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by Hippyboy
Sun Dec 25, 2011 12:56 am
Forum: Village Life - including Gardening, Agriculture, Flora and Fauna Advice
Topic: Villages NOT worth living in!
Replies: 90
Views: 42341

yankV8 , do you have moving statues ?
by Hippyboy
Sat Dec 24, 2011 12:26 pm
Forum: Congratulations, Celebrations and Commiserations
Topic: Merry Christmas & Happy New Year 2011/12
Replies: 55
Views: 57616

Season's Greetings , one and all , Cheers , Tim .
by Hippyboy
Sat Dec 24, 2011 12:24 pm
Forum: Media Coverage
Topic: BG worst place to buy property?
Replies: 45
Views: 22604

I'm sorry but I've got stick my oar in here . All this waffle about investors is a load of tosh ! People SPECULATED , just like the banks do , and many may have lost out : TUFF ! For those that wanted somewhere to live , they've probably done alright , assuming that they had their finances sorted . ...
by Hippyboy
Sat Dec 24, 2011 12:06 pm
Forum: Village Life - including Gardening, Agriculture, Flora and Fauna Advice
Topic: Snow in villages at Xmas..?
Replies: 43
Views: 20927

Well I could well do without the damned white stuff ! Very pretty to look at and all that , but I've already slipped over once on the way to the bus stop , and Veliko Turnovo is full of slippery slush ; Yuck! Gotta go shopping and not looking forward to it at all ; I would imagine that it will be ab...
by Hippyboy
Sat Dec 24, 2011 11:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: So this is Christmas.....
Replies: 34
Views: 9360

I grew up without a TV or any pets ; my mum didn't want them . When my Gran came to stay for Christmas we brought her ancient B&W TV with her , which was a bit of a novelty , although without a proper ariel the picture was pretty lousy . I think it was 1962 that we built a snowman that lasted for 2 ...
by Hippyboy
Fri Dec 23, 2011 9:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: So this is Christmas.....
Replies: 34
Views: 9360

Well , on the male singers Point I would mention Robert Plant and Paul Rodgers (who was probably the best ever vocalist ,but never got the recognition that he deserved) . Anyway , Chritmas , it was too cold for me to delve into the stocking before morning , even thoiugh I knew that the goodies were ...
by Hippyboy
Thu Dec 22, 2011 9:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: So this is Christmas.....
Replies: 34
Views: 9360

Simonita & Fredatinch , i don't want to be grumpy , I'm very happy to be cheerful , I just don't feel the need for some false reason to be so . Xmas got hijacked many years ago , since when its only been about selling loads of rubbish for people who can ill afford to buy it , to give to family and f...
by Hippyboy
Thu Dec 22, 2011 7:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Leaving the UK sinking ship
Replies: 215
Views: 65335

i never expected to get a pension , I've spent at least 17 years abroad during which time I haven't contributed , i don't deserve anything . I'll Survive , I always have ,thats the way it is . Tim .
by Hippyboy
Thu Dec 22, 2011 6:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: So this is Christmas.....
Replies: 34
Views: 9360

Sorry . but I really don't get it . I mean I like decorations and parties and stuff , but it doesn't actually mean anything to me . In theory its celebrating the birth 0f Christ , but apart from the fact that they switched the date to 'steal' a pagan festival day , most people have been swayed by co...
by Hippyboy
Sun Dec 18, 2011 7:20 pm
Forum: Banking/Currency/Insurance/Mortgages
Topic: Carlton-Browne of the F.O.may rescue you.
Replies: 57
Views: 26038

Firstly qwerty , Bulgaria isn't part of the Eurozone , just a wannabe , and secondly , according to the census , there aren't very many Brits living in Bulgaria . There are of course a fair few Brits living in France and Cyprus , and some in Italy , Greece and Ireland , and no doubt a smattering aro...

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