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Drop in Covid-19 deaths amongst UK Cypriots; three pass away this week

Parikiaki can confirm, that as of Wednesday 13th May 2020, after having contacted local hospitals, churches, the Turkish Cypriot media and community, funeral directors and from death announcements placed in our newspaper, that over 300 UK Cypriots have died from …

Cyprus Authorities to decide whether to allow concerts and festivals after July 14 

Concerts, cultural and music festivals attract large crowds of people and authorities are considering whether to allow them after July 14, as they roll out the fourth stage of gradual easing of restrictions that were imposed to contain the spread …

COVID-19 tests in Cyprus at five High Schools Thursday, more on Friday 

More than 700 high school students will be tested tomorrow in the framework of sample testing done by the Education Ministry.

An announcement says that the COVID-19 tests will take place at five high schools, 3 in Nicosia, 1 in …

Cyprus-UK Foreign Ministers discuss Cyprus problem, EEZ developments, UNFICYP and repatriations 

The Foreign Minister of Cyprus Nikos Christodoulides had a telephone conversation with his UK counterpart, Dominic Raab, discussing, among other issues, developments in the Cyprus issue and Cyprus’ exclusive economic zone (EEZ), the UN peacekeeping force (UNFICYP) and repatriations.

A …

Transport for London notice

Dear all

We have a plan to help London re-open carefully, safely and sustainably.

This follows the advice and messages published by the Government yesterday.

In line with Government plans to increase national rail services, we are working hard to …

Enfield Council: Easing restrictions in parks and open spaces

The government’s announcement about the easing of lockdown restrictions comes into effect today (13 May 2020).

Enfield Council acknowledges that some of the new guidance can be confusing and strongly advises residents to stay at home if at all possible …

A man in Cheshunt assaulted after he challenged two people who were allegedly trying to damage a vehicle.

Incident in Cheshunt

13 May 2020

  • The incident occurred in Grovedale Close on Friday 8 May.

  • A man was assaulted after he challenged two people who were allegedly trying to damage a vehicle.

  • Witnesses to the incident are being sought

47-year-old lady, spat and coughed at by a man claiming to be infected with Coronavirus was admitted to hospital where she tested positive for Coronavirus. Very sadly, she died

British Transport Police (BTP) are today confirming further details in connection to an incident at Victoria Station, London, in March.

On Saturday 21 March at around 11.20am, three members of railway staff were working in the ticket hall at the …

VIDEO: Warning after man risks life in near miss at level crossing – north London

British Transport Police are today issuing a fresh warning about level crossing safety following a concerning near miss in London.

A man was nearly struck when he forced his way through the closed barriers. He then stepped onto the crossing

In 2018, 46% of the EU population lived in flats, 26.6% in Cyprus

In 2018, 46% of the EU population lived in flats, while a small majority of people lived in houses, according to data released today by Eurostat, the statistical service of the EU. In the EU, just over one third (35%)