DigameXtra No. 1284 Wednesday, May 8th 2019

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Flamenco show: Restaurante venta el cortijo frigiliana
Flamenco Group Pablo Escudero,
Saturday 11th May 8pm,
Tickets € 20 including Home made mixed Paella, salads & bread OR Marinated Chicken & pepper skewers with Patatas Pobres AND Coach transport from Torrox/Nerja / Frigiliana if required. (Please notify us of any vegetarian requirements.)
Bookings only, tickets available direct from the Restaurant or from Jackie at the Nerja Household Centre, Castilla Perez, Nerja. Traditional Spanish evening not to be missed .
info AT nerjahouseholdcentre DOT com

 

Weekly Crochet Group
Do you Crochet? Would you like to learn? Do you fancy having coffee and chatting one morning whilst working? We are a multilingual (English, German, Spanish) group of ladies that meet every week in Algarrobo Costa. (We used to meet in Torre so you might have heard of us). The group has been meeting now for 5 years and more and we would love new members to come along and join us. And if you really don’t fancy Crochet but like to Knit, well come along with that instead. We meet at Super Ri Jo’s Cafe Bar on the front from around 10-10.30 ish to 12 – 1pm ish every Thursday. Need more information?
Email Polly – madpip at hotmail dot co dot uk

 

Centro Cultural Nerja: Tuesday 14 May Lecture Foreigners in London 1520-1677, The artists who changed the Course of British Art by Leslie Primo
Centro Cultural Nerja, Calle Granada, 18.00. Free drinks afterwards as it is the last lecture of the season! Come and join us.
More info www.theartssocietynerja.com or
contact: helen.sijsling AT gmail DOT com

 

Las Maravillas: Wednesday 8 may 2019, its open mic night at “las maravillas” la herradura starting at 21.00. musicians and singers come along take the stage and entertain us. see you all there !!
ps. book your table to avoid disappointment
https://www.facebook.com/RestLasmaravillas/

 

Mario & Amigos at El Asador, Puente don Manuel: Fri 10th May 9pm. Located next to the Indian Palace. FB-Link

 

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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.
Electrical work and Plumbing – I have a UK qualified electrician/plumber to call on should you require this type of work.
Evenings, weekends and holidays both Spanish and English are all included at no extra cost
Check my website for examples of my work www.nikofalltrades.es
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 DigameXtra 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
Based in Archez but can travel anywhere in Digameland. Quotations are completely free.

 

Wanted: hiya looking for a maths tutor for a 14 year old. as soon as possible please. thanks so much tiffany/torrox tel:+34696769393
email: lil-miss-tiffy AT hotmail DOT co DOT UK

 

Services Available – Auto air conditioning
Is your cars air conditioning running at its most efficient?
It only takes a 10% loss of gas to reduce it’s efficiency by up to 25%
A mini service & system re gas R134a still only 35.00 €
Arctic Freeze additive. 25.00 € (15.00 € when combined with mini service)
(Arctic Freeze Is formulated with advanced QwikBoost® call for more details)
New for 2019
System re-gassing for vehicles using R1234yf from only 150.00 €
My experience with car air conditioning means that I can deal with air conditioning faults and leak detection. I can find the specific problem and first try to repair it, rather than just going straight for expensive complete replacement.
I am located on the Torrox to Competa road just by the Pavo Real Bar.
Or if you prefer not to travel then for just a small call out fee we come to you.
You can ring me on 649 307 966 e-mail chris AT cpaircon DOT com
or go to www.cpaircon.com

 

Items For Sale / Wanted / Rent

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Vetiver Spain: After planting Vetiver for almost 10 years now we know that the best results are when Spring comes around. This way Vetiver has a full spring and summer to absorb the heat of the summer. This plant is indigenous to India and loves the heat.
Vetiver Spain has prepared an article on “When is the best time to plant Vetiver?”
Click here.
https://www.vetiverspain.com/best-time-for-planting-vetiver..html
If you have any questions please feel free to contact us or to arrange a visit.
We have a lot of information on our website.  Home Page
email: info AT vetiverspain DOT com
(34) 692 288 657 ; Sayalonga, Spain

 

For Sale, 2 items:
-Good quality rattan/bamboo 3 seater sofa with 2 matching chair plus rectangular coffee table with glass top. Measurements Width 200cms Depth 95cms. Width 80cms Depth 95cms. Table Length 115cms Depth 61cms Height48cms. Price €325
-Handmade barrier of good quality wood very heavy with double door opening. Measurements Width 281cms Height 103cms Price €100.
Also, selection of flamenco dresses for sale ready for San Isidro.
Contact Jackie /Nerja 672170429
Email: info AT nerjahouseholdcentre DOT com

 

For Sale, 2 items:
-shower chair, as new € 20
-Karma Wheelchair for sale, top of the range lightweight, even the wheels are removable, including cushion and bag, paid € 550. In Ortopedia, condition as new Asking €250.
La Vinuela area. Arnold/Tel 635363965
Email: arnold_evans AT hotmail DOT com

 

For Sale, 3 items:
-Classic Spanish Granite Stone outdoorset. Round table and two benches. To be collected by buyer from Canillas de Aceituno/Viñuela area (heavy). Euro 200.
-Coloured tiles, green, deep blue, greyish blue, yellow (20×20) and some borders, smaller tiles en loose pieces. For the creatives! Euro 5, pick up by buyer from Canillas de Aceituno/Viñuela area or we can agree a meeting point.
-Tv cabinet, 125 cm, 45 cm high, 50 cm deep. Euro 50, pick up by buyer in Canillas de Aceituno/Vinuela area.
Email: annemarie AT conceptuals DOT nl

 

For Sale, 3 items:
-2 fancy metal chairs 30€
-Small glass table 70 X 70cm 30€
Both for 50€. Ideal for terrace.
-2 plastic rattan low relaxing chairs with small coffee table, cost 130€ accept 75€
Joy 610955826 Torrox
Email: floodyjoy AT gmail DOT com

 

Wanted: Heavy duty masonry drill for work in progress Ring Ernie 616812765 . Iznate. whatsapps, messenger. or
email: ernestiznate AT hotmail DOT co DOT uk

 

Pets

Good morning, readers of Digamextra! Today we celebrate 1 year dedicated to the care and attention of pets, we are happy and satisfied with our work.
Mario and I sincerely thank our clients, who trusted us.
We wait for your reservations for next season.
We continue with the services: daycare, lodging in our house and personalized attention in the house of the pet. For your information, we are in El Morche, in Torrox Costa.
666-782 766 (WhatsApp)
Email: silviacaminante AT gmail DOT com

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Weekly Markets
Monday: Torrox Costa
Tuesday: Nerja, Salobrena
Wednesday: Rincon de la Victoria, Algarrobo Costa
Thursday: Valez Malaga, Torre del Mar, Frigiliana
Friday: Almunecar, Salobrena, La Herradura- Summers only
Saturday: Competa
Sunday: Valez Malaga, Torre del mar, Nerja Car Boot

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Nerja 952 524 519
Torrox: 952 531 030
Frigiliana: 952 533 231

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Emergency Svcs.: 112
National Police: 091
Guardia Civil: 062
Ambulance: 061
Fire Station (Bomberos): 080
Emergency English Help Line: 902 102 112

Local Police
Torrox: 952 539 828
Nerja: 952 521 545
Frigiliana: 952 533 126
Torre del Mar: 952 549 238

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