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More than 50% of young Turkish Cypriots want to migrate – research

Many young Turkish Cypriots wish to migrate, citing financial difficulties, mandatory army conscription and anxiety about the future as reasons, a study showed.

The research facilitated by the E.U.-funded Grow Civic programme found that 57.3% of young Turkish Cypriots aged …

Dont forget the Clocks went forward today Sunday

This Sunday sees the beginning of British Summer Time (BST) for 2023. Clocks go forward at 1.00am on Sunday 26th March, to 2.00am. Do not forget!

We sadly announce that UK Cypriot Anna Plastiras has passed away

Anna Plastiras
(From Kalochorio, Larnaca)
13.07.1931 – 16.03.2023

It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing away of our beloved mother, sister and grandmother, Anna Plastiras who died at home on 16th March 2023 aged 91.
Anna leaves …

Barnet Council awarded £125,000 to help refurbish Chipping Barnet Library

Barnet Council has received funding of £125,000 to make improvements to Chipping Barnet Library.

The money from The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sports (DCMS) Cultural Investment Fund, will be used towards improving study facilities at the library, as

We sadly announce that UK Cypriot Jo Georgiou has passed away at the age of 32

Jo Georgiou
(from Larnaca, Cyprus)
29.03.1990 – 12.02.2023
We sadly announce the passing of our beloved, Jo Georgiou, aged 32. Jo grew up in Larnaca and moved to London in 2004. She attended East Barnet School where she achieved her …

Letter from the Archbishop Nikitas of Thyateira and Great Britainto the Prime Minister regarding the return of the Parthenon marbles

A warm letter to the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Mr. Rishi Sunak, was sent by His Eminence Archbishop       , requesting the return of the Parthenon sculptures to Athens.

Major milestone reached for the delivery of 500 new council homes at Love Lane Estate in Haringey

The biggest regeneration programme in Haringey’s history has taken a major step forward with work getting underway to deliver 500 council homes and a new beginning for the community in Tottenham.

Work will commence for the first 61 council homes,

Community Payback schemes help to improve the borough of Haringey for residents.

Community Payback schemes help to improve the borough for residents.
Selected offenders recently helped cut back an overgrown tree in Rosebery Avenue, N17
You can nominate an area needing improvement by contacting

Appeal for information following dog attack in Hatfield

Police are appealing for witnesses and information following an incident in Hatfield where three dogs were reported to be dangerously out of control, killing another dog.

The incident occurred in Oxford Place, at around 6.50pm on Thursday 16 March.


Racist abuse on board a Victoria Line train at Finsbury Park – London Underground

Do you recognise them?

Officers are today releasing CCTV images following a report of racist abuse on board a Victoria Line train on the London Underground.

The incident happened at 1pm on Tuesday 21 February.

The victim boarded the service