“WRS is dead. Long live WRS.” (“Frontier” a free English magazine published for the Geneva, Lausanne and neighbouring France areas.) As from our earlier post “World Radio Switzerland“, WRS, the English speaking station in Switzerland, was indeed taken over by Anglo Media SA run by founder and radio presenter Mark Butcher. Mark was the voice of […]
Builders in France are the same as in the rest of the world. There are for the most part the brilliant ones but alas there exists a small minority that give the industry a slighted reputation.
Switzerland – Headlights Obligatory while driving comes into force as from the beginning of January 2014. This includes driving with their headlights even during daylight. This is just a snippet after reading an article from our friends’ website at “Know-it-all passport®“. They publish a wonderful book every 2 years which contains a massive amount of […]
Our friend Debbie of www.bedes-beads.com Sunday December 1st at the Château de Coppet in Switzerland promoting her artisan jewellery. This was for the annual Christmas Fair and thousands of visitors passed through during the day. Just the thning to get one into the mood for Christmas. Debbie is passionate about antique beads and makes all […]
Moving into the House No Room at the Inn We arrived in Cahors just about on midday Saturday 9th July and planned to spend a few days in a hotel while cleaning up the house before moving in. Alas that wasn’t possible. We called in to a hotel that we had used for an evening […]
Introduction Basically we simply wanted to buy something with character for not that much money and spend time doing it up, to enjoy doing it over the years and eventually retire there. In 1993 we had been married for a year. We shared a love of France and Denise, my wife knew Cahors and the […]