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Parents Fined by Manchester School After Taking Son to Crete Wedding

A mother from Manchester has been fined £120 after she took her son to Greece during the school term time, so he could attend...

Medical Tourism an Important Source of Revenue for Greece

The International Health Tourism Center (IHTC) is organising a conference on medical tourism with focus on the exchange of know-how, synergies and promotion of...

London’s Stansted Airport Welcomes First “Air Mediterranean” Flight from Athens

London Stansted Airport welcomed its latest airline, as Greek carrier Air Mediterranean’s inaugural flight touched down from Athens. The service is the airline’s first UK...

Kickboxing World Champion Kallia Kourouni (aka Pink Tyson) in UK Boxing Debut

Kallia Kourouni, the 26-year-old kickboxing World champion from Sparta; also known as Pink Tyson, will be headlining an action packed show on Friday 24th November...

Former Estonian President Frustrated with Greek Bailout Programme

Former Estonian president, Toomas Hendrik Ilves, claimed his country showed “responsibility and dedication” towards the European Union during the time of the Greek crisis...

From Peloponnese to Norwich: A Brit’s Epic Bicycle Ride for Health Awareness

It has taken 30 years, but a Norwich man is attempting an epic 2,000-mile return bike ride from Greece to Norfolk. Paul Strong, 55,...

Looted Greek Antiquities Allegedly on Sale at London Art Fair

Looted Greek antiquities are allegedly on sale at London Frieze Masters art fair, according to The Guardian. Cambridge-based forensic archaeologist Christos Tsirogiannis, an expert on...

EU: Directives Don’t Apply to Parthenon Marbles Return After Brexit

EU education and culture commissioner Tibor Navracsics said that the bloc's directives on the repatriation of national treasures, apply in cases dating from 1993...

Germany Renews Border Checks with Greece, Austria

Germany has extended border checks for another six months, the federal interior ministry said Thursday. The internal borders controls will be limited to the German-Austrian...

British Tennis Player Reveals Match-Fixing Offer at Greek Tournament

British tennis player Oliver Golding has shed light on a match fixing offer that he once received worth £1,794 during a tournament in Greece. The former US...