Digamextra No. 369 Friday September 30th 2016 


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Thank you…..

To everyone who has been helping us to find Bree.

We found her this morning, sadly not alive but she is home now where she belongs.

(Editor writes :- Jim, I am sure that everyone in Digameland will be saddened too  by this news. Our hearts go out to you both. Jane x)



Services Available- Endless Pool and Swim Coaching in Competa


The Competa swimming pool closes for a October so if you want to continue to swim why not try our Endless Pool? It is like a treadmill for swimming and has 52 settings to cater for all levels of swimmer. You swim against the powerful jet for an effective workout. This is a professional piece of kit imported from the US and used by top athletes for swim training. You can hire the pool by the hour or I can provide professional video analysis and swim coaching to improve your stroke so you can go faster for longer. It’s fun and excellent at improving your cardiovascular system.

Fully Qualified, Certified and Insured.

Contact Karen for more details.

Karenparnell01 @ hotmail.com

616 341 709

www.chilibandb.com  www.chilitri.com



Services Needed- Air Conditioning Repairman Torrox Costa Area

Can anyone recommend a reliable AC repair man who is reliable and not too expensive.

Rod Taylor

Rodt1818 @ btinternet.com



Services Needed- a reliable house keeper in Competa

I’m looking for a reliable house keeper in Competa.

She should speak one of these languages: English, German or Dutch.

Hours are from 11-2pm, one or two times a week. The working days must be flexible and I pay fair wages. The house is modern with easy working conditions.

Interested please send resumes to: deassola  @  gamail.com



Services Needed 

Does anybody know of any company that can spray my pine trees with Bacillus Thuringiensis, the bacterial based caterpillar prevention.

Last year I used Aplitex from Nerja but their shop near the bus station appears to be closed and the telephone number appears to be continuously engaged(?).

Answers to Digamextra in case anyone else is interested.

Regards  Derek S



Services Available Personal Trainer

Are you wanting to lose weight, get stronger or train for an event ?

I am a professional personal trainer and health coach recently
relocated to Spain from the UK.

I specialise in all 3 of the above categories.
As an active athlete myself I am up to date with all the latest trends
and methods ensuring I can get you the best results possible allowing
us to hit your goals together.
I am looking for 2 females and 1 male to join my health & fitness community
Make the first step today and contact me on either of the below, I’m
here to help you.
adamirving.pt @ gmail.com
+34 658 335 343



Services Available Looking to Learn Spanish ? 

Apple Tree Academia de Idiomas (language academy) is a small, family run business.

Our business is new to Nerja this year and located a handy, 5 minute walk away from the famous Balcón de Europa.

We pride ourselves in offering Spanish and English classes focused on the needs of our students. Both our English and Spanish teachers are native to their languages, fully qualified and believe in teaching and learning in a fun environment. Our Spanish teacher is also fluent in English.

If you have any questions, we love to chat, so drop us a message and we will be happy to answer your queries.

We currently have spaces in our Tuesday Spanish class: 13:30 – 15:30 ready to start immediately!

Apple Tree Academia de Idiomas

951 359 359

info @ appletreenerja.com

Arropieros, 18, 1º IZQ.

Nerja (Málaga) 29780



Services Available Gardening & Pet Walking

I am in Competa and available to help you give your garden a face lift and get it looking like it used to. If you have a lock up and go with balcony or terrace plants that need caring when you’re away I can help you. No job to big or too small.

If anybody needs to have their dogs walked because they are unable to for whatever reasons give me a call.

Please call Don for more information: +34 661622072. Email: graydon 1952 @ gmail.com



What’s On-Car Boot Market, Lake Viñuela

There is a Car boot sale/market at El Pantano Restaurant car park, overlooking Lake Vinuela, on Sunday 2nd October. 9.30am to 1.pm.

Easy to find on the A356 towards Colmenar.

Drive over the bridge crossing Lake Vinuela and the car park/bar is just ahead on the right hand side. Plenty of parking.

There are always bargains galore……….. old and new.

Lots of locally grown fresh fruit and veg.

Homemade chutney, jams and pickles

Plants, shrubs, flowers and herbs.

Greetings cards.

Always a good selection of DIY tools.

(New) Ladies clothes.

Large selection of paperback and hardback books

Lots of household and garden items for sale on many of the stalls

(New) DVD’s

Animal Rescue tombola stall

Come along and enjoy a morning browsing and picking up a few bargains at this well established monthly market, which attracts visitors from far and near. A super location. The restaurant has shaded terraces overlooking the lake and many customers sit and enjoy a coffee or a tapa and a drink and catch up with friends and acquaintances for a chat. Many even stay and choose lunch from the varied menu available.

Bar is open from 9.30am serving coffee/drinks/food.

Please note: Weather forecast is currently very good, but if the market has to be cancelled due to bad weather, it will automatically be re-scheduled for the following Sunday. For further info please contact Sandy on 619 471 301



What’s on – Weekend Steak Offer from Silks 

Starting this weekend (fri/sat) we have an offer of a large char-grilled sirloin steak with all the trimmings for only 10.95 euro.

Friday is Karaoke night with our host Kirsty so come along and enjoy the fun!

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What’s on– Bar Cerezo Canillas de Albaida, tonight (Friday)

Live music with Moonshine. Book your table for an evening of Folk, Country, Rock and pop and the fabulous harmonies of Moonshine.

Res. Call 952553018.



What’s on Friday Games Afternoon

Come and join us for a relaxing afternoon, socialising and making new friends

We meet every Friday from 12.30 onwards and play all sorts of games….

Crib, Scrabble, Rummykub and more…..

At El Trapiche Restaurant….(next to El Cruce on the road to Trapiche Market)

Great menu of the day…and a full variety of tapas on offer….

More details? madpip @ hotmail.co.uk



 What’s on –Organic Market Saturday Oct 1st


Browse the great range of organic produce including local, blue and raw milk cheeses, wood oven bread, fruit and vegetables, flours, pulses, seeds, sugar and rice ,pasties, pies, biscuits and cakes,  vegan and super foods, jams and chutneys, spicy sauces, olive oil, and artisan beers plus raw treats.
Our ever-changing handicrafts stalls feature this week fair trade shoes handmade in Guatemala, colorful genuine Moroccan beauty from Vilostrada foundation, jewelry with precious stones from India, silver jewelry, soaps, aromatherapy products, ….
Plus Restorative Yoga at 12 o’clock.

Come and enjoy a morning’s shopping in a delightful venue with organic breakfast and tapas, coffee, wine, and beer available at the bar.

Find us on the A356, Torre del Mar to La Vinuela road, opposite the Renault Trucks, km 39. Google link https://goo.gl/nDLk6o

Contact: 615512423/mercadoecovivero @ gmail.com



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For sale

The following items are for sale as part of a house clearance in Caleta de Vélez:
To view, contact Richard on 617282970 or 00447979780106 or email jorichjones74 @yahoo.com (without gaps)
1 King-size Bed with understorage. Mattress protected. Has had very little use.  80€
2 Pikolin single beds with simple divan base and mattress
Have had very little use          40€ each
Super King electric bed with independent controls for each single
element                                                                                                                 100€
2 Bedside cabinets.      25€ each
Matching tall drawer units.     40€ each
2 Rattan style bedside cabinets   15€ each
1 Rattan style drawer unit  25€
Computer table with retractable keyboard shelf     25€
Mahogany dining room furnishing (prices in brackets are those on display
now at the Caleta Danish furniture shop):
Dining table, including extension.   200€.  (new, 1150€ excl extension) 📸
6 dining chairs:  240€   (new, 2040€) 📸
2 carver chairs:  100€.       📸
Sideboard.          400€.  (new, 2000€) 📸
Large “mesa del centro”.      100€.  (new 890€) 📸
Bedside lights – pair           15€ 📸
Bedside lights – pair, without shades.  10€ 📸
Bedside light – pair.         30€ 📸
Orange Gas Bottle, empty.   15€
Dethlac:  4 cans available at 2€ each
Full size cover for car.        25€
Breville Food Processor.  900W.  25€
2-tier food steamer, Cotton Traders. 5€
Kitchen Classics Blender.  15€
Whittard Teapot   5€
Ceramic Baking dishes x2.  2€ each
1 oval glass oven dish.   5€
2 brown ceramic oven dishes. 1€ each
Glass measuring jugs 1€ each
Various “pyrex” glass mixing bowls 1€ each
Oven Baking Dish with silicon handles. 5€
2 flower vases, one ceramic, one glass.  3€ each



For Sale- Hyosung 250 Aquila motorbike


With a genuine 6,837 kms on the clock.

A beautiful lightweight cruiser with a smooth and powerful V-Twin motor. Low seat height.

Cheap to run. Fun to ride and won’t break the bank!

Only €1,500

Interested? Call David Ritchie on 630 532 715 or email davidritchie 42 @gmail. com



For Sale KeeWay ARN 125cc Scooter 


New tyres, new clutch. ITV May 1028. Recently serviced.

450 euros

Contact Rob Addison on 690 076 988 or at rtaddison @ gmail.com



For Sale – 2 BBQ

bbq01 bbq02

45 euros each. Location Torrox. I have many more pictures so don’t hesitate and send me an email krikjohnson @ Hotmail dot com




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