DigameXtra No. 1090, Wednesday, Oct. 17th 2018

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Correction, CAS Quiz at The Punta Lara Bar, Nerja. Friday 19th October: Sorry Naythan I made a mistake on my number it is 635369 673
Mark, ballsbarn @ gmail . com

Nerja History Group (NHG): For anyone interested in Spanish History.
Talks & Trips each month. Please don’t think you’ve missed the start of the season, we are starting later as I have to be in the U K during October. First meeting will be Friday 23rd November with the wonderful, Dani Muñoz presenting “Did the Spanish Inquisition get Bad Press?” I will send another reminder nearer the time. Meanwhile, please check our website.
www.nerjahistorygroup.es or email nerjahistorygroup@yahoo.com
Christina Sinclair, Co-ordinator Nerja History Group

Lux Mundi, Torre del Mar coming events & excursions:
-Friday, 19 OCT: Half Price Sale. The Boutique at Lux Mundi in Torre del Mar is having a Half Price Sale this Friday 19th October,  open 11am to 1pm. 50% off all men & women’s summer clothing and shoes, pop in and grab a bargain or 3, last chance before the winter stock arrives. Coffee and cakes available to purchase. Don’t forget to purchase your tickets for our Autumn Fashion Show on Tuesday 6th November. Look forward to seeing you on Friday.
-Monday October 22nd Revised date – Art Appreciation Group. This Autumn we will be watching and discussing the Art of Spain. Our  starting point will be the series by Andrew Graham Dixon on the History of Spanish Art. We will watch the broadcast together and then have a lively discussion. In October we will watch the Moorish South travelling to Cordoba, Seville and Granada, visiting beautiful Moorish palaces and mosques, telling the story of one of the most colourful and sophisticated cultures to ever appear in Europe.  Refreshments available to purchase. Donation of 2 Euros. Time 10.30 at the Centre.
-Tuesday October 23rd – Photography Group. From “Good Shot” to “Great Shot”, why not come and learn the art of photography with Rob 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.
-Tuesday October 30th – Evening of Music and a Buffet Supper. Please come and join friends for an evening of fun and nostalgia. The evening will start with music from the 1950´s and 60´s and after the buffet supper it will be music from the 70´s. There will be space to dance or you can just sit back, sing-along and listen. You will be able to buy drinks at the bar. Ticket price 6 Euros available at the Centre. Fund raising activity. Time 18.30 for 19.00.
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. 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.

La Tabla Cafe Events: La Tabla in Torrox Park have non stop events going on all the time!
Weekly Events
Monday – Ballroom Dancing with Dave (7pm)
Tuesday – Zumba with Tracy (10am) Pilates with Tracy (11am) Pj’s BIG Quiz (8.30pm)
Wednesday – The Market (10am) Tai Chi with Terry (10am) Special Event (See below) (7pm)
Thursday – Zumba with Tracy (10am) Pilates with Tracy (11am) WAGS (11am) Skittles (Returning soon!) Darts Club (8pm)
Friday – Karaoke with Pam (8.30pm)
Saturday – Tai Chi with Terry (10am) Special Event (See below) (7pm)
Sunday – Happy Hour (6pm – 10pm)
Food Specials
Kitchen Hours:
Monday to Saturday: 10am till 2.45pm / 6pm – 9.45pm,Sunday: 10am – 7pm
Wednesday – The Mid week Roast (Enjoy a roast dinner for 5€)
Thursday – Curry Night Meal Deal (Enjoy two curry meals and a FREE bottle of wine for 18€!)
Friday – Fish & Chip Meal Deal (Enjoy two fish & chip meals and a FREE bottle of wine for 15€!)
Sunday – Traditional Roast Carvery (Four types of meat plus help yourself to over 15 different all you can eat vegetables – Only 8.95€!) (Reservations essential)
Special Events
Friday 19th – Two plates of fish and chips and a bottle of wine for only 10€! (Reservations essential)
Saturday 20th – Ricky Lavazza is back! (Tickets 15€ which include a choice of meal)
Tuesday 23rd – Legends Of Motown (Tickets TSC members: 10€ Non-members: 17.50€ includes a choice of meal)
Wednesday 24th – Zoe (FREE ENTRY – Tables reserved for diners only please!) (Mid-week roast only 5€)
Thursday 25th – Tabla Social Club day Trip to Granada Shopping Center
Tuesday 30th – La Tabla Spooky Halloween Quiz (2€ entry per person with food at half time plus lots of laughs!) (Bonus points for Fancy Dress!)
Wednesday 31st – La Tabla Halloween Party with The Jersey Boys (Tickets 15€ which include a choice of meal) (Prize for best Fancy Dress)
Saturday 3rd – Tabla Social Club Monster Bash! (Members 5€ / Non-members 15€) (Spooky Deluxe Buffet, Cash Prize for best Fancy Dress, Live music, disco & Karaoke from resident Pam and 50% OFF ALL ALCOHOL ALL NIGHT!) Not to be missed!
Christmas Events
Christmas Day Carvery – Two course meal, two sittings (12:30 pm & 3:30pm) only 35€!
New Years Eve – Three course meal plus live music from Ricky Lavazza, only 35€!
Reservations already being taken. Contact us for more information.
Contact Us: To reserve your tickets or tables or ask a question for any of the above events/offers please contact Pj on 603113931
Don’t miss any events or offers! Join our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/latablatorrox
Visit our website: https://www.tablatorrox.com
You can find La Tabla in Torrox Park above “La Roima” restaurant in the commercial center.

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Services Available for home, garden 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 10€ 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 10€ 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 plus 10€ or fixed price quote if you prefer.
Evenings, weekends and holidays both Spanish and English are all included at no extra cost
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Email enquiries or for more information to nikash2 at hotmail dot com or just write that email address or web address down somewhere in case you may need me in the future! I am a Digame sponsor and so my contact info is available in the sponsors section below as well. There is also a contact form available on the website.
References/recommendations available from the UK and Spain
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Pet Care Offered: My name is Silvia and I am dedicated to walking dogs and taking care of dogs and cats at home. I also have day care and overnight accommodation in my house. I live in El Morche, in Torrox Costa. attach my card. Mail: silviacaminante@gmail.com or 666-782-766 (WhatsApp)

Dog Socialisation & Obedience Classes: Would you like to be able to take your dog into any bar, simply to enjoy a well earned bite to eat with friends and relax with a drink without problems with other dogs or strangers? Dog Socialisation & Obedience Classes every Sunday morning at 365 Vets, Veterinary Hospital Centre, Caraterra 356, Velez Malaga. (Close to La Palma Garden Centre & Wood yard )
10am for Beginners & 11.30am for Advanced (Advanced is for Competent Obedience trained dogs only) .
All dogs, large & small, well or badly behaved welcome. Discover how easy it can be to transform your dog from naughty to friendly, nice and well behaved, simply & enjoyably.  No appointments are necessary, we have No contracts, No up front payments, just nice, pay as you go, relaxed, friendly dog training sessions, held in the company of other dog lovers with similar dog problems.
10€ per session per dog.
A group which you can casually attend, without obligation, as often or whenever you want to, all you need is your dog, his collar & lead plus a bag of treats, for rewards for good work when he has done well. All are welcome.
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Wanted: TV Repair. We have an LG Smart TV with sound but no picture and are looking for someone in the Competa area experienced in TV repair to have a look at it. If you can help please ring Liz on 633454869 or email on lizalone@me.com

Items For Sale / Wanted

VetiverSpain now has an end of season sale:
50% off all Vetiver potted plants and trays.
We also have Lemon Grass and Moringa seedlings available. Sayalonga, Spain
http://www.vetiverspain.com ; info@vetiverspain.com
692 288 657 David and Anna

For Sale, 2 items:
-A ‘bundle’ of IKEA kitchen cupboards (2 double upper cupboards, 2 single upper cupboards). The cupboards are made from a dark brown wood veneer (inside white) and have matt glass doors and inside hard glass shelves. The whole lot for Euro 100
-A dresser of the same dark brown wood veneer with a natural stone red granite top. Inside with hard glass shelves. 110 cm high, 135 cm wide (hard stone top)/123 cm the cupboard itself. Price Euro 100.
Collect by buyer in Canillas de Aceituno/La Viñuela area. Annemarie call/text/whatsapp +31654933301 or email annemarie @ conceptuals . nl (without spaces)

For Sale: Heavy Duty Floor Tiles in original boxes, 5 complete boxes (12 tiles / 1.33sq m per box ) plus 10 loose tiles, (each tile is 33.3×33.3 / 13″x13″) so over 7sq m in total. Price 50 euros. Buyer collects from Puente Don Manuel area. Phone Diane on 660824513 or email to campodog09 at hotmail dot com

For Sale, 3 items:
-Three seater Leather sofa. Excellent condition, ochre colour, (original price IKEA 1700 euros). 2m in length. Can be seen in Competa, buyer collects. 600 euros ONO.
-Rubber Buckets and tools for cement. 10 euros, can deliver, Competa Canillas area.
-2 Umbrella bases; 1 in stone composite, the other in black metal. 30 cms diameter. 35 euros for both. Can deliver Competa area.
WhatsApp 652060292 or email irenegrant69@gmail.com

Health, beauty & wellness products: Hi everyone. I will be at la Tabla Restaurant in Torrox Park this Wednesday morning. There will be some great natural health & wellness products for you, your loved ones and beloved pets. There will be great discounts on many of the products I have in stock to sell on the day, like the Veterinary Aloe spray and luxury facial care sets and more. For those products I don’t have in stock, orders will be taken for delivery during the following week. If you don’t want to miss out on some of the most luxurious and high quality beauty & health products from the natural sector, then please visit me from 10am to 1pm.  I also have a job lot of 4 good quality single winter bed throws.  They are quilted for extra warmth in sky blue with a small yellow detail, please request photo.  Plus a wine rack and small blue persian copy rug.  20 euros total.  And I will bring them to the market also. My email: alexenalorca@hotmail.com Thanks! 

 

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Pets

2 cats need a home: 7 months old. Sisters, sterilised and friendly cats. One black and white and one black kitten. Due to an unexpected change in circumstances and this is the last option and last chance to find them a loving home.
Can anyone offer a home or foster home for these girls?
Call or message Sebastian 600696574
Smethers1@yahoo.com

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