DigameXtra No.940, Thursday, May 10th 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.

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Before you send in a submission please read the UPDATED (15Apr18) submission rules at the bottom of this edition. All submissions need a name and location. For Sale items must have a price. Incomplete submissions will be returned for correction!

What’s On

Grand Opening of Jacks Bar, Torrox Costa: Monday 14th May. Paul & Fiona would like to invite everyone to the grand opening with live music and a bit of crack, there will be refreshments and we can’t wait to welcome everyone to our new bar in Torrox Costa, kick off at 8 pm. Avenda Esperanto Centro, International block 86 Torrox Costa 29793 Malaga ; paul.flynn @ ymail.com  Note for US readers: crack(UK slang) = craic(Irish slang) = gossip & enjoyable conversation. -Ed.

Phoenix club Events:
Trip to Gibraltar 01st June 2018 – The Phoenix Club are off on their next shopping trip to Gibraltar on Friday 01st June. A few seats available. The price? €12pp includes a €1 gratuity for the driver.
Trip to El Chorro by train – 15th June. Join us on a train trip to El Chorro and then onto the Ardales lakes for lunch. We board the bus to Malaga Renfe and travel by train to El Chorro where you can take in the magnificent King’s Walkway. The coach meets us there and on we go to the Ardales Lakes for lunch. Bring your cozzie for a dip in the lake. Price? €24pp includes train fare, coach and drivers gratuity (Lunch extra).
For more information on any of our trips or events email Gail on 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.

Los Romanes car boot: The next car boot in Los Romanes is on Sunday 13th of May, please come along and support this ,as this is run by the people for the people,  all proceeds go to the Los Romanes Feria fund, stalls are 5 euros per pitch, starts at 10 am. See you there. Chris: 655 240 957

Nico’s Paradise: Jack Cade Rebellion, live at Nico’s Paradise, Paseo Maritimo, Torrox Costa, on Saturday 12th May at 9.00pm. Come along to this superb live music venue and hear some Rock classics from this fabulous four piece band. Not to be missed. Martin, martinhorsen @ gmail.com

This Saturday, Eco Mercado Florymar in Benajarafe: Please come visit our lovely organic and artisanal market at the Florymar Gardencentre in Benajarafe. Organic veg and fruit, great vegetarian and vegan food, tea and coffee, beautiful handicrafts and ofcourse pretty flowers and plants from the Florymar gardencentre!
Every saturday from 10am – 2pm. Gardencentre Florymar, Benajarafe. Coastal road N-340, km260. contact: +34 675 64 04 69 ; ecomercadoflorymar@gmail.com ; www.facebook.com/florymarecomercado

U3A Axarquia: Presentation by Chris Cluderay, (AVISA) Association of Voluntary Health Interpreter Service in Axarquia, Friday 11th May, Parquesol Restaurant El Morche @11am. Website: www.u3aaxarquia.com

Services Offered/Wanted

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

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
Our Facebook page is https://www.facebook.com/loulousbakerysayalonga/
Ordering is simple, either call 633196544 or email loulousbakery@outlook.com or message us through our Facebook page
Delivery schedule is:
Wednesday, Viveros Florena in Competa, There is a Food Market 10.30 – 14.00, please pre order but we did take a few pies to sell on the day!
Friday Caleta, Torre Del Mar, Velez Malaga, Don Manuel Bridge, The Romanes
Sunday Sayalonga, Torrox, Nerja, La Herradura & Almunecar

Items Wanted or For Sale/Rent

For Sale: 2 Baby/child car seats. Used, excellent condition.
1) New born Baby seat and ISOFIX base, RECARO Privia & RECAROFix Base up to 13 kg (Group 0/0+),
http://www.mothercare.com/…/recaro-privia-group…/LA6958.html
2) Group 1 Car seat Kiddy Phoenixfix Pro 2 (Group 1-9kg-18kg or 1-4 years old).
http://www.expertreviews.co.uk/baby/1405320/5-best-car-seats-get-the-uks-safest-baby-seat-for-your-baby
Both the highest scoring seats in each their groups in terms of safety! Happy to meet anywhere on the coast from El Morche to Rincon de la Victoria. Both seats (including base) for 150€. Ask seller for more pictures.
Sanne Sibree-Paul (Almachar), Specialist Physiotherapist, 646 860 411

For Sale, 2 items: -Ikea, red, grey and cream (removable) covered arm chair in excellent condition . Surplus to requirements owing to recent house move. Hardly used as was in ‘spare’ room. €50.00
-Ikea, red foot stool, 82 x 62 x 40 cms. The top is removable and is in very good condition. €50.00.
We can deliver within the Nerja, Torrox and Frigiliana area.
Please call Sue on 692 141317.

Casa Magel B & B: The sun is coming, so why not treat yourselves to a 2 night Spanish hideaway break at Casa Magel B&B. Only €100 for 2 sharing double en-suite room. More nights available.Come and walk the Camino Del Rey and stay over. Check the walk availability before booking your tickets or just come for a relaxing break. If you need help with booking your Camino tickets let us know.
The Offer: 2 nights B & B with 1 night 3 course meal with wine for 100€ with 2 sharing a double en-suite room. Perfect for birthdays or anniversary celebrations or just to get away on your own or with friends. (personalised vouchers available).
Casa Magel lies on the edge of the typically Spanish town of Valle De Abdalajis. Malaga. We are surrounded by beautiful countryside with views of the mountains, yet only a 15 minute walk into the town where there are many bars serving meals and tapas, you really get a feel of how the Spanish live. So much to do and see in the area, ( see website ) lovely walks and scenery. good rooms, good food, great hosts. Wonderful outside space. BBQ and Andalucian kitchen for guests us. Pool ready for the summer. Visit our website www.casamagel.com
contact Maggie at Casamagel@yahoo.com or phone 628519862 or 632298062

For Sale: Computer system. Microsoft Windows XP computer. Small screen. 44cmx29cm. 2 speakers. HP printer D2460
All complete leads etc. No longer used. 50e the lot Don. Almayate. dcmc21@gmail.com 695539537 whatsapp.

For Sale: Stair, door or dog gate! With extensions in good condition. 30€ Contact Tina, WhatsApp 635864866 ; happyhomerentals78 @ gmail.com ; Torrox

For Sale: 2 orthopaedic bed mattresses. 1.5 years old, very good condition, rarely used. Size: 200 cm x 90 cm x 20 cm. Mattresses should be picked up in Torrox Costa. Price: €200 for the pair. Frank, fintorrox@mail.de

Pets

Kittens: Hello, I have 5 kittens born on 15.03.2018 in Torrox. Looking for a new and loving home. They are to be given away. Phone: 643052012 e-mail: jo.sasse@t-online.de ; Thank you, Silvia

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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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.
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