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Homatino Ceramics: When making something with our hands, we connect to others

We are Efcharis and Nikos, the creators behind Homatino Ceramics Workshop. A workshop that got its name from the etymology of the word ‘homatino’ which means made of fine-grained earth (soil) or clay. We chose this name bearing in mind who we really are. A local workshop which chooses to remain true to tradition, crafting […]

January 11th, 2021 | Posted in UK News | Read More »

Ian Ogle: Man charged with Belfast murder

A man is to appear in court on Friday charged with the murder of Ian Ogle in January. The 40-year-old man was charged by detectives from the PSNI’s Serious Crime Branch. He is also being reported to the Public Prosecution Service (PPS) for attempted intimidation. Ian Ogle, 45, died after he was stabbed and beaten in […]

May 10th, 2019 | Posted in UK News | Read More »

School break times ‘cut short to cram in more lessons’

School break times have been getting shorter over the past two decades, as teachers try to pack more lessons into the day, a long-term study suggests. Infants in England had 45 minutes less break time a week than in 1995, the University College London team found. Secondary pupils had lost 65 minutes over the same […]

May 10th, 2019 | Posted in UK News | Read More »

Gun fired at Ilford Seven Kings mosque

A gun was fired outside a mosque in east London during Ramadan prayers. Police were called to reports of a man with a firearm entering the Seven Kings Masjid in Ilford on Thursday night. Worshippers ushered him out of the building and a gunshot – thought to have come from a “blank-firing handgun” – was […]

May 10th, 2019 | Posted in UK News | Read More »

Emergency services radio system ‘£3.1bn over budget’

A replacement for how Britain’s emergency services communicate is set to go over budget by at least £3.1bn, a spending watchdog has warned. The Home Office has already delayed switching off the existing system by three years to 2022. But the National Audit Office (NAO) has raised doubts about whether the project will be ready […]

May 10th, 2019 | Posted in UK News | Read More »

Lindos Imperial Resort & Spa

is situated in a stunning beachfront location overlooking the Aegean Sea. It is ideal, both for relaxing family vacations and for interesting escapes, with multiple choices for recreational activities. All the rooms are spacious, bright and fully equipped for a comfortable stay. Extensive facilities include four swimming pools, Water Park, mini club, gym and sports […]

May 31st, 2017 | Posted in UK News | Read More »

Explore the Aegean Sea with Hellenic Seaways

We welcome summer, the season that highlights the glory and the beauty of the Greek islands, calling us to enjoy the Mediterranean flavors and scents of the country. Explore the magnificent Aegean Sea, where Hellenic Seaways will travel you safely, comfortably, with high quality services to even more islands in new combined destinations. This year, […]

July 31st, 2015 | Posted in UK News | Read More »

SNP to table Scotland Bill amendment

The SNP are seeking more tax and welfare powers in the Scotland Bill while the UK government told the party to “stop talking and start doing”. Ahead of the Scotland Bill’s second reading on Monday, the SNP said the bill was “woefully lacking”. The Scottish Liberal Democrats described the party’s amendment to the bill as […]

June 7th, 2015 | Posted in Scotland,UK News | Read More »

Lord Mandelson: Labour’s huge Northern Powerhouse mistake

Lord Mandelson has criticised Labour for failing to come up with a credible strategy for decentralising power from London to northern England. The former business secretary said the lack of an alternative to Chancellor George Osborne’s Northern Powerhouse was a “huge political mistake”. He said Labour did not have election policies to “rebalance both the […]

June 7th, 2015 | Posted in England,UK News | Read More »

Charles Kennedy died of ‘haemorrhage linked to alcoholism’

Former Lib Dem leader Charles Kennedy died of a major haemorrhage linked to alcoholism, his family have said. Mr Kennedy, who led the party between 1999 and 2006, died at his home in Fort William on Monday aged 55. Following a post-mortem examination, his family issued a statement saying his unexpected death was “a consequence […]

June 6th, 2015 | Posted in Scotland,UK News | Read More »