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by daveg
Fri Sep 13, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Rubbish collection
Replies: 4
Views: 435

Rubbish collection

Anyone know as to why the green bins not being emptied?
Peyia and surrounding areas seem to have overflowing bins .....
by daveg
Fri Sep 13, 2019 9:44 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Where to buy an aluminium or UPVC front door?
Replies: 21
Views: 886

Re: Where to buy an aluminium or UPVC front door?

Had white UPVC doors and windows for 12 years, no movement, discolouration at all ...even in full sun. Quality UPVC is not subject to these faults....
by daveg
Thu Sep 12, 2019 12:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Where to buy an aluminium or UPVC front door?
Replies: 21
Views: 886

Re: Where to buy an aluminium or UPVC front door?

Think there is Shop behind the old post office ,near Paps in town centre...Am sure they sell German upvc doors etc
by daveg
Thu Sep 05, 2019 12:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: GESY Prescription
Replies: 9
Views: 439

GESY Prescription

Am confused as to the time as to when an issued prescription is" live"... I understand you have only a certain amount of time that you can use the prescription ,also there is a certain amount of time when you can get the next months supply BEFORE the due date....if that makes sense! Clear definition...
by daveg
Mon Sep 02, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Cha ching
Replies: 2
Views: 485

Re: Cha ching

But of course it's not about the money.....!
by daveg
Mon Sep 02, 2019 2:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: GESY AND S1
Replies: 27
Views: 1668

Re: GESY AND S1

Sent email off to both email addresses last Friday, confirmation letters received today..... excellent service.
by daveg
Mon Sep 02, 2019 11:38 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Beer prices in UK
Replies: 17
Views: 1025

Re: Beer prices in UK

Keeps you sober...that's for sure....
by daveg
Sun Sep 01, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Where IS the most expensive Carlsberg in Paphos?
Replies: 42
Views: 1745

Re: Where IS the most expensive Carlsberg in Paphos?

Surely nobody minds paying what ever for a beer ,but it doesn't go down well when you are charged a lot more than the norm, unless an exceptional venue.... As an example went to a newly opened venue recently, asked whose wine was in the carafe on offer, received a blank look...persisted ,and eventua...
by daveg
Sun Sep 01, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Beer prices in UK
Replies: 17
Views: 1025

Re: Beer prices in UK

In the South of England.....£4.50 ish.......
by daveg
Wed Aug 28, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Meu1. No s1 and gesy
Replies: 18
Views: 910

Re: Meu1. No s1 and gesy

You need an S1 from the UK to qualify.....no probs if you have a UK state pension, or as in my case, my wife has the UK state pension and I'm listed as being her dependant ,as I am not old enough for a UK state pension....
by daveg
Wed Aug 28, 2019 12:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Meu1. No s1 and gesy
Replies: 18
Views: 910

Re: Meu1. No s1 and gesy

My understanding is they cannot join until in receipt of UK state pension....
Until then Private Health Care insurance is there only option or take a chance....
We've had Private Health Care Insurance for the last 10 yrs, would advise they have same......
by daveg
Mon Aug 12, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: How much do you pay for a car-wash?
Replies: 21
Views: 1169

Re: How much do you pay for a car-wash?

Am trying to convince the wife that car washing is good exercise....... she's not impressed...
by daveg
Wed Aug 07, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: People urged to do their bit in keeping down rodent populations
Replies: 17
Views: 857

Re: People urged to do their bit in keeping down rodent populations

More worried about two legged rats...plenty about!
by daveg
Mon Aug 05, 2019 8:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Control Panel
Replies: 6
Views: 512

Re: Control Panel

In my limited experience , push button control panels suffer from dirt etc on the actual contacts. Can you take out the panel ,expose the contacts and apply WD-40?
I had similar problem with push button heating control...it seems to occur when the controls are not used very much......
by daveg
Mon Aug 05, 2019 8:03 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: used engine oil?
Replies: 6
Views: 474

Re: used engine oil?

Petrolina on the Sea Caves road out of Peyia accepted my old oil....
by daveg
Sat Aug 03, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Oleander Caterpillars
Replies: 4
Views: 427

Re: Oleander Caterpillars

Couldn't agree more, gonna be a lot around this year....
by daveg
Sat Aug 03, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Oleander Caterpillars
Replies: 4
Views: 427

Oleander Caterpillars

Absolutely over run with these Caterpillars this year...they have devastated the Oleander new growths.
Must be over 200 of them this afternoon, now moving across the patios to pastures new....
Anyone else had this phenomenon....?
by daveg
Thu Aug 01, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: used engine oil?
Replies: 6
Views: 474

Re: used engine oil?

I just take it to any garage that changes oil... Usually when I fill up with petrol....
by daveg
Sun Jul 28, 2019 1:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Great recommendation Max.
Replies: 5
Views: 601

Re: Great recommendation Max.

We wanted to go last Tuesday.....but they were shut...
Are they only open weekends?
by daveg
Mon Jul 22, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: What size cable
Replies: 14
Views: 980

Re: What size cable

Washing machine has a high amp heating element, therefore 2.5mm is the cable size to use....better safe than sorry..