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by filippos
Fri Oct 19, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: TOPOGRAPHIC REPORT
Replies: 5
Views: 247

Re: TOPOGRAPHIC REPORT

frankmand wrote:....... I noticed that the original was signed in a different ink (blue). That's how I know I've got the original.

That suggests yours was hand-drawn, signed, stamped and photocopied. Computer generated, as Warwick's, it's likely print two, sign and stamp both.
by filippos
Fri Oct 19, 2018 2:40 pm
Forum: Shops, Doctors, Professionals, Suppliers & Services
Topic: ingrown toenails
Replies: 5
Views: 129

Re: ingrown toenails

They use podiatrists rather than pedicurists. If I want my toenails sorted I visit a chiropodist. If I have structural / mechanical problems with my feet I go to a podiatrist. Visiting the latter was a not uncommon requirement in the long ago when I was running around 80 miles weekly training for m...
by filippos
Fri Oct 19, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: TOPOGRAPHIC REPORT
Replies: 5
Views: 247

Re: TOPOGRAPHIC REPORT

Try asking at the local KEP office what is the correct procedure.
by filippos
Fri Oct 19, 2018 11:16 am
Forum: Shops, Doctors, Professionals, Suppliers & Services
Topic: ingrown toenails
Replies: 5
Views: 129

Re: ingrown toenails

I'd have thought that for ingrowing toenails the obvious place to go would be a pedicurist or, even better, a chiropodist.
by filippos
Wed Oct 17, 2018 5:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: When are small fires allowed again?
Replies: 10
Views: 421

Re: When are small fires allowed again?

I have been burning a small fire on the beach ......... When do fires become legal? Not sure either way about fires on the beach being legal at anytime. Other fires, I thing are illegal until end of October (or may have been end Sept). Not quite on the beach old boy but more above the shoreline and...
by filippos
Wed Oct 17, 2018 5:17 pm
Forum: Flights Crete General & Late Deals
Topic: Winter Flights
Replies: 5
Views: 216

Re: Winter Flights

Remember it's not only sun in winter. There are many ski resorts in Europe. Carcassonne, for example has more than 40 ski resorts nearby. As for the number of UK expatriates in Crete this has been discussed on here previously. I can't remember the numbers now but not all who live here travel often t...
by filippos
Wed Oct 17, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: Flights Crete General & Late Deals
Topic: Winter Flights
Replies: 5
Views: 216

Re: Winter Flights

There are no carriers with direct flights during winter. If you want to use a single airline Crete/UK it's Aegean via Athens
by filippos
Wed Oct 17, 2018 1:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: When are small fires allowed again?
Replies: 10
Views: 421

Re: When are small fires allowed again?

BarryFromWatford wrote:I have been burning a small fire on the beach ......... When do fires become legal?
Not sure either way about fires on the beach being legal at anytime. Other fires, I thing are illegal until end of October (or may have been end Sept).
by filippos
Mon Oct 15, 2018 10:56 pm
Forum: Shops, Doctors, Professionals, Suppliers & Services
Topic: Experts in pool construction, service and repairs wanted
Replies: 3
Views: 226

Re: Experts in pool construction, service and repairs wanted

I haven't had personal experience of their pool work but friends have had them do pool repair work done by them and were completely satisfied. I'd suggest speaking to Andreas (a Greek Cypriot from Birmingham who, of course, is bilingual). I frequently see him at the gym.
by filippos
Mon Oct 15, 2018 12:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Polecats
Replies: 15
Views: 1053

Re: Polecats

Kamisiana wrote:Pine or beech marten see here.................
Sent you a PM.
by filippos
Sun Oct 14, 2018 9:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Carnival time
Replies: 5
Views: 323

Re: Carnival time

Sorry, Kathleen, re-reading my earlier response it was a bit poorly phrased. I didn't intend to imply any lack of your local knowledge; it was intended only as additional info for the original poster.
by filippos
Sun Oct 14, 2018 4:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Carnival time
Replies: 5
Views: 323

Re: Carnival time

Kathleen wrote:The big Rethymnon carnival parade is on Sunday 10th March in 2019. Sorry to say you will miss it in February.
Kathleen

There are other events in the week or so prior to the major carnival parade.
by filippos
Sun Oct 14, 2018 4:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Carnival time
Replies: 5
Views: 323

Re: Carnival time

There's more information on the main LiC site http://www.livingincrete.net/apokries.html
by filippos
Mon Oct 08, 2018 5:54 pm
Forum: Shops, Doctors, Professionals, Suppliers & Services
Topic: Medical Insurance
Replies: 9
Views: 376

Re: Medical Insurance

Until you are in receipt of your UK State Pension you won't be able to get treatment under the Greek State scheme (IKA as most people still refer to it). You might get some cover if you have EHIC cards but technically that is intended to provide for emergency cover for people on short stays although...
by filippos
Mon Oct 08, 2018 2:20 pm
Forum: For Sale and Wanted in Crete
Topic: Vinyl to Digital
Replies: 0
Views: 195

Vinyl to Digital

At last I've completed converting my old vinyl record and tape collection to digital which means I no longer need my faithful old Numark%20EZ USB turntable deck so it's on offer. It's in full working order with necessary cables, upgraded playing head/stylus and original documentation. Latest softwar...

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