Archive for November, 2017

A Bi-zonal, Bi-communal Federation based on the UN parameters remains the only feasible solution for the reunification of Cyprus”

First of all allow me to welcome the choice of topic and underline that its discussion amongst us is imperative. If we can all agree that our common goal is to find, at the soonest possible time, a mutually acceptable, …

London Mayor rejects 229 home development at Barnet House with just 23 affordable homes

Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has ruled that a development for 229 new homes that provides just 23 affordable homes (10 per cent) at Barnet House in Whetstone N20 is “wholly unacceptable” and does not comply with the London Plan.

Guess how many Cypriots celebrate their name day today!

Half of Cyprus is celebrating today, as Andreas/Andrea/Androulla are some of the most popular names in the island.

According to an article published by CITY, based on the most recent population census, which took place in 2011, there are …

Big crowds expected for Cuffley Christmas lights switch-on

The Christmas Lights Ceremony in Cuffley will be taking place on Friday, December 1.

The festivities will take place in Millenium Gardens, Maynard Place/Station Road, from 4.30pm.

Residents can enjoy carols sung by Cuffley School choir followed by tea and …

Barnet Council contract on track to deliver nearly £40million of financial benefits

A year-four review of Barnet Council’s joint venture with Capita: Regional Enterprise Ltd (Re) has confirmed that the partnership is on course to deliver nearly £40million of financial benefit to the taxpayer over its 10-year term, through savings and income.

Cock-a-hoop over Enfield’s cycling facilities

Enfield Council and Cyclehoop are providing safe and secure bike storage
– Three new residential Bikehangars have been brought to Enfield
– Another 15 Bikehangars are scheduled for installation around the Borough

Three new residential Bikehangars have been installed in …

U.S. President Donald Trump sparked outrage in Britain’s political establishment

LONDON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump sparked outrage in Britain’s political establishment on Thursday with a sharp rebuke of Prime Minister Theresa May on Twitter after she criticised him for retweeting British far-right anti-Islam videos.

As British politicians lined …

Premier League Round Up

Just when the chasing pack thought the Manchester City juggernaut was suffering a misfire Raheem Sterling scored a stunning stoppage-time winner to give the Premier League leaders a 2-1 victory over Southampton on Wednesday.

With Manchester United having cut the …

Pricey European cities a boom for Cyprus

Spain’s loss is Cyprus’ gain. The rising cost of accommodations in traditional European destinations is pushing travelers to other Mediterranean options—the island of Cyprus among them, where the tourism boom and economic recovery is both boosting room rates and driving …

Cyprus national team beat Slovakia at rugby

The Cyprus team that defeated Austria 42-5; in their first game in Rugby Europe Conference Division 2 South, in the bright sunshine of Paphos, were slightly surprised by a ground temperature of 6 degrees when they took the field against …