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by bromerzz
Wed Nov 13, 2019 11:21 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Fines of up to €4,000 as ministry appoints fly-tipping ‘police’
Replies: 7
Views: 355

Re: Fines of up to €4,000 as ministry appoints fly-tipping ‘police’

Ask him to drop some rubbish off for you whilst he is at it?
by bromerzz
Mon Nov 11, 2019 7:04 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: The Wall....Berlin Germany 1989, today 30 years ago(video)
Replies: 10
Views: 285

Re: The Wall....Berlin Germany 1989, today 30 years ago(video)

When living in West Berlin from 79 to 81, a night out in East Berlin was always something to look forward to, usually starting in the Post office Tower restuarant. It was great value for money I think we could get 7 East Marks to the DM, and 5 DM to the £, I still have an old mess kit pocket watch I...
by bromerzz
Wed Nov 06, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Transferwise being slow
Replies: 20
Views: 879

Re: Transferwise being slow

The last charge rate for Transferwise I had was £3.77 for each £1000 involved.
Any delay in receiving from the UK has always been at this end with BOC.
Happy with their exchange rates and do the transaction on s smart phone, nice and simple.
by bromerzz
Wed Nov 06, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Flat Roof Sealant
Replies: 14
Views: 428

Re: Flat Roof Sealant

It never hurts to reseal a flat roof. I do mine every 3 or 4 years in spite of the 10 year guarantees. Very important to prep properly, sweep up any dust , droppings etc and remove any flaky old paint. Ensure you seal round any downpipes in the roof with an Acrylic filler and allow it to dry. Make s...
by bromerzz
Mon Nov 04, 2019 5:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Bad sportsmanship
Replies: 22
Views: 896

Re: Bad sportsmanship

I am anti the 5 year residency rules for all sports not just RU.
It was decimate the Welsh team as well as I recall reading last season 8 maybe 9 of the team were born in England.
by bromerzz
Wed Oct 30, 2019 7:15 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: 12th December
Replies: 12
Views: 623

Re: 12th December

I think they can provided as Jim says the forms arrive in time or they have done the necessary registration within the last 15 years.
by bromerzz
Sun Oct 27, 2019 7:56 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: When does hunting start?
Replies: 11
Views: 476

Re: When does hunting start?

Chukkar Partridge probably and yes they are bred by the Game Authority for shooting along with Quail.
by bromerzz
Sat Oct 26, 2019 1:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Sky TV
Replies: 19
Views: 1127

Re: Sky TV

You can also find providers from the internet and one I know many use over here is based in Switzerland are €20 a month a provide an excellent product which has not been affected by the temporary loss of service that some of the local providers have suffered lately.
by bromerzz
Tue Oct 22, 2019 10:27 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Orange storm alert today...(PaphosPress)
Replies: 25
Views: 1403

Re: Orange storm alert today...(PaphosPress)

And over in the east north of Ayia Napa towards Famagusta town the thunder and lightning has started and the rain is lumping it down.
by bromerzz
Wed Oct 16, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: Technology
Topic: Is your mag box a fake ?
Replies: 68
Views: 2061

Re: Is your mag box a fake ?

Infomir can remotely disable any of their MAG boxes at anytime they might wish to do so.
Its not worth worrying about.
by bromerzz
Wed Oct 16, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Cover options for car insurance for the North
Replies: 3
Views: 225

Re: Cover options for car insurance for the North

No Insurance = No entry.
by bromerzz
Wed Oct 09, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Immigration today ...
Replies: 54
Views: 3832

Re: Immigration today ...

There in lies a perceived problem with using agents, they effectively queue jump. I have seen them go behind the staff counters at our local Transport office and leave a pile of applications with paper clipped cash on them for the staff to deal with. Our local office has two clerks and they deal wit...
by bromerzz
Mon Oct 07, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Is there anywhere like Latchi on the Eastern side?
Replies: 14
Views: 677

Re: Is there anywhere like Latchi on the Eastern side?

There are NO little harbours with tavernas quayside similar to Latchi over here in the east. the one at Potamos mentioned above has 2 fish restaurants and no accommodation.There are a couple of fishing shelters at Ayia Triada and Golden Coast (Protaras) but again no accommodation and no tavernas aro...
by bromerzz
Sat Oct 05, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Ministry publishes ‘no deal’ Brexit guide for Britons living in Cyprus
Replies: 7
Views: 954

Re: Ministry publishes ‘no deal’ Brexit guide for Britons living in Cyprus

Cut and paste from section 2.2.4 of the document quoted <The process will be straightforward for those UK nationals and their family members who are holders of a Certificate of Registration, Residence Card or Certificate/Card of Permanent Residence (so-called yellow slips). To keep documentary evide...
by bromerzz
Fri Oct 04, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: Puzzles and Quizzes
Topic: The hidden lollipop
Replies: 5
Views: 254

Re: The hidden lollipop

Got me licked.
by bromerzz
Thu Oct 03, 2019 10:02 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Brexit - No deal and the implications.
Replies: 24
Views: 1398

Re: Brexit - No deal and the implications.

Yes we received the bog standard letter from the Business Services Authority yesterday. In regard to S1 scheme it does say the UKs participation will continue until at least 31 October it goes onto say the UK would like to continue this arrangement after leaving the EU etc etc and this depends on th...
by bromerzz
Wed Oct 02, 2019 2:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Pension Query
Replies: 1
Views: 242

Re: Pension Query

Done the same process for number of years but with a different Pension supplier, locally the Western Union is via Akis Express Couriers.
If you have one locally try them.
by bromerzz
Thu Sep 26, 2019 7:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Pergamos crossing point
Replies: 3
Views: 341

Re: Pergamos crossing point

The office is on the right hand side some 30m before the crossing.
by bromerzz
Thu Sep 26, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Pergamos crossing point
Replies: 3
Views: 341

Re: Pergamos crossing point

The policies are good for any crossing and there is an Insurance place at Pergamos.