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by john the baptist
Thu Dec 24, 2020 11:52 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: 1.30am Curfew tonight and NYE
Replies: 5
Views: 587

1.30am Curfew tonight and NYE

Hi Everyone, It may be a silly question but I thought I knew the obvious answer until a restaurant owner said something, He announced that he will be closing and everyone must leave tonight at 1.30am, however I thought it was a case that you had to be HOME at 1.30am. As i live inland this makes a lo...
by john the baptist
Mon Dec 21, 2020 11:44 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Ive been cut off and its not my fault.
Replies: 14
Views: 1346

Re: Ive been cut off and its not my fault.

Thank you everyone i just problem to go away and if they get their legal team involved they can embargo our joint account which is the only one i have debit account for and is the one we have had for years and the town hall knows the details do that IBI bills etc are paid. At the moment going anywhe...
by john the baptist
Fri Dec 18, 2020 9:58 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Ive been cut off and its not my fault.
Replies: 14
Views: 1346

Re: Ive been cut off and its not my fault.

I would change companies even if Jazztel offer to give you a phone line and internet. Once Jazztel have your details they could just take your wifes debt from your account. HI Before she left she went to the bank and cancelled nearly all direct debits. As its all in her name (ie) electricity etc. s...
by john the baptist
Thu Dec 17, 2020 7:04 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Ive been cut off and its not my fault.
Replies: 14
Views: 1346

Re: Ive been cut off and its not my fault.

No I don't but wont a gestor end up costing more then the debt???
by john the baptist
Thu Dec 17, 2020 1:47 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Ive been cut off and its not my fault.
Replies: 14
Views: 1346

Ive been cut off and its not my fault.

Hi Everone I've had my internet and phone cut off today which was not a surprise as the contract with the fibre, home phone and 2 sim cars and mobile phones were in my life's name. She however left Spain, left ME, and took with her the two the sim cards (which are now redundant as they have new UK c...
by john the baptist
Sat Dec 12, 2020 12:00 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: CAR ITV - Whats going on??
Replies: 108
Views: 12821

Re: CAR ITV - Whats going on??

After all these years my brain does not remember, Ive got a seven seater zafira, I honestly can remember if they do the back two seatbelts for the folding seats probably because im nevous and in the driving seat in a 19 year old car not understanding what they are saying as they are going through th...
by john the baptist
Thu Dec 10, 2020 11:36 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: CAR ITV - Whats going on??
Replies: 108
Views: 12821

Re: CAR ITV - Whats going on??

Cheers Lyric, lets hope its not closed for a lockdown (sorry not funny)
by john the baptist
Thu Dec 10, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: CAR ITV - Whats going on??
Replies: 108
Views: 12821

Re: CAR ITV - Whats going on??

Hi Everyone, Just to let everyone know the car had its ITV expire in June when it was closed, I was then obviously given an extension so started to call and go online without any joy. The app did not work, the people on the phone told me to book online as when the closer to date as priority is being...
by john the baptist
Wed Nov 25, 2020 12:00 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: ALternatove to JAZTEL
Replies: 10
Views: 959

Re: ALternatove to JAZTEL

Thanks everyone i will give Movistar a call they own the fibre and practically everything, they do abuse their monopoly. initial cheap prices then time after time more small charges then your paying 60e a month. caller id, electronic answer phone, paper billing, installation costs even though ive pa...
by john the baptist
Wed Nov 25, 2020 11:46 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: ALternatove to JAZTEL
Replies: 10
Views: 959

Re: ALternatove to JAZTEL

HI Dave No offence but have you been on the Vino this morning??? Does Gibtel cover my Area??? Im guessing Gibtel does not have telecommunication licence IN SPAIN. Please forgive my British sarcasm but its in the name they are a telecoms company for GIBRALTAR!!!!!!!!! Spain does not even allow WIFI t...
by john the baptist
Tue Nov 24, 2020 10:15 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: ALternatove to JAZTEL
Replies: 10
Views: 959

ALternatove to JAZTEL

HI Jazztel are on the verge of cutting us off because of their inflexibility. To be honest i appreciate their point but its rediculous. We have been with Jazztel Fibre for over 3 years but the contract was made by the landlord and we get the bills and they are paid out of our account. We wanted to a...
by john the baptist
Thu Sep 10, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Restoring plastic headlamp covers.
Replies: 15
Views: 2782

Re: Restoring plastic headlamp covers.

i use whitening too paste which has a little fluoride grit to it and it cuts it really well.
by john the baptist
Thu Sep 10, 2020 7:06 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Claiming Spanish Pension with Spanish and UK contributions
Replies: 0
Views: 1850

Claiming Spanish Pension with Spanish and UK contributions

Hi Everyone, Can anyone help me with an enquiry. How long does it take if and application for Spanish pension via uk Gibraltar and Spanish contributions take to go through?? Spain is where im resident and paid my last SS contribution. with covid i know that the process obviously delayed. I looking a...
by john the baptist
Thu Sep 10, 2020 6:55 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Laptop was hyjacked and now dead
Replies: 4
Views: 974

Re: Laptop was hyjacked and now dead

ok thanks but would it be easier or even possible to try to reinstall windows 10 from a bootable USB??? ive got most photos music docs etc backed up into HDD and also have other laptops to try to work on reinstalling all what had gone. I have yet to get my hands on it but will hopefully have it soon...
by john the baptist
Wed Sep 09, 2020 4:02 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Laptop was hyjacked and now dead
Replies: 4
Views: 974

Laptop was hyjacked and now dead

Hi my daughter was suing my laptop for her school lessons when it was hijacked and i got a call and so did my wife on our mobiles phones. this horrible nasty Indian man told me i had a non valid Microsoft software and he has now taken over my computer and i needed to pay a fine. Well i told him to F...
by john the baptist
Wed Sep 09, 2020 3:51 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: APPLYING FOR UK STATE PENSION USING DIGITAL CERT
Replies: 9
Views: 2012

Re: APPLYING FOR UK STATE PENSION USING DIGITAL CERT

how long does it take if and application for Spanish pension via uk Gibraltar and Spanish contributions take to go through?? Spain is were im resident and paid my last SS contribution. with covid i know that the process obviously delayed. I looking at a medical one and i know that they have written ...
by john the baptist
Wed Sep 09, 2020 3:41 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Guernsey Reg Car WANTED
Replies: 0
Views: 1799

Guernsey Reg Car WANTED

Hi

Its a bit of a long shot but does anyone one have a Guernsey registered car for sale????

Cheers

John
by john the baptist
Sat Jun 06, 2020 2:42 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: wildcamping in spain
Replies: 11
Views: 2915

Re: wildcamping in spain

Hi yes between provinces in the same autonomous region.
by john the baptist
Fri Jun 05, 2020 10:41 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: wildcamping in spain
Replies: 11
Views: 2915

Re: wildcamping in spain

Thanks Lavanda Ive heard of this ruta to santiago as its stars in sevilla. will look into it, unfortunately on monday we go to phase 3 which means travelling between provinces however we are still stuck in andalucia. so before the heat really kicks in i was thinking granada and almeria.
by john the baptist
Fri Jun 05, 2020 7:20 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: wildcamping in spain
Replies: 11
Views: 2915

wildcamping in spain

i think im having a mid life criis of the lock down has fried my brain. But after too many views of Easy Rider i would like to go on a bike trip around spain and try wild camping. I know there are very strict laws for very good reasons about the beach and fires but has anyone had experience of pitch...