DigameXtra No.932, Wednesday, May 2nd 2018

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The content of this blog site comes from its readers, but is subject to editing at the Editor’s discretion. The Editor is Naythan.

The address for your submissions is digamextra@protonmail.com
Before you send in a submission please read the UPDATED (15Apr18) submission rules at the bottom of thisedition. Incomplete submissions will be returned for correction!


EVERY submission must include a first name and a location. For Sale items must have a price. I can get your email address from the submission, or provide a phone number. No Exceptions!

Be sure to check out the new Useful Links section below the regular submissions.

What’s On

Wood fired oven cookery course: Sunday May 13th – Join us in the garden for a cookery course using an outdoor wood fired oven. One day course in a beautiful garden located in the Alpujarras of Granada that will introduce you to various techniques of cooking in a wood fired oven. You will have a hands on cooking experience as well as enjoying some excellent food and some good company. Advice will also be available on buying or building your own wood oven and how best to use it. Places limited, reservation essential. Cost €85 per person for the course including materials, food and drink. For more information contact info@jardinalpujarra.com or see our Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1258743474257388/ (submitted by Robert, Portugos)

La Galeria at Villa Olivia: Exhibition Friday 4th and Saturday 5th May Noel in his loving universe. An exhibition of abstract art by Noel Nieva Villafuerte. A chance to see Noel’s art showcased in this large gallery overlooking lake Vinuela. Come and browse his art whilst sipping a light refreshment and walk around the beautiful manicured gardens. A couple of hours well spent! Wendy, leo1960 @ hotmail.co.uk

Lost Items

Lost in Oasis de Capistrano: Mistakenly left our moving trolly/hand cart in Oasis de Capistrano after doing a move on Friday, April 27. If found please call 633 95 81 23. Thanks. Erin, Nerja

Services Offered/Wanted

Services Offered: House and pet sitting. Hi all. I am available for houssitting and petsitting. We can work out details in private. Greets, Fer in Sedella. 617788742 or Ferrydesmit@outlook.com

Orange Grove Group Proprty refurbishment: Before and after for a client in Torrox Park. We are legal to work in Spain and all works are licenced where necessary. Plumbing and electrical works are carried out by qualified tradesmen. We don’t do deals, we dont do promotions, we dont do special offers, we just docompetitively priced quality work. Mark 661713238; mark.orangegrovegroup@gmail.com ; Based in Torrox and Malaga

Wanted: Courier Recommendation. Unfortunately, some friends who were staying with us from the UK left an ipad behind. Can anyone in Digameland recommend a reliable courier company that I could send the device back to Blighty with. Preferably with a tracking facility. Recommendations to Paul in Nerja. paulstacey56@gmail.com

Wanted: House Cleaner. I have a small village house in Competa requiring an occasional clean, any recommendations/takers. Thanks, Jackser, Competa. barretttadgh @ yahoo.com

Wanted: Printer repair. Epson printer DX 3800 needs a service/ repair. Printing very faintly. Recently replaced all inks. Can anyone help or make recommendations please? Call 952967547 or 628823456 Torrox Park area. Thanks, Maggie

Wanted: Car Valeting. Does anyone know where I can get my car valeted in Competa or nearby ? Please email, pbritsky@msn.com or call 653 537 615 Thank you, Patricia

Items Wanted or For Sale/Rent

For Sale: Cheverolet Matiz, Year 2006, 150.000 kilometres. Good clean condition. I have had it for 7 years. Lady owner / driver. Nippy little car. Full years ITV ( til April 2018) Price 2600€ transfer of ownership included in price. Whatsapp 625319323 or email jacquelinkayharrison@gmail.com Car can be seen in Torrox costa, Jacqui

Long term rental: Nice country house. 2 bedrooms, living room with fireplace, bar, terrace, barbecue, wood stove, and spacious terraces overlooking the mountains. Very quiet area just 5km from the village(Torrox), satelite TV and wifi. 600 euros per month. Contact Analia, Analiajulia1977@hotmail.com or 0034606327117.

For Sale: Small 20 inch Sony TV, 45 Euro. La Herrradura. Contact Brenda, brendacooper341@gmail.com

For Sale: Twin Beds. Two matching solid pine single bed frames for sale. Excellent condition. 100 euros. Mattresses and bedding not included. Torrox campo, buyer must collect. Please contact Susan on 00447838198772, either mobile or WhatsApp. Ssample1949 @gmail. com.

For Sale: Watch. Tissot prs 200. Brand new. Unworn. rrp. over 600e. a gift at 245e. I now have 2 of these hence the sale of this one. Contact Laurence. Whatsapp : 622 922 131; harley.stringsandthings @ gmail.com; willing to meet if not too far from Torrox. (Nerja – Rincon)+inland.

Wanted: Long Term Rental. Looking for 2 bed property for long term rental between Torrox and Nerja from June. Contact sue m whiting at gmail dot com (Submitted by Dale, sueanddalewhiting @ hotmail.com)

Wanted: mountain bike. Men’s Mountain bike / hybrid bike wanted. Happy to pick up. Up to 80e considered.
Jim, Nerja; 00447939578057 or Jim.86@ntlworld.com

Useful Links

Local News in English, The Sur: http://www.surinenglish.com/

Local News in English, The Local: https://www.thelocal.es/

EU News in English, EuroWeekly: https://www.euroweeklynews.com

Local Weather: https://www.accuweather.com/en/es/torre-del-mar/306652/weather-forecast/306652

Bus Info: https://www.alsa.com/en/web/bus/our-destinations/regional

Currency Converter: http://www.currency-converter.com/

Internet Speed Test: http://beta.speedtest.net/

Local Bank Holidays: http://www.officeholidays.com/countries/spain/index.php

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Rules & Regulations:

The blog and it’s readership are growing, and I anticipate a big readership jump in the high-season. These updated rules are necessary to keep it manageable. Your cooperation is appreciated.

Send in your text & photos- The address for your submissions is digamextra@protonmail.com The Deadline is 4pm. One pic per item or event only, readers can email you for more. Three For Sale items per day max. Include all sale items/pics for that day in single email. For Sale items must include a price.
Photos & Documents- JPEG or JPG format only. No PDFs or Word documents.
Keep Submissions As Short As Possible- If you have more than a paragraph of text content just submit a short description and a link to a site where interested readers can find it.
Re-Submissions- What’s On events may post once a week, Services Offered once a month. Sale items previously posted must wait 1 month before re-submitting, and the price must have been lowered by at least 20%.
Put your post header in the “about” line of the email (RE:).
Capital Letters – Please don’t write anything in ALL CAPITALS!
Bars, Bands, Restaurants Clubs & Charities – Please limit your entries to One per Week! I suggest you list your programme of events & send it Tue/ Wed for inclusion in the Thursday Issue. You will get better results if you give folks 2 or 3 days advance notice of an upcoming event so they can plan in advance.
Identification Information from Everyone – I will not publish your submission unless you have included your first name and location. I can get your email address from your submission.
Health Professionals- Your submissions must include a Licence Number and name the issuing authority. You may offer a lecture on healing without credentials, but to offer healing as a service credentials are required. Why? Sorry to say, but there have been several submissions making false credential claims. This way you can verify it for yourself. So this is for the protection of all. -Ed.
Recommendations- I am accepting recommendations again, but only if submitter includes their own name, town and email!

Faulty Submissions: Incomplete submissions will be returned for correction. Resubmit full corrected submissions, returned submissions are deleted immediately from my Inbox.

DigameXtra cannot be responsible for incorrect info in reader posts or event announcements.
Anonymous submissions are unacceptable.

The decision what to post is the Editor’s. The Editor’s Decision is Final!


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