Digamextra No. 478 Saturday January 21st 2017 

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Missing Cat


Our 5 year old domestic cat is missing.

Please help us find our beloved cat Morris that was frightened of something and run away from our house between Archez and Corumbela Saturday 14th. January… He is neutered and chipped and very friendly.

If you see him please call +46707468973 or email: jenzor@live.no



Medi Alert Question

I am asking if anyone out there knows or can help find out if wearing a medi alert bracelet here in Spain will be looked for or recognised.

There must be lots of folks like me who have severe allergies etc which would preclude them from various medical treatments in an emergency.

I, for instance, am extremely allergic to aspirin and NSAIDs and if given these drugs it would mean extreme anaphylaxis. I don’t really know how to begin to ask these questions of the health authority’s.

Does anyone know a paramedic they could ask. Or know the leading health authority contacts here in Andalucia?

This may help save someone’s life out there.

Please reply to Digamextra or directly to gwenroyle @ gmail dot com

thank you.



Services Needed- Heating Pellets

I’ve just contacted Chimeneas Tehisu in Velez Malaga to order pellets for my heater and they tell me they don’t deliver them anymore.

Does anyone know who delivers them to the Competa area?

I normally have a pallet-load, about 60 sacks of 15kg.

Thanks, John.  Email:   lansley dot harvey @ orange dot fr



Services NeededRegistering UK Bike to Spanish

Does anybody know somebody that could register our motorcycle from English to Spanish.
Kind Regards Richard.
Jodi1at Sky dot com



Services Available Casa Magel B&B with dinner

casa-magel-01 casa-magel02Anniversary or birthday coming up, or just a couple days break, maybe with friends.

Our special offer of 2 nights B&B with 1 night 3 course meal including wine is now available.

Lovely peaceful house on outskirts of real Spanish town with lots to do locally.

El Chorro and Caminito Del Rey, Ardales lakes, Wolf Park, Antequera and El Torcal, just to name a few.

We serve delicious home made food and nice wine. Friendly helpful hosts and pretty comfortable en suite bedrooms.

Andalucian kitchen & BBQ area with pool, nice gardens and wonderful views.

Offer 2 nights B&B with evening meal 100€ for 2. Extra nights 45.00€

Check out our website www.casamagel.com phone number 628519862 email casamagel @ yahoo.com



Recommendation –iPhone & Apple Care

The person who is seeking this information will find it in Digamextra of 24th December. It is marcus.cv at icloud.com

Having had Apple products for many years, I too had similar problems, and until this person advertised, I did not know where to go either.

his last week I contacted Marcus, and arranged to see him. He was very understanding and knowledgeable.

He went through all my concerns and problems with my iPhone and MacBook, corrected each one, and only moved on when I understood what I had done wrong.

He spoke normal English (not computerese!) and right now, everything is working fine again.

I can thoroughly recommend him without hesitation, and would also add that his charges for his expertise are very reasonable.


Long Term Rental Needed

House in the Campo, for long term rental needed.

2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, with outside space,

fenced and gated, have 2 dogs.

Close to Torrox,  up to 600€ per month.

atlanticcornwall at gmail.com



What’s on– Saturday-  Disco Pizza Torrox    


DiscoPizza Near Local Police in Torrox Pueblo – Plaza Almedina

in front of public parking tel.640604748

my e – mail: alviascala @ hotmail . com

What’s on-,Sunday – Disco  Pizza



What’s on- Fitness Classes for the New Year 


Chili Leisure’s new fitness class time table is out. Ever wondered what HIIT is all about? Can’t find a Spin Static Bike class? Like Circuits or Total Body Conditioning sessions but there are none near you? Then why not come and try one of our classes? Our spin studio, HIIT terrace and CrossFit gym are all out doors and equipped with the latest equipment. Stunning views, fresh air and exercise – what are you waiting for?

Can’t get to us? We can come to you with our Personal Training sessions or Small Group Fitness Classes at your home.

You can book on using our online booking system – links on our facebook page (@chilileisure) and website.

For more information please contact me:

Karen – Personal Trainer and Triathlon Coach

Tel: +(34) 616 341 709   www.chilibandb.com    www.chilitri.com



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


Join us for our Wood Fired Oven Cookery Workshop at Casa Montes Negro near Trapiche. 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 Sunday 29th January or Thursday 23rd February. 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. Link: http://www.goo.gl/maps/EOeT

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.

Group bookings – if you would like to book a group day including pick up and return from your place of choice for groups of 4 to 8 people for any of our workshops, contact us for prices which include the taxi service.

Perfect for a day out which is different and enjoyable and you can enjoy a glass of wine with your meal and not have to worry about driving!




What’s on- @ Bar La Dama : Cheese and Wine evening!


A classic at Bar La Dama : our Cheese & Wine evening! On Thursday the 26th of January you will get the chance to have a nice and relaxing evening among friends / family whilst enjoying our extensive selection of cheeses and variety of wines.

Whether you like cured cheeses with sweet red wine or soft cheeses with white wine… we got them all!

So… don’t forget to reserve your table in advance and come for the buffet of cheeses and wines!
When: Thursday 26th of January.
Where: Bar La Dama, Urb. Centro Internacional – Bloque 73, Algarrobo-Costa.
What: Cheese & Wine evening.



What’s on- Cinema In English – January 20 to 26 El Ingenio


Daily screenings of La La Land continue

German speakers may be interested to know that there will also be daily screenings (16:50) of the acclaimed Toni Erdmann.:

La La Land – Dir. Damien Chazelle. With Emma Stone, Ryan Gosling. Weekdays 16:00 (plus 16:40 on Tue), Sat/Sun 12:05,16:00.

Also the film Loving will be shown on 3 days:

Loving – Dir. Jeff Nicholls. With Joel Edgerton, Ruth Negga. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 16:20.

In addition, a further eight films will be screened on Tuesday 24th.

Hidden Figures – Dir. Theodore Melfi. With Octavia Spencer, Kevin Costner. Tue 16:30.

Underworld: Blood Wars – Dir. Ana Foerster. With Kate Beckinsale, Theo James. Tue 22:00.

Passengers – Dir Morten Tyldum. With Chris Pratt, Jennifer Lawrence. Tue 19:30.

Assassin’s Creed – Dir. Justin Kurzel. With Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard. Tue 21:45. You should be aware that around five minutes of this film is in Spanish with no subtitles.

Sing – Dir Christophe Lourdelet, Garth Jennings. With Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon. Tue 16:10.

Collateral Beauty – Dir. David Frankel. With Will Smith, Kate Winslet. Tue 15:55.

Moana (called Vaiana in Spain) – Disney’s latest animated release. Tue 17:00.

Hacksaw Ridge – Dir. Mel Gibson. With Andrew Garfield, Vince Vaughan. Tue 21:00.

Thanks to Doug



What’s on- Restaurant QueTal Sunday Lunch

Restaurant QueTal’s Sunday Lunch the 22 nd of January at 2 pm.

Thai Curry Mussels en Papillote, or Wintersalad w.roasted Chicken, Roasted  Lamb leg or Duck  breast w orange ,Homemade Desserts.

Euro 24.50 p.p.

Booking essential on Saturday.




Free to Collect – 1.5m Satellite Dish

1.5m Satellite Dish complete with mounting bracket.

We live in the Campo off the Competa to Torrox road

Please contact David at idavidmackay @ gmail dot com



For Sale – LG dvd/cd burner

With 14 blank DVDs. 20 euros.
Digital photo frame 10 euros.
Call 626134579. Located between Puente Don Manuel and Alcaucin



Wanted – Old Birthday Cards

Before discarding your old birthday and greeting, could I please have them for crafting….. I live in Benajarafe and can collect near by.

vickiebaker 6 @ gmail.com

Tel or whatsapp 605738130



For sale Ink-Jet Printers, Scanner and Sat-Receivers  

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2 HP Ink-Jet printers (DeskJet 690C and 695C) 10 € each

1 Dell Ink-Jet printer (Dell 725) 15 €

1 Canon Scanner 10 €

1 Digital Sat- Receiver (Medion, 2x scart and 2 audio) 10 €

1 Digital Sat- Receiver (Strong, 2x scart and 2 audio) 10 €


e-mail: alegria6 at gmx dot com or mobile 651 164 551



For Sale –Fish Need to Move On…..

I have about 8 beautiful mixed fish including a lovely lemon coloured Koi

They live in a lined wooden container that holds 126lts of water + pump

The  whole thing is on wheels for easy movement about our terrace.
I live in Frigiliana and asking 35 euros for everything, buyer collects.
Phone 620626127



For Sale a Citroen C5, 2.2 hdi diesel, automatic, exclusive

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Click on them to enlarge pics

electronic, very good conditions, Nov 2002. 120.000 K

Negotiable price 4.500 Euros

a non smoker car, no accidents

Contact details:

claraisabel35 @ gmail.com



Wanted- Baby Carriage to Borrow, Rent or Purchase

The Nerja Players require a baby carriage (pram) for use in a play, “Absent Friends” by Alan Ayckbourn, which is being presented at the Nerja Bridge Club on February 7. .We are a non-profit charitable English-speaking organization which has be active for some 30 years and participation and attendance at performances are open to all.
We would need use of the pram for about two days — to be picked up on February 6 and returned onFebruary 8.

As we are a non-profit volunteer group, we would prefer to borrow the pram but would be willing to pay a reasonable rental fee.

In either case, we can deposit the cost of purchase as a surety of its safe return.
If you can help us this way, please inform me via email:

vmmargulies @ cs.com

with your name and contact information: email or telephone number.

Thank you very much. Marty Margulies, Artistic Director



For Sale- at Reduced Prices 

I still have 2 beautiful wristwatches for sale at greatly reduced prices.

Both would make beautiful Valentine’s Day  gifts.


A brand new, never worn, and still boxed Harley Davidson watch.

Quartz movement. stainless steel. Swiss Bulova movement.

The retail price for this would be around 225€.

asking 100e.


A pristine Tag Heuer F1. 200mtr. medium sized watch.

(would also suit a lady). Quartz Swiss movement.

It´s a real eye catcher. Retail price around 425€.

asking 100€.

call :  627 461 422.



For Sale –Heaters, Bottles & Beds

2 X gas heaters with bottles.

2 X (large) good quality single beds 105 X 200 excellent condition

jodi1 at Sky dot com




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