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England moves to step 4 from Monday 19 July

The Government has confirmed that England will move to Step 4 of the Roadmap out of Lockdown on Monday 19 July, with the removal of most legal restrictions in place to control the spread of COVID-19. However, cases are high

Broxbourne and Hertfordshire Councils: learn to ride a bike

We have teamed up with British Cycling and Hertfordshire County Council to offer a series of free Learn to Ride and Confidence Building sessions over the summer months.
These courses provide a great opportunity to learn how to ride a

Family pay tribute to driver who died on A41

Jorell Pascal passed away following a collision on the A41.

His family have paid tribute to him.

Witnesses to the collision are still being sought.

The family of a young man who died following a collision on the A41 have …

Cyprus against the clock to stop Erdogan

Cypriot Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides has been going all out on a preemptive diplomatic strike aimed at garnering support in Brussels, Washington, and the international community to stop Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan from revealing “surprises to the world” during …

Cyprus subsidizing hotel costs to get people vaccinated

Cyprus’ deputy ministry of tourism has started offering subsidized holidays to vaccinated people as a means of encouragement to people to get the Covid-19 jab, a statement said on Tuesday.

At the same time, the Cyprus Employers’ Federation urged its …

UK PM Johnson vows to tackle online racist abuse

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson pledged on Wednesday to toughen measures against online racist abuse of soccer players, banning fans from games if they are found guilty of such offences and fining social media for failing to remove it.

Johnson …

Cyprus National Council discusses measures and response to possible announcements on Varosha

The National Council, the top advisory body to the President on the Cyprus issue, held a meeting on Wednesday under President of Cyprus, Nicos Anastasiades, to discuss measures and its response on any possible announcements that the Turkish President may …

Cyprus Spokesman says additional measures to curb rise in COVID cases might be announced after the Cabinet on Friday

The Cabinet set to meet Friday might decide to take additional measures to curb the sharp rise in COVID cases in Cyprus, the Government Spokesman Marios Pelekanos said today.

Speaking after the National Council meeting and asked if new measures …

The World Conference of Overseas Cypriots scheduled to take place in Nicosia next month cancelled due to COVID-19

The World Conference of Overseas Cypriots scheduled to take place in Nicosia from August 3-6, has been postponed temporarily, a PIO press release said on Wednesday.

It said the unanimous decision to postpone the Conference, organised with the cooperation of …

UNSGs report on Cyprus circulates as Security Council official document


The Report of the UN Secretary-General on his mission of good offices in Cyprus circulated on Tuesday as an official document of the UN Security Council  number S/2021/635.

The Security Council is expected to convene on 29 July to …