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Saturday morning beach sweep
Calling all clean beach lovers…Join me this Saturday at 10:00
at the lighthouse entrance on Torrox Costa to pick up trash from the beaches.
BRING trash bags, rain gear, and money for a snack at one of the
All are welcome. Stay for as long or as short as you wish.
Questions? Contact me at 697 38 59 53. Karen
BBC Look North seeks participants….
I hope that Digame can help a former colleague of mine.
BBC Look North is looking for residents in the Nerja/Torrox/Frigiliana area who are from the North East of England or Cumbria, and are either intending to vote to leave the EU in any forthcoming referendum, or have no interest in taking part in the ballot.
You would also need to be available on the morning of Thursday 25th of February to participate. Anyone interested should contact
Kevinwilliams6(at)me (dot)com in the first instance.
Justice or Not ?
In April 2015 I was pulled up by the police for a motoring offence, “fair cop governor” as I was guilty of the offence. I was fined on the spot, 200 euros reduced by 50% if paid within 20 days. This I paid within the deadline. My life went on. In September 2015 I received a fine for the same offence this time for 500 euros less the 100 I had paid. I appealed to the traffic authorities and received a reply in January 2016 to the effect that the policeman who gave me the fine way back in April 2015 had made a mistake and the fine should have been 500 euros, not the 200 euros I was originally fined. Is this Justice? Should I have to pay for a policeman’s incompetence? AC.
Advice Needed Re Page Breaks
i have found letters in excel which i like to print out in page break
but the page break is greyed out
any advice please curtainjoyce.wilkinson @ gmail .com
Advice please Broken Apple IPad Screen
Please can kind people in DigameLand tell me , and others who might need to know, what can be done with an iPad or phone when the glass is shattered in one corner but the machine still works .
( I have stuck sellotape over it to keep everything in place )
Can they be repaired ? Do you have to go back to Apple in Marbella ?
Make an appointment ? Is there a local company that can change the glass ?
Thank you for any help or advice that you can give me and others who drop their machines on these tiled floors …
I m sure I can’t be the only clumsy person here
Judy 620742393 Torrox Costa
A Guide to Accessing Cancer Care and What to Expect
Volunteers from the Competa Cudeca Cancer Care Support Group
(CCCCSG) have put together a guide entitled
The Spanish Health System and Cancer Care which includes
advice, hints and tips from those working in this area and those
who have experienced treatment first hand.
Supplementary leaflets covering Public and Private Healthcare in Spain, Questions for your Doctor/Oncologist,
Pain Control: Dispelling the Myths and Orthopedic Equipment Hire are also available.
The Guide is currently only available to be emailed.
If you would like a copy then please email your request to
debi.bond @ gmail.com mentioning any of the additional leaflets you would like.
A word of warning… Archez Parking
Today I was fined for parking by the recycling bins in Archez by a
motorcycle policeman while I did the recycling.
I was on the wrong side of the road facing the wrong way as there
were several cars parked there also, maybe that was it.
The policeman was very polite.
Anyway just be careful when parking there.
Services Available – Variety of Services
Hi, i’m Alison. I am 32 years old and have just recently moved to Competa.
I am on a desperate search for work.
I thought I would put an advert on here, to see if anyone knows of anyone
or anywhere looking to employ someone.
I can do kitchen work (cook, wash dishes, assist the chef)
Cleaning, dog walking, Ironing, babysitting
I have plenty of bar work experience and waitressing
I will do anything from bar work/waitressing to cleaning and dish washing.
I have worked in plenty of busy restaurants and bars,
I can sing a little too, and can do karaoke/comparing if anyone
was looking for someone to host this in their bar
If anyone can help please email me
alisonkel32 at gmail dot com
Services Available Translating services
Contact Zahra at
zzuleika13 at gmail dot com or
whatsapp message at 651319800.
15 euros / hour
Services Available Lady seeking work
Female recently moved to Torrox
looking for any type of cleaning
work,dog sitting dog walking ect .unfortuantly I do not drive but fit and
active friendly and chatty please call 638816358 Theresa
Service Available – Welding
Qualified welder engineer with over 30 years experience. –
metal gates, railings, balustrade and window grills.
Supplied and fitted.
For a quotation call 662345194 or
Services Needed – Where can I get my ears syringed ?
Can anyone recommend a private medical centre in Torrox Nerja area please
for general medical treatment
ta Margaret mariordan @ aol.com
Recommendation – mag250 IPTV box
This is for John who wanted a replacement handset for his
mag250 IPTV box, there are some original ones on ebay if
he has an account or a friend he knows has an account.
Recommendation Mobile valeting recommendation
I would like to recommend Kevin and Jenny for a job well done
on our two cars. Excellent work, and excellent price
Recommendation – Quorn Mince
Torrox Costa near the lighthouse = the English Shop,
or at Puente Don Manuel = The English Shop (next door to Arkwrights)
Recommendation Needed – Yoga in Nerja-Torrox
I’m looking for yoga classes in the Nerja or Torrox area.
Any recommendations to crumlin4 at yahoo dot com.
Recommendation Needed – Dentist – Torrox-Malaga
Can someone recommend a Dentist for some root canal and crown treatment please.
boogieboogie93 at outlook.com
Recommendation Needed – Mobile Phone Network
I am currently with Yoigo pay as you go & am not happy if I don’t use it I lose my credit!!! Can anyone recommend another network here in Spain that this doesn’t happen. Please reply to email@example.com many thanks in advance. Sue
What’s on – St Valentine’s Weekend poster
Beautiful menu close to the sea with amazing views of the sunset.
12th, 13th and 14th of February for lunch and dinner.
Don’t forget to make your reservation:
Tel +34 952 532 865
Paseo Marítimo de Ferrara, Local 4
(By the lighthouse)
29793 Torrox Costa, Málaga
What’s on – Move It To Music! Saturday classes in Nerja
The last extra early-bird 09:30 hrs Move It To Music! dance fitness class
will take place this Saturday (the 13th).
The usual 11:00 hrs class continues as usual every Saturday at
Time Sport Gym in Nerja until the last Saturday in April.
Participants should bring water and a towel, and wear trainers
and stretchy clothing.
moveittomusic @ yahoo.co.uk / 675 846 217
What’s On- Games Afternoon….Fridays
At the Asia Fu Restaurant in Algarrobo Costa
..meeting again at the Asia Fu this Friday… at around 12.30pm….
We are growing…:0)
Do come along and join us…we would love to meet you all …Ladies and Gents…
We Play Scrabble, Crib, Rummykub Mah Jong and loads more….
Come and enjoy a pleasant afternoon with us…The Asia Fu does a great menu del dia for 6.50 euro…
You don’t have to commit to come every week…just a casual get together of like minded friends…and if you have a game to bring
For details email firstname.lastname@example.org
What’s on St Valentines Night Jam Session at Los Amigos
This Sunday’s jam session at Los Amigos, Torrox Park which features Alf Bowman and friends will be dedicated to Saint Valentine.
All ladies attending will be presented with a red rose and a free glass of cava. So why not come along and enjoy the night with the amigos.
What’s on Norwegian cuisine at Chiringuito Laguna
in Laguna Beach, Torrox Costa.
Saturday 20 February 2016 , will be Norwegian Cuisine at Restaurante Chiringuito laguna at Laguna Beach, Torrox Costa
The kitchen is open from 19:00 to 22:00.
Chef Victor from Revierhavnen Kro in Oslo will create selected dishes
from their menu.
The restaurant is located in Laguna Beach, at the beach just below the
Reservations, Chiringuito Laguna telephone 951322842, or Odd Arne telephone +4792025728
Odd Arne Bjørnbakken
What’s on Recital Opera Recital “Burriana’s Nights”
Restaurante Playa & Sol, Burriana (Nerja)
Listen to famous Opera arias by Malaga artists Alba Chantar (Soprano),
José Antonio Ariza (Baritone), and Antonio Manzano (Piano) while
enjoying a delightful dinner buffet.
Program includes arias from Mozart, Verdi, Bizet, Bellini, among others.
Price is 23’00€ and includes welcome drinks, dinner buffet, and concert.
Tickets and reservations at Ventana Abierta, Calle Granada 42, Nerja e-mail email@example.com or phone 690 073 871 at Playa & Sol Restaurant.
What’s on – Coraxalia choir
Do you like singing? Would you like to join a choir? We are inviting new singers to become members of the local, long-established choir, Coral Coraxalia under the leadership of Eusebio Pita. Great, friendly atmosphere, all nationalities, good repertoire, performances and concerts, social events, possible touring, etc. Rehearsals Thursdays 17.30 – 20.00 in the Casa Cultura on the main A7205 road at Viñuela village. Plenty of free parking opposite . Come along to a rehearsal and hear us and decide if you’d like to join us! For more information call 669 682 139 English / 689 111 352 Spanish.
From Torre Del Mar. From the motorway Junction 272, take the A356 towards the mountains. At Junction KM38 at the end of the bridge,, turn right to Las Gómez, La Viñuela, A7205. Left at t-junction towards Viñuela. Go through the village of Las Gómez and on a right hand bend just after KM 2, you will see a clearing where you can park your car just before a new roundabout. Opposite this are two white single storey buildings and we rehearse in La Casa Cultura at 5.30 to 8.00. 10 mins. Drive max. or approaching from Puente Don Manuel, take A7205 which bypasses Viñuela village and right at the end of the village at the new roundabout, you’ll see two white single storey buildings on the right and nearby is an earth parking area next to a chain link fence. Park here. Ring and let us know if you are coming and we will bring some spare music.
Thanks for Quorn
Please thank everyone who helped me in my search for quorn.
Now have some . Linda
Wanted – Advice re Asus X53U Laptop
I have a broken Asus X53U laptop.
The connection is broken, so I can’t recharge the battery.
I was wondering is any one has the same model so I can use their battery so I can put the data onto my new laptop,
that’s if its that easy?
Canillas de Albaida
For sale – TomTom GO 720 Truck Edition
With latest European truck maps v960.7082, smart
picsroutes for trucks,
Inc. speed cameras.
Lots of POI’s and several voices. Good working condition.
New Battery fitted. C/w tomtom carrying case, rear mount,
cig charger etc. Reason for sale, upgrade to later model.
65 euros ono. Thank you.Keith V/Malaga area.
Email peakayone at msn dot com. Tel 650698685
For Sale – Large Sofa
Washable cream covers, recliner and super comfy
in reasonable condition, Competa /Torrox area,
100 euros. Tel: 696346715.
For sale – Cot, Oven & Paste Machine
Ideal for when the grandchildren come for a visit .
Work Top Oven for sale
Neat , clean, oven for sale ….
Ideal for single person who wants to save money
by not using a full size oven .
Brand New Pasta Machine for sale
Bought in December 2015 for art work ( polymer clay rolling ) but never used .
It cost 26-50 euros.
I am open to offers as I have decided that this art form is not for me
And so I am offering it for sale
620742393. Torrox Costa
Wanted moped 50 – 100cc
I am looking for a second hand moped / scooter 50 or 100cc
with long ITV –
anyone with something in good condition email me at
nick millsoni @ gmail.com
Looking for a pair of small couches in good condition.
Wanted – Canvas bags on stands
Where can you buy ?
Please respond to Digame as may be of interest to others
Looking for two bicycles in good condition. Not too far from Nerja please.
Many thanks for replies for a Mechanic –
general opinion was Simon in Torre del Mar
642286692. Or Nerjanails@mail dot com
For Sale- Office Chair
Torrox Costa area.
Contact torrox1000 @ gmail.com
For sale Various
Electric “Econo Heat” Ceramic Radiator.
Aluminium Ladder. for sale. Good Condition.
IKEA Mirror (Stave) wood as new.
Torrox Campo km 3 Torrox/Competa road
or in Nerja, Supersol (old Bridge)
654 728380 kenseal at gmail dot com
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