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by Retro P
Sun Nov 21, 2010 4:45 pm
Forum: Food, Drink, Recipes & Gastronomy
Topic: Frikandellen...
Replies: 6
Views: 2789

Re: Frikandellen...

rafiki wrote:We are running short of our favourite Dutch sausage. Beckers are preferred but at a push we're not fussy :shh:

Does anyone know of a source in Spain?
No but, have you tried the excellent "Thuringer bratwurst" from Germany, top notch,
by Retro P
Sun Nov 21, 2010 4:33 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Snow Chains
Replies: 22
Views: 6639

Re: Snow Chains

A couple of years ago I bought some "winter tyres" in Finland, they look like normal tyres but are embedded with steel studs which stand proud of the tread, I've only used them once in (Finland) and they were very effective (and the weather there can be much, much worse than Sierra Nevada) anyhow in...
by Retro P
Sun Nov 21, 2010 4:16 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Spain V U.K
Replies: 66
Views: 6530

Re: Spain V U.K

Hello Retro P No.It taught me that I am fortunate to be alive able to buld a business employing 20 people. It also taught me to be a person who tries to treat others as they would like to be treated. It also has taught me that not everyone shares the same values. Of late its being able to accept th...
by Retro P
Sat Nov 20, 2010 1:37 am
Forum: General
Topic: smoking ban next year in spain
Replies: 139
Views: 11458

Re: smoking ban next year in spain

laswalkirias wrote As I have said before smoking is stupid, smelly and an expensive addiction to have, however drinking alcohol is stupid, smelly and an expensive addiction too.It must therefore follow that their needs to be a drinking ban introduced in public places on the same grounds of health a...
by Retro P
Sat Nov 20, 2010 1:29 am
Forum: General
Topic: European states not individual nations
Replies: 293
Views: 23690

Re: European states not individual nations

Point No 1 Che Guevara and Fidel Castro proved that possession of firearms legally or otherwise is no barrier to Revolution :crazy: Point No 2 Fear not, the EU will implode within 5 years, why? because the likes of Romania and other Eastern block countries will never fit with the conservative concep...
by Retro P
Sat Nov 20, 2010 1:17 am
Forum: General
Topic: smoking ban next year in spain
Replies: 139
Views: 11458

Re: smoking ban next year in spain

I personally haven't noticed the smoking ban affecting licensed premises anywhere in Europe, the smokers just go outside and I don't think cold weather affects their attitude either, I travel frequently to Finland and Sweden where winter temperatures can be and often are below minus 15 even colder i...
by Retro P
Sat Nov 20, 2010 12:45 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Pride Lift Chairs
Replies: 4
Views: 624

Re: Pride Lift Chairs

Sorry to hear about your mums bad luck, some *beep* will steal anything !!
by Retro P
Sat Nov 20, 2010 12:43 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Spain V U.K
Replies: 66
Views: 6530

Re: Spain V U.K

Polio eh, does that affect the brain then ??
by Retro P
Thu Nov 18, 2010 8:09 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Spain V U.K
Replies: 66
Views: 6530

Re: Spain V U.K

It's a scalpel Jim! Scaples are just too blunt. Forgive me mowser, for letting you down, I am unable to respond to our learned (right) !! colleague's intruiging post,god forgive me but I cannot pretend to be more stupid than I really am!! Even though I have probably spelt "intruinging" wrongly, I a...
by Retro P
Thu Nov 18, 2010 8:05 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Spain V U.K
Replies: 66
Views: 6530

Re: Spain V U.K

Mowser wrote:It's a scalpel Jim! Scaples are just too blunt.
Forgive me mowser, for letting you down, I am unable to respond to our learned (right) !! colleague's intruiging post,god forgive me but I cannot pretend to be more stupid than I really am!!
by Retro P
Thu Nov 18, 2010 7:54 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Rules re: Macro communities
Replies: 13
Views: 4175

Re: Rules re: Macro communities

[quote="westend"]Thanks for your replies - and sympathy!


Why do you believe we have sympathy for you, personally I think you are smoke and mirrors !!
by Retro P
Thu Nov 18, 2010 7:48 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Spain V U.K
Replies: 66
Views: 6530

Re: Spain V U.K

The word responce (your interpretation by the way) is spelt response, how the **** can anyone of a reasonable intellect be expected to to interreact with morons who are incapable of using even basic grammar ?? PS a bit of support from the so called older (and supposed educated) posters would not go ...
by Retro P
Thu Nov 18, 2010 7:39 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Spain V U.K
Replies: 66
Views: 6530

Re: Spain V U.K

Lets have Spain V U.K and the rest so as its dosent look like I am trying to bash the Brits and I am not trying to sell something. http://www.doingbusiness.org/rankings Open to responce from all including Artisans :wave: Jim Allen OK, Jim. you start the ball rolling. this means we will want compara...
by Retro P
Wed Nov 17, 2010 9:25 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Lawyer in Marbella to do a will
Replies: 7
Views: 1210

Re: Lawyer in Marbella to do a will

Devils Advocate wrote:Beachy, do you not feel a bit guilty by possibly depriving some poor Spanish lawyer of some work?
:mrgreen:
DA, aren't most of them eating porridge at the moment :shifty:
by Retro P
Mon Nov 15, 2010 8:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: European states not individual nations
Replies: 293
Views: 23690

Re: European states not individual nations

Terry C and all of you, the EU in it's conception was a wonderful Ideal however it has evolved into a gravy train whose sole purpose is to enhance the lifestyles of those who administer it, there is no way to curb it's power other than by armed revolution !!
by Retro P
Mon Nov 15, 2010 8:41 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Death
Replies: 14
Views: 3184

Re: Death

Jools and El Cid are both on the right track keep 10-15 grand in seperate personal accounts so that in the unfortunate event the that one of you dies unexpectedly you can still function financially till the will is settled.
by Retro P
Mon Nov 15, 2010 2:49 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Spain V U.K
Replies: 66
Views: 6530

Re: Spain V U.K

"Jim Allen" unless you post you full name and address, phone number etc then you too are hiding under an assumed identity as most or all of us here are, after all we wouldn't want some crackpot invading our private space would we. Are you sure you haven't assumed MY identity as I too run a Building/...
by Retro P
Sun Nov 14, 2010 9:40 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Value of Car
Replies: 19
Views: 7051

Re: Value of Car

From where I'm standing I'd say it's not really Peter who's being pedantic, as far as I'm concerned he's done absolutely nothing wrong, unless speaking truthfully is a sin :crazy:
by Retro P
Sun Nov 14, 2010 8:31 pm
Forum: Health, Beauty, Fitness & Sport
Topic: ski bootfitter Sierra Nevada
Replies: 2
Views: 890

Re: ski bootfitter Sierra Nevada

Can you be more specific about your request, what exactly do you mean ??
by Retro P
Mon Nov 08, 2010 10:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: scrap metal
Replies: 13
Views: 2885

Re: scrap metal

janda_grant2 wrote:Won't be long before we're like Liverpool - a lead free zone!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :lol:
Fincaslospalinos probably has a joke about that, and a good one too, he knows how to whack those scousers :lol: