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Coronation Street’s actress forced to cancel her lavish Greek wedding

LIKE something from a Coronation Street storyline, soap star Alison King has seen her wedding plans turn to disaster.

Alison, who plays Weatherfield’s Carla Connor, has been forced to cancel the bash in Greece next week.

Unlike most soap stories, …

UK Cypriot community mourn the death of the popular Tony Kyprianou

Unfortunately with great sadness that we announce the death of Tony Kyprianou who fell victim to the Covid-19 on April 6th at the age of 65.

Tony was born in London the son of Loukis and Sophia Kyprianou who were …

UK Cypriots cooking Cypriot and Greek food for you donate and we deliver charity to feed the doctors and nurses

We like to highlight the wonderful charity work being done across North London by a charity set up on March 26th called ‘You donate…we deliver’. The charity now has over 100 volunteers, including chefs and delivery drivers and 6 regional …

20 Pallets of care packs a total of 6000 boxes were delivered to the Royal London Hospital by Yianis Christodoulou foundation

JOHN CHRISTODOULOU FOUNDER OF THE YIANIS CHRISTODOULOU FOUNDATION PLEDGES SUPPORT DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC.

Founder of The Yianis Group and Yianis Christodoulou Foundation, John Christodoulou has pledged his support to join the fight against coronavirus by supplying heroic NHS staff with …

US Cypriot and Greek communities mourn the death of Gene T Rossides who served two Presidents in the USA

Gene T. Rossides, an iconic personality of the Greek American community’s struggles for Cyprus in Washington and founder of the American Hellenic Institute (AHI), died on May 16, 2020. He was 92. The announcement was made on Monday by AHI.…

Cyprus and other isolated island nations offer safe havens from the coronavirus

Don’t rule out a beach vacation abroad this summer.

Residents of Cyprus are once again plunging into the azure waters of the Mediterranean after six weeks of a strict lockdown.

Restrictions, which previously only permitted one excursion from your house …

Islington in Bloom returns to help brighten time at home

Green-fingered residents are being invited to use their extra time at home to brighten their living spaces and share their colourful creations for Islington in Bloom 2020.

The annual horticultural competition has been moved online this year due to the

Barnet FC Hive Foundation continues to provide much needed support and aid to the local community during the COVID-19 crisis

The Hive Foundation, the charitable arm of both Barnet FC and the London Bees, has been playing a prominent part in the local community during the current COVID-19 crisis.

Dedicated to working with local residents and organisations with whom they …

We sadly announce that UK Cypriot Michael Christopher Frangos has passed away

 † DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT 

Michael Christopher Frangos (from London) He passed away peacefully at home on 12th May 2020 after a long battle with cancer. 

He was surrounded by his family. 

He will be greatly missed by his wife Gabriele, his …

UK COVID-19 death toll nears 43,000 as scrutiny over strategy grows

LONDON (Reuters) – The United Kingdom’s COVID-19 death toll has reached nearly 43,000, underlining the country’s status as the worst-hit in Europe and raising more questions about Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s handling of the crisis.

New figures for England and