Category Archive: Entertainment

Cyprus to Panama – Anita’s Diary Part 2

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Cyprus to Panama – Anita’s Diary Part 2 – Las Lajas Introduction by Margaret Sheard…. Anita is continuing her wonderful reflections of a new life in a new country and this is the… Continue reading

Christmas in North Cyprus

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Christmas in North Cyprus By Margaret Sheard…. When I came to live in North Cyprus, 11 years ago, being a Muslim country I did not expect Christmas to happen but I was very… Continue reading

Words of the Week 43/2014 – Washington Irving

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Words of the Week 43/2014 Washington Irving Washington Irving (April 3, 1783 – November 28, 1859) was an American author, essayist, biographer, historian, and diplomat of the early 19th century. He is best… Continue reading

Classic Film Evenings at The Food Lodge in Catalköy – January 2015

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Classic Film Evenings at The Food Lodge in Catalköy January 2015 By Ralph Kratzer The Classic Film Evenings at The Food Lodge Bakery and Bistro in Catalköy continue and have become a regular popular… Continue reading

Ziyamet Special Needs School

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Ziyamet Ozel Egitim Okul Fundraising Event  By Margaret Sheard….  We were recently invited to attend a fundraising event for the Ziyamet Ozel Egitim Okul, which is a special needs school in the Karpaz… Continue reading

What’s New on BRT2 Television 20/12/2014 – Colonel John Hughes-Wilson

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Television News from BRT2 Colonel John Hughes-Wilson By Can Gazi This week retired army intelligence officer Colonel John Hughes-Wilson joins me in the studio for A Cup of Conversation. During our chat at… Continue reading

Vox Pop on BRT Television 21/12/2014 – Tina Luckhurst and the Roots Ramblers

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VOX POP tête-à-tête Tina Luckhurst and the Roots Ramblers By Engin Dervişağa….. For my show Vox Pop, I visited the Roots Bar in Kücük Erenköy, Tatlisu to meet up with Tina Luckhurst and some of… Continue reading

Doganköy Community Association – Christmas Lunch at Al Shaheen

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Doganköy Community Association Pre-Christmas Lunch at Al Shaheen By Margaret Sheard…. The Doganköy Community Association held a pre-Christmas lunch on Wednesday 17th December at Al Shaheen Restaurant in Karakum which was a very… Continue reading

The Main Event on BRT Radio 20/12/2014 – Colonel John Hughes-Wilson

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The Main Event with Denise Phillips Colonel John Hughes-Wilson   By Denise Phillips My guest this week on The Main  Event is retired army intelligence officer Colonel John Hughes-Wilson when we talked about his prolific literary work… Continue reading

North Cyprus Events Calendar – December 2014

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Events Calendar – Issue 51/2014 18th December 2014 By Margaret Sheard A list of events you can look forward to in North Cyprus.  For those charity fund-raisers, venues etc. which would like to… Continue reading

Blue Song Restaurant Event for Tulips

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Blue Song Restaurant Event for Tulips By Carole King and Sue Tilt… Due to unfortunate circumstances during October the Blue Song Restaurant in Lapta were unable to support Tulips in their Pink Month,… Continue reading

Esentepe Fun, Run and Ramble 2015 – Car Treasure Hunt for TULIPS

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Esentepe Fun, Run and Ramble 2015 Car Treasure Hunt  Raising money for TULIPS (Help Those with Cancer) By welikev… For the second consecutive year the Esentepe Fun, Run and Ramble 2015 will be… Continue reading

Laden Ince – Professional Singing Lessons

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Professional UK-qualified singing lessons by Laden Ince By Heidi Trautmann…. When I conducted my interview with Laden Ince, our charming and high class opera singer, she told me that she would love to share… Continue reading

St Andrews Church singing Carols at Cafe George

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St Andrews Church singing  Carols at Cafe George Kyrenia   Members of St Andrews Church Kyrenia will be visiting  Cafe George near the Belediyesi offices on Thursday 18th December at 11.00am and again… Continue reading

Near East Bank, Karaoğlanoğlu Christmas Soiree

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Near East Bank Christmas Soiree By Margaret Sheard…. The Christmas festivities are getting under way in North Cyprus with so much going on.  Near East Bank, of which both Chris and I are… Continue reading

Words of the Week 42/2014 – Michelangelo

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Words of the Week 42/2014 Michelangelo Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni (6 March 1475 – 18 February 1564), commonly known as Michelangelo, was an Italian sculptor, painter, architect, poet, and engineer of the… Continue reading