DigameXtra No. 162 for Tuesday, February 23rd 2016

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Lost Dog – Chica      

Chica

Lost since 10 days, Chico, very old goat shepherd, with his left top leg broken. In area of Triana- rio Benamargosa. Please call Elena to 666949053. elenaprimina@hotmail.com

 

Thank You…..

I would like to say thank you to the Torrox pueblo police, especially the policeman who went out of his way to take me to where my lost dog was located. Thank you to whoever took his photo which the policeman had on his phone.   Lin Russell

 

Help Please…

Tail Torrox Dog Refuge (situated on Torrox Costa) is desperately looking for somebody who would help to repair some of the dog kennels. If you have a few hours to spare please contact Ken on tel. 645 237625 or

emailken.peacock1  @  gmail.com

We also urgently need more volunteers so If you would like to help with cleaning, feeding and walking or could donate some money,  please contact Sue on 629501173 or find us on facebook TailTorrox.

We currently have over 30 puppies and a total of 80 dogs so any help is greatly appreciated

Thank you for you help

 

Services Needed –guitarist/singer for Beatles music

Do you want to play Beatles songs in a duo or trio, just for fun ?

I am a lead singer and rhythm guitarist.

Looking for someone playing some kind of lead guitar or bass,

along with singing some chorus.

And love The Beatles songs.

Axarquia area.

If interested I can mail you lists with some 85 Beatles songs I sing and play,

more or less.

Contact brandtoft  @  yahoo.dk

 

 

Service Available – Ye Ole Butchery – Deliveries

To all our customers east of Malaga,our next delivery date will be next
Monday 29th February

Orders need to be in by this Friday the 26th.

We are a Butchers based in Alhuarin el Grande but on request have been deliveringon a 2-4 week bases to the east of Malaga –  Rincon, Velez, Puente, Torrox, Frigiliana, Nerja and Competa.
If there is anyone interested in this service contact Martin

667431366 or on
facebook  https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ye-Ole-Butchery/225024370870952?ref=tn_tnmn
Many thanks,
Martin
email yeolbutchery at g mail dot com for a list of products

 

 

Services Available –  Legal Services

Many people have been asking for legal advice. Based on my own experience since 2006 I believe this lady lawyer’s service is beyond average because of who she is and not because of what she knows only.
Contact: jm@cslawyers.es
More information here:
http://www.jm-promotions.com/cs-abogados-lawyers-torrox-costa-have-opened-new-office-in-torre-del-mar/
Jean-Marc

 

 

Recommendation – Needed Lawyer

Does anyone know a good lawyer who would deal with consumer issues.

We are in Torrox Campo but happy to travel within reason.

We have a major problem with a very expensive item and are not getting any satisfaction at all, we feel now we need legal advice

We have tried the official consumer associations here and mostly

they don’t even respond.

Answers to Digamextra please as others may be interested.

What’s on Today – Trapiche Market !

trapiceh Mkt

What’s on – New Exhibition at Kitty Harri’s Sculpture Garden!

Kitty

 

 

What’s On- Mosaic Workshop

There are still one or two spaces available at our upcoming mosaic workshops:

Feb 23rd

March 1st

March 8th

Please let us know if you’d like to attend.

These workshops are loads of fun! You don’t need any experience but you will leave with a beautiful work of art – made by YOU!

You can see some examples here:

https://www.flickr.com/photos/139585419@N03/sets/72157662218301094/

If you haven’t already signed up please join us.

They are fun social events for groups and also wonderful presents for birthdays and anniversaries!

Hoping to see you.

Nick & Kitty

 

 

What’s on Balcon de Competa – Pie Night

We just inform you about the next Pie Night we will have in our Restaurante Maria,
next Friday 26th February from 19.30h

Reservation is required

This night we only have Pie Menu                                                                                            For Reservations: +34 952 55 3662, info at hotel-competa dot com

 

 

What’s on – Capistrano Film Forum

Invitation to the Film Forum is open to all residents of Capistrano and their guests.
Readers and subscribers to DigameXtra are all guests and are welcome.
All films are shown in their original languages and are shown on a large screen
in the Capistrano Social Salon in El Capistrano Village, Nerja, starting promptly at 6 PM.
Complimentary wines (or alternate beverages on request) and “nibbles” are served.
The next film is:
Friday, February 26th    Love and Pain and the Whole Damn Thing (1973)
(US – 110 min.) Romantic Comedy directed by Alan J. Pakula – American Walter Elbertson (Timothy Bottoms) feels lost within his family of overachievers. Thirty-something Englishwoman Lila Fisher (Maggie Smith) is emotionally repressed. The two meet on their respective vacations in Spain when Walter decides to join the bus tour group of which Lila is a part. In spite of their fear of life or largely because of it, they enter into a friendship that blossoms into a romance. They abandon the bus tour and travel together through Spain on their own. Their relationship is put to the test of outside scrutiny when they meet and have an extended stay with a Spanish Duke (Don Jaime de Moro y Aragon). In English.

For further information on the Capistrano Film Forum, please email Marty <<vmmargulies at cs dot com>

 

 

 What’s on Tuesday night –

Acoustic open mic night at Johnny Q’s.

Johnny

Come down for a great night, join in or just relax and enjoy the great music.

Linda’s 4 euro special this week is meatballs in a spicy tomato sauce.

Telephone 634124989

Bloque 9 Costa del Oro Torrox Costa

(Just behind Jings Chinese Restaurant)

 

 

What’s on Quiz

quiz02Thursday Quiz this week 3pm at Bar Ricci, Torrox Costa.

Behind new Town Hall.

Our quizmaster this week is Tony from uk. All welcome.

 

 What’s on Local animal charities march for change

 

The chant ‘No perreras más protectoras’  (no dog pounds, more refuges) rang out in Rincon De La Victoria on the sunny morning of Saturday 20 February, when more than 60 supporters from local animal rescue groups came together to campaign for change in the often cruel way animals are treated here in Spain. In particular they would like to see the kill policy in perreras being abolished and the perreras being replaced with protectoras which care for the welfare of the animals.

The supporters, many with their own dogs and carrying placards with pro animal messages, gathered at the Plaza de Ayuntamiento in Rincon De La Victoria and after a minute of silence in respect of lives lost moved off along the Paseo Maritimo accompanied by the Guardia Civil.

The march received a lot of attention from people along the route with onlookers taking photographs and applauding the supporters and their cause.  One Guardia officer is quoted as saying that he would be willing to carry a banner as he believed in what the protesters were saying but unfortunately he was not allowed to.

The supporters taking part were from Animal Defense Action, Tail in Torrox, APARiV in Rincon de la Victoria and Axarquia Animal Rescue.

Everyone can help to make more and more people aware of the situation in the dog pounds and the cruelty inflicted on animals as another march has been arranged in Torre del Mar, for Saturday 5 March meeting at El Faro (the lighthouse) at 11.30am for 12.  Please come along and show your support.

 

 

What’s on Coach Excursion Madrid, Aranjuez and Toledo

Tuesday 15th through Saturday 19th March – Coach Excursion to Madrid, Aranjuez and Toledo.  Please come and join friends on a 5 day coach excursion starting in the Torre del Mar area.  The first day you will travel to Madrid, the capital of Spain, stopping on the way to purchase breakfast and lunch.  The coach will arrive late afternoon at the 4* Senator Spa hotel in Madrid in time for dinner.

Wednesday, after breakfast at the hotel, you will have a free day to discover Madrid and a Tourist bus ticket is in included.  A day to see the Royal Palace, visit the Prado Museum, Temple of Debod, Plaza Mayor, Gran Via, Retiro Park and much more.  Dinner will be provided at the hotel.

Thursday, after breakfast, you will join the coach to visit El Valle de los Caidos (Valley of the Fallen), built on the instructions of Francisco Franco, to honour and bury those who fell during the Spanish Civil war. The construction started in 1940 and was completed in 1959 and there will be a guided tour.  After the visit you will join the coach to go to the town of Aranjuez, which has been one of the Royal Estates of the Crown of Spain since the time of Philip II in 1560.  There will be free time to stroll through the beautiful gardens and purchase lunch after which there will be a guided tour of the beautiful Royal Palace.  You will then join the coach for the drive to the city of Toledo for dinner at the 4* Hotel Eurostars Toledo where you will stay for 2 nights.

Friday, after breakfast, there is a free day to discover Toledo, known as the “Imperial City”, where there is a beautiful Cathedral, El Greco museum and much more.  There is also a small tourist train which takes you around the city with beautiful views.  You return to the hotel for dinner.

Saturday, after breakfast, you will join the coach for the return journey stopping on the way to purchase lunch.  Ticket price 419 Euros per person in a double room, single room 476 Euros.  This includes the coach, hotels on a half board basis, tours, guides, entrance fees, tourist bus ticket and insurance.  Deposit 100 Euros and final payment due end of February.  Proceeds to fundraising. Departure times Viñuela (Football Pitch) 6.45am, Algarrobo (Lidl) 7.15am, Caleta 7.25am, Torre del Mar (Coach Station) 7.30am.

For further information and bookings please contact the Centre, Torre del Mar Tel.952 543 334 E-mail: luxmundi@lux-mundi.org  .Please note you are unable to make bookings through the web site and sorry we cannot accept cards

 

 

What’s on – Fiesta Flamenca in Competa.

Peña Flamenca “La Albora” Virginia Gámez in Calle San Antonio71 Competa.
12 March 2016 at 22.00 hours.
Peña Flamenca is open every Friday and Saturday from 20.00 to 23.00 Hours for all public.

What’s on Bar La Dama : Noche de Ibéricos & Quesos –

La Dama

This Wednesday you can enjoy an extensive buffet of Ibéricos and international cheeses at Bar La Dama in Algarrobo-Costa. So… why stay at home, when you can have a variety of food to choose from? Then we make sure you will get more than sufficient!

PS: Don’t forget to reserve in advance…

When: Wednesday 24th of February

Where: Bar La Dama, Centro Internacional – Bloque 73 (Edif. Córdoba), Algarrobo-Costa

What: Buffet of Ibéricos and Cheeses

 

 

Question re Previous Ad – Blue Garden Seat

Could I ask that people advertising with email address to answer to their adverts please reply to inquiries? Even if you have sold it would be good to get a reply.
Blue garden seat for sale on Sunday.
Could the person selling the blue garden seat please let me know if it’s sold. Did you receive the two emails I sent yesterday. 645235688. Thank you. Jean

 

 

For Sale – Double Bed

IKEA Bed01 IKEA bed02IKEA Sultan double bed in very good clean condition.

Sturdy but lightweight silver frame and thick comfortable foam mattress.

Mattress cover is washable and bed easily assembled and disassembled for storage if required.

Unfortunately we do not have room for it any more.

Would accept 80 euros.

Phone or text me on 00447922296446 or

email cook819  @  btinternet.com

 

 

For Sale X-Racer Eco-de 818 Indoor Spin Bike       

Race Bike

I bought this a month ago from Groupon for 300 euros and its only been used twice.

Other websites are selling it for over 400 euros.

I have assembled it and it is ready for use.

I have since bought other bikes for my outdoor spin studio so this is surplus to requirements.

It is an excellent bike but not the same brand as my other bikes so I can’t use

it for classes. The specification is as follows:

  • Flywheel: 21kg
  • Transmission system: chain
  • Resistance: friction
  • Display for speed, time and touch sensor for heart rate
  • Warranty: 2 years
  • Bottle cage, wheels for easy movement, fully adjustable handle bars and saddle.

For sale for only 250 Euros.

I can deliver within a reasonable distance from Competa.

+(34) 616 341 709 Email: karenparnell01 @  hotmail.com

 

 

 

Wanted – White Plastic Sunbeds

Looking to buy Sun beds white plastic.

brendacooper341  @  yahoo.com

 

 

For Sale  LPs & Book      

130 LPs , various artists, priced from 1 euro, or 100 euros for the lot. Bargain !

Heath2 books signed by Edward Heath, 15 euros each.

For sale in Action for Animals, charity shop, Competa. Opening hours 10-2 Monday -Saturday, tele 660586040

 

 

For SaleCommunion suit

Communion

Includes jacket, trousers, shirt, waistcoat and tie.

Fits 9-10 year old.

Cost 400 euros new last year and worn for only 3 hours!

Asking for 300 euros or very near offer.

Can be seen and tried on in Nerja area.

Please phone Nicky, 616 728 849 or email franyniki @ yahoo.co.uk.

 

 

For Sale Bookcases & Bed

bkcase2 bookcases, veneered MDF, nothing fancy but sturdy.

Both measure 180 cm (height) x 75 cm (width) x 25 cm (depth).

Great storage for indoors or maybe an outhouse, garage or shed.
We’re keen or make some space so only 8€ each, or 15€ for the pair.
Also single bed with good clean mattress but no headboard or footboard.

Just 10€
Buyers to collect from Competa pueblo (loading possible very nearby).
Phone 951 242 243

 

 

For Sale – Ski Boots & Skis    

Ski-b Ski-c

The snow has arrived  !

For sale 2 pairs of skis

€20 each.

2 pairs of boots sizes 38 and 39/40

€15 each,

Competa area. Phone 952030461

 

 

For Sale- Startrite Metal Bandsaw 

Very good condition has coolant can easily cut six inch square steel spare bi-metal blades
450 Euros
658 578 228

 

 

For Sale Router   

rout-01 Rout-02New unused quality Trend T3 variable speed lightweight router 650watts including parallel side fence, side fence rods, 3 collet sizes 6mm 6.35mm(1/4 inch) 8mm, guide bush, spanners, dust extractor spout, instruction book and fine height adjuster. All in strong case. Contact Mike 952516985

email mcauliffe99  @  hotmail.com Price €55. Competa area

 

 

For Sale – Fire       

Fire

Flame effect electric convector heater in perfect condition.

€15.

Nerja telephone 952522630.

 

 

For SaleSinger 45 Industrial Sewing Machine    

Singer industrial Sewing machine capable of sewing 1 inch leather.
Professionally reconditioned new motor etc less than ten hours use
cost £800 for sale at @ €450
658 578 228

 

 

For sale – Large Gazebo   

GazeboIn APARIV shop, Torre del Mar.
Large Gazebo, in good condition, 3 metres square. 20 euros
May be seen in the shop, open Mon. to Sat. 10-2
Anne 693231007

 

For Sale Chesterfield Sofa

chesterfiled

Due to downsizing and lack of space we are offering our lovely sofa, ca. 1830, completely reupholstered, for sale.                                                                                  Size: length 2,30m x height 0,66m x depth 0,9m                                                        Price 750 € ono                                                                                                                                Can be viewed in Torrox,                                                                                                 contact hans dot gehrke at t-online dot de       or phone 685 274 685

 

 

For Sale   Gents road/mountain bike

bicycle

In excellent condition. Handlebar controlled 16 gears, front disc brake.

Safety helmet, locking chain and back pack included in price

€80.  Nerja

telephone 952522630.

 

 

For Sale Boots & Computer Monitor

1) For Sale – Solid Walking Boots For an adult male as new.Seen at Porpecunia charity shop c/Bela Vista 6, near Hotel Villa Flamenca.

2) Computer monitor 19″ Flat screen. Seen Nerja Centre ( Ho Monica).

Each €25, to Love a Child Charity.

Tony

sjc2714 @ gmail

  1. m) 657 302 740

 

 

Wanted good quality reclining chair

Does anyone have a really comfy reclining armchair they wish to sell.

Must be in good condition.

If so please email with details to pamsamme @ gmail dot com. Thanks

 

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