DigameXtra No.768 Thursday November 9th 2017

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 Missing Dog – Please Help

I write to You because my dog Popi – one-year-old American Stafford – run away. She is white with black spots all over body and left eye like pirate one. She just had three puppies and two were adopted and one brown one is with the mother now on run – probably looking for little ones.   I live in Nerja near Capistrano village and yesterday morning 7th. nov. gardeners saw them together in the garden next to my campo.   Here is a picture attached with letter and I  don’t have a mobile but i can be reached trough this number by asking Matia   653557817    Thank you very much for your help.


English Speaking Doctors in Torre del Mar Health Centre Needed   Please- Can anyone tell me if there are any doctors at Torre del Mar Health
Centre who speak reasonably good English, and if so their name(s)?
Equally at Algarrobo Health Centre.   Replies please to waywardcoral@gmail.com.


Services Available – Learning Spanish & English  Hi ,I am offering my services to anyone wanting to learn English or Spanish .  I am an English native but have lived in Spain since I was 3 years old.I can offer English or Spanish lessons for children and help with homework and pronunciation. Spoken Spanish or English classes for all ages. I have four years experience in teaching Spanish children in my home or from theirs.I have been tutoring English speaking adults for more than 12 months now and have many happy clients . I charge 10 euros per hour, call    Nancy on 679 714 873.


Services Needed- Plasterer  Need a quote for a damaged ceiling Torrox Costa  angie j rogers @ gmail . com (no spaces)


What’s on- Capistrano Film Forum   Invitation to the Film Forum is open to all residents of Capistrano and their guests.   Readers and subscribers to DigameXtra are all guests and are welcome.    All films are shown in their original languages and are shown on a large screen     in the Capistrano Social Salon in El Capistrano Village, Nerja, starting promptly at 6 PM.
Complimentary wines (or alternate beverages on request) and “nibbles” are served. Films are shown every Friday starting in October and ending in March. This Friday’s film will be:   Kinky Boots (2005) British musical comedy, Directed by Julian Jerrold   Lola (Chiwetel Ejiofor) a drag queen and cabaret performer, comes to the rescue of Charles Price (Joel Edgerton) who, after inheriting his father’s shoe factory, needs   to diversify his product if he wants to keep the business afloat. With: Sarah-Jane Potts.   Presented by Andrew Clarke.   For further information on the Capistrano Film Forum, please email Marty <<vmmargulies at cs dot com>


What’s on- Sunday- Andy Time 
Ankes Bar , Saltire 906 Paseo Maritimo, Torrox Costa Mob 607 824 033


What’s on- The Rat Pack Christmas Show

Just a few tickets remain


 What’s on- We invite you to join U3A!!   Start the New Year with us!! In U3A, a variety of groups meet regularly to participate in the activities of their choice like Art Appreciation, Book Club, Discussion, Munch Bunch, Petanque, Quiz, etc…  Our Munch Bunch meets on the third Friday of the month at 13.00h.  In this group, members take turns in suggesting eateries where we meet informally for a pleasant, social and yummy lunch, monthly.  This month, on Friday the 17th we will meet at Burriana beach for a Belgian lunch.  We invite and welcome newcomers to join any of their selected group (s), for a month, before deciding if they had liked to join the U3A by reviewing our Website for more information at www.u3aaxarquia.com.    For more details or to confirm you’re joining us on Nov. 15, contact Norma by 11/11: norma2kk@aol.com.


What’s on – at The Phoenix Club       Talk by Myra Azzarpardi from CAB Spain.  Many thanks to all who came along to the talk yesterday, we had a full house.  The CAB Spain is not funded here so we were delighted to raise €42 for them.  In addition The Phoenix Club donated €100 and paid for Myra’s travel and overnight expenses in the Mainake Hotel.  Thanks again.  We hope to have another session next year, but you can check out their website www.citizensadvice.org.es for further help or advice.  Trip to Casariche Sunday Market 19th November.  We are off on a jolly to Casariche Sunday market where you can find all sorts of treasures from dried fruits to divan beds, from sausages to snails, from clothes to cheeses.  A very different market to our area and well worth a visit – the veggies are phenomenal!  So bring a trolley!  Price? €14.50 – Lunch extra.  1st pick up at 08.30 from Algarrobo Lidl Christmas Shopping Trip to the Nevada Shopping Center in Granada 8th November.  We are off to this huge center with all manner of shops and restaurants.  Not to panic, it is open for business even though it is a public holiday.  We have a few places left if you would like to join us.  Price? €14.50. Pick ups? From Algarrobo Lidl at 08.30 and return from Granada at 16.30
Christmas Fayre Tuesday 5th December at Bar La Vega.  Christmas is coming and preparations are in hand for The Phoenix Club’s Christmas Fayre at La Vega Bar Restaurant.  We are taking orders for Christmas cakes made with real butter and Mary’s delicious home-made mince pies.  We have large and small Christmas cakes, iced or un-iced.  We have our usual fare on offer as well – Lemon Drizzle Cakes, Ginger Cakes, whole or half, Malt Loaf, Steak pies, chicken, leek and bacon pies, quiches, muffins, scones, cupcakes, pasties, sausage rolls, pakoras, curry puffs and curries.  Why not place an order so you won’t be disappointed?   If you would like to book a place to sell your own wares, call Tim on 689509677.  When?  Tuesday 5th December.  Where?  La Vega Bar Restaurant in Torre del Mar. Time? Doors open at 12 noon. For more information on any of our trips or events call Gail on 951067723, emailphoenixsocialclub@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- The Jack Cade Rebellion   at Hotel Balcon Competa, on Friday 10th Nov. Live music from 8.30pm withTJCR, playing a mix of Rock, Blues, Punk and Indie Classics. Booking recommended. Call 952553662.


What’s on- Flamenco in Velez     Renowned Local Singer Performs in Velez-Malaga this Friday This Friday, the Peña Flamenca Niño de Vélez in Velez-Malaga will host a flamenco performance from renowned local singer, El Chato de Velez, accompanied by dance from Luisa Chicano and the guitar of Luis El Salao.   When? Friday 10th November at 22.00hrs; doors open at 21.00hrs. Where? Peña Flamenca Niño de Vélez – Calle Tejeda, 10, Velez-Malaga.     How much? Tickets  are €15  More information (and other flamenco events in November):  https://mivelezmalaga.com/whats-on/november-flamenco/


What’s on-La Tasca Quiz Next Wednesay

The Axarquia animal rescue are hosting their quiz again on the 15th at  3pm in La Tasca in Torre del Mar. ( across from the police station) also Ding Dong Avon calling!! Our resident Avon lady Kathryn will be here with some samples to try or buy at reduced price plus she can take any orders if you fancy buying for Christmas. All proceeds for quiz go to the animals. Tel us on 640328051 or 640569988.


What’s on- Sculptures, Photos, Jewellery,Paintings, Mosaics – Pottery  12 artists from 7 different countries will be exhibiting pottery, paintings, juwellery, sculptures, photos and mosaic s. In the Sala Mercado, Plaza de Ermita in Nerja ( by the big taxi rank and near Mercadonna)  From November 15 until December 12.   Come, see and enjoy!


What’s on-Christmas Fayre La Tabla Torrox Park

Saturday 11th November from 11am to 3pm La Tabla 2nd Floor Commercial Centre Torrox Park, (above the Supermarket and Pizzeria)  Each year the stall holders help support a charity  and this year it is CUDECA. We have a representive of CUDECA joining us, a raffle will be drawn during the afternoon with all proceeds going to the charity. The Royal British Legion are having a stall to as it is Remembrance weekend. Other stalls include, Christmas gifts, chocolates, decorations, local author John Hardy, Photograher Rob Bell


What’s on-  Games Afternoon – Fridays   It’s that time of the week again- Puerto Blanco Chine’s Bar Cafe Caleta de Velez    meeting every Friday from 11.30am onwards.   Do come along and join us…we would love to meet you all Ladies and Gents   We Play Scrabble, Crib, Rummykub, Mah Jong and loads more Come and enjoy a pleasant afternoon with us Chine’s do  a great mix of Snacks and meals or you can join us for lunch in the Eclipse next door    You don’t have to commit to come every week – just a casual get together of like minded friends and if you have a game to bring – even better.  For details email madpip @ hotmail .co.uk


For Sale- Complete house of furniture for sale, no reasonable offer refused.  Buyer to collect  Contact Ken on 653652333 or norkenf@aol.com
3 seater sofa chaise grey nearly new 40e
3 seater sofa chaise black 20e      2 black leather arm chairs.  20e
3 grey wing back arm chairs 20e.  Each. nearly new
Coffee table glass top square. 5e     Coffee table brass top.  30e
Small fridge and bottle cooler. 30e     Flame effect electric fire.  30e
3 double bed bases and mattresses. 30e  each complete bed
8 bedside tables. 10e each    2 single bed bases plus mattresses.  20e.  each
4 shelf shoe cupboard. 10e    Carpet large wool 6’7″x8’4″30e.    (Cost 500e)


For Sale.       Six Andalusian rush seat chairs.  euros 70.

Phone.  (34) 603 616 797


For Sale –  Two ton car trolley jack, in its own carry case,

little used.     15 euros    Tel  608 655 402       Nerja area


For Sale Modular Hi-Fi Shelving System  pics

Apollo Aria modular rack system (from UK), with many shelves, suitable for all audio/video equipment.   I have many, many various pieces which can be made up to virtually any design you wish, including a 800 mm wide shelf to accommodate a 40″ TV.   This system is now taking up valuable storage space, so I am offering it all for a giveaway price of 75 euros.    I have much more information on this shelving system available, so if you are interested please contact Alan on 660236639 or at:  alanreader spain @ yahoo. co. uk   (no gaps)   Near Alcaucín


For Sale- Electric Fire 2 kw Fan assisted.

Dimensions 70cms long, 35cms deep and 1mtr high   Please contact Patricia Chilches Costa Area. :Tel 952 513 531  E.mail: prtwiddles @ gmail.com   Price 25 Euros.


For Sale Artificial Beams & Fan

Beams : 14 full lengths (2.5m) 7 half lengths and various pieces in good used condition €130 ono    Large white ceiling fan with three speed control €20 Contact amanda.stocktonat hotmail.co.uk


For Sale-

Red recliner chair €30             Cream leather sofa three seater (some wear to leg area and small tear in back area) hence price €50 buyer collects Glass ceiling light €15 Torrox campo but can meet on coast with smaller items.  Whatsapp 636866715


For Sale Display Cabinet &  Mirror 

Solid Wood Display Cabinet.190 cm Height – 108 cm Wide – 44 cm Deep (Approx sizes). 2 large drawers – 2 small drawers. Locally Made. Very Good Condition. Buyer Collects. Contents Not included!!   195 Euros.    Solid Pine Free Standing Full Length Mirror Adjustable. Good Condition.   158 cm High – 69 cm Wide (Approx Sizes). Buyer Collects.  50 Euros    marshallfoxphoto@hotmail.com  or  952510130 or 633410906


For Sale Flat Screen TV

Model 32LG3000 HD ready TV, with remote control and manual.   Connections: 3 HDMI, 2 scart, RGB in, RGA in, S video, antenna and headphones.     Dimensions: TV only W=80cm x H=53cm x D=9cm. Including stand 80 x 60 x 22.   Picture sometimes takes 15/20 minutes to come on, otherwise good condition. Hence 50 €.  Nr. Torrox / Competa road km 12 or can meet in Torrox costa.   Contact Alan: 951 242239 ajprangley@aol.com


For Sale- Orbital sander

                                                                          Unused still in box 10euros   Tel 608 655 402   Nerja


For Sale-Megahome water distiller.

U L. Listing   Half price  140 Euros  tel no 646923700 


For Sale- Gel Nails 

J.M. Professional U V -Lamp with fan for gel polish nails ,complete with base coat, top coat, 3 polish colours , remover and cleanser spray. Tel no. 646923700


For Sale- Various Clothes

   Click to enlarge pic                            Ladies 3 piece set  Royal blue jacket , top  and long skirt   Size 14 €50 (no pic)   Silver fox fur jacket    excellent condition   size 10-12   €100     Ladies brown-black 3 piece set- Jacket, top and skirt.  Size 14. € 20    Evening dress.  Size large 14-16.    20 Euros.   Gents Evening Dress Suit. Marks and Spencer Trouser size W 34 L 31 €20. 684352458


For Sale Raingarden electric rotary mower (Ask for pics)    €15 o.n.o   Puente don Manuel area   Shirley romero 21 at hotmail dot com


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