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The Axarquia Sentinella Edition No 107

July 13

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m Fro Ed... the I’m writing this month’s editorial from a little town called Polson, in Montana. It’s not the most luxurious town in the world. In fact, my boyfriend and I often jokingly describe it as “junky.” But, nevertheless, we are staying in a beautiful, Light-filled, spacious house overlooking Flathead Lake, which is located on an Indian reservation area. As summer approaches, every day that goes by we see something new on or around the lake. So far we’ve seen ducks, speedboats, eagles, and an eye-pleasing collection of other exotic looking birds. Montana is known as Big Sky, simply because in this part of America, one sees A LOT of sky, which is especially pretty on a sunny day when a few puffy clouds show up, or on a clear night when the stars seem even more abundant and sparkly than usual. However, with all that said, tomorrow we pack our bags and leave Montana for Sun Valley, Idaho. Sun Valley is an exclusive part of Idaho, popular with celebrities and film stars. Among those who have second homes in Sun Valley are Tom Hanks, Robin Williams, Arnold Schwartzenegger, and Demi Moore and Bruce Willis. Sun Valley is a popular tourist destination among Americans. It’s the place to be fit and healthy. There are numerous hiking trails, cycle paths, mountains, lakes, ski slopes, rivers and creeks. So I’m looking forward to doing lots of exercise during my time here. When I’m not exercising, I plan to continue writing more books, editing books for my clients, and seeing where The Light is led to continue shining its wisdom. I’ll share more of my adventures here next month…

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The Sentinella is eternally dedicated to Colin Checkley, the founder and editor of The Sentinel Magazine. May he rest in peace. (Born; 1960 Died; 2004)

Love & Light to everyone in sunny Spain!

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Strange News

Rib Ticklers.........................................Page 18 Countries of the World.......................Page 20 Find the Cat........................................Page 41 Sitters Digest......................................Page 42 Health Watch......................................Page 58 Useless Facts.....................................Page 68 Fruit Facts..........................................Page 80 Film Review........................................Page 85 Funny Pics.........................................Page 88 Beer Corner........................................Page 90 Paparazzi...........................................Page 92 Amazing Marine Life..........................Page 94 What’s On........................................Page 104 Information.......................................Page 106 Jokes................................................Page 108 Puzzle Pages...................................Page 110 The Trader........................................Page 112 Horoscopes......................................Page 116 Directory...........................................Page 117

A beautiful rainbow over Lake Vinuela sent in by Jan Baird. glad those rain clouds have gone now! if you have a photo you have taken around axarquia and would like it printed in this space email: tell us where the photo was shot and if you like we will publish your name too! 

Dream Car - A British man has created his own Jetsons-style bubble car - partly made out of junk and based on a design he sketched in the pub. Paul Bacon, 39, from Leicester, doodled the Jetsons-style vehicle before hand-building what he believes is the first bubble-top car made in the UK. Dubbed The Cosmotron, the amazing 140mph dream machine is partly made up of cleverly disguised household objects. The steering wheel has the top of a rocket firework in its centre and a circular shower drain on the mount. Elsewhere there are moisturiser bottletops on the rear grille, a central heating system which doubles as a fake radio and John Lewis salt and pepper pots sit atop the impressive engine. The streetlegal and taxed twoseater began life in 2011 when Mr B a c o n bought a used 1998 BMW Z3 to act as a base for his design. "As this is a unique car there were obviously no parts available for it so I had to make do with what I could find that fitted the bill," he said. Mr Bacon added: "I liked the idea of creating a moving sculpture. If you build a sculpture in your back garden maybe your friends and family see it. If it's a car then everyone sees it." Miracle baby - A US woman who gave birth the day after a two hour training run didn't even know she was pregnant. Trish Staine, 33, of Duluth, Minnesota, thought her back pain was down to training for a half marathon later this month. The mother of three says she hadn't put on any weight or felt any foetal movement - and her husband had a vasectomy. But after her back pain got worse and she was taken to hospital for a check-up, she was told she was about to have a baby. She was whisked to the delivery room and in what she said seemed like five minutes later, her daughter was born, weighing 6lb 6oz. The couple are to call their baby girl, who was born about five weeks premature, Mira - short for miracle.

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Things My Mother Taught Me! Naughty Mother! 1. My mother taught me about WEATHER. "Your room looks like a tornado hit it." 2. My mother taught me about RELIGION. "You better pray that comes out of the carpet." 3. My mother taught me about TIME TRAVEL. "If you don't straighten up I'm going to knock you into the middle of next week." 4. My mother taught me about OSMOSIS. "Shut your mouth and eat your supper." 5. My mother taught me about the CIRCLE OF LIFE. "I brought you into this world, I can take you out." 6. My mother taught me about ENVY. "There are millions of less fortunate children in the world who don't have wonderful parents like you."

7. My mother taught me about RECEIVING. "You are going to get it when we get home." 8. My mother taught me about GENEALOGY. "Shut that door... You think you were raised in a barn?" 9. My mother taught me about JUSTICE. "One day you'll have kids... I hope they turn out just like you!" 10. My mother taught me about LOGIC. "Because I said so, That's why." 11. My mother taught me about STAMINA. "You'll sit there until your spinach is gone." 12. My mother taught me about IRONY. "Keep crying. I'll give you something to cry about.".......

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De Cotta Law Spain’s New Mortgage Law –Helping home owners in arrears. By De Cotta Law The economic crisis has hit Spain particularly hard and the subsequent high unemployment and economic hardship in this country has led to record levels of mortgage arrears and evictions. The recent Law 1/2013 of May 14, for mortgage holders, is intended to respond to the growing demand to help home owners that are encountering issues with their repayments, and those that might be facing possible eviction. The new law is complex but it is fair to say that it goes someway to reversing the recent trend in evictions that have led to tragic suicides and instead begins to help home owners find a solution with their lenders that means they can stay in their homes. For example, the new law offers the potential to suspend immediately and for a period of up to two years evictions in cases in which the creditor (the bank) is awarded the residence of the debtor. This exceptional measure in reality refers to owners that are at risk of social exclusion. In order for home owners to take advantage of this protection, they need to meet a number of criteria. For example, these borrowers even in negative equity, would need to continue to make some payment based on a minimum interest rate. In addition, this revised law means: • The law establishes a limitation for setting default interest, which may not exceed three times the legal interest and may only accrue on the outstanding capital. It prohibits the capitalisation of interest on arrears. •In the case of extrajudicial sale of the mortgaged property before a Notary, the sale must appear in the official gazette, so genuine bidders can make offers. •If it is considered in a court that the borrowers are being treated unfairly by their lender, the court will bring both parties to a hearing: •Costs are limited to 5% of the mortgage in arrears. •The home owner is now liable for no more than 50% of the debt of the mortgage. •For those wishing to bid for a property in arrears, the deposit is reduced from by 20% to 5%. • Once the auction is held and approved, the winning bidder has 40 days to deposit the rest of the price (previously 20). • If there are no bidders at the auction, at least 70% of the value of the mortgage must be cov-

ered where it is a primary residence. • The type of auction may not be less than 75% of the appraised value to be contained in the articles of incorporation of the mortgage loan. •The bank cannot foreclose unless the mortgage is at least 3 months in arrears. These measures are intended to make it fairer for the home owner to recover their situation in a time of crisis. It also gives home owners the right to negotiate with their bank to find a sustainable solution for their mortgage debt. The options for borrowers have been extended so that mortgage holders have the right to live in the property for two years, and pay 3% of the interest. These new measures are not applicable when there is an ongoing foreclosure proceeding and an auction date has already been agreed. For full details of the new mortgage law and how home owners can protect their rights, please contact De Cotta Law. De Cotta Law (De Cotta McKenna y Santafé) C/Diputación 11, 29780, Nerja (Malága) Tel: 952 527 014 Fax: 952 523 428


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Rib Ticklers! Actual advertisement in The New York Post: For Sale by owner: Complete set of Encyclopedia Britannica. 45 volumes. Excellent condition. $1,000 or best offer. No longer needed. Got married last weekend. Wife knows everything.................. ------------------------------------------------------------Why we split up - She told me we couldn't afford beer anymore and I'd have to quit. Then I caught her spending $65 on make-up. So I asked, how come I had to give up stuff and not her. She said she needed the make-up to look pretty for me. I told her that was what the beer was for. I don't think she's coming back. ------------------------------------------------------------Happy Anniversary: "You think so much of golf that you don't even remember when we were married." "Of course I do, my dear, it was the day I sank that forty-foot putt." ------------------------------------------------------------Good basis for marriage? A husband and wife were at a party chatting with some friends when the subject of marriage counseling came up. "Oh, we'll never need that. My husband and I have a great relationship," the wife explained. "He was a communications major in college

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interesting Facts - Eritrea emerged from its long war of independence in 1993 only to plunge once again into military conflict, first with Yemen and then, more devastatingly, with its old adversary, Ethiopia. Today, a fragile peace prevails and Eritrea faces the gigantic tasks of rebuilding its infrastructure and of developing its economy after more than 30 years of fighting. The unresolved border issue compounds other pressing problems. These include Eritrea's inability to provide enough food; two thirds of the population receive food aid. Moreover, economic progress is hampered by the proportion of Eritreans who are in the army rather than the workforce. The constitution of Eritrea states "equality of all Eritrean languages", and therefore the country has no official language. Tigre and Tigrinya are spoken as first language by more than 80% of the population. Tigrinya and Arabic are the two languages used for official purposes. English and Italian are widely understood by people.

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Chromosome The X and Y’s of it........

Y should I clean my room?

People born before 1946 are called: the greatest generation

Y should I wash and iron my own clothes?

People born between 1946 and 1964 are called: the Baby Boomers People born between 1965 and 1979 are called: generation X And people born between 1980 and 2010 are called: generation Y why do we call the last group - generation Y? Y should I get a job? Y should I leave home and find my own place? Y should I get a car when I can borrow yours?

Y should I buy any food? Y should I do anything when I can get it all for FREE? But perhaps a cartoonist explained it most eloquently below...

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Neil Armstrong In case you didn't already know this little titbit of trivia.... On July 20, 1969, as commander of the Apollo 11 lunar module, Neil Armstrong was the first person to set foot on the moon.

On July 5, 1995, in Tampa Bay, Florida, while answering questions following a speech, a reporter brought up the 26-year-old question about Mr. Gorsky to Armstrong. This time he finally responded because Mr. Gorsky had died, so Neil Armstrong felt he could now answer the question. Here is the answer to "Who was Mr. Gorsky":

His first words after stepping on the moon, "that's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind," were televised to earth and heard by millions. But just before he re-entered the lander, he made the enigmatic remark "Good luck, Mr. Gorsky." Many people at NASA thought it was a casual remark concerning some rival soviet cosmonaut. However, upon checking, there was no gorsky in either the Russian or American space programs. Over the years, many people questioned Armstrong as to what the - 'good luck, Mr. Gorsky' statement meant, but Armstrong always just smiled.


In 1938, when he was a kid in a small mid-western town he was playing baseball with a friend in the backyard. His friend hit the ball, which landed in his neighbour's yard by their bedroom

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If you are thinking if reforming think of Multiparquet & sevices based in Torrox Costa since 2002 reforming and decorating for you! Specialising in Parquet flooring, underfloor heating, decorating, reforms and they provide an IKEA service, they supply, deliver and assemble. Call Matthias 652 357 584. Have you been to Caribe on the Paseo Maritimo, a fantastic location with uninterrupted views of the Mediterranean. Enjoy delicious food with menu del Dia for only 7.50€ for 2 courses or 9.50€ for 3 courses which includes a drink per person (beer-wine or a soft drink. They have fantastic homemade gateau’s and a new 3 chocolate gateau to enjoy, great with a delicious coffee. Fresh fish cooked Andalucían style, pizzas and value meals such as Pinchitos de Cerdo de Pollo only 5.50€ and Alinbias en salsa de tomates only 3.50€. Paella is available from 1.30pm every Sunday, for only 7.80€ includes a soft drink or small beer or glass of wine, bread and Alioli. Takeaway also available. Caribe can even cater for weddings and birthday parties with celebratory cakes made ot order. Call in or telephone to find out more. New Indian restaurant in Torrox Pueblo, ‘shalimar’, C/ La Fuente, 6, 952 538 614, 647 220 813, 632 854 169. Open 7 days a week 1pm-1am. Chef with 15 years experience in cooking traditional Indian cuisine, wide selection of Indian dishes. Every day 105pm Indian curry tapas, changes daily, chicken tikka masala & rice 1€, chicken pakora, 50 cents, onion bhaji, 50 cents, vegetable pakora, 50 cents, chicken tikka, 1€. Also special meal deals for pizzas, chicken tikka rolls and kebabs, eat in or take away, free delivery for Torrox, El Morche, Nerja including the Tropicana area, between7pm-11pm. Special Hindu and Turkish dishes available 1pm-4pm & 6pm-midnight. CardioDance: Learn to salsa, cha cha, swing and

MULTIPARQUET & SERVICES since 2002 reforming and decorating for you!

Parquet flooring, underfloor heating, decorating, reforms, IKEA Service: we supply, deliver and assemble

Avda. Europa, Blq 83, Torrox Costa Call: Matthias 652 357 584 Website: www.multiparquet .es For more information and no obligatory quote!

held in all these, plus rumba, salcha and choreographed routines. 606 086 300

russells British store always have a great stock of favourite British products. Get yourself ready for BBQ´s we have burgers, sausages, meat joints, steaks & BBQ sauces. We also have our regular vegetarian food & frozen weight watchers ready meals as well as our normal frozen food section. Popular ciders such as Scrumpy Jack as well as Guinness, lager & Crabbies ginger beer. Cleaning products, toiletries, pet food, greeting cards & more. Every month we have special offers in store so please call in to see our July offers. If we haven’t got something you are looking for please ask and we can try and get it.


REF 1269 GREAT OFFER NEXT TO BEACH One bedroom apartment just 2 minutes from the beach, 60m2, newly renovated, fully furnished, american fully equipped kitchen with all domestic appliances, air con hot/cold, very centrally located to all amenities, restaurants, bars and shops, community pool and tennis courts

85,000€ Negotiable

Guido Ba Block 76, G 29793 Torrox Costa www.guidob Sales: Siobha Rentals: Manue

Contact Lewis insurance services for reputable buildings & contents insurance, car insurance, private medical insurance, pets insurance, funeral plans, cars bought & sold, call Mark on 653 322 392. Does your car need some love and attention? Want a professional service? Competitive prices and a lifetime labour guaranteed? Then give Forster’s autos a call in Torrox Costa. Available for all repairs, servicing, audio & valeting. Tel: Eng: 654 989 706 or Spanish 678 973 656 Join us at Los amigos in July. Our regular line up of line dancing is on Mondays at 7pm. Every Tuesday at 2.30pm we have traditional skittles. Quiz night and play your cards right every Wed at 9pm. Karaoke Monday afternoon with happy hour prices, beer 2€. Also Karaoke on Fridays at 9pm and Sunday nights Open Jam session with Copperfin or Alf & Vic from 9pm. Live music on Saturday nights see noticeboard for details.

Café Bar Paco Services: Sales & Rentals - Translation Service Legal & Fiscal Solicitors Property Maintenance C/Almirante Ferrandiz (Cristo), 62 Nerja Tel: 952 52 32 67 rebeccah Curtis wellbeing Centre The centre is open Tues-Sat 10am until 3pm. Urb. Laguna Beach, Centro Commercial B, No. 16 Torrox Costa, Tel: 952 53 01 22 &  651 956 284 Jacky Davies is a qualified counsellor with 9 years experience in both the public & private sector. Jacky has also worked with CRUSE (UK bereavement agency) 1997-2003 and is also trained in couples counseling. Jacky is also trained in Critical Incident Debrief therapy and was on the

FISH & SEAFOOD TAPAS & VARIOUS DISHES Plaza de la Constitución, Torrox For reservations: 605 87 46 43 dedicated rental team can offer you sales & long term rentals. Please call Manuela for more information on: 952532427 or send an email to We are open everyday from 9.30-14.00 & 16.00-20.00 also Sat from 10.30-14.00. We are also contactable on our mobiles 24hrs. Come and see us, I am sure we can help you. Our Motto ¨Guido Bauer once a client, always a client¨¨. s.M. servicios inmobiliarios, a highly respected estate agent in C/ Almirante Ferrandis 62, (the post office street), in Nerja. We have been established for 7 years, specialising in sales, long term rentals & holiday rentals. We will now be branching out into the Torrox area. Along with our lawyers & accountants we can offer you a full comprehensive service to suit all your needs. Watch this space for more news.


auer S.L. Ground floor a Tel 952 532427 an 606 631 143 uela 654 369 298

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team of 2 terrorist incidents (9/11 New York & Bali) & has also worked with people who have witnessed other traumatic deaths e.g. suicides, road traffic incidents etc.To make an appointment call Jacky direct on 657 579 244. Hi, we would like to introduce you to “guido Bauer s.L.” We are a family business dedicated to all types of property management. We now have one large office in Torrox Costa, Centro International Block 76, ground floor. We are no longer connected to the office which we had opposite Supersol in Torrox Costa, this office is now an independent agent who has nothing to do with Guido Bauer S.L., please direct all enquiries to us in Block 76 this is very important for us. Thank you. Here you will find our friendly team all tri-lingual speaking Spanish, English, German and French. We are estate agents, property managers & rental agents, also helpful with translation services, wills and inheritance & all types of insurances. Our

raza hotel have excellent facilities for your Dog, Cat or Rabbit, the perfect Hotel for your pets while you are away. In the countryside your dogs can enjoy secure outdoor play areas with toys provided & kennels with indoor sleeping area & outside run. For Cats, large catteries with cosy beds, toys & activities to keep them occupied. The Raza Hotel also offer a safe place to leave your Rabbit or Parrot as well as providing dog grooming services. Open 10am-7pm, 7 days a week. If you would like to visit, Paco & Antonio would be happy to show you the facilities. For more information call: 952 52 5417, 686 904 792 or 616371034, or email: or visit the Cafe Paco's Bar, Plaza de la Constitucion, Torrox, 605 87 46 43, specialising in fish & seafood dishes, wide selection of freshly made tapas, ham & cheeses, meat & salad dishes. Traditional Spanish bar in the centre of Torrox. Open 7 days a week, 8am2am.

For more information call us on: 952 535 417 :: 686 904 792 616 371 034 Or email us at: Or visit our website at:

CAFE SPORTS BAR LA BODEGA Free wifi and Sports on 3 screens Thursday Quiz starts 9pm Saturday Karaoke starts 9.30pm Tapas, Breakfasts, Burgers, Bar Snacks, Daily Specials

3 Course Sunday Lunch - 8€  Served 1pm - 4pm Open daily 10.30am - Late Located behind Tourist Information Office/Library

Torrox Costa Tel: 674 225 713

Clinica Casa Blanca Therapy Centre Torrox Costa since 2008

Osteopathy, Massages, Bowen technique, Lymphatic drainage, Reflexology, Reiki, Shiatsu, Craneo Sacral, Ear-Acupuncture Special Massage Offers!

* Whole body massage 75 min: 1 session = 39€ - 3 sessions = 108€ * Whole body massage 2 hours: 1 session = 59€ - 3 sessions = 167€ * Back, Neck and Shoulders or Legs 45 minutes: 21€

5 sessions = Last one half price - 10 sessions = Last one free (Each session paid separately, discount available only on the last session) *Neck and Shoulders or Feet massage 30 mins *Therapy for pain and illnesses *Osteopathy *Bowen technique *Reflexology approx. 60 mins *Lymphatic drainage *Craneo Sacral Therapy *Reiki/Shiatsu/Metamorphic technique *Ear Acupuncture

15€ 40€ 45€ 40€ 20€ Bianca Bojahr From 20€ Gift Vouchers 45€ available 30€ Forever Living 20€ products Urb. Jardines del Mar / Bloque C3 Tel.: 952 967 628 or 659 374 673 (also home visits) (On the coast road N340 heading towards Nerja, 1 km at the traffic lights at Peñoncillo)

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English Dentist: Dr. Michael Mannish B.D.S. (univ. of London)

Harley St. Cosmetic Dentist of 25 yrs. Take advantage of our free 2nd opinion before you start your treatment elsewhere Competitive prices

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We Speak English, German & French Centro Internacional, Blq. 86, TORROX COSTA

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Bar y Restaurante

Laguna Beach - Torrox Costa Breakfasts, Snacks & Full Menu - Specialising in Ribs, Wings, Steaks & Chicken Traditional Sunday Lunch 9am - 3pm / 6pm - Late / Thurs & Fri Special menus / Sunday 1pm - 8pm Closed Wednesdays For more info call: Thomas or Kerstin

952 968 100 / 696 516 534 Free wifi and PC usage


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Air Conditioning - The Facts! Using the latest advancements in inverter technology, modern air conditioners are both quieter to run and more economical to operate than conventional on/off AC units. air conditioning - is it really that expensive to run these days? An air conditioner described as using "inverter technology” has the ability to continuously control its thermal transfer rate (cooling) by modifying the compressor's speed in response to the amount of cooling required. This gives much better efficiency and costs as little as 8cts/hr to run. The old type of on/off machines run at a constant 100% capacity as soon as they are switched on. re-gas - what’s all that about then? An air conditioning system uses a gas or liquid called a refrigerant to enable cooling and heating of your home. Over time, this refrigerant can leak from the system and will need to be replaced, or you will not get peak performance. The usual sign of this will be if the machine is not cooling very well. Equally, if too much refrigerant is added, the same problems can occur -- beware of unqualified technicians who use just a bottle

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and gauges when refilling. The only way to know how much gas is in a system is to take it out with specialist equipment to weigh it! Regular or annual servicing of AC systems will detect a shortfall or even overfill. We at Polar Air pride ourselves in “re-gassing” AC correctly and to F-GAS 2079 international standards. Does my aC really need a service? Ask yourself the following:- Do you want to breathe in cleaner air? - Do you want to help the longevity of your AC unit? - Do you want to improve its efficiency and therefore reduce running costs? - Does the air flowing out of the machine smell? - Has it stopped cooling or heating to a satisfactory temperature? If the answer to any of these questions is “yes” then your system needs a service. Regular servicing (once or twice a year depending on usage) can help with all the above and won’t cost you an arm and a leg. Look out for the special offers from Polar Air. See main advert opposite.

QUIZ NIGHTS!! @ The Viva with Tony (The Sentinella) Come on down to the best Quiz in the area!!

It’s done in a Bingo format, which levels the playing field regards who wins. You don’t have to be Einstein!! It’s all about which numbers come out.

Open every day from 13:00 till 16:00 & 18:00 till 00:00

Where? - Bar Viva C/Dr. Maranon, Torre del Mar When? - Every Thursday from 8.30pm for 9pm start

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The Ocean - Through Children’s Eyes! Children Writing About the Ocean. The next time you take an oceanography course, you will be totally prepared. 1) This is a picture of an octopus. It has eight testicles. (kelly, age 6) 2) If you are surrounded by ocean, you are an island. If you don't have ocean all round you, you are incontinent. (Mike, age 7) 3) - Sharks are ugly and mean, and have big teeth, just like Emily Richardson. She's not my friend any more. (rebecca, age 6)

baby brother is always crying, my Dad keeps yelling at my Mum, and my big sister has just got pregnant, so I can't think what to write. (amy, age 6) 7) Some fish are dangerous. Jellyfish can sting. Electric eels can give you a shock. They have to live in caves under the sea where I think they have to plug themselves in to chargers. (Christopher, age 7) 8) When you go swimming in the ocean, it is very cold, and it makes my willy small. (kevin, age 6)

4) - A dolphin breaths through an asshole on the top of its head. (Billy, age 8)

9) Divers have to be safe when they go under the water. Divers can't go down alone, so they have to go down on each other. (Becky, age 8)

5) My uncle goes out in his boat with 2 other men and a woman and pots and comes back with crabs. (Millie, age 6)

10) - On vacation my Mom went water skiing. She fell off when she was going very fast. She says she won't do it again because water fired right up her big fat ass. (Julie, age 7)

6) I'm not going to write about the ocean. My



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We offer safe, tranquil accomodation for your cat. Our pens are safe and secure but with all the comforts of home, making it very cosy. Only 20 mins from Torre del Mar, inland towards Vinuela, Campo Cats is a short 2 min drive from a main tarmac road which gives very good access. We welcome inspection visits where we can discuss your cat’s personal needs. We only accept cats that are fully vaccinated Also, we can provide a collection & delivery service. For further details, call Linda on: 665 510 735 Campo Cats Cattery

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“Serving a selection of new dishes and of course, Fresh Fish! Attractive prices” Fresh Cod & Chips available everyday just 8€ Special Offer! Delicious Lobster 500gr. - only 18€ Now taking reservations for firework night 15th August C/Marquita 3, Paseo Puerta del Mar, Almuñecar Tel: 958 630 245 / 629 882 696 You can find us near the old Post Office, in front of the entrance to the underground car park. Closed Wednesdays

P l a z Café a L/ Bar ounge “Best of British” Food Always Available Including Traditional Sunday Roast Choice of fresh Meats & Fresh Vegetables Homemade Yorkies & Gravy (THE BEST FOR MILES SO OUR CUSTOMERS TELL US) Guest English Ales and Guinness also available

Not Forgetting England’s Favourite “Indian Curries” Tuesday – Friday Evenings 3 Course Meal Available - €10pp Inc. Free Bottle of House Wine Per Couple “New Venue” Regular Live Entertainment Saturday Evenings Check out our Facebook for Artistes & Dates

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Sitter’s Digest Continuing with our new section from an old book from Sitter’s Digest entitled ‘Laughs in the smallest room’ . The book cost 5 old shillings. Just good clean, old fashioned titilating fun from the fifties - Enjoy! Very short stories... Familiarity breeds... The difference between dark and hard is that it gets dark every night.

a car in London. I met a woman who was willing - Now I’m using penicillin. As one rabbit said to another, “You’ve had it.” It takes some men all night to do what they used to do all night “How’s your wife?” “Better’n nothing.” Said one burp to another, “Do you want to come up with me, or do you want to stay down here and become a stinker?”

How does the little mouse entertain his girlfriend? With his mouth organ. An old maid is a Miss that always misses but never Mrs. Taking a wife to Paris on holiday is like having


100% Damp Proofing solutions Welcome to MAdeREINA S.L. we are specialists in preventing and repairing damages from mould, moisture and water leakage by deep-impregnation of surfaces like cement, concrete, bricks tiles etc.

Our high-efficient, 100% ecological and non-toxic LiFE LastiNg products give a permanent protection and it leaves a water repellent surface. For Roofs, Walls, Bathrooms, Swimming Pools, Terraces & Foundations. The most effective product on the market and considerably cheaper Saves up to 35% - 50% on energy bills 10 year guarantee and the treatment lasts a lifetime!

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We work with the top brands wNuria Ferrer wDocor wBora Bora C/ Princesa, 1 Torre del Mar (at the top of the street towards the market) Tel: 952 546 683 Email:

English Dental Technician 30 years experience Fully Qualified Denture Repairs Adjustments / Duplications Based in Torrox Pueblo We can visit if needed Call Graham for confidential advice on any denture problem on: 952 539 219 / 622 719 640

aUtOCOOL Fully Mobile Service specialising in car air-con system service and repair. We also refurbish sun damaged headlights. Call now for a quote: 951 321446 or 616 264067

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*Dental Cosmetics *Implants Crowns & Bridges Algarrobo Costa Tel: 952 55 05 21

Torrox Costa Tel: 952 53 20 12

Emergencies: 678 974 892


“BARGAINS GALORE” 1st Sunday of every month

Restaurant El Pantano 9.30am - 1.30pm

(On the A356 towards Colmenar, overlooking the lake)

Call: 657 399 995 / 619 471 301

Painter & Decorator *Qualified Tradesman *Over 35 years experience *All aspects of the trade covered *Reasonable Rates *References Supplied

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The Terminator Wasps & their nests TERMINATED Call: 699 233 999


Van & trailers. Light haulage, removals up to 25m3, car & boat transport. Vinuela based, 25 years experience. Local or anywhere in Europe. Regular Spain-UK-Spain trips. Phone 636 844 209 E-mail:

For all your building & renovation requirements Professional builders for 30 years 10 years trading here in spain

New builds, Reforms, Terracing, Bathrooms, Kitchens, Block paving, Driveways, Plastering & rendering, Swimming pools, Sound proofing, Damp investigation and rectification, Specialised waterproofing, Electrical works, Architectural service & much more. No Job too big or too small. Free itemised, no obligation quotations at very competitive prices

Tel: 665 322 136 - 952 539 423

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NO HIDDEN COSTS and free delivery/collection to the airport along the coast to Nerja.

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Opening Hours 12pm - 4pm 6.30pm - 12am

Call Gilly on: 630 211 907 Monday - Friday 9.30am - 2pm La Vinuela Pueblo (Down steps at side of Bank)

Chris wright´s Property services specialist in Plumbing, Carpentry, tiling, Electrical, Painting, Decorating & general Building works. From Bespoke handmade kitchens & Bathrooms to Patios & Extensions City & guilds qualified & a time served tradesman. For a professional & reliable service

Call Chris on: (0034) 655 240 957 Legal and Fully insured References available on request

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Anytime...Anywhere Locally based, 12 cubic metres €25 per hour

Small Loads to U.K Secure Dry Storage available Call Mark: 669 255 968


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Legionella treatment, wood treatment, rat, wasp & Cockroach control, Disinfestation, Fumigation C/infantes, 29 torre del Mar tel: 615 69 10 27


Advertise here from just 25 euros per month Call: 664 210 468 Email:

Removals and Deliveries Up to 12m3 Most areas Ultra Reliable 22â‚Ź per hour Call Andrew:

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Are you looking for a pool contractor who can

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Look no further, because w Construction of swimming pools / wet areas and external showers w Leak detection and repair w Salt systems w Pool covers / safety nets w Pool automation

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rafters rastro – New 2 You Shop. We buy and sell your unwanted household items. We sell a huge variety of goods which are changing every day. Normally we have in stock; a wide range of furniture, lamps, vases, ornaments, general bric a brac, books and good quality second-hand clothes. Contact Alan or Wendy. Come and see Glenn and Carlos at the Big garage. With more than 50 years experience as mechanics speaking English, Spanish, German and Dutch. They repair and service all makes of vehicles including 4x-4’s. Steel aluminium welding. Also long term car storage available. They are easy to find - leave the motorway exit and turn right down toward Nerja. Turn right just before Lidl and you will see our green door as you drive a short way into the industrial estate. Begin the night at Bar Pancho where you will experience the best Mojito in Nerja for just 3.50€. Enjoy every night good sound music like, Armin Van Buuren, Ferry Corsten, Markus Schulz & others. Find us on Antonio Million, Nerja. Open seven days a week from 11am – 2am. Also available 20 different freshly made tapas dishes and we have every day a special tapa of Portuguese Codfish or tapa & beer 1.50€. Las Delicias, C/Chaparil, 11, Edif. Albaida, Nerja, Open 7.30am - 3pm / 4.30pm-11pm 7 days a week. Selection of freshly made bread and rolls, Cornish pasties traditional and other fillings, cakes, freshly made sandwiches, drinks snacks and ice creams. Locked yourself out of your house or having lock problems? Call the 24 hour emergency locksmith, a fully qualified UK C&G tradesman. Or, simply call to book an appointment.

Opening hours: Mon - Fri: 10am - 8.30pm Sat: 10am - 2pm Tel: 952 521 401 Emergencies 24 hours: 603 708 457 C/Chaparil, 3 NERJA


Bar Pancho The Best MOJITO

in Nerja only 3.50 euros Shots 1.50 euros Happy Hour 15.00 - 19.00 Calle Antonio Million

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Selection of freshly made bread and rolls, Cornish pasties traditional and other fillings, cakes, freshly made sandwiches, drinks snacks and ice creams

C/Chaparil, 11, Edif Albaida, Nerja Open 7.30 -15.00 / 16.30 - 23.00 7 days a week

If your car needs repairing or you want to have is spray painted, visit Arturo at artucolor for the best price and service. Artucolor is a general mechanics workshop offering car body repairs and body painting. Clinica Veterinaria almijara For all your pets veterinary needs, services including in clinic consultations, X rays, Blood tests, Analysis, Teeth cleaning, Surgery and home visits. 24 hour emergency service- 656 825 319. English, Spanish, German, French and Czech speaking. Dog & Cat Grooming. Stockiest for Specific, Royal Canin and other brand names for dog and cat food. Website: Open Monday-Friday 10.00-13.30, 17.30-20.30, Saturday 10.0013.30.You can call the Clinic on 95 252 1507 for further information. Do you feel tired after walking all day? Do your feet and legs feel tired? We’ll make your vacations unforgettable. Essere will give your body and mind a well deserved relaxation. Enjoy your vacation fully. Contact us at 722 105 740 or Essere yoga is a wellness center specialised in the following therapies: yoga, alternative therapies, personalised therapy programs, active meditation and postural education for children and teens using a special yoga program designed just for them. We also train whoever would like to expand their knowledge. We at Essere Yoga believe that every one’s born with the tools to reach interior peace and happiness we just will like to help you use them. saborito y De haro, C/De Los Huertos, 52, Nerja, 952 521 139 - mobile 609 513 876. email. - 35 years experience in installations, repairs, maintenance, general reforms, plumbing works, air conditioning, swimming pools, heating, solar energy, gas installations. starcar in Nerja for all your car repair needs: bodywork painting, service, pre I.T.V. check, air-conditioning, tyres, brakes, clutch etc. Also car transfers. Find them at Avda Alcalde Antonio Villasclaras just up from the BP garage as you are leaving Nerja on the right hand side and they are below the gym. Call Jonathan who speaks English on 637 801 325 Bureau de Change, C/ El Barrio, Nerja, 952 527 058, 687 795 595. We have been providing money exchange service with good rates and honesty for the last 25 years, we also transfer to the airport and excursions to the principal cities in Andalucia. We are open from Mon-Sat.

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Here we bring you the final part on blood pressure. Treating High Blood Pressure You can take effective steps to lower your blood pressure with changes to your lifestyle and by taking medication. Your choice of treatment will depend on your blood pressure level and your risk of developing a cardiovascular disease, such as a heart attack or stroke. If your blood pressure is slightly above 130/80mmHg but your risk of a cardiovascular disease is low, you should be able to lower your blood pressure by making some changes to your lifestyle. If your reading is moderately high 140/90mmHg or above and you’re at risk of cardiovascular disease in the next 10 years, treatment will involve medication and lifestyle adjustments. If your reading is very high 180/110mmHg or above you will need treatment soon, possibly further tests, depending on your health. Lifestyle changes Cut your salt intake to less than 6g (0.2oz) a day. Eat a healthy, low-fat, balanced diet, including plenty of fresh fruit and vegetables. Be active. Cut down on alcohol. Stop smoking. Lose weight. Drink less coffee. Try relaxation therapies.


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Please mention The Sentinella when responding to adverts Skin so summer by Teri Spears-Ball Summer is finally here and it’s time to get the shorts on and show those legs off. Woohoo! But wait, does the thought of revealing those pasty white, Pilsbury dough-boy legs with peeling skin fill you with panic? After spending months clad in boots, trousers and woolly socks, our legs need some serious TLC, and here’s where it starts. Follow these three simple steps to smooth, glowing legs that you won’t want to hide until October. 1. The first step is to de-fuzz. Whether you wax, shave or use depilatory cream, do it now. Few things are less glamorous than hairy legs, feet and toes -- unless you are a bloke, of course! Be gentle though -- nicks and scabs where you have cut yourself are equally unattractive. 2. Next, you must exfoliate. That dry flaky skin wants to leave your body, so slapping moisturiser on top is a futile exercise; you will still have that dry flaky skin the next day. Use an exfoliant which you like -- it needn’t be an expensive brand. Don’t be tempted to scrub hard with exfoliant. Think of your skin as being like the paintwork on a new car. When we are young it is polished and pristine, but like a car, through life we acquire a few dents and scratches. Every time you use anything very abrasive on the skin, you are scratching the surface, so be gentle. You wouldn’t take a Brillo pad to a brand new Ferrari -- although I do know of someone who did just that and it cost him £6000 for a respray! We cannot respray our skin, so use just enough pressure to remove dirt and dead skin cells. Moisten the skin first and use a gentle circular action, starting on your feet and working up to the top of your legs. Rinse off well, and pat skin dry with a towel. Body brushing is another good way to remove dead skin, and it improves circulation and skin tone. Use the brush on dry skin, then rinse and pat dry. 3. Next step -- and I cannot emphasise this enough -- is to moisturise, moisturise, moisturise. Almost everyone tells me that they can’t get a tan on their legs, and the answer is be


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Copying From Copies! The result of making copies from copies.... The new monk is assigned to helping the other monks in copying the old canons and laws of the church by hand. He notices, however, that all of the monks are copying from copies, not from the original manuscript. So, the new monk goes to the head abbot to question this, pointing out that if someone made even a small error in the first copy, it would never be picked up! In fact, that error would be continued in all of the subsequent copies.

down to look for him. He sees him banging his head against the wall and wailing. "We missed the R!" "We missed the R!!" "We missed the damn R!!!" His forehead is all bruised and he is crying uncontrollably. The young monk asks the old abbot: "What's wrong, father?" With a choking voice, the old abbot replies: "The word was...

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Are You Living With A Wolf?? Bought to us by Tina from Happy Hounds. Long before we humans populated the earth, packs of canids -- wolves, dogs, jackals, coyotes and foxes -- were already here. All these animals have one important trait: the configuration of their teeth is similar in all of them. Some of the broadly-accepted views about the origin of our domestic dog are:

You might think your dog understands every word you say, they do not, they might hear a word they are familiar with and respond to the tone of your voice. I will go into more detail next month commands and how to get your dog to respond to you. If you have a topic that you would like covered or a specific question please email Tina on:

Dogs are descended from wolves and jackals, and go back to a crossing between these two animals. The theory which supports that comes from scientific comparisons of the teeth and blood proteins of wolves and dogs, and we know humans had contact with dog-like animals in the Paleolithic period. Early cave paintings have shown us evidence that humans hunted with dogs and the animals lived with the humans. Because of their adaptability, dogs were able to adjust to humans and their way of life in a manner unequalled by any other creature. Humans would have found the dog’s talents for scenting, guarding, hunting and herding of great use to them and dogs would have enjoyed the food given to them, together with a warm place by the human’s fire to sleep. So our great relationship with dogs began! If we are living with a descendant of the wolf l think it is our responsibility to understand dogs as dogs, forgetting the centuries of cross breeding that have provided us with the many breeds we now have for companionship, working ability and intelligence. However, whether they are big or small – dogs are still wolves! To understand our dogs, it makes sense to go back to where they began and understand wolves: the structure of the pack, the roles the Alpha male and female have, the way they organise, interact, educate and discipline, so they all know their place and work as a team. To learn how to understand and communicate with a dog, watch a wolf -- their use of facial expressions, body language and vocalisations. Our dogs today react to our body language, facial expressions and voices -- not so much what we say, but the way we say it; dogs do not speak our language. We can teach them by changing the tone of our voices when giving commands.

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New Mum in Town - Baby’s 1st Bike Ride So, 16 months and summer is nearly here! But it hasn't half been windy! Jazmín is now at nursery every day for a couple of hours, and her list of baby vocab is growing mainly in English! Baby girl's favourite word is Teta/tetita, she just loves to shout it wherever she may be; the joy that brings to passers-by, they never tire of it.. You can imagine my horror, however, one afternoon on our beach trip when there were two (pert) ladies sunbathing topless. Horror number 1: Remembering my -- once pertiness -sigh. Horror number 2: Little J spots them and stops in her tracks. She yells "TETA" and lovingly stares (luckily ‘nearly’ toddlers can get away with a vacant stare). Drool puddles began to form and she started to march over. OH NOOOO! I jumped to my feet and grabbed her as quick as I could, before she latched onto those innocent, non-breastfeeding bosoms! So, Mummy and baby have a new summer toy. A bike with a baby bike seat. Spanish summer means no available parking and half hour delays anywhere in town, so it really is the perfect solution - and Mummy's quick bikini body fix (here's hoping).

The wind has finally died down, the bike has been fitted with a basket (for all those baby essentials) and we both have our ever-soattractive helmets. Jazmín is in her seat, and I have figured out how to get on and off -- and indeed cycle -- without either one of us falling (just about). Note to self: confidence is KEY when cycling with a baby! It's time...our first bike ride together...ready, steady, go... I had envisioned us cycling along the beach, a breeze keeping us cool, all smiles, all giggles. It didn't quite start off that way. In fact, Jazmín was crying and I was huffing and puffing (it seems that exercise has become quite alien to me), which also meant sweating and glowing... nice! However once the initial shock had subsided, we both settled and relaxed into the ride. My happy vision of a happy Mummy/baby bike ride came true :) What a great feeling! Surely, I am the luckiest Mama in the world - I get as much time as I want with my baby girl, and I get to enjoy moments like this every day. It makes all the hard times -- the sleep deprivation, the constant washing and cleaning -- worth it. Motherhood is, most definitely, the best job. More next month...

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Bananas aren’t just an appetising fruit – they can also be good for your health.

the affected area can be successful at reducing swelling and irritation. NErVEs: Bananas are high in B vitamins which help calm the nervous system.. ULCErs: The banana is used as a dietary food against intestinal disorders because of its soft texture and smoothness. It also neutralises over-acidity and reduces irritation by coating the lining of the stomach.

ENErgY: Bananas contain three natural sugars -- sucrose, fructose and glucose – and combined with fibre, give an instant, sustained and substantial boost of energy. Just two bananas can provide enough energy for a strenuous 90-minute workout.

tEMPEratUrE CONtrOL: Many other cultures see bananas as a 'cooling' fruit that can lower both the physical and emotional temperature of expectant mothers. In Thailand, for example, pregnant women eat bananas to ensure their baby is born with a cool temperature.

DEPrEssiON: Bananas contain tryptophan, a type of protein which the body converts into serotonin, known to make you relax, improve your mood and generally make you feel happier.

So, the banana really is a natural remedy for many ills. It has four times the protein, twice the carbohydrate, three times the phosphorus, five times the vitamin A and iron, and twice the other vitamins and minerals of an apple! It is also one of the best value foods around.

PMs: The vitamin B6 a banana contains regulates blood glucose levels, which can affect your mood.

Maybe it’s time to change the well-known phrase to, 'A BANANA a day keeps the doctor away!'

aNaEMia: Bananas are high in iron and so can stimulate the production of haemoglobin in the blood.


BraiN POwEr: This potassium-packed fruit can assist learning by making pupils more alert. CONstiPatiON: Since bananas are high in fibre, they can help restore normal bowel action. haNgOVErs: One of the quickest ways of curing a hangover is to make a banana milkshake, sweetened with honey. The banana calms the stomach and, with the help of the honey, builds up depleted blood sugar levels. The milk soothes and re-hydrates your system. hEartBUrN: Bananas have a natural antacid effect in the body. MOrNiNg siCkNEss: Snacking on bananas between meals helps to keep blood sugar levels up and avoid morning sickness. MOsQUitO BitEs: Rubbing a banana skin on


BLOOD PrEssUrE: The banana is high in potassium yet low in salt, making it perfect to beat high blood pressure.





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To me the name seems to conjure up images of the Marlon Brando film Sayonara and on visiting its famous circular cementary I almost expected to see the graves of Kelly and Katsumi, forever together after their final Sayonara! (but that is the romantic in me!) Leaving behind Hollywood of the 1950´s and zooming full speed ahead into the year 2013 we discover that Sayalonga has stayed pretty much as it was during Arab rule with the Mudejar-style Church of Santa Catalina, which was built in the XVI Century on the site of an old mosque and the 90,000 litre water tank El Ventorillo del Aljibe. One of the most important Arabic poets Mohamed Al-Hasmi, who wrote a poem about Mecca, was born at the Arab settlement, Batahiz, the ruins of which can still be seen beside this water tank. Other places of interest in this village that has been twinned with Piaggine in Italy, are the Ermita of San Cayetano, situated next to the church. There is a statue of the saint inside the Ermita which is thought to have been built around XVII. However, Sayalonga´s real claim to fame is the aforementioned circular cemetery, possibly the only one of its kind in Spain. Apparently it has more than 3,000 visitors a year making it one of the most visited architectural monuments in the Axarquía. To find out more about this incredible place, go to the Tourist Of-


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Right now, I’m feeling a little unsettled. Here I am, in the middle of the United States of America, far away from my home in Spain, and I’m having to exercise faith and trust, both of which are topics widely explored in The Light: A Book of Wisdom. A few days ago my boyfriend and I heard that we’ll be homeless as of Sunday, no longer able to stay in the house where we were previously living. That means we have just four more days to find the perfect abode. Yesterday, as we were looking, I saw a 333, a rainbow and a white butterfly, all of which are signs I look out for to show that Spirit is with me and that I’m on the right path. So, even though I have no doubt that come Sunday we’ll have a place to live, there’s still that inner feeling of anxiety. Plus, it’s kind of nice to feel settled, especially when I’m used to a daily meditation, chanting and yoga routine, a very healthy diet, plus many business and book related plans to spark into action. We all go through these periods in our life, where having faith is the key, and the lesson is always the same. Trust God. Have faith. Look out for the signs. Know that you’re looked after and that everything will be ok. All is well. You are safe. Take these messages with you throughout every ‘today’ and watch the miracles begin to happen. The Light is always with you!


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Beer Corner This months Beer of the month Blanche de Namur, is bought to us by The Axarquia Craft Beer Shop, La Domadora y El Leon in Calle Huertos, 60 Nerja

Recipe Of The Month

Bacon and Broccoli Salad This salad has the most amazing taste, perfect for a packed lunch or picnic.

appearance: Blonde, cloudy, milky (colloïdal by cold). The cloudy appearance is created at low temperature but disappears when the beer gets warmer or when it is kept too long in the cold.

12 rashers smoked streaky bacon 2 large broccoli florets 2 red onions, finely chopped 150g/6oz mature Cheddar cheese, grated 6 Tbsp mayonnaise 3 Tbsp white wine vinegar 3 Tbsp sugar

Flair: Fine fruity with a scent of the used spice, coriander and bitter orange.

Method: 1. Cook the bacon until crispy, cool, drain and crumble.

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2.Cut off the broccoli stalks and discard. Cut the florets into small pieces, toss together the broccoli florets, cooked crispy bacon, onion and cheese. In a small bowl or screw topped jar, combine the dressing ingredients and mix well. 3. Pour the dressing over the salad and toss well. Cover and refrigerate until ready to serve. 4.This salad will keep for several days refrigerated in a tightly sealed container

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They cruise at around 2.8-7.4km per hour in the water, but can swim double that speed -nearly 15km per hour -- for some time.

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Lake Vinuela Social Club held a BBQ at Scirocco's chill out bar Puente don Manuel on the 30th May. It was attended by 31 members who brought their own food and drinks, the talented BBQ chefs Chris Morton and Harvey Blair cooked the food to perfection. After all had eaten there were several egg and spoon races which were very scrupulous as some contestants seemed to be holding their eggs on with one thumb, then followed music and dancing by DJ David Lawrie, a surprise guest appearance by Alan Miles (Neil Diamond Tribute) finished the afternoon off with a good sing along.

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LT Construction Railway Sleeper Walls Railway sleepers are commonly used to create informal steps in gardens or to build raised flowerbeds and borders. However they can be very effective in retaining slipped banks or for the design of small retaining walls. Many properties in Spain are built on land which is inaccessible due to it being on steep slopes. A railway sleeper wall system is a relatively inexpensive solution which allows the landowner to access previously inaccessible space. This system also helps to create terraced slopes, offering a cheaper alternative to conventional walling. Because railway sleeper walls can be buried beneath the earth, landscape architects are afforded greater flexibility in the design of terraced banks. These newly-created spaces can be made ac-

cessible via paths and stairs and can also be populated with trees and plants to assist in stabilising the bank. Drainage -- using aggregates behind the wall and drainage pipes at the base -- is a vital component of any sleeper wall system. The longevity of this system has been proven time and time again. Even when the wooden sleepers have disintegrated, the concrete foundation and the effective drainage mechanisms remain intact. LT Construction would be pleased to conduct a survey of your land and suggest ways of making it more useable, accessible and visually appealing. Contact us for your free consultation on 659 324 586. See main advert below

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Your great little mag is bringing you a series of fiendish “Name that building” competitions in association with various local businesses Our third one is sponsored by La tasca in torre del Mar who have offered breakfast/lunch for 2 to the value of 25€ Simply name the famous building below. If you think you know the answer, then email it to: by 19th July 2013 THE WINNER FOR JUNE WAS KAREN GALLANT FROM  LOS ROMANES, CONGRATULATIONS !!!



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Up Up And Away!! Would you believe it all started with Kami and Keidi going for a flight in a hot air balloon with Graham and writing an article in The Sentinella. “If you are interested in joining Graham and his team give him a ring,” it read. “Are you interested” I asked him indoors…. ‘him’ who wouldn’t even go up in the cable car at Gibraltar for a wedding reception, and got a taxi up to the top instead. ‘Him’ who closes his eyes when we go over a bridge and drives on automatic pilot. “Yes,” he said and rang Graham. Well I fell about laughing. “Guess what” I told the family, “himself is going hot air ballooning.” We all fell about laughing, but the laugh was on us, because that is just what he did. Up he went in the balloon and was hooked. He came back from that trip with white knuckles, knotted insides and a desire to do it again and again and again, which he has done. He even joined the team for a balloon festival in Portugal and is off to Barcelona and Italy in July. Graham, the owner of the balloon, is a businessman in UK and has a home here in Spain. He not only balloons in the UK but all over Europe, including the Alps; one time he reached the dizzy heights of 25,000 feet. Me? “Never,” I said. “This is your hobby, not mine, so get on with it.” Get on with it he did and he is now one of Graham’s regular crew; he even roped in our friend Colin. Last week, Graham announced he was coming over and up they were going. Not enough

crew members as it was Colin’s first flight, so ‘himself’ wanted a navigator for the retrieving. “No, no, no” I said. He wore me down and away we went. We were up before the crack of dawn and when we all met up I couldn’t even get in the Landcruiser without a pull. After coffee at Antequera and a balloon had been let off to see which way the wind was blowing, the dawn had risen and off we went. Everyone went to their jobs while I stood around like the proverbial spare **** at a wedding. But I did take photographs. Off the balloon went. ‘Himself’ showed me the map and my heart sank. I know I will lose them, I thought. “If you shout at me, I will get in the back and you can retrieve yourself,” I said. Well he didn’t and off we went. First hamlet, couldn’t find the right road so had to double back and off we went again. It was great fun, trying to keep the balloon in our sight at the same time as watching where we were driving. We succeeded, but no thanks to the Spanish map system which was not up to date with the numbering of their roads. Eventually the balloon landed and all systems go again to pack it all back up and off for breakfast. This time I did make myself useful and lent a hand here and there, which was great but hard work.. We had a Spanish audience on the landing with a man and his son watching the whole performance. Am I hooked? Well put it this way, I will retrieve again, if asked and needed, but don’t think I will fly. But who knows?


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Every Tuesday Country Farmers Market between 10am and 1.30pm. Los Jardines del Trapiche Call: Anita 627 877 164 Every Tuesday Bar Atila, Puente don Manuel, Quiz 8.30pm. 682 502 870 Every Thursday Evening Bar Viva, C/Dr Maranon, Torre del Mar. Bingo Quiz night with a difference. Quiz mixed with Bingo!! from 8.30pm with cash prizes. Now hosted by yours truely, Tony of The Sentinella. Come on down for a great evenings entertainment. Call 952544362 Every Wednesday - learn to draw and paint. Art classes at La Vaqueria, Benamargosa 11am-1pm, 10€ includes refreshments and home made cake! Details see main advert below. Every Thursday - Arts & Crafts class at La Vaqueria, Benamargosa 11am-1pm Lively informal group cov-

ering a huge range of arts and crafts. 11am-1pm refreshments included, 10€. See main advert below for contact details. Every Friday Chiringuito Antonio Market, 10am 1.30pm Puente don Manuel. Nerja History Group meets the first Friday of each month at the Cultural Centre, Calle Granada, Nerja at 11.30. For more information, contact Jill Christian-Smith on: 952 538 526 664 760 405 Oct 12 Vinuela Ecological Farmers Market Opp. the Pharmacy. 1st & 3rd Sat each month. 10.30-14.30. Fresh Handmade organic produce. Fruit & Veg, Cakes, Chutney & Jams, Sweets, Tarts, Bread, Pasta & Fresh Sauces, Mustards, Olive Pate, Natural Soap, Fertilizer, etc. La VaQUEria thEME Night - every last Saturday of each month La Vaqueria in Benamargosa hosts a fantastic fun foody extravaganza with tastes from around the world. A different theme each time, costs just 10€ Tel: 952 517 273 for reservations. POCAPECUNIA, the Charity shop in aid of the Love A Child Foundation, has reformed the shop and is twice as big now. We are still always in need of clothes, household items, paperbacks, CD's and DVD's. Opening hours: Mon-Sat from 10am to 1.30pm. Calle Bella Vista 6 in Nerja (between the Parador and Hotel Villa Flamenca). CardioDance: Learn to Salsa, Cha Cha, Swing, Hustle. Dance Classes: Also includes Rumba, Sal Cha & Choreographed Routines Keep Fit Classes with or without weights.Your Heart, Your Life, Your Choice. Almeria to Estepona. Hugh Grant 606086300 RBL - Benajarafe Branch Meet every Friday from 12.30-2.30pm, at the coastal, Puerto Niza restaurant, we enjoy bingo, quizzes, more entertainment & monthly outings, a superb lunch inc. drinks, & we welcome all new and existing RBL members. Tel: 603 879 308 Vaqueria 1920's Gatsby Night, Saturday 27th July. Lots of authentic food from that era along with great fun, dance and fancy dress. 952 517 273 Bookings essential. The FHT Therapist' Support Group are organising a First Aid Workshop on Tuesday September 24rd (tbc) from 4 - 7pm. This will be held in Antonio's Bar/ Bar Andalucia, Benamargosa. Numbers will be restricted but you do not have to be a Therapist in order to attend. Contact Jenny Wright for further details or to sign up: tel. 633 759 988 or

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Dates For The Diary Trapiche Social Club meets every Wed at 12 noon2pm at the Trapiche Restaurant, just off the A356 Velez to Vinuela. The first Wed in the month is our regular lunch meeting when we enjoy a 3 course lunch with wine, casera and water for just 8.50€. All details of activities and trips are on the notice board at the club on a Wednesday between 12.00 & 2.00. Or call the bookings line 680 764 130 for details.

Previously held on the 2nd June 2013: Couple of snaps: Chris Stewart, Former Genesis Drummer and successful Author of many books including Driving Over Lemons displays his skills at Sheep Shearing in Nerja's Donkey Sanctuary.

RBL - Nerja We have regular lunches on the 1st Friday of each month at “La Pena Parda “restaurant in La Herradura and at Al Andalus hotel in Maro on the 3rd Thursday of each month. Non members are most welcome and should contact Marilyn on 952526423 ( or Dave on 654085811 ( to book, also anyone interested in joining the Legion. Every Friday La Vaqueria Supper Club. From 7pm enjoy a two course vegetarian meal with great company and lively chat! Reservations 952 517 273 Acoustic Roots gigs for July. All dates are subject to licences being issued by the Ayuntamiento. Please go to for up to date information. Friday 5th July Bar Restaurante Alberdini, Competa Tel: 952 553 512, Saturday 6th July Bar Restaurante El Cerezo, Canillas de Albaida Tel: 699 933 026, Sunday 7th July Bar Restaurante Teteria Hierbabuena, Competa Tel: 639 263 310 or 610 742 953, Friday 12th July Bar Restaurante La Plaza, Canillas de Albaida Tel: 952 553 254 / 609 167 127, Saturday 13th July Plaza Almijara (Main Square), Competa Tel: La Casona: 952 553 701, Perico's: 952 553 739, La Cantina: 658 338166, Friday 19th July Museo del Vino, Competa Tel: 952 553 314, sunday 21st July Bar Restaurante Teteria Hierbabuena, Competa Tel: 639 263 310 or 610 742 953, Friday 26th July Bar Restaurante La Plaza, Canillas de Albaida Tel: 952 553 254 / 609 167 127. Sunday 4th August Bar Restaurante Teteria Hierbabuena, Competa Tel: 639 263 310 or 610 742 953 Benajarafe International Social Club meet every Monday at 2.30pm at the Esperanza Cafe/Restaurant which is on the coast road at Km 261 in Benajarafe. We are a registered charity raising funds for H4H and another charity of the member's choice. For further details contact Heather on 634979565.

15th August The biggest night of the year in Almuñecar is the Fireworks Extravaganza that takes place tonight. This wonderful pyrotechnic display set to music has been wowing the crowds for years and this year will be no exception. If you are visiting Almuñecar for this event, it is recommended to arrive as early as possible during the day as car parking is very difficult as it gets later into the day. With over 100,000 people expected to attend this years display, arrive early to guarantee a place to park your car and a good spot to see the fireworks! Restaurant Sabina is the perfect place to get the very best view of the display and this evening Sabina is serving her special three course fireworks spectacular menu priced at just 40€ per couple and including a bottle of cava to share! Guaranteed to be a sell out, it is advised to book well in advance. See advert on page 40

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Royal British Legion Torre del Mar For information on events tel. 663 658 354 E-mail: / We meet every Wed at La Vega Rest Torre Del Mar next to Mercadona Lux Mundi Ecumenical Centre, Torre del Mar. Avda. Moscatel 1”I”,(Jardines Viña Malága/Antigua Casa de la Viña), Torre del Mar, 29740. Opening hours Mon-Fri 10am-1pm. Tel: 952 543 334 E-mail:lux Web: Daily Events MonComputer Know How. Half Orange (Widows/Widowers/Singles) Group. Wed-Art Group. Thurs– Computer Know How. Fri-"Espan-Glish". Regular Coffee Morning- library, boutique, bric-a-brac, books, preserves and videos for sale. Mobility Equipment Available: Wheelchairs, crutches, walkers, child car seat and many other mobility aids available on loan. July Events Monday 8th thru 9, 10,11th - LEARN SPANISH. There will be an Intensive Course for Intermediate to be held in the Centre. Time 10.00am to 12.30am. Price for the Course is 40€, which includes course materials and one drink per session. Thursday 18th - Visit ´PICKLE´ IN GIBRALTAR. Everyone is invited to join friends of Lux Mundi, Torre del Mar and Fuengirola, who are planning a Special Excursion to Gibraltar, where you will have a chance to visit the sailing ship Schooner Pickle, which in 1805 fought at the Battle of Trafalgar. Departure times Algarrobo 6.45am, Caleta 6.50am and Torre Del Mar Bus Station 7.00am, Fuengirola, Bull Ring and Feria Ground 8.30am. Friday 26th – Special coffee morning to celebrate the “Feria of Torre Del Mar”. There will be the usual Coffee morning starting at 11.00am with Refreshments, Boutique, Bric-a-brac, preserves, books and cards for sale. Library and Tourist Reference Library.

Following this from 13.00hrs onwards you can enjoy paella either the usual style or vegetarian, bread and one glass of Sangria or another drink, for the Ticket Price of 5€. For further information and bookings please contact the Centre, Torre del Mar Tel. 952 543 334 E-mail: Phoenix Club meet every Tuesday in the Restaurant above Supersol (nr the Police Stattion) Torre del Mar from 12.00 midday to 1.30pm. July events 5th Trip to Gibraltar 08.30 start from Algarrobo & €10pp Passports essential, 12th – Trip by train to El Chorro €23 includes coach & train fare 27th Curry Nights! Fundraiser. For info on trips & events call Gail 951067723, web: email Vinuela Alcaucin Self-Help Support Group Are you caring for a loved one or family member in Spain who is either disabled or suffering from Dementia and finding it difficult to obtain assistance? Do you want to know how to obtain a personal alarm, a disability card, or even financial assistance? Then, why not join us for an informal coffee morning every Monday morning at 11.30am at Hotel La Vinuela, where we can share our views and experiences on trying to give our loved ones a better quality of life. Our aim is to help ourselves and each other. Ask at Reception for Stella, Mary or Costa animal society: Events for July 2013. Tuesday 9th July Quiz Night at Lews Fish and Chips, calle El Faro, 8€ Torrox Costa. Quiz starts 7.30pm. Entrance fee of includes a fish and chips, or pie and chips meal, with 3€ and all raffle proceeds going to CAS.To book call Laura or Kurt at 95 252 1426. Teams of four encouraged. Tuesdays July 9th and July 23rd Quiz Night at Ceilidh Bar, Calle Rodriguez Acosta, Nerja, near the Parador Hotel. Quiz starts 9.00pm. Tickets 3€. Food and drink available. Book at the bar on 95 252 3511. Friday July 19th Summer Pig Roast at Seacrest Kennels, Nerja. Live music, dancing and the popular pig roast. Tickets 20€ from Laura or Kurt at 95 252 1426.

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What’s O n? The "El Valle Asociacion" Based around the Lake Vinuela & surrounding areas. Meets on the first Monday of the month at 7.30pm at the Camping Bar on the side of Lake Vinuela (A356). Or at Billy´s bar near the market at Venta Baja from 11am to 12.30 every Friday The club organises events,trips and social functions. For further details and timings check the web site: Lake Vinuela Social Club We meet on the 1st Thursday of the month from 12.30pm until (approx) 2.30pm followed by lunch at Bar Atila, Puente Don Manuel to enjoy social activities and meet like minded friends. We regularly have a quiz, open the box, bingo and a guest speaker. Our aim is to enjoy ourselves and raise money for local and international charities. For further details please contact 676 772 693 or email Shortmat Bowls in Nerja have relocated to the lower salon of Villa Flamenca Hotel, C/Andalucia, Nerja. Contact Marian on 952 523 754 or Malcolm on 952 520 579. Come and Learn to Dance Ballroom & Latin American Dancing (11 different dances). *New beginners class 8.30-10.30pm (class and practise)*. Improvers, Intermediate classes and private lessons from 7pm or, just come and dance on a large floor 9.0010.30pm. Qualified, v.experienced, patient teachers. Have fun learning or improving! Bar & friendly people. Partner not necessary. Cafeteria Avenida (near Police Station & petrol station) For more info call Eric and Jennifer 95 252 3599 (The Nerja Dance Club) SEEKING CHARITIES - People helping People Do you know of any SPANISH Charities (O.N.G) who help people and are seeking funding? The American International Club is currently seeking Spanish Organisations who are seeking assistance. The organisation will be presenting a donation at the Dia de Residente event this April in Nerja. If you are aware of an organisation that assists Spanish people, please send an email with contact information to The American International Club is a social club

open to all nationalities which spans the area from Almunecar to Torrox and beyond. Activities include tapas runs, monthly excursions, petanque, coffee mornings, dinners and walks. The Club raises funds for Spanish charities and each year makes a significant donation to a local organisation as a way of saying "thank you" to our host nation. Our motto is "If it isn't fun, we don't do it". To join in the fun email: Every Thursday from 8pm, incredible value at fine dining restaurant, By Larius, located on Playa Velilla in Almuñecar. As well as live music throughout the evening, By Larius are offering a special three course menu for just 25€ per head, the whole A La Carte Menu is available. No visit to By Larius is complete without sampling one of their delicious cocktails, with home made syrups and fresh fruit including Mojitos, Strawberry Daiquiris, Margaritas and many more for just 6€ each! See advert on page 78 Scirocco Live (Puente don Manuel) in July: Sat 6th ‘Gasoline’ - Great band. Sun 7th ‘Reverend Richard John’. Sat 13th ‘Cool Dog’. Sun 14th ‘Shy Fly’. Sat 20th ‘Billy Preacher & Son’. Sun 21st The Sensational Sunday Jammers’. Bring your instruments. Sat 27th - ‘Music Festival’ - (8 bands) 12 solid hours of Live Music starting from midday. Sun 28th Chill out Sunday. August @ Scirocco Live Sat 3rd ‘After Dark’. Sun 4th - ‘Radio Gee’ - Always a hit! Fridays throughout the Summer. Something different every week. Themed disco nights, open mic sessions, fancy dress evenings and something different for the kids on Friday afternoons. Look out for our posters and updates on the Sciroccos Facebook Live page for whats happening or ring us on 650 518 393 / 622 459 830 / 722 192 781 RBL - Los Romanes Branch We now meet on a Monday from 12-2.00pm in the Garden Restaurant, La Vinuela. We are a small branch with a big heart and welcome all. You do not have to be an ex member of the armed forces to either join or visit. Our aim is to have fun whilst making money for the RBL poppy appeal. Information can be obtained from our website or Margaret Branch Sec. 951066079


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n o i t a m r Info ...In our own random order! Bus Times Call: 952 540 936 Nerja-Malaga 06:30, 07:30, 08:30 08:55, 10:10, 11:10, 12:25, 13:40, 14:55, 15:55, 17:10, 18:40, 19:40, 20:25 Malaga-Nerja 07:00, 08:15, 09:15, 10:30, 11:45, 12:30, 13:00, 14:00, 15:15; 17:30; 18:45, 20:15, 20:45, 21:30 Expect to pay approx 2.90€ one way and 5.15€ round trip Nerja-Nerja Caves 08:10, 08:25, 09:40, 10:40, 11:50; 11:55, 12:35, 13:10, 13:35, 14:25, 15:25; 16:40; 18:10, 18:55, 19:30, 20:10 Nerja Caves-Nerja 08:45, 10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 12:15, 12:50, 13:30, 14:45. 15:45, 17:00 17:45; 18:30; 19:30; 20:15 Expect to pay approx 0.80€ one way Nerja-torre see Nerja-Malaga times torre-Nerja 07:45, 09:00, 09:15, 10:00, 11:00, 11:15; 11:45, 12:30, 13:15, 14:45, 16:00, 17:30, 18:15, 19:30, 21:00, 22:00. Church services in English services at inglesia de san Miquel (St, Michael's Church) every Sunday at 12 noon (except during May) and at Capilla de Nuestra Señora del Carmen (Fisherman's Chapel, Chinasol). There is a short service of Holy Communion Wednesday's at 9.30am in the Church Shop, Calle Malaga, Nerja. Details of how to find the churches are also available in the Church Shop. Priest in Charge: Father Geoff Johnston Tel: Church House 952 521 339 Church Shop 952 522 460. Competa - Holy Communion every Sunday at 5.30pm in the Parish Church, Plaza Almijara, Cómpeta Tel: 952 219 396 Malaga - St. George´s Church in the Engish Cemetery. 11.00am Sundays Tel: 952 219 396 Velez-Malaga - Capilla De San Jose, Calle Linares 7, Velez-Malaga. Sundays 10.30. Website Tel 952 407 050 anglican communion. torre del Mar - St Barnabas Church (IERE) Spanish episcopal services in English at 11am, Morning Prayer 1st and 3rd Sundays. Holy Communion 2nd and 4th Sundays. Tel. 952

Local Police : 091 guardia : 062 Fire : 080 030 461 (Priest). Lux Mundi Ecumenical Centre, Avda Moscatel 1 "I", (Gardens of Viña Malaga/ Antigua Casa Del Viña). roman Catholic - torre del Mar - Lux Mundi Ecumenical Centre, Saturdays 5pm, (Winter), Saturdays 6pm, (Summer) Starts 8th Sept Com sunday anglican Church of St. Barnabas (IERE) 11am Morning prayer 1st & 3rd Sundays, Holy Communion 2nd & 4th Sundays. Starts 9th Sept Evangelical - torre del Mar Evangelical (Presbyterian Church) meets every Sunday for Worship in English at 11.30am in the Picasso Room, Hotel Torremar, (off Paseo Larios) C/ Saladero Viejo 15 Torre del Mar. All welcome. Minister J. Hartsmith Foy. Tel: 952 532 825 or: torrox Community Church meets at 11.15am on Thursdays for coffee and discussions on current topics. This is an informal church meeting for everyone to join in. At El Ancla, Peñoncillo Beach, a warm welcome awaits you. More info: Minister Rev. J. Hartsmith Foy. Tel.952 532 825 email Puente don Manuel - Fellowship of the King, Sunday Worship - 11am. Wednesday Fellowship 3-5pm. Midweek activities - Pilates - Tues midday-1pm, Bridge club tues 2.15-6pm, Charity shop/books open Wed, Fri & Sat 101.30pm. We meet at Fellowship of the King premises situated underneath Maroma Inmobiliaria, El Cruce de Puente don Manuel. Phone 952 115 220 or 952 518 185 torre del Mar Evangelical Church (Part of the Spanish Evangelical Church in partnership with Presbyterian Church Ireland) Sunday service in English 11.30am. Picasso Room Hotel Torremar off Paseo Larios Torre del Mar Minister Rev. J. Hartsmith Foy Tel 952 532 825 Bank hours Usually 8:30am-2pm except Sundays, Bank holidays and Fiestas. Please note, the majority of banks will not accept bills to be paid (ie: electric, phone, rates) after 11am. taxis torre: 952 540 016, Nerja: 952 520 537 Velez Malaga: 952 540 016, Puente Don Manuel: 952 510 992 Mob: 616 034 636.

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weekly Market days Mondays: Torrox Costa tuesdays: Nerja & Country Farmers Market, at Jardines del Trapiche on the road to Benamagosa. wednesdays; Rincon de la Victoria & Algarrobo Costa thursdays: Velez Malaga & Torre del Mar & Frigilana Fridays: Puente don Manuel & Cala de Moral saturdays: Caleta de Velez , Competa & Benajarafe sundays: Malaga Consulates Uk Opposite the main bus station Edif, Eurocom Bloque Sur C/Mauricio Moro 2-2º- Malaga 902 109 256 or 913 342 194 ireland Avda, de los Boliches, Nº15 Fuengirola 952 475 108 Netherlands/Dutch Avda, Palma de Mallorca, 57 Edif. Castillo San Louis, bajo 29620 Torremolinos 952 380 888 germany C/Mauricio Moro 2, Malaga 952 363 591 sweden 952 604 383 France 952 226 590 / 952 214 888 Belgium 952 559 159 Denmark 952 211 797 Luxembourg 952 857 197 telefonica



airports Malaga 24-hour information 952 048 484 or 952 048 804 granada 952 048 804 airlines shops 10am - 2pm - 5pm - 8:30pm (generally) The municipal market (fruit and veg) and the weekly markets are only open mornings. water supplies Velez Malaga: 952 506 450 Nerja: 952 520 154 Malaga: 952 135 013 railway stations Malaga: 952 360 202 granada: 958 271 272 town halls torre and Velez: 952 500 100 torrox: 952 538 200 Nerja: 952 548 400 Competa: 952 516 006 rincon: 952 402 300 Malaga: 952 135 000 hospitals Nerja ambulatorio: 952 523 131 Velez Malaga: 951 067 000 itV Call: 902 575 757 or 952 551 084 - Open Mon - Fri 08.00am 18.45pm, Sat: 08:00am - 12.45pm


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) : a h a h s e k o J The year is 2222 and Charlie and Maureen land on Mars after accumulating enough Frequent Flier miles. They meet a Martian couple and are talking about all sorts of things. Charlie asks if Mars has a stock market, if they have laptop computers, how they make money, etc. Finally, Maureen brings up the subject of sex. 'Just how do you guys do it?' asks Maureen. The Martian responds, 'Pretty much the way you do.' A discussion ensues and finally the couples decide to swap partners for the night and experience one another... Maureen and the male Martian go off to a bedroom where the Martian strips... He's got only a teeny, weenie member about half an inch long and just a quarter-inch thick. 'I don't think this is going to work,' says Maureen... 'Why?' he asks. 'What's the matter?' 'Well,' she replies, 'it's just not long enough to reach me!' 'No problem,' he says, and proceeds to slap his forehead with his palm. With each slap of his forehead, his member grows until it's quite impressively long. 'Well,' she says, 'that's quite impressive, but it is still narrow.' 'No problem,' he says, and starts pulling his ears. With each pull, his member grows wider and wider until the entire measurement is extremely exciting to the woman. 'Wow!' she exclaims, as they fell into bed and made mad passionate love. The next day the couples re-join their other partners and go their separate ways. As they walked along, Charlie asks, 'Well, was it any good?' 'I hate to say it,' says Maureen, 'but it was wonderful. How about you?' 'It was horrible,' he replies. 'All I got was a headache ... She kept slapping my forehead and pulling my ears.' ---------------------------------------------------------------I was at an ATM yesterday when a little old lady asked if I could check her balance, so I pushed

her over! ---------------------------------------------------------------My girlfriend thinks that I'm a stalker. Well, she's not exactly my girlfriend yet. ---------------------------------------------------------------I woke up last night to find the ghost of Gloria Gaynor standing at the foot of my bed. At first I was afraid.......then I was petrified! ---------------------------------------------------------------Two Muslims have crashed a speedboat into the Thames barrier in London. Police think it might be the start of Ram-a-dam. ---------------------------------------------------------------Bought some 'rocket salad' yesterday but it went off before I could eat it! ---------------------------------------------------------------Murphy says to Paddy "What ya talkin to an envelope for?" "I'm sending a voicemail ya thick idiot!" ---------------------------------------------------------------Just got back from my mate's funeral. He died after being hit on the head with a tennis ball. It was a lovely service. ---------------------------------------------------------------Kevin walked into a doctor's office and the receptionist asked him what he had. Kevin said: 'Shingles.' So she wrote down his name, address, medical insurance number and told him to have a seat. Fifteen minutes later a nurse's aide came out and asked Kevin what he had ... Kevin said, 'Shingles.' So she wrote down his height, weight, a complete medical history and told Kevin to wait in the examining room. A half hour later a nurse came in and asked Kevin what he had. Kevin said, 'Shingles' So the nurse gave Kevin a blood test, a blood pressure test, an electrocardiogram, and told Kevin to take off all his clothes and wait for the doctor. An hour later the doctor came in and found Kevin sitting patiently in the nude and asked Kevin what he had. Kevin said, 'Shingles.' The doctor asked, 'Where?' Kevin said, 'Outside on the truck. Where do you want me to unload 'em??'

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Jokes h a h a :) Baby bear goes downstairs, sits in his small chair at the table. He looks into his small bowl. It is empty. 'Who's been eating my porridge?' he squeaks. Daddy Bear arrives at the big table and sits in his big chair. He looks into his big bowl and it is also empty... 'Who's been eating my porridge?!?' he roars. Mummy Bear puts her head through the serving hatch from the kitchen and yells, 'For God's sake, how many times do I have to go through this with you idiots? It was Mummy Bear who got up first. It was Mummy Bear who woke everyone in the house. It was Mummy Bear who made the coffee. It was Mummy Bear who unloaded the dishwasher from last night and put everything away. It was Mummy Bear who swept the floor in the kitchen. It was Mummy Bear who went out in the cold early morning air to fetch The newspaper and croissants.. It was Mummy Bear who set the damn table. 'It was Mummy Bear who walked the bloody dog, cleaned the cat's litter tray, gave them their food, and refilled their water. 'And now that you've decided to drag your sorry bear-arses downstairs and grace Mummy Bear with your grumpy presence, listen carefully, because I'm only going to say this once....'I haven't made the f***ing porridge yet!’ ---------------------------------------------------------------A man brings his best friend back home for dinner. His wife screams at him, "My hair & makeup are not done, the house is a mess, the dishes are not done, I'm still in my pjamas & I can't be bothered with cooking tonight! What the hell did you bring him home for?" "Cause he's thinking of getting married." ---------------------------------------------------------------A man walks into a crowded local bar in Yarraminga brandishing a revolver yelling, "Who's the bastard that's been screwing my wife? " A voice from the back of the bar shouts back. "You don't have enough ammo mate!!" ---------------------------------------------------------------An Afghanistan diplomat visiting the US for the

first time was being wined and dined by the State Department. The diplomat was not used to the salt in American foods (French fries, cheeses, salami, anchovies, etc.) and was constantly sending his manservant Abdul to fetch him a glass of water. Time and again, Abdul would scamper off and return with a glass of water, but then came the time when he returned empty handed. "Abdul, you son of an ugly camel, where is my water?" demanded the diplomat. "A thousand pardons, O Illustrious One," stammered the wretched Abdul. "But a man is sitting on the well!" ---------------------------------------------------------------A couple were getting frisky in a field one glorious summer’s evening. After giving her oral sex, the man said “Wow, I wish I had a torch.” “So do I” the woman replied, “You’ve been eating grass for the past 10 minutes!”

Saint Stevie the Scouse section Q. If you see a Scouser on a bicycle, why should you never swerve to hit him? A: It might be your bicycle Q: What do you call a Scouser in a three-bed semi? A: A burglar. Q: What's the difference between a Scouser and a coconut? A: One's thick and hairy, and the other's a coconut. (with the exception of you Stevie, you’re bald!) Q: What do you say to a scouser in a uniform? A: Big Mac and fries please. Q: What is the first question at a Liverpool pub quiz night? A: What are you looking at? Homocide - Killing someone Genocide - Killing many people Merseyside - Team that wins f**k all


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s e g a P Puzzle Get Quizical

Hey Diddle Riddle

1. What is the latitude of the North Pole? 2. What is the name of Israel's secret service?

1. You throw away the outside and cook the inside. Then you eat the outside and throw away the inside. What did you eat?

3. What did Vicenzo Perrugia steal in 1911?

2. Give me food, and I will live; give me water, and I will die. What am I?

4. What is acetylsalicylic acid better known as?

3. I run over fields and woods all day. Under the bed at night I sit not alone. My tongue hangs out, up and to the rear, awaiting to be filled in the morning. What am I?

5. Who invented the adhesive postage stamp in1837? 6. In archery, what constitutes a 'perfect end'? 7. Who said, 'Thank God, I have sone my duty'?

5. An electric train is travelling northwest at 95 miles per hour, and the wind is blowing southwest at 95 miles per hour. In which direction does the smoke blow?

8. By what other name is Kaolin known? 9. In which English county is Telford? 10. Under which river is the Blackwall Tunnel? 11. Who starred as Gloria in the 1999 film Gloria? 12. In France what material is La soie?

4. I am mother and father, but never birth or nurse. I'm rarely still, but I never wander. What am I?

6. A man marries twenty women in his village but isn't charged with polygamy. Why? 7. A dog can run fifty miles in a day. How far could he run into a 120 square mile forest in two days?

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Sudokus Easy


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Puzzle P ages

Crossword across


1 sweet aromatic grape used for raisins,

1 average (4)

wine (8)

2 go one better (7)

5 roswell sightings? (4)

3 sporting cliche: the game, prize, etc, is

9 Pertaining to the ear (5)

still there to be won (3,2,4,3)

10 abandon (4,3)

4 ignore (6)

11 take back what has been said (3,4,5)

6 knock down with force (5)

13 in a hasty and foolhardy manner (6)

7 suggestive or persuasive advertising (4,4)

14 have as a logical consequence (6)

8 Become angry or agitated (4,4,4)

17 Do what you like! (4,8)

12 Pint, sire? (anag) (8)

20 to summarise very briefly (2,1,4)

15 Musically, in a lively fashion (7)

21 should (5)

16 go bad or sour (6)

22 50-50 (4)

18 Enraged (5)

23 Place of pain and turmoil (8)

19 infection on the edge of the eye (4)


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Properties For Sale/Rent/Wanted BraND NEw LargE 4 BEDrOOM, tOwNhOUsE 3 bathroom, with garden and garage for sale or rent in Riogordo. €195,000 to buy €550 PCM to rent. More details and photos Tel: 676 851 135 email aPartMENt FOr saLE EL MOrChE, 1 bed, 1 bath apartment situated just 2 mins away from the beautiful sandy beach of El Morche. With separate kitchen, balcony, marble floors, communal swimming pool and it comes furnished. Ideal starter home or holiday home. NOW 90,000€ Call: 610 976 284 NErJa - Newly renovated house for sale, 3 beds, 2 baths, community pool, parking. 200,000€ NOW REDUCED TO 170,000€ Call: 635 119 078


Puente don Manuel 4 bed, detached villa with large fenced pool area and patio. Minutes from Lake Vinuela. Fully equipped fitted kitchen, large lounge/dining area, patio doors leading to garden. 2 baths, lovely balcony & sun room. A/c throughout. Wheelchair friendly. Equipped for babies. Prices from 10€ p/night based on 8 sharing

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This one bed, one bath apartment is situated just two minutes away from the beautiful sandy beach of El Morche. It has a separate kitchen, balcony, marble floors, communal swimming pool and it comes fully furnished. It's an ideal starter home or holiday home.

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FLat, 90M2, in Vélez-Málaga, new, 5 mins to schools, health centre, supermarket, bus station, highway and 5 km to the sea. 3 bedrooms, a prime quality furnished kitchen, 22m2 terrace, lift and garage. JUST REDUCED €159.000, NOW 145,000€ tlf: 606 764 539. Ready to move in.

wELL EstaBLishED FOOtBaLL CLUB in La Vinuela seeks youth players (U18) and senior players (+18). or 622 684 453

Employment LiVE-iN hOUsE sittEr required for regular 2 week intervals to sit 4 small dogs. No bills to pay, free accommodation. Comfortable living in a 4 bed house with communal pool and tennis courts in a prime position near to the beach in Caleta. Call 693 502 433 or 952 550 032 MatUrE LaDY aVaiLaBLE FOr CariNg, couple of hours or full day and night. Call: 618 369 391 iF YOU DON’t haVE tiME tO CLEaN or don’t like to spend your precious time cleaning call: Cinderella! Available for houses, offices, urbanisations, etc... no job too small. Call 952 55 55 94 tiME tO sParE? Join our Fundraising Team & help us make dogs happy and contented. At Apariv we are always striving to do more for the abandoned dogs in our area. BUT this obviously costs money. If you have a few hours to spare and have ideas on how we can raise money or enjoy helping organise events, we would love to hear from you. Call 670807997 email:

Wanted taiL tOrrOX would welcome any donations of clothing, bric-a-rac, furniture for their shops in Avenida El Faro and the shop opposite Mercadona Torrox Costa. Please contact linda 622 652 017. waNtED NEw MEMBErs at El Capitan Tennis Club Torre del Mar. Mon, Wed & Fri mornings 9.3011.30. Phone 675 391 967. i wiLL COLLECt FrEE of charge all your used clothing, bric-a-brac, pots and pans, books, toys, CD´s garden pots, tools, pieces of furniture or anything else you are throwing out whilst you are cleaning. Call me on Tel:- 658 72 92 74 Jacqui

Vehicles For Sale FOrD FOCUs 2.0L Estate Ghia 2001, Blue, Manual, Unleaded, Leather Upholstery, 1 owner from new, FSH, 97K miles, RHD on Spanish plates. Recent ITV to June 2014, tax paid. New car forces sale €1800 Tel. 651 135 726

Modern static Caravan on the Isle of Wight Beautiful location and views, Private site fees paid till Jan 2014. £42,500

For futher info email: CitrOEN Xsara PiCassO 1,6 HDI 2004, E/w/m, CD player, climate control, 211,098kms, 2 years ITV, recent service, all taxes paid.2,700€ o.n.o

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1,5 VETC 1998, LHD sp.plated, e/w, e/m, CD, A/C, ITV Dec, recent service & front brakes, 4 new tyres 139,500kms, A few parking dents. 1,800€

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FOr saLE: LargE CaraVaN, approx 30 x 8ft. Twin axle, can be towed on road. One large bedroom, kitchen/living area. Full cooker, large fridge/freezer, microwave. Lots of storage. No bathroom. Ideal for weekend retreat or general living space. 3,600€ Tel: 660123349 tOYOta aUris sOL 2.0 diesel hatchback, LHD, red, 2008, 57000 kms [37000 mls], lots of extras, immaculate inside and out, full TSH, 8,990€ o.n.o Call: 616 828 523


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ACCOMMODATION wEscuela La Crujia rural B&B/guesthouse in a pretty converted schoolbuilding. 5 minutes from VelezMalaga. Tel. 606 010 580. Email:

AIR CONDITIONING w For air Conditioning call Esola, 616 119 007, Torre del Mar w Professional and reliable servicing, repairs and installation of A/C at competitive rates by a qualified technician.Call Susie or Peter 655 211 192 or visit wChs Cooling and heating solutions. All makes of air conditioning, serviced and installed. Also Solar Heating and swimming pool heat pumps. Call: 655 791 167 or Email: w air conditioning, Repairs, Servicing, Installation. No call out charge. Tel: 651 198 409 Email:

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BOAT REPAIRS wQualified Boat Builder, specialist in GRP, gelcoat repairs, wooden repairs and general boat maintenance. Call Chris on 655 240 957 or email:

BOAT TRIPS wLuxury Yacht Charters Tel: 618 972 139 wCaleta Cruise Club Tel: 634 382 609

BEAUTY & BOUTIQUE wLouise Beauty & Boutique, The Alcaucin side of Lake Vinuela. Call: 951 167 181 or 680 855 030

BLINDS wsolar blinds, ideal for large glazed areas to keep the view but also giving privacy and stopping maximum amounts of heat/glare and fading of furnishings. Speak to Ian 644 54 61 76 958 49 65 71

BOOKSHOPS wPasatiempo Calle Infantes 32, Torre del Mar, 952 543 703,



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wall types of building work undertaken, 37 years experience, Let me quote you. Call: 952 110 788 or 650 895 461 wJohn housby, Building, Plastering, Tiling & Painting. For a quotation ring John: 699 261 414. Email: wLt Construction - is a building company based in the Velez Malaga area. We specialise in all aspects of design, building license application and construction, we have over 14 years of expertise in creating individual building solutions for our clients. Our local knowledge of the land and its soil types - and how best to deal with the challenges posed by them - means that we are the best-suited company to advise you on your building requirements. Call Lee Talbot on 659324586 wNick turner refurbs All aspects of building work undertaken. Mobile: 679 113 600 Telephone: 952 553 124 Email: wBuilding and Decorating All types of building and decorating work including tiling, plumbing, electrics, painting and any welding jobs etc.. Call for a free quote: 606 656 008

wCarpet & Upholstery Cleaning. Professional Machines, 18 years experience. All areas covered. Call Mark on 958 640 068 or 656 561 669

CAR ACCESSORIES wwindow tinting, A mobile service for your convenience, ITV legal & certified. Cut out annoying glare. Stop U/V. Protect Children & pets. Be Cool. Enjoy the sun don't suffer it! Call Ian 902 888 176/ 644 546 176

CARS WANTED wwanted all UK plated vehicles. Year 2000 onwards. cash paid. Call: 667 235 205

CAR AND VAN RENTAL wOne way car & van hire, UK, France and Spain. Call: 952 541 147

CARERS/AGENCIES wLady experienced in care of the elderly in their own homes. Written references available. Tel: Monica 648 049 486

CARPENTERS wandrew rodgers 20 years experience in kitchens, wardrobes, shelving, aluminium door & windows. Call the Window Doctor for any window problem. Roller shutter blinds, mosquito blinds, security locks, repairs and renewals reasonable rates, Tel: 660 597 894 email:

CHIROPODISTS wregisitered Chiropodist/Podiatrist offering a complete footcare service in the comfort of your own home. 25yrs experience NHS & private. Call: 636 866 715

CHIROPRACTIC CARE wPhilippe Druart D.C., grad. from AECC (GB) and USA, 30 years exp., opens a chiropractic clinic in Frigiliana, C/ Blas Infante, 2 bajo. Consultations: Monday from 16.30 to 20.30, Wednesday from 10.00 to 14.00, other days on appointment only. Tel. 951 708 672 & 678 691 387. Email:

CLINICS wanalysis Clinic, Haematology, Coagulation (Contro of Warfarin), Biochemistry, Inmunology, Hormone, Bacteriology, Parasitology, Special analysis. Home visits for blood tests. Antonio Armijo Navas, Specialist in Clinical Analysis. Urb. Costa del Oro, Local-4. Torrox Costa, Phone: 952 53 23 93

COMPUTERS All computer problems solved. Torrox/Nerja and surrounding areas. Free Advice. No Fix No Fee. Hardware, Software and Website solutions. PC service - only 50â‚Ź. Call Rab on: 952 967 124 or 645 236 259. wComputer help.Troubleshooting & Repairs. New PCs supplied with Windows in English. WiFi installations. Reasonable rates. Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer since 2000. Patient & professional. Call David on 952 54 96 07 or 654 899 976.

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wProfessional control of all rising and penetrating dampness in your home, including leaking terraces etc. Long term solutions & cures for any damp problem at affordable prices, please ring: 666 991 041 for further advice and free survey without obligation.

wLeila’s sewing services Dressmaking, Alterations & Repairs undertaken. Interior Soft Furnishings, Curtains, Cushions, Upholstery & Outside Furnishings, Canopies, Gazebos & Toldo covers. Leila Pearce Ba (hons) 622 105 809

DECORATORS wPainter and Decorator, qualified tradesman, over 35yrs experience, all aspects of the trade covered, reasonable rates, references supplied. Call: 628 653 676

DENTISTRY wClinica Europa Centro internacional, Blq. 86, Torrox Costa. Call: 952 53 09 08 Email: British dentist, 24hrs response Call: 648 203 157 wian Pett Dental Care, 5 Star dental car you can trust. Now at Periana, Caleta & Canillas de Aceituno. Call Ian on 691700587 to consult about treatment, clinic location and arrange suitable appointments. Same personal service with gentle treatment a priority. wDentadanes s.c Dental Clinic Offering Danish, top quality dental care at Spanish prices. Est. since 1991. We speak English, Danish, German, Spanish and Italian. Tel: 952 529 666 Mon-Fri 10-5pm

DIGGER HIRE wFor hire Mini Digger, Bob Cat, JCB, cheap rates. Call: 644 391 799

DOG GROOMING wthe Dog shop, Professional grooming salon. All dogs welcome, any size, any breed. Tel: 645 525 782, Centro Comercial, 10, Torrox Park.

DRAIN CLEARANCE wwayne’s Drains & Plumbing Est.1999. 24 Hour call out. Tel/Fax: 952 539 425. 24 Hour Service: 634 275 030 / 657 862 628 wat Your service Plumbing, Electrical, Prop. Maintenance Torre del Mar/Puente don Manuel area. Ex. Corgi reg. with over 35 years experience. Tel: 951 066 064 / 692 330 420 Email:

ELECTRICIANS wElectro-Cute! English J.I.B. Electrician. For all your electrical needs and problems. Fault finding/Lighting and Power/Electric gates and Intercoms/Pool and water Pumps, Rewires/Upgrades. Over 40 years exp. Tel Stefan 610 048 919 wElectrician - All jobs from a socket to rewires, Fault Finding and Intercom Systems. Call Andrew 618 640 155 Email: wsparkinspain - Electrical installations and maintenance. Local from Nerja to Velez-Malaga and inland to Competa and Frigiliana. Call Colin 951 242 449 or Mob 666 707 297. Web:

EST AGENTS/PROPERTY RENTALS wspanish Management Puente Don Manuel, Alcaucin (next to Morenos Bar) 666 135 516 or 650 702 258 Web: Email:

ESTATE AGENTS/REAL ESTATE wZalia Properties Sales & Rentals. Call: 952 519 718 / 663 093 782 / 690 625 265 Puente don Manuel / wFleming Properties, Calle Las Melosas, Edf Nautico, Torre del Mar, 952 547 131 or 637 278 306, waxarquia Properties s.LCall; 626 038 851 or 952 436 Email: wBuy a home spain/rent a home spain, Calle Pintor Cipriano Maldonado 7A, Edificio Salares, 29740, Torre del Mar. (Opposite the bus station) Call: 952 547 554 or 680 210 414. Email: Website:

FURNITURE wCudeca Second Hand Furniture Shop, 952 545 212 Calle Infantes 48, Torre del Mar (by Thursday market) Mon-Fri 10.00-13.30 and 17.30-19.30. Saturdays 10.00-13.30 only. If you wish to donate furniture please call Melanie on 638 108 564


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Business Listing GARDENING SERVICES wred Palm Beetles, Wasps, Ants, Woodlice, Mice, Rats and all pests. Processionary Moths. Call us for treatment and disposal of these garden problems. Tel: 634 431 099 wPool and garden maintenance. Good rates Call Keith 952 554 514 / 674 526 968 wMaintenance of gardens and swimming Pools. English, German and Spanish speaking 26 year old. Call David: 656 775 928 wgardener with degree in gardening. Studied at the Laboral University in Malaga. Offers his services for; complete design, layouts, pruning and maintenance, including swimming pools and irrigation systems. Tel: Dany 647 009 101

GREETINGS CARDS wtarjetas rosemary george. Stocking our cards could not be simpler and does not cost you a cent. You only pay for cards sold. Display spinners suppied free. Market traders X stock available. Latest designs. Spanglish dual language cards stocked. Email: Tel: 617 979 640

HAIRDRESSING wsusanna's Mobile hairdressing services. Ladies & Gents, coastal from Rincon through to Nerja. National Beauty Institute (UK) trained. Please telephone 693 384 270 or 951 067 788 wEleganza block 7, local 3, Torrox Costa 952 531 129 Modern friendly hair and beauty salon offering a wide selection of services from cut and blow dry, colours, wedding packages, hair and nail extensions and so on, pop in for a free consultation.

HEALTH & BEAUTY wweight Control - Herbalife Independent Distributor, Bea Savory, 95 253 4795 (business opportunity also available): wweight watchers Meetings in English. Nerja and Vélez. Call Candace on 952 549 607 or 626 672 493 for further info. Email:

HEATING wredwell® – the leading brand in Infrared Heating Systems. White panels and designs like mirrors, pictures, glass etc. Low consumption, low running time due to partial storage material inside. Prevents damp. Contact/showroom: Avda. El Faro, Bl. 75, bajo 9, Torrox Costa, call 952 539 742,, wChs Cooling and heating solutions. Solar Heating and swimming pool heat pumps. Also air condi-

tioning servicing and installations. Call: 655 791 167 or email: winfrasol infrared heating We are suppliers of infrared heating systems for your home or Business, Stops mould. Reduces Condensation. Cheap to run. Contact us on 951258010 or 635445279. Try before you buy. Email:

HOLIDAY LETS wVillas to Let Privately owned luxury villas to let. 627820669 958364016

HORSE RIDING/TOURS whorse riding Finca Don Carmelo, Periana. Guided horseback rides into the sierras, through olive and orange groves and down to lake Viñuela. Well behaved horses, all levels. Call 652200702 wPony riding, for children. Main road Torrox-Competa between km13&14. the Pony Man Call:626 836 736

HOUSE CLEARANCES wCarousel second hand Furniture, Vinuela Pueblo (Under Cajamar Bank), access via steps at side of bank, or slip road behind bank, 630 211 907 wCash paid. For House and Garage Clearance. Best prices. Get quote. All items considered. Contact Ernie or Martin 616 812 765 / 618 626 038

INSURANCE winsurance Essential Cover SL provide all types of insurance for your personal and business needs Over 15 years’ experience in UK and Spain. Call Gaynor on 951 390 700 Email: or visit our website

INTERNET SERVICES wriosat:sL, High speed internet and telephone services for home, business, offices, hotels, bars and restaurants etc. SDSL & ADSL packages available. Call: 951 239 310 / 626 679 018. Email: Web: http// Fast and Reliable, no land line required, free installation in ALL areas, unlimited download, free telephone calls worldwide. Avenida La Pancha, Edificio San Andrés, local 1-3, Algarrobo Costa, 29750 Malaga, 951 239 888, email:, wtooway Fast internet for everyone. Super-Fast 18 MB Satellite Internet available anywhere. Tel: 667 440 632

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Business Listing INTERPRETERS winterpreter - English/Spanish - based in VélezMálaga. English nationality, but fluent Spanish and extensive experience. Inexpensive hourly rates. Confidentiality guaranteed. Call Toni to discuss your requirements. 952557733 / 606010580 wtranslator/interpreter service. For any situation where a Spanish speaker is required, eg: Town Hall, Hospital, NIE, Residencia, Social Security, ITV, reading and translating letters, written translations etc. Reasonable rates. Call Mariam on 633 637 774

IRONWORK wwrought iron gates and bars made to order, also repairs, painting and onsite welding. Please call Steve for a quote 633 3374 619

KENNELS AND CATTERIES wwagtails boarding kennels for cats and dogs. Dogs walked 3 times a day in 36,000 sq metres fenced land. Phone Val 655 579 792 or Richard 645 659 935 or wthe Dog house While you are away on holiday or a weekend break, your dogs live in our house alongside our dog. Large play area, lots of country walks. Pet collection/del. service. Vet services on call. Gourmet meals if required. 'Only the best for your pal'. Ring: Phil 649 079 321 Comares/Benamargosa. Ex cat & dog airlines.UK. Recommended. Refs available. whome From home Dog Boarding at my 10,000m2 finca in Riogordo. No kennels just lots of excercise, fun and cuddles. Call: 678 189 019 or e-mail: Also within 15km daily home visits for dogs, cats, horses.

LAWYERS wCarmen silvia, Solicitors Abogados, Spanish solicitors, English Spoken, Torrox Costa, Urb. Costa del Oro local 8, (very near Nota-ria Office). Free initial consultation, 952 967 004 Email:

MACHINE HIRE wsaxon sL JCB Digger Hire. New machine Good rates. Velez Malaga. Call: 678 23 22 53 or 662 39 83 72

MARKET GOODS wMr Clutter Wants your Goods, House and garage clearances, shops and bars - old stock, any item considered. Call David: 686 375 089 - or if preferred email a list to Cash available and efficient service, Now buying Antiques,Gold & Jewellery.

wthe Cool Dude featuring Hot Stuff. Things to keep you cool and warm you up. Find him at the Farmers Market at Trapiche on Tuesdays and Fridays at Puente don Manuel. Call: 664 689 138 wEarn More Money!!!, market traders or looking to be one, if so we can supply you with good quality new and used clothing call Tez: 633 534 732 Email:

MECHANICS wFully Qualified City & guilds Mechanic, Servicing, Camshaft drive belt and much more. ITVs and ITV work carried out. Call: 696 578 771 or email: wMobile - Ace Detection Car Diagnostic. Most areas. 30€ per hour. Call: 685 793 311

MEDICAL CENTRES wDr. Bernadette Veeger General Medicine 952 532 065, 617 913 196. Consultations by appointment and house visits. English, Español, Deutsch, Francais, Nederlands. Centro Mar y Salud, Paseo Marítimo, El Morche/Torrox Costa, wsimpleCare: a perfect way to access affordable private healthcare services at a fraction of the normal cost, specialist consultation from €24, annual membership €59., Tel 952532023, email

METALWORK wsteelwork, stainless steel, staircases, balustrades, gates, grills, repairings, etc. Call for a free quote 606 656 008

MOBILITY PRODUCTS wBlue Badge Mobility.s.L Hire & Sales of Mobility Scooters, Wheelchairs, Bathroom aids, Toilet Aids, Stair Lifts, Long term rentals, Best prices on the Costa. Quality Service. Contact Gary Or Sara 952967015 /635445279

MOTORCYCLE REPAIRS wrods motorcycles. Mobile motorcycle service and repairs. From scooters to superbikes. All makes and models. Factory trained technician. Contact 633 287 190.

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Business Listing NURSERY EQUIPMENT wNursery Needs An established, quality nursery hire service for when babies & small children come to visit. All orders come with a free toy for the duration of the hire, please phone Dawn on 627 931 360 wkiddies Cots and things to hire. In Spanish Management Cruz de Periana, Puente don Manuel, Tel: 666 135 516

PROPERTY & POOL CARE wExperienced, professional and reliable all year service. Caring for your Property, Pool and People. References available on request. Call Ron: 637 995 088,



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wBuy a home spain/rent a home spain, C/ Pintor Cipriano Maldonado 7A, Edificio Salares, 29740, Torre del Mar Call: 952 547 554 or 680 210 414. Email: Website:

PET COURIERS wPet taxi- UK, France & Spain Delivered door to door. Call: 667 235 205

PHYSIOTHERAPY wsanne h. Mortensen, BSc (Hons), MCSP, SRP, Spanish registered, Col no 2066. Clinic appointments or home visits in the AxarqĂšia region. Experienced UK trained physiotherapist offering post-operative rehabilitation and general musculoskeletal conditions. 626 152 756

PLASTERERS wstockton Plastering and Damp services Time served plasterer, 30 years experience in all aspects of plastering and damp proofing. Insurance approved and fully legal. Call: 648 243 656 for a no obligation quotation or visit

PLUMBERS wJohn Folland Plumbing & heating: All jobs from a dripping tap to fully fitted kitchens/bathrooms. No call out charge. Tel John: 622 050 803 or 622 180 606 wJust Plumbing. Just a quick and reliable plumbing service. Just a reasonably priced local business. Just polite, prompt and tidy. Just phone Dave on 689 647 849. Discounts in Riogordo, Colmenar, Comares. wsur integral Plumbing and Electrical services Domestic & Commercial plumbing & electrical Call: 666 715 215/ 627 625 624 email: wandy Mann Uk Corgi-registered Domestic Water and Gas services. All areas covered. Combi boiler technician. Emergency Breakdowns Tel: 633 875 588 Email:

PRINTER INK CARTRIDGES wink Cartridges for all makes of Printers. Original or Compatible. Tuesdays: Jardines del Trapiche Market. Fridays: Chiringuito Antonio Market, Puente don Manuel or call for free delivery 627 242 977 email:

QUAD/ATV HIRE wspectacular quad/atv routes. For all ages with or without experience. Alcaucin-Periana-ViĂąuela area. or call Frank 649 661 184.

REMOVALS wMan with a Van, 7.5 tonne capacity, Ikea collections and fitting long and short haul, also roofing and decorating services. Call Steve 633 337 619 Email: wtransportation to Uk to spain to Uk. Whole van loads or single items. Good rates. Regular trips. Also local removals. Call Graham: 620 353 594 wtez the man with the van, Local or distance work, many years transport experience, regular work or one off jobs call Tez: 633 534 732 Email:

RESTAURANTS wtaj Mahal (Torre del Mar) Avenida Andalucia,Bloque Jupiter, Pasaje Timon 2, Calle Timon, Torre del Mar Tel: 952 547 798 or 665 675 053 wtaj Mahal (Puente don Manuel) Next door to Chiringuito Antonios, Venta Baja Tel: 952 510 886 or 667 934 731 wtaj Mahal (Torrox Costa) Ctra Vacional - 340 next to Post Office. 952 534 972 / 634 051 635 wrestaurant Caribe, Bloque 7, Local 13, Costa del Oro, Torrox Costa. Tlf: 952 530 831 wrestaurante Padre Pio Paseo Maritimo de Levante, Torre del Mar. Tel: 633 701 449 / 622 775 080. Email:

Advertise here from as little as 5 euros per month Call: 664 210 468

To advertise call 664 210 468 or email


Business Listing SATELLITE T.V. wtotal satellite installations Call Phil on: 629 556 266. wsky shop torre del Mar. Call: 667 235 205 or 952 541 147 wsat. Co. Freesat HD & Sky Digital, dishes, alignments, installations. We also sell HD TVs. Call TOM 7 days a week for service. 657 484 853. All equipment delivered, installed & guaranteed for 2 years. Free demos every Sat. 2pm wtechno-Vision satellite tV, CCTV & Internet Solutions. NO FIX NO FEE. Tel: 657 066 782 & 658 511 811. Visit our online shop at Email: wsky Costa Certified aerial/satellite installer. For all your satellite needs. Call for a free no obligation quote: 667 440 632 or email:

SECURITY wPErFECt alarm s.L., Caleta de Velez. High quality security systems, like video surveillance, alarm systems, perimetric protection systems, home automation. Worldwide surveillance of your property. If requested, we are licensed to connect to a monitoring station. We speak English and German. Call Mr. Martin on 608 517 661

SOLICITORS wDel Prado & Partners, specialists in many areas of Spanish Law. Call: 952 52 72 74 / 952 52 17 47

SPAS & SAUNAS wtime Out spas & saunas. Serving The Costa del Sol for more than 10 Years. Hundreds of Spas Installed! We service all Brands of Spas so come to us - we are the Professionals. 952 52 43 94

service 70€ per month inclusive of chemicals, servicing, sand changes, pumps reconditioned or new fitted call Tez: 633 534 732 email

TRANSLATION & INTERPRETING wEnglish/French/spanish - Professional translator available to help with all kinds of documents, letters, emails, websites... Please contact Monica Sanchez: or 608 275 144

T-SHIRT PRINTING wtees & Polos Embroided & printed, T-Shirts & Polo Shirts. Great prices. Free design Call: 664 210 468 Email: See advert pg 126

WEB DESIGNERS wspanglish webs, Web designs, Database Programmes, Hosting, Domains, Real Estate Sites, English – Spanish Translation. All at realistic prices. Call Rachel: 951 708 454 or 691 660 187 Website: Email:

WINDOW TINTING wMobile service itv legal Solar reflective tint for glass curtains, balconies, yachts stop fading, heat ,glare, save money on cooling make living in the sun comfortable. 958 496 571-644 546 176

WOODWORK wsunshine woodwork and Building services. Woodwork, building, plastering, bricklaying etc. Free quotation, no obligation. Call: 606 510 479.

STORAGE/PARKING wCaravans/boats storage + general storage. 24hr security, best rates. Caravan storage from under 1€ a day. Long term discounts also available. Almayate Costa N340. Tel: 680 176 323 / 699 621 667

SWIMMING POOLS waquamarine Pools - Maintenance, Technical Service, Installations, Repairs, Diagnostics & Consultations. Email: Tel: 600 811 355 wPool Cleaning & Maintenance. All year round

ADVERTISE IN THE BEST DIRECTORY ON THE COSTA Call today on: 664 210 468 or email:

TEES & POLOS Embroidered T - Shirts and Polos

Make first impressions count - Look the part! S - XXXL, Various colours, Free design QUALITY EMBROIDERY for the price of stick-ons Probably the cheapest embroidered polos in the Axarquia!!! NO FADING - NO PEELING Present a great quality image for your clients

Call The Sentinella 664 210 468 Email:

Avda. Andalucia, 125-A, Torre del Mar Tel: 952 547 601 / 649 123 068 Avda. Andalucia, 64 (near ‘Las Yucas’), Torre del Mar Tel: 952 965 724

waNtED: Properties for rent in all areas

Long Let or for holiday Letting Please contact us by email: tel: 952 965724 / 687 260 704


ref.: 2370

wonderful Villa (3 beds, 2 baths/ 125m2) mountain views, fully furnished, built-in wardrobes, en-suite bathroom, fireplace, solar panels, terrace, solarium, sat- tV, telephone + internet, storage, pool + garden with fruit trees (avocados, mangoes, oranges and lemons), 3,749m2 plot

reduced by 20,000€

Price: 275,000€

aLMaChar FP0670

a modern, 90m2, three bedroom villa with aircon, 6m x 4m pool, easy access enjoying marvellous views to the sea and only 15 mins to the coast rEDUCED ONLY



a 3 bedroom house in the popular town of torrox with easy access, roof terrace, close to all amenities and a short walk to the main town square rEDUCED


OFFiCE Calle El Barrio, 11 Nerja. 29780 tel: 952 52 41 40 Mob: 637 278 306 / 606 087 362

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The Sentinella Axarquia July 2013

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The Sentinella Axarquia July 2013