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Crowds turn out for Margate’s ‘blessing of the seas’

Being a member of the Greek community of Margate, I was so glad to be at the celebration of Epiphany, a festival commemorating Jesus’ baptism and divinity. It was indeed a great feeling to join in with so many pilgrims …

UK Cypriot leader Alambritis fights on to save St Helier Hospital in South London

The Cypriot Leader of Merton Council has vowed to continue to fight plans to downgrade St Helier Hospital in South London every step of the way.

Councillor Stephen Alambritis made the pledge as NHS Merton, Sutton and Surrey Downs Clinical …

Ayia Napa false rape claim trial: Briton files appeal against conviction

A British teenager found guilty of lying about being gang-raped in Cyprus has launched an appeal against her conviction.

The 19-year-old had denied causing public mischief and on Thursday lawyers filed the grounds for her appeal at the supreme court …

121 bus route being diverted

121 from Enfield island Village to Turnpike Lane on alternative route due to diversion from Charter Way, N14.

Many have departed from the buses and are proceeding on foot towards Southgate station.

Please ask for assistance in planning your commute.…

Happy name day to all Anthonys, Antonia, Tony and Tonia

Happy name day to all Anthonys, Antonia,
Tony, Tonia who celebrate their name day today.…

Flooding – Enfield

Four fire engines and around 25 firefighters were called to flooding on Ordnance Road in Enfield.

Around 300m of Ordnance Road between Newbury Avenue and Salisbury Road was flooded to a depth of approximately 18 inches after a water main …

EN_FOOD opens third outlet in Enfield Town Library

The Enfield Town Library Café has reopened and will be run by EN_FOOD, providing fresh, local and sustainable food with an environmental conscience.

Most of the food served at the café is sourced from 15 local suppliers including Wright’s the …

Who are the same sex couple who married in prison in Cyprus

NICOSIA – Former heroin addict Kevork Tontian met the man he wanted to spend the rest of his life with behind bars. And not even his freedom was enough to keep him away from Wemson Gabral da Costa.

Tontian, a …

Cyprus’ Energy and Egypt’s Petroleum Ministers discuss ways of enhancing bilateral cooperation 

Cyprus Energy Minister Yiorgos Lakkotrypis and Egypt`s Petroleum Minister Tarek El Molla discussed ways of enhancing bilateral cooperation in the natural gas sector in the Eastern Mediterranean region, during a meeting they had on Thursday, in Cairo.

The two men …

Cyprus Energy Minister briefs counterparts in East Med Gas Forum about Turkish illegal activities 

Cyprus Energy Minister Yiorgos Lakkotrypis has briefed, together with Greece`s Energy and Environment Minister Kostis Hadjidakis, their counterparts participating at the East Med Gas Forum (EMGF), in Cairo, on Thursday of the latest Turkish provocations.

In statements to CNA, Lakkotrypis …