Category Archive: People

The Anglo Turkish Association (ATA) of North Cyprus – Cancer School Invitation

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The Anglo Turkish Association (ATA) of North Cyprus Cancer School Invitation By Ralph Kratzer I got the information from Pearl Mitchell of The Anglo-Turkish Association of Northern Cyprus that they plan a very interesting… Continue reading

My Travel Report – A Brit in Bavaria – A Bavarian in UK – Part 1 – AUGSBURG

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A Brit in Bavaria – A Bavarian in UK Good old times vs. modern times… Part 1 – AUGSBURG by Ralph Kratzer My girlfriend Sarah is English, I am from Bavaria in Southern… Continue reading

The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) – Review of the Year 2014

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The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) Review of the Year 2014 by Ralph Kratzer The year 2014 is now drawing to its close and I want – like last year – to… Continue reading

Heidi Trautmann receives Order of Merit

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Heidi Trautmann receives award from the President of the German Federal Republic By Margaret Sheard…. The name Heidi Trautmann is well-known in the art and culture scene in North Cyprus and as well as… Continue reading

The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) – Christmas Dinner 2014

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The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) TFR Christmas Dinner 2014 by Ralph Kratzer More than 100 members of the association The Foreign Residents in the TRNC (TFR) accepted the invitation of the… Continue reading

Suffolk Regiment “Old Boys” Christmas Reunion

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The Suffolk Regiment “Old Boys” Christmas Reunion By Margaret Sheard…. I have written quite a lot about some of the Suffolk Regiment lads who spent most of their national service days in Cyprus… Continue reading

Royal British Legion – RBL Theatre Players perform Showstoppers!

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Royal British Legion (RBL) RBL Theatre Players perform Showstoppers! By Ralph Kratzer The RBL Theatre Players are an integral part of cultural life in North Cyprus since years. After last year´s big success with the… Continue reading

Heidi Trautmann – Back Home in Cyprus

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  Heidi Trautmann – Back home in Cyprus – 1/12/2014 Following is an article written by Heidi of her recent experiences when returning to Germany for a hip replacement operation which can also… Continue reading

North Cyprus – Bon Voyage to Khan at Le Jardin

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Bon Voyage to Khan By Margaret Sheard…. Many people in North Cyprus will know Khan Sarfraz.  I have known him for a number of years and although I had not seen him for… Continue reading

When walls fall – not always a blessing?

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When walls fall – not always a blessing? November 9th 2014 marked the twenty-fifth anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Nearly one year after that event in 1989 the reunification of the divided… Continue reading

Cyprus – Army Friends Reunited

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Cyprus – Army Friends Reunited By Margaret Sheard…. Back in April 2014 I was asked by Chris Veness to try and help him to find a friend from his army days in Cyprus… Continue reading

Pink Month for Tulips – Pink Fun Bowling

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Pink Month for Tulips Pink Fun Bowling by Ralph Kratzer We just got the information that there is another event planned for the Pink October month. Remember, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month across… Continue reading

Horse Racing in Cyprus Nicosia Race Club

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Horse Racing in Cyprus Nicosia Race Club By Ralph Kratzer I´ve never been to a horse race before in my life. First, because I do not bet. I’ve never been in a casino,… Continue reading

My View – A Highlight in North Cyprus – Dance of Cyprus Whirling Derviş

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Dance of Cyprus Whirling Derviş for Tulips at Bellapais Monastery By Ralph Kratzer We have already published a lot of reports on our websites about “Tulips – Help those with Cancer Association”. Raziye… 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 – 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