DigameXtra No.612 Sunday June 4th 2017 

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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)

The New, Revised Rules for your ads are to be found at the end of this issue – please check them out before sending me a contribution.

Thank you, Jane –  Editor



Book Publishing

A lady advertised last year, giving information about publishing books.

Please could you contact me at

gilltanllan @ yahoo dot co dot uk

Thank you



Playazo Beach

Has anyone got any information about the sewage leak on Playazo beach.


lizmaro15a  @  yahoo.com



Banning Cheap Rate Calls?

We are with Iberiatel for our phone calls and have received a message saying that the Spanish regulatory CNMC will ban all cheap rate calls from July 24.
I cannot find anything about this.
Is it a scam?
Has anyone else received this information?
Answers to Digamextra please




Services Available – Summer Heat Dog & Cat Grooming

Allow us to relieve the burden on your dog or cat

of wearing a heavy fur coat during the punishing summer months.

Specialist grooming techniques, including Hand Stripping,

Thinning, Styling and Beautifying or simply clipping off.

plus more.

Our groom includes as standard an all over body health check,

careful de-matting & de-tangling, bathing & drying, ears,

eyes & nails checked etc.

Prices from 20€ (Price based on pet size)



What’s On – Cookery Workshop

Join us for our cookery workshop on creative and tasty summer dishes using local, seasonal and organic ingredients on Saturday 10th June at Casa Montes Negros, near Trapiche.

A great day out for both experienced cooks looking for some new ideas or new cooks wanting to learn the basics.

The price of 30 euros includes the workshop, a folder with all the recipes and lunch at a beautiful mountain finca, in the foothills of La Maroma mountain.

The meeting place is El Cruce restaurant carpark at 10.30. From there you will be guided up to the farm. If you prefer not to drive, we offer the option of being taken up the farm and back to the meeting point for 3 euros extra per person.

Be prepared to get involved in the cooking! All you need to bring is an apron and a good appetite. We serve refreshments at 11. 30 and lunch at 2.00, when you get to taste all your hard work!

To book your place contact Rachael on casamontesnegros @ gmail.com or ring/Whatsapp on 655 987 105 with your name and mobile number.


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What’s On Nerja branch of Cudeca Support Group

The support group will be meeting on Thursday 8th June at 11.30 a.m.

They meet in Cafeteria Cavana – in the rear patio area –

which is across the road from the Church.

We try to help all people with health problems, not only cancer,

so please feel free to come along and talk with us.

If you prefer you can phone 952 564 910 or

e-mail: cudeca at cudeca dot org.



Whats OnAsahi-QiGong on Tuesdays & Thursdays – Torrox Costa

What’s On – Asahi-Qigong on Tuesdays & Thursdays – Classes in June

Tuesday 10.30 -11.30am
Thursday 10.30 – 11.30am

The best morning workout based on breathing (pranayama) and a slow flowing movement.

Asahi is a Finnish health exercise developed by neurologists and physiotherapists based on the eastern traditions of Tai chi ch’uan, Chigong, and yoga, with a western scientific viewpoint. Asahi is designed to suit everybody, regardless of physical condition or age.

Qigong as well as Asahi practice typically involves moving meditation, coordinating slow flowing movement, deep rhythmic breathing, and calm meditative state of mind. Qigong is now practiced worldwide for recreation, exercise and relaxation, preventive medicine and meditation, self-cultivation and training for martial arts.
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:30 to 11:30 am

One class 7 €

4 classes, monthly 20 €

8 classes monthly 35 €
Classes take place at Centro Shiva, Avda. Europa 82, Bajo 5, Torrox Costa

Contact Francisco

Tel / Whatsapp 625056649

What’s On – Asahi-QiGong on Tuesdays & Thursdays – in Maro

What’s On – Asahi-Qigong on Tuesdays & Thursdays – Classes in June in Maro, best prices

Come and enjoy your Asahi-Qigong classes in Maro

Tuesdays 7:30-8:30 pm.
Thurdays 7:30-8:30 pm

One class 3€

The classes will be held in Spanish and English at Sala Multiusos, Maro. Front of Hotel Playa Maro

Contact Francisco

Tel / Whatsapp: 625056649

Email: abaijon @ hotmail.com



What’s On – Lux Mnudi, Torre del Mar

Tuesday 6th June – Photography Group. From “Good Shot” to “Great Shot”, why not come and learn the art of photography with Rob Bell Photography. A fun and informal class to help you to get more from your camera/photos. Open to all, from beginners to the more experienced photographer, regardless of the type of camera you use. This season we will be looking at various styles of photography and computer software.  There will be something for everyone!!  Don´t forget to bring your camera. Time 16.00.

Thursday 8th June – Coach Excursion to Alcalá la Real.  Please come and join friends of Lux Mundi, Torre del Mar on a one day coach excursion to the city of Alcalá la Real in the province of Jaen, situated on the slopes of La Mota, a hill in the Sierra Magina.  The city is commanded by a large Moor fortress around which, centuries ago, the settlement evolved.  There will be a stop for breakfast along the way and you will arrive in Alcalá at approx 10.30. You will visit the La Mota Fortress, of Islamic origin and the Alazaba where audio guides are available. Also included is a visit to the Palacio Abacial which now houses the Museum of Alcalá. You will have free time for lunch which is not included in the price.

After lunch at 15.50 you will re-join the coach to visit “Los Quesos Sierra Sur”in Ermita Nueva.  This is a family run business producing cheese and yoghurts in a traditional way and their products have received numerous awards. You will see how the cheeses are made and there will be time to sample the products and purchase them if you wish.  You will then re-join the coach for the homeward journey arriving in Torre del Marr at approx. 19.00. Ticket price 24 Euros available at the Centre. All proceeds to fundraising. Times of departure Viñuela (Football Pitch) 07.30, Torre del Mar (Bus station) 07.50, Caleta (Opposite the Vets) 08.00, Algarrobo (Lidl) 08.05.

For further information and bookings please contact the Centre, Torre del Mar Tel.952 543 334 E-mail: luxmundi@lux-mundi.org  .Please note you are unable to make bookings through the web site and sorry we cannot accept cards

Kind regards,

Patricia Rothwell,

Press Officer,

Tel.  952 513 531


For Sale – 2 lovely rugs

 click pics to enlarge

Smaller rug beige lite grey 197 cm x134.

Larger lovely blue mix rug very heavy. Beautiful rug

but does need a clean 210cm x 140

Offers welcome.
Ring or what’s app 617818411.



For Sale – 125 cc scooter

Runs ok but no ITV. Brand new battery and just had the spark plug replaced.

I’ll be honest its not pretty but if you want a little runaround it’ll be ideal

I’m moving from the area so surplus to requirements

200 euros

Call 622706615



For Sale – SX Business/Home GSM Alarm system. 

Notifies your mobile phone and can call up to five phone numbers.

Puente Don Manuel area.

Tel. 655640862.



 Wanted – Caravans wanted now

Cash on collection

We are currently looking for a number of second-hand caravans and we are happy to buy UK caravans which are not registered in Spain.

If you want to sell your caravan then make sure you call us immediately.

Tel: +34 951 21 91 60



For Sale – Gary Fisher “Mamba” Mountain bike

Good quality mountain bike. 21 gears.

Road tyres (was my second bike and used for road riding).

Front suspension (Rock Shox). Hand rests. Comfortable saddle.

2 alloy bottle cages. Clipless MTB pedals (can be changed by purchaser)

Set up for a 1.6 mtrs person.

50 euros for quick sale

622 117 080



For Sale – Lots of Building Tools

From small drills to big hammer drills, air compressor, bolt sets in

suitcase and many more items.

Too many photos to post on Digamextra.

If you are looking for anything, just send me an email.

Email krikjohnson at hot mail dot com.

Location Torrox.



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Standardizing Ads for “Treatments” Advertised in DigameXtra

As of today, I will accept Ads for health professionals, therapies, medical treatments etc.etc. ONLY if the person concerned can provide a Licence Number to operate here in Spain in the text of the ad.

For Example:
“Services Offered, Physiotherapist, Tom Jones, lic. #12345, reg. with Madrid Board of Certified Physiotherapists”

This is perfect!

If a full name and license number is provided then readers can verify with the licence issuer the current qualifications of the submitter and see if they have received any disciplinary actions.

Thanks for your co-operation.

Jane, Editor


New Rules to Remember (and abide by….)

Bars, Restaurants & Clubs –

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

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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

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 !

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