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Posted by Portugal Live-Team-865719
Created: 3 years ago - Last reply: 2 months ago

An update about English Catholic Mass services by Fr. Jovito Osalvo. Following the closure of Corpo Santo Church in October 2015, English-language Masses in downtown Lisbon are now held at 11:00 am each Sunday at the Church of N.S. Conceição Velha in Rua da Alfândega, which runs eastward from the top of the Praça do Comércio. This has been made possible by the approval by the Diocese of Lisbon of an English-speaking ...

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Posted by KatyAllen
Created: 1 year ago

BritainThinks, an independent market research company, is looking for members of the public to take part in an online community about the experiences of British citizens living in Portugal.   The online community will last two weeks, starting on Monday 30th July and finishing on Friday 10th August. The online community will consist of 4 tasks which will involve giving written answers, completing fill-the-blank exerc...

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Posted by chris220252
Created: 1 year ago

Hi I have been living and working in Portugal for 11 years and am now 66 and 4 months this being the qualifying age in 2018 to receive a Portuguese state pension. In Portugal you also need 15 years enrolment in a recognised social security system to qualify and my 11 + 40 years in the British system does that. I applied for my pension online 3 months ago and have had no communication from the Social Security since th...

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Posted by Stef-Chiorboli-923898
Created: 1 year ago - Last reply: 1 year ago

I’m planning to move in the Cascais/Ericeira/perhaps Lisbon area, and looking for schools for my 15 and 12 year old. They attended school in the Netherlands so far and they’re both fluent in English, so I would strongly prefer to give them a soft landing in a private, possibly English speaking, small school rather than a big jump into Portuguese, or the super renowned, big and ultra expensive international (British) ...

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Posted by Orlando-Nelthorpe-924265
Created: 1 year ago

Hi, I'm planning on moving to Portugal in 2019, but I'd like to come over to Lisbon for a month this year in September to do a bit of a reccy. Rather than stay in a hotel, I'd like to find a pensão/residencia or just lodge with a Portuguese family. That way I can pick their brains on places to move to, the state of the economy etc. etc. I speak Portuguese, so communication is not an issue. My question is: is there a ...

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