John Christodoulou honoured in Cyprus

John Christodoulou was honoured in Cyprus by President Anastasiades at the Presidential Palace in Nicosia. An inspirational story about John Christodoulou who came to the UK 46 years ago from Cyprus at the age of nine with his family as refugees after the Turkish invasion of Cyprus. Only speaking Greek he had to readjust to […]

UK Cypriot Christoforos Epaminondas to appear in Edinburgh Fringe

As he looks forward to his first stand-up show Christof Epaminondas and Friend(s): Too Much Encouragement at the Edinburgh Fringe from 4 to 28 August – Christof talks about the inspiration behind the show and being heckled by his yiayia, Melia Toumazis. Why do you do comedy? I just love the feeling of making people […]

Cypriot footballer Elena Aristodimou signs for Bundesliga German team

Womens Cypriot footballer Elena Aristodimou signs for Bundesliga womens German team SV Meppen  a great jump for the Cypriot who had been playing in Finland for JYPK prior to that in Sweden for Eskilstuna. In Cyprus she played for Barcelona FA in Cyprus and continues to play for the Cyprus National team.

UK Cypriot Michelle Tsiakkas is to appear in BBC Strictly dancing.

Strictly Come Dancing fever is already gathering pace as the BBC confirms the names of its 20 professional dancers for the upcoming series – including FOUR new pros.But that’s not all, Strictly fans will be excited to learn that FOUR new world class dancers are joining the professional troupe alongside some of the Strictly 2021(opens in […]

UK Cypriot Sarbel revealed as the Baby on The Masked Singer Greece

The first season of The Masked Singer Greece, the Greek version of The Masked Singer, concluded on Saturday 2 July. The show, hosted by Greek singer Sakis Rouvas, saw 14 popular Greek celebrities compete against each another shrouded from head-to-toe in an elaborate costume, complete with full face mask to conceal his/her identity. The judging […]

Arsenal turns to UK Cypriot connections with the appointments of Mehmet Ali and Jack Wilshere as the new Head Coaches of their Under-21 and Under-18 sides, respectively.

Arsenal are delighted to announce the appointment of UK Cypriot Mehmet Ali and Jack Wilshere as the new Head Coaches of our Under-21 and Under-18 sides, respectively. Turkish Cypriot Mehmet joined them as Under-23s assistant coach back in January, and following a positive six months he will now take on the role of Head Coach […]