Category Archive: Information

The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) – Canasta group

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The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) Canasta group The TFR association is known for its numerous social events for its members in North Cyprus. So, for example, the weekly get-together on Friday afternoon… Continue reading

British Residents’ Society – Border Crossing/White Card

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British Residents’ Society Border Crossing/White Card   By Chris Elliott…….. Hot on the heels of the various media, the British Residents’ Society have now sent an email to their  membership with the following… Continue reading

Importing Cars into Northern Cyprus

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Importing Cars into Northern Cyprus   By Trevor Hughes…….. We often receive requests for help from our readers of cyprusscene.com and we try to help where we can and share information where applicable… Continue reading

Michael de Glanville and Viola Edward – Touch and Loving Relationship

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Touch and Loving Relationship By Michael de Glanville and Viola Edward….            Relationship concerns the connection between people. It is about how we communicate with each other, how we… Continue reading

Michael de Glanville and Viola Edward – Understanding and Healing Addiction

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Understanding and Healing Addiction By Michael de Glanville & Viola Edward….                   What is addiction? Addiction is a persistent and irresistible desire for a particular… Continue reading

Cyprus Dispute – Yusuf Kanlı: “One-way road: Cyprus talks”

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Cyprus Dispute Yusuf Kanlı: “One-way road: Cyprus talks” Turkish Cypriot columnist Yusuf Kanlı of Hurriyet newspaper wrote about resumed Cyprus talks. In his column Kanlı looks into the resumed process and analysis the… Continue reading

Cyprus Dispute – No more paperwork at crossing points

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Cyprus Dispute No more paperwork at crossing points Filling a ‘visa’ slip will no longer be required by the Turkish Cypriot side at crossing points, it was announced on Friday, as the leaders… Continue reading

Northern Cyprus Residency Permit and Driving Licence update – May 2015

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Northern Cyprus Residency Permit and Driving Licence update – May 2015   By Chris Elliott……. I wrote an article recently click here that gave examples of statements by Citizens Advice Cyprus  and the British… Continue reading

All Stars Agency Promotions says No Work Permit, No work!

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No Work Permit, No work! say’s All Stars Agency Promotions   Legal Performing Artists Hold Meeting with TRNC Labour Authorities   By Ken Hibbitt Manager of All Stars Agency Promotions (ASAP) Over the… Continue reading

Near East Bank, Lefkosa – Mothers Day Book launch

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Book Launch at Near East Bank, Lefkoşa to celebrate Mothers’ Day By Margaret Sheard…. We were invited to a book launch at Near East Bank in Lefkoşa on Friday 8th May but unfortunately… Continue reading

Russia celebrates Victory Day in North Cyprus

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The Russian Community in North Cyprus celebrates 70th year Victory Day   By Margaret Sheard…. There is a large Russian community in the TRNC and being far from their motherland they still like… Continue reading

A Bavarian in India and Sri Lanka – Part 5 – Tea, Cricket, Beaches and the Leopard

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My travel report A Bavarian in India and Sri Lanka – Part 5 Sri Lanka – Tea, Cricket, Beaches and the Leopard By Ralph Kratzer For Part 1 of my travelogue – Flying… Continue reading

Suffolk Regiment – Derek Tye RIP

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Derek Tye – ex-Suffolk Regiment Rest in Peace By Margaret Sheard…. I write from time to time about the Suffolk Regiment – the time in Cyprus of “C” Company in the late 1950’s,… Continue reading

A Bavarian in India and Sri Lanka – Part 4 – Temples, Fortresses and Elephants

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My travel report A Bavarian in India and Sri Lanka – Part 4 Sri Lanka – Temples, Fortresses and Elephants By Ralph Kratzer For Part 1 of my travelogue – Flying Emirates and… Continue reading

Suffolk Regiment – Cyprus “Old Boys” Reunion 2015

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Suffolk Regiment – Cyprus “Old Boys” Reunion 26th April 2015 By Margaret Sheard…. Having written about some of the lads from the Suffolk Regiment who did most of their National Service here in… Continue reading

Michael de Glanville and Viola Edward – Breathwork, a Stress Healing Method

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BREATHWORK, A STRESS HEALING METHOD By Michael de Glanville & Viola Edward….                                          … Continue reading

Chemist Rota – May 2015 – North Cyprus

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Chemist Rota – May 2015 By Trevor Hughes I have compiled the Chemist Rota for the month of May 2015  for the Girne/Alsancak/Lapta areas and this can be viewed by clicking here Please note that… Continue reading