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by metalmonkey
Fri May 07, 2010 11:19 pm
Forum: Animals & Pets
Topic: yet another abandoned puppy
Replies: 4
Views: 866

Re: yet another abandoned puppy

St B is now at a rescue place run by a friend of mine, she thinks she will be able to re home him and I will pay for the various medical stuff needed BUT it really gets to me that this will most likely cost around 100 euros that i haven't got but will somehow come up with. I have told my neighbours ...
by metalmonkey
Thu Apr 29, 2010 8:33 pm
Forum: Animals & Pets
Topic: yet another abandoned puppy
Replies: 4
Views: 866

yet another abandoned puppy

This morning there was a card board box left by the entrance to our donkey paddock. It couldn't have been there long and before I looked I knew what it would be....a puppy about 3 motnhs old healthy, clean well fed and the bas*&^% ds had the cheek to leave a carton of milk with it ?? this is the thi...
by metalmonkey
Sun Apr 25, 2010 3:07 pm
Forum: Animals & Pets
Topic: Had to be British
Replies: 2
Views: 933

Re: Had to be British

Hi
I guess becasue it is her money and she can leave it to whatever or whoever she wants
by metalmonkey
Sun Apr 25, 2010 2:59 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: cost of freinds staying
Replies: 40
Views: 3909

Re: cost of freinds staying

Hi we've had this situation as well but I think you have to be absolutely straight with them before they come..we say we're happy for you to visit us but we can't afford to pay for everything so what we have done with all our friends is that we go halves to pertol everytime we fill up and when you c...
by metalmonkey
Thu Apr 15, 2010 7:21 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Volcanic Ash.
Replies: 66
Views: 7503

Re: Volcanic Ash.

spent about 10 quid on phone calls got the 10p line...come to think of it that's probobly why there was no answer
by metalmonkey
Thu Apr 15, 2010 5:59 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Volcanic Ash.
Replies: 66
Views: 7503

Re: Volcanic Ash.

Ryanair arghhh!!!!!! not able to get through on the phone message says the wait is 7 mins and then I get cut off in 5 mins, tried all day also a really helpful message tells you to re book on line but forgets to mention that if you have already checked in you can't do that...I guess most people will...
by metalmonkey
Thu Apr 15, 2010 5:56 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Renovating a ruin
Replies: 17
Views: 3727

Re: Renovating a ruin

We rennovated from a ruin and we had to stick to the original size also your licence MUST be from the Junta not the town hall. You should also get a geotechnical study done (now required by law) some folks in our village have been refused insurance claims for not having the correct paperwork for the...
by metalmonkey
Thu Apr 15, 2010 5:54 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: need a computer buff
Replies: 9
Views: 943

Re: need a computer buff

Hi sorry for the delay computer now in with a local repair man, think the fan has gone will get back asap. Many thanks for the input from everyone

:)
by metalmonkey
Mon Apr 12, 2010 7:38 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: need a computer buff
Replies: 9
Views: 943

Re: need a computer buff

Hi the vodafone dongle connects directly to the vigsys (kind of sits on top of it) which is connected by cable to my pc . My laptop should then pick up the signal which it does but it's not possible to actually connect to the internet. I gave up the last time I tried to sort it out as a friend said ...
by metalmonkey
Mon Apr 12, 2010 12:13 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: need a computer buff
Replies: 9
Views: 943

Re: need a computer buff

Hi i posted a while back on this but here's the details ..I have a Vigsysdocking station which works fine when I plug it in and access my lap top but it won't let me access the PC or any other machine at the same time, think I've tried everything I'm capable of

Many thanks

Julie
by metalmonkey
Sun Apr 11, 2010 8:04 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: need a computer buff
Replies: 9
Views: 943

need a computer buff

Hi I've been told that there is a man who goes to mollina market and is a comuter expert...does anyone know how to contact him. I bought a wifi station for my vodafone dongle and am finally admitting that I need help setting it up. I live near to Iznajar...anyone know a man or woman who does? many t...
by metalmonkey
Wed Mar 31, 2010 8:19 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Iceland opening times
Replies: 3
Views: 612

Iceland opening times

Hi

does anyone know if Iceland is open on Friday. Need to get cream but don't want a long drive if it's shut

Many thanks
by metalmonkey
Tue Mar 30, 2010 4:23 pm
Forum: DIY, Pools & Home Improvement
Topic: where to buy bromo
Replies: 0
Views: 399

where to buy bromo

we have a heated outdoor pool and need to buy some bromo (bromine) in bulk rather than from local shops small amount where you get ripped off....anybody know where...we live near iznajar (south cordoba province) ta :|
by metalmonkey
Sun Mar 21, 2010 4:06 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: sky plus not working.
Replies: 5
Views: 1097

Re: sky plus not working.

hi I subscribe from my sisters address in Uk and my white card was sent there for me
by metalmonkey
Sun Mar 21, 2010 4:04 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Lost SKY can anyone help?
Replies: 4
Views: 809

Re: Lost SKY can anyone help?

hi oops sorry...also tried soft cloth but no joy

many thanks
by metalmonkey
Sun Mar 21, 2010 4:00 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Lost SKY can anyone help?
Replies: 4
Views: 809

Re: Lost SKY can anyone help?

Hi thanks for the reply...can't get sky 3 and the system is recognising the card and showing the number ...any ideas?

many thnaks
by metalmonkey
Sun Mar 21, 2010 11:09 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Lost SKY can anyone help?
Replies: 4
Views: 809

Lost SKY can anyone help?

Hi our old blue card was replaced by the white one befor Christmas and has worked fine until yesterday. We subscribe to sky. Suddenly a message saying insert new sky card apeared, we can still get free view channels but not the ones we are paying for. Have tried: Turning everything off waiting overn...
by metalmonkey
Tue Feb 09, 2010 11:45 pm
Forum: Animals & Pets
Topic: Home for 3yr beagle
Replies: 48
Views: 8168

Re: Home for 3yr beagle

Putting an animal down is always a very hard decision BUT stop delaying it and do it....how would you feel if you re homed the dog and it bit another child....
by metalmonkey
Wed Jan 27, 2010 9:33 am
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Giving a house away?
Replies: 7
Views: 2573

Giving a house away?

Hi

is it legally possible here to 'give a house away' my sister would like to sign her house over to me but I am concerned about tax implications, has anyone done anything similar

many thanks
by metalmonkey
Sat Nov 28, 2009 10:13 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Frozen UK private pensions
Replies: 1
Views: 565

Frozen UK private pensions

Hi

has anyone taken their frozen UK pension out of the UK using QROPS (qualifying recognised overseas pension scheme)

Mine is frozen for another 18 mths so looking at possibilities but would be interested to hear if any members have done this and how safe it is

Many thanks