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wild garlic 1 Food & Drink
does anyone know where you can find wild garlic in the gers?, thanks
started by: fenderjb-615654 · last update: 1490814647 · posted: 1490715577
Bacon By The Box 0 Food & Drink
I recently had a nice chat with Donal O'Leary who is one of the chaps involved in the 'fresh meat home delivery ...
started by: Crosbie-616759 · last update: 1490717549 · posted: 1490717425
commercial photocopier leasing 0 General
Dear all, is anybody aware of a French company that offers commercial photocopier leasing?It doesn't have...
started by: wranger · last update: 1490642033 · posted: 1490642033
bread/food baskets with hinged muslin co... 1 General
Hi.  I am looking for the lady (I think her name is Marguerite) who sells bread baskets with hinged muslin ...
started by: Whatever-611616 · last update: 1490634038 · posted: 1490433631
Long term car parking Toulouse/car purch... 0 General
We are fed up with paying extortionate car hire prices (plus cost of car seat hire) when coming over to our Fren...
started by: Hetti-Afolami-895673 · last update: 1490043795 · posted: 1490043795
VPN installation 3 General
Hi there, Before I jump off a bridge...... can anyone show me how to install [Cyberghost vpn] on my Andro...
started by: Deltaron · last update: 1489965146 · posted: 1489675285
Trench digging? 3 Home & Garden
I am looking for someone to dig a trench for us. We are near Boulogne-sur-Gesse (31350)The trench needs t...
started by: Diane-Neale-894322 · last update: 1489867290 · posted: 1488232202
Horse Poo 0 Home & Garden
Looking for someone who keeps horses and has a pile of horse manure they'd like to get rid of as we need some fo...
started by: mightywhite · last update: 1489392588 · posted: 1489392588
Processionary Caterpillars :( 0 General
Hi everyone this is just a little heads up, my dog and I have just returned home from our walk through Puntous a...
started by: cosmos65 · last update: 1489333991 · posted: 1489333991
installing phone and internet connection... 1 Home & Garden
I need a phoneline and internet connection. Ive researched various providers and am still confused. Am I ...
started by: Minimus-616013 · last update: 1489172403 · posted: 1489154051
housesitting 1 Home & Garden
i am moving onto the area and would like to offer housesitting or teaching English to young children what is the...
started by: Ann-Roberts-873308 · last update: 1488975409 · posted: 1488927054
Charity bike ride 0 Cars, Bikes & Driving
We have organised a charity bike ride,  'Le Tour LSCR',  from Thermes Magnoac (65230) to Oxford to rai...
started by: greybiros-609961 · last update: 1488713295 · posted: 1488713295
Satellite broadband 2 Home & Garden
Hello there does anyone have advice on using satellite broadband for internet here in Midi Pyrenees please?...
started by: cardoon-609678 · last update: 1488635310 · posted: 1488031335
Dog insurance 0 Pets & Animals
My husband and I will be living in France for 6 months (then travelling on for a further 6 months) with our dog ...
started by: Julia-Lloyd-894147 · last update: 1488034855 · posted: 1488034855
Cat with replaced knee ligament - advice... 2 Pets & Animals
started by: rainbow-614470 · last update: 1487973717 · posted: 1486582144
Central Heating - Boiler Replacement 5 Home & Garden
started by: Andrew-Large-891576 · last update: 1487876947 · posted: 1487701772
Satellite Dish Adjustment 1 General
Very quick job needed to re-adjust due to the bad weather a few days. Near Caillavet [Vic-Fezensac]. On a drive-...
started by: Deltaron · last update: 1487839178 · posted: 1487765448
Adding speech recognition to my website 0 General
Hi all,How do I add the speech recognition code to my 1&1 website.[where do I find the cor...
started by: Deltaron · last update: 1487677070 · posted: 1487677070
Kindle Unlimited 0 General
From a practical, and potentially economic point of view itwould ma...
started by: Whatever-611616 · last update: 1487612441 · posted: 1487612441
Freestanding log burners-views on qualit... 8 General
Hi all,We are proposing to install a new new freestanding coloured enameled wood burning stove, with a...
started by: Whatever-611616 · last update: 1487442440 · posted: 1486057163
Anyone heard of better/more stupid or genuinely good/sensible reasons British expats, liv...
started by: franc-10064342 · last update: 1487408023 · posted: 1485609693
Permissions needed for kids to travel wi... 9 Families & Kids
My 5 year old daughter needs to travel to England for a weekend with an adult who is not her legal guardian (a v...
started by: Grace-Barbic-893445 · last update: 1487333586 · posted: 1487234872
Android tv box 7 General
started by: Deltaron · last update: 1487092942 · posted: 1487018685
Plasterer needed - recommendations pleas... 7 General
Hi all,Any recommedations for a plasterer within about a max. of 30kms. from Vic Fezensac (32)? Involves ...
started by: Whatever-611616 · last update: 1487073989 · posted: 1486653505
Recommendations for builder 1 General
Hi Looking for a builder to give devi and or advice on a structual problem on a house we are looking...
started by: steelboy · last update: 1486286388 · posted: 1485542787
Long Term Rental Required 1 General
We are ...
started by: Lost in France-883750 · last update: 1486152813 · posted: 1486058323
Expat community near Beaumonte de Lomagn... 4 General
Ahead of any lonely winters, does anyone know if there are any groups where we could integrate into the communit...
started by: janemurf-462991 · last update: 1485866881 · posted: 1485505890
Accessing healthcare in France 3 Health, Fitness & Beauty
Does anyone know the answer to this one please? I am 62 years old, full time resident in France. My EHIC card wo...
started by: Stephensurciel · last update: 1485866851 · posted: 1484737722
Opening an English bank account 5 Financial & Legal
Hi, i know this subject has been dicussed here before but i cannot find it. Which banks will let you open an ord...
started by: Steptoes Son · last update: 1485544218 · posted: 1485184097
Pre fab or alternative low cost building... 2 Home & Garden
Hello I want to build a house in Les Angles, nothing too fancy just a tidy holiday home but cannot find anyone w...
started by: bradsurf · last update: 1485520592 · posted: 1484820022
Cost of living - Beaumente de lomagne 0 Food & Drink
We are seriously considering a couples position in this region of Gascony.    Presently here in Spain ...
started by: janemurf-462991 · last update: 1485505670 · posted: 1485505670
Retiring to France 1 Home & Garden
After several years we have decided to retire to France. Rather than buying a house we should very much like to ...
started by: RichandJude · last update: 1485435338 · posted: 1484997776
Moving to France advice 7 Families & Kids
Hi All after reading another thread from a few years ago i am a little reluctant to ask similar questions that t...
started by: vanessa-andrews-891643 · last update: 1485424475 · posted: 1485173857
English speaking school in Biarritz - Sa... 0 Families & Kids
Hello All!I know there is a Montessori school offering English classes but I am looking for mo...
started by: Anne-Lise-Chaber-891869 · last update: 1485414360 · posted: 1485414360
Purchase of French vehicle for travellin... 5 Cars, Bikes & Driving
We are travelling Europe for a year and starting next week in France. Am looking to buy a vehicle for the year p...
started by: Christine-Eastlake-891588 · last update: 1485279780 · posted: 1485193285
English hairdresser in the Gers 0 General
I have seen numerous posts looking for a English hairdresser in the midi Pyrenees , so I hope this is useful to ...
started by: two cats · last update: 1485182762 · posted: 1485182762
Chimney 2 General
Greetings one and all,we have a little question regarding our chimney we think maybe has seen better days...
started by: cosmos65 · last update: 1485022884 · posted: 1484578669
Bed & breakfasts in the Pyrenees, for sk... 2 General
Good evening.My husband and I are looking into a career change, we are looking for advice, good or...
started by: weebs · last update: 1484947637 · posted: 1484424279
Problem with form S1 and younger spouse 2 General
My husband recently became 65 and had his UK State pension paid, along with a form S1 to claim health cover here...
started by: Goodwins-612056 · last update: 1484819171 · posted: 1484745435
Wood for woodburner 1 Home & Garden
We badly need a top up of dry wood ready to burn but our local supplier has run out. We would need it delivered ...
started by: albany-600358 · last update: 1484573500 · posted: 1484482359
Problem wit iMac 1 General
The screen on my iMac keeps going blank . A y experts out there or any reccomendations for professional help?
started by: Polochon-605901 · last update: 1484384641 · posted: 1484376593
12 BORE SHOTGUN 2 General
Has any one had experience of selling a 12 bore shotgun here in France? If so I would be interested in hear...
started by: franc-10064342 · last update: 1484315410 · posted: 1484224047
Long Term Rental Required 1 Home & Garden
We are seeking a 3 bedroom house preferably detached with dry secure storage (garage/outbuilding) for long term ...
started by: Lost in France-883750 · last update: 1484151467 · posted: 1483474748
Compulsory Equipment 4 Cars, Bikes & Driving
Swotting up on my Insurance and what equipment was required in my car when driving in France - amongst everythin...
started by: Alan Longland-599034 · last update: 1483543861 · posted: 1483462054
Money exchange St Gaudens 10 Financial & Legal
Is there anywhere in St Gaudens that will exchange sterling cash for euros cash at a better rate than the local ...
started by: jodie-609942 · last update: 1483269801 · posted: 1483029801
DVD RECORDER wanted 6 General
Hi all,I am looking for a pre-owned DVD RECORDER (not just a player).With or without Freeview (pre...
started by: Whatever-611616 · last update: 1483211942 · posted: 1482860851
Firewood wanted - St Mont area 3 General
Where can my friends (who live nr St Mont)  buy some firewood please?  Thanks!
started by: supersec-611519 · last update: 1482997220 · posted: 1482344531
Widget Code Needed 4 General
Can anyone suggest a free translation language widget code [ HTLM ] for a website.
started by: Deltaron · last update: 1482920604 · posted: 1482835842
SKI REPORTS 1 Sport & Leisure
Could anyone who has been skiing in the Pyrenees recently please post their report on the snow conditions? Is an...
started by: Rucher · last update: 1482746120 · posted: 1482673387
Woeful 1 General
started by: tomcolclough · last update: 1482239213 · posted: 1482179023