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by anyroads
Sat Jan 27, 2007 10:29 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Dunnes Stores in Mijas Costa
Replies: 28
Views: 5653

"solarium"

I mean a flat roof ( on a new build ) with perhaps a 4 foot wall around it.

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by anyroads
Sat Jan 27, 2007 6:33 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Dunnes Stores in Mijas Costa
Replies: 28
Views: 5653

Right Beachcomber ....perhaps I did jump the gun a bit.

What better way to "celebrate" my 50th post that to say "sorry".

Now, how are you on solariums ?( see my earlier post )

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by anyroads
Sat Jan 27, 2007 12:45 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Dunnes Stores in Mijas Costa
Replies: 28
Views: 5653

"It is sometimes known as 'The Irish Marks and Spencer' and, in common with its UK counterpart it has gone seriously downhill over the past few years." Beachcomber.....where have you been ??. Marks and Spencer is flying these days, the share price closed at GBP 6.85 on Friday evening ( I bought at G...
by anyroads
Sat Jan 27, 2007 12:31 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: solarium
Replies: 14
Views: 2511

solarium

has anyone ideas suggestions what one could do with a solarium ?

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by anyroads
Wed Jan 24, 2007 10:54 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: savings accounts in spain
Replies: 1
Views: 625

Yes buy Sterling...

Retes are likely to go up before EURO rates again......

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by anyroads
Sat Jan 20, 2007 3:25 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Roundabouts!!!!
Replies: 20
Views: 3557

"All Spanish drivers should be shipped over to either Basingstoke (roundabout capital)" Shukran........my 17 year old son who is learning to drive has the "Brighton Hill" roundabout to look forward to tomorrow, after driving here for 30 years odd, I still approach it with caution ! ( and after he ha...
by anyroads
Mon Jan 15, 2007 10:49 pm
Forum: Food, Drink, Recipes & Gastronomy
Topic: Tuna Casserole
Replies: 12
Views: 7098

Shukran ?

tasty and tuna in the same sentence !

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by anyroads
Mon Jan 15, 2007 1:09 am
Forum: Parents in Andalucia
Topic: THE FUTURE FOR OUR CHILDREN?
Replies: 5
Views: 4455

BENIDORM writes..

"and will everyone speak English here in Spain"

Has this not happened already ?

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by anyroads
Sun Jan 07, 2007 10:57 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: trouble at bristol airport & an offer from monarch
Replies: 5
Views: 1803

Bristol has never struck me as being particularly "groovy" !.

Out of sight maybe.

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by anyroads
Sat Jan 06, 2007 3:32 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: perfect compromise
Replies: 45
Views: 10400

"One crate was marked Pomagne and the other Asti Spumante"

AH !, how the other half live.


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by anyroads
Sat Jan 06, 2007 3:13 am
Forum: Food, Drink, Recipes & Gastronomy
Topic: HELP! Where can I get my oats ?
Replies: 16
Views: 11615

I just ask the wife...

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by anyroads
Wed Jan 03, 2007 11:16 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Are we unlucky
Replies: 62
Views: 14429

"Some of them are living on 800 GBP per month Katy. In my book that it is pretty near the breadline."

You can get a lot of bread for 800 GBP per month !

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by anyroads
Mon Jan 01, 2007 1:19 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: perfect compromise
Replies: 45
Views: 10400

why not put it off for 2 years say.....

Your pension will have increased by then, and maybe your other half will be ready to move at that time.

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by anyroads
Mon Jan 01, 2007 12:29 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: 2007 Dates of San Lucar Manzanilla Festival?
Replies: 5
Views: 2056

Can't believe anyone has not been back to you on this Ricardo. I believe it is usually the end of May, but being UK based do not have the actual dates. I have always been a great fan of Manzanilla, since the early 70's when I worked in Yates Wine Lodge in the Strand in London. Only one of two south ...
by anyroads
Thu Dec 28, 2006 11:00 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: so who really embraced spanish culture this christmas??
Replies: 18
Views: 4309

"Canadian Club or Crown Royal?"

He did say whiskey John G.

Is that not Irish ?, you know the proper stuff.




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by anyroads
Sat Dec 16, 2006 12:23 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Real Christmas Tree
Replies: 17
Views: 3965

Wait until Boxing Day and they will be buy one, get one free !

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by anyroads
Thu Dec 14, 2006 1:02 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Staying or going?
Replies: 15
Views: 3513

"Wish I could afford a cleaner"

Wish I could afford a frozen shoulder !

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by anyroads
Fri Dec 08, 2006 1:26 am
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Air Tax Up
Replies: 45
Views: 11286

Let's get this into perspective....

An extra £5 on Ryanair is not going to save the planet. Cut back on that in-flight gin and tonic and you come out quits.

If Gordan has destroyed the pension industry, he is not going to make any great use of my fiver in the meantime.

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by anyroads
Fri Dec 08, 2006 1:10 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Spelling and throwing rocks
Replies: 48
Views: 8781

"Seems I have missed something here, go out for a couple of hours and thres another barney "

Surely you mean "there's" Katy

:P

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by anyroads
Sun Dec 03, 2006 2:26 pm
Forum: Travel, Tourism & Destinations
Topic: Fewer Brits coming
Replies: 8
Views: 2248

One of the reasons for the fall in tourists could be the fall of the Dollar against Sterling.

A number of people who work with me now think nothing of popping of to New York for a long week-end, whilst a year or so ago they may have spent the time in Spain.

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