Archive for November, 2018

Theatre Review

An unimaginable mass

 

We live in sombre times. I refer to existential events and our recent days  of remembrance, a moment to pause and reflect. Benjamin Britten’s War Requiem (London Coliseum) was originally commissioned to mark the consecration of …

Film Reviews

FILM OF THE WEEK

THE GIRL IN THE SPIDER’S WEB

 Stieg Larsson created Lisbeth Salander (THE GIRL WITH A DRAGON TATTOO) in his remarkable Millennium book series which was turned into a Swedish ground-breaking cinematic trilogy with Noomi Rapace as …

Keep on Running The Marathon

The modern marathon is a long-distance race, completed by running, walking, or a run/walk strategy. There are also wheelchair divisions. The marathon has an official distance of 42.195 kilometres (26.219 miles; 26 miles 385 yards), usually run as a road. …

Ralph Lauren awarded honorary knighthood

Ralph Lauren has been made an Honorary Knight Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (KBE). The American designer will be presented with the insignia by a representative of the Queen during a ceremony next year.

A …

Protect your mobile phone against criminals on bikes and mopeds

Whether it’s posting online, listening to your favourite music or figuring out how to get somewhere, we use our phones for everything. A recent study claims that 72% of total time online is actually spent on smartphones outside of home …

Top hairdressing award for UK Cypriots Lazarou bros

On Sunday 11th November 2018, the annual NHF Welsh Awards, celebrating the best in the hairdressing, barbering and beauty industry throughout the whole of Wales, were held at The Coal Exchange in Cardiff.

Greek Cypriot Dimitri Lazarou, 69, and Stavros …

Chris Houtris first Cypriot bowls champ at Winchmore Hill Club

What a year it’s been for UK Cypriot Chris Houtris. In April, Chris ran the London Marathon raising over £8,000 for the North London Hospice. Now, Chris has become the first Cypriot to win The Bowls Championship at Winchmore Hill …

easyHotel opens in Leeds and Sheffield and Barcelona

The UK’s largest owner, developer and operator of super-budget branded hotels, announces that it has opened three further owned hotels (Leeds, Sheffield and Barcelona) as well as two franchised hotels (Reading and Belfast). This takes the total number of owned …

UK Cypriot community mourn the loss of one of their own actor Stavros Louca

Actor Stavros Louca sadly passes away

Stavros Louca  sadly passed away Tuesday 13th November 2018 at the age of 38

His mum Nitsa Vasiliou who was from Lapathos passed away in September 2018.

He leaves behind his father Demetris from …

French police fire tear gas at protesters on Champs Elysees

PARIS (Reuters) – Police fired tear gas and turned water cannon on protesters in Paris who are angry over rising fuel costs and President Emmanuel Macron’s economic policies, the second weekend of “yellow vest” protests across France.

By midday around …