DigameXtra No.736 Saturday October 7 2017

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Hola Charity Shop   We are now open 10am until 2pm Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. We are currently changing our summer wear over to winter wear which will be ready for sale next week. We have a good selection of bedding, quilts, bed spreads etc at very reasonable prices. All welcome. Any enquiries please ring Jan on 654252250 Thank you.


My neighbour Diana’s dog Pip has been missing since Tuesday  from the Casa Mena area (down from KM 12 A7207 Torrox/Competa road). He is a brown Dachshund type, rough coat, friendly, wearing a white flea collar and a normal collar. He is chipped.  They have only just moved here so the little chap is in unfamiliar territory.  Any information please contact                                               Diana atdianaadshead @ yahoodotcom (No spaces etc) Telf  951 834 441         Thank You


Monarch Airline Problem I have a flight booked to go back to Manchester from Malaga on 23 October but having difficulty contacting Monarch to obtain advice can anyone help ? lythamman @ icloud.com


Chat about becoming a Resident…….    Has anyone out there in Digame land,applied to become resident here in the last couple of months.My husband is a U.K. Pensioner but I am not of pensionable age, and would really appreciate a chat to someone who has been through this mind field recently.
As you can imagine everybody you talk to has a different opinion as we what we need to have in place before we even try, so I would really appreciate some first hand knowledge.   Please reply to janet.shearing28 @ gmail.com (no spaces)


Services Available- Transport to the Airport    lucky me, I have two on the same day, hours apart. Tuesday 10th October 0430 leaving Torrox Pueblo.  Also leaving at 14.30 same day. Both only have carry on so we can take one or two more or I can pick someone  up if it is not too far off the times I will be there   643 195 015 or ecnilart@ hotmail.com


Services – Slow Shopping: where the crafts takes on importance Every Saturday from 10am to 2pm a new adventure begins for our small producers, artisans and entrepreneurs. For fair trade, proximity, organic farming. For a craftsmanship conscious, sustainable, handmade. For a healthier diet.
Join Viñuela Organic Market, from 10am to 2pm, with the best of the Axarquia in fruits and vegetables, seasonal and certified organic. Jams and honey, rice, flour, pasta, coffee, spices and tea, Fair Trade products, crackers, bread and eggs, cheese and artisan beer, wine, olives and extra virgin olive oil, soy, rice or oatmeal drinks , hummus, Lebanese sweets and “empanadillas”  Choose between a breakfast overlooking the Lake or surround yourself with the atmosphere of the market in any of the two bars of our Bar’s Bar. In the craft zone: Essential oils, ethnic jewelery in silver and leather, handmade cushions in patchwork, delicious chocolates, Moroccan pieces and argan oil await you. More party? Reserve in your diary on Saturday, October 28, we recover the traditions with the roast of chestnuts and sweet potatoes and sweet wine !!! Follow us on our new Factbook page: @MercadoEcologicoConviven and we will inform you.
You will find us in Conviven, an eco-cultural space, in Villas del Lago, 65, in La Viñuela, in front of the marsh 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, merge onto 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 a few meters.
You can contact us by email at mercadoecovivero@gmail.com or by calling                  634 961 711.We will wait for you!!! Thanks!!!!


Services Available-The Complete Video/Audio Service   We offer a complete video/audio service.  Video Tapes (All formats Inc Betacam) transferred to Dvd or Pen Drive.Cine Film ( 8mm or super 8) to Dvd or Pen Drive Audio Cassettes/Vinyl Records to Cd or Pen Drive  Colour Slides transferred to DVD slide show.   Video Conversion Pal /Ntsc  Editing Service We can now offer multiple copying of Dvd’s & Cd’s at special prices. Video to Dvd ONLY 10 Euros per hour video (or part thereof) per tape Discounts available for quantity. Free collection & delivery Nerja area. Tel Richard 659458020 or email nerjavideo@gmail.com for a quotation.   Visit our website www.costadelsolvideo.com for further information and prices.   Presentation Video. www.facebook.com/costadelsolvideo/video


Long Term Rental Needed-       Retired couple with small well behaved non-moulting dog (9Kg) are looking for two or three bed roomed accommodation to rent until end of May / beginning of June 2018.  We have some flexibility as to start date.  Please contact Yvonne on 635952378 or at   yvonne.hewins@k9Behave .co .uk. (no spaces)

Excursion – Periana – Malage


What’s on – Cinessur –  Velez Malaga El Ingenio
Blade Runner 2049 – Dir. Denis Villeneuve. With Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford. Sat/Sun 12:05, Mon/Tue 17:00, 20:15.       Mother – Dir. Darren Aronofsky. With Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem. Sat/Sun 12:05, 16:25, Weekdays 16:25.   The Mountain Between Us – Dir. Hany Abu-Assad. With Kate Winslett, Idris Elba. Tuesday 10th 15:55, 18:00.       A Dog’s Purpose – Dir. Lasse Hallstrom. With Josh Gad, Dennis Quaid. Tuesday 10th 16:10, 18:10. Victoria And Abdul -Dir. Stephen Frears. With Judi Dench, Ali Fazal. Tuesday 10th 20:05. http://www.cinesur.com/home.php?id_cine=219 (Thanks to Doug)


What’s on- New organic market

at Florymar Garden Centre, Benajarafe. The Eco Axarquia association is inviting stalls to participate in the NEW organic market opening on Saturday 14th October at the Florymar garden centre in Benaraje.The market will be from 10 til 2pm and will then take place on 1st and 3rd Saturday of every month.   The garden centre is on the coast road, right by the beach and is a great venue for a market with ample space for stalls and plenty of public parking as well as having the advantage of regular public transport.  All local, organic and artesan producers welcome.   To take part, send us an email ecomercadoflorymar@gmail.com or ring/Whatsapp us on 655987105


What’s on – Faustino matchin Menu with Wines  poster

Hello everyone, We would love to inform you That next Monday we will Have Faustino matchin Menu with Wines.    1- Villa the Trenzones, 100% Sauvignon Blanc  smoked Salad    2- Fortius Pink, Tempranillo and Merlot Mushroom Risotto   3- Fortius Fermented Barrel, 100% Chardonnay   Pork Cheek with Spanish Sauce and Cooked Potatoes 4- Portia Foster   chocolate Coulant 4 glasses of Wines and 4 dishes, 18 euros per person Reserved your table soon!


What’s on Live Flamenco Singer and Guitarist in Peña Flamenca of Competa 

Saturday 28th October at 22.00h in Peña Flamenca Virginia Gamez de Competa, We will have the Flamenco performance of: – Singer: Rosi Campos  – Guitarist: Jose Juan Pantoja    Free Entrance in Calle San Antonio, 71 (in front of the Doctor ambulatory). Come and join us this performance with good prices and good atmosphere


What’s on Book Signing by local author

 John Hardy will be selling signed copies of his books at the October Extravaganza at Colmenar Social Club next Wednesday 11th October from 12 – 5 pm (at Hotel Arco del Sol  A357 Km9).  All the books will be available – some translated into German and Spanish as well – short stories of crime and mystery set in Spain (‘Malaga Mysteries), the UK (‘East Side Stories’) and worldwide (‘Twisted Tales’) – plus the latest one ‘Sedella – the story of a Spanish village’, a history of the village from prehistoric times to the present day illustrated by fictional stories. An unusual present for someone, perhaps even for Christmas?! For more information on all books, see the website www.johnhardybooks.com, or email wendy.sedella @ hotmail.com


Wha t’s on at  Ankes Paradise – Torrox Costa  

Sunday 8th October from 9.00pm –  pop along to Ankes Paradise Torrox Costa Paseo for an evening of good music and craic with Johnny Q.  See you there !!


What’s on- Breadmaking on Thursday 19th October  PIC Join us on the farm at Casa Montes Negros on Thursday 19th October for our next Bread Making workshop and learn a new skill or revisit an old one in good company with like minded foodies.We will start with basic bread making techniques, and how to make the loaf that suits you and your lifestyle. We will also be making specialist breads such as soda bread, cheese bread and sourdough pancakes. The workshop starts at 10.30 and finishes around 3.30 p.m. and includes all the ingredients, lunch in beautiful surroundings and your folder of recipes, plus you get to take your loaf home with you!  Cost 30 euros. The perfect day out for both experienced cooks looking for some new ideas or new cooks wanting to learn the basics. We meet in El Cruce car park, Trapiche at 10.00 a.m. Link: http://www.goo.gl/maps/EOeT
For those that prefer not to drive, we offer a collect and return service to the meeting point for an extra 3 euros per person. Or you can follow us up to the farm in your own car.   Contact Rachael to book your place on casamontesnegros at gmail.com with your name and mobile number.
Group bookings – if you would like to book any of our workshops for a group 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! 655 987 105 www.casamontesnegros.com


What’s on  This weekend Ruta del Arte Frigiliana! 1st Art route Frigiliana! You’re very welcome to visit Frigiliana and see a beautiful village full of art!   Saturday & Sunday 11-2 & 4- 8    Welcome!  fb: ruta del arte Frigiliana  Movie:



What’s on Tropicana Bar & Restaurant Party Last Summer Wine.   Warm Salads with Chicken, Sausages, Shrimps & Beef B.B.Q Buffet  and Live Music   Sunday 8th OctoberFrom 7 pm till late 15 Euro All Welcome  Tickets / Reservations Tel 626277528


Free of charge – Palm Trees. Come & dig up your own palm tree all sizes Free

Logs €5 a wheelbarrow. Finca Dos Mundos, Km 7 on old road from Trapiche to la Viñuela 636 471 361

For Sale Epson XP-445 Expression Home 3in1

WiFi printer. As new. 35€. Benajarafe      625 876 499


For Sale – Woodburner Canillas de Albaida  Pueblo.  German make Wamsler, 91,4×34,2×35,5 cm. Iron, heavy, heats very well.  Price 200 €. buyer picks up. mmbrosing @ gmail.com (no spaces).    Phone: 645974146 – I will send photos.


For Sale- dining table and 6 chairs

They are in perfect order but I have to sell as I am moving to a smaller apartment. The table opens up to a larger size than shown in the pictures if required. The table in position shown measures 64 inches length by 35 inches width. I can measure the height if you need this information. The table is kept in Almayate, however I could arrange delivery for a small sum to your property, as long as it’s within the Axarquia area. Please contact Pamela on  tel 0034 628237873 or pamozi@msn.com  


For Sale Armchair

brown modern style, in excellent condition,
Height 27 inches, width 41 inches, depth 36 inches, € 55, tel Steve, 677000418, email s_clement@hotmail.co.uk,


For Sale Thule Bike Carrier
Tow bar mounted 3 bike carrier with all attachments
As new, only used on one journey  £170 new  Bargain at €60                                     Puente Don Manuel/Alcaucin   Tel 34 691571570                                                  (Whatsapp)  resusbob @ googlemail.com


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