Archive for May, 2010

Chunnel from dover to calais via car?

What is the cost to cross the Channel via the Chunnel.?

Capital Gains Tax Reform

Treasury plan Capital Gains Tax raid! Following a General Election campaign, where housing was barely mentioned, the new Government should be focused on encouraging investment in residential property. On the contrary the rumoured new CGT regime would act as a significant disincentive for landlords considering further investment. A flat rate of 18 per cent on […]

Le Touqet, Touque or Torquet Spelling

“How do you spell Le Toquet” or is it Le Touqet? When we are booking holiday villas and cottages we often get asked this question.  Of course there are many ways to spell the name of this seaside resort in northern France. Here are some typical examples of how people may spell the name of […]

PO Ferries Largest New Ferry Dover Calais

P&O Ferries have invested €360m building the two largest ferries ever to operate on the Dover Calais channel route. With the first P&O Ferry due to arrive at the end of 2010 we all await the arrival with interest.. poferries.com/newships is a new website, designed to keep you up to date with how the Ferries […]