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by Discobolus
Wed Aug 14, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Stroumbi
Replies: 4
Views: 463

Re: Stroumbi

Usually over two nights Sat and either Friday or Sunday it will be at the football pitch behind the church used to be 6 euros entrance each, food and drinks extra once you are inside.
by Discobolus
Sun Aug 11, 2019 12:15 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Polemi Festival
Replies: 18
Views: 1101

Polemi Festival

Polemi Festival this evening, 3 singers, 2 firework displays, a really enjoyable evening with lots of Cypriot friends.
by Discobolus
Mon May 13, 2019 6:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: GESY ENROLLMENT
Replies: 154
Views: 10322

Re: GESY ENROLLMENT

Just had a Bank Statement of a maturing bond the interest shows a deduction for GESY.
by Discobolus
Wed May 08, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: GESY ENROLLMENT
Replies: 154
Views: 10322

Re: GESY ENROLLMENT

Trev, we are both on the one Medical card, but I managed to find copies of the old E121 and they are in separate names.
by Discobolus
Mon Apr 29, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: GESY ENROLLMENT
Replies: 154
Views: 10322

Re: GESY ENROLLMENT

As we don’t have a printer will have to get the doctor to do it for us, hopefully.
by Discobolus
Fri Apr 26, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: GESY ENROLLMENT
Replies: 154
Views: 10322

Re: GESY ENROLLMENT

We would just like to open an account tried several times keep getting ‘ unknown error please try later ‘
by Discobolus
Tue Apr 23, 2019 5:41 pm
Forum: Medical Matters
Topic: General health system registrations begin on Wednesday
Replies: 1
Views: 300

Re: General health system registrations begin on Wednesday

Been trying to create an account, put the info in press proceed, nothing, I wonder if I am doing something stupid or it’s just the volume of people trying to do the same thing, anyone else have the same problem.
by Discobolus
Fri Apr 12, 2019 12:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Gesy re S1 holders
Replies: 28
Views: 2427

Re: Gesy re S1 holders

A GP told me that they will be putting the start date back to September but he reckoned it would be more like sometime early next year, we will just wait and see.n
by Discobolus
Fri Apr 05, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: MEU3
Replies: 22
Views: 1830

Re: MEU3

Been to the agent all sorted, at immigration in a couple of weeks, didnt need 5years bank statements, just as well I didn’t get copies from the bank at €2 a sheet.
by Discobolus
Fri Apr 05, 2019 10:55 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: MEU3
Replies: 22
Views: 1830

Re: MEU3

Well we are going to go into an agent to see if they can sort it all out, as long as the charges aren’t over the top, might be simple and straight forward for some folk, but there is no way can I see the immigration accepting the papers we have, and so many different versions on here of people’s exp...
by Discobolus
Thu Apr 04, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: MEU3
Replies: 22
Views: 1830

Re: MEU3

If the husband and wife are treated separately why ask for the marriage certificate, I can see why if both are on the same form and treated jointly.
by Discobolus
Thu Apr 04, 2019 11:32 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: MEU3
Replies: 22
Views: 1830

Re: MEU3

Just went to the Hellenic Bank in Stroumbi can only do copies of our bank statements from Jan 2015 and they want €2 a page, we have all the originals plus stamped copy of the electrical account for 5 years and the rest of the stuff they want, if that’s not good enough we will just forget it and go w...
by Discobolus
Wed Apr 03, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: MEU3
Replies: 22
Views: 1830

Re: MEU3

Thanks Lincoln, good of you.
by Discobolus
Wed Apr 03, 2019 7:21 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: MEU3
Replies: 22
Views: 1830

MEU3

Could somebody who has applied for the MEU3 please advise regarding the Bank Statements is a summary of the 5 years sufficient or do they require the full statements for 5 years which will amount to about 100 pages, Thankyou.
by Discobolus
Thu Mar 28, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: Medical Matters
Topic: GESY state healthcare system - Updates
Replies: 49
Views: 6920

Re: GESY state healthcare system - Updates

Went to Immigration in Paphos to make an appointment to apply for the Meu3 to be told no appointment time for Brits just turn up to be given a number, place was heaving must have been 30 odd people waiting looks like an 8am job otherwise could be a 3/4 hours wait, nothing on the small slip of paper ...
by Discobolus
Thu Feb 28, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: GBP-Euro topping 1.16
Replies: 16
Views: 1814

Re: GBP-Euro topping 1.16

Currency Fair usually quote 50 points below the interbank rate to purchase euros against sterling plus the 3 euros charges.
by Discobolus
Tue Jan 29, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: BoC to shutter 15 branches, no redundancies ??
Replies: 42
Views: 2972

Re: BoC to shutter 15 branches, no redundancies ??

They tell me at the coffee shop that the bank in Stroumbi is closing as well, and that the accounts with BOC Polemi will be transferred to the branch on the way from Paphos to Chloraka.
by Discobolus
Sat Oct 13, 2018 7:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Long awaited heavy rain arrived at Minthis....( pics )
Replies: 13
Views: 1610

Re: Long awaited heavy rain arrived at Minthis....( pics )

Trev, You might not at your end of the village but they had a decent shower the other.
by Discobolus
Sun Aug 12, 2018 7:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Polemi Festival
Replies: 14
Views: 1999

Re: Polemi Festival

On second thoughts best if the Brits stay away from the Polemi Festival if all they want to do as usual is change it to what they want, it’s proberly been going along nicely for many years certainly has in the 11 years we have been here, go to a Cypriot Village Festival and have English singers how ...
by Discobolus
Sun Aug 12, 2018 1:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Polemi Festival
Replies: 14
Views: 1999

Re: Polemi Festival

Polemi Festival last night, fireworks plenty of music,a good enjoyable night with lots of Cypriot friends, pretty obvious that very few Brits bothered to support it.