Category Archive: Heritage

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

North Cyprus – St Andrew´s Ball 2014 or Bavaria meets Scotland

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St Andrew´s Ball 2014 or Bavaria meets Scotland by Ralph Kratzer Scots and Bavarians have some things in common! First, we are mountain people. What the Scottish Highlands mean for the Scots it is… Continue reading

North Cyprus – Alashia Reborn and 2nd International Terracotta Workshop

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Alashia Reborn and the 2nd International Terracotta Workshop at the Bedesten in November 2014 By Heidi Trautmann…. Alashia or Alasia….when you spell it out loud….there is some mystic tone to it.  Alashia, an… Continue reading

Cyprus – The Highway Robbery – No-one has said this to them for 20 years

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Cyprus – The Highway Robbery   “No-one has said this to them for 20 years so they think they can run away with the highway robbery they have committed.”   By  Chris Elliott and… Continue reading

Cicero The Most Famous Governor in Cypriot History!

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Cicero The Most Famous Governor in Cypriot History!   By Ismail Veli If I was to choose the most famous Governor in Cypriot history I would choose the great Marcus Tullius Cicero, a… Continue reading

Vox Pop on BRT Television 23/11/2014 – 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 latest Vox Pop, I visited the Roots Bar in Kücük Erenköy, Tatlisu to meet up with Tina Luckhurst and some… Continue reading

The Cyprus Crisis – Looking back at the Truth By Dr Christian Heinze

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The Cyprus Crisis  Looking back at the Truth By Dr Christian Heinze   By Chris Elliott Cyprusscene.com receives many messages asking questions and also giving information and a recent message was from Dr Christian Heinze… Continue reading

Visit to Wayne’s Keep – November 2014

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Visit to Wayne’s Keep – November 2014 By Margaret Sheard…. Although I had arranged a visit to Wayne’s Keep for 4 of our ex-servicemen friends from the UK, we eventually joined together with… Continue reading

RBL Remembrance Sunday lunch at The Ship Inn

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Remembrance Lunch at The Ship Inn By Margaret Sheard Following the Remembrance Service at The Old British Cemetery in Kyrenia on Sunday 9th November 2014, there was a lunch organised by the Royal… Continue reading

Remembrance Day 2014 in Kyrenia, Northern Cyprus.

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Remembrance Day  2014 in Kyrenia, Northern Cyprus.   By Chris Elliott Following the gathering of so many people on the 8th November at the Old British Cemetery, Kyrenia to see a memorial unveiled… Continue reading

Vox Pop on BRT Television 16/11/2014 – Richard Chamberlain

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VOX POP tête-à-tête Richard Chamberlain By Engin Dervişağa For my show Vox Pop, I visited the fascinating Old Round Tower In Kyrenia High Street just below the Boldokan Car Park where I met up… Continue reading

The British Cyprus Police Were Remembered At The Setting Of The Sun

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The British Cyprus Police Were Remembered At The Setting Of The Sun   By Chris Elliott For some months now there has been the occasional mention in the press and media of plans to… Continue reading

A Cultural Double at Dogankoy Church

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A Cultural Double at Doğanköy Church   By Chris Elliott In the picturesque refurbished church of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Doĝanköy (Panagia Thermiotissa) we will shortly see a double event featuring the… Continue reading

The Queen’s representatives ordered to stay away from Cyprus police memorial

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The Queen’s representatives ordered to stay away from Cyprus police memorial We would like to thank John Oakes and T-Vine for sharing this very important article with cyprusscene.com and our other news sharing partners… Continue reading

Cyprus Themed Art Exhibition by Benice Gumrukcuoglu

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 Cyprus Themed Art Exhibition by Benice Gümrükçüoğlu Invitation from the SOS Children’s Village We kindly invite you to Benice Gümrükçüoğlu’s  “Cyprus Themed Art Exhibition” (Kıbırs Temalı Resim Sergisi), hosted under the auspices of… Continue reading

Cyprus Police will be remembered – At the going down of the sun

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Cyprus Police will be remembered At the going down of the sun   By Chris Elliott 2014 is the 100th anniversary of the start of the first World War and on the 11th… Continue reading