DigameXtra No.754 Wednesday October 25th 2017

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Thanks for CUDECA Donation….. I would just like to thank a lady called Ellen in Nerja for donating some items for Cudeca.I have an elderly English friend in Cala de Moral with a terminal muscle wasting disease, and he was telling me that a Cudeca outreach team visit him every month to see how he is, and last month supplied him with a commode for free. If you have anything to donate to the Torre del Mar or Nerja shops, but have no way of getting the donation to the shops, please let me know and I would be most happy to collect it from you and take to the Cudeca shops.    Jon Horton 00447738148306 or horton002@btinternet.com


Services Needed- Transport for 3 boxes wanted to Madrid.  I have a bit of a weird hobby because I collect old lottery tickets of the ONCE blind lottery. If you want to see what I mean look at –     www todo-spain com.  The tickets are not worth much and only have value for collectors. In my home I have 3 big boxes with old tickets that I want to donate free of charge to a fellow-collector in Madrid. The problem is that sending them by post will cost 60 euro and the tickets are really not worth that.   Therefore I am looking for someone that soon goes to Madrid and wants to take the boxes to Madrid for me. The other collector will then pick up the boxes anywhere in Madrid. So even if you’re driving past Madrid, he can meet you on the motorway.  If you want to help, please contact me. empieters@gmail.com


Services Needed-House Martin Nest Prevention  Is anyone aware of a company that can supply and fit any form of preventative for House Martins nesting under roof tile overhang. The problem area is high within an apartment block in Frigiliana. Thank you   chris dot hudd @ hotmail dot co dot uk


Services Available Are you looking for a reliable cleaner?   I’m the person you were looking for. Preferably in Competa, Canillas de Albaida, Sayalonga and Archez areas. I can do weekly cleaning or hours cleaning.                               laterilla15 at hotmail dot com


Services Available- Mobile Hairdresser   Why go to the salon when the salon can come to you?   Nerja, Torrox, La Herradura, Frigiliana  Call +34 616 609 039   or +44 792 936 0223   email lesleycorderoy4@gmail.com


Services Needed- Chimney Sweep  Can anyone recommend a good chimney sweep within reasonable distance of the Competa area?                                                Please WhatsApp 676536604 or email caroljstarr @ hotmail.com.  Thanks


Services Available-Interpreter   Do you have an appointment with the doctor, or at the hospital ?  You may need my help.  I have been an interpreter for many years. As well as fifteen years as a volunteer in the hospital.  Although a lot of doctors speak some English, they do like to have an interpreter present.  It saves him time and reduces the risk of not being understood.  I’m  available 24\7.  I charge a reasonable flat fee.  I don’t charge by the hour.  So please call me if you need help.  Pamela. 609040709


Services Available- Cleaning etc. Have you got better things to do with your time than clean house?   Whether it be weekly, Fortnightly or, a one off deep clean. We can deliver.    Would you like Someone who is reliable and  can provide references ?   Do you have a Holiday home and would like to come out to it all prepared for you ?     Just email us on: jobwelldone@outlook.es and we´ll get right back to you


Recommendation Needed –Internet Services   We have only had our apartment in Algarrobo Costa for a few years, and as we bought – it everything was going to be done, so we bought our internet from Movistar, which we have been really satisfied with When we ignore the price: 55 euro per month. Can anyone recommend a better (not so expensive) solution? As we are not residents, and we visit the apartment about 6 times per year. We use our internet for our laptop, tablets and Danish television. Please send your advice to: birgit@jobadhoc.dk


Recommendation Needed …. Chickens !  After the recent rain, we seem to be growing an unwanted ‘lawn’ over our land, so we need chickens!! Does anyone have, or know where I can purchase, say, 4-6 chickens? Any breed, but preferably good egg layers with a healthy appetite. I’m near Riogordo but can travel to collect. Thanks.  emma bubble 3@ gmail.com


Recommendation Needed – Car Mechanic for 4×4 Land Rover  I am looking for a car mechanic who specialized in 4×4 (Land Rover)  Region Axarquia.     I know Europneumatico, Bad experience.   Please if you know someone – send a mail. mhvries @ hotmail.com


Long Term Rental Available- apartment in Nerja –  2017/18 winter rental available.   2 bedroom, lounge, kitchen, bathroom, balcony etc.  Roof terrace with mountain and sea views. Air con, WiFi, TV] Situated on a small gated urbanisation in calle Lucena above Burriana. southwest facing. Available Dec through to mid/end of march.  Contact vindav47@btinternet.com


Rental- Long Term Needed-   I’m looking to rent a two bedroom & two bathrooms house or ground floor apartment in Torrox costa , ideally with a small garden anywhere along the costa.  Ideally, the opposite end from the lighthouse.
I’m on my own with a little dog & don’t drive.
My dates are from 27th April until 6th July 2018, but these dates can be slightly flexible & again for all September & October 2018. Although I would be happy to look at a long term let for the right property, I’m also flexible on the budget again for the right property.   Thank you in advance.
If you can help please either call me on  44 7815779505 or     email me direct. Thenuttygroomer@aol.com


Rental Needed-  Holiday accommodation wanted   House or apartment wanted to rent in Torrox Pueblo, Campo or Costa for 4 people ( 2 adults and 2 children ) from 20th to 27th December. Please send details, thanks.   Jan, Torrox    bobayjanr@ yahoo. co.uk  ( remove spaces )


Long Term Rental Needed  A Finnish couple are looking for a villa or apartment from January 2018 for at least a year. They require 2 – 3 bedrooms and will have a dog. The areas they are interested in are Torrox pueblo , Torrox park or costa. Nerja is also Ok. They would like somewhere quiet and not far down tracks, maximum 10 minutes from the village or costa. A pool would be nice but not essential.  If you have anything suitable please contact Gill on 633405560 or email ogillyarmstead@gmail.com     Thank you


What’s on-The Rat Pack Christmas Show                                                               Tickets have just gone on sale at all the usual outlets……be quick as they won’t hang around!


What’s on – In case you pondered on the Ad yesterday …..Sunday Lunch Buffet at Finca Arrijana ( Sayalonga- Competa.)  Missing date – 29th Oct


What’s on At The Axarquia Racingclub, Torrox Costa. Sunday 29th OctIt’s been a while but they are back.  Winny Can The More featuring Raul on guitar and vocals. An excellent 3 piece live cover band playing rock,pop,soul and funk.   Bar open from 12:30,food available from 13:00 and live music from 13:30.
The Racingclub is on the main Torrox Costa to Village road(A-7207). Just look for the orange and black gates. Parking on the opposite side of the road.
For more information or to make a reservation call Luis on 654715382.


What’s on Los Amigos Quiz Night   Do not forget, the Wednesday Night Quiz now starts at 8.30 p.m.    Everyone welcome.   Cash prize for the winners!  Half time snacks provided.  Bar Los Amigos, Centro Comercial, Torrox Park.  Tel: 675301758 4.00 p.m. to midnight


For Sale-  My children have left home a few years ago and I started today ( I know very late J) to empty their cupboards out. My son seems to have possessed just about any technical equipment with a cable as well as lots of motorbike protective clothing.  Anything I sell, I will donate to a charity I have set up last month, called ‘Jan Schmid’. His young son of 14 years died of cancer after a 17 months struggle. We have been raising money to enable the parents to have a weeks break to try and get their heads together somehow.   We have exceeded our target ( currently at €4272) and will allocate funds to children with terminal cancer here in the Malaga area.  In addition to me advertising my children’s ‘stuff’, a link to the charity site?https://gogetfunding.com/jan-schmid/      Who knows there might be some charitable people in the area who are happy to donate, even if just the cost of a glass of wine. Anything would help.  I look forward to hearing from you and thank you in advance for your help.    Best Regards    Anke


For Sale-Auto-darkening welders facemask    Unused, still in box, solar panel powered, full face, variable settings. Competa area. €20. 952115179.


For Sale-Make me an offer!    Caravan Giveaway!! (ask vendor for pic)  Our caravan has to go, it has many good years left in it, as a tourer a static or as an extra bedroom!   I am open to any and all offers, so you might be pleasantly surprised. Its complete and ready to go.  So come quickly and view it, this could be the deal of a life time.    Contact Roy  Telephone: mobile 684 224 844     Email: vel360303 @ gmail. com      WhatsApp:  684 224 844


Wanted- Car Axle Stands and a trolley Jack.   Does anyone have a pair of Axle stand and a car trolley jack they would like to sell, I can collect.      Contact Roy  Mobile: 684 224 844   Email:  vel360303 @ gmail. com    WhatsApp: 684 224 844


For Sale-Paradox Bikes

  2 x brand new Apollo Paradox mountain bikes with discs front and back  just removed from boxes and assembled.    Kenda tyres  ideal Xmas present  1 x 14″ & 1 x 17″   150  euros each   665474848 Torrox campo


Wanted-Double bed – preferably with storage but needed for spare room.   Good condition.    Vinuela area.   telephone 951069981     628306371    Please send photo to heatherharman at outlook dot com


For Sale- 2 sun loungers in very good condition £20

00447922296446    cook819@btinternet.com


For Sale- Wall Display Unit / TV Cabinet / Storage Unit Wall display unit, TV cabinet storage unit, solid wood,  Overall   dimensions     150 x 150 x 50cm, see dimensions photo for more  details,  Buyer collects, located in Benajarafe. €135 or nearest  offer.            Terry 619902193


Wanted – Bedside Cabinet.  I am looking for two bedside cabinets.            If anyone can help.     mauricemulvihill @ gmail.com


 For Sale Pasta Making Machine 20 euros. Call Jan Templeton    686144118    jantempleton55@gmail.com


For Sale – Mens Sheepskin Flying Jacket

Size 42/44   Perfect Condition    100 euros     Jan or Mike Templeton     686144118   jantempleton55@gmail.com


Wanted – Swimming Pool Cover Looking for a large 10×4 meter ,swimming pool cover,         brendacooper341@yahoo.com


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