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Enfield council Budget engagement for 2020/21 launched

Enfield Council wants to hear residents’ views and priorities as it sets its budget for 2020/21 against a backdrop of having to find savings of £15.5 million.

Since 2010 Enfield Council has had to save £179 million because of Government …

General Secretary of AKEL replies to journalist’s questions on the Cyprus problem

First of all, I would like to express our dissatisfaction because we were not briefed about the dispatch of the relevant document prepared by the President (Note: in response to a request by the UN Security Council. I believe the …

The acceptance of the Guterres Framework for Cyprus should be translated into practice

Interview with Toumazos Tsielepis, member of the Political Bureau of the C.C. of AKEL, Head of the Cyprus Problem Bureau of the C.C. and International Law expert

The acceptance of the Guterres Framework should be translated into practice
– “The …

Corbyn’s 2019 election campaign launch

31 Oct 2019
“The future is ours to make, together” – Corbyn’s campaign launch speech
Jeremy Corbyn
Below is the full text of Jeremy Corbyn’s 2019 election campaign launch.
Thank you for that welcome. Today we are launching the most …

We must focus on the resumption of the Cyprus negotiations

The 25th November meeting (Note: the trilateral meeting between the UN General Secretary, Mr. Anastasiades and Mr. Akinci in Berlin) is very important for the perspective of the Cyprus problem. It is obvious that the UN Secretary-General is trying to …

Two arrested on suspicion of murder following fatal stabbing in Enfield

Detectives investigating the murder of James Amadu in Enfield have made two arrests.

An 18-year-old man [A] and a 15-year-old boy [B] have been arrested on suspicion of murder.

Both were arrested on Friday, 1 November and will be questioned …

Leaf-sweeping squad gets ready for action in Barnet

The Barnet Council Street Scene service has put together a specialist team of leaf-clearers to ensure our borough is kept clean through autumn and winter.

Barnet Council has formed a specialist leaf-sweeping squad

This represents a considerable challenge in Barnet,

Cyprus marks Missing Persons Day

President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades vowed to continue the struggle to determine the fate of missing persons in Cyprus for “as long as it takes.” The pledge, posted on his personal twitter account, comes as Cyprus marked Missing Persons Day.…

Celebrating 45 years of Parikiaki with Dimitris Kontolazos live

Parikiaki is 45 years old and to celebrate such a milestone anniversary, we will be hosting a dinner and dance this Sunday 3rd November at the Regency Banqueting Suite in Bruce Grove, which includes a 5-course meal and live music …

Beat the burglar in Borehamwood and Potters Bar

  • Extra police patrols have been allocated to Hertsmere following an increase in burglaries in Borehamwood and Potters Bar this week.

  • Keep your high-valuable jewellery at a bank, in a safe or in a non-obvious place.  Consider investing in an alarm,