Archive for April, 2021

Easter Message of His Eminence Archbishop Nikitas of Thyateira and Great Britain

On Holy Saturday night, just before the Holy Light is shared with the faithful, there is a tradition to turn off the lights of the church and stand together in total darkness. The chanters then begin singing a hymn taken …

AKEL on the conclusion of the Informal Meeting in Geneva

The fact that the UN Secretary General rejected the Turkish side’s proposal for a two-state solution is positive. This was to be expected. Also positive is the fact that Mr. Guterres has decided to continue the effort for a few …

Metropolitan Police letter to all churches under the Archdiocese, in the lead up to Orthodox Easter weekend

 Your Eminence,

I write to you, and all churches under the Archdiocese, in the lead up to Orthodox Easter weekend to provide reassurance and support to you and your congregations. Whilst I understand this is observed over a period, and …

UK Cypriot Dr Marita Koumettou talks about the COVID-19 vaccine and why it’s important for yourself, your family and your community to get your vaccination

Dr Marita Koumettou talks about the COVID-19 vaccine to the Enfield residents and Greek speaking community and why it’s important for yourself, your family and your community to get your vaccination when asked to do so by the NHS.
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Father Joseph Paliouras from Twelve Apostles in Brookmans Park, Hatfield is honoured

On H. Wednesday, April 28th 2021, His Eminence Archbishop Nikitas presided over the Service of the Bridegroom at the Church of the Twelve Apostles in Hatfield.

Following the service His Eminence honoured Protopresbyter Joseph Paliouras with the pectoral cross of …

NHS heroes say farewell to The Hive London and present a plaque to UK Cypriot Tony Kleanthous

After operating for four months, The NHS Vaccination Centre situated inside the Legends Bar at The Hive London has now closed.

Barnet Football Club were delighted to be very first English Football Club to open their doors to the NHS …

Man found dead in Liopetri River in Cyprus

A body was found in the sea area of Liopetri River.

According to the police he was see floating around 11:30.

The Police are investigating the case but from a first point of view the possibility of a crime is …

Olympiakos versus PAOK in Greece Cup Final

Olympiakos and PAOK will vie for the Greek Cup in May after clinching the ticket to the final with home wins against PAS Giannina and AEK on Wednesday and Thursday respectively.

With the absence of fans possibly being a blessing …

We sadly announce that UK Cypriot Anastasia Christou Demetriou has passed away

Anastasia Christou Demetriou

Lapithos

07.11.1925-25.04.2021

With great sadness we announce the death of our beloved, Anastasia Christou Demetriou, who passed away in London on 25/04/2021 at the age of 95.

Her parents were Christos and Charita Christou (Mylona) from Agia …

Cyprus revenue from tourism drops by 92.3% annually in February

Revenue from tourism in Cyprus was down by 92.3% on an annual basis this February, data released by the Cyprus Statistical Service, on Thursday, show.

In particular, on the basis of the results of the Passenger Survey carried out by …