Category Archive: Heritage

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

Vox Pop on BRT Television 12/10/2014 – Newmans Farm

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VOX POP tête-à-tête Newmans Farm By Engin Dervişağa From time to time some of our viewers ask for some of my Vox Pop shows to be repeated which is difficult with projects scheduled but this… Continue reading

Policing in Cyprus 1955 to 1960 – Investigation Update re: PS. Emyr Pedr Edwards

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Policing in Cyprus 1955 to 1960 Investigation Update re:-  Police Sergeant – Emyr Pedr Edwards   By Chris Elliott…. We were delighted to hear from Mervyn Matthews the Vice Chairman of CARPO, the… Continue reading

Dogankoy Church – Forthcoming events Oct and Nov 2014

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Doğanköy Church Forthcoming Events By Margaret Sheard…. The Doğanköy Community Association have been very busy arranging events at the beautiful little church in their village, some of which we have already shared with… Continue reading

GAU initiative for Cyprus archaeological and cultural heritage

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“GAU initiates a new period for the Archaeological and Cultural Heritage of Cyprus” By gautalk…. First in Cyprus, the International Design Workshop which is to be held in Girne American University, will be… Continue reading

Nicosia Initiative – Healthy City Project

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Nicosia Initiative Commences With Healthy City Project The Nicosia Initiative, which operates under the social responsibility projects of GAU in the 2013/2014 academic years, together with its academic staff will commence the “Healthy… Continue reading

Dogankoy Church Photography Exhibition

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Photography Exhibition at Doğanköy Church By Margaret Sheard Unfortunately Richard Chamberlain was not able to be present for his scheduled photography exhibition at Doğanköy Church, but the exhibition was still held on Monday… Continue reading

Karpaz GAU Forest grows

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KARPAZ GAU FOREST GROWS FOR A GREEN FUTURE By gautalk The first attempt of tree planting in the surrounding area of Karpaz Life Campus, which was initially established for the reinforcement and development… Continue reading

The Great War – 1914 -18 – The War to End all Wars!

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The Great War – 1914 -18 The War to End all Wars! By Chris Elliott We have great pleasure to be able to share with our local readers the opportunity of acquiring a splendid… Continue reading

Catalkoy 5th Besparmak Festival

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Çatalköy 5th Beşparmak Festival   By Chris Elliott The Çatalköy Municipality have just announced the great news that they will be holding the 5th Beşparmak Festival on the 20th and 21st of September… Continue reading

Dogankoy Church – Wedding Joy

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Wedding Joy again at Dogankoy Church By Margaret Sheard… Having been watching the refurbishment of the old Doğanköy Church, we have already written to show readers how this was renovated and made ready… Continue reading

Dogankoy Church Refurbishment

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Doğanköy Church Refurbishment September 2014 By Margaret Sheard…. On Sunday 7th September 2014 I went along to the old Doğanköy Church (Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary) to meet with Paula Shirley and… Continue reading

Dogankoy Church – Richard Chamberlain photography exhibition

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Doğanköy Church – Photography Exhibition The work of Richard Chamberlain By Margaret Sheard We recently made the long trip to Famagusta to meet up with Richard Chamberlain and attend the opening of his… Continue reading

Richard Chamberlain – Photography Exhibition in Famagusta

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Richard Chamberlain – Famagusta Exhibition By Margaret Sheard Photographs by Chris Elliott Many people have visited Richard Chamberlain’s previous exhibitions to see his wonderful photography of Cyprus in 1954/55 and he wanted to… Continue reading