Archive for October, 2014

Theo Paphitis company Robert Dyas big Xmas campaign

The multiple retailer, owned by renowned entrepreneur Theo Paphitis, is rolling out the TV activity as part of a multi-layered integrated marketing campaign that will run across radio, in-store, catalogues, website and emails.

Designed to ‘drive reappraisal of Robert Dyas …

Stafford fireworks fire: Two missing, man arrested

Two people are missing after a large blaze at a fireworks warehouse that saw two people taken to hospital.

Dramatic bursts of fireworks and thick smoke could be seen as the fire burned in Stafford on Thursday night.

Although the …

Alcohol calorie content: Labels needed, say doctors

Alcohol should have a calorie content label in order to reduce obesity, according to public health doctors.

The doctors warn a large glass of wine can contain around 200 calories – the same as a doughnut.

Yet the Royal Society …

Marcos into Geneva quarter finals

Marcos cruised into the quarter-finals of the Geneva Challenger on Thursday with an impressive 6-2, 6-3 victory over the resurgent Viktor Troicki.

Marcos advanced in just 62 minutes, winning 80 per cent of his service points and breaking Troicki four …

Cyprus Airways future

The government will exhaust all efforts to attract investors` interest in Cyprus Airways, in accordance with international practices and the recommendations of the European Commission, Minister of Finance Harris Georgiades stated on Thursday.

He noted that government planning aims to …

Appeal for teenager missing from Enfield

Police are concerned for the safety and welfare of 15-year-old Charlotte Cummings who is missing from Enfield.

Charlotte was last seen by her family on Friday, 24 October.

She is described as a slim white girl, about 5ft 4ins tall …

Cypriot invention makes waves at beaches

An ambitious young Greek Cypriot entrepreneur is confident the new invention he and his business partner are promoting will one day be a standard safety feature on all beaches around the world.
Kyriakos Savvides, 27, who along with 33-year-old Turkish …

Peter Andre launches new perfume Scarlet

Popular singer turned reality TV star and presenter Peter Andre, who owns the New York Coffee Club in town, has launched a new perfume called Scarlet.

The Mysterious Girl singer’s first appearance to launch the perfume – his first female …

Appeal following betting shop robbery in Finsbury Park

Detectives from the MPS Flying Squad are appealing for information about the robbery of Ladbrokes on Blackstock Road, Islington earlier this month.

At approximately 2210hrs on Monday, 20 October, police were called to a report that two masked men entered …

Woman who went blind aged 11 has sight miraculously restored overnight after hitting head on coffee table

A woman who went blind at the age of 11 has miraculously had her sight restored after hitting her head on a coffee table 13 years later.

Lisa Reid, from Auckland, went blind as a child due to a tumour …