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by Kate
Tue 05 Nov 2019 08:57
Forum: Welcome to the P-O. Life Forum
Topic: Moving to Perpignan soon
Replies: 2
Views: 299

Re: Moving to Perpignan soon

Welcome Micky and Lisa. How about this?
https://anglophone-direct.com/christmas ... perpignan/
by Kate
Thu 10 Oct 2019 09:17
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: Electrician
Replies: 3
Views: 1142

Re: Electrician

by Kate
Thu 03 Oct 2019 18:53
Forum: Places to visit/Info about the area
Topic: This week’s newsletter
Replies: 0
Views: 755

This week’s newsletter

Never a dull moment! 🙂 Here’s this week’s newsletter. Bon week-end à tous et toutes.
https://anglophone-direct.com/wp-conten ... php?id=214
by Kate
Sun 29 Sep 2019 07:10
Forum: Anything about Anything
Topic: Help needed organising a 'Burns night'
Replies: 2
Views: 1049

Re: Help needed

Maybe ask one of these guys in October?
https://anglophone-direct.com/och-aye-t ... o-the-p-o/
by Kate
Sun 29 Sep 2019 07:01
Forum: Welcome to the P-O. Life Forum
Topic: Bonjour tout le monde!
Replies: 1
Views: 304

Re: Bonjour tout le monde!

Welcome Nichy.
by Kate
Fri 27 Sep 2019 07:32
Forum: Places to visit/Info about the area
Topic: This week’s Newsletter
Replies: 0
Views: 179

This week’s Newsletter

Things to do, places to go, music, local news, festivals and traditions......Still loads going on. Check out this week’s newsletter. https://anglophone-direct.com/wp-content/plugins/newsletter/do/view.php?id=213 (Visit our homepage and sign up for this free newsletter if you’d like to receive it dir...
by Kate
Thu 26 Sep 2019 15:46
Forum: Language Matters
Topic: Teachers of English wanted
Replies: 0
Views: 561

Teachers of English wanted

Bonjour Madame, Je suis à la recherche de 2 personnes souhaitant enseigner leur langue maternelle, l’Anglais, et possédant une expérience de formateur auprès d’un public d’adultes salariés. Notre centre de formation, Sudformation CCI Perpignan, dispense des cours en face à face auprès des entreprise...
by Kate
Wed 25 Sep 2019 14:47
Forum: Travel
Topic: Alarming drop in Passenger numbers for Perpi airport
Replies: 13
Views: 3796

Re: Alarming drop in Passenger numbers for Perpi airport

Yes, agree. We had similar (but the opposite in Carcassonne a few years ago with my 93 year old Dad. Every -body down on the tarmac thinking 'Yay, we're leaving on time" then 45 min wait in 32° with no shade or seats.... Took him back into airport in the end but they weren't happy about letting me c...
by Kate
Mon 23 Sep 2019 09:07
Forum: Travel
Topic: Alarming drop in Passenger numbers for Perpi airport
Replies: 13
Views: 3796

Re: Alarming drop in Passenger numbers for Perpi airport

Dimitri has moved onwards and upwards Deb and don't know if he follows the forum any more as he is now based in Toulouse. You can tag him on the Facebook group but as far as I know, he's no longer involved with Perpignan airport - our loss as he really did try and get things moving there.
by Kate
Tue 17 Sep 2019 07:41
Forum: The Great Outdoors
Topic: Trail des Vendanges and Trail Decouverte
Replies: 2
Views: 234

Re: Trail des Vendanges and Trail Decouverte

Ouf. Big respect. Bon courage. :D
by Kate
Mon 16 Sep 2019 23:25
Forum: Pets
Topic: Travelling to P-O with cat
Replies: 6
Views: 741

Re: Travelling to P-O with cat

You still should John. Have you ticked the Igor boxes in your profile?
by Kate
Mon 09 Sep 2019 22:17
Forum: Entertainment & Events
Topic: Journée du Patrimoine
Replies: 1
Views: 691

Re: Journée du Patrimoine

Thanks Florence. And here’s a bit more about it
https://anglophone-direct.com/event/eur ... e-weekend/
by Kate
Mon 09 Sep 2019 14:36
Forum: Places to visit/Info about the area
Topic: Visiting Again 21-28 Sept & Socialising Sought!
Replies: 3
Views: 363

Re: Visiting Again 21-28 Sept & Socialising Sought!

How about contacting one of the local associations?
https://anglophone-direct.com/internati ... rientales/
Have a great time.
by Kate
Fri 06 Sep 2019 07:52
Forum: Places to visit/Info about the area
Topic: This week’s newsletter
Replies: 0
Views: 189

This week’s newsletter

Still loads going on around the region.
https://anglophone-direct.com/wp-conten ... php?id=210
by Kate
Tue 03 Sep 2019 13:54
Forum: P-O. Life Café
Topic: The End of the Line?
Replies: 4
Views: 837

Re: The End of the Line?

I’m still here. :D To be fair, you have said this same thing quite a few times over the years under various aliases :lol: but of course, you are right, and Facebook has pretty well obliterated most forums. It’s not ‘the end of the line’ though cos it’s still here....but it’s only as good as it’s mem...
by Kate
Fri 02 Aug 2019 20:49
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: Staircase
Replies: 2
Views: 372

Re: Staircase

Might be a few people here who could help.
https://anglophone-direct.com/listing-c ... enovation/
Bonne chance
by Kate
Wed 31 Jul 2019 06:35
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Complete Shower Cubicle
Replies: 2
Views: 422

Re: Complete Shower Cubicle

Do you mean to buy or to fit?
by Kate
Sun 21 Jul 2019 15:27
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: Long Term Rentals
Replies: 7
Views: 1605

Re: Long Term Rentals

Hello Normat, That is exactly what we did when we moved down here (a long time ago now) :D We rented the property from some people who usually rented out in the summer for 6 weeks, but were happy for a much cheaper long term let as long as we looked after the property. We never looked back and went ...
by Kate
Mon 15 Jul 2019 12:33
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: Consumer services
Replies: 3
Views: 382

Re: Consumer services

This might help although it hasn't been updated for 18 months so some numbers or addresses could be out of date.
https://anglophone-direct.com/consumer-rights-france/
Bonne chance
by Kate
Fri 21 Jun 2019 17:58
Forum: Anything about Anything
Topic: Car Registration advice
Replies: 2
Views: 344

Car Registration advice

BY EMAIL I have tried to register my wifes 2008 car in France, they say I need a CoC even though the conformity number is in section K of the UK registration document, two years ago I registered my 2007 car here and the number in section K was taken as the conformity number, not only has my registra...
by Kate
Fri 21 Jun 2019 06:48
Forum: Welcome to the P-O. Life Forum
Topic: Mail Re-Direction
Replies: 5
Views: 754

Re: Mail Re-Direction

Hi Pol
Good to hear from you. Hope all is well. Xx
by Kate
Wed 12 Jun 2019 21:38
Forum: Travel
Topic: Automatic Ticket to get through French Tolls
Replies: 7
Views: 621

Re: Automatic Ticket to get through French Tolls

From James

I used my iPad and then reduced the photo using the edit tools. Probably can be done on any smartphone. It’s a pain, but not hard to do
by Kate
Wed 12 Jun 2019 18:14
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: French Wills
Replies: 8
Views: 836

Re: French Wills

From Mandy If they are both not French Nationals they could avoid french succession law and make a will stating they want to go under their country of origin but they would still be liable to french inheritance tax, they could also if they want to go under french law and if they jointly own the prop...
by Kate
Wed 12 Jun 2019 11:29
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: French Wills
Replies: 8
Views: 836

Re: French Wills

and from Eleanor... You can give somebody «jouissance» of the house- that means they don't actually inherit, but can live there freely until death (or whatever is stipulated in the will). That way, if husband dies first, wife will continue living in house until death, at which point the husband's so...
by Kate
Wed 12 Jun 2019 09:24
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: French Wills
Replies: 8
Views: 836

Re: French Wills

Advice from Lisa (Facebook) If he dies first and leaves everything to his wife then he disinherits his son . When his wife dies everything would go to relatives on her side , the step son gets nothing And as there are no children from their marriage it would go to parents, brothers, sisters, nephews...
by Kate
Thu 06 Jun 2019 09:15
Forum: Travel
Topic: Automatic Ticket to get through French Tolls
Replies: 7
Views: 621

Re: Automatic Ticket to get through French Tolls

Here's a bit about it with the pluses and the minuses
https://anglophone-direct.com/bipgo-sli ... nce-spain/