DigameXtra No.950, Monday, May 21th 2018

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Submissions must show the reply contact as the sender’s email address. By EU internet law you may not submit for publication another person’s email address in an ad sent from your email account, only the email address of the sender is allowed. This is to prevent a variety of scams. Sorry, I know some people think they are doing a favor for another by posting an ad for them. If you do this you must send it from the email account of the person who you are helping.

What’s On

Lou Lou’s Bakery: Will be at Viveros Florena in Competa on Wednesday 23rd May, we will be stocking a lot of Vegetarian food including Cheese & Onion Pies, Potato, Leek & Cheese Pies. All types of Vegetarian quiches and more!
We will also be bringing meat options including Chicken, Leek & Bacon Pies, Chicken & Mushroom Pies, Steak & Kidney Pies and Sausage Rolls and more!
Lou Lou’s Party Food will be offering a small amount of FREE tasters for customers to try and Pre-order for the following week, samples from our Lou Lou’s Party Food side including Mustard & Chive Sausage Rolls, Sausage Rolls with Spanish Black Pudding and more!
Checkout the website at www.loulousbakery.online Call 633196544 or email loulousbakery@outlook.com
Remember we also deliver to other areas! check out the website for more info or our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/loulousbakerysayalonga/

The Phoenix Club is off on a trip to Cuenca, Logrono and Avila: Dates? 17th – 21st October 5 days, 4 nights
Price? €350pp based on 2 sharing. Deposit of €75pp is payable on booking and is non refundable. This includes, coach fare, B&B accommodation, Guides in Cuenca and Salamanca and the drivers gratuity.
The itinerary is as follows:
17th Cuenca – one night in the 3* Hotel Alfonso, 2 hour guided visit
18th Logrono – one night in the 4* Hotel Gran Via
19th/20th Avila – 2 nights in the Hotel Palacio de Valderrabanos. From Avila we will have a day trip to Salamanca which will include a 2 hour guided visit.
Our first pick-up is Torre del Mar bus station.
For more information on this trip or 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.

Archez Foreign Residents Meeting: Location: Ayuntamiento de Archez, Ground Floor, Salon de Plenos. Date: Tuesday 22nd May @ 7pm
We are holding a meeting at the Townhall on Tue 22 May at 7pm for all of our foreign residents to discuss the current programme of works, events and any issues or suggestions you may have. We hope as many of our foreign residents will attend as possible.
Kind regards, Mari Carmen Moreno Cordoba, The Mayoress
For further details, contact Phil on 657 149 712 or email phillymc @ fastmail . fm

O’Leary’s Irish Bar: Paseo Torrox Costa. Fun, Friendly, Family run, Irish bar!! Serving fresh never frozen homemade pub grub all day and night! Live music every Friday and Saturday night. This week’s live music at O LEARYS!
Friday – Lee Townsend from 9pm
Sat – Kevin from 9pm
It’s gonna be a great weekend of music again guys, we can’t wait!
We are open daily from 2pm to late.
Now serving a delicious full Irish breakfast all day long.
And don’t forget our new happy hour from 5pm to 7pm.
We are now introducing our Trad Tuesday – discounts on everything Irish bring your instruments any time and Jam along with us
Wild Wednesday – all shots only 1 euro
Thirsty Thursday – flip a coin after every drinks order win and your next round is half price !!!!
mrsnoleary @ gmail.com

Every Week-End, Dog Obedience & Agility Training:
-Agility Training every Saturday at 10.30am, at The Dog Academy HQ, Nr. Puente Don Manuel. (Please arrange Agility by calling 622 257 817 or by email to wendy@dogacademy.es prior to date)
-Dog Obedience every Sunday, at 365 Veterinary Centre, Velez Malaga. (10am Beginners & 11.30am Advanced)
All dogs, large & small, well or badly behaved welcome.
Allow us help you transform your dog from naughty to nice, easily & enjoyably.
No appointments necessary, No contracts, No up front payments, just nice, relaxed, friendly dog training session, held in the company of other dog lovers. 10€ per session per dog.
A group which you can attend, without obligation, as often or whenever you want to, all you need is your dog, his collar & lead plusa bag of treats, for rewards.
See poster (click to enlarge) for event schedule, contact and location.


DashundTransport: Our van leaves 10/11th of June for UK deliveries, please contact Dashundtransport@gmail.com
or telephone Andrew 0034686322328 for a quote. wakelamclan @ hotmail.com

Items Wanted or For Sale/Rent

For Sale: Polar Countertop Ice Machine 17kg Output. Stylish, well-constructed stainless steel manual fill ice machine from Polar, designed for stress-free and easy operation in bars, cafes and restaurants. No water connection is required – simply lift the lid, fill the water reservoir and fresh ice will fill the internal removable basket (holds approximately 120 cubes). The front panel allows you to select the different sizes of ice as required. I sell for 9​0 euros.​ New is aprox 370€.
Be in touch by email to reparacionespinazo at gmail dot com
Oscar Pinazo, Torrox

For Sale, 3 items:
-2 Door Plastic External Shed – 20 Euros. Dimensions: Width – 130cms Depth – 75cms Height (Max) – 110cms
-Samsung Microwave Combination Oven – C109ST – 15 Euros. Microwave – 900 watts, Convection – 1700 Watts plus grill installed. Dimensions: Width – 52cms Depth – 50cms Height – 31cms
-Car Battery Chargers – 15 Euros, 2 items for the price of one.
Items located in Torrox Pueblo. Tel: John 951 508 592 or email: toroxman at hotmail . com

For Sale: 3 Eucalyptus trees purchased a month ago but not suitable for the space I have 1 x 2.5 mtrs tall, 1 x 2 mtrs, and 1 x 1 mtr, paid 19.50 each selling all 3 for 25 Euro. Rob, Canillas de Albaida, tel 634313809 email robbers1551@ gmail.com

For Sale: Gas BBQ. Broil-master – BBQ 5 Burners 4 + 1, New still in box, Color: Silver, 200 Euros O.N.O. Dimensions (width x height x depth): approx. 128 x 97 x 53 cm. Grill surface (wide and deep): approx. 64.5 x 35.5 cm. Suitable for butane, propane and LP gas.
Product description: 4 burners of approx. 2.93 kW each (total approx 10 kW) 1 slow burner (2.3 kW):  it can be used as a work surface. Additional storage surfaces. Integrated thermometer. Piezo ignition. Heating regulation of each firebox separately. Storage grid hot food Large surface Container for grease, easy to clean and maintain Holes for air flow Two wheels that allow mobility This device has been tested by the accredited institution TÜV Rheinland and is considered to comply with the terms of quality, functionality and ease of use. Certification number Q60098078. Contact Adrian on 620486903 between 0900 and 2200hrs. adrianbaum @ hotmail.co.uk ; Can meet at Cepsa Station junction 292 Nerja.

Wanted: Car. Looking for run around. Economical. I’m based between Banamargosa and Riogordo. But willing to travel to find one. Please email Louise loueverson@gmail.com. Or phone 951204279.

Wanted: House rental. We are on the hunt for a rental in southern Spain for a minimum of 2 and ideally for 3 months from early January 2019. We are on the look-out for a house with 2/3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Any property must have good broadband and Wi-fi. We would also have our well behaved dog Rosie and 2 house cats. Contact Gerald and Maxi, Cheltenham, Tel: 01451 851988
Mobile: Gerald 07803 934686, Maxi 07736 706805 ; gerald @ omsj.com

Services Offered/Wanted

Garden work recommendations wanted: For an English speaking person with own transport to build a 1m by 8m white rock retaining wall in the garden other work available hours to suit please state cost per hour. Reply to Helen, Canillias de Albiada, tel 629827242. 37vernon @ gmail.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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