Category Archive: Heritage

ATAA Commemorates the 40th Anniversary of Turkey’s Cyprus Peace Operation

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ATAA Commemorates the 40th Anniversary of Turkey’s Cyprus Peace Operation   By Chris Elliott At such an important time in North Cyprus, we have been sent the following article link by regular reader, Hatice… Continue reading

North Cyprus – The Village of Arapkoy or Klepini

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The Village of Arapköy or Klepini   By Chris Elliott Pictures by Mary Day Over the years I have been to Arapköy many times and in the early visits it was on business… Continue reading

Cyprus – Peace in Our Times – 1974 to 2014

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 Peace in our Times – 1974 to 2014   By Chris Elliott Almost a week ago we saw an outpouring of emotion and joy as hundreds and thousands of Turkish Cypriots and Turks celebrated… Continue reading

North Cyprus – Dawn Vigil 2014 and Celebration

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North Cyprus – Dawn Vigil 2014 By Margaret Sheard Video by Chris Elliott 40 years have passed since Turkey, as a guarantor power, found it necessary to intervene with a peace operation to… Continue reading

North Cyprus – TRNC News Today – 21st July 2014 – 20th July Peace and Freedom Day celebrated

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TRNC News Today – 21st July 2014 20th July Peace and Freedom Day was celebrated with ceremonies.  President Eroğlu speaks at the ceremony ‘20th July Peace and Freedom Day’ was celebrated with ceremonies… Continue reading

Message by Serhat Akpinar – 40th Year of Cyprus Peace-keeping Operation

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Serhat Akpinar – Message on the 40th Year of Cyprus Peace Keeping Operation By gautalk The Founding Rector and Chancellor of the Board of Administrators – Serhat Akpınar has published a message with… Continue reading

Le Chateau Lambousa – Mevlana performance

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The Whirling Dervishes at Le Chateau Lambousa By Margaret Sheard Video by Chris Elliott It seems it is becoming a regular event to visit Le Chateau Lambousa to attend a function and the… Continue reading

Vox Pop on BRT Television 20/07/2014 – 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

Le Chateau Lambousa – The Vision Realised

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Serhat Akpinar – The Vision Realised Le Chateau Lambousa By Margaret Sheard Video by Chris Elliott Some 12 months ago, we were privileged to have an opportunity of a meeting with Serhat Akpinar,… Continue reading

North Cyprus – Dawn Vigil at Escape Beach

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The Dawn Vigil at Escape Beach By Margaret Sheard I remember two years ago when going to witness the Dawn Vigil, making my way along to Escape Beach unfortunately, in the dark, I… Continue reading

Vox Pop on BRT Television 13/07/2014 – Newmans Farm

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VOX POP tête-à-tête Newmans Farm By Engin Dervişağa Summer has arrive and it’s now very hot, so readers do take care if you venture out into the sun. BRTK have also changed their schedules… Continue reading

Newman’s Farm, Kyrenia – The Finale?

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Newman’s Farm, Kyrenia  The Finale? By Margaret Sheard… Maybe the visit of Patricia Newman (grand-daughter of Philip and Evelyn Newman) together with her husband Fred to Cyprus is the finale to my long-time… Continue reading

Richard Chamberlain – 2015 Calendar launch

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Richard Chamberlain – 2015 Calendar Launch By Margaret Sheard We met up with Richard Chamberlain who was sitting outside the Bandabulya in Girne chatting to the locals under the trees and Engin Dervişağa… Continue reading

Karaolos Camp and Army School, Famagusta

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Karaolos Army School, Famagusta from Exodus to where? – The missing camps of Cyprus?   By Chris Elliott In re-publishing my article “Exodus to where? – The missing camps of Cyprus?” on the… Continue reading

North Cyprus – Floral delights of Dikmen Village

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Floral delights of Dikmen Village By Chris Elliott When you are driving this time of the year and especially in the past few days when temperatures were soaring to 101 degrees, as you are… Continue reading