DigameXtra No.723 Sunday September 24 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)

 

 

Boxer Dog Needs a Home Please

Young Male Boxer for Good Home
We recently found this male boxer in town, he is about 1 year old, lovely nature, does not bark at all, very friendly and affectionate. We cannot keep him because we already have two Huskies. Please help to find a good home for him. For more information call us: 958 612 412 Rena and Alex Thank you.

New 41 Club Chairman has many new ideas  

Martin Urban from Astria has become the new Chairman of 41 Club Nerja (Ex Round Tablers).  We have already had a talk on walks around Frigiliana, an evening with a horse whisperer. a boat cruise around the bay at Calata and three Munch Bunches.  Our Club has 47 members from 10 different Counrties and is truly International.  Two new members have joined in the last two weeks.  We meet twice per month.  On the first Thursday we take our ladies out for our Munch Bunch where we visit different restaurants for a Menu del Dia.  On the third Thursday we have our ‘Normal’ meeting – whatever that is and have a speaker or an outing to visit someone such as the ‘Horse Whisperer’ who was excellent.  Martin has decided to involve the ladies at some of these meetings.  We have an annual meeting of all of the 41 Clubs on the Iberian Cluster in October and this year 18 couples are going to Calpe 41 Club for a three day event.A few weeks ago we twinned with Lichfield 41 Club and a gang of us visited them as well as the National Memorial Arboretum where Round Table and 41 Club have a memorial along with Ladies Circle and Tangent. We are always looking for new members even if they only spend a few weeks in Spain per year.  Please look at us on 41clubnerja.org or ring Alfie on 626998626 Alfie Fornear


Velez-Malaga / IBI Tax

Does anyone know if the IBI bills are out yet? I am in the UK at the moment and noticed my direct debit has not been taken. Last year it was taken around 1st September. Any information gratefully received  eagle5999 @ aol.com

 

Services Needed Service just for a week, I need a fridge. Corrected Email Address   We are having a reunion and need to keep the drinks cold. Is there anybody can help?     Thank you. info@ villa-andalusien dot de

 

Services/ Learn to Pay the Ukulele

Playing a musical instrument is really beneficial to your health, well being and really fun! I will give individual ukulele lessons in Axarquia or come to the group at Torrox pueblo – see poster. Contact me on Facebook ; You Can Ukelele or call/WhatsApp  +447890593914

 

Services Available Handyman- gardener-pool maintenance-

available for work in and around the Cómpeta area. One off jobs or regular hours. References available. Please call Clive on 633 39 29 59

 

Services- Cleaner

I am writing on behalf of my Spanish neighbour Josefa who is available for cleaning work in the following areas: Benerjarafe, Almayate, Torre Del Mar, Velez Malaga, Caleta & Algarrobo. She is happy to do holiday homes or permanent houses or just one off cleans. She charges €10 per hour and she is efficient, hard working and trust worthy.  She can be contacted on 626 44 93 21. If your Spanish isn’t too great then feel free to contact me and I am happy to liaise with her. Carol 674 66 24 32

 

What’s On- Cine  a In English /My fault this is a day late. Ed

CIinesur –  Velez Malaga  El Ingenio
http://www.cinesur.com/home.php?id_cine=219 No daily screenings this week; just a choice of four films on Tuesday, plus the latest screening in the Woody Allen season on Thursday. Victoria And Abdul – Dir. Stephen Frears. With Judi Dench, Ali Fazal. Tuesday 18:00. Kingsman: The Golden Circle – Dir. Matthew Vaughn. With Taron Egerton, Colin Firth. Tuesday 19:50, 22:35. American Made – Dir. Doug Liman. With Tom Cruise, Sarah Wright. Tuesday 21:20.          The Hitman’s Bodyguard – Dir. Patrick Hughes. With Ryan Reynolds. Samuel L Jackson. Tuesday 22:10. Everyone Says I Love You – Dir. Woody Allen. With Goldie Hawn, Woody Allen. Thursday 20:00.

 

What’s on-Courses & Workshops in Lanjaron

Grow It, Cook It, Eat It Weekend Course 14th/15th October, 10am-4pm each day Including all materials, refreshments & lunches   only 110euro pp Learn how to successfully grow organic fruit & Veg, how to make delicious meals and then enjoy eating them.   Check out our website www nevadanaturales com

 

What’s On-This Weekend at Silks    Saturday night is the Big Fun Quiz night, starts around 9pm   Cash pot and prizes to be won Live Sports shown all day Kitchen open until late      Sunday  The August heat has gone so our Sunday Roasts are back!!   Choose from Roast Beef, Lamb, Pork, Chicken or vegie option, All served with roasted and mashed potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, 3 types of fresh veg, cauliflower cheese and homemade gravy. 12.30-5.00    Bookings advised Kitchen closed Sunday evenings  Tel 952967266

 

What’s on at TAIL

Tickets are still available for the Tail Quiz Night on Lew’s Fish Bar, Torrox Costa on Monday 25th September 7.00 for 7.30pm.  Phone Lew’s on 953532633 or Jean 629469445 to reserve your tickets which are 8 euros including Fish or Pie and chips. Sale of summer ladies tops, trousers, skirts and swimwear all at 1€ at our shop near Mercadona in Torrox Costa

   What’s on / World-s Biggest Coffee Morning…..    Have you purchased your tickets yet for Competa’s Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning?   Only 5euros  to include unlimited tea/coffee with cake, available from Todo Todo or Sugar and Spice, Competa.   At the same time, you can check out the new layout at these two great local shops,  extensive furniture and gifts at Sugar and Spice whilst all your special foods are at Todo Todo.   If you wish to donate a prize for Liz’s terrific Tombola table, please contact Liz Bland;  stewart.lizbland at hotmail dot co dot uk or can bake a cake email Elaine Greer;  lainy18@hotmail dot com.  This years event promises to be bigger and better, so in addition to being able to purchase your Cudeca Christmas Cards; you can buy boxes, jewellery and ornaments from Joy’s Christmas Jewels plus Deborah Matthews with “I Go Shop for You” will be introducing her brand new exciting Autumn range and offering 25% off the Summer range.   I look forward to seeing you on Friday, 29th September, 11.00am at Restaurante/Bar Lorena,  Competa  to support these two wonderful cancer charities,  Cudeca Cancer Care, Spain and MacMillan Cancer Support, UK.   Any questions, please telephone me, Cindy Jones,  Cudeca Volunteer,   665156467  or email   cindyjones19 at hotmail dot com    Thank you.

 

What’s on Torrox Fine Artists…

New Art Class for Beginners starting   Wednesday October 11th. Torrox Costa.   Learn to Paint and Draw from a clothed model… Further Details Contact Hilary….email  hilslapintura @ msm .com    Facebook..Torrox Fine Artists Hilary Mullany/Painter & Teacher.  See me and my work on:   www.artmajeur.com/hilslapintura   Mobile – 0044 73777 88349

 

What’s on- Lux  Mundi Ecumenical CentreTorre del Mar.   Avda. Moscatel 1”I”, (Jardines Viña Malága/Antigua Casa de la Viña), Torre del Mar, 29740. Opening hours Monday through Friday 10.00 to 13.00 and 15.00 to 18.00. Tel.952 543 334  E-Mail  luxmundi@lux-mundi.org.  Web: www.lux-mundi.org   Saturday October 14th – Coach Excursion to “South Pacific” Fuengirola.  Please come and join friends at the Salon de Varieties to see South Pacific, which is a musical by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein.The plot centers on an American nurse stationed on a South Pacific island during World War II, who falls in love with a middle-aged expatriate French plantation owner but struggles to accept his mixed-race children. A secondary romance, between a U.S. lieutenant and a young Tonkinese woman, explores his fears of the social consequences should he marry his Asian sweetheart. On arrival in Fuengirola there will be free time for a meal and the show starts at 20.00.  Ticket price 28 Euros available at the Centre.  Fundraising event.  Departure times. Viñuela (Football Pitch) 16.00, Algarrobo (Lidl) 16.25, Caleta (Vets) 16.30, Torre del Mar (Coach Station) 16.40.  Thursday October 19th – Coach Excursion to Gibraltar.  Why not join Lux Mundi, Torre del Mar and visit Gibraltar, a chance to take a Cable Car to the top of the Rock, see the Unique Barbary Apes.  Visit the Upper Rock Nature Reserve, where you will find the Historic Tunnels dating from 1779-1783 and St. Michael´s Cave.  Both of these have guided tours.  In the town can be seen the Gibraltar Museum, Government House and in the Southern area are key historical sites. All information may be obtained from the Tourist Office, or an excellent alternative way of seeing the sights is by hiring a taxi, whose drivers are very knowledgeable and will explain the interesting, historical life of the Rock.  It is also an opportunity to purchase Duty Free Items and typical English items of food, etc. from the Morrisons Super Market. Ticket price 12 Euros available at the Centre.  Proceeds for fund raising.  Departure times Puente don Manuel (Bar Mis Tapitas) 6.45, Algarrobo (Lidl) 7.15, Caleta (Vets)7.20 and Torre Del Mar (Bus Station) 7.30. Depart Gibraltar15.30 approximately. Passports / I.D. required   Thursday 26th October – Coach Excursion to Alhama de Granada & Rio Frio.  Please come and join friends on an excursion, driving through the beautiful countryside to the town of Alhama de Granada. On arrival, at approx. 09.40, there will be time for coffee and a visit to the Centro de Interpretation, housed in the former jail, where there is information about the history and the sights of the town.  You can admire the wonderful view of the Gorge of “Los Tajos” and there will be a two and a half hour guided tour, in English, of the historical town.  You will then leave Alhama at 13.30 for the drive to the village of Rio Frio arriving at 14.20 approx.  Here there will be free time to have lunch.  You may wish to try their fresh trout or sturgeon and the world´s first organic caviar for which the village is famous. Trout fishing has been recorded in Rio Frío as far back as 1664, but it was three hundred years later in 1964 that the family run fish farm was started. You can also go for a walk along the river bank, which flows through the centre of the village to the source of the river. You will leave Rio Frio at 16.30 for the return journey. Ticket price 24 Euros available at the Centre, which includes transport, entry to the Centro, guided tour and travel insurance.  Fundraising event.  Departure times: Algarrobo (Lidl) 08.00, Caleta (Vets) 08.05, Torre del Mar (Coach Station) 08.15, Viñuela (Football Pitch) 08.35.      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

 

Wanted –Electric hedge trimmer.     Whatsapp 635864866

 

 Correction – Gold Walch for sale – yesterday – tel.no. is 00447492009002      My error. Apologies. Ed.

 

For Sale- Workshop Contents

We are leaving soon so please see below tools from our workshop we will unfortunately not need anymore. Everything is well maintained and in excellent working order.       Grinder: Black & Decker KG100 1000 Watt /no 10.000 min. Ø125 mm, 3 m cable and collection of discs  35 €     Jig-Saw: Black & Decker BD 529 300 Watt /no 3000 min. 2 m cable and collection of saw blades 25 € Circ.Saw:Bullcraft 6020   640 Watt /no 34801 min.35 €  All 3 together 85euros € Wrench Set:15 €  Socket Wrench: 25 pieces  socket 10 – 32 mm 25 €       Electr, Hedge Trimmer: Bosch PHS 35 new 380 Watt 35 €     Torque Spanner: 25 €   Electr. Grindling machine: Electra double 40 €   Maritime Rope: 100m ( 2 pieces 40/60 m ) Ø 20 mm 1 €/m    Mitsubishi Generator, Heavy Duty Gasoline MGK 6200  Output 5000 Watt Voltage 230 V Weight 72 kg Buying price 1.100 €now 650 €      Hans, Competa Mail: ghwerner @ gmail dot com  689255704

 

For Sale- Wonderful jewelry & Elec Typewriter

                Semiprecious stones from South Africa: Tiger Eye  4 brooches, 25€ each   Pendant  9ct gold: 50€ Topas: 30€   Electrical typewriter Samsung: 15€   Hans, Competa    Mail: ghwerner @ gmail dot com, 689255704

 

For Sale- Sun beds for beach or terrace.

Two available. 20 euros each.   Nerja area  Tel 628429428

 

For Sale-Sofa bed  

Excellent condition.  Sofa dimensions: 192cm width, 80cm depth, 85cm height. Converts to single bed. Dimensions: 105cm width, 180cm length. There is also an additional smaller single bed. Dimensions: 180cm length, 71cm width.
Price €75  Buyer to collect.

 

For Sale/ Selection 

  Occassional Seater    H68mm W91mm D37mm Price 40€ Tel 665599765 Cream Leather Swizzle Chair.Perfect Condition. Price 50.00€  Wooden Bird Artwork. H88 W 37 €15   Victorian Beach Framed Scene. Price 20.00€ H67 W87  Lady Framed Picture. Price 10.00€  Mail stevewoliver@hotmail.co.uk Address Ladera del Mar Nerja.

 

For Sale- Double sliding window    complete with roll down persiana and roll down mosquito net. Price:  €50    Size: Interior frame 1060mm wide,  1270mm high  To fit into hole in wall:  1035mm wide  1250mm high. More photos available  email: joe56 @ btinternet . com or phone 646 87 16 71.  Arenas area.

 

Wanted second hand washing machine If anyone has one to sell please ring Joshua on 640569988. Many thanks.

 

How to Subscribe –

  1. Visit the website, https://digamextra.com/
  2. Scroll down page until Follow appears in right side column, enter your email address, click FOLLOW.

 

Rules to Remember (and abide by….)

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) Standardising Ads for “Treatments” Advertised in DigameXtra

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.

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 !

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

Please do not type whole words IN CAPITAL LETTERS.   Only the first letter can be in Upper Case.

You must include contact details, either an email address or a telephone number in the text. If you don’t I cannot publish it. Often I cannot “extract “your email address from the email, so repeat it please.    The Decision on what to print will be made totally at my discretion

This is not a service for local companies to exploit.