Tag Archive: Royal British Legion Kyrenia Branch

Royal British Legion Kyrenia Branch – Charity Gala Night

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An update has been received from the Royal British Legion Kyrenia Branch giving details for their Charity Gala Night on Friday 9th June at the Savoy Ottoman Palace Hotel, Girne. Summer is coming… Continue reading

A Cup Of Conversation 4/2/17 with Paul Jones

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By Can Gazi…….. Joining me in the Bayrak TV studio this week is retired naval commander Paul Jones. Paul will be talking about his fascinating and long career on the high seas, and… Continue reading

RBL Theatre Players – April Pantomime cancellation

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We have received news from the Royal British Legion, Kyrenia Branch, that unfortunately the RBL Theatre Players’ re-scheduled production of the pantomime in April has once again been cancelled.  Following is their press… Continue reading

Another visit to the Cyprus Memorial Rock at the National Memorial Arboretum

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By Margaret Sheard….. We had originally planned to visit the National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire, UK when we were to visit the UK in November for a wedding, however, due to unforeseen circumstances… Continue reading

Remembrance Sunday in North Cyprus 13th November 2016

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By Margaret Sheard…… Sunday 13th November was bright and sunny and on arriving at the Old British Cemetery in Girne (Kyrenia) there was a very large crowd of people who had come along… Continue reading

The Battle of Blenheim, a talk at the Courtyard Karakum

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An Illustrated Talk by Keith Lloyd and Luncheon John Churchill, Duke of Marlborough Wins The Battle of Blenheim The Duke leads The Grand Alliance to an Overwhelming Victory over the French / Bavarian Coalition; August… Continue reading

Cyprus Rock Memorial at NMA : Looking back at its long journey

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Intro by Margaret Sheard….. Over the past year I have followed and written about the journey of the Cyprus Memorial Rock to its final resting place at The National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire,… Continue reading

Remembrance Sunday at The Old British Cemetery, Kyrenia

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By Margaret Sheard…… The non-time change in North Cyprus has probably confused a lot of us and just to be sure everyone is aware of the timing for the Remembrance Service at The… Continue reading

RBL Theatre Players 2016 Pantomime : Robin Hood Now cancelled

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THE PANTOMIME IS NOW CANCELLED. We apologise for the lateness of this notification but cyprusscene has only just been informed of the cancellation by RBL Theatre Players. By Margaret Sheard…. Although we are… Continue reading

RBL Kyrenia Branch – 2016 Poppy Appeal

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The Royal British Legion will have a huge presence in the TRNC in the coming weeks as the 2016 Poppy Appeal kicks off in earnest on Thursday 27th October in line with other… Continue reading

The Fez Çatalkoy – Alternative Quiz and Race Night for RBL

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The RBL Kyrenia Branch will be holding an ‘Alternative Quiz and Race Night’ on Thursday 27th October at The Fez in Çatalkoy starting at 7.30pm. Organiser Commander Paul Jones said: “Our good friends at The… Continue reading

RBL Theatre Players 2016 Pantomime : Robin Hood

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By Margaret Sheard…. Although we are in the throes of summer, the RBL Theatre Players have been rehearsing through the year for the traditional pantomime which this year is Robin Hood, and is… Continue reading

RBL Kyrenia Branch Poppy Riders to cycle around the Island of Cyprus

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14 keen members of the RBL Kyrenia branch in North Cyprus are busy preparing for the adventure of a lifetime in the form of a cycle ride around the whole island of Cyprus,… Continue reading

Cyprus Memorial Rock – Further update

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By Margaret Sheard….. We have received a further update from David Littlemore on the progress of the Cyprus Rock Memorial and the unveiling at the National Memorial Arboretum in the UK on Sunday… Continue reading

Cyprus Memorial Rock – Unveiling at National Memorial Arboretum

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Cyprus Memorial Rock – Latest news By Margaret Sheard….. Great news, the date for the unveiling of the Cyprus Memorial Rock has now been confirmed as Sunday 21st August 2016 at 11am and… Continue reading

Cyprus Rock Memorial for the National Memorial Arboretum

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UK Memorial to the British Servicemen who died in Cyprus 1955 to 1959   By Margaret Sheard…… During the Cyprus Emergency 371 British Servicemen lost their lives during the period April 1955 –… Continue reading

Lord Nelson is coming down your way with the RBL

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Lord Nelson is coming down your way with  RBL – Kyrenia Branch   By Chris Elliott…… For our local readers who enjoy after dinner talks, we are pleased to tell you that local… Continue reading

Royal British Legion Kyrenia Branch – Poppy Appeal Results

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Royal British Legion – Kyrenia Branch 2015 Poppy Appeal results   We have received the following wonderful news of the result of the 2015 RBL Poppy Appeal which exceeded all previous events.   Well… Continue reading