DigameXtra No.758 Sunday October 29th 2017

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Cat Found – Lost yours ? 

                                          A small ginger cat (1-2 years old) has been living with us for the last 2 weeks. She has a pink/purple collar. Please see pictures of collar and cat below. If she’s yours please ring 07983255822.


What is it ?? 2 Answers –    Those cylindrical “tubes” which are currently invading our homes are centipedes. They’re too small to bite, but a fearsome nuisance. Paula That´s an easy one: millipede! Birgit                                                    Editor recommends – ( please go to a Charity shop or 2nd Hand shop and buy a Guide to Spanish Insects, Birds etc. Hours of interesting page turning. Jane)


Services Available- IKEA Runs ? Do you know anyone doing IKEA runs? I’m in Nerja and need wardrobes!! Lorainebrooks1965@gmail.com 0034634366255                     Thank you         Loraine


Recommendation- Spanish lessons. 

I would like to recommend highly the superb teachers at mba formacion in Torrox costa. They are extremely professional, friendly and helpful. You will not only learn the language, but also the history of the area and country, the people and daily life. I thoroughly enjoy my lessons here and learn many new things every lesson. Nothing is too much trouble and they are experts at assessing how you will learn the easiest.  Contact the school on email  mbaformacion @ hotmail dot com  Telephone 952 531523    www spanish course mba dot com    T. Booth


What’s on- New Pottery course.-     Do You want to learn pottery?. Still plenty of time.  The course will last 10 days minimum . You will learn how to :  Knead clay, Make pieces whith the potter’s Wheel  Techniques and decoration  with ceramic slips.   Make your own slips with different shades and colors. Techniques and decoration  with metallic oxides and ceramic stains. Make and paint tiles and murals tiles.   Work with ceramic glazes.We have started  the course, Wednesday is already booked . But you are still on time to choose a  day  per week , from Monday to Friday . The class has a duration of 2 hours and it will be personalised. We accept only 4 people per hour.    My name is Sonia Tena, I speak English . I have been a ceramist from more than 35 years and I will give you the pottery classes The classes will be given at  Macharaviaya ( near Rincon de la Victoria, Chilches …). The price of classes is :    Pottery classes :12€ per hour per person. The price including materials, tools and utensils.  You will pay 30€ more for cooking all parts that have been made during the course at the end of it.  You can phone to : 644745756 or 952400000 , or send an email:   s1954tena@gmail.com.


What’s on– Trip to Rutĕ 10th November     Another visit to Rute an inland village in the province of Cordoba to visit the fabulous Belens made out of Chocolate, famous people and edifices made entirely out of sugar, the Anise factory, taste and buy the products of the region which specialises in different sausages and jamons.  Rute’s primary economy centres on the extensive production of foodstuffs including dozens of different makes of Anis and traditional Spanish hams.  Rute comes from the word “Ruta” or “Route” in English. A route that Spanish soldiers followed when they were going to conquest Granada was the beginning of Rute. Later, the first “anis” factory was opened. Because of this, more factories were opened and this municipality became one of the most important makers of anis for over the world. Today, most of these factories are still open and a lot of people go to Rute at Christmas for the sweets that are made there.     Courtesy of Wikipedia  Price? 28€pp includes 3 course lunch with drinks, coach fare & driver’s gratuity  Time? Depart Algarrobo Lidl at 08.30    Return from Rutĕ at 16.30       For more information on any of our trips or events call Gail on 951067723, email phoenixsocialclub@yahoo.co.uk or catch us on the web at www.phoenixsocialclub.co.uk.  The Phoenix club is a registered charitable association raising funds for 3 local charities and SSAFA in the UK.  We meet every Tuesday between 12 and 2 at Bar La Vega in Torre del Mar and you can book or pay from 12.15 onwards.  The bar is just behind the Repsol garage on the way out of Torre towards Benajarafe.  Do pop in and meet us.


What’s on-Christmas Fayre La Tabla Torrox Park
To clear some Confusion, the Christmas Fayre this year is at La Tabla 2nd Floor Commercial Centre Torrox Park on Saturday 11th November from 11am to 3pm, we have held the Christmas Fayre now for several years with lots of different Artisan and New stalls, this year is no different! Christmas gifts, decorations and cards, jewellery, wooden ducks and wind chimes, local artists, photography, local author John Hardy. The Royal British Legion, plus lots more. Our chosen charity this year is CUDECA, raffle tickets will be on sale  and the draw will take place at approximately 2.30pm.  For further details please call 662063987 or email indoormarket @ kwiksendmail .Com


For Sale- Aquarium,154x56x45, curved front corners,  Including pump, heater/thermostat, hood, plants, sand,    & fish,complete €350 Maro.  casalevante1@gmail.com


For Sale– Woodstove 

We have a wood-stove for sale.  See photos. It is in good shape and working well. We are selling it because we have bought another one in a more modern style. We are in the Competa area.  The price Euro 150.   Annemarie  Annemarie@conceptuals.nl    +31654933301


For Sale- Bycycle -voodoo bizango 29er  

mbr winner 5 star for last 4 years    bike has only covered 10km     29″ wheels and crud catchers included     2017 model as new condition      500 euros    Torrox area     665474848


Wanted- Pool Cover   Has someone got a pool cover for sale ? :    6 m x 5 mboegero34 at gmail dot com


For Sale-  Recliner Armchair.

Goes all the way back for a comfy lie down.  75€. Must be picked up in Trapiche area. About 300 meters up paved road.     Call 0034 66 51 32 841


For Sale – Original Jeep Grand Cherokee Headlights.

Model Year 1999 – 2004  In excellent condition, No cracks, dents or any other damage.        Lenses have been refurbished.  Cost New in Spain €800 – €1000.   Selling for €100 for the pair or will split for €60.00   Comares.        Contact     dkamper50 @ hotmail.com


For Sale- washing machine,TV, Table & 4 chairs, Coffee Table   Belay Washing Machine 7kg load, 2 year old  €60    33inch flat screen TV   €30
Dining room table and four chairs  €55         Coffee table  €15
Call 00447842210982 or email pat_coburn @hotmail.com  (no pics supplied)


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