Re: What's the weather in the Creuse?

by james419 • Mon 28 Dec 2009 17:06

Back to rain!

Forum: Weather Centre
Topic: What's the weather in the Creuse?
Replies: 13
Views: 3096

Re: What's the weather in the Creuse?

by james419 • Sat 26 Dec 2009 22:58

-2.6 again now - nice clear night though

Forum: Weather Centre
Topic: What's the weather in the Creuse?
Replies: 13
Views: 3096

Re: Where do you live in La Creuse?

by james419 • Wed 04 Nov 2009 13:47

Very close approx 15 mins by car , lovely town, good doctors, shop post office, vets etc any questions just us a line

Forum: La Vie en Creuse
Topic: Where do you live in Creuse?
Replies: 145
Views: 71870

Re: Where do you live in La Creuse?

by james419 • Sat 10 Oct 2009 18:43

LDsP a lovely village, close to Aigurande - the couple that own JJ's Bar are Brits but the clientèle is 50/50 with a great atmosphere. Also have a small library a good meeting place, Aigurande has a market every Friday, a nice palce you have chosen to buy, if we can be of any further help just PM me...

Forum: La Vie en Creuse
Topic: Where do you live in Creuse?
Replies: 145
Views: 71870

Re: Our dog 'put to sleep' - truly

by james419 • Wed 23 Sep 2009 23:26

A tough choice for you to make but - you made the right one for Goldie, our thoughts are with you

Forum: My Pets and Other Animals
Topic: Our dog 'put to sleep' - truly
Replies: 14
Views: 3190

Re: Future of the Small Ad's Forum

by james419 • Mon 07 Sep 2009 21:05

We have bought a couple of items via the ads section - and whilst not top of my list for reason for visiting - I have found it useful also I am selling at the moment and it is another opportunity to try to find a buyer. I agree that you get some people who only visit to sell, but that happens on oth...

Forum: Help Desk and Announcements
Topic: Future of the Small Ad's Forum
Replies: 15
Views: 3293

Re: Grandchildren on hols in Creuse - but how?

by james419 • Fri 28 Aug 2009 12:41

Good to see that Flybe have woken up to this sector of the market

Forum: La Vie en Creuse
Topic: Grandchildren on hols in Creuse - but how?
Replies: 7
Views: 1800

Re: Liste orange - no nuisance calls

by james419 • Fri 28 Aug 2009 07:31

Must try that - "Do you speak English" usually brings back the dial tone!

Re: Grandchildren on hols in Creuse - but how?

by james419 • Fri 28 Aug 2009 07:27

We had this problem 2 years ago with our then 14 year old grandson only Air France would accept him from Manchester, he was checked in the ground staff handed him over to the cabin crew and on arrival in Paris was collected from the aircraft and brought through customs and immigration to us, I had t...

Forum: La Vie en Creuse
Topic: Grandchildren on hols in Creuse - but how?
Replies: 7
Views: 1800

Re: moving back to uk, how do I close orange french telecom

by james419 • Tue 25 Aug 2009 20:37

I would strongly suggest that you write to them Recomandee with receipt any thing we have cancelled had to be done this way or they deny having heard from you! Seems to be the way things are done here - good luck in your move

Re: I'm a spoilt so and so

by james419 • Fri 14 Aug 2009 07:11

Ok where have you found a work shop down here? And when do you start?

Weather still good down here, had a little rain last week but forcast for the next 10 days seems good - at the moment!!

Forum: Café Creusois
Topic: I'm a spoilt so and so
Replies: 8
Views: 1969

Re: Chinese shop

by james419 • Thu 13 Aug 2009 18:52

There is a good chinese supermarket behind Cora in Limoges

details for Cora
Cora
1 pl Beaubreuil 87280 LIMOGES
05 55 35 10 20

The Chinese supermarket is just behind and has a very good range

Forum: La Vie en Creuse
Topic: Chinese shop
Replies: 2
Views: 1550

Re: Liste orange - no nuisance calls

by james419 • Wed 29 Jul 2009 06:43

I just ask to talk to an English speaker they very politly say bye by and hangup. Once I was put through to an englishman 9probably employed for that reason) we hada bit of a chat and I bade him fairwell

Re: Leaving your freezer turned on

by james419 • Tue 28 Jul 2009 06:16

If you cannot leave it nearly full empty it, freezers work very hard to freeze air and therefore cost alot more to run,

Forum: Café Creusois
Topic: Leaving your freezer turned on
Replies: 7
Views: 1518

Re: French wills

by james419 • Mon 06 Jul 2009 20:31

We had to go to a notaire as I have two sons from my first marriage and my OH has no children and this is her first marriage, My first wife died and my wife is the main income generator. We went to a Notaire that specialises in will with an interpreter, it was a very revealing meeting, including for...

Forum: Taxes, Health, Finance and Employment
Topic: French Wills
Replies: 2
Views: 1131

Re: Numeo/Wimax, etcetera.

by james419 • Sun 28 Jun 2009 09:08

We have a friend that after trying the Wimex etc options has gone for Nordnet - and as a heavy user is very happy - however as Mike says not god if you want to download movies etc - then you get cut off!

Forum: Technology Troubles
Topic: Numeo/Wimax
Replies: 8
Views: 2862

Re: How often do you visit pont noir web site

by james419 • Sat 16 May 2009 21:05

Daily

Forum: Café Creusois
Topic: How often do you visit Pont Noir?
Replies: 10
Views: 2224

Re: Narrow Dog to Carcassonne by Terry Darlington

by james419 • Tue 21 Apr 2009 09:41

with 4 dogs - 2 cats,14 ducks, 5 geese and approx 50 chicken - most of which cannot swim!!! I will watch the programmes and dream!

Forum: Café Creusois
Topic: Narrow Dog to Carcassonne by Terry Darlington
Replies: 6
Views: 1591

Re: Narrow Dog to Carcassonne by Terry Darlington

by james419 • Mon 20 Apr 2009 20:34

documentary - very good watching and also an interesting insight into the canal system, if we did not have so many animals would be very tempted to do a canal holiday.

Forum: Café Creusois
Topic: Narrow Dog to Carcassonne by Terry Darlington
Replies: 6
Views: 1591

Re: Narrow Dog to Carcassonne by Terry Darlington

by james419 • Sun 19 Apr 2009 21:22

The tv programme was also excellent

Forum: Café Creusois
Topic: Narrow Dog to Carcassonne by Terry Darlington
Replies: 6
Views: 1591
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