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#throwbackthursday: When George Michael was interviewed by Parikiaki

Rummaging through old photographs in my office, I was desperate to find the one of superstar George Michael together with Lambros Lambrou, a former English Section Editor of Parikiaki.

As George rarely gave interviews, it was a huge honour for …

Making the internet a safer place for Enfield users

•Safer Internet Day starts on 7 February globally
•Enfield Council backs the principle of uniting together for a safer internet
•Tips for safe internet use can be found at staying safe online

An international campaign to make the internet a …

London Greek Film Festival 2017: Call for Film and Script Submissions

The 10th annual London Greek Film Festival, the international meeting point for Greek film from across the world, will take place from 14-20 May 2017.

The festival invites Greek and International film directors, producers, writers and artists from around the …

Crowds turn out for Margate’s blessing of the seas

Scores of Greek Orthodox Christians flocked to Margate for an annual celebration marking the baptism of Jesus.

The ‘blessing of the sea’ ceremony has taken place every year in the Kent town since the 1960s.

Crowds gathered in the Church …

Epiphany celebrations in Cyprus

The 12th day of Christmas…the festival of Epiphany (6 January) is known in Cyprus as ‘Ta Fota’ which means ‘the light’. It is a big festival with celebrations taking place in all the harbours. 

The Bishop leads a procession of …

Enfield Council: Don’t keep Silent

  • Confidential Hotline to stamp out adult abuse in Enfield
  • Trained staff on hand to provide support and help
  • Supporting people to speak out about abuse

Residents are being urged to use the Enfield Adult Abuse Line if they think older …

Islington Council: Pledge to improve your health this New Year

Islington residents are invited to make a “New Year pledge” to improve their health in 2017 – for example by drinking less alcohol or exercising more.
Islington Council is supporting Public Health England’s One You campaign, which encourages people to …

Barnet Council:Keeping safe, warm and well over winter

Barnet Council and its Public Health partners are calling on residents to help make sure elderly and vulnerable Barnet neighbours stay safe, warm and well this winter.

Residents can play their part by making sure older neighbours are warm enough,

Work under way to revitalise Archway Park

Work is under way on a £500,000 transformation of Archway Park that will make it more attractive to everyone, with new play and sports facilities and landscaping improvements.

Cllr Claudia Webbe, Islington Council’s executive member for environment and transport, visited …

Petition launched for ‘George Michael Street’ in Cyprus

The outpouring of Facebook status comments from Cyprus about the passing of one of our own, the late George Michael leaves us wondering how come the most famous person with origins from Cyprus does not even have one statue or …