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A new year with the Rotary Club of Kyrenia Cosmopolitan

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By Chris Elliott…… At cyprusscene.com we have always tried very hard to help people and organisations by publishing news and reviews about their activities and also working with them in the development of… Continue reading

What dangers does Turkey face from terrorists?

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Mehmet Nesip Ogun on Istanbul’s nightclub attack   By Chris Elliott…… Living in Northern Cyprus for many years, I believe I have learned a lot about the truth of the Cyprus problem that… Continue reading

Starlux Cinema presents week commencing 6th January 2017

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We give below details of the films which are being shown at the Starlux Cinema, Karaoğlanoğlu for week commencing Friday 6th January 2017 until Thursday 12th January 2017. Film showing Mars VIP Jupiter Pluto Neptun Saturn Çalgi… Continue reading

North Cyprus Forum the Friendly Forum in 2017

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Just over a year ago North Cyprus Forum was rebuilt as a blog due to technical difficulties with the original system software and it has benefited from many fascinating reviews and news articles… Continue reading

Cyprusscene.com and the road ahead in 2017

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By Chris Elliott……. The end of 2016 brings cyprusscene.com moving forward into its 5th year and what a fascinating journey it has continued to be. During this time we have seen many writers… Continue reading

A Happy New Year on board flight 2017 with cyprusscene.com

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A Happy New Year on Board I would like to thank all of those contributors old and new for the news and reviews which we have shared on cyprusscene and other websites and… Continue reading

TRNC Drivers, do they drive with due care and attention?

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By Chris Elliott……. Road Safety has been very much in the news here in the TRNC recently with 2 high profile road traffic accidents  which prompted us to publish 2 articles on a… Continue reading

Starlux Cinema presents week commencing 30th December 2016

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We give below details of the films which are being shown at the Starlux Cinema, Karaoğlanoğlu for week commencing Friday 30th December 2016 until Thursday 5th january 2017. Film showing Mars VIP Jupiter Pluto Neptun Saturn The… Continue reading

KKTC’de dikkatli araba kullanın ve hayat kurtarın

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Drive with care in Northern Cyprus and save lives Following the publication of this article in English, we were asked by many Turkish Cypriots for it to be translated and published in Turkish which… Continue reading

TRNC: Our Struggle for Existence

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By Chris Elliott……. The joy of Christmas is almost with us and so many people are looking forward to a peaceful New Year but for the Turkish Cypriots in Cyprus in 1963 this… Continue reading

Starlux Cinema presents week commencing 23rd December 2016

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We give below details of the films which are being shown at the Starlux Cinema, Karaoğlanoğlu for week commencing Friday 23rd December until Thursday 29th December 2016. Film showing Mars VIP Jupiter Pluto Neptun Saturn Collateral Beauty… Continue reading

North Cyprus Cricket, TRNC Ladies Cricket team’s damp affair

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The Creditwest TRNC Ladies Cricket team’s final match of the Autumn League was a damp affair in every sense. The weather reminded those who had played in England of a bitterly cold early… Continue reading

GAU “You Can Help Save Someone’s Life ” Blood Donation Day

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By Chris Elliott……. The British expatriates in Northern Cyprus are very familiar with Blood doning days arranged in their community mainly by the British Residents’ Society but I decided to take perhaps an… Continue reading

Multimax tell customers about a lightning strike at Girne Telecommunications Office

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By Chris Elliott…….. Today was a grey, cold, wet and a very gloomy day and here  we are in our office preparing to publish a number of cyprusscene articles when there were a couple… Continue reading

Don’t be a Lemming, Drive Safely and be Safe in Northern Cyprus

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By Chris Elliott…….. John Snowby a retired UK policeman living in the TRNC who was a Senior Investigating Officer tasked with an overseeing role for all serious accidents including fatal and serious injury… Continue reading

Drive with care in Northern Cyprus and save lives!

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By Chris Elliott…….. Like most expats living in North Cyprus I am sometimes dumbfounded at the lack of spatial awareness and anticipation exercised by local drivers on the roads and more so when… Continue reading

Starlux Cinema presents week commencing 16th December 2016

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We give below details of the films which are being shown at the Starlux Cinema, Karaoğlanoğlu for week commencing Friday 16th December until Thursday 22nd December 2016. Film showing Mars VIP Jupiter Pluto Neptun Saturn Rogue 1 Star Wars… Continue reading

The history of St Andrew’s Church, Kyrenia

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By Chris Elliott….. There may be old or even ancient buildings where some of us live and we may know something of them but where does this knowledge come from? Around the world… Continue reading