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Aug 18

Theresa May calls on Greek expats to stay in the UK

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has voiced her gratitude to the tens of thousands of Greeks who have chosen Britain as their new home, asking them to remain in her...
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Aug 18

PM meeting with Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras of Greece: 26 June 2018

A Downing Street spokesperson said: This afternoon the Prime Minister welcomed Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras of Greece to Downing Street for the first time. The Prime Minister noted that the...
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Aug 18

A “no-deal” Brexit bad for Greece too: UK Minister

The United Kingdom’s Minister of State at the Department for Exiting the EU, said that a “no -deal” Brexit would be detrimental to the EU and its member states too....
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Aug 18

Greece fires: UK Government issues advice to British tourists as wildfires kill 74 people

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) said most visits to the country - a popular destination for tourists from the UK - will not be affected by the wildfires which...
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Jun 18

Only Estonia, Greece and UK hit Nato spending target

Only three EU countries, Estonia (2.4 percent), Greece (2.1 percent) and UK (2.0 percent), meet Nato's target of spending at least two percent of GDP on defence, 2016 figures released...
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Jun 18

Prince Charles and Camilla set a Landmark recent visit to Greece

Britain's Prince Charles and his wife Camilla on Wednesday (May 9) began their first joint official visit to Greece, a country of mixed feelings for the British royal family. "The...
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Jun 18

Nusrat Ghani MP & Maritime Minister visits Greece

Nusrat Ghani MP and Maritime Minister for the UK visited the Posidonia Conference in Greece, to highlight the strong UK-Greek ties in shipping that spans over a long history- and...
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Oct 17

CFG Celebrates two years at Conservative Party Conference

Monday 2nd October 2017: Conservative Friends of Greece The Conservative Friends of Greece group held their second party conference event, this year in Manchester. The event marks two years since...
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Oct 17

Πραγματοποιήθηκε η 2η εκδήλωση του συλλόγου Ελλήνων φίλων του Συντηρητικού κόμματος

Ο σύλλογος Ελλήνων φίλων του Συντηρητικού κόμματος της Βρετανίας πραγματοποίησε για δεύτερη συνεχή χρονιά συνδιάσκεψη. Η εκδήλωση πραγματοποιήθηκε φέτος στο Μάντσεστερ, δύο χρόνια μετά την ίδρυση του συλλόγου, που από...
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Jun 17

CFG welcomes New Democracy Leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis in London

Last month the Conservative Friends of Greece group welcomed the Greek leader of the opposition, and Conservative counterpart Kyriakos Mitsotakis in London. During the meeting a number of matters were...
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May 17

CFG are backing Alberto Costa for South Leicestershire

CFG are backing Alberto Costa for South Leicestershire. Having been re-selected as the Conservative candidate for South Leicestershire for the 8th June 2017 British General Election. During his two years...
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May 17

CFGreece are backing Joy Morrissey for Ealing Central & Acton

Conservative Friends of Greece are backing the Conservative candidate for Ealing Central and Acton Joy Morrissey. Joy is by far the best person to represent the interests of Ealing Central...
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Apr 17

Foreign Secretary on first official visit to Greece

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson described Greece as “an important partner for the UK”, as he arrived in Greece on a two-day visit for meetings with his counterpart Nikos Kotzias...
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Mar 17

Conservative Friends of Greece bringing U.K.- Greek parliamentary delegations together

Tuesday 1st of March saw the formal meeting between members of the British and Greek Parliaments which included members of the Conservative Party and New Democracy (ND) leadership. The event...
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Feb 17

CFGreece campaigning with Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, for the last day of Stoke and Copeland by-election’s

Today saw Conservative Friends of Greece (CFG) members help with the last day of campaigning for the Stoke and Copeland by-elections, whilst campaigning alongside Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson. The evening...
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Feb 17

Conservative Friends of Greece campaign with PM Theresa May ahead of Copeland and Stoke by-elections

Yesterday saw Conservative Friends of Greece (CFG) members help with the Stoke and Copeland by-elections, whilst campaigning alongside PM Theresa May. The evening saw a number of CFG members come...
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Feb 17

Conservative Friends of Greece Delegation to the US

Conservative Friends of Greece Deputy Chairman George Hadjipavlis attended the US for a series of meetings with Senior Greek officials, including Congressman Gus Bilirakis - Co-Chair of the Congressional Caucus...
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Feb 17

Conservative Friends of Greece members Campaign for Stoke-on-Trent by-election

Last Saturday saw Conservative Friends of Greece members take a trip to Stoke-on-Trent to help with the by-election taking place. Our group spent the day campaigning with Jack, in the...
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Jan 17

Theresa May telephone call with Greek counterpart Alexis Tsipras

British Prime Minister Theresa May reiterated her government’s commitment to assisting the Cyprus settlement process in any way possible during a telephone call with her Greek counterpart Alexis Tsipras on...
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Jan 17

Prime Minister David Cameron and Alexis Tsipras meet in Brussels

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras had a meeting with his British counterpart David Cameron in Brussels on Thursday, on the sidelines of the EU summit. According to Greek government sources, Cameron...
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Jan 17

Foreign Minister’s Kotzias, Johnson discuss guarantees and troop withdrawal from Cyprus

The abolition of guarantees as well as the procedure and the method of the withdrawal of foreign troops from Cyprus were at the center of a meeting between Foreign Minister...
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Jan 17

CFGreece Campaign for West Midlands Mayoral candidate Andy Street

Members of the Greek and Cypriot community yesterday turned up to Conservative Party HQ in support of Andy Street, the Conservative Mayoral candidate for the West Midlands. A proud Brummie,...
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Jan 17

Epiphany 2016 in Margate

On Sunday, 10th January, the annual Feast of the Epiphany/Theophany was held in Margate at the Greek Orthodox church of St Michael  the Archangel in Westbrook.   Now in its 51st...
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Jan 17

Minister for Europe Sir Alan Duncan meets with Greek Shadow FM Giorgos Koumoutsakos

Turkey is the key player in the success or the failure of the ongoing talks on Cyprus, New Democracy’s Shadow Foreign Minister Giorgos Koumoutsakos told British Minister of State for...
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Jan 17

Minister for Europe Sir Alan Duncan, visits Greece to support the ongoing Cyprus negotiations.

The minister’s visit to Turkey and Greece is part of the UK’s ongoing support for the Cypriot-led settlement talks. During his visit, Sir Alan Duncan will meet Turkish Prime Minister...
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Nov 16

CF Greece celebrates first party conference reception

The Conservative Friends of Greece group having formally launched earlier in the year, has held it’s first formal event at this years Conservative party conference. The event was hosted by...
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