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Lightning strike causes fire in Wimbledon

A lightning strike during the storms on the hottest July day on record caused a fire on Wimbledon High Street.

Most of a two-storey building containing a shop, flat and a clock tower was damaged by the fire. There we …

Cypriot villagers block international environmental program for turtle protection

NICOSIA, July 26 (Xinhua) — A group of residents of a village in western Cyprus who were led by the community leader on Friday turned away international environmentalists who were carrying out a program funded by the Council of Europe …

Greek School of Potters Bar celebrates 40 years

On Saturday July 13th, 2019, a summer event was held in celebration of the 40th anniversary of the Greek School of Potters Bar. The event was organised by the school committee in collaboration with the teachers and took place at …

What 45 years means to young diaspora Cypriots

It is now 45 years since the invading Turkish army landed illegally in Cyprus by boat and by parachute. Brave Cypriots fought to resist the invasion but the size and scale of Turkey’s army outnumbered and overpowered them. As …

#HandsOffCyprus campaign concludes with 58% of MPs contacted by their constituents

The Federation’s #HandsOffCyprus campaign has concluded as constituents across the UK have been emailing their MPs, over the last two months, about Turkey’s ongoing occupation of Cyprus. The template letter reminded MPs about Turkey’s refusal to abolish or even discuss …

Broxbourne Youth Activities this summer in The Guide

The Summer Holidays 2019 edition of The Guide youth brochure has just been published, promoting a whole host of positive activities for young people to do over the summer in Broxbourne.

Highlights include the Lark in the Park summer sports …

A bumper summer of fun gets underway in Barnet

Once again there is an extensive calendar of activities and courses on offer across the borough aimed at 8 to 19 year olds (up to 25 for people with learning difficulties and disabilities).

This summer will see more than 70

Ozersay’s entry into Famagusta is a violation of UN Resolutions

Ozersay’s entry into Varosha is a violation of UN Resolutions

The stalemate must be broken and the preconditions created to proceed to meaningful negotiations for a solution based on principles

The entry of Kudret Ozersay (Note: the so-called “Foreign Minister” …

The Cyprus government bows down to the Archbishop’s business demands by destroying ancient temples

The Anastasiades government bows down to the Archbishop’s business demands by destroying ancient temples • Yeroskipou Ancient Temple complex will become the backyard of the Archbishop’s hotel

Nicosia Yesterday, after days of guilty silence, the Anastasiades-DISY government was forced to …

Appeal for witnesses following assault in Waltham Cross

  • A man was assaulted in a block of flats.

  • The suspect was then chased through the high street and into a shopping centre.

  • Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

Police investigating an assault in Waltham Cross are appealing …