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by LooseBoots
Sun Feb 04, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Currency exchange rate
Replies: 1
Views: 526

Re: Currency exchange rate

The company we use is Foreign Currency Direct plc and my PERSONAL DEALER is Stephen Eakins. His phone number is 01494725353 and his e.mail is [email protected].co.uk. ~ They normally charge a handling fee of £15.00 for items under £50k but have e.mailed me to say if I recommend them they will make the ...
by LooseBoots
Sat Feb 03, 2018 10:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Currency exchange rate
Replies: 1
Views: 526

Currency exchange rate

I just wanted to advise members that since moving to Portugal we have had to use a foreign exchange company to convert my sterling into Euros on a regular basis as we do not have a sterling account in Portugal. Normally i look on line at the live rates and get a quote from 3 companies but so far the...
by LooseBoots
Thu Jan 11, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy New Year....
Replies: 5
Views: 906

Re: Happy New Year....

Hi one and all. A belated Happy New Tear to you all. I am guilty of not visiting this or any forum much at the moment but still getting to grips with life in Portugal. We wish all of you good health for the New Year and good weather. Looking forward to the summer months when we can use the pool agai...
by LooseBoots
Mon Sep 25, 2017 4:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Recyle
Replies: 8
Views: 2279

Re: Recyle

ana_banana wrote: > We tried to open a sorting facility for the Lapta-Alsancak administrative > areas. We had a ready project, financial and administrative plan, and a > high chance of receiving the money for the project. However, we needed a > permission from the town councils and a consent to prov...
by LooseBoots
Sat Aug 12, 2017 4:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Recyle
Replies: 8
Views: 2279

Re: Recyle

Here in Portugal every tiny village has recycling bins for paper , bottles and plastic/metal plus general rubbish. When we lived in TRNC there were a few places that collected plastic bottles tops . Think one of the collection points was the Citizens advice in Girne. Perhaps other members could advi...
by LooseBoots
Sat Aug 12, 2017 4:32 pm
Forum: Personal Items For Sale / Wanted
Topic: beautiful baby clothes for sale
Replies: 1
Views: 864

Re: beautiful baby clothes for sale

Hi,

Can you please advise if this is still a live thread. Seems a bit strange to have a reply 3 years after the event???

Just housekeeping. Admin
by LooseBoots
Thu Feb 23, 2017 1:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spam and more spam
Replies: 4
Views: 1124

Re: Spam and more spam

I thought it was a Monty Python sketch......spam spam and spam.

But Dan the man sorted it.....
by LooseBoots
Fri Jan 06, 2017 11:24 pm
Forum: Events Noticeboard
Topic: NCCCT Coffee Morning, 10th January 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 1054

Re: NCCCT Coffee Morning, 10th January 2017

Good luck. Hope you get lots of support.
by LooseBoots
Fri Dec 30, 2016 1:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Worse weather ever
Replies: 2
Views: 1025

Re: Worse weather ever

It can't be the worst. We had that when we first moved there in 2009.........

That's when our nice dry bungalow in Ozankoy ended up with an internal waterfall coming down the chimney breast...... :roll:

But no rain in Portugal at the moment just a cold 7 degrees.
by LooseBoots
Tue Dec 27, 2016 11:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bellapais concerts
Replies: 7
Views: 2080

Re: Bellapais concerts

Very nice. Good food with decent meat, good locals and good weather. But we are off topic. Thanks for asking though ;-)

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