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by Green Rosie
Tue Dec 18, 2007 7:39 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Word Association game
Replies: 3191
Views: 429399

Ting
by Green Rosie
Tue Dec 18, 2007 7:36 pm
Forum: Alternative Energy
Topic: Wood burners using wood pellets
Replies: 2
Views: 1795

Wood burners using wood pellets

We are thinking about installing a wood burner heating system which burns wood pellets. Still at the very early stages in researching this. I wondered if anyone had any experience of using this form of wood burner.
by Green Rosie
Mon Dec 17, 2007 7:45 am
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Bonjour from France
Replies: 26
Views: 4931

Lots of places in Normandy are twinned with Devon towns and villages. Our nearest small town (Aunay sur Odon) is twinned with Holdsworthy (which I know a bit from visiting friends inthe area). What is Vire twinned with - I can't remember?
by Green Rosie
Sun Dec 16, 2007 10:30 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Bonjour from France
Replies: 26
Views: 4931

I know Vire. We are in dept 35, Ille et Vilaine, north north west of Rennes by about 30km! Tis very cold this morning and my cold water pipe for the kitchen and downstairs bathroom has frozen! Water is very slow going down the sink - methinks it may be backing up and freezing. That'll be a nice job...
by Green Rosie
Sat Dec 15, 2007 9:21 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Bonjour from France
Replies: 26
Views: 4931

Hi Wombat - bet it's warmer with you at the moment - minus 5 forecast for here tonight - Brrrrr
by Green Rosie
Sat Dec 15, 2007 8:14 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Bonjour from France
Replies: 26
Views: 4931

Thanks for all the welcomes

Millymollymandy - We are in Calvados, nearest bigger town being Vire. Where are you in Brittany? We must nearly be neighbours
by Green Rosie
Fri Dec 14, 2007 9:52 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Bonjour from France
Replies: 26
Views: 4931

Bonjour from France

Hi there everyone. OH and I moved to France in August and our plan is to create 2 green holiday homes (eco-gites) whilst living a much more green lifestyle. We have started a large fruit and veg patch and are awaiting delivery of the polytunnel. Over time we plan to gradually add animals (chooks, sh...