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Cyprus Ηealth Minister issues new decree for new phase of measures’ relaxation June 4

Cyprus’ Health Minister Constantinos Ioannou issued on Thursday a new decree providing for further easing of restrictions in place due to COVID. The new relaxations are put into effect June 4.

Citizens are allowed to be outside until 3 in …

UK removes Portugal from safe travel list in blow for airlines

Britain has removed Portugal from its quarantine-free travel list, the country’s transport minister said on Thursday, essentially shutting down the UK’s leisure travel market and deepening the pandemic crisis for airlines.

Airline easyJet also said no new countries would be …

Islington’s Pride unveils heritage trail with 50 plaques commemorating unsung local LGBTQ+ history

Islington’s Pride is launching a new heritage trail with 50 plaques celebrating and commemorating the borough’s rich LGBTQ+ history. 

Islington’s Pride – supported by the The National Lottery Heritage Fund, and part of Islington Council’s heritage team – is installing …

Image released following attempted robbery – London Underground

Do you recognise these people?

Officers investigating an attempted robbery on the Central Line Underground at Marble Arch Station are today releasing this image in connection.

At around 4.10pm on Thursday 11th February the victim was approached by a female …

Cyprus ‘deserves to be on green list’

Cyprus’ deputy tourism minister says the island nation “absolutely deserves” to be added to the UK’s green list at its next review.

Speaking to the Telegraph, Savvas Perdios said the country had been “open” to UK travellers visiting and expects …

Islington murder: 48-year-old woman arrested 

Detectives investigating the fatal stabbing of Tony Eastlake in Islington have made a second arrest.

A 48-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender and perverting the course of justice on Wednesday, 2 June.

She was taken to …

The entire international community reacts negatively to Turkey’s position for a two-state solution, Cyprus FM says

Cyprus` Foreign Minister, Nikos Christodoulides, said on Thursday that the whole international community, the UN five permanent members and the EU universally reacted negatively to Turkey`s insistence on changing the basis for a Cyprus settlement in favor of a two-state …

US intend to play a more active role in EastMed, Cyprus’ Foreign Minister says

Cyprus` Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides said that the Biden administration intends to assume a more active role in the Eastern Mediterranean, which is seen as a positive development by the Cypriot government.

In an interview with the Greek website ethnos.gr, …

Cyprus reports one death and 58 new Covid cases, patients decline to 57

Cyprus health authorities announced one death and 58 new Covid infections on Wednesday, bringing total number of fatalities and infections since the outbreak of the pandemic to 361 and 72,573 respectively.
 
According to a press release issued by the Ministry …

TAKE ACTION: Email your MP about Cyprus

This July marks 47 years since Turkey illegally invaded and occupied over a third of Cyprus. Now, Turkey is actively pushing for the permanent partition of the island. Cyprus needs all the support it can get from the UK, especially …