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Don’t let the past ruin your future!

Most of us have had struggles in our life, because that’s the way life is. Life is a rollercoaster ride of events with ups and downs. Some are major downs, like traumatic events that can lead to severe scaring in …

Film Reviews

FILM OF THE WEEK

RIDERS OF JUSTICE

Anders Thomas Jensen’s big screen entertainment is perfectly plotted with an amazing cast. Mads Mikkelsen fresh from his recent triumph in ANOTHER ROUND plays Markus, a military man sent to Afghanistan for yet …

Theatre Review: Scary, scary night

The year is 1983 and writer Susan Hill writes a book which was destined to become a theatrical phenomenon, opening in Scarborough in 1987, followed by a West End production in 1989 (and television film in the same year), where …

Great Movie Quotes – Take 3

“Here’s looking at you, kid.” “Open the pod bay doors, please, Hal.” “I have a feeling we’re not in Kansas anymore.”
Everyone has their favourite movie quote. So much so that we have collated another 50 of our favourites (in …

Four new pros join the Strictly Come Dancing line-up

Four new professional dancers will be joining the Strictly Come Dancing line-up when the series returns this autumn.
The dancers stepping into the ballroom come from South Africa, Ukraine, Poland and the UK and are Kai Widdrington, Nikita Kuzmin, Cameron …

Despina Vandi and Demis Nikolaidis divorcing after 18 years of marriage

The news that Greek singer Despina Vandi and her husband of 18 years, former footballer Demis Nikolaidis, have decided to separate, fell like a bomb from the air in the Greek showbiz world.
Although the famous couple have chosen to …

Yiannis Ploutarchos to sing at Karaiskakio 25th anniversary event

Greek singer Yiannis Ploutarchos will sing live at Karaiskakio Foundation’s annual Charity Gala Dinner for Life, to mark its 25th anniversary.
The dinner will take place on Wednesday 8 September 2021 at the residence of Fotini Papadopoulou (wife of former …

The UN Security Council should insist on its implementation and demand that Turkey complies with the content of the relevant Resolutions

We welcome the statement by the President of the UNSC
The UNSC should insist on its implementation and demand that Turkey complies with the content of the relevant Resolutions
Statement by AKEL C.C. Spokesperson, Giorgos Koukoumas
24 July 2021, AKEL …

Enjoy the heatwave with some quick, easy to make Cypriot products!

Too hot to cook all day? We agree! That’s where Greek Deli 2 U comes in with the best traditional Greek frozen produce on offer for you! You won’t want to miss their BUY ONE GET ONE FREE offer on …

Space travel and Bullet trains: The economic benefits of bold visions

“They say the Nile used to run from East to West”
– The Killers, “Spaceman”

Space travel. Travel to Mars. High Speed 2. Fibre optic 5G broadband. Are these worthwhile expenditures and investments, or are they a waste of money?…