. Measurements Opened Length 137cms half opened 80cms closed 20cms Width 80cms Price 135€
-Folding table with 4 chairs with cushion seats. Measurements Length opened 84cms half opened 42cms Height 77cms Width 120cms Price 130€
Contact Jackie/Nerja 672170429
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For Sale: Jay-Be Single Folding Bed. Length 1.85 metres. Width 0.70 metres.
Cost €105. Used just once so as new. Delivery possible if local.
Only €40 ono Rod Taylor, Torrox Park
00 44 770 3751 546
Rodt1818@btinternet.com

 

For Sale: Balay 4 ring gas hob. Schott diamond crystal black glass. 40 euros
Tel 646 231 977 Roger/Competa

 

Caravan to rent: Long term, 3+ months. Located in the campo south of Molvizar, Costa Tropical. 10 mins to Salobreña. 45 minutes to Granada. 1 hr to Malaga. Quiet, peaceful location next to a seasonal riverbed. Total privacy. Good access road. Full bathroom with shower. Full kitchen with fridge, freezer, oven, and hob. Water, electric, and septic all hooked up to house mains. Everything works. Sleeps 2 adults and 1 child.
€300/month + 1 month deposit. All utilities included except gas.
Jefferson/Motril
634 341 751 for more info. Whatsapp only.

 

Wanted: Looking for a second-hand fitness bike, preferably foldable – Torrox / Nerja area. Oggie/Torrox
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Recommendations

Gestor – I was assisting a friend obtain his NIE and used a lady called Monica who is at Torre Del Mar. She is at Gestoria Lopez Navas in Torre and speaks very good English. She was excellent! Very helpful, very polite, very efficient and I would happily recommend her to anyone else that needs NIE, Driving Licence, Residency etc. She made the whole experience easy and smooth. She can be contacted at 952 54 25 04 for any enquiries. Mark – Riogordo markinspain1@gmail.com

 

News & Articles

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Costa Del Sol Weather Forecast- Expect a drop in temperature and rain from Tuesday until Thursday morning: https://www.euroweeklynews.com/2020/02/17/costa-del-sol-weather-forecast-expect-a-drop-in-temperature-and-rain-from-tuesday-until-thursday-morning/

 

This new technology generates electricity “out of nowhere”: Scientists at the University of Massachusetts- Amherst have developed the device. Named ‘Air-gen’, it connects electrodes to protein nanowires in such a way that electric current is generated from water vapor naturally present in the atmosphere. “We are literally producing electricity from nowhere,” Yao notes.
The new technology developed in Yao’s laboratory is non-polluting, renewable and low cost. It can generate energy even in areas with extremely low humidity, such as the Sahara desert.
It has significant advantages over other forms of renewable energy, such as solar and wind, Lovley says, because unlike these other sources of renewable energy, the ‘Air-gen’ does not require sunlight or wind, and “even works indoors”.
https://spainsnews.com/this-new-technology-generates-electricity-out-of-nowhere/

 

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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

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Nerja 952 524 519
Torrox: 952 531 030
Frigiliana: 952 533 231

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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

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