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Alan Cuthbertson – Moving Abroad

Alan Cuthbertson – Moving Abroad

Secure or not secure…That is the question. Many of us have gone on holiday and left our cars at the airport. It doesn’t matter if its Leeds-Bradford or Malaga the system is often the same. We find a company (usually […]

Alan Cuthbertson – A Midlife Crisis

Alan Cuthbertson – A Midlife Crisis

A midlife crisis It doesn’t matter if you live in Granada, East Leeds or Timbuktu, when a man reaches a certain age he starts wanting to do weird things. This normally manifests itself in the purchase of something he doesn’t […]

Alan Curthbertson – Wedding for Free

Alan Curthbertson – Wedding for Free

A Wedding for Free A recent survey by a wedding magazine shows that the average English wedding costs £20,983. Not in Spain it doesn’t. In fact getting married in Spain not only costs you nothing, you actually make money. I […]

Alan Cuthbertson Moving Abroad – Gardia Civil

Alan Cuthbertson Moving Abroad – Gardia Civil

Whenever possible I tune into Calendar news for what I call my Yorkshire fix. It’s nice to see familiar landmarks and hear the accent of those being interviewed, everybody over here seems to be a southerner. I sat up and […]

Alan Cuthbertson – Moving Abroad, A word in your Ear

Alan Cuthbertson – Moving Abroad, A word in your Ear

A word in your ear. Whilst walking around East Leeds I’m sure you are familiar with hearing people speaking English with a foreign accent. This means that they have probably made the effort to learn the language from scratch, and […]

Alan Cuthbertson – Moving Abroad, First Christmas

Alan Cuthbertson – Moving Abroad, First Christmas

Thinking of Christmas as a child in East Leeds brings back pleasant memories. Our family didn’t have much money but my parents never failed when it came to presents. I’m not talking about the value spent on kids today, not […]

Alan Cuthbertson – Bonfire Night

Alan Cuthbertson – Bonfire Night

Bonfire night Over the summer we had attended numerous Spanish fiestas, celebrating this and that. During a discussion about fiestas in general, one of the Spanish lads asked what kind of fiestas we have in the UK. I pondered the […]

Alan Cuthbertson – Moving Abroad – Driving in Spain

Alan Cuthbertson – Moving Abroad – Driving in Spain

Driving in Spain I would guess that most people driving around East Leeds know the rules of the road. You expect to be punished if you go over the speed limit or go through a red light, so is it […]

Alan Cuthbertson – Brexit

Alan Cuthbertson – Brexit

Brexit If you think about it East Leeds is very much like the Costa Del Sol, though you may not agree when looking out of your window on a rainy day. What I mean is the diversity of the people […]

Alan Cuthbertson – Moving Abroad

Alan Cuthbertson – Moving Abroad

Buying a home in Spain SE VENDE Okay, so you have decided where in Spain you want to live. The only thing you have to do now is find a house. Of course living in East Leeds we all know […]

Alan Cuthbertson – Granada in January

Alan Cuthbertson – Granada in January

When we think about Spain as a destination, either for a holiday or a place to set up a new life I’m sure we all have the same image. The travel magazines tell us that clear sunny days can be […]

Moving Abroad – Alan Cuthbertson

Moving Abroad – Alan Cuthbertson

Moving abroad? How many of us have sat on the beach or next to the pool, sipping a cold beer and counting down the days to the end of the holiday. Our minds drift back to what awaits us in […]

Alan Cuthbertson – From Harehills to Granada

Alan Cuthbertson – From Harehills to Granada

From Harehills to Granada Alan  Cuthbertson was born in Harehills, East Leeds. He was married at 19, and in partnership with his wife, Heather, started the family stationery business ‘United Stationers’. During this time Alan served 4 years as an […]