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by telboy
Wed Aug 05, 2020 11:57 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Flying to the UK Question
Replies: 2
Views: 75

Re: Flying to the UK Question

I just read on the Gov website that if you're staying for less than 14 days then you just need to isolate for the duration of the stay.

Cheers

Admin please delete if need be.
by telboy
Wed Aug 05, 2020 11:48 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Flying to the UK Question
Replies: 2
Views: 75

Flying to the UK Question

I need to book a flight asap to the UK (family illness - not Covid). I haven't time to read all the existing posts to find an answer to my question, if there is one. Do I have to stay in the UK for 14 days before I can get a return flight? Admin please feel free to delete the thread once I reply to ...
by telboy
Fri Jul 31, 2020 5:49 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: What should I do next?
Replies: 4
Views: 193

Re: What should I do next?

Cheers guys Yes it looks like I've been scammed and many other people too. :thumbdown: I thought it was too good to be true, 100€ inc delivery for a sofa bed, sometimes genuine items are sold off (end of line, over stock) at ridiculous prices never thought of researching the company first. OK 100€ i...
by telboy
Fri Jul 31, 2020 12:22 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Endesaonline
Replies: 6
Views: 204

Re: Endesaonline

We never been able to access the Endesa site, there was always something that was an issue, NIE, password, name, email - gave up. Anyway our bills are sent by email.


terry
by telboy
Fri Jul 31, 2020 11:50 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: What should I do next?
Replies: 4
Views: 193

What should I do next?

On 28 June ordered a sofa online with free delivery 5 to 7 business days, 25 business days on I have no sofa nor any feedback from the company. Their contact number is (+34) 800 80 83 96 on calling this it immediately without ringing goes to a recorded message stating that I should email them using ...
by telboy
Sat Jul 25, 2020 3:28 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Unsolicited pop ups
Replies: 10
Views: 940

Re: Unsolicited pop ups

Cheers Enrique
MacBook Pro and iPad using Safari with Google Chrome search engine.

terry
by telboy
Mon Jul 20, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: Food, Drink, Recipes & Gastronomy
Topic: Late Bottled Vintage Port
Replies: 5
Views: 356

Late Bottled Vintage Port

Where can I find somewhere that stocks varieties of Late Bottled Vintage (LBV) and Reserve Port on the coast.

Don't say Portugal :lolno:

terry :thumbup:
by telboy
Sat Jun 20, 2020 4:15 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Unsolicited pop ups
Replies: 10
Views: 940

Re: Unsolicited pop ups

I have the same problem with pop up ads especially for women's clothing company called Yvette. despite reporting them via google and changing my 'based on' settings, they appear on A.com too
by telboy
Sat Jun 20, 2020 4:02 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Earthquake last night
Replies: 11
Views: 855

Re: Earthquake last night

:oops: Sorry yes probably me who had too much vino :crazy: a visit to Specsavers out of the question due to inter province restrictions. :lolno: Anyhow there was seismic activity on 14th May at the Alhama de Granada area of 1.6 magnitude, the same day there was activity at the Straits of Gibraltar a...
by telboy
Sun Jun 07, 2020 1:09 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Painting Railings
Replies: 3
Views: 721

Painting Railings

We're having terrace wall railings constructed by our local Carpinteria de Metalica, they paint the primer base coat, deliver and fit them, but they don't apply the finished coat. I have seen a metalwork finishes on railings in our local town of Loja which are a kind of matt charcoal colour with a b...
by telboy
Tue May 26, 2020 1:38 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: Refilling my swimming pool
Replies: 16
Views: 1390

Re: Refilling my swimming pool

Had a Facebook notification from our town hall that it is absolutely necessary to contact them before refilling a swimming pool with town water. Maybe this is just a reminder of the legality of it, or are they are wanting to now enforce some sort of licence. The notification didn't have a Junta or l...
by telboy
Tue May 26, 2020 1:01 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Earthquake last night
Replies: 11
Views: 855

Re: Earthquake last night

No seismic activity mentioned on the official monitoring sites for Spain on 22 May, 11pm Friday night - maybe too much Rioja or Lock-down madness. :crazy: :lolno:

terry
by telboy
Wed Apr 29, 2020 3:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Shopping
Replies: 30
Views: 4104

Shopping

For those of you who are able to shop at a Carrefour. Can you tell me if they are only open for the sale of food items or can you purchase, clothes, white goods, electronics, bedding etc.

terry :thumbup:
by telboy
Mon Apr 27, 2020 12:24 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: VPN Recommendation
Replies: 16
Views: 998

Re: VPN Recommendation

Mediator - Just signed in and wrote/added details in reply to my initial post - on clicking submit I was presented with the log/sign in box after which I'm presented with a blank page and lost posting - wtf

terr :thumbdown:
by telboy
Mon Apr 27, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Homeland on catch-up
Replies: 11
Views: 749

Re: Homeland on catch-up

Tried it on TVMucho, it airplays OK direct onto my Smart LG TV or through Apple TV. :thumbup:

terry
by telboy
Thu Apr 09, 2020 3:40 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: VPN Recommendation
Replies: 16
Views: 998

Re: VPN Recommendation

A VPN such as Nord VPN seems easy to set up with a 30day money back guarantee, I could give it a try and determine how the issue of speed effects my connection. Enrique - Thanks for the informative link. I noticed on SmartyDNS website the whole set up and use sounds simple. The pricing is in US$ I t...
by telboy
Thu Apr 09, 2020 10:03 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: VPN Recommendation
Replies: 16
Views: 998

VPN Recommendation

Probably best to try before buying.

My set up - LG Smart TV, MacBook Pro, iPad, Movistar Fusion Radio (Campo living NO ADSL and Fibre) with 20mbps download max and 0.7mbps upload.

terry :thumbup:
by telboy
Sun Mar 29, 2020 12:06 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: log in
Replies: 3
Views: 941

Re: log in

Olive - same thing happened to me when I posted the other day (macbook pro)

Terry
by telboy
Mon Mar 23, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: Ranitidina withdrawn
Replies: 4
Views: 12516

Re: Ranitidina withdrawn

I've always suffered with acid reflux I used to just take a Rennie as an immediate remedy or Zantac long term. When I moved to Spain I found Rennies very expensive, my pharmacist recommended Ranitidina 150mg, I was taking this drug almost daily which was a lot cheaper than Rennies and could be bough...
by telboy
Sun Mar 22, 2020 11:04 pm
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 1847
Views: 50207

Re: Coronavirus

Anyone know what the criteria is for renewing prescriptions. We are under with Spanish Healthcare system, we live in the campo our medical centre is 16km in the nearest large town. Normally we have to see our doctor for him to extend the long term medication drugs, this info is inputted into compute...