Re: Mole News

by hirondelles • Wed 16 Jan 2008 01:59

Forget all these fancy devices. My neighbour Maurice gave me a half hour course in trapping the little critters and anyway, you should treat it as a sport and give them an even chance. The most important thing when setting traps is to rub your hands in soil thoroughly before handling the trap, they ...

Forum: Gardening, Smallholding and Livestock
Topic: Mole News
Replies: 68
Views: 17838

Re: Places to visit

by hirondelles • Fri 08 Apr 2005 07:03

Hi,
Try looking at http://www.golimousin.info for some ideas

Colin.

Forum: La Vie en Creuse
Topic: Places to visit
Replies: 2
Views: 3852

Re: Driving licences - Anyone swapped a UK one for French?

by hirondelles • Sat 02 Apr 2005 19:04

Hi, Seems we all have different experiences with officialdom! We changed our licences a couple of years ago at Gueret, very straight forward (apart from the fact that when we handed in our old french licences 10 years ago after living in Paris and returning to the uk, DVLA omitted to tell the French...

Re: Architect

by hirondelles • Tue 01 Mar 2005 09:51

Just one example of many - for more just do a search under SHOB - you should get dozens some of which are easier to understand than others!

Eure et Loire

regards

Colin.

Forum: Building and DIY
Topic: Architect
Replies: 5
Views: 3239

Re: Architect

by hirondelles • Mon 28 Feb 2005 19:55

Couple of points to add to your last message: Its not so much habitable space which counts its the SHOB - Surface Hors Brut. The SHOB in general is the sum of the total surface area of each floor level of the building with a height of more than 1.8 metres (including the attic space) and measured bet...

Forum: Building and DIY
Topic: Architect
Replies: 5
Views: 3239
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