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by Chaddy
Thu Dec 02, 2021 1:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: PCR tests for all passengers to Cyprus
Replies: 11
Views: 769

Re: PCR tests for all passengers to Cyprus

It does,nt say anything about coming from northern Cyprus after a visit there.Any views?
by Chaddy
Thu Dec 02, 2021 8:25 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Stricter Christmas restrictive measures on the cards in light of Omikron variant
Replies: 1
Views: 447

Re: Stricter Christmas restrictive measures on the cards in light of Omikron variant

Do you know of any decisions made after yesterdays meeting.Particularly travelling from the north of the island?
by Chaddy
Sun Nov 21, 2021 4:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Lockdown
Replies: 47
Views: 3129

Re: Lockdown

Sorry,but this is a " down at the pub conversation ".The subject of vaccination came up as usual as it does anywhere these days.I asked this couple why they had not been vaccinated they said why should we.They said you can still catch covid and you can still spread the the virus.I said,well ,it make...
by Chaddy
Sat Nov 20, 2021 2:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Lockdown
Replies: 47
Views: 3129

Re: Lockdown

Mmmm,lets say hyperthetically every living soul on this planet had been vaccinated.Great,but we all know that vaccinated or not you can still catch covid and and spread it.So what would us mere humans do THEN to stop the spread....even MORE vaccines in our bodies??
by Chaddy
Tue Nov 16, 2021 12:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Accountants fees.
Replies: 3
Views: 359

Accountants fees.

My humble income is my state pension,a private pension,and now and again some miserly company dividends :(
I consult with my accountant here twice a year.Can anyone advice on what his/her fees should be i dont think THEY are,,,,,humble. :?
by Chaddy
Tue Nov 02, 2021 7:39 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: GESY eligibility
Replies: 25
Views: 1228

Re: GESY eligibility

I thought you did not pay tax on dividends derived in the UK if you are resident here.
by Chaddy
Mon Oct 25, 2021 12:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Cemeteries fill up, but still no cremations
Replies: 8
Views: 1191

Re: Cemeteries fill up, but still no cremations

On this subject i asked the wife where did she want to be buried.She said under the bar of your local tavern then i know you will be visiting me every day..
by Chaddy
Sat Oct 23, 2021 3:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Snakes,,check under your bed tonight.
Replies: 6
Views: 779

Re: Snakes,,check under your bed tonight.

We get quite a few snakes in the garden and put down Snake Powder by all the doors to the house, sheds, pump house and anywhere else I can think of. My friend had a photograph of a snake up the side of his house so even upstairs windows appear accessible to them so best to keep those closed as well...
by Chaddy
Sat Oct 23, 2021 12:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Snakes,,check under your bed tonight.
Replies: 6
Views: 779

Snakes,,check under your bed tonight.

We found a snake,about 2/3 foot long or more making itself at home in our spare bedroom this morning.Lucky for us couple of oldies we had two builders working on our property and one of them had some knowledge of the creatures..He duly caught it in our pools net and discarded it.He said it was proba...
by Chaddy
Tue Oct 19, 2021 2:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Amazon delivery
Replies: 16
Views: 907

Re: Amazon delivery

sunspot wrote:
Tue Oct 19, 2021 7:31 am
Loukas, Chaddy and JimX : Did you use Amazon UK, or DE?
Amazon UK.
by Chaddy
Tue Oct 19, 2021 2:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Amazon delivery
Replies: 16
Views: 907

Re: Amazon delivery

sunspot wrote:
Tue Oct 19, 2021 7:31 am
Loukas, Chaddy and JimX : Did you use Amazon UK, or DE?
Amazon UK.
by Chaddy
Mon Oct 18, 2021 11:27 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Amazon delivery
Replies: 16
Views: 907

Re: Amazon delivery

Hi Does anyone know which delivery company in Paphos delivers for Amazon please? I have been waiting ages to receive the parcel! Thanks Loukas You think you have been waiting ages Loukas,i ordered some earplugs ( thanks to my nieghbours litle pooch ) on February 16th and they are still sending me e...
by Chaddy
Thu Oct 14, 2021 11:36 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Theft at Paphos Airport
Replies: 22
Views: 1483

Re: Theft at Paphos Airport

Mmmmm,from the horses mouth,i have just spoken to someone who has worked at the airport for the past 4 years.She says she has not heard of any thefts and there ARE security camera,s covering ALL area,s including the area,where the thefts have allegedly taken place.This is at Paphos airport.
by Chaddy
Sun Oct 10, 2021 3:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Tremithousa to Chloraka
Replies: 1
Views: 207

Re: Tremithousa to Chloraka

Enjoyed that,you went right past our front gate,and of course that Tremithousan gem you posted about earlier that even the majority of our locals dont know about,
by Chaddy
Tue Oct 05, 2021 7:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Tremithousa Water Feature
Replies: 4
Views: 388

Re: Tremithousa Water Feature

I,m surprised you found this gem in Tremithousa.I lived in the village for 8/9 years before a friend showed this to me about two years ago.I now take a delight in showing ex pat villagers this area.I think it is not well known because the path/lane/road leading down to it looks like a private drivew...
by Chaddy
Fri Oct 01, 2021 7:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: 007,shaken not stirred.
Replies: 30
Views: 1433

Re: 007,shaken not stirred.

Fifty years ago the very mention that 007 could be a ,,,dare i say it a femail,,,and your mates ,friends,would have thought you had taken leave of your senses.So we have to accept how things have changed,for the better or for the worst?,,well a matter of opinion.
by Chaddy
Fri Oct 01, 2021 12:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: 007,shaken not stirred.
Replies: 30
Views: 1433

007,shaken not stirred.

I,ve heard ( down at the pub of course ) that the next James Bond is likely to be a,,,,,well,,,,,member of the fairer sex.Would you be in favour of this :?
by Chaddy
Fri Oct 01, 2021 12:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: HMRC tax refund
Replies: 10
Views: 858

Re: HMRC tax refund

We did this many years ago.I may be wrong but i think i remember the Mukhtar doing it for us.Worth checking.
by Chaddy
Wed Sep 22, 2021 6:55 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Euro to Turkish lira?
Replies: 2
Views: 338

Euro to Turkish lira?

Is there anywhere in the south here ( Paphos area ) that i can exchange euros into Turkish lira.Thanks in advance.
by Chaddy
Sat Sep 18, 2021 12:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Cyprus Villages: Theletra, Old and New
Replies: 2
Views: 278

Re: Cyprus Villages: Theletra, Old and New

Yes,been through " old " Theletra many times,very interesting indeed.There is a stone on a wall that says ER 1953 i suppose that was during the British occupancy.