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Flat fire – Enfield

Six fire engines and around 40 firefighters were called to a fire at a flat on Cedar Road in Enfield. Part of a flat on the sixth floor of a 12-storey block was damaged by the fire.

Firefighters wearing breathing …

Blaze started In sauna at London leisure centre

Six fire engines and around 40 firefighters were called to a fire at a leisure centre on Hyde Road in Hackney.

A member of public discovered the fire when they saw flames around the heater in the sauna on the …

Appeal following armed forced burglary in Hadley Wood, Enfield, occupants tied up

Detectives are appealing for information and witnesses following an armed aggravated burglary in Hadley Wood.

Police were called at 17:04hrs on Wednesday, 6 February to a residential address in Beech Hill, Cockfosters following reports of an aggravated burglary.

Officers attended …

Cyprus and Oman agree to speed up procedures to conclude drafting of interstate agreements 

Cyprus and Oman have agreed to speed up procedures to conclude drafting of interstate agreements that are under negotiation and to intensify contacts at various levels.

The decision was taken after talks between Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides and Oman`s Minister …

Cyprus expects Ankara to display political will during contacts with UN envoy 

Nicosia expects from Ankara to display political will during contacts with Jane Holl Lute, the UN Secretary-General’s envoy, Government Spokesman Prodromos Prodromou said on Wednesday.
Lute, met earlier this week with the President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades and the Turkish …

Met Online Counter Child Abuse Team sees 139% increase in referrals

Officers from Met’s Online Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation Team (OCSAE) have seen a 139% increase in online referrals.

In 2017, the Met’s OCSAE team received 1,050 referrals of child abuse cases where the incidents had occurred online. In 2018,

Live Facial Recongition arrests

Update following Live Facial Recognition deployment on Thursday, 31 January in Romford Town Centre.

A 15-year-old boy [A] arrested on suspicion of robbery was later assessed as no longer wanted for the offence and released with no further action.


RAF Tornados leave Cyprus for the last time

All RAF Tornado GR4s that were based in Cyprus and took part in operations against the Islamic State have left Cyprus to return home in the UK.

According to media reports, all eight GR4 fighter jets flew out of Cyprus …

Over 95% of children in the EU and 97,9% in Cyprus, were in good or very good general health in 2017.

In 2017, more than 95% of children in the European Union (EU), 97,9% in Cyprus (ranks 8th) and 98% in Greece  (ranks 6th) were considered to be in good or very good general health, according to Eurostat, the statistical service

Registered unemployed in Cyprus reach almost 31.000 at end of January

The number of unemployed registered at the District Labour Offices on the last day of January 2019, reached 30.951 persons.

According to the Statistical Service of Cyprus, based on the seasonally adjusted data that show the trend of unemployment, the …