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Transcript of the statements by the General Secretary of the C.C. of AKEL after the National Council meeting on the latest developments on the Cyprus problem

AK: You understand that we will have to wait for tomorrow to know exactly what decisions will be taken by the UN Secretary General’s envoy on Cyprus Mrs. Lute and what she will propose to the Secretary-General of the United …

Please think before you park

A Stoke Newington crew was delayed on a call recently after cars double parked on a road & they struggled to get through.

Fortunately it was a false alarm but had it been a fire, the delay could have been …

US Ambassador stresses Religious Track’s importance for Cyprus peace process and the rights of faith communities 

The Religious Track of the Cyprus Peace Process (RTCYPP), which is celebrating its 10th anniversary, has played an essential role involving religious communities in the overall Cyprus peace process, US Ambassador Judith Garber said on Tuesday evening, addressing a ceremony …

President awards exceptional service medal to three Cypriots 

President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades presented on Tuesday the medal of exceptional service to the Republic of Cyprus to three Cypriots, during a special ceremony that took place at the Presidential Palace.
 
The President awarded the medal to the founder …

Famagusta Municipality condemns Turkish actions in the fenced off area of Varosha 

The Municipality of Famagusta condemned on Tuesday the actions of Turkey and the Turkish Cypriot side in Varosha, the fenced off area of the city, urging refugees from Famagusta to exhibit self-restraint in the face of Turkish provocations.
 
“The Municipality …

Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot community exchange art works and audiovisual recordings 

The Greek Cypriot and the Turkish Cypriot community exchanged on Tuesday art works and audiovisual recordings in the United Nations Protected Area.
 
A statement issued by the United Nations Spokesperson in Cyprus on behalf of the Technical Committee on Culture …

Oyster card officially extended to Potters Bar

It has been officially confirmed today that you can use your pay-as-you-go Oyster cards at Potters Bar station.

MP for Hertsmere, Oliver Dowden, was joined by Welwyn Hatfield MP and Transport Secretary Grant Shapps at Radlett Station to officially mark …

Appeal following a theft in Potters Bar

Officers investigating a theft in Borehamwood have released an image of a man and woman they would like to identify, as they may be able to assist with their investigation.

The incident happened on Wednesday 24 July at 2.30pm at …

A proposal of the creation of an escrow account that would safeguard the Turkish Cypriot community’s share from the natural gas proceeds.

Kathimerini reports that Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades has proposed the creation of an escrow account that would safeguard the Turkish Cypriot community’s share from the natural gas proceeds.

The proposal, made in an effort to de-escalate tensions in Cyprus’ exclusive …

Johnson bids for election as opponents seek to stop no-deal Brexit

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will try to call a snap election on Wednesday after lawmakers seeking to prevent him taking Britain out of the European Union without a divorce deal dealt him a humbling parliamentary defeat.

Parliament’s move leaves …