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Referring to the query about residencia I think I can give the definitive answer. Mine too was issued in 2011 as an A4 sheet with no expiry date. After hearing that it may need renewal I contacted my abogado who advised that it needed to be renewed after 5 years.
I duly went along to the oficina de etranjeros in Granada with the necessary paperwork and was issued with the newer card version which shows ‘permanent residency’. However, I asked the official who served me and she stated quite clearly that this too needs to be renewed every 5 years despite it not showing and expiry date.
Be advised that in contrast to my original registration 5 years ago, this time I had to produce certified bank statements to prove my income, a certificate from the health authority (not my health card) to prove my entitlement to Spanish health care (proof of private health insurance is the only other alternative), a new empadrionamento and proof (in the form of Spanish tax returns) that I do actually live here full time.
It was pointed out to me that a lack of an up to date residencia could affect the application for other official documents like a driving licence or health card if you don’t already have one.
I hope this helps – but please don’t delay.
Is there anybody who plays petanca in Competa or knows where it is
played in or around the village?
pmdcompeta @ yahoo.co.uk
Services Needed – WiFi Installation
Have been let down by someone promising to install wifi in our Casa in the pueblo. I’m sure it’s been asked many times before but if anyone has a reliable, efficient and good value provider…please recommend via Digamextra others may be interested. Thanks in advance. Lee
Services Needed – Pool Grouting
Has anyone in Digameland had their mosaic tile pool re-grouted?
I am going to have to bite the bullet and get mine done before next summer.
I just wondered if anyone has information on whom to call to do it, and how much it may cost for a 7x3mx 1.5m pool.
That’s apart from emptying and refilling it of course.
I am located near Competa.
Thanks for any info.
Services Available –Spanish tutorials
Qualified teacher. Vast experience. All levels. Over 30 years´ experience.
Either at my home address in Nerja or on Skype.
Official interpreter.Guardia Civil and any other interpreting jobs .
Please contact me on : 952522873 and 627674442.
E-mail address : jlcorderogil @ gmail.com
Services Available – Qualified Carer Available in Nerja, Torrox and Surrounding Areas
Hello, I am a qualified carer with over 15 years experience
I am a car owner with a full driving licence and have police clearance to work in this area
References available on request.
Please feel free to contact me anytime.
Telephone: 0034 604384346
Email : edelb222 @ gmail.com
Services Available – Axarquia Oven Cleaning
We have a couple of slots left in October and November, if you would like a “new” oven in time for Christmas
I use safe and bio-degradable chemicals and cleaning time is approximately 4 hrs, depending on condition. I take all removable parts out and clean them separately. I also strip down the door and clean between the glass panels.
0034 622 117 080
Services Available – Transport
You’ve heard of a Man with a Van, now meet Men with Vans.
For all your local removal needs we have a fleet of vans at your disposal. Whether you are moving home or need a single item moving, then we can help.
House clearance, Garage clearance and rubbish removals. IKEA, Bricomart and Leroy Merlin runs, we can even assemble your flatpacks. Give us a call.
Prices from 25 euros an hour.
Call John on 602 438 130 or Alex on 636 121 289.
Visit our page……..facebook.com/MenwithVans
Torrox / Nerja and surrounding areas delivering all along the Costa.
Services Wanted – A Personal Boxing Trainer
I have a garden where we can train.
I’m 18 years old and I live in Nerja.
Training in the afternoon.
Antoniocabravillasclaras @ gmail.com // 633696154 ( only WhatsApp)
Services Continued on from Gardening & Pet Walking Service Available
Posted on DigameXtra 30th September 2016
Due to some comments received since placing the advert concerning the Pet Walking Service, I have realized the need to tailor my prices for a one hour walk to suit various customer needs. Hence these modifications.
TARIFFS AS FOLLOWS: for 1 or 2 dogs (2 dogs maximum at a time)
One Day, 1hr walk: €10
Two Days, 1hr walk/day: €15
Three Days, 1hr walk/day: €20
Four Days, 1hr walk/day: €25
Five Days, 1hr walk/day: €30
Six Days, 1hr walk/day: €35
Seven Days, 1hr walk/day: €40
Longer term walks on a continual daily basis than advertised here, can be discussed privately.
Please call Don for more information: +34 661622072.
Email: graydon 1952 @ gmail.com
Services Wanted – Landline Phone
Hi anyone know of a good landline phone only supplier and installer,
tel 679598264 or e-mail robertinsedella @ gmail.com.
Rental Half Price Rental
Holiday Villa for rent – cancelled booking – Los Romanes-La Vinuela.
Due to an unavoidable cancellation from one of our regular guests from the UK, villaverman.webs.com is now available for these late dates.
10th October to 30th October 2016 and 11th November to 30th December.2016.
Our guest has kindly agreed to pay half of the rent for this period, so all you have to do is make up the other half for any period you would choose.
Much more details are available.
Tell your friends?
email chicken.paul @ hotmail.com Tel 636857697
Torrox Pueblo, fabulous 3 bed/3 bath house close to the main plaza.
mauricemulvihill @ gmail.com
What’s On –Meeting of Fernando’s Friends
The next meeting of Fernando’s friends will take place on Monday 10th October at 3.30 pm in the private room at Sink or Swim bar at San Juan de Capistano.
What’s On – Table Top Sale for CUDECA
Los Amigos are starting off their fund raising events in aid of Cudeca with a table top sale on Saturday 8th October.
Plenty of items to buy + skittles competition and tombola.
Doors open at 11.00 am.
Later in the evening The Rivermen are returning to provide some great entertainment.
What’s on TAIL Dog Show
Tail are holding a dog show on Saturday 12th November at Chiringuito EL Barco. Penoncilla, Torrox Costa. Stalls are available at this event at 5 euros. Please contact Jean on 629469445 if you would like to reserve a stall at this event.
For Sale & Wanted Section- Guidelines
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Please – do not include Block Capitals – unless, of course, the word is at the beginning of sentences or is a Proper Nouns.
Do not ask me to process Ads for items that are only €5 or less.
Anyone selling anything must include the make and model number of the item.
For Full Guidelines on How to Submit and Item to Digamextra see the end of this day’s post. Jane Kirk
For Sale – Various
2 single beds with mattresses, decorative metal headboard in cream colour
80€ for both. Buyer to collect.
For sale 2 and 3 seater sofas comfy sort of beige colour. 80€ for both.
Buyer to collect.
Wooden cupboard measuring 90L x 40D x 86H 50€.
Selection of large mirrors from 25€ – 45€
Slim hall table honey pine colour 30€
Terrace table oblong and 4 nice decorative chairs plastic 40€
Occasional table glass top 25€
Dresser and 1 matching bedside table honey pine colour with a bit of decoration 75€ both.
Bamboo cupboard small and slim with matching bedside table 45€ both.
Washing machine, Zanussi Jet Stream, ideal for a rental apartment 50€.
All in Torrox Costa, buyer to collect or delivery for fuel cost.
Photos available but too numerous.
Contact by email november61 @ hotmail.es or by whatssap 625319323 or telephone
Wanted – TV Choice Magazine
Each week we like to buy a magazine that is called TV Choice. But our problem is where to buy it!
We know it is available in Nerja at Smiffs and Todo Papel in Competa, but now it seems that nowhere in Torrox, or Algarrobo.
Does anyone know of any other newsagents that sell this magazine?
case.irene @ me.com or perhaps to Jane since this maybe something that many would like to know.
For Sale – Spanish Wine Holder in Maro
Any offers from 30 Euro.
Charles Wills, cwillsfms @ gmail.com
For Sale – 2 Leisure Chairs
Two chairs suitable for garden, patio (or even the beach).
As new, used only a couple of times.
20 euros each or 30 euros the pair
tel 691 973 025
For Sale – Dog Transport Box
L 85 cm, W 60 cm, H 68 cm
up to 40 kg, used only for one flight, was 124,00 Euro
For 85,00 Euro
Torre del Mar – Algarrobo Costa
erizo @ email.de or Phone 676 786261
For Sale –Bicycle Bags
2 for the back (20l each) and one for the front. Fixing for the front one. Water-resistant. Used once. 40 euros. Contact Julia on casablanca571 @ hotmail.com
For Sale– Ceramic Induction Hob – NODOR 3250.
Top brand and in great condition.
Used as a spare and no longer needed. 150 euros.
Paella ring – 25 euros . as new.
Email: krikjohnson @ hotmail.com
For Sale –3 Items
TP-LINK 300Mbps Wireless N Router
Model TL-WR941ND. – Price 25 euros
Humax Fox Sat HDR Freesat Receiver
Manfrotto 058B Professional Tripod
With 029 Pan/Tilt head. Used (few marks etc) but in very good condition.
110 euros ono –
We are just off the Alcaucin Road approx 2km from Puente Don Manuel church. 952510130 or 633410906
email: refreshing70 @ hotmail.com
For Sale – Motorhome
Elnagh Sleek 541 year 1999 Spanish plated MA0305CU
Sleeps 4. One permanent double bed with one double put you up.
Fiat Ducato 2.8 idTD (turbo diesel) reputed to be the best engine ever fitted to a Ducato.
Full year ITV to October 2017. Average mileage 129K.
Price 10,500 euro for quick sale. Purchaser to pay for transfer fee.
Telephone 697624771 or email neilthackrey @ fastmail.es
Motorhome located near Corumbela.
Recent service, oil, oil filter, air filter and alternator belt. Brakes serviced. Oil and filter changed every 6K. New cam belt fitted 26k past. Serviced by Talleres Simon, Velez Malaga. Lots of storage with overhead cabinets throughout , integral wardrobe all built to Italian craftsmanship quality. Hot air ducted central heating. Truma hot water boiler. New 95 Ah starter battery, starter motor and solenoid Driver and passenger swivel seats. Two bike Fiamma bike carrier. Fiamma F45 sun awning Pair of Fiamma levelling wedges.Gas, 12v and 230v Electrolux fridge with freezer compartment. Three ring gas burner hob. Double glazed windows with reflective pull/down blinds & fly screens. 7 inch rear view monitor with digital camera. TomTom Starter 21 GPS navigator Loaded with database for Europe for safe motorhome routes inc. MH dimensions and weight ( avoids low bridges and unsuitable tunnels). Shower room with toilet, sink and shower. Hot and cold water. Maxview 90cm satellite dish az/el for Pan European footprint reception with satellite receiver. Vision plus horizontal. vertical polarisation rotateable terrestrial TV antenna for analogue and digital reception with amplifier and TV FM outlets. 21 inch monitor/tv with HDMI ,SCART, AV & TV inputs with DVB tuner, built in Blueray DVD player. Panasonic car radio with CD player. Motorhome alarm system, 100 watt solar panel 2 x 1Kw static inverters 2 x 95 ampere hour batteries (supplying a full evenings viewing). 1 x dual solar panel charging system with display control unit 1 x 95 ampere hour leisure battery. 230 volt LED lighting, 230 volt continental and UK power outlets. 12 volt LED lighting. Substantial safe. Key cabinet. New Fiamma roof hatch with roof lights. New custom made double bed mattress with washable cover. New curtains, cats tails on door. Engine bonnet protection bra. Fiamma mini water accumulator. Garage under double bed with light and sockets. Inside outside temperature monitor. Carbon Monoxide detector. Motorhome status panel inc. charging levels of batteries, fresh water level indicator and grey water full indicator. Set of thermal reflective window covers, 2 x 12v outlets with USB chargers, 1 x full gas bottle. Fire extinguisher. Analogue and digital clocks. Steering wheel security bar. Fiamma door security lock. Numerous camping books.
Full documentation including all extras.
Over 5k euros spent on improvements. This motorhome has every conceivable luxury making motorhoming a home from home experience in comfort and style.
For Sale – Video Camera
Sony Handycam Hybrid for sale.
Can be used a a still camera or a video Camera.
Stores images on either mini discs or on a memory card.
Comes complete with Sony carrying case.
50€. Tel no. 658041079
Caleta de Velez
Wanted– Double bed wanted in good condition,
please e mail me on Alan.Erby @ googlemail.com
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New Rules for Blog
The rules for Blogs have changed and it now means that I could face a fine if I publish any negative reviews of any person or company – even though it may be true or half true.
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