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Thursday, 14 December 2017

Tuesday, 5 December 2017

O'Vrakas Taverna - Xmas & New Year Events

Forces Mutual - Win £2000

All that entries need to do is click on the link and enter their details to be in with a chance to win one of our daily spot prizes and the top prize of £2000.

(There is  an option to opt out of any future marketing emails & as a business we do not sell our clients data on to any third parties!)

When selecting an advisor, please select Jennifer Grayson, our local advisor in Akrotiri.

Marriage Course

WSBA Co-ordinator Carolyn Aggar

Christmas Gifts - Cessac Store

Monday, 4 December 2017

Housing Office Closure

Please note that Housing Office will be closed on Wednesday 6th December from 1100 - 1300 due to a Town Hall Brief.

Passes & Permits Christmas Opening Times

BFBS Box - Office Hours

Please find below Christmas opening times for BFBS Akrotiri DTH office. 

Close     10:30 Friday       22nd December 2017
Re-open 09:00 Thursday 28th December 2017

New Year
Close 12:00 Friday         29th December 2017
Re-open 09:00 Tuesday   2nd January 2018

Monday, 27 November 2017

Platea Tavern - Little Eagle Tribute Duo

Barc Cash Bingo

Raffle Tickets Available in the HIVE Now

Look what you could win at this year's RAF Akrotiri Christmas Fayre! Raffle tickets are €2.50 each and can be bought from Akrotiri HIVE and BFBS

Adult Swmming Lessons - Akrotiri Swimming Pool

Every Monday evening at 1830hrs... Adult swim lessons and stroke improvement. Get down to help develop your swimming and be more confident in the water. All abilities welcome.

Library - Christmas Storytime 11th December

Friday, 24 November 2017

Old Black Dustbin Collection


Black Dustbin Removal

All black dustbins not required large or small are being collected on 29 and 30 November 17. 

All householders are requested to leave all black dustbins not required at the gate to the property ready for collection.

Anyone wishing to keep any Black Bins will need to keep them secure over the two days in a closed area as any left out will be collected and returned to stores. 

No Green or Blue wheelie bins will be collected

Any Metal Bins  ( hot ash bins)  no required can also be left in the same area and they will be collected  They will be collected if left out.

Any bins that you require collecting must be empty.

Sponsor: OC GD & CMT

K1 Triathlon Club - 26th November 2017

Akrotiri School PTA Christmas Fayre

Adult Riding Lessons Akrotiri

Youth Forum Christmas Grotto Cafe

Kids PJ Party at Moms Bar

Thursday, 16 November 2017

Intimidation on Base

Notice from GD Flight

If you find yourself or a member of your family in a situation that makes you feel intimidated or unsafe on or around Station, you are to contact Ground Ops on
00357 2527 6788 in the first instance.

Cinema November - change to the 24th November Justice League Showing now in 2D

A very slight change to the upcoming schedule for the Astra Cinema Akrotiri.
They will now be screening Justice League in 2D on Friday 24th Nov.  not 3D.

Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Tuesday, 14 November 2017

Job Vacancy - Early Years Unqualified Casual Standby

Pop into the HIVE or refer to this weeks Job Vacancy email from the HIVE for more information.

Nasal Flu Vaccination Akrotiri

Dear Parent,

A letter will be coming out to parents of children who are eligible for the nasal flu vaccination with a DOB of 1.9.12 -  31.8.15.

Older eligible children in school yrs 1-4 will be organised separately.

  • Letters will be coming out through Foundation Stage for FS1 & 2 age children.

  • Younger children’s letters will be sent to your unit/postal address.

Please note this year we are NOT able to do this clinic in the FS Hall - it will be held instead in HANG 10.

Friday 24th November -  Hang 10  drop in between 0730 -1400


Immunisation Clinic on Thursdays :  Tel 25275832 for an appointment.

Practice Nurse in |Med Centre - Tel 25276553 for an appointment

During the Pre school boosters given in November & Dec

Many Thanks

Clare Henderson, SSAFA Health Visitor

Thursday, 9 November 2017

Station Commander Forum - Date changed to 22nd November

Station Commander Forum

The Station Commander would like to meet you!

This informal event is for Dependents  and is an  opportunity to listen to his vision for Akrotiri and for you to ask questions.

There will be 2 Meet and Greet Events both on the 22nd November 2017
1030- 1200  and 1900 - 2100

Both events with include refreshments

Operation Christmas Child - Boxes Now in the HIVE

Christmas Shopping In The Akrotiri HIVE

Monday, 6 November 2017

Tuesday, 31 October 2017

Military Wives Choir Pledge

Help Akrotiri Military Wives Choir to remember them
Akrotir Military Wives Choir is looking to release a new album to commemorate the centenary of the end of World War 1, singing alongside 73 other Military Wives Choirs across the UK and overseas, but they need support to make it happen.
Fierce heroism from the troops at the Front in 1914 was matched by the country’s women who raised children alone, nursed, and worked tirelessly despite the loss of loved ones. The Military Wives Choirs are stepping up to tell the story of these women like no one else can, as it is theirs.
Through the site Pledge Music, choir members are asking the public to pre-order the album now to allow them to get into the recording studio early next year. The commemorative album will feature four brand new songs written specially for the Military Wives Choirs by prestigious composers in the pop, film and classical worlds around the themes of remembrance, patriotism and military life, as well as music from past and present referencing World War 1 marching songs and iconic service marches.
With over 70 choirs in British military bases across the UK and overseas, the Military Wives Choirs is a charity that brings women in the military community together through singing. Being part of a Military Wives Choir makes a positive difference to women’s lives by improving well-being, building friendships and developing skills.
To support the Akrotiri Military Wives Choir in this project, visit If pledgers select to pay by card, no money will be taken until the album is released next year.
Further information on how to pledge or join our choir can be found:
Facebook: Akrotiri Military Wives Choir –AMWC
Follow the Military Wives Choirs on Twitter @MWChoirs and @AkrotiriMWC

Episkopi Garrison Gun Club

Thursday, 26 October 2017

Wednesday, 25 October 2017

Job Vacancy


Job vacancy available at the Akrotiri Riding Club:

Monday's 6am- 10am, 2.30pm-5pm

Must be hardworking and physical fitness is very important. Experience with horses is preferred but not necessary.
Job title- Groom 

Job Description 

Feeding horses, mucking out, cleaning and filling water buckets, filling Hay nets and putting them out for the horses, putting rugs on/ off all horses.

This is done twice a day AM & PM.

You will receive training/ shadow sessions.

For more information contact Akrotiri  Riding Club

ssafa - Drop in Sessions

Friday, 20 October 2017

Dick Whittington Panto at Akrotiri 6th Dec.


British Forces Foundation (BFF)  Free Pantomime 

There will be 3 showings at the Astra Cinema on Wednesday 6th December of Dick Whittington

1500hrs  Family Show
1830hrs  Parental Guidance Show
2100hrs  Op Shader/903 EAW/DcD personnel

The show is free, but please contact the HIVE to add your name to the guest list so that the organisers of the show are aware of numbers attending each performance.