Archive for September, 2020

Longest-serving UK Cypriot Council Leader Stephen Alambritis is to step down after a decade

UK Cypriot Councillor Stephen Alambritis has announced he will step down as Leader of the London Borough of Merton in November, ten years after he first won election to the role.

The council’s longest-serving leader, Cllr Alambritis will formally leave …

Cyprus authorities announce 15 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday

Fifteen new COVID-19 cases were detected in Cyprus, after conducting 2,891 laboratory tests, authorities announced on Saturday. The total number of cases detected in Cyprus so far rose to 1,580.

An announcement by the Ministry of Health says that 9 …

Greece: 240 new coronavirus cases includes monk from Mount Athos, 4 deaths announced

Greek authorities announced 240 new coronavirus cases Saturday, as well as four deaths.

The total number of cases is now 14,978, with 331 deaths.There are 65 patients on ventilators.

Authorities also said that a second monk from the same …

Premier League

Champions Liverpool and Leicester City maintained their winning starts to the Premier League on Sunday as the second weekend of the new season produced a goal-rush.Sadio Mane scored twice just after the break to give Liverpool a 2-0 victory at …

Covid: £10,000 fines for self-isolation breaches

People in England who refuse an order to self-isolate could be fined up to £10,000, the government has said.

The new legal duty requires people to self-isolate if they test positive for coronavirus, or are traced as a close contact, …

Ten Nea Salamina players in Cyprus tested posìtive for covid 19

The Nea Salamina versus Doxa due to take place on Monday has been postponed as a result of ten Nea Salamina players testing positive for coronavirus.

It has been reported that one of their players an Angola national had traveled …

UK Cypriot film Papadopoulos and son on BBC One

UK Cypriot film Papadopoulos and son on BBC One last night

Following his ruin in the latest banking crisis, a self-made millionaire reluctantly re-unites with his estranged freewheeling brother to re-open the abandoned fish and chip shop they shared in

KOPA League

Anorthosis start the season with two wins on the trot and in this game they were in command for the first half an hour going 4-0 up. Then they lost concentration and allowed Akanthou to score one goal. In the …

Lifestyle: Wonder how

Children and teens are back at school to get the education that is so necessary to improve their life skills and knowledge for their future. How about you though? Do you need re-educating in order to keep yourself up to …

Theatre Reviews

A duet of one

 

It was 1988 when Talking Heads, Alan Bennett’s series of six dramatic monologues first graced our TV screens. Three years later they were adapted for the radio. An inevitable second series of six duly arrived …