Digamextra No. 362 Friday September 23rd 2016 

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Bree is Still Missing

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Hi there,we would like to thank everyone who has been in touch with us.Spanish,British and also holiday makers in Torrox Park/El Pino area.
Unfortunately Bree is still missing and it has been 12 days now.

We live in Manzano Bajo campo near El Morche  so it is more than likely she went further in to the campo.

Therefore we would like to make a further appeal especially to people living in the campo areas to please keep a lookout for her.
Bree is a very friendly 4year old medium /large dog,20 kilos and 50cm height to shoulder.

She has been clipped recently so her body is a light fawnish colour

Her head, back of legs and end of tail have been left uncut, hence are darker and shaggy.
Any info please phone Jim:629165902.
or whatsapp:00447933932042.
Many thanks.

 

 

TAIL BBQ – Important Message

Important message for all the people that have bought tickets for our Barbecue, I have made a printing  It should read Sunday 25th September

 

 

Knowing Where you Are…..

When people look at adverts it is nice to know if the place in question is in your local aea without wasting money on phone calls to find if it is anywhere in a comfortable distance from you.   So many adverts do not do this .Why?     I will not ring up & waste money to find a place is nowhere within easy reach just to get a meal.      No. everybody does not know you or where you are, but would-be customers don’t & cannot be bothered to ring you up. You’re loosing  out..   Martin

 

 

Nursing Assistant Required

to complete our team.

Torrox/  La Herrundura

Must be / or prepared to be autonimo.

Contact.  Liz (englishnurse @ rocketmail.com)   Tel 951242449

 

 

Services Needed- Hairdresser

Does anyone know of a reasonably priced English-speaking hairdresser or a Spanish one that can copy from a photo in Torre del Mar? I have tried a couple of Spanish ones nearby with pictures, but I’m not really happy to go back to either of them.

Thanks

celia1953 @ hotmail.co.uk

 

 

Services Needed – Delivery & Planting of Mature Trees

Does anyone know of a garden centre that can provide quite mature trees deliver and possibly plant. We want to put up a line of conifers to eventually cut into a hedge as a windbreak for our garden, as the garden suffers a lot in the wind of the Winter.
We have found one but it is in Alhaurin El Grande and it is too far for delivery, we are in Torrox campo.
Responses please to : liliandotmaddison @ btopenworld.com

 

 

Services Needed-Rent your Guitar to Me ?

Would you be willing to rent your extra guitar to me?  I’m coming to stay for six weeks Torrox Costa next year from March 11 to April 23. Please let me know by email if you are interested.  Thanks very much. Please include a picture and a description of your extra guitar

bgillis10sne1 @ yahoo.com

 

 

Services Regional Codes

I need to change the regional code for an LG DVD player DP542H to ALL. Please help: 625876499

 

 

Services Available- Cleaning and maintenance services offered

Summers over!
Has the summer taken its toll!
We can help with
General cleans or deep cleans gardening
Also painting and general maintenance
We can get the job done
Also some slots available for regular weekly, fortnightly or monthly cleans
Torrox Costa, Nerja and Caleta areas covered
Email job done torrox @ gmail.com
(No spaces)

 

 

Services Available- Complete Audio, Video Service  

richardWe offer a complete video/audio service.

Video Tapes (All formats Inc Betacam) transferred to Dvd or Pen Drive.

Cine Film ( 8mm or super 8) to Dvd or Pen Drive

Audio Cassettes/Vinyl Records to Cd or Pen Drive

Colour Slides transferred to Dvd slide show

Video Conversion Pal /Ntsc

Editing Service

ONLY 10 Euros per hour video (or part thereof)

Discounts available for quantity.

Free collection & delivery Nerja area.

Tel Richard 659458020 or email nerjavideo @ gmail.com for a quotation.

Visit our website www.costadelsolvideo.com for further information

Presentation Video. www.facebook.com/costadelsolvideo/video

 

 

Services Needed-Trying to Contact…….

Hi wurzlegover @ hotmail.com I have tried to email you

ref:Producing a Poster from a picture

My Name is Rob Bell, I am a freelance photographer, Digital Artist with your graphic requirement, you can find examples of my work at www.robbell.photography

http://www.rob-bellphotography.co.uk/gallery_682405

Please feel free to call me on 678204428 or

email at robphotos26 @ gmail.com if you wish to discuss this further.

and Graphic Designer. I am based in Torrox pueblo and like the opportunity to help you

Kind Regards

 

 

Recommendation Needed- Hairdresser

Can anybody recommend an English speaking hairdresser in the Nerja/Torrox area who can do a good modern cut and blow-dry on medium length hair.
jenny @ mahimbo dot wanadoo dot co dot uk

 

 

Recommendation – Hairdresser

My wife, Pauline, can highly recommend WalliRon in Nerja located just past the Post Office as you approach from the Balcon de Europa. Walli, Ron and all the staff speak good English as well as many other languages.

Gerry

 

 

Recommendation – Polarair
We recently moved into an apartment and found the air con wasn’t working.  I phoned a number from Digame,  and can recommend Peter, from Polarair.  No, 655 21192.
Peter tried to help me resolve the problem via email ( no charge!) but I eventually asked him to pay a visit and at least diagnose the problem.  He did this – told me the cost of the part, which he had with him, and his fee and I had it done there and then.
Very kind, very efficient, and a very reasonable charge.   Can def recommend.
VAF.

 

 

Recommendation- Asesoria

Stephanie Albrod. Tor Del Marr

Speaks perfect English, Dutch Francais, German and is qualified Asesoria.

Also very reliable.  Not expensive, far from it.

Accountancy.

All tax matters.

Car and house matters.

Helped us over many years.

Translation.

Incredibly honest.

606 874 550— 952 540 487

 

 

Recommendationtric Door Repairs

Contact Phil Watts telephone 647006140  ( Nerja).

AND

For Stephanie who is looking for someone to repair her garage door. She can contact to ABRIMATIC in Torre del Mar (abrimatic @ gmail.com).  Abrimatic specializes in repairs, installations and maintenance of garage doors.

 

 

 

What’s On Life Music 

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Saturday, Life-Music at Bea´s Postamt
Torrox-Costa, Avd. Europa, Bl. 80 (behind El Picadero)

 

 

What’s On New Spanish classes starting October. Torrox Pueblo.

Beginners: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:00-12:00.

Intermediate: Wednesdays from 10:00-12:00 and Fridays from 12:00-13:00

Advanced: Mondays and Wednesdays from 10:00-11:00.

We also offer one-to-one lessons.

Don’t be afraid, come and have a go. We have been teaching Spanish for more than ten years and we know how to make you speak Spanish in a good atmosphere.

Come and try one lesson in a group. If you don’t like it, you don’t lose anything, but if you never try, you will never know!

If you think it might be for you and would like to take a trial lesson or enroll in one of our courses, send us an email or call us:

We are in c/Almedina 6. Torrox Pueblo. On the main road near the health centre.

Tel.: +34 635 152 447
http://www.language-school-torrox.com/
academiadeidiomastorrox @ hotmail.com

 

 

What’s on Jukebox Bandits  

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Hi folks, Jukebox Bandits are playing live tonight Friday 23rd September on the terrace at Restaurante Maria at the Hotel Balcon in Competa from 9.00pm.

To reserve a table call 952 553662 or just come along for a drink.

Jukebox Bandits are a covers band consisting of Rod Jones on keyboards and Mitch France on acoustic and electric guitars, mandolin, penny whistle and vocals.

They play an eclectic mix of pop, rock and folk standards from Britain, America, Ireland and Spain. From Dire Straits to The Dubliners, from Manu Chao to Jason Mraz. The music starts mellow (whilst people are eating), gradually picking up the tempo and culminating with the dance set including standards like Van Morrison’s “Brown Eyed Girl”, REM’s “Losing My Religion” and The Mavericks’ “Dance the Night Away”.

 

 

What’s on – Multi-cultural Night of Music and Dance

multicultSunday October 9, La Plaza, Canillas de Albaida

From 8.00pm Free entrance

As part of its Cultural week, the Ayuntamiento of Canillas de Albaida proudly presents the Fifth Night of Multi-cultural Music and Dance to be held in the Plaza (main square) in Canillas de Albaida on Sunday 9th October. Admission to the event is free but there will be opportunities to donate to Action for Animals local charity.

The idea behind the event is to create an evening of music originating from as many countries as possible and we have an International line up of performers for the night.

The first artists to perform will be local duo, Jukebox Bandits, comprising of Rod Jones and Mitch France. They will play a set of songs and tunes from around the World on electric and acoustic guitars, mandolin and keyboards, Jukebox Bandits and friends will also finish the night off with a lively set of music for dancing to.

Up next will be Grupo Bailar de Axarquia, led by Francey, a local dance teacher and they will perform a number of different dance styles accompanied by a guitarist.

Africa and The Netherlands will be well represented by Xenophone – African Percussion, 2 Africans and a Dutch couple performing a very exciting set of percussive pieces to include some African dancing, always a big hit at the Cultural Concert.

All the way from Yorkshire especially to perform at this concert, the Wild Geese will be playing 2 sets of music, mainly Celtic but with some rock and roll and novelty pieces on guitars, fiddle, whistle, bodhran, banjo and mandolin. The Wild Geese last played in the Plaza for the opening of the hotel almost 10 years ago.

Yanique and Patrick from Competa will play next, a mix of blues and contemporary songs on keyboards and guitar. Yanique is a singing teacher from the Netherlands who is relatively new to the area and Patrick is originally from Norwich in the UK and has lived and played here for many years.

Due to ill health Aire Flamenco will unfortunately not be able to perform as originally advertised, a replacement is currently being located.

Biddies que Bailan (all local dancers) will then dance an Irish reel on stage.

This will be followed by a ceilidh where you the audience have a chance to take part with a caller who will tell you exactly what to do.

Last year the concert had to be postponed for several days due to rain, hopefully that won’t happen again this year as it is a bit earlier. This unique multi-cultural night of music had been a huge success in previous years, please come along and make sure it is just as successful again this year.

There will be an opportunity to donate to Action for Animals, a local charitiy, please give generously to help our furry friends in need.

For Youtube footage previous concerts, key in “Canillas de Albaida Multicultural night”.

 

 

What’s on- Beerfest in Algarrobo-Costa.

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What’s On – Friday Games Afternoon

Come and join us at El Trapiche Restaurant from 12.30 onwards ..

(Next to El Cruce on the road to Trapiche Market)

Playing Scrabble, Crib, Rummykub and more ….. enjoy a relaxing

Social Afternoon with friends …menu del dia available plus varied tapas

all at reasonable prices….

A lovely way today spend a Friday afternoon…looking forward to seeing you

Any details from madpip @ hotmail.co.uk

 

 

What’s on  Bar Amalia Archez

Unfortunately the Tapas and Sangria Night arranged for this Friday, 23rd has been cancelled.  The good news is that we will be holding it on Friday 30th September from 8.00 pm.  Dance performance from our local children followed by solo performance of great acoustics from Oliver (guitarist with the Jack Cade Rebellion).  More info next week.

Sunday lunch of Roast Beef or Lamb with all the trimmings only 8 euros.  Vegetarian option, Spinach and Feta Quiche.  Bookings not always essential.  Great selection of Homemade Puddings.

To book a table for the Tapas night or Sunday lunch give Dot a ring on 634302480.

 

 

 

For Sale –Resin pool

resin-pool

This was from freedom pools exported from Australia, now have a factory in northern Spain, 8×4 shaped, gradual sloping perfect condition,
Midnight blue, easy to clean, no tiles to fall off, easy to fit.
Very strong resin, the manufacture gives a 35 warranty with freedom pools, perfect condition
8500 euros      Contact fincaelgato @ hotmail.com

 

 

For saleAcoustic Guitar  

guit02guit03guit01Washburn accoustic guitar with Fishman pickup and tuner. Model: WMJ21SCE. Newly strung. Comes with soft Yamaha case, 2 picks, capo and strap. €160.
Contact Andy: 643 W053 068
Email: andydabeba dot holistichealing @ gmail.com

 

 

For sale iPhone 

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iPhone 4. ios 5. Good condition. New screen. Comes with charger. €60.
Andy 643 053 068

 

 

For Sale –Dining Furniture & Cement Mixer

Dining table and 6 accompanying chairs with detachable cushions. Solid wood, honey gold, good condition, large, oval shaped. 120 euros Non-negotiable, buyer to collect.

Cement mixer in good condition and not been used for a long while. 50 euros. Buyer to collect.

Based in Nerja. Tel: 634230167.  email – alexenalorca @ hotmail.com

 

 

For Sale – Youth’s karate uniform

Used only one season, should fit ages 10-13.
15 euros
email   greatpointedarcherfan @  yahoo.com

 

 

For Sale- Complete Kitchen    

kitchen

Complete kitchen for sale and all the appliances.

550 euros.

located in Torrox.

For more photos and information send an email to

krikjohnson @ hotmail.com

 

 

For Sale – Binoculars

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Halina Travel Binoculars 10 x 25 in carry case

8 Euros

Old binoculars in hard leather case Kershaw Soholite 8 x 30 Made in England

8 Euros

bins-hair

Hair Clippers,including Nose and Ear Hair Trimmer, guides No’s 1,2, left and right.  I have sterilised these to the best of my ability but remember when you go to the barbers he doesn’t sterilise his..!!

Sorry folks these need to be collected by 11:00 am tomorrow at the latest.

Nerja 653 360 747

Email: samxavier @ gmx.co.uk

 

Folding Bikes – Incorrect phone number

Hi Jane, I noticed that the phone number for the two folding bikes is non valid. Was there any other contact info?

Thanks, Ken

 

 

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