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Posted by andrew
Created: 1 month ago

How to start? Can anyone help me as i consider leaving full-time employment the UK and relocate to the region. I am looking to buying a small semi rural farmhouse and running a small guesthouse in Summer 2020. I am asking to chat with those that have already taken this path to discuss "things i should consider". Specifically locations i should consider and avoid; business viability, pros and cons of moving from stabi...

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Posted by Field18
Created: 2 months ago

Hello, is anyone viewing this site. I was going to ask about things going on in St Amand Montrond area but no point if it takes a year to get a response. ...

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Posted by Paul-FPT
Created: 2 years ago - Last reply: 2 months ago

Hi, do any of you good folks know of someone who will make 3 bespoke windows for me? I would like them non-opening and to include double glazing am near to Montmorillon. ...

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Posted by Kate Eardley-330553
Created: 2 years ago - Last reply: 2 months ago

I am looking for a new home for my connemara x thoroughbred mare. She is 20 years old and was a show jumping pony. There is no reason why she couldn't return to be ridden by an experienced competent rider. She would make a lovely companion to another horse/donkey. She is very affectionate and always the first to greet you at the gate.  ...

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Posted by Madge
Created: 1 year ago - Last reply: 2 months ago

For those of you travelling to Calais in the near future... Protesters near Calais have blocked the A16 so access to the Calais port/Eurotunnel is very limited today (Monday 5 Sept 2016). The protesters are demanding that the French government set a date by which "The Jungle" camp in Calais will be dismantled and cleared, and vow to protest until a date is set, so it's unknown at the moment when it will be called off...

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Posted by Red Munk
Created: 2 years ago - Last reply: 2 months ago

I was only planning to be in France till the Summer, but an opportunity has come up to stay longer. My MOT is due, and it would cost £300 at least just to drive it back to Britain to be MOTed. Does anyone know if I could just get a Control Technique instead? I don't want to import the vehicle to France. I'd like to keep it registered in Britain - UK Road Tax and Insurance registered to my UK Address. Would that be va...

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Posted by Dave W-839
Created: 1 year ago

No one seems to know yet what Brexit actually means, least of all the British Government, however this link provides some clues as to how British expats may be affected. http://www.ecfr.eu/page/-/ECFR_176_-_HOW_BREXIT_COULD_HURT_EXPATS.pdf ...

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Posted by Madge
Created: 1 year ago

We've received a lot of enquiries about this the Brexit referendum so we thought we'd draw your attention to our How To on this very topic: https://www.angloinfo.com/centre/how-to/page/centre-moving-residency-french-citizenship Madge ...

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Posted by bertie41
Created: 2 years ago - Last reply: 2 months ago

Hello,does anyone know if an Obudsman exists in France for mobile phone contract provider please? I have tried la defense de consumateur, but this is taking the provider to court for which there is a charge. ...

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Posted by beast
Created: 2 years ago

Its been suggested that i join this association, does anyone know how you go about this, how do you pay taxes if  join, etc  ...

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