Category Archive: Information

Pit Stop, Çatalköy, Girne

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By Margaret Sheard …. Thank goodness for Pit Stop in Çatalköy.   There are many companies in North Cyprus which give excellent service and this is certainly one of them. I experienced the annoyance… Continue reading

Taking care of and renewing your British passport

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Cyprusscene.com has received the following  important reminder from the British High Commission in Nicosia to British passport holders which we would like to share with our readers. Taking care of and renewing your British passport… Continue reading

Jean Melton – Rest in Peace

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Jean Melton – Rest in Peace We have received the sad news that TFR member Jean Melton passed away on 8th March. Jean would have been 97 years old in June and her… Continue reading

Beware of Processionary Caterpillars in Cyprus Update

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By Chris Elliott…….. It seems the issue of Processionary Caterpillars is of concern to many people as these creatures are dangerous to both man and beast and when we wrote an article “Beware… Continue reading

My Crystal Collection

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by Mo Davies……. The Crazy Crone…..   If you rolled your eyes at my article last week click here about my work with crystals and you thought I was a bit flaky, fear… Continue reading

Daglı Sigorta are offering Expat Services

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By Trevor Hughes…… Daglı Sigorta are now offering passport renewals through the DHL service from their offices in Karaoğlanoğlu. DHL charges are 8 euro cheaper than TNT. For this service, we ask you… Continue reading

North Cyprus – new concept of wooden houses

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By Margaret Sheard ….. I have previously reproduced an article on cyprusscene.com about a new concept of wooden eco-houses which was courtesy of “Union” magazine  – (translated from the Russian – Soyuz magazine).… Continue reading

The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) weekly meetings east side

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By Margaret Sheard ….. It has been very difficult for us to travel to Lapta to attend the weekly get-togethers of The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) so we were delighted to… Continue reading

TRNC Road Tax Abolished and Fuel going up!

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Now Hear This, Now Hear This!   By Trevor Hughes…… With effect from 1st May 2017 the Road Fund Licence is being abolished. Fuel will go up by 40 KUROS per litre to… Continue reading

North Cyprus Trevor’s Tips for March 2017

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By Trevor Hughes…… Learning How to Drive in the TRNC If you are going to learn to drive here for the first time, you will need to apply for a Provisional Driving Licence.… Continue reading

Chemist Rota – March 2017 – North Cyprus

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Chemist Rota – March 2017 By Trevor Hughes…… I have compiled the Chemist Rota for March 2017 for the Girne/Alsancak/Lapta areas and this can be viewed by clicking here Please note that as the chemist rota is… Continue reading

The Funeral of Cathy Jackson, a tribute from Tulips

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By Carole King and Sue Tilt ….. On Monday morning, 20 February, at Lapta Cemetery on a brilliantly sunny morning over 150 people gathered to say a sad farewell to Cathy Jackson. What… Continue reading

Catherine Jackson – Rest in Peace

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We were shocked to hear the sad news of the passing of Catherine Jackson.  We didn’t know her well but when our paths did cross she was always so friendly and always smiling.… Continue reading

Multimax keep their customers updated on service issues 4th February 2017

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By Chris Elliott…….. Living in North Cyprus we either have great internet or it goes flaky from time to time and we read comments people make in the social media saying  this ISP… Continue reading

North Cyprus asks , What is ‘Dangerous driving’?

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By Chris Elliott…….. We all will have opinions of what is dangerous driving from the experiences we have of driving in the TRNC and I will give an experience I had recently. Now… Continue reading

A bright New Year for North Cyprus Forum the Friendly Forum

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By NCF Admin…….. With the coming of the new year, many old members of North Cyprus Forum the Friendly Forum have been registering again to our great delight. As they have found since… Continue reading

George Isaac Andrew Lewis RIP

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By Kathy Martin… In a newsletter received from St Andrews Church, Kyrenia it was very sad to note the passing of George Isaac Andrew Lewis and we are showing this posting below for any… Continue reading

Amore Salon and Tulips Food Appeal For Cancer Patients and Their Families

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Scenario: One of our patients having lived and worked here for approx 20 years, unable to gain citizenship and suddenly being diagnosed with cancer? This is what it means: You are unable to… Continue reading