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Posted by Cheesefan
Created: 9 months ago

Can anyone recommend a good company to convert my roof into a sun deck ? I know the sun part is optimistic....but I would like to start a rooftop garden and at least there will be lots of water ! ...

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Posted by Footinmouth
Created: 2 years ago

Honestly, do you get used to it. We are used to more heat and more sun. this cold and rain is driving us crazy.  Got any tips on how to survive please ?? ...

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Posted by patty-549001
Created: 2 years ago - Last reply: 3 months ago

A new campaign group has recently formed in the UK called WASPI (Women Against State Pension Inequality Campaign) to "seek fair transitional arrangements for all women born on or after 6th April 1951 who have unfairly borne the burden of the increase to the State Pension Age (SPA). Hundreds of thousands of women have had significant changes imposed on them with a lack of appropriate notification. The 1995 Conservativ...

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Posted by Ethan-835616
Created: 2 years ago - Last reply: 3 months ago

Is there anywhere I can find out where and when Christmas Markets are on in the Netherlands, I have friends coming over and want to plan their trip for hen the markets are on. ...

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Posted by Admin-834381
Created: 2 years ago

Are you holding an event in the Amsterdam region that you would like AngloInfo to include in the What's On section on this site?  You can now submit it here http://amsterdam.angloinfo.com/whatson/newevent/ ...

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Posted by burnleywood
Created: 2 years ago - Last reply: 3 months ago

https://www.change.org/p/rt-hon-david-cameron-mp-give-us-our-votes-back-let-all-british-citizens-living-in-the-eu-vote-in-the-eu-referendum-5ee96db1-c272-49b3-a0cc-b0baac66ccbc?tk=7Mu6QtRCuHRPyOXa9AITqw84SjHA4-ZxtF_bVuEjM_U&utm_medium=email&utm_source=signature_receipt&utm_campaign=new_signature ...

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Posted by gaia-835697
Created: 2 years ago - Last reply: 3 months ago

Has anyone taken the plunge and upgraded to Windows 10 yet? If so, what do you think of it and have you come across any compatibility problems. I'm thinking in particular of printers etc. I run an old Epson printer which I love and do not want to have to replace. I downloaded drivers for Windows 8 but so far haven't seen any updates for Windows 10. I don't have a problem with Windows 8 and I'm in two minds whether ...

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Posted by Holly-778660
Created: 2 years ago - Last reply: 3 months ago

Can anyone recommend a haulage company to move my household effects back to the UK from Utrecht?  I don't have a huge amount and was thinking of 'sharing' space on a van to the UK. Thanks in advance :-) ...

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Posted by Chandler-835614
Created: 2 years ago - Last reply: 3 months ago

It is a real tragedy, however whilst nobody was hurt acording to the Dutch News, a dog was killed which is probably a much loved pet of one of the owners of the properties that was demolished when the crane came down.  They now say that this type of crane should never have been used - so why was it?  Was money a factor in this?  ...

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Posted by mollymay-507973
Created: 2 years ago - Last reply: 3 months ago

Hi ,My daughter is staring a new job in amsterdam in October .. What kind of insurances are nesercery and what kind of prices will they be ,please ? we are assuming health insurance but one of her friends has said that travel insurance is nesercery , is this right ? .. She is also looking for a house share in the Haarlem area if anyone knows of any good agents to use . Any other info will be greatly apprieciated . ...

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