Digamextra No. 477 Friday January 20th 2017   

 

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Chef Required in Nerja

Chef required for busy town centre restaurant in Nerja.

NIE and experience essential.

Good pay, contract and conditions.

Please contact George on 693993261 or

georgeldye @ yahoo. co. uk

 

 

Blankets for TAIL ……cartoon-dog120524

I am a volunteer at the TAIL shop and live in Canillas de Albaida.

I will act as a collection point for blankets/towels (and any small items you want to donate to the shop) if you are in the Competa, Arches area or on the road down to the coast past Sayalonga.

Helen- Tel 629827242

 

Services Needed Dog walker needed in Torrox Costa area  (near Mercadona)

walk01 walk02 walk03I am looking for someone who can do 1 to 2 hour walks on leash for a newly rescued older podenco-cross older pup weighting 20 kils.  I rescued him from being stuck in a front yard for the first 8 months of his life from well-meaning but clueless Spanish fosterers who took him out at most 15 mins a day . He is well behaved with 4 hours of walks a day but I don’t have the time or energy for that each day so am looking for educated dog walking help.

He is very keen to walk anywhere at all, so long as there are good sniffs.  This dog is definitely half Podenco but seems more a scent hound, than sight hound so grass is better than concrete.

You can walk him on leash.  He has not been well socialised though is very loveable so you must be able to take precautions including:

  • ensuring you are between the dog and passers-by
  • pulling him back from any dog he takes a dislike to (he weighs about 20 kilos and I, as an average sized female, can hold him back)
  • reinforcing the teaching to sit and calm if he does jump at a dog (about 70% of the time, he loves many dogs, but takes a dislike to a few)
  • practising precaution with unknowns and keeping a distance with: children on bikes, adults on bikes, adults running/jogging, children or adults making a lot of noise / commotion
  • keep him away from sudden movements (brace the leash)

If you are interested please email sjanedresser @ gmail.com.
I will walk the first couple of walks with you.  He is a loving older pup and always keen for a walk.  As I am recovering from chronic illness, 4 hours a day is a bit too much for me so I really need some help.  There may be a couple of days in Feb that I need all-day support if you are available.

Days and times are negotiable, as is hourly rate.  Please email me with your hourly rate expectation and availability.

If unsure, you are welcome to meet Rafa first, as I too want to ensure he is comfortable with you.

 

 

Services Available –Seamstress

Hello My name is Angie  I live in Torrox Pueblo

I am a fully qualified seamstress & designer

I have a first class honours degree in fashion and textiles design .

I design and makes clothes.

I make bespoke outfits

I make costumes for stage

I repair and alter clothes

I have a PGCE teaching qualification and give private sewing lessons

Contact me on tearoomangie @ g mail.com

Tel   WHATS ap +447989224908

 

 

Services Needediphone and mac help please

I can’t find through the Search facility the person who advertised a couple of weeks ago for help with iPhone and Mac problems, I have a problem sending emails from my new iPhone 7 because I use Hotmail through Outlook Express and my pop3 seems to be up the creek.  Nobody seems to know much about Mac products, certainly not the phone shops, and I don’t trust anyone with my MacBook so please could the person re-post or contact me on lakinka @ hotmail dot co dot uk.

 

 

Recommendation Needed – Psychologist / Therapist

Can anyone recommend an English- speaking psychologist, or therapist please ?
Call, Pamela 609040709
Thank you

 

 

Recommendation –Weston Kennels, Competa-Torrox Road

I would like to leave feed back for Terry Weston kennels.
They looked after our dog like he was their own and Terry’s daughter sent us photos while we were away which was very nice of her.

The kennels are quite a drive for us but it’s worth it and we would recommend them to anyone.
Thank you
Granville H

 

 

Recommendation –Doctor Laptop – Naythan.

I had a serious problem with one of my computers, I contacted Naythan and deliivered the PC to him on Tuesdayat 1730.

By midday on Wednesday he had fixed it and was ready to be collected.

Excellent, Fast and a most informative Service.

Highly recommend Naythan.

John

toroxman @ hotmail.com

 

 

Recommendation Wood Burning Stoves

If you missed my post about Wood burners and are now feeling the cold and need a Log Burner or Pellet stove I recommend Tehisu in Velez Malaga.  I was very pleased with their service and skills and made a little film about them because I wanted others to know how good they are.  Their contact details are on the film.  I have to say on cold mornings such as today in the Campo I am so glad we chose to have one.

You can see the film here – no one paid me for this –

https://youtu.be/BCZlx9ad8n4

Chris.  Seeba Films

 

 

Rental Available- one bedroom apartment in Nerja

For rent sunny one bedroom furnished apartment in detached property,

near La Noria, 5 minutes drive form the centre of Nerja.

Big terrace and garden.

Your own private parking, beautiful sea and mountain views, no swimming pool.

The apartment is brand new with big lounge, open kitchen, bathroom with shower, free Wifi.

450 euros per month.

No children, no animals, preferably quiet retired couple. Call 693 051 515.

 

 

What’s on–at The Axarquia Racingclub,Torrox Costa.  

racing

This Sunday 22nd January we have Cigarra live from 15:00.

Great band playing great music.

Booking highly recommended.

Phone 654715382

 

 

What’s on- Organic Market  – Saturday 21st January 

organic-mt

Come along to the organic market  for some tasty and healthy produce, beauty products and handicraft, in this original place full of plants and nature.
There’s a great range 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, honey, olive oil, organic free-range eggs, vegan and super foods, curry pastes, jams, falafel, cakes, chutneys, sephardim sweets, gluten and lactosa free, spicy sauces, olive oil, superfood, vegan and vegetarian food,  artesan beers, Lebanese suits, samosas, chocolate plus raw treats.
On top of these there are handcraft stalls which change every week, a range of Argan products, oil therapy and aromatherapy, hand sewn items, jewellery and decorative items, clothes, magnesium oils for pain and to aid sleep, essential oils and mixes, handmade soaps, shoes, maroccan craft, fabrics, mosaics,…
Yoga  classes at  12:00 and also during the week. More info at 622591827
Come and enjoy this delightful venue with organic breakfast and tapas, yogurt+muesli, pancakes, coffee, smothies, and drinks available at the bar.
Everysaturday at Viveros El Algarrobo in Viñuela, Road from ´Vélez to Viñuela, km39, in front of the Renault Truck, and the Canillas Cross.
615512423/mercadoecovivero@gmail,com
Follow us on facebook: Mercado ecológico Viñuela
The Google link is https:// goo.gl/nDLk6o,

 

 

What’s on- Games Afternoon….Fridays

At Puerto Blanco Chine’s Bar Café Caleta de Velez

meeting every Friday … from 11.30pm onwards.

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…Chine’s do  a great mix of Snacks and meals….or you can join us for lunch in the Eclipse next door….

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 – Talk about the Opera (Lux Mundi

italian-opera

 

What’s on- Sunday lunch at Johnny Q’s

served from 1pm till 4pm.

We have Roast Pork, Roast Beef or Chicken on the menu this week all served with Roast and creamed potatoes, fresh seasonal veg. and homemade Yorkshire puddings and not forgetting real gravy made from the meat juices.

9 euros including glass of wine.

A choice of desserts at 4 euros.
Booking essential by Saturday please
Telephone 632580423
Blouse 9 Costa del Oro Torrox Costa

 

 

What’s on- Jazz on the wall 

dana-and-gianni

If you are in Malaga on Saturday night 21st: “Jazz on the Wall Bar” Dana & Gianni play in the Wall Bar, Hotel Vincci, pasillo Sta Isabel 7 at 11 o’clock pm

Meanwhile, I remind you of the meeting with Dana & Gianni in concert, on Friday 20th, in Torre del Mar  Tr3s Puertas Avd. Andalucia 73,

at 8.00 o’clock pm.

 

 

What’s on- Acoustic Gig at the Teteria, Competa

This Saturday, 21st January 2017,

Oliver and Gary will be playing a variety of acoustic music,

from old to new,

starting at 9.00 pm and finishing at approx. 12.00 am.

Look forward to seeing you there!

 

 

What’s on- Stars of the West End, Mijas Costa

The Phoenix Club are off to a concert at Mijas Costa called “Stars of the West End” – it is a theatre show on Friday 24th March in the beautiful Las Lagunas Theatre, Mijas Costa (behind El Corté Inglés).  The audience at the theatre production will hear songs from “The Phantom of the Opera”, “Les Misérables”, “Jersey Boys”, “Oliver”, “Mama Mia”, “Miss Saigon” and many more during a 2-hour show (2 acts with a 20-minute interval).

 

The “West End” comes to the Costa de Sol in March 2017 with 3 Principle performers from currently running Musicals arriving with the popular “Stars of the West End” show.

Featuring favourite songs from the most popular musicals, Mike Sterling (Phantom of the Opera), Lisa-Anne Wood (Les Misérables) and Michael Conway (Jersey Boys) bring the very best of musical theatre to Spain. All have had leading roles in the top West End musicals over the years.

Mike Sterling has been an Artiste in Theatre, Television, Concert and recording for the past 23 years. He has starred in major hit musicals in London’s West End, and is known most notably for his interpretation of ‘The Phantom’ in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “The Phantom of the Opera” (over 1000 shows), and ‘Jean Valjean’ in Cameron Mackintosh’s  “Les Misérables” which have earned him international acclaim. Thus, to date he has enjoyed an extremely successful career on a global scale, including a 6 month sell out UK tour as ‘Dexter Haven’ in Cole Porter’s ‘High Society’, alongside Wayne Sleep.

Lisa-Anne Wood – Before graduating from the ‘Guildford School of Acting’ Lisa-Anne landed the role of ‘Cosette’ in the Olivier Award-winning cast of “Les Misérables”; this marked her West End debut. Lisa-Anne was ‘Christine’ in “The Phantom of The Opera” at Her Majesty’s theatre and “The Phantom of The Opera” 30th Anniversary Concert Performance. And in 2014, returned for the second year running to star opposite John Barrowman in “Dick McWhittington”.

Michael Conway is currently playing ‘Joe Pesci’ in “The Jersey Boys”, having previously played ‘CC LaDrue’ in “Flashdance – The Musical”, also ‘Fyedka’ in “Fiddler on the Roof” and ‘Prince Charming’ in “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs”.

Together, these 3 seasoned performers bring all the fun and emotion of musical theatre in this memorable show, here for the FIRST time on the Costa del Sol.

Date:  Friday 24th March
Time: Depart Algarrobo Lidl at 18.00
Price:  €32pp includes concert ticket, coach fare and driver’s gratuity.  Payment required on booking please
For more information or to book call Gail on 951067723, emailphoenixsocialclub@yahoo.co.uk or catch us on the web atwww.phoenixsocialclub.co.uk.

The Phoenix Club is a registered association raising funds for 3 local charities and SSAFA in the UK.  We meet every tuesday at the bar restaurant La Vega in Torre del Mar between 12 noon and 2pm.  Bookings/payments can be made from 12.15 onwards.

 

 

Wanted –Gas Bottle, Large Planters & Car

Large gas bottle

Large outside planters x 2 [60cm diameter plus]

4 seater car, runaround

amanda     Los Romanes   0044 789 666901

loebenstein @ yahoo.co.uk

 

 

For sale –Book Shelves

In light oak, BILLY (Ikea) bookshelves:
1. ht. 202cm  depth 28cm  width 80cm

Price €25
Extension  Ht. 35cm

Price €10
2. ht. 106cm  D. 28cm.  W 80cm

Price €20
Contact Anthony   639234016      or   antson.now @ gmail .com

 

 

For Sale –Chest    

chest

Chest for sale in best condition.

40€,

boegero at gmx dot de

Competa.

 

 

For Sale Door Curtain 

curtain-beaded

Brand New, boxed –

Beaded wooden door curtain unused 90cms x200 cms.

10 euros

Phone Josie 692139479

 

 

 

For Sale- Small solid wood table 

table-chairs

(75cm) diameter) and four chairs for sale

€25
Phone 693028265

 

 

For Sale Single Size Bed Base

bed-base

Torrox Pueblo.

10 euros.

617 111 115 Sandra

 

 

Wanted –  TV

Does anyone have a TV for sale, about 32″, ideally a Samsung?

The one advertised yesterday was perfect, but alas was sold before I texted at 8:30 and called at 10.

I’m near Torrox pueblo but can travel to collect.

My budget is about €50.

Many thanks,

Nick

email: nickbarrett @ gmail.com (no spaces)

call/text: 661 419 691 (sorry, I can only answer calls in the morning but texts anytime)

call/whatsapp: 44 7977 623878

 

 

For Sale – Various  

var01Sofa/bed

Very easy to switch between
95 Euro
var02Coffee Table Round
20 Euro
var03Kitchen furniture with 3 shelves
35 Euro

Located in Torrox costa

Please send e mail to: Povl.ziebe @ mail.dk

Click pics to enlarge

 

For Sale Fiat Ducato 2.8 JTD microbus 

fiat01 fait02 fiat03

Diesel

7 seats including driver (can be re-registered to 9-10 persons)

Note: only 60,000 km

ITV passed January 2017

Price: 10,500 Eur

Please send a e mail to: povl.ziebe @ mail.dk

 

 

For Sale – French gas stove (the real thing) 

stove01 stove02

With large oven, heating compartment, coup de feu.

Professional

130 cm width 65 cm depth

gas + 220 v

New price: 15,000 Euro

Price: 6,500 Euro

Located in Torrox Costa

Please send e mail to: Povl.ziebe @ mail.dk

 

 

For Sale – Black & Decker Workmate.

black-deck-wkmate02

One of the original models with the aluminium central support.

Double height model, well used.

needs a bit of T.L.C!
Haggling starts at 20€ O.N.O.

John Torre Del Mar Mobile 686 681 009 or

email jn po tx32 at gmail.com

 

 

Wanted – Rental sound studio (DAW)

Local voice actor seeks renting by hour (on the cheap if possible)  sound studio or digitial audio workstation in Torrox–Nerja–Competa area.

Contact stephensonrobert1 at outlook dot com.

 

 

Wanted Old Christmas Cards

For those attending the Punta Lara monthly quiz tonight, please bring any old cards you may have ,as they can be recycled for the benefit of charity.

Lynne

 

 

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