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by memory man
Mon Jul 22, 2024 8:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Kato Paphos webcam
Replies: 26
Views: 2399

Re: Kato Paphos webcam

Webcam seems to be fixed now.
by memory man
Mon Jul 22, 2024 5:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Breaking: Chlorine gas leak rocks Paphos hotel, injuries reported
Replies: 0
Views: 285

Breaking: Chlorine gas leak rocks Paphos hotel, injuries reported

An explosion has occurred at a hotel within the Paphos district, injuring some people. According to philenews sources, ambulances have been dispatched to the scene, and at least eight individuals, some of them minors, have already been rushed to the hospital with burn injuries. Several more are repo...
by memory man
Sun Jul 21, 2024 10:29 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: What it really costs to move to Cyprus: You'll get tax benefits, a much cheaper cost of living and more affordable prope
Replies: 1
Views: 525

What it really costs to move to Cyprus: You'll get tax benefits, a much cheaper cost of living and more affordable prope

For many years, Sue and Allan Griffiths thought they might retire to Spain. Summer after summer they returned to the south-eastern region of Murcia on holiday and dreamed of living there permanently. But in 2022, they pivoted to Cyprus and ended up moving to the village of Xylofagou last year. 'Afte...
by memory man
Fri Jul 19, 2024 1:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Global IT outage affecting Cyprus; no flight disruptions so far
Replies: 5
Views: 657

Global IT outage affecting Cyprus; no flight disruptions so far

A widespread IT outage that has disrupted major institutions and services globally has also hit Cyprus. The Cyprus Telecommunication Authority (CYTA) on Friday morning announced that the outage has affected its call centres, stores and digital channels. “The provision of our products and services is...
by memory man
Mon Jul 15, 2024 11:26 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Donald Trump shooting
Replies: 12
Views: 1347

Re: Donald Trump shooting

The police and security people have a lot to answer for. Video of moments leading up to Trump’s assassination attempt A new video has emerged, capturing the moments leading up to the assassination attempt on former US President Donald Trump in the early hours of Sunday morning in Pennsylvania.... ht...
by memory man
Sat Jul 13, 2024 1:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Computer SOS
Replies: 2
Views: 550

Re: Computer SOS

Are you sure you're old enough to retire? I doubt it. :lol: :lol:

Best wishes for the future. :D
by memory man
Wed Jul 10, 2024 8:50 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Earthquake struck Cyprus
Replies: 0
Views: 680

Earthquake struck Cyprus

A magnitude 3.2 earthquake struck Cyprus in Tuesday evening, according to initial reports from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre.

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by memory man
Fri Jul 05, 2024 12:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: No water in our part of Chloraka
Replies: 11
Views: 1109

Re: No water in our part of Chloraka

Kili01 wrote: Fri Jul 05, 2024 11:08 am Saw this info in the Cyprus Mail.
Do you have a link to your source re. Hose pipe ban?
by memory man
Thu Jul 04, 2024 1:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Man shot and killed in Peyia, suspect in custody
Replies: 1
Views: 802

Man shot and killed in Peyia, suspect in custody

Police are investigating a premeditated murder case in Peyia involving the death of 43-year-old Stylianos Stylianou. A 50-year-old man, the victim’s brother-in-law, has been arrested in connection with the incident. According to a police statement, officers received a report of gunfire at a house in...
by memory man
Mon Jun 24, 2024 6:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Israeli media report 4 locations for potential Hezbollah attack in Cyprus
Replies: 5
Views: 892

Israeli media report 4 locations for potential Hezbollah attack in Cyprus

An Israeli media outlet on Monday had listed four locations that Hezbollah could attack in Cyprus, should the country actively support Israeli military strikes in Gaza conflict. According to an article published on Mako, which belongs to the Keshet Media Group, and written by Assaf Rosenzweig, if Cy...
by memory man
Sun Jun 23, 2024 4:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Bottle caps, new EU directive
Replies: 8
Views: 764

Bottle caps, new EU directive

Why did Europe change bottle caps? It is mandatory for all EU countries to remove loose caps by July for plastic drinks bottles up to three litres. This is part of an EU directive announced in 2018 that aims to reduce single-use plastic waste. The loose caps have been banned as part of a larger pla...
by memory man
Wed Jun 19, 2024 3:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: knickerbocker glory
Replies: 6
Views: 700

knickerbocker glory

Does anyone know where I can get something like this?

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by memory man
Sun Jun 16, 2024 3:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Woman dead after quadbike accident ( Peyia )
Replies: 0
Views: 856

Woman dead after quadbike accident ( Peyia )

A 49-year-old woman died on Sunday after being involved in a quadbike accident in the Paphos district village of Peyia. The woman was riding a quadbike on a country road at around midday when it veered off the road and fell into a ravine which is around a metre in depth. Her passenger, a 60-year-old...
by memory man
Fri Jun 14, 2024 12:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Paphos woman dead in daylight murder case; husband in hospital
Replies: 0
Views: 856

Paphos woman dead in daylight murder case; husband in hospital

Police are investigating a suspected femicide in Tremithousa, Paphos that took place on Friday morning.

Initial reports suggest a husband may have stabbed his wife during a fight.

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by memory man
Mon Jun 10, 2024 6:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Dog Friendly Restaurants ??
Replies: 4
Views: 395

Re: Dog Friendly Restaurants ??

'Sentiero by the Sea' gets my vote as a dog friendly restayrant,
by memory man
Mon Jun 10, 2024 9:06 am
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: Furniture disposal
Replies: 3
Views: 330

Re: Furniture disposal

If its in good/reasonable condition, phone 1 of the charity shops eg PAWS in Chlorakas
and they might collect it.
by memory man
Mon Jun 10, 2024 8:34 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Phedonos re-elected as Paphos mayor
Replies: 0
Views: 1103

Phedonos re-elected as Paphos mayor

Phedonas Phedonos was re-elected as Paphos mayor on Sunday, seeing off a challenge from Diko-backed Evros Loizides. Phedonos won just over 60 per cent of the vote on a high turnout of around 75 per cent. His victory will take his time in office past the ten-year mark, having first been elected in 20...
by memory man
Fri Jun 07, 2024 10:41 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: PM apologises for leaving D-Day commemorations early
Replies: 1
Views: 254

PM apologises for leaving D-Day commemorations early

I never had much time for Sunak as PM before.

But, now, I've lost all respect for him.

https://www.bbc.com/news/articles/c722zv2myjro
by memory man
Thu Jun 06, 2024 3:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area
Topic: D Day
Replies: 17
Views: 1085

Re: D Day

The coverage on BBC1 was excellent.
It was well presented and very moving at times.

Well worth a viewing in catch-up.