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Giving holidaymakers keys to pool enclosure

There have been some complaints in the past that the owners who rent out in this block do not supply the holidaymakers with a key to get into the pool area.
A local driver solved that problem - no keys will be required ...



Gordon Ramsey coming to Cyprus

Just seen this link on Cyprus Living, they are looking for failing Expat establishments to film..if you have ever seen Kitchen nightmares series, you will know what the show will be like. http://www.channel4.com/programmes/ ...

Barraco Barmer...good sport

Cant wait for Zach to interview Kim Jung-un http://www.funnyordie.com/videos/18e820ec3f/between-two-ferns-with-zach-galifianakis-president-barack-obama ...

Bob Crow dies at 52

Well, there's a turn up for the books. what a lottery life is. :(
"General secretary of the Rail Maritime and Transport union Bob Crow has died.
The 52-year-old is believed to have suffered a heart attack and d ...

Bob Crow dies

Bob Crow has died,i dont think many Londoners will mourn him. ...

The most original flashmob I've seen

The Grand March from Aida https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UwHh4b3xIuE Who'd have thunk a hairy biker would have been a musician! ...

Complaint about the Cyprus roads

Watch this little video (it's actually just 3 minutes) and n-e-v-e-r again!
http://www.20min.ch/ro/videotv/?vid=339276
. ...

Recommendations - Split from property management topic

Be careful. Some of the recommendations above appear very much like adverts. You may well have your postings removed (speaking from personal experience). ...





Poll:UK justice

Dedicated to the spirit of Byker's recent post.
I thought - given the recent furore about the fate of marine Sgt Alexander Blackman a related poll about the UK justice system might be illuminating (or not).
Alex ...

Fifteen minutes of fame.

Brilliant http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2575436/Dumb-Britain-Beautician-laughs-Twitter-storm-mistakenly-spelling-Barack-Obama-Barraco-Barner-sparks-inevitable-parody-accounts.html :lol: :lol: ...

Funny at the Time.

This reminds me of an incident I saw many years ago....We were sitting in a wimpy bar in southgate, and there was a giant puddle in the road...most drivers were slowing down to avoid drenching the pedestrians, along come two ...

Oscar time - a new low?


Making jokes and profit from the tragic death of a young woman - is this a new low?
Pleased to see a has (so far) reached 120,000+ in two days. ...

Wonder if anybody interested in this?

http://www.dailydealscy.com/Famagusta/?cid=7&id=2376
Always glad to be of help!! :wink: ...

Historic Cyprus - as it was in 1952, now in HD!

I have uploaded a 10 min video slide view of photos I took in 1952. I have now deleted all the 480p versions and replaced it by this 720p version. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nap-Dx8P8wk Enjoy seeing Cyprus in th ...

Pancake day

This will do me....with Maple syrup on the top. http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/food-and-drink/recipes/bacon-strip-pancakes-recipe-pancake-day-will-never-be-the-same-again-9167816.html ...



Anybody recognise this logo?

Helping a friend in a quiz again. Does anyone recognise this logo?
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Quilt Cover sizes?

Hi - I'm just trying to furnish my 2-bed apartment in Mazotos. Probably a silly question but I bought duvets when I was over there but was going to take the bed linen from the UK. The duvets I bought are 220cm x 240cm and ...

Ship Extension

I wish I could get these guys around to paint my wooden fences.
http://www.liveleak.com/ll_embed?f=4627a8984ac8
. ...

Free Marine A

There is an e-petition trying to get justice (release hopefully) for Royal Marine Sergeant Alexander Blackman. http://epetitions.direct.gov.uk/petitions/56810 ...

What is rich?

Byker wrote:Just before Xmas I met somebody who had just spent €28 MILLION on renovating his property near Monte Carlo...Now that's what I call rich. :shock:
True! :lol:
Certainly "millions" is rich but would ...

HAPPY SAINT DAVIDS DAY

A very happy day to all Welsh ex pats.
Vee [its me] ...

Message for the Ministers!!!!

Beware the Ides of March. Why does that sound familiar? ...



Aurora Borealis over the UK

A picture sent to me by a relative of the night sky over NE Scotland taken last night:
...

Lee Rigbys killers sentenced

Michael Adebolajo and Michael Adebowale have been sentenced to life in prison for the murder of Fusilier Lee Rigby, with Adebolajo given a whole life tariff meaning he will never be released and Adebowale a minimum of 45 yea ...

Naval activity in Limassol Port

I have noticed a lot of naval vessels of various sizes, going into and out of Limassol New Port in the last week or so. Half a dozen at least. Is something brewing? ...

Round the island walk

Today five people set off to walk around this wonderful island in aid of Cyprus Alzheimers Association and the Cyprus Anti cancer association. They gathered at Paralimni town hall to set off at 08.30 am. along with about 12 ...

The smell of pine affects climate change??

I saw the headline - and thought perhaps I'd been in a coma and it was really April 1st.
But it isn't, I hadn't been, and apparently the scientists say it's true...
http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-263 ...

Why is it always a fight

As I put up on the boot room we are sadly having after 6 yrs return home. After my wifes mum died about 15 yrs ago her brother John who has Downs Syndrome & severe learning difficulties came to live with us.
His F ...

Not bad reading.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/financialcrisis/10655816/Stoic-Cyprus-back-from-the-dead-after-banking-collapse.html ...



Arizona may not sell to gay people

Just read an article in the DT saying that Arizona has passed a law allowing shopkeepers to refuse to serve gay people. Just imagine if they passed that law in Brighton! ...

Birth of the "Louisville Lip"

A scary 50 years ago today. Something the world had never seen before. A heavyweight boxer with cheeky humour, wit and verve - who could move around the ring like a dancer. I'm glad I got to see him at his best and susp ...

A glimmer of hope in the fight against Cancer

Hi all,
I saw this article today and was pleased to see some good news in
the fight against this disease - albeit that it is still at the early stages:
Amazing scans show how cancer patient's 70 lethal tum ...

Goodbye to the Ukrainian cyclists?

Every day in Larnaca I have the pleasure of seeing pretty young lady cyclists in professional cycling gear with "Ukraine" printed on it. Now the fighting is over, does that mean they will all go back now? Pity :cry: ...

Welcome to Cyprus !!!!!!

Riots and fighting in nicosia from AHK Cyta striking ... Dont the Locals think that the time has come for their silly high wages have to stop and these companys have to be privatized The bubble has burst and times ha ...

UK "Whole Life" term judgment

"Court of Appeal upholds principle of whole-life prison terms. ...................................The ruling will impact on a number of sentencing hearings, including that of Lee Rigby's killers Michael Adebolajo and Micha ...

Spring clean for grouting

Saw this and as I have seen many a post wanting to know what to use for cleaning grouting, I thought I would share it. 7 cups water, 1/2 cup baking soda, 1/3 cup lemon juice and 1/4 cup vinegar - put in a spray b ...





Would You!!!

Restores your faith in People http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2564010/Would-YOU-offer-help-child-freezing-street-Hidden-cameras-capture-reactions-people-faced-dilemma-did-warm-heart.html ...

Ten Year Lookback

Coincidentally it was exactly 10 years ago this week that my builder started to turn what was a big hole in the ground into our current home. We took it over 10 months later. Yes, my, how the time has flown. :shock: ...

Article: Cyprus gas bonanza - and Turkey

" Gas bonanza for Cyprus hostage to strategic battle with Turkey
Officials say there may be as much as 60 trillion cubic feet of natural gas in Cypriot waters, enough to turn the 1.1m islanders into the "Norwegians" ...

Cell phones .... health warning!

Byker wrote: ProVox wrote:These drones are getting dangerous ........
Why don’t they just give the phone a ring and tell the person who answers “ This is the US Military, we have you under drone surveillance and unles ...

Mosquito trap

I have copied this from a friend. Worth a try. WITH WARMER WEATHER COMES MOSQUITO'S! WITH SUMMER APPROACHING I THOUGHT I'D SHARE THIS. Here is a homemade trap to help keep you and the kiddies from being a blood dono ...

Nespreso or Tassimo or Dolce Gusto (nescafe)

Need some coffee help here at the coffee chat Which is your favorite coffee capsule and what drinks do you usually make. Also what machine (brand,model) do you use? What do you recommend ? ...

CYTA office on friday 14.02.2014


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Courts can amend foreign currency loans

Courts can amend foreign currency loans
Advocate General Niels Wahl of the EU Court of Justice has advised that national courts can force banks to replace unfair contract terms for customers holding foreign-currency lo ...

Valentines, and nothing says "I Love You" like....

Stinky breath, apparently! I took my wife away for a couple of nights, as I do every year, to celebrate Valentines Day (you old romantic fool Woody, I hear you cry! :oops: ) and we stayed at a very nice 'boutique' style ...

BORED

Oh, to be in Cyprus, :cry: the weather here in the lakes has been crap since xmas. Had nowt better to do so i started going through my photos, binning some as i went, didn't realise i had so many taken in Cyprus. To break my ...

UK Flooding

Hi All, Thankfully we haven't been hit by the floods but there seems to be no respite for those who have been struggling with it for weeks. At times it almost seems like another country when you look at the news reports ...

You couldnt make it up

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2558461/Rampant-lunacy-Council-pays-40-000-fit-10-level-60m-eyesore-home-disabled-girl-needed-simple-ramp.html :shock: ...

Valentines: Hell hath no fury

"A bitter single man has sabotaged Valentine’s Day for film-loving couples in Shanghai by deliberately booking every other seat at one of the city’s cinemas to stop them sitting together."

http://www.telegraph ...

St Valentines Day

Happy St Valentines day to all you loving lovers out there. Hope you all have a lovely day and night. :) ...


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