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UK hospital COVID-19 death toll rises 360 to 21,092

LONDON (Reuters) – A further 360 people have died from COVID-19 in British hospitals, Health Secretary Matt Hancock said on Monday, bringing the total to 21,092.

The 360 increase was the lowest daily death toll for four weeks, although weekend …

UK Cypriot make up artist Anna Lingis teams up with Barry M

Famous for her show-stopping celeb looks, Barry M have teamed up with their lead makeup artist Anna Lingisto bring you the exclusive Barry M x Anna Lingis collection
I wanted to create an inspiring and versatile collection, to suit

Grounded A new poem by UK Cypriot Anthony Anaxagorou.

What a weird time to be alive

my old neighbour kept saying

news hounding like an air raid

siren I press my face up against

the warmest chunk of wall asking

if he needs any new supplies I’m

here too …

A tribute to UK Cypriot George Georgiou of Toffs Fish and Chips restaurant who sadly passed away

George Nicholas Georgiou was born to Nico and Eleni in Ayia Vavara Cyprus in January 1958 and came to England in 1964 with his family he was one of four siblings Costa, Paul and Maria.. He met his childhood sweetheart

We sadly announce that UK Cypriot Constantinos Georgiou has passed away

It is with great sadness that  Constantinos Georgiou passed away on Sunday 12th April 2020 with suspected Covid-19.
He leaves behind his dearly loved wife Photou (Fay) Georgiou his daughters Rita and Andrea. Son in laws Demetri and Andros, grandchildren

Britain to pay £60,000 to families of health workers who die of COVID-19

LONDON (Reuters) – Families of British health and care workers who die on the frontline of the COVID-19 pandemic will be paid 60,000 pounds as part of a new life assurance scheme, Health Secretary Matt Hancock said on Monday.

Britain …

A 78 year old UK Cypriot Mum’s remarkable effort to raise money for the NHS

A mum’s remarkable effort makes a really nice story in these extraordinary times 78 years old Kay Neophytou lives in Leyton and is very disabled, has a pacemaker and respiratory issues.  A year ago, following an 8 hour spine operation,

Well done to 12 year old UK Cypriot Cha Cha dancing champion Nikos Pallikarou

Nikos Pallikarou from Bedford his grandparents from Gypsou and Lefkara loved to dance Ziembekiko in the family taverna and then started to watch Strictly come dancing, he loved it so much that he took up Ballroom and Latin dancing at

Happy birthday to our George Tsialos

Happy birthday to George Tsialos whose birthday it is today April 27th.

George Tsialos is the Cypriot Wine Festival coordinator who put a lot of work in trying to organise this year’s wine festival but due to the coronavirus pandemic …

We sadly announce that UK Cypriot George Sergiou has passed away

 † DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT George Sergiou (From Kalopsida, Cyprus) 

Our dad was a strong man, a proud and loving grandfather, a caring great grandfather and a one in a million husband. Arsenals No1 supporter. 

He cared and helped so many people, …