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by spanish_lad
Wed Jan 20, 2021 11:58 am
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 2321
Views: 98398

Re: Coronavirus

With the amount of people vacinated already, i wonder why we are not seeing a drop in numbers ? Is it 'too soon' still ?
by spanish_lad
Mon Jan 18, 2021 3:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Covid Restrictions Andalucia
Replies: 216
Views: 16282

Re: Covid Restrictions Andalucia

by spanish_lad
Mon Jan 18, 2021 2:59 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: CAR ITV - Whats going on??
Replies: 108
Views: 13085

Re: CAR ITV - Whats going on??

I've always been told the same, but on the vieasa.es and n332.es they both say its not true and the car should not be driven.
by spanish_lad
Fri Jan 15, 2021 10:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Covid Restrictions Andalucia
Replies: 216
Views: 16282

Re: Covid Restrictions Andalucia

Www.mapacovid.es .. Enter your town.
by spanish_lad
Wed Jan 13, 2021 8:55 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Buying things from uk sellers ?
Replies: 10
Views: 535

Re: Buying things from uk sellers ?

in the last week Paddy
by spanish_lad
Tue Jan 12, 2021 2:48 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Don't bring meat sandwiches into Spain
Replies: 32
Views: 1355

Re: Don't bring meat sandwiches into Spain

I wonder how this will effect prices in the brit shops in the coming months? Hmmm
by spanish_lad
Tue Jan 12, 2021 12:48 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Buying things from uk sellers ?
Replies: 10
Views: 535

Re: Buying things from uk sellers ?

My understanding(from a regular payment I make) that €15 per transfer to a Spanish Business account was in place last year, even when transferring from a Spanish account . Its been noticed twice so far, both from uk accounts. (I expect it would of been noticed before, the accountant notices centimo...
by spanish_lad
Mon Jan 11, 2021 2:01 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Buying things from uk sellers ?
Replies: 10
Views: 535

Buying things from uk sellers ?

Hello everyone, i've seen various 'my brother told me' and 'the man in the pub' stories.. has anyone bought / tried to buy anything from the UK at all? Since brexit happened, im thinking that postage is now 'international' and there would be some tax to pay? I saw a story about a bluetooth speaker f...
by spanish_lad
Mon Jan 11, 2021 1:36 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Changing to Spanish driving licence
Replies: 50
Views: 22942

Re: Changing to Spanish driving licence

@Lifeofbrian Come along the road until you get to the tunnel, go thru it, and you want the next right - sign posted to cartama. Join that road, and go up till you see the hospital on the right. Take the exit, and at the roundabout go right around under the road, and head off at the side by KFC and t...
by spanish_lad
Mon Jan 11, 2021 1:29 pm
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: Covid Vaccinations Spain
Replies: 97
Views: 4176

Re: Covid Vaccinations Spain

You sound like an anti vaxer? Not really.. I was born in the 80s. We ate mud pies, threw rocks at each other, climbed trees, jumped off roofs.. Im a person that wont go to the dentist or doctors unless something is falling off or falling out. I had a jab at school once.. But only because they made ...
by spanish_lad
Fri Jan 08, 2021 6:21 am
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: Covid Vaccinations Spain
Replies: 97
Views: 4176

Re: Covid Vaccinations Spain

I saw a very interesting video yesterday, lots of "zooming in" on vaccination syringes without needles, some with the caps still on, some without even rolling up a sleeve...
by spanish_lad
Fri Jan 08, 2021 6:18 am
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 2321
Views: 98398

Re: Coronavirus

firsttango wrote: Wed Jan 06, 2021 6:03 pm 30-12-2020.....Last week at Croydon University Hospital... :shh:


https://www.facebook.com/10179353498984 ... 5879125674

:eh: :eh: ohhhhh.. looks just like carlos haya in malaga...or the universidad...or the new hospital at cartama. :shh: :shh:
by spanish_lad
Fri Jan 08, 2021 6:10 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: CAR ITV - Whats going on??
Replies: 108
Views: 13085

Re: CAR ITV - Whats going on??

Word of warning folks. One of our cars is due an itv in march, can't remember the actual date. So given the postings recently that suggested long lead times today i asked my village garage to book me an itv for early march. The earliest appointment they could get in algarobbo was for 29th March... ...
by spanish_lad
Wed Dec 30, 2020 9:30 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: 1.30am Curfew tonight and NYE
Replies: 5
Views: 590

Re: 1.30am Curfew tonight and NYE

well, they need their "donut money" .. :lol:
by spanish_lad
Wed Dec 30, 2020 9:16 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Guardia Motorway chase accident at velez malaga
Replies: 6
Views: 593

Re: Guardia Motorway chase accident at velez malaga

i would hope he would be extridited to the uk HMP rather than using up resourses in spain that he hasnt contributed into.
by spanish_lad
Tue Dec 29, 2020 1:36 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Swapping to Spanish driving license
Replies: 13
Views: 538

Re: Swapping to Spanish driving license

Hi all, We spend 8 months in Spain each year and 4 months in the UK. I know that by 30th December I need to start the process of swapping to a Spanish driving licence (...) Rich If your licence is from the UK, are you resident in spain?. Legally you should be, if you spend 8 months here. If you don...
by spanish_lad
Mon Dec 28, 2020 9:08 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: DAFO
Replies: 6
Views: 557

Re: DAFO

We found a lovely 2 bed finca, with only 100m of track, for €120,000 but the bank wont sign off on the mortgage for us because it doesnt have an afo. Its been there for 30 or 40 years, and theres probably 20? or 30? other houses on the track and off of little turnings, but this one is on protected l...
by spanish_lad
Mon Dec 28, 2020 8:41 am
Forum: Food, Drink, Recipes & Gastronomy
Topic: Xmas food
Replies: 30
Views: 5647

Re: Xmas food

Whole Turkeys in Lidl last night, half price!
by spanish_lad
Thu Dec 24, 2020 3:46 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: 1.30am Curfew tonight and NYE
Replies: 5
Views: 590

Re: 1.30am Curfew tonight and NYE

i wonder if there will be a police presence, stopping people coming into towns at 01.31am :lol:
by spanish_lad
Thu Dec 24, 2020 12:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: Covid Restrictions Andalucia
Replies: 216
Views: 16282

Re: Covid Restrictions Andalucia

Could be - the missus is down there at the moment,(while im working), she told me