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by ht006d5256
Sat Jan 31, 2009 3:03 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Should we take big electric goods to spain??
Replies: 38
Views: 7955

Re: Should we take big electric goods to spain??

Hi jikim while all the above posts are correct at this time (recession) the shops here in Alcala and Locubin are reducing prices by anything up to 50% just bought today a Zanussi fridge/freezer the big one 366euros with 3 year warranty so by shopping around I think you will now get some very good de...
by ht006d5256
Sun Oct 26, 2008 1:54 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Clocks go forward tonight ?
Replies: 4
Views: 908

Re: Clocks go forward tonight ?

Clocks go back into winter and forward into summer but you brobally know that by now hope you havnt altered ALL your clocks forward regards Howard :oops:
by ht006d5256
Mon Oct 06, 2008 3:35 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Chimney Sweeps?
Replies: 12
Views: 2233

Re: Chimney Sweeps?

Before we moved over here we were informed (on this forum) that sweeps were hard to find so we bought rods /brushes ect with us and guess what the, casa we bought has central heating, so I might start up a new profession, if you cant find a sweep "screwfix direct" do a very cheap set good ...
by ht006d5256
Fri Apr 11, 2008 8:12 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Watch your baggage allowance weight on Monarch flights
Replies: 21
Views: 6653

oopps got my Lbs mixed with my Kilos should have been 150lbs :oops: :oops:
by ht006d5256
Thu Apr 10, 2008 8:44 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Watch your baggage allowance weight on Monarch flights
Replies: 21
Views: 6653

watch your baggage allowance

I can accept weight on a plane is an important factor in costs what I cant get my head round is I weigh 140 kilos + 15 kilos baggage 155kilos the guy behind me 200 kilos +15 kilos baggage 215 kilos so who is costing the airline more in fuel, I think its just another way of getting more out of the pa...
by ht006d5256
Mon Mar 24, 2008 2:08 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: pva
Replies: 11
Views: 4483

pva

thanks folks took your list in problem solved thanks again
by ht006d5256
Sun Mar 23, 2008 9:01 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Help..Transport from Bobadilla to Martos..is it possible
Replies: 11
Views: 3935

Go to the top of the page click on search in the box search for author type in Elsa-mary click on Elsa-mary in one of the topics select PM and type away your questions
by ht006d5256
Sun Mar 23, 2008 5:01 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Help..Transport from Bobadilla to Martos..is it possible
Replies: 11
Views: 3935

look up Elsa-mary and send them a personal message (they live in Bobadilla) and were very very helpful to us I am sure they will be as helpful to you and answer all your question good luck
by ht006d5256
Wed Mar 19, 2008 9:09 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: pva
Replies: 11
Views: 4483

pva

got rather side tract bish75 been leveling out our sloping garden and pricing up block work also trying to track down ordinary paving slabs but am still in the hunt for pva or similar thanks
by ht006d5256
Thu Mar 13, 2008 8:13 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Nervous about moving
Replies: 18
Views: 4375

don't forget miradamac you will have to have your parrot tested for bird flue etc which can only be done by aDefra registered vet it takes about 10 days to complete we had our two African Grey's shipped over and they arrived in perfect health and condition good luck
by ht006d5256
Sun Feb 24, 2008 8:42 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: We're on our way!!
Replies: 8
Views: 3424

Ice the only ice I have seen is in my whiskey and lemonade, all the best for your new life here in Andalucia be as happy as we are
by ht006d5256
Mon Feb 18, 2008 9:34 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: pva
Replies: 11
Views: 4483

pva

thanks again will try both suggestions when I find someone open (they are all out olive picking here in Castillo)
by ht006d5256
Sun Feb 17, 2008 8:05 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: lost email
Replies: 2
Views: 1604

lost email

thanks Hillbilly sending an email now
by ht006d5256
Sun Feb 17, 2008 7:38 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: lost email
Replies: 2
Views: 1604

lost email

Can anybody help I am trying to find a couple who were a great help on the Internet with our move to Spain and who are directly responsible for finding our heaven and we need to thank them properly their user name was/is "elsamary I hope I have got that right" they live in Bobadilla. We ow...
by ht006d5256
Fri Feb 15, 2008 6:48 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Making Friends in New Places
Replies: 20
Views: 3357

While I would admit I haven't encountered many (Brits) here in Castillo and I haven't spent all my time in bars playing domino's , with aid of Tom Tom have explored surrounding towns and villages and one that we found Fuenta Alamo consisted of nearly all expats who refused to speak Spanish and is ni...
by ht006d5256
Fri Feb 15, 2008 4:55 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: HELP please - moving here yet place to rent out in UK?
Replies: 6
Views: 3022

Jool I have in front of me(sent 4 days ago) and I quote "If you or a dependant member of your family are covered by E121 arrangements and decide to return to live permanently in the UK you and your family members must inform the Spanish Authorities and then re-regiister with a General Practitio...
by ht006d5256
Fri Feb 15, 2008 2:43 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: HELP please - moving here yet place to rent out in UK?
Replies: 6
Views: 3022

Jool tell your friend she must inform the Spanish Authorities that she is moving back to the UK permanently then re-register with a General Practitioner in the UK to get NHS treatment failure to do this she will be charged for any non emergency treatment
by ht006d5256
Fri Feb 15, 2008 9:26 am
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: pva
Replies: 11
Views: 4483

pva

Thanks Hillybilly will give it a try today
by ht006d5256
Thu Feb 14, 2008 9:12 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: pva
Replies: 11
Views: 4483

pva

when I was in England i used PVA to seal and mix with render to make it stick but nobody here has heard of it and cant suggest something similar tried local and in Granada Bricos etc , I need to seal a patio wall ready for rendering and maybe tiling later help please
by ht006d5256
Thu Feb 14, 2008 3:42 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Making Friends in New Places
Replies: 20
Views: 3357

making friends in new places

maybe a different type of expats move further inland or maybe we are just unlucky with the brits we have encountered for all we hear from them is cant get Heinz baked beans or HP sauce why should they have to pay more car insurance (for a right hand drive) so they don't bother the list is endless , ...

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