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Remembrance day 2019

Details of this year’s Remembrance Day Parades on 10 November are as follows.
Edmonton Remembrance Parade:
09.30am – 10:30am – Parade gathers at Monmouth Road Car Park behind Edmonton Green;
10.30am – Parade marches to the War Memorial site at the front of Edmonton Green;
10:40am – Remembrance Sunday Service begins with introductions, hymn and Act of Remembrance;
11am – Two minutes silence;
11.02am – 11.30am – Laying of Wreaths, Prayer, Hymns, The Lord’s Prayer, National Anthem, Commitment and Final Blessing;
11:30am – Parade close
Southgate Remembrance Parade:
10.15am – Royal British Legion assembles at Tudor Way and marches from Southgate roundabout along the High Street towards St Andrews Church (near ASDA Supermarket)
11am – Commemorative event followed by reception and speeches at the Royal British Legion in Nursery Road.
Enfield Remembrance Parade:
1.45pm – Parade gathers at the back of The Royal British Legion, Holtswhite Hill and Chase Side Primary School in Trinity Street;
2.30pm – Parade marches to Enfield Chase Green War Memorial where the service will take place and the laying of Wreaths;
The Parade will then march to Enfield Town Market Place where a salute for those marching past will be given by the dignitaries.
The Parade will continue via Enfield Civic Centre to the Royal British Legion.

Fire in Green Lanes

Two fire engines and around 10 firefighters were called to a fire at a shop with flats above on Green Lanes in Islington.

Part of the facia of the shop was damaged by the fire and a small part of …

The remains of at least 8 fallen or missing persons from Greece, who died during the 1974 Turkish invasion of Cyprus, will be repatriated

The remains of at least 8 fallen or missing persons from Greece, who died during the 1974 Turkish invasion of Cyprus, will be repatriated in the first week of December, Presidential Commissioner Photis Photiou has said.

On Tuesday, Photiou chaired …

Mavroyiannis expresses cautious optimism over Cyprus problem developments

Andreas Mavroyiannis, the Permanent Representative of Cyprus to the United Nations, expressed cautious optimism regarding the prospects of recording substantial progress in the Cyprus issue. He was briefing members of the Federation of Cypriot American Organization and the International Coordinating …

Lots of excitement as Chelsea draw 4-4 with nine men Ajax

Chelsea and nine-man Ajax Amsterdam battled to an incident-packed 4-4 draw in Champions League Group H on Tuesday, with the hosts coming back from 4-1 down after scoring two own goals.

The result left both teams and Valencia, who beat …

Two 9 year old UK Cypriots to run the 5k Great Ormond Street race for life

Two 9 year old UK Cypriot Walker School students Christian Lysandrou and Lilly Christodoulou ran the 5k Great Ormond Street race for life on Saturday 12th of October 2019,
They started of with a target of just £250 and are …

The Minister of Europe response to a letter from the National Federation

Please find attached the letter the Federation sent to the Europe Minister on October 8th as well as his response on October 29th.

We should make sure that we and the members of our family are registered …

Festive lights for Enfield Town Centres

Enfield Council will be installing a range of Christmas lighting across the borough’s main town centres this year to boost trade and support retailers at the busiest time of the year.

Despite the Council being forced to make savings of …

Anne Frank and Family exhibition arrives in Islington

A unique, intimate exhibition illustrating the early life of Anne Frank and her older sister Margot has arrived in Islington, opening at the Central Library last night (4 November).

The “Anne Frank and Family” exhibition, presented by anti-prejudice education charity …

Cyprus Ministry of Foreign Affairs Budget for 2020

In addition to our critical remarks and questions we have put to the Foreign Minister about the Budget, we have reiterated for yet another year the need for an increase in the funding of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, which …