Digamextra No. 213 for Thursday 14th April 2106

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Fly to Norwich direct – and enjoy!

My wife and I have just returned from Spain to England for the summer and as we live on the North Norfolk coast we took advantage of the new direct Malaga to Norwich flights operated by flybe. We would wholeheartedly recommend the service to anyone living in the east anglia region.
Flybe is using the smaller Ambraer jets, which are comfortable quick and quiet, seating two either side of the aisle. Flight time was two hours twenty five minutes. Once the food and drink had been served we weren’t bothered with flight attendants trying to sell us scratch cards, perfumes and so on. The cost for us was actually less than flying from Stansted, especially taking into account the huge cost of taxi fares each way to say nothing of the tedious two and a half hour journey.
Norwich Airport is small and totally unlike Stansted whose terminal is really just a massive shopping mall which requires everyone to walk all the way through it. It only took about ten minutes to disembark and go through customs at Norwich. The only thing people flying from Norwich need to factor is in that the £10 a head airport tax is still in place. But we are happy to pay that for the the sheer convenience of flying from there. Also at present you can’t get your boarding passes on line flying out from Malaga although we are sure this will be possible in due course. But as the aircraft only holds about 100 it didn’t take long to obtain them from the check in desk.

We have already booked our return flight from Norwich in the autumn.

Finally, just in case you are thinking we are either flybe or Norwich airport employees or shareholders we assure you we have no connection with either other than being passengers!  D&G.



Question – Torrox Swimming Pool

Please can someone tell me where the outside communal swimming pool is in Torrox pueblo? We were told about it many times whilst looking for a holiday home here but now we have the house, nobody knows where the outside communal pool is!
Does anyone know?
Ashley – ashleygeddes1 @ gmail.com



Question Scam ?

I have had several phone calls from people who say they are calling from Microsoft as there is a problem with my computer, All different foreign voices, have said there is no problem and put the phone down, is this a scam?
Robert Maro
Answers to Digamextra, maybe help others



Services Needed –CPR Training

GINS (Golf International Nerja Society) are looking for an appropriately certified person to give members instruction on how to perform basic CPR.

If you can help please contact, ginstreasurer at outlook dot com
Many thanks,

Gillian Sibson



Services Available -Virus Removal

Hello, I am Jan and I’m 21 years old and I am looking to earn some money so I am offering to fix your computer up and speed it up too.

I have had a lot of experience with computers and I have been studying

Business and IT at college for 3 years now and I have achieved a Distinction in Level 2 Software Development and a Merit in Business and IT Level 3.

I speak English and Dutch fluently and I have a very basic understanding of Spanish and German.

I can fix hardware and software related issues and generally help your computer run faster.

I am living in Torrox Park currently. To contact me please email me at

JanTytgat @ Live.co.uk.



Services Available- Mobile car valeting and upholstery cleaning
We also clean rugs, mattrasses,three pice suites etc
All types of cleaning, builders cleans, holiday rental turnarounds will be carried out to a high standard.
We have 25 years experience in the cleaning industry
We are based in Nerja but we are happy to go to all surrounding areas
Please call Kevin and Jenny for a quote on 693567351
Email     k_lambertcleaning @ hotmail.com



Services Needed-Pool Pump Fitter  

Thanks to Digamextra,  I have successfully purchased a second hand pump and filter for our plunge pool, so, the first part of the plan went well, the second part of the plan is finding someone to fit it-including all pipe fittings ect.

If you can do this for us, or know someone who can, please contact me.

I am based in the Los Romanes area.

email chicken  dot  paul @ Hotmail dot  com  (no spaces)

Or tel   636857697   regards Paul



Services Available-Removals

I noticed on Tony Roam’s Removal post today a date error and having checked with him he asked if I could let people know the next dates for Spain – Uk movements.


So if you have small or large items that you might like to purchase of internet sites ie Amazon, furniture world, ebay etc. and have them delivered to our depot n the Uk collection or delivery can then be made here around Torrox.               Next run back to Spain 26th April .

Next run back to UK 9th May.

Your goods are handled by us only on our vans and kept in our storage

Full loads also undertaken good prices and fully insured up to £25,000 with British Insurance.

Evidence of insurance can be supplied by email on request, hard copies always carried on vans.       email ;  euroam@btconnect.com


Tel Spain 0034636393542  0034952115650 – UK 00447973362003


Rental Available – Stunning house, Torrox Pueblo


Available to rent( long or short term).Three bedrooms/three bathrooms.

Large kitchen diner.

Living room(with UK TV) with beautiful sitting out/covered terrace area off.
Large private roof terrace with stunning 360° views to mountains and sea.

Free parking only 2 minutes walk away.
Only 10 minutes walk to village Plaza/square with its shops, tapas bars

and restaurants.
For further information please visit us on Facebook at Casa del Cannon

or email me at
tim dot cannon398 at btinternet dot com



What’s on- GU!R! are back at Bahia de Tanit, in Torre del Mar


After the Thursday markets in Torre del Mar and Velez-Malaga, should you fancy some live music, a spot of lunch or some R n R on the beach. For more information please see https://www.facebook.com/GUIRI.rock.band



What’s on-TAIL Dog Show

cartoon-dog120524Tail Dog show is on Saturday 23rd April  at Fugitivos MC

next to Supersol in Torrox Costa. If you would like a stall

at this event

Please contact Jean on  629469445.

Stalls are 3 metres including car parking




What’s on- The ZimmerZ

Playing music from the 60’s 70’s 80’s and more plus rock and roll.

Friday 15th April at the Brujas Lounge Torre Del Mar 8.30pm onwards.

Table booking advised.


Whats on –Trip to Gibraltar

The Phoenix Club are off on their next shopping trip to Gibraltar on Friday the 6th May and we have a few seats available.

We have pick ups at at the A1 Garden Centre, Torre del Mar bus station and finally at Algarrobo Lidl at 08.30.  The bus is parked in Morrisons car park and we leave Gibraltar at 16.30.  Due to visa restrictions on entering Gibraltar, please advise if you are a non EU citizen when you book.  Also it is important to remember to bring with you your EHIC card, just in case, and passports are essential.  On the way to Gibraltar we stop to spend a penny and for coffee.

Due to an increase in coach fares we have increased our prices by €1 and we would greatly appreciate if payment was made before the journey.

The price?  €12pp includes a €1 gratuity for the driver.  Children under 12 can join us for 1/2 price.   Still the best value on the coast!
Early booking is recommended if you like a particular place, as seat numbers are allocated on a first come, first served basis.  Plenty to see in Gibraltar apart from the shopping!
For more information on any of our trips or events call Gail on 951 067 723, emailphoenixsocialclub@yahoo.co.uk or catch us on the web at www.phoenixsocialclub.co.uk
The Phoenix Club is a registered association raising funds for 3 local charities and Help4Heroes in the UK.  We meet every tuesday at the bar restaurant La Vega in Torre del Mar between 12 and 2pm and you can book or pay from 12.15 onwards.  Do pop in and meet us.  You can find La Vega behind the Repsol Garage on the way out of Torre towards Benajarafe.


Whats on Games Afternoon….Fridays

At the Asia Fu Restaurant in Algarrobo Costa

meeting again at the Asia Fu this Friday at around 12.30pm….

Its that time of the week again…: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
even better…:0)

For details email madpip  @  hotmail.co.uk


What’s on- Fish+Chip Friday at La Tasca Every Friday we have fish+ chips+mushy peas at La Tasca, Torre del Mar across from the police station.We also have a selection of pies and we do all day breakfasts.If you would like to book please call 634619569 or 640569988. 


For Sale – Generic Tower Computer

Reconditioned, very light weight tower

Windows 7 Ultimate, 64bit freshly installed

Intel Dual Core E3400 processor @ 2.6GHz

2Gb RAM, 150Gb Hard Disk

Refurbed Phillips High Performance DVD-RW

4 USB 2.0 slots

Basic package of programs installed: VLC Player, Java, Flash, Avast, Ccleaner, Adobe Reader, WinRAR.

No accessories included besides the power cord, user must supply display, mouse and keyboard.

For pickup in Nerja. Only 100EUR.

Email me at: doctorlaptop @ gmx.com



For Sale –Gas Heater & Bottle


Gas heater and gas cylinder. Good condition. Nerja area.

Buyer collects

  1. Euro.

Gwenroyle at gmail dot com



For sale –Grill and gardentable – reduced prices  pics

Grill Grill tableGrill with sideboard and wheels. Coal and firetablets. All for 5 eur.

Gardentable for 8 persons. Plastic in good quality and steel frame.

Free, or a bottle of red wine.


Contact – brandtoft @ yahoo.dk



For Sale- Double bed with mattress.

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Note that it is not the striped mattress, but the latex one.

The base is separate and adjustable for firmness (see photo).

€150 OVNO

Collection only from Almachar campo

steve DOT jd DOT harding AT gmail DOT com



For sale Folding electric Bike pic

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Never worry about hills again!
Almost brand new! Folding Electric bike for sale,  less than 1 year old,

ilver, 26” wheels, Kenda tyres.

Removeable lithium 36v battery concealed within bike frame,

6 speed shimano gears, max rider weight 115kg, 18 stone,

30-50km range, 3 modes – Full throttle, Pedal assist, Pedal.
Quick to fold and has carry handle for easy carrying.

Can be charged with battery in situ.

Comes with Carry/storage bag and charger.
As new condition, good reason for sale.
Bargain 650€
610955826. Torrox



For Sale Triumph Bonneville T100  pics

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The Tiger was too tall and the Bonny is too small
Has anybody interest?
For sale: Triumph Bonneville T100
04.29.2014, km 5912 (till today)
Asking price € 6.500.-
Movil: 619 828 143
e-mail wuerzelen at gmail dot com
Gabriel / Alcaucin


Wanted –cheap tablet

My trusty old tablet fell on the floor and no longer works, unsurprisingly.

Do you have an old tablet you don’t use any more; maybe you’ve upgraded? Reasonable price.  El Morche 645345070



Wanted- Exercise Bike

Not wanted but needed!!

full sized exercise bike

no more than 50  euro

37vernon  @  gmail.com



Wanted – Two Bikes.

We are new to Spain and require:- A bicycle for him and one for her

so we can become recycled teenagers,  fold up preferred, conventional

or battery.

Mirror for Lounge, hall and bedroom.  Flat screen tv. Can collect.                          Please email suzielawes @ btinternet.com


For sale IKEA Malm Chest of Drawers

 IKEA Malm Chest

Oak veneer six drawer chest with built-in mirror.

Good condition 20euros.

Contact Pete (Torrox Pueblo) at peteingham@btopenworld.com or

UK mobile number 07506138450


For Sale -Vox AC30 CC2 X Guitar combo

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Very good condition, Celestion blue alnico speakers, reverb, tremolo and protective cover included. Serviced in last 6 months, 650 euros, bargain with genuine reason for sale. (Thomann Germany new price for similar is 1649 euros). Tel: 666991041.


For Sale Satellite Reciever
Sat receiver

95 Euro
As new.
hermanswim7  @ gmail.com



For Sale-Dresser & Coffee Table

coffee tab Chest Coffee tab

White dresser with display cabinet and storage under plus matching coffee table. Can be sold separately.

€100                   Tel: 605303726


For Sale bf mobile phone

phne bf

It is just a year old and selling because I have just bought him a new phone.

The phone has a 13 megapixel camera and is in good condition.

Free to any network. asking 85 euros. contact me at

sarahgibbsemail @ gmail dot com



Wanted – metal patio furniture and wood or metal bench

I am looking for strong metal patio table and chairs and metal loungers.

Also wood or metal benches.

We get very strong winds in the campo where I live and plastic patio furniture is just too light.

Please email    sylvia4700athotmaildotcodotuk or ring 647 155 878.

Thanks Digamites.



For Sale- Set of Wardrobes, drawers & Shoes Rack
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Perfect condition like new. Two double wardrobes /cupboards with shoes racks and drawers. Each double wardrobe is 1m wide x 580 depth x 240 high.
Two single ends one with glass shelving and drawers and the other with shelving and metal baskets.

Bought for €1200. Will sell whole set for €500 ONO…..Bargain !

Contact Andrew Phone 0034 6575 06255 or email –

Andrewwardpc @ gmail.com



For Sale Portabel DVD player
DVD player for sale

95 Euro
hermanswim7  @ gmail.com
951 067 776


For sale –IKEA furniture:

IKEA stufff6 Table tops & legs 150 cm X 80 cm –  20 euros each

4 “JULES” (salmon colour) leg chairs –  18 euros each

1 “JULES” (wood colour) swivel chair –  35 euros

2 Office (fabric) swivel chair –  10 euros

1 “MALM” (black-brown) chest of three drawers: W 80 cm, D 48 cm, H 78 cm –  25 euros

5 “LACK” (2 white, 3 black) side tables: W 55 cm, D 55 cm, H 45 cm –  5 euros each

1 “LACK” (birch effect) coffee table: W 118 cm, D 78 cm –  15 euros

1 “MOLGER” (brown) Shelving unit: W 37, D 35, H 140 cm –  20 euros

1 “POÄNG” (red) arm chair –  28 euros

1 Wooden bench:  10 euros

1 Extendable dining table (dark brown): W 196 cm, D 90 cm –  59 euros

6 Dining chairs (dark brown) –  20 euros each

1 “MONGSTAD” mirror: W 190 cm, D 94 cm –  40 euros

2 “FRANKLIN” bar stools –  15 euros each

2 Round bar stools –  14 euros each

2 Wooden square bar stools – 8 euros each

Other furniture:

2 Single bed frames: W 190 cm D 90 cm –  19 euros each

2 Single bed mattresses: W 190 cm D 90 cm –  38 euros

1 Double bed frame: W 190 cm D 150 cm –  25 euros

2 Chest of four drawers: W 62 cm, D 50 cm, H 70 cm –  20 euros each

3 Electric oil heaters different sizes: 14 euros each

3 Standing fans –  8 euros each

Other ítems:

1 Tool box with basic tools and bits –  20 euros

1 Electric drill –  15 euros

A range of Kitchen gear & accessories – from 1 euro

Computers and printers:

LAPTOP: Samsung NP700Z3C-S02UK, Intel i5, 2.5GHz, 8GB RAM, 1TB,14” Display Silver-  395 euros

PLOTTER: HP Design Jet 110 plus NR wide format plotter –  395 euros


tallerdelsol @ gmail dot com



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