Archive for June, 2016

Cypriot government doesn’t seem to act preemptively, but already appears not to have the political will to do so

The decision of the British people to leave the European Union and the consequences that will surface is an issue that concerns everyone.

Everybody is engaged with the Brexit issue. The only people who appear not to be so concerned

Impact of Brexit on Cypriots in the UK

As the National Federation of Cypriots in UK, we mobilised UK Cypriots to vote remain. The community listened. The referendum results show a high turnout and remain vote in areas where Cypriots live. Therefore, the outcome has deeply saddened our …

Hadley Wood winner receives star award

Last night, at the Dugdale Centre in Enfield Town, Karen Fernandes, chair of governors at Hadley Wood Primary School was crowned Enfield’s ‘Outstanding School Governor, 2016’.

At the annual celebration of school governors organised by Enfield Council, dozens of governors

Terrorism threat in Cyprus lower than in many EU capitals, says Minister

Terrorist-related threats in Cyprus are at a lower level, compared to other countries and in particular to the threats some EU member state capitals are facing, Justice Minister Ionas Nicolaou said on Thursday.

Nicolaou was commenting on a travel advice

EU talks on Turkey to accelerate reforms and implement Cyprus related obligations

The EU reiterated today its call on Ankara, during the twelfth meeting of the Accession Conference with Turkey at ministerial level, for swift reform efforts, particularly in the areas of the rule of law and fundamental rights.

In addition, the

UK support to Cyprus not expressed just in words, new High Commissioner says

The United Kingdom`s support to the efforts to reach a solution of the Cyprus problem is not expressed just in words, new High Commissioner of the United Kingdom to the Republic of Cyprus, John Christopher William (Matthew) Kidd, has said.

Cyprus Negotiators continue work on documents relating to peace talks

The negotiators of the Greek Cypriot and the Turkish Cypriot communities, Andreas Mavroyiannis and Ozdil Nami, continued on Wednesday their work in the context of the ongoing UN-led process for the reunification of Cyprus, with a discussion on various documents …

Whenever it doesn’t suit this Cypriot government it covers up

Ex-London mayor Johnson abruptly quits race to be prime minister

Reuters) – Former London mayor Boris Johnson abruptly pulled out of the race to become Britain’s next prime minister on Thursday, in a shock move that upturned a political order shaken by last week’s vote to leave the European Union.…

Man from Barnet who robbed bookmakers whilst on bail jailed

A man who robbed a bookmakers at gunpoint whilst on bail for another robbery has been jailed for six years.

Karlos Junior Bailey, 26, (07.02.90) of Fairmead Crescent, Edgware, Barnet, pleaded guilty to one count robbery, one count of attempted