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UK Cypriot George Ioannides stars as Emilio Estefan in On Your Feet!

The rhythm is gonna get you in the must see show of the summer…

Following a successful two-year run on Broadway and a subsequent US tour, On Your Feet! is currently playing at the London Coliseum for a limited run.…

Greek American comedian Basile heading back to the UK!

Internationally acclaimed, universally acknowledged and parentally ignored….yes that’s Basile…and he’s heading back to our shores in October with The Greek Spice Boy Cometh UK Tour!

Courtesy of 1 To One Events Ltd, the Greek American comedian kicks off his shows …

Cyprus battling for halloumi on two fronts

Cyprus is battling on two fronts to protect its much-coveted cheese, halloumi, in the UK, where it lost the trademark because of blunder by civil servants, and in the EU where its collective community mark is being challenged.

Wednesday was …

Graffiti in Cyprus paints a rich and complex picture of this divided society

All too often, graffiti is categorised as either art or vandalism, when in fact it’s so much more than that. When read with special attention, graffiti can offer deep insights into societies experiencing rapid social and political change – especially …

Young UK Cypriot lands CBBC presenting role!

Nine-year-old Greek Cypriot Georgia Kalli from Cheshunt is over the moon after being selected to present CBBC programme Craft Party.

Produced by Keshet Productions (KP), each 15 minute adult-free episode will feature an irrepressible team of 9 to 12 year …

Dhavliotes to celebrate feast of Saint Sozon

Whenever I go back to Cyprus, I will always visit my home village of Dhavlo. I will drive via Kantara, open the windows to smell the pine trees and the fresh air, and look down on the bluest sea you …

Film Reviews

BLINDED BY THE LIGHT

Gurinder Chadha’s heart-warming film is based on a true story which takes place in Luton in 1987 during Thatcher’s years of dread and injustice.

Javed (Viveik Kalra) is a shy 16-year-old British Pakistani boy, who finds …

Theatre Review: Sigo horepse gougli mou…

 This week I am riding on the unbridled enthusiasm of my 83-year-old companion, who has the vitality and spirit of a ten-year-old and accompanied me to see On Your Feet! (London Coliseum), the story of Gloria Estefan and the …

EUREKA: War, Death and Gods in ancient Greece

Warfare in Ancient Greece

As the economic resources of Greek city-states and individuals increased during the seventh century BC, armies of foot soldiers were formed within the wealthier city-states. Known as hoplites, these soldiers were characteristically equipped with about seventy …

Cyprus talks:President expresses hope that a creative dialogue will soon begin despite the remaining disagreements 

Cyprus President, Nicos Anastasiades, has expressed hope that despite the remaining disagreements there will  soon be an opportunity for the resumption of a creative dialogue for a Cyprus settlement, as long as Turkey contributes towards this direction.

Addressing the inauguration …