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The response of an Independent business as more people turn to local foodbanks for support

The pandemic and high levels of unemployment have led to an increasing number of people in need who are struggling to make ends meet. This was the driving force for community focused Estate Agent, David Astburys, to kick off a …

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Would you usually be in Cyprus at this time of year? We would too! If you’re missing traditional Greek food like us, then check out the Greek Deli 2 U website to enjoy some authentic Cypriot treats from your own …

4ocean: The circular economy of the high seas story

“This sun, this sea, my heart leaping with youth. Tenderness and glory merge in blue and yellow” – Albert Camus

Tracking every pound

4ocean is a business that recovers, retrieves and treats waste plastic from the seas of the earth. …

Cyprus: Around 90% of patients in COVID-19 reference hospital unvaccinated

Around 90% of patients hospitalised at the Famagusta General Hospital, operating as a coronavirus reference hospital, have not been vaccinated against COVID-19, Amalia Hadjiyianni, Scientific Director of the Famagusta and Larnaca hospitals, told CNA.

She said that 66 patients are …

Cypriots’ trips abroad at low level

Cypriots’ trips abroad are at a low level, the Chairman of the Association of Cyprus Travel Agents (ACTA), Vassilis Stamataris, told CNA Friday.

“We see that traffic at the airports is increased, but we say that it is low compared …

Cyprus reports Friday one death, 419 cases, while 259 patients are in hospitals

The Ministry of Health announced on Friday the death of one patient from COVID19, while 259 people are receiving treatment in state hospitals, 92 of whom in a serious condition.

In addition, it announced 419 new coronavirus infections (positivity rate …

Police on Friday named the Plymouth shooter as Jake Davison, a 22-year-old crane operator

Devon & Cornwall Police can now confirm the identities of those people who have died following a shooting incident in Keyham, Plymouth on Thursday, August 12, 2021.

All the deceased lived locally in the Keyham area.

The offender has been …

Britain cuts cost of health service’s COVID-19 travel tests

Britain said on Friday it was cutting the cost of COVID-19 tests for travel from the National Health Service (NHS) and was reviewing the list of private providers to ensure pricing is transparent, warning it would clamp down on misleading …

Britain records 32,700 new COVID-19 cases, 100 deaths

Britain recorded 32,700 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday and 100 deaths within 28 days of a positive test for the virus, according to government data.

That compares with 33,074 new cases and 94 deaths on Thursday.

The data also …

Restaurant fire Wembley

Fifteen fire engines and around 100 firefighters were called to a fire at a building on High Road in Wembley.

The multi-purpose building consisted of single shops and a restaurant on the ground and lower ground floors and a hotel …