DigameXtra No.834  Wednesday January 17th 2018

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Anyone for Table Tennis ??
I am looking for a venue and partner to play table tennis perhaps once per week in Nerja. Any ideas please contact Peter on 0044 7711 562317 or email johnson89@btinternet.com

 

Services – Scottish Piper   I am looking for a Scottish piper to play at a funeral service   in Competa on 30th January.  Please reply to lizzieandthecaptain@gmail.com or    phone Lizzie in 657899963

 

Services Offered- Cash Available    Best Prices Paid for all your unwanted goods .Earn Some Cash. Now:- Have a clear out . .Garage. tools -old new, broken or working. Power tools.  .Garden Household. (no furniture at the moment).  Antiques ,Guns ,Swords , Knives.    Ring Ernie or Martin. 616812765 or 690854154. or WhatsApp ,messenger, with photos. or email. ernestiznateatgmaildotcom

 

Services Needed- Job Vacancy at Transport Company                                       We have a part-time position available in our successful transport company.        We are looking for someone to work weekday mornings from April through to October in our office in Nerja.  The position (which will also be available in subsequent years) involves handling telephone calls, making reservations, and general administration.  Fluency in English and Spanish is essential.  Interested candidates should please send their CV to info@transferpeople.com.

 

What’s on. Thaipas Restaurant – Torrox Costa

Friday the 19th of January we are doing Wiphas thai style Dim sum        ( Thai dumplings – Prawn and pork mix with Water patatos ) as a                            Special only for Friday night dinners.  Don’t miss out and book your table now, we have limited tables inside.   For more info: Call Wipha 635 13 75 32 or                         Email Thaipas . torrox . costa @ Gmail . com or  We also respond to Facebook messages. Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/Thaifoodtorrox/                                                         Avenida El faro 15Torrox costa 29770

 

Long Term Rental Needed    Couple in their 60’s, no pets, looking for long term rental house for at least a year or longer in the Velez-Malaga area from July.             Will consider other locations too.    A minimum of 2 bedrooms and garage.   Garden  also required for small inflatable summer pool.    Must be walking distance if outside village/town.    15 mins approx. by car to sea.   Maximum rent €350-400  per month.  We are in the area, so viewing possible.  Email  spain42018@yahoo.com

 

Long Term Rental Required     We are a retired couple, looking for a permanent long term rental, in the Nerja area, two bedrooms, preferably south facing and outside space, pool or communal pool a help, but not a necessity. Budget up to 600 euros a month, plus bills. Our availability is flexible, we have been given notice in our current property as the owner wishes to move back in. We have no pets and we are house trained!!!!  We can provide reference if needed.    Contact details are stewart2green@gmail.com  tel 600608450

 

What’s on –at Finca Las Sierras   Join us for a € 22,50 4-course lazy Sunday lunch.  We will be preparing a variety of culinary dishes.                                                    Tapas and welcome Cava from the house. Menu starts at 14:00. Reservations are highly recommended (max. 20 couverts). Please make a reservation through info@fincalassierras.com or ring/Whatsapp on 603430559 with your name and a mobile contact number. Or just call now to book your table: +34 6 0343 0559  For directions: where the A-7206 meets the A-7207 take the ending road next to the bronze ‘horse and man’ statue!   Thanks, and if you have any questions please let us know, we hope to see you at our Finca,   Wilco & Manon

 

What’s on- Phoenix Club Programme     St Valentines Dinner n’ Dance   The Phoenix Club are celebrating St Valentine’s Day with a Dinner ‘n’ Dance at the Nerja Caves Restaurant in Maro.  Included in the price of €32pp are welcome drinks and canapés, a 3 course delicious meal with wine so get those dancing shoes shipshape and dance the night away to Gasoline from Nerja.           The date?  Saturday 17th February 2018   The time?  7 for 7.30                                     The price? €32pp and transport €5pp extra with pick-ups along the coast from Chilches through to Torrox Costa.  Bring 10 friends and you can come for free!!  Dress code?  Smart casual for the fellas but the ladies can glam up!!                       Trip to Gibraltar 2nd February 2018 – The Phoenix Club are off on their next shopping trip to Gibraltar on Friday 2nd February.  We have pick ups at at the A1 Garden Centre, Torre del Mar bus station and finally at Algarrobo Lidl at 08.30.  The bus is parked in Morrisons car park and we leave Gibraltar at 16.30.  Due to visa restrictions on entering Gibraltar, please advise if you are a non EU citizen when you book.  Also it is important to remember to bring with you your EHIC card, just in case, and passports are essential.  On the way to Gibraltar we stop to spend a penny and for coffee.  We would greatly appreciate if payment was made before the journey.  The price?  €12pp includes a €1 gratuity for the driver.                 Trip to Jerez in April    The Phoenix Club are off to the fabulous city of Jerez staying at the 4* Hotel Spa Los Jandalos on a B&B basis. Jerez de la Frontera, usually called Jerez, is a city in southern Spain’s Andalusia region. Its old quarter surrounds the Alcázar de Jerez, a Moorish fortress founded in the 11th century. The Royal Andalusian School of Equestrian Art is a famed riding school with horse shows and a carriage museum. The city is also known for flamenco music and sherry production in the so-called Sherry Triangle lying to the west.                                          Date? 19th – 21st April   Price? €295 based on 2 sharing a double room and includes: B&B accommodation (Single supplement is €420pp)                                            A visit to the Royal Andalusian School of Equestrian Art                                                    A visit to the Sandemans Bodega – tasting of 3 wines and a brandy                                Coach fare & drivers gratuity     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 atwww.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 –Afternoon Quiz – Correction….. Missed out the day.                  Its on Thursday 18th at 3pm.  Haven’t done this for a while!       carolemhart@yahoo.com

 

What’s on Lux Mundi – Trip to Gibraltar….                                                            There are still a few seats available.  Many thanks,  Kind regards   Patricia Rothwell,  Tel.  952 513 531

 

What’s on –Bar Amigos, Torrox                                                                   Contrary to all the rumours currently circulating in Torrox, Bar Los Amigos is alive and well.    We continue to run all our weekly events a list of which is available on our website.Our Sunday night Jam Session is proving particularly successful at the moment and you are welcome to come along to enjoy a great night of live music.   The bar is open every day from 2.00 pm ‘til late. We are situated in Centro Comercial, Planta 1b, Torrox Park.    Website:              http://claverack.wixsite.com/los-amigos   Telephone:  675 301 758 Look forward to seeing you, Asociacion Los Amigos

 

What’s on The Jack Cade Rebellion at Ankes Paradise,                                      Friday 19th January. Come along for some classic Rock covers at this fabulous live music venue situated on the promenade in Torrox Costa. Starts 8.00pm. The Jack Cade Rebellion are: Dave Beale, Guitar / vocal, Oliver James Bress, Bass guitar / vocal, Martin Cart, guitar / vocal, Nik Ramsey – Whale, Percussion.  Res. 607824033

 

What’s on – La Tasca                                                                                   Unfortunately we have to close after the 27th Jan due construction work where they will be digging up the whole road and terrace!! Sadly we think this will last until Semana Santa. Then we will re open with a party!! Lots of apologies to all our customers but if up to us we would be open. We have had no say in the matter. Please call us for any enquiries on 640569988 or 640328051. La Tasca in Torre del Mar across from the police station.

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For Sale- Folding Screen

Three folds, each 170 cms high x 44 cms wide. €15.    Nerja/Frigiliana.    Phone 699 210 776. Buyer collects.

 

For Sale Assorted garden plant pots 10 euros each                                                                                                                           More than in photos     Ceramic fish 20 euros                                                        5.minutes drive from Venta de Palma Competa no track  Tel 633608619                   Email lynne laffar at gmail dot com no spaces

 

For Sale Two identical good quality sofas    

size 176cm long x 88cm high x 93cm deep.  Cream covers, removable for cleaning. Located not far from the Renault lorry garage on the A356 to La Vinuela.  Buyer collects, sorry.  300 euros for the pair. email:  sallywaller222@btinternet.com or  Tel:  951 20 91 61

 

Wanted Light weight double bed Base

 I am looking to source a lightweight double bed base similar to the photo  I do not need a mattress.  I am in Torrox Costa, so the closer the better.          I have transport, but would need the base dismantled.
Contact Cathy Whyte on 0044 7963 933643 or k8why at outlook.com

 

For Sale- Car  Kia Cerato. 1500 cc.   New radiator, battery, 4 tires and fuel mix control.   Runs well, usual dings and chips but very sound.                                                 less than 100k 50+ miles per gallon. ITV until December 2018 .                              1200€ or nearest offer. Torrox pueblo    mike 643 195 015

 

For Sale- Mans mountain bike  

€150 Ono please contact Karen ,
Karenhardcastle1962@gmail.com Nerja thank you

 

For Sale- XBox

Boxed Xbox 360 flashed 250gb  – €80 ONO   2 controllers and headset    Cod black ops 2  Assassins creed 4 need for speed rivals    fifa 14-15-17  Cod Ghost  Gears of war 3    Battlefield 4   Fable anniversary  GTA 5  Collection from Sedella Contact Sarah 636 164 514 or 00447715 472735

 

For Sale TV & Microwave Oven    pics

                                                                                               Philips 32 inch flat TV hd ready . Hdmi, scart etc. Excellent condition and sound. Can be seen working. Complete with remote control and user manual. Price €80                                                                                                                                                 Also for sale Sanyo 800w compact microwave oven. Dimensions 45x36x29 cm. Very good condition. Complete with user manual.Price€20                              Contact Mike 952516985 email mcauliffe99@hotmail.com Competa area

 

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