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by elusive
Tue Apr 24, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Intelsat I907 reception problem
Replies: 15
Views: 207

Re: Intelsat I907 reception problem

Yes we are having the same problem. Went bad maybe an hour or so ago.after last week when we lost the signal (my previous thread) it came back and upto now its been fine so wondered if it was a continued issue from that. Seen an odd post on nerja f.book group aswell.people having the same issue.but ...
by elusive
Tue Apr 24, 2018 2:23 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: "Road Tax"
Replies: 26
Views: 713

Re: "Road Tax"

Arrived in post today for frigi
by elusive
Mon Apr 23, 2018 2:30 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Where to next
Replies: 15
Views: 315

Re: Where to next

Yeah we visited segovia and toledo when we went to madrid. Segovia i really liked and would visit again felt very french and the viaduct is something to see!. Only went to puerto santa m to get the boat over to cadiz. Never made it all the way around bar driving in the car when we got abit lost. See...
by elusive
Mon Apr 23, 2018 10:59 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Where to next
Replies: 15
Views: 315

Re: Where to next

Yeah jerez. Gorgeous place one of my favs.like a mini seville. You could drive around the coast stop at tarifa we did that when staying in cadiz and stayed overnight at vejer de la frontera before driving onto cadiz.vejer is beautiful aswell. also took a day trip to arcos de la frontera.Tbh theres n...
by elusive
Sun Apr 22, 2018 6:31 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Gift tax threshold /children
Replies: 7
Views: 166

Re: Gift tax threshold /children

As I understand it you can give a one time tax free give of up to £325.000 to your children above that figure attracts 40% tax ! £325k is the current IHT allowance for an idividual. Can be doubled between spouses. If you have an estate thats worth less than that you can basically give any amount to...
by elusive
Sun Apr 22, 2018 3:54 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Gift tax threshold /children
Replies: 7
Views: 166

Re: Gift tax threshold /children

Not that it matters but in the uk you can give anyone any amount you like. The 3k amount is in regards to it been added onto your estate when you die (if the money is gifted less than 7 years before your death) and any potential issues with inheritance tax having to be paid on it if your lucky enoug...
by elusive
Wed Apr 18, 2018 6:58 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: "Road Tax"
Replies: 26
Views: 713

Re: "Road Tax"

When i went into the townhall they asked if i wanted to change to direct debit. Remembering this thread i said no thanks!
by elusive
Wed Apr 18, 2018 6:53 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Registering with the Padron
Replies: 14
Views: 320

Re: Registering with the Padron

Re getting residencia it varies depending on where you apply interms of how easy or hard it is to get. .best thing is to go where you will apply and ask for info on what they want.they normally have a fact sheet with what they require. Theres the health issue where you will need private insurance if...
by elusive
Wed Apr 18, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: "Road Tax"
Replies: 26
Views: 713

Re: "Road Tax"

Nothing in fri.g i went to the townhall last week and got the bill and paid it at the bank instead of waiting and prob forgetting
by elusive
Sat Apr 14, 2018 7:12 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Intel sat
Replies: 8
Views: 245

Re: Intel sat

It was off again when we turned it on this morning (dark but clear skies) came back on late morning. Its all abit random. I guess its the alignment and the slightest bit of cloud etc is making the signal drop. See what it is when it gets checked
by elusive
Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:31 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: ITV rules re tyres
Replies: 36
Views: 3938

Re: ITV rules re tyres

Ah right. Thanks for that. I didnt even realise he had gone underneath until the passenger told me. Abit scary driving onto those plates
by elusive
Sat Apr 14, 2018 2:38 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: ITV rules re tyres
Replies: 36
Views: 3938

Re: ITV rules re tyres

Just back from having our first ITV (algarrobo). Certainly an experience compaired to the U.K. im now fluent in handbrake steering wheel ect!! Had an appointment for 9 and got seen around 9.20. Seemed very busy dont know if saturadays are more busy than others but it was very well organised its like...
by elusive
Fri Apr 13, 2018 8:39 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Holiday Rentals
Replies: 3
Views: 491

Re: Holiday Rentals

Have a look on citizen advice spain website or facebook group
by elusive
Fri Apr 13, 2018 8:34 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Intel sat
Replies: 8
Views: 245

Re: Intel sat

Well the rain started again. Only slighty but the signal dropped again.when you turn it on the signal is quite high but then drops into the 50's .now the skies have cleared its fine and back on at around 70. First time this has happened in the 2 plus years we have had it so i guess theres an issue s...
by elusive
Fri Apr 13, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Intel sat
Replies: 8
Views: 245

Re: Intel sat

Rather odd but its come back on again at some point during the afternoon.wondering if maybe it had water in ot although would that effect signal strength? Will keep an eye on it as originally it couldnt be looked at until next week anyway
by elusive
Fri Apr 13, 2018 9:18 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Intel sat
Replies: 8
Views: 245

Re: Intel sat

Cheers gerry.thats what im thinking
by elusive
Fri Apr 13, 2018 8:55 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Intel sat
Replies: 8
Views: 245

Intel sat

Anyone struggling to get a signal on intelsat.mines around 60 and mostly says scrambled even though the skys have cleared ( in fr.ig) normally the pic comes back straight away after bad weather clears.wondering if the dish might have moved
by elusive
Wed Apr 11, 2018 5:53 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Applying for Residency
Replies: 27
Views: 552

Re: Applying for Residency

Cant they just file an 030 form instead? Rather than file an actual renta
by elusive
Wed Apr 11, 2018 5:49 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: actions to take after a suicide ...
Replies: 9
Views: 279

Re: actions to take after a suicide ...

When we had a family member die up in alicante at home unexpectedly the guardia came with the ambulance. I would think the first call is to the ambulance and then they pass on info to the guardia via control centres etc. Can your friend not get help.social services etc rather than it been a case of ...

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