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by kieronf
March 26th, 2020, 3:11 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: IPTV Boxes - are they still a thing?
Replies: 33
Views: 3466

Re: IPTV Boxes - are they still a thing?

I have to question the idea that any "streaming" is illegal. The setup I use simply sends me the stuff I am already paying for by subscription in UK. My Virgin package includes Sky, netflix iPlayer YouTube etc. My internet is delivered in menorca by line-of sight and currently runs about 12-14mb. T...
by kieronf
March 21st, 2020, 2:45 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 10
Views: 879

Re: Coronavirus

Three new cases reported overnight bringing the official total to 15 - "In Menorca there have been three new cases of coronavirus affected in the last few hours and there are currently seven people admitted to the Mateu Orfila Hospital , one of whom is in the ICU, where he remains stable within grav...
by kieronf
March 20th, 2020, 4:35 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Shop report
Replies: 2
Views: 118

Shop report

Rather than have a wasted journey when you need something, perhaps it might be an idea to have a 'sticky' shop report to highlight stock levels and how busy/quiet particular shops are. Lidl, Mahon 3pm. Plenty of everything, gloves supplied at the door, staff wearing masks and gloves. Extremely quiet...
by kieronf
March 20th, 2020, 1:54 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 10
Views: 879

Re: Coronavirus

The maths doesn't seem to be adding up - there is one new reported case since yesterday (when the reported total was nine) yet today's official bulletin suggests there are now twelve cases on the island - 'Menorca has reached twelve positive cases for coronavirus this Friday, after a new case has be...
by kieronf
March 18th, 2020, 6:14 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 10
Views: 879

Re: Coronavirus

One more new case announced by officials today - A new case of coronavirus diagnosed in Menorca in 24 hours entered the Mateu Orfila, bringing the number of people infected on the Island to nine . This was announced at noon on Wednesday by the spokesman of the Balearic Government's coronavirus monit...
by kieronf
March 13th, 2020, 4:21 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 10
Views: 879

Re: Coronavirus

With all the media coverage of the current epidemic, I thought it would be helpful to post some information on how the virus is currently being managed in Menorca. There are currently three cases on the island and the background to there contagion is detailed in this article... https://www.menorca....
by kieronf
February 25th, 2020, 7:41 pm
Forum: General Menorca help forum
Topic: Blood, fish and bone
Replies: 1
Views: 363

Blood, fish and bone

Anyone know where I can buy good old blood, fish and bone fertiliser - I've looked high and low and can't find it.
by kieronf
January 29th, 2020, 5:38 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Sceptic tank
Replies: 3
Views: 623

Re: Sceptic tank

Hi Kieron. We are in the Alaior area and recently had our septic tank emptied by an old boy with a tractor and trailer called Pedro. His number is 0034 629 730 335. I am not sure how your Spanish is but he does not speak a word of English, so the telephone call to him was not the easiest! He charge...
by kieronf
January 20th, 2020, 4:17 pm
Forum: Property owners, buying or living in Menorca
Topic: Sceptic tank
Replies: 3
Views: 623

Sceptic tank

I've had a good look around the forum and can't find an answer - can anyone recommend a firm that empties sceptic tanks, Alaior area. Thanks