UK Cypriots Peter and Anna Xiouri to appear on Channel 5 TV

UK Cypriots Anna and Peter Xiouri based in Hertfordshire have been selected to appear on Dream House Makeovers with Sophie Robinson Channel 5 TV on Wednesday 26th January at 7.00pm. In this episode, Sophie Robinson faces the challenge of transforming the new home of the couple with dramatically different design tastes, and redoing a master […]

Cratus Communications Welcomes UK Cypriot Stephen Alambritis MBE

Cratus is pleased to welcome Stephen Alambritis MBE, former Leader of London Borough of Merton, to its growing list of associates. He brings extensive public sector experience in local government political circles and private sector exposure through the world of business representation. As Leader of Merton Council for ten years, Stephen has used an eye […]

UK Cypriot Antonis Eleftheriou awarded MBE in Queen’s New Year Honours

Cypriot Antonis Eleftheriou received an MBE in the Queens honours list 2022.  Antonis Eleftheriou from Larnaca is a  contract director of sovereign base areas for caterer Sodexo and recieved this honour  in recognition of his support of British Forces in Cyprus,  Born in London in 1971 from Cypriot parents. Father from Ayios Sergios Ammoxostou and […]

UK Cypriot actor Jamie Demetriou tells a story

I’ve been broody since I was only one-year-old. My biological clock started ticking almost straight away. Growing up in England I’ve lost a bit of my Greek-Cypriot essence, but it’s there in my obsessive use of lemon and olive oil, and in my desire to be a father from an early age.No matter how shit […]

One of the first UK Cypriot businesswomen celebrates her 90th birthday

Happy birthday to Katerina Paraschou from Yialoussa who celebrated her 90th birthday. Katerina was one of the first UK Cypriot women to run  business She came over in 1946 to join her Father who came in 1936 and began work in the restaurant he owned in Grays Inn Road. She had two brothers and a […]

UK Cypriot Professor Kypros Nicolaides honoured by Greece

Professor Kypros Nicolaides honoured by Greece at the Annual Argo Awards. Eight distinguished figures of the Greek diaspora have been honored for excelling in their field and promoting Greece abroad at the third edition of the annual Argo Awards. Held under the auspices of President Katerina Sakellaropoulou, the event took place at the Pireos anex […]

UK Cypriot George Michael finally has a headstone marking his grave

George Michael finally has a headstone marking his grave, five years after the pop music legend died. His memorial at London’s Highgate Cemetery is now inscribed with the Englishman’s birth name, Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou, The Sun reported. “George’s grave was left unmarked over fears it would become a morbid tourist attraction,” a source told the paper. “But […]

Canadian Cypriot Christina Loucas is an inspiration to us all

When Christina Loucas first started researching traditional Cypriot foods and flavours for a cookbook, she hoped to preserve a slice of her family’s history along with the generations-old recipes, and Cyprus Cuisine absolutely accomplishes that—but it’s also so much more. The cookbook, published earlier this year, is a love letter to the food she grew up with, the […]