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Le Bon Coin

by Jimbo1066 • Wed 28 Mar 2018 14:28

Hi can you help? I have an advert on LBC and always have replies sent by LBC to my yahoo account, for the past 3 months they have not forwarded replies, and the only way I have of knowing about replies is to log into my LBC account and check them there. I contacted LBC and asked why, but got a reply...

Forum: Technology Troubles
Topic: Le Bon Coin
Replies: 1
Views: 2511

Re: Tax foncieres

by Jimbo1066 • Tue 06 Sep 2011 09:39

Hi,I went to the Impot, &asked why the rise in the Fonciere,& they said that I had lost the - 100 euros(Old gits)allowance,because my pension increase was above 15.000 euros per year,so the old saying,what God gives He also taketh away!Hope this helps.Jimbo

Forum: Taxes, Health, Finance and Employment
Topic: Tax foncieres
Replies: 13
Views: 3545

Re: Tax foncieres

by Jimbo1066 • Fri 02 Sep 2011 15:03

Hi just got my Fonciéres, &it's gone up 30%.Anybody know why?such a large increase,maybe I need to help the Banks out,again!!!!Jimbo

Forum: Taxes, Health, Finance and Employment
Topic: Tax foncieres
Replies: 13
Views: 3545

Re: Pound falling again

by Jimbo1066 • Fri 25 Sep 2009 15:58

:evil: Every time Mervyn King opens his mouth the pound drops!!he says a weak pound helps Britains recovery!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Him & Darling should be on a desert island together they deserve one another!! :evil: Jimbo

Forum: Café Creusois
Topic: Pound falling again
Replies: 8
Views: 2639

Re: Fosse Septique - its management?

by Jimbo1066 • Sat 19 Sep 2009 17:32

I have read that if the inspector fails your system,you have 4 years to do the work,if after this time you have not done it the mairie can instruct the work to be done & then bill you!Seems odd that they pass a law to put everyone on mains sewage,& then want to make you spend thousands replacing sys...

Forum: Building and DIY
Topic: Fosse Septique Management
Replies: 49
Views: 19614

Re: Changing Doctors

by Jimbo1066 • Mon 14 Sep 2009 13:10

:evil: Hi thanks everyone,we are sorted;cheers,Jimbo :lol:

Forum: Taxes, Health, Finance and Employment
Topic: Changing Doctors
Replies: 4
Views: 1599

Changing Doctors

by Jimbo1066 • Sun 13 Sep 2009 13:32

8O Hi does anyone know the procedure for changing your Doctor? :evil: cheers,Jimbo

Forum: Taxes, Health, Finance and Employment
Topic: Changing Doctors
Replies: 4
Views: 1599

Ryanair

by Jimbo1066 • Mon 06 Jul 2009 17:45

Ryanair boss O'Leary getting publicity or is it an April fool joke a little late. He says they are considering taking 5 rows of seats that passengers pay for,& letting people stand for nothing,not good business practice,another hair brain idea,nearly as funny as paying for a pee!!wots his next idea!...

Forum: Café Creusois
Topic: Ryanair
Replies: 1
Views: 1153

Crime free?

by Jimbo1066 • Fri 17 Apr 2009 10:02

Hi just wanted to let you know that crime does occur here,we all know it's safer than England.But yesterday a friend who was out shopping came back in the afternoon to find that someone had called & removed a load of scaffolding &some slabs,so we need to be aware that although a rural area has many ...

Forum: La Vie en Creuse
Topic: Crime free?
Replies: 19
Views: 5055

Re: Bellac-swimming

by Jimbo1066 • Sat 30 Aug 2008 12:11

Hi found out that the pool closes for the rest of the year from Monday.But it's been such a success they hope to get plans for a cover,& then stay open all year,there have been over 13,000 visitors since opening in May.The plans &work could take a year to complete!!Jimbo

Forum: La Vie en Creuse
Topic: Bellac-swimming
Replies: 1
Views: 1441

Bellac-swimming

by Jimbo1066 • Thu 28 Aug 2008 21:53

Hi can anyone tell us the opening times for the pool when the children are back in School,we have been a few times during the past couple of months,well worth a visit.Cheers,Jimbo

Forum: La Vie en Creuse
Topic: Bellac-swimming
Replies: 1
Views: 1441

Fruit-picking !!

by Jimbo1066 • Mon 09 Jun 2008 10:45

Hi everyone,ever the optimist,& the sun is shining.Does anyone know if you can pick your own soft fruit? we love raspberries,well all the soft fruit,all help appreciated,cheers,summers about to begin.Jimbo

Forum: Café Creusois
Topic: Fruit-picking !!
Replies: 1
Views: 1245

Re: log burners and chimney lining

by Jimbo1066 • Wed 26 Mar 2008 15:31

Hi we had one fitted a year ago,a large one,the firm did everything including a new base inside the old chimmney,& it cost 2800 euros,but we got 900 euros,back from the tax office.I don't know if you can give names out,if they delete this e-mail me,the firm is in Gueret,Cheers Jimbo:Giraud meubles

Forum: Building and DIY
Topic: Log Burners and Chimney Lining
Replies: 10
Views: 6826