News in Brief

Charities/Associations 

13th December 2012 

This page is to inform readers of the results of charitable events and will be updated on a regular basis.   Any North Cyprus Charities wishing to inform the public of the results of their various events, please contact margaret.cyprushome@hotmail.com

The NCCCT Christmas Fair and Coffee Morning on 8th December at Pia Bella Hotel, Girne, was a huge success and a grand total of 9,535TL was raised for the charity.  Thank you to all who attended to support NCCCT.

Help Those with Cancer Association (Tulips) – Carole & Sue were at The Fez on Friday 7th December.  A big thank you to Hayal for allowing them to sell in her beautifully decorated Christmas Grotto, they raised 160TL with the sale of Golden Heart raffle tickets and they were also able to enjoy the music of Barry Snakes.

Help Those with Cancer Association (Tulips) – Carole & Sue were at the British Residents Society Mince Pie and Mulled Wine party for its members at St Andrews Church Hall on Saturday 8 December 11am to 1pm. They raised a fantastic 590TL in those 2 hours and would like to thank the generosity of all who attended and bought tickets for the Golden Heart raffle.

Help Those with Cancer Association (Tulips) – Carole & Sue were at the Bella View Christmas Sing-along on 9th December and raised a total of 1,230TL on the night.  Thanks are given to Starlite (Anthony McCartney, Jan Parkinson, Dawn Buyuktas, Ian Chennelle) for inviting Tulips to join them for an evening of Yuletide entertainment.  Entrance fees raised 650TL, the fundraiser was a further 280TL and a generous donation was made by Scott Kennedy of Astute FMA of 300TL.  Thanks also to the Bella View Hotel for their support of Tulips.

A total of 270TL was raised for the Royal British Legion, Kyrenia Branch, at the talk given by Keith Lloyd about the History of Winemaking at Kings Bar, Esentepe on Thursday 6th December.

Friends of the TRNC Emergency Services raised a total of 3,000TL from their 2 nights of the Christmas Sing-along at The Mountain View Hotel on 5th and 6th December.