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Concerts without Borders “Music fit for a Queen” Review

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Intro by Margaret Sheard….. Unfortunately we were unable to attend this wonderful concert as we were away in the UK. However, having visited CVAR with Demetra Mustafaoglu some months ago and written a promotional… Continue reading

St Andrew’s Church, Girne – Musical evening at The Hermitage

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St Andrew’s Church, Girne invite you to a music and picnic evening at The Hermitage on Friday 30th September, where you can enjoy music from shows, concerts and classics – Bach and The… Continue reading

TRNC News 23.9.2016 – Akıncı: “settlement needs support of international community”

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Akıncı: “The settlement needs to be supported by the international community” President Akıncı has stated that any settlement in Cyprus must be supported by the international community. The President was speaking in a… Continue reading

North Cyprus Events Calendar from 23rd September 2016

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A list of events you can look forward to in North Cyprus.  For those charity fund-raisers, venues etc. which would like to include an event in the Events Calendar, contact www.cyprusscene.com    The Events Calendar is… Continue reading

TRNC News 22.9.2016 – President Akıncı met with British Foreign Secretary Johnson

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President Akıncı met with British Foreign Secretary Johnson Yesterday, President Mustafa Akıncı held his first meeting in New York with the UK’s Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson. In his statement following the meeting, Akıncı… Continue reading

TRNC News 21.9.2016 – President Akıncı: “Half a century of isolation must end”

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President Akıncı: “Half a century of isolation must end” The Turkish Cypriot people have been isolated from the world and the international community for too long, President Mustafa Akıncı has stated. Speaking to… Continue reading

TRNC News 20.9.2016 – Akinci departs for New York for 71st UNGA

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 Akıncı departs for New York today on an official visit to the UNGA President Mustafa Akıncı departs for New York today as part of an official visit to the 71st United Nations General… Continue reading

TRNC News 19th September 2016 Akinci: “Our objective is a federal settlement”

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“Our objective is a federal settlement” states President Akıncı According to a statement by President Akıncı, the objective of the Cyprus negotiations is to create a federal settlement. Neither a confederation nor a… Continue reading

North Cyprus Events Calendar from 15th September 2016

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A list of events you can look forward to in North Cyprus.  For those charity fund-raisers, venues etc. which would like to include an event in the Events Calendar, contact www.cyprusscene.com    The Events Calendar is… Continue reading

EFRAR 2017 – Working Together – Clarisse and Andy Cooper

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By Sue Steel – EFRAR 2017 Committee…… Working Together – Clarisse and Andy Cooper Clarisse and Andy Cooper really enjoy life on the island. When they moved here 3 years ago from Northampton,… Continue reading

Gizemli Kıbrıs by Zekai Altan – Book launch at The Merit Hotel, Lefkosa

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By Margaret Sheard….. We met Zekai Altan some 2 years ago and have had the pleasure of staying at his lovely eco friendly Nitovikla Hotel in Kumyali, it was only for a weekend… Continue reading

KADS – “The Older They Get” at Pia Bella Hotel, Girne

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By Margaret Sheard….. Good news for fans of KADS.  On Thursday 29th and Friday 30th September at The Pia Bella Hotel in Girne, the Kyrenia Amateur Dramatic Society (KADS) will be performing “The… Continue reading

A Bell in Bellapais by John Guthrie – Book launch at Bestseller Bookshop, Karakum

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By Margaret Sheard…… When visiting the Gardens of Irini a little while ago to attend a photography exhibition of Jay Wadams, he told us of the book which was to be published for Deidre… Continue reading

TRNC News 9.9.2016 – Akinci: Our principle aim is a 5 party conference

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Akıncı: “Our principle aim is a five party conference” President Mustafa Akıncı stated that the principle aim of the tripartite summit, which is to be held on 26 September 2016 in New York,… Continue reading

TRNC News 8.9.2016 – Akinci: Negotiations ongoing but guarantee system must include Turkey

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Akıncı: Cyprus negotiations are ongoing but the new Guarantee system must also include Turkey President Mustafa Akıncı stated that establishing a system of guarantees which excludes Turkey and expecting the Turkish Cypriots to… Continue reading

EFRAR 2017 – Working Together – Annette McCloskey

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By Sue Steel….EFRAR 2017 Committee…. Working Together – Annette McCloskey of The Abnormals Annette still isn’t quite sure how she has ended up dressing in silly costumes, singing and making people laugh as… Continue reading

North Cyprus Events Calendar from 8th September 2016

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A list of events you can look forward to in North Cyprus.  For those charity fund-raisers, venues etc. which would like to include an event in the Events Calendar, contact www.cyprusscene.com    The Events Calendar is… Continue reading

TRNC News 7.9.2016 – Leaders discussed the Economy and EU Chapters

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Leaders discussed the Economy and EU chapters President Mustafa Akıncı and Greek Cypriot Leader Nikos Anastasiades met yesterday as part of the second round of the intensified Cyprus negotiations. The Leaders’ meeting took… Continue reading