Archive for May, 2024

Young entrepreneurs shine in Enfield’s Dragons’ Den competition

Young entrepreneurs across schools in Enfield participated in the Social Enterprise Dragons’ Den competition to pitch their ground-breaking ideas to a panel of experts.

Delivered by the Social Enterprise Academy and supported by NEXUS Enfield, the programme held on 2 …

The Cyprus problem, the European Union and the need for substantive initiatives to be taken

The Cyprus problem, the European Union and the need for substantive initiatives to be taken
Article by Stavri Kalopsidiotou – International Law expert, member of the Cyprus Problem Office of AKEL and member of the Central Committee, Candidate for the …

High Barnet and Whetstone Residents receive council bike pump boost

New bicycle repair and pump stands located throughout Barnet are boosting residents’ cycling options.
There are stands at three locations: Totteridge and Whetstone Station/Dollis Valley Open Space, Barnet and Southgate College/ Barnet Police Station and New Barnet Train Station
The …

Met detectives dismantle semi-pro footballer drugs gang

Met detectives have dismantled a drugs gang made up of semi-pro footballers who conspired to supply cocaine with an estimated street value of £208 – £260m.

The group were sentenced to over 104 years in total at Isleworth Crown Court …

Sir Stelios calls for applications for the Awards for Disabled Entrepreneurs in the UK as from 7 May 2024

Leading disability charity Leonard Cheshire and Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou, creator and owner of the easy family of brands including easyJet (see www.easyHistory.info) and founder and president of the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation, are proud to launch the Stelios Awards for

Woman jailed following five-year cryptocurrency investigation

A woman has been jailed following a five-year cryptocurrency investigation led by the Met’s specialist economic crime officers.

Jian Wen,42, (25.12.81), of Parade Mansions, Hendon, was sentenced to six years and eight months’ imprisonment at Southwark Crown Court on Wednesday, …

Appeal following knifepoint robbery in Homerton

Police are appealing for witnesses and information following a knifepoint robbery in Homerton.

The incident happened at around 21:40hrs on Monday, 20 May outside Homerton Overground Station in Berger Road, E9. It was reported that a male in possession of …

Emir of Qatar arrives in Cyprus for official visit

The Emir of Qatar arrives in Cyprus on Monday for an official visit during which he will discuss with President of the Republic bilateral relations, regional developments, the Cyprus’ initiative for humanitarian aid to Gaza (Amalthea) as well as the …

President sends message of optimism about Cyprus problem from Athienou

President of the Republic Nikos Christodoulides sent a message of optimism about the Cyprus problem from Athienou on Sunday, assuring that “despite the difficulties, problems and challenges we have to face every day due to Turkish intransigence, we will never …

Agriculture Minister briefs on Monday EU counterparts about drought in Cyprus

Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment, Maria Panayiotou will brief on Monday her EU counterparts, among other things, about the ongoing drought in Cyprus and the adverse effects of reduced rainfall in agriculture, livestock farming and the environment.

Panayiotou …