Category Archive: Heritage

Vox Pop on BRT Television 31/08/2014 – 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

Richard Chamberlain – Famagusta Photography Exhibition

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Richard Chamberlain Photography Exhibition in Famagusta By Margaret Sheard… We are delighted to tell our readers that Richard Chamberlain the great photographer will shortly return to the TRNC and will be holding an… Continue reading

Frozen Cypriots on Facebook help cyprusscene.com

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Frozen Cypriots on Facebook help cyprusscene.com   By Chris Elliott When you are interested in history, you need to know where to find research material and also meet other people who have the… Continue reading

Vox Pop on BRT Television 17/08/2014 – Cyprusscene.com

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VOX POP tête-à-tête Cyprusscene.com By Engin Dervişağa For my next Vox Pop show I  visited  Margaret Sheard and Chris Elliott to find out how their news and review website, cyprusscene.com was progressing since we… Continue reading

Ismail Veli – My Roots 1750s to 2014 – History of the Mehmet Katri family of Lurucina/Akincilar

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Ismail Veli – My Roots 1750s to 2014 History of the Mehmet Katri family of Lurucina/Akincilar By Ismail Veli The origins of the Mehmet Katri family in Lurucina goes back at least 11 generations.… Continue reading

Erenkoy – 50 years On – The Truth is Told

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Erenkoy – 50 Years On By Margaret Sheard video by Chris Elliott As last year in 2013, I  again made the trip to Erenkoy on Friday 8th August which on this occasion was… Continue reading

Vox Pop on BRT Television 10/08/2014 – 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

Be very careful what you wish for – By Roy Oswick

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Be very careful what you wish for   By Roy Oswick Following the granting of independence to the island of Cyprus, the role of the military police changed and reverted to the usual… Continue reading

Melbourne, Australia celebrated the 40th Anniversary of the Turkish Peace Operation in Cyprus

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Melbourne, Australia celebrated the 40th Anniversary of the Turkish Peace Operation in Cyprus News continues to be received in support of the Turkish Peace Operation in Cyprus which has resulted in peace in… Continue reading

Cyprus – Don’t Blame The British

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CYPRUS – DON’T BLAME THE BRITISH   Following the publication of an outstanding article in CYPRUS TODAY a leading North Cyprus newspaper recently, the author and local historian John Hughes-Wilson has asked cyprusscene.com to publish his article on the… Continue reading

51 Port Operating Squadron leave Valetta Camp, Cyprus

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51 Port Operating Squadron leave Valetta Camp, Cyprus The Camps of Cyprus By Chris Elliott Richard Chamberlain, the renowned photographer and author of the book “Cyprus Scene and Way of Life in 1954″, has contacted… Continue reading

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