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by staffie
Wed Aug 07, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Channels on Sat TV
Replies: 9
Views: 753

Re: Channels on Sat TV

But wouldn't a 3 Mtr dish also receive them? Harry. of course, my off-set 3mtr dish, off-set meaning dish was oval in shape, not standard circular, one satellite dish, I used for 28degree sky chns, I received badr on much smaller dish, (a spare small sky dish) as beam from badr is very direct in Cyp...
by staffie
Wed Aug 07, 2019 9:16 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Channels on Sat TV
Replies: 9
Views: 753

Re: Channels on Sat TV

nilesat, or do you mean badr satilite at a position 26 degrees east, 4/5/6/7 there are four sats stacked there, English chns included. perhaps get rid of your 3 meter now useless scrap, an use a smaller 120 cm dish, (that's the size I use) and stick a motor on it which when set up correctly will bri...
by staffie
Mon Jul 08, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Liner @ Paphos Harbour
Replies: 9
Views: 1041

Re: Liner @ Pahos Harbour

by staffie
Sat Apr 06, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: Items Wanted
Topic: dies,
Replies: 6
Views: 1294

Re: dies,

dies thread cutters were 85€, so used pipe cutter on all 3 water pipes and fitted cutter adapter joints, 1/2, 3/4, pipes, now can fit kitchen units over, without losing storage room, total cost, 25€, thanks all for shop info.
by staffie
Sun Mar 17, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: Items Wanted
Topic: dies,
Replies: 6
Views: 1294

Re: dies,

hi, duckpond nothing, have already tried diy opposite paps, will try yellow diy shop situated near the agip petrol station Monday.
by staffie
Sat Mar 16, 2019 9:16 am
Forum: Items Wanted
Topic: dies,
Replies: 6
Views: 1294

Re: dies,

thanks jim, have already looked at the amazon. selling sites, the die I require is larger than these model kits you buy, so my search continues, I know a plumber will perhaps have the size we need, but 150+ euros,to thread 3 water pipes as I as a lad, used to do this in my engineering employment, I ...
by staffie
Thu Mar 14, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: Items Wanted
Topic: dies,
Replies: 6
Views: 1294

dies,

I have 3 water pipes to thread, have searched local diy shops but no luck, needed die cutter + dies
thanks.
by staffie
Sat Nov 17, 2018 6:38 pm
Forum: Items Wanted
Topic: single ladder
Replies: 3
Views: 753

Re: single ladder

Ladder sorted now, thanks memory man.
by staffie
Sat Nov 17, 2018 6:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: London Eye comes to Paphos.
Replies: 22
Views: 3289

Re: London Eye comes to Paphos.

so today we watch the Paphos (London eye) dismantled, only the wheel axle thou, will it return or perhaps it's being moved to another location ?.
by staffie
Mon Nov 05, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: Items Wanted
Topic: single ladder
Replies: 3
Views: 753

Re: single ladder

thanks memory man, will check him out when passing chlorakas again, if I find his premises.
by staffie
Thu Nov 01, 2018 9:20 am
Forum: Items Wanted
Topic: single ladder
Replies: 3
Views: 753

single ladder

single aluminium ladder required in Paphos region.
by staffie
Sun Aug 05, 2018 8:58 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Eggs
Replies: 10
Views: 1246

Re: Eggs

How can you tell if eggs are fresh... or not fresh ?? The boxes in the supermarket have a date on them . ---------- yes that's correct, but when I drove lorries, picking up eggs from egg farms, or battery hens, all the eggs were sold in rotation, so I know they had been stored already, then let's sa...
by staffie
Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:46 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: UK State Pension - Life Certificate
Replies: 21
Views: 2269

Re: UK State Pension - Life Certificate

I also received one last Monday, visited lawyer yesterday (for different reason) an form filled, no charge, except 66 cents at post office an sent.
by staffie
Mon Jul 02, 2018 9:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: High-rise developments coming to Paphos
Replies: 20
Views: 2115

Re: High-rise developments coming to Paphos

Well we have had a good 30 years and will probably sell up if this goes ahead. how selfish, move to benidorn, 30 years??? I'm alright jack, do what a friend of mine done, buy a small yacht, like the salvage people are thinking about reclaiming for free, move to the Caribbean, like Simon lebon did on...
by staffie
Sat Mar 17, 2018 11:22 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Retirement in Paphos
Replies: 208
Views: 18884

Re: Retirement in Paphos

quote/ Gwenny-Mary Demetriou helped with all our paperwork when we came over 13 years ago and will doubtless have helped dozens of others on this forum too. She has an office in town and Kathie is her very able assistant. Here's Gwenny's Facebook page with all contact details: ---------- we sorted o...
by staffie
Tue Feb 27, 2018 12:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Beast from the east
Replies: 46
Views: 3628

Re: Beast from the east

yes I remember, being born 1951, walking to schools, a good 45 minutes, no school closures for us in them days, but we were able to have fun.
by staffie
Sun Jan 21, 2018 7:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Applying for UK State Pension
Replies: 68
Views: 5891

Re: Applying for UK State Pension

thanks all for kind replies,
tourist rates = 1.10€
business rates = 1.13€

so state pension perhaps 1.1150
roughly in-between as a rough guide I guess ???
by staffie
Sun Jan 21, 2018 1:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Applying for UK State Pension
Replies: 68
Views: 5891

Re: Applying for UK State Pension

may I ask a question regarding uk state pension,

I understand that uk state pension paid every 4 weeks to Cyprus, and is it paid tourists rate, or business rate, any answers would be welcomed.
thanks all.
by staffie
Sat Jun 10, 2017 12:23 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: football fans.
Replies: 1
Views: 360

Re: football fans.

staffie wrote:
Fri Jun 09, 2017 12:40 pm
http://m.livesoccertv.com/match/1992671 ... vs-cyprus/

intreasting match tonite for gib expats/cyp expats, unless you're English fan throu and throu.
channels to view via link.
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Cyprus wins with an 86th minute 2nd goal.
by staffie
Fri Jun 09, 2017 12:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: football fans.
Replies: 1
Views: 360

football fans.

http://m.livesoccertv.com/match/1992671 ... vs-cyprus/

intreasting match tonite for gib expats/cyp expats, unless you're English fan throu and throu.
channels to view via link.