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Kitty Harri’s Sculpture Garden – Open (almost) anytime by appointment!
Need to get out again- safely?
We are happy to remind you that the Sculpture Garden is open again for your enjoyment, however it is imperative that you contact us for an appointment and details, as this will govern our opening times.
This is to manage numbers and arrival times and ensure your safety but of course there is ample space to maintain as much distance as you need while enjoying the many facets and sculptures around the Garden. You’ll find plenty of shady areas if you need to avoid direct sun!
If we can accommodate you on a Sunday it’s still most likely that your visit will be accompanied by live Chamber Music!
We look forward to seeing you (again!).
Only 20 minutes north of Almuñécar. Directions at www.kittyharri.com
609 706 210/639 563 213
Nick at kittyharri dot com
Cowboys and Kisses Show:
”FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY” Coast Fm Gold presents
‘Johnny G and ‘special guest’ Melissa Carver’ performing their brand new show ”Cowboys and Kisses” on Friday 24th July 9pm, at Fitzgerald’s Live Music Bar and Restaurant
Entry just 10€ or with 2x course special menu meal + entry 18.50€
Book Now to avoid disappointment as numbers are limited due to Goverment Restrictions. Telephone 951 550 585
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BluCee – Post full lockdown, we are now offering all previous services including property viewings and holiday rental services.
We are friendly, honest and offer a bespoke service for all your property needs.
Do you have a property that you would like to earn some extra income from in the next few months? If you do, we have professionals who are looking for longer term rentals. Especially on the coast from Rincon de la Victoria to Torre del Mar. We have the contacts, you have the property – list with us and we will work hard to make your property work for you!
Our offer is comprehensive, including all aspects of property management, one off or regular cleans, holiday changeovers and key holding.
Not only this but we can also fully manage your property, securing bookings, liaising with clients, arranging meet and greets, cleaning and laundry services.
In fact, we commit to do everything necessary to get your property rental-ready – guaranteed!
Thinking of selling your home? Lockdown has created some positives, one being lots of people have been stuck at home dreaming of their perfect place in the sun. We have a long list of clients looking to buy – list with us and we will work hard to sell your home!
For a no obligation discussion about your property please get in touch.
We are based in Rincon de la Victoria.
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Wanted- Pool maintenance person: We are looking for someone who could clean and maintain our pool and check correct ph levels.
We live north of Benamagosa in La Molina.
We are new to having a pool so need an expert.
Thanks in advance. Dani
Items For Sale / Wanted / Rent
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Great Deals From Nerja Household Center:
-Bargain extending table with protective glass top with 6 matching chairs. Measurements Fully extended 190cms No extension 130cmsDepth 90cms Height 75cms 100€
-Beautiful upcycled neutral color chest of drawers with matching bedside unit. Measurements width 85cms depth 40cms height 122cms all with new handles Price 175€ ( for both )
Contact Jackie /Nerja 672170429
info at nerjahouseholdcentre dot com
For Sale: Shaken not stirred, I have a complete cocktail making kit for sale.
This includes a popular cocktails recipe book, ice bucket and tongues, cocktail shaker with measuring cap, and four cocktail glasses.
All in excellent condition for €30
Please call Alan in Caleta de Vélez on 952 555 517 (this is a landline and does not accept text messages)
any time after 2pm
For Sale, 2 items:
-l can offer you a bedframe without mattrass. It s a very good strong bedframe and in the middle it is extra-strong ,from “Fibermaster” in very good condition, as you can see on the picture.Never used, 1,90m x 0,90m.
the price is 35,–Euro.
-Bar for swing. Heavy metal bar for sale. Fantastic swing for the summer
Heavy metal bar for a swing,(without seat),easy to fix with just one strong screw against any wall, with a metal chain,suitable in- or outside the house ,hight 2 m, original price Euro 99,–, now 38,–
l am on whatsapp,number : 0049 17 62 1 62 4994, Julie, Torrox-Costa
email : j.speyeratwebdotde
FREE: Hp 301 black printer cartridge. (€18). I just opened it to find out I needed the 302. Would rather give the cartridge away than throw it away! I’ve resealed it with sellotape. I live in Torrox campo but can arrange to meet to hand over the cartridge. Tel: 684212375 Karon
SOLD: From Wednesday issue.
-Cepsa Gas Bottle, almost empty
-Unusual coffee table
Hi Naythan, Just wanted to say thanks for listing my two items for sale today; both of them sold to the first caller in each case. Super service.
Thank you – Neil, Caleta de Velez
Wanted: Does anyone have one or two gas bottles available for sale. Either Cepsa or Repsol will do, silver or orange butane gas bottles (12.5Kg).
Preferably €10 or less. Live in Competa campo (Corca), but can arrange to pick up anywhere local.
Please phone Gwen or WhatsApp: 672770607 or
email: gjp1949 at hotmail dot com
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Archgrove Services: Hi, Just to say that we used Archgrove for a recent move from the UK and they were amazing in coping with lockdown, border closures and keeping us informed about difficulties and the way they overcame them
I cannot recommend Gail and Steve highly enough. Simply superb.
Martin Milner (happily moved from Hampshire to Caleta). mfpmilner AT hotmail d0t co d0t uk
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Please be careful about believing crisis info posts on Fakebook, Social Media and even mainline news sources: There are tons of hoaxes circulating. If there is no verifiable source provided with the info, while it may contain some degree of truth (as do all good lies) you should always have a healthy degree of scepticism. -Ed.
Esteemed pianist comes to Granada Music and Dance Festival: The esteemed Krystian Zimerman will debut at the 69th Festival Internacionale de Musica y Danza de Granada at the head of the Orquesta Ciudad de Granada. Zimerman will offer for the first time as soloist and conductor a comprehensive of Beethoven’s piano concertos in three parts on July 16, 21 and 26 at the Palacio di Carlo V. Full story: https://www.euroweeklynews.com/2020/07/15/esteemed-pianist-comes-to-granada-music-and-dance-festival/
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You will then be offered a choice of information on the different issues.
The service also offers the option of speaking to an operator for those requiring further information or with a specific query not dealt with by the automated options. Source: https://www.thelocal.es/20200218/spain-launches-dedicated-brexit-hotline
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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
Nerja 952 524 519
Torrox: 952 531 030
Frigiliana: 952 533 231
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Fire Station (Bomberos): 080
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Torrox: 952 539 828
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Frigiliana: 952 533 126
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