Archive for February, 2018

Cyprus President conveys message of cooperation to political parties

President of the Republic of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades has conveyed to all parliamentary political parties his wish for cooperation for the benefit of all Cypriots.

President Anstasiades was addressing on Wednesday the plenary of the House of Representatives after having …

Firefighters rescue dog trapped in frozen lake in Barnet

Firefighters were called to rescue a dog that had become trapped in a frozen pond in Greenhill Gardens in Barnet this morning.
The owner of the long-haired Pekinese called the Brigade after the animal had fallen through thin ice.

Two …

Cold can kill – so look out for vulnerable friends, family & neighbours during this cold weather 

Cold can kill – so look out for vulnerable friends, family & neighbours during this cold weather.

Keep warm, keep well

Cold weather can affect your health. Find out how to keep yourself well and your home warm during winter.

CCTV images released in connection with arson onboard train – Wembley Park

Do you know this man? We’d like to speak to him in connection to an arson offence on a train to Wembley Park.

The Incident happened shortly after 12am on Monday 5 February on board a Metropolitan Line train between …

Twelve arrested in north London drugs raids

Police in north-west London have carried out a series of raids as part of a long-term crackdown on the supply of drugs, violence and associated crime.

Officers carried out warrants at addresses across Brent throughout the morning of Wednesday, 28 …

Beast from the East’ blankets Britain

Reuters) – Much of Britain and Ireland was blanketed in snow on Wednesday as freezing Siberian weather dubbed “the Beast from the East” disrupted the travel plans of thousands.

Hundreds of schools were closed and there were delays on roads, …

The EU should exert pressure on Turkey to immediately stop its illegal actions, to respect the Republic of Cyprus’ sovereign rights

The policies the EU is promoting will lead to new wars and new waves of refugees

Statement by Neoklis Sylikiotis, AKEL MEP and AKEL Political Bureau member
28th February 2018

“President Tusk’s statement after the informal Council meeting on ending …

It is evident that President Anastasiades disagrees with the UN Secretary-General’s framework

We are not optimistic that the talks on the Cyprus problem will resume very soon, the General Secretary of AKEL Andros Kyprianou said today, declaring that the President of the Republic Nicos Anastasiades disagrees with the UN Secretary General’s framework …

“What followed Crans Montana Cyprus peace talks and is still happening is bitter for us, but we are not surprised”

  1. With all these provocative actions by Turkey in the Cypriot Exclusive Economic Zone, do you still believe that natural gas can act as a catalyst for a solution to the Cyprus problem?

TT: We have always believed that natural gas …

Police are making enquiries after a child brought a kitchen knife into a primary school in Potters Bar.

Oakmere Primary School on Chace Avenue has excluded one of its pupils after he or she brought the blade onto school premises.

The incident was also reported to Police Community Support Officers.

Liz Haynes, head teacher at Oakmere, said: “We …