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|Merry Christmas |
| DDs would like to wish all our customers & friends a very happy Christmas & A peaceful New Year . |
Thank you all for your support over the past year & we look forward to serving you all next year .
|Santa spotting |
| Somebody told me he was down the High Street yesterday but - I'm damned if I could see him.|
|Keith Richards |
| A belated happy birthday to Keith Richards who turned 70 yesterday. Considered by many musicians to be one of the worlds best rock guitarists, drug-free now for many years, married to the same wife for 20 years, composed man ... |
| Just came across this..........
Is it for real ?
http://hat4uk.wordpress.com/2013/12/18/greece-breaking-samaras-crete-energy-sellout-to-turks-confirmed-greek-debt-misery-continues-cyprus-find-announced/ ... |
|Thah she blows!! |
| I see in today's "Cyprus Daily" that oil drillers Noble Energy have discovered
Oil in Block 12 of the EEZ.
Looks like Cyprus is going to be an oil rich State after all - solving the debt problems in a few years.
I wonder ... |
|Gaia 'billion star surveyor' lifts off |
| .................... Europe has launched the Gaia satellite - one of the most ambitious space missions in history.........................................the first realistic picture of how our Milky Way galaxy is constructe ... |
|Merry Christmas |
| Merry Christmas to one and all. Thought you might like to see some of the cards I bought this year. Young Cypriot Uni Student painted 3 or 4 'local' theme pics and his mum sells the prints, cards and postcards of them in he ... |
| Why would any right thinking person shed a tear for the passing of this Low Life.
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2525663/BREAKING-NEWS-Great-Train-Robber-Ronnie-Biggs-dies-aged-84-years-ill-health.html ... |
|goats ??????????????? |
| amazing goats click the link
have seen similar in a dam near salerno but they didn't do so far up the dam wall
Bill ... |
|The pain in Spain falls mainly on............... |
| " Demolition risk for British-owned homes in Spain a 'substantial problem', says Foreign Office" |
" The UK Foreign Office has said the risk of British-owned properties in Spain being demolished for breaching local pla ...
|Space Oddity |
| The Chinese have a space program:|
"Britain is still giving China millions of pounds in aid even though the Communist superpower is so wealthy it has just sent a rocket to the moon.
Official figures seen by the D ...
|Sad - Famagusta Ghost City |
Came across this, thought I'd share it.
Chris ... |
|Must Watch Film |
| Just finished watching 100 degrees below Zero. :lol:
It has got to be the worst film ever made with the worst acting.
It is so bad, it is quite funny with all the mistakes and scenes that defy belief.
Yo ... |
|Casino resort |
| If the government gives the licence to one of the Vegas big boys, MGM/Harrahs resorts etc, on a you build we share the profits then it could be a massive boost to the country bringing in people from around the area......if o ... |
|Spain and France? Cyprus next? |
| This is potentially a bit worrying for 2nd home-owners / investors.
As far as I can tell it's to 'legitimize' self-letting and help the hotels
Any thoughts about whether this is likely to 'spread' here?
http://www.d ... |
|To Spurs |
| A few of us have been having a go at each other now for a long time.|
Lets have a Truce, start again. All of us.!!
No more name calling just because of a difference of opinion.
No one on ...
|Downer - which planet?? |
| Reading all the media reports about the failed discussions on the document declaring what the talks would consist of, makes one wonder what planet this aussie git is on!
The sooner they (UN) replace him with someone with a ... |
|Heart Tugging |
As both my son and his wife are totally deaf without speech, this video reall ... |
| How long is this great weather due to last for? I'm supposed to be going swimming in the Med on Xmas day! :? ... |
|Task and a half |
Chris ... |
| 2diffs wrote:Two nights ago the wind was pushing my 2.5 tonne boat uphill off the chocks on the trailer wheels, I ended up running out an anchor to my wall just in case it jumped the blocks and took off on a trip of it's ow ... |
|Is the CE Forum suffering from austerity measures? |
| They all popped up at once for me earlier today! ... |
| http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2522989/Kanye-West-subject-hilarious-open-letter-Ohio-police-chief.html ... |
|French Canadian teenager sings ' Elvis ' |
| This is spooky but incredible, 14 yr old French Canadian David Thibault sings 'Blue Christmas' impersonating Elvis.
http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2013/12/11/french-canadian-teen-covers-blue-christmas/ ... |
|Ho, ho, ho! Merry Christmas to all!!! |
| Mr Tibbs wrote:http://unlooker.com/airline-pulls-amazing-christmas-stunt-passengers/ Brilliant, bet the guy who asked for underwear, had asked for a Ferrari :lol: ... |
|Chinese moonshot |
| " China prepares to land on the moon |
China's Chang'e-3 lunar probe has moved closer to the Moon ahead of the first lunar landing in nearly 40 years"
|Troodos this morning |
| "I'm dreamin' of a white ....................................|
|Comet Ison |
| " Once in a lifetime galactic fireworks display due from Comet Ison |
Comet Ison, first spotted a year ago, is now visible to the naked eye and will continue to brighten as it hurtles toward the sun.................... ...
|Stormy weather in the next few days ? |
| It seems that we gonna experience some bad weather inthe next few days,rain,wind up to 60 km/h, and freezing temps (2-3 degrees nightime). It seems that a bad weather front streching all over east Europe,Turkey and part of M ... |
|Bygone Cyprus |
| Did anyone notice in picture no.10 all the cars were parked properly. :wink:
Good photo's though. ... |
|Sharing an Island |
| This is not new, but if you have an hour or so to spare, and fancy a look? Personally I think everyone on this Island should watch it.
Published on 20 Nov 2013
Six young Cypriots who have never met each other bef ... |
|Did you leave your brains at home. |
:roll: :cry: ... |
|Just interesting :) |
| Raquel Welch filming in Cyprus 1970.|
Ms. Cyprus 1960
|ISS Footage |
| A fascinating and beautiful compilation of video footage taken from the ISS orbit. Best seen in full screen. Look out for the comet!
Nice music too. :D
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/telegraphtv/goodtoshare/10499916/Sha ... |
|Should "Marine A" do life? |
| Perhaps this is in the wrong section but a wider membership will have their views I imagine. :? Anyway, there is a petition for those who believe he should be shown some leniency. Not that I think such things are a consi ... |
|Double rainbow and a bit of a third! |
| 1600 hrs: We have just had a magnificent double rainbow, very bright inner one, a paler one outside that but still complete and then just a hint of a very pale outer third one but not a complete arc. It sure is raining some ... |
|uk follows cyprus in scrapping tax discs |
so many people here questioned the 'don't display a road tax disc' decision in cyprus but it's the logical way to go in this digital age and finally the uk is to follow our e ... |
|Cyprus mail letter .... an interesting observation? |
| Challenge the Napoleons ………………..|
An interesting letter in the CM and it describes practices that those of us who have lived here for sometime are well aware of. It is all very well asking ex-pats to get involved to h ...
|wats on the top of ur xmas tree ????? |
well it made me laugh !!!!!!!!!!! ... |
| In late 2011 the group crackers (not hackers) Anonymous launched a denial of service attack on the toilet paper website which is part of the oill/Lycra/manufacturing domain of the secretive . The annual turnover of Koch Ind ... |
|Split Thread - Napa Hotels - Winter |
| Doesn't sound like Napa's very busy?
Can someone say what percentage of hotel bed's are available and how many businesses have stayed open to service all the Russian guests we were told were coming?
Is it any busier th ... |
|Amazing picture creation |
| Hey guys, just came across this, watch this video, it it is incredible what one can do with patience.
Enjoy. ... |
| I posted a thread about Driving Licences on here Yesterday Tuesday 3 December i was loooking forward to seeing some replies but it as been removed ??????????? WHY some of us are not on here every day, like others who seem t ... |
|Euro plummets |
| "Euro plummets as ECB mulls negative deposit rate |
European Central Bank policymakers reportedly discuss reducing the rate for lenders who deposit excess cash at the bank to -0.1pc, from zero, sending the euro down a ...
|You wouldnt do it in the uk so why do it here??? |
| I have lived in Cyprus for nearly 6 years and before that Spain for 4 years in the property industry. . It amazes me me that some people buy properties over the internet, never go and view the property and then send money AN ... |
|Who killed Yasser? |
| I think the Palestinians did it as he was well past his 'sell-by' date and they knew the world would blame the Israeli's who they knew would then deny it and blame the Palestinians for a 'false flag' who would deny it and pu ... |
|UK inches closer to EU exit? |
| The European Union Referendum Bill, will give UK citizens an “in-out” poll on Britain's membership of the EU in 2017.
Prime Minister David Cameron saw the legislation sail through the House of Commons yesterday – despite ... |
| No Palm trees!!!!!
The palm trees were imported from the USA and planted along the seafront back in 1922 ..... and it’s from them that the name of ‘Finikoudes’ originates. ... |
|Glasgow helicopter crash |
| My thoughts and condolences to the families of those who lost their lives
last night or were injured.
The last report I heard mentioned eight fatalities although that number
Well done to the emergency se ... |
|UK Pensioners Xmas Bonus |
| Someone was recently asking about when this is paid.
I got mine into the bank today (2nd Dec), £10 as per usual.
Geoff. ... |