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The Regular Congress of the Cyprus Peace Council will convene on 22 January 2022

The Regular Congress of the Cyprus Peace Council will convene on 22 January 2022

The Cyprus Peace Council (CPC) will convene of its Regular Congress on Saturday, 22 January 2022 under the slogan “Peace and Justice in Cyprus and in …

Keanu Reeves donates most of his Matrix earnings to Cancer Research

Hollywood actor Keanu Reeves has donated 70% of his total earnings from the 1999 film The Matrix to Cancer Research – that’s approximately $31.5 million, as according to The New York Post, he earned a total of $45 million for …

Sakis Rouvas turns 50!

Sakis Rouvas, one of Greece’s most popular singers, celebrated his 50th birthday on Wednesday 5th January!
Born and raised on the island of Corfu, Sakis began his music career in 1991, at the Thessaloniki Song Festival. Since then, he has …

Theatre Review

Redeemed by the bells

The last time I saw that fine actor Stephen Mangan on stage was in an awful “concert performance” of Guys and Dolls at The Royal Albert Hall in which he played a faux gangster narrator with …

Film Reviews

FILM OF THE WEEK

 

BOILING POINT

A truly amazing film shot in one single take which takes the breath away and puts you right into the action from beginning till the end. Actor turned director Philip Barantini first made this …

Go Skinny Dipping and slim down

Yes it is the New Year, when many have overindulged in all the rich foods full of sauces, sweet indulgence, and those that are generally not too good on the waistline! How many have felt that clothing is little more …

Cooking Loukoumathes with UK Cypriot Loulla Astin

Loukoumathes / Λουκουμάδες

These fried dough balls with honey syrup are traditionally made on 5 January to be offered on Epiphany 6 January to the Kalikantzarous / Καλικάντζαρους – naughty goblin-like mythical creatures who arrived on Christmas Eve to disturb …

All you need to know about holiday home insurance

A holiday home is a place to which you can escape to forget all your worries. Or, at least, it should be.
Problems can arise, how-ever, and that is where holiday home insurance steps in. It can provide peace of …

Three jailed for attack on teenager in Finsbury Park

Three men have been jailed for over 15 years for their role in an attack on a 16-year-old boy.

Steven Allison, 19 (28.11.02) of Moreton Close, Hackney, was sentenced to five years’ imprisonment after pleading guilty to wounding with intent …

Happy New Year from David Astburys

Wishing everyone in the community a very Happy New Year!

We believe that 2022 is going to be another successful year for David Astburys Estate Agents and we want to make it our best yet, by staying true to our …