Digamextra No. 404 Saturday November 5th 2016 

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Services Available for The South African Lady

Contact details you need –

Phone: +34 952 970 980 +34 639 936 988
maria @ solutions4xpats.com    (remove spaces)



Services Needed-Dry Storage

Needing dry and mouse free storage near Nerja/Frigiliana to store household items during extension of new house.

Between 5 and 10 m2 for a couple of months starting end of November
Placing a small container in our garden is an option as well.
Thanks for your help, Marc
MWP7606 @ gmail dot com



Services Available – Services Available – LED Lighting Supplies

We have a new website


Save on your electricity bill and make the switch to LED Lighting….

Did you know…

For every 60watt bulb you use you could replace it with……

20 x 3 Watt LED E14 Golf Ball shape Bulbs

15 x 4 Watt LED E14 Filament Candle Bulbs
12 x 5 Watt LED GU10 Spotlight Bulbs
10 x 6 Watt LED Traditional GLS shape Bulbs

Buy One Get One Free on Selected Bulbs

Prices start from €2 per bulb

We supply all types of LED Lighting including domestic bulbs, spotlights, flood lights, strip lights, panels and tubes.

All available in 3 variants of white to cater for all decors.

Colour Changing & WiFi LED also available.

For Commercial & Large Properties we offer a free on-site survey & quote service.

All products have a minimum 20,000 hour life span and 2 year replacement warranty.

Free delivery in Axarquia area

Please call 644 858893 or email info @ costaled  dot com

Our new website is www.costaled.com

Or visit facebook.com/costaledsolar



Recommendation –Carpet cleaning

We have had our large rug cleaned by Kevin and Jenny Lambert last week and they did a great job. They also valeted our car a few months ago, again we were very pleased.

Would highly recommend them.  You can contact them on

lambertcleaning @ hotmail.com.




Rental Needed- Winter Let

Hi I am looking for a winter let from December for a few months in or around Nerja. I need one or two bedrooms, wifi and a view!

Near to public transport. Please contact Andrea on e:

aschulewitz @ gmail.com thanks.




What’s on @ Bar La Dama : Weekend’s Special Plates!

With the nice (and still summer-like) weather, at Bar La Dama in Algarrobo-Costa, you can enjoy for lunch or dinner our special dishes this weekend:

Pumpkin Soup with a twist of Curry and/or Autumn Risotto with Mushrooms and Parmesan.

Passing by? come in and enjoy our tapas, our special dishes or our daily suggestions!

When: Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th of November

Where: Bar La Dama, Urb. Centro Internacional – Bloque 73, Algarrobo-Costa

What: Special Dishes for the Autumn Pumpkin Soup & Autumn Risotto!



What’s on TAIL Dog Show


Come and join us for a fun day out for all the family including your dog.

Music, stalls, tombola, raffle and our famous cake stall

For more information call Sue on 629501173

For a stall call Jean on 629469445



What’s on- Organic Market 


Saturday 5th November: Stop by the organic market at Garden Centre El Algarrobo (A-356 Velez to Viñuela, opposite Renault Trucks) this morning from 10:00h to 14:00h, for some delicious organic produce and skilful local handicrafts.

There’s a great range of of organic produce including local, blue and raw milk cheeses, wood oven breads, fruit and vegetables, flours, pulses, seeds, sugar and rice, pasties, pies, biscuits and cakes, organic free-range eggs, vegetarian, vegan and super foods, curry pastes, jams, chutneys, spicy sauces, olive oil, artesan beers, chocolate plus raw treats.

On top of these there are handcraft stalls which change every week, a range of pure Argan beauty products, hand sewn items, jewellery and decorative items, clothes, magnesium oils for pain and to aid sleep, essential oils and mixes and handmade soaps.

In the well-being area we have a Pilates class commencing 10:45h and a Yoga class at 12:00h.

Come and enjoy this delightful venue with organic breakfast and tapas, coffee, wine, and beer available at the bar. More details can be found at https://www.facebook.com/mercadoecologicoaxarquia/  and the Google link for the location is




What’s on Bridge Classes in Nerja

Starting on 19th November at 10am. If you can already play card games this is a great opportunity to learn bridge in a friendly social atmosphere.  The first sessions are for 4 X 2 hours this will introduce you to the game. There are many options after this. If you can already play and want to improve this is also available.
For more information contact… Startbridgenow @ gmail.com 



quiz02What’s on-Pavo Real Quiz Night.

Advanced warning, It’s back, the quiz night at the Pavo Real Competa.

Friday December 9th from 7.30pm.

Don’t miss this, you who know, know what a good night this is. All the usual categories’ and some surprise ones.

Xmas, sport, general knowledge, a wipeout round, and music etc.

Catagories have been shortened to make it an earlier finish.

Teams of 4 and entries can be made on the entry form in the bar, or by calling Pavo Paul on 65486908.

All who have been before know what a good night this is so don’t miss out.

The cost is 5 Euros per person including food.

Donations will be made to charity.

The Pavo Real can be found on the Torrox Competa road.

get your names dowm now !!!

Regards, Stewart.



What’s on Capistrano Film  Forum.

Previously organised by Marty Margulies the new season of films has now started, showing on Friday nights at 6.00 pm in the Social Salon. If you would like to receive updated weekly information on these and other social events on Capistrano, please e-mail Colin at loscolindas at gmail.com


What’s on at AliOli Competa’s Gourmet Chill out bar

Come and join us at ALIOLI Competa’s gourmet chill out bar with comfy sofas and chairs. Find us just off Plaza Vendimia,Competa.
Perfect venue for private parties with food and music of your choice.
New menu weekly, including shared mixed tapas.  Extensive order in advance menu -including Beef Wellington, Fish and seafood platter, meat orgy and vegetarian and vegan options call in or see our website for the full menu.
Olde English cider and Carling extra cold on tap. Made to order cocktails, freshly squeezed juices and smoothies.
Open daily serving breakfast and lunch  from 11am -4pm  evenings from 6pm until late. Closed Monday ams.
Sundays serving brunch and breakfast from 12 noon. Start the day with eggs Benedict or our new traditional English AliOli breakfast- it’s a big and tasty one!
What’s coming up
Taking bookings for Christmas parties with traditional English Christmas dinner or menu of your choice.
Email chrisincompeta @ gmail.com
Website zami on.net/alioli
Reservations : 952516137 – 633172519



What’s on- Wood Fired Oven Cookery Workshop at Casa Montes Negros


Wood oven baking is not just for making that perfect crispy pizza! Through a delicious menu, we explore the many recipes that can be made once you have fired up the wood oven. All the recipes can be adapted for use in a regular oven too, and the workshop is suitable for both novices looking for some basic recipes and experienced cooks looking for new ideas or just a great day out with like minded foodies!

Join us on Wednesday 9th November. We start at 10.30 and finish between 3.30 and 4.The workshop costs 35 euros, and includes all the ingredients, lunch after all the hard work and a folder of the recipes to take away.

We meet in El Cruce car park, Trapiche at 10.00 a.m. From there we take our own cars up to the farm, a further 10 minutes drive away. For those who prefer not to drive, you can book a lift to the meeting point and back for an extra 3 euros per person.

To book your place contact Rachael on rachael @ casamontesnegros or ring/Whatsapp on 655 987 105 with your name and a mobile contact number. A 10 euro deposit is payable in advance to secure your booking.




What’s on – Cinema In English – November 4 to 10

Cinesur –  Velez Malaga El Ingenio
Once again, there are no English language daily screenings this week.

After experimenting with Thursdays, it looks as if VOSE day is reverting to Tuesdays.

So next Tuesday (8th), there is a choice of 10 films:

Doctor Strange – Dir. Scott Derrickson. With Benedict Cumberbatch, Tilda Swinton. 17:00.

Trolls – Dir. Mike Mitchell, Walt Dohm. With Justin Timberlake, Anna Kendrick. 17:10, 19:10, 20:10.

Blair Witch – Dir. Adam Wingard. With James Allen McCune, Callie Hernandez. 16:30, 22:15.

The Girl On The Train – Dir. Tate Taylor. With Emily Blunt, Haley Bennett. 22:15.

Sully – Dir. Clint Eastwood. With Tom Hanks, Laura Linney. 16:15, 18:20.

Inferno – Dir. Ron Howard. With Tom Hanks, Felicity Jones. 22:10.

Ouija – Dir. Stiles White. With Olivia Cooke, Ana Coto. 16:05.

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children – Dir. Tim Burton. With Eva Green, Asa Butterfield. 17:10.

The Accountant – Dir. Gavin O’Connor. With Ben Affeck, Anna Kendrick. 19:20.

A Monster Calls – Dir. J A Bayona. With Liam Neeson, Felicity Jones. 19:40, 22:10.


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For Sale –Two seater red leather settee and matching chair sofa-red

in good condition. 125 euros. Vinuela area. Tel 655201175.



For Sale-Step Ladder 


Aluminium step ladder complete with splodges of matt emulsion.

Maxima Carga 150Kg.

20 euro.

Located Torrox-Costa.

chawdallyho @ gmail.com




For Sale-electric oil heaters  


Small one 20 euros large one 40 euros.

4 available.
Location Torrox.
Email krikjohnson @Hotmail dot com




Wanted A small filing cabinet

suitable for home office. Must be lockable.

Contact ;  sylvrfrank @ yahoo.ie





For sale Harley Davidson road king trike


2001 bike professional conversion by the Trike shop Cardiff in 2008

5900 miles fully registered in Spain ITV till 2018 lots of extras too many to mention.

Ride on a car licence.

9000 euros split the cost of transfer.

Please call Martin on 722147201



For Sale- Electric Meter Box


Available from Canillas de Albaida

or by arrangement – can be brought to the coast

Contact Terry on

634315684 or

e-mail   cyberspacespain-friends at yahoo dot co dot uk




For Sale- Engineering Bits

eng011 – Presto good quality taps and dies set. No. 6p. bsw. 1/4, 5/16, 3/8, 7/16,

and1/2 inch. in nice wooden case.

Price €35

eng022—Assorted selection of taps and dies holders.

Price €20

eng033—Electronic digital caliper 0—150mm . New battery just fitted.

Price €2

eng044–  4 Sheppach planer blades 10 inch hss  .

4 Shopsmith planer blades 10 inch. hss.— 2 6inch planer blades. hss

Price for all €30

Contact Mike 952516985 email mcauliffe99 @ hotmail.com  Competa area


For sale –Freezer etc.

Zanussi Freezer (no model No. ) 30 euros

Leaf blower/suction Parkside  PLB 3000/5    230V-50Nz  2.450 W  with 50 litre bag.

20 euros.

Pool ladder 20 euros

Competa area  – tel John on  663 578 150



For Sale  – Books & Bedding

books01Selection of books 8 in total, mainly paperback, more suitable for women’s tastes 8€
books02King size duvet cover with two pillow cases
I have two sets which are similar.
One is more cream in colour than the other
Both are plain with a band of embroidery across and pillow slips are plain with the band of embroidery along one short edge

10€ each set
Collection from Torrox Park or could meet at El Pino
Alex on 636121289 or email janey165 @ yahoo.co.uk



For Sale Child’s Trunkie


used once in excellent condition paid 32 euros  sell for 15 euros. Please contact Lynne on lynnecarr_jones @ yahoo.co.uk





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