Digamextra No. 549 Sunday April 2nd 2017 

  Welcome to DigameXtra ! 

The content of this site comes from its Subscribers.

Editor –  Jane Kirk.

Send in your text (& photos in JPEG format)  The Daily Deadline is 4p.m.

The address for your Posts is  janekirkspain @ gmail.com (no spaces)



New Rules to Remember (and abide by….)

There are several days per week now when I have to spend over 5 hours processing submissions & readying our Blog for publication – that’s more than I want to cope with! hence the following advice……


Bars, Restaurants & Clubs –

Please limit your entries to One per Week!

I suggest you list your programme of events & send it Tues/ Weds for inclusion in the Thursday Issue.

Identification Information for Everyone

I will not be able to publish your entries unless you have included your name, location & contact information ( phone number &/or email address)

I had 8 (!) people email me today without this information. Unbelievable!

Faulty Submissions.

If I have time, I can email you to ask for corrections, extra info. etc. etc.

However, if I don’t have the time then your email will simply be deleted on

a daily basis along with all the others received that day.

Negative Reviews

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.

For Sale Items – Repeats

No repeats accepted under 4 weeks & pictures unusable unless in JPEG format.

Photos take up much of my time – downloading, resizing, copying and retrieving to put in the ads

Nevertheless, wouldn’t be without them !

Deadline for  Items in 4pm daily – to this address (janekirkspain@gmail.com)

The decision about what to publish is mine,

if I don’t want to publish then I won’t


Please do not type whole words IN CAPITAL LETTERS.

Only the first letter can be in Upper Case.



Nerja 41 member stars in ‘Flog it’ TV programme pics

One of Nerja 41 Club’s members (Ex Round Tablers) Robert Drysdale along with his wife Rosemary have managed to appear on the ‘Flog It’ program and have supplied the following article.

The TV programme ‘FLOG IT’ came to Herstmonceux Castle East Sussex and we went along with a gold Hunter Pocket watch. We arrived at the Castle at 7.30am for the doors opening at 9.00 and were already about 60th in the queue. When let in we were marshalled into an area of about 6 valuers who were looking at every item.  Our valuer was impressed by the watch and after checking with James Lewis confirmed that James would like to film it. It was about 11.00 and we were taken to a holding room where we were given tea/coffee and sandwiches. That day they were filming 4 episodes and there were about 30 people in the room. We were called at about 2.30 and did the filming with James. During the filming an estimate of £800 to £900 was agreed on the watch.   We were surrounded by cameras with a Director and the whole shoot took about 45 minutes. A bit like Hollywood !!!  Obviously there was a lot of subsequent editing. We finally left the Castle at about 4.00pm.

The Auction at Rye was three weeks later which gave them time to catalogue and advertise the items on the internet. The result was exciting as the watch fetched £1,400.  Not quite a ‘Fools and Horses’ moment. But as Del said “we’ve had worst days”.

James Lewis and Paul Martin were good and courteous company. We also met and chatted to Jonathon Pratt and Catherine Southon. The whole thing was a great experience.

Nerja 41 Club are always looking for Ex Round Tablers

to join our 44 members from 10 different Countries.  Please contact Alfie Fornear on 626998626 or a.fornear @ hotmail.com or 41clubnerja.org



Services- Russells British Food Store, Torrox Costa

Avda El Faro

Message from Dee and Kane at Russells.

Great news!! Russell’s are OPEN again.

Mon – Fri 9:00 to 6pm.Sat close at 3pm.

Come and get all your favourite British goodies.

It’s been a long wait but we’re finally back!

Thanks for everyone’s support in these hard times, we really appreciate it!

Please share with all your friends.



Recommendation –Interpreter for Medical Issues

For anyone who needs to go to the doctor or any of the hospitals,

my advice is to take an interpreter with you.

The interpreter I recommend and use is Pamela.

I have been with her, on and off, for four years.

She’s reliable, She’s helpful and more importantly she knows what

she’s doing.

She’s used to the hospital environment and knows her way round

all the major hospitals and clinics.

She charges a flat fee, so your not presented with a huge bill

at the end of a long wait out side the doctors surgery

If you need to get in touch her number is  609040709.

You’ll not be disappointed.

Mick  Sayalonga



Recommendation- Gardening

If you want a gardener, contact Samuel in Spanish 628 441 205 (wapp) or samucanillas @ hotmail dot es

or in English phillymc @ fastmail dot fm

Samuel does a good job and you can count on him.




Recommendation- Steven Rowles Animal Healing and Behavioural Therapy

I can’t recommend Steve Rowles enough for animal healing. He has been giving healing to one of my horses for a number of weeks, initially for a skin condition which is showing good progress, but the biggest difference I have noticed is in the inner horse. He is so much brighter in the eye, more willing and generally a much happier horse all round. Our hoof trimmer has also noticed the change in him and can trim his hooves in half the time it used to take as he was often difficult and wouldn’t give his feet willingly. Steve is patient and gentle, and the horses very much enjoy his presence and their healing sessions. It has already made a big difference to this horse’s health. (Midi, Periana area)

To contact Steve – Mobile 665235689, Tel 951209241 and email: stevenrowle @ outlook.com

….I have also attached a picture of my horse, Moreno that Steve has been working on.

Many thanks,


Midi Fairgrieve Detox International Ltd.



Recommendation- Doctor Laptop

He is a genuinely nice man and very competent in what he does.

I am so pleased I finally contacted him after several other people failed to fix my computer. His mobile is 675 993 069.





What’s on Today- Sunday – Kitty Harri’s Sculpture Garden 

“The best day out in a long time”.  “An oasis of beauty and creativity”.

Just two of the hundreds of visitors’ comments.

Open this Sunday 10- 4, please come and see for yourselves as we continue to celebrate the arrival of spring and the ripening of the Nisperos!

Live chamber music with Bach, Vivaldi, Telemann and others.

Just 20 minutes north of Almuñécar, up the green Valle Tropicale.

Directions: www.kittyharri.com

Kitty Harri’s Sculpture Garden

A Jewel in the Andalucian Mountains.


Jete, Granada

609 706 210



Free TV. Old style CRT 21″ Daewoo .

Works perfectly, is in very good condition and has a remote control.
Free on collection from Archez (near Competa).
cjs7366 @ hotmail.co.uk
WhatsApp 606511019.



Wanted Baby walker.

Arriving in Canillas de Albaida on Saturday 22nd April, with our granddaughter desperately need a baby walker in good clean condition.

Contact Rob at rob.garlick@sky.com



For sale-Original Paintings 

Click to enlarge a pic

A few examples of original paintings for sale – exhibition closes in 3 weeks

Nude on Chair, (after Just the Way it is by Jack Vettriano) oil, 30 x 40 cm –

325 euros

Model in White (after Jack Vettriano) oil, 40 x 30 cm –

325 euros

Downton abbey proposal, oil 40 x 30 –

225 euros


mariordan at aol dot com



For Sale- Garden Furniture

I have a lot of garden furniture for sale – all second hand in great condition.

From 2  to 4 set outdoor chairs and table, sunbeds  and Weber bbq

medium and large.
Too many photos to upload to Digamextra but send me an email and just ask for them.

Location Torrox but travel  along the coast and inland regularly ,

Thanks . Email Krikjohnson @ hot mail dot com



For Sale Various

(too many pics for this blog – please ask vendor)

Blue corner sofa 110€

Chest of drawers 35€

Glass TV stand 25€

Full length mirror with jewellery storage 35€

Rocking horse 10€

3 Toy Story Prints 5€ for all 3

Chandelier 35€

Sterling Silver Rough Diamond ring 90€

Seesaw 3€

Scramble bug ride on toy 9€

White ‘trofast’ ikea storage unit 35€ each or 60€ for both

Collection only from La Noria Nerja

Call/whatsapp Kaylee on 673096292



Wanted – Bicycle Bag

Does anyone have a spare bike bag to transport a bike on a flight, happy to hire or buy  ,,,?

Thank you

mauricemulvihill  @ gmail.com



Wanted Second hand left hand drive car

Must be in good condition inside and out,

ITV and tax up to date.

Budget 1,500€ depending on car and condition.

Please e-mail  lucywes94 @ yahoo . com or

WhatsApp/Call 693 545 989

Thank you, Lucy



For Sale. Raleigh Road bike 

situated  in Maro

60 Euro

cwillsfms @ gmail.com



For Sale-Twin axle trailer   

With independent brakes- cost new 1800€.

Handbrake needs attention (needs a new button) just re-painted

so in excellent condition.

Was custom made to carry pallets of bricks or blocks or

a 1 ton water container.

Paperwork is available.

Now retired builder, so need the space.

Offers in the region of 500€

Los romanes area (near Lake Vinuela).

Email: chicken.paul @ hotmail.com

Phone: 636857697– Landline: 951167181




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