Key News #107 - 3rd Jun. to 24th Jul. 2016


is a new bureau de change which has recently opened in Jardín Botánico, La Cala next door to Snack Attack. Botanico Exchange SL is under new ownership and management. You will be able to exchange your pounds Sterling for Euros at excellent rates and with no commission. Opening hours are from Monday to Saturday from 10am to 3pm. There is easy parking right outside and well as wheelchair access. We highly recommend this friendly service. Please see page 43 for more information.


Your individual designs can now be viewed on a big screen at Joe Bayley Kitchens Bedrooms Bathrooms showroom in Calle Fuengirola, La Cala de Mijas (under the BP garage). This helps us to help you with a large scale display of your unique fitted furniture requirements. The CAD presentation of your custom-built design specifications includes a virtual walkaround and changes and tweaks to designs can be made at the click of a mouse. Change the door style, worktops or colour right before your eyes! Come in and see us and give it a try! We can also send you a link to your design which enables you to do your own virtual walkaround on iphone or ipad wherever you happen to be. Alternatively ring/Whatsapp us on 639 727 188 or 951 401 695. Email, website and see us on Facebook - Please see page 47 for further details.


If you have a UK-plated car that you would like to sell, it is as easy as 1, 2, 3. Their Southern Spain office is in Jardín Botánico, La Cala, next door to Snack Attack. 1. Just let them know your registration. 2. Receive an instant offer. 3. They pay you and collect your car. Couldn’t be easier! Payment is via Faster Instant Payment and can be made to either a UK or Spanish bank account. What are you waiting for? Full details on page 37.


Having difficulty sending and receiving mail in Spain? Offex Malaga is the answer. Offex offers a secure, reliable and cost effective solution for both businesses and individuals requiring mail and courier services both to and from Spain. Ideal for purchases on Ebay or Amazon or to send a card or gift to loved ones back home or for your family in the UK to send items to you securely. Isn’t it so annoying when you go on to a website and see the ideal purchase in a language you can understand and then find out that they only deliver to the UK? Well, here’s the solution and Offex is so easy to use so please see location of the nearest Offex agent to you on page 45 and also on the maps in the back of this magazine and ask them for information on this really useful service. We have used the services of Offex for many years now and would highly recommend this company.


Daren (pictured above) of Security of Spain Locksmiths is as quick and as proficient as you can get to help you out with your dilemmas in life. Being in the business for over 30 years, Daren and his team of fully-qualified, legal, English-speaking locksmiths and safe engineers can undertake many tasks including security doors, safes, alarms, rejas, window locks, lock outs, lock out repairs, key cutting, ‘mandos’ and remotes for garages. They can also duplicate car keys at a fraction of the price of the main dealers. All this and much more with no hidden costs! Masters of safe installation and any type of lock fitting, you are in the hands of professionals. Daren understands that his customers do not like a nasty surprise when it comes to cost, which is why what he quotes is what you pay. Visit or call 636 770 865 or the shop on 952 660 233. You will find Daren’s shop, Security of Spain in Jardin Botanico, La Cala de Mijas. They are on the lower floor a few doors down from Snack Attack in Local 8. However, from July, they will be at street level in a brand new shop four doors along at Local 4, next door to Henrys Bar. This is a new, exciting venture for them. The aim is to give you the best possible service and a great price. Your security is their concern.


If you don’t have the time or don’t like to sit in the sun for health reasons etc, but have a “do” to go to and your legs and face etc are looking a bit pasty, the best option is a spray tan. However, don’t you just hate it when you are in a hurry and the not-quite-dry spray sticks itself to your underwear and your car seat on your drive home? Wendy has the solution. Using the top-quality Crazy Angel spray tan system, she will come and visit you in the comfort of your own home at a time to suit you so there is no need to go anywhere afterwards and you can let the spray tan work its miracle naturally. You can find Wendy’s contact details on Page 9.