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by opas
Wed 10 May 2017 20:49
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: la poste
Replies: 2
Views: 1579

la poste

Praise where praise is due.

I posted a spare phone to daughter in Toulouse yesterday(hers broke) and a separate letter with some paperwork she needed.
It left Thuir post office at just after 10am, I believe the post goes at 14h.
Arrived today at 11.30am...... :D
by opas
Tue 02 May 2017 17:33
Forum: Anything about Anything
Topic: Glass
Replies: 6
Views: 2300

The staff should know what glass you need when you tell them what it is for. Safety glass does not come cheap here. Recently had together some for a clients fridge....30€ in the bio stores. I ordered on line, cannot remember company, but there are a few) delivered free in 3 days. An alternative I ...
by opas
Thu 06 Apr 2017 18:28
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: Patterned concrete
Replies: 7
Views: 3218

by opas
Fri 31 Mar 2017 20:24
Forum: Anything about Anything
Topic: London ,Westminster bridge
Replies: 6
Views: 2793

OK, I said jumped.....I didn't infer she had done so to take her life, I assume she jumped in the hope of saving it......and I hope that jump did!
by opas
Fri 24 Mar 2017 20:57
Forum: Anything about Anything
Topic: London ,Westminster bridge
Replies: 6
Views: 2793

London ,Westminster bridge

I don't often get vocal, but I am very annoyed at the photo on media about the lady( Asian appearance) on Twitter/daily mail. I think people ignored the lady who is walking in her shadow in navy suit, who also is walking on by. Lets be fair and honest, if there was in incident as serious as this and...
by opas
Sat 04 Mar 2017 21:36
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: Driveway repairs
Replies: 6
Views: 2690

Apparently the client I previously mentioned had a flyer in his letterbox and promised to pass details, I went to work there and he is on a motorcycle jolly in montpellier, I will contact him when he returns tomorow
by opas
Thu 23 Feb 2017 22:21
Forum: Health
Topic: Dentist in Spain
Replies: 4
Views: 2386

Poland is the place to go apparently. Speaking to someone only the other day....silly prices.
by opas
Wed 22 Feb 2017 13:40
Forum: Shopping
Topic: A master English butcher - locally!
Replies: 11
Views: 4982

Its a shame reply, he spent time teaching his staff how to use his equipment. Jen enjoyed the weeks she was there....and the money of course.
by opas
Wed 22 Feb 2017 08:02
Forum: Shopping
Topic: A master English butcher - locally!
Replies: 11
Views: 4982

Yes he disappeared in a puff of smoke! My daughter worked for him for a while on a casual basis. Not heard from him for about 6 months.
by opas
Tue 14 Feb 2017 09:59
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: Patterned concrete
Replies: 7
Views: 3218

The company my client used was DecoSol. From Can't, but he thinks they are no longer trading.
by opas
Sat 11 Feb 2017 14:33
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: Patterned concrete
Replies: 7
Views: 3218

I have client who had a driveway done like this, it was about 5 years ago. I will email to ask and post an update
by opas
Wed 08 Feb 2017 18:02
Forum: Health
Topic: Had my ALD taken away
Replies: 4
Views: 2517

ALD ..you can have a maladies a vie, but as Lisa said ..the computer doesn't recognise this. You need to renew the paperwork, normal you receive paperwork informing you off the decision, this has an end date. You need to visit your doctor about 6 months before this expires, armed with a copy of your...
by opas
Fri 27 Jan 2017 21:53
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Enforcing consumer rights
Replies: 6
Views: 3095

Try the consommateurs. There is an office in the centre of perpignan. Give me a few hours and I will find the address. Rubbing my hands together, like you ,if I know I am right I will push. Only the other day, in weldom we spotted a wood fire in the sales. Wow ! Thats A bargain. Ticket said somethi...
by opas
Fri 27 Jan 2017 09:02
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Enforcing consumer rights
Replies: 6
Views: 3095

Try the consommateurs. There is an office in the centre of perpignan. Give me a few hours and I will find the address. Rubbing my hands together, like you ,if I know I am right I will push. Only the other day, in weldom we spotted a wood fire in the sales. Wow ! Thats A bargain. Ticket said somethin...
by opas
Mon 16 Jan 2017 14:38
Forum: Discussions
Topic: bad builder advice needed
Replies: 15
Views: 6759

From correspondence with op, I have their siren details.

Reparation d`autres biens personnels et domestiques


:oops: I read that as a washing machine/fridge repairer!
by opas
Mon 09 Jan 2017 21:16
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: House clearance - how to dispose of items
Replies: 4
Views: 2428

Sent you a PM
by opas
Sun 08 Jan 2017 19:16
Forum: Property & Accommodation
Topic: House clearance - how to dispose of items
Replies: 4
Views: 2428

Emmaus, they will collect but you will probably need to book them., they are at pollestres.
by opas
Wed 09 Nov 2016 09:56
Forum: Anything about Anything
Topic: justificatif de domicile
Replies: 3
Views: 1625

I am in the same situation for bills, I usually send a bank statement or a tax bill for business.
by opas
Wed 02 Nov 2016 13:01
Forum: Anything about Anything
Topic: Trick or treat?
Replies: 1
Views: 1128

It was great chez nous, lots of little wide eyed kids,dressed up( not necessarily for Halloween, but certainly in costume, ) kids from 8 to 15 ish with wonderfully makeup from ghosts/witches/ghouls/ monsters etc) A few older ones jumped on the bandwagon and just wanted some sweets....my car was cloc...
by opas
Fri 30 Sep 2016 17:49
Forum: Restaurant reviews and food matters
Topic: Pepignan restaurant recommendations
Replies: 2
Views: 1807

Pepignan restaurant recommendations

I have been invited out to diner by a client who has bought in Perpignan, I have a feeling she will ask me to recommend somewhere. It will probably be Tuesday evening, can anyone recommend somewhere ?
by opas
Fri 30 Sep 2016 17:16
Forum: Restaurant reviews and food matters
Topic: Pepignan restaurant recommendations
Replies: 1
Views: 1596

Pepignan restaurant recommendations

I have been invited out to diner by a client who has bought in Perpignan, I have a feeling she will ask me to recommend somewhere. It will probably be Tuesday evening, can anyone recommend somewhere ?
by opas
Tue 13 Sep 2016 14:18
Forum: Travel
Topic: Perpignan and Carcassonne airports.
Replies: 245
Views: 100339

650e 5 years ago to CHU Montpellier from Thuir.
8,30 pick up for 11am rdv, out by noon and home by 14h.

Never again. Use the car , charge for toll nd fuel usually about 70e.
by opas
Fri 02 Sep 2016 14:42
Forum: Anything about Anything
Topic: mini washing machine
Replies: 8
Views: 3382

Lol auto correct always makes me smile. As do your to the point replies..
by opas
Fri 02 Sep 2016 08:15
Forum: Anything about Anything
Topic: mini washing machine
Replies: 8
Views: 3382

Thanks for that....there are also mini ones on there and often at vide grinders.

There is room for a normal machine, but I thought to fill ghetto space with a small freezer and a mini washing machine.....
So back to to question, has anyone , anyone used one and comments please?
by opas
Sun 28 Aug 2016 15:31
Forum: Anything about Anything
Topic: mini washing machine
Replies: 8
Views: 3382

mini washing machine

Has anyone experience of using a mini washing machine, the type used by campers or in small apartments.
by opas
Thu 25 Aug 2016 20:25
Forum: Services & Trades
Topic: Plumber near Villefranche de Confilent
Replies: 7
Views: 3296

Doesn't the water company do that?
by opas
Thu 18 Aug 2016 21:39
Forum: Pets
Topic: Barking dogs
Replies: 5
Views: 2944

Look on service public fr, sure there is something on there.
by opas
Fri 12 Aug 2016 18:44
Forum: Health
Topic: environmental health
Replies: 0
Views: 1286

environmental health

A delicate subject. A guest in one of my clients houses in Pepignan has seen rats on 2 occasions, once outside in the street, then yesterday in the property! The owner has Been informed. The property is clean, we think the drains/exterior environment are the cause. Who do we report this to? I rememb...
by opas
Thu 11 Aug 2016 19:10
Forum: Hi Tech/Geek
Topic: Olympics on TV
Replies: 7
Views: 2961

Which channel on provision please?
by opas
Thu 11 Aug 2016 19:05
Forum: Shopping
Topic: foam
Replies: 5
Views: 2456

Thanks, I will pass that on.


Its for filling a gap between 2 single beds, a matures topper will Ghent go over it.