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UK Cypriot community mourn the loss of popular 20 year old Kristianna whose dream was to appear on X Factor

The UK Cypriot Community is mourning the loss of 20 year old Kristianna Hill who has touched the hearts of many people.

Kristianna sadly passed away on  Thursday 18th April 2019 at the age of 20 . She leaves her twin sister Kathryn , sisters Kelly and Amelia, brothers James and Oliver, her parents Magdalini and Dan, Stepfather Matthew a niece and two nephews.

Kristianna was born in Enfield, her maternal grandparents were from Gypsou, her father was from Southend.

Kristianna was born wth Epilepsy and attended Young Epilepsy school in Lingfield in Sussex, followed by Star school in Turnpike Lane and then 6th form college at West Lea School in Enfield.

She enjoyed singing , dancing and her wish was to appear on the X Factor.

Kristianna was a beautiful, young, funny lady trying to live life to the full and although she suffered from Epilepsy, tried to live a normal life as much as possible.

Her funeral will take place on Wednesday 1st  May 2019 at 12.30pm at the Greek Orthodox Church of St John the Baptist, Wightman Road, London N8 0Ly and the burial at New Southgate Cemetery.

Parikiaki would like to express their condolences to the family

 

 

Barnet Library service goes from strength to strength

The service, which includes keeping all 14 libraries open, offers longer library opening hours, and a number of improvements to the range of digital services available such as e-books, audio books and use of the Pressreader app which gives library

Solar powered toy cars help Islington’s innovative efforts to reduce carbon footprint

Islington Council’s Community Energy Fund has helped a local adventure playground and parents to create a sustainable outdoor summer house and build solar-powered toy cars.

The money awarded to Three Corners adventure playground based in Clerkenwell enabled them to collaborate

Colourful crossing is an Enfield first

An eye-catching new crossing has been installed at Bury Street West as part of the Cycle Enfield upgrade to provide safer and shorter informal crossing points for people walking and cycling.

The crossing markings were installed as part of the

Grease prequel Summer Loving in the works

We’ve got chills, the Grease movies are multiplying. Yes, Grease fans will soon get to see another chapter of Danny and Sandy’s love story as a prequel entitled Summer Loving is in development at Paramount for the big screen.

The …

Theatre Review

Cry of the dead

The title of Iain Bell’s brave new opera, Jack the Ripper: The Women of Whitechapel (London Coliseum) is something of a misnomer as the infamous serial killer is nowhere to be seen though his murderous shadow …

The Temple of Aphaia

The Temple of Aphaia is located within a sanctuary complex dedicated to the goddess Aphaia on the Greek island of Aegina, which lies in the Saronic Gulf off the coast of Athens.

Formerly known as the Temple of Jupiter Panhellenius …

12th Cyprus Wine Competition gives us a taste of what’s to come

What makes Cypriot wine so special? The resilience of the vines which have shown their strength and resistance, staying strong through historical and political upheavals of the past and which are now producing an outstanding and internationally accredited array of …

Cypriot police are using a remote-controlled camera to search a flooded mineshaft where the bodies of two murdered women were found this month.

Cypriot authorities say they are using a remote-controlled camera to search a flooded mineshaft where the bodies of two murdered women were found this month.

Police are seeking the missing 6-year-old daughter of one of the victims, a 38-year-old Filipino …

Body found on Nicosia building roof top

A body has been discovered on the roof of an apartment block in central Nicosia, philenews reports.

It said that police have rushed to the scene on Pindarou street and are investigating.

According to reports the body belongs to a …