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Re: French CRB Check or equivalent!

by Sola • Wed 22 Apr 2009 20:37

As Crusebear has listed the crb site explains the process very well... From the link he gave click on the link to download the form, print it out, fill it in and send with a good copy of your passport. On the form it asks Nombre d'extracts demandes.....in this box put how many you want. It doesn't c...

Re: Dumper. Red diesel.

by Sola • Fri 27 Feb 2009 16:32

When we got our tractor we were informed by our insurance co that red diesel is only for registered farmers....we clarified this with our local farmers group too....so we always use normal diesel......

Forum: Building and DIY
Topic: Dumper. Red diesel.
Replies: 5
Views: 2032

Re: college issue

by Sola • Wed 21 May 2008 10:14

Yes there are colleges that do more of this type of thing....my daughter has made different things in technology, regularly is out and about in the local area searching for stuff for science, 6 times this year has been to the theatre (related to different subjects i.e. french, music), is currently i...

Forum: La Vie en Creuse
Topic: college issue
Replies: 1
Views: 1301

Re: Learning French in Creuse!

by Sola • Sun 09 Mar 2008 10:24

From my experience to enable you to obtain classes through the APP you have to fulfil certain criteria....i.e. be registered with ASSEDIC and ANPE (actively looking for work)or recieving benefits such as RMI. You must also be affiliated with the French health care system for insurance purposes. In t...

Forum: Langue Fran├žaise
Topic: Learning French in Creuse!
Replies: 10
Views: 6366

Re: taking the family cat to france

by Sola • Tue 18 Dec 2007 10:43

OK, so you want to bring your cat permanently to France and do not envisage taking your cat back to the UK?...well there are still procedures to follow. Yes, I know this is a link to DEFRA but have a look under the heading "21 day wait" I believe France comes under these regulations . This is a link...

Forum: My Pets and Other Animals
Topic: Taking the Family Cat to France
Replies: 1
Views: 1581

Re: Searching locally for the history of your house

by Sola • Wed 21 Nov 2007 01:41

Just by chance, (at a funeral!!), I happened to meet a lady who used to live in our house before the last known owners moved in during the 1970's....she explained that her family built the house and she grew up here. She asked if she could call in one day to have a look around, I willingly agreed sa...

Re: English speaking vet

by Sola • Mon 01 Oct 2007 11:10

sorry posted twice!! :lol:

Forum: My Pets and Other Animals
Topic: English speaking vet
Replies: 8
Views: 3818

Re: English speaking vet

by Sola • Mon 01 Oct 2007 11:09

If you go to the Defra uk website they have all the information you need written in both French and English (also other languages too).

Here is a link to the "useful French phrases" section

Forum: My Pets and Other Animals
Topic: English speaking vet
Replies: 8
Views: 3818

Colleges in the Creuse

by Sola • Mon 24 Sep 2007 18:08

Can anyone point me in the direction of any sites that compare the different colleges in the Creuse? I have searched to no avail. Also any personal experiences of college education in the Creuse would be gratefully received.
Many thanks :)

Forum: La Vie en Creuse
Topic: Colleges in the Creuse
Replies: 1
Views: 2209