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by Manchesteral
Mon Jan 25, 2021 6:37 pm
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 2353
Views: 99041

Re: Coronavirus

Help, I'm desperate, does anyone know of an antigen rapid corona virus testing station within Madrid airport, thanks in advance 8)
by Manchesteral
Mon Jan 25, 2021 6:16 pm
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: Antigen, rapid corona virus testing at Madrid airport
Replies: 2
Views: 60

Antigen, rapid corona virus testing at Madrid airport

Hi all, I don't know if this is the right place but I will repost it in the corona virus thread also! can anyone give me a definitive answer to this question I cannot find the info anywhere! Does anyone know if there is a antigen testing station in Madrid airport, I am flying to Amsterdam via Madrid...
by Manchesteral
Fri Jan 22, 2021 1:34 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Dealing with owners who break the rules?
Replies: 7
Views: 469

Re: Dealing with owners who break the rules?

A denuncia would be the simplest option !
by Manchesteral
Fri Jan 22, 2021 1:30 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Residencia
Replies: 0
Views: 171

Residencia

Finally got my residencia yesterday after 3 attemps, cost me a mere 12 euros and a lot of anguish, got there in the end !
by Manchesteral
Tue Jan 05, 2021 3:37 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Another Benefit lost due to Brexit
Replies: 10
Views: 650

Re: Another Benefit lost due to Brexit

Pamela1 wrote: Thu Dec 31, 2020 11:04 pm Will people get any English speaking chanels in Andalucia on their tv? If so what are they.?

I think Orange have a package which offers B B C and some other English speaking channels, won't be cheap though !
by Manchesteral
Wed Dec 23, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: General
Topic: Betting for Fun
Replies: 14
Views: 2141

Re: Betting for Fun

Reminds me of the old joke... Three Jewish bookmakers are coming home from a race meeting. Crossing a road, one gets knocked down and killed by a car. One of the other two said, I know his wife better than you, I will tell her the sad news. He knocks at the door, the wife answers it. He says "...
by Manchesteral
Wed Dec 23, 2020 11:10 am
Forum: General
Topic: Betting for Fun
Replies: 14
Views: 2141

Re: Betting for Fun

Today for the first time in ages there are no race meetings in UK so we are reduced to betting on foreign races ! I fancy Dance with devils for a place in the 11.15 at Cagnes sur Mer, currently 17.2 !!
by Manchesteral
Tue Dec 22, 2020 11:29 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Losartan
Replies: 3
Views: 451

Re: Losartan

I suffer from hypertension and get my enalapril over the counter!
by Manchesteral
Fri Dec 18, 2020 10:40 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Ive been cut off and its not my fault.
Replies: 14
Views: 1352

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

Hi John, can't help you with your wife, I had a similar problem a couple of years ago ! However I can help you with your internet situation, go to your nearest orange outlet and get yourself a mobile router, it's about the size of a small cell phone, you can either rent it, for which you may need a ...
by Manchesteral
Thu Dec 17, 2020 10:34 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Transferring money from a Hong Kong bank
Replies: 8
Views: 514

Re: Transferring money from a Hong Kong bank

OK, thanks for all your replies !
by Manchesteral
Thu Dec 17, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Transferring money from a Hong Kong bank
Replies: 8
Views: 514

Re: Transferring money from a Hong Kong bank

I guess theres issues of gift tax regardless of which account you pay it out of if its not declared. But depending on the allowance for where you are it might not be much anyway. It would be in the form of a loan to be repaid when his divorce is settled if I put that as a reference on the transfer ...
by Manchesteral
Thu Dec 17, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Transferring money from a Hong Kong bank
Replies: 8
Views: 514

Transferring money from a Hong Kong bank

A general question regarding finance. I am trying to help a fellow brit, a llong term aquaintence of mine. If I transfer say 6/7000 euros from a hong Kong bank to his Spanish account what are the rules I need to follow, will there be any likely repercussions, would it be better to transfer it direct...
by Manchesteral
Wed Dec 16, 2020 1:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Covic testing
Replies: 2
Views: 449

Covic testing

I wasn't aware until 2 weeks ago that you can establish through a blood test, if you have the virus !
by Manchesteral
Wed Dec 16, 2020 1:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Covid Restrictions Andalucia
Replies: 229
Views: 16683

Re: Covid Restrictions Andalucia

We were looking at moving to our Spanish home permanently in January and selling our UK house ....to ride out the inevitable housing crash that's going to occur in my opinion ...next year in uk. It cant carry on the eay things are. If we have an independent income and our own home there already do ...
by Manchesteral
Wed Dec 16, 2020 12:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Betting for Fun
Replies: 14
Views: 2141

Re: Betting for Fun

Hi All, Having moved to Spain and finished with all the paperwork (yay) I am trying to have some fun on betfair.es Trouble is I cannot get past the registration page! Either I am putting my name into the wrong boxes (First name, Second name, Surname etc ) or my address is not being recognised. Ther...
by Manchesteral
Tue Dec 15, 2020 9:18 pm
Forum: Food, Drink, Recipes & Gastronomy
Topic: Xmas food
Replies: 30
Views: 5670

Re: Xmas food

Are there any shops, in the Velez Malaga municipality, that sell marzipan and icing sugar for a Xmas cake and mince pies and Xmas puddings. Usually get such at Iceland but not during current travel restrictions. Cheers Gerry ! Hi Gerry, Marzipan is very easy to make at home and much superior to the...
by Manchesteral
Sat Dec 12, 2020 5:51 pm
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: Cataract operation
Replies: 47
Views: 10651

Re: Cataract operation

Back home already, op was at 19.00 last night afterwards they put me in a private suite with constant attention and released me at 10.00 this morning, even though it cost an arm and a leg it was well worth it Sanitas/Santa Lucia get my vote !
by Manchesteral
Fri Dec 11, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: Cataract operation
Replies: 47
Views: 10651

Re: Cataract operation

Thanks :thumbup:
by Manchesteral
Thu Dec 10, 2020 12:50 pm
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: Cataract operation
Replies: 47
Views: 10651

Re: Cataract operation

Just got scalped for another 101 euros, op is tomorrow, hopefully it will be money well spent :thumbup:
by Manchesteral
Mon Dec 07, 2020 10:02 pm
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: Cataract operation
Replies: 47
Views: 10651

Re: Cataract operation

Gerry, I was surprised to note that your wife has had a long wait for appointments and possible operation with the health service. I don't have any personal experience, however a British friend told me that they had very quick service with appointments and operation, (4 months -start to finish ). A...