Sunday, 23 July 2017

Cyprus 1974 Remembrance Event in London on 20 July 2017 by Famagusta Association of GB

The Famagusta Association of Great Britain
under the auspices of the National federation of Cypriots in the UK

organised an event on 20 July 2017 at the Adelfodita centre London N12, in remembrance of the tragic events that took place in Cyprus in July / August 1974 during which we were forced to leave our home town Famagusta.

The event was attended by some 200 friends of Famagusta, including several dignitaries.

        The program included patriotic music and poems performed by excellent artists from our Community and it was followed by a reception.

Tuesday, 1 November 2016

DINNER &DANCE 23 October 2016

The Famagusta Association of Great Britain had its annual Dinner and Dance on Sunday 23 October 2016 at the Penridge banqueting Suite.

It was a very successful event. It was attended by 250+ members and friends of Famagusta Association of GB, including the following dignitaries:

The High Commissioner of Cyprus to the UK, Mr Evripides Evriviades.
The Leader of the Labor party and Her Majestys Opposition at the British Parliament, Mr Jeremy Corbyn.
Mrs Emily Thornbery MP Shadow foreign secretary.

The President of the POMAK the Global Federation of Cypriots, Mr Andreas Papaevripides, who is also the president DYSI GB

The President of the Federation of Cypriots UK, Mr Christos Karaolis.
The President of AKEL GB represented today by George Michaelides
The President of DIKO uk Mr Michalis Ellinas
The Deputy President of EDEK uk Mr George Kouttoukis
The Coordinator of Lobby for Cyprus Mr Theo Theodorou.
Representatives of local Cypriot community associations.

The President of the Cyprus Parliament, Mr Dimitris Syllouris, and the Cyprus Government spokesman, Mr Nikos Christodoulides, were planning to be attend, but they had to change their plans due to unforeseen circumstances. So , they sent their respective Greetings.

Both of them, in different words, they express their appreciation to the work the Famagusta Association of GB is doing in order to keep the flame for the Return of Famagusta alive. The lobbying that is done by Cypriots in Diaspora is essential for the gathering of International political support for a just solution of the Cyprus issue.

We a had a great entertainment program with distinguished musicians taking part including the Legendary musician of Famagusta Mr Stelios Hiotis. Stelio you are welcomed. Our thanks to the ELYSEE Restorant for arranging for Stelios to come over from Cyprus for he weekend. Also, we had the famous Cyprus based musician Fani. Our own local singer Evdokia, also the bouzouki maestro Andreas Shiakolas and his orchestra.

Saturday, 20 June 2015

Famagusta Association of Great Britain .. TAKIS YIAPANIS IS NOT WITH US ANY MORE

The Famagusta Association of Great Britain is poorer today after the sudden loss of TAKIS YIAPANIS one of our active members of the executive committee. Our condolences to Chrysanthi Yiapanis and her family . Now he is liberated of his earthly body, he will become a guardian of our City until we return....R.I.P. Both Takis and Chrysanthi Yiapanis have been long standing active executive members of our Associasion. the funeral will take place on Wednesday 8th July at St. Ekaterini's church Whetstone

Friday, 29 May 2015

The Famagusta Association of Great Britain is organizing 

               a Social gathering: 

  • Souvla 
  • Live music by Nikos Savvides and George Gregoriou 
  • Dancing
  • Photo exhibition
Date and Time: Saturday 13 June 2015 at 7.30 pm
Venue: The Adelfodita centre, Britannia Road, North Finchley,
       London N12 9RU
Ticket price: £25 per person

For info and bookings, please telephone:
07803 276619 Emilia; 07943 198198 Costas G; 0774 2648737 Andreas

Monday, 11 August 2014

DINNER & DANCE on 18 October 2014 at 7.30 pm


Invite you to an Annual  DINNER & DANCE on  18 October 2014 at 7.30 pm

At  TRIOS Banqueting Suite 248 Green Lanes • Palmers Green • London N13 6TU •

3 Course Dinner

Live Music and Entertainment by the Famagusta AIRR Band
Andy Christofi (Aristocats) • Themis Themistocleous (Isadoras) Nikos Savvides (The Rocks) • Chris Georgiades (The Rocks)

Tickets £30

For information and Reservations call: Emelia Zanettou - 07803 276619 •  Costas Georgiou - 07943 198198 Andreas Louca - 07742 648737 or email to :

Thursday, 27 March 2014

The photo exhibition of the occupied Famagusta at the Hellenic Centre in London - Wednesday 2nd April 2014

The Famagusta Association UK has the honour to invite you,

To the photo exhibition for the occupied Famagusta. The program for the event includes greeting from the President of our Association Dr. Vassilis Mavrou and speech by the Mayor of our city Mr. Alexis Galanos. There will also be a screening of a short film.    

The end of the screening will be followed by a reception. The exhibition will be held on 2 April 2014 at the Hellenic Centre (16-18 Paddington Street, London W1U 5AS) at 7:00 pm.

Your presence will be highly appreciated, and will strengthen our efforts for the return of our city and its harbour to its rightful inhabitants under the legitimate government of Cyprus.
The Board of the Famagusta Association of Great Britain
Supported by the Hellenic Centre

Telephone: 0208 4414 123 – 0207 2638 100  Fax: 0208 4417 114