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Algarve Senior Bikers Ride to Almodovar 0 Cars, Bikes & Driving
Read about the latest journey ASB enjoyed right here: 
started by: Portugal Live-Team-865719 · last update: 1488207677 · posted: 1488207677
irish dancing classes Albufeira 0 Health, Fitness & Beauty
Hello! I am moving to Albufeira and plan to organize irish dancing classes there starting from mid May...
started by: Nataliya-irishdancer · last update: 1488192559 · posted: 1488192559
Removal costs 0 General
Hi,does anyone have a rough idea of the cost of moving the contents of a 2 bedroom house from Glasgow to La...
started by: laurac-594043 · last update: 1488130762 · posted: 1488130762
Reliable Car Service in Tavira? 0 Cars, Bikes & Driving
Recently moved to Tavira and seeking a good reliable car servicing /repair garage/workshop in Tavira - recommendati...
started by: TonyP-748832 · last update: 1488026352 · posted: 1488026352
Intermarche Lagos - extension and refurb 2 General
Can anybody help?  I have been trying to find out when the store reopens after the above.  I looked on...
started by: island55 · last update: 1487967618 · posted: 1487756973
Learning Portuguese? 0 General
I am currently learning Portuguese and after lessons for 1.5 years I would like to get in touch with anyone else le...
started by: deresand · last update: 1487592368 · posted: 1487592368
Cost of pool maintenance 2 Home & Garden
Can anyone give me an idea as to how much it would cost per month for pool and garden maintenance. Large pool an...
started by: smiley-996114 · last update: 1487588483 · posted: 1487529034
Laying a Lawn 1 Home & Garden
Can anyone give me an idea what it would cost to supply soil and seed for a garden lawn and to lay the seed in t...
started by: smiley-996114 · last update: 1487587617 · posted: 1487528824
Airport transfer disappointing 1 Cars, Bikes & Driving
January this year I invited my nephew to visit us in Lagos. We bought him a Greenbus ticket both ways. On the re...
started by: Adina-Jägbeck-873419 · last update: 1487586839 · posted: 1487522291
Hire of manual log splitter - Odiaxere 2 Home & Garden
Can anybody recommend a hire place for a manual log splitter in the Odiaxere area, please?Thanks in advan...
started by: island55 · last update: 1487089563 · posted: 1486915412
Walking group in Lagos? 2 Sport & Leisure
I am trying to find a walking group in Lagos.  I have looked in Portugal News but can find nothing showing ...
started by: island55 · last update: 1487089186 · posted: 1486918316
Aluminium Sliding Doors 1 General
Hi, any advice on replacing double glazed aluminium sliding doors? Any one recommend reliable supplier in Lagos
started by: FKELLY · last update: 1486825305 · posted: 1486752336
Van Hire 0 Cars, Bikes & Driving
I am looking to hire a van for one day in March to remove a small amount of furniture. Can anyone give me the nu...
started by: Tetford1 · last update: 1486738280 · posted: 1486738280
Car matriculation 10 Cars, Bikes & Driving
Wanted a good agent to matriculate a classic car.I don't have the time or contacts to do it myself.Have been let...
started by: Rob benafim · last update: 1486587962 · posted: 1486469820
Covonia Chesty Cough mixture 3 Health, Fitness & Beauty
Does anybody know if/where I can purchase the above in the Lagos/Luz area, please?Thanks in ad...
started by: island55 · last update: 1486486274 · posted: 1486112497
Recommendations please Electrician/Plumb... 1 Home & Garden
We are buying a house in the Alcantarilha are and will be needing a Builder/Plumber/Electrician, any recommendat...
started by: marlenemfr · last update: 1486421119 · posted: 1485858651
Autogas / LPG Expert in Algarve 2 Cars, Bikes & Driving
Hello.I am looking for a British Garrage with Autogas / LPG experience or one with at least an english sp...
started by: pauldh18 · last update: 1486407802 · posted: 1484819949
TV/Internet/Phone Packages in Portugal 4 Home & Garden
Hi, We are setting up home here in the Algarve and are looking for the best way of getting TV, Internet and phon...
started by: marlenemfr · last update: 1486407600 · posted: 1486037889
Six Nations Rugby 0 Sport & Leisure
Hi,We're visiting the Algarve next week for a few weeks and wondering if anyone knows where we can watch ...
started by: Rosie1-548987 · last update: 1486232966 · posted: 1486232966
Hello    Could anyone tell me  the directions to the  Loule car boot sale on fir...
started by: kevin frame · last update: 1486130579 · posted: 1486130579
English speaking conveyancing solicitor 7 Financial & Legal
Hi!  We are planning to purchase an apartment in Lagos soon and are looking for an English speaking solicit...
started by: wendy1965 · last update: 1486062316 · posted: 1485073075
Customer Service Work at Home and Work P... 0 General
Hello, everyone!I am a U.S. citizen recently arrived for my 2nd time in the Algarve (Lagos area) and have...
started by: Amber -Adams-892285 · last update: 1485955303 · posted: 1485955303
Demolition costs 0 Home & Garden
We are in the process of buying a property but the survey says that it needs demolishing - either completely, or...
started by: Amy-Grace-872671 · last update: 1485855712 · posted: 1485855712
Algarve Senior Bikers First 2017 Ride 0 Cars, Bikes & Driving
An article from David Shirley with photos by J...
started by: Portugal Live-Team-865719 · last update: 1485719351 · posted: 1485719351
Babbel language offer 24 Jan 2017. 3 General
Just clarified the Babbel language tuition promotion sent via AngloInfo subscribe today. Babbel are offering a year...
started by: Vortmix · last update: 1485381655 · posted: 1485281160
How To Order Coffee 4 Food & Drink
Can anybody tell me how I order a coffee (like I would get in UK) i.e. hot coffee with cold milk and in a large ...
started by: Tomohawk-750355 · last update: 1485381162 · posted: 1485196544
One man and his dog raise over €1,500 0 General
A great article has just been published on Algarve Live about Colin MacBean and his pal Roly. Head over to read ...
started by: DGD · last update: 1485337894 · posted: 1485337894
property management 4 General
Hi we are considering renting out our apartment and wondered whether anyone could recommend any companies who do...
started by: Karen -Pidcock-891126 · last update: 1484845993 · posted: 1484562952
Kindle Publishing 0 General
Can anybody help please?  I have been asked to upload a technical manual (in English), with quite a large n...
started by: island55 · last update: 1484844036 · posted: 1484844036
Moving from France. 3 General
We are seriously considering moving from France, we would like to speak directly to anyone who has lived in Port...
started by: janet-538336 · last update: 1484398548 · posted: 1483549208
Uploading content to Kindle for publishi... 2 General
Hi - I have agreed to upload text and graphics to Kindle Publisher for a friend.  I have downloaded the ins...
started by: island55 · last update: 1484209413 · posted: 1484147480
UPDATE – WW1 Portuguese National Cemet... 0 General
A new article with an update about the Portuguese ...
started by: Portugal Live-Team-865719 · last update: 1484171916 · posted: 1484171916
Recommendations for plumber in the Odiax... 2 Home & Garden
Could anybody give me a personal recommendation for the above, please?  Possible simple plumbing job to ins...
started by: island55 · last update: 1484126968 · posted: 1484058794
started by: Lisa-Symonds-890739 · last update: 1484064091 · posted: 1484064091
lower power shower head 0 Home & Garden
hi all i am looking to buy a shower head that increases its power , working off of a low pressure water .
started by: aylesbury · last update: 1483963543 · posted: 1483963543
Car hire 3 Cars, Bikes & Driving
Hi, we are looking to hire a medium sized car for a month mid Feb to mid March with a pick up in Tavira. 
started by: Rosie1-548987 · last update: 1483481195 · posted: 1483365126
Holiday accommodation wanted January 201... 0 General
Villa/bungalow holiday accommodation required 2nd week January, possibly 1 to 2 months rental  We are OAPs com...
started by: mumacas · last update: 1483020569 · posted: 1483020569
UK Reg cars needed 0 Cars, Bikes & Driving
Hi everyone, does anyone know of any UK reg cars for sale? I sell used parts and need a few cars to dismantle.An...
started by: john hancock-753833 · last update: 1482957227 · posted: 1482957227
Algarve Senior Bikers raise over 1000 Eu... 0 General
Algarve Senior Bikers held their Christmas Charity Lunch at Fatacil Restaurant in Lagoa and showe...
started by: Portugal Live-Team-865719 · last update: 1482878787 · posted: 1482878787
Repair of old shutters 3 Home & Garden
Hi there, does anyone know someone English-speaking who can fix old shutters? The mechanism seems to be jammed u...
started by: Daffodil85 · last update: 1482874707 · posted: 1482497077
Buying televion in Algarve. 2 Home & Garden
I don't know if anyone else has had this problem with Radio Popular" I bought a small television under a year ag...
started by: richtheexplumber · last update: 1482316444 · posted: 1481744844
Sickpay 1 Financial & Legal
Can anyone tell me about employee rights on a full time contract if they are off sick?Do you get the same...
started by: mistygirl · last update: 1481801009 · posted: 1481707773
Mum wanting to meet other Mums with babi... 0 Families & Kids
Hi, living in Sao Bras de Alportel with my 22 month old and would love to meet up with any other expats with kid...
started by: charlieb-10050009 · last update: 1481621980 · posted: 1481621980
Age Concern Portugal website 2 General
I understand there is an Age Concern Spain website but I cannot find one for Portugal. Can anybody help, please?...
started by: island55 · last update: 1481562981 · posted: 1481497222
Irish Music Sessions in or near Lagos? 3 Entertainment
Hi - I'm hoping to find some Irish music sessions in or near Lagos from Mid-January to Mid-February.  I pla...
started by: island55 · last update: 1481496483 · posted: 1480579622
bathroom fitter/plumber 2 Home & Garden
Hi, can anyone recommend a good reliable plumber/ bathroom fitter we are in the armacao de pera area.
started by: rosewine · last update: 1480438268 · posted: 1479924566
British power ot attorney 3 Financial & Legal
Hi, I am in the unenviable position of having a partner who has Lewy Body Dementia. We have a proprty in Potugal...
started by: homekey24 · last update: 1480423547 · posted: 1479943058
Algarve Senior Bikers Reach New Heights 0 Cars, Bikes & Driving
A new article and photos has just been published about the latest ride. Read all about it and see some great pho...
started by: Portugal Live-Team-865719 · last update: 1480090820 · posted: 1480090820
Driving back to the UK? 1 General
Hi. I'm back in the UK for a while, but have a couple of valuable guitars and a camera in Loule that I'm anxious...
started by: Nick-Carus-878559 · last update: 1480018468 · posted: 1479769449
Music and Festivals 1 Entertainment
I'm heading to Albufeira for the per...
started by: Mark-Rigby-854990 · last update: 1479833194 · posted: 1479649087