Category Archive: Information

Classic Film Evenings at The Food Lodge in Catalköy – Update No. 2

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The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) Classic Film Evenings at The Food Lodge in Catalköy Update No. 2 By Ralph Kratzer The Classic Film Evenings at The Food Lodge Bakery and Bistro in… Continue reading

South Cyprus – Discounter Lidl in the Line of Fire

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Discounter Lidl in the Line of Fire By Ralph Kratzer Actually, I don´t like going shopping in South Cyprus, because I am of the opinion, we live here in Northern Cyprus and therefore should boost… Continue reading

North Cyprus Health Tips by “Dr Irena” – Dementia

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  “Dr Irena’s” Health Tips – No.19 Dementia (Part 1)   Irena Hulson is continuing with her series of health tips, which have been very well received by our readers, especially those who… Continue reading

Reggae Pool Party in aid of The Children in Need Foundation

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Reggae, Reggae, Reggae At Habana Pool Bar, Alsancak The Children in Need Foundation   By Mary Day CiNF have organised in conjunction with Habana Pool Bar, Alsancak a fun-filled poolside Reggae party on… Continue reading

Tulips receive cheque from Carlsberg (TRNC)

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Support for Tulips by Carlsberg (TRNC) By Carole King and Sue Tilt From September 2013 to May 2014 The Carlsberg Amateur Darts League had nominated Tulips as their chosen charity for support from… Continue reading

Jerry Carlsson tribute to Jerry Lee Lewis at the Courtyard Inn, Karakum

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Jerry Carlsson tribute to Jerry Lee Lewis at the Courtyard Inn, Karakum by Ralph Kratzer Who does not remember “The Killer” Jerry Lee Lewis? The American rock´n´roll and country music singer, pianist and songwriter was… Continue reading

North Cyprus – State Ceremony for Turkish Cypriot Martyrs

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  State Ceremony for Turkish Cypriot Martyrs  By Margaret Sheard A very poignant commemoration took place on 15th August when 34 martyrs from the 83 missing persons from the villages of Taşkent, Terazi… Continue reading

Cyprus dispute – Hellim issue discussed at President’s office

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Hellim issue discussed at President’s office The ongoing efforts of the Greek Cypriot Administration to register hellim or halloumi as a protected designation of origin (PDO) for Cyprus were brought to the President’s… 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

Colin Mulcahy – Rest in Peace

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Colin Mulcahy – Rest in Peace   Latest News: For those wishing to pay their last respects to Colin, the funeral is at Green Hill cemetery on Friday 15th August at 10.30am. By… Continue reading

North Cyprus – BRT2 Television visits cyprusscene.com

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The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) BRT2 TV visits cyprusscene.com By Ralph Kratzer Last week BRT2-producer Engin Dervişağa once again was visiting Chris Elliott and Margaret Sheard, the founders and operators of the… Continue reading

Cyprus problem – Alleged assault in South Cyprus against Turkish Cypriot couple

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Alleged assault in South Cyprus against Turkish Cypriot couple The police [in South Cyprus] have confirmed they are investigating an alleged assault against two Turkish Cypriots near the township of Sotira, Famagusta district,… Continue reading

North Cyprus – The Foreign Residents – Returning to Akincilar

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The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) Returning to Akincilar By Ralph Kratzer I came in contact with Akincilar/Lurucina (Greek Cypriot name: Louroujina) for the first time in my life through our TFR… Continue reading

Globetrotting – Travellers Tales – Vietnam Trip May 2014 – Part 2

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Travellers Tales Vietnam Trip May 2014 Part 2 Intro by Ralph Kratzer, Article by Mike Maternaghan In my post some days ago, I wrote about a trip to Vietnam, organized and accomplished by Mike Maternaghan,… Continue reading

New Jersey Nights in aid of The Children in Need Foundation comes to North Cyprus

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A Celebration of music from Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons in aid of The Children in Need Foundation     Transport organised from Karsyiaka Square By Mary Day We are delighted to… Continue reading

North Cyprus – Platform seeks support for street animals

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Platform seeks support for street animals An animal lover’s platform formed by 40 organizations has asked for support from Prime Minister Özkan Yorgancıoğlu for its short and medium term projects, particularly for street… Continue reading