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Islington students buck national A-level trends

Despite a fall in A level results nationally, Islington’s provisional A-level results showed improvements on A*-B (+1.5% points), A*-C (+4% points) and all A-level passes (+1.2% points) compared to the local authority’s 2018 final figures.

As the results came in

His Eminence Archbishop Nikitas at the Cathedral of the Dormition of the Mother of God in Wood Green

On Wednesday evening , August 14, His Eminence Archbishop Nikitas will presided at the Great Vespers at the Cathedral of the Dormition of the Mother of God in Wood Green, North London.
On Thursday, August 15, at 9am His Eminence …

Liverpool win Super Cup after penalty shootout

Champions League winners Liverpool won the Super Cup 5-4 on penalties against Chelsea on Wednesday after the game ended 2-2 following extra-time.

With the first nine penalties all converted, Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham saw his effort blocked by the legs …

Demand for Cypriot property slumps

NICOSIA, Aug. 15 (Xinhua) — Demand for properties in Cyprus by third country nationals has slumped, but it is not clear whether this resulted from the introduction of stricter controls of applicants for investment in exchange for passports, local media …

Man stabbed outside the home office

Injuries to a man in Marsham Street SW1 have been confirmed as neither life threatening nor life changing.

Police were called at 13:06hrs on Thursday, 15 August to Marsham Street, outside the Home Office, to a report of a man …

Investigation launched following discovery of cannabis factory

Police have discovered and dismantled a cannabis factory in Redbridge.

Officers attended an abandoned hospital at Goodmayes Lane, Redbridge on Thursday, 8 August where, inside they found a sophisticated cannabis farming system.

Over 1000 cannabis plants with an estimated street …

An appeal to help a young Cypriot

An appeal to help a young Cypriot read the article below.

Happy name day to all Marias, Marys and Marios, and Panayiotis and Panayiota

Happy name day to all Marias, Marys, Marios, and Panayiotis and Panayiota who celebrate their name day today August the 15th.

The Greek Orthodox Church recognizes Maria as the Holy Mother and celebrates its memory on both August 15th – …

Cypriot relatives visits crash spot of 2005 air tragedy

NICOSIA, Aug. 14 (Xinhua) — A group of relatives of victims of a plane crash 14 years ago made their annual pilgrimage to the crash spot near Athens on Wednesday for a memorial ceremony for the 121 people killed in …

Greek Cypriot side ready for preparatory process proposed by UNSG, Spokesman’s office says 

Following the recent meeting of the President of the Republic Nicos Anastasiades with the Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci, the Greek Cypriot side is ready and will fully respond to the preparatory process proposed by the UN Secretary General, a …