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by Joinfrance
Sat Jul 10, 2021 11:33 am
Forum: Board Announcements.
Topic: Board Closure
Replies: 152
Views: 4814

Re: Board Closure

Ouch! I didn’t see this coming. What now I wonder? For me, even though my memory is going I do remember to look on here sometimes. AND I do remember meeting Sue and Brian and Demon! Pity, great pity. I don’t post much I know, but it has been a way for me to be in contact with some English speakers! ...
by Joinfrance
Sun Jul 04, 2021 7:53 pm
Forum: Finding and buying property in France
Topic: House hunting in dep 19
Replies: 46
Views: 1292

Re: House hunting in dep 19

THATS where I’m going wrong! I’ve got carpet on the floor! ( covering the parquet!) :-)
by Joinfrance
Sun Jul 04, 2021 7:17 pm
Forum: Finding and buying property in France
Topic: House hunting in dep 19
Replies: 46
Views: 1292

Re: House hunting in dep 19

To mysty. M’y house has proper room sizes and it’s fine, but I’m an artist and it’s painted! And not in brown either! As well I made the tiles for the kitchen and bathroom and thought I would get to live here forever… but increasing disability has put paid to that. Yes it’s a mess, but that’s down t...
by Joinfrance
Sat Jul 03, 2021 12:05 pm
Forum: The Café
Topic: What has displeased you today?
Replies: 115
Views: 2417

Re: What has displeased you today?

M’y internet connection. Or more rightly, the LACK OF an internet connection! Ok so it’s working now, but it wasn’t half an hour ago!
by Joinfrance
Fri Jul 02, 2021 10:58 am
Forum: Finding and buying property in France
Topic: House hunting in dep 19
Replies: 46
Views: 1292

Re: House hunting in dep 19

I’m not in Brive. I’m near Tulle!
by Joinfrance
Thu Jul 01, 2021 5:02 pm
Forum: Finding and buying property in France
Topic: House hunting in dep 19
Replies: 46
Views: 1292

Re: House hunting in dep 19

Don’t know! It has all mod cons and is pretty functional, so I don’t know what she was referring to. She ‘left’ rather quickly!
by Joinfrance
Thu Jul 01, 2021 4:52 pm
Forum: Finding and buying property in France
Topic: House hunting in dep 19
Replies: 46
Views: 1292

Re: House hunting in dep 19

And I’m about to move! But just to the other end of the village, about 600m away! But what a palaver! I had an immobilier came today who told me my house was ‘uninhabitable’ ! Well SHE won’t be selling it!
by Joinfrance
Sat Jun 26, 2021 1:52 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, IT, Phones and Televisions
Topic: SOSH or Orange?
Replies: 54
Views: 954

Re: SOSH or Orange?

It’s very difficult to lose an Orange email address. I still have one that I struck off more than 10 years ago! Luckily it just gets junk mail now…
by Joinfrance
Sun May 30, 2021 6:56 pm
Forum: The Café
Topic: For those in Dordogne. THREAD MERGED with JohnnyD's thread on gunman
Replies: 29
Views: 784

Re: For those in Dordogne.

Don’t know what was going on this morning, a few people were late for our choir practice because of this. It was all clear by the time we came home about an hour ago. Though there were still one or two road closures and a helicopter hovering...
by Joinfrance
Tue May 25, 2021 11:29 am
Forum: The Café
Topic: What word have you only recently discovered ?
Replies: 38
Views: 607

Re: What word have you only recently discovered ?

Loiseau wrote:
Sun May 23, 2021 8:28 pm
Dans le sens inverse des aiguilles d'une montre
Anticlockwise (well, it's only one word in English)
Isn’t this ‘widdershins’?