DigameXtra No.728 Friday September 29 2017

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AAR Animal Charity Urgently Need Helpers 




Cat Needs a Home  pic Can anyone give Tinker a loving home ?  her owner can no longer care for her… ( he needs to know that she is settled as he embarks on a new stage in his life. Contact Liz  ( englishnurse@rocketmail.com) tel 951242449


Advice required – Malaga Shuttle Bus Pick Up Point  Has anyone used the Malaga Shuttle Bus company for airport transfers from Penoncillo, Torrox Costa?  We have booked this for 26th October and the pick up point is listed as Jardines del Mar bus stop – not sure exactly where this will be as there is no official bus stop at Jardines del Mar!  Any help would be much appreciated – thank you.  Brenda Lee casaianda at yahoo dot co dot uk


Services Needed Masseuse or physiotherapist  I am staying in Torrox Costa for a couple of months.  About a month ago I had a bad fall and have  stiff neck/shoulders.  Does anyone know of a good masseuse or physiotherapist in the area?  Please reply to dianaplow@me.com  Thanks.  Diana


Services Available Prior Services- Nerja & Area

Painting and Decorating…Gardening…Window Cleaning…Pool cleaning…
HandyMan for any odd jobs around your home.. Upholstery Cleaning, sofas, rugs and more…Upholstery Clean of cars interior…Mobile Car Valeting… Nerja and surrounding areas. Private and commercial. Legal and facturas available.
Contact me on 692 261 833 for quotes at no obligation. Thanks, look forward to hearing from you. 🙂  James Prior


Rental Wanted Studio Apartment  I am looking for a Studio Apartment in the Nerja & Torrox area for the winter months. If you know or have anything, you can contact me by email on : luke.medcalf at hotmail dot co dot uk 


What’s on The Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning,  Competa takes place this Friday, 29th September at 1100am at Cafe/Bar Lorena. Come along and join in the fun;  taste those amazing cakes, try your luck on the games to Guess The Beans in the Jar and Guess the Number of Hundreds and Thousands on the cake to win a Sugar & Spice Gift Voucher.   Visit Liz’s terrific Tombola table with a record 120 plus prizes this year and of course Kevin’s wonderful raffle table.  Amazing raffle prizes to be won;  top prize so generously sponsored by Competa Holidays, a weekend for four persons. plus many more, a cubic metre of logs, local restaurant meal vouchers, etc etc. If you wish to donate a cake, please let Elaine Greer know;   lainy18 at hotmail dot com.    I look forward to seeing you on Friday at 1100am to support these two fantastic charities;  Cudeca Cancer Care, Spain and MacMillan Cancer Support UK.   Thank you.   Any questions, please telephone me Cindy Jones, Cudeca Volunteer, 665156467or email cindyjones19 at hotmail dot com


What’s on- Cafe Bar Estrellas  Come and join us at Cafe Bar Estrella’s,Available El Faro,Torrox Costa  Serving English Breakfast,Lunch and Takeaways.  New afternoon menu now available with a variety of sandwiches,rolls,wraps,toasties and snacks. Also we have now introduced daily lunchtime meal  specials which includes a free drink for only €4.50 served from 12 Av El FaroTorrox Costa


 What’s on Celebration of creation and blessing of animals 

Sunday 8th October at 10.30 a.m   Velez-Malaga Church, Calle Linares 7  Bring your furry, fluffy and feathered friends!    Come and join us!


What’s on  at La Dama       Have fun for 2 hours painting a picture while sipping wine or cocktails! Saturday, September 30 at 5:30 pm at La Dama (in the garden terrace with sea views) on Algarrobo Costa.
Social painting party by Arte y Copas + special tasting dinner by La Dama = € 35. (Includes one drink: wine, beer, etc. Does not include special cocktails.)  That You Never Had much fun !!!


What’s on Car Boot/Market. Sunday 1st October

The regular “1st Sunday of the month”  Car Boot sale/market is at El Pantano Restaurant car park, overlooking Lake Vinuela, on Sunday 1st October. 9.30am to 1.pm. Easy to find on the A356 towards Colmenar. Drive over the bridge crossing Lake Vinuela and the car park/bar is just ahead on the right hand side. Plenty of parking. There are always bargains galore……….. old and new.  Lots of locally grown fresh fruit and veg.  Homemade Mango + other chutney, jams and marmalades Plants, shrubs, flowers and herbs.  Greetings cards.  Always a good selection of DIY tools. (New) Ladies clothes.   Large selection of paperback and hardback books    Lots of household and garden items for sale on many of the stalls (New) DVD’sAnimal Rescue tombola stall  Come along and enjoy a morning browsing and picking up a few bargains at this well established monthly market, which attracts visitors from far and near. A super location. The restaurant has shaded terraces overlooking the lake and many customers sit and enjoy a coffee or a tapa and a drink and catch up with friends and acquaintances for a chat. Many even stay and choose lunch from the varied menu available.    Bar is open from 9.30am serving coffee/drinks/food. Please note: If the market has to be cancelled at short notice, due to bad weather, it will automatically be re-scheduled for the following Sunday. For further info please contact Sandy on 619 471 301


 What’s on Join us for our  Moroccan Cookery Workshop  on Saturday 7th October at Casa Montes Negros with guest chef Tracey Webb. Using traditional equipment and methods as well as local organic ingredients, we will prepare a variety of Moroccan dishes. Through the dishes offered on the menu, we will explore the main ingredients and spices used in Moroccan cookery


What’s on – Organic Market Viñuela in Conviven

Lets welcome this new season Autum with this new special edition of the Organic Viñuela Market. Come to Conviven,  the best  views in the Axarquia on the lake and the Maroma mountain . Start the day with a delicious breakfast overlooking the lake. We have two bars, you can enjoy breakfast in our upstairs bar or have a drink in the downstairs bar enjoying the market atmosphere surrounded by the mountains. We offer Delicious Fruit and vegetables from Antonio, Ecológicos Axarquía, ecological food certified from the Alora Co-operative, coffee, tea, fair trade sugar, natural jams from Asturias, super food, Lebanese    pastries and hummus. Choosing responsibly local produce with ecological certification and fair trade.Live Music with blacksheep Unplugged, Rock and blues on our Little stage.Come and try our  Local sweet wine. Its for free!  At 14:00 you can enjoy a delicious paella or salad made by Antonio from his veggie patch, cheeses or “manais” and we are going to light up the Wood oven and you can buy freshly baked Wood oven bread made by Samer. Dont wait too long!.. Our artisan space offers wonderful products Argan Oil from Arganix, Essential Oils AromaXarquia,  Leather and ethnic silver jewelery, natural inciense, clothing from India, Textiles, natural vegan cosmetic, knitted pillows and patchworkSpecial Guest from Malaga with his “Humus de Lombriz” Every Saturdays and Tuesday, Restorative Yoga and Yin Yoga with Flora from 10:00-11:15, make sure to reserve.   You will find us in Conviven, an eco-cultural space, in Villas del Lago, 65, in La Viñuela, in front of the Lake and very close to the Hotel La Viñuela. If you come from Vélez Málaga by the A-356 turn right towards Alhama and Periana at Km 35, join the A-402 and immediately turn left, you will find us about 300m on the right. If you come from La Viñuela village or from Periana follow the indications of Hotel La Viñuela and you will find us or after or a few meters. If you have any doubts you can contact via email at mercadoecovivero@gmail.com or  calling us at 634 961 711Follow us on facebook , new page:  @MercadoEcologicoConviven , look for the Cock !!!


What’s on Renowned pianist Daniel Fichera will be performing in the Nerja Cultural Center on Friday, October 13th at 9:00 p.m. Tickets are 10 euros and can be obtained at the box office or through www.mientrada.net.  Mr. Fichera is an international pianist with performances at Carnegie Hall, Orchestra Hall and throughout Europe.  He will be playing Mussorgsky’s monumental “Pictures at an Exhibition” along with works of Mozart, Liszt and arrangements of Radiohead by the American pianist Christopher O’Riley.   You can view Mr. Fichera’s website at www. danielfichera. Wix com/pianist. 


What’s on The Jack Cade Rebellion at Ankes ParadiseTorrox Costa. Saturday 30th Sept. Come along to this fabulous venue on the promenade for an evening of Rock, Punk and Indie classics. Res.627541910. Starts 9.00pm.  


What’s on  Sunday at Kitty Harri’s Sculpture Garden Open 10 – 4

  If you read our guest book you’d not be able to stay away! “Well worth the cost of the plane ticket” says one Not just a bunch of wonderful sculptures but a memorable experience, with lots more to nurture the soul. Open this Sunday from 10 to 4, with our usual live classical music.You’ll keep coming back, of that we’re sure! Directions at www.kittyharri.com.  609 706 210


What’s on El Fogon del Pibe Sunday 1st October

Canillas de Albaida Traditional Sunday lunch, music by   Manuel Botana. Book now to avoid disappointment!


What’s on Saturday, Sept. 30 2017, from 9 pm 

Jam & Open Mic, hosting Bernd Bernado


For Sale- Large 7′ 6″ Solid Sofa 

Originally from the UK “Sofa Express”. Selling as it is too large. 300 Euros. Torrox Campo Above BP Garage   Please email Rita Taylor on ritaannetaylor2002@yahoo.co.uk


For Sale- Coffee table w/drawer in medium dark wood 

Fine condition, no woodworms  W​ 63 x L110 x H45 ​Pick up Archez​  60.-​  wapp: 608822298  beckyspanien at gmail dot com​


For Sale– Household items

  TV unit with glass doors. 15 eurosSmall very old, dark oak knick-knack table (I don’t know what else to call it!) with drawer (would benefit from re-varnishing). 15 euros A distinctive ceiling light fitting in gold (colour), with frosted glass dome and twisted glass surrounds. 10 Euros. White pedestal wash basin by ‘Roca’. Tiny blemish, otherwise VGC. 10 Euros Recliner (manual, not electric) 40 Euros Two single beds with mattresses 180cm x 90cm… 20 euros each. One 190cm bed base (with legs)… 10 euros Offers considered… Anything that doesn’t sell will probably go to charity at the end of the week. Phone: 951 069 982   Email: rodney dot jones4 @ gmail dot com  Competa area


For Sale- 4 x metal outdoor dining chairs with their cushions pic      When stacked, the seat cushions sit on their own shelf, under the seat, to avoid damage. H89cm x W54cm x D39.5cm €80.00 for all four (Caleta de Velez)  mazzagee2014@gmail.com


For Sale- Real leather 2. Seater sofa in Red

very modern design,  In good condition, no rips or tears.  100 euros, Puente don Manuel area,  Buyer collects. Phone or Text 676305642 for more info


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