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by pwwm
Thu Aug 13, 2015 1:21 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Epic fail MRW and SEUR
Replies: 105
Views: 20145

Re: Epic fail MRW and SEUR

Interesting Reading, we have epic fails everytime with SEUR, same as above but MRW for us is the best thing sice sliced bread, if we are out he takes to the Registro de Propiadad and we collect there, never a fail, I sigh deeply when I see anything coming with SEUR, Classic last week was unknown pho...
by pwwm
Mon Mar 25, 2013 6:22 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Anyone near Adra?
Replies: 3
Views: 2056

Re: Anyone near Adra?

I live just 10 mins from Adra but nearer the coast, it certainly gets over 30dg round here and wehave snow in the mountains, so not too sure how high the cortijo is, cant believe if it is on the way into the mountains it wont get cold in the winter. I also agree with the previous poster re checking ...
by pwwm
Mon Jul 09, 2012 2:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Prescription charges
Replies: 23
Views: 3227

Re: Prescription charges

we picked up between us 4 items last week and total was 3 euros for the lot, 2 were for my blood pressure tabs and one for OH and asprin for him, in the grand sceme of things it isnt so much, but do feel as they claim all this back from UK, the Spanish are in win win from the Brits lol
by pwwm
Fri May 18, 2012 3:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Where's BENIDORM?
Replies: 21
Views: 3994

Re: Where's BENIDORM?

Hugs to you G :lol:
by pwwm
Mon Mar 12, 2012 3:16 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Have they built them yet?
Replies: 23
Views: 4459

Re: Have they built them yet?

Rather like the motorways between us and Motril, moved over 9 years ago and been wtaching it being built all that time, be dead before it is done lol
by pwwm
Sat Feb 18, 2012 1:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Please Read: re Alan-LaCala
Replies: 23
Views: 6145

Re: Please Read: re Alan-LaCala

Sincere condolences from us. tragic new.
by pwwm
Mon Dec 12, 2011 3:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Leaving on a Jet Plane....
Replies: 48
Views: 7266

Re: Leaving on a Jet Plane....

scampicat wrote:Thanks all for your good wishes, we are now back in dull, grey and rainy Wolverhampton.

Crossing was fine and I waved to Mark Wilding on the way. :)

I'll still post on the forum if that's OK. :)

silly billy you would be missed :thumbup:
by pwwm
Mon Nov 21, 2011 9:03 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Floods in Calahonda
Replies: 4
Views: 1468

Re: Floods in Calahonda

Drove through today on way home, could see the side roads and the mud, tv cameras were there but appeared to be people clearing it up, was very sunny today so hopefully will dry out, apparently a mud band collapsed
by pwwm
Fri Nov 04, 2011 2:19 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Heating your house !!
Replies: 23
Views: 3719

Re: Heating your house !!

We do find the heat distributes around the house quite well, that is despite the fact it in one end of the house, quite frankly I hvent felt the need for central heating in the eight years we have been here. Electric is not cheap, have heard is on par with UK. and as I wrote before our friend has be...
by pwwm
Thu Nov 03, 2011 7:18 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Cancelling Sanitas ??
Replies: 7
Views: 1931

Re: Cancelling Sanitas ??

We only use the NHS here and having seen hubby first hand this year with heart problems I cannot speak highly enough :clap:
by pwwm
Thu Nov 03, 2011 7:17 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Heating your house !!
Replies: 23
Views: 3719

Re: Heating your house !!

We only use wood burner, our summer electric bills are higher due to using the air con, opposite way to UK. A friend I know pays , what I think as huge amount in winter, he is in the mountains but has large extended family to support and usually his bills are around 300 every two months, not quaterl...
by pwwm
Thu Oct 27, 2011 8:54 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Linea Directa breakdown tel. no
Replies: 6
Views: 1685

Re: Linea Directa breakdown tel. no

always fast and efficient, we have different insurance for each car, linea directa couldnt match Knights for the Smart, butneeded help once with Smart and Once with Landy, both times recovery was excellent, less than 30 mins both times before picked up. So all you need if you do have to call is wher...
by pwwm
Sun Oct 23, 2011 10:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: Comment and criticism
Replies: 19
Views: 1922

Re: Comment and criticism

As you are good with pen and paper, you could write it, then just copy to a blog, that way as you say it wont run away with you, and I would like to add, please dont let whomever it was get you down. I, like Benidorm admire your spirit in sitting down and writing. :clap: ¿ How many of the rest of us...
by pwwm
Fri Sep 30, 2011 7:48 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Earthquakes
Replies: 1
Views: 940

Re: Earthquakes

We had one of 3.4 on 19th September when at the beach, near La Rabita, the ground did shake for us. was in ideal.es and on tv, epicentre directly south from where we were sat. :shock:
by pwwm
Tue Aug 30, 2011 11:26 am
Forum: General
Topic: Suntans, what colour are you?
Replies: 18
Views: 3031

Re: Suntans, what colour are you?

Due to scuba diving, below knee, and my arms are brown lol rest is not so nice lol
by pwwm
Tue Aug 30, 2011 11:21 am
Forum: General
Topic: A Strange Question...
Replies: 16
Views: 1564

Re: A Strange Question...

BENIDORM wrote:And now I'm really confused... :?

Regards,
Gordon the Infidel.... :lol:


Some things dont change then Gordon :thumbup:
by pwwm
Sat May 09, 2009 8:34 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: 19,95/month flat rate for all land line calls?
Replies: 3
Views: 1184

Re: 19,95/month flat rate for all land line calls?

Just seen this in April 23 to 30 Costa Almeria news, tried to get on the web site, and cannot.
by pwwm
Sat May 09, 2009 5:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Attacked expat dies after burglary
Replies: 18
Views: 2358

Re: Attacked expat dies after burglary

Crime according to the Guardia I have spoken to has gone up in Spain by a whopping 40% since the recession hit
by pwwm
Thu Apr 30, 2009 10:17 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: NIE number
Replies: 5
Views: 1163

Re: NIE number

I took people to Motril today for theirs and the fee was 16e01c why the one, god knows anyway, they needed the form and also copy of the passport, also they need to see the passport so make sure you that and the copy, that was all there was to it.

pwwm