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Tuesday, 22 May 2018

Job Opportunities in CESSAC Cafe, UNPA.



The Full Pint Homebrew Festival 09/06/18



Cyprus Classic Car Festival 03/06/18.

After the success of the first CLASSIC CAR FESTIVAL, we are returning dynamically with our second festival. If you are a friend of the classic car and motorcycle then come with us at the Classic Car Festival 2018 where you will have the chance to ride your classic car on the track. You will also have the opportunity to admire a plethora of classic vehicles and take part in the lottery for many gifts. There will also be radio live link , special kart prices during the festival, photo exhibition of old cars and more!

Prices for the festival will be reduced to 30 euros per car and 10 per motorcycle. (The price includes the fee for the track and timing)

During the festival there will be "love" tours where you will be able to co-drive in one of the available classic cars and enjoy your ride. All revenue will be available for charity.

(Entries only with pre-sale!)

The entrance fee for the public will be 5 euros. (Free for under 12s).

All classic 50s 60s and 70s are welcome.

For more information and participation statements 
contact 99699362 - 96690719 or 
classiccarcyprus@outlook.com

We are waiting for you !!!

Interserve Help Desk Out of Hours Details

Please be aware that the Interserve Helpdesk will NOT be available on :

Monday 28th May UK Spring Bank Holiday & CY Whit Monday  &
Tuesday 29th May The Sovereign’s Birthday

Therefore, please call your Emergency requests to the Out of Hours number in your area as follows:

AKROTIRI                   2527 6788
AY NIC                         2395 7434
DHEKELIA                    99419628
NICOSIA                       99203865/99638407
EPISKOPI/TROODOS   2596 3914

However, you can always email your Routine requests to cyprus.helpdesk@interserve.mod.uk where they will be processed the next working day, 30th June.

Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Segway Station Nicosia Review.


I had the pleasure of having a Segway Tour of Nicosia with Andros @ Segway Station Cyprus.

The tour begins with a lesson on how to use a Segway. The space to the side of the premises provides a safe space to practice. The instructions were clear and easy to follow. We practised before the tour began to ensure everyone was comfortable and safe on the Segway. 

Andros then guided us out on to the road for our tour. The tour continues on both roads and footpaths

Nostalgia 80s Night, 18/05/18

For more information click here:

Recycling Rubbish Collection


All families on the BRS MQ patch are to note the next Recycling Rubbish Bin Collection date will take place on the following date:

Thursday 17th  May 2018.
Please note:

Recycling rubbish bin collection takes place every 2 weeks therefore please do not place your recycling rubbish outside until the previous evening of the date due for collection.

Major Power Outage on 22/5/18


WARNING! MAJOR POWER OUTAGE!
MAY 2018
FOR FURTHER INFO CONTACT PROM DEPT
99 638 407
THE FOLLOWING AREAS WILL BE WITHOUT
POWER FOR THIS PERIOD.
DISRUPTION TO ELECTRICAL SUPPLY - BRS NICOSIA – MAY 2018
To enable mandatory maintenance to be carried out on the HV/LV Switchgear at Distribution Substations (DSS) U, at BRS Nicosia, it will be necessary to isolate the Distribution Substation (DSS) U,  from all sources of electrical supply.
The proposed date and approximate timings of the electrical shutdowns and the buildings and areas affected are listed below.
TUESDAY  22 MAY 2018 – 08.30 HRS TO 13.30 HRS
DISTRIBUTION SUBSTATION (DSS) ‘U’ –
Bldg 1112 & 1117 (Forces Store Shop), 
Bldg 1170 (HQ BRITCON, WO & Sgts Mess), 
Bldg 1034 (St Columbus Church). 
5 No Water Boreholes


(A Generator will be provided for the Forces Store Shop for the duration of the Shutdown).

Wednesday, 9 May 2018

Pappagallo Clothing Printers/Embroiderers offering 10% Discount to Forces!

10% off for UN Personnel 

Nicosia Street Quest


Nicosia Street Quest Event 3

The 3rd NICOSIA STREET QUEST for 2018 will be held 

on 
Wednesday 
30th of May 2018

1845 hrs and 2115 hrs

WHERE: Registration, start and finish at Centre of Visual Arts and Research (CVAR), Ermou Street, Old Nicosia. 

WHEN: WEDNESDAY 30th MAY between 1845 hrs and 2115 hrs. 

WHAT TO BRING: A pen to write down your answers and €2 entry fee. A small torch. 

The second event of 2018 NICOSIA STREET QUEST series will be held, on WEDNESDAY 30th MAY, at CVAR. Registration opens at 1845 hrs and closes at 1945 hrs. Start times will be available any time between 1900 hrs and 2000 hrs. The course closes at 2115 hrs. Entry fees are €2 per person. Maps and question sheets will be provided at the start.

Your “Quest” is to navigate to up to 20 location points on the map of Nicosia (within the city walls) and answer a simple, non-cryptic question at each location (eg – what is the colour of the door at number 18? How many mannequins in the shop window?). Each question is worth either 10, 20 or 30 points. There also will be a BONUS Question worth 50 points. The time allowed is 60 minutes. There will be 5 penalty point for every minute late back. So make sure you are back within an hour from your start time!

You will need a pen to mark your answers on the question sheet. You are advised to wear comfortable walking/running shoes and light coloured clothing (ideally reflective) for extra visibility. A small torch may be useful to assist your eyesight when reading the map. Electronic timing will be used. Individuals and teams of up to four people will be permitted. Points will be shared equally among team members. Children under twelve must be accompanied by an adult. All participants take part at their own risk. The organsier’s decisions are final. For more information please check out our Facebook page or call 99413479.

We are very grateful to CVAR for permission to use their premises and hope everyone will stay behind afterwards for a social chat and try out the food and drink at Balthazar Café.