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Barnet Council begins to deliver on its 1,000 affordable rent homes pledge

A groundbreaking ceremony earlier this year
Barnet will begin building 67 new council homes for rent in spring 2023 following a Housing and Growth committee meeting at Hendon Town Hall last night (16 November).

The new homes will be built …

Joanne McCartney, Deputy Mayor of London, visits Enfield

We were delighted to welcome Joanne McCartney, Deputy Mayor of London, Cllr Doris Jiagge, Mayor of Enfield and Cllr Rick Jewell, Cabinet Member for Environment to Raynham Primary School in Edmonton yesterday, where they met pupils and teachers.
The Deputy …

Ryanair’s new schedule from Cyprus

Ryanair has announced its busiest summer schedule in Cyprus for 2023, with more than 40 routes from Paphos to destinations including Naples and Toulouse.

At the company’s press conference, it was also announced that the Paphos-based Ryanair fleet will grow …

Islington Council distributes £2.2million of ‘lifeline’ support to communities as cost-of-living crisis deepens

Islington Council has started to distribute more than £2.2million of financial support to soften the harshest consequences of the cost of living crisis for people most in need, including more than 4,000 households that have missed out on other cost …

Britain must end reliance on ‘cheap labour’, Starmer tells businesses

British main opposition Labour leader Keir Starmer warned business bosses on Tuesday “the days of low pay and cheap labour” must end, putting him in line with Prime Minister Rishi Sunak who has also rejected calls for looser immigration rules.…

Road fatalities per million inhabitants in Cyprus above EU average in 2020 according to Eurostat

The highest incidence of road fatalities in the European Union in 2020 were recorded in rural regions, while Cyprus was one of the countries where road fatalities per million inhabitants was above the EU average, according to data released by …

Tourism has been a top priority for Cyprus development,

The government has set the tourism sector a top priority for the country’s development during the last decade, said President of the Republic Nicos Anastasiades.

In a speech at the 44th Cyprus Hotel Summit and Exhibition, organised by the Cyprus …

Nigerian Woman Says Gang Raped in Cyprus Refugee Center

A 20-year-old Nigerian woman told Cypriot police she was gang raped by other Nigerians at the Pournara reception center for asylum seekers, where it reportedly has happened to other women.

She was not identified but Nigerian newspapers and sites, citing …

Avoiding electrical fires – how to keep safe at home

Fire safety and electrical items. From white goods to faulty chargers, electrical items are the number 4 fire risk in the home. How to be fire safe and electricity smart…

Avoiding electrical fires – how to keep safe at home…

The Cypriot American community welcomed the new Consul General of Greece in New York

The Cypriot American community welcomed the new Consul General of Greece in New York, Konstantinos Konstantinou, with a warm reception in Astoria. The Federation of Cypriot American Organizations (FCAO), PSEKA, and the Cyprus – US Chamber of Commerce organized the …