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Airline Pilot who was nine times over limit jailed

An airline pilot has been sentenced to 10 months imprisonment for performing an aviation function with the proportion of alcohol in his blood exceeding the prescribed legal limit.

Katsutoshi Jitsukawa, 42 (21.02.76), a Japanese national of no fixed address in …

Revenue in Cyprus from tourism increases 2.1% in September, while expenditure per tourist drops 5% 

Revenue from tourism reached €378.8 million in September 2018 compared to €371 mn in the corresponding month of the previous year, recording an increase of 2.1%, on the basis of the results of the Passenger Survey released by the Statistical …

Population in Cyprus increases by 1.2% in 2017

An increase of 1.2% was recorded in the population of the Republic of Cyprus in 2017, compared to 2016, reaching 864.2 thousand, according to data released on Wednesday by the Statistical Service of Cyprus.

The total fertility rate, which represents …

Two arrested after cannabis factory and volatile substance discovered in Potters Bar

A cannabis factory with a crop potentially worth around £95,000 has been discovered in Potters Bar.

 

Officers attended the address in Willow Way following a report on Crimestoppers and found over 230 cannabis plants along with highly hazardous butane …

Enfield invitation to meeting on crime

The second in a series of public meetings on crime will be held in Edmonton on 8 December and will be followed by a community weapons sweep.

Led by Enfield Council, the ‘Staying Safe this Winter’ event will take place …

Enfield Police chase moped driver

Man Arrested in Enfield   for Aggravated TDA, No Licence, No Insurance & Dangerous Driving after a moped attempted to drive down a footpath to avoid police.…

Violence against women and girls: together we can stop it

The borough is holding ‘16 days of action’ over the next two weeks to raise awareness of violence against women and girls, and urge residents to help us put a stop to it by working together.

The campaign – which …

Commission adopts new €34.5 million Annual Action Programme for Turkish Cypriot community

The European Commission has adopted a new Annual Action Programme for a total amount of €34.5 million to facilitate the reunification of Cyprus by encouraging the economic development of the Turkish Cypriot community with particular emphasis on the economic integration

Man jailed after gang’s keyless car theft sees £89,000 Range Rover pinched from driveway

Standing outside the property where the car’s owner was asleep, the gang could use the scanning device to pick up the unique security code from the keyless car’s entry fob inside.

It meant that the car, a Range Rover Vogue, …

Woman dies in Enfield fire

Two fire engines and around 10 firefighters were called to a fire at a sheltered accommodation block in Westcroft Close in Enfield.

A flat on the first floor was damaged by fire. Sadly one woman was found dead at the