News Local Prince William and Kate Middleton arrive in Cyprus (pictures+videos)

Prince William and Kate Middleton arrive in Cyprus (pictures+videos)

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrived in Akrotiri shortly after 2 pm on Wednesday.

The couple will show their support for military personnel who will be spending the festive season away from their families.

The Duke and Duchess will officially open the Oasis Centre at RAF Akrotiri in Cyprus, which is a new relaxation area for personnel when they aren’t on shift.

On Tuesday the royal couple hosted a Christmas party supported by Poppy Legion in London for families and children of deployed personnel from RAF Coningsby and RAF Marham serving in Cyprus.

 

Read more:

https://in-cyprus.com/news/local/prince-william-kate-middleton-to-visit-akrotiri-today/

Top Stories

No deaths for 3rd consecutive day, slight drop in new cases

  No deaths for a third day running and 243 new cases were recorded in Cyprus today, a drop in number in comparison to yesterday's...

Where to get a rapid test on Sunday 28 February

  Aiming at the continuous surveillance of the community and the workplaces, the free programmes of rapid antigen testing of the general population and employees...

Illegal sale of Salamis marble on Ebay stopped

  A Russian man attempted to sell a piece of marble from the ancient Salamis archaeological site in the occupied territories, obtained through smugglers. The Ebay...

Government guided by science on covid, not politics, Presidency says

  The government is always guided by scientific evidence on covid policies, not political expediences, said Director of President Anastasiades' press office Victoras Papadopoulos,  in...

Turkey supports two-state ‘vision’ Erdogan tells Tatar

  Ankara continues to steadfastly support a two state 'vision' for the settlement of the Cyprus issue, based on the so-called 'equality of sovereignty' and...

Taste

Squash soup

Ingredients: 1 kg pumpkin, cut into small cubes, approximately 5 cups 2 medium (400g) sweet potatoes, cut into cubes, approximately 2 ½ cups 1 chopped leek, only...

Mezedes

No visit to Cyprus is complete without enjoying the traditional meal of many small dishes known as ‘meze’. This large feast, which has been a...

Prawns with fried cheese, barley shaped pasta

Put the barley shaped pasta into a small pan with salted water, bring to a boil and when tender, drain. Peal the prawns leaving...

Salmon and shrimp sheftalies

Mix all ingredients for tabbouli in a bowl and keep to one side so flavours can combine. Prepare the sheftalies: wash and soak the casing...