DigameXtra No.910, Tuesday 10 April 2018

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1. Hi Naythan, maybe I could be the first to post on the new DigameXtra. We would like to wish you all the best on this new venture. Jane and Brian Kirk, Nerja

(Over 100 emails wishing me success were received. I can’t reply to them all. Thanks for the great support. Cheers to Jane for getting us this far. Get well soon. Naythan)

2. A big thank you to every one who donated prizes for the Royal British Legion Tombola Stall at Residents Day . Also to everyone who came along and helped us raise the wonderful sum of 400 euros and 25 cents . Wonderful Day was had by all . Dorothy Allen, Poppy Organizer Nerja .

What’s On

TUESDAY NIGHT AT NICO´S PARADISE. The lighter nights are tempting more people out to join the fun at this friendly bar/bistro on the Paseo in Torrox Costa. Tonight the usual popular mix of Skiffle, Country and Pop´n Rock be provided by Banjo George and Friends. Tonight´s line-up will be: Banjo George, Banjo, Guitar and Vocals. Alf Bowman, Piano and Vocals. Brian Tilcock, Guitar and Vocals. Rosie Manton, Eb Bass. Totto Tobiassen, Guitar and Vocals. Come on down for good food, drink and a warm welcome in a convivial atmosphere. Submitted by George.

Lux Mundi – Torre del Mar. Lux Mundi Ecumenical Centre, Torre del Mar. Avda. Moscatel 1”I”, (Jardines Viña Malága/Antigua Casa de la Viña), Torre del Mar, 29740. Opening hours Monday through Friday 10.00 to 13.00 and 15.00 to 18.00. Tel.952 543 334 E-mail: luxmundi@lux-mundi.org. Web: http://www.lux-mundi.org

Tuesday April 10th& 24th – Photography Group. From “Good Shot” to “Great Shot”, why not come and learn the art of photography with Bob Bell Photography. A fun and informal group to help you to get more from your camera/photos. Open to all, from beginners to the more experienced photographer, regardless of the type of camera and use. This season we will be looking at the various styles of photography and computer software with monthly themes and photo challenges. Don´t forget to bring your camera. Time 16.00.

Thursday April 12th – Coach Excursion to Puente Genil. Lux Mundi, Torre del Mar invite you to join friends on a coach excursion to Puente Genil a picturesque town situated in the province of Cordoba, in Andalusia. The name derives from the bridge (Puente) over the river Genil and is well preserved, built on the riverbanks; it has some beautiful noble homes, as well as traditional dwellings. It is a large agricultural centre in the province of Cordoba, producing wine, olive oil, linen and jams. It is also well known for its Semana Santa (Holy Week) celebrations. After leaving Torre del Mar you will stop on route for coffee, arriving in Puente Genil at approximately 10.00am. On arrival there will be a guided tour in English of the town, including the quince factory, the old town, the first electricity works in Andalucía (La Alianza), the Sanctuary of the Conception, the Church of the Assumption and the collection of museums situated in the old convent. There will then be free time for you to have lunch and you will depart from the town at 17.00. Ticket price 25 Euros available at the Centre. Fundraising event. Departure times Viñuela (Football pitch) 07.30, Algarrobo (Lidl) 07.55, Caleta (Vets) 07.55, Torre del Mar (Bus station) 08.05.

For further information and bookings please contact the Centre, Torre del Mar Tel.952 543 334 E-mail: luxmundi@lux-mundi.org. Please note you are unable to make bookings through the web site and sorry we cannot accept cards.

Jukebox Bandits will be playing live. At Berebere Oasis del Mar, Torre del Mar on Thursday 12 April, after the market at 2.00pm. To reserve a table call 615 551 000. Weather permitting. Hope to see you there. Rod, Ian, Marsh, Ken & Mitch are the Jukebox Bandits. For all future gigs go to: www.jukeboxbandits.com

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Services Offered

Services Available for home, garden, pool and office: Gardening from weeding to landscaping, stonework (walls, paths, etc) a speciality. Transport and tools all provided by me, no job too small or too big as I have others to call on if required, from 10€ per hour per man plus any required materials at cost or fixed price quote if you prefer. Small construction/demolition jobs, walls, fencing, guttering, tiling etc. from 10€ per hour per man plus any required materials at cost or fixed price quote if you prefer. Painting and decorating interior or exterior, tools all supplied, materials extra at cost – from 10€ per hour per man or fixed price quote if you prefer.  Pool regrouting – pool looking tired? Black mould and mildew in the grout that just wont come out? Tiles missing or broken? Thinking you might have to have it completely re-tiled? An 8m X 4m pool of average depth has over 100,000 tiles in it and re-tiling can cost around 5000€ But there is a cheaper solution, I can remove and replace all the grout and the broken/missing tiles for around a quarter of the re-tiling cost and leave it looking good as new. This process can take 3 weeks so you need to think about doing it soon if you want it ready for the summer. Call me for a free quote.

Evenings, weekends and holidays both Spanish and English are all included at no extra cost. Email enquiries or for more information to: nikash2 @ hotmail.com or just write that email address down somewhere in case you may need me in the future! Telephone 603134216 and ask for Nik. See website for examples of my work https://nikofalltrades.weebly.com  References/recommendations available from the UK and Spain. Based in Arenas but can travel anywhere in Digameland. There is a 0.35€ per km mileage charge for areas outside a 10km radius of Arenas if you use me but quotations are completely free.

Maintenance of your property, inside and out. Plumbing, electrics, plastering, tiling, construction, landscaping. Security gates and bars fabricated or repaired. Painting. 3m long high top van for removals and disposal. All work done efficiently and correctly. Adrian 617 233 404 References can be provided. Based in Torre del Mar covering Malaga-Nerja-Competa and all in between.

Have a clear out. Garage. Household. Garden. Wanted Tools old new. Power Tools. All Building tools. Ring Ernie or Martin 616812765 or 690854154. Whatsapp, messenger.

Piano Lessons: in Torrox, Frigiliana with a teacher with 20 years of teaching experiences. From beginner to advanced level, student of all ages are welcome. Lessons are available in English, German, Spanish. Please contact Orie: 630 517 844 Whatsapp or orie.sato @ gmx.net

New Spanish classes: For beginners are starting on 17th April 2018. Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10.00 to 11.00. Beginners: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00-11:00. (New course). Intermediate: Mondays and Wednesdays from 10:00-11:00. Upper-intermediate: Fridays from 10.00 to 11.00 We also offer one-to-one lessons. Don’t be afraid, come and have a go. We have been teaching Spanish for more than ten years and we know how to make you speak Spanish in a good atmosphere. Come and try one lesson in a group. If you don’t like it, you don’t lose anything, but if you never try, you will never know! If you think it might be for you and would like to take a trial lesson or enroll in one of our courses, send us an email or call us. We are in c/Almedina 6, Torrox Pueblo. On the main road near the health centre. Tel.:+34 635 152 447 http://www.language-school-torrox.com/

Lou Lou’s bakery. Looking for a delicious home made pie or pasty? You need Lou Lou’s bakery. We are based in Sayalonga but deliver to the coastal areas and inland. We also offer cooked or uncooked, fresh or frozen. We also offer a vegetarian menu. We have a Facebook page where our menu can be found or visit our online website menu at www.loulousbakery.online

Ordering is simple, either call 633196544 or email loulousbakery@outlook.com or message us through our Facebook page. Find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/loulousbakerysayalonga/

Delivery schedule is…Wednesday: Sayalonga, Figiliana, Torrox, Nerja, La Herradura & Almunecar. Friday: Caleta, Torre Del Mar, Velez Malaga, Puente Don Manuel, Los Romanes. Sunday: Archez, Competa.

Items Wanted or For Sale/Rent

Wanted: 3 -4 square metres of floor tiles – to tile a washroom worktop. A 3 or 4 chair patio set – not a very large one – possibly the black all weather kind. Round table preferred. Vinuella area – Heather, tel. 628306371 or email: heatherandwill @ hotmail.com (no spaces)
For Sale: Bookcase unit with cupboard and drawer. 87 x 120 x 26. Good condition €65 ono. Competa pueblo, buyer collects. Email Alun: marlene.heffernan @ hotmail.es (remove spaces)

For Sale: Super comfy terra-cotta corduroy fabric swivel chair and matching swivel footstool. Removable covers for cleaning. €40 Collection from Caleta. Thanks. Maryann on WhatsApp or phone: 603693938

One Of A Kind 6 Month Rental In Exclusive Area In La Herradura. We are looking for a responsible single/couple to lease our semi-attached villa on the Punta de la Mona in La Herradura for 6 months starting May 15th. Careful attention to detail has made this a unique offering. The views to the sea are simply spectacular. Huge terrace with uninterrupted views of the sea. With the windows open, you can hear the ocean. You’ll find it hard to go inside but the villa is beautiful on the inside as well. The master bath will take your breath away.

This 2 bedroom – with en suite baths has an additional half bath upstairs for your convenience. This villa would rent for 1500 EU per week during the 12 Golden summer weeks. We’ve decided to find a long term renter which will be more gentle on the property. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to enjoy the best that spring, summer and fall has to offer. The lease would terminate November 15th. The rent will be 2,000 EU per month with the cost of electric and water additional. There is heat and air conditioning of course. There is a community swimming pool which services only 8 homes on this secluded street. Covered parking for 1 vehicle is included.

Photos are available for those with a serious interest in this very special property. We will also host an open house for those ready to sign a lease. I’m happy to answer any questions you have. Contact Michelle: michellerabin @ gmail.com.

Wanted: Washing Machine ASAP please. Torrox area, ideally a decent make. Contact Fiona: Fi@fionacole.com

For Sale: Antique English oval mahogany dining table on two tripod pedestals, with removable centre leaf. Size: 1.05m wide x 1.85 m long ( 2.30m long extended). Six Edwardian mahogany dining chairs, re-upholstered with gold coloured velour. All in really good condition. €200 Located Vinuela/Venta Baja area. Tel; 655093917 or email richard @ rflower.net


For Sale: Brand new Sarong by ‘Tie Rack’. Would make a lovely present as still has all labels attached and comes with original gift bag (it was a present I received this week but sadly is something I would never wear with my figure!). Made in Italy. 100% Polyester (Chiffon like). Approx. measurements 160 cm x 116 cm. Buyer to collect from Torrox Costa Penoncillo. 10 Euros. Brenda Lee: casaianda @ yahoo.co.uk or tel. 609777430

Wanted: Single bed and mattress in good condition. Please send photo to Wes: wiziz007 @ hotmail.com.

Long Term Rental Required from May 5th: I am Irish lady looking for long term rental for me and my two small dogs who do not shed hair and are very well behaved. I am looking for a property within a 20mins drive from the Torrox/Nerja costa areas. I am a writer so somewhere quite would preferable. I can provided references and a deposit. My budget would be up to €450 depending on the size and area. Also I am open to house share. You can email me on: louisekelly58 @ gmail.com or whatsapp Lulu @ 00353872112375.

Wanted: small table with two chairs and a small wardrobe. Maximum one meter wide, with two, maximum four drawers. Wood is preferred. There isn’t much space. Thank you in advance. Paul in Competa: 634351754 or puchkauzon@gmail.com

Wanted: Long term rental. Small apartment in Caleta de Velez, Euro 400 max. Unfurnished welcome. Single woman, non smoker, no pets. 1st of May, sooner if possible. Contact Marion: vibrations.alive @ gmail.com

For Sale Harley Davidson. An opportunity to purchase a Harley Davidson FXDF ‘Fatbob’ in Denim Black and in excellent condition. The bike was manufactured in 2008, with 47,200 km and an ITV until Aug 2018; it has always been garaged, meticulously serviced and customised with the following upgrades:

-Engine has been tuned to ‘Screaming Eagle Stage 1’.

-Stage 1 Screaming Eagle air filter kit.

-Vance and Hines performance exhaust pipes.

-Windshield with lockable mounts for easy and quick removal.

-Luggage rack.

-Lockable quick release luggage panniers.

-Sissy bar rack luggage bag.

-Back rest/passenger ‘Sissy bar’ (not shown).

-Brake fluid reservoir and clutch lever chrome covers.

-Chrome rear view mirrors.

-New battery.

-Battery cover chrome inscription.

-Chrome embellish strip for side fuse cover.

-Petrol tank protection bra.

Customised ‘Wille Skull’ parts as follows…

-Derby/Clutch cover.

-Hand grips.

-Gear shift peg and brake pedal.

-Foot rests.

Any original parts removed from the bike (for example the original exhaust system) will also be supplied. 11,995€. Based in Competa, 29754. Contact Neil: ngcoast @ hotmail.com or Mobile/WhatsApp: 680 195 927


For Sale Swift Silhoutte caravan. No papers but in very good condition. 100% working. Good tyres. Great for extra lodging or playground for the kids. €1200. Located between Archez and Salares. Wapp: 6088 222 98 or beckyspanien@gmail.com. Email Becky for more pics.

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Items For Sale: 4-arm GardenKraft hanging basket tree. 2 sets. Mild steel construction with 4 hanging baskets. Ideal for terraces, decks and conservatories. 25 euros. 2 Ceps silver gas bottles empty. 10 euros each. Irrigation pipe couplers. A selection of 22mm couplers, bends, Tees, valves, etc. 25 euros Pedestal Oscillating Fans. Pedestal fan x 2. Black. Excellent condition. Adjustable height 1m to 1.1m. Price 5 euros each. Buyer collects in Archez. Contact: peter.slater @ hotmail.co.uk


Items For Sale: Mincing machine, hardly used …25 euro. 2 Vaporizers, 1 used and 1 new, 40 euro each. Wii, new, never used , complete, 100 euro. Buyer collect Competa. Contact Erik: er95de @ gmail.com

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For Sale – Kenwood Prospero Food Mixer with stainless steel bowl and splash cover, K beater, whisk and dough hook. Includes a food processor attachment with grating and slicing discs in 3 sizes, also a blender/mixer attachment and a juicer attachment. As new condition, a great buy at €100. Competa. Email: Segnaro10@gmail.com


For Sale – Antiques. We would like to announce that the antique shop in Competa, León Blanco Antigüedades y más, has moved to the internet! Please find us at: www.leonblancoantiques.com More stock will be added weekly. You are welcome to view items in the showroom prior to purchase, by appointment. Tel: 618226647 E-mail: info@leonblancoantiques.com

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